An elderly widower, distraught and aimless after the loss of his adventure-loving wife, ties thousands of balloons to his home and floats it around the world to settle in the exotic South American mountaintop paradise she always dreamed of visiting. (The film grimly implies, though never states outright, that he's going there to die.) Heavy stuff for a computer-animated family film, but the wunderkinds at Pixar have been pushing storytelling boundaries ever since they began producing movies in a sub-genre they... More >>>