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The Book of Life (2014)

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Manolo, a young man who is torn between fulfilling the expectations of his family and following his heart, embarks on an adventure that spans three fantastic worlds where he must face his greatest fears.

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Updated: 31 May 2014
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Maria (voice)
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La Muerte (voice)
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Candle Maker (voice)
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From producer Guillermo del Toro and director Jorge Gutierrez comes an animated comedy with a unique visual style. THE BOOK OF LIFE is the journey of Manolo, a young man who is torn between fulfilling the expectations of his family and following his heart. Before choosing which path to follow, he embarks on an incredible adventure that spans three fantastical worlds where he must face his greatest fears. Rich with a fresh take on pop music favorites, THE BOOK OF LIFE encourages us to celebrate the past while looking forward to the future. Written by 20th Century Fox

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Rated PG for mild action, rude humor, some thematic elements and brief scary images | See all certifications »
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17 October 2014 (USA)  »

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The Day of the Dead  »

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The 20th Century Fox logo is styled in a Mexican Day of the Dead variant with a different font and a skull replacing the 0 in "20th". See more »

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Take It All Away
Performed by Owl City
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