Headlines


Pacific Rim Synopsis Revealed!





Oh, Guillermo del Toro. How we adore you! One glance at the official synopsis for Legendary Pictures'Pacific Rim has us salivating. Giant monsters plus giant robots equals giant-sized fanboy erection of the priapism variety.

Look for the flick in theatres July 12th of 2013. In 3D? Maybe so if the rumors are correct. Expect a first reveal of the film at San Diego Comic-Con.

Charlie Hunnam, Idris Elba, Charlie Day, Ron Perlman, Rinko Kikuchi, Max Martini, Rob Kazinsky, Clifton Collins, Jr., and Diego Klattenhoff star.

Travis Beacham's script is set in 2025, the 12th year of a war against alien creatures who reside in the middle of the Pacific Ocean. The story finds a group of humans banding together to create and pilot massive robots to fight the giant creatures threatening to destroy Earth.

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.

Oscar® nominee Guillermo del Toro (Pan’s Labyrinth) is directing Pacific Rim from a script by Travis Beacham (Clash of the Titans). Thomas Tull, Jon Jashni and Mary Parent are producing, with Callum Greene serving as executive producer.

The film stars Charlie Hunnam (TV’s “Sons of Anarchy”), Idris Elba (Thor), Rinko Kikuchi (The Brothers Bloom), Charlie Day (Horrible Bosses), and Ron Perlman (the Hellboy films). The ensemble cast also includes Max Martini, Robert Kazinsky, Clifton Collins, Jr., Burn Gorman, Larry Joe Campbell, Diego Klattenhoff, and Brad William Henke.

Pacific Rim Synopsis Revealed!

VISIT THE EVILSHOP @ AMAZON!
Got news? Click here to submit it!
Get a rimjob while you wait in the comments section below.

Source: Market Saw

-->




NEXT STORY

I'm glad MOUNTAINS OF MADNESS didn't happen and most likely won't ever happen. The script was absolutely terrible. The resulting film would not only have been an insult to Lovecraft and his legacy but also most likely the end of del Toro's career.

That having been said, I'm immensely looking forward to PACIFIC RIM.


Submitted by Caterpillar on Thu, 05/24/2012 - 12:21pm.
Rottenjesus's picture

This sounds very fucking awesome. Hopefully it does really well so Del Toro can finally get IN THE MOUNTAINS OF MADNESS made!


Submitted by Rottenjesus on Wed, 05/23/2012 - 7:39pm.

Comment viewing options

Select your preferred way to display the comments and click "Save settings" to activate your changes.