20 Must-See Disney Animated Feature Films

When it comes to Walt Disney Feature Animation, I'm sure that you must be familiar with them.There is more than 80 years since the first animated feature film Snow White and the Seven Dwarfs in 1937.The Walt Disney Company has created many classic animations for us. I believe that without Disney and its classic animations like Mickey Mouse, there would be less joys in our life.

Here chilimovie take a look at 20 classic Disney animated feature films. Both The Lion King which made audiences cry, and the famous Beauty and the Beast which is still popular today. All of them have created an amazing fairy tale world for generations of audiences.


Release Date
2014-10-24
  • Rate : 7.70
  • Production Companies : Walt Disney Pictures, Walt Disney Animation Studios,
  • Director : Don Hall, Chris Williams, Kendra Vander Vliet,
  • Stars : Scott Adsit,Ryan Potter,Daniel Henney,
  • The special bond that develops between plus-sized inflatable robot Baymax, and prodigy Hiro Hamada, who team up with a group of friends to form a band of high-tech heroes.
Release Date
2016-02-11
  • Rate : 7.70
  • Production Companies : Walt Disney Pictures, Walt Disney Animation Studios,
  • Director : Jared Bush, Jenny Bettis, Rick Moore,
  • Stars : Ginnifer Goodwin,Jason Bateman,Shakira,
  • Determined to prove herself, Officer Judy Hopps, the first bunny on Zootopia's police force, jumps at the chance to crack her first case - even if it means partnering with scam-artist fox Nick Wilde to solve the mystery.
Release Date
2013-11-27
  • Rate : 7.30
  • Production Companies : Walt Disney Pictures, Walt Disney Animation Studios,
  • Director : Scott Armstrong, Kendra Vander Vliet, Rick Moore,
  • Stars : Kristen Bell,Idina Menzel,Jonathan Groff,
  • Young princess Anna of Arendelle dreams about finding true love at her sister Elsa’s coronation. Fate takes her on a dangerous journey in an attempt to end the eternal winter that has fallen over the kingdom. She's accompanied by ice delivery man Kristoff, his reindeer Sven, and snowman Olaf. On an adventure where she will find out what friendship, courage, family, and true love really means.
Release Date
2012-11-01
  • Rate : 7.10
  • Production Companies : Walt Disney Animation Studios,
  • Director : Rick Moore, Matsune Suzuki, Merrick Rustia,
  • Stars : John C. Reilly,Sarah Silverman,Jane Lynch,
  • Wreck-It Ralph is the 9-foot-tall, 643-pound villain of an arcade video game named Fix-It Felix Jr., in which the game's titular hero fixes buildings that Ralph destroys. Wanting to prove he can be a good guy and not just a villain, Ralph escapes his game and lands in Hero's Duty, a first-person shooter where he helps the game's hero battle against alien invaders. He later enters Sugar Rush, a kart racing game set on tracks made of candies, cookies and other sweets. There, Ralph meets Vanellope von Schweetz who has learned that her game is faced with a dire threat that could affect the entire arcade, and one that Ralph may have inadvertently started.
Release Date
2010-02-03
  • Rate : 7.5
  • Production Companies : Walt Disney Pictures, Walt Disney Animation Studios,
  • Director : Nathan Greno, Byron Howard, Rick Moore,
  • Stars : Mandy Moore,Zachary Levi,Donna Murphy,
  • When the kingdom's most wanted-and most charming-bandit Flynn Rider hides out in a mysterious tower, he's taken hostage by Rapunzel, a beautiful and feisty tower-bound teen with 70 feet of magical, golden hair. Flynn's curious captor, who's looking for her ticket out of the tower where she's been locked away for years, strikes a deal with the handsome thief and the unlikely duo sets off on an action-packed escapade, complete with a super-cop horse, an over-protective chameleon and a gruff gang of pub thugs.
Release Date
2002-06-21
  • Rate : 7.20
  • Production Companies : Walt Disney Pictures, Walt Disney Feature Animation,
  • Director : Peter J. Deluca,
  • Stars : Daveigh Chase,Chris Sanders,Tia Carrere,
  • A lonely Hawaiian girl named Lilo is being raised by her older sister, Nani, after their parents die -- under the watch of social worker Cobra Bubbles. When Lilo adopts a funny-looking dog and names him "Stitch," she doesn't realize her new best friend is a wacky alien created by mad scientist Dr. Jumba.
Release Date
2000-12-09
  • Rate : 7.30
  • Production Companies : Walt Disney Pictures, Walt Disney Feature Animation,
  • Director : Chung Sup Sup Yoon, Rick Moore,
  • Stars : David Spade,John Goodman,Eartha Kitt,
  • Kuzco is a self-centered emperor who summons Pacha from a village and to tell him that his home will be destroyed to make room for Kuzco's new summer home. Kuzco's advisor, Yzma, tries to poison Kuzco and accidentally turns him into a llama, who accidentally ends up in Pacha's village. Pacha offers to help Kuzco if he doesn't destroy his house, and so they form an unlikely partnership.
Release Date
1999-12-17
  • Rate : 7.10
  • Production Companies : Walt Disney Pictures, Walt Disney Television Animation, Richard Purdum Productions,
  • Director : James Algar, Gaëtan Brizzi, Eric Goldberg,
  • Stars : Steve Martin,Quincy Jones,Bette Midler,
  • An update of the original film with new interpretations of great works of classical music.
Release Date
2009-12-08
  • Rate : 6.80
  • Production Companies : Walt Disney Pictures, Walt Disney Animation Studios,
  • Director : Jennifer Yuan, Chung Sup Yoon, James P. Alles,
  • Stars : Anika Noni Rose,Bruno Campos,Keith David,
  • A waitress, desperate to fulfill her dreams as a restaurant owner, is set on a journey to turn a frog prince back into a human being, but she has to do face the same problem after she kisses him.
Release Date
2003-10-23
  • Rate : 7
  • Production Companies : Walt Disney Pictures, Walt Disney Feature Animation,
  • Director : Aaron Blaise, Robert Walker, George Villaflor,
  • Stars : Joaquin Phoenix,Sherry Lynn,Rick Moranis,
  • When a young Inuit hunter needlessly kills a bear, he is magically changed into a bear himself as punishment with a talkative cub being his only guide to changing back.
Release Date
2008-11-21
  • Rate : 6.30
  • Production Companies : Walt Disney Pictures, Walt Disney Animation Studios,
  • Director : Byron Howard, Merrick Rustia, Thomas Baker,
  • Stars : John Travolta,Miley Cyrus,Susie Essman,
  • Bolt is the star of the biggest show in Hollywood. The only problem is, he thinks the whole thing is real. When the super dog is accidentally shipped to New York City and separated from Penny, his beloved co-star and owner, Bolt springs into action to find his way home. Together with hilarious new sidekick Rhino, Bolt's #1 fan, and a street-smart cat named Mittens, Bolt sets off on an amazing journey where he discovers he doesn't need super powers to be a hero.
Release Date
1940-11-13
  • Rate : 7.30
  • Production Companies : Walt Disney Pictures,
  • Director : Samuel Armstrong, James Algar, William Roberts,
  • Stars : Leopold Stokowski,Deems Taylor,Walt Disney,
  • Fantasia is the adventurous 1940 experiment from Disney. The film sets Disney animated characters to classical music as Mickey Mouse uses his magic wand to set broomsticks dancing in one of the more famous elaborate scenes. The film was groundbreaking in its usage of animation and music and is still considered a masterpiece decades later.
Release Date
1998-06-18
  • Rate : 7.70
  • Production Companies : Walt Disney Pictures, Walt Disney Feature Animation,
  • Director : Tony Bancroft, Barry Cook, Peter J. Deluca,
  • Stars : Ming-Na Wen,Lea Salonga,June Foray,
  • A tomboyish girl disguises herself as a young man so she can fight with the Imperial Chinese Army against the invading Huns. With help from wise-cracking dragon Mushu, Mulan just might save her country -- and win the heart of handsome Captain Li Shang.
Release Date
1995-06-14
  • Rate : 6.80
  • Production Companies : Walt Disney Pictures, Walt Disney Feature Animation,
  • Director : Mike Gabriel, Eric Goldberg, Rick Moore,
  • Stars : Irene Bedard,Mel Gibson,David Ogden Stiers,
  • History comes gloriously to life in Disney's epic animated tale about love and adventure in the New World. Pocahontas is a Native American woman whose father has arranged for her to marry her village's best warrior. But a vision tells her change is coming, and soon she comes face to face with it in the form of Capt. John Smith.
Release Date
1950-03-04
  • Rate : 6.80
  • Production Companies : RKO Radio Pictures, Walt Disney Productions,
  • Director : Clyde Geronimi, Wilfred Jackson, Hamilton Luske,
  • Stars : Ilene Woods,Eleanor Audley,Verna Felton,
  • When Cinderella's cruel stepmother prevents her from attending the Royal Ball, she gets some unexpected help from the lovable mice Gus and Jaq, and from her Fairy Godmother.
Release Date
1940-02-23
  • Rate : 7
  • Production Companies : Walt Disney Productions,
  • Director : Hamilton Luske, Ben Sharpsteen,
  • Stars : Dickie Jones,Cliff Edwards,Christian Rub,
  • Der alte Gepetto wünscht sich nichts sehnlicher als einen kleinen Jungen. In einer wundervollen, sternklaren Nacht erfüllt eine gute Fee seinen Wunsch, indem sie die kleine Holzmarionette Pinocchio zum Leben erweckt. Trotz aller guten Vorsätze und der Warnungen der gewissenhaften Grille Jiminy zieht er voller Neugier und Abenteuerlust los, um die weite Welt zu erkunden. Eine aufregende Reise beginnt. Doch schon bald gerät Pinocchio von einem Schlamassel in den nächsten, bis er im Bauch eines riesigen Wals landet ...
Release Date
1989-11-17
  • Rate : 7.20
  • Production Companies : Walt Disney Pictures, Silver Screen Partners IV,
  • Director : Jennifer Yuan, Bill Perkins, Dan St. Pierre,
  • Stars : Rene Auberjonois,Christopher Daniel Barnes,Jodi Benson,
  • This colorful adventure tells the story of an impetuous mermaid princess named Ariel who falls in love with the very human Prince Eric and puts everything on the line for the chance to be with him. Memorable songs and characters -- including the villainous sea witch Ursula.
Release Date
1991-11-13
  • Rate : 7.60
  • Production Companies : Walt Disney Pictures, Walt Disney Feature Animation, Silver Screen Partners IV,
  • Director : Gary Trousdale, Kirk Wise, Rick Moore,
  • Stars : Paige O'Hara,Robby Benson,Richard White,
  • Follow the adventures of Belle, a bright young woman who finds herself in the castle of a prince who's been turned into a mysterious beast. With the help of the castle's enchanted staff, Belle soon learns the most important lesson of all -- that true beauty comes from within.
Release Date
1937-12-20
  • Rate : 6.90
  • Production Companies : RKO Radio Pictures, Inc., Walt Disney Productions,
  • Director : David Hand, Kendall O'Connor, John Hubley,
  • Stars : Stuart Buchanan,Adriana Caselotti,Eddie Collins,
  • A beautiful girl, Snow White, takes refuge in the forest in the house of seven dwarfs to hide from her stepmother, the wicked Queen. The Queen is jealous because she wants to be known as "the fairest in the land," and Snow White's beauty surpasses her own.
Release Date
1994-06-23
  • Rate : 8.10
  • Production Companies : Walt Disney Pictures, Walt Disney Feature Animation,
  • Director : Roger Allers, Rob Minkoff, Jennifer Yuan,
  • Stars : Jonathan Taylor Thomas,Matthew Broderick,James Earl Jones,
  • A young lion cub named Simba can't wait to be king. But his uncle craves the title for himself and will stop at nothing to get it.