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: $805,839,032, 20 May 2018
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Aspect Ratio: 2.39 : 1
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When Miguel brings his sharpie to paint the golden tooth in his handmade guitar, the detail is already painted, and even if he did it again on purpose, the second "coating" doesn't change the color or fix any flaws the first one might've had. See more
[to Mamá Imelda; about Héctor
He was trying to take me home.
He left us!
Yes, but he was going to come back to you, but Ernesto De La Cruz poisoned him!
[the Rivera family gasps
It is true.
[Héctor suddenly shudders; meaning he is being forgotten
Please... you must help me! It's Coco!
[realizing what's happening; shocked
She's forgetting you!
[to the Rivera family
Look, what I'm trying to say is... is that although you may never forgive him, you should NEVER forget him!
On the opening Pixar logo, the last sound is muted. After the lamp stops moving as usual, a bell chiming is heard leading to the opening shot. See more
Performed by Alanna Ubach
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