“One of the year’s best movies”
--Richard Corliss, Time
Nominated for Six Academy Awards® Including Best Picture and Best Actor
ACADEMY AWARD WINNER* GEORGE CLOONEY STARS IN
THE MOST CELEBRATED ROMANTIC COMEDY OF THE YEAR
UP IN THE AIR
Cited As One of the Top Ten Movies of the Year on Over 200 Critics’ Lists,
Captivating and Entertaining Film Takes Off on DVD and Blu-ray March 9, 2010
Co-written and directed by Oscar® nominee Jason Reitman (Juno),
UP IN THE AIR received six Academy Award nominations including Best Picture, Best Actor (Clooney), Best Supporting Actress (Vera Farmiga and Anna Kendrick), Best Director and Best Adapted Screenplay. The film has already won a Golden Globe® Award for Best Screenplay and dozens of critics’ association awards including being named Best Film by the National Board of Review, the Washington D.C. Area Film Critics Association, the Southeastern Film Critics Association, the Dallas-Fort Worth Film Critics Association, the Florida Film Critics Circle and the Kansas City Film Critics Circle.
The UP IN THE AIR DVD and Blu-ray presentations include commentary by writer/director Jason Reitman, director of photography Eric Steelberg and first assistant director Jason Blumenfeld, deleted scenes with optional commentary and the featurette “Shadowplay: Before The Story”. The Blu-ray also includes additional deleted scenes, storyboards, an American Airlines prank and the “Help Yourself” music video by Sad Brad.
UP IN THE AIR DVD & Blu-ray
The UP IN THE AIR DVD is presented in widescreen enhanced for 16:9 TVs with Dolby Digital English 5.1 Surround, French 5.1 Surround and Spanish 5.1 Surround and English, French and Spanish subtitles. The Blu-ray disc is presented in 1080p high definition with English 5.1 DTS-HD Master Audio, French 5.1 Dolby Digital, Spanish 5.1 Dolby Digital and Brazilian Portuguese 5.1 Dolby Digital and English, English SDH, French, Spanish and Brazilian Portuguese subtitles. The DVD includes the following special features:
- 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
- To Know Me Is To Fly With Me
- Real People Firing and Irate Employee
- Thumper and Extended Boat Scene
- Omaha Montage
The Blu-ray includes all of the above in high definition, plus:
- Deleted Scenes with Optional Commentary by Jason Reitman (HD)
[*]“Help Yourself” music video by Sad Brad (HD)[*]Storyboards (HD)[*]American Airlines Prank (HD)
- Do You Live At The Hilton?
- Nosey Neighbor
- Natalie In Restroom
- Natalie Vid-Chats
- Angry Ryan Checks In
- Goalquest Invite
- Maynard Finch Commercial/Kara Calls Ryan
- Barely Squeaking By/Natalie Calls
The critically acclaimed soundtrack to UP IN THE AIR is available now from Rhino and includes the riveting “Help Yourself” from Sad Brad Smith as well as tracks from Elliot Smith, Dan Auerbach, and Crosby, Stills, Nash & Young.
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Street Date: March 9, 2010
Pricing: $19.99 U.S. (DVD)
$29.99 U.S. (Blu-ray)
Runtime: 109 minutes
U.S. Rating: R for language and some sexual content
Canadian Rating: 14A for coarse language and nudity