Mission: Impossible – Ghost Protocol
Mission: Impossible – Ghost Protocol is a 2011 American action-spy film and the fourth install-ment in the Mission: Impossible film-series, and director Brad-Bird’s first live action film. It stars Tom-Cruise, who reprises his role of I.M.F agent Ethan Hunt, with Jeremy Renner, Simon Pegg, and Paula Patton as his supporting team. Ghost Protocol was written by Andre Nemec and Josh Appelbaum, and produced by Cruise, J. J. Abrams and Bryan Burk. It saw the return of editor Paul Hirsch and visual effects supervisor John Knoll from the first-film, and is also the first Mission: Impossible film to be partially filmed using I.M.A.X cameras. Released in North America by Paramount-Pictures on December 16, 2011, the film was a critical and commercial success. Ghost Protocol became the highest/grossing film in the series, and the highest/grossing film starring Cruise.