The Rafael is celebrating a summer of Pixar! Since 1995 the Pixar name has established the gold standard in family entertainment. This breezy retrospective offers the opportunity to catch these classics again on the big screen.
And remember- the Saturday matinees are all $5 per ticket!
MONDAYS: $13.25 General | $9.75 Senior • Youth • Matinée | $7.75 CAFILM Members
Set in a world where toys have a life of their own – when people are not present – Toy Story takes moviegoers on a fantastic fun-filled journey, viewed mostly through the eyes of two rival toys: Woody (Tom Hanks), a pull-string talking cowboy and Buzz Lightyear (Tim Allen), a heroic space action-figure.
The comically mismatched duo eventually learn to put aside their differences when they’re separated from their owner, Andy, and find themselves on a hilarious adventure-filled mission… where the only way they can survive is to form an uneasy alliance.
Director John Lasseter, US 1995, 84 minutes | Rated G
Take a heroic journey with Merida, a skilled archer and headstrong daughter of King Fergus and Queen Elinor. Determined to carve her own path in life, Merida defies an age-old custom sacred to the unruly and uproarious lords of the land.
When her actions inadvertently unleash chaos in the kingdom, Merida must harness all of her skills and resources – including her clever and mischievous triplet brothers – to undo a beastly curse before it’s too late… and discover the meaning of true bravery.
Directors Mark Andrews, Brenda Chapman, US 2012, 95 minutes | Rated PG
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.
Note: Some flashing lights sequences or patterns may affect photosensitive viewers.
Director Pete Docter, US 2015, 95 minutes | Rated PG
The toys are back in town and ready to play once again. this comedy-adventure picks up as Andy heads off to Cowboy Camp, leaving his toys to their own devices. Things shift into high gear when obsessive toy collector Al McWhiggin (Wayne Knight), owner of Al’s Toy Barn, kidnaps Woody (Tom Hanks). At Al’s apartment, Woody discovers that he’s a highly valued collectable from a 1950’s TV show called “Woody’s Roundup” and meets other prized toys from that show: Jessie the Cowgirl, Bullseye the Horse, and Stinky Pete the Prospector.
Back at the scene of the crime, Buzz Lightyear (Tim Allen) and the gang from Andy’s room spring into action to rescue their pal. The toys mount a daring rescue mission, Buzz Lightyear meets his match, and Woody has to decide where he and his heart truly belong.
Director John Lasseter, US 1999, 92 minutes | Rated G
From Academy Award®-winning creators of Finding Nemo (Best Animated Feature, 2003) comes an epic undersea adventure filled with imagination, humor and heart.
Forgetful blue tang Dory is living happily in the reef with Marlin and Nemo. When Dory, the forgetful blue tang, suddenly remembers that she has a family out there who may be looking for her, the trio takes off on a life-changing quest to find them… with help from Hank, a cantankerous octopus; Bailey, a beluga whale who’s convinced his biological sonar skills are on the fritz; and Destiny, a near-sighted whale-shark.
Dive into the movie overflowing with unforgettable characters, dazzling animation and gallons of fun!
Director Andrew Stanton (US 2016) 97 minutes | Rated PG
The creators of the beloved Toy Story films re-open the toy box and bring moviegoers back to the delightful world of our favorite gang of toy characters.
As Andy prepares to depart for college, Buzz, Woody, and the rest of his loyal toys are troubled about their uncertain future. When a mix-up lands them at Sunnyside Daycare, they meet a host of new toys and soon discover a wild new adventure is just beginning – pandemonium ensues as the toys try to stay together, ensuring that “no toy gets left behind.”
Director Lee Unkrich, US 2010, 104 minutes | Rated G