The official CinemaScore audience rating for Tom Cruise Top Gun: Maverick was revealed.
After numerous delays due to the pandemic, Paramount Pictures’ Top Gun: Maverick certainly lives up to the studio’s hopes. The film, which will see Tom Cruise reprise one of his most iconic film roles, has just opened this weekend and the official CinemaScore audience rating has been announced and it’s safe to say that this reaction has certainly made the team behind the film very happy will make happy.
Tom Cruises Top Gun: Maverick is a certified success with critics and audiences alike. On Rotten Tomatoes, the film currently has a 97% critical approval rating and a 99% audience approval rating. To complement this audience rating, the official CinemaScore grade is a rarity A+.
In announcing this CinemaScore rating from audiences, as well as the film that’s predicted to be a massive box office success this Memorial Day weekend, Tom Cruise’s Top Gun: Maverick continues Paramount Pictures’ successful 2022. The film has already broken a box-office record for the highest-grossing previews for the studio and is aiming for some record-breaking numbers for the entire Memorial Day weekend.
In recent years, Paramount Pictures has struggled at the box office, especially when compared to Disney, Warner Bros., and Universal. However, 2022 seems to be the most successful year in quite some time. Scream, Jackass Forever, The Lost City, and Sonic the Hedgehog 2 all debuted at the top of the box office on their respective opening weekends, and now Top Gun: Maverick is the fifth film from the studio this year and looks to be one of the biggest films of the year.
Enthusiastic word-of-mouth from critics and viewers alike, Tom Cruise’s sequel is sure to boost box office hopes and cement the actor as one of Hollywood’s last true movie stars. At a time when it seems that the value of movie stars selling a picture has plummeted, Top Gun: Maverick has shown himself to be an undisputed film icon in relation to Cruise, who continues to draw audiences to the cinema for theatrical experiences.
Here’s the recap of Tom Cruise’s sequel:
After more than thirty years of service as one of the Navy’s finest aviators, Pete “Maverick” Mitchell (Tom Cruise) is where he belongs, pushing the limits as a brave test pilot and dodging the rise in rank that would land him. Finding himself training a squad of Top Gun graduates for a special mission unlike any living pilot has seen, Maverick encounters Lt. Bradley Bradshaw (Miles Teller), callsign “Rooster”, the son of Maverick’s late friend and Radar Intercept Officer Lt. Nick Bradshaw, also known as “Goose”. Faced with an uncertain future and confronted with the ghosts of his past, Maverick is drawn into a confrontation with his own deepest fears, culminating in a mission that will demand the ultimate sacrifice of those chosen to fly him.
Directed by Joseph Kosinski from a screenplay by Ehren Kruger, Eric Warren Singer and Christopher McQuarrie, based on a story by Peter Craig and Justin Marks. Top Gun: Maverick Stars Tom Cruise, Miles Teller, Jennifer Connelly, Jon Hamm, Glen Powell, Lewis Pullman and Ed Harris.
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