The Surprising Influences Behind Coco's Most Important Scene

There's a number of dazzling elements in Pixar's latest film Coco that will have filmgoers young and old talking—once they've stopped sniffling those trademark Pixar tears, that is. From the arresting, luminous city of the dead to the nonstop music ......mehr

Quelle : Vanity Fair

Review: 'Coco' Brings the Pixar Touch to Death

The innovations in “Coco” are no less satisfying for being of a more subtle kind. The grain of leather and the rusted folds of corrugated metal have a rough, almost tactile quality. Human bones, hairless dogs and orange flower petals look uncannily ......mehr

Quelle : New York Times

'Coco' puts a fresh face on the dependable Pixar formula

Pixar is already being rewarded for its inclusivity on “Coco,” the studio's 19th film. The story takes place in Mexico, and when the movie debuted there late last month, it quickly became the country's highest-grossing film of all time. A strong sense ......mehr

Quelle : Washington Post

In 'Coco,' Pixar Finds Joyous Life — In Death

Pixar's animators seem willing to go anywhere in pursuit of fresh enchantment. They plunged to the ocean's depths in Finding Nemo, took to the sky with helium balloons in Up, and entered a child's mind in Inside Out. Now, in the movie Coco, they — and ......mehr

Quelle : NPR

'Coco': A Latino-themed movie that gets it right

From featuring an all-Latino cast, to using popular Mexican sayings like “no manches,” (you've got to be kidding me) to hiring Latino consultants to oversee the film from start to finish, Disney Pixar's new movie “Coco” is getting it right when it ......mehr

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'Coco' Review: Pixar's Day-of-the-Dead Gem Is as Lively as They Come

With its cast of skeletons and macabre "I see dead people" vibe, Coco may be the strangest thing ever to come out of the Pixar animation factory. That's a good thing. Their latest animated movie finds the company spreading its wings and pushing into ......mehr

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Pixar's 'Coco' is more than just another inspirational fantasy

But Coco never gets so carried away with spectacle that it loses sight of its hero's emotional journey. As Miguel delves deeper into the Land of the Dead, and gets better acquainted with all the people there, he also comes to learn what it really means ......mehr

Quelle : Mashable (blog)

Box Office: 'Coco' Topping 'Justice League' With $70 Million Over Thanksgiving ...

Disney-Pixar's “Coco” has the edge over Warner Bros.-DC Entertainment's “Justice League” in a race for the top domestic box office spot with about $70 million for the Wednesday-Sunday Thanksgiving holiday weekend. Early estimates on Wednesday showed ......mehr

Quelle : Variety