Best Animated Disney Movies EVER

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Let’s start with the Honorable Mentions: 
Mulan - June 19, 1998
The Fox and the Hound - July 10, 1981
Robin Hood - November 8, 1973
Peter Pan - February 5, 1953
Lady and the Tramp - June 22, 1955
Sleeping Beauty - January 29, 1959
Bambi - August 13, 1942

The List

10. #50 – Tangled - November 24, 2010

Based on: "Rapunzel" (German fairy tale, 1812) by Brothers Grimm

9. #4 – Dumbo - October 23, 1941

Based on: Dumbo, the Flying Elephant (American Roll-A-Book, 1939) by Helen Aberson

 

 

 

8. #2 – Pinocchio - February 7, 1940

Based on: The Adventures of Pinocchio (Italian novel, 1883) by Carlo Collodi

 

 

 

7. #19  - The Jungle Book - October 18, 1967

Inspired by: The Jungle Book and The Second Jungle Book (British stories, 1894–95) by Rudyard Kipling

Theatrical short: Scrooge McDuck and Money

 

 

 

 

 

 

 

6. #13 - Alice in Wonderland - July 26, 1951

Based on: Alice's Adventures in Wonderland and Through the Looking-Glass (British novels, 1865–71) by Lewis Carroll
5. #30 - Beauty and the Beast - November 22, 1991

Based on: "Beauty and the Beast" (French fairy tale, 1756) by Jeanne-Marie Le Prince de Beaumont

 

 

 

Live Action with Animation

Song of the South - November 12, 1946 - Walt Disney Productions
Mary Poppins - August 27, 1964 - Walt Disney Productions
Bedknobs and Broomsticks - October 7, 1971 - Walt Disney Productions
Disney's Pete's Dragon - November 3, 1977 - Walt Disney Productions
Disney's Who Framed Roger Rabbit - June 22, 1988 - Touchstone Pictures

The List Continued
4. #53 – Frozen - November 27, 2013

Inspired by: The Snow Queen (Danish fairy tale, 1845) by Hans Christian Andersen

Theatrical short: Get a Horse!

 

 

3. #31 – Aladdin - November 25, 1992

Based on: "Aladdin" (Arabian fairy tale)

 

 

 

2. #28 - The Little Mermaid - November 17, 1989

Based on: "The Little Mermaid" (Danish fairy tale, 1837) by Hans Christian Andersen

 

 

 

Most influential Films in Disney History
Disney's Snow White and the Seven DwarfsDecember 21, 1937
Disney's The Little Mermaid - November 17, 1989
Disney's The Princess and the Frog - December 11, 2009
Disney's The Rescuers Down Under - November 16, 1990

The Number One Disney Animated Movie of All Time

1. #32 - The Lion King - June 24, 1994

Inspired by: Hamlet (British play, 1601) by William Shakespeare

 

 

 

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Evelyn on 16 Mar, 2014

You should put the link to the Audible thing in the show notes, sir.

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