Top Gun: Maverick is this summer’s vintage blockbuster

With the long-awaited "Top Gun" sequel hitting theaters in what might be the most anticipated blockbuster in years.

Maverick‘s launch will also be a career best for Tom Cruise as predicted by THR earlier this week.

Paramount and Skydance’s Top Gun- Maverick grossed a massive $51.8 million Friday including $19.3 million in previews.

The best Memorial Day opening of all time with projected three-day domestic haul of $123 million and $150 million for the four days.

Top Gun 2 is doing equally impressive business, considering it isn’t playing in either China or Russia.

The release of the long-awaited sequel to the iconic 1986 movie is poised to be a defining moment for box office recovery.

When the film came out in 1986, New Yorker film critic Pauline Kael had labeled it a "shiny homoerotic commercial.

The movie theory was based on two pillars: a half-naked Iceman getting very close to a half-naked Maverick during the locker room scenes to bitingly decry that he's "dangerous.