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Space Chimps: Epic Failure?
Hawk at 4:32PM, July 16, 2008
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The concept phase comes before production. Look, I'm not trying to say Shrek was stolen from Monsters, Inc. I'm just saying that we can't use production dates to prove or disprove it. A Bug's Life, Finding Nemo, and Monster's Inc existed as a pool of ideas and a tentative plan as early as Toy Story… long before they began production.

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Here's a youtube video that explains it:
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SpANG at 4:35PM, July 16, 2008
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Side note: Did you know Chris Farley was originally going to be Shrek?
Didn't click the link? That was Farley's death date I used.

Okay, fair enough Hawk. We can't prove or disprove who “stole” concept.
“To a rational mind, nothing is inexplicable. Only unexplained.”
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Hawk at 4:41PM, July 16, 2008
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Didn't click the link? That was Farley's death date I used.

Oh…. Indeed you did. Interesting stuff.
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SpANG at 5:03PM, July 16, 2008
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So, the only official word Lassiter and few close friends pounded out 5 movie ideas over coffee. And of course we need to take their word for it. :/
“To a rational mind, nothing is inexplicable. Only unexplained.”
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Hawk at 7:58PM, July 16, 2008
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Unless you believe they're trying to trick us.
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ozoneocean at 11:53PM, July 16, 2008
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Unless you believe they're trying to trick us.
Why not? lol!
 
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SpANG at 7:56AM, July 17, 2008
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Unless you believe they're trying to trick us.
Why not? lol!
Is it really that absurd? Just saying it's pretty convenient that they explain it now like that. And there is not other documentation to support the claim.
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Hawk at 10:01AM, July 17, 2008
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Why would they make it up?
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SpANG at 3:45PM, July 17, 2008
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….. Misinformation? :P

Now… was WALL-E ripped off from “Short Circuit”?
“To a rational mind, nothing is inexplicable. Only unexplained.”
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