Based on the failed mission "Operation Red Wing" which tasked four members of SEAL Team 10 on June 28, 2005 to kill Taliban leader Ahmad Shah. They were quickly compromised and under attack, Marcus Luttrell being the only member to survive and evade capture.
Wednesday, July 31, 2013
A Former U.S. Seal's Story Gets Told In The Upcoming Film, LONE SURVIVOR
It is said that while filming the 2012 film, Battleship, Berg followed up on Luttrell's story as a passion project that motivated him to write a screenplay for the film, which will be distributed for Universal Pictures.
Lone Survivor is set for a select release on December 27, 2013 before a wider theatrical release on January 10, 2014.