Tom Cruise lights the fuse on two new Mission: Impossible movies
Cruise and Christopher McQuarrie will follow the smash hit Fallout with two films shot back to back.
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Your mission, should you choose to accept it, is to look forward to not one but two new Mission: Impossible movies.
Tom Cruise has confirmed that the seventh and eighth films in the stunt-packed action series will be released in summer 2021 and summer 2022. By that time, he'll be just a year shy of his 60th birthday -- but that probably won't stop him pulling off more outrageous stunts.