Following his ventures into Middle Earth, movie fans know Jackson knows how to handle a vast fantasy world.
Now he’s tackling Philip Reeve’s post-apocalyptic steampunk novel, Mortal Engines.
Following the Sixty Minute War, cities have become vast vehicles (Traction cities) that travel across the vast waste lands searching for smaller mobile settlements to engulf for their resources.
Mortal Engines follows London in this world of Municipal Darwinism and specifically Tom Natsworthy, who goes on an adventure with Hester Shaw, a girl with a disfigured face.
Mortal Engines will be released in UK cinemas on December 14, 2018.