'Mission: Impossible Rogue Nation' Trailer Uses Fugees Song to Excellent Effect

A scene from the 2015 film "Mission: Impossible -- Rogue Nation."

After a teaser trailer, the full trailer for Mission: Impossible Rogue Nation -- the fifth film in the series -- is finally here.

In addition to a shirtless Tom Cruise, Alec Baldwin, tons of explosions and more camera cuts than most half-hour episodes of TV, the M:IRN trailer also features a Fugees classic.

We hear Lauryn Hill singing "Ready or Not" while Tom Cruise kicks a man in the chest, rappels down a building, and performs other action movie tropes. Honestly, though, the combination of Hill's eerie vocal with an ominous, metallic pounding is very effective in this trailer. We're excited. 

Incidentally, the Fugees classic album The Score (from which "Ready or Not" is taken) came out the same year as the first Mission: Impossible film starring Tom Cruise. So yeah, 1996 is back!!


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