Top Gun - Special Collector's Edition (1986)
Front Cover Actor Back Cover
Tom Cruise Lt. Pete Mitchell
Anthony Edwards Lt. Nick Bradshaw
Whip Hubley
Michael Ironside Dick Wetherly
Val Kilmer Tom Kasanzky
Kelly McGillis Charlotte Blackwood
Adrian Pasdar
Tim Robbins Lt. (j.g.) Sam 'Merlin' Wells
Rick Rossovich Ron Kerner
Meg Ryan Carole
Tom Skerritt Cmdr. Mike Metcalf
John Stockwell Cougar
Barry Tubb Henry Ruth
Movie Details
Genre Action; Drama; Romance
Director Tony Scott
Producer Jerry Bruckheimer; Don Simpson
Writer Ehud Yonay; Jim Cash; Jack Epps, Jr.
Studio Paramount
Language English
Audience Rating PG (Parental Guidance Suggested)
Running Time 109 mins
Country USA
Color Color
IMDb Rating 6.5
Devil-may-care navy pilot Pete Mitchell (Tom Cruise) is sent to Miramar Naval Air Station for advanced training. Here he vies with Tom Kasansky (Val Kilmer) for the coveted "Top Gun" award. When not so occupied, Mitchell carries on a romance with civilian consultant Charlotte Blackwood (Kelly McGillis). Shaken up by the death of a friend, Mitchell loses the Top Gun honor to Kasansky. Worried that he may have lost his nerve, Mitchell is given a chance to redeem himself during a tense international crisis involving a crippled US vessel and a flock of predatory enemy planes. The story wasn't new in 1986, but Top Gun scored with audiences on the strength of its visuals, especially the vertigo-inducing aerial sequences. The film made more money than any other film in 1986 and even spawned a 1989 takeoff, Hot Shots. An Academy Award went to the Giogio Moroder-Tom Whitlock song "Take My Breath Away." — Hal Erickson
Personal Details
Seen It Yes
Index 319
Collection Status In Collection
Links All Movie Guide
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Product Details
Format DVD
Region Region 1
Screen Ratio Widescreen 2.35:1 Color (Anamorphic)
Layers Single side, Dual layer
UPC 097360563849
Release Date 12/14/2004
Subtitles English; Spanish
Packaging Keep Case
Audio Tracks ENGLISH: Dolby Digital 5.1 [CC]
ENGLISH: Dolby Digital Surround [CC]
FRENCH: Dolby Digital Surround
Nr of Disks/Tapes 2
Extra Features
Color Widescreen Dolby DTS Surround Sound