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Born: January 12, 1957 Cause of Death:
Birth Place: Hollywood, California, USA Profession: Producer ...
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Director (feature film)

1.
Cars 2 (2011)
2.
Ponyo (2008)
Ponyo is a mischievous and adventurous little goldfish, who drifts away from the undersea home she shares with her father, the wizard Fujimoto, and hundreds of little sisters. Far from her home, she meets Sosuke, a 5-year-old boy who lives by the sea with his mother Lisa. Sosuke gently cares for his
3.
Cars (2006) as Director
Lightning McQueen, a hotshot rookie race car driven to succeed, discovers that life is about the journey, not the finish line, when he finds himself unexpectedly detoured in the sleepy Route 66 town of Radiator Springs. On route across the country to the big Piston Cup Championship in California to
4.
Toy Story 2 (1999) as Director
The adventures of toys Woody and Buzz Lightyear continue when their owner Andy goes off to summer camp, leaving them to their own devices. Things take a bad turn when an obsessive toy collector kidnaps Woody because he is a highly valuable collector's item. Buzz Lightyear, Mr. Potato Head, Slinky Do
5.
Bug's Life, A (1998) as Director
A colony of ants is threatened by a gang of grass hoppers led by the evil Hopper. Flik, a common ant and a misfit, has an uncommon vision when he tries to rise to heroic proportions by enlisting a band of circus fleas to help him defend his colony from the grasshoppers.
6.
Toy Story (1995) as Director
Woody, a traditional pull-string talking cowboy, has long enjoyed a place of honor as the favorite among six-year-old Andy's menagerie of toys. Quick to calm their anxieties about being replaced by newer arrivals, Woody finds his own confidence shaken, and his status as top toy in jeopardy, upon the
7.
Luxo Jr. in "Surprise" and "Light & Heavy" (1991) as Co-Director
These two films were designed to give a clear understanding of the words "light", "heavy" and "surprise".
8.
Knickknack (1989) as Director
9.
Tin Toy (1988) as Director
A tin toy has its first encounter with a human baby.
10.
Red's Dream (1987) as Director
11.
Luxo Jr. (1986) as Director

Cast (feature film)

12.
Boys: The Sherman Brothers' Story, The (2009)
Explores Robert B. Sherman & Richard M. Sherman, the Academy Award and Grammy-winning songwriters.
13.
Fog City Mavericks (2007)
Chronicles the past forty years of the lives and work of the Bay Area's best-known filmmakers.
14.
Pixar Story, The (2007)
Traces the story of the meteoric rise of Pixar Animation Studios as the pioneer and leader in the computer animation industry.
15.
Hand Behind the Mouse: The Ub Iwerks Story, The (1999)
A look at the life of animation innovator Ub Iwerks, creator of the Mickey Mouse character. Iwerks' contribution to the history of animation and film is examined through interviews with fellow animators Chuck Jones and film historian Leonard Maltin. Born to a poor family in Kansas City, Iwerks met c
16.
Toy Story 2 (1999) as Additional Voices
The adventures of toys Woody and Buzz Lightyear continue when their owner Andy goes off to summer camp, leaving them to their own devices. Things take a bad turn when an obsessive toy collector kidnaps Woody because he is a highly valuable collector's item. Buzz Lightyear, Mr. Potato Head, Slinky Do
17.
Bug's Life, A (1998) as Additional Voice (Post-Production)
A colony of ants is threatened by a gang of grass hoppers led by the evil Hopper. Flik, a common ant and a misfit, has an uncommon vision when he tries to rise to heroic proportions by enlisting a band of circus fleas to help him defend his colony from the grasshoppers.

Writer (feature film)

18.
Planes (2013)
19.
Cars 2 (2011)
20.
Cars 2 (2011)
21.
Toy Story 3 (2010)
Woody, Buzz, and all of Andy's loyal toys have spent their whole lives with him. But Andy has grown up and now it's time for him to leave home and go to university, so the toys are packed away. By mistake, the boxes they are in are sent to a nursery school. At first, the toys think that their new ho
22.
Cars (2006)
Lightning McQueen, a hotshot rookie race car driven to succeed, discovers that life is about the journey, not the finish line, when he finds himself unexpectedly detoured in the sleepy Route 66 town of Radiator Springs. On route across the country to the big Piston Cup Championship in California to
23.
Cars (2006)
Lightning McQueen, a hotshot rookie race car driven to succeed, discovers that life is about the journey, not the finish line, when he finds himself unexpectedly detoured in the sleepy Route 66 town of Radiator Springs. On route across the country to the big Piston Cup Championship in California to
24.
Toy Story 2 (1999) as Characters As Source Material
The adventures of toys Woody and Buzz Lightyear continue when their owner Andy goes off to summer camp, leaving them to their own devices. Things take a bad turn when an obsessive toy collector kidnaps Woody because he is a highly valuable collector's item. Buzz Lightyear, Mr. Potato Head, Slinky Do
25.
Toy Story 2 (1999) as From Story
The adventures of toys Woody and Buzz Lightyear continue when their owner Andy goes off to summer camp, leaving them to their own devices. Things take a bad turn when an obsessive toy collector kidnaps Woody because he is a highly valuable collector's item. Buzz Lightyear, Mr. Potato Head, Slinky Do
26.
Bug's Life, A (1998) as Original Story
A colony of ants is threatened by a gang of grass hoppers led by the evil Hopper. Flik, a common ant and a misfit, has an uncommon vision when he tries to rise to heroic proportions by enlisting a band of circus fleas to help him defend his colony from the grasshoppers.
27.
Toy Story (1995) as Original Story
Woody, a traditional pull-string talking cowboy, has long enjoyed a place of honor as the favorite among six-year-old Andy's menagerie of toys. Quick to calm their anxieties about being replaced by newer arrivals, Woody finds his own confidence shaken, and his status as top toy in jeopardy, upon the
28.
Tin Toy (1988) as Screenwriter
A tin toy has its first encounter with a human baby.
29.
Red's Dream (1987) as Screenwriter

Producer (feature film)

31.
34.
Monsters University (2013)
Mike Wazowski and James P. Sullivan are an inseparable pair, but that wasn't always the case. When these two mismatched monsters met they couldn't stand each other. This is the story of how Mike and Sulley overcame their differences and became the best of friends.
35.
Frozen (2013)
Fearless optimist Anna sets off on an epic journey-teaming up with rugged mountain man Kristoff and his loyal reindeer Sven-to find her sister Elsa, whose icy powers have trapped the kingdom of Arendelle in eternal winter. Encountering Everest-like conditions, mystical trolls and a hilarious snowman
36.
Monsters University (2013)
Mike Wazowski and James P. Sullivan are an inseparable pair, but that wasn't always the case. When these two mismatched monsters met they couldn't stand each other. This is the story of how Mike and Sulley overcame their differences and became the best of friends.
37.
Planes (2013)
38.
Planes (2013)
39.
Brave (2012)
Since ancient times, stories of epic battles and mystical legends have been passed through the generations across the rugged and mysterious Highlands of Scotland. Merida is a skilled archer and impetuous daughter of King Fergus and Queen Elinor. Determined to carve her own path in life, Merida defie
40.
Brave (2012)
Since ancient times, stories of epic battles and mystical legends have been passed through the generations across the rugged and mysterious Highlands of Scotland. Merida is a skilled archer and impetuous daughter of King Fergus and Queen Elinor. Determined to carve her own path in life, Merida defie
41.
Wreck-It Ralph (2012)
Wreck-It Ralph is an obsolete video game character who longs to be as beloved as his game's perfect Good Guy, Fix-It Felix. When a modern, first-person shooter game arrives featuring tough-as-nails Sergeant Calhoun, Ralph sneaks into the game with the hopes of winning a medal and proving his herois
42.
Cars 2 (2011)
43.
Winnie the Pooh (2011)
In this original movie, Winnie the Pooh, the beloved bear, and his silly but steadfast friends are reunited for a new adventure. When sad, old Eeyore loses his tail, Owl sends the whole gang - Pooh, Tigger, Rabbit, Piglet, Kanga, and Roo - on a wild journey to help Eeyore and save Christopher Robin
44.
Tangled (2010)
When the kingdom's most wanted-and most charming-bandit, Flynn Rider, hides out in a mysterious tower, he's taken hostage by Rapunzel, a beautiful and feisty tower-bound teen with 70 feet of magical, golden hair. Flynn's curious captor, who's looking for her ticket out of the tower where she's been
45.
Toy Story 3 (2010)
Woody, Buzz, and all of Andy's loyal toys have spent their whole lives with him. But Andy has grown up and now it's time for him to leave home and go to university, so the toys are packed away. By mistake, the boxes they are in are sent to a nursery school. At first, the toys think that their new ho
46.
Toy Story 3 (2010)
Woody, Buzz, and all of Andy's loyal toys have spent their whole lives with him. But Andy has grown up and now it's time for him to leave home and go to university, so the toys are packed away. By mistake, the boxes they are in are sent to a nursery school. At first, the toys think that their new ho
47.
Tangled (2010)
When the kingdom's most wanted-and most charming-bandit, Flynn Rider, hides out in a mysterious tower, he's taken hostage by Rapunzel, a beautiful and feisty tower-bound teen with 70 feet of magical, golden hair. Flynn's curious captor, who's looking for her ticket out of the tower where she's been
48.
Up (2009)
Carl Fredricksen is a 78-year-old balloon salesman who finally fulfills his lifelong dream of a great adventure when he ties thousands of balloons to his house and flies away to the wilds of South America. But he discovers all too late that his biggest nightmare has stowed away on the trip - an over
49.
Princess and the Frog, The (2009)
From the city of New Orleans comes a modern twist on a classic tale, featuring a beautiful girl named Tiana, a frog prince who desperately wants to be human again and a fateful kiss that leads them both on an adventure through the mystical bayous of Louisiana.
50.
Up (2009)
Carl Fredricksen is a 78-year-old balloon salesman who finally fulfills his lifelong dream of a great adventure when he ties thousands of balloons to his house and flies away to the wilds of South America. But he discovers all too late that his biggest nightmare has stowed away on the trip - an over
51.
WALL-E (2008)
After hundreds of lonely years of doing what he was built for, Wall-E (short for Waste Allocation Load Lifter Earth-Class) discovers a new purpose in life (besides collecting knick-knacks) when he meets a sleek search robot named Eve. Eve comes to realize that Wall-E has inadvertently stumbled upon
52.
Tinker Bell (2008)
In a land of adventure and mystery, Tinker Bell and her four best fairy friends turn winter into spring and, with the power of faith, trust and a little bit of pixie dust, learn the importance of being true to oneself.
53.
Bolt (2008)
For super-dog Bolt, every day is filled with adventure, danger and intrigue--at least until the cameras stop rolling. When the star of a hit TV show is accidentally shipped from his Hollywood soundstage to New York City, he begins his biggest adventure yet--a cross-country journey through the real w
54.
WALL-E (2008)
After hundreds of lonely years of doing what he was built for, Wall-E (short for Waste Allocation Load Lifter Earth-Class) discovers a new purpose in life (besides collecting knick-knacks) when he meets a sleek search robot named Eve. Eve comes to realize that Wall-E has inadvertently stumbled upon
55.
Ponyo (2008)
Ponyo is a mischievous and adventurous little goldfish, who drifts away from the undersea home she shares with her father, the wizard Fujimoto, and hundreds of little sisters. Far from her home, she meets Sosuke, a 5-year-old boy who lives by the sea with his mother Lisa. Sosuke gently cares for his
56.
Meet the Robinsons (2007)
Lewis is a boy genius with a love of gizmos and gadgets and an undying hope of finding the family he never knew. But Lewis' journey is about to take him to a place even he couldn't have imagined, a place where the impossible no longer exists: the future. When Lewis encounters a mysterious stranger n
57.
Ratatouille (2007)
A rat named Remy dares to dream the impossible dream of becoming a gourmet chef in a five-star French restaurant. Together with a down-and-out garbage boy named Linguini, the pair carves their own imaginative path to becoming the greatest chef in Paris. All his life, Remy has had a gifted sense of s
58.
Howl's Moving Castle (2004) as Executive Producer (Usa)
Sophie, a diligent teenage girl working in her family''s hat shop, finds her life thrown into turmoil when she is literally swept off her feet by a handsome-but-mysterious wizard named Howl. This innocent encounter engages the vain and conniving Witch of the Waste, who transforms into a 90-year-old woman. Sophie''s efforts to break the curse bring her to Howl''s magical moving castle, where she befriends Markl, Howl''s apprentice, and the hot-headed fire demon Calcifer. Her love and support have a major impact on Howl, who can be maddeningly self-indulgent and singularly noble: He defies royal orders to participate in a meaningless war and risks his life to bring peace to the kingdom.
59.
The Incredibles (2004) as Executive Producer
Once one of the world's top masked crime-fighters, Bob Parr - known to all as "Mr. Incredible" - fought evil and saved lives on a daily basis. But now, fifteen years later, Bob and his wife - a famous superhero in her own right - have adopted civilian identities and retreated to the suburbs to live
60.
Finding Nemo (2003) as Executive Producer
Life along the Great Barrier Reef is full of dangers when you are a tiny clown fish. And for Marlin, a single parent determined to protect his only son Nemo, there are constant fears and anxieties. When, on his first day of school, Nemo defies his father and swims off alone to investigate a boat, he
61.
Spirited Away (2002) as Executive Producer (Usa Release)
A young girl escapes her family to a world of witches and monsters.
62.
Monsters, Inc. (2001) as Executive Producer
Monsters, Inc. is the largest scare factory in the monster world and the top kid Scarer is James "Sully" Sullivan, a huge intimidating monster with blue fur, large purple spots and horns. His Scare Assistant, best friend and roommate is Mike Wazowski, a lime green, opinionated, fiesty, one-eyed mons
63.
Luxo Jr. (1986) as Producer

Animation (feature film)

64.
Toy Story (1995) as Modeling & Animation System Development
Woody, a traditional pull-string talking cowboy, has long enjoyed a place of honor as the favorite among six-year-old Andy's menagerie of toys. Quick to calm their anxieties about being replaced by newer arrivals, Woody finds his own confidence shaken, and his status as top toy in jeopardy, upon the
65.
Luxo Jr. in "Surprise" and "Light & Heavy" (1991) as Animation
These two films were designed to give a clear understanding of the words "light", "heavy" and "surprise".
66.
Tin Toy (1988) as Animator
A tin toy has its first encounter with a human baby.
67.
Red's Dream (1987) as Animator
68.
Young Sherlock Holmes (1985) as Computer Animation Group
Young John Watson is shipped off to boarding school and meets up with the brilliantly bizarre Sherlock Holmes. The two boys strike up a friendship and promptly become involved in the investigation of a number of mysterious murders. When their curiosity gets them into trouble with a dangerous religious cult, Watson and Holmes must struggle to avoid capture while attempting to notify the authorities.

Visual Effects (feature film)

69.
Tin Toy (1988) as Modeling
A tin toy has its first encounter with a human baby.

Sound (feature film)

70.
Cars 2 (2011)

Misc. Crew (feature film)

71.
Frozen (2013)
Fearless optimist Anna sets off on an epic journey-teaming up with rugged mountain man Kristoff and his loyal reindeer Sven-to find her sister Elsa, whose icy powers have trapped the kingdom of Arendelle in eternal winter. Encountering Everest-like conditions, mystical trolls and a hilarious snowman
72.
Wreck-It Ralph (2012)
Wreck-It Ralph is an obsolete video game character who longs to be as beloved as his game's perfect Good Guy, Fix-It Felix. When a modern, first-person shooter game arrives featuring tough-as-nails Sergeant Calhoun, Ralph sneaks into the game with the hopes of winning a medal and proving his herois
73.
Winnie the Pooh (2011)
In this original movie, Winnie the Pooh, the beloved bear, and his silly but steadfast friends are reunited for a new adventure. When sad, old Eeyore loses his tail, Owl sends the whole gang - Pooh, Tigger, Rabbit, Piglet, Kanga, and Roo - on a wild journey to help Eeyore and save Christopher Robin

Cast (special)

75.
Mr. Warmth: The Don Rickles Project (2007)
A portrait of comedian Don Rickles who continues to entertain us at age 81.
76.
Inside Reel: Digital Filmmaking, The (2001)
A look at the technical revolution in filmmaking. Segments include: "Digital Visual Effects," "Synthespians" and "Digital Projection."
77.
Disney's California Adventure Special (2001)
Richard Kind and Barry Bostwick arrive at Disney's California Adventure looking for Michael Eisner, whom they believe invited them to tour the Park. They visit various attractions at Disney's California Adventure: Grizzly River Run white water raft ride, the Soarin' Over California simulated hang-gl
78.
Walt: The Man Behind the Myth (2001) as Interviewee
Documentary profile of Walt Disney to commemorate the 100th anniversary of his birth in 2001. The program reveals the story of many Disney innovations, including the first Disney cartoon with sound ("Steamboat Willie"), the first cartoon in color ("Flowers and Trees"), and the story behind the mammo
79.
Tim Burton: Trick or Treat (2001) as Interviewee
Profile of director Tim Burton.
80.
Chuck Jones: Extremes and In-Betweens -- A Life in Animation (2000) as Interviewee
Documentary about Chuck Jones, the creator of animated characters Bugs Bunny, Daffy Duck, Wile E. Coyote, the Road Runner and other "Toons."
81.
Beatles Revolution, The (2000) as Interviewee
Documentary that examines how much of the world we know in 2000 was inspired by ideas the Beatles popularized during the six years they commanded the world's attention. The special is also a portrait of today's heroes, who talk about the influence the band had on them as individuals.

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