Top Gun

Top Gun Trivia

50 Trivia Questions & Answers

Queue the soundtrack! Anyone who loves a good action flick should know about Top Gun at some level. Well, let's see how much you know about one of the most famous movies of all time. Answer trivia questions about Top Gun, Top Gun Maverick, Tom Cruise, Jerry Bruckheimer, and many other questions in this ultimate Top Gun trivia quiz!

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Difficulty: Easy
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Who was the director of "Top Gun"?

Tony Scott Click to see the answer

Who were the film’s stars?

Tom Cruise and Kelly McGillis

Is a new film starring Tom Cruise and a sequel to the 1986 hit film “Top Gun”.

Top Gun: Maverick

In what branch of the military is Maverick enlisted?


What sport did the guys played in this movie?


Who is Maverick's love interest in the movie?

Charlotte "Charlie" Blackwood

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Who is one of the authors of the film's music?

Lady Gaga Click to see the answer

Top Gun was produced by?

Don Simpson and Jerry Bruckheimer

Finish this line: "I feel the need…"

The need for speed.

"Tower this is Ghost Rider requesting a ________ "


What is Charlie's job?


What was the budget of "Top Gun"?

$15 million

On which aircraft carrier are they based?

USS Enterprise

Why does Maverick get into trouble right off the bat at Top Gun?

He buzzes the control tower

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Who is Maverick's wingman?

Iceman Click to see the answer

When was Top Gun was released?

May 16, 1986

In what ocean is Maverick stationed at the start of the film?

Indian Ocean

What was Kelly McGillis's characters' full name in the movie?

Charlotte Blackwood

What is the name of the aircraft the Maverick flies throughout "Top Gun"?

F-14 Tomcats

Who does Maverick save in the first scene of the film?


What is LTJG Bradshaw's call sign?


Who sings the love song 'Take My Breath Away'?


What is the venomous call sign of the pilot who flew with Maverick's dad?


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Who was the best pilot in Top Gun: Maverick?

Hangman Click to see the answer

Who was the in memory of at the end of Top Gun: Maverick?

Tony Scott

Who was Maverick's Rio after Goose dies?


Who was the first choice to play ‘Maverick’?

John Travolta

Stunt pilot Art Scholl was tragically killed during the film's shoot, at the age of ____.


When Maverick is at Charlie's house for dinner, what song is playing in the background?

Sittin' On The Dock Of The Bay

Who plays Goose' wife?

Meg Ryan

Miles Teller chose____ as it was another bird, like his character's father Goose.


Hangman chooses "____" on the bar's jukebox, referencing 1986 when Top Gun was released.


Top Gun: Maverick was directed by _______.

Joseph Kosinski

How old was Tom Cruise when he filmed Top Gun?

24 years old

Where is the TOPGUN school located now?

Naval Air Station Fallon, Nevada

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Who was technically responsible for Goose's death?

Iceman Click to see the answer

Who was Maverick's wingman who gives up his wings after a risky mission?


______ owns and flies several of his own planes, including a World War Two-era P-51 Mustang and a HondaJet.

Tom Cruise

What is the genre of this movie Top Gun: Maverick?

Action & Drama

How many rules of engagement did Maverick break during a battle with Jester?


What song do Maverick and Goose sing to Charlie?

You've Lost that Loving Feeling

What kind of motorcycle does Maverick ride?


Who was Rooster's father?


Who does the nickname "Maverick" belong to?

Pete Mitchell

What does Goose collide with, leading to his death?

The plane's canopy

Who was responsible for the distribution?

Paramount Pictures

What's the rank of Pete Mitchell?


Who played Iceman?

Val Kilmer

Who is Vice Admiral?


What does RIO stand for?

Radar Intercept Officer

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