Mission: Impossible III


2h 6m 2006

Brief Synopsis

Recently retired, Agent Ethan Hunt lives a slower-paced life training new IMF agents. With this change, new opportunities enter his life, including a possible marriage to his girlfriend Julia. However, when a new conflict arises, Ethan is called back to duty to confront the toughest villain he's ever faced, Owen Davian, an international weapons and information provider with no remorse and no conscience.

Film Details

Also Known As
MI 3, MI3, MI:3, Mission Impossible Three, Mission: Impossible 3
MPAA Rating
Genre
Action
Adventure
Spy
Adaptation
Sequel
Release Date
2006
Production Company
Aaron G. York
Distribution Company
Paramount Pictures
Location
Prague, Czech Republic; Ghana; Berlin, Germany; Shanghai, China; Antwerp, Belgium; Los Angeles, California, USA; Naples, Italy; Rome, Italy

Technical Specs

Duration
2h 6m

Synopsis

Recently retired, Agent Ethan Hunt lives a slower-paced life training new IMF agents. With this change, new opportunities enter his life, including a possible marriage to his girlfriend Julia. However, when a new conflict arises, Ethan is called back to duty to confront the toughest villain he's ever faced - Owen Davian, an international weapons and information provider with no remorse and no conscience.

Crew

Daniele Abeille

Transportation Coordinator

J.j. Abrams

Song

J.j. Abrams

Digital Effects Artist

J.j. Abrams

Song Performer

J.j. Abrams

Screenplay

Daniel Acon

Special Effects Coordinator

Benedict Adams

Special Effects Technician

R Ben Adams

Production Assistant

Renato Agostini

Special Effects Supervisor

Erik Aguirre

Production Assistant

Kimberly Aguirre

Auditor

Brandon Ainsworth

Rigging Electrician

Luke Allein

Production Assistant

Robert Alonzo

Stunts

Andrea Alunni

Unit Manager

Michael Alvarado

Production Secretary

Mitchell Amundsen

Director Of Photography

Nic Anastassiou

Visual Effects Editor

Arthur Anderson

Coproducer

Bill Anderson

Software Engineer

Colin Anderson

Camera Operator

Mark Anderson

Production Manager

Michael Anderson

Electrician

Robert W Anderson

Props

Cheryl Andryco

Production Assistant

Alessia Anfuso

Assistant Set Decorator

Paul Apelgren

Music Editor

James Armstrong

Stunts

Nina Armstrong

Stunts

Scott Armstrong

Stunts

Vic Armstrong

Stunt Coordinator

Vic Armstrong

Unit Director

Wendy Armstrong

Stunts

Ryan Arndt

Special Effects Technician

Amy Arnold

Key Costumer

Brad Arnold

Assistant Director

Whitney Arnold

Production Assistant

Arin Artounian

2-D Artist

Carl Assmus

Special Effects Technician

Colleen Atwood

Costume Designer

Roy Augenstein

Special Effects Technician

Randy Babchuck

Rigging Electrician

Dieter Bahr

Grip

Alex Bailey

Photography

Sarah Baker

Production

Jerome Bakum

Visual Effects Editor

Chiara Balducci

Set Decorator

Chris Balog

Software Engineer

Johnny Barbera

Foreman

Brian Barlettani

Visual Effects

Roy Barnes

Set Designer

Bob Baron

Adr Mixer

William Barr

Special Effects Technician

Scott Bauer

Assistant Property Master

Carol Bauman

Modelmaker

Chris Bayz

Digital Effects Artist

Jason Beale

Production Assistant

Cheryl Beasley-blackwell

Costume Supervisor

Greg Beaumonte

Special Effects Technician

Curt Beech

Assistant Art Director

Ludwig Van Beethoven

Music

Anna Behlmer

Sound Re-Recording Mixer

Barbara Belle

Song

Jennifer Bender

Casting

Bruce Benson

Helicopter Pilot

Scott Benza

Animator

John Beran

Rigging Grip

Erik Berentsen

On-Set Dresser

Lori Berlanga

Production Coordinator

Lark Bernini

Coordinator

Phil Besa

Accountant

Imelda Betiong

Assistant Editor

Don Bies

Modelmaker

Diao Bin

Electrician

Matthew J. Birch

Production Supervisor

Duncan Blackman

Layout Artist

Kerry Blackman

Post-Production Assistant

Dawn Blacksten

Location Manager

Oscar Blandi

Hair Stylist

Kevin Blank

Visual Effects Supervisor

David Blitstein

Special Effects Foreman

Kai Blomberg

On-Set Dresser

Richard Bluff

Visual Effects Supervisor

Sheryl Blum

Hair Stylist

Dave Bojarski

Production Assistant

Jasin Boland

Photography

Billy Bonifield

Production Coordinator

Rob Bonstin

Software Engineer

Debbi Bossi

Post-Production Supervisor

Martin Bosworth

Rigging Electrician

Mark Bourgeois

Assistant Editor

Kevin Bowers

Special Effects Technician

Joey Box

Stunt Coordinator

Peter Boyer

Original Music

Jason Brackett

Special Effects Technician

Lance Brackett

Special Effects Technician

Dennis Bradford

Art Director

Becky Brake

Location Manager

Danny Bramson

Music Supervisor

Maryann Brandon

Editor

Glenn Braun

Foreman

Joe F Bravo

Greensman

Marty Brenneis

Special Effects Technician

David Brenner

Props

Tony Bridgers

Props

Maria Brill

Software Engineer

Amanda C Bromberg

Props

Jeffrey S Brown

Greensman

Mark Buck

Modelmaker

Richard Burden

Stunts

Michele Burke

Makeup Designer

Michele Burke

Makeup Supervisor

Sean Burke

Assistant

Barney Burman

Special Makeup Effects

Cathy Burrow

Digital Effects Artist

Chrysta Burton

Production Assistant

Trisha Burton

Script Supervisor

Yang Buting

Executive Producer

Kela Cabrales

Digital Effects Artist

Fabio Cafolla

Rigging Electrician

Brian Callahan

Costume Supervisor

Francesco Callari

Software Engineer

Candice Campos

Production Coordinator

Fausto Cancellieri

Grip

Christine Cantella

Assistant Costume Designer

Brian Cantwell

Layout Artist

Inti Carboni

Assistant Director

Paul Carden

Adr Editor

Giacomo Calo Carducci

Art Director

Des Carey

Visual Effects Producer

Derrick Carlin

Animator

Joe Carnahan

Other

Phil Carr-forster

Camera Operator

Clarence Carter

Song

Jerry Carville

Auditor

Sean Carville

Auditor

Mark Casey

Digital Effects Artist

Michael A Casey

On-Set Dresser

Tony Castagnola

Greensman

Dana Cavaliero

Assistant

Joe Ceballos

Digital Effects Artist

J. André Chaintreuil

Set Designer

Moe Chamberlain

Sound Mixer

Scott Chambliss

Production Designer

Kai Chang

Software Engineer

Gao Chao

Location Manager

Pierre Cheminat

Assistant

Andy Cheng

Stunts

Jay Cheng

Set Costumer

Leila Chesloff

Digital Effects Artist

Simon Cheung

Digital Effects Artist

Mike Chiado

Software Engineer

Michael Chickey

Assistant Location Manager

Terry Chostner

Layout Artist

Pamela J. Choy

Modelmaker

Eric Christensen

Digital Effects Artist

Crystal Gong Chun

Assistant Director

Tang Chun

Assistant Location Manager

Daniela Ciancio

Costume Supervisor

Bryan Clements

Music

Jimmy Cliff

Song Performer

Jimmy Cliff

Song

Richard Clot

Special Effects Technician

Robert Clot

Special Effects Technician

Thomas Cloutier

Special Effects Technician

Matt Codd

Conceptual Illustrator

Thomas Coe

Assistant Director

Gary J Coelho

Foreman

Harvey Cohen

Original Music

Vito Colazzo

Unit Production Manager

Keyshia Cole

Song Performer

Eliza Coleman

Stunts

Mark Coleran

Graphic Designer

Amy Comstock

Auditor

John T Connor

Photography

Audrey A Conrad

Transportation

Robert Consing

Storyboard Artist

Michael Conte

Visual Effects Supervisor

Eric P Cook

Special Effects Technician

Jeremy Cook

Digital Effects Artist

Maria Teresa Corridoni

Hair Stylist

Damacio Cortez Jr.

Special Effects Supervisor

Laura Corti

Unit Manager

Don Coufal

Boom Operator

Brandon Cox

Loader

Edward J Cox

Rigging Electrician

Leon Dewayne Cozy

Production Assistant

Black Crowes

Song Performer

Tom Cruise

Producer

Alex Cruz

Grip

Scott Curtis

Foley Editor

Nick D'abo

Modelmaker

Beth D'amato

Rotoscope Animator

Kent D'huet

Props

Pan Wei Da

Property Master

Jamie Daddio

Auditor

Liu Dai

Production Assistant

Sherrie Dai

Interpreter

Marcus Daniel

Song

Frank Darabont

Other

Film Details

Also Known As
MI 3, MI3, MI:3, Mission Impossible Three, Mission: Impossible 3
MPAA Rating
Genre
Action
Adventure
Spy
Adaptation
Sequel
Release Date
2006
Production Company
Aaron G. York
Distribution Company
Paramount Pictures
Location
Prague, Czech Republic; Ghana; Berlin, Germany; Shanghai, China; Antwerp, Belgium; Los Angeles, California, USA; Naples, Italy; Rome, Italy

Technical Specs

Duration
2h 6m

Quotes

Trivia

Miscellaneous Notes

Released in United States Spring May 5, 2006

Released in United States on Video October 31, 2006

Released in United States 2006

Shown at Tribeca Film Festival April 25-May 7, 2006.

Based on the Paramount Television series "Mission: Impossible" (1966-73), which aired on CBS and was created by Bruce Geller.

Sequel to "Mission: Impossible" (USA/1995), directed by Brian De Palma and starring Tom Cruise.

Scarlett Johansson, Carrie-Anne Moss, Kenneth Branagh, and director Joe Carnahan were all previously attached but left the project when Cruise pushed filming back a year to accommodate the fast-track production of Steven Spielberg's "The War of the Worlds."

Ang Lee, Oliver Stone, Brett Ratner, Gary Fleder, Tom Tykwer, Frank Darabont and David Fincher were all previously mentioned to direct.

Robert Towne was previously attached to do a rewrite but dropped out to direct his pet project "Ask the Dust."

Frank Darabont was brought on board to re-write the script in mid-March 2004, replacing Robert Towne.

Feature directorial debut for JJ Abrams.

Released in United States Spring May 5, 2006

Released in United States on Video October 31, 2006

Released in United States 2006 (Shown at Tribeca Film Festival April 25-May 7, 2006.)