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 Héctor, the two new friends embark on an extraordinary journey to unlock the real story behind Miguel's family history.
Learning about life through death
Coco is about Miguel, Coco's great grandson learning about, throughout the entire movie, life and family values while in the Land of the Dead
I’m not like the rest of my family.
You want it, you have to earn it.
I am done asking permission. When you see your moment, you mustn’t let it pass you by. You must seize it!