China's Military Says Pacific Rim Is American Propaganda

Pacific Rim is doing very well in China, despite some tiny subtitle problems, proving again that the Chinese love giant robots. However, even with all the popularity, the Chinese military isn't very happy, claiming that the movie is nothing more than propaganda to spread "American values and ideas". » 8/26/13 6:00am 8/26/13 6:00am

Pacific Rim is the greatest fairy tale of the twenty-first century

In a summer of sequels, reboots, and misfires, Pacific Rim is a brilliant surprise. Its cheerful audaciousness will take you back to a time when blockbusters were original stories that filled you with glee and wonder. This movie works just like a fairy tale, but one whose inevitable moral won't make you claw your face … » 7/12/13 2:10pm 7/12/13 2:10pm

Why Pacific Rim Doesn't Look Like Any Movie You've Ever Seen Before

Pacific Rim pays tribute to classic monster movies and films about massive mechanical gladiators — but at the same time, this movie looks totally different than anything you've ever seen. We talked exclusively to the head creature designer, the legendary Wayne Barlowe, and VFX supervisor John Knoll, to find out why. » 7/08/13 8:39pm 7/08/13 8:39pm

The Failed Gaming Projects of This Year's Hottest Filmmakers

Zack Snyder. Guillermo Del Toro. Gore Verbinski. Michael Bay. Peter Jackson. These are just some of the top filmmakers in the world who have tried to make video games—who have said that they've got ideas that'd be great to play—yet who've mostly failed in the realm of PC, PlayStation, Xbox and Nintendo. » 7/08/13 10:40am 7/08/13 10:40am

GLaDOS Did Appear in Pacific Rim's Trailer, but Won't Return for the…

When Pacific Rim's latest trailer (above) went out last month, a lot of people thought, "Wait! I know that voice!" And indeed, it sounds like Jax Teller reading from "The Life and Death of Sam Crow" as an enormous sea monster destroys a bridge. Oh yeah, GLaDOS from the Portal series can be heard as well. » 1/05/13 5:30pm 1/05/13 5:30pm

Guillermo Del Toro’s Man Cave Is a Whole House. And It’s Really…

» 10/26/12 5:15pm 10/26/12 5:15pm

The man responsible for Pan's Labyrinth is busy. He's still looking for a home for his InSane horror game trilogy and putting the voice of GLADoS into his giant-robots-vs-giant-monsters feature film. But Guillermo del Toro still has to cook up more ideas for the books, films and other projects he wants to do. And… » 10/26/12 5:15pm 10/26/12 5:15pm

Guillermo Del Toro's Next Movie Has a Little GlaDOS in It

» 10/11/12 6:53pm 10/11/12 6:53pm

Last we heard about Guillermo del Toro's horror game inSane, it got cut loose from a frantically restructuring THQ. Today at New York Comic-Con, del Toro confirmed that the game is in search of a new development partner. He also revealed that Ellen McLain, beloved as the voice of GLaDOS from Valve's Portal games,… » 10/11/12 6:53pm 10/11/12 6:53pm

2012 Saint's Row Expansion Cancelled, Shifted into 2013 Saint's Row 4

We are no longer getting a standalone $30 expansion to the insane open-world crime game Saint's Row: The Third this year, as publisher THQ, emboldened by a change in leadership has nixed the project in order to expand it into a full-sized new Saint's Row next year. » 6/20/12 7:05am 6/20/12 7:05am