Best Of 2021: 20 Incredible Details Fans Shared This Year About Their Favorite Pixar Movies

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Vote up the best fun fact about a favorite Pixar movie that was posted in 2021.

Though many Pixar movies first debuted over two decades ago, super fans continue to find new Easter eggs, hidden details, and fun facts on an almost daily basis. Over the last year, devotees to the animation house took to Reddit to share any and all details and facts that they found about their favorite Pixar movies. Vote up the small details that continue to surprise you. 

  • 1
    398 VOTES

    Accuracy In 'Soul'

    From Redditor u/wilymon:

    In Soul (2020), the first soul assigned is number 108,210,121,415. This lines up with the current estimate from the Population Reference Bureau (PRB), which estimates that more than 108 billion humans have existed on Earth.

    398 votes
  • 2
    349 VOTES

    The Significance Of 'Hidden City Cafe' In 'Monsters, Inc.'

    From Redditor u/Numerous-Lemon:

    In Monsters, Inc. (2001), Sully and Mike pass by the “Hidden City Café.” This is a reference to a real-life café in Point Richmond, California. In 1994, several famous Pixar directors had lunch there and came up with ideas for moviesA Bug's Life, Monsters, Inc, Finding Nemo, and WALL-E.

    349 votes
  • 3
    373 VOTES

    From Redditor u/Numerous-Lemon:

    In Toy Story 4 (2019), a car has the licence plate "RMRF97". In 1997, someone at Pixar accidentally typed “rm -r -f “, deleting the entire Toy Story 2 movie from the Pixar database. Fortunately, the film's supervising technical director had a backup copy at home, and the movie was restored.

    373 votes
  • 4
    224 VOTES

    Hidden Eggs Galore In Andy's Room In 'Toy Story 3'

    From Redditor u/Comic_Book_Reader:

    Andy's room, from Toy Story 3 (2010), is full of Pixar Easter eggs. To name some: there's a poster of Finn McMissile, from Cars 2 (2011), Pixar's (then) next movie; a Pixar University pinnant; a poster with a mosquito from A Bug's Life (1998), and a calendar with one of the punks from Cars (2006).

    224 votes
  • 5
    237 VOTES

    Jack Jack's Love Of Mozart In 'The Incredibles' Movies

    From Redditor u/hikingonhigh:

    In Incredibles 2 (2018) Edna Mode comments that Jack Jack’s powers manifest when listening to Mozart. In the first The Incredibles (2004), babysitter Kari puts on Mozart for Jack Jack, triggering his powers. Madness ensues.

    237 votes
  • 6
    264 VOTES

    A Sneak Peak In 'Soul'

    From Redditor u/Numerous-Lemon:

    In Soul (2020), you can see a travel poster for "Portorosso". This is the main setting for Pixar's next movie Luca.

    264 votes