‘The Book of Life’ Movie Synopsis
In The Book of Life, Mary Beth is a museum tour guide who takes a group of school detention students on a secret museum tour. Using wooden figures, she tells them the story of a Mexican town called San Angel from the Book of Life, which holds every story in the world. On the Day of the Dead, La Muerte, ruler of the Land of the Remembered, and Xibalba, ruler of the Land of the Forgotten, spot Manolo Sanchez and Joaquin Mondragon competing over Maria Posada. They strike a wager; if Maria marries Manolo, Xibalba will no longer interfere in mortal affairs, but if she marries Joaquin, La Muerte and Xibalba must swap realms.
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