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Big Hero 6 (2014)

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The special bond that develops between plus-sized inflatable robot Baymax, and prodigy Hiro Hamada, who team up with a group of friends to form a band of high-tech heroes.

Directors:

Don Hall, Chris Williams

Writers:

Jordan Roberts (screenplay by), Robert L. Baird (screenplay by) | 4 more credits »
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Won 1 Oscar. Another 16 wins & 58 nominations. See more awards »

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Cast

Cast overview, first billed only:
Scott Adsit ... Baymax (voice)
Ryan Potter ... Hiro (voice)
Daniel Henney ... Tadashi (voice)
T.J. Miller ... Fred (voice)
Jamie Chung ... Go Go (voice)
Damon Wayans Jr. ... Wasabi (voice)
Genesis Rodriguez ... Honey Lemon (voice)
James Cromwell ... Robert Callaghan (voice)
Alan Tudyk ... Alistair Krei (voice)
Maya Rudolph ... Cass (voice)
Abraham Benrubi ... General (voice)
Katie Lowes ... Abigail (voice)
Billy Bush ... Newscaster (voice)
Daniel Gerson ... Desk Sergeant (voice)
Paul Briggs ... Yama (voice)
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Storyline

When a devastating event befalls the city of San Fransokyo and catapults Hiro into the midst of danger, he turns to Baymax and his close friends adrenaline junkie Go Go Tomago, neatnik Wasabi, chemistry whiz Honey Lemon and fanboy Fred. Determined to uncover the mystery, Hiro transforms his friends into a band of high-tech heroes called "Big Hero 6." Written by Walt Disney Animation Studios

Plot Summary | Plot Synopsis

Taglines:

From the creators of Wreck-It Ralph and Frozen.


Motion Picture Rating (MPAA)

Rated PG for action and peril, some rude humor, and thematic elements. | See all certifications »

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Details

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Country:

USA

Language:

English

Release Date:

7 November 2014 (USA) See more »

Also Known As:

Big Hero 6 See more »

Filming Locations:

San Francisco, California, USA See more »

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Box Office

Budget:

$165,000,000 (estimated)

Opening Weekend USA:

$56,215,889, 9 November 2014

Gross USA:

$222,527,828

Cumulative Worldwide Gross:

$657,827,828
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Runtime:

Color:

Color

Aspect Ratio:

2.39 : 1
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Did You Know?

Trivia

On the Police Officer's desk in the police station, a photo of the woman from the pound in Bolt (2008), is seen in a picture frame. See more »

Goofs

In the warehouse, Hiro holds a broom as a weapon as he approaches the barrel of microbots, but when he comes closer the broom is nowhere to be found, and there is no sound to indicate that he dropped it. See more »

Quotes

[first lines]
Ringleader: The winner, by total annihilation - Yamaaaa!
Yama: Who's next? Who has the guts to step into the ring, with Little Yama...
Hiro: Can I try? I have a robot. I built it myself.
Yama: [laughs raucously]
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Crazy Credits

There are no opening credits. The title isn't shown until the end of the film. See more »

Alternate Versions

In the UK version BBC Radio 1 presenters and Youtubers Dan Howell (danisnotonfire) and Phil Lester (AmazingPhil) were given the roles of Male Technician 1 and 2. This version, however, did not end up in the UK home release. See more »

Connections

References The Matrix (1999) See more »

Soundtracks

Boca Dulce Boca
Written by Estéfano (as F. Estefano Salgado), Kike Santander (as Flavio Enrique Santander)
Performed by José Luis 'El Puma' Rodríguez (as Jose Luis Rodriguez)
Courtesy of Sony Music (US) Latin, LLC
By Arrangement with Sony Music Licensing
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User Reviews

 
"Hairy Baby" (says the robot petting the cat)
18 February 2015 | by A_Different_DrummerSee all my reviews

On the one hand I can understand why this film makes people uncomfortable.

For starters it takes place in "San Fran Tokyo" (?) and the core premise for the story is that it is "OK" to start an animation film clearly targeted for kids with a double homicide.

That does take some getting used to.

Oddly like its subjects (kids who experiment) there is a lot of experimentation taking place here too.

There are some things I have never seen before in an animated film and quite liked.

Other bits did not work as well.

Anyway, for breaking new ground, I gave it an 8.

Maybe history will be kinder. And maybe it won't


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