Mike Seymour, Jason Diamond and Matt Wallin go monster crazy with their discussion of the visual effects in Pacific Rim.

Show Notes:

Director: Guillermo del Toro
Cinematographer: Guillermo Navarro
VFX Supervisors and Companies:
John Knoll — Overall VFX Supervisor — ILM
Hal T. Hickel — Animation Supervisor –ILM
Sebastien Moreau — VFX Supervisor — RodeoFX
Ghost FX
Base FX
StereoD (Stereo conversion)

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Fun scale reference of a Jaeger

Arnold Renderer

Monster mayhem: Pacific Rim — By Ian Failes

Godzilla (2014)


Henry V – Speech – Eve of Saint Crispin’s Day

Cherno Alpha

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4 Responses to the vfx show #171: Pacific Rim

  1. Just listened to this. Great as always. Though I liked the movie a lot more than it seems you guys did. I just wanted to say that I noticed the same stereo issue Mike did in my screening so it wasn’t just your print. No one else I was with noticed so now I feel vindicated 🙂

    Posted by Samuel Hall on
  2. so much cynicism on this eppy. I really enjoyed this movie.

    Posted by john on
  3. yeah I know some people liked the story – I for one did not – but the production value and effects were great..

    (But man I want one of those ‘radios’…)

    Posted by Mike Seymour on
  4. guys, funniest show ever! 🙂
    I like the movie, the effects are stunning and can’t wait for P.Rim II ! (I am 34 by the way:)

    Posted by michal on

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