Milton Bradley's strategic board game gets a sci-fi facelift with this Universal Pictures production from director Peter Berg (Hancock). The action will pit a small fleet of naval ships against an alien force intent on enriching Earth's valuable assets to ensure their survival. Taylor Kitsch (Wolverine) and True Blood's Alexander Skarsgård star alongside Liam Neeson, Rihanna, and Brooklyn Decker.
According to the company line, G.I. Joe: Retaliation has been pushed back from its release late next month to March 2013, in order to add 3D affects in post production. However, this decision could... http://www.starpulse.com/news/Casey_Johnson/2012/05/24 more
Battleship - SideReel Review
Battleship is a chaotic summer action flick, complete with over-the-top sequences pitting hostile aliens against a handful of U.S. Navy ships in the Pacific Ocean, but unlike its movie-franchise-based-on-Hasbro-toys prede more
Yesterday the "Battleship" Los Angeles premiere was a star-studded event. Singer Rihanna, who stars in the film, wore a low-cut tantilizing white dress that showed off quite a bit of skin.
Rihanna ditched her make up and chick outfit to make her big screen debut with " Battleship ". In a new featurette, the Bajan singer takes fans behind the scenes of the movie, in which she had a lot of action scenes as she portrays a female weapons more
The first trailer for Peter Berg’s Battleship hit the web last week , and today we have our first look at Rihanna in character in the film. The trailer was, um, less than warmly received, but I wasn’t necessarily offended by the trailer, I ju more
The first trailer for Peter Berg’s Battleship has gone online. After watching this trailer, I can’t help but wonder if back in March the folks over at Universal were shaking their heads and thinking, “Man…I really wish Battl more
Pegs. Destroyers. Sinking. Hit and miss. All the conventions of one of the biggest board games of all time turned big budget movie – "Battleship." We’re checking out the Blu-ray out August 28 ... http://www.starpulse.com/news/Jason_Coleman/2012/08/28/blur more
Critics have funny timing. They pick on The Avengers for being “cynical” when it was written and directed by a guy who loves the Marvel universe so much that he actually scripted comic books featuring the same characters — it might be the only film of its more
This week at the movies brings us a trio of cinematic adaptations from disparate source materials: a board game, a self-help book and a Charlie Chaplin classic.
As a defender of the 1985 comedy “Clue,” I can’t automatically reject the idea of basing a feature film on a board game. But the game Clue comes with characters and a plot and a house. Battleship comes with a grid and boats and pegs. http://www.thewrap.co more
'Battleship' directed by Peter Berg (Hancock) has a poorly constructed script, ridiculous dialogue, cardboard characters and it's really, really loud.
Peter Berg's "Battleship" plays like a greatest hits collection of iconic moments from some of cinema’s biggest blockbusters including "Transformers," "Star Trek," "TItanic" and "Independence Day." Is that a good or bad thing? http://www.hitfix.com/blogs/ more