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The Pixar Story (2007)

A look at the first years of Pixar Animation Studios - from the success of "Toy Story" and Pixar's promotion of talented people, to the building of its East Bay campus, the company's ... See full summary »

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Leslie Iwerks

Writer:

Leslie Iwerks
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Nominated for 1 Primetime Emmy. Another 1 nomination. See more awards »

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Cast

Cast overview, first billed only:
Stacy Keach ... Narrator (voice)
John Lasseter ... Himself
Brad Bird ... Himself
John Musker ... Himself
Ron Clements ... Himself
Ollie Johnston ... Himself
Frank Thomas ... Himself
Randy Cartwright ... Himself (archive footage)
Ron Miller ... Himself (archive footage)
Glen Keane ... Himself
Don Hahn ... Himself
Alvy Ray Smith ... Himself
Ed Catmull ... Himself
Alexander Schure Alexander Schure ... Himself
George Lucas ... Himself
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Storyline

A look at the first years of Pixar Animation Studios - from the success of "Toy Story" and Pixar's promotion of talented people, to the building of its East Bay campus, the company's relationship with Disney, and its remarkable initial string of eight hits. The contributions of John Lasseter, Ed Catmull and Steve Jobs are profiled. The decline of two-dimensional animation is chronicled as three-dimensional animation rises. Hard work and creativity seem to share the screen in equal proportions. Written by <jhailey@hotmail.com>

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Documentary about the history of Pixar animation

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Official Sites:

Disney's Official Site

Country:

USA

Language:

English

Release Date:

28 August 2007 (USA) See more »

Also Known As:

A História da Pixar See more »

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Color

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1.85 : 1
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Trivia

As of 2017 Pixar has created 19 films. They've won 26 Academy Awards, 5 Golden Globes & 3 Grammys. See more »

Quotes

[first lines]
Narrator: For the last 20 years, a group of artists and scientists have transformed two-dimensional drawings into their own three-dimensional worlds.
[clips from various movies]
Thomas Porter: Art challenges technology. Technology inspires art.
John Lasseter: The best scientists and engineers are just as creative as the best storytellers.
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Features Star Trek II: The Wrath of Khan (1982) See more »

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great True Story a movie for everyone
6 May 2012 | by jaemiewatersSee all my reviews

it is a great True Story it is a movie for everyone to enjoy it is just a perfect Pixar movie i think you will enjoy this wonderful movie that will warm your hart but it should of been a 3D movie that should of been in IMAX 3D now that would of been a cool movie but it was still a cool and sweet movie that is a great movie for everyone i really hope you enjoy this masterpiece of a film that should be back out in theaters on the big screen in IMAX 3D it is a must see film i hope you enjoy this classic i never saw a movie this good before in my life i hope you like it as much as i do it is wonderful family hit this movie is a smash hit for sure i never saw anything like this ever i hope you enjoy i like this movie so much that i want it to come back out of the Disney volt for i can get it that is how much i liked this wonderful movie that is OK for everyone this is like the biggest movie of all times i like this movie a lot and i hope you enjoy this wonderful movie as much as i do i never watched a movie like this in my whole life hope you enjoy everyone


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