Movie Review: PACIFIC RIM (2013) – Nostalgia Overrides Logic!

Shah Shahid

Cinephile. Bollywood Connoisseur. Attempted Writer & Editor at Host of Split Screen Podcast (@splitscreen_pod). Member of the Twitterati @theshahshahid. Diagnosed w ADH-- look a dust bunny!

4 Responses

  1. Glad to see another review that accepts the film’s “faults” as the exact opposite and that enjoys the movie for what it is: the embodiment of every single childhood playtime imagination and fantasy! Giant robots vs giant monsters and tons of great action. ’nuff said! Great review. and thanks for the kind words about mine!

  2. Nostra says:

    This one was a fun movie and happy to read you also quite enjoyed it. Sure it has its cliches, but which big blockbuster hasn’t got those?

    • Shah Shahid says:

      Exactly! The concept of a ‘blockbuster’ alone means it’s going to be fan & audience pleasing, so cliches can’t really be avoided. But the over all context and enjoyment of the movie has to factor in for those films. Thanks for sharing your thoughts Nostra.

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