Top 10 Surprisingly Good Animated Movies of the 21st Century


The Top Ten

1 The Lego Movie

This movie looked like a cash grab, but had charm and humour to make it great. - iliekpiez

This movie is so underrated animation is great and has a great storyline and is clever and humorous - kuledude

Good movie, good plot with a balanced amount of humour. - TheLordRutherfordOfNelson

I've never watched this. I heard how good it was, though. - TheFourthWorld

2 Kung Fu Panda

And how could you not know that this was considered good? People often cite this franchise as DreamWorks' greatest alongside the HTTYD franchise, and even better than the Shrek franchise (granted, the third and fourth Shrek films practically sucked so that should be zero surprise to anyone).

Words cannot describe how blown away I was by this movie! This movie is easily to the 2000s as what The Secret of NIMH was to the 1980s!

What a stupid title for a movie. Combined with that, it had bad advertising and yet turned out god damn hilarious. - iliekpiez

I didn't know that this was considered good.

3 Finding Dory

Much deeper than I thought it would be (no pun intended).

It seemed like this would suck. FN did not need a sequel but this somehow was good. - iliekpiez

4 Flushed Away

This is not a good concept. But turned out really good unexpectedly. - iliekpiez

5 Megamind

This movie was not advertised well and however, it flipped the - iliekpiez

6 101 Dalmatians II: Patch's London Adventure

A Disney sequel, which was surprisingly. Better than the original. It had the charm and added comedy to it. - iliekpiez

7 The Emperor's New Groove

David Spade is a llama. Come on. wow. However, it was good, nothing more, but good. - iliekpiez

8 Ice Age: The Meltdown

It seemed to me that Ice Age did not need a sequel but this movie was better. - iliekpiez

I thought this would suck. Boy, was I wrong. - AliciaMae

9 Over the Hedge

I love Over the Hedge! ❤️

10 The SpongeBob SquarePants Movie

The Contenders

11 The Incredibles 2 The Incredibles 2

I liked this one more than the first. - Solacress

12 Hotel Transylvania

Yes. This is a very good movie. Sandler is Dracula? Come on Sony but this is their best movie. - iliekpiez

13 The Emoji Movie
14 Kung Fu Panda 2
15 Surf's Up

Better than its atrocious sequel

This had surfing penguins. Need I say no more but then it had a documentary format and surprised me at how it worked in its favor. - iliekpiez

Eh no, this was suprisingly horrible I my opinion, too many disgusting jokes - darthvadern

16 Coco
17 Foodfight!

No, this is a terrible movie!

18 Care Bears: Big Wish Movie
19 My Little Pony: A Very Minty Christmas
20 ZhuZhu Pets: The Quest for Zhu
21 Candy Land: The Great Lollipop Adventure (2005)
22 The Incredibles
23 Finding Nemo
24 A Bug's Life
25 The Powerpuff Girls Movie
26 Kung Fu Panda 3
27 Cars
28 Charlotte's Web (2006)
29 Inside Out
30 Surf's Up 2: Wavemania
31 Monsters, Inc.
32 Strawberry Shortcake: The Sweet Dreams Movie
33 Cars 3

This film beats Don Jon and Wreck-It Ralph down good and hard. This film got succeeded. Don Jon and Wreck-It Ralph got failed.

34 Toy Story 2
35 Cloudy with a Chance of Meatballs

I loved this movie so much that I saw it in theaters twice.

36 Cloudy with a Chance of Meatballs 2
37 Shrek
38 Spirited Away

I love 3D anime shows!

39 Ponyo
40 Scary Godmother: Halloween Spooktacular
41 Scary Godmother: The Revenge of Jimmy
42 Casper's Haunted Christmas
43 A Very Wompkee Christmas
44 Inspector Gadget's Biggest Caper Ever
45 Miss Spider's Sunny Patch Kids (2003)
46 Care Bears: Journey to Joke-A-lot
47 Spookley the Square Pumpkin
48 Barbie in the Nutcracker
49 Pinocchio 3000
50 Popeye's Voyage: The Quest for Pappy
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Top Remixes (4)

1. The Lego Movie
2. Megamind
3. Flushed Away
1. Kung Fu Panda
2. Finding Dory
3. Hotel Transylvania
1. The Lego Movie
2. Kung Fu Panda
3. Finding Dory

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