Watch Tom Cruise Hang Off the Side of a Plane in This Crazy Movie Stunt

By Casey Chan on at

Tom Cruise is a certified crazy person but his movies are almost always enjoyable probably because of said craziness. He obsesses over doing his own stunts and this hanging off a flying plane in Mission Impossible: Rogue Nation might be one of his most impressive feats yet. I mean, dude is really outside the damn plane as it takes off.

I remember gasping at the trailer when I first saw the scene of him flapping away as the plane launches and wanted to see how they pulled it off behind the scenes. Well here’s how: they actually just did it.

Mission Impossible movies are action movies, perfected. Watch the stunt below:

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