Marcel Langeneger has been tapped to direct the upcoming WWII drama Brothers in Arms. According to Variety, Noah Lukeman's screenplay is based on Richard Baron's novel Raid! The Untold Story of Patton's Secret Mission.
The film takes place at the end of WWII. Gen. George S. Patton has ordered a top-secret mission to rescue his son-in-law from a POW camp 60 miles behind German lines. 3,000 men were needed for the job; Patton sent 294 and a leader who wouldn't quit.
Shooting beings March 31st, 2008.