Top Gun: Maverick - Set To Record Memorial Day Opening

Everything is working in Top Gun: Maverick favor...

It’s looking like a record opening for Memorial Day weekend as Joseph Kosinski’s Top Gun: Maverick is set to earn $142.4M over four days

Top Gun: Maverick blows away Cruise’s previous Thursday preview record, that being 2018’s Mission: Impossible – Fallout, which earned $6M.

Joseph Kosinski, Director of Top Gun Maverick made "Tron Legacy" which was one of the most audacious big-budget debuts of all time.

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On October 26, 2010, at exactly 7:42 pm., Matt Patches declared on Twitter, “If ‘Top Gun 2’ happens, I will eat a shoe.”

On 26 May (Thursday), 2022 Patches uploaded a video to YouTube, titled “I ate a shoe because of Top Gun 2.”

Top Gun 2 is also the second-biggest opening day for a Paramount title after the Iron Man 2‘s $51.1M.

According to the Box Office India report, "The Tom Cruise film Top Gun Maverick has not done well in India as it grosses under 2 crore net including Imax paid previews.