A behind the scenes look at the stunt work of "Mission: Impossible 2", told through one stunt man who looks like a certain superstar, who's got his looks, but certainly not his smarts.

Director:

Writer:

Reviews
Learn more

People who liked this also liked... 

Comedy
    1 2 3 4 5 6 7 8 9 10 6.1/10 X  

A notorious B-movie director tries for a comeback by seeking out the film rights to the life story of a serial killer who wants his biography film to be a musical.

Director: Stephen Kessler
Stars: Jerry Stiller, Janeane Garofalo, Max Perlich
Working Tra$h (TV Movie 1990)
Comedy
    1 2 3 4 5 6 7 8 9 10 4.8/10 X  

Two janitors (George Carlin, Ben Stiller) working as janitors at a brokerage firm become rich by making investments based on insider information they gather from the brokers' garbage.

Director: Alan Metter
Stars: George Carlin, Ben Stiller, Buddy Ebsen
Comedy | Crime
    1 2 3 4 5 6 7 8 9 10 6.1/10 X  

Two streetwise cops bust criminals in their red-and-white Ford Torino with the help of police snitch called Huggy Bear.

Director: Todd Phillips
Stars: Ben Stiller, Owen Wilson, Snoop Dogg
The Suburbans (1999)
Comedy | Drama
    1 2 3 4 5 6 7 8 9 10 4.3/10 X  

An 80's one-hit wonder band named The Suburbans reform for a special performance at one of the ex-member's wedding. At the wedding, a young record company talent scout happens to be in the ... See full summary »

Director: Donal Lardner Ward
Stars: Donal Lardner Ward, Tony Guma, Craig Bierko
Action | Comedy | Musical
    1 2 3 4 5 6 7 8 9 10 2.9/10 X  

In the spring of 1986, no one had heard of Frank Sledge. One year later, Bloodfight 2 was #1 at the box office... And a star was born.

Director: Brad Martin
Stars: Holmes Osborne, David Leitch, Kelly Hu
Zero Effect (1998)
Comedy | Crime | Drama
    1 2 3 4 5 6 7 8 9 10 7/10 X  

The world's greatest detective Daryl Zero aided by his associate Steve Arlo investigates a complex and mysterious case of blackmail and missing keys for shady tycoon Gregory Stark who is less than forthcoming about what is really happening!

Director: Jake Kasdan
Stars: Bill Pullman, Ben Stiller, Ryan O'Neal
Biography | Drama | Romance
    1 2 3 4 5 6 7 8 9 10 6.3/10 X  

Comedy writer Jerry Stahl, whose $6000-a-week heroin habit had him taking his infant daughter along on his drug runs and doing smack during TV script conferences. Departing detox, Stahl ... See full summary »

Director: David Veloz
Stars: Ben Stiller, Maria Bello, Jay Paulson
Mystery Men (1999)
Action | Comedy | Fantasy
    1 2 3 4 5 6 7 8 9 10 6/10 X  

A group of inept amateur superheroes must try to save the day when a supervillian threatens to destroy a major superhero and the city.

Director: Kinka Usher
Stars: Ben Stiller, Janeane Garofalo, William H. Macy
Comedy
    1 2 3 4 5 6 7 8 9 10 4.6/10 X  

A television actor drinks too much and gets blackballed from the industry, and then he decides to break back in by directing his own movie. Eventually, he gets sober, and then falls off the... See full summary »

Director: Andy Dick
Stars: Eddie Alfano, Jamie Anne Allman, Bob Bancroft
Comedy
    1 2 3 4 5 6 7 8 9 10 3.8/10 X  

In this comedy about Hollywood, Sarah thinks making a movie is easy. With the guidance of her screenwriter uncle, she goes on a wild journey into the world of Hollywood where she meets ... See full summary »

Director: William Tannen
Stars: Linda Black, Alan Blumenfeld, Carmine Caridi
Comedy | Short
    1 2 3 4 5 6 7 8 9 10 8.2/10 X  

Retired NFL Linebacker, "Terrible" Terry Tate enforces the office rules at the Felcher and Sons' headquarters the only way he knows how: with bone-crushing tackles and hard-core trash-talk.... See full summary »

Director: Rawson Marshall Thurber
Stars: Lester Speight, Michael Sean McGuinness, Michael Cornacchia
Derek Zoolander: Male Model (TV Short 1996)
Comedy | Short
    1 2 3 4 5 6 7 8 9 10 6.9/10 X  
Director: Russell Bates
Stars: Ben Stiller, Jason Lewis
Edit

Cast

Credited cast:
...
Himself
...
...
Himself
Rest of cast listed alphabetically:
...
Pilot
...
Fight trainer
Edit

Storyline

A behind the scenes look at the stunt work of "Mission: Impossible 2", told through one stunt man who looks like a certain superstar, who's got his looks, but certainly not his smarts.

Plot Summary | Add Synopsis

Plot Keywords:

spoof | See All (1) »

Genres:

Short | Comedy

Edit

Details

Country:

Language:

Also Known As:

Being Tom Cruise  »

Company Credits

Show detailed on  »

Technical Specs

Runtime:

Color:

See  »
Edit

Did You Know?

Quotes

[first lines]
[Footage from "Mission: Impossible II" shows Tom Cruise as Ethan Hunt engaged in some daredevil rock-climbing. The footage cuts to Tom Crooze, the stunt double, holding on desperately to the rock wall]
Tom Crooze: In order to do my job, I have to ask myself: Who is Tom Cruise? What is Tom Cruise? Why is Tom Cruise? When is Tom Cruise?
[Cut to Tom Crooze in a chair on a film sound stage, apparently speaking to an interviewer]
Tom Crooze: I think that, in order to become a really good stunt double, you have ...
See more »

Connections

Spoofs Cocktail (1988) See more »

Frequently Asked Questions

This FAQ is empty. Add the first question.

User Reviews

Well done and very funny
21 August 2003 | by (Seattle, WA) – See all my reviews

Ben Stiller is perfect in this little short mockumentary on the M:I2 disc and the best part is that Tom Cruise is laughing at Ben's commentary throughout the whole thing. Between this and his turn in "Goldmember" we can see that Cruise is not taking himself too seriously, which is great.


1 of 2 people found this review helpful.  Was this review helpful to you?

Message Boards

Recent Posts
Where can I see it? jpsherriff81
Laughing at the end ? philZman
High Quality Version of this firen22
I did a little research Cohea
Discuss Mission: Improbable (2000) on the IMDb message boards »

Contribute to This Page

Create a character page for:
?