PG | | Action, Drama, Romance
As students at the United States Navy's elite fighter weapons school compete to be best in the class, one daring young pilot learns a few things from a civilian instructor that are not taught in the classroom.
The address that Charlie (Kelly McGillis) gives Maverick (Tom Cruise), when inviting him to dinner, 100 Laurel Beach, is (like most films) a false address. There is a 100 W. Laurel Avenue in downtown San Diego, but it is several miles from the beach. The actual location ... ...
Good morning, Scott.
Maverick fires the same missile from the same wing station at least three times. This is because only two live missile launches were authorized by the military and so the footage is repeated many times throughout the film along with model shots.
Dedicated to the memory of Art Scholl
$1,965,737 (USA) (10 February 2013)
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