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: $198,161,978, 15 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
[Mama Imelda has just taken Héctor's protrait from De La Cruz and is about to give Miguel her blessing to send him back home
Miguel, I give you my blessing, to go home and...
... to forget about music?
[Mama Imelda looks at Héctor and smiles
...And never forget how much your family cares for you.
At the end of the closing credits, there is an ofrenda to the deceased people who inspired the filmmakers of Coco, in the form of a mosaic made from photographs. See more
Spin-off Dante's Lunch
Remember Me (Duo)
Music and Lyrics by Kristen Anderson-Lopez
, Robert Lopez
, and Germaine Franco
Performed by Miguel
featuring Natalia Lafourcade See more