The first official movie trailer of Battleship, the upcoming movie based on Hasbro’s classic naval combat game, has been unleashed online.
Director Peter Berg is bringing the popular board game to the silver screen with a sci-fi twist when Battleship hits theaters in March 2012. Starring Liam Neeson, Taylor Kitsch & Alexander Skarsgard.
Peter Berg (Hancock) produces and directs Battleship, an epic action-adventure that unfolds across the seas, in the skies and over land as our planet fights for survival against a superior force. Based on Hasbro’s classic naval combat game, Battleship stars Taylor Kitsch as Lt. Alex Hopper, a Naval officer assigned to the USS John Paul Jones; Brooklyn Decker as Sam Shane, a physical therapist and Hopper’s fiancée; Alexander Skarsgard as Hopper’s older brother, Stone, Commanding Officer of the USS Sampson; Rihanna as Petty Officer Raikes, Hopper’s crewmate and a weapons specialist on the USS John Paul Jones; and international superstar Liam Neeson as Hopper and Stone’s superior (and Sam’s father), Admiral Shane.
Universal Pictures has scheduled a May 25, 2012