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The Best Animal Movies Of 2019

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Whether you love dogs, cats or all the creatures living together in the “Circle of Life,” 2019 has you covered with a great selection of animal movies. This list of great animal movies 2019 features animations, live action dramas, and heartwarming family films. Some great 2019 animal films are re-imaginings of previous movies while others feature brand new “tails” for your family to enjoy.

What are some of the top animal movies of 2019? The 2019 version of The Lion King has to be near the top. Jon Favreau directed this instant classic starring Donald Glover, Keegan-Michael Key, Seth Rogan, and many more. Fun Fact: James Earl Jones reprised his role as the voice of Mufasa in the 2019 remake. A Dog's Way Home is another one of the great animal movies from 2019.

Tim Burton's live action remake of Dumbo has a release date of March 29, 2019. Other highly anticipated 2019 animal movies include Pet Semetary, The Secret Life of Pets 2, and the Disney documentary Penguins.

Which 2019 animal movie do you think is the best? Vote your favorites up to the top of this list.

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    Penguins is a 2019 American nature documentary film directed by Alastair Fothergill and Jeff Wilson. The coming-of-age story follows an Adélie penguin named Steve who joins millions of fellow males in the icy Antarctic spring on a quest to build a suitable nest, find a life partner and start a family....  more
    • Actors: Ed Helms
    • Directed by: Alastair Fothergill, Jeff Wilson
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    Togo is a 2019 American drama film directed by Ericson Core. Leonhard Seppala (Willem Dafoe) and his sled dog Togo are two key figures that participated in the 1925 serum run to save the town of Nome, Alaska, from an epidemic....  more
    • Actors: Willem Dafoe, Julianne Nicholson, Christopher Heyerdahl
    • Directed by: Ericson Core
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    Mia and the White Lion is a 2019 French English-language family adventure drama film directed by Gilles de Maistre. Ten year old Mia (Daniah De Villiers) has her life turned upside down when her family decides to leave London to manage a lion farm in Africa but when a beautiful white lion, Charlie, is born, Mia finds happiness once again and develops a special bond with the growing cub....  more
    • Actors: Daniah De Villiers, Mélanie Laurent, Langley Kirkwood
    • Directed by: Gilles de Maistre
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    The Art of Racing in the Rain is a 2019 American comedy-drama film directed by Simon Curtis based on the novel by Garth Stein. Enzo, a dog owned by Denny (Milo Ventimiglia) and Eve Swift (Amanda Seyfried), reflects in this film about his relationship with his human family and being around in times of need....  more
    • Actors: Milo Ventimiglia, Amanda Seyfried, Kathy Baker, Martin Donovan, Gary Cole
    • Directed by: Simon Curtis
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