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Inside Out (2015)

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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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Pete Docter, Ronnie Del Carmen (co-director)

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Pete Docter (original story by), Ronnie Del Carmen (original story by) | 7 more credits »
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Cast

Cast overview, first billed only:
Amy Poehler ... Joy (voice)
Phyllis Smith ... Sadness (voice)
Richard Kind ... Bing Bong (voice)
Bill Hader ... Fear (voice)
Lewis Black ... Anger (voice)
Mindy Kaling ... Disgust (voice)
Kaitlyn Dias ... Riley (voice)
Diane Lane ... Mom (voice)
Kyle MacLachlan ... Dad (voice)
Paula Poundstone ... Forgetter Paula (voice)
Bobby Moynihan ... Forgetter Bobby (voice)
Paula Pell ... Dream Director / Mom's Anger / Additional Voices (voice)
Dave Goelz ... Subconscious Guard Frank (voice)
Frank Oz ... Subconscious Guard Dave (voice)
Josh Cooley ... 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

Plot Summary | Plot Synopsis

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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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Details

Country:

USA

Language:

English

Release Date:

19 June 2015 (USA) See more »

Also Known As:

The Untitled Pixar Movie That Takes You Inside the Mind See more »

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Box Office

Budget:

$175,000,000 (estimated)

Opening Weekend USA:

$90,440,272, 21 June 2015, Wide Release

Gross USA:

$356,461,711

Cumulative Worldwide Gross:

$857,611,174
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Runtime:

Color:

Color | Color (Rec. 2020) (some scenes)

Aspect Ratio:

1.85 : 1
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Trivia

For the voice of toddler-age Riley, the producers simply recycled old dialogue of Mary Gibbs, who provided the voice of Boo in Monsters, Inc. (2001). She is even listed in the credits under additional voices. Coincidentally, toddler-age Riley's hair is styled the same way as Boo's. See more »

Goofs

Sadness's glasses have no earpieces, yet stay on throughout the film. Given that everything about the character design of the emotions is stylized, there's nothing wrong with this. See more »

Quotes

[first lines]
Joy: Do you ever look at someone and wonder, "What is going on inside their head?" Well, I know. Well, I know Riley's head.
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Crazy Credits

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 »

Alternate Versions

Riley hating broccoli was changed to peppers in the Japanese version. See more »

Connections

References Ratatouille (2007) See more »

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Chasing the Pink Elephant
Written by Michael Giacchino
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Absolutely Brilliant!
24 June 2015 | by crimson_knight_7See all my reviews

For every child, growing up can be exciting, confusing, and difficult. For Riley, who is uprooted from her Midwest life when her father starts a new job in San Francisco, Riley is directed by her emotions, Joy (Amy Poehler), Fear (Bill Hader), Anger (Lewis Black), Disgust (Mindy Kaling) and Sadness (Phyllis Smith) in Headquarters Control Center inside Riley's mind to help her overcome everyday life. However, Riley and her emotions struggle to adjust to Riley's new life in San Francisco and emotional disorder arises. Although Joy, Riley's main and most fundamental emotion, tries to keep things optimistic, the emotions fight on how best to navigate Riley's new world.

After watching "Inside Out" with my wife, we both agreed that "Inside Out" is the perfect Pixar Animation movie for any family on a night out. It was both imaginative and relatable for both children and adults. I never thought "Inside Out" would be this enjoyable, but I was able to experience every emotion of "Joy", "Disgust", "Anger", "Fear", and "Sadness" for each and every moment of this film. At the end of the night, I was pleasantly unsatisfied because I wanted to watch the movie again and again. Parents, if you're looking for a fun filled movie night with your children, this movie will not only please them, but you as well.

A Definite 9!! Well done Pixar!


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