Mission: Impossible Rogue Nation
First screened in August 2015
Director: Christopher McQuarrie. Cast: Tom Cruise, Rebecca Ferguson, Simon Pegg, Jeremy Renner, Ving Rhames, Alec Baldwin, Sean Harris, Simon McBurney, Tom Hollander, Zhang Jingchu, Jens Hultén, Hermione Corfield. Screenplay: Christopher McQuarrie and Drew Pearce (based ever more loosely on the television series created by Bruce Geller). Twitter Capsule:
It's mediocre! No! That's just what it wants you to think! What if *that's* what it wants y
Sometimes the machinery hums along just fine, but it's never more than machinery, and occasionally rather less. Instantly squanders Ghost Protocol's surfeits of daring and pleasure.