Internet is a wondrous place, where every once in a while, a video goes viral and stuns us with its brilliance. One such video was posted by a Twitter user, OnBeatMan. He recreated the entire trailer of Tom Cruise's film Top Gun: Maverick, frame by frame, using Lego. Yes, you can read that again.
OnBeatMan aka Gus Danko, is an American brickfilmer, and he recently took to social media to release his Lego trailer of the Tom Cruise film.
Now, without any further ado, take a look at the incredible clip:
After months of work, I've meticulously recreated the Top Gun: Maverick Trailer IN LEGO, frame by frame, for you to enjoy! Experience the 4k trailer on YouTube: https://t.co/TF6BmQBaTH#topgunmaverick #TopGun @TomCruise @Miles_Teller @JayREllis @glenpowell @ParamountPics pic.twitter.com/eWnv0x43Wy— OnBeatMan (@Onbeatman) February 26, 2021
Sharing the trailer, Danko wrote, " After months of work, I've meticulously recreated the Top Gun: Maverick Trailer IN LEGO, frame by frame, for you to enjoy! #topgunmaverick #TopGun @TomCruise @Miles_Teller @JayREllis @glenpowell @ParamountPics (sic)."
Watch the YouTube trailer here:
Danko not only included each scene in his video, but he also took care of the little details like the costume, backdrops and even animation. The short film shows frame-by-frame scenes of the trailer recreated using Lego bricks.
HOW DID THE INTERNET REACT?
The video, needless to say, has been going crazy viral on all social media platforms. It managed to garner over 212.8k views, more than 5,000 likes and 2,000 retweets.
Netizens took to the comments section to praise the makers. Paramount Pictures, producer of the film, commented, "Incredible. one of the finest ever produced. (sic)."
incredible. one of the finest ever produced. pic.twitter.com/c5s76k0QUt— Paramount Pictures (@ParamountPics) February 26, 2021
See some of the other comments:
Missed opportunity to call it Top Gun: Mavebrick— Quintin (@QuinPhilipson) February 28, 2021
OMG! the level indicator on the plane cockpit!
Superb.— Gary #StayHomeSaveLives (@gbc123) February 27, 2021
That is so well done,love it— joe (@josehickey) February 27, 2021
Seeing this blow up is amazing! I’m so happy for Gus, and I’m honored to have my name attached to the project. https://t.co/9h6UXmYgiU— Alex Pearson (@AKPstudios) February 27, 2021
Masterclass https://t.co/FaNa3Xjvfg— Theshareplayer #xpote (@theshareplayer) February 28, 2021 February 27, 2021
I feel the need... the need for more Lego! https://t.co/1Hxwb5HaCm— Jay Bee (@clausewitzrocks) February 27, 2021
This is amazing!!! https://t.co/LRvFwhxq91— Stobee1kenobi (@Stobeewankenobi) February 27, 2021
I don’t usually tweet, um, Lego, but this is fun: https://t.co/wGy1EuzFE9— Ian TB (@ian_tb03) February 27, 2021
This is fantastic https://t.co/d2HoJtqllK— Warbird Nerd (@warbird_nerd) February 27, 2021
I'm so excited! https://t.co/wDZgcbsRIw— (@RISA2672244) February 27, 2021
Awesomeness pure! https://t.co/3tufIptsFR— Markus Meyer (@markus_meyer73) February 27, 2021
I’m so here for Lego Twitter https://t.co/aSY2hvg4A0— Liz Rice (@lizrice) February 27, 2021
The original trailer is great. This one however takes it to the next level! https://t.co/HlrjKhGOys— Gordon Ingram (@GordonHEMS) February 27, 2021
I won’t lie, I may have watch the actual trailer a few times. But I think I prefer this one! Amazing! https://t.co/AeKJKSQl14— Mike Ling (@MikeLingPilot) February 27, 2021
Brilliant https://t.co/8CGSCyQuWl— Captain Mark (@markparbhoo) February 27, 2021
Brilliant! I can’t fucking wait for this film! https://t.co/rwaVR3fdt4— Lee Watson (@leewatson04) February 27, 2021
Top Gun and Lego!! Class https://t.co/cxQOFPigHp— Ronan Fleet (@fleetser89) February 27, 2021
WHOAHHH! THIS IS SO COOL! AND CUTE! https://t.co/w0PqwLy0vX— (@anego126) February 27, 2021
Watch the trailer of Top Gun: Maverick here:
This is mind-blowing.