A comedy-dramatic movie that follows Dell, a man who lives boring time now because he can't find a job. He is refused at any work because of his criminal record. One day, he finds out a job with a paralyzed wealthy man, Phillip, who looks for someone to help him in his daily life. They make a great friendship together through a chain of comedy events.
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January 10, 2019 The Upside is a shamelessly calculated affair meant to wring laughter and tears in equal order. For a film about the power of the human spirit, it's awfully robotic.Read in Source
The Film Yap
January 10, 2019 Even while recognizing how much this French tale has been Hollywooded up, I couldn't help being engrossed by the story.Read in Source
January 09, 2019 In other words, Kevin Hart's Dell is a stereotype; even worse, a stereotype with no other purpose than to illuminate the humanity of his white counterpart.Read in Source
Globe and Mail
September 11, 2017 [Bryan] Cranston and [Kevin] Hart fight tooth and nail to keep the film as charming as possible, though, with Hart going to particularly impressive lengths. It almost works, until you remember it shouldn't.Read in Source
September 11, 2017 No matter how heartening the performances are, how hard Hart and Cranston work to make us forget about the transparent blueprint design of the narrative, ultimately, the film makes one feel queasy.Read in Source
January 10, 2019 As we launch into a new year, filled with hopes and a short-lived determination to make our lives better, a film like this can serve as an extra level of inspiration.Read in Source
January 08, 2019 Few films in memory have squandered so much acting talent in such a cliche-ridden, exploitative and dishonest way. It deserves its frozen grave.Read in Source
New York Times
January 10, 2019 Jon Hartmere's script has genuinely funny moments and is blessedly short on crassness: even a scene involving catheters and colon hygiene is less cringey than you might expect.Read in Source
September 12, 2017 No surprises here, folks; just half-hearted punchlines and unadventurous sentimentality readymade for marketplace consumption.Read in Source
January 10, 2019 The Upside - a tone deaf, ill timed, and messy comedy - is a film no one: not even Hart, wants right now.Read in Source
Country: United States
Genre: Thriller, Horror, Mystery
Twelve years after the tragic death of their little girl, a dollmaker and his wife welcome a nun and several girls from a shuttered orphanage into ...