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Year
2009
Runtime
96 min.
Directors
Pete Docter, Bob Peterson
Genres
Animation, Adventure, Comedy, Family
Rating *
8.2
Votes *
690,874
Checks
117,587
Favs
9,401
Dislikes
411
Favs/checks
8.0% (1:13)
Favs/dislikes
23:1
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  1. Siskoid's avatar

    Siskoid

    Up has a great opening, a touching mini-film that could essentially have stood on its own. While there are some funny and heartfelt moments after this prologue, the film never quite fulfills that promise. It just goes a little gonzo for me once the house/air balloon reaches foreign climes and turns into a Road Runner cartoon with pulp villains, talking dogs, and so forth. If the adventure had somehow been revealed to be in the old man's imagination (even ambiguously), it would all have worked better, but that's not the case. I don't have a problem with an arthritic old man restored to action hero agility by the spirit of adventure however - it IS a cartoon! The gags are funny, there are some surprisingly dark moments, and the theme of finding adventure in everyday life is well-rendered. But yeah, it's a bit "anything goes" in the second act. 6 years 3 months ago
  2. Toastinator's avatar

    Toastinator

    The movie begins great but after a while it starts to become quite boring. 8 years 5 months ago
  3. lemonysnicket's avatar

    lemonysnicket

    The movie starts off with a touching backstory that makes you smile and breaks your heart within the first 10 minutes of the movie.

    The movie itself has Pixar's sensational attention to detail in terms of animation and textures, while the story is lively without a boring moment.

    A heart-touching tale overall, that I would recommend to anyone and everyone.
    8 years 6 months ago
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  1. This movie ranks #12 in IMDb's Animation Top 50
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  2. This movie ranks #14 in IMDb's Family Top 50
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  3. This movie ranks #16 in iCheckMovies's Most Checked
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  4. This movie ranks #23 in Time Out's The 100 Best Romantic Films
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  5. This movie ranks #25 in IMDb's Comedy Top 50
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  6. This movie ranks #26 in TSPDT's 1,000 Greatest Films: 1001-2000
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  7. This movie ranks #27 in IMDb's 2000s Top 50
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  8. This movie ranks #32 in IMDb's Adventure Top 50
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  9. This movie ranks #81 in Reddit Top 250
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  10. This movie ranks #83 in MovieSense 101
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  11. This movie ranks #92 in BFI's 100 Animated Feature Films
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  12. This movie ranks #114 in Box Office Mojo's All Time Worldwide Box Office
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  13. This movie ranks #119 in TSPDT's 21st Century's Most Acclaimed Films
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  14. This movie ranks #124 in IMDb's Top 250
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  15. This movie ranks #204 in Box Office Mojo's All Time Adjusted Box Office
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  16. This movie ranks #477 in Academy Award - Best Picture Nominees
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