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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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A naval war ship encounters an alien armada and faces the biggest threat mankind has ever faced. If they lose, the world could face a major extinction event and an alien invasion. Will humans win this alien war, what are the aliens doing here, and what do they want? Based on the Hasbro naval war game.

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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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Batalla naval  »

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$209,000,000 (estimated)

Opening Weekend:

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

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

In the JPJ (John Paul Jones) CIC weapons center, when Lt. Hopper is making his speech prior to the war games, the sign on the radar says: "In God We Trust, All Others We Track". See more »

Goofs

The "too cold" planet at the beginning of the movie is listed at -314 degrees Celsius, approximately 41 degrees below 0 Kelvin (-273.15 Celsius), or absolute zero. 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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Spin-off Battleship (2012) See more »

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I enjoyed it!
18 May 2012 | by (DC) – See all my reviews

There are a lot of people who are attacking this movie because they think the plot is scientifically weak. I'm not going to go into the details but we all have to remember that this is sci-fi based on a simple board game...and I really enjoyed it. This is not sci-fi based on deep scientific models or futuristic mythology. This is not Inception, The Matrix or Prometheus. If you really want to get technical don't go see any sci-fi which involves hostile aliens that want to take over our planet. Truth is, any being that had the tech to travel here would simply get here and from a safe distance 1. Introduce specific bio/nano destroyers that would kill all life here. 2. Introduce specific bio/nano cleansers that would clean up that bio- mess. 3. Introduce bio builders specific to their needs. 4. Introduce their own lifeforms. Therefore if we really want to be nick pickers about the science let's go all the way and not accept any of it... or just go with it and enjoy this movie like I did.


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