Studio photos, notes and videos © 2009 Walt Disney Pictures, Pixar Animation Studios
 
Fashion

TV

Movie News

Movies Current and Coming

What's New

JUST OPENED AND COMING
--August 22--
Are You Here (Amy Poehler)
Frank Miller's Sin City: A Dame to Kill For
If I Stay (Chloe Grace Moretz, Mireille Enos)
Love is Strange (John Lithgow, Alfred Molina)
The One I Love (Mark Duplass, Elisabeth Moss)
The Possession of Michael King (Julie McNiven)
The Prince (Jason Patric, Bruce Willis, John Cusack)
To Be Takei (Documentary)
When the Game Stands Tall (Jim Caviezel)
--August 27--
The November Man
(P. Brosnan)
Starred Up (Jack O'Connell, Ben Mendelsohn)
Through a Lens Darkly (Documentary)
--August 29--
As Above, So Below (Perdita Weeks)
The Congress (Robin Wright, Harvey Keitel)
The Last of Robin Hood (S. Sarandon, D. Fanning)
Life of Crime (Jennifer Aniston, John Hawkes)
Yellow (Heather Wahlquist, Sienna Miller)

MORE HERE
TOP 10 USA BOX OFFICE
Rank   Title
 Weekend
      Gross
$17M
$252M
$17M
$146M
$16M
$16M
$11M
$45M
$8M
$8M
$7M
$27M
$6M
$24M
$6M
$6M
$5M
$33M
$4M
$38M
 
now playing
The Congress Life of Crime The Last of Robin Hood Through a Lens Darkly Starred Up As Above, So Below The November Man The One I Love To Be Take The Prince The Possession of Michael King Love is Strange If I Stay Frank Miller's Sin City: A Dame to Kill For When the Game Stands Tall
 
what's new
One Chance Life of Crime The Last of Robin Hood The Congress Through a Lens Darkly Starred Up The Prince The Possession of Michael King The One I Love When the Game Stands Tall Love is Strange As Above, So Below The November Man If I Stay Frank Miller's Sin City: A Dame to Kill For
Visual Hollywood
Posters and Wallpaper
click > posters & wallpaper
Up
Release Date: May 29, 2009
Studio: Walt Disney Pictures, Pixar Animation Studios
Director: Pete Docter, Bob Peterson
Screenwriter: Bob Peterson
Starring: Ed Asner, Christopher Plummer, John Ratzenberger, Delroy Lindo, Jordan Nagai
Genre: Adventure, Animation
MPAA Rating: PG (for some peril and action)
Official Website: Disney.com/Up

Plot Summary: From Disney•Pixar comes "Up," a comedy adventure about 78-year-old balloon salesman Carl Fredricksen, who finally fulfills his lifelong dream of a great adventure when he ties thousands of balloons to his house and flies away to the wilds of South America. But he discovers all too late that his biggest nightmare has stowed away on the trip: an overly optimistic 9-year-old Wilderness Explorer named Russell. From the Academy Award®-nominated director Pete Docter ("Monsters, Inc."), Disney•Pixar's "Up" invites you on a hilarious journey into a lost world, with the least likely duo on Earth. "Up" will be presented in Disney Digital 3-D™ in select theaters.
Synopsis
About the production
About the Cast
About the Crew
Production Notes PDF
Critics speak
Studio Stills
On location photos
Posters and Wallpaper
Trivia Goofs Fun
 
VISUAL REVIEW
VIDEOS
commentreview by david bruce
Here is an amazing story about loss and the grief that inevitable follows. The camera follows Carl from childhood and through his wonderful marriage. Sadly he suffers enormous loss of his beloved wife.

We continue on this emotional journey as Carl isolates himself from the rest of the world inside his lonely house. Even his house is isolated.

The new construction surrounding his house is symbolic of the new life construction that awaits Carl.

When little Russell comes knocking at Carl’s front door everything begins to change. The door serves as the visible division between Carl’s loneliness and the amazing new life that awaits him.

When Carl responds to the knock at the door, things begin to change. Even though he does try to close the door on the little boy, his foot is already in the door. Change has entered the Carl’s life.

When the door to new and up-lifting life is opened …WOW!

And this is exactly what UP is about. Here is a powerful story of loss, grief, loneliness, and the affirming response to new life. Here is life, death and resurrection presented as only Pixar can.
Comment



ENJOY MUSIC FROM THE UP


Welcome!
More photos
More video
More info



 

Find what you need on Visual Hollywood
Creative Commons License Visual Hollywood work is licensed under a Creative Commons Attribution -NonCommercial -ShareAlike 2.5 License. "Visual Hollywood " is our trademark. See copyright information, Privacy Policy and Bulletin Board Forum rules. Please notify us of any errors so corrections can be made. All film stills, trailers, video clips and trademarks are the property of their respective owners and may not be reproduced for any reason whatsoever. If proper notation of owned material is not given please notify us so we can make adjustments.