August Rush (2007)Year: 2007
Genre: Drama, Music
Director: Kirsten Sheridan
Starring: Freddie Highmore, Keri Russell, Jonathan Rhys Meyers
This is the story of a musical prodigy. Lyla is a renowned and beautiful cellist and Louis is a guitarist and singer in a club. Lyla and Louis fall in love once they meet each other following the music. Since they have different life, they should be separate without seeing each other again. However, Lyla had their baby - Evan, a prodigy born to music. Lyla has an accident and bears the baby but Lyla's father gives the baby to orphanage without telling her, for fear of affecting her career. After that, both Louis and Lyla give up their music careers. Eleven years later, poor Evan believes that their parents are waiting for him and goes to New York to find them. In New York, his musical gift leads him to success but also gives him some trouble. A trader uses Evan to make money and prevents him from success. He escapes and runs into a church and people are not surprised by his gift and send him to the best music school, Juilliard. They receive an education ...