Despite his family's baffling generations-old ban on music, Miguel dreams of becoming an accomplished musician like his idol, Ernesto de la Cruz. Desperate to prove his talent, Miguel finds himself in the stunning and colorful Land of the Dead following a mysterious chain of events. Along the way, he meets charming trickster Hector, and together, they set off on an extraordinary journey to unlock the real story behind Miguel's family history.
The celebration of a lifetime
22 November 2017 (USA)
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Also Known As:
Untitled Dia de los Muertos Project
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Opening Weekend USA: $50,802,605,
26 November 2017, Wide Release
Gross USA: $209,726,015
Cumulative Worldwide Gross: $807,082,196
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Aspect Ratio: 2.35 : 1
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Did You Know?
When Miguel initially turns ghostly after strumming the guitar in the mausoleum, he runs into the graveyard in a panic, and the frenzied musical score that plays behind the action is the crescendo from "A Day in the Life" by The Beatles See more
When Pepita is walking towards Ernesto, her bottom left paw goes through her front left one. See more
[to Mamá Coco, pointing at each of his cheeks
I have a dimple on this side, but not on this side. Dimple. No dimple. Dimple. No dimple.
At the end of the closing credits, there is an ofrenda to the deceased people who inspired the filmmakers of Coco, in the form of a mosaic made from photographs. See more
Written by Germaine Franco See more