The first hotly-anticipated trailer for Guillermo Del Toro's forthcoming sci-fi action movie 'Pacific Rim' has smashed its way onto the internet.
Watch it below...
Some cryptic marketing materials had emerged online, but now a peak at the dizzying action has finally arrived.
Some highlights from the action packed trailer include a stirring speech from Idris Elba - "Today we cancel the apocalypse!" - and the tag line: 'To fight monsters, we created monsters".
The plot is simple - reptilian creatures from a portal in the depths of the Pacific Ocean rise up to try and destroy the human race.
But, as is often the case in such situations, the human race is underestimated by these freakishly large lizards, and using gigantic robots called Jaegers piloted by humans — in an 'Avatar'-esque remote fashion — the creatures, known as Kaiju, might just get themselves a pasting.
Del Toro has said that the film is intended to be 'a beautiful poem to giant monsters' and with his track record — 'Pan's Read More »from First trailer arrives for Pacific Rim