Someone just spotted a bizarre mistake in Pixar's Up

Screenshot from Pixar's Up with a character highlighted by a circle and arrow
(Image credit: Pixar)

It's one of the most iconic opening montages in recent cinema history – and one of the most devastating. Anyone who says they can make it through the first ten minutes of Pixar's Up without crying is simply a liar, but one viewer has managed to dry their eyes enough spot what might be a huge mistake.

A Redditor has pointed out that the same character model seems to appear twice in the opening montage, which documents the long marriage of Ellie and Carl. And said duplicate character model appears in two very different roles. (Fancy creating your own masterpiece? Check out our guide to the best 3D modelling software.)

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Daniel John
Senior News Editor

Daniel John is Senior News Editor at Creative Bloq. He reports on the worlds of art, design, branding and lifestyle tech (which often translates to tech made by Apple). He joined in 2020 after working in copywriting and digital marketing with brands including ITV, NBC, Channel 4 and more.