Top Gun

1986 American action drama film directed by Tony Scott

Top Gun is a 1986 American action-drama movie set in San Diego, California. It was produced by Don Simpson and Jerry Bruckheimer and was directed by Tony Scott. Top Gun was released on May 16, 1986 in North America. The movie received positive reviews with a 45% rating on Rotten Tomatoes and Roger Ebert gave the movie a 2.5 out of 4 stars. The movie won an Academy Award in 1987 for Best Music, Original SongGiorgio Moroder (music) and Tom Whitlock (lyrics) for the song "Take My Breath Away" and a Grammy Award for Best Pop Instrumental Performance (Orchestra, Group or Soloist) – Harold Faltermeyer and Steve Stevens for "Top Gun Anthem".

Top Gun
Directed byTony Scott
Produced byDon Simpson
Jerry Bruckheimer
Written byEhud Yonay
Jim Cash
Jack Epps, Jr.
StarringTom Cruise
Kelly McGillis
Val Kilmer
Anthony Edwards
Tom Skerritt
Music byHarold Faltermeyer
CinematographyJeffrey L. Kimball
Edited byChris Lebenzon
Billy Weber
Distributed byParamount Pictures
Release date
July 12, 1986
Running time
110 minutes
CountryUnited States
LanguageEnglish
Budget$15 million
Box office$353,816,701

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Country Premiere
  Mexico 12 May 1986
  United States 16 May 1986
  Argentina 26 June 1986
  Sweden 4 July 1986
  Brazil 10 July 1986
  Hong Kong 24 July 1986
  Australia 31 July 1986
  Netherlands 31 July 1986
  Finland 1 August 1986
  Norway 7 August 1986
  West Germany 7 August 1986
  Denmark 8 August 1986
  Spain 21 August 1986
  Israel 5 September 1986
  France 17 September 1986
  Greece 17 September 1986
  Italy 18 September 1986
  Portugal 26 September 1986
  United Kingdom 3 October 1986
  Ireland 10 October 1986
  Chile 10 November 1986
  Japan 6 December 1986
  Colombia 25 December 1986
  Uruguay 25 December 1986
  Poland 31 December 1986
  Peru 1987
  Turkey January 1987
  South Korea 9 December 1987
  Hungary 3 January 1991

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