";s:4:"text";s:5366:" Alpha teaches Dug by sit on a long rock and then to jump, Dug jumps, Alpha, Beta and Gamma start to fall from the rock, and the three of them fall, including the rock. An extra reference for the animation was Carmen's own German Shepherd when he was growing up. Certainly Muntz and Dug, Russell and Dug…Carl and Dug too!". Ronnie del Carmen to Carl and Russell; the short ends with Carl and Russell gasping in shock. Take your favorite fandoms with you and never miss a beat. There is an inconsistency in the short. However, these are just ploys to keep Dug out of their way. However, these are just plots to keep Dug out of their way. November 10, 2009 Fearful of how Muntz will punish him, Dug runs away and stumbles into a mist-laden rocky area. It was kept this way in Up because the writers wanted to keep the focus on Carl.  ). I had a scene in the original storyboard of Dug’s Special Mission that had him flying an airplane.
Jonas Rivera, Up's producer, revealed Dug's Special Mission "is a little bit of the backstory of what Dug was actually doing out there on this mysterious mission when we meet him.". According to Jonas Rivera, the producer of Pixar's film Up, Dug's Special Mission "is a little bit of the backstory of what Dug was actually doing out there on this mysterious mission when we meet him [in Up]". Running time: Climax The mean dogs call their master and say Dug is a bad dog. He sees a rock that resembles a turtle, and then one that looks like a man. Project approval for the short was given by Disney during January 2009, and production ended in June of that year. Fandom may earn an affiliate commission on sales made from links on this page. Alpha contacts Charles Muntz in his airship to report that Dug has caused them "to not capture the bird" and that he is a "bad dog." Dug's Special Mission is a Pixar short film directed by Ronnie del Carmen and based on the movie Up. , "Pixar's Up and Monsters Inc DVD/Blu-ray Releases Announced", "Up's companion short films are revealed", "Pixar Short Films Collection, Volume 2 (Blu-ray)", Buzz Lightyear of Star Command: The Adventure Begins, https://en.wikipedia.org/w/index.php?title=Dug%27s_Special_Mission&oldid=958807280, Articles with dead external links from October 2010, Official website different in Wikidata and Wikipedia, Creative Commons Attribution-ShareAlike License, This page was last edited on 25 May 2020, at 20:18. The short implies that Dug was chased out of retaliation by Alpha and his gang prior to Dug meeting Carl and Russell, while in the movie, he was still under the impression that Alpha sent him on a "special mission". Dug's Special Mission is a Pixar short film directed by Ronnie del Carmen and based on the movie Up.