Pacific Rim

“Pacific Rim: Uprising,” like other members of the sci-fi cesspool of mediocrity, delivers excessive CGI and empty plot. That said, stomaching some of the more stereotypical aspects of the film reveals interesting dialogue and sociopolitical parallelisms that will, at the ...

A janitor at a government laboratory befriends an amphibian creature. If you pitched that idea to most directors, they likely would have thought it too strange. But most directors are not Guillermo del Toro. After all, strange is del Toro’s ...