How I Edited Top Gun Maverick: Eddie Hamilton Exclusive Part 1

by Paddy Bird on
July 1, 2022

What was is like editing one of the most anticipated Hollywood action movies of the decade? We’re really excited to have our dear friend Eddie Hamilton back on the show this week to give us an in depth discussion on how he cut the recent big budget smash hit Top Gun Maverick.

Eddie has taken time away from his Mission Impossible 7 timeline to come back on the podcast and talk through all of the trials, tribulations and triumphs of his latest collaboration with Tom Cruise.

Come and join us on this week’s episode of Once Upon a Timeline to get an exclusive, behind the scenes look at the creative editing decisions of one of Hollywood’s greatest editors.

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