Worst Animated Dreamworks Movies

The Top Ten

1 Shark Tale

I pooed on shark tale and ate its fever dreams

I like to watch Shark Tale because it's my favorite.

When you really think about it, Will Smith Fish is basically an African-American fish version of Donald Trump.

Lazy - Thepassingzone

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2 Shrek Forever After

It has profanity in it.

This one sucked - RedTheGremlin

How dare you disrespect the almighty Shrek! Shrek is love, Shrek is life

I'll be honest. I think the fourth is way worse than the third one.

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3 Shrek the Third

This film is just not that interesting, but it can still count as humorous. And it's corny The new characters are not very funny, though. But Justin Timberlake (the voice of King Arthur) would be a great voice for Blinky (from Pac-Man World series).

Should Be Number 1

Boring and a lot of bad moves. Oh yeah, the villian is annoying.

Weird... - RedTheGremlin

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4 The Boss Baby

Stupid and proves that Dreamworks is having trouble coming up with new ideas. The parents are idiots, the animation is ugly, and worst of all my sisters are imitating the stupid siblings! I HATE THIS MOVIE! Also, in the movie (spoilers) there are really gross things like drool, naked babies, disgusting baby food, and even vomit in people's mouths. And in 2021 there's gonna be a sequel! GROAN! Oh, and another thing, it's so STUPID! Plus, it doesn't follow through with the plot. So...you have a talking baby trying to find out why puppies have more love than stinky, annoying, ugly babies, along with an over-imaginative kid who is quite the cringe-nugget. Well, soon the plot shifts and they are trying to save the baby from getting fired, and in the end it plays out well, also showing a pie chart with people loving babies more than puppies (HOW?! ). BUT it never showed you how they got more love than puppies! This movie is horrible, stupid, and gross. Do yourself a favor. Don't watch the ...more - RedTheGremlin

This and the Trolls Netflix cartoon are the worst things Dreamworks has ever done!

It was all a terrible dream thank god for that

What? I liked this... actually, just one scene. The rest didn't make sense. - HunterBoy

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5 Trolls

Poo - LuckyLeftist

Trolls are just meh.

OH MY GOSH THIS MOVIE SHOULD BE FIRST. 1. Sickeningly colorful. 2. Ugly characters. 3. Dumb plot. 4. Ruined good songs. 5. Nudeness is very gross. 6. Poppy is a Mary-Sue. The only good thing about this movie is that there is actually someone sensible. Branch, duh. Everyone/everything else SUCKS! Boy is this movie horrific. It's like it was written by a five year old, edited by a two year old and then directed by a cactus. - RedTheGremlin

It must have been animated by a three year old, edited by a monkey, written by a dog, and directed by a cactus. ENOUGH SAID.

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6 Bee Movie

At least the memes are funny - Thepassingzone

The only thing I like about this movie is because of that meme. Ya like jazz? - DumbFriesNub

Bee movie but every time it sucks it get's faster

This movie promoted bestiality

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7 Home

What? What is this is this crap on the list? The characters suck, the movie sucks, AND SO DOES THE FLIPPING NETFLIX SHOW! And hey, Home fans, shut up and stop talking how good this crap is, BECAUSE IT SUCKS!

This movie is the worst movie in the world. Please don't watch this movie. It's stupid and babyish. It's so bad, it's even worse Antz. And Antz is a pretty bad movie. Also, the Netflix show is horrendous. It's like the movie home but the creator flushed it down the toilet!

I actually liked this movie. It was unique, and while I hate outer space stuff this movie was rather enjoyable for me. Sure, it was stupid and I really don't know why I like it so much, but I do. - RedTheGremlin

I liked it, but there are some very annoying parts. - RedTheGremlin

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8 Turbo

I used to love this movie, haven't seen it in a long time but I think it's okay.

What Was DreamWorks Animation Thinking? A Garden Slug Voiced By Ryan Reynolds Gets Sucked By A Top-Mounted Engine Of A Chevrolet Camaro And Gets Fast Stock Car Powers?

I zoned out while watching this. Boring, ugly, and a ripoff of Cars. - RedTheGremlin

Yes, it was a ripoff of the Cars, the worst Pixar movie of all time. But are both movies hateable? No, I don't hate them. They have some fast, action-packed scenes. - The Ultimate Daredevil

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9 Antz

Bad CGI And poor story

Way to go Dreamworks, you managed to make a bland and stupid ripoff of Pixar's A Bug's Life

This came out a month before A Bugs Life. Dull CGI? it was 1998 you fool. Go and watch your precious Frozen movie.

First time I saw this I'm like yo what it's disturbing, the story was so poor and all.

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10 Madagascar: Escape 2 Africa

Ok, who put this on the list?! Who ever did, I will come to your house and I will kill you.

Typical. The sequel is always worse. - HunterBoy

The Contenders

11 Monsters vs. Aliens

Makes me feel sick to watch. Sometimes I like it, other times I hate it. The only things that bother me are that BOB is super annoying and that the people are hideous. Other than that, I really cannot say that the movie was all bad. - RedTheGremlin

This is a great movie *stares into distance* “ oh sorry I was
Just staring at this bird over there” -Bob Still very great movie watching it right now

This movie is very bad. Buf the T.V. show is even worse.

Wasnt sooo good

12 Kung Fu Panda

Ok this movie is good who ever thought that this movie sucks has issues

It shouldn't be on here

I agree, it was boring and unnecessary. I was sleeping through most of it, it was so boring! I hate it! It's another crappy Film!

It was boring and unnecessary

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13 Megamind

What is this doing at 12? It WAs FUNNY! - HunterBoy

Easily one of it's best. It isn't as good as Incredibles, but still, a really clever superhero parody from a different point of view.

I like it, it's very entertaining and funny, despite the ugly people. - RedTheGremlin

What do you mean it's pretty good, unlike Shark Tale, where Burger King had to make a penis-looking toy out of it. - TopTenHaters

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14 The Croods


This movie is very colorful and funny, and I especially love the beach scene. You should really check it out if you haven't seen it. - RedTheGremlin

That I have mixed opinions against. The voice acting is not what I have expected, but it is an okay film. The humor, though, is strong enough for this film to be anticipating.

I love this movie! Dawn of the Croods was horrible though, made me like this movie LESS! Oh Dreamworks, you're doing it again, running this into the ground like you're doing with How to Train Your Dragon!

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15 Mr. Peabody & Sherman

I don't know. I watched it and really enjoyed it. Especially the last part where the time just collapses was really fun.

I agree. I watched this a few years ago, and I enjoyed it. I think the animation and the story itself was pretty good. - PackFan2005

It was very boring after the Egypt scene. - RedTheGremlin

I wanted to see it, I saw it & was disappointed.

What. Where did this movie come from. How did it get made. Why. - mattstat716

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16 Over the Hedge

I was so confused at beginning! The story line is bland, the characters were aggravating, and the animation was hideous!

One of the worst movies I have ever laid my eyes on. I hope to never watch it again.

Good movie

I don't like this movie...

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17 Chicken Run

What idiot put this on here?!?!?

Why the hell would you put this movie on there?

What the hell! This movie is awesome!

Weirded me out, but it's actually funny and entertaining. Just a tidbit...disturbing maybe? - RedTheGremlin

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18 Shrek 2

Go back to year 2001.
I remember they would never make Shrek 2.
I mean come on the ending. That is not a sequel ending.
Sure it was cool to meet Fiona's parents but it was a parody fairytale ending.

The first Shrek was better

19 Madagascar 3: Europe's Most Wanted

This one was really bad. It was a major slap in the face to the first two. Talk about weird and stupid! The new characters were lame, and the villains were freaky. Do kids really want to see a bunch of dead animal heads staring at them? No. No, they don't. - RedTheGremlin

Madagascar 4 comes out in 2019

What?! This film was awesome!

They should have stopped at Madagascar 2. - darthvadern

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20 Spirit: Stallion of the Cimarron

Why is this on here?!?!?! It's great!

This movie is amazing! It's animation is beautiful, and the film itself is a very powerful testimony of a horse who eventually gained freedom. The only bad thing is that Spirit: Riding Free RUINED IT! I hate how Dreamworks makes a great movie, then turns around and produces a stupid, ugly, annoying, badly-animated T.V. show about it. Seriously?! - RedTheGremlin

I don't like this movie


21 Penguins of Madagascar

A very bland, boring, and slightly stereotypical movie. Bad jokes, and now my sisters call Fritos "Cheesy Dibbles." Stupid. - RedTheGremlin

Its one of the best movies

Stop putting good movies on this list or I'll kill you

The jokes are very bland. Same with the scipt.

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22 The Road to El Dorado

What?! I really liked this movie! - pokemonrater

This movie was really bad

23 The Prince of Egypt

I like how it's Biblical, because I hate movies that aren't Christian, but it really doesn't give all the right details. It can be slightly misleading but I really love this movie! - RedTheGremlin

If this was intensional... super size me. - HunterBoy

Who put this here this movie is great

This movie isn't bad in itself, but it strays from the Bible story too much. The Bible clearly states that any re-telling of the Bible is strictly immoral and all who do it will be punished. - Patty_C

24 Captain Underpants

just dumb

The dumbest movie ever. Where to begin here? 1. Annoying characters. Ex. "Oh no, Krupp's changing classes...IT'S THE END OF THE WORLD! WE CAN'T BE FRIENDS ANYMORE! " Really? How dumb! 2. The characters are idiots. They think that everything is funny and they are just really stupid. 3. Annoying villains/heroes. So...what? You snap your fingers and BAM he's a superhero! That's dumb. Plus, the hero is annoying and the villain is just plain sad. 4. Too many bathroom jokes! It's like every time I start to enjoy it, this obnoxious movie hits the audience with another bathroom joke! And at the end, a giant evil toilet tries to stop kids from laughing, and then there's a rampage of evil toilets? This has got to be worse than Trolls. - RedTheGremlin

Why's this on the list

Hey, the book series was my childhood, and yet you are hating my childhood in a movie. :(

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25 Shrek

This Movie was Amazing

Shrek 1 is trash and very unoriginal

Shrek is an awful film and people love it to the point where they think it is an anime when it's not?! it's not an anime. it's a CARTOON! this movie sucked and was so unoriginal. I hate it.

Shrek is such an awful people are loving this movie and I respect their opinion but I really think this movie is very dumb.

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26 Flushed Away

What Was Aardman Thinking?! Hugh Jackman Playing A Mouse With James Bond Suit?!

This movie is the definition of underrated, like Aardman. Sure, there is brief moments of childish insults, but this movie is actually a great, action-packed combination. So I give it a 9/10.

I actually really liked this film. - mattstat716

You know what, I’d say I really liked this film. The fact that they strayed from toilet humor, while the movie’s plot is based on being flushed down a toilet is phenomenal. I actually laughed at some of the jokes in this movie, and the story made sense. - PackFan2005

27 Madagascar

Because I don't like this movie it SUCKS.


28 Ratchet & Clank

This movie was Rainmaker, not Dreamworks

If I'm right, this isn't made by dreamworks right? Am I mm right?

This movie wasn't the best

29 How to Train Your Dragon 2

I fell asleep watching this movie. Nowhere near as good as the first. What boring overrated garbage!

What retard put this on here? Its just as good as the first.

The first one is great, but in this one it's too boring, plus the main character turned ugly when he grew up. - RedTheGremlin

The worst Dreamworks movie ever. Passes even the Boss Baby in mediocrity.

30 The Emoji Movie

This is not dreamworks its sony

Not DreamWorks but still trash

31 Monsters vs Aliens: Mutant Pumpkins from Outer Space

I never heard of this. Maybe cause is SUCKS - HunterBoy

32 Kung Fu Panda 3

This didn't need to exist.

Hey, Hey, Hey! I'm milking the last two movies! Seriously. The first movie was a classic, the second was one of the best, almost like How To Train your Dragon. The T.V. show was pretty good, even the spin-offs served purpose to the extended plot over the 2 movies and T.V. show. Kung Fu Panda 3 didn't have to exist. They could have just ended it with kung fu panda 2 and continued the T.V. series with a steven universe evolution where it started generic and it developed a plot over time. Nope! this movie had to exist didn't it? I'm not saying the premise was bad, but... If they handled it better, it would still be milking it, but at least it would still be a good movie. It could've been star wars, but was karate instead.

33 Joseph: King of Dreams

This shouldn't be here. Don't hate on Biblical movies, God should always win. - RedTheGremlin

Ok let’s be honest, Prince of Egypt should be last instead of Joseph King of Dreams. Prince of Egypt it’s music, visuals, plot, and dialogue are amazing, and this film is just mediocre. Joseph King of Dreams does not deserve this spot.

34 Free Birds

This is not DreamWorks... but it is stupid and boring.

35 Sinbad: Legend of the Seven Seas

It was that bad? I enjoyed it because it was funny. - RedTheGremlin

This movie was a horrible rip-off of Disney’s Treasure Planet. The sidekicks were like the same ones but it did horrible in the box office.

36 Puss in Boots

I don't want a spin-off from the worst Shrek character of all time.

37 How to Train Your Dragon: The Hidden World

The plot is forced, and it has a generic "Happily ever after" ending where Hiccup releases his dragon because "he's not good enough for him". Also, Toothless' offspring at the end is ugly.

Proof that Dreamworks is running out of ideas and steam. T.V. Tropes called. They want their plots and tropes back.

38 Call of Duty: Ghosts

This movie sucked so much that I call it Call of Duty ghosts


39 Rise of the Guardians

Boring and ugly. - RedTheGremlin

40 Kung Fu Panda 2
41 How to Train Your Dragon

WHAT?!?!? - MonkeeJuice

42 The King and I
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