A Mexican parrot named Cuco sets off on an adventure to defend his family.
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Gayo (voice)
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Cuco (voice)
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Martin (voice)
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Rayito (voice)
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Punch (voice)
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Pierre Angelo ...
Don Cheto ...
Mino D'Blanc ...
Garza García (Spanish)
Ricardo El Mandril Sanchez ...
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Lucille (voice)
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Cuco is a Mexican boy parrot that would rather imitate the crazy stunts of his TV super-parrot hero, El Americano, than help with his chores at the family bird circus. Yet when a gang of bully birds threatens his ringmaster father and takes over the circus, Cuco sets off on a hilarious and perilous journey to Hollywood to enlist his hero in his fight, only to discover the true hero within himself. Written by Production team

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First major animated co-production between Mexico and the United States. See more »

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by LA ARROLLADORA BANDA LIMON
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