Massive: Tom Cruise’s Top Gun: Maverick Cross $300 Million In 4 Days

Top Gun Maverick becomes the best opener in history for actor Tom Cruise. Also, the action movie has broken a huge memorial day weekend record. Indeed, the film is doing great on its first weekend. The film has taken a lead at the box office and is earning millions. As of now, Tom Cruise starred Top Gun: Maverick collected $300 million globally.

Along with a commendable job at the box office, the film was successful to reach out to its audience worldwide. The prequel came out after 36 years long wait. Though the expectations from the movie were less as a lot of the younger generation isn’t aware of it. However, the stunts, actions, and romance have boosted the movie to an extremely high pedestal.

In 1986, the budget of the Top Gun: Maverick was only $15 million. But you will be shocked to know the numbers it made with this, $357, yes you read that right. It was the highest-grossing film that year. Likewise, the sales of Aviator sunglasses massively went high by 40%. Indeed, the franchise wasn’t the only one to get the benefit. It became the new cool, resulting in high sales of sunglasses.

So, now in 2022, the actor proved himself to be the king of the box office. Taking to his Twitter, Tom thanked his fans for helping the movie achieve a thunderous opener of $250 million plus. “Thank you to everyone who saw #TopGun: Maverick and helped make it a historic opening weekend,” Cruise said.

Indeed, the film Top Gun: Maverick is doing great being a theatrical release. It got premiered at the 75th Cannes Film Festival. Read some interesting facts about the Top Gun, here.

Mashfak Qureshi is an entertainment journalist, who brings facts and knowledge in the simplest form and believes in questioning.