# Similar Movies Like Coco (2017)
Released: 16 March 2018 (Japan)
Runtime: 109 Min
Taglines: The celebration of a lifetime
Genres: Animation | Adventure | Comedy | Family | Fantasy | Music | Mystery
Director: Lee Unkrich ,
Writers: Lee Unkrich (Original Story By), Jason Katz (Original Story By)
Actors: Edward James Olmos , Benjamin Bratt , Alanna Ubach
Aspiring musician Miguel, confronted with his family’s ancestral ban on music, enters the Land of the Dead to find his great-great-grandfather, a legendary singer.
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.
Young Miguel simply loves music. But his family has a mysterious ban on anyone from their clan performing music. The ban dates back for many generations yet Miguel dreams of becoming an accomplished musician just like his idol, Ernesto de la Cruz. Longing to prove his musical talents, Miguel finds himself in the technicolor Land of the Dead. Along his way, he meets the charming trickster Hector, and together, they set out to find the real story behind his family’s mysterious ban on music.