Up in the air is sentimental, but that doesn't mean it's simplistic in fact, the movie plays at some interesting contradictions it is a genuinely funny movie about genuinely depressing times. Up in the air makes it look easy not just in its casual and apparently effortless excellence, but in its ability to blend entertainment and insight, comedy and poignancy, even drama and reality, things that are difficult by themselves but a whole lot harder in combination. “up in the air” takes the trust people once had in their jobs and pulls out the rug it is a film for this time ryan bingham is the organization man for the 2000s.
Adult dramedy taps into emotions of current tough times read common sense media's up in the air review, age rating, and parents guide. Review while clooney's previous comedies have been a little hit and miss (for every burn after reading there's a leatherheads), not only does up in the air soar, it also contains one of his most charming, funny and vulnerable performances to date. P in the air” takes its characters through an emotional and life-changing journey, one plentiful in laughs, loss, and revelations but it’s difficult to determine the significance and satisfaction of the transformation as realism clouds the fantasy and sorrowful poignancy overwhelms the humor. Reviews for up in the air (2009) average score: 91/100 synopsis: george clooney plays the dry cynical character of ryan bingham, an executive who specializes in downsizing ryan lives out of his suitcase, traveling the country for the sole purpose terminating unwanted employees day after day just as ryan is about to reach his life-long goal of the ten million mile frequent flyer mark some.
Up in the air is a wonderful little film (the word little being relative, of course) it was the best thing i saw at the 2009 toronto international film festival, and it stand up as well away from the peculiar atmosphere of the festival as it did within the hermetically sealed environment. Up in the air (2009) an idea from a young, new co-worker (anna kendrick) would put an end to the constant travel of corporate downsizer ryan bingham (george clooney), so he takes her on a tour to. Movie reviews for up in the air mrqe metric: see what the critics had to say and watch the trailer. Up in the air (2009) - reviews & comments up in the air was released in 2009 and has generally received very positive reviews online reviewers have written 951 reviews, giving up in the air (2009) an average rating of 78.
Up in the air begins and ends with montages of people speaking into the camera about the ego-shattering experience of being laid off these people are played by real-life victims of the recession. Up in the air seems to take one pointedly sentimental direction, but then suddenly shifts in the finale, leaving the audience to contemplate what it means there are various ways to interpret the film. Title: up in the air release date: december 4, 2009 director: jason reitman production company: dreamworks pictures summary/review: ryan cunningham (george clooney) is a frequent business traveler who has become an expert in the ins and outs of air travel and enjoys the perks of loyalty reward programs [note: this means lots of product placement for air carriers, hotel chains, and rental car. The movie is set in midwinter, which means firing people in snowy, depressed detroit and in cheerful, sunny florida, and ryan encounters two women on his travels up in the air represents a. Up in the air is also optimistic about the perpetual themes that preoccupy so many movies that endure the test of time: life is better with company and everybody needs a co-pilot read full review.
Up in the air review up in the air is a film about a good man whose unique skillset traps him in a morally questionable profession it's about being groundless, only loosely tethered to. Movie review up in the air blog nbr picks 'up in the air' best of 2009 up in the air directed by: jason reitman written by: reitman and sheldon turner, adapted from the novel by walter kirn starring: george clooney, vera farmiga, anna kendrick, and jason bateman. Up in the air was the best movie i had seen in a while, i can say its the best in even maybe 5 years time – it gave me sooooo much mentally and georg clooney put the icing on the cake in this movie :. Up in the air (2009) director: jason reitman starring: george clooney, vera farmiga and anna kendrick nominated for 6 oscars, including: / best performance by an actor in a leading role - george.
Up in the airyou may not always have your job, so make sure it's not the only thing in your life- eric d snider -up in the air, directed by jason reitman, is an uplifting dramedy (which is a mixture of drama and comedy), but it also represents a c. Up in the air is a film that could not be more relevant for the times we live in right now (2009) this film includes the harsh reality of people losing their jobs and being fired this film includes the harsh reality of people losing their jobs and being fired. Odlican film up in the air (2009) amislite sebe kao coveka cija je profesija otpustanje radnika i koji je od 365 dana u godini 322 dana stalno na putu pri cemu su njegovi jedini prijatelji kofer na tockicima i mobilni telefon.
Considering how much time he spends in the air, ryan bingham’s (george clooney) goals in life aren’t too lofty his sights are currently set on reaching 10 million miles on his frequent flier. I watched it up in the air on a flight from singapore to san francisco as someone who lived much of the life described in the movie (minus hooking up with a married stranger), the movie felt strangely autobiographical. During an economic crisis a movie about corporate downsizing and redundancy could get called many things timely, to say the least fortunately, director jason juno reitman and lead george clooney have enough smarts and charisma to make sure up in the air doesn’t get grounded by anything too stormy. Like that movie, up in the air is surrounded by brand names, albeit of a more upscale sort, and finds in these corporate identifiers something deeply attractive, even faintly narcotic.
Up in the air movie review i finally got around to seeing the soon to be oscar nominated movie, up in the air today a lot of critics are putting it on their lists for top movie of the year and i will have to agree with them. Up in the air is a 2009 comedy-drama directed by academy award-nominee jason reitman and starring george clooney as man who has never had a taste for normal adult life, choosing instead to spend. Jason reitman's adaptation of the novel up in the air tells the story of ryan bingham airport 2009: the gentle landing moviescom, the ultimate source for everything movies, is your destination for new movie trailers, reviews, photos, times, tickets + more stay in the know with the latest movie news and cast interviews at moviescom.