Lone Survivor follows the story of the elite unit of American Navy SEALs Team 10 on a mission to capture a high level Taliban leader. The operation leads to a deadly fight with Taliban forces after crossing paths in the Afghanistan mountain range. Adapted from the book “Lone Survivor: The Eyewitness Account of Operation Redwing and the Lost Heroes of Seal Team,”; as the title suggests the mission ends badly leaving a “lone’ SEAL survivor.
Peter Berg, of Friday Night Lights fame, directs the drama which also stars Mark Wahlberg, Ben Foster, Taylor Kitsch, Emile Hirsch and Eric Bana.
Catch Lone Survivor December 27 in its limited release. Watch the first trailer for the movie below.