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Tom in Cruise control on Top Gun


IT’S 1986 another time as Tom Cruise donned the Aviators, a superbly becoming army bomber jacket and jumped on board a excessive powered motorcycle as filming continued on the extremely anticipated High Gun sequel.

Wondrously, the now 56-year-old Cruise didn’t look a day over 25 as he tore across the set on a 2,000 restricted version Kawasaki motorcycle as taking pictures on High Gun: Maverick progressed in California. (We are able to virtually hear Kenny Loggins’ Hazard Zone blasting within the background.)

Mav’s back! Tom Cruise suited up as his navy pilot character on the set of Top Gun in California. Picture: Backgrid

Mav’s again! Tom Cruise suited up as his navy pilot character on the set of High Gun in California. Image: BackgridSupply:BackGrid

It’s not the primary look we’ve had of the extra mature Mav; Cruise took to Twitter on Might 31 as filming kicked off, to submit a sneaky pic of himself in full flight gear, saying merely, “Day 1.”

The unique High Gun, after all, was a worldwide hit and propelled the then 24-year-old Cruise onto megastardom.

Cruise performed Lt. Pete “Maverick” Mitchell, a talented however unpredictable naval pilot with daddy points. Pre-ER star Anthony Edwards, sporting infinitely extra hair, starred as Mav’s doomed finest mate, Goose.

Who can forget this scene? Picture: Supplied

Who can overlook this scene? Image: EquippedSupply:Equipped

Val Kilmer was oily good as Mav’s rival, the perfectly-coiffed “Iceman”, and Kelly McGillis, who was in each good movie within the 1980s, was sensible as Charlie, the erratic pilot’s flight teacher and love curiosity.

And who might overlook certainly one of cinema’s biggest moments, when Cruise – in full naval gown whites – sang You’ve Misplaced That Lovin’ Feeling to a smirking McGillis? Cinematic gold, proper there.

Tom Cruise and Kelly McGillis both return for the Top Gun sequel. Picture: Supplied

Tom Cruise and Kelly McGillis each return for the High Gun sequel. Image: EquippedSupply:No Supply

In a boon for followers, Kilmer and McGillis will each return for the sequel.

Miles Teller ( Whiplash ) will play Goose’s son, Bradley, a pilot in training.

Glen Powell, Jennifer Connelly, Jon Hamm and Ed Harris spherical out the solid.

The volleyball scene has likely not been forgotten by anyone who loved the original. Picture: Supplied

The volleyball scene has probably not been forgotten by anybody who cherished the unique. Image: EquippedSupply:Equipped

The sequel has had just a few suits and begins, not least, tragically, after the unique movie’s director Tony Scott took his personal life in 2012.

Based on Deadline, the movie was initially scheduled for launch subsequent July but has been delayed until 2020 so filmmakers can spend extra time on the difficult flight scenes.

Tom Cruise and Val Kilmer will again go head to head in the sequel. Picture: Supplied

Tom Cruise and Val Kilmer will once more go face to face within the sequel. Image: EquippedSupply:Equipped

After just a few hiccups in recent times — the Oprah sofa controversy, the Katie Holmes marriage and er, Scientology — Cruise is again on prime type.

His most up-to-date flick, Mission Inconceivable: Fallout, hasgrossed .1 billion worldwide to date.

We’re happy he’s back. Picture: AP

We’re completely happy he’s again. Image: APSupply:Equipped

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