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'Lone Survivor' Director Peter Berg Talks Beards, 'Battleship' And What's Going On With The 'Friday Night Lights' Movie

fb.indiewire.com – Peter Berg is a manly director. After shepherding such testosterone-soaked films as "Very Bad Things," "The Rundown," "Friday Night Lights," and "Battleship," the director has set his sights on bringing his passion project to the big screen, in spectacularly violent fashion. "Lone Survivor" is based on Navy SEAL Marcus Luttrell's nonfiction account of how his elite unit was ambushed and fell, in the rocky mountains of Afghanistan. 5 years 43 weeks ago via jackiechan
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Peter Berg: 'I Thought I Could Pull Off 'Battleship' Without a Big Star'

feedproxy.google.com – The director talks about why his last film didn't work and his economical follow-up, "Lone Survivor." 6 years 9 weeks ago via jackiechan
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'The Twilight Saga: Breaking Dawn Part II' Leads Razzie Noms With Nominations in Every Category

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feedproxy.google.com – Yes, you read the headline right. Bill Condon‘s The Twilight Saga: Breaking Dawn Part II was nominated for every single Razzie category. 11 nominations in 10 categories. It’s by far the leader for the 33rd annual “award” show that commemorates the worst films released in the past year. The rest? 6 years 40 weeks ago via donnieyen

Battleship's Damage to Universal: $83M Loss

10:30 AM 8/1/2012 by Senh Duong
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Universal’s expensive summer tentpole “Battleship,” based on Hasbro’s board game, cost $200-$250M to make and probably another $70M-$90M to market. When the dust has settled, “Battleship” has done $65M domestic and $238M foreign for a worldwide gross of $303M.
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Comic-Con: Hasbro Studios Head Stephen Davis Talks the Brony Movement, TRANSFORMERS, STRETCH ARMSTRONG, BATTLESHIP and More

collider.com – Recently I got to sit down with Hasbros Studios president Stephen Davis at Comic-Con to discuss the future of Hasbro’s various television and film projects. Though many are quick to deride the current trend of turning action figures, board games and other non-narrative cultural detritus into blockbuster cinema, I don’t see why it’s inherently bad. 7 years 13 weeks ago via donnieyen
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Are tentpoles too much of a good thing?

variety.com – It's summer tentpole season, and this summer has been a veritable groaning table for visual effects fans like me. 7 years 15 weeks ago via jackiechan
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'Avengers' caused 'Battleship' flop, says director Peter Berg

digitalspy.com – The director offers his opinion on why Battleship faltered at the box office. 7 years 16 weeks ago via theothersenhman
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Meryl Streep Slams Hollywood's 'Big Tentpole Failures'

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feedproxy.google.com – The actress took studios to task for producing box office flops at this week's Women in Film Crystal + Lucy Awards gala in Beverly Hills. 7 years 18 weeks ago via jackiechan

In Between Cannes and "Prometheus," Film Writers Are Finally Able to Squeeze in a Kick at "Battleship"

2:45 PM 6/1/2012 by Senh Duong
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Having written two previous articles about “Battleship”’s impending “John Carter”-like doom at the box office, I was looking forward to seeing how it would do domestically. The only problem was it opened during Cannes, and I was busy with that.
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Will Snow White and Battleship Be the Last Straws at Universal?

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feedproxy.google.com – Tracking poorly with audiences, the pricey Snow White and the Huntsman looks likely to be yet another in a list of painful bombs for the beleaguered Universal Pictures, coming just two weeks after Battleship got torpedoed at the box office. Over nearly three dismal years, the entrenched team of chairman ... 7 years 19 weeks ago via brucelee
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