Mission: Impossible III

Synopsis: A man named Owen Davian kills an IMF agent that was sent undercover by the legendary Ethan Hunt, who has retired from combat missions. Hunt now has a fiancé, Julia, who believes that he works for the traffic department when he really trains younger IMF agents to go into combat. He is assigned to his last mission. His mission, should he choose to accept it is to capture Davian, who is selling a toxic weapon called the rabbits foot. But Davian is reckless, cruel, and deathly. He promises Hunt that he will find Julia, hurt her, and Ethan will be too dead to help her. The mission is no more different to others, its dangerous, smart, and impossible; but now it's personal.
Director(s): J.J. Abrams
Production: Paramount Pictures
  7 wins & 14 nominations.
Rotten Tomatoes:
126 min

We've put an explosive charge

in your head.

Does that sound familiar?

The Rabbit's Foot. Where is it?

I gave it to you.

Ethan, where's the Rabbit's Foot?

Wait... What are you saying?

That wasn't it?

- What I gave you, was that...

- I'm going to count to 10.

You're going to tell me

where the Rabbit's Foot is or she dies.

Jules, it's going to be okay.

It's going to be okay.

Do you understand?


You listen to me.

I got exactly what you asked for.

Did you want something else?

If there was a misunderstanding,

I will fix it.

I can get it, whatever you want.


Listen. Talk to me. We can talk,

like gentlemen.

- Three.

- God!

All right. All right, all right.

I know where the Rabbit's Foot is.

I can help you.

The way you helped me

on the airplane?

That way?

You put the gun down.

I'm not talking to you like this.

That's your choice. Four.

The Rabbit's Foot's in Paris.

You want to know where in Paris?

Then let her go.

- 'Cause you will not...

- It's not in Paris. Five.

I can get it for you.

But you kill her, you do this,

you get nothing.

- Six.

- Are you listening to me?

The only way you're going

to get what you want is for you to...

- Do you think I'm playing?

- Son of a b*tch!

Do you think I'm playing?

You don't think I'll do it?

Where is it? Where the hell is it?

- Look at me.

- Where the hell is it?

- Stay with me.

- Seven! Seven!

I am going to kill you.

I swear to God I'm going to kill you!

- Eight!

- No, please.

Please. Don't do this. Just let her go.

I promise you. I promise you.

- I can figure out how to get whatever...

- Nine.

Listen to me. Listen to me.

I want to help you.

I want to help you get

whatever you want.

But you got to do what's right.

What you know is right.

No. No.


- Ten.

- Don't!

- Ten.

- Don't!

- What are you doing?

- Your brother wants another one.

Oh, God, no.

Ethan, that's what we talked about...

- I'm watching him. He's fine.

- That's how it is with Rick.

He's fine and then suddenly he's naked

and he's hugging everybody.

- I'll take full responsibility for Rick.

- You will? Full?

- Well, mostly full.

- It's a huge responsibility.

It's going well, right?

- It's going really well.

- Yeah.

Julia, your sister's here.

- Give me a hug.

- You look so beautiful.

I don't know about that. So, is this him?

- I hope so.

- Oh, come here. Oh, gosh.

All right. Mom's dying to see you.

I can't believe

you guys came all the way to Virginia.

Like we'd miss your engagement...

When Julia called and told me

that she was getting married,

I had one thought,

that it was just too bad

that Daddy wasn't here

to walk her down the aisle.

And then when Julia told me...

Thanks, Mom.

That Ethan doesn't have

his parents anymore, either,

I got really sad.

But it occurred to me

that this is about starting a new family

and how beautiful that is.

And I just want to say

I am making Julia an aunt,

so I expect the same treatment

very, very soon.


Department of Transportation?

I've been there over 10 years now.


What do you do at the DOT?

I study traffic patterns.

You hit the brakes for a second,

just tap them on the freeway,

you can literally track

the ripple effect of that action

across a 200-mile stretch of road,

because traffic has a memory.

It's amazing. It's like a living organism.

Freshen that up for you?

What is it, vodka martini?

Yeah. Thanks.

Ladies, do you need...

- I'd marry him.

- I would, too.

Okay, so, a three-week

heli-boarding honeymoon?

- Okay, you actually get dropped...

- From a helicopter, yeah.

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Alex Kurtzman

Alex Kurtzman (born September 7, 1973) is an American film and television writer, producer, and director. He is best known for co-writing the scripts to Transformers, Star Trek, Star Trek Into Darkness, and The Amazing Spider-Man 2 with his writing and producing partner Roberto Orci, and directing and co-writing The Mummy. more…

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