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The Best Animation Movies of 2012 

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List of the best 2012 animation movies, ranked by how many upvotes they've received by other fans of the genre. Animated movies have come a long way in the last 50 years, with traditional cartoons being replaced by CGI animation from companies like Pixar and Disney. Not all of these animated films were released in theaters, but even the ones that went straight to DVD are still pretty good. These are all the animated films that defined 2012, so vote for your favorites and help them rise to the top. This poll is also a great resource for finding new movies that you haven't already seen, especially since you can watch trailers for each film right on this page. To make sure this list is as accurate as possible, please don't downvote a movie if you haven't seen it.

This list is made up of movies like Brave and Wreck-It Ralph. This isn't necessarily a list of all animated movie from 2012, but it does contain all the ones worth watching.
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Emma Thompson, Craig Ferguson, Billy Connolly

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#65 of 589 The Best Animated Films Ever #390 of 599 The Greatest Epic Movies Ever Made #89 of 243 Critically Acclaimed Movies That Kinda Suck

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Anna Kendrick, John Goodman, Ariel Winter

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#236 of 589 The Best Animated Films Ever #30 of 103 The Best Halloween Movies for Kids

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Lucy Liu, Lucy Hale, Raven-Symoné
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Antonio Banderas, Gilles Marini, Chris Miller
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Maaya Sakamoto, Megumi Hayashibara, Koyasu Taketo
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Amy Poehler, Owen Wilson, Woody Harrelson
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Nathan Fillion, Olivia d'Abo, Juliet Landau

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Lauren Bacall, Lambert Wilson, Vincent Grass
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Pauley Perrette, Laraine Newman, Tara Strong
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Simon Abkarian, Ronit Elkabetz, Vernon Dobtcheff
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Samuel L. Jackson, Jeff Goldblum, Leonard Nimoy
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Christopher Lloyd, Jane Lynch, Jason Alexander
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Luci Christian, Chris Patton, David Matranga
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Michelle Jenner, Kerry Shale, Lewis MacLeod