Top 10 Disney Movies (Animated Movies) Of All Time

No childhood is complete without a Disney movie. All of us adore at least one Disney movie even today, don’t we? From their initial release to their recent classic animated movies, they have been constantly rendering their audiences with cheery stories.

Top 10 Disney Movies(Animated)

If you too have been a longtime fan of the Disney franchise, then this article is right for you as you’re going to get acquainted with the flashes of some of the great Disney movies ever.

So grab a seat and get ready for a vibrant ride in Disney world as down below are listed the top 10 Disney movies of all time.

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10. Sleeping Beauty (1959)

 IMDb: 7.2/10

Top 10 Disney Movies(Animated)

The storyline and characters of Sleeping Beauty are simply a masterpiece of animation, that even after years of its release, no movie has matched the level of graphic elegance since then. The movie follows the story of a young girl, Aurora who is cast under a spell upon birth, eventually under disparate circumstances is sentenced to sleep for 100 years that can only be broken by the power of a prince’s kiss.

9. Alice in Wonderland (1951)

 IMDb: 7.4/10

Top 10 Disney Movies(Animated)

Based on the writings of the Reverend Charles Dodson, Alice in Wonderland is a classic work of animation with appealing themes that holds great value to the movie. The story here is of a little girl who falls through a rabbit hole and faces increasing challenges while growing up in an extraordinary world. Her story of overcoming difficulties on her way back to the world where she actually belonged has accounted for a representation of a classic movie of all time. 

8. Aladdin (1992)

 IMDb: 8/10

Top 10 Disney Movies(Animated)

Same as its storyline, Aladdin is a work of magic where all the characters are true to their style. We all have developed a love for the Genie who emerges from the lamp. Aladdin definitely incorporates a story that we all adore even now. The study revolves around how people play their roles significantly in aiding Aladdin to meet the beautiful princess.

7. Tangled (2010)

 IMDb: 7.7/10

Top 10 Disney Movies(Animated)

Tangled revolves around a beautiful princess, Rapunzel, who is trapped in her tower by an evil maternal figure and that she hasn’t gone out in 18 years. She then meets a sassy, overconfident, emotionally repressed man who turns out to be a perfect match for her seeing how her character is depicted in the movie. Rapunzel’s curiosity to understand the world and her exceptional capabilities definitely adds to her personality and makes the movie enticing even today. 

6. Snow White and the Seven Dwarfs (1937)

 IMDb: 7.6/10

Top 10 Disney Movies(Animated)

This one was definitely among Disney’s greatest film achievements. Based on the popular fairy tale by the Brothers Grimm, this movie is about a girl Snow White who when was realized to be the fairest in the land is enlisted to murder by his own stepmother. During her escape, she discovers a cottage inhabited by seven eccentric dwarves who end up guarding her until a prince re-establishes her life with a kiss. 

5. Cinderella (1950)

 IMDb: 7.3/10

Top 10 Disney Movies(Animated)

Cinderella is undoubtedly the most beloved fairytale and is also the holder of several awards. It’s a beautiful story of how Cinderella, while muddling through her life, finally ends up with a prince who actually deserves her. This inspiring story of a beautiful princess who made the best out of every situation is certainly one of the best Disney movies till date. 

4. Beauty and the Beast (1991)

 IMDb: 8/10

Top 10 Disney Movies(Animated)

Belle who lives in a small French town invariably deflects the affections of Gaston. The story takes a twist when Maurice, Belle’s father, ends up taking a wrong turn in the woods where Belle meets the Beast. The beast used to be a prince and was spelled due to his inability to love. She then discovers the reason behind the beasts’ suffering. This heartfelt movie is an instant mood and is still a magical film.

3. Frozen (2013)

 IMDb: 7.4/10

Top 10 Disney Movies(Animated)

Frozen, a story that revolves around Anna and her sister Elsa takes you on a spectacular adventure. Anna decides to find her sister Elsa who isolated herself in order to free the kingdom of Arendelle from the state of eternal winter. Her endless emotions lead up to causing the endless winter in the kingdom. She decides to completely suppress herself when she battles with the memory of nearly killing Anna.

2. The Jungle Book (1967)

 IMDb: 7.6/10

Set in the Indian jungle, The Jungle Book revolves around the story of Mowgli, a boy who is raised by wolves. He is taken to a village nearby to keep him safe from a cruel tiger named Sher Khan. On his journey, Mowgli meets a lot of fascinating animal characters along his way to the village. His presence is then heard by Sher Khan who then decides to kill him.

Honorable Mentions

Here are some of the best animated Disney movies that are worth watching but couldn’t make it to our top 10 list:

  • Zootopia (2016) (IMDb: 8/10)
  • The Many Adventures of Winnie the Pooh (1977) (IMDb: 7.6/10)
  • Pinocchio (1940) (IMDb: 7.4/10)
  • Dumbo (1941) (IMDb: 7.2/10)
  • Moana (2016) (IMDb: 7.6/10)

1. The Lion King (1994)

 IMDb: 8.5/10

Top 10 Disney Movies(Animated)

The Lion King is definitely Disney’s ultimate animated movie is on the top of our list. The story comes into action when the lion cub Simba is born as the heir to the throne and that he would ultimately become the king of the pride lands. His father Mufasa gets killed by Scar who then blames Simba for the death which makes him flee into a desert. On his way, he meets Timon and Pumbaa with whom he spends all of his time with until the moment he meets Nala who happens to be his childhood friend.


What is the most expensive Disney film ever made?

Tangled whose budget was said to be $260 Million is considered to be the most expensive Disney film ever.

What is the number 1 Disney movie?

The Lion King is said to be the number 1 Disney movie of all time. 

What were the first 5 Disney movies?

Snow White and the Seven Dwarfs (1937), Pinocchio (1940), Fantasia (1940), The Reluctant Dragon (1941), and Dumbo (1941) were the first 5 Disney movies.


So this was all about Top 10 disney movies, hope you’ve your favorite movie on the list. These were the movies that made our childhood more thrilling. They allowed us to imagine ourselves in different fascinating worlds, even today they appear to be as classic as they were back then.

Which among the listed Disney movies is your favorite? Which movie made your childhood magical? Are you aware of any other movies that you think might have added to the list? Let us know in the comment section below.