8 August 2014


Director: Peter Berg
Studio: Universal Pictures
Released: 11th April 2012

Dneg VFX Supervisor: Nathan McGuinness
Dneg VFX Producer: Dominic Sidoli


When a fleet of ships sailing across Hawaii discover some mysterious monsters, they soon find out that the monsters are not friendly. The crew aboard the Arleigh Burke-class destroyer and USS John Paul Jones must battle with the monsters to defend earth and each other.

Loosly based on the iconic board game; Battleship takes us to sea, where we follow the humans and monsters battle it out in this fast pased blockbuster.


US Release Date 18 May / UK Release Date 11 April



“The characters are engaging, the effects are superb and the action sequences are inventive ”
Matthew Turner,  ViewLondon

“Terrific! Fantastic special effects highlight this high-tension film”
–  Tony Medley, Tolucan Times

“Over-the-top sci-fi action with great special effects.”
Sandie Angulo Chen, Common Sense Media

“Everything works: the special effects, the performances, the breakneck pace.”
Peter Paras, E! Online

“With an onslaught of jaw-dropping visual effects, Battleship booms onto the screen with style and scale”
Louise Keller, Urban Cinefile

“Full of action and good special effects”
Jackie K. Cooper, JackieKCooper.com