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The Mortal Instruments: City of Bones Reviews

The Mortal Instruments: City of Bones

Overview


Genre :

Fantasy, Drama, Romance

Release Date :

August 21, 2013

MPAA Rating :

PG-13

Director :

Harald Zwart

Starring :

Lily Collins, Jamie Campbell Bower, Kevin Durand, Robert Sheehan, Lena Headey, Jared Harris, Jemima West, Kevin Zegers, Aidan Turner, CCH Pounder, Robert Maillet, Godfrey Gao

REVIEWS RATE:  Critics  Not quite bad, but it's not recommended either.    Readers  4 of 5 [Rate It]

“..this desperate Twilight wannabe hits more than its own share of clunky notes..”
by Michael Rechtshaffen [Hollywood Reporter]
2 of 4

“..The Mortal Instruments franchise is strictly for the initiated. They will no doubt love it. Everyone else will be flummoxed..”
by Rene Rodriguez [Miami Herald]
3 of 4

“..the film works better than it might have, thanks to well-conceived characters and agile direction by Harald Zwart..”
by Colin Covert [Minneapolis Star Tribune]
“..a ludicrous, borderline-nonsensical supernatural concoction with a slightly redeeming sense of its own silliness..”
by Justin Chang [Variety]
2 of 4
Reviewed by Roger Moore [Movie Nation]
2 of 5
Reviewed by Stella Papamichael [Digital Spy]
1 of 4
Reviewed by Kyle Smith [New York Post]

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