"Guillermo Del Toro's Book of Life moves forward at Fox Animation Fox Animation has teamed up with Guillermo del Toro on the animated adventure The Book of Life. The film was previously titled Day of the Dead.

The animated action film is described as a Mexican love story and will feature a soundtrack provided by international A-list talent. Emmy Award winning Mexican animator and director Jorge R. Guiterrez will helm from a screenplay he wrote with Douglas Langdale.

Guillermo del Toro is currently working on Pacific Rim, which hits theaters July 12, 2013.

The Book of Life is set to hit theaters October 10, 2014.