Amazon is offering The Upside as a digital HD movie rental for 99-cents (regularly $5.99) for a limited time. Apple also has it in iTunes as a digital HD movie rental for the same price for a limited time. For rentals, you have 30 days to watch but once you start, you have 48 hours to finish.
Philip is a disabled white billionaire, who feels that life is not worth living. To help him in his day to day routine, he hires Del, an African American parolee, trying to reconnect with his estranged wife. What begins as a professional relationship develops into a friendship as Del shows his grouchy charge that life is worth living.