Sam Shepard
(© Tristan Fuge)
Sam Shepard
(© Tristan Fuge)
Casey Affleck, Christian Bale, Willem Dafoe, Woody Harrleson, Sam Shepard, Forest Whitaker, and Zoe Saldana will star in Out of the Furnace, according to Deadline.com

Written and directed by Scott Cooper, the film will center on two brothers (played by Affleck and Bale) in an economically depressed part of the American Rust Belt.

Cooper wrote and directed the Oscar-nominated film Crazy Heart.