Cars 2

2011 American computer-animated film

Cars 2 is a 2011 movie made by Pixar. It was directed by John Lasseter and produced by Denise Ream. It is a sequel to the 2006 comedy movie Cars and it was released on June 24, 2011. The teaser trailer for Cars 2 appeared on the DVD and Blu-ray versions of Toy Story 3 and the full length trailer was shown before the movie Tangled. In the Cars trilogy, this movie was followed by Cars 3, which was released in June 16, 2017, the movie of Cars 2 the sequel of Cars from the Cars franchise, Disney and Pixar rip-off of the movie and missing.

Cars 2
Directed byJohn Lasseter
Screenplay byBen Queen
Story by
Produced byDenise Ream
Jem Stansfield (Executive Producer)
Steven Spielberg (Executive Producer)
Penney Finlkman Cox (Executive Producer)
Sandra Rabins (Executive Producer)
Cecil Kramer (Executive Producer)
Edited byStephen Schaffer
Music byMichael Giacchino
Distributed byWalt Disney Studios
Motion Pictures
Release dates
  • June 18, 2011 (2011-06-18) (Hollywood)
  • June 24, 2011 (2011-06-24) (United States)
Running time
106 minutes
  • United States
  • United Kingdom
Budget$200 million[1]
Box office$562.1 million[2]

Plot change

Lightning McQueen competes in the first-ever World Grand Prix which determines the world's fastest car. Each race is held at a different part of the world: first in Tokyo, second in Italy, and third in London. Meanwhile, the Lemons are secretly trying to destroy the World Grand Prix racers, and Mater finds himself helping secret agents Finn McMissile and Holley Shiftwell in stopping them.

Cast change

Characters change

Finn McMissile, Holley Shiftwell, Francesco Bernoulli, Sir Miles Axlerod, and Professor Z. are five new characters which have important roles in Cars 2. Finn McMissile is a British secret agent, and is expert with spy gadgets, while Holley Shiftwell acts as Finn's sidekick. Francesco Bernoulli is a flashy Italian race car, and is McQueen's racing rival in the World Grand Prix. Sir Miles Axlerod is the creator of the World Grand Prix, which is a publicity stunt for a new alternative fuel source, while Professor Z. is the leader of the Lemons, an evil corporation in charge of all the oil and fossil fuels in the world that is planning to sabotage the World Grand Prix to make alternative fuel look bad.

Spin-offs change

A spin-off movie titled Planes was released in 2013. A sequel, Planes: Fire & Rescue, was released in 2014. A third movie titled Beyond the Sky was in development. It was originally scheduled to be released on April 12, 2019, but was removed from the release schedule on March 1, 2018. It was cancelled because DisneyToon Studios closed on June 28, 2018. Development of the movie has ended.

References change

  1. Fritz, Ben (June 24, 2011). "Movie Projector: 'Cars 2' expected to sputter to No. 1 (Updated)". Los Angeles Times. Retrieved June 24, 2011.
  2. "Cars 2 (2011)". Box Office Mojo. Retrieved August 20, 2016.

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