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WALL·E (2008)

G  |   |  Animation, Adventure, Family  |  27 June 2008 (USA)
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In the distant future, a small waste collecting robot inadvertently embarks on a space journey that will ultimately decide the fate of mankind.



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Cast overview, first billed only:
WALL·E / M-O / Robots (voice)
EVE (voice)
Captain (voice)
MacInTalk ...
AUTO (voice)
John (voice)
Mary (voice)
Ship's Computer (voice)
Steward Bots (voice)
Forthright's Advisor (voice)
Axiom Passenger #3 (voice)
Lifeguard Bot (voice)
Axiom Passenger #12 (voice)
Donald Fullilove ...
Axiom Passenger #7 (voice) (as Don Fullilove)


In a distant, but not so unrealistic, future where mankind has abandoned earth because it has become covered with trash from products sold by the powerful multi-national Buy N Large corporation, WALL-E, a garbage collecting robot has been left to clean up the mess. Mesmerized with trinkets of Earth's history and show tunes, WALL-E is alone on Earth except for a sprightly pet cockroach. One day, EVE, a sleek (and dangerous) reconnaissance robot, is sent to Earth to find proof that life is once again sustainable. WALL-E falls in love with EVE. WALL-E rescues EVE from a dust storm and shows her a living plant he found amongst the rubble. Consistent with her "directive", EVE takes the plant and automatically enters a deactivated state except for a blinking green beacon. WALL-E, doesn't understand what has happened to his new friend, but, true to his love, he protects her from wind, rain, and lightning, even as she is unresponsive. One day a massive ship comes to reclaim EVE, but WALL-E, ... Written by Anonymous

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Release Date:

27 June 2008 (USA)  »

Also Known As:

The Adventures of WALL·E 3D  »

Box Office


$180,000,000 (estimated)

Opening Weekend:

$63,087,526 (USA) (27 June 2008)


$223,806,889 (USA) (2 January 2009)

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Aspect Ratio:

2.35 : 1
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Did You Know?


The giant-sized Waste Allocation Load Lifters in the Axiom's waste area are named "WALL-A". Where the "E" in "WALL-E" refers to "earth class", the "A" here refers to "AXIOM". See more »


During the liftoff of the Axiom Return Vehicle with Wall-E clinging to the side, we look down and see that the rocket is rolling to the right. A medium shot from behind shows the rocket is rolling to the left. Then a wide shot from above shows the rocket finishing a roll to the right. See more »


[first lines]
Voice in commercial: Too much garbage in your face? There's plenty of space out in space! BnL StarLiners leaving each day. We'll clean up the mess while you're away.
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Crazy Credits

An image during the credits reveals what WALL·E and EVE's plant finally grows into, as well as a hint at what the future holds for the couple. See more »


Spoofed in Planet 51 (2009) See more »


Put On Your Sunday Clothes
Music & Lyrics by Jerry Herman
Performed by Michael Crawford
Courtesy of 20th Century Fox Film Corporation
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User Reviews

Pixar does it again!
8 June 2008 | by (Bay Area, California) – See all my reviews

I just returned from an advanced benefit screening of WALL*E, and I want to be careful not to spill too much regarding the movie. I had the added privilege of watching the film at Pixar, which in and of itself, was amazing.

This picture is not a cartoon; it is a film. In fact, it even has the LOOK of film. One of my complaints of more recent 3-D/CG animated films (not from Pixar) is that they all seem to look the same... clean lines, crisp colors, and very "virtual", for lack of a better term. WALL*E transcends the typical look of CG animation, and has a true to life "grit." The creators at Pixar are true artists, and are indeed masters of their craft. Not only are they masters of the technology, they are masters of telling a story. WALL*E is no exception.

The best way to describe the film is as a science fiction, comedy, dramatic love story. WALL*E, as a character, has dimension, personality, and heart... pretty impressive given that he is essentially a trash compactor. It is true that there is little dialogue in this feature, but I personally did not feel it detracted from the story at all.

WALL*E is very much a different Pixar film from it's previous features. I will be curious to see how it is received by others, but in my opinion, I think Pixar has stayed true to itself, demonstrating a commitment to telling great stories and pushing the edge of technology to leave your jaw dropping! My most sincere compliments to Andrew Stanton, Jim Morris, John Lasseter, Ben Burtt, and all the creative forces at Pixar. Can't wait to see what the future brings...

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