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Saturday, October 7, 2017 | 8:15 PM
The Isis Theatre
406 East Hopkins Avenue, Aspen, CO 81611

Sunday, October 8, 2017 | 7:30 PM
The Crystal Theatre
427 Main Street, Carbondale, CO 81623


Based on a true story, The Upside chronicles the unexpected friendship between Phillip Lacasse (Bryan Cranston), a Park Avenue billionaire left paralyzed after a hang-gliding accident, and ex-con Dell Scott (Kevin Hart), in need of a job and a fresh start. From worlds apart, Phillip and Dell form an unlikely bond, bridging their differences and gaining invaluable wisdom in the process, giving each man a renewed sense of passion for all of life’s possibilities. Directed by Neil Burger (The Illusionist, Limitless) and written by Jon Hartmere, The Upside also stars Academy Award® winner Nicole Kidman. (USA, 2017)
Director  Neil Burger

Written by Jon Hartmere

With Bryan Cranston, Kevin Hart, Nicole Kidman, Julianna Margulies, Aja Naomi King


Run Time: 1 hr 58 min.


Community Partner: The Chris Klug Foundation