Opening

90% Guardians of the Galaxy Aug 01
81% Get On Up Aug 01
88% Calvary Aug 01
0% Behaving Badly Aug 01
36% Child Of God Aug 01

Top Box Office

59% Lucy $43.9M
62% Hercules $29.8M
91% Dawn Of The Planet Of The Apes $16.8M
57% The Purge: Anarchy $10.5M
43% Planes: Fire And Rescue $9.5M
18% Sex Tape $6.1M
17% Transformers: Age of Extinction $4.7M
16% And So It Goes $4.6M
23% Tammy $3.5M
90% A Most Wanted Man $2.7M

Coming Soon

—— Teenage Mutant Ninja Turtles Aug 08
88% Step Up: All In Aug 08
—— Into The Storm Aug 08
—— The Hundred-Foot Journey Aug 08
87% What If Aug 08

Premieres Tonight

90% The Honorable Woman: Season 1

New Episodes Tonight

100% Defiance: Season 2
40% Dominion: Season 1
41% Gang Related: Season 1
86% Maron: Season 2
56% Married: Season 1
94% Rectify: Season 2
—— Rookie Blue: Season 5
39% Rush: Season 1
82% Satisfaction: Season 1
85% Welcome to Sweden: Season 1
41% Working the Engels: Season 1
77% You're the Worst: Season 1

Discuss Last Night's Shows

86% The Bridge (FX): Season 2
91% The Divide: Season 1
83% Extant: Season 1
—— Graceland: Season 2
—— Hot in Cleveland: Season 5
50% Jennifer Falls: Season 1
—— Motive: Season 2
69% Mystery Girls: Season 1
—— Rogue: Season 2
100% Suits: Season 4
38% Taxi Brooklyn: Season 1
—— Wilfred: Season 4
43% Young & Hungry: Season 1

Battle Beyond the Stars Reviews

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R. L. Shaffer
IGN DVD

An enjoyably inventive low-budget B-movie filled with action and interesting characters.

Full Review Source: IGN DVD | Original Score: 8/10

January 29, 2012
Sean Axmaker
Turner Classic Movies Online

John Sayles manages to work some offbeat science-fiction ideas around the edges of an otherwise derivative plot...

Full Review Source: Turner Classic Movies Online

August 3, 2011
Brian Orndorf
BrianOrndorf.com

Happy to distract the viewer with chase sequences and extended invasion showdowns, also using Danning's sex bomb appeal to keep attention away from the budgetary limitations. Why pay for explosions when there's spandex?

Full Review Source: BrianOrndorf.com | Original Score: B-

June 20, 2011
Nicolas Lacroix
Showbizz.net

| Original Score: 3/5

March 24, 2003
Scott Weinberg
eFilmCritic.com

Ah, that lovable B-movie sci-fi crap from the early eighties.

Full Review Source: eFilmCritic.com | Original Score: 3.5/5

October 10, 2001
Emanuel Levy
EmanuelLevy.Com

| Original Score: 2/5

October 1, 2005
Steve Crum
Video-Reviewmaster.com

Dated low budget rip-off of "Star Wars" has interesting cast.

| Original Score: 2/5

June 12, 2005
Michael Dequina
TheMovieReport.com

| Original Score: 2/5

December 10, 2004
Mark R. Leeper
rec.arts.movies.reviews

| Original Score: 1/5

November 4, 2004
Daniel M. Kimmel
Worcester Telegram & Gazette

| Original Score: 2/5

February 8, 2004
Philip Martin
Arkansas Democrat-Gazette

| Original Score: 1/5

July 29, 2002

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John Corry
New York Times
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August 30, 2004
James O'Ehley
Sci-Fi Movie Page
January 1, 2000
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