FILM TITLE: 5 FLIGHTS UP
GENRE:
CONSUMER ADVICE: 7-9PG L
DISTRIBUTOR: STER KINEKOR HOME ENTERTAINMENT
DIRECTOR: RICHARD LANCRAINE
MAIN CAST: MORGAN FREEMAN
DIANE KEATON
LANGUAGE: LOW MILD IMPACT INFREQUENT
NUDITY: LOW IMPACT , BRIEF ,INFREQUENT,NON SEXUAL
PREJUDICE: NONE
SEX: NONE
VIOLENCE: NONE
BLASPHEMY: JESUS OH MY GOD AND FOR GOD'S SAKE IS USED AS AN EXCLAMATION
DRUG ABUSE: NONE
COMMENTS: 5 FLIGHTS UP IS A DRAMA FILM THAT FOLLOWS THE STORY OF A LONG TIME MARRIED COUPLE WHO BECOME OVERWHELMED BY PERSONAL AND REAL ESTATE RELATED ISSUES WHEN THEY PLAN TO MOVE AWAY FROM THEIR EAST VILLAGE APARTMENT OF 40 YEARS . THE FILM EXPLORES COMPLEX AND MATURE THEMES OF MARRIAGE AND PARTNERSHIP,LOVE ,NOSTALGIA ,OLD AGE ,DECISIONS OF MOVING AND THE ANXIETY BROUGHT ON BY CHANCE,EXCITEMENT OF MAKING A NEW START AND CREATING NEW MEMORIES . THEMES ARE TREATED IN A SENSITIVE AND SUBTLE MANNER WITH STRONG POSITIVE MESSAGES OF LOVE HAPPINESS AND TOGETHERNESS AND THE FILM MAY BE OF A PARTICULAR ENTERTAINMENT AND EDUCATIONAL VALUE TO CHILDREN 7 YEARS AND OLDER AS LONG AS THE CHILD IS ACCOMPANIEDBY AN ADULT TO PROVIDE A RE-ASSURING COUNTER BALANCE TO ANY POTENTIALLY DISTURBING,DISTRESSING OR UPSETTING SCENES . SUB THEMES OF REAL ESTATEBIDDING ,GREED ,LIES AS WELL AS THE VERBALLY IMPLIED THEME OF CRIME (HIJACKING ,THEFT ,TERRORISM) MAY BE TREATED IN A WAY THAT MAY BE UPSETTING AND DISTURBING EVEN TO ACCOMPANIED CHILDREN UNDER 7 YEARS.