Originally Posted by Excelsior.
I've seen it a lot in Anime, with far more dynamic visuals. Check out some of the older Gundam animes.
However sensible the strategy might've been within the film, it is undercut by the sheer clicheness of it all. That is like the oldest cliche in the book.
Was hoping you'd name me a live action film. Not all of us are anime fans. Mileage may vary, etc.