Tom Cruise has a holiday "Mission" on the way.
"Mission: Impossible 4" will arrive in theaters on December 16, 2011, Paramount confirmed to Access Hollywood on Thursday.
According to Variety, Pixar helmer Brad Bird is "circling" the director's chair.
The film will arrive on the same date as another anticipated sequel, the third installment of "Alvin and the Chipmunks 3-D."
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