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Watches Featured in Recent Films

Even if they only appear for a few seconds, many Hollywood films put a lot of thought into the watches worn by the characters. As a fashionable accessory that can highlight personal style, identity, and status, watches not only help convey the era or create a historical atmosphere in movies but also play a crucial role in shaping character personalities. In fact, the watches worn by different characters in films often have significance, and these seemingly insignificant details often become the focus of media reports, with intriguing stories and craftsmanship behind them.

Photo Credit: Omega, Porsche Design, TAG Heuer

Top Gun: Maverick - Porsche Design Chronograph 1

Photo Credit: Porsche Design, Paramount Pictures

In the long-awaited "Top Gun: Maverick," Tom Cruise, the lead actor, wears the Porsche Design Chronograph 1. This watch is a reissue of the same model worn 36 years ago in the original "Top Gun" film, aiming to recreate the classic character while paying tribute to the film's legacy. Additionally, other notable watches can be spotted in the movie, such as the Rolex Explorer worn by Jennifer Lynn Connelly's character and the IWC Pilot Chronograph Top Gun worn by the flight school students.

007: No Time to Die - Omega Seamaster Diver 300M 007 Edition

Photo Credit: Omega, MGM, Eon Productions

Since Daniel Craig took on the role of James Bond, Omega has been collaborating with the film series. Starting from 1995, Daniel Craig has been wearing different Omega watches in each of the 007 films. The chosen watch for this film is the Seamaster, which is a special edition created specifically for the 007 film series. It features a brown aluminum bezel and dial, paired with a vintage-inspired titanium bracelet, highlighting James Bond's sophisticated and understated style.

Barbie - TAG Heuer Carrera

Photo Credit: TAG Heuer, Mattel Films

In recent years, Ryan Gosling, the male lead in the film "Barbie," has joined the ranks of highly productive Hollywood actors, and as a result, the brand TAG Heuer he endorses has gained increased exposure on the screen. In the live-action version of the "Barbie" film, Ryan Gosling, who portrays Ken, wears three vintage TAG Heuer Carrera watches on his wrist. Although the scenes featuring all three watches are limited, their dazzling appearance has garnered significant attention.

Bullet Train - Breitling AVI 1953 Re-Edition

Photo Credit: Breitling, Sony Pictures Releasing

Brad Pitt, the male lead who also has a partnership with the brand, chose to wear the Breitling AVI 1953 Re-Edition watch in the 2022 action film "Bullet Train." The watch appears in the continuous fight scenes, showcasing its rugged and durable characteristics. Even in intense collisions, the watch's operation remains unaffected.

Moonfall - Omega Speedmaster Professional

Photo Credit: Omega, Lionsgate

Renowned Hollywood disaster film director Roland Emmerich sparked Omega's interest when he announced his directorial role in a film filled with outer space, falling meteorites, and celestial body movements. Omega sponsored the male lead, Patrick Wilson, who plays an astronaut, to wear the Omega Speedmaster Professional, symbolizing his mission to save the Earth and alter the moon's trajectory.

The Gray Man - TAG Heuer Carrera Calibre 5 Automatic Three Hands

Photo Credit: TAG Heuer, AGBO, Roth/Kirschenbaum Films

Ryan Gosling has been a brand ambassador for TAG Heuer, and he often wears the brand's watches both on and off-screen. In the film "The Gray Man," his character, known as "Six," wears the TAG Heuer Carrera Calibre 5 Automatic Three Hands. This understated and practical watch suits his role as a spy, allowing him to seamlessly transition between static dialogue scenes and dynamic chase and combat sequences.

Doctor Strange in the Multiverse of Madness - Jaeger-LeCoultre Master Ultra Thin Perpetual Calendar

Photo Credit: JLC, Walt Disney Studios, Motion Pictures

In the film, Doctor Strange, played by Benedict Cumberbatch, wields the Time Stone, which controls the fate of the universe. It's no surprise that the watch chosen for the character is carefully selected. In the movie, Doctor Strange wears the Jaeger-LeCoultre Master Ultra Thin Perpetual Calendar, which was a gift from his ex-girlfriend. He wears this watch throughout his journey of repairing temporal rifts and saving the universe, making it an important companion in safeguarding the Time Stone.

Gran Turismo - TAG Heuer Monaco Calibre Heuer 02

Photo Credit: TAG Heuer, Columbia Pictures

The TAG Heuer Monaco series takes inspiration from the timeless Monaco watches of the early 1970s, featuring an original square case design and a distinct style that transcends trends. This perfectly aligns with the spirit of the true story adaptation film "Gran Turismo," which emphasizes pushing boundaries and pursuing dreams. In the movie, Orlando Bloom's character, a racing promotional manager, wears the TAG Heuer Monaco Calibre Heuer 02, embodying the never-give-up, adventurous spirit symbolized by the TAG Heuer Monaco series.

Oppenheimer - Hamilton Cushion B

Photo Credit: Hamilton, Universal Pictures

Director Nolan is known for his precision in plot and character development. To accurately portray the era and individual personalities in the film "Oppenheimer," the production team specifically arranged for Cillian Murphy, who plays Robert Oppenheimer, to wear the Hamilton Cushion B watch. This watch combines traditional American design with Art Deco style and was produced by Hamilton in the 1930s and 1940s. It's worth noting that the watches worn by the actors in the film are not for sale but were collected from collectors, showcasing the attention to detail by the production team.


The watches worn by characters in movies are imbued with the filmmakers' expectations for those characters. Each watch is carefully chosen to align with the film's era and to shape the characters' image, and it is by no means a coincidence. There are numerous examples of watches that were initially not in the spotlight but experienced a hundredfold increase in value after appearing in a film. The next time you watch a movie, it might be worth paying attention to these small details. It could provide you with a more comprehensive understanding of the messages conveyed by the film.
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