5 Flights Up Synopsis
Forty years ago, artist Alex (Morgan Freeman) bought a run-down apartment in a sketchy part of Brooklyn with his wife, schoolteacher Ruth (Diane Keaton). Today, their neighborhood is now very hip and their apartment worth a small fortune.

Movie Reviews

5 Flights Up

By garland1travel
I was surprised at how little emotion this film evoked from me. The movie was devoid of all feeling...no anger, no laughter, no fear, no crying....nothing at all. Two well known actors with flat...

A Sleeper...don't miss it !

By Nor_wich
I really enjoyed this movie, it had a little bit of everything ! A story within a story, even the "dog story" touched my heart. What I enjoyed the most was it was not "over acted" as so many drama...

Very enjoyable

By Drossi357
Quite poignant. Well played....

5 Flights Up

By robbieit
5 Flights Up was a wonderful movie with great stars and great chemistry....

I thought it was great

By reedwilsonva
Not a fast paced action, or a laugh until you cry kind of movie, but I was surprised of how much I liked it. I am a fan of both Morgan Freeman and Diane Keaton and enjoyed seeing the chemistry they...

5 Flights Up

By info632
Great movie...

cute but slow

By cklemen
Kinda Sleepy movie. But Such a Cute Couple....

Amazing.

By enalmnblue
Need more movies like this....

Don't be fooled by the trailer!

By Krstys25690
A thin plot bogged down by melodramatic subplots. The best and funniest parts were all in the trailer. Morgan Freeman and Diane Lane had nice chemistry, but not enough to save the film....

Great slice of real life

By kazatty
The flashbacks were emotionally powerful & will impact anyone who has lived & loved...

More Info

Rated PG-13 | For Language and Some Nude Images
What Parents Need to Know
Common Sense Media says Slow-moving relationship drama with little at stake.
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