Up In The Air parents guide

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

Why is Up In The Air rated R? The MPAA rated Up In The Air R for language and some sexual content.

Run Time: 109 minutes

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Up In The Air
Rating & Content Info

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Why is Up In The Air rated R? Up In The Air is rated R by the MPAA for language and some sexual content.

This well-crafted film, which presents thought provoking messages about human relationships, has the unfortunate inclusion of sexual content and language. An unmarried couple is seen going into a hotel room and preparing to have sex (we briefly see her naked from the rear and he is seen without a shirt). It is implied they have other sexual rendezvous as well. A couple of crude sexual comments are made using slang anatomical terms. Two people break into a school by opening a window with a credit card—no damage is done. A man talks of using a gun after getting fired. A depressed woman threatens to jump off a bridge (it is later revealed that she has died after carrying out this plan). A woman has an extramarital affair. Language includes at least 15 sexual expletives, a couple of other crude names for sex, scatological slang, and terms of deity. Social drinking is portrayed.

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Up In The Air
Canadian Movie Rating Info
Province Rating Rating Descriptor
British Columbia 14A Coarse Language. Nudity.
Alberta 14A Coarse Language.
Manitoba 14A Mature theme, Coarse Language.
Ontario 14A Coarse Language.
Quebec G
Martimes 14A
Canadian Home Video 14A

News About "Up In The Air"

Cast and Crew

Up In The Air is directed by and stars Geroge Clooney, Vera Farmiga, Anna Kendrick, Jason Reitman.

Home Video

The most recent home video release of Up In The Air movie is March 9, 2010. Here are some details…

Release Date: 9 March 2010
Up In The Air releases to DVD and Blu-ray with the following bonus extras:
- Commentary by writer/director Jason Reitman, director of photography Eric Steelberg and first assistant director Jason Blumenfeld.
- Shadowplay: Before The Story
-Deleted Scenes with Optional Commentary by Jason Reitman
-Trailers
Up In The Air releases on Blu-ray also includes:
- More deleted Scenes with Optional Commentary by Jason Reitman
-Music Video: Help Yourself by Sad Brad
- Storyboards
-American Airlines Prank

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This movie is based on Walter Kirn’s comic novel of the same name. While the character in this movie may spend all his time in the air, another passenger finds himself permanently grounded when trapped by bureaucracy in The Terminal. A chance meeting at an airport changes the direction of a lonely man’s life in Last Chance Harvey.

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