Or so it seems.
Jonathan Demme recently exited the project.
Abrams's Bad Robot is developing the film at Paramount.
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No title yet, but that's certainly a concept.
Paramount Pictures has picked up the script for Abrams's company to produce.
He's been toting around a "mystery box" since he was a kid.
If J.J. Abrams and Co. are making it, we're keeping track of it.
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