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. Written by
The celebration of a lifetime
21 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: $198,816,300, 18 January 2018
Cumulative Worldwide Gross: $390,018,962, 10 December 2017
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Aspect Ratio: 2.39 : 1
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Did You Know?
The film released on the same day as Pixar's first film Toy Story
(1995), 22 years prior. It's also Pixar's second film to release the same day as one of their previous films, the first being The Good Dinosaur
(2015), which was released the same day A Bug's Life
(1998) did 17 years prior to that. See more
[to Mama Imelda; about Hector
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.
[Hector 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!
As the opening Pixar logo fades to black, a bell chiming is heard. See more
Remember Me (Reunion)
Music and Lyrics by Kristen Anderson-Lopez
and Robert Lopez
Performed by Anthony Gonzalez
and Ana Ofelia Murguía See more