Andy

July 9, 2013

Why Pacific Rim Doesn't Look Like Any Movie You've Ever Seen Before

If you were sci-fi nerds like Heather and I in the 1980s- you probably remember Barlowe's Guide to Extraterrestrials- a fictional field guide to aliens. That same guy is the head of creature design for Pacific Rim!

Why Pacific Rim Doesn't Look Like Any Movie You've Ever Seen Before

Pacific Rim pays tribute to classic monster movies and films about massive mechanical gladiators — but at the same time- this movie looks totally different than anything you've ever seen. We talked exclusively to the head creature designer- the legendary Wayne Barlowe- and VFX supervisor John Knoll-…