OT; Top Gun: Maverick Trailer

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French's new favorite movie!

I give this movie 5 Stars already

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I'd much rather have the 3 star that fits our system.

Lmfao. Bravo sir

THIS! Is why I subscribe!

THis needs to go plaid. comment of the year.

I feel the need...

Go Navy!

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Flying photography looks epic. My Navy jet jock Dad (flew just about everything over 30 years - Navy and Air Force) and 2 brothers (one an F-18 pilot and the other an F-14 RIO) will enjoy that.

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How did they enjoy the first one? I always find it interesting watching or hearing about pilots watching movies like that..

One of my brothers is a former Naval Flight Officer that knew several guys that were actual flyers in original Top Gun movie, including some that were also in the background singing in Maverick & Goose's bar singing scene. He said it is a typical Hollywoodized movie with unrealistic plot (e.g., Maverick and Iceman getting immediate orders to depart after graduation ceremony to face the Russian threat was silly as if they were the only pilots in the Navy). But the main thing I recall that he said was that Maverick would have been immediately kicked out of the Navy on his first flyby/buzzing the tower...not lectured. He never would have flown again for the Navy after that stunt. And he pointed out that we would never need to get that close to enemy aircraft as portrayed in movie. He also noted that the dangers of the job, somewhat glossed over, but also demonstrated in Goose's death, are quite real, as he lost lots of friends in flying accidents, including his best friend.

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Thanks! I had heard that there were changes made to the engines because of people getting caught in the "jetwash"...I'm probably saying that wrong...

This is what google is for..

Agree with Holmes here. They thought the plot was cheesy and a lot of the flying was not necessary as shown due to available weapons systems at the time. But pilots are pilots, so the flying is always cool.
The dangers of the job, yeah. My brother (F-14 RIO) was flying at 30k ft out over the ACMR (Air Combat Maneuvering Range) out off Hatteras when the cockpit glass came of the F-14. That structure is 12 ft long a weighs well over a 1000 #. He and the pilot were lucky it didn't rip their head off when it left the plane. They luckily had their oxygen masks on and the pilot took the plane down to the deck and flew back at barely 100 knots all the way back to Oceana. A cold, brutal, long flight.
My brother left the Navy the nexy year.

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...I woke up to the Top Gun theme song everyday in 9th grade

I'm sorry, I don't hear any kenny loggins so it must not be top gun

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He had originally committed to the soundtrack last Fall but after careful thought and prayer he re-opened his recruitment. My understanding is that Ghostbusters and Trolls World Tour are heavy favorites to land him.

Portal got him too?

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He just wanted a movie that felt like home and family.

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NOW THAT IS A TRAILER THAT MAKES ME WANNA SEE THE MOVIE.

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This is truly one of the greats for sure. But to me, the tops will always be the rendition by Honest Trailers:

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Is anybody else feeling the need?

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Your best? Losers always whine about their best. Winners go home and FUCK the prom queen!

This will be a theater movie for me.

So no danger zone? He is 55 and still flying as a captain? Up and out!

Wet stuff on the red stuff.

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I thought it was up OR out.

Colonels dont really fly, major need to work on their golf game to make Colonel, and Maverick doesnt strike me as a golfer. So Pretty much Captian is as high as he can go.

USN Captain = USAF Colonel
USAF Captain = USN lieutenant

Still flying as a Captain probably means CAG.

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Seriously did anybody figure out how to land the plane in top gun on NES?

"with all due respect, and remember I’m sayin’ it with all due respect, that idea ain’t worth a velvet painting of a whale and a dolphin gettin’ it on" - Ricky Bobby

I watched a neighbor do it once, he died pretty quickly on the next stage

Pray there isn't a topless volleyball scene with Val Kilmer.

Looks like a football montage this time.

Click here to destroy wall.

He's going to make a cameo but his health has been really bad and he had throat cancer which messed up his voice.

Val is in this trailer for Jay and Silent Bob Reboot. He makes a cameo as Bluntman.

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I think I just filled the cup.

But seriously I didn't know they were making this. Made my morning.

I'm kind of related to little Jay from Jay and Silent Bob Strikeback. Kevin Smith used to live in my hometown. He slimmed down after he had that heart attack. The last time I saw him his thighs were the size of my waste.

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My gosh! WTF happened to Jay's face???

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I was thinking the same thing. I'm guessing some plastic surgery. I think he recently got clean, as he was addicted to heroin for a long time.

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PLAYING WITH THE BOYS

Pretty disappointing he isn't shown in the trailer.

You will see this game, this upset and this sign next on ESPN Sportscenter. Virginia Tech 31 Miami 7

Cats trailer > Top Gun trailer

Singing cats, dancing around vs fighter jets and Kenny Loggins. You're so far wrong that I don't even know what to say

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Wrongity wrong wrongness. Just no, not even. French's alt account identified.

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We have to wait an entire YEAR!?

"Hey Bud, you wont have to hold the opponent to 17 points anymore."

"Mavrick's still a captain?" King Iceman

Wow, a continuation movie that, after a long hiatus, didn't take creative license to retcon the main character(s) to make it more 'relevant'? I didn't think those existed anymore. Bravo!

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Inject it into my veins, all of it.

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The fan cut trailer was better. The actual trailer ignores the fact that people only liked the original due to the soundtrack. Without a good sound track people will focus on the plot.