You’ve likely heard about the “Day of the Dead” festival. It is a famous festival of Mexico that is becoming popular all over the world. The purpose of this festival is to foster love and unity in the family and to recall the deceased family members.
The “Coco” movie features the same concept with the story of a 12-year-old boy named Miguel who aspires to be a musician. But Miguel’s parents disapproved of him because of the family’s ban on music. So being a boy, Miguel doesn’t understand this.
But miraculously Miguel reaches the “Land of the Dead” where he meets his musician great-great-grandfather “Hector” & grandmother Imelda. Through his time spent with them, Miguel comes to understand the true importance of family.
Hector also describes to Miguel the motives behind his parents’ opposition to him becoming a musician. So he immediately realizes his mistake and repents a lot.
In today’s age of social media, we are becoming distant from our family members, forgetting the importance of familial bonds, and becoming dehumanized in the name of freedom. This is a red light for society.
In such a scenario, films like “Coco” make people aware of the importance of family. Rekindles feelings and emotions in man. Therefore, it becomes necessary for us to imbibe some of its valuable lessons which are as follows.
You can also check this PDF to know the basics of this movie.
Remember Family Will Always Love You:
Nowadays youngsters are afraid to say anything to their parents. But they don’t understand that his parents are the ones who love them the most in the world. Parents always look out for the best for their kids even in the worst of situations. Imelda Rivera explains this by saying…
Never forget how much your family loves you. — Imelda
Bring Music To Life:
Music is a great force that affects not only human beings but also animals and trees. According to research, music can change a person’s mood and relieve us of any pain. Also, music is considered a form of love. So make songs a part of life and live with fun.
Only a song has the power to change a heart. — Ernesto
Success Is Not Free:
Success is not something that falls by the wayside. To get it you have to give something, like money, time, happiness, or comfort. But keep one thing in mind, never follow an immortal path to gain success. You can be happy only if you get it by having a sense of humanity.
Success doesn’t come for free. You have to do whatever it takes to seize your moment. — Ernesto
Believe In Your Dreams:
Dreaming is essential to accomplish something in life. And at the same time, it is necessary to keep working with full faith in it. No one will help you except your family or loved ones. So keep working strongly with full faith and fulfill your dreams.
I had to have faith in my dream. No one was going to hand it to me. It was up to me to reach for that dream. — Ernesto
Do You Know, Why People Love Animated Movies?
Most people like animated movies. Because these kinds of films have imagination & freshness and it takes us on a journey of a wonderful world.
But the true scientific reason for this is a sense of nostalgia. This means, every human being watches cartoons in childhood and there is a character in them that gets very close to our hearts.
So when we watch an animated movie, we feel the child which is somewhere inside us. Both our hearts and mind have a lot of fun. In addition, research has also proven that animated video improves the memory power of our brain by 92% and these videos also capture our brain faster.
These were some of the points that “Coco Movie” explains to us. If you want more guidance, check out more Coco movie quotes below.
Best Coco Quotes And Sayings :
Our memories have to be passed down by those who knew us in life in the stories they tell about us. — Hector
Never name a street dog. They will follow you forever. Now, go get my shoe. — Abuelita
One cannot deny who one is meant to be. — Ernesto
Remember me, though I have to say goodbye. Remember me, don’t let it make you cry. For even if I’m far away, I hold you in my heart. I sing a secret song to you each night we are apart — Hector
You don’t have to forgive him, but we shouldn’t forget him. — Miguel
I’m done asking for permission. When you see your moment, you mustn’t let it pass you by. You must seize it. — Ernesto
The feeling, so close, you can reach out and touch it. I never knew I could want something so much, but it’s true. — Ernesto
You’re not a spirit guide. You’re just a dumb dog. — Miguel
I’m crazy or call me a fool but last night it seemed that I dreamed about you. When I opened my mouth what came out was a song and you knew every word and we all sang along. — Miguel
It has been an honor. I hope you die real soon. — Hector
A melody played on the strings of our souls and the rhythm that rattled us down to the bone. Our love for each other will live on forever in every beat of my proud corazón — Miguel
My whole life, there’s been something that made me different. — Miguel
I am the one who’s willing to do what it takes to seize my moment. Whatever it takes. — Ernesto
Coco Movie Quotes About Music :
The music, it’s not just in me, it is me. When life gets me down, I play my guitar. The rest of the world may follow the rules, but I must follow my heart. — Ernesto
Never underestimate the power of music. No one was going to hand me my future, it was up to me to reach for my dream, grab it tight and make it come true. — Ernesto
I have to sing, I have to play. The music, it’s not just in me, it is me. When life gets me down, I play my guitar. The rest of the world may follow the rules, but I must follow my heart. You know that feeling like there’s a song in the air and it’s playing just for you. I hope you like it. — Ernesto
Music’s the only way that makes me happy. — Miguel
I know, I’m not supposed to love music. But my great-grandma Coco’s father was the greatest musician of all time. One day he left with his guitar and never returned, now my family thinks music is a curse. — Miguel
When we had Coco, there was something that mattered more than music. I wanted to put down roots. He wanted to play for the world. We each made a sacrifice to get what we wanted. Now, you must make a choice. — Mama Imelda
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Coco Movie Quotes About Family :
Being a part of this family means you are here for this family. — Abuelita
We may have our differences, but nothing’s more important than family. — Miguel
Nothing’s more important than family. — Miguel
I am not like the rest of my family. There’s something that makes me different. — Miguel
Coco Quotes About Death :
When there’s no one left in the living world who remembers you, you disappear from this world. We call it the Final Death. — Hector
I want nothing to do with you! Not in life, not in death! I spent decades protecting my family from your mistakes. He spends five minutes with you, and I have to fish him out of a sinkhole! — Mama Imelda