Top Gun: Maverick is a 2022 American action drama film directed by Joseph Kosinski

Maverick is written by Ehren Kruger, Eric Warren Singer and Christopher McQuarrie from a story by Peter Craig and Justin Marks.

The movie is a follow-up to the Top Gun movie from 1986.

Tom Cruise reprises his starring role as the naval aviator Maverick.

Top Gun: Maverick made nearly $1.5 billion at the box office.

Although Tom Cruise has portrayed a variety of roles throughout his career, his most recent director feels that just one of them most closely resembles the actor.

Release back in May of this year, Maverick has gone on to make over $1.48 billion worldwide.

Maverick become the 11th highest-grossing movie of all time.