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Beginning with 1995's Toy Story, Pixar Animation Studios has consistently delivered clever, charming, colorful entertainment for the whole family, distinguished by lush, groundbreaking animation and heartwarming stories populated by memorable characters.
Highest Rated TV Show: 83% Forky Asks a Question
Highest Rated Movie: 100% Toy Story

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Monsters at Work (TV Show, 2021 - )
Synopsis: "Monsters At Work" takes place the day after the Monsters, Incorporated power plant started harvesting the laughter of children to fuel the city of Monstropolis, thanks to Mike and Sulley's discovery that laughter generates ten times more energy than screams. It follows the story of Tylor Tuskmon, an eager young monster who graduated top of his class at Monsters University and always dreamed of becoming a Scarer until he lands a job at Monsters, Incorporated, and discovers that scaring is out and laughter is in. After Tylor is temporarily reassigned to the Monsters, Inc. Facilities Team (MIFT), he must work alongside a misfit bunch of mechanics while setting his sights on becoming a Jokester.
Starring: Kelly Marie Tran, Henry Winkler, Lucas Neff
Number of Seasons: 1
Luca (2021)
Critics Consensus: Slight but suffused with infectious joy, the beguiling Luca proves Pixar can play it safe while still charming audiences of all ages.
Starring: Jacob Tremblay, Maya Rudolph, Jack Grazer
Pixar Popcorn (TV Show, 2021 - 2021)
Synopsis: Grab a quick snack of Pixar! This collection of mini shorts stars your favorite characters in all-new, bite size stories. Created directly by Pixar animators as a quick pop of Pixar fun.
Number of Seasons: 1
Soul (2020)
Critics Consensus: A film as beautiful to contemplate as it is to behold, Soul proves Pixar's power to deliver outstanding all-ages entertainment remains undimmed.
Starring: Jamie Foxx, Daveed Diggs, John Ratzenberger
Director: Pete Docter
Onward (2020)
Critics Consensus: It may suffer in comparison to Pixar's classics, but Onward makes effective use of the studio's formula -- and stands on its own merits as a funny, heartwarming, dazzlingly animated adventure.
Starring: Tom Holland (II), Chris Pratt, Octavia Spencer
Director: Dan Scanlon
Forky Asks a Question (TV Show, 2019 - 2020)
Synopsis: Forky, from Disney and Pixar's "Toy Story 4," is a craft project created from trash, so he has important questions about how the world works, such as: What is love? What is time? He explores all of these questions and more in a collection of 10 shorts.
Number of Seasons: 0
Toy Story 4 (2019)
Critics Consensus: Heartwarming, funny, and beautifully animated, Toy Story 4 manages the unlikely feat of extending -- and perhaps concluding -- a practically perfect animated saga.
Starring: Tom Hanks, Tim Allen, Annie Potts
Director: Josh Cooley
Incredibles 2 (2018)
Critics Consensus: Incredibles 2 reunites Pixar's family crimefighting team for a long-awaited follow-up that may not quite live up to the original, but comes close enough to earn its name.
Starring: Craig T. Nelson, Holly Hunter, Sarah Vowell
Director: Brad Bird
Coco (2017)
Critics Consensus: Coco's rich visual pleasures are matched by a thoughtful narrative that takes a family-friendly -- and deeply affecting -- approach to questions of culture, family, life, and death.
Starring: Anthony Gonzalez, Gael García Bernal, Benjamin Bratt
Director: Lee Unkrich, Adrian Molina
Cars 3 (2017)
Critics Consensus: Cars 3 has an unexpectedly poignant story to go with its dazzling animation, suggesting Pixar's most middle-of-the-road franchise may have a surprising amount of tread left.
Starring: Owen Wilson, Kerry Washington, Nathan Fillion
Director: Brian Fee
Finding Dory (2016)
Critics Consensus: Funny, poignant, and thought-provoking, Finding Dory delivers a beautifully animated adventure that adds another entertaining chapter to its predecessor's classic story.
Starring: Ed O'Neill, Andrew Stanton, Bob Peterson
Director: Andrew Stanton, Angus MacLane
Critics Consensus: The Good Dinosaur delivers thrillingly beautiful animation in service of a worthy story that, even if it doesn't quite live up to the lofty standards set by Pixar, still adds up to charming, family-friendly entertainment.
Starring: Jeffrey Wright, Alan Tudyk, Marcus Scribner
Director: Peter Sohn
Inside Out (2015)
Critics Consensus: Inventive, gorgeously animated, and powerfully moving, Inside Out is another outstanding addition to the Pixar library of modern animated classics.
Starring: Amy Poehler, Phyllis Smith, Richard Kind
Director: Pete Docter, Ronnie del Carmen
Starring: Tom Hanks, Tim Allen, Kristen Schaal
Director: Steve Purcell (II)
Starring: Tom Hanks, Tim Allen, Joan Cusack
Director: Angus MacLane
Critics Consensus: Offering Monsters, Inc. fans a return visit with beloved characters, Monsters University delivers funny and thoughtful family entertainment for viewers of any age.
Starring: John Goodman, Helen Mirren, Peter Sohn
Director: Dan Scanlon
Brave (2012)
Critics Consensus: Brave offers young audiences and fairy tale fans a rousing, funny fantasy adventure with a distaff twist and surprising depth.
Starring: Kelly Macdonald, Julie Walters, Kevin Mckidd
Director: Brenda Chapman, Mark Andrews
Cars 2 (2011)
Critics Consensus: Cars 2 is as visually appealing as any other Pixar production, but all that dazzle can't disguise the rusty storytelling under the hood.
Starring: John Turturro, Eddie Izzard, Michael Caine
Director: John Lasseter, Brad Lewis
Toy Story 3 (2010)
Critics Consensus: Deftly blending comedy, adventure, and honest emotion, Toy Story 3 is a rare second sequel that really works.
Starring: Tom Hanks, Tim Allen, Joan Cusack
Director: Lee Unkrich
Up (2009)
Critics Consensus: An exciting, funny, and poignant adventure, Up offers an impeccably crafted story told with wit and arranged with depth, as well as yet another visual Pixar treat.
Starring: Luis Varela, Matías Prats, Miguel de la Quadra-Salcedo
Director: Linn Patrick, Pete Docter, Bob Peterson
Cars Toon: Mater's Tall Tales (TV Show, 2008 - 2012)
Synopsis: Adventures involving automobile characters from Disney's 'Cars.'
Starring: Larry The Cable Guy, Keith Ferguson, Tony Shalhoub
Number of Seasons: 1
WALL-E (2008)
Critics Consensus: Wall-E's stellar visuals testify once again to Pixar's ingenuity, while its charming star will captivate younger viewers -- and its timely story offers thought-provoking subtext.
Starring: Ben Burtt, Elissa Knight, Jeff Garlin
Director: Andrew Stanton
Starring: Patton Oswalt, Peter Sohn, Lou Romano
Director: Jim Capobianco
Ratatouille (2007)
Critics Consensus: Fast-paced and stunningly animated, Ratatouille adds another delightfully entertaining entry -- and a rather unlikely hero -- to the Pixar canon.
Starring: Patton Oswalt, Brad Garrett, Ian Holm
Director: Jan Pinkava, Brad Bird
Cars (2006)
Critics Consensus: Cars offers visual treats that more than compensate for its somewhat thinly written story, adding up to a satisfying diversion for younger viewers.
Starring: Owen Wilson, Paul Newman, Bonnie Hunt
Director: John Lasseter, Joe Ranft
Critics Consensus: Bringing loads of wit and tons of fun to the animated superhero genre, The Incredibles easily lives up to its name.
Starring: Craig T. Nelson, Holly Hunter, Samuel L. Jackson
Director: Brad Bird
Finding Nemo (2003)
Critics Consensus: Breathtakingly lovely and grounded by the stellar efforts of a well-chosen cast, Finding Nemo adds another beautifully crafted gem to Pixar's crown.
Starring: Albert Brooks, Ellen DeGeneres, Alexander Gould
Director: Andrew Stanton, Lee Unkrich
Critics Consensus: Clever, funny, and delightful to look at, Monsters, Inc. delivers another resounding example of how Pixar elevated the bar for modern all-ages animation.
Starring: John Goodman, Billy Crystal, Mary Gibbs
Director: Pete Docter, David Silverman, Lee Unkrich
Starring: Tim Allen, Nicole Sullivan, Larry Miller
Director: Tad Stones
Toy Story 2 (1999)
Critics Consensus: The rare sequel that arguably improves on its predecessor, Toy Story 2 uses inventive storytelling, gorgeous animation, and a talented cast to deliver another rich moviegoing experience for all ages.
Starring: Tim Allen, Joan Cusack, Kelsey Grammer
Director: John Lasseter
A Bug's Life (1998)
Critics Consensus: A Bug's Life is a rousing adventure that blends animated thrills with witty dialogue and memorable characters - and another smashing early success for Pixar.
Starring: Kevin Spacey, Dave Foley, Julia Louis-Dreyfus
Director: John Lasseter, Andrew Stanton
Toy Story (1995)
Critics Consensus: Entertaining as it is innovative, Toy Story reinvigorated animation while heralding the arrival of Pixar as a family-friendly force to be reckoned with.
Starring: Tom Hanks, Tim Allen, Don Rickles
Director: John Lasseter

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