What Catherine Keener and Ellen Page are doing on "The Basement"? Starring in. Yes the two movie stars have been set to topline the forthcoming thriller.
Written by Tommy O'Haver and Irene Turner, the flick is based on the shocking true story of a murder that stunned the nation back in the mid-1960s. As for its story, the film centers on Getrude Baniszewski (Keener), a seemingly ordinary housewife and the mother of seven, who imprisons a beautiful teenager Sylvia Likens (Page), who has been left in her charge, in the basement of her Indiana home.
The Tommy O'Haver's direction is scheduled to start filming by the end of this month in Los Angeles.