What's up, doc? The best '50s cartoon movies are all instant classics that have withstood the test of time, in regards to both animation and plot lines. Voiced by Mel Blanc, Bugs Bunny has remained a cultural icon since the 1940s. Classic Bugs Bunny shorts that appear on this list include Rabbit of Seville and What’s Opera, Doc? Legendary animation director Fritz Frelang contributed many short films to this list, as did renowned animator Chuck Jones.
Aside from the Looney Tunes shorts that dominate this list of the top ‘50s cartoon movies, there are also a handful of classic Disney films, such as Lady and the Tramp, Cinderella, and Sleeping Beauty. Animated versions of Peter Pan and Alice in Wonderland also came out in the ‘50s, and are still considered two of the most popular Disney films of all time to this day.
Here, you will also encounter an animated adaptation of George Orwells’ classic allegorical novel Animal Farm. Vote up the best cartoon movies from the 1950s, and be sure to let us know what you think in the comment section.