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First Look: Charlize Theron In Jason Reitman's 'Young Adult'

  • By The Playlist
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  • August 14, 2011 2:58 AM
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Plus First Look Photos Of Daniel Radcliffe In 'The Woman In Black' & 'The Big Year' With Owen Wilson & Jack BlackWhile the adult drama is seemingly endangered thanks to the hegemony of brand-based franchises and tentpoles there are still a few directors managing to convince the studio system to work within these limits. Sure, you can probably count them on one hand, but Jason Reitman, the filmmaker behind "Up In The Air," and "Juno" is one of these directors. It probably helps that these budgets aren't extraneous, but we'll take what we can get. So here's a first look at one of The Playlist's most anticipated films of 2011, "Young Adult" starring Charlie Theron wearing a Hello Kitty T-Shirt, hip shades and carrying a little toy pooch accessory. Being released by Paramount on December 9th in limited release, likely vying for Oscar contention, the film reteams Reitman with "Juno" screenwriter Diablo Cody.

Jason Reitman's 'Young Adult' Will Apparently Skip The Fall Festival Circuit

  • By Kevin Jagernauth
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  • July 29, 2011 5:21 AM
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There is no denying that the fall festival circuit has been very good to director Jason Reitman. Both "Juno" and "Up In The Air" premiered at Telluride, wowed crowds at TIFF and built on that momentum to have very successful awards season runs. With this latest film now slated for December release, it seemed only logical for "Young Adult" to repeat the route taken by his previous efforts. But, both TIFF and Venice announced their first wave of titles this week and there was no mention of Reitman's film at all and it looks like those hoping to get an early glance at the film will be out of luck.

Jason Reitman's 'Young Adult' Starring Charlize Theron & Patrick Wilson Hits On December 9th

  • By Kevin Jagernauth
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  • July 26, 2011 2:36 AM
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Jason Reitman better get on the phone with his tailor now and get an order in on a couple of suits because it looks like he's once again going to be doing a marathon through the awards season following back-to-back hits "Juno" and "Up In The Air."

Synopsis For Jason Reitman’s ‘Young Adult’ Mostly Reveals Main Character's 'Waverly Prep' Book

  • By Edward Davis
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  • May 18, 2011 7:20 AM
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Since his 2005 debut, "Thank You For Smoking," director Jason Reitman ( "Up In the Air," "Juno") has been releasing a film, almost like clockwork, every two years. The next one, written by Diablo Cody, who obviously wrote "Juno," is essentially complete and stars Charlize Theron, Patton Oswalt, Patrick Wilson and Elizabeth Reaser.

J.K. Simmons To Provide Narration For Jason Reitman's 'Young Adult'

  • By Simon Dang
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  • March 13, 2011 1:18 AM
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Worried by the distinct lack of J.K. Simmons in the casting for Jason Reitman's upcoming Diablo Cody-scribed feature "Young Adult"? Well, fear not, as it looks like a reunion is back on the cards with Simmons set to provide his vocal talents for narration in the film.

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