The 25+ Best Anime With No Dialogue

Who says you need words to tell an effective story? These anime with no dialogue prove that some of the most powerful storytelling can be told without ever speaking a word. What is the best silent anime you've ever seen? Did The Red Turtle, the story of a couple living isolated on an island, pull on your heartstrings? Other powerful silent anime movies with no words include Rain Town, Shashinkan, Cat Soup, and My Life.  Below we've ranked the most popular anime with no dialogue from best to worst, thanks to the help from your votes. Make sure to vote up the best silent anime films below, but only downvote something if you saw it and didn't care for it.

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  • The Red Turtle
    38 votes

    The Red Turtle

  • La Maison en Petits Cubes
    21 votes

    La Maison en Petits Cubes

  • Cat Soup
    20 votes

    Cat Soup

  • Pieces
    12 votes


  • Shashinkan
    6 votes


  • Rain Town
    8 votes

    Rain Town