Pacific Rim

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When legions of monstrous creatures, known as Kaiju, started rising from the sea, a war began that would take millions of lives and consume humanity's resources for years on end. To combat the giant Kaiju, a special type of weapon was devised: massive robots, called Jaegers, which are controlled simultaneously by two pilots whose minds are locked in a neural bridge. But even the Jaegers are proving nearly defenseless in the face of the relentless Kaiju. On the verge of defeat, the forces defending mankind have no choice but to turn to two unlikely heroes—a washed-up former pilot (Charlie Hunnam) and an untested trainee (Rinko Kikuchi)—who are teamed to drive a legendary but seemingly obsolete Jaeger from the past. Together, they stand as mankind's last hope against the mounting apocalypse.

  1. Guillermo del Toro

    Director, Screenplay

  2. Travis Beacham

    Screenplay, Story

Top Billed Cast

  1. Idris Elba

    Idris Elba

    Stacker Pentecost

  2. Charlie Hunnam

    Charlie Hunnam

    Raleigh Becket

  3. Charlie Day

    Charlie Day

    Dr. Newton Geiszler

  4. Ron Perlman

    Ron Perlman

    Hannibal Chau

  5. Burn Gorman

    Burn Gorman


  6. Rinko Kikuchi

    Rinko Kikuchi

    Mako Mori

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Movie Data


Status Released

Original Language English

Runtime 2h 11m

Budget $180,000,000.00

Revenue $407,602,906.00


Release Information

  • July 12, 2013
    PG-13, Theatrical



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A review by GeekMasher

By GeekMasher

First I want to say I liked this movie. I was surprised, I've been hearing bad reviews but I can't see big problem. The only issues was with the story. Apart from that the graphics where very good. The actors where okay (no major actors) and the baddies (no spoilers) where well thought out and graphically impressive (same for the robots).

All in all a good movie.

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