More Like Pacific Dim, Amirite? (A Spoiler-Free Pacific Rim Review)

Pacific RimPacific Rim is, at heart, a throwback to the monster and mecha (“Kaiju” and “Jaegers” in the film) genres that are typically associated with the Japanese. In fact, director Guillermo del Toro has stated that part of his desire in making Pacific Rim was to introduce these genres to a new generation of moviegoers. That’s all fine and dandy, but is Pacific Rim worth seeing?

The plot, courtesy of Wikipedia: Continue reading