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'Mission: Impossible -- Rogue Nation' is Cruise-controlled fun, reviews say

'Mission: Impossible -- Rogue Nation' is Cruise-controlled fun, reviews say

Tom Cruise is the man for the job once again in "Mission: Impossible — Rogue Nation," the fifth installment of the sporadic but long-running spy franchise. Written and directed by Cruise's frequent collaborator Christopher McQuarrie, "Rogue Nation" finds super-agent Ethan Hunt (Cruise) on the run from his own government while trying to take down a terrorist group known as the Syndicate. According to movie critics, producer-star Cruise carries out his latest task with dedication, physicality and even a bit of humor, while McQuarrie orchestrates the action and intrigue with aplomb. The Times' Kenneth Turan writes, "Cruise has been a vigilant...

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