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The Top Gun Actors Went Through Navy Training

Tom Cruise organized a three-month aviation training program for the actors in “Top Gun: Maverick” . . . so the F-18 flying sequences are legit.   Here’s Tom Cruise, movie producer Jerry Bruckheimer, actress Monica Barbaro, and director Joseph Kosinski talking about it.  The actors learned how to escape an aircraft that’s landed in water, and how to operate cameras, and be their own director while flying.