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The lights are beginning to go out in the underground City of Ember. Although they are only teenagers, Lina (Saoirse Ronan) and her friend Doon (Harry Treadaway) think they have uncovered a clue that may allow their fellow citizens to escape before the metropolis is plunged into darkness. But can they convince the others and find the way before time runs out?

MPAA Rating PG or mild peril and some thematic elements.
Theatrical Release October 9, 2008
Cast Saoirse Ronan, Toby Jones, Harry Treadaway, Bill Murray, Tim Robbins
Run Time 95
2008 Fox-Walden Official Movie Website

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