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Big Hero 6 (2014)

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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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Don Hall, Chris Williams

Writers:

Jordan Roberts (screenplay by), Robert L. Baird (screenplay by) | 4 more credits »
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Cast

Cast overview, first billed only:
Scott Adsit ... Baymax (voice)
Ryan Potter ... Hiro (voice)
Daniel Henney ... Tadashi (voice)
T.J. Miller ... Fred (voice)
Jamie Chung ... Go Go (voice)
Damon Wayans Jr. ... Wasabi (voice)
Genesis Rodriguez ... Honey Lemon (voice)
James Cromwell ... Robert Callaghan (voice)
Alan Tudyk ... Alistair Krei (voice)
Maya Rudolph ... Cass (voice)
Abraham Benrubi ... General (voice)
Katie Lowes ... Abigail (voice)
Billy Bush ... Newscaster (voice)
Daniel Gerson ... Desk Sergeant (voice)
Paul Briggs Paul Briggs ... Yama (voice)
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Storyline

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.


Motion Picture Rating (MPAA)

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

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Country:

USA

Language:

English

Release Date:

7 November 2014 (USA) See more »

Also Known As:

Big Hero 6 See more »

Filming Locations:

San Francisco, California, USA See more »

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Box Office

Budget:

$165,000,000 (estimated)

Opening Weekend USA:

$56,215,889, 9 November 2014

Gross USA:

$222,527,828

Cumulative Worldwide Gross:

$657,827,828
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Color

Aspect Ratio:

2.39 : 1
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Trivia

T.J. Miller, who voices Fred, improvised most of his character's exclamations. See more »

Goofs

When Honey meets Hiro, she has earbuds in her ears. She starts talking to Hiro, pulls them out of her ears, and they dangle out of her shirt. The dangling earbuds then disappear in the close-up shot of her and Hiro. See more »

Quotes

[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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Crazy Credits

There are no opening credits. The title isn't shown until the end of the film. See more »

Alternate Versions

In the UK version BBC Radio 1 presenters and Youtubers Dan Howell (danisnotonfire) and Phil Lester (AmazingPhil) were given the roles of Male Technician 1 and 2. This version, however, did not end up in the UK home release. See more »

Connections

Referenced in My Little Pony: Friendship Is Magic: Amending Fences (2015) See more »

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Written by Andrew Hurley (as Andy Hurley), Joe Trohman (as Joe Trohman), Patrick Stump and Pete Wentz
Produced by Butch Walker
Engineered by Todd Stopera and Patrick Stump
Additional Production & Engineering and Mixed by Jake Sinclair
Fall Out Boy appears courtesy of Island Records, A Division of UMG Recordings, Inc.
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A cool story with great animation and voice acting.
16 January 2015 | by nicolechan916See all my reviews

Honestly, I put off watching this because I didn't feel like I would enjoy it so much. I was proved wrong. Right from the start, the fresh animation of this film along with the brilliant editing and voice acting had me engaged. Though the plot is pretty flat and for kids, the concept is pretty new (in that it hasn't been totally overdone), dealing in robotics which allowed them to show some cool stuff. But the story being from Disney, did have moments of it being 'too easy' as well as a few stock characters but it wasn't such a big deal. The story was told well, and wasn't cheesy or boring at all. The freshness of the voices and the animation really put this film together.

The connection between the voices and animation really showed on screen the chemistry between the characters, and this worked to gain the sympathy of the viewer's at certain scenes. I thought that was well done, the characters were developed well in relation to each other. And I know I keep saying this, but I just really like the animation, and the effects. Baymax is so cute, and the other character's have a kind of Asian feel to them. It's also quite cool how the animated characters almost always resemble the actors voicing them (I guess this is intentional).

However, watching the trailer again, I notice that they miss some of the scenes out. I mean if you put it in the trailer, you've got to put it in the film! I would've liked to have seen the scene with Baymax and the soccer ball.

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