Director: Peter Berg
Writer: Erich Hoeber, Jon Hoeber
Starring: Liam Neeson, Taylor Kitsch, Brooklyn Decker
Released: April 12, 2012
Rating: (M)
Runtime: 131 minutes
Story: Peter Berg ("Hancock") produces and directs Battleship, an epic-scaled action-adventure that unfolds across the seas, in the skies and over land as our planet fights for survival against a superior force. Inspired by 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 fiancee; 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.
Taylor Kitsch Alex Hopper
Liam Neeson Admiral Shane
Alexander Skarsgard Stone Hopper
Brooklyn Decker Samantha
Rihanna Raikes
Peter MacNicol Secretary of Defense
Jesse Plemons Ordy
Josh Pence Chief Moore
Tadanobu Asano Nagata
Hamish Linklater Cal
Reila Aphrodite Sam
Gary Grubbs Air Force Chief of Staff
Leni Ito Japanese News Anchor
Beau Brasso Navy SEAL
Stephen Bishop OOD Taylor