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The Upside (2017)

A comedic look at the relationship between a wealthy paraplegic and an unemployed man with a criminal record who's hired to help him.

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Neil Burger

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Jon Hartmere (screenplay by), Éric Toledano (based on the motion picture "Les Intouchables" by) | 1 more credit »
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Credited cast:
Nicole Kidman ... Yvonne
Bryan Cranston ... Phillip
Kevin Hart ... Dell
Julianna Margulies ... Lily
Golshifteh Farahani
Tate Donovan ... Carter Locke
Amara Karan
Aja Naomi King ... Latrice
Genevieve Angelson ... Jenny
Jahi Di'Allo Winston ... Anthony
Kristina Aponte ... Opera Patron
Nekoda Phillips ... Opera Patron
Jennifer Butler ... Nurse
Suzanne Savoy ... Charlotte
Lyman Chen ... Applicant #2
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A comedic look at the relationship between a wealthy paraplegic and an unemployed man with a criminal record who's hired to help him.

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Country:

USA

Language:

English

Release Date:

7 October 2017 (USA) See more »

Also Known As:

The Untouchables See more »

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Based on the story from the 2011 Foreign Film "The Intouchables". See more »

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Remake of The Intouchables (2011) See more »

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The second remake
20 October 2017 | by Irena (irenaspa)See all my reviews

At start I am disappointed, because this is a second remake of the French original "The Intouchables" from 2011. The second version is Argentina's movie "Inseparables" from 2016, of course in Spanish. Will someone write/make something new what we haven't seen yet? I guess the problem is that some people don't know how to read a translation under, or maybe they are expecting synchronization, and because of that Hollywood makes its versions. Sad...


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