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The Best Disney Movies About Friendship

Updated January 6, 2021 2.2k votes 159 voters 3.5k views37 items

List RulesVote up the best Disney movies that focus on characters who are or become friends.

This list is all about ranking Disney movies about friends from best to worst by user votes. The best Disney animations about friendship come in many forms. Some films feature former rivals finding common ground and forming a friendship while others celebrate the beauty of BFFs. A few of the best Disney cartoons that help with friendships highlight the power that comes from love and trust.

What films will you find on this list of good Disney movies that deal with friends? Toy Story has to be near the top as a great Disney friendship comedy movie. Even the films theme song “You've Got a Friend in Me” is all about best buddies. It also has to be among the best Disney songs about friendship. The friendship between Bambi, Thumper, and Flower is one of the most heart-warming in all of animated cinema as shown in Disney's 1942 masterpiece, Bambi.

Dumbo is another good Disney animated movie about friendship and how pals can push you to be your best. The Jungle Book, Pinocchio, and Tangled also have memorable storylines about friendship.

Which Disney movie do you love to watch with your BFF? Vote the best Disney films about friendship up to the top of this list and please add any we may have missed.

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    Tom Hanks, Tim Allen

    Released1995

    Directed byJohn Lasseter

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    Tom Hanks, Kelsey Grammer

    Released1999

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    Tom Hanks, Tim Allen

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    Tom Hanks, Whoopi Goldberg

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  • The Many Adventures of Winnie the Pooh5
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    Clint Howard, Howard Morris

    Released1977

    Directed byJohn Lounsbery, Wolfgang Reitherman

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  • The Jungle Book6
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    The Jungle Book

    Clint Howard, George Sanders

    Released1967

    Directed byWolfgang Reitherman

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  • Bambi7
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    Sterling Holloway, Sam Edwards

    Released1942

    Directed byJames Algar, Samuel Armstrong, Paul Satterfield, Bill Roberts, Norman Wright

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  • Ratatouille8
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    Peter O'Toole, Janeane Garofalo

    Released2007

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  • Up9
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    Released2009

    Directed byPete Docter

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  • Monsters, Inc.10
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    Billy Crystal, John Goodman

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  • Pinocchio11
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    Mel Blanc, Cliff Edwards

    Released1940

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  • The Lion King12
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    Whoopi Goldberg, Jeremy Irons

    Released1994

    Directed byRob Minkoff, Roger Allers

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    Released1989

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  • Dumbo14
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    Sterling Holloway, Cliff Edwards

    Released1941

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  • Snow White and the Seven Dwarfs15
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    Billy Gilbert, Pinto Colvig

    Released1937

    Directed byWilfred Jackson, Larry Morey, Perce Pearce, Ben Sharpsteen, William Cottrell

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  • Finding Nemo16
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    Ellen DeGeneres, Willem Dafoe

    Released2003

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  • Mulan17
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    Eddie Murphy, Ming-Na Wen

    Released1998

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  • Aladdin18
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    Aladdin

    Robin Williams, Gilbert Gottfried

    Released1992

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    Tangled

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  • Bolt20
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  • Lilo & Stitch21
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    Tia Carrere, Ving Rhames

    Released2002

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  • Robin Hood22
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    Ringo Starr, Peter Ustinov

    Released1973

    Directed byWolfgang Reitherman

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  • The Aristocats23
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    Eva Gabor, Ruth Buzzi

    Released1970

    Directed byWolfgang Reitherman

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  • The Fox and the Hound24
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    Kurt Russell, Mickey Rooney

    Released1981

    Directed byRichard Rich, Art Stevens, Ted Berman

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  • Frozen25
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