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: $807,014,313, 15 July 2018
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Aspect Ratio: 2.35 : 1
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Did You Know?
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When Pepita is walking towards Ernesto, her bottom left paw goes through her front left one. See more
Mijo, I was so worried.
[Hugs Miguel, then looks to Héctor resentfully
And you, how many times must I turn you away?
I want nothing to do with you! Not in life, not in death! I spent decades protecting my family from *your* mistakes. He spends five minutes with you, and I have to fish him out of a sinkhole!
I wasn't in there because of Héctor. He was in there because of me. He was just trying to get me home! I didn't want to listen, but he was right! Nothing is more important than ...
The Walt Disney Pictures opening logo's music, the orchestral version of "When You Wish Upon a Star", is played in the Mexican mariachi style. See more
References Monsters, Inc.
Remember Me (Dúo)
Music and Lyrics by Kristen Anderson-Lopez
and Robert Lopez
Performed by Miguel
featuring Natalia Lafourcade
Produced by Steve Mostyn
Engineered by David Davis
Natalia Lafourcade vocals recorded by Alan Saucedo
Miguel appears courtesy of Bystorm Entertainment/RCA Records
Natalia Lafourcade appears courtesy of Sony Music Entertainment México, S.A. de C.V. See more