Script, written by Charlie Peters, is based on Jill Ciment’s novel “Heroic Measures.” Keaton and Freeman will play a long-married New York City couple who find themselves in a real estate bidding war when they put their downtown apartment on the market — forcing them to deal with possibility of moving from the home where they have spent most of their adult lives.
Freeman is in “Oblivion” with Tom Cruise and will be seen next in Summit’s “Now You See Me.” Keaton is in “The Big Wedding.”
Loncraine’s credits include “My One and Only,” “Firewall” and “Wimbledon.”
Keaton is repped by WME. Revelations and Freeman are represented by CAA. Loncraine is represented by WME and Casarotto Ramsay & Associates.
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