Movie News: Giant New PACIFIC RIM Trailer Debuts...

Written by Iain Robertson Friday, 17 May 2013

Movie News

Over in France at the moment the Cannes Film Festival is taking place, with the world's top filmmakers gathered to unveil their latest masterpieces.

Frankly though, the lot of them can sod off, because all of their films are missing one vital thing: giant monsters vs giant robots. Fortunately PACIFIC RIM has these in abundance, which automatically makes it better than anything at Cannes, and the new trailer, which has just landed has more monster/robot action than you can shake a very large stick at.

For the uninitiated (and if you are, you're really reading the wrong magazine), the film sees Earth threatened by the rather large, nasty Kaiju, who emerge from the Pacific to wreak havoc on humanity. Humanity, understandably none too happy with this, fights back by building giant robots. Here's the newly released trailer...

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Directed by Guillermo del Toro and starring the likes or Idris Elba, Ron Perlman and of course some giant robots, PACIFIC RIM will open in 3D, IMAX 3D and 2D theatres on July 12, 2013. Find out more at

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