Who Needs PACIFIC RIM? Check Out The Trailer For Low Budget Rip-Off ATLANTIC RIM

Who Needs PACIFIC RIM? Check Out The Trailer For Low Budget Rip-Off ATLANTIC RIM

What do you get when take Pacific Rim and subtract Guillermo del Toro and the huge budget and replace the top notch visual effects with those of a show like Smallville? Atlantic Rim of course! Hit the jump to check out the trailer.

Despite being sued by Warner Bros. for their rip-off version of The Hobbit, 'The Asylum' haven't let that deter them from doing the same to Pacific Rim. However, let's be fair. It doesn't REALLY sound all that similar, right? "When giant monsters crawl out of the Atlantic Ocean and attack the Eastern Seaboard, the US Government is forced to trust A.I. robots to defend the country," reads the synopsis. Oh. Definitely a rip-off then! If you're interested, Atlantic Rim will more than likely hit DVD either before or just after the release of Pacific Rim in theatres this July.

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Bearjew - 5/15/2013, 5:13 AM
it feels like one of those cheap knockoff movies
PLUSH - 5/15/2013, 5:15 AM
Luminus - 5/15/2013, 5:17 AM
Asylum is a front for a drug operation. It's the only logical explanation.
sameoldthing - 5/15/2013, 5:19 AM
Where is..GULF OF MEXICO RIM ..?
TheGlove - 5/15/2013, 5:22 AM
Thats a lot of Rimming for sure!!!
KingMarvel - 5/15/2013, 5:24 AM
SpectacularJoSh - 5/15/2013, 5:24 AM
LMFAO!!!! I laughed more than I should have.
The acting is just epicly bad. I really lol'd when The guy in the helicopter went like "Dieeeeeeee!!!"
Lol what a [frick]ing rip off
SpectacularJoSh - 5/15/2013, 5:25 AM
I want Man of Copper by Asylum.
AxlKomix - 5/15/2013, 5:27 AM
Black Sea Rim for you progressive folks.
sameoldthing - 5/15/2013, 5:28 AM
It stars that washed up actor from Baywatch..David Choke-a-cheese,ahh..can't remember the last name & who cares,he's weak.
Also,Treach from Naughty By Nature is the token black dude.."You Down With OPP?"..other people's property meaning the creators of Pacific Rim!
jimoakley666 - 5/15/2013, 5:28 AM
Noooo. Really? How the hell can they get away with that shit? Seriously. That's shocking.

And the (complete lack of) quality... You'd be ashamed, surely. Look at those 'cockpits'. Filmed in a garden shed, on an exercise bike with some lights and a 90's computer monitor. And the sound... Their voices sound like they were recorded with a baked bean can on some string.

The people who made this should just shoot themselves. And that is no overreaction. If you had a dog that was that lame the [frick]ing vet would put the poor bugger down.
P862010 - 5/15/2013, 5:29 AM
was'nt that dude in baywatch lol
rocky - 5/15/2013, 5:30 AM
That doesn't look half bad....it looks all bad
I'm not very litigious but this company needs to be sued out of existence
JoeMomma29 - 5/15/2013, 5:33 AM
That is one bad Rim Job if you ask me!
JoeMomma29 - 5/15/2013, 5:34 AM
@ Teabag

Do not forget these two!

Romancing the Bone


sameoldthing - 5/15/2013, 5:36 AM
I'm making a knock-off version called: Back Yard Pool Rim
It stars two old Transformer toys vs. a garden snake..& David Hasselhoff.
I paid him in cheese burgers..& vodka.
amxt - 5/15/2013, 5:37 AM
Hey, it doesn't look that bad.

And they got Graham Greene, Oscar-nominated for Dances With Wolves, and he loved blowing things up on the Red Green show!
JoeMomma29 - 5/15/2013, 5:40 AM
@ Teabag

Shaving Ryan's Privates

Saving Ryan's Privates

Bare Wench Project
SuperSomething616 - 5/15/2013, 5:40 AM
Again...somebody gonna get sued!?
RorMachine - 5/15/2013, 5:43 AM
I'll say this for that trailer..at least it didn't have Hunnam voiceover.
retr0g0dfather - 5/15/2013, 5:44 AM
Oh look, the Rock em, Sock em toys from my childhood got a movie and what?....it's not directed by Michael Bay?
JoeMomma29 - 5/15/2013, 5:44 AM
@ Teabag

Sorest Rump

Womb Raider

Gang bangs of New York
JoeMomma29 - 5/15/2013, 5:47 AM
@ Teabag LMAO!!
616 - 5/15/2013, 5:52 AM
Vision91 - you don't miss a lot do you eagle eye? lol
Joe6Pack74 - 5/15/2013, 5:55 AM
This is the same company that does all the cheap rip off movies. It should air on SyFy network. The also did Transmorphers and Thor.
RorMachine - 5/15/2013, 5:56 AM
The best porn parody title I've ever heard was The C~nt Of Monte Cristo. Genius.
jasonicus - 5/15/2013, 6:01 AM
The Asylum has no class. My God this company. Most of their movies are made after seeing a trailer. Case in point, their Cloverfield rip-off. Low class losers.
GodzillaKart - 5/15/2013, 6:02 AM
If you're going to have rimming, it might as well be shameless rimming.
Greengo - 5/15/2013, 6:03 AM
jasonicus - 5/15/2013, 6:03 AM
After actually watching the trailer, they will be sued for this, too. It's pathetic.
nordberg - 5/15/2013, 6:15 AM
Edward Penis Hands
White Men Can't Hump
A Cockwork Orange
Das Booty
Screwin' in the Rain
There Will Be Buns
The Pourne Identity
Malcolm XXX
The Day The Cock Stood Still
Flaming Saddles
Citizen's Cane
GetsugaTensho22 - 5/15/2013, 6:21 AM

I'm not going to bash it or anything. I just want to know why anybody would be willingly involved in this.
nordberg - 5/15/2013, 6:22 AM
It's pretty amazing how there's now a whole industry for these kind of films (called "mockbusters").

They make a killing by getting their dreck on the video shelves at Best Buy, etc. at the time of the original's release, counting on grandma to make the mistake of picking it up as a birthday present for little Jimmy, thinking it's the real deal.
DioFoRio - 5/15/2013, 6:26 AM
not to be mistaken with Detroit RimJob
DioFoRio - 5/15/2013, 6:26 AM
I love the description of these ripoffs on netflix.
DioFoRio - 5/15/2013, 6:27 AM
"Aliens Invade! Mankind Fights Back!" ....at least the tagline is an original premise ; )
KingSilence - 5/15/2013, 6:27 AM
The King's Skeet
Game of Bones
A New Hole
The Empire Strikes Ass
Return of the Brown Eye
The Hooker: A Whore's Tale
The Hooker: An Unexpected Rimming
The Hooker: The Desolation of Splooge
Hunger Jizz: Catching Herpes
nordberg - 5/15/2013, 6:28 AM
2 more...


Dr. Strangelove or: How I Learned to Stop Worrying and Love the Cock
Avenged99 - 5/15/2013, 6:28 AM
Great Lakes Rim anyone???
SageMode - 5/15/2013, 6:31 AM
Smh. I have no words for this.
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