LOS ANGELES, July 10, 2013 /PRNewswire/ --IMAX Corporation Sony Pictures, a division of Sony Corp., and eOne today announced that the adaption of part-one of Cassandra Clare's bestselling fantasy-adventure novel series The Mortal Instruments will be digitally re-mastered into the immersive IMAX ® format and released into IMAX ® theatres across North America on August 21.
"This exciting big-screen adaptation of Cassandra Clare's fantasy-adventure series is a great addition to IMAX's summer film slate," said Greg Foster, CEO of IMAX Entertainment and Senior Executive Vice President IMAX Corp. "We're pleased to partner with Sony Pictures and eOne on what will be an exhilarating film for IMAX audiences to experience."
"As these worldwide bestsellers begin their journey to the screen with The Mortal Instruments: City of Bones, we're excited that moviegoers will have the chance to explore this world in IMAX," said Rory Bruer, President, Worldwide Distribution for Sony Pictures. The IMAX release of The Mortal Instruments: City of Bones will be digitally re-mastered into the image and sound quality of The IMAX Experience ® with proprietary IMAX DMR ® (Digital Re-mastering) technology. The crystal-clear images, coupled with IMAX's customized theatre geometry and powerful digital audio, create a unique environment that will make audiences feel as if they are in the movie.
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