films 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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2,558 672
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Aladdin Robin Williams, Gilbert Gottfried, Frank Welker

4
2,187 800
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The Little Mermaid Tim Curry, Mark Hamill, Frank Welker

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2,135 867
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Mulan Eddie Murphy, Ming-Na Wen, George Takei

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2,071 878
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Tangled Mandy Moore, Ron Perlman, Zachary Levi

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1,570 967
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Tarzan Rosie O'Donnell, Glenn Close, Minnie Driver

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1,674 924
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Hercules Danny DeVito, James Woods, Charlton Heston

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1,675 884
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The Jungle Book Clint Howard, George Sanders, Louis Prima

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1,661 818
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Cinderella June Foray, Mike Douglas, Verna Felton

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1,581 676
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Lady and the Tramp Peggy Lee, Stan Freberg, Dallas McKennon

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1,514 869
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Sleeping Beauty Marvin Miller, Mary Costa, Verna Felton

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1,566 791
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Lilo & Stitch Tia Carrere, Ving Rhames, Kevin Michael Richardson

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1,496 873
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Snow White and the Seven Dwarfs Billy Gilbert, Pinto Colvig, Jimmy MacDonald

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1,564 597
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Arthur Williams added The Incredibles Samuel L. Jackson, Holly Hunter, Jason Lee

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1,367 796
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The Emperor's New Groove John Goodman, David Spade, Tom Jones

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Robin Hood Ringo Starr, Peter Ustinov, Graham Chapman

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1,046 657
Frozen is listed (or ranked) 18 on the list The Best and Worst Disney Animated Movies
Frozen Kristen Bell, Idina Menzel, Alan Tudyk

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Alice in Wonderland Ed Wynn, Heather Angel, Sterling Holloway

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1,445 777
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Pocahontas Mel Gibson, Christian Bale, Billy Connolly

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1,347 830
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Bambi Sterling Holloway, Sam Edwards, Cammie King

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1,239 448
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HannahMichelleMasters added 101 Dalmatians Hugh Laurie, Glenn Close, Jeff Daniels

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1,182 818
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Pinocchio Mel Blanc, Cliff Edwards, Frankie Darro

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1,304 696
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The Aristocats Eva Gabor, Ruth Buzzi, Scatman Crothers

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1,150 778
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The Hunchback of Notre Dame Demi Moore, Kevin Kline, Jason Alexander

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1,213 801
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Dumbo Sterling Holloway, Cliff Edwards, Verna Felton

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1,257 619
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The Fox and the Hound Kurt Russell, Mickey Rooney, Corey Feldman

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Fantasia Walt Disney, Corey Burton, Leopold Stokowski

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

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

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

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532 315
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Tom Islava added Inside Out Amy Poehler, Diane Lane, Mindy Kaling

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632 409
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LahiruDayananda added Brave Emma Thompson, Craig Ferguson, Billy Connolly

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The Rescuers Bob Newhart, Eva Gabor, Geraldine Page

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The Great Mouse Detective Vincent Price, Basil Rathbone, Frank Welker

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728 829
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Treasure Planet Joseph Gordon-Levitt, Emma Thompson, Martin Short

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766 763
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Atlantis: The Lost Empire Michael J. Fox, Leonard Nimoy, James Garner

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750 623
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chrissynoelle added Oliver & Company Billy Joel, Bette Midler, Cheech Marin

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Brother Bear Joaquin Phoenix, Pauley Perrette, Michael Clarke Duncan

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A Goofy Movie Pauly Shore, Joey Lawrence, Wallace Shawn

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784 678
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The Rescuers Down Under John Candy, Bob Newhart, George C. Scott

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472 441
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Anastasia Kirsten Dunst, Meg Ryan, Kelsey Grammer

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Bolt Miley Cyrus, John Travolta, Chloƫ Grace Moretz

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The Black Cauldron John Hurt, John Huston, Nigel Hawthorne

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414 709
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Fantasia 2000 Steve Martin, Bette Midler, James Earl Jones

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367 770
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Dismalhead added Song of the South John Lee Hooker, Hattie McDaniel, Bobby Driscoll

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361 557
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jxagee01 added Pete's Dragon Mickey Rooney, Shelley Winters, Red Buttons

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258 206
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Peter Pan Mary Martin, Cyril Ritchard, Lynn Fontanne

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396 672
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wiabux added The Adventures of Ichabod and Mr. Toad Bing Crosby, Basil Rathbone, J. Pat O'Malley

50
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LaChance added Corpse Bride Johnny Depp, Helena Bonham Carter, Christopher Lee