Aaron Eckhart Goes Into Battle

Aaron Eckhart (“The Dark Knight,” “The Core”) is attached to star in the sci-fi action epic “Battle: Los Angeles” for Sony Pictures says The Hollywood Reporter.

Penned by Chris Bertolini, the story revolves around a Marine platoon’s encounter in the battle on the streets of Los Angeles against an alien invasion. Eckhart will play the platoon leader.

Jonathan Liebesman is directing and Neal Moritz and his Original Film company are producing. No production schedule has yet been set.