Universal Pictures has announced that the much-anticipated Lone Survivor Movie  will be released on January 10, 2014. Previous reports had it set for a November 2013 release.

Releasing in January 2014 it is set to match up against Grudge Match, a sports comedy and a horror film titled Jessabelle.

Directed by Peter Berg and featuring an all-star cast led by Mark Wahlberg the film will bring to life the ill-fated 2005 mission that led to the deaths of 19 U.S. Servicemen in the mountains of Afghanistan