Tom Cruise Attempts Death-Defying Stunt in New Mission Impossible Video
A new behind-the-scenes look at next year’s Mission Impossible: Death Reckoning episode features a theater favorite stuntman attempting an incredible stunt that involves riding a motorcycle off a cliff and then immediately launching into a base jump. “This is the most dangerous thing we’ve ever tried,” Tom Cruise was quoted as saying in the video released Monday.
The stunt is years in the making
Stunt like you Year of manufacture should be known. Tom Cruise practiced more than 500 skydives and 13,000 motorized cross jumps to perfect the technique for the spy thriller’s record seventh installment. The team reportedly conducted the stunt in Norway in 2020.
According to the movie’s writer and director Christopher McQuarrie, the actor was asked to coordinate a master plan with experts in various disciplines such as motorcycling and base jumping.
“Just something You have to avoid a stunt like serious injury or death,” Miles Daisher, Mission Impossible’s base jumping coach, revealed to the camera.
Mission Impossible: Death Reckoning Part One premiere date
Mission Impossible: Death Reckoning Part One Premiering in theaters on July 14, 2023, the movie stars Cruise as Special Agent Hunt, Ving Rames as Agent Luther Stickle, and Simon Pegg as technician Benji Dunn.