The first trailer has been released for director Brad Bird‘s (The Incredibles, Ratatouille) take on the Mission Impossible franchise. In Mission: Impossible – Ghost Protocol Ethan Hunt (Tom Cruise) and the IMF team find themselves blamed for a terrorist attack on the Kremlin. Now he and his team (Simon Pegg, Jeremy Renner, Paula Patton) must track down the real terrorists and prove their innocence. Josh Holloway, Léa Seydoux and Anil Kapoor also star. The mission, if you choose to accept it, will begin in theaters everywhere on December 16th.