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A single mother, Suzanne, is overwhelmed by life. She finds she doesn’t even have a moment for herself, between running a puppet show, dealing with a difficult tenant who will not pay his rent and caring for her son. Along comes a young Taiwanese student named Song. Suzanne takes in Song in exchange for his help with babysitting her son, Simon. Soon Song and Simon find themselves exploring an imaginary world, with a red balloon as their constant companion on their adventures. Soon Song starts to play a bigger part in Suzanne’s life also and helps her deal with her difficult tenant who refuses to pay rent.

Flight of the Red Balloon is an Kids & Family, Drama movie that was released in 2007 and has a run time of 1 hr 55 min. It has received mostly positive reviews from critics and viewers, who have given it an IMDb score of 6.6 and a MetaScore of 86.

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Not Rated
| 2007 | 1 hr 55 min | 6.6/10 | 86/100
Cast
Juliette Binoche, Hippolyte Girardot, Simon Iteanu, Fang Song
Director
Hou Hsiao-Hsien
Produced By
Kristina Larsen, Franois Margolin
Language
English
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Also starring Hippolyte Girardot