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John Ratzenberger Shares Exclusive Sneak Peek of Cars Land on ‘Cars 2’ 5-Disc Blu-ray Combo Pack

George Savvas

by , Director, Public Relations, Disneyland Resort

Disney•Pixar’s fast-action summer hit “Cars 2” comes home on Blu-ray Combo Pack, Blu-ray 3D (a first for a Pixar film), Movie Download and DVD today. One of the great bonus features on the 5-disc Blu-ray Combo Pack is a feature called “The Nuts and Bolts of ‘Cars Land,’” a behind-the-scenes sneak peek at the creation of Cars Land at Disney California Adventure park with prolific Pixar voice talent John Ratzenberger.

Pixar Voice Talent John Ratzenberger with Walt Disney Imagineer Kathy Mangum at Cars Land at Disney California Adventure Park

John, who was joined on the construction site by Imagineer Kathy Mangum, has the distinction of performing a role in every Pixar film to date. Can you name his character in the “Cars” films and one other?



Can’t wait for the Summer 2012 opening of Cars Land? Here’s a look at its progress so far:

Comments

  • Wasn’t he Mack McQueen’s Truck Driver, PT Flea in Bug’s Life, yeti in Monsters Inc., Moonfish in Finding Nemo, and Hamm in the Toy Stories?

  • John has voiced 9 characters for Pixar…

    Toy Story Trilogy: Hamm the Piggy Bank

    A Bugs Life: P.T. Flea

    Monster’s Inc: Yeti

    Finding Nemo: School of Moonfish

    The Incredibles: The Underminer

    Cars Films: Mack, Hamm (Toy Car Story), The Yetimobile (Monster Trucks Inc., and P.t. Flea (A Bug’s Life)

    Ratatouille: Mustafa the Waiter

    WALL-E: John

    Up: Tom The construction Guy

    (These are all from memory!)

    • Truly impressive!

  • And the construction foreman trying to get Carl Fredericksen’s house in “Up”, the Underminer from “The Incredibles”, one of Gusteau’s chefs from “Ratatouille”, one of the ship tourists finding love in “Wall-E”, and the bathhouse Foreman in the “Spirited Away” dub (also voice-directed by John Lasseter).
    …Oh, and he was also in the Hoth Rebel base in “The Empire Strikes Back”. 🙂

    • If I could give extra credit, I would!

  • I can name them all!

    Toy Story: Hamm

    A Bug’s Life: P.T. Flea

    Monsters Inc: The Abominable Snowman

    Finding Nemo: the school of fish

    The Incredibles: The Underminer

    Cars: Mack

    Ratatouille: The head waiter

    WALLE: John

    Up: The construction foreman

    I am SO excited for Cars Land! 🙂

  • Cars: Mack

    Toy Story: Ham

    Monster’s Inc: Abominable Snowman

    A bug’s life: P.T. flea

    Finding Nemo: The school of fish

    Ratatouille: The main waiter

    UP: The construction worker

    That’s all i really know

  • Thanks, I just purchased the 5 Disc 3D Bluray and didn’t have a chance to throw in Disc 2. Cant wait for Cars Land looks amazing!

  • Mack and the Yeti

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