Maverick is officially the most successful film by actor Tom Cruise ever from Monday. The sequel to the action classic from 1986 has now attracted 570,000 visitors and raised 6.6 million euros. No film by Cruise has achieved this result, according to distributor Universal Pictures Netherlands.
The previous record holder is the sixth Mission: Impossible film Fallout, from 2018. Top Gun: Maverick also breaks all records worldwide. The film has now raised almost 900 million dollars.
Maverick now officially biggest Tom Cruise movie
The long-awaited sequel to Top Gun had its European premiere at the Cannes Film Festival last month. In Top Gun: Maverick, the rebellious pilot is given a special assignment by his old buddy Ice (Val Kilmer), now a general, to train a young batch of aviators for a very special and dangerous mission.
One of the young pilots is Bradley “Rooster” Bradshaw (Miles Teller), the son of Maverick’s late best friend Goose.