Maverick also becomes a rival to top student LT Tom "Iceman" Kazansky, who considers Maverick's attitude "foolish" and his flying "dangerous"—as Maverick's tendency to abandon his team and pursue reckless objectives makes him "unsafe" to fly with.
Today Edwards is best known for his time on ER, playing Dr.
The horror helmer was on a hot streak of box office hits at the time, though Christine turned out to be far from his best effort of the the '80s, described by the as "only a moderately engrossing film.
He has worked as a journalist for over 25 years, first in the world of print journalism before moving to online media as the world changed.
Is one of your favorite characters missing? Rear Admiral Pete "Viper" Pettigrew, a former Navy aviator, Vietnam War veteran, and Topgun instructor served as a technical advisor on the film, and also made a cameo appearance in the film as a colleague of Charlie's.
He and his brother work in a very similar approach and he taught me a lot about filmmaking.