David Ayer is directing the pic from his own script.
The story follows the commander of a Sherman tank and its five-man crew on a mission behind enemy lines in April 1945 as Nazi Germany collapses.
LaBeouf would play a member of the crew.
QED Intl. is producing with John Lesher’s Le Grisbi Prods. and Ethan Smith. Alex Ott is co-producing.
Lensing is set to begin in September with a Nov. 14, 2014, release date set.
He is repped by CAA, John Crosby Management and attorney Matthew Saver.