History Trivia / BattleLosAngeles

15th Apr '16 3:30:52 AM fearlessnikki
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* AwesomeDearBoy: Aaron Eckhart lists this as his favourite role and says he would love to do a sequel.



* CaliforniaDoubling: Ironically set in California but filmed in Louisiana.



* LifeImitatesArt: Interestingly, the [[http://en.wikipedia.org/wiki/2011_T%C5%8Dhoku_earthquake_and_tsunami 2011 Tohoku earthquake and tsunami]] happened the day this was released in theaters, so as the movie about things coming out of the water and attacking Los Angeles was released, Los Angeles (and the rest of the Pacific Ocean) was under threat of a tsunami coming out of the water and "attacking".



* Interestingly, the [[http://en.wikipedia.org/wiki/2011_T%C5%8Dhoku_earthquake_and_tsunami 2011 Tohoku earthquake and tsunami]] happened the day this was released in theaters, so as the movie about things coming out of the water and attacking Los Angeles was released, Los Angeles (and the rest of the Pacific Ocean) was under threat of a tsunami coming out of the water and "attacking".

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* Interestingly, WhatCouldHaveBeen: Santos wasn't in the [[http://en.wikipedia.org/wiki/2011_T%C5%8Dhoku_earthquake_and_tsunami 2011 Tohoku earthquake and tsunami]] happened the day this original script. She was released added in theaters, so as the movie about things coming out of the water and attacking Los Angeles was released, Los Angeles (and the rest of the Pacific Ocean) was under threat of a tsunami coming out of the water and "attacking".
month before filming began.
2nd Apr '16 4:37:08 PM TheOneWhoTropes
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* HeyItsThatGuy
** [[Film/{{Avatar}} Trudy]] somehow survived Pandora and traveled back in time just in time for the invasion and is now serving with the Air Force.
** Apparently, [[Film/TheDarkKnight Two-Face]] survived the fall, got a face-lift and some psychiatric help and enlisted in the Marines. (That or [[Film/TheCore Dr. Keyes]] saved the earth from below only to have to fight an enemy from above).
** [[Film/{{Transformers}} Leo Spitz totally forgot fighting transforming machines]] and starts to think about fighting aliens.
** Hey, [[Series/TrueBlood Hoyt]] is a Marine recovering from post-traumatic stress disorder!
** NEYO is in this???
** Looks like [[Film/RamonaAndBeezus Ramona is without Beezus]].
15th Mar '16 6:57:34 PM bombadil211
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* DoingItForTheArt: Creator/AaronEckhart was so enthusiastic about this movie that he continued filming after breaking his arm. He even took the time to record audio for the video game adaptation.

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* DoingItForTheArt: Creator/AaronEckhart Aaron Eckhart was so enthusiastic about this movie that he continued filming after breaking his arm. He even took the time to record audio for the video game adaptation.
15th Mar '16 6:56:51 PM bombadil211
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* DoingItForTheArt: Creator/AaronEckhart was so enthusiastic about this movie that he continued filming after breaking his arm. He even took the time to record audio for the video game adaptation.
25th Jan '15 1:50:21 PM pittsburghmuggle
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* TheMockbuster: The Asylum is at it again, with "''Battle OF Los Angeles''".

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* TheMockbuster: The Asylum is at it again, with "''Battle OF Los Angeles''".
1st Sep '14 3:56:41 AM TheOneWhoTropes
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* DuelingMovies: With ''Film/{{Skyline}}''. There was a lawsuit over it and everything, primarily due to the same [[{{Hydraulx}} special effects guys]] doing work on ''Skyline'' while this movie was in post-production.

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* DuelingMovies: With ''Film/{{Skyline}}''. There was a lawsuit over it and everything, primarily due to the same [[{{Hydraulx}} [[Creator/{{Hydraulx}} special effects guys]] doing work on ''Skyline'' while this movie was in post-production.
8th Jul '14 1:49:06 PM pittsburghmuggle
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* HeyItsThatGuy
** [[Film/{{Avatar}} Trudy]] somehow survived Pandora and traveled back in time just in time for the invasion and is now serving with the Air Force.
** Apparently, [[Film/TheDarkKnight Two-Face]] survived the fall, got a face-lift and some psychiatric help and enlisted in the Marines. (That or [[Film/TheCore Dr. Keyes]] saved the earth from below only to have to fight an enemy from above).
** [[Film/{{Transformers}} Leo Spitz totally forgot fighting transforming machines]] and starts to think about fighting aliens.
** Hey, [[Series/TrueBlood Hoyt]] is a Marine recovering from post-traumatic stress disorder!
** NEYO is in this???
** Looks like [[Film/RamonaAndBeezus Ramona is without Beezus]].
8th Jul '14 5:08:21 AM SeptimusHeap
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* RoleAssociation:
** [[Film/{{Avatar}} Trudy]] somehow survived Pandora and traveled back in time just in time for the invasion and is now serving with the Air Force.
** Apparently, [[Film/TheDarkKnight Two-Face]] survived the fall, got a face-lift and some psychiatric help and enlisted in the Marines. (That or [[Film/TheCore Dr. Keyes]] saved the earth from below only to have to fight an enemy from above).
** [[Film/{{Transformers}} Leo Spitz totally forgot fighting transforming machines]] and starts to think about fighting aliens.
** Hey, [[Series/TrueBlood Hoyt]] is a Marine recovering from post-traumatic stress disorder!
** NEYO is in this???
** Looks like [[Film/RamonaAndBeezus Ramona is without Beezus]].
27th Mar '14 3:25:37 PM StFan
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* FanNickname: The aliens are never really named - there are lots of nicknames. Some call the aliens "[[FunWithAcronyms BLAAs]]" for "Battle Los Angeles Aliens".
* RoleAssociation: [[Film/{{Avatar}} Trudy]] somehow survived Pandora and traveled back in time just in time for the invasion and is now serving with the Air Force.

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* BackedByThePentagon
* DuelingMovies: With ''Film/{{Skyline}}''. There was a lawsuit over it and everything, primarily due to the same [[{{Hydraulx}} special effects guys]] doing work on ''Skyline'' while this movie was in post-production.
* FanNickname: The aliens are never really named - -- there are lots of nicknames. Some call the aliens "[[FunWithAcronyms BLAAs]]" for "Battle Los Angeles Aliens".
* RoleAssociation: RoleAssociation:
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[[Film/{{Avatar}} Trudy]] somehow survived Pandora and traveled back in time just in time for the invasion and is now serving with the Air Force.



* {{Mockbuster}}: The Asylum is at it again, with "Battle OF Los Angeles".
* Interestingly, the [[http://en.wikipedia.org/wiki/2011_T%C5%8Dhoku_earthquake_and_tsunami 2011 Tohoku earthquake and tsunami]] happened the day this was released in theaters, so as the movie about things coming out of the water and attacking Los Angeles was released, Los Angeles (and the rest of the Pacific Ocean) was under threat of a tsunami coming out of the water and "attacking".

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* {{Mockbuster}}: TheMockbuster: The Asylum is at it again, with "Battle "''Battle OF Los Angeles".
Angeles''".
* Interestingly, the [[http://en.wikipedia.org/wiki/2011_T%C5%8Dhoku_earthquake_and_tsunami 2011 Tohoku earthquake and tsunami]] happened the day this was released in theaters, so as the movie about things coming out of the water and attacking Los Angeles was released, Los Angeles (and the rest of the Pacific Ocean) was under threat of a tsunami coming out of the water and "attacking"."attacking".

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1st Aug '13 3:16:38 AM pittsburghmuggle
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* HeyItsThatGuy: [[Film/{{Avatar}} Trudy]] somehow survived Pandora and traveled back in time just in time for the invasion and is now serving with the Air Force.

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* HeyItsThatGuy: RoleAssociation: [[Film/{{Avatar}} Trudy]] somehow survived Pandora and traveled back in time just in time for the invasion and is now serving with the Air Force.
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