Leaked Memo Stars JJ Abrams, Kathryn Bigelow, Jason Reitman

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The line between leak and press release gets fuzzier everyday.

An email that reportedly found its way from Paramount Studios to The Wrap has status update on a number of projects:

  • Kathry Bigelow is said to have met with Will Smith about "Triple Frontier" - word of this project about the no-man's-land between Argentina, Paraguay, and Brazil came out a couple of months ago. It's said to be an ensemble piece with big names interested, so Smith isn't out of question.
  • JJ Abrams wants to make a movie based off the game "7 minutes in the closet, in which two participants emerge from the closet to find all their friends dead. -- Heat Vision reported on this in much greater detail earlier today, so this one seems on the money.
  • Paramount is in negotiations to pick up Jason Reitman's next film, "Young Adult," written by "Juno" scribe Diablo Cody -- Two weeks ago Charlize Theron was said to be in talks for the role, Paramount worked with Reitman on the very profitable, very prestigious "Up In the Air," so a reunion makes sense.

A representative from the studio says the email is "not a Paramount document," and that some of the info is right and some of it is wrong.

There's a load more info in there. Have at it and draw your own conclusions.

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