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The Black Balloon

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6.7/10
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40/100
Comedy Drama 
201221 minutesOn: Fandor The Criterion Channel 

While trying to move 40 kids six New York City blocks all by himself, a stressed man accidentally loses a bouquet of a hundred balloons. In that bouquet, a lone black balloon scurries free from the rest. It dies and comes back to life, returning to the city, cruising for a companion. On its beat, it learns that humans are complicated creatures with extreme highs and lows, but full of life nonetheless. A film intended to be for children that turned into a sci-fi urban fable, this is the story of The Black Balloon.The Black Balloon featuring Mustafa Bekiroglu and Kennon Bltut is streaming on Fandor, and streaming with subscription on The Criterion Channel. It's a comedy and drama movie with a better than average IMDb audience rating of 6.7 (274 votes).

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#40,989 Ranked Movie

#841 Ranked in Movies on Fandor

#1244 Ranked in Movies on The Criterion Channel

#3058 Ranked in Science-Fiction Movies

The Black Balloon has a better than average IMDb audience rating of 6.7 (274 votes). The movie is not very popular with Reelgood users lately.

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