A month after its theatrical release, Paramount Pictures officially started the pre-sale of Mission: Impossible – Dead Reckoning Part One in the U.S.
To celebrate the occasion, the studio released a behind-the-scenes look featurette in which writer-director Christopher McQuarrieand the protagonist and producer Tom Cruise They explain how the recording process was in the streets of Rome.
Cruise He comments that it all boils down to one thing:
“How do we engage the audience? I just want to give them that emotion.”
“The best part is Tom and Hayley Atwell. They are handcuffed to each other.”
Wade Eastwoodsecond unit director and stunt coordinator, adds to the conversation about the sequence in Rome:
“Tom has to drive with one hand in handcuffs. Really. Without cheats.”
“The key is not to crash,” says Cruise.
Atwell ends by saying:
“Tom driving and drifting one handed through the streets of Rome, that was a day I’ll never forget.”
The complete featurette can be found at the end of the note.
The most recent installment of the action saga Mission: Impossiblestars Cruise, Atwell, Rebecca Ferguson reprising her role as Ilsa Faust, Simon Pegg Coming back as Benji Ving Rhames Coming back as Luther Vanessa Kirby returning as White Widow, Henry Czerny returning as Eugene Kittridge for the first time since the original film, and the new additions Shea Whigham (American Hustle), Pom Klementieff (Guardians of the Galaxy), Mariela Garriga, Greg Tarzan Davis (Top Gun: Maverick, Grey’s Anatomy), Cary Elwes (Twister, Saw), y Morales essay playing the main villain.
And in case you missed it, in recent days it was confirmed that the film will have a duration of 2 hours and 36 minutes without the creditswhich makes it the longest running installment of the complete saga (more information here).
The titled in our country as Mission: Impossible – Deadly Judgment Part Onewill see Ethan Hunt (Cruise) in a lot of trouble as he embarks on a new mission with dire consequences.
“In Mission: Impossible – Deadly Judgment Part One Ethan Hunt (Tom Cruise) and the IMF team embark on the most dangerous mission of all: to track down a terrifying new weapon that threatens all of humanity and prevent it from falling into the wrong hands. With control of the future and the fate of the world at stake, and the dark forces of Ethan’s past closing in, he begins a deadly race around the world. Faced with a mysterious and all-powerful enemy, Ethan is forced to consider that Nothing can matter more than your mission, not even the lives of your loved ones.”
McQuarrie has directed other installments of the franchise such as Ghost Protocol (2015) y Fallout (2018). The latter became the highest grossing of all, collecting $791.1 million globally.
- Cruise has played CIA spy Ethan Hunt for more than 25 years.
- The first installment was released in theaters in 1996.
- It was the actor himself who insisted to the studio that the final installments maintain a traditional theatrical release, and only in theaters.
- Its budget was around $290 million dollars.
- The sequel includes the most dangerous stunt of Cruise’s career (yes, that motorcycle cliff stunt that went viral).
- If you want to do a good marathon of the saga Mission Impossiblewe tell you that HBO Max has the entire franchise available on its platform.
The seventh and final installment, Dead Reckoninghas been divided into two parts. Part One will be released in theaters on July 12, 2023while the second part, which will mark the conclusion of the franchise, will be released on June 28, 2024.