|Above, Godzilla arrives in San Francisco in Legendary Pictures 2014 blockbuster.|
Fans of giant monsters and giant robots have been treated to movies featuring both in recent years, most notably by Legendary Pictures. Toho Co., Ltd. is about to film a new Godzilla movie of their own in Japan.
Legendary Pictures' Godzilla (2014) was a worldwide hit as was Pacific Rim the year before.
The director of Pacific Rim wants to bring the two franchises together, according to an article in Cinema Blend.
They begin with:
We already know that when Pacific Rim 2 stomps through theaters in 2017, it’s going to be big. It’s a movie about giant monsters battling giant mechanical warriors, how can it not be massive? However, if director and mastermind Guillermo del Toro has his way, the franchise will get even bigger: he wants to bring Godzilla into the fold.The possibilities are endless.
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