Today Legendary Entertainment released a new trailer for Pacific Rim Uprising. The two-and-a-half minute trailer features action and Kaijus, but looks closer to what fans have come to expect from Michael Bay Transformers movie.
In Pacific Rim Uprising the monstrous Kaiju have returned and it is up to a new generation of Jaeger pilots to destroy the otherworldly creatures. As the conflict rises to new heights, the young pilots must unite together to ensure the safety of planet Earth. The films features rising stars John Boyega, Jing Tian, Burn Gorman, Adria Arjona and Charlie Day. Pacific Rim Uprising is directed by Steven S. DeKnight (Netflix’s Daredevil, STARZ’s Spartacus).
The Pacific Rim franchise was launched in 2013 with director Guillermo del Toro at the helm. Starring Charlie Hunnam, Idris Elba, Charlie Day, Rinko Kikuchi and Ron Perlman, Pacific Rim tore up the box office with $411 million dollars in ticket sales. The film received generally positive reviews from review aggregator websites Metacritic and Rotten Tomatoes. In most cases, the movie was deemed to have more style than substance.
You can check out the brand new trailer below and look for more news soon on Pacific Rim Uprising. The film stomps into theaters on March 23rd.