'Planes' to go direct to home video
the Cars world, ‘Planes’ gave us a whole new set of fun-filled situations and a great opportunity to introduce some fantastic new characters.” Project was produced by DisneyToon Studios, a division of Walt Disney Animation Studios, that produced the Tinker Bell pics. Studio was built to get their own franchises off the ground, similar to how Pixar’s sister studio in Vancouver had done with the “Cars Toon” series of shorts, whose 10th installment is in production. “Toy Story” is also getting its own “Cars Toons”-like franchise. First is “Toy Story Hawaiian Vacation” to bow in front of “Cars 2.” A second one will unspool in front of the new “Muppets” movie.