This animated comedy from producer Guillermo del Toro and director Jorge Gutierrez follows the journey of Manolo, a young man who embarks on an adventure that spans three fantastical worlds where he must face his greatest fears. Rich with a fresh take on pop music favorites and featuring a unique visual style, it’s a story that encourages us to celebrate the past and look forward to the future.

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Ratings and Reviews

4.3 out of 5
1.1K Ratings
1.1K Ratings

82% TOMATOMETER

  • Average 6.9/10
  • Fresh 93
  • Rotten 21

Critics Consensus: The Book of Life's gorgeous animation is a treat, but it's a pity that its story lacks the same level of craft and detail that its thrilling visuals provide.

7+ COMMON SENSE

Beautifully animated film has some scary imagery.

Information

Studio
20th Century Fox
Released
Copyright
© 2014 Twentieth Century Fox Film Corporation and Reel FX Productions II, LLC. All rights reserved.

Languages

Primary
English (Subtitles, Audio Description, Stereo, Dolby 5.1)
Additional
Arabic (Subtitles), Bulgarian (Subtitles), Cantonese (Subtitles), Croatian (Subtitles), Czech (Subtitles), Danish (Subtitles), Dutch (Subtitles), Estonian (Subtitles), Finnish (Subtitles), French (Canada) (Subtitles, Stereo), French (France) (Subtitles), German (Subtitles), Greek (Subtitles), Hebrew (Subtitles), Hindi (Subtitles), Hungarian (Subtitles), Icelandic (Subtitles), Indonesian (Subtitles), Italian (Subtitles), Korean (Subtitles), Latvian (Subtitles), Lithuanian (Subtitles), Malay (Subtitles), Norwegian (Subtitles), Polish (Subtitles), Portuguese (Brazil) (Subtitles), Portuguese (Portugal) (Subtitles), Romanian (Subtitles), Russian (Subtitles), Serbian (Subtitles), Simplified Chinese (Subtitles), Slovak (Subtitles), Slovenian (Subtitles), Spanish (Subtitles, Stereo), Spanish (Spain) (Subtitles), Swedish (Subtitles), Thai (Subtitles), Traditional Chinese (Subtitles), Turkish (Subtitles), Ukrainian (Subtitles), Vietnamese (Subtitles)

Accessibility

CC
Closed captions refer to subtitles in the available language with addition of relevant nondialogue information.
AD
Audio description refers to a narration track describing what is happening on screen to provide context for those who are blind or have low vision.

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