Squirrel’s Weekly Classic: Top Gun

When we think about the greatest military movies of all time we think of movies like Apocalypse Now, Schindler’s List, and Saving Private Ryan, but I would argue that Top Gun should be in that realm of thought as well. This instant classic, released to the public in 1986, is in my opinion, one of the greatest movies of all time. Director Tony Scott, produces some of the most galvanizing ¬†aerial footage that puts you in the cock-pit of an F-15 fighter jet with the handsome naval aviator Pete “Maverick” Mitchell (Tom Cruise), and his goofy reel “Goose” (Anthony Edwards). … Continue reading Squirrel’s Weekly Classic: Top Gun