Based on the debut novel from American writer, poet and war veteran Kevin Powers which was one of New York Times most notable books of 2012.

The story follows two young soldiers, Bartle (21) and Murph (18) as they navigate the terrors of the Iraq war under the command of the older, troubled Sergeant Sterling. All the while, Bartle is tortured by a promise he made to Murph's mother before their deployment.

JENNIFER ANISTON is attached to star as the mother of Murph who TYE SHERIDAN is set to play. Rounding out the cast is JACK HUSTON as Sergeant Starling and ALDEN EHRENREICH