The Best Disney Channel Original Movies of All Time

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A list of the best Disney Channel Original Movies, voted on and ranked by fans. Along with its hit live-action shows and hilarious animated series, Disney Channel offers great entertaining made-for-television films geared towards kids, tweens and young adults. The list of televised Disney Channel films below includes hit movies that launched the careers of several Hollywood stars including Hilary Duff, Lindsay Lohan and teen heartthrob Zac Efron.

The the best old Disney Channel movies, to popular disney channel movies from recent years, this list has them all. The top-rated cable network premiered its first original TV movie Tiger Town in 1983 under the Disney Channel Premiere Films umbrella. In 1997, Disney re-branded its made-for-TV films into Disney Channel Original Movies, which were also called DCOMs for short. Since then, a number of DCOMs have become franchise hits such as the cultural phenomenon High School Musical and the entertaining Cheetah Girls movies. The High School Musical sequel even set a basic cable record with 17.2 million viewers when it premiered in 2007. Stars of several Disney Channel series have also acted in a hit DCOM including Selena Gomez, the Jonas Brothers and Demi Lovato.

What are your favorite good Disney Channel movies? Take a trip down memory lane and upvote your top DCOMs below. Make sure to add any not listed or re-rank this list of the top Disney Channel movies of all time!
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    Halloweentown is listed (or ranked) 1 on the list The Best Disney Channel Original Movies of All Time

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    Halloweentown Debbie Reynolds, Rino Romano, Kimberly J. Brown

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    Vanessa Hudgens, Ashley Tisdale, Zac Efron

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  3. 3
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    Demi Lovato, Joe Jonas, Nick Jonas

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    Miley Cyrus, Vanessa Hudgens, Ashley Tisdale

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    Hilary Duff, Sarah Gadon, Aimee Garcia

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    Henry Gibson, Ryan Merriman, Timothy Omundson

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    Hilary Duff, Evangeline Lilly, Haylie Duff

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    Katey Sagal, Jessica Steen, Ryan Merriman

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    Lindsay Lohan, Dennis Quaid, Kat Graham

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    The Even Stevens Movie is listed (or ranked) 10 on the list The Best Disney Channel Original Movies of All Time

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    The Even Stevens Movie Shia LaBeouf, Tim Meadows, Steven Anthony Lawrence

  11. 11
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    Princess Protection Program is listed (or ranked) 11 on the list The Best Disney Channel Original Movies of All Time


    Princess Protection Program Selena Gomez, Demi Lovato, Jamie Chung

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    Debbie Reynolds, Jessica Lucas, Peter Wingfield

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    Lemonade Mouth is listed (or ranked) 13 on the list The Best Disney Channel Original Movies of All Time


    Lemonade Mouth Bridgit Mendler, Christopher McDonald, Tisha Campbell-Martin

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    Raven-Symoné, Kirsten Storms, Gregory Smith

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    Elisabeth Harnois, Dabney Coleman, Will Friedle

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    Raven-Symoné, Adrienne Bailon, Vince Corazza

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    Wizards of Waverly Place: The ... is listed (or ranked) 17 on the list The Best Disney Channel Original Movies of All Time

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    Wizards of Waverly Place: The Movie Selena Gomez, Maria Canals Barrera, Jennifer Stone

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    Return to Halloweentown is listed (or ranked) 18 on the list The Best Disney Channel Original Movies of All Time


    Return to Halloweentown Debbie Reynolds, Sara Paxton, Summer Bishil

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    Debby Ryan, Brenda Song, Cole Sprouse

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    Demi Lovato, Joe Jonas, Nick Jonas

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    Kristen Stewart, David Alan Coulier, Brian Haley

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    Danielle Campbell, Chelsea Kane, Abbie Cobb

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    added by JenAnistonFriends
    Maia Mitchell, Ross Lynch, Barry Bostwick

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    Brenda Song, Anna Hutchison, Justin Chon

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    Twitches is listed (or ranked) 25 on the list The Best Disney Channel Original Movies of All Time

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    Twitches Tia Mowry, Tamera Mowry, Morgane Slemp

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    Lee Thompson Young, Kirsten Storms, Cary-Hiroyuki Tagawa

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    Halloweentown High is listed (or ranked) 27 on the list The Best Disney Channel Original Movies of All Time

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    Halloweentown High Debbie Reynolds, Frank Welker, Finn Wittrock

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    often listed & ranked high on reranks
    Erik von Detten, Geoffrey Blake, Christina Vidal

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    Carl Lumbly, Penny Johnson, Lindsey Haun

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    often listed & ranked high on reranks
    Riley Smith, Mary-Margaret Humes, Alana Austin

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    ranked low on reranks & added by VanessaHawelu
    Dakota Fanning, Raven-Symoné, Kelly Ripa

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    Minutemen is listed (or ranked) 32 on the list The Best Disney Channel Original Movies of All Time


    Minutemen Chelsea Kane, Steven R. McQueen, Jason Dolley

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    added by assassin7413
    Sarah Hyland, Sasha Pieterse, Lili Simmons

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    Kristin Chenoweth, Keegan Connor Tracy, Dove Cameron

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    added by JenAnistonFriends
    Lindsay Lohan, Tyra Banks, Jere Burns

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    Lindsay Lohan, Brenda Song, Amanda Plummer

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    Kim Possible Movie: So the Dra... is listed (or ranked) 37 on the list The Best Disney Channel Original Movies of All Time

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    Kim Possible Movie: So the Drama Raven-Symoné, Jean Smart, Gary Cole

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    Sixteen Wishes is listed (or ranked) 38 on the list The Best Disney Channel Original Movies of All Time

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    Sixteen Wishes

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    Kirsten Storms, Stuart Pankin, Shadia Simmons

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    Laura Vandervoort, Caroline Rhea, Robert Carradine

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    Rose McIver, Orlando Brown, Mark L. Taylor

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    Vanessa Hudgens, Ashley Tisdale, Zac Efron

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    Dove Cameron, Luke Benward

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    America Ferrera, Camille Guaty, Miguel Sandoval

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    Leah Pipes, Raviv Ullman, Spencer Redford

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    Mackenzie Phillips, Joey Miyashima, Teal Redmann

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    Mickey Rooney, Taylor Handley, Caitlin Wachs

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    Ashley Tisdale, Lucas Grabeel, Austin Butler

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    Cars is listed (or ranked) 49 on the list The Best Disney Channel Original Movies of All Time

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    Cars Tom Hanks, Billy Crystal, Sheryl Crow

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    Jump In! is listed (or ranked) 50 on the list The Best Disney Channel Original Movies of All Time

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    Jump In! Keke Palmer, Corbin Bleu, Kim Roberts

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