Pacific Rim is a 2013 science fiction action film directed by Guillermo Del Toro. The film is set in a future where the people of Earth are at war with massive underground monsters known as "Kaiju". In order to battle these monsters, Earth uses special massive mechanized machines known as Jaegers. The film's cast included Idris Elba, Charlie Hunnam, Charlie Day, and frequent Del Toro collaborator Ron Perlman. Del Toro would return to produce the 2018 sequel, Pacific Rim: Uprising.
The following weapons were used in the film Pacific Rim:
Heckler & Koch USP
When Dr. Newton Geiszler (Charlie Day) confronts Hannibal Chau (Ron Perlman) in Hong Kong, one of the Hong Kong black marketeers aims a two-tone Heckler & Koch USP at Dr. Geiszler.
Heckler & Koch USP with two-tone finish - 9x19mm
A Hong Kong black marketeer with his two-tone H&K USP (circled in red) drawn on Dr. Geiszler.
When Dr. Newton Geiszler (Charlie Day) refuses to leave Hannibal Chau's (Ron Perlman) "private kaiju bunker" in Hong Kong, one of the Hong Kong black marketeers aims a SIG-Sauer P228 at Dr. Geiszler.
A Hong Kong black marketeer with his SIG-Sauer P228 (circled in green) drawn on Dr. Geiszler.
Beretta 92FS Inox
When Dr. Newton Geiszler (Charlie Day) refuses to leave Hannibal Chau's (Ron Perlman) "private kaiju bunker" in Hong Kong, Chau's assistant (Santiago Segura) aims a Beretta 92FS Inox at Dr. Geiszler.
Beretta 92FS Inox - 9x19mm.
Chau's assistant (Santiago Segura
) with his Beretta 92FS Inox (circled in red) drawn on Dr. Geiszler.
Smith & Wesson 3913
When Dr. Newton Geiszler (Charlie Day) refuses to leave Hannibal Chau's (Ron Perlman) "private kaiju bunker" in Hong Kong, two Hong Kong black marketeers aims Smith & Wesson 3913s at Dr. Geiszler.
Smith & Wesson 3913 - 9x19mm
Two Hong Kong black marketeers aim S&W 3913s (circled in violet) at Dr. Geiszler.
One of the Smith & Wesson 3913s (on the very top right) from a different camera angle.
In news footage of a parade commemorating the second Jaeger victory against the kaijus in the prologue, several honor guardsmen are seen marching with M1 Garands on their shoulders.
In news footage, several honor guards carry M1 Garands as they march in front of a Jaeger.
M4A1 Carbines fitted with EOTech sights, KAC railed handguards, and M203 grenade launchers are carried by many of the Pan Pacific Defense Corps (PPDC) security guards. In the prologue, a Japanese Special Assault Team (SAT) officer guarding the skeleton remains of a kaiju could be seen with one, although it has an RIS foregrip instead of an M203 grenade launcher.
M4A1 carbine 5.56x45mm with M68 Aimpoint red dot scope, flip-up rear sight, and M203 grenade launcher 40mm
Colt M4A1 Carbine with M68 Aimpoint reflex optic, Knight's Armament RAS railed handguard and vertical forward grip - 5.56x45mm
PPDC security guards exit a Sikorsky MH-53 with M4A1 Carbines as PPDC Marshal Stacker Pentecost (Idris Elba
) greets Raleigh Becket (Charlie Hunnam
Note the KAC railed handguard and M203 grenade launcher on the M4A1 Carbine of the PPDC guard on the left.
Note the EOTech sight on the carbine of the guard to the right of Marshal Pentecost.
PPDC guards with their M4A1 Carbines during Raleigh's first arrival into the Hong Kong Jaeger base.
A PPDC guard with an M4A1 Carbine near the end of the film.
A Japanese SAT officer carries an M4A1 Carbine as he guards the teeth of a slain kaiju.
M240B Machine Gun
An M240B Machine Gun is mounted on a Pan Pacific Defense Corps (PPDC) vehicle on the Hong Kong Jaeger base.
An M240B mounted by the front passenger seat of a PPDC vehicle.
In addition to the M240 machine gun, Browning M2HBs can be seen mounted on many of the PPDC vehicles.
A PPDC guard to the left mans a Browning M2HB.
The Lockheed Martin F-22 Raptors in the film are outfitted with M61A2 Vulcan 20mm guns mounted on their right wing roots.
M61A2 Vulcan Cannon - 20mm
An F-22 Raptor fires its cannons at a kaiju during the attack on San Francisco.
The same F-22 Raptor before it collides into the claws of a kaiju.
An F-22 Raptor fires its M61A2 Vulcan cannons at a kaiju during the attack on Tokyo in one of Mako Mori's (Rinko Kikuchi
An aircraft carrier carrying the remains of a defeated kaiju in the prologue can be seen fitted with Phalanx CIWS installations on one end of the aircraft carrier.
Two Phalanx CIWS installations (circled in red) can be seen mounted on the aircraft carrier.
Heckler & Koch P2A1
Heckler & Koch P2A1s are used by Herc (Max Martini) and Chuck Hansen (Robert Kazinsky) to unsuccessfully disorientate a kaiju during the kaiju battle in Hong Kong.
Heckler & Koch P2A1 Flare Pistol - 26.5mm
The Hansens fire their P2A1 flare pistols at a kaiju.
The Hansens with their P2A1 flare pistols as Jaeger Gipsy Danger
fights off the same kaiju.