PG-13 | | Action, Adventure, Thriller
An American agent, under false suspicion of disloyalty, must discover and expose the real spy without the help of his organization.
According to Martin Landau, in an earlier treatment, the original plan was to bring back the entire original cast of the television series, just to kill them all off in the first act.
We're being ambushed Ethan. Abort! That's an order.
Ethan Hunt: Negative. Golitsyn is on the move.
Jim Phelps: No, dammit, I said abort!
Ethan Hunt: Eye on the package. Jim, I'm Coming.
(at around 1h 10 mins) When Krieger drops the knife in the computer room it should hit the floor as the air conditioning duct is above the center not above the computer desk.
The opening credits contain several plot points from the movie.
The in-joke where Tom Cruise goes online with his laptop by typing in, not Usenet, but Crusenet, has been changed in the US DVD versions to where he types "internet access."
English, French, Czech
AUD 7,101,996 (Australia) (4 July 1996)