family movies The Best and Worst Disney Animated Movies  

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List Rules Only Disney cartoons - No computer animation / CGI films

Best of Disney's animated classics, ranked and voted on by fans. Walt Disney Studios has produced 51 theatrically-released animated movies to date (not including films released by Disney but produced by Pixar.) The studio began working on short animated features in 1923, before moving into feature-length animation with "Snow White and the Seven Dwarfs" in 1937. In 2011, the studio released not only a new adaptation of the classic "Winnie the Pooh" character but also re-released "The Lion King" in 3D.

This list collects together all the theatrical Disney animated classics and allows you to vote for the best and worst Disney movies. Not all Disney movies have been gold. At the bottom of the list, you'll see the worst Disney movies--animated films that you could go without ever seeing again. If you see one of the worst animated Disney movies on this list, vote it down and save people the hassle of watching it themselves. The top disney movies aren't necessarily the best, but here they are. 
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The Lion King Whoopi Goldberg, Jeremy Irons, Matthew Broderick

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Beauty and the Beast Angela Lansbury, Frank Welker, Jerry Orbach

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3,309 850
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Aladdin Robin Williams, Gilbert Gottfried, Frank Welker

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2,930 991
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The Little Mermaid Jodi Benson, Christopher Daniel Barnes, Pat Carroll

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2,636 1,121
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Mulan Eddie Murphy, Ming-Na Wen, George Takei

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2,594 1,110
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Tangled Mandy Moore, Ron Perlman, Zachary Levi

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2,153 1,041
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Cinderella June Foray, Mike Douglas, Verna Felton

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2,092 1,161
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Hercules Danny DeVito, James Woods, Charlton Heston

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1,927 1,219
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Tarzan Rosie O'Donnell, Glenn Close, Minnie Driver

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2,072 904
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Lady and the Tramp Peggy Lee, Stan Freberg, Dallas McKennon

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1,980 1,098
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Sleeping Beauty Marvin Miller, Mary Costa, Verna Felton

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1,715 915
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The Jungle Book Clint Howard, George Sanders, Louis Prima

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1,970 1,103
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Snow White and the Seven Dwarfs Billy Gilbert, Pinto Colvig, Jimmy MacDonald

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1,617 818
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Lilo & Stitch Tia Carrere, Ving Rhames, Kevin Michael Richardson

15
1,528 930
Frozen is listed (or ranked) 15 on the list The Best and Worst Disney Animated Movies
Frozen Kristen Bell, Idina Menzel, Alan Tudyk

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1,787 1,037
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Bambi Sterling Holloway, Sam Edwards, Cammie King

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1,618 620
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Arthur Williams added The Incredibles Samuel L. Jackson, Holly Hunter, Jason Lee

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1,414 818
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The Emperor's New Groove John Goodman, David Spade, Tom Jones

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1,497 728
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Robin Hood Ringo Starr, Peter Ustinov, Graham Chapman

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1,713 669
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HannahMichelleMasters added 101 Dalmatians Hugh Laurie, Glenn Close, Jeff Daniels

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2,003 971
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Alice in Wonderland Ed Wynn, Heather Angel, Sterling Holloway

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1,873 1,054
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Pocahontas Mel Gibson, Christian Bale, Billy Connolly

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1,571 1,059
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Pinocchio Mel Blanc, Cliff Edwards, Frankie Darro

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1,619 1,034
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Dumbo Sterling Holloway, Cliff Edwards, Verna Felton

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1,736 942
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The Aristocats Eva Gabor, Ruth Buzzi, Scatman Crothers

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1,503 1,033
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The Hunchback of Notre Dame Demi Moore, Kevin Kline, Jason Alexander

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1,457 1,080
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Fantasia Walt Disney, Corey Burton, Leopold Stokowski

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1,296 633
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The Fox and the Hound Kurt Russell, Mickey Rooney, Corey Feldman

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

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1,416 1,030
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The Princess and the Frog Oprah Winfrey, John Goodman, Terrence Howard

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577 333
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Tom Islava added Inside Out Amy Poehler, Diane Lane, Mindy Kaling

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674 429
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LahiruDayananda added Brave Emma Thompson, Craig Ferguson, Billy Connolly

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1,219 894
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The Many Adventures of Winnie the Pooh Clint Howard, Howard Morris, Sterling Holloway

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221 68
Zootopia is listed (or ranked) 34 on the list The Best and Worst Disney Animated Movies
sheevpalpatine added Zootopia Ginnifer Goodwin, Jason Bateman, Alan Tudyk

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The Rescuers Bob Newhart, Eva Gabor, Geraldine Page

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775 644
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chrissynoelle added Oliver & Company Billy Joel, Bette Midler, Cheech Marin

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946 1,090
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Atlantis: The Lost Empire Michael J. Fox, Leonard Nimoy, James Garner

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1,004 1,049
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The Great Mouse Detective Vincent Price, Basil Rathbone, Frank Welker

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925 628
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A Goofy Movie Pauly Shore, Joey Lawrence, Wallace Shawn

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1,053 1,131
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Brother Bear Joaquin Phoenix, Pauley Perrette, Michael Clarke Duncan

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875 1,150
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Treasure Planet Joseph Gordon-Levitt, Emma Thompson, Martin Short

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1,004 943
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The Rescuers Down Under John Candy, Bob Newhart, George C. Scott

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519 230
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The Jungle Book Bill Murray, Ben Kingsley, Idris Elba

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513 461
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Anastasia Kirsten Dunst, Meg Ryan, Kelsey Grammer

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920 1,162
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Bolt Miley Cyrus, John Travolta, Chloƫ Grace Moretz

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417 679
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The Black Cauldron John Hurt, John Huston, Nigel Hawthorne

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444 241
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Robin Hood Cate Blanchett, Russell Crowe, Mark Strong

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143 57
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292 220
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Peter Pan Mary Martin, Cyril Ritchard, Lynn Fontanne

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jxagee01 added Pete's Dragon Mickey Rooney, Shelley Winters, Red Buttons