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The Best Animated Movies Streaming on Hulu

Updated December 17, 2019 398 votes 311 voters 14.5k views24 items

These are the best animated movies on Hulu and Hulu Plus, from classic kid's films to foul-mouthed animation for grown-ups. Whether you're looking for something to keep the kids occupied for a few hours or for something that might appeal to cartoon-loving adults, you'll find something on this list of Hulu animated movies.

Among the animated movies streaming on Hulu, there are classics like the beloved and timeless Peanuts films Snoopy, Come Home and A Boy Named Charlie Brown. There's also the very adult South Park: Bigger, Longer and Uncut

Let us know which of the films on this animated films on Hulu drew your attention. Vote up your favorites, vote down the ones that aren't so great, add any streaming gems we may have missed, and rerank the list to create your own version!

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    The Swan Princess
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    The Swan Princess

    John Cleese, Jack Palance

    Released1994

    Directed byRichard Rich

    The Swan Princess is a 1994 American animated musical fantasy film based on the ballet "Swan... more on WikipediaAmazon buy button

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    The Road to El Dorado
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    The Road to El Dorado

    Elton John, Kevin Kline

    Released2000

    Directed byJeffrey Katzenberg, David Silverman, Will Finn, Bibo Bergeron, Don Paul

    The Road to El Dorado is a 2000 American animated musical adventure comedy film directed by... more on WikipediaAmazon buy button

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    Grave of the Fireflies
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    Grave of the Fireflies

    Yoshiko Shinohara, Akemi Yamaguchi

    Released1988

    Directed byIsao Takahata

    Grave of the Fireflies is a 1988 Japanese animated drama film written and directed by Isao... more on WikipediaAmazon buy button

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    The Cat in the Hat
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    The Cat in the Hat

    Daws Butler, Pamelyn Ferdin

    Released1971

    Directed byHawley Pratt

    The Cat in the Hat is an animated musical television special first aired on CBS on March 10,... more on WikipediaAmazon buy button
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    Regular Show: The Movie
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    Regular Show: The Movie

    J.G. Quintel, William Salyers

    Released2015

    Directed byJ.G. Quintel

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    A Boy Named Charlie Brown
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    A Boy Named Charlie Brown

    Bill Melendez, Pamelyn Ferdin

    Released1969

    Directed byBill Melendez, Charles M. Schulz

    A Boy Named Charlie Brown is a 1969 American animated musical film, produced by Cinema Center... more on WikipediaAmazon buy button
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    Sword Art Online The Movie: Ordinal Scale
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    Sword Art Online The Movie: Ordinal Scale

    Yoshitsugu Matsuoka, Haruka Tomatsu

    Directed byTomohiko Ito

    Sword Art Online The Movie: Ordinal Scale is a 2017 Japanese animated fantasy adventure film... more on WikipediaAmazon buy button
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    Snoopy, Come Home
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    Snoopy, Come Home

    Bill Melendez, Christopher DeFaria

    Released1972

    Directed byBill Melendez

    Snoopy, Come Home! is a 1972 animated musical film, released by National General Pictures,... more on WikipediaAmazon buy button
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    Chicken Run
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    Chicken Run

    Mel Gibson, Timothy Spall

    Released2000

    Directed byPeter Lord, Nick Park

    Chicken Run is a 2000 British-French-American stop-motion animated comedy film made by the... more on WikipediaAmazon buy button

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    UglyDolls
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    UglyDolls

    Kelly Clarkson, Janelle Monáe

    Released2019

    Directed byKelly Asbury

    UglyDolls is a 2019 American computer-animated jukebox musical comedy film directed by Kelly... more on WikipediaAmazon buy button
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    Open Season 2
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    Open Season 2

    Jane Krakowski, Billy Connolly

    Released2008

    Directed byMatthew O'Callaghan, Todd Wilderman

    Open Season 2 is a 2008 American computer-animated direct-to-video comedy film and the sequel... more on WikipediaAmazon buy button
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    Pocahontas
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    Pocahontas

    Mel Gibson, Christian Bale

    Released1995

    Directed byEric Goldberg, Mike Gabriel

    Pocahontas is a 1995 American animated musical romantic-drama film produced by Walt Disney... more on WikipediaAmazon buy button

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    Justice League Dark
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    Justice League Dark

    Matt Ryan, Jason O'Mara

    Released2017

    Directed byJay Oliva

    Justice League Dark is a 2017 American animated supernatural dark fantasy superhero film... more on WikipediaAmazon buy button
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    Curious George 2: Follow That Monkey!

    Released2009

    Directed byNorton Virgien

    Curious George 2: Follow That Monkey! is a 2009 traditionally animated film adaptation of the... more on WikipediaAmazon buy button

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    Spirit: Stallion of the Cimarron
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    Spirit: Stallion of the Cimarron

    Matt Damon, James Cromwell

    Released2002

    Directed byLorna Cook, Kelly Asbury

    Spirit: Stallion of the Cimarron is a 2002 American animated western drama film that that was... more on WikipediaAmazon buy button
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    Rango
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    Rango

    Johnny Depp, Isla Fisher

    Released2011

    Directed byGore Verbinski

    Rango is a 2011 American computer-animated action comedy western film directed by Gore... more on WikipediaAmazon buy button

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    Astro Boy
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    Astro Boy

    Charlize Theron, Kristen Bell

    Released2009

    Directed byDavid Bowers

    Astro Boy is a 2009 American-Hong Konger-Chinese computer-animated action film loosely based... more on WikipediaAmazon buy button

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    Lego Batman: The Movie – DC Super Heroes Unite

    Released2013

    Directed byJon Burton

    Lego Batman: The Movie – DC Super Heroes Unite is a direct-to-video animated superhero action... more on WikipediaAmazon buy button
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    How to Train Your Dragon: The Hidden World
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    How to Train Your Dragon: The Hidden World

    Jay Baruchel, Cate Blanchett

    Released2019

    Directed byDean DeBlois

    How to Train Your Dragon: The Hidden World is a 2019 American 3D computer-animated action... more on WikipediaAmazon buy button
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    Open Season
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    Open Season

    Ashton Kutcher, Debra Messing

    Released2006

    Directed byJill Culton, Roger Allers, Anthony Stacchi

    Open Season is a 2006 American computer-animated comedy film, written by Steve Bencich and Ron... more on WikipediaAmazon buy button

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    Antz
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    Antz

    Jennifer Lopez, Sylvester Stallone

    Released1998

    Directed byTim Johnson, Eric Darnell

    Antz is a 1998 American computer animated adventure comedy film produced by DreamWorks... more on WikipediaAmazon buy button
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    My Little Pony: The Movie
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    My Little Pony: The Movie

    Tara Strong, Ashleigh Ball

    Released2017

    Directed byJayson Thiessen

    My Little Pony: The Movie is a 2017 Canadian–American animated musical fantasy film directed... more on WikipediaAmazon buy button
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    Barbie: The Pearl Princess
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    Sherlock Gnomes
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    Sherlock Gnomes

    James McAvoy, Emily Blunt

    Released2018

    Directed byJohn Stevenson

    Sherlock Gnomes is a 2018 British-American 3D computer-animated fantasy romantic comedy... more on WikipediaAmazon buy button