Ace!: ‘Top Gun: Maverick’ Flying Past $500M Global Through Sunday which was $204.3 on Friday

Top Gun: Maverick continues to soar at the box office. The film, as of Friday, has brought in $204.3 million internationally 

It means that a $500 million global box office is locked in its sights this weekend. These numbers don't include Korea 

That market is a huge one for star Tom Cruise and Top Gun: Maverick won't be released there until June 23, according to Deadline 

The film is already a personal best for Cruise, marking the actor's biggest opening ever in 32 markets in the U.S. 

In Top Gun: Maverick, "After more than 30 years of service as one of the Navy's top aviators, Pete "Maverick" Mitchell is where he belongs 

Training a detachment of graduates for a special assignment, Maverick must confront the ghosts of his past and his deepest fears 

The film hasn't just been performing well at the box office. It's also been winning over fans and critics alike