Top Gun: Maverick – The Return of the Porsche Design Orfina Chronograph?

By rolex
April 14, 2021
3 min read

In the 1986 hit activity film Top Gun, Tom Cruise featured as Naval Aviator Lieutenant Pete “Maverick” Mitchell, who was chosen to go to the TOP GUN program, at the United States Navy Fighter Weapons School. No compelling reason to discuss the clique status of the film, about how cool the music was, the number of us envisioned ourselves behind the burden of the F14 Tomcat… And as you’re understanding MONOCHROME, well you should realize that there was a Jreplica Watches associated with the 1986 movie… And it appears to be that the Porsche Design Orfina Chronograph Black-PVD will be back on the wrist of Tom Cruise, in the 2020 continuation Top Gun: Maverick. Also, that is very something!

The Jreplica Watches Tom Cruise wore during Top Gun was a Porsche Design chronograph in hardened steel, with a black PVD-covering, delivered by Orfina, and controlled by a Lemania 5100, with focal minutes and seconds. This Jreplica Watches was one of the first available with a black PVD covering, not for design, but rather in light of the fact that the matte black treatment diminished reflections.

You can see the black Porsche Design Orfina Chronograph clearly on Maverick’s wrist, all through the whole film. Here is a photograph taken toward the finish of the film with Cruise accepting Val Kilmer’s character, Lieutenant Tom “Iceman” Kazansky. It gives an incredible shot of the watch.

In June 2020, we will see the arrival of Top Gun: Maverick, the spin-off of the 1986 film, with Tom Cruise repeating his part as Maverick. The second trailer was simply delivered yesterday and keeping in mind that watching it, I saw a natural looking watch on the wrist of Cruise’s character.

At the 51-second characteristic of the trailer, we see Cruise moving the choke while flying and we get a brief look at his left wrist. Obviously seen is a black PVD Jreplica Watches with the recognizable wristband example of the Porsche Design Orfina chronograph.

At the brief 20 second imprint, we see Cruise analyzing a plane and the Jreplica Watches is noticeable by and by to his left side wrist.

It’s been a long time since the main film was delivered, and for Tom Cruise to conceivably be wearing precisely the same watch in the new film is cool, considering the Jreplica Watches acquired the epithet “Top Gun”, after the principal film. Top Gun: Maverick will be delivered on June 26, 2020.


Photo credits: Paramount, Getty Images, classicheuer.de