film The Best Disney Animated Movies of All Time  

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List Rules Vote up your favorite animated films released by The Walt Disney Studios, including Pixar, Studio Ghibli, and DisneyToon Studios

Since the 1930s, the Walt Disney Studios have been behind some of the best animated films of all time. This list contains funny Disney animated movies and heartwarming Disney CGI films. You can even vote on this Best Disney animated movies list to make sure your favorite Disney animated movie ends up in the No. 1 spot.

Which films appear on this list of arguably some of the best Disney movies? Of course, The Lion King made our top Disney animated films list. The Lion King was released in 1994 and it featured the voices of Nathan Lane, Matthew Broderick, James Earl Jones, and Jeremy Irons. Elton John won an Oscar for his song, “Can You Feel the Love Tonight,” which was featured in this great Disney animated film.

Other top Disney animated movies that appear on this list include Alice in Wonderland and The Little Mermaid. Toy Story is definitely one of the greatest DisneyPixar animated movies. The franchise has produced three critically and commercially acclaimed cartoon movies from Pixar Animation and Walt Disney Pictures. 

Where do your favorite Disney animated movies fall on this list? Be sure to vote up the best ones, and share your thoughts in the comments section.
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The Lion King is listed (or ranked) 1 on the list The Best Disney Animated Movies of All Time
The Lion King Whoopi Goldberg, Jeremy Irons, Matthew Broderick

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Beauty and the Beast Angela Lansbury, Frank Welker, Jerry Orbach - Watch for Free with Amazon Prime Free Trial

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Aladdin Robin Williams, Gilbert Gottfried, Frank Welker - Watch for Free with Amazon Prime Free Trial

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The Little Mermaid Tim Curry, Mark Hamill, Frank Welker

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Mulan Eddie Murphy, Ming-Na Wen, George Takei

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Finding Nemo Ellen DeGeneres, Willem Dafoe, Eric Bana

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Toy Story Tom Hanks, Tim Allen, Don Rickles

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Monsters, Inc. Billy Crystal, John Goodman, Steve Buscemi

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879 369
Up is listed (or ranked) 9 on the list The Best Disney Animated Movies of All Time
Up Christopher Plummer, Ed Asner, Laraine Newman

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Tangled Mandy Moore, Ron Perlman, Zachary Levi

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The Incredibles Samuel L. Jackson, Holly Hunter, Jason Lee

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Lady and the Tramp Peggy Lee, Stan Freberg, Dallas McKennon

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Peter Pan is listed (or ranked) 13 on the list The Best Disney Animated Movies of All Time
Peter Pan June Foray, Bobby Driscoll, Heather Angel

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Alice in Wonderland Ed Wynn, Heather Angel, Sterling Holloway

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Cinderella is listed (or ranked) 15 on the list The Best Disney Animated Movies of All Time
Cinderella June Foray, Mike Douglas, Verna Felton

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Robin Hood is listed (or ranked) 16 on the list The Best Disney Animated Movies of All Time
Robin Hood Ringo Starr, Peter Ustinov, Graham Chapman - Watch for Free with Amazon Prime Free Trial

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One Hundred and One Dalmatians Rod Taylor, Paul Frees, J. Pat O'Malley

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Tarzan Rosie O'Donnell, Glenn Close, Minnie Driver - Watch for Free with Amazon Prime Free Trial

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Snow White and the Seven Dwarfs Billy Gilbert, Pinto Colvig, Jimmy MacDonald

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The Jungle Book Clint Howard, George Sanders, Louis Prima - Watch for Free with Amazon Prime Free Trial

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Zootopia is listed (or ranked) 21 on the list The Best Disney Animated Movies of All Time
Zootopia Ginnifer Goodwin, Jason Bateman, Alan Tudyk

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Frozen is listed (or ranked) 22 on the list The Best Disney Animated Movies of All Time
Frozen Kristen Bell, Idina Menzel, Alan Tudyk - Watch for Free with Amazon Prime Free Trial

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Bambi Sterling Holloway, Sam Edwards, Cammie King

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Sleeping Beauty Marvin Miller, Mary Costa, Verna Felton

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Hercules Danny DeVito, James Woods, Charlton Heston - Watch for Free with Amazon Prime Free Trial

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Lilo & Stitch Tia Carrere, Ving Rhames, Kevin Michael Richardson

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WALL-E Sigourney Weaver, Laraine Newman, Kathy Najimy

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Toy Story 3 Tom Hanks, Whoopi Goldberg, Michael Keaton

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Inside Out Amy Poehler, Diane Lane, Mindy Kaling

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Pinocchio Mel Blanc, Cliff Edwards, Frankie Darro

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Toy Story 2 Tom Hanks, Kelsey Grammer, Tim Allen

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Ratatouille Peter O'Toole, Janeane Garofalo, Will Arnett

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Moana is listed (or ranked) 33 on the list The Best Disney Animated Movies of All Time
Jane Albrecht added Moana

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The Fox and the Hound Kurt Russell, Mickey Rooney, Corey Feldman

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Dumbo Sterling Holloway, Cliff Edwards, Verna Felton

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Pocahontas Mel Gibson, Christian Bale, Billy Connolly

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Brave Emma Thompson, Craig Ferguson, Billy Connolly

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Wreck-It Ralph is listed (or ranked) 38 on the list The Best Disney Animated Movies of All Time
Wreck-It Ralph Sarah Silverman, Jane Lynch, Mindy Kaling

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The Sword in the Stone Alan Napier, Sebastian Cabot, Norman Alden

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The Emperor's New Groove John Goodman, David Spade, Tom Jones

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The Aristocats Eva Gabor, Ruth Buzzi, Scatman Crothers

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Big Hero 6 Jamie Chung, Maya Rudolph, Génesis Rodríguez

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Winnie the Pooh John Cleese, Craig Ferguson, Tom Kenny

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The Many Adventures of Winnie the Pooh Clint Howard, Howard Morris, Sterling Holloway

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Cars Tom Hanks, Billy Crystal, Sheryl Crow

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The Rescuers Bob Newhart, Eva Gabor, Geraldine Page

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A Bug's Life Hayden Panettiere, Ashley Tisdale, Kevin Spacey

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Fantasia Walt Disney, Corey Burton, Leopold Stokowski

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The Rescuers Down Under John Candy, Bob Newhart, George C. Scott

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The Princess and the Frog Oprah Winfrey, John Goodman, Terrence Howard