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As any fans of Pixar’s films will know, their next feature will continue their recent spate of non-original films (this year’s Brave being the exception) with the upcoming prequel Monsters University. Details are predictably scarce, but a few new tidbits of information have slipped through the void, courtesy of an EW interview with Billy Crystal.

We already know the basic premise of Monsters University; if not from the title, then at least from the four teasers released in June. The film follows Mike Wazowski and James P. Sullivan before the events of 2001′s Monsters Inc. and how they went from insufferable enemies to inseparable friends. Crystal, who returns with John Goodman to the roles of Mike and Sully respectively, told EW:

“[Mike and Sully] end up in the same fraternity where they have this scare competition — like Greek Games in college. They have to mobilize a group, sort of like Revenge of the Nerds-monsters, »

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