Why Guillermo del Toro loves monsters

Guillermo del Toro in Studio Q (CBC)

Guillermo del Toro in Studio Q (CBC)

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From the Best of Q, Mexican-American director Guillermo del Toro speaks to Jian about his much-anticipated aliens-versus-robots blockbuster, Pacific Rim.

Del Toro combines his trademark eloquence, encyclopaedic insight into film and straight-up fanboy glee for genre films. The result is an intelligent mega-movie, packed with thrilling visuals.

The original show aired June 19, 2013


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