Don't Come Knocking: According to The Hollywood Reporter, Eva Marie Saint has signed on to co-star in Don't Come Knocking, an independent feature film being directed by Wim Wenders and starring Sam Shepard.
The story centers on an aging cowboy star (Shepard) who rides off the set midshoot on a voyage of self-discovery. Saint will play Shepard's mother. Shepard wrote the screenplay, which is based on a story by Shepard and Wenders. "Knocking" is a Reverse Angle production and is being produced by Peter Schwartzkopff. Production starts this summer. Saint most recently co-starred in Wayne Wang's Because of Winn-Dixie to be released in January by 20th Century Fox. She is best known for her work in On the Waterfront, for which she won a best supporting actress Oscar, and North by Northwest. Saint won an Emmy for her work in the 1990 TV movie People Like Us.