New posters for Pacific Rim, The Wolverine and Kick-Ass 2

The summer movie season is in full swing and today three upcoming releases have debuted new posters, starting with Guillermo del Toro’s (Pan’s Labyrinth) upcoming kaiju homage Pacific Rim, with the giant robots vs. giant monsters epic dropping this IMAX exclusive…

Pacific Rim IMAX poster

Pacific Rim is set for release on July 12th and features Charlie Hunnam (Sons of Anarchy), Ron Perlman (Hellboy), Idris Elba (Thor: The Dark World), Charlie Day (Horrible Bosses), Rinko Kikuchi (The Brothers Bloom), Burn Gorman (The Dark Knight Rises) and Clifton Collins Jr. (Star Trek).

Next up is a new character poster for Hugh Jackman’s (Les Miserables) latest X-Men solo adventure The Wolverine, this time featuring the returning Famke Janssen (Hansel & Gretel: Witch Hunters) as Jean Grey…

The Wolverine Jean Grey character poster

The Wolverine arrives on July 25th in the UK and July 26th in North America, with James Mangold (Knight and Day) directing a cast that also includes Will Yun Lee (Total Recall), Brian Tee (The Fast and the Furious: Tokyo Drift), Hiroyuki Sanada (The Last Samurai), Hal Yamanouchi (The Life Aquatic with Steve Zissou), Svetlana Khodchenkova (Tinker Tailor Soldier Spy) and newcomers Rila Fukushima as Yukio and Tao Okamoto as Mariko Yashida.

And finally, as Jim Carrey (The Incredible Burt Wonderstone) withdraws his support for Kick-Ass 2 due to concerns over the level of violence, Universal has released a new poster for Jeff Wadlow’s (Never Back Down) crime-fighting sequel which sees Carrey’s Colonel Stars and Stripes joined by Aaron Taylor-Johnson (Godzilla) as Kick-Ass, Chloe Grace Moretz (Carrie) as Hit-Girl and Christopher Mintz-Plasse (Superbad) as The Mother F*cker…

Kick-Ass 2 movie poster

Kick-Ass 2 is set for release on August 16th and also features Clark Duke (Hot Tub Time Machine), Lyndsy Fonseca (Nikita), Donald Faison (Scrubs), Lindy Booth (The Philanthropist), John Leguizamo (Spawn), Robert Emms (Broken), Andy Nyman (Black Death), Daniel Kaluuya (Black Mirror), Augustus Prew (The Borgias), Morris Chestnut (American Horror Story), Claudia Lee (Hart of Dixie) and Ukrainian bodybuilder Olga Kurkulina.

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