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What To Watch If You Love 'Coco' 

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Updated April 30, 2020 496 votes 147 voters 9.2k views 20 items

List Rules Vote up the best movies and TV shows like 'Coco.'

Wondering what to watch after Coco? The Oscar-nominated and almost universally lauded film's delightfully macabre theme and stunning animation style makes it only natural to crave similar works after seeing it. Luckily for Coco fans, there are plenty of TV shows and movies to satisfy your cravings for that unique mix of surreal and delightful

What movies and TV shows will you find here? The Book of Life also features strong imagery inspired by the Day of the Dead. The Corpse Bride takes you to another version of the afterlife, with plenty of original music. The Nightmare Before Christmas is another good movie that fans of Coco may enjoy.

When it comes to TV shows like Coco, it doesn't get much better than Courage the Cowardly Dog. Other good movies and series on this Coco recommendations list include Frankenweenie, ParaNorman, and Coraline.

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Corpse Bride is listed (or ranked) 1 on the list What To Watch If You Love 'Coco'
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Corpse Bride, often referred to as Tim Burton's Corpse Bride, is a 2005 British-American stop-motion-animated fantasy film directed by Mike Johnson and Tim Burton. The plot is set in a fictional ...more

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Coraline is listed (or ranked) 2 on the list What To Watch If You Love 'Coco'
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Coraline is a 2009 American stop-motion animated 3D dark fantasy film based on Neil Gaiman's 2002 novel of the same name. It was produced by Laika and distributed by Focus Features. Written and ...more

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Ferdinand is listed (or ranked) 3 on the list What To Watch If You Love 'Coco'
Ferdinand
Ferdinand is a 2017 American 3D computer-animated comedy film directed by Carlos Saldanha. After Ferdinand (John Cena), a bull with a big heart, is mistaken for a dangerous beast, he is captured ...more

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The Nightmare Before Chr... is listed (or ranked) 4 on the list What To Watch If You Love 'Coco'
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Tim Burton's The Nightmare Before Christmas 3D is a 2006 3D version of the 1993 film of the same title directed by Henry Selick and written by Caroline Thompson.

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Inside Out is listed (or ranked) 5 on the list What To Watch If You Love 'Coco'
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Inside Out is a 2015 American 3D computer-animated comedy-drama film directed by Pete Docter. In the mind of a young girl, five personified emotions - Joy (Amy Poehler), Sadness (Phyllis Smith), ...more

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Bambi is listed (or ranked) 6 on the list What To Watch If You Love 'Coco'
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Bambi is a 1942 American animated drama film directed by David Hand, produced by Walt Disney and based on the book Bambi, A Life in the Woods by Austrian author Felix Salten. The film was ...more

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Monsters, Inc. is listed (or ranked) 7 on the list What To Watch If You Love 'Coco'
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Monsters, Inc. is a 2001 American computer-animated comedy film directed by Pete Docter, produced by Pixar Animation Studios, and released by Walt Disney Pictures. John Lasseter and Andrew ...more

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Casper is listed (or ranked) 8 on the list What To Watch If You Love 'Coco'
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Casper is a 1995 American family comedy fantasy film starring Christina Ricci, Bill Pullman, Cathy Moriarty, Eric Idle, and Amy Brenneman, based on the Casper the Friendly Ghost comic books and ...more

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Watership Down is listed (or ranked) 9 on the list What To Watch If You Love 'Coco'
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Watership Down is a 1978 British animated adventure drama film written, produced and directed by Martin Rosen and based on the novel of the same name by Richard Adams. It was financed by a ...more

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Beetlejuice is listed (or ranked) 10 on the list What To Watch If You Love 'Coco'
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Beetlejuice is a 1988 American fantasy-comedy-horror film directed by Tim Burton. The spirits of a deceased couple (Alec Baldwin and Geena Davis) are harassed by an unbearable family that has ...more

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Grim Fandango is listed (or ranked) 11 on the list What To Watch If You Love 'Coco'
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Grim Fandango is a dark comedy neo-noir adventure game released by LucasArts in 1998 for Windows, with Tim Schafer as the game's project leader. It is the first adventure game by LucasArts to ...more

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Adventures in Wonder Par... is listed (or ranked) 12 on the list What To Watch If You Love 'Coco'
Adventures in Wonder Park (Nickelodeon, 2020) is an animated adventure/comedy television series created by Anne Flett-Giordano, David Zuckerman, and John Aboud. It is based on the 2019 animated ...more
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Frankenweenie is listed (or ranked) 13 on the list What To Watch If You Love 'Coco'
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Frankenweenie is a 2012 American 3D stop-motion-animated fantasy film directed by Tim Burton. It is a remake of Burton's 1984 short film of the same name and is a parody of and a homage to the ...more

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My Girl is listed (or ranked) 14 on the list What To Watch If You Love 'Coco'
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My Girl is a 1991 American comedy-drama film directed by Howard Zieff and written by Laurice Elehwany. The film, starring Macaulay Culkin and Anna Chlumsky in her feature film debut, depicts the ...more

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The Book of Life is listed (or ranked) 15 on the list What To Watch If You Love 'Coco'
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The Book of Life is a 2014 American 3D computer-animated adventure musical comedy film produced by Reel FX Creative Studios and distributed by 20th Century Fox. Co-written and directed by Jorge ...more

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Aaahh!!! Real Monsters ... is listed (or ranked) 16 on the list What To Watch If You Love 'Coco'
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Aaahh!!! Real Monsters is an American animated television series about adolescent monsters in training, developed by Klasky Csupo for Nickelodeon. The show ran from October 30, 1994 to December ...more

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Minions is listed (or ranked) 17 on the list What To Watch If You Love 'Coco'
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Minions is a 2015 American 3D computer-animated comedy film directed by Pierre Coffin and Kyle Balda, and is a spin-off/prequel to the Despicable Me franchise. Minions Stuart, Kevin, and Bob are ...more

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Courage the Cowardly Dog... is listed (or ranked) 18 on the list What To Watch If You Love 'Coco'
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Courage the Cowardly Dog is an American animated horror comedy television series created by John R. Dilworth for Cartoon Network, and the ninth of the network's Cartoon Cartoons. It follows ...more

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Invader Zim is listed (or ranked) 19 on the list What To Watch If You Love 'Coco'
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Invader Zim is an American animated television series created by Jhonen Vasquez for Nickelodeon. The series centers on an extraterrestrial named Zim from the planet Irk, and his mission to ...more

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Haunted Mansion is listed (or ranked) 20 on the list What To Watch If You Love 'Coco'
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Haunted Mansion is a 1998 Hong Kong horror film directed and written by To Lai-chi, produced by Wong Jing, and starring Anthony Wong, Gigi Lai and Law Lan.