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
Gross USA: $209,726,015
Cumulative Worldwide Gross: $807,082,196
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Aspect Ratio: 2.35 : 1
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In just 3 weeks, it grossed over $400 million worldwide, then over $500 million after 36 days, then over $600 million after 53 days, and then more than $700 million worldwide. See more
With Imelda's help, Miguel believes he can save Héctor from being forgotten by reclaiming his photo and taking it home with him -- despite agreeing to Imelda's "no music" condition, and knowing he cannot pass on any memories of Héctor himself. How was he planning on saving him when doing so required the task of rekindling Coco's memories, before the music ban was lifted? See more
[the Rivera family spots Mamá Imelda at the desk of a Family Reunion agent
I demand to speak to the person in charge.
Sorry, señora it says here no one put up your photo.
My family always, ALWAYS puts my photo on the ofrenda
[pulls off her shoe and begins beating the computer
That devil box tells you nothing but lies.
[Approaches with fear
Oh, mi familia! They wouldn't let me cross the bridge.
[Puts her shoe back on
Tell this woman and her devil box that my photo is on the ofrenda.
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
Referenced in All American: i
Remember Me (Dúo)
Music & Lyrics by Kristen Anderson-Lopez
& 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