Emma Watson is set to star opposite Ethan Hawke in the thriller Regression.
Chilean filmmaker Alejandro Amenabar, known for The Others, penned and will direct the movie, The Hollywood Reporter said.
The film, about a father accused of a crime he has no memory of committing, is due out next year.
Alejandro's 2001 horror movie The Others starred Nicole Kidman and Christopher Eccleston. His 2004 film The Sea Inside won an Oscar for Best Foreign Language Film.
Harry Potter star Emma recently appeared in Sofia Coppola's The Bling Ring and is due to star in Darren Aronofsky's Noah.