Rugger Review: Pacific Rim
Summary: In the near future, monstrous creatures (Kaiju) have arrived on Earth through a portal deep in the Pacific Ocean. Mankind builds giant robots (Jaegers), equal in size to fight back. But with the attacks increasing, a former Jaeger commander recruits a burnt-out pilot and devises a desperate plan to save the world from complete annihilation.
Many of us were left sorely disappointed when Guillermo Del Toro dropped out of directing The Hobbit because he wanted to move on to other projects while that film was still sorting out financial squabbling among studios.
Many of his passion projects came to the fore; the much-mooted adaption of H.P. Lovecraft