The Mortal Instruments: City of Bones

(2013)

When her mom is attacked and taken from their home in New York City by a demon, a seemingly ordinary teenage girl, Clary Fray, finds out truths about her past and bloodline on her quest to get her back, that changes her entire life.

‘Resident Evil’ and ‘Mortal Instruments’ TV Series in Development

‘Resident Evil’ and ‘Mortal Instruments’ TV Series in Development

Ed Decter, who most recently produced TV shows such as Unforgettable and The Client List, is reportedly the showrunner attached to The Mortal Instruments, according to The Hollywood Reporter, with production slated to begin sometime next year.

The Mortal Instruments was initially slated to be a feature film franchise, starting with last year's The Mortal Instruments: City of Bones, but the sequel, The Mortal Instruments: City of Ashes, was shelved after the first movie opened to less then enthusiastic result. Martin Moszkowicz added that The Mortal Instruments: City of Bones has been doing well on DVD and will eventually turn a profit.

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EXCLUSIVE: ‘The Mortal Instruments: City of Bones’ Featurette 'The Fan Base'

EXCLUSIVE: ‘The Mortal Instruments: City of Bones’ Featurette 'The Fan Base'

Stars Lily Collins (Clary Fray), Aidan Turner (Luke Garroway) and Robert Sheehan (Simon Lewis) explain how immense the fan base for The Mortal Instruments: City of Bones really is in our exclusive featurette. For example, Robert Sheehan revealed that cast members were actually signing copies of the Cassandra Clare novels this adaptation is based on. In addition, we also get behind-the-scenes footage and hear from producer Don Carmody, screenwriter Jessica Postigo, author Cassandra Clare in this exclusive video from the Blu-ray combo pack & DVD, which debuts today, December 3.

Based on the best-selling book series, 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.

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‘The Mortal Instruments: City of Bones’ Blu-ray and DVD Arrive December 3rd

‘The Mortal Instruments: City of Bones’ Blu-ray and DVD Arrive December 3rd

Sony Pictures Home Entertainment invites viewers to discover a spectacular world hidden within our own when The Mortal Instruments: City of Bones debuts on Blu-ray combo pack & DVD on Dec. 3. Based on Cassandra Clare's best-selling book series, which sold more than 24 million copies worldwide, this supernatural action-adventure stars Lily Collins (Mirror Mirror, The Blind Side) as Clary Fray, a seemingly ordinary teenager who discovers she is the descendant of a line of "Shadowhunters," also known as half-angel warriors locked in an ancient battle to protect our world from demons. Directed by Harald Zwart (The Karate Kid) and co-starring Jamie Campbell Bower (Twilight, Harry Potter series), Lena Headey (The Purge, TV's Game of Thrones) and Jonathan Rhys Meyers (TV's The Tudors), The Mortal Instruments: City of Bones is packed with otherworldly action and romance for both new fans and fans of the "Mortal Instruments" book series.

The Mortal Instruments: City of Bones Blu-ray combo pack includes deleted scenes, an interactive lineage tracker that allows fans to delve deeper into the characters in The Mortal Instruments, the "Almost is Never Enough" Music Video by Ariana Grande featuring Nathan Sykes, and five behind-the-scenes featurettes exploring the exciting journey of bringing this No. 1 New York Times best-selling book to dazzling life on screen.

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BOX OFFICE PREDICTIONS: Can ‘You're Next’ Slash Its Way Through ‘The Mortal Instruments: City of Bones’?

BOX OFFICE PREDICTIONS: Can ‘You're Next’ Slash Its Way Through ‘The Mortal Instruments: City of Bones’?

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‘The Mortal Instruments: City of Bones’ Photo Gallery with Lily Collins

‘The Mortal Instruments: City of Bones’ Photo Gallery with Lily Collins

Before you head out to theaters to see The Mortal Instruments: City of Bones today, Sony Pictures has provided us with a high-resolution photo gallery from this fantasy adaptation, based on Cassandra Clare's novel. The story centers on Clary Fray (Lily Collins), who learns she descends from a long line of Shadowhunters that protect the world from demons and other mystical creatures. Take a look at these photos featuring Lily Collins, Jamie Campbell Bower, Robert Sheehan, Jonathan Rhys Meyers and Lena Headey.

The Mortal Instruments: City of Bones was released August 21st, 2013.

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Two ‘The Mortal Instruments: City of Bones’ Clips

Two ‘The Mortal Instruments: City of Bones’ Clips

For fans of The Mortal Instruments: City of Bones who didn't get to see the footage put on display at Comic-Con 2013 last month, Sony Pictures has now released that clip, along with another scene from director Harald Zwart's adaptation of the beloved Cassandra Clare novel. Lily Collins stars as Clary Fray, a young woman who learns that she comes from a long line of Shadowhunters, tasked with keeping the world safe from demons and other supernatural beasts. The first scene, which includes an introduction by Lily Collins and Jamie Campbell Bower, features Clary's mother (Lena Headey) coming under attack. The second shows Clary, Jace, and Simon Lewis (Robert Sheehan) seeking refuge in an old, mysterious building.

The Mortal Instruments: City of Bones was released August 21st, 2013.

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COMIC-CON 2013: ‘The Mortal Instruments: City of Bones’ Cast Interviews with Lily Collins

COMIC-CON 2013: ‘The Mortal Instruments: City of Bones’ Cast Interviews with Lily Collins

Sony Pictures presented a Q&A session for Harald Zwart's fantasy adventure The Mortal Instruments: City of Bones at this year's San Diego Comic-Con and unveiled the first footage from the film. The panelists included the director along side author Cassandra Clare and stars Lily Collins, Jamie Campbell Bower, Godfrey Gao, Robert Sheehan and Kevin Zegers. Check out the full panel and individual interviews below.

The Mortal Instruments: City of Bones was released August 21st, 2013.

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‘The Mortal Instruments: City of Bones’ Final Poster

‘The Mortal Instruments: City of Bones’ Final Poster

Clary Fray (Lily Collins) and her Shadowhunter compatriots Jace Wayland (Jamie Campbell Bower), Alec Lightwood (Kevin Zegers), Isabelle Lightwood (Jemima West) and Simon Lewis (Robert Sheehan) are featured in the final poster for The Mortal Instruments: City of Bones. Based on the best-selling novel series by Cassandra Clare, the story follows Clary as she hunts down demons in an alternate version of New York City known as Downworld. You have been chosen to check out this last one-sheet before director Harald Zwart's young adult fantasy adaptation hits theaters August 21.

The Mortal Instruments: City of Bones was released August 21st, 2013.

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