Mission: Impossible 5 could land in the hands of director Christopher McQuarrie, reveals Deadline.com. Paramount Pictures seems to have its sights set on the director of Jack Reacher, which also stars Cruise.
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McQuarrie, who earned an Oscar for The Usual Suspects in the late 1990s, had helped finetune the plot for Ghost Protocol, the fourth movie of the Mission: Impossible saga. He would succeed Brad Bird as director for the upcoming chapter in the franchise, which is loosely based on the popular TV series from the 1960s.
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