Toy Story 2 Cuts Fake Blooper Scene in Wake of #MeToo

Washington Free Beacon | 7/3/2019 | David Rutz
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A new release of the animated hit Toy Story 2 has cut out a fake blooper scene where one of the characters suggestively tells two Barbies he can get them a part in the next sequel.

The original segment is at the 3:35 mark in the video above. "Stinky Pete," voiced by Kelsey Grammer, rubs one of the Barbie's hands and doesn't know he's being filmed as he promises to help their careers.

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Fans noticed the scene was edited out in the new 4K version of the movie released earlier this year, CNN reported.

The sensitivity over the scene appears related to the #MeToo movement against sexual harassment, which began in 2017 with revelations of decades of sexual assault and misconduct claims against Hollywood titan Harvey Weinstein.

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