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Mortal Engines (2018)

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A mysterious young woman named Hester Shaw joins forces with Anna Fang, a dangerous outlaw with a bounty on her head, and Tom Natsworthy, an outcast from London, to lead a rebellion against a giant predator city on wheels.

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Cast

Credited cast:
Hera Hilmar ... Hester Shaw
Hugo Weaving ... Thaddeus Valentine
Jihae ... Anna Fang
Robert Sheehan ... Tom Natsworthy
Stephen Lang ... Shrike
Leila George ... Katherine Valentine
Frankie Adams ... Yasmina
Caren Pistorius ... Pandora Shaw
Andrew Lees
Colin Salmon ... Chudleigh Pomeroy
Ronan Raftery ... Bevis Pod
Joel Tobeck ... Bürgermeister
Patrick Malahide ... Magnus Crome
Sarah Munn ... Slave
Nathaniel Lees
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A mysterious young woman, Hester Shaw, emerges as the only one who can stop a giant, predator city on wheels devouring everything in its path. Feral, and fiercely driven by the memory of her mother, Hester joins forces with Tom Natsworthy, an outcast from London, along with Anna Fang, a dangerous outlaw with a bounty on her head.

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Some scars never heal.


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Rated PG-13 for sequences of futuristic violence and action | See all certifications »
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New Zealand | USA

Language:

English

Release Date:

14 December 2018 (USA) See more »

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Filming Locations:

Wellington, New Zealand See more »

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Budget:

$100,000,000 (estimated)
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2.39 : 1
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Anna Fang: We must stop London before it destroys us.
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Have some potential but boring & predictable.
7 December 2018 | by raudafitrianiSee all my reviews

I've seen a lot movies like this, so I think this movie is not for me - it's for the newcomers. Great visuals, CGI looks good also the cinematography but the story has some flaws and the characters are flat and annoying. Useless sub plots, I don't think it's necessary and lame.

Zero empathy for characters, wasted talent of Hugo Weaving - the only reason why I want to watch this movie. Although the first scene of the movie looks promising.

Another thing that I hate about this movie, there's some line in this movie like "I don't want to tell you." then they looking at each other, and then "5 years ago..." and I'm like.. w-what.. the hell...


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