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"Failure is an option."
  • 2007
  • 5 min
  • 6.9  (14)

Lifted is a 2007 coming-of-age drama film directed by Lexi Alexander. The story follows a young boy named Henry Matthews, played by Kahiry Bess, who is dealing with the recent loss of his mother while also trying to pursue his dream of becoming a singer. After a talent show at school, Henry catches the attention of a popular talent scout named Mr. B, played by Nick Chinlund. Mr. B offers to help Henry achieve his dreams and take his singing career to the next level. With his father's permission, Henry begins training with Mr. B and sets his sights on winning a national singing competition.

As Henry begins to improve his singing skills, he also begins to rebuild his relationship with his father, who has been distant since the death of his wife. Henry's father, played by Dash Mihok, is struggling to cope with his grief and has turned to alcohol as a way to numb his pain.

Throughout the film, Henry must navigate his relationship with his father while also dealing with the pressures of the music industry. He meets a group of talented young singers, including Vanessa, played by Marsha Stephanie Blake, who becomes a close friend and confidant to Henry.

As the big competition approaches, tensions run high and Henry is forced to confront his fears and doubts about his abilities. With the support of his friends and family, he gives it his all and delivers a show-stopping performance.

Lifted tackles themes of grief, family, and pursuing your dreams. The film showcases the power of music and how it can be used as a form of self-expression and healing. It also highlights the importance of strong support systems and the role they play in helping us overcome adversity.

Kahiry Bess delivers a captivating performance as Henry, capturing the character's vulnerability and determination. Marsha Stephanie Blake and Shani Borden also shine in their respective roles, bringing depth and heart to the film.

Overall, Lifted is an inspiring and heartfelt story that will leave viewers feeling uplifted and motivated to chase their own dreams.

Lifted is a 2007 animated movie with a runtime of 5 minutes. It has received mostly positive reviews from critics and viewers, who have given it an IMDb score of 6.9.

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  • Runtime
    5 min
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  • IMDB Rating
    6.9  (14)