The Best DC Comics Animated Movies Films
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The Best DC Comics Animated Movies

List Criteria: Movie must be a DC comics animated film. No Live Action.

A list of the best DC animated feature length movies. These are feature length animated films based on DC comics such as Batman, Superman, and Green Lantern, characters that live within the DC Universe. In the 1990's, when live action movies based on DC Comics were in a slump, the Warner Bros' animated division took the reins, putting forth great quality animated films led by the likes of Paul Dini, Bruce Timm, and Alan Burnett. Today, animated films based on DC Comics are still popular.

What are the best DC animated movies? DC Comics is currently owned by DC Entertainment, which in turn is owned by Warner Bros. Entertainment. These may not be all the DC animated movies, but they are the greatest.
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    2010 Year of Release: 2010

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    The Dark Knight Returns Year of Release: 2012

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  3. 3
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    Justice League: Doom Year of Release: 2012

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    added by HumbertoIbarra Justice League: the Flashpoint Paradox

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    2010 Year of Release: 2010

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    most listed 1993 Year of Release: 1993

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    2000 Year of Release: 2000

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  8. 8
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    Superman/Batman: Apocalypse Year of Release: 2010

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    Batman: Year One Year of Release: 2011

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    2009 Year of Release: 2009

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    2009 Year of Release: 2009

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    2009 Year of Release: 2009

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  13. 13
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    Justice League: The New Frontier

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  14. 14
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    All-Star Superman Year of Release: 2011

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  15. 15
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    added by SimKadBroadband Justice League: War

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    2007 Year of Release: 2007

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    Green Lantern: Emerald Knights Year of Release: 2011

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    Son of Batman

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    Superman: Unbound

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    often listed & ranked high on reranks 1998 Year of Release: 1998

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    often listed & ranked high on reranks 2003 Year of Release: 2003

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    2012

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    added by JakeFraser 2012

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  24. 24
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    ranked low on reranks & added by wiabux 2010

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    2008 Year of Release: 2008

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    Batman: Gotham Knight

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    added by JakeFraser 2008

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    2006 Year of Release: 2006

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    2007 Year of Release: 2007

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    new! 2005 Year of Release: 2005

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    2009 Year of Release: 2009

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