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Geri's Game                                  (1997)
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7 years, 11 months ago at Oct 15 15:51
Sapete chi mi ricorda? Il vecchietto che ripara Woody in TOY STORY 2. Che ne pensate?

Do you know who does he remember me? The old man who repairs Woody in TOY STORY 2. What do you think?

'Geri's Game' is very, very clever

4 years, 5 months ago at Apr 6 13:09
'Geri's Game' is very, very clever, very funny and gorgeously animated (like anything made by Pixar), in this short, Geri (Bob Peterson) plays chess against himself - he moves a white piece then walks to the other side, takes his glasses off and moves a black piece! He does the same thing over and over again so it looks like a real chess game! Then at the end the camera zooms out to show Geri on h... read more

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5 months ago at Apr 27 19:18
Good Animated + Very Original + Funny And SinisterI say it for a moment of the short
and only 3 Mistake
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Geri sets up a chess game to play his greatest opponent - himself.
Release date: 25 November 1997
Tags: Short (19), Animation (18), Comedy (12), 1997 (11), Pixar (10), Family (6), Chess (5), Park (4), Cheating (3), Fantasy (3), Haaste (3), Usa (3), Cg (2), 1990s (2), Czech Director (2), Imagination (2), Grand (1), Nodialouge (1), Psychology (1), Academy Award For Best Short Animated Film (1)
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"Re-watch - March 25th I've thought "Geri's Game" was genius from the first time I watched it, and I still stand by my feelings on it. The kiddo was really amused with it too, which only backs me up. "


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"DIR: Jan Pinkava SUMMARY: An elderly man plays against himself at chess for a very important prize. WHY IT'S HERE: The first Pixar short for eight years, 'Geri's Game' was an important short for the studio. Although they made several important and popular shorts in the 80s, they had since been put on hold to focus on development of ground-breaking feature films 'Toy Story' and 'A Bug's Life'. 'Geri's Game' was the first Pixar film of any kind to have a human main character. The titular Geri "


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