Top Gun was all about jets, bikes, aviators, cocky macho displays and homoerotic beach vollyball.
The long awaited sequel finally started filming earlier today in San Diego.
At least two of those things are already happening on the first official day on set with Tom Cruise.
He literally took our breath away when he made the Kawasaki Ninja GPz900R the most iconic bike in the world and Maverick is back and hasn't lost his need for speed, it seems.
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Filming got underway on May 31 at a local military base and it's like no time has passed at all.
The 1986 original movie was set at the Marine Corps Air Station Miramar in San Diego and Cruise and long-time collaborator Jerry Bruckheimer have already