Genre: Action, Adventure, Fantasy
Director: Christian Rivers
Writers: Fran Walsh , Philippa Boyens
Stars: Hera Hilmar, Hugo Weaving, Jihae
Country: New Zealand
Runtime: 128 min
The world of Mortal Engines is about the town’s moves like literally moves. The big towns eat small ones. Tom Nasworthy’s story starts when one hooded assassin attacks Thaddeus Valentine. Tom starts chasing to be a hero. While, the assassin turns out to be an ugly girl with a disfigured face, Hester Shaw. Valentine pushes Tom as he finds out that Tom has seen Hester and Tom know that he disfigured her face. Anyhow, Tom survives and with Hester, treks back to London. On their way, they meet sky pirates, air pirates, and slave traders. As if things being tough enough, they are stalked by Grike. Grike’s mission is to kill Tom and bring Hester to Magnus, Lord Mayor of London.