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, ...
The year the movie takes place is not specifically mentioned. Burn-E (2008), a DVD extra about another robot, which takes place at the same time as the events of this movie, takes place in A.D. 2805. See more »
The Axiom's passenger count is said to be "unchanged". The passenger count would increase over time in 700 years as new generations were born from the original passengers. The "unchanged" passenger count is presented to the captain as part of the daily status report, and so is probably referring only to the count since the previous status report, indicating that the passenger count is unchanged since the day before, an entirely reasonable possibility. See more »
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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The logo for Buy n Large, the fictional company in the film, appears at the end of the credits along with the Disney and Pixar logos. See more »
Home video prints replace the closing Pixar logo with a custom logo. (see Crazy Credits) See more »
I can't say enough about how good this movie, that you probably haven't read, so I'm going to keep this short.
This is the best thing out there in theater's right now, and might just be the best animated film of all time, whether you believe that or not, is your own opinion, but what Pixar has done here, can put companies like Dreamworks, Sony, and Blue sky to shame.
Wall E also may go down as the most lovable character ever to grace the movie screen, I praise Ben Burtt and Andrew Stanton, and the people at Pixar for what they did, and will continue to do.
This is why Pixar is the top studio in the world.
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