Prior to the start of Cannes, ‘The Mortal Instruments: City of Bones’ had nearly sold out. It’s been one of the most popular films on offer at the festival with the lure of Young Adult book turned movie franchises potential.
According to Variety, the budget for ‘City of Bones’ clocks in at $60 million.
Mister Smith practically sold out on “The Mortal Instruments: City of Bones” in the five days before Cannes, says Moszkowicz, whose Constantin is producing the film. Budgeted at $60 million, it was one of the biggest films on offer on the Croisette.
‘The Mortal Instruments: City of Bones’ begins filming on August 15 in Toronto and is scheduled for an August 23, 2013 theatrical release.