• Cars 3 (2017)

Cars 3

Release Date: June 16th, 2017

G |1 hr 49 min

Plot Summary

Blindsided by a new generation of blazing-fast cars, the legendary Lighting McQueen finds himself pushed out of the sport that he loves. Hoping to get back in the game, he turns to Cruz Ramirez, an eager young technician who has her own plans for winning. With inspiration from the Fabulous Hudson Hornet and a few unexpected turns, No. 95 prepares to compete on Piston Cup Racing's biggest stage.

Cast: Owen Wilson, Cristela Alonzo, Armie Hammer, Chris Cooper, Nathan Fillion, Larry the Cable Guy , Tony Shalhoub, Margo Martindale

Director: Brian Fee

Genres: Adventure , Children , Animated , Comedy

Production Co: Pixar Animation Studios, Walt Disney Pictures

Distributors: Walt Disney

Keywords: Amusing, Rivalry, Cheeky, Temptation, Madcap, Inspiring, Car, Pursuit, Offbeat, Sacrifice

Ratings & Reviews

  • 40
    Joe MorgensternWall Street Journal

    The first film wasn’t bad, though it had its lapses. “Cars 2,” an aberration, was readily forgotten. This one feels like the series, at the end of the road, is running on fumes of nostalgia for its earliest self. show more

  • 70
    Matt SingerScreenCrush

    While this movie may not reach the heights of Pixar’s finest achievements, it certainly stands as not only the best Cars, but the most mature one as well. show more

  • 60
    Michael RechtshaffenThe Hollywood Reporter

    While visually dynamic, Lightning McQueen’s newest challenge still feels out of alignment with a languid end result that lacks sufficient forward momentum. show more

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