The Best DreamWorks Animation Movies

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List Criteria: Your favorite movie or short produced or distributed by DreamWorks Animation.

The best DreamWorks Animation movies are arguably on par with many of the top Disney/Pixar animated movies. And that doesn't include their non-animated fare, which you can see in this ranked list of DreamWorks films. There have been many unforgettable characters to come out of DreamWorks Animation, including Toothless from How to Train Your Dragon and Shrek from... Shrek. So what are the best DreamWorks Animation movies? 

Fans have voted  on the DreamWorks Animation movies below, ranking them from best to worst. Additional details such as trailer, genres, and release dates have been included when available. DreamWorks Animation had a hand in either producing and/or distributed these films.

This is a list of all notable and most famous DreamWorks Animation films. It answers the questions, "What movies did DreamWorks Animation produce?" and "What films did DreamWorks Animation distribute?" Examples include MegaMind and Kung Fu Panda 2.

This best DreamWorks Animation movies list include shorts as well as feature films made by DreamWorks Animation, including theatrical releases, limited releases, and made-for-TV DreamWorks Animation movies.
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    Shrek is listed (or ranked) 1 on the list The Best DreamWorks Animation Movies


    Cameron Diaz, Eddie Murphy, Mike Myers

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    How to Train Your Dragon is listed (or ranked) 2 on the list The Best DreamWorks Animation Movies


    How to Train Your Dragon Gerard Butler, Kristen Wiig, David Tennant

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    Kung Fu Panda is listed (or ranked) 3 on the list The Best DreamWorks Animation Movies

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    Kung Fu Panda Angelina Jolie, Lucy Liu, Dustin Hoffman

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    Madagascar is listed (or ranked) 4 on the list The Best DreamWorks Animation Movies


    Chris Rock, Ben Stiller, Jada Pinkett Smith

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    Shrek 2 is listed (or ranked) 5 on the list The Best DreamWorks Animation Movies


    Shrek 2 Cameron Diaz, Eddie Murphy, Joan Rivers

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    MegaMind is listed (or ranked) 6 on the list The Best DreamWorks Animation Movies


    MegaMind Brad Pitt, Tina Fey, Will Ferrell

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    Rise of the Guardians is listed (or ranked) 7 on the list The Best DreamWorks Animation Movies


    Rise of the Guardians Hugh Jackman, Alec Baldwin, Isla Fisher

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    Kung Fu Panda 2 is listed (or ranked) 8 on the list The Best DreamWorks Animation Movies


    Kung Fu Panda 2 Angelina Jolie, Lucy Liu, Dustin Hoffman

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    How to Train Your Dragon 2 is listed (or ranked) 9 on the list The Best DreamWorks Animation Movies

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    How to Train Your Dragon 2 Cate Blanchett, Gerard Butler, Kristen Wiig

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    Antz is listed (or ranked) 10 on the list The Best DreamWorks Animation Movies


    Antz Jennifer Lopez, Sylvester Stallone, Sharon Stone

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    Shrek the Third is listed (or ranked) 11 on the list The Best DreamWorks Animation Movies


    Shrek the Third Cameron Diaz, Justin Timberlake, Eddie Murphy

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    Over the Hedge is listed (or ranked) 12 on the list The Best DreamWorks Animation Movies


    Over the Hedge Avril Lavigne, Bruce Willis, Steve Carell

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    The Croods is listed (or ranked) 13 on the list The Best DreamWorks Animation Movies


    The Croods Emma Stone, Nicolas Cage, Ryan Reynolds

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    Madagascar 3: Europe's Most Wa... is listed (or ranked) 14 on the list The Best DreamWorks Animation Movies


    Madagascar 3: Europe's Most Wanted Jessica Chastain, Chris Rock, Ben Stiller

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    The Road to El Dorado is listed (or ranked) 15 on the list The Best DreamWorks Animation Movies


    Elton John, Kevin Kline, Kenneth Branagh

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    The Prince of Egypt is listed (or ranked) 16 on the list The Best DreamWorks Animation Movies


    The Prince of Egypt Sandra Bullock, Michelle Pfeiffer, Val Kilmer

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    Shrek Forever After is listed (or ranked) 17 on the list The Best DreamWorks Animation Movies


    Shrek Forever After Cameron Diaz, Eddie Murphy, Julie Andrews

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    Puss in Boots is listed (or ranked) 18 on the list The Best DreamWorks Animation Movies


    Puss in Boots Salma Hayek, Antonio Banderas, Billy Bob Thornton

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    Madagascar: Escape 2 Africa is listed (or ranked) 19 on the list The Best DreamWorks Animation Movies


    Madagascar: Escape 2 Africa Alec Baldwin, Fergie, Chris Rock

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    Monsters vs. Aliens is listed (or ranked) 20 on the list The Best DreamWorks Animation Movies


    Monsters vs. Aliens Reese Witherspoon, Amy Poehler, Renée Zellweger

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    Shark Tale is listed (or ranked) 21 on the list The Best DreamWorks Animation Movies


    Shark Tale Angelina Jolie, Christina Aguilera, Will Smith

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    Wallace & Gromit: The Curse of... is listed (or ranked) 22 on the list The Best DreamWorks Animation Movies


    Wallace & Gromit: The Curse of the Were-Rabbit Helena Bonham Carter, Ralph Fiennes, Peter Kay

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    Flushed Away is listed (or ranked) 23 on the list The Best DreamWorks Animation Movies


    Flushed Away Kate Winslet, Hugh Jackman, Ian McKellen

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    Bee Movie is listed (or ranked) 24 on the list The Best DreamWorks Animation Movies


    Bee Movie Oprah Winfrey, Sting, Chris Rock

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    Home is listed (or ranked) 25 on the list The Best DreamWorks Animation Movies


    Home Jim Parsons, Rihanna, Steve Martin

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    Spirit: Stallion of the Cimarr... is listed (or ranked) 26 on the list The Best DreamWorks Animation Movies


    Spirit: Stallion of the Cimarron Matt Damon, James Cromwell, Charles Napier

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    Chicken Run is listed (or ranked) 27 on the list The Best DreamWorks Animation Movies


    Chicken Run Mel Gibson, Timothy Spall, Imelda Staunton

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    Turbo is listed (or ranked) 28 on the list The Best DreamWorks Animation Movies


    Snoop Dogg, Samuel L. Jackson, Ryan Reynolds

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    Penguins of Madagascar is listed (or ranked) 29 on the list The Best DreamWorks Animation Movies


    Penguins of Madagascar Tom McGrath, Chris Miller, Christopher Knights

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    Kung Fu Panda 3 is listed (or ranked) 30 on the list The Best DreamWorks Animation Movies


    Angelina Jolie, Lucy Liu, Dustin Hoffman

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    Mr. Peabody & Sherman is listed (or ranked) 31 on the list The Best DreamWorks Animation Movies


    Stephen Colbert, Lake Bell, Ariel Winter

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    Joseph: King of Dreams is listed (or ranked) 32 on the list The Best DreamWorks Animation Movies


    Ben Affleck, Mark Hamill, Dan Castellaneta

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    Kung Fu Panda: Secrets of the ... is listed (or ranked) 33 on the list The Best DreamWorks Animation Movies


    Angelina Jolie, Dustin Hoffman, Jack Black

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    Sinbad: Legend of the Seven Se... is listed (or ranked) 34 on the list The Best DreamWorks Animation Movies

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    Sinbad: Legend of the Seven Seas Brad Pitt, Michelle Pfeiffer, Catherine Zeta-Jones

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    Merry Madagascar is listed (or ranked) 35 on the list The Best DreamWorks Animation Movies


    Nina Dobrev, Chris Rock, Ben Stiller

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    The Madagascar Penguins in a C... is listed (or ranked) 36 on the list The Best DreamWorks Animation Movies


    John DiMaggio, Bill Fagerbakke, Chris Miller

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    Gift of the Night Fury is listed (or ranked) 37 on the list The Best DreamWorks Animation Movies


    Gift of the Night Fury Gerard Butler, Kristen Wiig, Jonah Hill

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    Shrek 4-D is listed (or ranked) 38 on the list The Best DreamWorks Animation Movies


    Cameron Diaz, Eddie Murphy, Mike Myers

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    Secrets of the Furious Five is listed (or ranked) 39 on the list The Best DreamWorks Animation Movies


    Dustin Hoffman, Jack Black, David Cross

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    Book of Dragons is listed (or ranked) 40 on the list The Best DreamWorks Animation Movies


    Craig Ferguson, America Ferrera, Jay Baruchel

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    Megamind: The Button of Doom is listed (or ranked) 41 on the list The Best DreamWorks Animation Movies


    Will Ferrell, David Cross, Kevin Bailey

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    Hammy's Boomerang Adventure is listed (or ranked) 42 on the list The Best DreamWorks Animation Movies


    Bruce Willis, Steve Carell, Garry Shandling

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