Warner Bros. recently announced the release date for Guillermo del Toro’s Pacific Rim as October 15, 2013. We have scored the motion cover art as well as the traditional cover art. Special features include director’s commentary, focus points, director’s notebook, digital artistry and many more goodies. What is not to like about this package?
Synopsis: From acclaimed filmmaker Guillermo del Toro comes Warner Bros. Pictures’ and Legendary Pictures’ epic sci-fi action adventure Pacific Rim.
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.
Pacific Rim (2013)
Synopsis: As a war between humankind and monstrous sea creatures wages on, a former pilot and a trainee are paired up to drive a seemingly obsolete special weapon in a desperate effort to save the world from the apocalypse.
Genres: Sci-Fi, Action, Adventure
MPAA Rating: PG-13
Writers: Travis Beacham, Guillermo del Toro
Producers: Chen On Chu, Guillermo del Toro, Callum Greene, Jon Jashni, Mary Parent, Jillian Share, Thomas Tull
Musicians: Ramin Djawadi
Editors: Peter Amundson, John Gilroy
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