The blockbuster sees Cruise scale the world's tallest building, the Burj Khalifa in Dubai, for a death-defying action set piece.
The actor told Digital Spy that he enjoyed working on the latest Mission: Impossible film, stating: "It's so much fun. Sitting and coming up with these action sequences, travelling to these places - I love producing these movies.
"[And] I love the opportunity to work with such a brilliant filmmaker like Brad Bird and getting to hang out with these guys."
Mission: Impossible - Ghost Protocol is released in US cinemas on December 16 and arrives in the UK on December 26.
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