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Jessica Chastain offered ‘Mission: Impossible 5’

Jessica Chastain has been offered a leading role in Mission: Impossible 5, Deadline reports. That’s pretty much the extent of Deadline’s scoop. It’s not even known if she’s likely to accept. Still, an exciting prospect. It was revealed earlier this week that director Christopher McQuarrie and star Tom Cruise had tapped Will Staples, the writer […]

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‘Call of Duty’ screenwriter retooling ‘Mission: Impossible 5’

Mission: Impossible 5 is getting a rewrite courtesy of Will Staples, the screenwriter behind video game Call of Duty: Modern Warfare 3. According to The Hollywood Reporter, Paramount, Skydance, director Christopher McQuarrie and star/producer Tom Cruise recruited Staples to retool a draft by Drew Pearce (Iron Man 3). Though much of Staples public work is in […]

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‘Mission: Impossible 5’ set to open Christmas Day, 2015

Mission: Impossible 5 is now as official as it gets (well, shy of it actually existing). Paramount and Skydance Productions have announced its release date: December 25, 2015. That means the latest entry in Tom Cruise’s increasingly popular spy franchise will open one week after Star Wars Episode VII, the latest Dan Brown adaptation, Inferno, and Universal’s Warcraft. As if […]

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