The Good Dinosaur

Untitled Pixar/Dinosaurs Project

Status: Post-Production

Post-Production: Filming completed; editing sound, music and effects.  Have an update? Send Us Feedback


Raymond Ochoa
Arlo [Apatosaurus]

Jeffrey Wright
Poppa [Arlo’s father]

Steve Zahn
Thunderclap [Pterodactyl]

AJ Buckley
Nash [T-Rex]

Anna Paquin
Ramsey [T-Rex]

more cast & crew

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"The Good Dinosaur" asks the question: What if the asteroid that forever changed life on Earth missed the planet completely and giant dinosaurs never became extinct? Pixar Animation Studios takes you on an epic journey into the world of dinosaurs where an Apatosaurus named Arlo makes an unlikely human friend. While traveling through a harsh and mysterious landscape, Arlo learns the power of confronting his fears and discovers what he is truly capable of. official plot version from

Additional Notes

  • Pixar veteran Bob Peterson said he was inspired by a World's Fair he attended as a child where he saw animatronic dinos created by Disney (8-20-11).