Big Hero 6 (movie)

2014 American 3D computer-animated superhero-comedy film

Big Hero 6 is an American computer animated superhero buddy comedy movie based on the Marvel Comics superhero comic that has the same name. It was released on November 5, 2014 by Walt Disney Studios Motion Pictures. The movie grossed over $651.8 million worldwide making it the highest-grossing animated movie of 2014, it also won the 87th Oscars for best animated feature.

Big Hero 6
Directed by
Screenplay by
Based onBig Hero 6
by Man of Action
Produced byRoy Conli[1]
John Lasseter
Edited byTim Mertens
Music byHenry Jackman
Distributed byBuena Vista Distribution
Release dates
Running time
108 minutes[2][3]
CountryUnited States
Budget$165 million[4][5]
Box office$521.5 million[5]

The movie is about a boy named Hiro. He lives in the city of San Fransokyo (a mixture of Tokyo and San Francisco). He changes himself and his friends into high-tech heroes to protect the city. One of his friends is Baymax, a robot created by Tadashi (Hiro's brother). Baymax's only purpose is to take care of people.


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  2. "Ontario Film Review Board: Big Hero 6". Ontario Film Review Board. Archived from the original on October 5, 2017. Retrieved November 6, 2014.
  3. "Big Hero 6 - Synopsis". Disney Studio Awards. Archived from the original on December 27, 2014. Retrieved December 27, 2014.
  4. Brent Lang (November 4, 2014). "Box Office: 'Interstellar,' 'Big Hero 6' Eye Record-Breaking Weekend". Variety. Retrieved November 5, 2014.
  5. 5.0 5.1 "Big Hero 6 (2014)". Box Office Mojo. Internet Movie Database. Retrieved February 20, 2015.