Lightyear Movie

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The backstory of the human movie character who inspired the iconic Space Ranger.

Who's Involved:

Chris Evans, Taika Waititi, Keke Palmer, James Brolin, Efren Ramirez, Uzo Aduba, Peter Sohn, Galyn Susman, Angus MacLane, Isiah Whitlock Jr., Dale Soules, Mary McDonald-Lewis

Runtime: N/A
Language: English

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Plot: What's the story about?

"Lightyear” is the definitive origin story of Buzz Lightyear—the hero who inspired the toy—follows the legendary Space Ranger on an intergalactic adventure.

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Who stars in Lightyear: Cast List

... Buzz Lightyear (voice)

Pain Hustlers, Ghosted  

Ice Age: Continental Drift, Being Mortal  


Next Goal Wins, Free Guy  

... Sox (voice)


National Champions, Painkiller (series)  

Sisters, Cursed  


Middle School: The Worst Years of My Life, Crank: High Voltage  

Cocaine Bear, Run With The Hunted  

Who's making Lightyear: Crew List

A look at the Lightyear behind-the-scenes crew and production team.



Galyn Susman

Production: What we know about Lightyear?

Key Facts

  1. Award-winning composer Michael Giacchino, is on board to score “Lightyear.”
  2. A spinoff of the beloved Toy Story films (8/15/2021).

Filming Timeline

  1. 2022 - May: The film was set to Completed  status.
  2. 2022 - April: The film was set to Post-Production  status.
  3. 2021 - August: The film was set to Production  status.
  4. 2020 - December: The film was set to Pre-Production  status.
  5. 2018 - April: The film was set to Announced  status.

    An untitled Pixar animated release scheduled for 6/17/22.

Lightyear Release Date: When was the film released?

Lightyear was a Nationwide release in 2022 on Friday, June 17, 2022. There were 17 other movies released on the same date, including Brian and Charles, Good Luck To You, Leo Grande and Blowback.

Lightyear DVD & Blu-ray Release Date: When was the film released?

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Lightyear was released on DVD & Blu-ray on Tuesday, September 13, 2022 .

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