It's hard to believe Top Gun came out more than 30 years ago. Isn't that insane? If it came out 30 years ago, you have to figure that shooting occured somewhere near 31-33 years ago. Let me be the first to tell you the cast has come a LONG way. Tom Cruise is one thing, since we see him in at least one movie per year, every year, but the rest of the cast is something else. Let's start with Tom.