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BATTLESHIP

Type of media Film

Approved Running time 131m 0s

Release date 11/04/2012

Ratings Info Contains moderate violence, threat and implied strong language

Genre(s) Action, Science Fiction

Director(s) Peter Berg

Cast includes Taylor Kitsch, Alexander Skarsgård, Rihanna, Brooklyn Decker, Tadanobu Asano, Liam Neeson, Peter MacNicol

Cut This work was passed uncut.

  • Cinema release suitable for 12 years and over icon12A

Ratings info

Ratings info publication date 01/04/2012

Note: The following text may contain spoilers

BATTLESHIP is a sci-fi action film in which Earth is invaded by hostile alien forces. A renegade navy lieutenant must lead a few destroyers into battle to save the planet from destruction.

Violence

There are frequent scenes of moderate violence, including a scene in which sailors are blasted through the air. There are some brief shots of bloody cuts and bruises on the arms and faces of the wounded. In another scene, a US soldier fights an alien soldier, with several heavy blows.

Threat

There are several scenes of sustained threat which show sailors come under attack from aliens and spinning chainsaw-like weapons.

Language

There are several uses of implied strong language, such as a curtailed 'motherf'. Milder terms include uses of 'damn', 'shit', 'God', 'ass', 'boob', 'heck', 'bullshit', 'hell', 'bastards' and 'frigging'.

Details

Title
BATTLESHIP
Year
2012
Distributor(s)
Universal Pictures Int (UK)
Classified date(s)
23/03/2012
Main language
English
Submitted run time
131m 0s
Approved footage
11790+0
BBFC reference
AFF281618
Registration number
CFJ25634

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