Since its inception, Pixar Animation Studios has revolutionized the cartoon industry, turning computer-animated films into a form of artistry that has captured our imaginations while earning billions of dollars for the company and new owner Disney.
We've gathered some of the more interesting, and often crazy or funny, facts and behind the scene stories revealing this great company and its beloved films.
Toy Story was released in 1993 and has gone on to become one of the most highly profitable film franchises of all time.
Executives for the company almost didn't allow the film to be released. They believed Woody was a "sarcastic jerk" who would alienate viewers and lead to poor box office sales. Today, Woody is one of the most beloved characters in the company's vault.