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Fact #54

Disney was going to create a sequel to Monster’s Inc in 2006 when buying Pixar, entitled ‘Monster’s Inc 2: trapped in scaradise’

However, Pixar was able to negotiate to keep the copyrights floor the characters and made the prequel they wanted.

Fact #48

By the 2008 Academy Awards, Disney the company had been nominated for more than 200 Oscars with more than 50 wins. 

 

Also, Walt Disney holds the record for most Oscars with 22 in regular categories and four honorary out of his 59 nominations.

Fact #9

John Ratzenberger has voiced a character in every Pixar movie to date.

They are:

 

  • Hamm, the piggy bank               – Toy Story
  • P.T. Flea, the circus ringleader – A Bugs Life
  • The Abominal Snowman            – Monster’s Inc.
  • The School of Moonfish             – Finding Nemo
  • The Underminer                         – The Incredibles
  • Mack the Truck                           – Cars
  • Mustafa the waiter                      –  Ratatouille
  • John                                           –  WALL-E 
  • Tom the construction worker      – Up 
  • Gordon the guard                      – Brave

Fact #2

When playing around with CGI for Pixar’s Finding Nemo, animators were able to get images so lifelike that they were indistinguishable from actual fish.

They were told to make it look more cartoon like.