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Rated
PG
Runtime 90 min
Ratings
53% critics Rotten Tomatoes
46% audience Rotten Tomatoes
Age 8+ Common Sense Media
Genre Adventure, Family, Fantasy, Sci-Fi
Release 10/10/08
Actors Saoirse Ronan, David Ryall, Harry Treadaway, Mary Kay Place
Directors Gil Kenan
When mankind is about to come to an end, a group of scientists decide to create and populate a city deep underground. The city of Ember is to last for 200 years after which its inhabitants are to retrieve from a strong box instructions to return to the surface. Over time however, the message is lost and life in Ember is rapidly deteriorating. Their power supply is failing and food is being rationed. It's left to two young adults to unearth the secret of Ember and to lead the way out.
Genre Adventure, Family, Fantasy, Sci-Fi
Release 10/10/08
Actors Saoirse Ronan, David Ryall, Harry Treadaway, Mary Kay Place
Directors Gil Kenan
When mankind is about to come to an end, a group of scientists decide to create and populate a city deep underground. The city of Ember is to last for 200 years after which its inhabitants are to retrieve from a strong box instructions to return to the surface. Over time however, the message is lost and life in Ember is rapidly deteriorating. Their power supply is failing and food is being rationed. It's left to two young adults to unearth the secret of Ember and to lead the way out.