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Which Movie Will Win Best Animated Film At The 2021 Golden Globes?

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As film releases this year saw unprecedented setbacks and delays, there are still many movies to consider for Best Animated Film at the 2021 Golden Globes. With imaginative tales crafted beyond anyone's belief, the stories told in this year's potential nominees offer a variety of the best animation films. 

From the jazz-inspired comedic genius of Pixar's Soul to the energetic cultural fantasy of Netflix's Over the Moon, these films pushed the boundaries of musical storytelling. While the whimsical world created in Wolfwalkers astonished with its creativity and moral guidance. Other stronger contenders for the award include Onward and The Croods: A New Age.

Make your 2021 Golden Globes predictions by voting up the nominees you think will win, and don't miss the 78th Golden Globe Awards on Sunday, February 28, 2021.

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  • Photo: Walt Disney Studios Motion Pictures

    Peter Docter's Soul won Best Picture – Animated, one of two Golden Globes awarded.

    Pixar Animation Studios

    Joe is a middle-school band teacher whose life hasn't quite gone the way he expected. His true passion is jazz -- and he's good. But when he travels to another realm to help someone find their passion, he soon discovers what it means to have soul.  ...more
    • Actors: Jamie Foxx, Tina Fey, Questlove, Phylicia Rashad, Daveed Diggs
    • Directed by: Pete Docter
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  • Pixar Animation Studios

    Teenage elf brothers Ian and Barley embark on a magical quest to spend one more day with their late father. Like any good adventure, their journey is filled with cryptic maps, impossible obstacles and unimaginable discoveries. But when dear Mom finds out her sons are missing, she teams up with the legendary manticore to bring her beloved boys back home.  ...more
    • Actors: Chris Pratt, Tom Holland, Julia Louis-Dreyfus, Octavia Spencer
    • Directed by: Dan Scanlon
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    The Croods: A New Age

    DreamWorks Animation

    The Croods: A New Age (also known as The Croods 2) is a 2020 American computer-animated adventure comedy film directed by Joel Crawford, and the sequel to the 2013 film The Croods. After leaving their cave, the Croods encounter their biggest threat since leaving the cave: another family called the Bettermans, who claim to be better and evolved.  ...more
    • Actors: Emma Stone, Nicolas Cage, Ryan Reynolds, Cloris Leachman, Catherine Keener
    • Directed by: Chris Sanders, Kirk DeMicco
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    Netflix Animation
     

    Over the Moon is an American 2020 computer-animated musical adventure comedy-drama film directed by Glen Keane and co-directed by John Kahrs. In this animated musical, a girl builds a rocket ship and blasts off, hoping to meet a mythical moon goddess.  ...more
    • Actors: Cathy Ang, Robert G. Chiu, Phillipa Soo
    • Directed by: Glen Keane, John Kahrs
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