Tobey Maguire has joined the indie black comedy “The Details” for reports Variety.
The story follows a struggling married couple who, already dealing with issues like infidelity, see their lives further complicated by ravenous raccoons burrowing under the sod in their back yard.
A disagreement over how to dispatch the pests creates a chain reaction of mishaps.
Maguire and Elizabeth Banks would play the couple, Maguire taking over for James McAvoy who dropped out due to a scheduling conflict.
Ray Liotta, Dennis Haysbert and Anna Friel also star while Laura Linney is attached to play an eccentric neighbor.
Jacob Estes penned and will direct the film which begins shooting next month in Seattle.