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63 Up (2019)



Critic Consensus: 63 Up continues a groundbreaking documentary series with another gently eye-opening look at the human experience.

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The latest instalment of the groundbreaking, award-winning documentary series from director Michael Apted (Gorky Park, Gorillas in the Mist) returns to visit the people whose lives have been followed since they were seven. Featuring more of the original line-up than ever before, we discover what has happened to the group over the last seven years and what life has thrown at them in their sixties.


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Watching 63 Up as a stand-alone endeavor may not seem remarkable. In fact, it may even be a little boring. But watching it as part of the larger picture imbues it with immediacy and power.

February 22, 2020 | Rating: 3.5/4 | Full Review…

There is a touching universality to these life stories, which at this point have a lulling near-sameness...

February 20, 2020 | Rating: 3.5/4 | Full Review…

At first glance, 21 Up played as somewhat of a novelty. That was over forty years ago. Today, it stands as one of cinema's greatest achievements, a use of the medium that's at once blatantly logical and profoundly affecting.

January 28, 2020 | Rating: 5/5 | Full Review…

This film and its predecessors are a mirror to all.

January 23, 2020 | Rating: A | Full Review…

Kim Horton skillfully weaves together clips from past films - the participants' lives inside a fishbowl literally flashing before our eyes - and both Apted's narration and his gently needling, off-camera interrogations give you all the context you need.

January 9, 2020 | Rating: 4.5/5 | Full Review…

Because of this sense of an approaching end-in a world which, in any case, is tending to see the future in apocalyptic terms-63 Up may be the most revealing episode yet.

December 20, 2019 | Full Review…

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