Those clever people at Disney and Pixar are always dropping in little hints to characters in other movies during the animation process!
Characters seem to pop up in scenes, or show up on posters. Even the use of significant numbers can link one film to another, and it's becoming an obsession trying to spot them all!
Take a look at these pictures. Can you remember seeing these little details?
1. Pongo shows up for a dance in Oliver and Company
2. An Alex McQueen toy in Toy Story 3
3. Mike Wazowski from Monsters Inc. makes a little appearance as a wooden figure in Frozen
4. There's a Mulan restaurant in Lilo and Stitch
5. Is this the shadow of Jack Skeleton in The Princess and the Frog
6. Found Nemo in Monsters Inc.!
7. Jock from Lady and the Tramp helps the puppies in 101 Dalmatians
8. Mickey Mouse is hiding in Frozen
9. Mickey cheers Goofy on in one of his movies
10. Pumba as a statue in Hunchback of Notre Dame
11. Kermit is in the crowds in The Little Mermaid
12. In Toy Story, the book titles have the names of Pixar short films: The Adventures of André and Wally B., Red’s Dream, Luxo, Jr., Tin Toy, and Knick Knack.
13. Poster for Toy Story 2 in Meet the Robinsons
14. A Dumbo toy blowing bubbles in The Great Mouse Detective
15. Andy from Toy Story's wallpaper in Monsters Inc.
16. The Incredibles baddie Bomb Voyage appears in the background of Ratatouille as a mime.
17. The spinning wheel from Sleeping Beauty can be seen in Rapunzel's tower in Tangled.
18. Sulley is carved into wood in the witch's shack in Brave
19. Tick-Tock, the crocodile from Peter Pan can be seen backstage in The Goofy Movie.
20. The little boy waiting for the dentist in Finding Nemo is reading a The Incredibles comic.
Now that you've seen these little hints and references, next time you watch one of the movies see if you can spot any more and create a post to show them to us!
What little cameo gifts do you think they will leave us in the upcoming live-action Beauty and the Beast? Can you spot any in the original 1991 trailer?