Land of Animation 100, 1926-2015

Not including films on earlier lists (A-E), these are the best-regarded, most influential animated FEATURE films (not shorts); before 1980 or so, very few animators working outside Disney could afford to make animated features

  • The Adventures of Prince Achmed
  • Dumbo
  • Bambi
  • Cinderella
  • Alice in Wonderland
  • Peter Pan
  • Lady and the Tramp
  • Sleeping Beauty
  • One Hundred and One Dalmatians
  • The Jungle Book
  • Yellow Submarine
  • The Aristocats
  • The Point
  • Fritz the Cat
  • Fantastic Planet
  • Allegro Non Troppo
  • The Many Adventures of Winnie the Pooh
  • Watership Down
  • The King and the Mockingbird
  • Heavy Metal
  • The Secret of NIMH
  • Nausicaä of the Valley of the Wind
  • Vampire Hunter D
  • Castle in the Sky
  • An American Tail
  • Grave of the Fireflies
  • Who Framed Roger Rabbit
  • Akira
  • Kiki's Delivery Service
  • The Little Mermaid
  • Only Yesterday
  • Beauty and the Beast
  • Porco Rosso
  • Aladdin
  • Ninja Scroll
  • The Nightmare Before Christmas
  • Batman: Mask of the Phantasm
  • Whisper of the Heart
  • Ghost in the Shell
  • James and the Giant Peach
  • Perfect Blue
  • Princess Mononoke
  • Neon Genesis Evangelion: The End of Evangelion
  • Cowboy Bebop
  • Mulan
  • Antz
  • Kirikou and the Sorceress
  • South Park: Bigger, Longer & Uncut
  • The Iron Giant
  • Toy Story 2
  • Fantasia 2000
  • Chicken Run
  • Waking Life
  • Shrek
  • Final Fantasy: The Spirits Within
  • Millennium Actress
  • Monsters, Inc.
  • Lilo & Stitch
  • The Triplets of Belleville
  • Tokyo Godfathers
  • Team America: World Police
  • The Polar Express
  • The Incredibles
  • Howl's Moving Castle
  • Wallace & Gromit: The Curse of the Were-Rabbit
  • A Scanner Darkly
  • The Girl Who Leapt Through Time
  • Paprika
  • 5 Centimeters per Second
  • Ratatouille
  • The Simpsons Movie
  • Sita Sings the Blues
  • Kung Fu Panda
  • WALL·E
  • Mary and Max
  • Coraline
  • The Secret of Kells
  • Up
  • Summer Wars
  • Fantastic Mr. Fox
  • How to Train Your Dragon
  • Toy Story 3
  • Despicable Me
  • The Secret World of Arrietty
  • Tangled
  • Rango
  • ParaNorman
  • It's Such a Beautiful Day
  • Wreck-It Ralph
  • Ernest & Celestine
  • The Wind Rises
  • Boy & the World
  • The Tale of the Princess Kaguya
  • The Lego Movie
  • Rocks in My Pockets
  • Song of the Sea
  • The Boxtrolls
  • Big Hero 6
  • Shaun the Sheep Movie
  • Anomalisa