About Top Gun
The Top Gun Naval Fighter Weapons School is where the best of the best train to refine their elite flying skills. When hotshot fighter pilot Maverick (Tom Cruise) is sent to the school, his reckless attitude and cocky demeanor put him at odds with the other pilots, especially the cool and collected Iceman (Val Kilmer). But Maverick isn't only competing to be the top fighter pilot, he's also fighting for the attention of his beautiful flight instructor, Charlotte Blackwood (Kelly McGillis).
Stansted Airport drive-in cinema 'will not distract pilots'
... They include Christmas classics Elf and Home Alone, as well as Dirty Dancing, Grease and Top Gun: Maverick...
Lost or stolen? The treasures missing from Scotland's museums
... The National Museum of Scotland reports that a flying suit, goggles and flight jacket were stolen in November 1986 - a robbery perhaps influenced by the fact the first Top Gun film came out just weeks before...
Simon & Schuster: Publisher to be sold for $1. 6bn
... It reported an overall loss after ad sales at its TV networks fell by 10% and the firm couldn t follow up with a film that was as big as Top Gun: Maverick last year...
Barbie film hits $1bn mark at global box office
... Just five other films have done so since the pandemic, including The Super Mario Brothers Movie earlier this year, Spider-Man: No Way Home, Top Gun: Maverick, Jurassic World Dominion and the Avatar sequel...
Barbie movie soundtrack expected to rule UK singles chart
... OneRepublic s I Ain t Worried was a breakout hit from last year s Top Gun Maverick; and Post Malone & Swae Lee s Sunflower (from Spider-Man: Into The Spiderverse) was a top three single in 2018...
Tom Cruise launches Mission: Impossible - Dead Reckoning at UK premiere
... Cruise s other film credits include Oblivion, Vanilla Sky, Collateral, Jerry Maguire, Top Gun and its sequel Top Gun: Maverick...
MTV awards: Hollywood stars stand with striking writers at pre-recorded ceremony
... " On the night, the event s top prize for best movie went to the slasher film Scream VI, while Tom Cruise was awarded best performance in a movie for Top Gun: Maverick...
Coronation concert: Katy Perry and Take That gear up to perform
... The concert will also feature pre-recorded video sketches from Top Gun star Tom Cruise, Dynasty actress Dame Joan Collins, adventurer Bear Grylls and singer Sir Tom Jones, who will recite little-known facts about the monarch...
Oscars ratings record 18. 7 million viewers, 12% higher than 2022
By Max MatzaBBC News
The 95th Academy Awards were watched by an average of 18. 7 million people in the US, a 12% increase over 2022, overnight figures show.
Market measuring firm Nielsen said preliminary ratings for this year's Oscars were the highest for any show since 2020.
But The Ceremony was the third-least watched since Nielsen began tracking.
The Oscars were viewed by 10. 4 million people in 2021 and 16. 6 million in 2022.
Sunday's show, which aired on US network ABC, was dominated by Everything Everywhere All at Once, which took home seven awards.
The scaled-back ceremony in 2021 was the least-watched Oscars of all time.
Organisers were buoyed by viewers on Social Media , which are not included in the early time-zone adjusted Nielsen numbers.
According to showbiz bible Variety, the 1998 Oscars ceremony (when Titanic won best picture) was The Most watched in history, drawing over 55 million viewers.
Source of news: bbc.com