- Tom Cruise and EOT director Doug Liman are reuniting for 1980s crime biopic "Mena"
- the screenwriter will be Gary Spinelli, who is basically a newbie
- will be based on the true story of Barry Seal, who delivered contraband for the CIA and Medellin cartel as a gun runner and drug trafficker
- story took place in Mena, Arkensas when Bill Clinton was governor of Arkansas (Ronald Reagan, George HW Bush)
- is set to film this year, MI: 5 will be out in theaters 12/25