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The Best Cartoon Movies  

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List Rules Vote for your personal favorite Cartoon films, regardless of how popular or successful they were at the box office.

For your viewing pleasure, we've compiled a list of all the best cartoon movies ever made, many of which are streaming on Netflix and Amazon Prime. This cartoon movie list can be sorted by cast, year, director and more, and you can click on the titles for more information about each film. The best thing about this list is that you get to decide which cartoon movies are the "best" by voting for your favorites to help your faves move up to the top spots. If you prefer, this cartoon movie list can also be sorted alphabetically, by director, by year, and more, or you can copy this list of cartoon films to start your own. 

So, which cartoon movie is the absolute best: Walt Disney's Timeless Tales: Vol. 3 or Cherub Wings: Vol. 7: Moldy Gold? If we missed any cartoons on this list, please add them yourself, as this is an open list, which means you can add any movies whenever you like (but remember, all choices are subject to moderation). The films on this list cover the most famous cartoon movies of all time and are voted on by people who really love this genre.
You can find the release information for any of the films listed below. It's often available in the data set, so you can even find the cast of some of these by clicking on the names of the cartoon movies. List includes photos and cartoon movie trailers next to the names of the movies.

The cartoons included in this list range from Livin' It Up with the Bratz to Pinky Dinky Doo: Polka Dot Pox.

Whether you're at home and want to watch these cartoon movies on DVD, Blu-ray or streaming online, or if you're seeing them in theatres for the first time, this list will help you see where they all stack up and help you decide what to watch. So from the latest to the greatest cartoon movies, here is our full list, ordered from best to worst.

All sorts of directors have taken on Cartoon movies. Examples include Chuck Jones, Shawn Wayans, and Friz Freleng.

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Mark Hamill, Wallace Shawn, Kathy Najimy
Hijinks ho! It's a swashbuckling pirate adventure when Tom sets sail as a lowly cabin cat for the biggest, baddest pirate on the high seas: the infamous Captain Red and his bossy talking parrot. ...more
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E.G. Daily, Tara Strong, Tom Kenny
Powerpuff Girls: 'Twas The Fight Before Christmas is a special christmas episode for Cartoon Network's The Powerpuff Girls.
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Raven-Symoné, Jean Smart, Gary Cole
Dr. Drakken has an evil new plot for world domination, but his ultimate success depends upon finding out KP's weakness which may involve a new hottie at Middleton High School named Eric, who ...more
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Billy West, Tom Kenny, Stephen Root
Tom and Jerry enter an extreme car race competition called the "Super Race" in order to win the grand prize of a beautiful, dream mansion! Driving suped-up hot rods that can adapt to ...more
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Janice Karman, Ross Bagdasarian, Jr.
Alvin and the Chipmunks: Trick or Treason is a 2004 animated film written by Janice Karman and Ross Bagdasarian Jr and directed by Walt Kubiak
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David Warner, Jim Cummings, Peter Cullen
Pooh's Grand Adventure: The Search for Christopher Robin is a 1997 animated direct-to-video film directed by Karl Geurs. The film follows Pooh and his friends on a journey to find and rescue ...more
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Looney Tunes: Reality Check! is listed (or ranked) 7 on the list The Best Cartoon Movies
Looney Tunes: Reality Check! Billy West, June Foray, Maurice LaMarche
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Maria Canals Barrera, Phil LaMarr, Kevin Conroy
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Dana Delany, Shelley Fabares, Lance Henriksen
Superman: Brainiac Attacks is a 2006 direct-to-video animated film with production designs based on Superman: The Animated Series from Warner Bros. Animation, on aired a part of the Toonami ...more
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Henry Gibson, Charlotte Rae, Tony Jay
The popular cartoon cat and mouse are thrown into a feature film. The story has the twosome trying to help an orphan girl who is being berated and exploited by a greedy guardian.
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Scarlett Johansson, Alec Baldwin, David Hasselhoff
The SpongeBob SquarePants Movie is a 2004 American animated comedy film based on the Nickelodeon television series, SpongeBob SquarePants. The film was directed by series creator Stephen ...more
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The Best of Betty Boop
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Happiness Is a Warm Blanket, Charlie Brown Ciara Bravo, Shane Baumel, Grace Rolek
Happiness Is a Warm Blanket, Charlie Brown is a Peanuts television special that was released in 2011. The special is the 45th Peanuts special and the first produced without Bill Melendez on the ...more
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Krypto the Superdog: Vol. 1: Cosmic Canine Ty Olsson, Tabitha St. Germain, Kathleen Barr
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The Berenstain Bears: Fun Fami... is listed (or ranked) 15 on the list The Best Cartoon Movies
Michael Cera, Camilla Scott, Tajja Isen
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Katey Sagal, Billy West, Tress MacNeille
Mankind stands on the brink of a wondrous new Green Age. But ancient forces of darkness, three years older than time itself, have returned to wreak destruction. Even more shocking: Bender’s in ...more
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Cartoons for Victory Mel Blanc, George O'Hanlon, Arthur Lake
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There Was an Old Lady Who Swallowed a Fly... and More Sing Along Favorites Billy Dee Williams, Arlo Guthrie
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Milton Berle, Frank Welker, Billy West
Tom and Jerry: The Magic Ring is a 2002 animated direct-to-video film starring Tom and Jerry. This was the first made-for-video attempt to recapture the style of Hanna and Barbera's original ...more
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Mel Blanc, June Foray
Deduce, You Say! is a 1956 Warner Bros. cartoon short of the Looney Tunes series, directed by Chuck Jones and written by Michael Maltese, with musical arrangements by Milt Franklyn. It features ...more
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Mel Blanc
"Swing Ding Amigo" is a 1966 Looney Tunes cartoon directed by Robert McKimson with a story by Sid Marcus. It stars Daffy Duck, Speedy Gonzales and other mice.
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The Old Mill is a 1937 Silly Symphonies cartoon produced by Walt Disney, directed by Wilfred Jackson, scored by Leigh Harline, and released to theatres by RKO Radio Pictures on November 5, 1937. ...more
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Pocoyo is a Spanish pre-school animated television series created by Guillermo García Carsí, Luis Gallego and David Cantolla, and is a co-production between Spanish producer Zinkia ...more
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Beyblade: The Movie - Fierce Battle Daniel DeSanto, Katie Griffin, Alex Hood
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iZ: iZ and the Zizzles is listed (or ranked) 25 on the list The Best Cartoon Movies
iZ: iZ and the Zizzles Garbo Rufle, Fabian Jones, Yasmeen Sulleman