FILM REVIEW: “August Rush”

From Willamette Week, 11/21/07:

For anyone who’s ever stayed up late trying to get good at something, director Kirsten Sheridan’s August Rush is insulting. Little August (Freddie Highmore), the love child of a renowned concert cellist (Keri Russell) and an Irish rock guitarist (Jonathan Rhys Meyers), is put up for adoption and spends his life in an orphanage, until he escapes and sets out on a journey to New York City to find his real parents. Continue reading