A breakdown of one of Spielberg's most exhilarating sequences, and why it deserves to be considered one of his best.
"Tom Cruise University. Excellent film school by the way."
Author Lee Child is eager to recast the character to the physical specifics of the book series, but should such attributes matter?
This video essay takes a look at the different applications of the heist genre in the 'Mission: Impossible' series.
Mission: Impossible—Fallout shares a lot of beats with its predecessors. Why doesn't it feel derivative?
Christopher McQuarrie had to stop himself from plunging Ethan Hunt into a hell of his own making.
Tom Cruise returns to action in M:I Fallout, but what is the best action sequence of them all?
Making the case for no-win situations.
The most thrilling action entry in the series is actually an elaborate attempt to cut loose a dangling thread.
Our last remaining movie star has made the latter half of his career into a showcase for white-knuckle thrill rides that successfully distract from the more unsavory parts of the Tom Cruise mythology.