Cars 2 (2011)

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Cars 2 is a 2011 American computer-animated action-adventure comedy film produced by Pixar Animation Studios for Walt Disney Pictures. It is the sequel to 2006's Cars, and features the voices of Owen Wilson, Larry the Cable Guy, Michael Caine, Emily Mortimer, John Turturro, and Eddie Izzard. In the film, race car Lightning McQueen and tow truck Mater head to Japan and Europe to compete in the World Grand Prix, but Mater becomes sidetracked with international espionage.[3][4][5] The film was directed by John Lasseter, written by Ben Queen, and produced by Denise Ream.[4][5][6]

Cars 2 was released in the United States on June 24, 2011. The film was presented in Disney Digital 3D and IMAX 3D, as well as traditional two-dimensional and IMAX formats.[7] The film was first announced in 2008, alongside Up, Newt, and Brave, and it is the 12th animated film from the studio.[8][9] It received mixed reviews from critics and grossed $562 million worldwide. [10] A sequel, Cars 3, was released on June 16, 2017.
Directed byJohn Lasseter
Produced byDenise Ream
Screenplay byBen Queen
Story byJohn Lasseter
Brad Lewis
Dan Fogelman
StarringOwen Wilson
Larry the Cable Guy
Michael Caine
Emily Mortimer
John Turturro
Eddie Izzard
Music byMichael Giacchino
CinematographyJeremy Lasky
Sharon Calahan
Edited byStephen Schaffer
Distributed byWalt Disney Studios
Motion Pictures
Release date
  • June 18, 2011 (Hollywood)
  • June 24, 2011 (United States)
Running time
106 minutes
CountryUnited States
Budget$200 million[1]
Box office$562.1 million