By Jennifer Armstrong
Updated September 08, 2009 at 01:28 PM EDT

Nicolas Cage will star in thriller The Hungry Rabbit Jumps for Tobey Maguire’s Maguire Entertainment, according to The Hollywood Reporter. The script tells the story of a man whose wife is the victim of a brutal crime, which drives him to become involved with an underground vigilante organization. Maguire will produce, though he is not slated to star. The film is scheduled to shoot in January in New Orleans.