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Pacific Rim Clears $400 Million to Become del Toro's Highest Grossing

August 31, 2013

Staff -- HispanicBusiness

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Warner Bros. Pictures and Legendary Pictures announced that Pacific Rim, Guillermo del Toro's futuristic action movie pitting giant robots against giant monsters, has crossed the $400 million mark in worldwide box office earnings. Though del Toro has a litany of widely acclaimed movies, including Pan's Labyrinth and both Hellboy films, to his credit, Pacific Rim represents his highest grossing film ever.

The film is doing notably well in China, where, according to the announcement, Pacific Rim is "the biggest of any Warner Bros. Pictures release ever and the fifth-biggest MPA film gross in China's cinema history."

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