Oscar Academy's Choice Sunday!
Despite his family's generations-old ban on music, young 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. After meeting a charming trickster named Hector, the two new friends embark on an extraordinary journey to unlock the real story behind Miguel's family history.
“Pixar’s latest original work and one of their very best, truly does transport you. The results are magical and feel somewhat rebellious given the current political climate, which makes the film feel even more special.” - The Playlist
“This is a masterpiece of woven ancestral roots and the importance of 'familia,' confident in song and poetic in vision.” - We Got This Covered
"The whole enterprise is amusing, warm and embracing, so much so that English words fall short of perfectly summing up this utterly charming film. Only a Spanish word will do. “Encantada.” - Movie Nation
“If an animated movie is going to offer children a way to process death, it’s hard to envision a more spirited, touching and breezily entertaining example than 'Coco'.” - The Wrap
"'Coco' is full of life, especially when we’re hanging out the with the dead." - Chicago Sun-Times
“The animation juggernaut has once more shown how its storytelling acumen and visual splendors are still the surest dance partners in movies today.” - The Wrap
"At every imaginative juncture, the filmmakers (the screenplay is credited to Pixar veteran Molina and Matthew Aldrich) create a richly woven tapestry of comprehensively researched storytelling, fully dimensional characters, clever touches both tender and amusingly macabre, and vivid, beautifully textured visuals." - Hollywood Reporter
“It's a safe bet that audiences the world over will go loco for 'Coco.'” - Hollywood Reporter