Mission: Impossible – Fallout
Christopher McQuarrie wanted to keep the ‘Mission: Impossible‘ franchise tradition of ‘practical stunts, practical action, and real locations with as little green screen as humanly possible.’
Curiously absent from the final theatrical cut is the final shot seen in several of the movie’s trailers, in which Ethan Hunt appears to be flying a helicopter at ground level directly towards a tractor-trailer. The shot itself is odd, considering the entire final cut of the helicopter sequence takes place in a remote, snow-covered mountainous area, whereas the deleted shot appears to take place directly above a surface road surrounded by a thick canopy of greenery.
Your mission, should you *choose* to accept it.’ I wonder, did you ever choose not to? The end you’ve always feared is coming. And the blood will be on your hands. The fallout of all your good intentions.