Overall Rank: 93
Average Rating: 3.5/4
# of Ratings: 74
Theatrical Release Date: 11/22/2017
Blu-ray/DVD Release Date: 02/27/2018
Genre: Animation, Family
MPAA Rating: PG
Director: Lee Unkrich
Actors: Anthony Gonzalez, Gael García Bernal, Benjamin Bratt, Renee Victor, Edward James Olmos, Alanna Ubach
Plot: Budding musician Miguel wants nothing more than to be like his idol, Ernesto de la Cruz, despite the fact is family has forbidden music. But when he finds himself in the Land of the Dead, he sets off on an adventure that will solve a centuries old mystery, and his families' true origins. -- Chris Kavan
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Logan D. McCoy - wrote on 06/10/2019
The heartwarming "Coco" is everything you expect from Pixar. It packs beautiful animation, pathos, and humor, while always being respectful to the culture it illustrates.
Amy - wrote on 10/29/2018
Beautifully illustrated, and I gave a genuine gasp at the well-calibrated third act plot twist
Chris Kavan - wrote on 07/17/2018
Pixar rarely makes a misstep and Coco proves the studio is still at the top of mountain when it comes to animation. With vibrant visuals, memorable characters and music that is upbeat and emotional - this ode to Mexican culture, specifically the Day of the Dead, is simply stunning. It tackles some pretty heavy themes and shares a lot in common with Up (not that I have an issue with that), but in the end it's about family, following your own dreams and celebrating life but remembering those who have passed before. Watch it with your family, and prepare to be moved.
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Matthew Brady - wrote on 05/03/2018
"Coco" is a beautifully animated film with plenty of heart to go around, of course knowing it's from Pixar. How the film explores 'Day of the Dead' and it's world by taking a particular culture and doing something incredibly unique with it. Much better than "The Book of Life", I can say that. Each character having their own colorful personality which makes them a enjoy to watch.
You know for a family movie, it's packed with a lot of themes such as: death, murder, and aging, that was handled so maturely.
My issues with the movie is it's villain, because I didn't think this type of story needed one. I won't spoil anything, but doesn't really matter since a lot of twist and turns can be seen a mile way, it gets predicable at times especially towards the end. I'm sorry to say this but …
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