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?
The 6th Pixar film to win the Annie Award for Best Voice Acting, after Toy Story 2 (1999), Finding Nemo (2003), The Incredibles (2004), Ratatouille (2007), and Inside Out (2015). See more
When Pepita is walking towards Ernesto, her bottom left paw goes through her front left one. See more
[to Héctor, after learning that he is his real great great grandfather
A minute ago I thought I was related to a murderer! You're a total upgrade!
[Héctor gives Miguel an annoyed look
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 Blazing Saddles
Performed by Alanna Ubach
and Antonio Sol See more