Lily Collins stars in new trailer for The Mortal Instruments: watch now

Fantasy mayhem in NYC

 
Young-adult saga The Mortal Instruments: City Of Bones has released a brand new trailer online, starring Lily Collins as precocious heroine Clary Fray who finds herself a witness to a bizarre murder.
 
This all comes about when teen tearaway Clary pitches up at New York’s Pandemonium Club, and stumbles upon a trio of tattooed killers doing away with their victim, before said victim’s body promptly vanishes!
 
Turns out he was a demon, and the trio of killers are actually Shadowhunters – a race of warriors charged with cleaning up Earth’s demon population. Before Clary can leave well alone, she’s pulled in up to her neck in a dangerous world she never knew existed… 
 

Take a look at the new trailer, below…


With the young-adult marketplace becoming increasingly cluttered, it remains to be seen whether The Mortal Instruments can enjoy the success of its competitors, but Collins looks a spiky enough lead, and the story is an engaging one.

Directed by Harald Zwart and co-starring Lena Headey, Robert Sheehan and Jared Harris, The Mortal Instruments: City Of Bones will open in the US on 23 August 2013, with a UK date to be confirmed. 

What do you think of the new trailer? Tell us, below! 

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    • BobTheSkull

      Apr 2nd 2013, 12:04

      So, it's the new Buffy? Cept its Demons instead of Vamps? Damn, that's creative.

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    • FBJRider

      Apr 3rd 2013, 22:49

      Wait, her mother is Cersei? Maybe that means the demons aren't real, she just has mental problems because her parent's DNA is too closely matched to have normal children.

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