Answer by Murali Krishnan:
Four Minutes! That’s all it takes to trigger our emotions and elicit tears!
hardly seems like the sort of movie. But that’s exactly what filmmakers have accomplished, as the movie features an absolutely devastating four-minute montage detailing the highs and lows of hero Carl Fredrickson’s life with his beloved, Ellie.
It’s an incredibly stirring stretch that effectively sets the movie’s plot into motion, and there's little doubt that the strength of Carl's love for his late wife triggers a few other palpable instances of emotion later on in the proceedings.
Up plays on your heartstrings! Touching!