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Guillermo Del Toro Has "Crazy Ideas" For Pacific Rim 2 – Although it’s yet to get a green-light, Guillermo Del Toro is currently hard at work on the script for Pacific Rim 2, which he says is full of "crazy ideas." “I don’t have the money, but I’m proceeding like it is happening” the writer-director told BuzzFeed while promoting new TV series The Strain at the Austin Television Festival. 8 years 25 weeks ago via jetli

Pacific Rim 2 Still Far Off According To Legendary Pictures Head – Crunch these numbers: $411 million on a $190 million budget. Those are the numbers that Pacific Rim racked up last summer, less than a quarter coming from America. With a healthy home video life, surely that's enough for a Pacific Rim 2, some argue. And with an undisclosed prints + advertising number jacking that budget up another $80-$100 million, others maintain that it just ain't happening. 8 years 29 weeks ago via theothersenhman

Pacific Rim 2: Is The Sequel Still Happening? – Hey, Hollywood? Where is that Pacific Rim 2 we were promised? OK, we weren’t exactly promised a follow up to Guillermo del Toro’s combative, pulse-racing monsters-versus-robots blockbuster Pacific Rim. But movies that earn $411 million at the global box office tend to get a sequel. Movies that charm the critics (71% Fresh on Rotten Tomatoes) tend to get a sequel. 8 years 37 weeks ago via theothersenhman

Jeff & Sara's Top Ten 2013: Number 9

12:13 PM 12/27/2013 by Binh Ngo
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With 2013 nearing an end, it's time to list out our best movies of the year. Jeff and Sara both have The Heat as their number 10, but they differ on their number 9s: For Sara, it's The Conjuring, and for Jeff, it's Pacific Rim.

Watch: Pacific Rim Blooper Reel From The Upcoming Blu-ray Release – There are few people in Hollywood that you hear nothing but good things about but Guillermo del Toro is certainly one of them. He has seemingly boundless enthusiasm for what he does and this is not only apparent in his films but it also seems to rub off on those around him. 9 years 8 weeks ago via donnieyen

'Pacific Rim' Is the Top-Grossing Original Live-Action Movie of 2013

11:03 AM 9/25/2013 by Jeff Giles
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So this is how dire things have gotten for non-sequel, non-reboot, non-adapted movies in Hollywood: Pacific Rim -- a movie that had to claw its way to blockbuster-sized profitability levels using overseas grosses -- is the top-grossing live-action original film of the year.

Chinese Box Office: "Jurassic Park 3D" Roars to $50M, "Pacific Rim" Ends With $112M

9:30 AM 9/3/2013 by Senh Duong
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The 3D re-release of Steven Spielberg’s “Jurassic Park” topped the chart again in China with another $17M, upping its total to a gigantic $50M. That’s better than the $45M it chomped up from the U.S. back in April. At its current rate, it has a chance to get into the $70M range, which would make it the third highest grossing American film in that region this year.


'Pacific Rim' Is "American Propaganda", Chinese Military Official Says – The Guillermo del Toro-directed robots vs. monsters movie may be doing monster box office in China, but an officer in the People’s Liberation Army is no fan. “Hollywood has always been the best American propaganda machine,” wrote Zhang Jieli late last week in a PLA Daily op-ed about Legendary Pictures-Warner Bros‘ Pacific Rim. 9 years 14 weeks ago via theothersenhman

Charlie Day Talks What Might Have Been in Pacific Rim 2 – The future of Guillermo del Toro's Pacific Rim is still uncertain. Having underperformed domestically, a sequel's chances henge upon the film's foreign box office, where it is luckily doing quite well. The latest box office numbers have Pacific Rim taking in another $53 million in foreign markets this weekend, of which $45 million is from China alone. 9 years 17 weeks ago via theothersenhman

What's Popping: 'Avatar', 'Akira', 'Artemis Fowl', 'Mummy', 'Pacific Rim 2'

10:20 AM 8/4/2013 by Binh Ngo
James Cameron is done writing the scripts for the sequels to Avatar, and does he have a surprise for us. Instead of doing two sequels sequels back-to-back, like we've believed, he will actually be doing three. Josh Friedman, Rick Jaffa & Amanda Silver, and Shane Salerno are helping Cameron rewrite each of the scripts and production is set to begin next year.
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