In 2013, Pacific Rim blasted its way into cinemas. The film – a sci-fi movie about a battle between giant mechanoids and monsters – was directed by Guillermo del Toro and starred Charlie Hunnam and Idris Elba.
Pacific Rim was met with a positive response from critics and became a box office hit. As such, a sequel soon followed, to continue the story.
But how many Pacific Rim movies are there? Read on for details.
What is the order of the Pacific Rim movies?
To date, there are two entries in the Pacific Rim movie series. The films include:
- Pacific Rim (2013)
- Pacific Rim: Uprising (2018)
The Pacific Rim movies are all part of the same series, with events told in chronological order.
Are the Pacific Rim movies the work of the same director?
The Pacific Rim movies are the work of two directors. Guillermo del Toro directed Pacific Rim, while Steven S. DeKnight directed Pacific Rim: Uprising.
Who are the cast of the Pacific Rim movies?
Notable cast members in the Pacific Rim movie series include Charlie Hunnam, Idris Elba, Charlie Day, Rob Kazinsky, Ron Perlman, John Boyega, Scott Eastwood, Burn Gorman, and Zhang Jin.
What is the best Pacific Rim movie?
According to IMDb, the Pacific Rim movies are ranked from best to least-best as follows:
- Pacific Rim (2013) – 6.9/10
- Pacific Rim: Uprising (2018) – 5.6/10
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