Toy Story 2

Episode #23March. 6, 2017 47m 25s Download
In this episode: TJ Draper and Joe Darnell

Woody and Buzz are back! Join TJ and Joe to discuss this 1999 digitally animated classic and learn why it's an even better film than its predecessor.

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Film Statistics

  • Release Date: November 19, 1999
  • Director: John Lasseter
  • Production Budget: $90 million
  • World Wide Gross: $497.3

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Storyline

While Andy is away at summer camp Woody has been toynapped by Al McWiggin, a greedy collector and proprietor of “Al’s Toy Barn”! In their all-out rescue mission, Buzz and his friends Mr. Potato Head, Slinky Dog, Rex and Hamm the piggy bank spring into action to rescue Woody from ending up as a museum piece. They must find a way to save him before he gets sold in Japan forever or they’ll never see him again!

Toy Story 2 Review by Roger Ebert

I forgot something about toys a long time ago, and "Toy Story 2'' reminded me. It involves the love, pity and guilt that a child feels for a favorite toy.

Toy Story 2 Trailer

While Andy is away at summer camp Woody has been toynapped by Al McWiggin, a greedy collector and proprietor of "Al's Toy Barn"! In this all-out rescue mission, Buzz and his friends Mr. Potato Head, Slinky Dog, Rex and Hamm springs into action to rescue Woody from winding up as a museum piece. They must find a way to save him before he gets sold in Japan forever and they'll never see him again!

Toy Story 2 — IMDb

When Woody is stolen by a toy collector, Buzz and his friends vow to rescue him, but Woody finds the idea of immortality in a museum tempting.

Toy Story 2 — Rotten Tomatoes

Critics Consensus: The rare sequel that arguably improves on its predecessor, Toy Story 2 uses inventive storytelling, gorgeous animation, and a talented cast to deliver another rich moviegoing experience for all ages.

Toy Story 2 — Box Office Mojo

Domestic Total Gross: $245,852,179 Domestic Lifetime Gross: $245,852,179 Distributor: Buena Vista Release Date: November 19, 1999 Genre: Animation Runtime: 1 hrs. 32 min. MPAA Rating: G Production Budget: $90 million