Film Review #81 Toy Story 3Toy Story 3 (2010)More Like This
I was fortunate enough to be among the group of children who grew up with the Toy Story trilogy, most notably one of its human characters, Andy. When the first Toy Story came out in 1995, my cousins and I were roughly around Andy's age. By the time the third and supposedly final chapter of this series hits theatre in 2010, we were also in our college years. In the span of 15 years it took to tell these stories, not only has the toys grew on us but we had grown with them. Yes, I was a little bit sad when the end credits rolled in as it felt like a final farewell to some of the most memorable Pixar characters I had ever known. Rarely a third film in a series is just as good or better than its first two predecessors, but Toy Story 3 definitely earned its ranking place like The Lord of the Rings trilogy.
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