“Top Gun: Maverick” already has a release date on Paramount +

The sequel came 36 years after the first part was released. (Paramount Pictures)

After raising more than 1,500 million dollars worldwide and having good reviews from specialists, Top Gun: Maverick It’s finally coming to a streaming platform. So those who could not see this film starring Tom Cruise on the big screen can enjoy it from the comfort of their home.

It will be on December 22 when this film, which is the sequel to the 1986 feature film top gunarrive through the service of Paramount+, following its successful worldwide theatrical release earlier this year. The film is currently available to buy or rent digitally on some On demand services such as Apple, Flow or Google play.

It was released in May in theaters. (Paramount Pictures)

Top Gun: Maverick It is one of the films that has taken the longest to reach streaming platforms after passing through the cinema, some services such as HBO Max offer premieres 45 days after being on the big screen. Even other platforms can take the average window of six months, but in the case of the Cruise film, by the time it reaches Paramount it will have been seven months since its theatrical release.

Prior to its premiere, this project had difficulties, since scheduled to be released in 2020, the film had to delay its release due to the Covid pandemic. It was primarily filmed in 2018, but remained canned due in no small part to producer and star, Tom Cruise, who insisted that the film hit theaters, rather than on a streaming service.

"Top Gun: Maverick" It is the highest grossing film in Tom Cruise's career. (Paramount Pictures)
“Top Gun: Maverick” is the highest-grossing film of Tom Cruise’s career. (Paramount Pictures)

The gamble paid off and the film has been a huge success, earning over $466 million in the US and breaking the $1.5 billion mark globally, making it the best movie of the year so far.

In addition this work managed to be the first film, in the entire career of Tom Cruisein breaking the barrier of 1,000 million dollars at the box office and showing that despite being derived from a well-known story, it managed to surprise the audience by showing on screen a story about the importance of analog in a digital age.

"Top Gun: Maverick": a phenomenon that does not stop growing. (Paramount Pictures)
“Top Gun: Maverick”: a phenomenon that does not stop growing. (Paramount Pictures)

This sequel gave viewers the chance to learn more about Maverick (the character from Cruise) after that close in the first installment. Movie theaters exploded with audiences who enjoyed every second of this new film. And an interesting phenomenon also happened: younger generations who had not experienced the phenomenon of top gun in the middle of the 80s and they found a great film 36 years after the premiere of the original.

The film is set just over thirty years after the original story, where we meet up with Pete “Maverick” Mitchell (Cruise), who continues to work as a test pilot and evade further responsibility that prevents him from flying.

Val Kilmer returned in this sequel. (Paramount Pictures)
Val Kilmer returned in this sequel. (Paramount Pictures)

He is called to train a detachment of TOPGUN graduates for a specialized mission the likes of which no pilot has ever seen. Bradley Bradshaw (Miles Teller), the son of his Nick Bradshaw “Goose”who is now a lieutenant and must face the ghosts of his past.

Before this film can be enjoyed, you can see the film that gave rise to this new franchise. top gunthe legendary feature film from 1986 can be seen in Paramount+.

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“Top Gun: Maverick” already has a release date on Paramount +