Mortal Engines (The Movie)


I’m a big fan of the Mortal Engines series, by Philip Reeve, and was so excited to see that it will now be a movie series. Peter Jackson, who bought the rights a few years ago, announced that they have started on the script. Hopefully they will do all four books and not try and condense them into a standard trilogy. Jackson, Fran Walsh, and Philippa Boyens will co-write the film with Christian Rivers directing. Rivers worked on the Lord of the Rings series, won an Oscar for work on Jackson’s King Kong and has worked for and with Jackson for many years.

A number of Deviant Artists have done work based on the series, here is an example:

Original Art by David Wyatt

Original Art by David Wyatt

Artist Gallery:

The story takes place thousands of years from now after a devastating war. Read the WIKI here if you don’t know the story.


~ by cp40guy on October 25, 2016.

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