Australian Council on Children and the Media

Big Hero 6

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What’s it about?

Hiro is a teenage boy genius who lives in a futuristic city. He is inspired by his brother to build robots at the San Fransokyo Institute of Technology. But one day his brother and the head professor are killed in a fire. Hiro learns that his brother’s death was not an accident. With the help of his brother’s robot Baymax and his brother’s friends, Hiro plans to find out the truth about his brother’s death.

What to look out for

  • Some coarse language including: Shut up, butt fight, what the..., damn, holy mother.
  • Several robots fight each other to their death
  • There are scary men wearing masks who chase and attack Hiro and his friends
  • Baymax sacrifices his life to save a young woman
  • Hiro’s brother dies in a building fire

Moral of the Story

The message of this story is the importance of siblings and friends supporting each other.

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