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The special bond that develops between plus-sized inflatable robot Baymax, and prodigy Hiro Hamada, who team up with a group of friends to form a band of high-tech heroes.

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Baymax (voice)
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Hiro (voice)
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Tadashi (voice)
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Fred (voice)
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Go Go (voice)
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Wasabi (voice)
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Honey Lemon (voice)
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Alistair Krei (voice)
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Cass (voice)
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General (voice)
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Abigail (voice)
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Newscaster (voice)
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Desk Sergeant (voice)
Paul Briggs ...
Yama (voice)
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When a devastating event befalls the city of San Fransokyo and catapults Hiro into the midst of danger, he turns to Baymax and his close friends adrenaline junkie Go Go Tomago, neatnik Wasabi, chemistry whiz Honey Lemon and fanboy Fred. Determined to uncover the mystery, Hiro transforms his friends into a band of high-tech heroes called "Big Hero 6." Written by Walt Disney Animation Studios

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From the creators of Wreck-It Ralph and Frozen.


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Rated PG for action and peril, some rude humor, and thematic elements. | See all certifications »

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7 November 2014 (USA)  »

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Grandes héroes  »

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Budget:

$165,000,000 (estimated)

Opening Weekend:

$56,215,889 (USA) (10 November 2014)

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$222,527,828 (USA)
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Trivia

Akuma Island was originally going to be an abandoned military base where Yokai was going to steal a nuclear submarine to power the Portal. At one point a monster called the Entity was going to emerge from the portal and lay waste to San Fransokyo. But eventually the production decided that the Portal's purpose is for teleportation only. See more »

Goofs

When the vehicle speedily crashes into the ocean, Hiro's seat belt is jammed. At the bed of the ocean, the viewers are shown Hiro attempting to unlock his seat belt. When Baymax surfaces with the rest of the characters, Hiro is no longer restrained by his seat belt without explanation. See more »

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[first lines]
Ringleader: The winner, by total annihilation - Yamaaaa!
Yama: Who's next? Who has the guts to step into the ring, with Little Yama...
Hiro: Can I try? I have a robot. I built it myself.
Yama: [laughs raucously]
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Featured in AniMat's Reviews: Big Hero 6 (2014) See more »

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Boca Dulce Boca
Written by Estéfano (as F. Estefano Salgado) and Kike Santander (as Flavio Enrique Santander)
Performed by Jose Luis Rodriguez
Courtesy of Sony Music (US) Latin, LLC
By Arrangement with Sony Music Licensing
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Disney is making Marvel movies now.. ? its great to be alive
2 February 2015 | by (United Kingdom) – See all my reviews

Big Hero 6 is another movie based on Marvel source material but isn't like others recently released.. this one is also a Disney animated feature. How to train your dragon 2 was previously my favourite animated film of the year.. that was until i saw this gem.

The story follows a smart kid named Hiro who is suffering from kid depression after his brother is killed in a huge fire. This is where he meets Baymax, the star of the film and possibly my favourite Disney character since Olaf the snowman. Baymax is a big lovable idiot-type robot who was built to provide healthcare for humans. Hiro sees Baymax as a chance to get revenge on his brother's killer and with him and his new- found friends they embark on a journey to get justice.

Some of the film's best scenes come from Hiro's attempts to turn Baymax into a badass fighting machine. This results in hilarious moments because we still have our big lovable idiot.. but now he has awesome superpowers, and i must say this kept me thoroughly entertained. The other characters were also awesome and each had their own personality traits but at the end we are left with the relationship between Hiro and Baymax, although definitely not a bad thing because as an audience we can never have enough Baymax.

I did feel that this film suffered from what Guardians of the Galaxy also suffered with which is that the villain was underdeveloped, although unlike Ronan the villain in this film (no spoilers) did have a fleshed out plan and was quite a surprise twist. In the end I came out of Big Hero 6 feeling satisfied and entertained, featuring the humour of Marvel and the heart of Disney, this one is well worth a watch for people of all ages and if you don't want your own personal Baymax by the end then something must be wrong with you!


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