Cars 2 - 2011
Age-appropriateness: some cars are equipped with weapons
Overview: Star race car Lightning McQueen and his pal Mater head overseas to compete in the World Grand Prix race. But the road to the championship becomes rocky as Mater gets caught up in an intriguing adventure of his own: international espionage. Mater is the main character of this story, who learns how to be authentic in all situations, as well as how to respond in a loving way to people who try to hurt him and call him a “fool”.
Themes: cars, world travel, secret agents, friendship, wisdom/foolishness, authenticity, racing, wisdom
The Quick 3
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After The Movie Discussion Guide
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Minute By Minute Guide
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