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City of Ember

Overview


Genre :

Adventure, Fantasy

Release Date :

October 10, 2008

MPAA Rating :

PG

Director :

Gil Kenan

Starring :

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

REVIEWS RATE:  Critics  Nothing's perfect, but it's worth seeing.    Readers  4 of 5 [Rate It]

2.5 of 4

“..provides audiences with a thought-provoking and family-friendly adventure..”
by Claudia Puig [USA Today]
Review rate : B

“..fuzzier, less pretentious and more enjoyable..”
by William Arnold [Seattle Post Intelligencer]
3.5 of 4

“..fun and moving..”
by Cammila Albertson [TV Guide]
2.5 of 4

“..exciting, and compelling..”
by Steven Rea [Philadelphia Inquirer]
2 of 4

“..exceedingly slight..”
by Rene Rodriguez [Miami Herald]
Review rate : B

“..consistently compelling..”
by Nathan Rabin [Onion AV Club]
3 of 5

“..an effective film, with a good story to tell and some very impressive acting from its young stars..”
by David Mercier [FilmJudge]
3.5 of 4
Reviewed by Colin Covert [Minneapolis-St. Paul Star Tribune]
3.5 of 5
Reviewed by Bill Gibron [Filmcritic.com]
3 of 5
Reviewed by Elizabeth Weitzman [NY Daily News]
3 of 5
Reviewed by Dan Jolin [Empire Magazine]
3 of 4
Reviewed by Rafer Guzman [Newsday]
2.5 of 4
Reviewed by Kyle Smith [New York Post]
2 of 4
Reviewed by Peter Travers [Rolling Stone]
Reviewed by Mick LaSalle [San Francisco Chronicle]
Reviewed by Stephen Holden [NY Times]

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