Paramount Pictures is moving "Mission: Impossible 5" forward by five months, from Christmas to July 31, 2015. In Russia it will be released on August 5.
Christopher McQuarrie directs from a script by Drew Pearce and Will Staples. "Mission: Impossible - Ghost Protocol", directed by Brad Bird, opened in December, 2011, and grossed nearly $700 million worldwide.
Paramount is also moving its animated "Monster Trucks" action project back from May 29 into the Christmas slot.