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There’s a lot of curiosity surrounding Pacific Rim, as Legendary has initiated a viral marketing campaign to countdown to the trailer premiere next week. On one hand, it boasts a cool sci-fi premise – human-piloted giant robots duke it out with Godzilla-esque monsters from another dimension – and is being brought to life under the direction of Guillermo del Toro (Blade II, Hellboy, Pan’s Labyrinth).

On the other hand, del Toro hasn’t directed a movie since 2008′s Hellboy II: The Golden Army, after spending two years in pre-production on his version of The Hobbit and putting together At the Mountains of Madness (which is currently out of commission). Not to mention, the Pacific Rim footage shown at Comic-Con had its thunder stolen by the teaser for the new Godzilla ...

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