Topic: Battleship

Taylor Kitsch Saves Studios The Trouble Of Rejecting Him By Saying He Doesn’t Want To Do Any Blockbusters For A While

Taylor Kitsch Saves Studios The Trouble Of Rejecting Him By Saying He Doesn't Want To Do Any Blockbusters For A While

“To get back to what it is, going off another actors and really searching, creating and collaborating in that way is really refreshing,” Taylor Kitsch says of working on Savages and promises that he’ll stay away from a green screen for a while. Of course, the question is whether any studio would let him near a green screen in the first place after his double-feature-flop of Battleship and John Carter. More »

7 Films Based On Even More Confusing Things Than The Battleship Board Game

7 Films Based On Even More Confusing Things Than The Battleship Board Game

First there were Traveling Pants, next there were Transformers, now we have Battleship.  It seems like movies can get produced that are based on just about anything these days.  It’s great to find inspiration in unusual places, but a movie based on the board game Battleship takes “unusual” to extremes. While many, many people might be tempted to think about what other board games would look like as movies, I’ve followed the “Battleship” trend by taking things much, much further until it borders on the nonsensical.
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12 Board Game-Inspired Movie Ideas That Are Just As Ridiculous As ‘Battleship’

12 Board Game-Inspired Movie Ideas That Are Just As Ridiculous As 'Battleship'

The trailer for the Battleship movie hit the web last week, and while it looks better than one would expect, given that it’s a movie based on a board game which, at its most exciting, involves sticking a peg into a hole in a plastic ship, I’ll be honest with you: I’m a little baffled. How exactly do we get from “A…4″ to “OH GOD ALIENS!”? No idea. And honestly, if this is the direction Hollywood is going these days, I’m a little terrified to find out where this Candy Land movie I keep hearing about is going to go. But hey, since I may as well capitalize on this weird let’s-turn-board-games-into-movies trend while I can, here are 12 other possible board game-inspired movie ideas to pitch. Call me, Hollywood. I’m waiting. More »