PG-13 | | Action, Adventure, Sci-Fi
As a war between humankind and monstrous sea creatures wages on, a former pilot and a trainee are paired up to drive a seemingly obsolete special weapon in a desperate effort to save the world from the apocalypse.
Director Guillermo del Toro was inspired by the anime and tokusatsu (special-effects TV series and films) of his youth. He specifically cited Tetsujin nijûhachi-go (1963) as a major influence. Despite this, he wanted to avoid referencing other works of fiction in the design of the robots and ... ...
When I was a kid, whenever I'd feel small or lonely, I'd look up at the stars. Wondered if there was life up there. Turns out I was looking in the wrong direction. When alien life entered our world, it was from deep beneath the Pacific Ocean. A ...
Raleigh Becket: ...
When Marshall congratulates Raleigh and Mako in the middle of the crowd, he starts walking between them while talking. On the next shot, he passes them a second time.
At the very end of the credits, there is a dedication to monster masters Ray Harryhausen and Ishiro Honda.
English, Japanese, Cantonese, Mandarin
$37,285,325 (USA) (12 July 2013)
$101,785,482 (USA) (11 October 2013)
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