Six New Stills and an Exclusive Clip for “The Mortal Instruments: City of Bones”

Those of you who are fans of Cassandra Clare’s Mortal Instrument series must be getting excited as there are only fifteen (15) more days until The Mortal Instruments: City of Bones film hits theaters!

Six amazing new stills from the highly anticipated movie have recently been released. These six new images feature pivotal moments in the popular story. Fans of the novel may recognize some of the moments shown in the new photos.

Watch an exclusive five minute clip via Yahoo! Movies here. This is definitely clip is full of action and reveals who Clary and Jace first meet each other.

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Alec (Kevin Zegers) tells Clary (Lily Collins) she should leave The Institute

The Mortal Instruments: City of Bones has a talented cast that includes Lily Collins, Jamie Campbell Bower, Robert Sheehan, Kevin Zegers, Lena Headey, Kevin Durand, Aidan Turner, Jemima West, Godfrey Gao, CCH Pounder, Jared Harris, and Jonathan Rhys-Meyers. Plus, Harald Zwart directed the film and the screenplay was penned by Jessica Postigo Paquette.

Will you be going to see The Mortal Instruments when it hits theaters August 21, 2013? Who is your favorite character in the series? Do you think the cast will bring a lot to this film franchise?

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First Look – Eight New Stills for “Lee Daniels’ The Butler”

Eight exclusive new images have been released for the highly anticipated film, Lee Daniels’ The Butler. This historical drama is based on a true story and follows the life of White House butler Eugene Allen. Allen was a butler in the White House from 1952 until 1986 and served eight presidents.

Actor Forest Whitaker is playing a character based off of Eugene Allen, named Cecil Gaines. However, he is not the only talented actor behind this film! The stellar cast includes Oprah Winfrey, David Oyelowo, Colman Domingo, John Cusack, Alan Rickman, Jane Fonda, Vanessa Redgrave, Robin Williams, Melissa Leo, Liev Schreiber, Alex Pettyfer, Jesse Williams, Terrence Howard, Minka Kelly, James Marsden, Aml Ameen, Cuba Gooding Jr., and Lenny Kravitz.

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David Banner and Mariah Carey as Earl Gaines and Hattie Pearl.

Lee Daniels also produced the film and wrote the screenplay along with Danny Strong. If you have not already, watch the stunning trailer for The Butler here. Personally, I think that this is going to be a big awards contender this year and definitely a film to keep an eye on.

These eight new stills finally give us a deeper look into this star-studded film, so take a look at and share your thoughts in the comments! Lee Daniels’ The Butler will be theatrically released August 16, 2013.

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Movie Exclusive – Thirteen New Stills for “The Mortal Instruments: City of Bones” Revealed!

Fans of The Mortal Instruments series who are counting down the days until the movie releases, will be glad to hear that thirteen (13) new exclusive stills have been revealed!

These exciting new stills give us a deeper glimpse into the film and the relationships among the characters. In several of the new images, we see the relationship forming between Clary Fray (Lily Collins) and Jace Wayland (Jamie Campbell Bower). We also get a look at the friendship Clary forms with Isabelle Lightwood (Jemima West). Finally, there are several group shots from the action scenes in which Clary and her fellow shadowhunters are in the midst of battle. Take a look at them all in the gallery below!

The Mortal Instruments: City of Bones is directed by Harald Zwart and also stars Robert Sheehan, Kevin Zegers, Godfrey Gao, Jonathan Rhys Meyers, Lena Headey, Kevin Durand, and CCH Pounder.  Are you looking forward to seeing Mortal Instruments when it releases theatrically on August 21, 2013? What do you think of these new images from the film?

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Final Two Character Posters Released for “The Mortal Instruments: City of Bones”

The final character posters for the movie adaptation of Cassandra Clare’s The Mortal Instruments: City of Bones have officially been released! These two new posters feature the brother-sister duo, Alec and Isabelle Lightwood (Kevin Zegers and Jemima West). Of course, the posters also allow us another glimpse at Zegers and West as their characters and we get a stronger idea of how their characters are being portrayed in the film.

The Mortal Instruments: City of Bones also stars Lily Collins, Jamie Campbell Bower, Jonathan Rhys Meyers, Lena Headey, Robert Sheehan, Godfrey Gao, Kevin Durand, and CCH Pounder. Fans may also be excited to hear that the release date has been changed and  Mortal Instruments now hits theaters August 21 instead of August 23! 

What do you think of these new character posters? What do you think of the cast behind this film? Are you looking forward to seeing this when it hits theaters near you? Are you happy that the release date has been changed to an earlier date?

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Finally, here is a gallery for you to take a look at all of the previous posters as well.

Sources: Mundie Moms and Fangirlish

Movie Exclusive – “Mortal Instruments” Character Poster Featuring Magnus Bane Revealed

Fans of The Mortal Instruments: City of Bones will be excited to see a new poster for the movie adaptation! This new poster features Godfrey Gao as the warlock Magnus Bane.

Here is an official synopsis for Mortal Instruments:

Set in contemporary New York City, 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. Based on the worldwide best-selling book series.

If you have missed them, check out the previous character posters of Clary Fray (Collins) and Jace Wayland (Jamie Campbell Bower) here and Simon Lewis (Robert Sheehan) and Valentine Morgenstern (Jonathan Rhys Meyers) here.

The Mortal Instruments: City of Bones also stars Kevin Zegers, Lena Headey, Kevin Durand, CCH Pounder, and Jemima West and hits theaters August 23, 2013.

What do you think of this new character poster? Are you hoping more posters will be released? Who is your favorite character in the Mortal Instruments series? Are you counting down the days left until the movie hits theaters?

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Source: Mortal Instruments Facebook page

 

Movie Exclusive – New Character Posters for “The Mortal Instruments: City of Bones”

Sony Pictures is going to be picking up advertising and promotional activity as the summer release of The Mortal Instruments: City of Bones gets closer.  The studio has recently released two new character posters via the Mortal Instruments Facebook page.

These new posters feature actors Robert Sheehan as his character Simon Lewis and Jonathan Rhys Meyers as his character Valentine Morgenstern. If you missed them, take a look at the first two exclusive character posters here. Plus, for those of you unfamiliar with the story here is an official synopsis:

Set in contemporary New York City, 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. Based on the worldwide best-selling book series.

The Mortal Instruments: City of Bones also stars Lily Collins, Jamie Campbell Bower, Kevin Zegers,  Godfrey Gao, Lena Headey, Kevin Durand, CCH Pounder, and Jemima West and is in theaters August 23, 2013.

What do you think of these new posters? Are you a fan of Cassandra Clare’s series? Do you think that the Mortal Instruments will be a successful film franchise?

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Source: Mortal Instruments Facebook page and Collider

Movie Exclusive – Exclusive First Trailer for “The Butler”

The first trailer for the Lee Daniels-directed film, The Butler, has hit the web. Let me tell you, it is an amazing trailer and it gives audiences a great glimpse at what this film is about. The Butler is based off of a true story and follows the life of White House butler Eugene Allen (Forest Whitaker). Allen was a butler in the White House from 1952 until 1986 and served eight presidents.

This film has an absolutely stellar cast that includes the likes of Oprah Winfrey, David Oyelowo, Colman Domingo, John Cusack, Alan Rickman, Jane Fonda, Vanessa Redgrave, Robin Williams, Melissa Leo, Liev Schreiber, Alex Pettyfer, Jesse Williams, Terrence Howard, Minka Kelly, James Marsden, Aml Ameen, Cuba Gooding Jr., and Lenny Kravitz.

Lee Daniels also produced the film and wrote the screenplay along with Danny Strong. Watch the stunning trailer for The Butler here and let me know what you think in the comments! Personally, I think that this film will be incredible and a huge award contender during the 2013 award season.

Will you be going to see The Butler when it hits theaters October 18, 2013? What do you think of the talented cast behind the film? Do you think it could be an award contender next year?

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