Pacific Rim (2013)

Genres - Science Fiction  |   Sub-Genres - Creature Film  |   Release Date - Jul 12, 2013 (USA)  |   Run Time - 131 min.  |   Countries - USA  |   MPAA Rating - PG13
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Filmmaker Guillermo del Toro teams up with Legendary Pictures to bring audiences a unique take on the monster film with this sci-fi production. Charlie Hunnam (Sons of Anarchy) stars as a washed-out controller and pilot of a series of robots called Jaegers, which are put into production after Earth is invaded by a species of giant monsters, the Kaijus. The Brothers Bloom's Rinko Kikuchi co-stars as a trainee whom Hunnam is psychically paired with in order to pilot the last beacon of hope -- a decommissioned Jaeger assigned to stop the Kaijus once and for all. Thor's Idris Elba leads the rest of the starring cast, which includes Charlie Day, Rob Kazinsky and Ron Perlman.

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fight, giant, robot, monster

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High Budget, High Production Values