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A tin one-man-band toy tries to escape a destructive baby.

Director:

John Lasseter

Writer:

John Lasseter (story)
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Won 1 Oscar. Another 3 wins. See more awards »

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Storyline

When a wind-up one-man band toy looks up and sees just how boisterous, BIG, and destructive the baby can be, he does everything he can to flee--even if it means hiding under the couch. But when the baby falls down and gets hurt, the tin toy has to decide on survival, or doing what a toy's got to do. Written by Kathy Li

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Certificate:

G | See all certifications »

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Official Sites:

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Country:

USA

Language:

English

Release Date:

30 December 1988 (USA) See more »

Also Known As:

Tin Toy See more »

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Box Office

Gross USA:

$123,967

Cumulative Worldwide Gross:

$123,967
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Sound Mix:

Stereo

Color:

Color

Aspect Ratio:

1.78 : 1
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Did You Know?

Trivia

Won the Academy Award for Best Animated Short, the first fully-CG film to do so. See more »

Goofs

The number of panes in the reflection of the window from Tin Toy is inconsistent with the number of panes in the shadow cast on the wooden floor. This was deliberate by the 3D modelers as they wanted a cartoon 'bubble'-like feel to the reflection on Tin Toy and not a realistic one. See more »

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Connections

Referenced in Buzz Lightyear of Star Command: NOS-4-A2 (2000) See more »

Soundtracks

The Stars and Stripes Forever
(uncredited)
Composed by John Philip Sousa
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The third short of Pixar!
17 May 2019 | by afonsobritofalvesSee all my reviews

Although the animation is a little weak, it's very good, the characters are super funny and the plot is very good. Highly recommend.


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