Battleship

Poster for the movie "Battleship"
Poster for the movie "Battleship"

Battleship (2012)

PG-13 131 min - Thriller, Action, Adventure, Science Fiction - May 18, 2012, May 18, 2012
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When mankind beams a radio signal into space, a reply comes from "Planet G", in the form of several alien crafts that splash down in the waters off Hawaii. Lieutenant Alex Hopper (Taylor Kitsch) is a naval weapons officer assigned to the ship USS John Paul Jones, part of an international naval coalition which becomes the world's last hope for survival as they engage the hostile alien force of unimaginable strength. While taking on the invaders, Hopper must also try to live up to the potential his brother Stone (Alexander Skarsgård) and his fiancée's father, Admiral Shane (Liam Neeson), expect of him.

Director:  Peter Berg

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Storyline

When mankind beams a radio signal into space, a reply comes from "Planet G", in the form of several alien crafts that splash down in the waters off Hawaii. Lieutenant Alex Hopper (Taylor Kitsch) is a naval weapons officer assigned to the ship USS John Paul Jones, part of an international naval coalition which becomes the world's last hope for survival as they engage the hostile alien force of unimaginable strength. While taking on the invaders, Hopper must also try to live up to the potential his brother Stone (Alexander Skarsgård) and his fiancée's father, Admiral Shane (Liam Neeson), expect of him.


Collections: Peter Berg

Tagline: The Battle for Earth Begins at Sea

Details

Official Website:  http://www.battleshipmovie.com/
Language:  English
Release Date:  May 18, 2012, May 18, 2012

Box Office

Budget:  $209,000,000
Revenue:  $303,025,485

Company Credits

Production Companies:  Universal Pictures, Hasbro, Bluegrass Films, Film 44

Technical Specs

Runtime:  2 h 11 min