• Fame (2009)

Fame

Release Date: September 25th, 2009

DVD Release Date: January 12th, 2010

PG |1 hr 47 min

Plot Summary

At New York's High School of Performing Arts, students (Asher Book, Kristy Flores, Paul Iacono) from all walks of life get the chance to hone their skills as singers, actors, dancers and more. Over four years, these young men and women will see if they truly have the dedication and talent to achieve success, while still juggling regular schoolwork, feelings of self-doubt and budding romances.

Cast: Asher Book, Kristy Flores, Paul Iacono, Paul McGill, Naturi Naughton, Kay Panabaker, Kherington Payne, Collins Pennie

Director: Kevin Tancharoen

Genres: Musical , Drama

Production Co: Lakeshore Entertainment

Distributors: Metro-Goldwyn-Mayer

Keywords: Friendship, 2000s, Relationships, Emotional, Pursuit, Love, Engaging, Creative, Friend, New York City, Growing up

Ratings & Reviews

  • 75
    Mick LaSalleSan Francisco Chronicle

    Much of the movie has a structureless, documentary feeling to it, which is good and should have been pushed further. show more

  • 15
    NPR

    My advice to potential audiences: Find something else to do. show more

  • 50
    The Hollywood Reporter

    It's almost laughably bland and watered-down in its desire to appeal to the widest possible audience. It won't succeed in that goal, but it has enough pizzazz to captivate undemanding tweeners. show more

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