Battleship

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Mission Complete With ‘Lone Survivor’

The movie based on Marcus Luttrell’s memoir  Lone Survivor: The Eyewitness Account of Operation Redwing and the Lost Heroes of SEAL Team 10 is locked and…


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First ‘Lone Survivor’ Trailer Debuts

Universal has released the first trailer for Peter Berg’s Lone Survivor movie. The movie is based on Marcus Luttrell’s memoir Lone Survivor: The Eyewitness Account of…


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Revisiting ‘Battleship’ on Blu-ray

Battleship has just been released on Blu-ray and DVD, so now maybe let’s separate the actual movie from the movie studio product that got flattened…


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Creating ‘Battleship’ Effects at ILM

Battleship is out this week on Blu-ray and DVD and we were invited to visit the special effects wizards at Industrial Light & Magic to talk about…


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Did Battleship Sink G.I. Joe?

Not everyone liked Battleship as much as we did. The $209-million epic did only $25.3 million at the box office on opening weekend, just a…


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Battleship Avoids Naval Disaster

Message to U.S. taxpayers: your pricey military technology may be no match for alien Master Chiefs from Planet Goldilocks. Also, Navy-approved commanders would likely get…


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Protecting the Pentagon Brand

Obviously, in a culture tasked with making life-and-death decisions about the fate of the free world, making decisions about Pentagon support of Hollywood movies doesn’t…


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Battleship Advance Screenings

Battleship opens May 18th but you’ve got a few chances to see an advance screening if your base won the Eventful contest we covered last…


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Demand Your Battleship!

Even though it’s already playing in other countries around the world, Hasbro’s epic Transformication of Battleship doesn’t hit U.S. theaters until May 18th. If that’s…


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What’s Hot About Battleship

Don’t mind the giant spiked killer bowling balls. The Decepticons from Transformers 7 threw them at the shore to keep the troops busy while they…


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Battleship Invades Facebook

We may have just received our first major clue in the “What do aliens have to do with Battleship?” mystery. Or at least some insight…


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The Battleship Economy

A long list of sponsors has signed on to support Universal Pictures and director Peter Berg’s vision of the modern military movie. Battleship is getting…


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Aliens Sunk My Battleship!

Regular readers know that we’ve been both fascinated and mystified by Hasbro and Universal Pictures’ efforts to turn the Battleship board game into Battleship the…


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Battleship Salutes the Real Heroes

As many of our readers surely remember, we’ve had our doubts about Universal Pictures’ efforts to make a movie based on the Battleship board game….


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Will Universal Sink Its Own Battleship?

“There is no weapon system in the world that comes even close to the visible symbol of enormous power represented by the battleship.” — General…