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Pixar grants girl's dying wish to see 'Up'

  1. Jun 18, 2009 #1
    http://www.ocregister.com/articles/pixar-up-movie-2468059-home-show [Broken]
     
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  3. Jun 18, 2009 #2
    A story couldn't be more touching.
     
  4. Jun 18, 2009 #3

    mgb_phys

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    Except I remember this from ET, original star wars and every other kids film.
    I think Disney/Lucas/Spielberg are putting the kids in hospital.
     
  5. Jun 18, 2009 #4
    Could someone verify that story is real?

    (Google doesn't give much).
    There is only one link ocr and all other refer to this one which makes me wonder if this a real story.
     
  6. Jun 18, 2009 #5

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    That story is sad as hell! I almost wanted to cry.
     
  7. Jun 18, 2009 #6
    Adding a love story makes it perfect (as in movies)!
     
  8. Jun 18, 2009 #7

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    Is there a lot of reason to make it up? It's not like they were claiming to grant her a balloon ride across the country, or something ridiculous. They brought the movie to her on DVD...that's an easy wish to grant and great for PR.

    I still need to get out and see Up. I've heard nothing but great reviews from people who have seen it, and I love Pixar films. It's been a long time since I've seen a movie in a theater, but I have some time now and should do it.
     
  9. Jun 18, 2009 #8

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    I'd trust the Orange County Register. I think it's a legit site.

    It's good story. Likely it will get wider play.

    It's always heartwarming to see a burden lifted by even the smallest thoughtfulness. Pixar looks to be paying forward. That's never a bad thing.
     
  10. Jun 18, 2009 #9
    I didn't find it as a trustworthy source.

    I wanted to find a better source so that I could bookmark but currently, OCR is all google has.

    Yes, story is good and I loved it :!)
     
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