So Sunday 17th July 2011 was a date to put into the diaries as it was the UK premiere of Disney Pixar's Cars 2. The newest sequel to be released from the studio who just gave us Toy Story 3 and are due to release Monsters University. The film stars Owen Wilson, Larry the Cable Guy, Michael Caine, Emily Mortimer and Jason Issacs.
With Toy Story becoming the latest box office smash, we look at what has made Pixar so successful over the last 15 years
Toy Story 3 has become the highest earning animated film at the UK box office, beating the previous record held by Shrek 2. The Pixar film has amassed a huge taking of £51 million in just three weeks, compared to the £48 million made by the DreamWorks sequel released in 2004