Sam Rockwell has joined Brad Pitt in Andrew Dominik's comic crime saga Cogan's Trade. The news comes via Deadline who also state that Casey Affleck is also attached to the project. The film is based on Georg V. Higgins novel of the same name. Cogan's Trade tracks Jackie Cogan’s [Brad Pitt] career in a gangland version of law and order. For Cogan is an enforcer; and when the Mob’s rules get broken, he gets hired to ply his trade, murder. In the gritty, tough-talking pages of Higgins’s 1974 national best-seller, Cogan is called in when a high-stake card game under the protection of the Mob is heisted. Expertly, with a ruthless businessman’s efficiency, a shrewd sense of other people’s weaknesses, and a style as cold as his stare, Cogan moves with reliable precision to restore the status quo as ill-conceived capers and double-dealing shenanigans erupt into high-voltage violence. Synopsis via Amazon. The film is being produced by Brad Pitt's production company Plan B and Dede Gardner and Chockstone's Steve Schwartz and Paula Mae Schwartz.