Picture from Up In The Air
Overall C+

Ryan Bingham, (George Clooney) may think he's well grounded with a secure job as a corporate downsizing expert, but he finds his life Up In The Air just as he's about to reach his ten millionth frequent flyer mile and land the woman of his dreams.

Violence B
Sexual Content C-
Profanity D
Substance Use B

Talk to your kids about…

Up In The Air

What practices in our society may contribute to the inability to develop and maintain interpersonal relationships?

Do you think there are people who would be perfectly happy living the life that Ryan has? Or do you think inevitably such individuals would eventually wish things were different?

What did Ryan’s frequent flyer points really represent? Why did he find so much comfort in his “artificial” airport and hotel surroundings?