The Best Elephant Movies 

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Updated September 21, 2019 1k votes 471 voters 141k views 16 items

List Rules Movies must have elephants.

A list of the best elephant movies: Dumbo, Ice Age, Jungle Book...all of the best movies about elephants are listed here! If you (or your kids) love animals and want to watch movies with elephants in them, consult this list. From animated films where elephants talk and walk to live-action films that feature elephants in real life, these are the greatest elephant films ever made. 

What are the top elephant movies? We believe we've got them all, but if you feel we've missed one, please feel free to add the elephant movies names to the list yourself. Children and adults alike love elephants, be it their enormous size coupled with their gentle demeanor, or simply their unique appearance with their trunks and enormous tusks. This list features all species of elephants, including a wooly mammoth or two.
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Dumbo is listed (or ranked) 1 on the list The Best Elephant Movies
Sterling Holloway, Cliff Edwards, Verna Felton

Released: 1941

Directed by: Wilfred Jackson, Samuel Armstrong, Bill Roberts, Ben Sharpsteen, Norm Ferguson, + more

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Selena Gomez, Jim Carrey, Isla Fisher

Released: 2008

Directed by: Steve Martino, Jimmy Hayward

Dr. Seuss' Horton Hears a Who! is a 2008 American computer-animated adventure comedy film based on the Dr. Seuss' book of the same name. The film was directed by Jimmy Hayward and Steve Martino, ...more

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Jack Black, Ray Romano, Jane Krakowski

Released: 2002

Directed by: Chris Wedge, Carlos Saldanha

Released: 2002 Ice Age is a 2002 American computer-animated comedy adventure film directed by Carlos Saldanha and Chris Wedge from a story by Michael J. Wilson. It was produced by Blue Sky Studios and ...more

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Clint Howard, George Sanders, Louis Prima

Released: 1967

Directed by: Wolfgang Reitherman

Released: 1994 The Jungle Book is a 1967 American animated film produced by Walt Disney Productions. Inspired by the Rudyard Kipling's book of the same name, it is the 19th animated feature in the Walt Disney ...more

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Released: 1999

Directed by: Kevin Lima, Chris Buck

Tarzan is a 1999 American animated adventure musical film produced by Walt Disney Feature Animation and released by Walt Disney Pictures. The 37th film in the Walt Disney Animated Classics, it ...more

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Brenda Blethyn, Jim Cummings, Kath Soucie

Released: 2005

Directed by: Frank Nissen

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Ray Liotta, Danny Glover, Denis Leary

Released: 1995

Directed by: Simon Wincer

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Released: 1996

Directed by: Howard Franklin

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Brendan Fraser, John Cleese, Leslie Mann

Released: 1997

Directed by: Sam Weisman

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Kumki is listed (or ranked) 10 on the list The Best Elephant Movies
santhosh_khan2013 added Lakshmi Menon, Vikram Prabhu, Thambi Ramaiah

Released: 2012

Directed by: Prabhu Solomon

Kumki is a 2012 Tamil romantic drama film directed by Prabhu Solomon. The film marked the debut of Vikram Prabhu. The story revolves around a mahout and his trained elephant. The film was ...more
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Released: 1953

Directed by: William Hanna, Joseph Barbera

It's nighttime, and a circus train is passing through town. But a baby elephant is sleeping too close to the edge of the car he's in, and tumbles out, rolls down the hill, into a house, and ...more
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Released: 1968

Directed by: Blake Edwards

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Released: 2005

Directed by: Prachya Pinkaew

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Released: 1954

Directed by: Robert McKimson

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Released: 2006

Directed by: Zack Snyder

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Released: 1995

Directed by: Steve Oedekerk

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