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The Book of Life director to helm Lego Movie spin-off The Billion Brick Race

Once THE LEGO MOVIE went on to surprise audiences with just how much fun it was, and a healthy box-office take certainly didn't hurt either, a new franchise was born and Warner Bros. was quick to expand the series, announcing not only a sequel to the first film, but several spin-offs as well. One of those spin-off's has largely flown under the radar since then and I must admit...
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08.03.2017
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Jorge R. Gutierrez announces development on The Book of Life 2!

We've got some great news for all of you animation enthusiasts out there! This afternoon, Jorge R. Gutiérrez took to his personal Twitter account to announce that he's in the process of developing a sequel to the Dia de los Muetos-inspired animated feature THE BOOK OF LIFE. With Dallas-based animation house ReelFX signed on to produce, Gutiérrez...
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06.16.2017
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Exclusive Interview: The Book of Life's Ron Perlman and Kate del Castillo

In the delightful new film THE BOOK OF LIFE directed by Jorge R. Gutierrez, Ron Perlman and Kate del Castillo portray Xibalba and La Muerte – the rulers of the Land of the Remembered and The Land of the Forgotten. Desperate to get out of his realm, Xibalba makes a wager with his ex-flame La Muerte to swap lands which creates a marvelously fun animated, musical adventure....
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10.17.2014
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Review: The Book of Life

PLOT : Manolo is a young man trying to please his family, as well as satisfy his passion for playing music. That and his love of his childhood friend Maria soon lead him on an adventure that expands well past the living realm, into the Land of the Forgotten and the Land of the Remembered. REVIEW : It is a rare treat when a mainstream animated feature chooses to tell a heartfelt tale...
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10.17.2014
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Exclusive 1:1 Interview: Channing Tatum talks The Book of Life & 23 Jump St.

In Jorge R. Gutierrez's splendid animated feature THE BOOK OF LIFE, Channing Tatum plays Joaquin, a pompous but good-natured soldier who finds himself fighting for the affection of his childhood friend Maria (Zoe Saldana) against his best pal Manolo ( Diego Luna ). Unbeknownst to all of them, the outcome of this love triangle will have consequences far more significant than can be...
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10.17.2014
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Exclusive Interview: Ron Perlman talks The Book of Life, Hellboy 3 & more!

Ron Perlman is an amazing presence. Whether he is heavily buried under FX make-up or leather jacket clad on a Harley, he can certainly draw attention the second he walks in a room. Even in his latest, the wonderfully charming and visually stunning animated feature THE BOOK OF LIFE, the actor gives his character this incredible sense of bravado. He is a force to be reckoned with....
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10.16.2014
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Exclusive 1:1 Interview: The Book of Life Star Ice Cube!

Ice Cube is a legend. The rapper/actor has had a number of successes in film including FRIDAY, BOYS N THE HOOD, RIDE ALONG and the recent 21 JUMP STREET and 22 JUMP STREET. This fine fellow also knows a little something about bringing flair to an animated character. And in THE BOOK OF LIFE, he takes on the Candle Maker, one of the most powerful beings in this delightful tribute to...
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10.16.2014
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Exclusive Interview: The Book of Life Stars Diego Luna and Zoe Saldana!

THE BOOK OF LIFE is a wonderful animated celebration of Day of the Dead. It also features some inspired casting choices including the very talented Diego Luna and Zoe Saldana as childhood friends who discover the importance of being you and being there for others. Along with Channing Tatum , this trio of actors makes for a delightfully charming romantic triangle, one that is the...
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10.15.2014
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Exclusive Interview: The Book of Life's Jorge Gutierrez & Guillermo del Toro

THE BOOK OF LIFE is a wonderful film. Directed by Jorge R. Gutierrez, this is a vibrant and thrilling celebration of life that features a ton of great music and an inspired look into the Day of the Dead. With the great Guillermo del Toro as producer, the filmmakers together have crafted one of the most entertaining and best animated adventures of the year. A perfect Halloween treat....
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10.13.2014
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Exclusive Clip from animated Guillermo del Toro-produced The Book of Life

Guillermo del Toro is well-known for his unique style and now he's helping to bring those same sensibilities to the animated tale, THE BOOK OF LIFE, from writer/director Jorge R. Gutierrez, which follows the title character, Manolo, as he traverses life and death in some fantastical realms to reunite with the love of his life. The film stars the voice talents of Diego Luna ,...
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10.07.2014
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The newest trailer for The Book of Life showcases some animated flair

Earlier this year we got our first glimpse of THE BOOK OF LIFE in motion. Now a new trailer has hit that gives us a better idea of the two worlds showcased in the film. For those of you seeking a little more originality with their animated flicks, look no further than this latest trailer. At the very least, this film has some major eye-candy going for it. When it comes to...
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08.07.2014
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Comic Con: Interview with Guillermo del Toro & Jorge Gutierrez -Book of Life

One of the best things about working at JoBlo.com over the years has been getting to talk to the genius that is Guillermo del Toro. The filmmaker is one of the most creative and charismatic guys working in Hollywood and I always tend to get excited whenever he is involved in a project. This is especially true with the upcoming BOOK OF LIFE, an animated feature he is producing, which is...
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07.29.2014
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