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PG| 1 hr. 29 min.

Plot Summary
Carl Fredricksen (Ed Asner), a 78-year-old balloon salesman, is about to fulfill a lifelong dream. Tying thousands of balloons to his house, he flies away to the South American wilderness. But curmudgeonly Carl's worst nightmare comes true when he discovers a little boy named Russell is a stowaway aboard the balloon-powered house.

Cast: Ed Asner , Christopher Plummer , Jordan Nagai , Bob Peterson , Delroy Lindo , Jerome Ranft , John Ratzenberger , David Kaye

Directors: Pete Docter , Bob Peterson

Genres: Children, Comedy, Adventure, Animated

Distributor: Pixar Animation Studios, Walt Disney

UP (2009)

Release Date: May 29th, 2009|1 hr. 29 min.

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This Is What It Would Look Like if Michael Bay Directed 'Up' (VIDEO)

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Drew Taylor on Aug 18th, 2014 3:45PM

Well, this is one of the more inexplicable mash-up videos as yet coughed forth from the bowels of the Internet: some genius/insane person on YouTube decided to hypothesize what would happen if Michael...

The 40 Best Opening Sequences in Movie History (VIDEO)

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Gary Susman on May 28th, 2014 3:15PM

It's been only five years since Pixar released "Up" (on May 29, 2009), but many critics are already eager to enshrine it in the pantheon of great movie opening sequences. After all, the cartoon's prol...

A Couple Turned Their Home Into the 'Up' House, and the Neighbors Aren't Happy (VIDEO)

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Katie Roberts on Apr 28th, 2014 9:00PM

A California couple who repainted their Victorian home to look just like the one from the Pixar movie "Up" have delighted their children -- and have also unwittingly inspired some pretty cartoonish ...

'Up' House Sold: California Couple Purchases Utah Home

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Christopher Rosen on Dec 5th, 2011 12:30PM

Cue up Michael Giacchino's "Married Life" from the 'Up' soundtrack and cry throughout the remainder of this post. A married couple from California, two self-described "Disney fanatics," have purch...

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