Renowned Hollywood star Tom Cruise, who recently unveiled the thrilling full-length trailer for his upcoming movie “Mission: Impossible — Dead Reckoning Part One,” is preparing for its highly anticipated release. Directed by Christopher McQuarrie, the seventh installment in the Mission: Impossible franchise has now claimed the title for the longest film in the series.
According to IGN, the movie’s runtime has been disclosed, clocking in at two hours and 36 minutes (excluding credits). This surpasses the previous record held by 2018’s “Mission: Impossible Fallout,” which had a runtime of 2 hours and 27 minutes.
In this latest installment, returning cast members include Rebecca Ferguson, Ving Rhames, and Simon Pegg, while Hayley Atwell joins the team. “Mission: Impossible — Dead Reckoning Part One” follows Ethan Hunt (Tom Cruise) and his IMF team as they embark on their most perilous mission to date. Their objective is to locate and neutralize a terrifying new weapon that poses a grave threat to humanity, ensuring it doesn’t fall into the wrong hands. With the future and fate of the world hanging in the balance and formidable adversaries from Ethan’s past closing in, a high-stakes race around the globe ensues. In the face of a mysterious and all-powerful enemy, Ethan is forced to prioritize his mission above all else, even the lives of those he holds dear.
Scheduled for release on July 12, 2023, “Mission: Impossible — Dead Reckoning Part One” is a joint production by Paramount and Skydance. Additionally, fans can look forward to “Mission: Impossible — Dead Reckoning Part Two,” set to hit theaters on June 28, 2024.