Channing Tatum, Diego Luna Vie for Zoe Saldana in ‘The Book of Life’ Trailer (Video)

Guillermo del Toro produced the animated movie, which hits theaters in October

Last Updated: August 4, 2014 @ 9:37 AM

book-of-life-poster20th Century Fox has released the first trailer for Reel FX’s animated movie “The Book of Life,” which boasts Guillermo del Toro as a producer.

Formerly known as “Day of the Dead,” the film features the voices of Channing Tatum, Zoe Saldana and Diego Luna, as well as Placido Domingo and Ice Cube.

Also read: Channing Tatum, Zoe Saldana Lead Voice Cast for Fox’s ‘The Book of Life’

Luna plays Manolo, a young man who’s torn between fulfilling the expectations of his family and following his heart. He embarks on an incredible adventure that spans three fantastical worlds where he must face his greatest fears, all while gods wager on the outcome.

Jorge R. Gutierrez directed “The Book Of Life.” The movie hits theaters on Oct. 17 — just in time for Halloween.

Also read: Guillermo del Toro’s ‘The Strain’ Offers Creepy, Crawling Teasers (Video)

Watch the trailer below to see the colorful worlds that Gutierrez and del Toro have created.


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