Ratings

MetaCritic Rating 58%
TMDB Rating 6.2
IMDB Rating 6.5
RottenTomatoes Rating 53%

Financials

Revenue: $17,869,048

Budget: $55,000,000

Profit: - $-37,130,952


Movie Details

Tag Line: Escape is the only option

Status: Released

Average Rating: 6

Release Date: Oct 7, 2008

Rating: PG

Run Time: 1h 30m

Original Language: English

Website: Link

Production Countries: United States of America

Production Companies: Playtone , Walden Media


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Synopsis

For generations, the people of the City of Ember have flourished in an amazing world of glittering lights. But Ember's once powerful generator is failing and the great lamps that illuminate the city are starting to flicker. Now, two teenagers, in a race against time, must search Ember for clues that will unlock the ancient mystery of the city's existence, before the the lights go out forever.


Main Cast

Saoirse Ronan

Saoirse Ronan

Lina Mayfleet

Age : 25 | Popularity : 35%

David Ryall

David Ryall

Chief Builder

Age : 79 | Popularity : 3%

Harry Treadaway

Harry Treadaway

Doon Harrow

Age : 35 | Popularity : 6%

Mary Kay Place

Mary Kay Place

Mrs. Murdo

Age : 72 | Popularity : 13%

Tim Robbins

Tim Robbins

Loris Harrow

Age : 61 | Popularity : 17%

Bill Murray

Bill Murray

Mayor Cole

Age : 69 | Popularity : 49%

Mackenzie Crook

Mackenzie Crook

Looper

Age : 48 | Popularity : 30%

Toby Jones

Toby Jones

Barton Snode

Age : 53 | Popularity : 11%


Crew

Department Role Name
Directing Director
Gil Kenan
Gil Kenan
Script Supervisor
Sue Field
Sue Field
Writing Screenplay
Caroline Thompson
Caroline Thompson
Author
Jeanne Duprau
Jeanne Duprau
Production Executive Producer
Diana Choi
Diana Choi
John D. Schofield
John D. Schofield
Producer
Gary Goetzman
Gary Goetzman
Tom Hanks
Tom Hanks
Steven Shareshian
Steven Shareshian
Casting
Richard Hicks
Richard Hicks
David Rubin
David Rubin
Gail Stevens
Gail Stevens
Casting Associate
Kelly Valentine Hendry
Kelly Valentine Hendry
Christina Mullin
Christina Mullin
Sound Music
Andrew Lockington
Andrew Lockington
Camera Director of Photography
Xavier Grobet
Xavier Grobet
Editing Editor
Adam P. Scott
Adam P. Scott
Zach Staenberg
Zach Staenberg
Art Conceptual Design
Chris Appelhans
Chris Appelhans
Production Design
Martin Laing
Martin Laing
Art Direction
Ross Bradshaw
Ross Bradshaw
James Foster
James Foster
Ashleigh Jeffers
Ashleigh Jeffers
Set Decoration
Celia Bobak
Celia Bobak
Supervising Art Director
Jon Billington
Jon Billington
Visual Effects Animation Supervisor
Pimentel A. Raphael
Pimentel A. Raphael
Costume & Make-Up Costume Design
Ruth Myers
Ruth Myers
Assistant Costume Designer
Camille Benda
Camille Benda
Costume Supervisor
William McPhail
William McPhail
Hair Designer
Vera Mitchell
Vera Mitchell
Makeup Designer
Sallie Jaye
Sallie Jaye
Department Role Name

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