Movie will feature Charlie Hunnam as a retired pilot Raleigh Becket who will be called out of his retirement to control the massive robots. Rinko Kikuchi will play the role of Becket's co-pilot in the Pacific Rim.
Theatrical release dates:
USA/UK/Canada: July 12, 2013
Australia: July 11, 2013
Update: Pacific Rim DVD is expected to release in October, 2013.
DVD/Blu-ray release dates:
USA/Canada: October 15, 2013
UK: November 25, 2013
Australia: November 20, 2013
DVD release dates of Pacific Rim given above are just estimates. Confirmed release dates will be available after original announcement.
Starring: Charlie Hunnam, Idris Elba, Rinko Kikuchi, Charlie Day, Rob Kazinsky, Max Martini and Ron Perlman.
Distributor(s): Warner Bros. Pictures
Plot summary: Two neurally connected pilots will simultaneously control the large massive robots called Jaegers designed to save Earth from giant monsters called as 'Kaiju'.