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After young Riley is uprooted from her Midwest life and moved to San Francisco, her emotions - Joy, Fear, Anger, Disgust and Sadness - conflict on how best to navigate a new city, house, and school.

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Cast

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Joy (voice)
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Sadness (voice)
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Bing Bong (voice)
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Fear (voice)
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Anger (voice)
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Disgust (voice)
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Riley (voice)
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Mom (voice)
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Dad (voice)
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Forgetter Paula (voice)
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Forgetter Bobby (voice)
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Dream Director / Mom's Anger / Additional Voices (voice)
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Subconscious Guard Frank (voice)
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Subconscious Guard Dave (voice)
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Jangles (voice)
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Storyline

Growing up can be a bumpy road, and it's no exception for Riley, who is uprooted from her Midwest life when her father starts a new job in San Francisco. Like all of us, Riley is guided by her emotions - Joy, Fear, Anger, Disgust and Sadness. The emotions live in Headquarters, the control center inside Riley's mind, where they help advise her through everyday life. As Riley and her emotions struggle to adjust to a new life in San Francisco, turmoil ensues in Headquarters. Although Joy, Riley's main and most important emotion, tries to keep things positive, the emotions conflict on how best to navigate a new city, house and school. Written by Pixar

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sadness | joy | memory | bus | running away | See All (67) »

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Meet the little voices inside your head. See more »


Motion Picture Rating (MPAA)

Rated PG for mild thematic elements and some action | See all certifications »

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Release Date:

19 June 2015 (USA)  »

Also Known As:

The Untitled Pixar Movie That Takes You Inside the Mind  »

Box Office

Budget:

$175,000,000 (estimated)

Opening Weekend:

$90,440,272 (USA) (19 June 2015)

Gross:

$356,454,367 (USA) (4 December 2015)
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The first Pixar feature film with no antagonist character whatsoever. See more »

Goofs

While Joy and Sadness are away trying to make their way back to headquarters, the other emotions take over and decide that the only way Riley can be happy again is by going back to Minnessota. They should know that for Riley to be happy, they need Joy back in the headquarters and make this their primary goal instead. See more »

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[first lines]
Joy: Do you ever look at someone and wonder, "What is going on inside their head?" Well, I know. Well, um, I know Riley' head.
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During the credits, the "inside" emotional workings/characters of several minor characters from the film are shown, including Riley's teacher, a bus driver, a dog and a cat. See more »

Connections

Featured in The Blockbuster Buster: Honest Review: Inside Out (2016) See more »

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Grim Grinning Ghosts (Otherworldly Concerto)
Written by Buddy Baker & Xavier Atencio
Performed by Gaylord Carter
Courtesy of Walt Disney Records
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movie misses the most important point entirely!
28 July 2015 | by See all my reviews

All that money spent to make it and the movie misses the most important point entirely! The most important human emotion is LOVE, not the other ones that play key roles in the movie. And it is LOVE, Mr. Pete Docter, not LAVA, but I guess it is pointless to explain what LOVE is to someone who does not put much value on it.

I did not know that children are supposed to scream at parents or throw temper tantrum, or do other crazy things the girl in the movie did when she did not like what her parents did. But according to Pete Docter it is perfectly OK and only natural for a 10 year old to do. Slamming doors in parent's face is OK. Giving them silent treatment is OK, too, according to the directors. But what is really bad, according to the movie, is a healthy veggie pizza! What is really Inside Out is the director's understanding of values and what is good and what is bad.

Trust me - your child will get a lot of wrong ideas after watching this piece of junk. Save your money, go watch something else!


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