About

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 compete against two seasoned pros, McQueen gets to know the town's offbeat characters.

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Directed by

John Lasseter

Written by

Dan Fogelman (Screenplay)
Joe Ranft (Screenplay)
John Lasseter (Screenplay)
Kiel Murray (Screenplay)
Phil Lorin (Screenplay)
Jorgen Klubien (Screenplay)

Runtime

117 minutes

Country

United States of America

Language

English

Tagline

Ahhh... it's got that new movie smell.

Cast

Keywords

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Photos

Lists

Pixar feature films Disney

Awards

Oscar nomination for Best Animated Feature Film of the Year John Lasseter

Oscar nomination for Best Achievement in Music Written for Motion Pictures, Original Song Randy Newman