Best Mission Impossible Stunts: Where Tom Cruise Risked His Life

Anushka Halve

1. Climbing the Burj Khalifa

In Mission Impossible: Ghost Protocol (2011), Cruise took on the challenge of scaling the Burj Khalifa in Dubai, the world's tallest building.

2. Hanging from a Plane Mid-air

For Mission Impossible: Rogue Nation (2015), Cruise performed a jaw-dropping stunt that had him clinging to the side of a plane during takeoff.

3. Record Setting Underwater Breath-hold

In Mission Impossible: Rogue Nation, Cruise held his breath underwater for an astonishing six minutes to film a complex heist sequence.

4. Motorbike chase through narrow streets in Paris

During the filming of Mission Impossible: Fallout (2018), Cruise rode a motorcycle through the narrow streets of Paris, weaving through traffic and performing daring maneuvers.

5. HALO Jump in Mission Impossible: Fallout

The actor performed a High Altitude Low Opening (HALO) jump from a plane at an altitude of 25,000 feet! No stunt doubles were used!

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