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

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

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They Know Each Other By Heart.

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Rated PG-13 for sexual material including dialogue, partial nudity, language and drug content | See all certifications »
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$9,000,000 (estimated)

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

Gross:

$1,046,166 (USA) (2 September 2005)
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Not as bad as I anticipated
26 August 2005 | by (United States) – See all my reviews

Cheesy plot? Check. Mediocre acting? Check. Stilted lines? Check. Clichéd Hollywood characters? Check. Undiscovered had everything you would expect to find in a mostly bad teen movie. But it did have a few redeeming qualities as well. Like great music, a really funny supporting character, not to mention a lead actor who can really work a pair of leather pants. I went to see a sneak preview of Undiscovered expecting to make fun of it, but I walked out of the theater mostly wanting to check out the soundtrack. The main male character, played by Steven Strait, is a want-to-be rock star who has a ten second encounter with a pretty girl on a New York subway. Fast forward two years, the two meet again in Hollywood. Then, in what seemed to be a highly contrived plot point, the girl, now a successful model, decides to fast-track the guy's career, all while pretending she doesn't like him. Fast forward a few months, the guy's career is taking off, but the pair are still in limbo. I won't say anymore about the plot. Suffice it to say that while the script and story seemed a little forced, and I was pretty sure the director/photographer wanted to make me throw up with a lot of shaking hand-held close-ups, Undiscovered had a pretty good cast of up and comers and a great soundtrack. I was really surprised by Ashlee Simpson, and actually walked out of the theater with more respect for her than when I walked in. Who knew the girl could actually sing.


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