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April 2, 2013 /PRNewswire/ --
REPUBLIC RECORDS and
CONSTANTIN FILM have partnered to release the official soundtrack album for
"The Mortal Instruments: City of Bones" on
August 20th, 2013.
It serves as the sonic companion to one of the year's most hotly anticipated films—in theaters
August 23, 2013 via
Screen Gems in the US. Hitting stores and digital retailers this summer, the record will be comprised of a bevy of new music.
The album opens the doorway into the world of
"The Mortal Instruments: City of Bones", and the music fuels the film's mind-blowing fantasy. It's the perfect aural gateway to the
City of Bones for fans of the series and newcomers alike. The music serves an integral role in the film, adding even more emotion to key moments. Every element comes together for an unforgettable experience.
This release also continues a big-screen tradition for
REPUBLIC RECORDS, whose recent success includes chart-topping albums for
The Hunger Games, and AMC's
The Walking Dead.
A Constantin Film and Unique Features (TMI) Inc. production,
"The Mortal Instruments: City of Bones" is adapted by
Jessica Postigo Paquette from the
New York Times best-selling young adult fantasy novel series by author
Cassandra Clare. The film is directed by
Harald Zwart and features
Jamie Campbell Bower,
Jonathan Rhys Meyers, and more.
Robert Kulzer and
Don Carmody are producing and
Michael Lynne and
Martin Moszkowicz are executive producing.
Set in contemporary
New York, "
The Mortal Instruments: City Of Bones" follows Clary Fray, a seemingly ordinary teenager as she discovers that 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, Clary must join forces with a group of Shadowhunters, who introduce her to a dangerous alternative
New York called Downworld, filled with demons, warlocks, vampires, werewolves and other deadly creatures.
For more information on
"The Mortal Instruments: City of Bones" please visit:
http://themortalinstrumentsmovie.com/http://trailers.apple.com/trailers/sony_pictures/themortalinstrumentscityofbones/ABOUT REPUBLIC RECORDS
A division of Universal Music Group, the world's leading music company, Republic is home to an all-star roster of multi-platinum, award-winning legends and superstar artists such as 3 Doors Down, Amy Winehouse, Black Sabbath,
Enrique Iglesias, Florence + the Machine, Godsmack, Owl City, The Voice (NBC-TV), Gotye, Of Monsters & Men, Mayer Hawthorne, among many others.
It is comprised of innovative imprints and digital business ventures including Republic Nashville (The Band Perry), Cash Money (
Lil Wayne, Drake, Nicki Minaj), Lava Records (Jessie J, Black Veil Brides), Aware Records (Mat Kearney), Brushfire (
Jack Johnson, G. Love), XO (The Weeknd), Loma Vista (Soundgarden,
Damian Marley) among others.
ABOUT CONSTANTIN FILM
Constantin Film has been synonymous with quality and success for over 30 years. It has played a crucial role in establishing German cinema both nationally and internationally. Between 1977, when
Bernd Eichinger established the company, and 2009, when it was integrated into media conglomerate Constantin Medien AG, Constantin Film emerged as the most successful independent production and distribution company in the German media industry. Constantin Film's operations include German and English language motion picture theatrical production, theatrical distribution, home entertainment distribution, licensing, and television production.
Constantin Film's diverse slate includes box office hits and award-winning films alike, ranging from comic book to literary adaptations, historical dramas, action and genre, among them THE NEVERENDING STORY, THE FANTASTIC FOUR film franchise, THE NAME OF THE ROSE, WICKIE THE MIGHTY VIKING, NOWHERE IN
AFRICA, DOWNFALL, THE BAADER MEINHOF COMPLEX, POPE JOAN, THE HOUSE OF SPIRITS, and the RESIDENT EVIL film franchise. Upcoming films include the action epic POMPEII, which began filming earlier this month, the CGI 3D animated feature TARZAN
®, and the highly anticipated film adaptation of
Cassandra Clare's #1 New York Times Bestseller THE MORTAL INSTRUMENTS: CITY OF BONES.
TARZAN® Owned By Edgar Rice Burroughs, Inc. And Used By Permission For More Information Contact: Kimberly HarrisKimberly.Harris@Umusic.com 212-373-0701