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Pacific Rim: Uprising (2018)

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Jake Pentecost, son of Stacker Pentecost, reunites with Mako Mori to lead a new generation of Jaeger pilots, including rival Lambert and 15-year-old hacker Amara, against a new Kaiju threat.

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Jake Pentecost, son of Stacker Pentecost, reunites with Mako Mori to lead a new generation of Jaeger pilots, including rival Lambert and 15-year-old hacker Amara, against a new Kaiju threat.

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rated PG-13 for sequences of sci-fi violence and action, and some language | See all certifications »

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23 March 2018 (USA)  »

Also Known As:

Pacific Rim 2  »

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Box Office

Budget:

$150,000,000 (estimated)

Opening Weekend:

$22,800,000 (China), 23 March 2018

Opening Weekend USA:

$28,116,535, 25 March 2018, Wide Release

Gross USA:

$57,995,505, 18 April 2018

Cumulative Worldwide Gross:

$281,381,410, 17 April 2018
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2.39 : 1
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During an interview with Collider in November 2014, Guillermo del Toro stated that Charlie Day's character, Dr. Newton Geiszler, and Burn Gorman's character, Gottlieb, are in the sequel with the respective actors (Day and Gorman) reprising their roles from Pacific Rim (2013) for the sequel. del Toro commented on it, stating, "Yes. It's quite a different movie from the first one in that, but I think that two of our main characters like in the first one are Burn and Charlie. They are really, really -- I mean, honestly, they are probably the guys I have the most fun writing, along with Hannibal Chau, so just from a purely selfish drive, I like writing them. I love writing for Charlie and Burn. I mean, [Hunnam] in Crimson Peak (2015) for that reason, because I love working with him." See more »

Goofs

During the final battle it shows Mount Fuji directly next to Tokyo. In reality Mount Fuji is 130 km away from Tokyo and can easily be overlooked, even on a clear day. See more »

Quotes

Jake Pentecost: Fire everything you've got!
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Crazy Credits

The Universal Studios and Legendary Pictures logos are shown in Jaeger displays. See more »


Soundtracks

Daddy Yo
Written by Wizkid (as Ayodeji Balogun) and Andrew Hershey
Performed by Wizkid (as WizKid)
Courtesy of Starboy/RCA Records
By arrangement with Sony Music Entertainment
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More geared toward kids this time around
25 March 2018 | by See all my reviews

Although I did enjoy this movie, and it was a joy to watch on the big screen, the overall tone, and mood are so different from the first. The difference between fight scenes at night vs broad daylight may not seem like a big deal, but for some reason it really stood out to me. It just feels like this one was more geared toward kids, and potentially selling action figures. I didn't hate it by any means, but it really lacked what made the first one so unique, and intriguing to me.


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