Top Ten Animated Movies of All Time
An outstanding anime movie has a big storyline which sucks you right into its world. It makes you forget everything around you, and makes you care about the characters. These are movies with some of the best characters and have most compelling stories. Some cartoon characters are animal-like, others are some far-fetched creatures in various sizes, shapes and brightly colored. However, they are all made to put a big smile on the people’s faces. Listed below are some of the best animated movies ever made and are considered the most memorable movies in the history of cinema.
Here is the list of Top Ten Animated Movies of All Time! We have selected them based on the impression they left on people’s heart. Most of them are very fun and interesting.
Top Ten Animated Movies of All Time
- The Nightmare Before Christmas:
The Nightmare Before Christmas is a 1993 American stop motion dark fantasy musical film directed by Henry Selick, and produced and conceived by Tim Burton. It tells the story of Jack Skellington who opens a portal to “Christmas Town” and decides to celebrate the holiday, with some dastardly and comical consequences. The Nightmare Before Christmas originated in a poem written by Tim Burton in 1982, while he was working as an animator at Walt Disney Feature Animation. The film was nominated for both the Academy Award for Best Visual Effects and the Hugo Award for Best Dramatic Presentation. The American Film Institute nominated The Nightmare Before Christmas for its Top 10 Animated Films list.
- Snow White And The Seven Dwarfs:
Snow White and the Seven Dwarfs is a 1937 American animated musical fantasy film produced by Walt Disney Productions and and was originally released to theatres by RKO Radio Pictures. It is the world’s first full-length animated feature film and the earliest in the Walt Disney Animated Canon. Based on the German fairy tale by the Brothers Grimm, in which an evil queen attempts to have her stepdaughter Snow White murdered so she could be the fairest in the land, but the girl escapes and is given shelter by seven dwarfs in their cottage in a forest. At the 11th Academy Awards, Walt Disney was awarded an honorary Oscar, and the film was nominated for Best Musical Score the year before.
- How To Train Your Dragon:
How to Train Your Dragon is an American 3D animated action fantasy film produced by DreamWorks Animation and released by Paramount Pictures. The story takes place in a mythical Viking world where a young Viking teenager named Hiccup aspires to follow his tribe’s tradition of becoming a dragon slayer. After finally capturing his first dragon, and with his chance at last gaining the tribe’s acceptance, he finds that he no longer wants to kill it and instead befriends it. The film was released March 26, 2010 and was nominated for the Academy Award for Best Animated Feature and Best Original Score at the 83rd Academy Awards. The movie also won ten Annie Awards, including Best Animated Feature.
- Toy Story 3 (2010):
Toy Story 3 is an american 3D computer animated comedy drama film which was produced by Pixar and released by Walt Disney Pictures. In 2011, the Academy of Motion Picture Arts and Sciences announced that Toy Story 3 was not only nominated for Best Animated Feature, but also for Best Picture. It received four more Academy Award nominations for Best Adapted Screenplay, Best Sound Editing, Best Animated Feature and Best Original Song, winning the latter two.
- The Lion King:
The Lion King is a 1994 American animated cartoon musical film produced by Walt Disney Feature Animation and released by Walt Disney Pictures. The Lion King tells the story of Simba, a baby lion who is to succeed his father, Mufasa, as king; but Simbas father gets killed. Simba sets out to avenge his death but soon learns that forgiveness is more important. The Lion King received four Golden Globe and Academy Award nominations. The film would go on to win two Golden Globes; for Best Motion Picture – Musical or Comedy and Best Original Score, as well as two Academy Awards, for Best Original Score (Hans Zimmer) and Best Original Song with “Can You Feel the Love Tonight” .
- Pinocchio (1940):
Pinocchio is a 1940 American animated musical fantasy film produced by Walt Disney Productions and based on the Italian children’s novel The Adventures of Pinocchio by Carlo Collodi. It was the second animated feature film produced by Disney, made after the success of Snow White and the Seven Dwarfs (1937). It is considered among the finest Disney features ever made, and one of the greatest animated films of all time.
- The Lego Movie (2014):
The Lego Movie is a 3D computer-animated live-action adventure comedy film directed and co-written by Phil Lord and Christopher Miller, distributed by Warner Bros. the film aws released in 2004. The film was also a commercial success, earning more than $257 million in North America and $210 million in other territories for a worldwide total of over $468 million. The film won the BAFTA Award for Best Animated Film, the Critics’ Choice Movie Award for Best Animated Feature, and the Saturn Award for Best Animated Film.
- The Iron Giant:
The Iron Giant is a 1999 American animated science fiction film using both traditional animation and computer animation, produced by Warner Bros. Feature Animation and directed by Brad Bird in his directorial debut. It is based on the 1968 novel The Iron Man by Ted Hughes and is scripted by Tim McCanlies. The film stars Eli Marienthal, Christopher McDonald, Jennifer Aniston, Harry Connick, Jr., John Mahoney, and Vin Diesel. the film is about a young boy named Hogarth Hughes who discovers a giant metallic robot who fell from space. With the help of a beatnik artist named Dean McCoppin, they have to stop the U.S. military and a federal agent named Kent Mansley from finding and destroying the Giant.
- Finding Nemo:
Finding Nemo is an 3D American computer-animated comedy-drama adventure film produced by Pixar and released by Walt Disney Pictures. It tells the story of the overprotective clownfish named Marlin who, along with a regal tang named Dory, searches for his abducted son Nemo all the way to Sydney Harbour. Along the way, Marlin learns to take risks and let Nemo take care of himself. It was the second highest-grossing film of 2003, earning a total of $936 million worldwide. Finding Nemo is the best-selling DVD of all time, with over 40 million copies sold as of 2006, and was the highest-grossing G-rated film of all time before Pixar’s own Toy Story 3 overtook it. In 2008, the American Film Institute named it the 10th greatest animated film ever made as part of their 10 Top 10 lists.
- Spirited Away:
Spirited Away is a 2001 Japanese animated fantasy film written and directed by Hayao Miyazaki and produced by Studio Ghibli. The story is all about a sullen ten-year-old girl who, while moving to a new neighborhood, enters the spirit world. After her parents are transformed into pigs by the witch Yubaba (Natsuki), Chihiro takes a job working in Yubaba’s bathhouse to find a way to free herself and her parents and return to the human world. The film was released on 20 July 2001, and became the most successful film in Japanese history, grossing about $289 million worldwide and receiving widespread critical acclaim.
Above given movie are truly one of the best movies ever made. These are Top Ten Animated Movies of All Time from around the world, from across the decades. Enjoy it…
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