Mission Impossible Rogue Nation (2015)
With the IMF now disbanded and Ethan Hunt (Tom Cruise) out in the cold. a new threat — called the Syndicate — soon emerges. The Syndicate is a network of highly skilled operatives who are dedicated to establishing a new world order via an escalating series of terrorist attacks. Faced with what may be the most impossible mission yet. Ethan gathers his team and joins forces with Ilsa Faust (Rebecca Ferguson). a disavowed British agent who may or may not be a member of this deadly rogue nation.
Initial release:. July 27. 2015 (New York City).
Director:. Christopher McQuarrie.
Film series:. Mission: Impossible.
Screenplay:. Christopher McQuarrie.
Producers:. Tom Cruise. J.J. Abrams. David Ellison. Bryan Burk.
After intercepting nerve gas being sold to terrorists. Impossible Missions Force (IMF) agent Ethan Hunt is convinced he can prove the existence of the Syndicate. an international criminal consortium that the Central Intelligence Agency (CIA) does not believe exists. Hunt is captured by the Syndicate. but escapes a torture chamber led by Syndicate member Janik “Bone Doctor” Vinter with the help of disavowed MI6 agent and Syndicate operative Ilsa Faust.
CIA Director Alan Hunley and IMF Field Operations Director William Brandt testify before a Senate committee. The IMF. currently without a secretary in charge. is controversial because of its destructive methods and various misconducts. Hunley succeeds in having the IMF disbanded and absorbed into the CIA. Brandt. knowing that Hunley will try to capture Hunt. warns him to stay undercover. Cut off from the IMF. Hunt follows his only lead: a blond man in glasses. later identified as former MI6 agent Solomon Lane.
Six months later. Hunt remains a fugitive. He enlists former colleague Benji Dunn to attend the opera Turandot in Vienna. He predicts that an attempt will be made on the Austrian Chancellor at the concert. and believes that Lane will also be there. He successfully stops three snipers including Faust. but the Chancellor is killed by a car bomb. and Lane is still not found. Faust drops hints of Lane’s plan to Ethan before leaving. Benji decides to stay with Ethan instead of reporting back to the CIA. despite knowing his action amounts to treason.