Top Gun
Top gun
Directed By
Tony Scott
Written By
Jim Cash
Jack Epps, Jr.
Tom Cruise, Kelly McGillis, Val Kilmer, Anthony Edwards, Tom Skerritt, Michael Ironside, Meg Ryan, Rick Rossovich, Whip Hubley, James Tolkan
Distributed By
Release Date
May 16, 1986
110 minutes
Rating PG-13


In Top Gun, Tom Cruise plays Lieutenant Pete "Maverick" Mitchell, a young Naval aviator aboard the aircraft carrier USS Enterprise. He and his Radar Intercept Officer (RIO) Nick "Goose" Bradshaw are given the chance to train at the Navy's Fighter Weapons School. While training, Maverick experiences romance with a female instructor, a tragic death of a close friend in a fatal training accident followed by his overcoming a crisis of confidence and survivor guilt, and the shooting down of several enemy aircraft of unlisted nationality in a dangerous "dogfight".


  • Tom Cruise as LT Pete "Maverick" Mitchell
  • Anthony Edwards as LTJG Nick "Goose" Bradshaw
  • Kelly McGillis as Charlotte "Charlie" Blackwood
  • Meg Ryan as Carol Bradshaw
  • Val Kilmer as LT Tom "Iceman" Kazansky
  • Rick Rossovich as LTJG Ron "Slider" Kerner
  • Tom Skerritt as CDR Mike "Viper" Metcalf
  • Michael Ironside as LCDR Rick "Jester" Heatherly
  • John Stockwell as LT Bill "Cougar" Cortell
  • Tim Robbins as LT Sam "Merlin" Wells
  • Whip Hubley as LT Rick "Hollywood" Neven
  • Barry Tubb as Ensign Leonard "Wolfman" Wolfe
  • David Patterson as LT Ben "Blade" Hogan
  • Adrian Pasdar as LT Charles "Chipper" Piper
  • Clarence Gilyard, Jr. as LTJG Marcus "Sundown" Williams
  • James Tolkan as CDR Tom "Stinger" Jordan
  • Duke Stroud as Air Boss Johnson
  • Linda Rae Jurgens as Mary Metcalf



Newly re-mastered to ensure the highest quality image, the Top Gun Blu-ray 3D presents the film with pristine high definition picture and sparkling sound, as well as in spectacular 3D for the ultimate home viewing experience.

The Blu-ray 2D includes the re-mastered film in high definition, along with a six-part documentary on the making of the movie, a behind-the-scenes featurette, a survival training featurette, interviews with Tom Cruise, four music videos, commentary by producer Jerry Bruckheimer, director Tony Scott, co-screenwriter Jack Epps, Jr. and naval experts, a look inside the real “Top Gun” and more.

The two-disc set available for purchase also includes a digital copy of the film and will be enabled with UltraViolet, a new way to collect, access and enjoy movies. UltraViolet will be available in the U.S. only.

Top Gun Blu-ray 3D/Blu-ray ComboEdit

The combo pack includes the following:

Blu-ray 3D

  • Feature film in high definition and 3D


  • Feature film in high definition
  • Commentary by producer Jerry Bruckheimer, director Tony Scott, co-screenwriter Jack Epps, Jr. and naval experts
  • Danger Zone: The Making of Top Gun (six-part documentary)
  • Multi-Angle Storyboards with optional commentary by Tony Scott
  • Best of the Best: Inside the Real Top Gun
  • Music Videos:
    • Kenny Loggins—“Danger Zone”
    • Berlin—“Take My Breath Away”
    • Loverboy—“Heaven In Your Eyes”
    • Harold Faltermeyer and Steve Stevens—“Top Gun Anthem”
  • TV Spots
  • Behind-the-Scenes Featurette
  • Survival Training Featurette
  • Tom Cruise Interviews