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The 25+ Best Anime With No Dialogue

Updated June 21, 2019 206 votes 74 voters 3.2k views25 items

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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  • 1
    25
    11

    The Red Turtle

  • 2
    15
    6

    Cat Soup

  • 3
    12
    5

    Shashinkan

  • 4
    15
    11

    La Maison en Petits Cubes

  • 5
    7
    1

    Pieces

  • 6
    3
    7

    Endless Night

  • 7
    2
    8

    Don't Know

  • 8
    4
    10

    Paulette no Isu

  • 9
    4
    10

    Rain Town

  • 10
    2
    0

    Kimi no Hikari: Asagao to Kase-san.

  • 11
    2
    0

    Mizugumo Monmon

  • 12
    3
    2

    20min Walk From Nishi-Ogikubo Station

  • 13
    2
    7

    Kumi to Tulip

  • 14
    4
    0

    The Diary of Ochibi

  • 15
    0
    0

    Iblard Jikan

  • 16
    0
    0

    Tales of a Street Corner

  • 17
    5
    2

    Kanamewo

  • 18
    1
    0

    Wonder

  • 19
    4
    2

    My Life

  • 20
    0
    2

    Chuumon no Ooi Ryouriten (1993)

  • 21
    0
    0

    1001 Nights

  • 22
    0
    0

    Kobu-tori

  • 23
    1
    0

    Katsudou Shashin

  • 24
    0
    0

    A Child's Metaphysics

  • 25
    0
    0

    Namakura Gatana

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