December 10, 2011 01:57:26 GMT
The fresh promo video for the Peter Berg-directed movie shows more action scenes set in the sea, the air and the city as well as gives a longer look at Rihanna as Petty Officer Raikes.
A full-length trailer for "Battleship" has been debuted. Making its way out via Apple, the new sneak-peek video gives a better look at the stunning special effects featured in the film, including the ones that are used in the intense battle scenes against robotic aliens in the naval fleet, the air and the city. It additionally shows a longer look at R&B star Rihanna who takes part in the action scenes.
The movie centers on an epic action-adventure that unfolds across the seas, in the skies and over land as our planet fights for survival against a superior force. It follows an international naval fleet at Pearl Harbor which engage in an intense battle against an alien race known as "The Refents". Those aliens arrive on planet Earth, on a mission to gain power source in the ocean. Upon their visit, they come in contact with the navy fleet.
Based on Hasbro's classic naval combat game, "Battleship" is directed by Peter Berg with Erich Hoeber and Jon Hoeber penning the script. In addition to Rihanna, the movie stars Liam Neeson, Taylor Kitsch, Alexander Skarsgard, Brooklyn Decker and Hamish Linklater. It is set to be released in theaters across the U.S. on May 18, 2012.