Malin Akerman, Tyler Labine, Lucy Punch and Daniel Petronijevic star in the dark rom-com which Alliance will release in 2012.

Cottage County follows a young man whose plan to propose during a romantic getaway are stymied when his slacker brother and his free-spirited girlfriend turn up.

Director Peter Wellington is scheduled to shoot in Toronto and Muskoka, Ontario, until Oct 27.

Frank Siracusa and Whizbang Films are producing with Paul Gross.