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List of The Best Anime Movies of All Time

A list of all the best major, and most minor, anime movies ever made, many of which are streaming on Netflix and Amazon Prime. This anime movie list can be voted on by fans like you, so upvote your top anime movies of all time and watch them climb up the poll. This list of anime films also contains anime movie titles that can be clicked on for more information about the film. This anime films list can also be copied to start your own. We also have lists of the best mecha anime of all time, as well as the greatest samurai anime.

This list features the best classic anime movies like Akira and Ninja Scroll, as well as new anime movies like A Letter to Momo and Ponyo (although that movie is almost 8 years old now).

If you didn't find what you were looking for on this list I suggest checking out the animated movies list, fantasy movies lists, or 3d films list. You can also check out the best fantasy and sci-fi movies that are streaming on Netflix Instant and Amazon Prime


Chuck Jones and Hayao Miyazaki are among the directors who have worked on Anime movies in the past.


List of The Best Anime Movies of All Time Films
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    Akihiro Miwa, Akio Ōtsuka, Takuya Kimura

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    Miyu Irino, Bunta Sugawara, Ryunosuke Kamiki

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  3. 3
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    Claire Danes, Gillian Anderson, Jada Pinkett Smith

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  4. 4
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    Noriko Hidaka, Ikue Ōtani, Sumi Shimamoto

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  5. 5
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    Kikuko Inoue, Kappei Yamaguchi, Akio Ōtsuka

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  6. 6
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    Megumi Hayashibara, Mayumi Tanaka, Ichirō Nagai

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  7. 7
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    Nozomi Ōhashi, Kazuko Yoshiyuki, George Tokoro

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  8. 8
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    Jōji Yanami, Yoshiko Sakakibara, Ichirō Nagai

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  9. 9
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    Mayumi Iizuka, Minami Takayama, Shigeru Muroi

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  10. 10
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    Yoshiko Shinohara, Akemi Yamaguchi, Ayano Shiraishi

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  11. 11
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    Mirai Shida, Tatsuya Fujiwara, Kirin Kiki

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  12. 12
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    Takeshi Kusao, Mami Koyama, Tesshō Genda

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  13. 13
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    Aki Maeda, Tetsurō Tamba, Takayuki Yamada

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  14. 14
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    Kaneto Shiozawa, Ichirō Nagai, Kazuyuki Sogabe

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  15. 15
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    Maaya Sakamoto, Akio Ōtsuka, Kōichi Yamadera

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    Jōji Nakata, Daisuke Gōri, Takeshi Aono

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  17. 17
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    Aoi Miyazaki, Megumi Hayashibara, Bunta Sugawara

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  18. 18
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    Maaya Sakamoto, Naoto Takenaka, Akio Ōtsuka

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  19. 19
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    Jennifer Hale, Megumi Hayashibara, Daran Norris

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  20. 20
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    Akio Ōtsuka, Akemi Okamura, Osamu Saka

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  21. 21
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    Bunta Sugawara, Teruyuki Kagawa, Mitsuko Baisho

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  22. 22
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    Satoshi Kon, Megumi Hayashibara, Hideyuki Tanaka

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    Maaya Sakamoto, Kenichi Suzumura, Toshiyuki Morikawa

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  24. 24
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    Kikuko Inoue, Kappei Yamaguchi, Houko Kuwashima

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  25. 25
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    Rie Kugimiya, Chiwa Saitō, Masakazu Morita

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  26. 26
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    Megumi Hayashibara, Mayumi Iizuka, Shin-ichiro Miki

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  27. 27
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    Masami Nagasawa, Teruyuki Kagawa, Yuriko Ishida

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  28. 28
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    Kappei Yamaguchi, Richard Ian Cox, Moneca Stori

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  29. 29
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    Dwight Schultz, Pamela Adlon, John DiMaggio

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    Kazuhiko Inoue, Junko Takeuchi, Yuki

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  31. 31
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    Tomokazu Seki, Kappei Yamaguchi, Houko Kuwashima

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  32. 32
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    Jōji Yanami, Shô Hayami, Masako Nozawa

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  33. 33
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    Masakazu Morita, Fumiko Orikasa, Shin-ichiro Miki

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  34. 34
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    Youki Kudoh, Steven Blum, Paul Carr

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    Mayumi Iizuka, Yōko Honna, Miki Imai

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  36. 36
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    Kappei Yamaguchi, Houko Kuwashima, Nicole Oliver

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  37. 37
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    Megumi Hayashibara, Junko Iwao, Koyasu Taketo

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  38. 38
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    Nana Mizuki, Rie Kugimiya, Toshio Furukawa

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  39. 39
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    Anne Suzuki, Susumu Terajima, Sanae Kobayashi

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    Akio Ōtsuka, Mamiko Noto, Toru Emori

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  41. 41
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    Jōji Yanami, Hiromi Tsuru, Toshio Furukawa

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  42. 42
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    Yutaka Nakano, Akio Ohtsuka, Hiroaki Hirata

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    Charlize Theron, Kristen Bell, Nicolas Cage Watch for Free with Amazon Prime Free Trial

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    Ichirō Nagai, Sumi Shimamoto, Gorō Naya

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    Alec Baldwin, Steve Buscemi, James Woods

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    Naoto Takenaka, Akio Ōtsuka, Yoshiko Sakakibara

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    Fumiko Orikasa, Kōichi Yamadera, Hirotaka Suzuoki

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  49. 49
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    Kotono Mitsuishi, Keiko Han, Tōru Furuya

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  50. 50
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    Jōji Yanami, Hiromi Tsuru, Toshio Furukawa

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