3 What is “Up” About?A young Carl Fredrickson meets a young adventure spirited girl named Ellie. They both dream of going to a Lost Land in South America. 70 years later, Ellie has died. Carl remembers the promise he made to her. Then, when he inadvertently hits a construction worker, he is forced to go to a retirement home. But before they can take him, he and his house fly away. However he has a stowaway aboard. An 8 year old boy named Russell, who's trying to get an Assisting the Elderly badge. Together, they embark on an adventure, where they encounter talking dogs, an evil villain and a rare bird named Kevin.
6 Facts About Up Budget: $175,000,000 (estimated) Runtime: 96 minutes Release Date: May 29th, 2009Directors: Pete Docter, Bob Peterson
7 More Facts About Up Writing for Up first began in 2004 There are 10,297 balloons lifting Carl’s house.During the production of Up, the Animation Department produced an average of 4 seconds of animation a week.
8 Up Movie QuotesGood afternoon. Are you in need of any assistance today, sir? Carl Fredricksen: No. Russell: I could help you cross the street. Carl Fredricksen: No. Russell: I could help you cross your yard. Carl Fredricksen: No. Russell: I could help you cross your porch. Carl Fredricksen: No! [closes the door on Russell's foot] Russell: Ow.
9 More Up Movie QuotesCarl Fredricksen: Hey, let's play a game. It's called "see who can be quiet the longest." Russell: Cool! My mom loves that game!Dug: I was hiding under your porch because I love you.Dug: [to the bird Kevin] Won't you please be my prisoner? Please! Please! Please!
10 Reviews of UpBy: Critics of Rotten Tomatoes“The first from Pixar to be filmed in Disney Digital 3-D, “Up” looks and sounds great. The script is charming, touching and altogether delightful; the voice talent perfectly suited to the characters.”“…an animated masterpiece…”“A vibrantly bubbly exploration of how life’s great adventures can stem from death’s gloomy depths”“…Wonderful…”