Mission Impossible has revealed the official titles for the seventh and eighth films.
Paramount Pictures showed off a continent-hopping trailer for next year’s seventh entry in the franchise, announcing at CinemaCon that the next two will be released as Dead Reckoning – Part 1 and Dead Reckoning – Part 2 (through the cover†
Dark times ahead for Tom Cruise’s agent Ethan Hunt?
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Earlier, returning director Christopher McQuarrie explained why the new storyline was split in two Mission blockbusters.
“When We Went Making” precipitation, I said to Tom, ‘I really want to make it an emotional journey for [Ethan]’,” he said.
“When I went into this, I said, ‘I want to take what we’ve learned from’ precipitation and apply it to every character in the movie. I want everyone to have an emotional arc… I just want the film to have more feeling across the board.”
Happy days to Simon Pegg’s Benji Dunn, Ving Rhames’ Luther Stickell, Rebecca Ferguson’s Ilsa Faust, Vanessa Kirby’s White Widow, and Hayley Atwell’s newcomer Grace, not to mention the mysterious characters played by Pom Klementieff, Shea Whigham, Cary Elwes, Rob Delaney, Indira Varma and Mark Gatiss.
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But when it comes to Mission Impossibleit’s the stunts that really grab our attention.
Referring to a sequence where Hunt crashed his motorcycle off a cliff Dead Reckoning – Part 1Cruise himself shared: “If the wind was too strong, it would blow me off the ramp. The helicopter [filming the stunt] was a problem because I didn’t want to hammer down that ramp at top speed and get hit by a rock.
“Or if I took off in a weird way, we didn’t know what would happen to the bike. I had about six seconds after I left the ramp to pull the parachute and I don’t want to get caught up in the bike if I do That’s not going to end well.”
Mission: Impossible – Dead Reckoning – Part 1 hits theaters on July 14, 2023.
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