Up (2009 movie)

From Wikipedia, the free encyclopedia
Jump to: navigation, search
Up
Directed by Pete Docter
Co-Director:
Bob Peterson
Produced by Jonas Rivera
Executive Producers:
John Lasseter
Andrew Stanton
Written by Screenplay:
Bob Peterson
Pete Docter
Story:
Pete Docter
Bob Peterson
Thomas McCarthy
Starring Edward Asner
Christopher Plummer
Jordan Nagai
Bob Peterson
Delroy Lindo
Jerome Ranft
John Ratzenberger
Elie Docter
Music by Michael Giacchino
Studio Pixar Animation Studios
Distributed by Walt Disney Pictures
Release date(s) May 29, 2009 (North America)
September 3, 2009 (Australia)
October 16, 2009 (United Kingdom)
Running time 97 minutes
Country United States
Language English
Budget $175 million[1]
Money made $472,690,456[2]

Up is an American animated movie that came out in 2009. The movie was made by Pixar and distributed by Disney. It was first shown at the 2009 Cannes Film Festival. It was a successful movie and was one of the top movies for 2009.

Up includes the main characters of boy named Russell and an old man Mr. Fredrickson, and Kevin the rare bird. They take an adventure in a house with balloons to carry it up in the sky. As they fly their desired destination is in South America.

The movie won 2 Academy Awards one for Best Animated Feature and one for Best Original Score in 2010.

References[change | edit source]