Carl Fredricksen spent his entire life dreaming of exploring the globe and experiencing life to its fullest. But at age 78, life seems to have passed him by, until a twist of fate (and a persistent 8-year old Junior Wilderness Explorer named Russell) gives him a new lease on life. UP takes audiences on a thrilling journey where the unlikely pair encounters wild terrain, unexpected villains and jungle creatures. When seeking adventure - look UP. From the Academy Award®-nominated team of director Pete Docter (Monsters Inc.) and co-director Bob Peterson comes UP, a comedic adventure taking off (and lifting spirits).