The Impossible Missions Force (IMF) led by Jim Phelps is sent in to prevent the theft of a vital document; the NOC List which containing the true names and identities of the United States' undercover operatives. However, the IMF is ambushed, Phelps is assassinated, and the lone survivor Ethan Hunt finds himself accused of treason and blamed for the deaths of his entire team.
Now, Ethan finds himself with a new impossible mission. To prove his innocence. To avenge his team and mentor. And to stop the NOC List from falling into the wrong hands.
It's a good thing that Ethan specializes in making the impossible possible.
- Tom Cruise as Ethan Hunt
- Jon Voight as Jim Phelps
- Emmanuelle Beart as Claire Phelps
- Henry Czerny as Eugene Kittridge
- Jean Reno as Franz Krieger
- Ving Rhames as Luther Stickell
- Kristin Scott Thomas as Sarah Davies
- Vanessa Redgrave as Max
- Ingeborga Dapkunaite as Hannah Williams
- Emilio Estevez as Jack Harmon
- Karel Dobry as Matthias
- Olegar Fedoro as Kiev Agent
- Dale Dye as Frank Barnes