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168 Ratings

Mortal Engines

Directed by Christian Rivers
United States, New Zealand, 2018
Sci-Fi, Action, Adventure


Many years after the “Sixty Minute War,” cities survive a now desolate Earth by moving around on giant wheels attacking and devouring smaller towns to replenish their resources.

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Mortal Engines Directed by Christian Rivers

Critics reviews

Directed by Christian Rivers, a longtime art director for Jackson, the overall look asks the question, “are you sick of Steampunk yet,” and for me, yeah.
December 14, 2018
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The director is Christian Rivers, Jackson’s longtime storyboard and effects artist, who despite the usual computer murk has an eye for arresting sights (a plane whose wings resemble an undergarment, a floating city with fragile bridges and walls) and a flair for action and suspense.
December 13, 2018
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