No, Mission Impossible 3 was not considered a flop. Released in 2006, Mission Impossible 3, directed by J.J. Abrams and starring Tom Cruise, was generally well-received by both critics and audiences. While its box office performance fell slightly below expectations, it still achieved commercial success. The film grossed over $397 million worldwide, making it a profitable entry in the Mission Impossible franchise. Furthermore, the film’s positive reception helped to rejuvenate the franchise, leading to the subsequent successful installments that followed.