'Coco' Follows A Boy's Journey In A Technicolor Afterlife : Pop Culture Happy Hour The 2017 movie Coco is about a Mexican boy named Miguel who has an adventure on Día de los Muertos, a holiday dedicated to remembering the dead. He finds himself in the Land of the Dead, where he learns about the importance of memory and how we tell the stories of our families. In this encore episode, we revisit our conversation about the excellent Disney-Pixar film.
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'Coco' Follows A Boy's Journey In A Technicolor Afterlife

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'Coco' Follows A Boy's Journey In A Technicolor Afterlife

'Coco' Follows A Boy's Journey In A Technicolor Afterlife

'Coco' Follows A Boy's Journey In A Technicolor Afterlife

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Miguel and Date are prominently displayed at the the U.S. premiere of Coco at El Capitan Theatre on November 8, 2017 in Los Angeles, California. Barry King/Getty Images hide caption

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Miguel and Date are prominently displayed at the the U.S. premiere of Coco at El Capitan Theatre on November 8, 2017 in Los Angeles, California.

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The 2017 movie Coco is about a Mexican boy named Miguel who has an adventure on Día de los Muertos, a holiday dedicated to remembering the dead. He finds himself in the Land of the Dead, where he learns about the importance of memory and how we tell the stories of our families. In this encore episode, we revisit our conversation about the excellent Disney-Pixar film.

The audio was produced and edited by Jessica Reedy.