13 Jul '13, 3pm

Why ‘Pacific Rim’ Might Be the Sleeper Hit of the Summer

Why ‘Pacific Rim’ Might Be the Sleeper Hit of the Summer

The ad campaign has shown little in the way of the film's human element, focusing heavily on the dazzling effects of the rock 'em, sock 'em robots; the piece of the film that will speak the most to the teenage boys of the world. However, there is a lot more than battling machines in this film to appeal to a female audience. For starters, one of "Rim"'s ultimate heroes is a woman played by Rinko Kikuchi, who brings with her a very touching story of being a child orphan. The film also has much more light humor than the typical summer action film, particularly from a pair of mad scientists played by Charlie Day and Burn Gorman. In general though, throughout the film, is a real sense of humanity and a heart that stands in contrast with the gigantic factory made machines that studio action films have often become.

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