After Nurses George and A.J. of the Shady Oaks Retirement Village witness Carl leaving with his house towed by balloons, other senior citizens around the city are inspired to make their own "escapes", much to George and A.J.'s chagrin.
A.J. Riebli III,
A routine tow lands Mater in Tokyo, where he is challenged to a drift-style race against a nefarious gang leader and his posse of ninjas. With the help of his friend, 'Dragon' Lightning McQueen, and some special modifications, Mater attempts to drift to victory and become 'Tow-ke-O Mater, King of all Drifters.'
A fable of a young boy who is coming of age in the most peculiar of circumstances. Tonight is the very first time his Papa and Grandpa are taking him to work. In an old wooden boat they row... See full summary »
Normally, I'm not a huge fan of DVD extras. I have yet to even OPEN the "Empire of Dreams DVD" from the Star Wars box set. But Pixar films are exceptional in so many ways, and Extras is just another. This short is on Disc 2 under "Top Secret". most people only watched "Jack-Jack Attack" on Disc 2; Well, pop it out again to join Frozone and Mr. Incredible as they watch a crappy Saturday morning cartoon based on their adventures. There's "Clutch Cargo" style animation and the antics of Mr. Skiperdoo - the "and Pals" of the title. The best part is the Commentary track featuring the "Real" Frozone and Mr. Incredible, who've never seen this before, and Frozone is quite outraged at the implicit race issues. A minor classic.
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