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PG-13| 2 hr. 10 min.

Plot Summary
In New York City, a seemingly ordinary teenager named Clary Fray (Lily Collins) learns that she is descended from a line of Shadowhunters -- half-angel warriors who protect humanity from evil forces. After her mother (Lena Headey) disappears, Clary joins forces with a group of Shadowhunters and enters Downworld, an alternate realm filled with demons, vampires and a host of other creatures. Clary and her companions must find and protect an ancient cup that holds the key to her mother's future.

Cast: Lily Collins , Jamie Campbell Bower , Robert Sheehan , Kevin Zegers , Lena Headey , Kevin Durand , Aidan Turner , Jemima West

Director: Harald Zwart

Genres: Fantasy, Action

Distributor: Sony Pictures Entertainment

Mortal Instruments: City of Bones (2013)

Release Date: August 21st, 2013|2 hr. 10 min.

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  • February 01, 2014 th00000000179850
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    Awsome fantasy movie

  • December 22, 2013 az00000000175017
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    Absolutely love the movie can\'t wait for the second and love the actors that play the characters please do not change them there perfect for the role.

  • December 17, 2013 mr00000000174830
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    Can\'t give this less than one star. It is the only movie I have ever wanted to ask for my money back. I think a lot of high raters are blinded by the love of the book. So cheesy, I can\'t believe it.

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The 'Mortal Instruments: City of Ashes' Movie Is Going Full Steam Ahead

Posted by
Jenni Miller on Oct 23rd, 2013 2:00PM

Sony Things weren't looking too good for the sequel to "The Mortal Instruments: City of Bones," but "City of Ashes" is back on track after seeing fan support flourish. Although "City of Bones"...

'Mortal Instruments: City of Bones' Author Cassandra Clare on Dealbreaker Scenes, Fan Expectations, and Sequels

Posted by
Sandie Angulo Chen on Aug 23rd, 2013 12:30PM

Everett "The Mortal Instruments" took six years to adapt from a best-selling young adult fantasy to a teen-targeted film franchise, and no one was more invested in how the page-to-screen...

Lily Collins: 15 Things You (Probably) Didn't Know About the 'Mortal Instruments' Star

Posted by
Dana Taddeo on Aug 23rd, 2013 11:00AM

Screen Gems Lily Collins has had roles opposite A-listers such as Sandra Bullock (in "The Blindside"), Juilanne Moore (in "The English Teacher"), and Julia Roberts (in "Mirror Mirror"), but she...

Lily Collins on 'The Mortal Instruments' and What Teen Girls Will Learn From the Film

Posted by
Carole Glines on Aug 21st, 2013 4:00PM

Screen Gems Best known for playing Snow White, Lily Collins is on the brink of a new kind of stardom with her movie "The Mortal Instruments: City of Bones." Like "Twilight" and "The Hunger Games,"...

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