The Avengers and Captain America star, Chris Evans will be appearing in the offbeat comedy, A Many Splintered Thing. The film will be directed by Justin Reardon with Evans also acting as an executive producer. The story centers on a young man burned by past relationships who falls for a socialite played by Michelle Monaghan (Source Code). The two meet at a charity event where Evans’ character pretends to be a philanthropist. Monaghan’s character is engaged so he fakes a platonic relationship to get closer to her. The movie is described as a mix of Amelie and 500 Days of Summer. Production on the movie begins this October.