The High Note

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The High Note
Set in the dazzling world of the LA music scene comes the story of an ageing singer, a superstar whose talent, and ego, have reached unbelievable heights, and her overworked personal assistant. While stuck running errands, the assistant still aspires to her childhood dream of becoming a music producer. When the star’s manager presents her with a choice that could alter the course of her career, the two women come up with a plan that could change their lives forever.

114 minutes.
No persons under 13 (Language, Drug abuse).
Drama, Romance, Female interest.

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Credits

Cast
Dakota Johnson, Tracee Ellis Ross, Kelvin Harrison Jr., Bill Pullman, Zoe Chao, June Diane Raphael, Eugene Cordero
Director
Nisha Ganatra
ScreenplayFlora Greeson
MusicAmie Doherty
CinematographyJason McCormick
EditingWendy Greene Bricmont
Sound formatsDolby Atmos
SoundtrackListen to samples or get it right now on Amazon

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SA distributorUIP
Made in2020
Produced byFocus Features, Perfect World Pictures, Working Title Films

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Film and Publications Board (FPB) Report (SA)

GenreDrama, musical, romance
LanguageNone (sic)
NudityNone
SexNone
ViolenceNone
PrejudiceNone
BlasphemyNone
Drug abuseNone (sic)
Comments
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USA MPAA rating

PG-13: Parents Strongly CautionedRated PG-13 for some strong language, and suggestive references
Runtime113
USA version is usually but not always the same as South African release. Versions released on streaming or DVD, Blu-ray or Video may also differ.

ScreenIt Report (USA)

Sex / Nudity
4
Violence
1
Blood / Gore / Gross
2
Guns / Weapons
0
Profanity
4
Alcohol / Drugs
4
Smoking
0
Disrespectful / Bad Attitude
4
Imitative Behaviour
2
Frightening / Tense Scenes
0
Jump Scenes
0
Tense Family Scenes
1
Music (Scary/Tense)
0
Music (Inappropriate)
0
Topics to talk about
3

CommonSenseMedia Report (USA)

Suggested age limit
13 +
Positive messages
4
Positive role models
4
Violence
0
Sex
2
Language
3
Consumerism
3
Drinking, drugs, smoking
3

Ratings

Scale (Max)20

What the Critics say

Metacritic.com
34 critics
12
Rottentomatoes critics
169 critics
12
Rottentomatoes tomatometer
Tomatometer quote iconThe High Note doesn’t quite soar above rom-com formula, but audiences seeking some comfort viewing should find themselves solidly in harmony with this well-acted genre entry.
14
Movie Review Query Engine
MRQE critics quote icon
12
CommonSenseMedia
Tara McNamara quote iconFemale-centric music dramedy strikes an entertaining chord.
15
ScreenIt
Jim Judy
13

What the People say

Metacritic.com users
15 users
14
Rottentomatoes users
259 users
14
Rottentomatoes popcornmeter
Popcornmeter
15
IMDB
3754 Netizens
13
The Movie DB
Community
15

Average .. 68%

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