The Book of Life
THE BOOK OF LIFE, a vibrant fantasy-adventure, tells the legend of Manolo, a conflicted hero and dreamer who sets off on an epic quest through magical, mythical and wondrous worlds in order to rescue his one true love and defend his village.
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The Book of Life is directed by Jorge R. Gutierrez, who co-wrote the film with Douglas Langdale (“Kung Fu Panda: Legends of Awesomeness”), and produced by Guillermo del Toro. The animated film tells the story of Manolo (Diego Luna), a young man torn between fulfilling the expectations of his father (Hector Elizondo) and grandfather (Danny Trejo) to become a bullfighter and following his heart by becoming a musician. Before choosing a path, he embarks on an incredible adventure that spans three fantastical worlds, where he must face his greatest fears. Zoe Saldana, Channing Tatum, Ice Cube and Placido Domingo also lend their voices.
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Diego Luna as Manolo
Zoe Saldana as María, Manolo and Joaquin’s love interest
Channing Tatum as Joaquín
Christina Applegate as Mary Beth, a museum tour guide
Ice Cube as The Candle Maker
Ron Perlman as Xibalba, ruler of the Land of the Forgotten
Kate del Castillo as La Muerte, ruler of the Land of the Remembered
Cheech Marin as Pancho Rodríguez
Héctor Elizondo as Carlos Sánchez, Manolo’s deceased father
Plácido Domingo as Skeleton Jorge, Manolo’s deceased great-grandfather
Ana de la Reguera as Carmen Sánchez, Manolo’s deceased mother
Eugenio Derbez as Chato
Gabriel Iglesias as Pepe Rodríguez
Danny Trejo as Skeleton Luis
Dan Navarro as Chakal
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Runtime: 1 hr. 35 min.