Have you just watched the teaser trailer of the new Disney movie “Artemis Fowl”? Are you wondering what it is all about? Well, I would have been wondering the same thing, if I hadn’t read the Artemis Fowl novel series.
Yes, this movie is based on the Eoin Colfer novel with the same name and the book has been published in more than 44 languages. I bet you didn’t know that.
Just like this, here are some more interesting facts about Artemis Fowl that you should know before watching the movie.
Fun facts you need to know
The movie is about a 12 years old boy named Artemis Fowl. He is a criminal mastermind who is smarter than everyone on the planet and inside of the planet.
This a sci-fi, fantasy movie, portraying fairies, dwarfs, and leprecons.
Artemis has got a butler bodyguard, who is apparently everyone’s favorite. His name is Domovoe.
He is not just an ordinary butler or your regular bodyguard. He doesn’t read, he just stares at the book until he gets the information.
In Artemis house, his father has raised him with a family motto “Gold is Power.”
The story portrays conflict and interaction of Artemis with the fairies who are living inside our planet.
We think crop circles are made by the aliens, but if you have read the book, you would know it’s just Domovoe’s way to tell the world that sometimes even crops need to lie down.
There are only two main human characters in the movie, Artemis and his Butler.
Artemis kidnaps the Captain of the fairy police force, her name is Holly Shorts.
The reason he captured Holly is so that he can ask ransom in return. He has to pay for the fortune of his family.
Artemis is introduced as a criminal mastermind, a bad guy: though the real bad person is a pixie known as ‘Opal Koboi.’
Domovoe can find 1,242 objects to kill you in your own bedroom. Really.
Domovoe is so strong that when someone tries to attack him Police labels him as 45-11 a suicide.
His conflicts are not black and white. Whatever he is doing there is a reason. And there is a reason for fairies gruesome response as well. The story falls under a grey area that might make it hard for you to choose sides.
Disney is working on this movie since 2016.
Artemis is a smart and diabolic kid who will take you on an unforgettable journey. I don’t want to give you any spoiler but he not that bad. If they portray the story in the right way, you’ll definitely fall in love with it and especially the butler. The movie will release in August 9, 2019.