Maverick’ ‘The Event Of The Summer’

On May 24, the “Top Gun” sequel “Top Gun: Maverick” finally hit theaters.

The film features a star-studded cast of Tom Cruise, Val Kilmer, Jennifer Connelly, Miles Teller, and Glen Powell. The film was directed by Joseph Kosinski.

According to the synopsis, “After more than 30 years of service as one of the Navy’s finest aviators, Pete ‘Maverick’ Mitchell is where he belongs, pushing the envelope as a fearless test pilot and fending off the rank advancement that would leave him. on land. Training a detachment of graduates for a special assignment, Maverick must confront the ghosts of his past and his deepest fears, culminating in a mission that demands the ultimate sacrifice from those who choose to fly it.”

What do critics think of ‘Top Gun: Maverick’?

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It seems that audiences and critics alike are fawning over the latest “Top Gun” movie. On Rotten Tomatoes, critics gave it a 97% score, while audiences gave it a 99% rating.

David Gonzalez of Reel Talk Inc. gave the film a 4 out of 4. He wrote, “Top Gun: Maverick took my breath away. An adrenaline rush tailor-made for the summer blockbuster season. It provides moviegoers with jaw-dropping aerial combat sequences and packs an emotional punch that makes Top Gun: Maverick the event of the summer.”

Joey Magidson of Awards Radar wrote: “Top Gun: Maverick is way better than it could be said to have any right to be. One of the best movies of the year so far, it’s a sequel that is an improvement on the original in almost every way.” He gave the film a 3.5 out of 4.

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Spencer Perry of wrote, “The film is a rare sequel that surpasses the original in every way, delivering the ultimate theatrical experience that will have audiences convinced they’ve just crossed Mach 5 themselves.” He gave the film a 4.5 out of 5.

Courtney Howard of Fresh Fiction wrote, “This sequel builds on the groundwork laid out by its predecessor, delivering a riveting character boost as well as stunning cinematic moments on the big screen. The new team melds the past with the present, making for a powerfully powerful and moving thrill ride.”

Pete Hammond of Deadline Hollywood Daily wrote, “It beats the original in every conceivable way, from an omniscient, all-ages performance from Cruise to its highly emotional story, ‘take my breath away’ aerial sequences and just about everything else.” you want from a studio blockbuster.”

‘The best legacy sequel to a single film’

Top Gun Maverick movie premiere

Empire Magazine’s Ian Freer wrote, “Kosinski and company deliver all the Top Gun vibes and then some: slick visuals, crew camaraderie, thrilling aerial action, a surprising emotional punch and, in Tom Cruise, a magnetic performance.” as comforting as an old leather jacket, he gave the film a 5 out of 5.

Grace Randolph of Beyond the Trailer wrote, “Overall, an impressive piece of filmmaking and the perfect summer blockbuster for Memorial Day weekend. Cruise, Kosinski and McQuarrie manage to recreate the feel of the original film while updating it with a very modern and exciting third act.”

The Hollywood Reporter’s David Rooney wrote, “The sequel follows the original beat by beat, to a point where it’s almost comical. And yet, as formulaic as it is, there’s no denying that it offers both nostalgia and reinvention.”

Tom Cruise and cast at Top Gun Maverick UK Royal Film Performance

Richard Trenholm of CNET wrote, “Top Gun 2 reboots the original film’s fast-paced aerial action, infectiously cheesy character drama, and take-no-prisoners military fetish into a winning spectacle of cinematic escapism.”

Fred Topel of United Press International wrote: “The best legacy sequel to a single movie. You can still debate Creed, Cobra Kai, or The Force Awakens, but they each had entire franchises to draw from.”

For fans looking to hit theaters this Memorial Day weekend, it looks like no one will be disappointed with “Top Gun: Maverick.”

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