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    34 Small Pixar Details You May Have Missed That'll Make You Pay Extra Close Attention When You Rewatch

    Time to wear binoculars when I watch the next Pixar movie!

    I'm sure everyone who's reading this has seen every (or a good amount) of Pixar movies in their life, and what's even better than watching the films is overanalyzing them and looking for hidden Easter eggs.

    And while there are many Easter eggs that are easy to spot, there are even more that are not. So here are 34 Pixar Easter eggs that you most likely didn't notice the first time around.

    1. Sully from _Monsters, Inc. _(2001) made a cameo in _Brave _(2012). 

    Here's a better look at it:

    A carving of Sully from "Monsters Inc." in "Brave"

    2. There's a tiny hint referring to an upcoming Pixar movie called _Turning Red _hidden in Luca

    3. Several Pixar shorts can be seen on the TV when Hamm is changing channels in Toy Story 2 (1999). 

    4. Andy has two books on his bookshelf in _Toy Story _(1995) titled "Knickknack" and "Tin Toy" with the author being "Lasseter" which references John Lasseter's first two 3D animated short films. 

    John Lasseter is known for directing not only _Toy Story _(1995), but also _A Bug's Life _(1998), _Toy Story 2 _(1999), Cars (2006), and Cars 2 (2011). 

    5. The "9 inch nails" sign seen in _Soul _(2020) is a reference to Trent Reznor and Atticus Ross, two of the movies composers. They're also members of the band Nine Inch Nails.

    6. One of the locations seen in _Cars _(2006) is called the city of Emeryville which is where Pixar Studios is located in real life. 

    Here is Pixar's Studios in Emeryville, California:

    Pixar animation studios in Emeryville CA

    7. John Walker, the producer of _The Incredible _(2004), is also the name of the principal. 

    Here's a better look at the principal from the movie and the real John Walker:

    8. One of Hypnosis' screenslaver's in Incredibles 2 looks like a very similar mouse we all know and love. 

    Here's a better look:

    9. Giulia from _Luca _(2021) owns a "Nicolo Pitera" record which is a reference to one of the movie's animator, Nick Pitera.

    Nick Pitera is also widely known for singing the Triple Dent Gum jingle in Inside Out

    Here's a closer look:

    10. Both of the characters' names in _Luca _are types of fish in Italian. In English, Paguro means hermit crab and Scorfano means redfish.

    11. In the Incredible 2 (2018), Edna Mode says that Jack Jack's powers manifest when he listens to Mozart. In the first movie, his babysitter, Kari, plays Mozart for him which triggers his powers. 

    12. The street next to the pescheria in _Luca _is Via Vernazza. Vernazza is the town in Italy that Portorosso was based in. 

    A comparison of Vernazza, Italy and the town Portorosso, which is in the movie "Luca"

    13. The TV audio shown in _Up _(2009) is from an actual home shopping channel. 

    14. Wall-E and Eve from WALL-E make a small cameo in Toy Story 4

    15. A Mickey Mouse silhouette makes a surprise appearance in _Ratatouille. _ 

    16. The music that was played in _The Shining _(1980) was also used in Toy Story 4 when Woody meets a new character.