Monsters, Inc. (Collectors Edition)
Synopsis: In the land of monsters, James P. Sullivan is king. He and his friend Mike Wazowski are two of many monsters that work for Monsters, Inc., a utility company that generates power for a very paranoid and nervous city of Monstropolis. The power is generated from the screams of children in the world. When the two accidentally transport a little girl back to their realm, they are exiled from Monstropolis and are forced to live in the human world.

2-DISC SET: Commentary track with Director Pete Docter, Co-Director Lee Unkrich, Executive Producer John Lasseter, and Executive Producer and Screenwriter Andrew Stanton; "For the Birds" short; Outtakes ("Company Play" & "Put That Thing Back Where It Came From Or So Help Me"); The Monster World: Monsters, Inc. Orientation (company handbook with co-worker bios); "Mike's New Car" short film created for this release (with the voices of John Goodman and Billy Crystal), Monsters, Inc. TV Treats; Boo's Door Game, Disney/Pixar Storytime - Welcome To Monstropolis, "If I Didn't Have You" music feature, Behind the Screams - On The Job With Mike and Sulley; The Human World: Behind-the-scenes (Computer Animation, Creating Monstropolis, Animation Gags, Location Flyarounds, Never-Before-Seen Tests, Abandoned Concepts, Guide to Inside Jokes); Pixar Tour, From Story to Storyboard (Story Is King, Monsters Are Real, Original Treatment, Story Pitch, Abandoned Concepts, Original Opening, Storyboard To Film Comparison); Monster Files (Cast of Characters, What Makes A Great Monster?, Character Design); Design (Monstropolis, Setting the Scene, Color Scripts, Location Flyarounds, Monstropolis Art Gallery, Guide to ``In Jokes''); Animation (The Animation Process, Early Tests, Opening Title Animation, Shots Department, Master Lighting, Production Demonstration ); Music and Sound Design (Monster Songs - includes ``If I Didn't Have You'', Mixing Demo, Binaural Recording, Sound Design); Theatrical Release (Premiere, Teaser, Trailers, TV Spots, International Elements, Toys, Posters)
Special Features
  • Making Of
  • Outtakes
  • Production Stills
  • Trailer
Actors Billy Crystal, John Goodman
Director Lee Unkrich, Pete Docter
Where Purchased Target
Purchase Price $16.99
Purchase Date 9/17/2002
Suggested Retail Price $29.99
Release Date 9/17/2002
Year 2001
Category Comedy, Children/Family, Animation, Disney Animation, Computer Graphics, Monsters, Buddies
imdb.com User Rating 8.1
MPAA Rating G
Studio Buena Vista
Run Time 93 Minutes
Color/BW Color
Closed Caption Yes
Language English
Subtitles English
THX Certified N/A
Audio 5.1 Dolby Digital EX, THX
Production Notes Yes
Video Features 1.85:1, Anamorphic16x9, Full Frame
Title Released YES
Box Set/Special Edition Yes
Regionally Coded (Region 1)

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