Their idea for the film involves Andy and his toys (Woody, Buzz, Hamm, Rex, Slinky, Mr. "[29], During the initial development stages of the film, Pixar revisited their work from the original Toy Story and found that, although they could open the old computer files for the animated 3D models, error messages prevented them from editing the files. [24] John Lasseter, Andrew Stanton, Pete Docter, and Lee Unkrich visited the house where they first pitched Toy Story and came up with the story for the film over a weekend. "[134] Michael Phillips of the Chicago Tribune gave the film 3 out of 4 stars, writing that "Compared with the riches of all kinds in recent Pixar masterworks such as Ratatouille, WALL-E, and Up, Toy Story 3 looks and plays like an exceptionally slick and confident product, as opposed to a magical blend of commerce and popular art. [69] Toy Story 3 was released on 4K UHD Blu-ray on June 4, 2019. [86][87], During its opening weekend, the film topped the box office with $110.3 million, setting an opening-weekend record among Pixar films[88] (surpassed by Finding Dory),[89] films released in June[90] (surpassed by Man of Steel and later Jurassic World),[91][92] and G-rated films. [62], Toy Story 3 was released by Walt Disney Studios Home Entertainment in North America on November 2, 2010, in a standard DVD edition, a two-disc Blu-ray Disc, and in a four-disc Blu-ray/DVD/Digital Copy combo pack. Toy Story 3 was the first film to be released theatrically with Dolby Surround 7.1 sound. Adjusted for ticket price inflation, though, it ranks 96th on the all-time chart. Toy Story is about the 'secret life of toys' when people are not around. [17] In 2004, when the contentious negotiations between the two companies made a split appear likely, Michael Eisner, Disney chairman at the time, put plans in motion to produce Toy Story 3 at a new Disney studio, Circle 7 Animation. The plot of the unused script still revolves around Woody and Bo Peep, much as the final film does, but with significant changes to the overall plot, though some characters from the early d… In a year ago at the carnival after helping lost toys finding new owners, Woody looking under his boot and thinking about Bonnie. On the day at Bonnie's house, the toys are enjoying themselves. Synopsis There are four animated films in the franchise: Toy Story (1995), Toy Story 2 (1999), Toy Story 3 (2010), and Toy Story 4 (2019). Storyline. [175] The film was originally to be directed by John Lasseter and co-directed by Josh Cooley,[176][177] but in July 2017 Cooley was confirmed as the sole director. [49] It was also the last Disney/Pixar game to be released for PlayStation 2. And the name of the baby actor who supplied the voice? Dolby Laboratories announced that Toy Story 3 would be the first film to feature theatrical 7.1 surround sound. But their enthusiasm is short lived when they discover the true nature of their new home which is run by the dictatorship of an evil bear named Lotso. This is the list of the voice cast for the film:[10]. The toys reach a dumpster but are cornered by Lotso's gang. [163] Initially, Disney released the soundtrack only as digital download. On January 25, 2011, the Academy of Motion Picture Arts and Sciences announced that Toy Story 3 was not only nominated for Best Animated Feature, but also for Best Picture. [93] The film also achieved the second-largest opening weekend among animated films[94] and the fourth-largest opening weekend among 2010 films. "Toy Story 3' ended Woody and Buzz's story with Andy so perfectly that for a long time, we never even talked about doing another 'Toy Story' movie," Lasseter said. The toys narrowly escape and, believing Andy threw them away, get into a donation box in his mother's car with Molly's old Barbie doll, bound for Sunnyside Daycare. "[135] Roger Moore of the Orlando Sentinel, who gave the film 3½ out of 4 stars, wrote "Dazzling, scary, and sentimental, Toy Story 3 is a dark and emotional conclusion to the film series that made Pixar famous."[136]. The main plot of Disney's Toy Story 3 revolved around Buzz Lightyear malfunctioning and Andy's mom sending the space ranger action figure back to Taiwan so he could be repaired. While searching on the Internet, they then discovered that many more Buzz Lightyear toys are malfunctioning around the world and the company had issued a massive recall. [15] It was also the last film to feature Erik von Detten, voiced as Sid who retired from acting in 2010, and R. Lee Ermey, voiced as Sarge on the final voice role in the film series, before he died on April 15, 2018. [38][39], The film's first teaser trailer was released with Up in Disney Digital 3-D on May 29, 2009. Plot. Lots and lots of feelings. [66] It became the bestselling DVD of 2010 in units sold, but it lacked in sales revenue and therefore ranked second behind Avatar on that list. [130] Michael Rechtshaffen of The Hollywood Reporter also gave the film a positive review, saying "Woody, Buzz and playmates make a thoroughly engaging, emotionally satisfying return. [125] In 2011, TIME named it one of "The 25 All-TIME Best Animated Films. There isn't any plot summary for Toy Story 5 as there is not even a Toy Story 4. Toy Story 3 earned $415 million in North America and $652 million in other countries for a worldwide total of $1.067 billion, earning more revenue than the previous two films of the series combined. Climax The toys find out that Lotso is evil. [53][54] Both the song and dance are featured in the film. Andy's mom mistakenly drops them off at a daycare center. [48] A PlayStation 2 version was released on October 30, 2010 as part of a PS2 bundle and separately on November 2, 2010 (the same day Toy Story 3 was released on DVD and Blu-ray). We really didn't want to know anything about it. Woody, Buzz and the whole gang are back. [123] Metacritic, another review aggregator which assigns a normalized rating to reviews, gave the film a score of 92 out of 100 based on 39 critics, indicating "universal acclaim. Bonnie's toys are shocked that Woody came from Sunnyside, and Chuckles, a toy clown, explains that he, Lotso, and Big Baby were owned by a girl named Daisy, but were lost during a family trip. When the toys are accidentally donated to the Sunnyside Daycare center they're initially overjoyed to once again be played with, but their enthusiasm quickly gives way to horror as they discover the true nature of the establishment under the rule of the deceptively welcoming "Lotso" Bear. Andy introduces the toys individually to Bonnie and, to Andy's surprise, Woody is at the bottom of the donation box, and Bonnie recognizes him. The truck takes the toys to a landfill, where they are swept onto a conveyor belt that leads to an incinerator. Toy Story 3, the third film in the franchise, was released on June 18, 2010, nearly 11 years after Toy Story 2. Potato Head, the Aliens, and three toy soldiers. ", "Disney Set to Debut Special Limited Engagement, Double Feature, of Disney-Pixar's 'Toy Story' and 'Toy Story 2' Exclusively in Disney Digital 3D on October 2nd", "Toy Story 3 Trailer Now Officially Online! Features included behind-the-scenes, including a sneak peek teaser for the then-upcoming Cars 2 (the sequel to the 2006 film Cars). [8][9] The sequel, Toy Story 4, was released in June 2019. As their owner Andy prepares to depart for college, his loyal toys find themselves in daycare where untamed tots with their sticky little fingers do not play nice. The film begins with scenes of Buzz Lightyear on an adventure, which turns out to be a video game that Rex is playing. [162] This was the second instance where Disney did not release the award-winning soundtrack of a Pixar film on CD, the first being Up. Stanton then wrote a treatment. Andy is 17 years old and preparing to leave for college. [78] On August 27, 2010 – its seventy-first day of release, it surpassed the $1 billion mark, becoming the third Disney film, the second Disney-distributed film in 2010 (after Alice in Wonderland), the first animated film,[9] and the seventh film in cinematic history to do so. [107] It set opening-weekend records for animated films in Ecuador, Colombia, Mexico, China, Argentina,[108] Hong Kong,[109] Spain, and the UK. The toys get back to the house before Andy leaves for college. [100] It topped the box office outside North America three times, in its first ($35 million),[102] second,[103] and sixth weekend (which was its largest). Taglines Totoro makes a cameo appearance in Toy Story 3.[33]. Toy Story Plot Diagram Devan Vang Sid Antagonist Supporting Character Flat character Actions- He dismantled toys for fun Appearance- didn't look like a very nice guy He created a suspense to help make the theme noticeable when they had to work together Thank you! Parents Guide. [169] The Judas Priest song "Electric Eye" was also used in the film in the temp score for the opening scene of Toy Story 3. TOY STORY 3 will be presented in Disney Digital 3D™ in select theaters. Several other characters (such as Bo Peep, RC, Etch, and Wheezy) are only seen in flashbacks or briefly mentioned. The plot focuses on the toys being accidentally dropped off at a daycare center while their owner, Andy, is getting ready to go to college. Oh—and we should mention that Andy's toys can walk and talk when Andy's not around? [180], This article is about the film. "We didn't look at any of the work they'd done. 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