Direct to DVD no more, Planes due to fly into cinemas this coming summer.
- /filmWhile Planes takes place in the Cars universe created by Pixar, the movie doesn’t come from Pixar. Nor was it created by Walt Disney Animation Studios, whose recent hits include Tangled and Wreck-It Ralph. Instead, it hails from DisneyToon Studios. Their credits include a handful of theatrical features, like Pooh’s Heffalump Movie and A Goofy Movie, but consists mostly of direct-to-DVD sequels such as Mulan II, Tarzan II, and Bambi III.
The studio announced today that Planes will get a theatrical release on August 9, 2013.
The original teaser trailer.