Tom Cruise stars as Captain Pete “Maverick” Mitchell in Top Gun: Maverick. Photo: Paramount Pictures via TNS
Tom Cruise stars as Captain Pete “Maverick” Mitchell in Top Gun: Maverick. Photo: Paramount Pictures via TNS
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Top Gun heirs sue Paramount over Maverick sequel

  • An article by Ehud Yonay inspired the original 1986 Tom Cruise film, and the copyright reverted back to his family in January 2020
  • Top Gun: Maverick is this year’s biggest box office hit, generating US$291 million in North America and US$548.6 million globally in its first 10 days

Tom Cruise stars as Captain Pete “Maverick” Mitchell in Top Gun: Maverick. Photo: Paramount Pictures via TNS
Tom Cruise stars as Captain Pete “Maverick” Mitchell in Top Gun: Maverick. Photo: Paramount Pictures via TNS
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