Source: Production WeeklyProduction Weekly
scoops that Tobey Maguire
will star in and produce an adaptation of Marcus Sakey's novel Good People
The film will be helmed by Niels Arden Oplev
, the director of the Swedish film adaptation of Stieg Larsson's The Girl with the Dragon Tattoo.
The novel focuses on Tom and Anna Redd, a Chicago couple that, after finding nearly $400,000, go to extraordinary lengths to try and keep it.
Maguire has been busier as a producer than actor since exiting the Spider Man
franchise. He's got two films in post production with is name on it (The Hungry Rabbit Jumps
and Country Strong
) but his indie comedy The Details
has not yet found distribution.