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Kevin Hart has already subdued a box office with comedies Ride Along, Get Hard and Night School. Now he returns with the humorous drama The Upside, which is an American remake of the French hit film The Intouchables.
The Upside is an inspirational story of friendship between rich quadriplegic Phillip (Bryan Cranston) and former criminal (Hart) who was assigned to take care of him. In time, friendship became stronger ...
The film is the latest director's performance by Neil Burger, famous for the performances of Limitless and Divergent. In addition to Harry and Cranston, the movie The Upside also features Oscars Nicole Kidman.
The original film was shot in 2011, written and directed by Olivier Nakache and Éric Toledano on the basis of the actual event, after seeing the documentary A la vie, à la mort, in which the caretaker of Moroccan descent, Abdel Sellou, took care of Philippe Pozzo di Borgo. Despite a serious topic, he attracted the public thanks to the happy approach to the story, and became the most commercial film of the year in France with over 19 million viewers.