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PG| 1 hr. 35 min.

Plot Summary
For generations a massive generator has sustained the needs of the underground city of Ember. But the generator was built to last only 200 years, and as its lights start to flicker and fade, it remains to two youths, Lina Mayfleet (Saoirse Ronan) and Doon Harrow (Harry Treadaway), to follow a cryptic series of clues that will restore light to to the place.

Cast: Saoirse Ronan , Harry Treadaway , Bill Murray , Tim Robbins , Martin Landau , Toby Jones , Marianne Jean-Baptiste , Mary Kay Place

Director: Gil Kenan

Genres: Fantasy, Adventure

City of Ember: with Spanish Subtitles (2008)

Release Date: October 10th, 2008|1 hr. 35 min.

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critic reviews (10)
fan reviews ( 1 )
  • 50
    Peter Travers Rolling Stone

    You long for things to go bump in the night, but the movie muffles every risk in a blanket of bland. show more

  • 75
    Mick LaSalle San Francisco Chronicle

    An impressive and imaginative fantasy. show more

  • 63
    Claudia Puig USA Today

    At its best when sticking to a classic sci-fi-fantasy format. But when it tries to be a generic thrill ride, it loses its originality and peculiar charm. show more

  • February 21, 2009 DandGChatagnier
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    Finally another movie the whole family can sit and watch and not flinch because of some foul language or actions. This was totally fun to watch and has intriguing scenery and story. This has excellent characters and Bill Murray was perfect for his role as usual. I wish there were more movies like this to choose from. I highly recommend this movie and hope everyone else feels the same way and rates it as high as I have.

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