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The Best DC Comics Animated Movies

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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, when live action movies based on DC comics were in a slump, the Warner Bros' animated division took the reins putting forth great quality 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.

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

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    The Dark Knight Returns

    99
    Year of Release: 2012
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    Justice League: Doom

    90
    Year of Release: 2012
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    1993 More
    86
    Year of Release: 1993
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    Year of Release: 2010
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    Superman/Batman: Apocalypse

    84
    Year of Release: 2010
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    Batman: Year One

    82
    Year of Release: 2011
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    77
    Year of Release: 2000
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    All-Star Superman

    73
    Year of Release: 2011
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    Justice League: the Flashpoint Paradox

    71
    added by: HumbertoIbarra
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    Justice League: The New Frontier

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    Year of Release: 2007
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    Green Lantern: Emerald Knights

    65
    Year of Release: 2011
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    Batman & Mr. Freeze: SubZero

    1998 More
    62
    Year of Release: 1998
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    Wonder Woman

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    55
    Year of Release: 2003
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    Batman beyond: Return of the Joker

    54
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    Year of Release: 2005
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    Year of Release: 2008
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    new! Justice League: War

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    Superman: Doomsday

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    2007 More
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    Year of Release: 2007
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    Batman: Gotham Knight

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    Year of Release: 2006
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    Year of Release: 2009
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