Michael Fassbender's <i>The Counselor</i> will go up against <i>Grudge Match</i> on November 15 November 15, 2013 is turning out to be a very hot release date. Just one day after DreamWorks slated their Wikileaks drama The Fifth Estate for release on that date, Warner Bros.' The Counselor and 20th Century Fox's Grudge Match have been slated for release on November 15.

The Counselor stars Michael Fassbender as a shady lawyer who gets in over his head when he gets mixed up in the drug trade. Brad Pitt, Angelina Jolie, and Javier Bardem co-star. Ridley Scott is directing from a screenplay by Cormac McCarthy.

Grudge Match stars Hollywood heavyweights Sylvester Stallone and Robert De Niro as two aging boxers who come out of retirement for one final fight. Kevin Hart, Kim Basinger, and Alan Arkin also star in this comedy from director Peter Segal.

In related release date news, Lionsgate has set Ghosts (formerly known as Jessabelle) for release on January 10, 2014. Kevin Greutert directs this thriller about a woman mourning her fiancee at her father's Louisiana mansion. She discovers supernatural gift from her deceased mother.