While the release date for The Mortal Instruments: City Of Bones had been set as August 23rd, it appears Sony Pictures has pushed it up by a couple of days to Wednesday, August 21st. Author of the book, Cassandra Clare confirmed it on her official Tumblr:
“I’m really excited because it means the fans will get to see the movie earlier! It also reflects a lot of confidence in the film on the part of the studio to move it to a Wednesday release date so I’m really excited about that, too.
The Mortal Instruments: City of Bones, starring Lily Collins, Lena Headey, Jamie Campbell Bower, Jonathan Rhys Meyers, Robert Sheehan, Kevin Zegers, Kevin Durand, Aidan Turner, Jemima West, Godfrey Gao, CCH Pounder and Jared Harris is slated to hit theaters August 21, 2013.