Six 3-D re-releases coming to theaters

'The Phantom Menace' and 'Beauty and the Beast' were just the beginning of old movies that will be new again

2. 'Finding Nemo'


The Pixar film about a fish searching for his lost son, first released in 2003, will be coming back to theaters in September 2012. When writer/director Andrew Stanton came up with the idea for the film, he presented it to John Lasseter, who has directed other Pixar films and is currently the studio's chief creative officer. Stanton spent an hour pitching the idea to Lasseter, doing voices for many of the characters. At the end of the hour, Stanton finally asked Lasseter if he liked the idea. Lasseter said, "You had me at 'fish.'"

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