Mortal Engines review: Don't expect a young adult Lord of the Rings

Peter Jackson may have helped build the parts of Mortal Engines, but he didn't go so far as taking the director's wheel. And that's why any assumptions Mortal Engines is a young adult Lord of the Rings are best left at home. First-time director ...

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Exclusive: Listen to Tom Holkenborg's Major Theme from 'Mortal Engines'

We at Collider are happy to exclusively debut the first listen of Tom Holkenborg's score for the upcoming fantasy adaptation Mortal Engines. Produced and co-written by Peter Jackson, the film takes place in a future world in which Earth's cities now ...
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Mortal Engines Review: The steampunk dystopian sci-fi film tries a Star Wars ...

And that folks is the tragedy of Mortal Engines directed by Christian Rivers and produced by the famous Peter Jackson, known best for his Lord of the Rings trilogy and Hobbit trilogy. Once the first 15 minutes of the movie are over, you'll soon realise ...
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He said, she said: Why you should, or shouldn't, see Mortal Engines

Mortal Engines is in cinemas now, but the critics are divided over whether to see it or not. Slated by some for a lack of personality and being directionless, the film's garnered all of 47 on review aggregate site Metacritic, meaning it might struggle ...
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Mortal Engines Movie Review: Action Packed and Engrossing Drama

Joining films like Interstellar, The Dark Tower, Mad Max Fury Road and Arrival, is director Christian Rivers' ambitious and moving Mortal Engines, a film that is about a painfully dangerous and unforgettable adventure story of surprises, set in the ...
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Mortal Engines Movie Review: 'मशीनी दुनिया' में जिंदगी की जंग दिखाती है हॉलीवुड फिल्म 'मॉर्टल इन्जंस'

नई दिल्ली: हॉलीवुड (Hollywood) फिल्म 'मॉर्टल इन्जंस (Mortal Engines)' के डायरेक्टर क्रिश्चियन रिवर्स वही हैं, जिन्होंने 'द लॉर्ड्स ऑफ द रिंग' (The Lord's Of The Ring) और द हॉबिट (The Hobbit) जैसी फिल्मों में विजुअल इफेक्ट्स और ग्राफिक्स के जरिये पीटर जैक्सन (Peter Jackson) के साथ मिलकर कहर बरपाया था. अपनी कुशलता का उदाहरण क्रिश्चियन रिवर्स ने खुद अपनी फिल्म 'मॉर्टल इन्जंस (Mortal Engines)' में बखूबी दर्शाया है. 'मॉर्टल इन्जंस (Mortal Engines)' की पूरी कहानी के दृश्य ग्राफिक्स और विजुअल इफैक्ट्स पर ही आधारित हैं, जिन्हें देखकर बिल्कुल भी महसूस नहीं होगा कि इन्हें ग्राफिक्स द्वारा ही तैयार ...
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Mortal Engines movie review: Peter Jackson delivers a visually stunning spectacle

The custom designed globe that spins across the screen at the beginning of Mortal Engines is one of the many signs - besides the sequel-bait ending and certain characters just refusing to die - that Universal has high hopes for the film. Not only did ...
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Mortal Engines review – Peter Jackson's steampunk Star Wars stalls

There are some lively things about Mortal Engines, and the performances are game enough. Yet in all its effortful steampunkiness, Mortal Engines isn't a film which is particularly exciting or funny, and the idea of the “traction city” is a stylistic ...
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Film Review: 'Mortal Engines'

For the first 10 minutes of dystopian sci-fi saga “Mortal Engines,” a blessedly enjoyable interval before you start to realize just what a long slog you have in store, director Christian Rivers stages a most unusual chase sequence. In this chase, the ...
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