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Battleship (2012)

PG-13  |   |  Action, Adventure, Sci-Fi  |  18 May 2012 (USA)
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A fleet of ships is forced to do battle with an armada of unknown origins in order to discover and thwart their destructive goals.

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Based on the classic Hasbro naval combat game, Battleship is the story of an international fleet of ships who come across an alien armada while on Naval war games exercise. An intense battle is fought on sea, land and air. What do the aliens want? Written by Anonymous

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The battle for Earth begins at sea. See more »


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Rated PG-13 for intense sequences of violence, action and destruction, and for language | See all certifications »

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$209,000,000 (estimated)

Opening Weekend:

$25,534,825 (USA) (18 May 2012)

Gross:

$65,173,160 (USA) (27 July 2012)
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Trivia

The battleship Missouri was the key plot of the movie Under Siege (1992), where it was about to be decommissioned. In Battleship, this ship is set as a museum. See more »

Goofs

When the alien ship fires an ultrasonic attack, all the glass windows on the destroyer break. Once the ultrasonic sound stops, some crew members use binoculars with intact lenses. They should've broken along with the windows. See more »

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Title Card: In 2005, scientists discovered a distant planet believed to have a climate nearly identical to Earth.
Title Card: In 2006, NASA built a transmission device five times more powerful than any before it, and a program to contact the planet began.
Title Card: It was known as The Beacon Project.
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Blue Suede Shoes
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how could any man not love this.
22 May 2012 | by (United States) – See all my reviews

When I saw the trailer I thought if this movie lived up to the trailer it would be awesome. The movie surpassed my expectation by 10 times. If you are a real man, you gotta love this movie, just like a real man would love a Custom 1911 with pearl grips. If you like movies with two guys kissing and drive a Volvo, then you would nt like it. If you were a woman, I would not expect you to like it at all but if you did then you would be my kind of woman. I can't believe people who go to a movie like this and say things like the love relation between the main stars was not believable enough or something crazy like that. If you are looking for something like that then watch "On Golden Pond" or "Eat Pray Love", not a movie about battleships and aliens.....


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