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, and help the citizens escape before the lights go out forever.

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Ratings and Reviews

4.1 out of 5
648 Ratings
648 Ratings

54% TOMATOMETER

  • Average 5.7/10
  • Fresh 68
  • Rotten 59

Critics Consensus: City of Ember is visually arresting, and boasts a superb cast, but is sadly lacking in both action and adventure.

8+ COMMON SENSE

Fast-paced fantasy has lots of tense moments.

Information

Studio
20th Century Fox
Released
Copyright
© 2008 Walden Media, LLC.

Languages

Primary
English (Stereo, Dolby 5.1)

Accessibility

CC
Closed captions refer to subtitles in the available language with addition of relevant nondialogue information.

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