El Materdor

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El Materdor
El Matordor poster.jpg
Screenplay by Scott Morse
Story by Scott Morse
Directed by John Lasseter
Starring Larry the Cable Guy
Keith Ferguson
Theme music composer Bruno Coon
Country of origin United States
Original language(s) English
Producer(s) Kori Rae
Editor(s) Torbin Xan Bullock
Running time 5 minutes
Production company(s) Pixar
Distributor Disney–ABC Domestic Television
Original network Toon Disney
Original release
  • October 29, 2008 (2008-10-29)

El Materdor is a 2008 Pixar computer animated short film directed by John Lasseter and co-directed by Rob Gibbs and Victor Navone. It is the third short in the Cars Toons: Mater's Tall Tales series. The short features characters from the Cars films and takes place after the events of Cars. It was first released on Toon Disney on October 29, 2008,[1] and was included in the home release of the Cars Toons: Mater's Tall Tales compilation.[2]


Mater tells a story to Lightning McQueen about how he used to be a matador fighting a herd of bulldozers in Spain. When Lightning McQueen arrives, the bulldozers chase him due to his red paint job.

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Home media[edit]

On November 2, 2010, Mater the Greater was released on DVD and Blu-Ray as part of the Cars Toons: Mater's Tall Tales compilation disc set.[3][4]


  1. ^ "Disney Channel, Toon Disney and ABC Family to Present World Premiere of "Cars Toons"". Bloomberg. 2008-09-25. Retrieved 2012-11-24. 
  2. ^ "Cars Toons: Mater's Tall Tales Movie Review". 2010-10-31. Retrieved 2012-11-24. 
  3. ^ "Cars Toon: Mater's Tall Tales Blu-ray". Pixar Talk. Retrieved August 2, 2012. 
  4. ^ Bastoli, Mike (August 13, 2010). "Report: Cars Toons BD/DVD on Nov. 2; no 'Nemo' Blu-ray (2 UPDATES)". Big Screen Animation. Retrieved August 2, 2012. 

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Preceded by
Mater the Greater
Pixar Animation Studios short films
Succeeded by