'Toy Story 4': Why The Sequel
'Toy Story 4': Why The Sequel

Is 'Toy Story 4' the Best Sequel in the Franchise?

“Toy Story” is back in theaters with Tom Hanks and Tim Allen reprising their roles as Woody and Buzz in the fourth film in the beloved animated franchise.

With so many sequels underperforming this summer at the box office — from “Dark Phoenix” to “Men In Black: International” to “Shaft” — “Toy Story 4” is expected to reverse that trend and make hundreds of millions of dollars. Variety chief film critic Owen Gleiberman believes the new movie is the best sequel of the entire “Toy Story” franchise.

Variety senior correspondent Elizabeth Wagmeister sits down with Gleiberman to discuss what makes the film so good, its chances at an Oscar, plus, will this actually be the final film in the world of “Toy Story?”

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