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Pixar Short Films Collection - Volume 3 [2018] (12 discs)

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Length:76 minutes
(1 hour 16 minutes)
Sorting Category:Family
IMDB Rating:8.3/10
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Synopsis: Pixar apparently hasn't stopped making more shorts.


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Select Guest Cast
A.J. Riebli III => Additional Voices (voice) (Party Central)
Bobby Moynihan => Chet (voice) (Party Central)
Charlie Day => Art (voice) (Party Central)
Cristina Pucelli => Timmy (voice) (Party Central)
Dave Foley => Terry (voice) (Party Central)
Elissa Knight => Additional Voices (voice) (Party Central)
Jim Ward => Dad (as James Kevin Ward) (voice) (Party Central)
Joel Murray => Don (voice) (Party Central)
Julia Sweeney => Ms. Squibbles (voice) (Party Central)
Kim Donovan => Additional Voices (voice) (Party Central)
Nathan Fillion => Johnny (voice) (Party Central)
Peter Sohn => Squishy (voice) (Party Central)
Sean Hayes => Terri (voice) (Party Central)
Angus MacLane => Additional Voices (voice) (Partysaurus Rex)
Corey Burton => Captain Suds (voice) (Partysaurus Rex)
Crawford Wilson => Additional Voices (voice) (Partysaurus Rex)
Donald Fullilove => Chuck E. Duck (voice) (Partysaurus Rex)
Emily Hahn => Bonnie (voice) (Partysaurus Rex)
Lori Richardson => Babs (voice) (Partysaurus Rex)
Teddy Newton => Additional Voices (voice) (Partysaurus Rex)
Timothy Dalton => Mr. Pricklepants (voice) (Partysaurus Rex)
Tony Cox => Chuck E. Duck (voice) (Partysaurus Rex)
April Winchell => Additional voice (voice) (The Radiator Springs 500 1/2)
Danny Mann => Shifty Sidewinder (voice) (The Radiator Springs 500 1/2)
Jenifer Lewis => Flo (voice) (The Radiator Springs 500 1/2)
Jess Harnell => Blue Grit (voice) (The Radiator Springs 500 1/2)
John Cygan => Idle Threat (voice) (The Radiator Springs 500 1/2)
Katherine Helmond => Lizzie (voice) (The Radiator Springs 500 1/2)
Michael Wallis => Sheriff (voice) (The Radiator Springs 500 1/2)
Paul Dooley => Sarge (voice) (The Radiator Springs 500 1/2)
Steve Purcell => Sandy Dunes (voice) (The Radiator Springs 500 1/2)
Tony Shalhoub => Luigi (voice) (The Radiator Springs 500 1/2)
Ben Cox => Jordan (voice) (Riley's First Date?)
Carlos Alazraqui => Dad's Fear (voice) (Riley's First Date?)
Flea => Jordan's Fear (voice) (Riley's First Date?)
Gregg Berger => Additional Voices (voice) (Riley's First Date?)
Josh Cooley => Dad's Sadness (voice) (Riley's First Date?)
Keith Ferguson => Additional Voices (voice) (Riley's First Date?)
Laraine Newman => Mom's Fear (voice) (Riley's First Date?)
Lori Alan => Mom's Sadness (voice) (Riley's First Date?)
Mona Marshall => Additional Voices (voice) (Riley's First Date?)
Patrick Seitz => Dad's Joy / Alarm (voice) (Riley's First Date?)
Paula Pell => Mom's Anger (voice) (Riley's First Date?)
Pete Docter => Dad's Anger (voice) (Riley's First Date?)
Sherry Lynn => Mom's Disgust / Mom's Joy (voice) (Riley's First Date?)
Brent Schraff => All Male Characters (voice) (Sanjay's Super Team)
Daniel Kai Lin => Bao Kid (voice) (Bao)
Sindy Lau => Mom (voice) (Bao)
Julie Walters => The Witch (voice) (The Legend of Mor'du)
Kuana Torres Kahele => Uku (voice) (Lava)
Napua Greig => Lele (voice) (Lava)
Sarah Jaffe => Vocal Performance (The Blue Umbrella)
Select Cast and Crew
Alan Barillaro => Director / Writer
Brian Larsen => Director / Writer
Dave Mullins => Director / Writer
Domee Shi => Director / Writer
Dylan Brown => Director
James Ford Murphy => Director / Writer
Josh Cooley => Director / Writer
Kelsey Mann => Director / Writer
Mark A. Walsh => Director / Writer
Rob Gibbs => Director / Writer
Sanjay Patel => Director / Writer
Saschka Unseld => Director / Writer
Scott Morse => Director
Christian Roman => Writer
Glenn Williamson => Writer
Jeremy Lasky => Writer
John Hoffman => Writer
John Lasseter => Writer
Nick Sung => Writer
Steve Purcell => Writer
Amy Poehler => Joy (voice)
Bill Hader => Fear / Jordan's Joy (voice)
Billy Crystal => Mike (voice)
Bonnie Hunt => Sally Carrera (voice)
Cheech Marin => Ramone (voice)
Diane Lane => Mom (voice)
Don Rickles => Mr. Potato Head (voice)
Estelle Harris => Mrs. Potato Head (voice)
Joan Cusack => Jessie (voice)
John Goodman => Sullivan (voice)
John Ratzenberger => Hamm (voice)
Kaitlyn Dias => Riley (as Kaitlin Dias) (voice)
Kyle MacLachlan => Dad (voice)
Larry The Cable Guy => Mater (voice)
Lewis Black => Anger (voice)
Mindy Kaling => Disgust (voice)
Owen Wilson => Lightning McQueen (voice)
Phyllis Smith => Sadness (voice)
Tim Allen => Buzz Lightyear (voice)
Tom Hanks => Woody (voice)
Wallace Shawn => Rex (voice)

Random Trivia For This Title:

  • Lava -> Director James Ford Murphy had wanted to make a film about Hawaii and its culture since he honeymooned there in 1989. The plot for this film became a bit more focused when Murphy visited Hawaii in 2011 and learned of the existence of Lo'ihi, an underwater volcano that is growing next to the Big Island and will eventually merge with it. Murphy reflected on the situation and decided to do a love story about volcanoes.
  • Riley's First Date? -> When the parents are kissing, the five emotions of Mum are listening to "Take My Breath Away" by [?] Berlin. This song featured extensively in Top Gun (1986) during a love scene that was added because a test audience complained of lack of romance. The song has since become a famous love theme.
  • Bao -> A few Easter eggs point to Toronto, Canada as the location: the CN tower in the cityscape background, a boy wearing a [?] Vince Carter style "15" jersey, and a Canadian flag pinned to the refrigerator door.
  • Bao -> The film won an Academy Award for Best Animated Short Film.
  • Bao -> First time Pixar has dealt with a racial topic. Upon returning home, Bao introduces his girlfriend who is not Asian. Fear of bringing a partner to meet a disapproving parent, can be felt with all ethnicities.
  • Bao -> First short film at the Pixar to be directed by a woman.
  • Lava -> The story occurs over millions of years.
  • Bao -> Bao is actually a play on words. "Bao bao" can mean "baby," or "precious" literally translated. Additionally, "bao" can also mean "bun," like what the mother is making.