Animated The Best Non-Disney 2D Animated Film  

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List Rules No Disney or Anime Films. Theater release movies only. No movies based off a cartoon.

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The Prince of Egypt is listed (or ranked) 1 on the list The Best Non-Disney 2D Animated Film
1998
The Prince of Egypt is a 1998 American animated epic musical biblical film and the first traditionally animated film produced and released by DreamWorks Pictures. The film is an adaptation of ...more

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The Iron Giant is listed (or ranked) 2 on the list The Best Non-Disney 2D Animated Film
1999
The Iron Giant is a 1999 American animated science fiction comedy-drama film using both traditional animation and computer animation, produced by Warner Bros. Animation, and based on the 1968 ...more

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The Road to El Dorado is listed (or ranked) 3 on the list The Best Non-Disney 2D Animated Film
2000
The Road to El Dorado is a 2000 American animated musical adventure comedy film directed by Eric "Bibo" Bergeron and Don Paul, with additional sequences by Will Finn and David ...more

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Anastasia is listed (or ranked) 4 on the list The Best Non-Disney 2D Animated Film
1997
Anastasia is a 1997 American animated musical fantasy drama film produced by Fox Animation Studios and distributed by 20th Century Fox. Directed by former Disney animation directors Don Bluth ...more

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The Land Before Time is listed (or ranked) 5 on the list The Best Non-Disney 2D Animated Film
1988
The Land Before Time is a 1988 American-Irish animated adventure drama film directed and co-produced by Don Bluth and executive produced by Steven Spielberg, George Lucas, Kathleen Kennedy, and ...more

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The Secret of NIMH is listed (or ranked) 6 on the list The Best Non-Disney 2D Animated Film
1982
The Secret of NIMH is a 1982 American animated fantasy adventure drama film directed by Don Bluth in his directorial debut. It is an adaptation of Robert C. O'Brien's 1971 children's novel Mrs. ...more

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Balto is listed (or ranked) 7 on the list The Best Non-Disney 2D Animated Film
1995
Balto is a 1995 American live-action/animated historical adventure drama film directed by Simon Wells, produced by Amblin Entertainment and distributed by Universal Pictures. The film is loosely ...more

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All Dogs Go to Heaven is listed (or ranked) 8 on the list The Best Non-Disney 2D Animated Film
1989
All Dogs Go to Heaven is a 1989 American–Irish animated musical adventure comedy film directed and produced by Don Bluth and released by United Artists and Goldcrest Films. The film tells the ...more

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An American Tail is listed (or ranked) 9 on the list The Best Non-Disney 2D Animated Film
1986
An American Tail is a 1986 American animated musical adventure film directed by Don Bluth and produced by Sullivan Bluth Studios and Amblin Entertainment. The film tells the story of Fievel ...more

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Spirit: Stallion of the Cimarr... is listed (or ranked) 10 on the list The Best Non-Disney 2D Animated Film
2002
Spirit: Stallion of the Cimarron is a 2002 American animated western drama film that that was produced by DreamWorks Animation and released by DreamWorks Pictures. It follows the adventures of a ...more

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FernGully: The Last Rainforest is listed (or ranked) 11 on the list The Best Non-Disney 2D Animated Film
1992
FernGully: The Last Rainforest is a 1992 Australian-American animated fantasy environmental film directed by Bill Kroyer. It was produced by Peter Faiman and Wayne Young, with the screenplay ...more

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An American Tail: Fievel Goes ... is listed (or ranked) 12 on the list The Best Non-Disney 2D Animated Film
1991
An American Tail: Fievel Goes West is a 1991 American animated western film produced by Steven Spielberg's Amblimation animation studio and released by Universal Pictures. It is the sequel to An ...more

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Cats Don't Dance is listed (or ranked) 13 on the list The Best Non-Disney 2D Animated Film
1997
Cats Don't Dance is a 1997 American animated musical comedy film, distributed by Warner Bros. Family Entertainment and notable as the only fully animated feature produced by Turner Feature ...more

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Sinbad: Legend of the Seven Se... is listed (or ranked) 14 on the list The Best Non-Disney 2D Animated Film
2003
Sinbad: Legend of the Seven Seas is a 2003 American animated swashbuckling fantasy comedy adventure film produced by DreamWorks Animation and distributed by DreamWorks Pictures, using ...more

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Charlotte's Web is listed (or ranked) 15 on the list The Best Non-Disney 2D Animated Film
clarke.ohara added 1973
Charlotte's Web is a 1973 American animated musical film produced by Hanna-Barbera Productions and Sagittarius Productions and based upon the 1952 children's book of the same name by E. B. ...more

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Quest for Camelot is listed (or ranked) 16 on the list The Best Non-Disney 2D Animated Film
1998
Quest for Camelot is a 1998 American animated musical fantasy film from Warner Bros. Animation, based on the novel The King's Damosel by Vera Chapman, it stars Jessalyn Gilsig, Cary Elwes, Jane ...more

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Titan A.E. is listed (or ranked) 17 on the list The Best Non-Disney 2D Animated Film
GarethHunter added 2000
Titan A.E. is a 2000 animated post-apocalyptic science fiction adventure film directed by both Don Bluth and Gary Goldman. The title refers to the spacecraft central to the plot, with A.E. ...more

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The Swan Princess is listed (or ranked) 18 on the list The Best Non-Disney 2D Animated Film
1994
The Swan Princess is a 1994 American animated musical fantasy film based on the ballet "Swan Lake". Starring the voice talents of Jack Palance, John Cleese, Steven Wright, and Sandy ...more

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Thumbelina is listed (or ranked) 19 on the list The Best Non-Disney 2D Animated Film
1994
Thumbelina is a 1994 American animated film directed by Don Bluth and Gary Goldman from a screenplay by Bluth based on Hans Christian Andersen's "Thumbelina". The film was produced by ...more

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We're Back! A Dinosaur's Story is listed (or ranked) 20 on the list The Best Non-Disney 2D Animated Film
1993
We're Back! A Dinosaur's Story is a 1993 American animated science fiction adventure film, produced by Steven Spielberg's Amblimation animation studio, distributed by Universal Pictures, and ...more

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The Lord of The Rings is listed (or ranked) 21 on the list The Best Non-Disney 2D Animated Film
clarke.ohara added The Lord of The Rings 1978

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Song of the Sea is listed (or ranked) 22 on the list The Best Non-Disney 2D Animated Film
Hannah Abbott added 1952
Song of the Sea is a 1952 Brazilian drama film directed by Alberto Cavalcanti. It was entered into the 1954 Cannes Film Festival.

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Persepolis is listed (or ranked) 23 on the list The Best Non-Disney 2D Animated Film
ChantalBeaulne added 2007
Persepolis is a 2007 French-Iranian-American animated film based on Marjane Satrapi's autobiographical graphic novel of the same name. The film was written and directed by Satrapi with Vincent ...more

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Watership Down is listed (or ranked) 24 on the list The Best Non-Disney 2D Animated Film
Bryce Buckley added 1978
Watership Down is a 1978 British animated adventure drama film written, produced and directed by Martin Rosen and based on the novel of the same name by Richard Adams. It was financed by a ...more

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Black Beauty is listed (or ranked) 25 on the list The Best Non-Disney 2D Animated Film
hajokeisonyouha added 1978
Black Beauty is a 1978 television animated special produced by Hanna-Barbera based from the novel by Anna Sewell of the same name. It originally aired as part of Famous Classic Tales on CBS. The ...more