- Mike's New Car, released on Monsters, Inc. DVD, September 17
- Monsters, Inc., released on VHS and DVD, September 17
- Pixar story artist and director Enrico Casarosa joins Pixar, January 5
- Pixar animator Glenn McQueen dies at the age of 41 from skin cancer, October 29th
- James Coburn, the voice of Henry J. Waternoose in Monsters, Inc., dies from a heart attack, November 18th.
- Jonathan Harris, the voice of Manny and The Cleaner, dies, November 23rd.