‘Mission: Impossible 7’ teases Tom Cruise’s biggest stunts yet
The first trailer for 'Mission: Impossible - Dead Reckoning Part One' also known as 'Mission: Impossible 7', has been released. Going by the trailer, the film depicts new story details, fresh stunts but familiar characters, and plenty of spy action.
In the film, Tom Cruise's Ethan Hunt is running across the globe, fighting his way through and defying gravity at every chance he gets. Past details from the franchise will also be explored in the upcoming film.
There are stunts that takes us back to moments from the past, like Cruise fighting atop a speeding train. However, there are also all-new action sequences, like Cruise riding a motorbike off a cliff, wearing a parachute to prevent him from the Grim Reaper (angel of death) himself. Tom Cruise actually did this stunt for the movie.
Alongside Tom Cruise, the film stars Ving Rhames as Luther Stickell, Simon Pegg as Benji Dunn, Rebecca Ferguson as Ilsa Faust, and Vanessa Kirby as White Widow. Also returning to the series is Henry Czerny as Eugene Kittridge, who was last seen in the first Mission: Impossible, released in 1996. New cast members include Hayley Atwell as Grace and Shea Whigham as Jasper Briggs.
The movie is written and directed by Christopher McQuarrie. "Mission: Impossible 7" is the first part of a longer story that will continue onto an eighth film, which is currently in production, and set to release in 2024.
"Mission: Impossible — Dead Reckoning Part One" opens in theatres on July 14, 2023.