Posts tagged "Battleship"

‘John Carter,’ ‘Gigli’ and ‘Pluto Nash’: 11 Movies That Failed at the Box Office

Cloud Atlas isn’t the biggest box office disappointment ever, but it’s definitely its cousin.

This past weekend, the ambitious sci-fi epic finished number 3 at the box office, opening with $9.4 million. Budgeted at $100 million, Atlas is hard-pressed to make back its money.

Here’s a quick look at more big-budget…

By: Phil Pirrello / October 30, 2012

The Buzz on Blu: ‘Battleship,’ ‘Five-Year Engagement’ and ‘Vampire Diaries’

With the brawn of The Expendables 2 currently holding the box office hostage, it seems only fitting that Battleship, a bit of similarly numb-skulled entertainment, shows up in stores this week as – hmm, a pairing, or a digestiv, perhaps.

In the meantime, take a look at a list of this week’s high-profile

By: Todd Gilchrist / August 28, 2012

Rihanna Says Navy Guys ‘Drilled’ Her During ‘Battleship’ Training

An nearly unrecognizable Rihanna wields a mighty big gun in the first official pic as Petty Officer Raikes in the upcoming Battleship movie. 

Going full force for her big-screen debut, she’s looking like an authentic military chick. The tough-as-nails exterior isn’t just a look, as she had to undergo difficult training for the film. …

By: Wes Ferguson / August 12, 2011