Raise Your Voice

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Original Relase Date:
October 8, 2004

Family, Inspirational, Music


External Links:
Official Website, IMDB


A coming-of-age story centered around a small-town singer, brokenhearted by the death of her brother in a car crash, who had secretly submitted her for a summer session at a performing arts academy in Los Angeles.

In the performing arts academy, she experiences a whole new way of life in the big city, far from the small town lifestyle she's used to. The film will revolve around her efforts to confront her lack of formal classic training and deal with a romantic entanglement.

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Cast & Crew

Hilary Duff
Teresa 'Terri' Fletcher
Oliver James
Jay Corgan
David Keith
Simon Fletcher
Dana Davis
Denise Gilmore
Johnny Lewis
Engelbert 'Kiwi' Wilson
Rita Wilson
Francis Fletcher
Lauren C. Mayhew
Robin Childers
Kat Dennings
Jason Ritter
Paul Fletcher
Rebecca De Mornay
Aunt Nina
John Corbett
Mr. Torvald


She Can Belt Out a Tune, and Just Wants to be a Star

"Raise Your Voice'' raises the bar for movies geared to teens. It's particularly good at capturing that time of life when you simultaneously believe everything is possible and that each tiny misstep is the end of the world. The characters, students at a music conservatory, are imbued with recognizably human traits such as insecurity and jealousy, instead of being portrayed as Stepford kids, more typical in this type movie.