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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    most listed
    Debbie Reynolds, Rino Romano, Kimberly J. Brown

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    the people's #1
    Vanessa Hudgens, Ashley Tisdale, Zac Efron

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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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    often listed & ranked high on reranks
    Katey Sagal, Jessica Steen, Ryan Merriman

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    Lindsay Lohan, Dennis Quaid, Kat Graham

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    Shia LaBeouf, Tim Meadows, Steven Anthony Lawrence

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    Selena Gomez, Demi Lovato, Jamie Chung

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    Debbie Reynolds, Jessica Lucas, Peter Wingfield

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    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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    Selena Gomez, Maria Canals Barrera, Jennifer Stone

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    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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    Maia Mitchell, Ross Lynch, Barry Bostwick

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    Brenda Song, Anna Hutchison, Justin Chon

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    added by AndrewWilkerson
    Debbie Reynolds, Frank Welker, Finn Wittrock

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    Tia Mowry, Tamera Mowry, Morgane Slemp

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    Lee Thompson Young, Kirsten Storms, Cary-Hiroyuki Tagawa

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    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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    Dakota Fanning, Raven-Symoné, Kelly Ripa

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    Kristin Chenoweth, Keegan Connor Tracy, Dove Cameron

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    Sarah Hyland, Sasha Pieterse, Lili Simmons

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    Chelsea Kane, Steven R. McQueen, Jason Dolley

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    Lindsay Lohan, Tyra Banks, Jere Burns

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    Lindsay Lohan, Brenda Song, Amanda Plummer

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    Sixteen Wishes is listed (or ranked) 37 on the list The Best Disney Channel Original Movies of All Time

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    Sixteen Wishes

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    added by VanessaHawelu
    Raven-Symoné, Jean Smart, Gary Cole

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    Kirsten Storms, Stuart Pankin, Shadia Simmons

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    Laura Vandervoort, Caroline Rhea, Robert Carradine

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    Vanessa Hudgens, Ashley Tisdale, Zac Efron

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    Rose McIver, Orlando Brown, Mark L. Taylor

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    Dove Cameron, Luke Benward

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    America Ferrera, Camille Guaty, Miguel Sandoval

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    Mickey Rooney, Taylor Handley, Caitlin Wachs

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    Leah Pipes, Raviv Ullman, Spencer Redford

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    Mackenzie Phillips, Joey Miyashima, Teal Redmann

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    Ashley Tisdale, Lucas Grabeel, Austin Butler

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    Tom Hanks, Billy Crystal, Sheryl Crow

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    added by BrandonGarner
    Indiana Evans, Tyler James Williams, Courtney B. Vance

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