American actor Tom Cruise's BMW X7 was stolen while he was filming in Birmingham for the action movie

Mission: Impossible 7.

The car was used to drive around the actor, who filmed scenes in the city for the seventh installment of the

Mission: Impossible


Cruise has been in the English city for filming for almost a week.

The vehicle was taken on Church Street in the city center and parked outside the Grand Hotel, where Cruise was staying.

The car was recovered a short time later in Smethwick, about three miles away, according to police.

The contents worth thousands of euros have not been found.

Exactly what was stolen has not been disclosed.

The case is still under investigation.