You will have a hard time finding a better kids movie in the last ten years than cars. Everywhere you look you will find that you see Lightning McQueen, Sally Carrera or Mater. All the characters became some of the most wanted by children everywhere. Toys based on the movie are some of the most popular in the history of animation. Proof of the success of the movie Cars is obvious in the fact that a sequel had to be made. If you think about it, the hit that was Cars was almost a surprise because a lot of people were not convinced about the marketability of the characters.
Lightning McQueen or Stickers as Sally calls him is the red NASCAR based car that you see in the movie. He is the main character and it is the most popular one in the movie. Lightning is the perfect race car. From the design to the color and the character that was given to him. He is a competitive winner who has gotten lost a week before a tie breaker race. He is the one that every kid wants to play with and ride if at all possible. There have not been many toy cars with lightning's popularity.
Although Lightning McQueen is a winner and determined in character, he should not get all the attention to himself. There are other great characters that have stolen the heart of many kids in the country. Sally Carrera is the blue Porsche that is Lightning's love interest. And of course there is Tow Mater. Mater is voiced by the popular comedian Larry "The Cable Guy" and is among kids as popular as Larry is with stand-up comedy fans. He is the comic relief of the movie and is the one that in the movie shows Lightning the fine art of "Tractor Trippin".
If you have kids then you know how popular the movie Cars is with them. Your child will be thrilled to have a room with a "Cars" movie theme. There are many great ways to decorate a room. A lot of people will choose to use cutouts and stickers which are great, because they can make the room look as exciting as the movie without the risk of it being unorganized. Your child can come home one day and have the surprise of a lifetime when they find a room transformed into Lightning's garage or Mater's garage.