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August Rush

2007 - ENGLISH - MOVIE

DramaMusicalMusic

musicalemotionalpreposterouspredictable
  • Jini Score
    72%
  • Critics Score
    38%
  • Rating
    7.5/10
  • Box Office
    $ 66 Million
  • Jini Score
    72%
  • Critics Score
    38%
  • Rating
    7.5/10
  • Box Office
    $ 66 Million
musicalemotionalpreposterouspredictable
A drama with fairy tale elements, where an orphaned musical prodigy uses his gift as a clue to finding his birth parents. August Rush is a 2007 American English-language Drama Musical motion picture featuring Freddie Highmore, Keri Russell, Jonathan Rhys Meyers, Terrence Howard, Alex O'loughlin, Robin Williams and Lev Zhurbin. Southpaw Entertainment in association with CJ Entertainment. were the production houses involved in the project along with executive producer(s) Richard Barton Lewis. August Rush is written by Nick Castle, James V. Hart and Paul Castro and it is directed by Kirsten Sheridan. Warner Bros. Pictures acquired the distribution rights for the film. August Rush was released on 21st November 2007 and takes a screen time of 114 minutes. The Film was successful at box office. August Rush was made on a budget of $25 million and it was a super hit at box office gross of $66 million. The screenplay for the movie was written by Nick Castle and James V. Hart. Cinematography was done by John Mathieson and editing by William Steinkamp. The music was composed by Mark Mancina.

August Rush Reviews and Ratings

Average Review Rating : 2.2/5

44%

Positive Review Rating : 38%

38%
  • Austin Chronicle

    Not exactly what Id expected from the director of the woefully underseen Trainspotting meets Teletubbies macropiece Disco Pigs.Instead, August Rush is a rather prosaic, oddly anxious, contemporary ... ( Read More )
  • ETimes (TOI)

    Truly dreamy, with loads of great music and stunning visuals, this is predictable, yet watchable fare. ( Read More )
  • E Film Critic

    The cinematic flair of August Rush is not applied by paint strokes, but via a sopping wet roller. ( Read More )
  • Ny Daily News

    It would be nice to say this predictable fantasy has such a big heart, we can forgive its excesses. ( Read More )
  • Screen Daily

    Those who are prepared to forgive the film its stock characters and lack of emotional subtlety may allow themselves to be ravished by the sumptuous soundtrack, if nothing else. ( Read More )
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August Rush Cast & Crew

Awards for August Rush
  • Academy Awards, USA
    0 WON
    3 NOMINATIONS
  • Young Artist Awards
    2 WON
    4 NOMINATIONS
  • Broadcast Film Critics Association Awards
    0 WON
    2 NOMINATIONS
  • Academy of Science Fiction, Fantasy & Horror Films, USA
    1 WON
    2 NOMINATIONS
  • Teen Choice Awards
    0 WON
    2 NOMINATIONS
  • Capri, Hollywood
    1 WON
    1 NOMINATIONS
  • Grammy Awards
    0 WON
    1 NOMINATIONS
  • Alliance of Women Film Journalists
    0 WON
    1 NOMINATIONS
  • Golden Trailer Awards
    0 WON
    1 NOMINATIONS