When Ethan Hunt, the leader of a crack espionage team whose perilous operation has gone awry with no explanation, discovers that a mole has penetrated the CIA, he's surprised to learn that he's the No. 1 suspect. To clear his name, Hunt now must ferret out the real double agent and, in the process, even the score.
Adventure, Action, Thriller
United States of America
Brian De Palma
Tom Cruise (Ethan Hunt), Emmanuelle Béart (Claire Phelps), Jon Voight (Jim Phelps), Henry Czerny (Eugene Kittridge), Vanessa Redgrave (Max), Ving Rhames (Luther Stickell), Jean Reno (Franz Krieger) more..., Emilio Estevez (Jack Harmon), Kristin Scott Thomas (Sarah Davies), Ingeborga Dapkūnaitė (Hannah Williams), Dale Dye (Frank Barnes), Karel Dobrý (Matthias), Marcel Iureș (Alexander Golitsyn), Rolf Saxon (CIA Analyst William Donloe), Ion Caramitru (Zozimov), Olegar Fedoro (Kiev Agent), Valentina Yakunina (Drunken Female IMF Agent), Marek Vašut (Drunken Male IMF Agent), Nathan Osgood (Kittridge Technician), Michael Rogers (Large man), Keith Campbell (Fireman (uncredited)), John McLaughlin (TV Interviewer), Andreas Wisniewski (Max's Companion), Ricco Ross (Denied Area Security Guard), Mark Houghton (Denied Area Security Guard), Annabel Mullion (Flight Attendant), Garrick Hagon (CNN Reporter), David Schneider (Train Engineer), Helen Lindsay (Female Executive in Train), John Knoll (Passenger on Train in Tunnel (uncredited))
Bruce Geller (Original Story), David Koepp (Screenplay), Steven Zaillian (Screenplay), Robert Towne (Screenplay), Tom Cruise (Producer), Paula Wagner (Producer), Stephen H. Burum (Director of Photography) more..., Paul Hirsch (Editor), Norman Reynolds (Production Design), Penny Rose (Costume Design), Jiří Farkaš (Makeup Artist), Ellen Segal (Music Editor), Ian Wingrove (Special Effects), Greg Powell (Stunt Coordinator), Danny Elfman (Original Music Composer), Fred Hole (Supervising Art Director), Eve Ramboz (Visual Effects), John Knoll (Visual Effects Supervisor), Mali Finn (Casting), Patsy Pollock (Casting), J.C. Calciano (Associate Producer), Paul Hitchcock (Executive Producer), Jonathan McKinstry (Art Direction), Timothy Everest (Costume Design), Kate Garbett (Art Department Coordinator), David Lee (Assistant Art Director), Olivier Servanin (Location Scout), Tony Chance (Production Illustrator), Moto Hata (Sculptor), Dawn Swiderski (Set Designer), Gordon Hayman (Camera Operator), Rawdon Hayne (First Assistant Camera), Kevin Fraser (Key Grip), Tony Cridlin (Grip), Michael Kelem (Aerial Camera), Larry McConkey (Steadicam Operator), Richard Blanshard (Still Photographer), Kirsten Hecktermann (Assistant Costume Designer), Hana Kučerová (Costume Supervisor), Lynn Rodgers (Hairstylist) and others.
Paramount, Cruise/Wagner Productions
Ethan Hunt meets up with Jim Phelps who he had presumed was dead.
Ethan Hunt unwinds in the films final moments.
Ethan Hunt wants to save Jim Phelps who has been shot on the bridge.
Ethan Hunt is running up the stairs when he hears the shots that kill Jim Phelps.
The Langley, Virginia CIA Headquarters.
Ethan Hunt and the team try to prevent the theft of the NOC list from the American embassy in Prague.