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Must See for Fans

By carlagochicoa
Written August 26, 2013
This is a book adaption, so did they change things? Of course? Was it really good anyway? You bet! Having reread the book just after watching the movie, they kept a lot of the lines from the books which was awesome. Overall, if you're a fan go see it!!! NOW! That way they make good money and we get the sequel!
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Train wreck...beg not to be chosen

By expat1968
Written August 23, 2013
Skip it! They tried to have everything for everyone: vampires, werewolves, angels, demons, a bit of star wars mythology mixed with bushy eyebrows and teenage angst and it just felt like a mash of nothing. Unsatisfying and honestly not sure who the makers' target audience is suppose to be?!? I wouldn't even pay $2.99 for this as a rental.
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Keep Your Money

By moviefan808
Written August 24, 2013
Too much important parts were cut out of the movie for the movie to make sense. For those of you that have read the books you'll understand if you do decide to go and see it anyways. Movie not worth the hype
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City of Bones

By cullengurl79
Written August 23, 2013
I am a big fan of the books and to me the movie didnt disappoint me. I really enjoyed it. I mean, there are a few things that werent included (like SImon being turned into a rat at the party) but thats the way adaptations are. They don't include everything in the book. I love JCB as Jace. He pulls it off great to me. I enjoyed it. I giggled when Jocelyn was hitting Pangborn with the frying pan bc all I could think of was the movie Tangled. I will def be buying the movie and hope to see the second one.
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Not too bad

By crazyraerae
Written August 22, 2013
The movie was okay, visually it was really cool with some things. The movie was not fully faithful to the book so I didn't appreciate that and most especially my biggest issue with this is the actor that played Jace does NOT fit how he's physically described in the book!!! I've seen this actor in other things before and generally he is unimpressive, but visually with these movies he is very much a no go. If you've read the book or not I'd say it's not bad to watch, but if you want a better story read the books.
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