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Toy Story 3 (2010) Poster

(2010)

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Follows 

Toy Story (1995)
Toy Story 2 (1999)

Followed by 

Toy Story of Terror (2013) (TV Short)
Toy Story That Time Forgot (2014) (TV Short)
Toy Story 4 (2017)

Spin-off 

Toy Story 3: The Video Game (2010) (Video Game)

References 

King Kong (1933)
The shot of Big Baby reaching for Andy's toys over the edge of the sandbox resembles Kong reaching for Jack Driscoll over the cliffside.
The Wizard of Oz (1939)
The restoration area in the daycare where toys get repaired and re-stuffed mirrors the scene in the Emerald city when the characters first arrive.
The Adventures of Spin and Marty (1955) (TV Series)
In the home movie and photograph of Andy playing with his toys he wears a shirt with the logo of the "Triple R".
The Bridge on the River Kwai (1957)
The description of the things that will get toys put in "the box" is quoted almost verbatim.
Cool Hand Luke (1967)
Buzz Lightyear lists infractions that will cause a toy to "spend a night in the box".
Scooby Doo, Where Are You! (1969) (TV Series)
Mr. Potatohead says "I would've gotten away with it too, if it weren't for you meddling toys".
Happy Days (1974) (TV Series)
A character calls Woody "Potsie".
Buck Rogers in the 25th Century (1979) (TV Series)
Buck Rogers mentioned.
The Shining (1980)
License tag on garbage truck Sid drives is "RM237". In Stanley Kubrick's "The Shining", Room 237 is the room of horrors where Danny is attacked and Jack sees the horrific woman in the bathtub.
The Evil Dead (1981)
Lotso pulling Woody into the dumpster is a reference to a scene in "Evil Dead" when someone is pulled into a celler in a similar fashion. Source: Director's Commentary.
Star Wars: Episode VI - Return of the Jedi (1983)
When Big Baby throws Lotso into the dumpster, it mimics the "Return of the Jedi" scene in which Darth Vader throws the Emperor to his death.
The Adventures of André and Wally B. (1984) (Short)
Wally B. appears on Bonnie's backpack.
Ernest Goes to Camp (1987)
In the scenes that run during the closing credits, Slinky Dog says, "Golly Bob howdy!", which is a tribute to Jim Varney's most popular character, Earnest P. Worrell. The phrase was his trademark. Varney was the original voice of Slinky Dog. Slinky also said this line in the original Toy Story (1995), to which Woody responds, "Oh, shut up!"
My Neighbor Totoro (1988)
Totoro appears as a toy.
Tin Toy (1988) (Short)
Toys hiding under a cabinet in fear of approaching children.
Lethal Weapon 2 (1989)
The 1,2,3 scene
Parenthood (1989)
The final montage of Andy playing with his toys was inspired by a similar montage at the end of "Parenthood" of a family together (also set to a Randy Newman score.) Source: Director's commentary.
Jurassic Park (1993)
Rex's roar is a complete duplicate of the T- rex in the movie.
Toy Story (1995)
One-eyed Bart, "attack dog with built in force field", "dinosaur who eats force field dogs".
A Bug's Life (1998)
When Woody crawls out from the ceiling in the day care center over the Catepillar room, the letters ATTA can be seen on the wall. The name of the Princess in A Bug's Life.
Toy Story 2 (1999)
Evil Dr. Pork Chop, "death by monkeys".
Monsters, Inc. (2001)
When the toddlers are entering the classroom, a quick glimpse of Mary (aka Boo), the only human character in Monsters Inc., can be seen.
Finding Nemo (2003)
A toy resembling Mr. Ray is seen on a shelf, and Bonnie is wearing a Dory Band-Aid in one scene.
The Incredibles (2004)
The jet that Mr. Incredible flies in hangs from Andy's ceiling.
Cars (2006)
A toy resembling Lightning McQueen is seen in the background on the floor of the preschool, as well as "ReVolting" batteries in a scene.
WALL·E (2008)
Buy n' Large batteries are seen inside Buzz Lightyear when his battery compartment is opened up..
Cars 2 (2011)
A poster featuring an Aston Martin DB7 can be seen on the wall in Andy's room, a car which would later become the basis for the character Finn McMissile in Cars 2. Both films were in production at the same time, even though Cars 2 was released after Toy Story 3.

Referenced in 

Up (2009)
Lots-o'-Huggin' Bear appears next to the little girl's bed when Carl's house floats past her window.
The Rotten Tomatoes Show: The Ugly Truth/G-Force/Orphan (2009) (TV Episode)
Ellen says the preview for the latest Toy Story movie used 3D better than "G-Force"
Richard Roeper & the Movies: Report Card: First Quarter of 2010 (2010) (TV Episode)
Roeper says he will have seen this movie by his next Movie Report
10 Things I Hate About You: Meat Is Murder (2010) (TV Episode)
Bianca says that Cameron is "counting down the days until 'Toy Story 3' comes out."
The Tonight Show with Jay Leno: Episode #18.74 (2010) (TV Episode)
Jay says the film is about the toys trying to reunite with the Chinese children who made them
Bum Reviews: Toy Story 3 (2010) (TV Episode)
movie is reviewed
The Tonight Show with Jay Leno: Episode #18.76 (2010) (TV Episode)
Jay mentions that the film grossed $109 million in its first weekend
The Rotten Tomatoes Show: Despicable Me/The Kids Are All Right (2010) (TV Episode)
Brett says "Will [Despicable Me] remind you of Toy Story 3?"
Hewy's Animated Movie Reviews: Despicable Me (2010) (TV Episode)
Hewy says "Despicable Me" is not as good as this movie
Hewy's Animated Movie Reviews: The Top 11 Tear Jerking Songs in an Animated Feature (2010) (TV Episode)
The Film Buff mentions the movie while discussing "Toy Story 2"
Who Wants to Be a Millionaire: Episode #9.5 (2010) (TV Episode)
Subject of a $500 question
Community: Anthropology 101 (2010) (TV Episode)
Pierce asks the members of the study group if they have seen "Toy Story 3."
Mad: Star Blecch/uGlee (2010) (TV Episode)
One skit features the rejected toys from this movie.
MovieSense TV: Toy Story 3 (2010) (TV Episode)
the film of this episode's topic.
The Big Bang Theory: The Apology Insufficiency (2010) (TV Episode)
Raj mentons the movie by name.
Anthony and Son (2010) (TV Series)
A fake blooper reel of scenes in the film
Special Collector's Edition: Hook (2010) (TV Episode)
Appears on the list of DVD releases of November/December.
The Office: Classy Christmas (2010) (TV Episode)
Holly, commenting on her Sheriff Woody doll, remarks that she and A.J. watched all three "Toy Story" movies in one day.
Conan: A Quantum of Kwanzaa (2010) (TV Episode)
While interviewing announcer and actress Kristen Schaal, Conan O'Brien mentions this movie. Announcer and actress Kristen Schaal also mentions this movie while being interviewed by Conan O'Brien
Midnight Movie Review: The Great 2010 Review (2010) (TV Episode)
mentioned and shown in overview on 2010.
The Big Fat Quiz of the Year (2011) (TV Movie)
Referenced by name
The Greatest Movie Ever Sold (2011)
Movie advertised on a billboard.
Some Jerk with a Camera: The Country Bears (2011) (TV Episode)
Jerk says that the idea of a talking dinosaur is stupid right in front of a poster of Rex.
Saturday Night Live: Dana Carvey/Linkin Park (2011) (TV Episode)
Discussed by Wayne and Garth in their Oscar preview
The Tonight Show with Jay Leno: Episode #19.88 (2011) (TV Episode)
Mark Wahlberg asks the audience if they cried at the film
The Tonight Show with Jay Leno: Episode #19.101 (2011) (TV Episode)
Jackson Murphy says the film is a lock to win Best Animated Picture
The Simpsons: A Midsummer's Nice Dream (2011) (TV Episode)
Lots-o'-Huggin' Bear seen
The Tonight Show with Jay Leno: Episode #19.109 (2011) (TV Episode)
Matthew McConaughey says his son watches the film all the time
The Tonight Show with Jay Leno: Episode #19.112 (2011) (TV Episode)
Lisa Lampanelli says Kate Gosselin has had more kids in her than a noontime showing of the film
Nurse Jackie: Mitten (2011) (TV Episode)
mentioned by Jackie
Midnight in Paris (2011)
Poster seen at cinema in opening montage
Friends with Benefits (2011)
A poster is seen at the Disney Store in Times Square.
Hewy's Animated Movie Reviews: Cars 2 (2011) (TV Episode)
Hewy: "But to be sure, coming off of the epicness of Toy Story 3"
Conan: Cut, Cap, Balance, and Boogie (2011) (TV Episode)
Brian Posehn says: 'Pott and my weiner are like Buzz and Woody from Toy Story 3'
Jensen & Jensen (2011)
Woody appears in the movie
Mad: Dances with Wolverine: A Footloose Parody/Tater Tots & Tiaras (2011) (TV Episode)
Ken & Barbie as the other judges for the Little Miss Fancy Lady Pageant contest.
Natholdet - med Anders Breinholt: Jørgen Fonemy SPECIAL (2011) (TV Episode)
DVD case is seen
Bum Reviews: The Muppets (2011) (TV Episode)
"That's right, audience! It's 'Toy Story 3' all over again!"
Mad: FROST/Undercover Claus (2011) (TV Episode)
Bonnie was mentioned in the FROST skit.
AniMat's Reviews: Arthur Christmas (2011) (TV Episode)
AniMat says he hasn't seen such great texture in an animated film since this film.
Below the Line (2011)
Sound Guy mentions Toy Story 3
AniMat's Reviews: Rise of the Guardians (2012) (TV Episode)
AniMat says Toy Story 3 was the last animated film that made him look back at his childhood in a way like Rise of the Guardians.
Animation Lookback: Pixar Animation Studios Part 2 (2013) (TV Episode)
Toy Story and Toy Story 2 were re-released in 3D to hype people up for the third film.
Parks and Recreation: Swing Vote (2013) (TV Episode)
Leslie says that the mini-golf course is "like the 'Toy Story 3' of places."
AniMat's Classic Reviews: My Neighbor Totoro (2013) (TV Episode)
Totoro's cameo in this film is mentioned.
AniMat's Reviews: Monsters University (2013) (TV Episode)
AniMat warns people not to expect Monsters University to be like this Pixar film.
Nostalgia Critic: Les Misérables: Musical Review (2013) (TV Episode)
"There's even some people who didn't like Toy Story 3."
Bad Education: Funeral (2013) (TV Episode)
Mitchell cried when Andy went away to college.
AniMat's Classic Reviews: Waltz with Bashir (2013) (TV Episode)
After reviewing Waltz with Bashir, AniMat says he hasn't given a 10 out of 10 score since reviewing this film.
Twisted: The Untold Story of a Royal Vizier (2013)
Exports from the kingdom of Pik-zahr include toys.
Enlisted: Randy Get Your Gun (2014) (TV Episode)
Mentioned in dialogue
Troldspejlet: Episode #51.7 (2014) (TV Episode)
Christopher H. Andersen looks at Barbie dolls in the segment 'Legetøjszonen', mentioning the film
JonTron: Foodfight! (2014) (TV Episode)
Jon wonders if this film follows "Toy Story rules."
The Big Bang Theory: The Proton Transmogrification (2014) (TV Episode)
Leonard and Penny talk about the movie.
Awkward.: After Hours (2014) (TV Episode)
Jake watches an online porno movie named "Sex Toy Story 3" on his laptop

Featured in 

The Rotten Tomatoes Show: Couples Retreat/Bronson/An Education (2009) (TV Episode)
Ellen reviews the trailer in the Anticipatron.
Angela and Friends: Episode #1.39 (2010) (TV Episode)
Trailer shown.
Leo Little's Big Show: Toy Story & Toy Story 2 (2010) (TV Episode)
features movie footage
RTL Boulevard: Episode #10.170 (2010) (TV Episode)
Clips of the film are shown
Late Show with David Letterman: Michael Keaton/Jenna Fischer (2010) (TV Episode)
Promotional excerpt showed during interview with Michael Keaton - Ken is about to give a tour, and meets Barbie for the first time.
Late Show with David Letterman: Don Rickles/Piedmont Bird Callers/John Prine with Yim Yames (2010) (TV Episode)
Promotional excerpt showed during interview with Don Rickles
The Tonight Show with Jay Leno: Episode #18.68 (2010) (TV Episode)
a clip from the film starring Tim Allen is shown
Richard Roeper & the Movies: Toy Story 3 (2010) (TV Episode)
Reviewed, clips shown
The Rotten Tomatoes Show: Toy Story 3/Cyrus/Jonah Hex (2010) (TV Episode)
Footage shown during review
Hewy's Animated Movie Reviews: Toy Story 3 (2010) (TV Episode)
Clips shown, main subject of review.
Richard Roeper & the Movies: Halftime Report: The Best and Worst of 2010 (2010) (TV Episode)
Roeper's Best Movie of 2010 so far
Breakfast: Episode dated 16 July 2010 (2010) (TV Episode)
Clip shown to introduce today's special guests Darla Anderson and Lee Unkrich.
Scream Awards 2010 (2010) (TV Movie)
Clips featured.
Toy Story 3: The Gang's All Here (2010) (Video)
clips
Maltin on Movies: Due Date (2010) (TV Episode)
Movie reviewed in this episode.
At the Movies: Summer Special 2010/11 (2010) (TV Episode)
Clips shown in a discussion on animated movies and when Margaret Pomeranz names this movie among her favourites of 2010.
Hollywood's Top Ten: Grin and Bear It (2010) (TV Episode)
#3
The Nostalgia Chick: Dreamworks Vs. Disney: Dualing (2010) (TV Episode)
Clips shown.
AniMat's Reviews: Toy Story 3 (2010) (TV Episode)
Reviewed, clips shown.
The 37th Annual People's Choice Awards (2011) (TV Special)
a clip is shown of the nominee for Favorite Movie
The 83rd Annual Academy Awards (2011) (TV Special)
nominee clips
The 2011 Comedy Awards (2011)
clip shown: award nominee
Brows Held High: Alice (2011) (TV Episode)
The scene Buzz being attacked by a child
2011 MTV Movie Awards (2011) (TV Special)
Clips shown during award nominations
Animation Lookback: Top 10 Best Animated Sequels (2011) (TV Episode)
Ranked at number 1.
Great Movie Mistakes III: Not in 3D (2011) (TV Movie)
Clips of mistakes shown
Animation Lookback: Pixar Animation Studios Part 1 (2012) (TV Episode)
The first story idea for Toy Story involed a preschool, which was later utilised in the third film. Clip shown.
Inside Pixar (2013) (TV Movie)
Short clips shown
Animation Lookback: Top 10 OTHER Disney Villains (2013) (TV Episode)
Lots-o'-Huggin' Bear is ranked at number 9.
Nostalgia Critic: When Is a Movie Just a Movie? (2014) (TV Episode)
clip shown
Nostalgia Critic: The Princess Diaries 2: Royal Engagement (2014) (TV Episode)
Critic can't believe the same company that made this also made Princess Diaries 2

Spoofs 

Wayne's World (1992)
When Ken first meets Barbie, the speed slows down, and "dream weaver" plays.
Mission: Impossible (1996)
When Woody drops from the tree he is temporarily suspended inches from the ground.
Ocean's Eleven (2001)
Listing all the obstacles that prevent the accomplishment of the mission.

Spoofed in 

Robot Chicken: Kramer Vs. Showgirls (2011) (TV Episode)
In "Toy Story 4," Andy returns from college and is reunited with his toys.
How It Should Have Ended: The Best Picture Summary 2011 (2011) (TV Episode)
Best Picture parody
Mad: The Buzz Identity/Two and a Half Man (2011) (TV Episode)
The scene which parodies Buzz Lightyear gets his inside switch resetted.
How It Should Have Ended: How Toy Story 3 Should Have Ended (2011) (TV Episode)
Alternate Ending parody

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