Based on Philip Reeve’s acclaimed novel series of four books known as The Mortal Engines Quartet: Mortal Engines, Predator’s Gold, Infernal Devices and A Darkling Plain the story takes place centuries after civilization was destroyed by a cataclysmic event known as the Sixty Minute War. Humankind has adapted and a new way of living has evolved. Gigantic moving cities now roam the Earth, ruthlessly preying upon smaller traction towns.
After an unprecedented series of natural disasters threatened the planet, the world’s leaders came together to create an intricate network of satellites to control the global climate and keep everyone safe. But now, something has gone wrong—the system built to protect the Earth is attacking it, and it’s a race against the clock to uncover the real threat before a worldwide geostorm wipes out everything...and everyone along with it.
Set in contemporary New York City, a seemingly ordinary teenager, Clary Fray (Lily Collins), discovers she is the descendant of a line of Shadowhunters, a secret cadre of young half-angel warriors locked in an ancient battle to protect our world from demons. After the disappearance of her mother (Lena Headey), Clary must join forces with a group of Shadowhunters, who introduce her to a dangerous alternate New York called Downworld, filled with demons, warlocks, vampires, werewolves and other deadly creatures. Based on the worldwide best-selling book series.
A 14th century crusader Benham (Nicolas Cage) returns to a homeland devastated by the Black Plague. The dying cardinal, convinced that a young girl (Claire Foy) accused of being black witch is responsible for the devastation, command the knight to transport beautiful girl to monastery, where monks will perform a ritual execution to rid the land of her curse – the curse of Black Plague. The knight agrees on one condition – the girl must face a fair trial before she will be burnt. Benham feels sympathy for young girl, but he doubts that it might be an intrigue of the witch.