get this movie some how buy it, pirate it, rent it, whatever you must get it and watch it… then you need to to watch it again 5 times. if you have any appreciation to music you will like this film. not only is the movie good it has an outstanding musical sound track! why wasn’t this film in the Oscars?!!! it deserves at least two for the sound track alone. “August Rush” tells the story of a charismatic young Irish guitarist (Jonathan Rhys Meyers) and a sheltered young cellist (Keri Russell) who have a chance encounter one magical night above New York’s Washington Square, but are soon torn apart, leaving in their wake an infant, August Rush, orphaned by circumstance. Now performing on the streets of New York and cared for by a mysterious stranger (Robin Williams), August (Freddie Highmore) uses his remarkable musical talent to seek the parents from whom he was separated at birth.