Mission: Impossible – Rogue Nation is a 2015 American action spy film, directed by Christopher McQuarrie, the fifth installment in the Mission: Impossible film series, starring Tom Cruise, Jeremy Renner, Simon Pegg, Rebecca Ferguson, Ving Rhames, Sean Harris, and others. In the film, IMF agent Ethan Hunt (Cruise) is on the run from the CIA, following the IMF’s disbandment as he tries to prove the existence of the Syndicate, an international mysterious terrorist consortium. The world premiere took place on July 23rd 2015 in the Vienna State Opera House. Sites in Vienna seen in the film: the Vienna State Opera House, outside and inside, stations of the Vienna Underground Trains (U-Bahn).
A Dangerous Method is a 2011 German-Canadian-British historical film, directed by David Cronenberg, starring Keira Knightley, Viggo Mortensen, Michael Fassbender and others. Describes the relationships between Carl Jung, founder of analytical psychology; Sigmund Freud, founder of the discipline of psychoanalysis; and Sabina Spielrein, patient of Jung and later a physician and one of the first female psychoanalysts. Sites in Vienna seen in the film: Belvedere.
Before Sunrise is a 1995 American romantic drama film, directed by Richard Linklater, starring Ethan Hawke, Julie Delpy and others. A young American man, and a young French woman, meet on a train and disembark in Vienna, where they spend the night walking around the city and getting to know each other. Sites in Vienna seen in the film: Ringstrasse, Vienna River, Albertina, City Park, pubs and others.
The Piano Teacher is a 2001 French-Austrian film directed by Michael Haneke. Starring Isabelle Huppert and Benoît Magimel. The film is based on 2004 Nobel Prize for Literature winner Elfriede Jelinek’s 1983 novel of the same name. Sites in Vienna seen in the film: das Konzerthaus inside and outside.
Museum Hours is a 2012 Austrian-American drama film written and directed by Jem Cohen. The film is set in and around Vienna’s Kunsthistorisches Museum.