Disney Pixar’s Coco is coming to theaters November 22nd. and from what I’ve read, it’s a beautiful film that does justice to the Mexican culture. Since Caiden’s in a Spanish Immersion program, every year his school puts on an amazing Dia de los Muertos show – so you can imagine his excitement about the film! Well, we’re all pretty much excited…are you?
Despite his family’s baffling generations-old ban on music, Miguel (voice of Anthony Gonzalez) dreams of becoming an accomplished musician like his idol, Ernesto de la Cruz (voice of Benjamin Bratt). 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 Héctor (voice of Gael García Bernal), and together, they set off on an extraordinary journey to unlock the real story behind Miguel’s family history.