Patrick Wilson is set to star in the drama, Evening for Focus Features.

The film is based on the Susan Minot novel, with Lajos Koltai directing; Minot will also write the script along with michael Cunningham. Variety says it centers around a 65-year-old cancer patient (Vanessa Redgrave), who reflects on a weekend in her youth when she met the love of her life (Wilson), as her two daughters try to come to terms with her impending death. Claire Danes, Toni Collette and Hugh Dancy round out the cast.

Evening has a 2007 release date.