From visionary filmmaker Peter Jackson, Mortal Engines arrives on Digital via the digital movie app MOVIES ANYWHERE on February 19, 2019, as well as on 4K Ultra HD, Blu-rayTM, DVD and On Demand on March 12, 2019 from Universal Pictures Home Entertainment. Hundreds of years after our civilization was destroyed, a new world has emerged in Mortal Engines. A mysterious young woman named Hester Shaw (Hera Hilmar, Anna Karenina) leads a band of outcasts in the fight to stop London – now a giant predator city on wheels – from devouring everything in its path.
Mortal Engines on 4K Ultra HD and Blu-ray™ offers the ultimate in-home high-def viewing experience of the film’s one-of-a-kind special effects. There are more than sixty minutes of behind-the-scenes bonus features including an in-depth look at how filmmakers brought Mortal Engines‘ vision of the future to life as well as a director’s commentary with Christian Rivers.
Based on the award-winning book series by Philip Reeve, Mortal Engines is the epic adventure directed by Oscar®-winning visual-effects artist Christian Rivers (King Kong). Joining Rivers are The Hobbit and The Lord of the Ringstrilogies three-time Academy Award®-winning filmmakers Peter Jackson, Fran Walsh and Philippa Boyens, who penned the screenplay. Mortal Engines on 4K Ultra HD emphasizes the awe-inspiring visual effects, which were created by a Weta Digital team led by Ken McGaugh, Kevin Smith, Luke Millar and Dennis Yoo. On board as producers are Zane Weiner (The Hobbit trilogy), Amanda Walker (The Hobbit trilogy) and Deborah Forte (Goosebumps), as well as Walsh and Jackson. Ken Kamins (The Hobbit trilogy) joins Boyens as executive producer. Mortal Engines stars Hera Hilmar(Anna Karenina), Robert Sheehan (Geostorm, Three Summers), Jihae (“Mars”), Hugo Weaving (Lord of the Rings, V for Vendetta), and Stephen Lang (Avatar, Don’t Breathe).
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