United Kingdom: August 16 2019
United States: August 02 2019
Ranking: 252 out of 16,286 movies (up 35)
'Dora and the Lost City of Gold' is a live-action adaptation of the famous children's TV show 'Dora the Explorer'. The ever-optimistic Dora (Isabela Merced) was raised in the rainforest of Peru by her mother, zoologist Elena (Eva Longoria, 'Desperate Housewives') and father Cole (Michael Peña, 'American Hustle'). Such vivid surroundings have turned Dora into a quick-witted girl who is always curious about the world around her, but she's not too informed about life beyond the rainforest. Now Dora has hit adolescence, however, her parents decide that a normal high school existence would be good for her, so they send her to Los Angeles to attend school with her cousin, Diego (Jeff Wahlberg) under the watchful eye of their abuelita (Adriana Barraza, 'Babel'). While Dora is studying, Elena and Cole plan to go off on an adventure and risk-filled mission to find the lost city of gold, Parapata. It's not, however, before Dora's struggles to adapt to this new lifestyle lead to her own plans to find the elusive city of Parapata, with hew new friends in tow. 'Dora and the Lost City of Gold' is directed by James Bobin ('The Muppets'). Stepping into voice roles are Benicio Del Toro (as Swiper, 'Sicario'), Sasha Toro (as Backpack) and Marc Weiner (as Map).