Joel Edgerton and Michelle Williams Join 'The Double Hour'

'Maria Full of Grace' filmmaker Joshua Martson is writing and directing this thriller about two lovers who find themselves in the middle of a robbery.
Joel Edgerton joins The Double Hour remake with Michelle Williams
Joel Edgerton joins The Double Hour remake with Michelle Williams
Joel Edgerton and Michelle Williams have signed on to star in The Double Hour, a remake of the 2009 Italian thriller of the same name.

The story follows a couple (Joel Edgerton and Michelle Williams) whose secret rendezvous is interrupted by a well-planned robbery. Filippo Timi and Kseniya Rappoport starred in the original film The Double Hour, which received a domestic release in 2011.

Joshua Marston (Maria Full of Grace) is directing the remake from his own script, with Indigo Films' Nicola Giuliano, Vertigo Entertainment's Roy Lee, and Journeyman Pictures' Paul Mezey producing. No production schedule was given.

Joel Edgerton currently stars in The Great Gatsby, which opened in theaters last weekend. Michelle Williams recently portrayed Glinda the Good Witch in Disney's Oz: The Great and Powerful.

The Double Hour comes to theaters in 2014 and stars Joel Edgerton, Michelle Williams. The film is directed by Joshua Marston.



Sources: Deadline

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  1. skywise

    Awesome, love Maria Full of Grace. Cant wait to see this.

    1 year agoby @skywiseFlag

  2. thedude-abides

    After Gatsby, I have a newfound respect for Edgerton, and everybody knows how I feel about Williams, so I'm obviously down for this one.

    1 year agoby @thedude-abidesFlag