” It seems so cliched and obvious, but write the movie you want to see in the theater. “


” I think the graphic novel form works, in practice, a lot differently from watching a movie. You can put it down and pick it back up whenever you want – something you can’t do in a theater. “


” In a graphic novel, you have to allow for a certain amount of freedom on the reader’s part to experience it how they choose. “


” Where do you go after something like ‘Pacific Rim?’ Which, for me, was such a moment, to have this thing and see it all come together, and it’s big, and it has this cult following… You ask yourself, ‘What’s next? “


” If you squint at ‘Deadwood,’ you can see ‘Game of Thrones’ coming. That’s the show that first got me thinking ‘Carnival Row’ could be a series. “


” If you look, like, in 1960, there was no such thing as an astronaut. It was a totally fanciful concept, but nine years later or whatever, we were landing on the moon, which is just astonishing. “


” I grew up in the ’80s, and you had these original, big-budget sci-fi adventure things all the time, not based on any source material – you’d have ‘Gremlins,’ ‘Back to the Future,’ ‘E.T.’ ‘Ghostbusters,’ the list goes on and on. I would love it so much if ‘Pacific Rim’ was but the first in a new wave of that sort of thing. “


” We wanted it to be that you could go to the comic shop and read about the back story of ‘Pacific Rim’ and the drama inherent in it. “


” You have to think about space differently, you have to think about time differently when you’re talking about a graphic novel versus a movie. “


” You don’t naturally tend to identify with someone who’s very different from you on the outside. “


” In my experience, very few people walk out of a movie. You have them for two hours, and you’re free to explain or not explain whatever you see fit. “


” Making ‘Pacific Rim’ was a lot like what you imagined making movies would be like when you were 12. “


” I love that sense of discovery. You’re experiencing something for the first time, and your parents aren’t in on it, previous generations aren’t in on it. It has a chance to belong to you and your generation in a way that nothing has. If ‘Pacific Rim’ is a fraction of that, I would be very proud. “



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