The story centers on three eco-terrorists who plan on blowing up a dam. Jesse Eisenberg will play the leader of the trio, and Dakota Fanning portrays the rich young woman who finances the operation. Peter Sarsgaard, who joined the project in October, plays the bomb maker. Paul Dano was originally attached for Jesse Eisenberg's role, although he is no longer involved in the project.
Production is scheduled to begin this October in Portland, Oregon.