Movie trailer - BATTLESHIP

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  1. Thorlifter

    Thorlifter Well-Known Member

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    What in the world is going on with that flick? Love interest, god guy in conflict witn authority, suspenseful military exercises and then alien craft...???
    I do like Liam Neeson, he's played some good characters vefore...but he also has made some movies just to pay the bills. The viking vampire from True Blood was there, right?

    I'm interested; but is it supposed to based in any sense on the board game of Battleship?
    Derek
     
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    One to miss, methinks !
     
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    What the hell is this. I was thinking WW2 for some reason. Major let down.
     
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    Heh. I'll see it for the mind-numbing entertainment value. Probably after it comes out on DVD. Heck, can't be any worse than "Skyline".
     
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    two thumbs down
     
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    My wife and I are Trublood fans and she loves the guy who plays the character of "Eric". Looks like he's in this movie so I'm doomed to watch it with her.
     
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    Not sure about this one, but I do like battleships.
     
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    Yeah..me too...
     
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    To much CGI(aliens/transformer) for me.
     
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    As if it is not unbelievable enough, the movie is titled Battleship. Are there any true Battleships being used in the worlds Navy's?
     
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    "Top Gun" meets "Transformers".


    uugghhhh
     
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    Guess I'm still kid enough to enjoy the special effects from which the hokey story just detracts, and I do like Liam
     
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    yeah and that BB firing off her guns looks cool. May catch it at a local theatre....
     
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    Good cast for a weak storyline. I will wait for that one to come onto Netflix.
     
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    The Iowa's were the last in service, but they are no longer active. The closest active ship to them would be the Russian Kirov's which some consider battlecruisers.
     
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    Good special effects are common place these days, sadly so are weak plot lines. Will probably watch it at some point though...
     
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    'I'm holding out for the connect four movie, but none will be as heart-pounding as scrabble' :lol:
     
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    "Uno" is supposed to have some A-list actors in it.
     
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