Miguel Arteta ("Cedar Rapids") is attached to direct an adaptation of author Troy Cook's comedic crime novel"47 Rules of Highly Effective Bank Robbers" says Variety.
The story follows a pair of lovers running from their families, the law and underworld characters as they rob banks across the South.
Arteta is supervising a script polish by Ryan Knighton.
Casting will take place later this Summer.
Richard Gladstein and Cathy Schulman are producing the film