The Mortal Instruments: City of Bones

THE MORTAL INSTRUMENTS: CITY OF BONES 

Review: Clary Fray discovers she lives in a world where demons, vampires and werewolves are real once her mother disappears.
Director: Harald Zwart
Actors: Lily Collins, Jamie Campbell Bower, Robert Sheehan, Kevin Zegers, Jemima West, Robert Maillet, Kevin Durand, Godfrey Gao, Lena Headey, Harry Van Gorkum, CCH Pounder, Jared Harris, Jonathan Rhys Meyers, Aidan Turner and Stephen R. Hart
Year: 2013
Genre: Action, Adventure, Drama, Fantasy and Sci-Fi
Conclusion: 2/5
The Mortal Instruments is a series of six fantasy novels which were written by Cassandra Clare. I have to say that I have not read a single novel of hers or the novel that this film is based on. I had no expectations for this film. However, I have to say that I did find it too much like The Twilight Saga (2010). Also very like The Hunger Games (2012). I also found the length of this film far too long as it stood in at 2 hours 10 minutes which it really didn’t need to be. There were times in it especially half way through where I got really bored. I didn’t care about any of the characters which doesn’t help. The whole plot made no sense either. 

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