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I actually -- market with box or run on dot com movie reviewer adjusting craggy.
It's an -- battle of giant robots vs monsters.
Helms by a director of payments for his vivid imagination.
He airline -- for a Pacific rim is in theaters this week in 283.
While this is another big blockbuster film where it.
Medal vs medal.
I mean things are blowing left to right but what's so different about this movie compared to all the other -- -- come out this summer before things exploding in cities being demolished.
Is that your little world like you said in the opening.
Have such a vivid imagination and what he has done here with Pacific grand.
Is he's created a love letter to the -- you films from Japan which started after -- so.
Something like rock them sock them robots.
With -- -- and that's what this film is and I mean we've seen.
Pieces of this before special in transformers and then.
The -- being demolished.
Avengers and and -- deal.
But what we haven't seen is.
This style of film which almost looks like it should be an animated film that's been done so many times and made that -- -- Japanese animation.
But we've never really seen it.
As a live action film and that's what this does this rift is open and -- bottom of the Pacific corruption and these monsters come up out of the floor -- -- -- are wreaking Havoc on world and they actually pretty much.
Demolish most of it.
And the only way to stop it.
Is to create these robots which humans go inside control to -- the monsters and then.
And it's fun and it's got that you know adult world.
Signature style to it but it is kind of subdued compared to all huge massive blockbuster acts.
Sure and it is a big blockbuster and we talked about that that that there's a big difference between this movie in the other ones in addition to what you mentioned number one there's not a big Hollywood star leading the way.
There's not one person we're not saying.
You know this is the Will Smith movie -- of those summer this is no Robert Downey junior in Iron Man.
It's just the story you -- and it you know the director might be the biggest name.
He is the biggest name and he will be the biggest draw for this film and the stars chart Charlie whose star.
Sons and -- Kia facts and also stars Charlie day who was then it's always Philadelphia.
-- comic relief as well.
And -- interest Elvis who's actually tests.
Yet many inspiring speeches to yeah.
The best speech and -- on the short on the trailer yet and they're canceling the apocalypse what a great moment and I'll probably live on in his career for -- -- that -- one memorable moment for him yacht club.
But let me tell you that the acting is pretty abysmal in this movie.
I mean that movie is fun but the acting is is not very good except for Idris -- and Charlie day day there.
Stand apart from the rest of the crowd but.
The rest of the acting is just pretty bland they don't really have that much to to do with their characters the characters are pretty flat to begin with.
And I mean the movie's all about these battle sequences between the robots and monsters but the moments there's a lot of moments in between the battle scenes.
That are just kind of stagnant not much happens there -- a lot of camaraderie between the soldiers and then in fighting between soldiers and jealousy.
But they need to do a little bit more with that and -- more into the mythology that -- -- created there -- -- strewn throughout this film but.
Doesn't dig deeper -- surface level and he did that I think it would be much better and I'm actually kind of relief that this isn't.
Based on a prior franchise that -- something -- that they don't think famous stars -- ready because I think it's.
Time for -- -- tired of the sequels and after sequel to sequel so here's finally something new.
I mean it does have elements of things we've already seen before it hasn't ending we have seen a thousand times before.
But it's that wrote that gets there that's actually kind of fun to watch.
Sure that it's so unique that actually works and they -- different stand out from the rest of them you -- in 3-D -- if you can.
It was -- -- you recommend today.
Always recommend that I.
I'm the one option of course and now we also have another big film coming out let's not forget about the epic re -- and also taking place.
Three years after their film full of summer vacation shenanigans.
They aired the reunion like rescue.
It once again -- buddies Adam Sandler Kevin James Chris Rock mean.
But their on screen lives.
On the high and I admire -- -- -- Palo others and think comedic cast here just.
How does this story continue while they grow up just a little bit more.
Thirty years noting that the Los Angeles suburbs and they have to settle into their.
The stereotypical suburban lifestyle and then of course crazy things happen Pittsburgh and if if he's got a great cast so you're sick and tired of all these superhero films.
And there's not much else out there right now there's an animated films you this while it.
So of course that is another option for you.
Now let's fox forum on one moviegoers shout out bring on the box Pacific rim three reasons that may make it on here with -- going -- Well it's terrible though -- love letter to the Japanese haiku films so if you're a fan of got -- those types of movies you will absolutely get a kick out of this and gamma delta or us -- -- so if you're a fan of Guillermo del -- films you'll find all his signature elements -- style.
In this film.
Next -- something completely.
And that as -- said there are moments that you don't usually see in these live action Hollywood.
Right there are moments -- you I mean you see all the time and animated films but now he has put them into a live action film which I don't quite.
Honestly think has been done.
Quite like this in big Hollywood film so it's something to it that at least check -- Yet something -- Okay that's this week's 411 on the big screen -- -- -- all the films out this week click new in theaters on fox or online dot com whereas only -- you'll find Justin's full reviews thanks for joining us.
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