The 70+ Best PG-13 Cartoons And Animated Movies

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List of PG-13 animation movies, ranked from best to worst with movie trailers when available. This list takes the best PG-13 animation movies and pits them against each other to see once and for all what the greatest PG-13 Animation movie of all time is. This list of popular PG-13 animation movies includes information like who directed the film, when it was released and which actors starred in the movie. If you think the top PG-13 Animation movie isn't as high as it should be then be sure to vote it up so it can take its rightful place among the other great PG-13 Animation films on this list. If you're trying to find a specific PG-13 Animation film you can search this list and filter to find what you're looking for.

Movies include everything from The Simpsons Movie to Eight Crazy Nights.

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Robert Zemeckis and Andy Wachowski are among the directors that have worked on a Animation PG-13 film.

Most divisive: Wonder Woman
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  • The Simpsons Movie
    Dan Castellaneta, Julie Kavner, Nancy Cartwright
    72 votes
    • Released: 2007
    • Directed by: David Silverman
    In the animated comedy The Simpsons Movie, Homer Simpson (Dan Castellaneta) inadvertently causes an environmental catastrophe in Springfield. This results in the town being sealed under a giant dome by the U.S. government, led by President Schwarzenegger (Harry Shearer). The Simpsons family, including Marge (Julie Kavner), Bart (Nancy Cartwright), Lisa (Yeardley Smith), and Maggie, become pariahs and must navigate a series of misadventures to save their beloved town. Despite its comedic approach, the film subtly addresses serious themes like environmental responsibility.

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  • Batman: Under the Red Hood
    Neil Patrick Harris, Jensen Ackles, Kelly Hu
    46 votes
    • Released: 2010
    • Directed by: Brandon Vietti
    Batman: Under the Red Hood is a 2010 American superhero film produced by Warner Bros. Animation and released by Warner Home Video. It is the eighth animated feature in the DC Universe Animated Original Movies series. It was released on July 27, 2010. The film stars Bruce Greenwood as Bruce Wayne/Batman, Jensen Ackles as the Red Hood/Jason Todd, John DiMaggio as the Joker, Neil Patrick Harris as Nightwing/Dick Grayson, Jason Isaacs as Ra's al Ghul, and Wade Williams as Black Mask. The screenplay was written by Judd Winick, who also wrote the "Under the Hood" run in the monthly Batman comic. The two-disc special edition and Blu-ray also includes an animated short featuring Jonah Hex.
  • 9
    25 votes
    9 is a 2005 computer animated short film created by Shane Acker as a student project at the UCLA Animation Workshop. Tim Burton saw the film and was so impressed by its artistic vision that he went on to produce a feature-length adaptation also titled 9, directed by Acker and distributed by Focus Features. The film was presented at the Indianapolis International Film Festival. It was nominated for an Academy Award for best animated short film, but lost to The Moon and the Son: An Imagined Conversation, although it did win a Student Academy Award for Best Animation.
  • Wonder Woman: Bloodlines
    Marie Avgeropoulos, Rosario Dawson, Jeffrey Donovan
    6 votes
    • Released: 2019
    • Directed by: Justin Copeland, Sam Liu
    Wonder Woman embarks on a dangerous mission to rescue a troubled young girl from Villainy, Inc., a criminal organization that plans to invade the superhero's island home of Themyscira.

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  • Hulk Vs
    Graham McTavish, Nolan North, Fred Tatasciore
    21 votes
    • Released: 2009
    • Directed by: Sam Liu, Frank Paur
    Hulk Vs is a 2009 direct-to-video animated release from Marvel Animation and Lionsgate, featuring the Incredible Hulk in two short films: Hulk Vs Wolverine and Hulk Vs Thor. The animation was by Madhouse, and Kaare Andrews provided the DVD and Blu-ray packaging artwork.
  • Batman: Year One
    Eliza Dushku, Bryan Cranston, Katee Sackhoff
    11 votes
    • Released: 2011
    • Directed by: Sam Liu, Lauren Montgomery
    Batman: Year One is a 2011 animated superhero film based on the four-issue story arc Batman: Year One printed in 1987. It premiered at Comic-Con on July 22 and was officially released October 18, 2011. The film was directed by Lauren Montgomery and Sam Liu. It is the 12th film released under the DC Universe Animated Original Movies banner, and was released on DVD, Blu-ray, and Digital copy.