Tag: Pacific Rim



Review: Elba tries to save earth in apocalyptic ‘Pacific Rim’

IDRIS ELBA by Merecedes J. HowzePittsburgh Movie Scene QueenSometimes, in order to fight monsters you have to create monsters! Falling in line with the rest of the 2013 apocalyptic movies, Warner Brothers presents Pacific Rim starring Charlie Hunnam, Idris Elba, and Rinko Kikuchi. This science fiction movie depicts life in 2020s as Earth is under attack by enormous monsters called Kaijus. Kaijus, programmed to eliminate human life, are too powerful to stop. Countries join forces to initiate a war against them and create equally large robots called Jaegers to protect the diminishing human population. Military officers and service men are trained as pilots to work the Jaegers during combat.