Mission Impossible (1996) (110 min – Rated: PG-13)
Mission: Impossible (also known in the Blu-ray release as M:I) is a 1996 American spy film directed by Brian De Palma and starring Tom Cruise. Based on the television series of the same name, the plot follows a new agent, Ethan Hunt and his mission to uncover the mole who has framed him for the murders of his entire IMF team. Work on the script had begun early with filmmaker Sydney Pollack on board, before De Palma, Steven Zaillian, David Koepp, and Robert Towne were brought in. Mission: Impossible went into pre-production without a shooting script. De Palma came up with some action sequences, but Koepp and Towne were dissatisfied with the story that led up to those events.
Opener: Oh man. I got some serious lasagna breath going on here and I still have that really hard mission to accomplish where I have to talk to a bunch of high falootin senators at that dinner party. Let’s see what I have in my pockets. Oh good. hmm… Where did I get gum. oh well… nom nom nom. oh that guy look like a fat deniro.
Twitter: Mission Impossible – like a Kristin Scott Thomas ventiliquist show. You can totally see the directors lips moving while watching this movie.
Stuff I Loved:
Cinema Of The Ukraine.
Voice of Andorian in Enterprise…Kitrick
This tape will self destruct. How old is this movie? Should that CD Self Destruct
I’m telling ya. Emilio Estavez. He is not credited.
You could fit a VHS camera in those glasses.
John Voight. Not since Anaconda.
Is that Netscape
Austa Lasagna Don’t get any on ya.
Would not want bomb gum. I would totally forget. Mmmm….Fruit Stripe!
Best Elevator Death scene.
Watching Emilio Estevez hack with his laptop encouraged me to buy my first laptop.
Man. Hard drives used to be really loud.
She would make a terrible ventriliquist.
A really cool cutout video
A knocked over chair. There must have been a struggle.
very film noir in some of these shots
Somebody hates your team Ethan.
No public phones now a days. What do you do about that? Cell Phones.
my name is The Max
Let’s meet in a fish aquarium cafe.
Tom Cruise run. He has it in his contract. every movie. I must have a run scene. Cause I run really fast…watch me!! Weeeeeee
Tom cruise in the bathroom looking for money is like me looking for money. Lots of throwing stuff around
Searching Usenet Groups. You ain’t gonna find nothing there cept porn and warez
OMG…that email format would never work. Job 3:14 is not a valid domain.
Jim is dead!! He’s dead Jim.
Claire and the sexy frisk down.
‘They are trained to be ghosts.” Like the new movie
Disco Glasses with built in VHS camera
Cool. A list of Disavowed!
John Voight must have had money….she is way too hot for him
That dude that used to play all the Russian roles.
Thinking Machine Laptops. 386 Risc Chips. Oh boy.
No modem access to the main frame. dur.
Love voice over descriptions over video footage of what is actually happening Very commom in the heist films.