Kelly McGillis was too tall for Tom Cruise. The Cruiser is reportedly 5 feet 7 inches tall, while McGillis stands at 5 feet 10 inches. This difference was palpable in the movie Top Gun, where the filmmakers decided to embrace Tom Cruise's short stature. Fans took to social media to praise him for not using visual effects to appear taller in his latest film.
The filmmakers of Top Gun made a conscious decision to embrace Tom Cruise's short stature. This was a bold move, as it could have been easy to use visual effects to make him appear taller. However, the filmmakers chose to go with the natural height difference between Cruise and McGillis. The decision was met with praise from fans on social media.
One fan noted: “The best part of the new Top Gun was that they fully committed themselves to embracing Tom Cruise as the king of shorts that he is,” Daily Mail reported. Tom Cruise's height has been a topic of discussion for many years. While he may not be as tall as some of his co-stars, he has still managed to make a name for himself in Hollywood. His success is a testament to his talent and hard work, and it shows that height is not always a determining factor in success.