Mortal Engines Reviews

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December 24, 2018
They want to give you a steampunk-on-steroids Metropocalypse Now! And they're willing to use the spare parts of dozens of other movies to make it happen.
December 17, 2018
Visually, it's busy, hefty and propulsive, but emotionally and thematically, it's as light as air. These engines could have used a bit more in the tank.
December 17, 2018
The stakes are enormous, but the outcome is neither here nor there.
December 14, 2018
One of the most impressive examples of "world building" in recent years, surpassing such contenders as Valerian, Cloud Atlas, and even the recent Star Wars episodes.
December 14, 2018
"Mortal Engines" is an entertaining movie if you don't ask too many questions of the story and stick to what's put in front of you onscreen.
December 14, 2018
Fortunately, all of it is brilliantly and efficiently explained in an interesting and compelling way. Just kidding.
June 5, 2019
As massive and slow as its titular machines, there is a great deal of spectacle but an uneven pace and tone anchor this film and keep it from greatness.
May 24, 2019
It is rare that we get such a starkly distinct movie in wide release which makes it a shame that so few gave this movie a chance. But, I beg you to watch it if you can and I think you will enjoy it as much as you did ALITA: BATTLE ANGEL.
May 4, 2019
Sadly suffers from an ensemble cast who fail to elevate the stereotypical material above expectation.
March 20, 2019
One of the biggest box office flops of the year is also everything Ready Player One should have been and much more.
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