MOVIEmeter
SEE RANK
Down 2,021 this week

Undiscovered (2005)

4.2
Your rating:
    1 2 3 4 5 6 7 8 9 10 -/10 X  
Ratings: 4.2/10 from 2,529 users   Metascore: 29/100
Reviews: 45 user | 41 critic | 22 from Metacritic.com

A group of aspiring entertainers try to establish careers for themselves in the city of Los Angeles.

Director:

Writer:

Watch Trailer
0Check in
0Share...

Watch Now

Free at IMDb

User Lists

Related lists from IMDb users

a list of 22 titles
created 14 Jul 2011
 
a list of 3338 titles
created 07 Aug 2011
 
a list of 856 titles
created 18 Sep 2011
 
a list of 32 titles
created 08 Oct 2011
 
a list of 24 titles
created 31 May 2012
 

Related Items

Search for "Undiscovered" on Amazon.com

Connect with IMDb


Share this Rating

Title: Undiscovered (2005)

Undiscovered (2005) on IMDb 4.2/10

Want to share IMDb's rating on your own site? Use the HTML below.

Take The Quiz!

Test your knowledge of Undiscovered.
1 nomination. See more awards »

Videos

Photos

Learn more

People who liked this also liked... 

Crime | Drama | Mystery
    1 2 3 4 5 6 7 8 9 10 5.5/10 X  

In this mysterious film noir thriller, a serial killer targeting the city's mobsters taunts police with clues and photos left behind at the crime scenes. A veteran cop (Michael Madsen) ... See full summary »

Directors: Kyle Dean Jackson, Alan Pao
Stars: Michael Madsen, Corey Large, Shannyn Sossamon
The Double (2005)
Short | Drama | Fantasy
    1 2 3 4 5 6 7 8 9 10 7.3/10 X  

A man begins a journey beyond the imagination to discover what is truly important in his life.

Director: Rani Demuth
Stars: Eric Roberts, Shannyn Sossamon, Cynthiya Eaton
Crime | Drama
    1 2 3 4 5 6 7 8 9 10 6.1/10 X  

Various stories of how crack cocaine has infiltrated the inner-city streets. Based on Buddy Giovinazzo's novel "Life is Hot in Cracktown".

Director: Buddy Giovinazzo
Stars: Evan Ross, Stephanie Lugo, Maurice Blake
Road to Nowhere I (2010)
Romance | Thriller
    1 2 3 4 5 6 7 8 9 10 5.6/10 X  

A young filmmaker gets wrapped up in a crime while shooting his new project on location.

Director: Monte Hellman
Stars: Tygh Runyan, Dominique Swain, Shannyn Sossamon
After I (2012)
Mystery | Thriller
    1 2 3 4 5 6 7 8 9 10 5.5/10 X  

When two bus crash survivors awake to discover that they are the only people left in their town, they work together to unravel the truth behind the strange events.

Director: Ryan Smith
Stars: Steven Strait, Karolina Wydra, Madison Lintz
She's Back (1989)
Comedy
    1 2 3 4 5 6 7 8 9 10 3.7/10 X  

A henpecked electrician is nagged by his recently deceased wife into taking revenge on the gang responsible for her death.

Director: Tim Kincaid
Stars: Carrie Fisher, Robert Joy, Matthew Cowles
Sweet Revenge (1990)
Comedy
    1 2 3 4 5 6 7 8 9 10 5.6/10 X  

An attorney plays match-maker for her ex-husband to try to rid herself of alimony payments.

Director: Charlotte Brandstrom
Stars: Rosanna Arquette, Carrie Fisher, John Sessions
The Cyclist II (2012)
Short | Comedy | Drama
    1 2 3 4 5 6 7 8 9 10 7.4/10 X  

A love story that will send you spinning...

Director: Morgan Krantz
Stars: Luke Baybak, Riccardo LeBron, Shannyn Sossamon
H.M.S.: White Coat (TV Movie 2010)
Drama
    1 2 3 4 5 6 7 8 9 10 -/10 X  

A female freshman finds her way at Harvard Medical School.

Director: Mark Piznarski
Stars: Megan Boone, Sarah Jones, Steven Strait
I Hate You (2005)
Short | Comedy | Drama
    1 2 3 4 5 6 7 8 9 10 6.2/10 X  

In any relationship there are things we hate about the other person. It's not wise to tell them and it's not wise to keep it bottled up. But then if they are sleeping when we tell them...

Director: Bradley Scott
Stars: Richmond Arquette, Trip Davis, Michael Lippman
Hot (2014)
Comedy | Drama | Sci-Fi

A dangerous virus destroys most of Los Angeles and a pair of friends seek refuge in a penthouse.

Director: Victor Warren
Stars: Steven Strait, Zachary Knighton, Kate Siegel
Drama

Extra Credit and Arthur Darks intimately chronicles both the private and professional fall of Dr. Arthur Darks. Over a seemingly short period of time, a string of bad judgment culminates in... See full summary »

Director: Sabyn Mayfield
Stars: Steven Strait
Edit

Cast

Cast overview, first billed only:
...
Brier Tucket
...
Luke Falcon
...
Euan Falcon
...
Carrie
...
Josie
...
Mick Benson
...
...
Garrett Schweck
...
Michelle
...
Wick Treadway
Melissa Lawner ...
Christy
Cameron Thor ...
Cameron
...
Jason From Acting Class
...
Brendan - Garrett's Assistant
...
Bat Guy
Edit

Storyline

A group of aspiring entertainers try to establish careers for themselves in the city of Los Angeles.

Plot Summary | Add Synopsis

Taglines:

They Know Each Other By Heart.

Genres:

Comedy | Music | Romance

Motion Picture Rating (MPAA)

Rated PG-13 for sexual material including dialogue, partial nudity, language and drug content | See all certifications »
Edit

Details

Country:

|

Language:

| |

Release Date:

26 August 2005 (USA)  »

Also Known As:

Wannabe  »

Box Office

Budget:

$9,000,000 (estimated)

Opening Weekend:

$676,048 (USA) (26 August 2005)

Gross:

$1,046,166 (USA) (2 September 2005)
 »

Company Credits

Show detailed on  »

Technical Specs

Runtime:

Sound Mix:

| |

Color:

Aspect Ratio:

2.35 : 1
See  »
Edit

Did You Know?

Trivia

Broke Gigli (2003)'s record as the BIGGEST, NOT lowest, percentage drop in its second week of release: -86.4% See more »

Connections

References Star Wars: Episode IV - A New Hope (1977) See more »

Soundtracks

Pure Example
Performed by Steven Strait
Written by Greg Evansky, Jeff Phillips, James Stein
Published by Weird Water Music (ASCAP)/ Broke Music (ASCAP)/ Buckwheat and Topaz Records (ASCAP)
See more »

Frequently Asked Questions

This FAQ is empty. Add the first question.

User Reviews

 
Another coming-of-age film about getting an entertainment career and love life
1 February 2006 | by (Escondido, CA) – See all my reviews

Undiscovered was a typical romance drama/coming-of-age film for 20-something's with no backbone or intrigue. I watched it for Shannyn Sossamon because she's played these great characters in the past with very little going on in their lives, but in this film, she's this Brazilian model-type who seems very much in the wrong film (the character does anyways).

I don't know what US Weekly was smoking when they proclaimed on the back of the DVD "Ashlee Simpson shines as a punky inspiring singer-actress." Simpson was basically playing a girl with no real depth and a horrible nasal voice. I do however believe in what the New York Post said about Pell James, that "(she) is adorable and winsome, she's a romantic star in the making." She might be a not-so-well-known actress, but she was a well cast lead girl for this film. But the main "dude," Steven Strait, is just a big baby with too much of his heart on his shoulder, and his knack for writing lame songs in the movie just puts the character in the ground.

I really only liked a few things about the movie. 1) Carrie Fisher. She hasn't been in a whole lot of films as of late, so it was good to see her as a lead role in the model/actress' career. 2) The chick fight in the Viper Room scene. That's always killer. And 3) The small joke about the main singer guy having arachnophobia (told by his agent at Tantra Records).

The rest of the film has been done before by better actors. There was boring music (which consisted of acoustic sets and U2 ripoff songs), a ridiculous back and forth love story which makes you want to turn the DVD off ahead of time, the dude acting like a baby through most of the film because he finds out that his contract was helped out by Brier (the main girl) and it wasn't because of his lame songs, and there was even a ridiculous chant that the Tantra Records' associates go into after deleting this guy from the label. I really didn't get the line when she calls up this musician guy and adds "I know. This is borderline stalking you." Hello? He's been obsessing about you the whole movie, not the other way around.

I had to give the film a 3/10. It was shot well, but their was no driving force that kept my attention to the screen without reminding me of how much of a cable TV movie this is. I hope this was just made to give Ashlee Simpson a film career because if the writer really felt depth in this script, I would start to lose hope in the future of film.


9 of 12 people found this review helpful.  Was this review helpful to you?

Message Boards

Recent Posts
Ashlee Simpson? WTF!?!?!?!?!?! lunchpunch
$1,046,166. Where were her fans? NYCTKD
Los Angeles through the eyes of Non natives playonstages
Strait's Voice? muttleys_numba1
A lot of nudity? KiwiKerry4eva
Why so low rating, it is a great love story.. mirelm
Discuss Undiscovered (2005) on the IMDb message boards »

Contribute to This Page

Create a character page for:
?