What pulls us over the rough spots is the mind meld between del Toro the artist and the child inside him. They both want to astonish us. Geeks everywhere, salute. show more
"Could be worse" isn't exactly a ringing endorsement of Pacific Rim, but my head is still ringing, and hurting, from long stretches of this aliens vs. robots extravaganza that are no better than the worst brain-pounders of the genre. show more
Pacific Rim shares much with the Mexican filmmaker's "Hellboy" franchise - jokey and comic book-y, full of muscular tableaus with huge squads of people coming and going (and running for their lives). show more
The old B&W films run circles around this piece of garbage. Low I.Q. s can get into this crap.
Was this a movie or live-action Anime? The story line sucks and character development is lacking. Tried to use FX to replace poor acting but failed in both areas. I WANT A REFUND!!!!
Possibly the best movie I have ever seen - and I\'m being completely serious. It is an over-the-top blast of excitement- but that\'s what a movie is for. What really astounded me was the lack of obvious cliches while holding true to the old kaiju movies. If you haven\'t seen this yet - go! Now!