The Mortal Instruments: City of Bones | Which One was Closer to the Book: Movie or TV Show?

The Mortal Instruments: City of Bones | Which One was Closer to the Book: Movie or TV Show?

As I mentioned about a week ago, I got The Mortal Instruments series by Cassandra Clare. Typically I like reading the book series before diving into movies or shows but this time was the opposite. I saw the TV show first then watched the movie and now I've finished the first book in the series. So I thought I would compare the three together on the merits of which one was the closest to following the plot of the book. Since I will be talking about the plot of all three, a spoiler warning is in effect.…

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Comparing Mortal Instruments: City of Bones to Freeform’s Shadowhunters

Comparing Mortal Instruments: City of Bones to Freeform’s Shadowhunters

In the last month or so, I started watching Freeform's Shadowhunters, and have finished it three times now. I have yet to get to the books mind you, so I'm going to be comparing the movie, Mortal Instruments: City of Bones, and the TV Show only. And mainly I'm going to be comparing the first season of Shadowhunters to the movie, since they cover the same amount of material since the show has continued onto the other books and now gone sort of in their own direction at this point.…

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