Silver Rewrites “Battle: Los Angeles”

Scott Silver (“8 Mile,” “The Mod Squad”) has been hired to rewrite Chris Bertolini’s original screenplay “Battle: Los Angeles” for Sony Pictures says The Hollywood Reporter.

Aaron Eckhart is attached to star as a Marine platoon commander fighting off an alien invasion pulverizing its way across L.A.

Jonathan Liebesman (“The Killing Room”) attached to direct while Neal Moritz will produce.