The Animated Movie Recommendation: Best Animated Films Ever

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A scene from the movie "One Piece Film Z" from Japan. / Photo by: Bago Games via Flickr


Animated movies are those in which individual illustrations, paintings, or drawings are photographed in a stop-frame cinematography. Every frame slightly differs from the other, giving the movement illusion to every frame when presented in a rapid succession. In animated movies origins, the earliest cinema animation ever composed was of hand-drawn images, frame-by-frame. The animated movies origins are from static art that gives two-dimensional movement to the drawing.


The Popular Disney Animation

The Walt Disney Studios in Alameda, California USA. / Photo by: Coolcaesar via Wikimedia Commons


Walt Disney was a classic animator during the early days. He initially experimented combining the animated films and live-action films. Among the first films made by Walt Disney were created in his own animation studio called the Laugh-O-Gram. Gradually, Disney moved to various memorable characters, such as Mickey Mouse, Little Red Riding Hood, the Four Musicians of Bremen, and many others that led to the popular Disney animations.

Producing Memorable Movies from Top Animated Film Ranking

Mr. Incredible, the main character of the animated film, "The Incredibles". / Photo by: JD Hancock via Flickr


Among the top animated film ranking of all time are those whose characters are brightly colored and have abilities that most people wish to have. From the cartoon characters that have the most compelling stories, memorable movies were also produced. Some of these are The Incredibles and The Lion King.


What Makes the Best Adult Animation

Statues of "Lion King" characters young Simba, Timon, and Pumba in Disney World Orlando, Florida, USA. / Photo by: Jared via Flickr


There are varied answers as to what makes the best adult animations. One has to consider the animation style, characters, and the story. The Lion King, for instance, was an American animated musical film that was produced in 1994 by the Walt Disney Feature Animation. Since then, it has become one of the most beloved animations ever produced.


Animated Film Songs Loved by Adults

Sir Elton John, the singer behind the hit soundtrack "Can You Feel the Love Tonight" of Lion King. / Photo by: Richard Mushet via Flickr and Wikimedia Commons


The great thing about animated films is that the watcher also remembers the songs played in the film. Here is the list of the songs loved by adults, even in today’s generation:
-When You Wish Upon a Star (Pinocchio)
-A Whole New World (Aladdin)
-Beauty and the Beast (Beauty and the Beast)
-Can You Feel the Love Tonight (The Lion King)
-Part of Your World (The Little Mermaid)


Top Japanese Animated Movie Recommendations

A poster of the Japanese animated movie "Wolf Children" by Funimation. / Photo by: Bago Games via Flickr


If you are looking for the top Japanese animated movie recommendation, Your Name is on the list. It is a body-switching teen romance story between a high school boy and the high school girl. It became a 2016 box office hit that even goes far beyond such year. Another in the list is the Garden of Words. In this story, every time there is rain, the aspiring shoemaker student Takao sees the mysterious woman in the park. The story was beautifully animated that it evokes a nostalgic mood.

There is also the story of the Wolf Children. This story is about a single half-human mom and half-wolf children.

List of 2018 Animated Films

What would be the newest animated films in 2018? / Photo by: Getty Images


For the list of animated films scheduled in a 2018 release, one is the Batman: Gotham by Gaslight. It is an animated superhero film produced by Warner Bros. Then, another 2018 animated film is Catman, an upcoming  South Korean-Chinese romantic-fantasy film. Other list includes Hotel Transylvania 3: Summer Vacation, Isle of Dogs, Leo Da Vinci: Mission Mona Lisa, among others.