Top Animated Movies

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The Nightmare Before Christmas (1993)
Jack Skellington, king of Halloweentown, discovers Christmas Town, but doesn't quite understand the concept. (76 mins.)
Director: Henry Selick
Stars: Danny Elfman, Chris Sarandon, Catherine O'Hara, William Hickey

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The Adventures of Prince Achmed (1926)
A handsome prince rides a flying horse to far-away lands and embarks on magical adventures, which include befriending a witch, meeting Aladdin, battling demons and falling in love with a princess. (81 mins.)
Director: Lotte Reiniger
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The Story of the Fox (1930)
In the kingdom of animals, Master Fox is used to trick and fool everyone. So the King, the Lion, receives more and more complaints about him... (65 mins.)
Director: Irene Starewicz, Wladyslaw Starewicz
Stars: Claude Dauphin, Romain Bouquet, Sylvain Itkine, Léon Larive
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The New Gulliver (1935)
(75 mins.)
Director: Aleksandr Ptushko, A. Vanichkin
Stars: K. Konstantinov, Ivan Yudin, Shaolin Santiago

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The Seven Ravens (1937)
(53 mins.)
Director: Ferdinand Diehl
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Snow White and the Seven Dwarfs (1937)
Snow White, pursued by a jealous queen, hides with the Dwarfs; the queen feeds her a poison apple, but Prince Charming awakens her with a kiss. (83 mins.)
Director: William Cottrell, David Hand
Stars: Adriana Caselotti, Harry Stockwell, Lucille La Verne, Roy Atwell
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Pinocchio (1940)
A living puppet, with the help of a cricket as his conscience, must prove himself worthy to become a real boy. (88 mins.)
Director: Norman Ferguson, T. Hee
Stars: Dickie Jones, Christian Rub, Mel Blanc, Don Brodie

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Fantasia (1940)
A collection of animated interpretations of great works of Western classical music. (125 mins.)
Director: Norm Ferguson
Stars: Leopold Stokowski, Deems Taylor, Corey Burton, Walt Disney

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Dumbo (1941)
Ridiculed because of his enormous ears, a young circus elephant is assisted by a mouse to achieve his full potential. (64 mins.)
Director: Sam Armstrong, Norman Ferguson
Stars: Sterling Holloway, Edward Brophy, James Baskett, Herman Bing

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Mr. Bug Goes to Town (1941)
The happy tranquility of Buggsville is shattered when the populace learns that a colossal skyscraper is to be built over their tiny town. (78 mins.)
Director: Dave Fleischer
Stars: Kenny Gardner, Gwen Williams, Jack Mercer, Tedd Pierce

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The Reluctant Dragon (1941)
Humorist Robert Benchley learns about the animation process at Walt Disney Studios while trying to find the great man himself to pitch him the idea of making a cartoon about a shy dragon. (74 mins.)
Director: Alfred L. Werker, Hamilton Luske
Stars: Robert Benchley, Frances Gifford, Buddy Pepper, Nana Bryant
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Bambi (1942)
The story of a young deer growing up in the forest after his mother is shot by hunters. (70 mins.)
Director: James Algar, Sam Armstrong
Stars: Hardie Albright, Stan Alexander, Bobette Audrey, Peter Behn
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Song of the South (1946)
The kindhearted storyteller Uncle Remus tells a young boy stories about trickster Br'er Rabbit, who outwits Br'er Fox and slow-witted Br'er Bear. (94 mins.)
Director: Harve Foster, Wilfred Jackson
Stars: Ruth Warrick, Bobby Driscoll, James Baskett, Luana Patten

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Spalicek (1947)
Director: Jirí Trnka

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The Emperor's Nightingale (1949)
(72 mins.)
Director: Jirí Trnka, Milos Makovec
Stars: Helena Patockova, Jaromir Sobotoa, Detsky pevecky sbor Jana Kuhna, Boris Karloff

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The Adventures of Ichabod and Mr. Toad (1949)
Two animated adaptions of "The Legend of Sleepy Hollow" and "The Wind in the Willows." (68 mins.)
Director: James Algar, Clyde Geronimi
Stars: Bing Crosby, Basil Rathbone, Eric Blore, John McLeish

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Cinderella (1950)
When Cinderella's cruel stepmother prevents her from attending the Royal Ball, she gets some unexpected help from the lovable mice Gus and Jaq, and from her Fairy Godmother. (74 mins.)
Director: Clyde Geronimi, Wilfred Jackson
Stars: Ilene Woods, James MacDonald, Eleanor Audley, Verna Felton

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Bajaja (1950)
Bayaya, a young peasant, protected by the spirit of his dead mother, arrives at the castle of the King... (87 mins.)
Director: Jirí Trnka
Stars: Detsky pevecky sbor Jana Kuhna

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Alice in Wonderland (1951)
Alice stumbles into the world of Wonderland. Will she get home? Not if the Queen of Hearts has her way. (75 mins.)
Director: Clyde Geronimi, Wilfred Jackson
Stars: Kathryn Beaumont, Ed Wynn, Richard Haydn, Sterling Holloway

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Peter Pan (1953)
Wendy and her brothers are whisked away to the magical world of Neverland with the hero of their stories, Peter Pan. (77 mins.)
Director: Clyde Geronimi, Wilfred Jackson
Stars: Bobby Driscoll, Kathryn Beaumont, Hans Conried, Bill Thompson

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Animal Farm (1954)
A successful farmyard revolution by the resident animals vs. the farmer goes horribly wrong when corrupt pigs hijack it for their personal gain. (72 mins.)
Director: Joy Batchelor, John Halas
Stars: Gordon Heath, Maurice Denham
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Cesta do praveku (1955)
For Czech version: Youngest of four boys one day finds a fossil of trilobite. So his older friend take him on journey through prehistory, up to beginning of time, to see real live trilobites.(93 mins.)
Director: Karel Zeman, Fred Ladd
Stars: Vladimír Bejval, Petr Herrman, Zdenek Hustak, Josef Lukás

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Lady and the Tramp (1955)
The romantic tale of a sheltered uptown Cocker Spaniel dog and a streetwise downtown Mutt. (76 mins.)
Director: Clyde Geronimi, Wilfred Jackson
Stars: Barbara Luddy, Larry Roberts, Peggy Lee, Bill Thompson

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The Twelve Months (1956)
(55 mins.)
Director: I. Ivanov-Vano, M. Botov
Stars: Erast Garin

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The Snow Queen (1957)
When the Snow Queen, a lonely and powerful fairy, kidnaps the human boy Kay, his best friend Gerda must overcome many obstacles on her journey to rescue him.. (55 mins.)
Director: L. Atamanov
Stars: Vladimir Gribkov, Yanina Zhejmo, Anna Komolova, Mariya Babanova
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The Fabulous World of Jules Verne (1958)
An evil millionaire named Artigas plans to use a super-explosive device to conquer the world from his headquarters inside an enormous volcano. (83 mins.)
Director: Karel Zeman
Stars: Lubor Tokos, Arnost Navrátil, Miroslav Holub, Frantisek Slégr

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Sleeping Beauty (1959)
A snubbed malevolent fairy casts a curse on a princess that only a prince can break, with the help of three good fairies. (75 mins.)
Director: Clyde Geronimi
Stars: Mary Costa, Bill Shirley, Eleanor Audley, Verna Felton

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Magic Boy (1959)
A young Japanese boy climbs a mountain in search of a magic wizard. The youth finds the wizard, and is tutored by him... (83 mins.)
Director: Akira Daikuhara, Taiji Yabushita
Stars: Katsuo Nakamura, Hiroko Sakuramachi, Teruo Miyazaki, Tomoko Matsushima

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A Midsummer Night's Dream (1959)
(76 mins.)
Director: Jirí Trnka
Stars: Joss Ackland, Ann Bell, Richard Burton, Tom Criddle

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101 Dalmatians (1961)
When a litter of dalmatian puppies are abducted by the minions of Cruella De Vil, the parents must find them before she uses them for a diabolical fashion statement. (79 mins.)
Director: Clyde Geronimi, Hamilton S. Luske
Stars: Rod Taylor, Betty Lou Gerson, J. Pat O'Malley, Martha Wentworth

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Baron Prásil (1962)
The outrageous Baron Munchausen tells of his many adventures, from meeting the Man in the Moon to defeating a Turkish army all by himself. (83 mins.)
Director: Karel Zeman
Stars: Milos Kopecký, Rudolf Jelínek, Jana Brejchová, Karel Höger

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Little Prince and the Eight Headed Dragon (1963)
Prince Susano's mother dies; when his father tells him she has gone to another place, he sets off in search of her... (86 mins.)
Director: Yûgo Serikawa
Stars: Morio Kazama, Yukiko Okada, Chiharu Kuri, Hideo Kinoshita

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The Sword in the Stone (1963)
The wizard Merlin teaches a young boy who is destined to be King Arthur. (79 mins.)
Director: Wolfgang Reitherman
Stars: Rickie Sorensen, Sebastian Cabot, Karl Swenson, Junius Matthews

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Dikie lebedi (1963)
When a witch transforms her brothers into swans, a young princess must find a way to change them back.
Director: Vera Tsekhanovskaya, Mikhail Tsekhanovsky

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The Monkey King (1965)
(84 mins.)
Director: Wan Laiming
Stars: Hans Alfredson, Ke Bi

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West and soda (1965)
(86 mins.)
Director: Bruno Bozzetto

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The Jungle Book (1967)
Bagheera the Panther and Baloo the Bear have a difficult time trying to convince a boy to leave the jungle for human civilization. (78 mins.)
Director: Wolfgang Reitherman
Stars: Phil Harris, Sebastian Cabot, Louis Prima, Bruce Reitherman

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Ukradená vzducholod (1967)
(90 mins.)
Director: Karel Zeman
Stars: Hanus Bor, Jan Cizek, Jan Malát, Michal Pospísil

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Shônen Jakku to Mahô-tsukai (1967)
Jack goes for a ride with his animal friends--a bear, a fox and a puppy. He meets a girl who takes them by helicopter to the castle of a witch who turns children into devils. (80 mins.)
Director: Taiji Yabushita
Stars: Meiko Nakamura, Chiharu Kuri, Tetsuko Kuroyanagi, Kazuo Kumakura

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Yellow Submarine (1968)
The Beatles agree to accompany Captain Fred in his Yellow Submarine and go to Pepperland to free it from the music hating Blue Meanies. (90 mins.)
Director: George Dunning
Stars: The Beatles, Paul Angelis, John Clive, Dick Emery

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The SuperVips (1968)
(79 mins.)
Director: Bruno Bozzetto
Stars: Fiorella Betti, Micaela Esdra, Oreste Lionello, Pino Locchi

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Puss in Boots (1969)
(80 mins.)
Director: Kimio Yabuki
Stars: Susumu Ishikawa, Toshiko Fujita, Rumi Sakakibara, Asao Koike

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One Thousand and One Nights (1969)
(128 mins.)
Director: Eiichi Yamamoto
Stars: Hiroshi Akutagawa, Yukio Aoshima, Shûsaku Endô, Isao Hashizume

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Ere erera baleibu icik subua aruaren (1970)
(75 mins.)
Director: José Antonio Sistiaga

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Dobutsu takarajima (1971)
Two kids, Jim and Katy, finds an old map of an island where a pirate's treasure is hidden. They set... (78 mins.)
Director: Hiroshi Ikeda
Stars: Minori Matsushima, Fusako Amachi, Asao Koike, Kôsei Tomita

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The Point (1971 TV Movie)
An animated story of an unusual kingdom in which everything and everybody is pointed - except for a young boy named Oblio... (74 mins.)
Director: Fred Wolf
Stars: Ringo Starr, Dustin Hoffman, Paul Frees, Lennie Weinrib

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Snoopy Come Home (1972)
Snoopy travels to see his sick former owner and then feels obliged to return to her permanently. (81 mins.)
Director: Bill Melendez
Stars: Chad Webber, Robin Kohn, Stephen Shea, David Carey

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Fantastic Planet (1973)
Slaves and masters dominate the narrative of the faraway world of Ygam. Set around the lifespan of Ter... (72 mins.)
Director: René Laloux
Stars: Barry Bostwick, Jennifer Drake, Eric Baugin, Jean Topart

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Adventures of Mowgli (1973)
See Mowgli now! Mowgli will inspire young, artistic and musically minded audiences everywhere with it's original score, fantastic animal costumes, and lively ballet...and of course, the incomparably inspiring Alexander Prior. (90 mins.)
Director: R. Davidov
Stars: Stepan Bubnov, Lyudmila Kasatkina, Yuriy Khrzhanovskiy, Lev Lyubetskiy
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Robin Hood (1973)
The story of the legendary outlaw is portrayed with the characters as humanoid animals. (83 mins.)
Director: Wolfgang Reitherman
Stars: Brian Bedford, Phil Harris, Roger Miller, Peter Ustinov
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Johnny Corncob (1973)
(74 mins.)
Director: Marcell Jankovics
Stars: György Cserhalmi, Anikó Nagy, Erzsi Pártos, Antal Farkas

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Belladonna of Sadness (1973)
(93 mins.)
Director: Eiichi Yamamoto
Stars: Tatsuya Nakadai, Katsuyuki Itô, Aiko Nagayama, Shigako Shimegi

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Jack and the Beanstalk (1974)
When Jack climbs the beanstalk, he finds himself at a creepy castle in the Land of the Clouds, with a beautiful princess... (93 mins.)
Director: Gisaburo Sugii
Stars: Jack Grimes, Corinne Orr, Billie Lou Watt

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Everybody Rides the Carousel (1975)
(72 mins.)
Director: John Hubley
Stars: Alvin Epstein, Judith Coburn, Ray Hubley, Lou Jacobi

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The Humpbacked Horse (1975)
(73 mins.)
Director: I. Ivanov-Vano, B. Butakov
Stars: Aleksei Gribov, Mariya Vinogradova, Georgiy Vitsin, Vera Yenyutina

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The Pinchcliffe Grand Prix (1975)
Reodor Felgen decides that he will enter a car race to defeat his former friend who has stolen his plans for a car. (88 mins.)
Director: Ivo Caprino
Stars: Wenche Foss, Per Theodor Haugen, Harald Heide-Steen Jr., Leif Juster

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The Little Mermaid (1975)
(68 mins.)
Director: Tomoharu Katsumata, Tim Reid
Stars: Fumie Kashiyama, Mariko Miyagi, Tarô Shigaki, Hideki Shibata

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Allegro non troppo (1976)
An enthusiastic filmmaker thinks he's come up with a totally original idea: animation set to classical music... (85 mins.)
Director: Bruno Bozzetto
Stars: Maurizio Nichetti, Maurizio Micheli, Marialuisa Giovannini, Néstor Garay

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The Wild Swans (1977)
A young girl must spend six years making sweatshirts out of poison ivy in order to save her six brothers which have been turned into swans by an evil sorceress. (62 mins.)
Director: Yuji Endo, Nobutaka Nishizawa
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The Twelve Tasks of Asterix (1976)
The Gauls have the chance to become the new masters of the Roman empire if they can solve twelve tasks set by Julius Cesar.(82 mins.)
Director: René Goscinny, Henri Gruel
Stars: Roger Carel, Jacques Morel, Pierre Tornade, Henri Labussière
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The Mouse and His Child (1977)
Adaptation of Russell Hoban's novel about two mechanical toy mice, and their quest to become "self-winding". (83 mins.)
Director: Charles Swenson, Fred Wolf
Stars: Peter Ustinov, Cloris Leachman, Sally Kellerman, Andy Devine

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Lúdas Matyi (1977)
(75 mins.)
Director: Attila Dargay
Stars: András Kern, Péter Geszti, László Csákányi, Gábor Agárdi

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The Many Adventures of Winnie the Pooh (1977)
A collection of animated shorts based on the stories and characters by A. A. Milne. (74 mins.)
Director: John Lounsbery, Wolfgang Reitherman
Stars: Sebastian Cabot, Junius Matthews, Barbara Luddy, Howard Morris

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Krabat: The Sorcerer's Apprentice (1978)
(73 mins.)
Director: Karel Zeman
Stars: Ludek Munzar, Jaroslav Moucka, Christian Brückner, Friedrich Schütter
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Watership Down (1978)
A group of rabbits flee their doomed warren and face many dangers to find and protect their new home. (101 mins.)
Director: Martin Rosen
Stars: John Hurt, Richard Briers, Ralph Richardson, Michael Graham Cox
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Galaxy Express 999: The Signature Edition (1979)
The adventures of a brave young boy who travels from planet to planet in a determined quest to avenge his mother's death.(128 mins.)
Director: Rintaro
Stars: Masako Nozawa, Masako Ikeda, Yôko Asagami, Miyoko Asô
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Nezha Conquers the Dragon King (1979)
(105 mins.)
Director: Yan Ding Xian, Shuchen Wang
Stars: Ke Bi, Banjô Ginga, Daisuke Gôri, Junko Hori
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Taro the Dragon Boy (1979)
(75 mins.)
Director: Kirirô Urayama, Peter Fernandez
Stars: Kazuo Kitamura, Sayuri Yoshinaga, Jun'ya Katô, Kirin Kiki
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Lupin the Third: The Castle of Cagliostro (1979)
A flamboyant thief and his gang struggle to free a princess from an evil count's clutches and to learn the hidden secret to a fabulous treasure that she holds part of a key to. (110 mins.)
Director: Hayao Miyazaki
Stars: Yasuo Yamada, Eiko Masuyama, Kiyoshi Kobayashi, Makio Inoue
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The Bugs Bunny/Road-Runner Movie (1979)
Bugs Bunny reflects on his past cartoon exploits. (98 mins.)
Director: Chuck Jones, Phil Monroe
Stars: Mel Blanc, Arthur Q. Bryan, Paul Julian, Nicolai Shutorov

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The King and the Mockingbird (1980)
(83 mins.)
Director: Paul Grimault
Stars: Jean Martin, Pascal Mazzotti, Raymond Bussières, Agnès Viala

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Twelve Months (1980)
A young girl meets the Spirits of the Twelve Months when she is sent out during a winter snowstorm to collect galanthus, a flower that blooms in April. (65 mins.)
Director: Kimio Yabuki
Stars: Earl Hammond, Shinobu Ôtake, Ai Kanzaki, Joan Shepard

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Kidô senshi Gandamu (1981)
A teenage boy must fight in an interplanetary war as the only available pilot to a revolutionary new giant battle robot. (137 mins.)
Director: Ryôji Fujiwara, Yoshiyuki Tomino
Stars: Tôru Furuya, Hirotaka Suzuoki, Shôzô Iizuka, Toshio Furukawa
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The Little Fox (1981)
Famous, great hunters, better stay away, here comes Vuk! (They say he is cunning as a fox!) (79 mins.)
Director: Attila Dargay
Stars: Judit Pogány, József Gyabronka, Teri Földi, Gyula Szabó

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Fehérlófia (1981)
(81 mins.)
Director: Marcell Jankovics
Stars: György Cserhalmi, Vera Pap, Gyula Szabó, Mari Szemes

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The Fox and the Hound (1981)
Two childhood animal friends find themselves forced to become enemies. (83 mins.)
Director: Ted Berman, Richard Rich
Stars: Mickey Rooney, Kurt Russell, Pearl Bailey, Jack Albertson
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Heavy Metal (1981)
A glowing orb terrorizes a young girl with a collection of stories of dark fantasy, eroticism and horror. (86 mins.)
Director: Gerald Potterton
Stars: Richard Romanus, John Candy, Joe Flaherty, Don Francks
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Sea Prince and the Fire Child (1981)
A prince of the sea and a child of fire engage in a tragic forbidden romance. (108 mins.)
Director: Masami Hata
Stars: Tôru Furuya, Mami Koyama, Keiko Han, Michiko Nomura
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Chie the Brat (1981)
(105 mins.)
Director: Isao Takahata
Stars: Chinatsu Nakayama, Norio Nishikawa, Kiyoshi Nishikawa, Yasushi Yokoyama

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Swan Lake (1981)
The hero, Prince Siegfried, is out riding one day with his friends when he spies amidst swans on a lake... (75 mins.)
Director: Kimio Yabuki
Stars: Christopher Atkins, Nancy Link, Pam Dawber, Steve Knode

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Unico (1981)
Unico the magical Unicorn is born with incredible powers that make people happy. But that angers some very jealous gods...(90 mins.)
Director: Toshio Hirata, Osamu Tezuka
Stars: Katsue Miwa, Ryouko Kitamiya, Kazuko Sugiyama, Junko Hori
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Maria, Mirabella (1981)
Two little girls - Maria and Mirabella - go to the woods for a walk and encounter several magical characters... (69 mins.)
Director: Ion Popescu-Gopo
Stars: Gilda Manolescu, Medeea Marinescu, Ingrid Celia, Ion Popescu-Gopo

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The Plague Dogs (1982)
Two dogs escape from a laboratory and are hunted as possible carriers of the bubonic plague. (103 mins.)
Director: Martin Rosen
Stars: John Hurt, Christopher Benjamin, James Bolam, Nigel Hawthorne

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The Last Unicorn (1982)
A brave unicorn and a magician fight an evil king who is obsessed with attempting to capture the world's unicorns. (92 mins.)
Director: Jules Bass, Arthur Rankin Jr.
Stars: Jeff Bridges, Mia Farrow, Angela Lansbury, Alan Arkin

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The Flight of Dragons (1982)
A young Boston writer goes back in time into an era where wizards and dragon reign and science is just barely known. (96 mins.)
Director: Jules Bass, Arthur Rankin Jr.
Stars: Victor Buono, James Gregory, James Earl Jones, Harry Morgan

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Planetata na sakrovishtata (1982)
(72 mins.)
Director: Rumen Petkov

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The Secret of NIMH (1982)
To save her ill son, a field mouse must seek the aid of a colony of rats, with whom she has a deeper link than she ever suspected. (82 mins.)
Director: Don Bluth
Stars: Elizabeth Hartman, Derek Jacobi, Dom DeLuise, Arthur Malet

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Time Masters (1982)
Piel, a 7 or 8 year old boy, is alone on the desert planet Perdide, only survivor of an attack by giant hornets... (78 mins.)
Director: René Laloux
Stars: Jean Valmont, Michel Elias, Frédéric Legros, Yves-Marie Maurin

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Sero hiki no Gôshu (1982)
A cellist in a small orchestra receives help from animals to help him practice his music. (60 mins.)
Director: Isao Takahata
Stars: Hideki Sasaki, Fuyumi Shiraishi, Masashi Amenomori, Junji Chiba

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Barefoot Gen (1983)
A powerful statement against war, Barefoot Gen is a disturbing story about the effect of the atomic bomb on a boy's life and the lives of the Japanese people. (83 mins.)
Director: Mamoru Shinzaki
Stars: Issei Miyazaki, Masaki Kôda, Seiko Nakano, Takao Inoue
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The Wind in the Willows (1983 TV Movie)
One spring, Mole decides that he can ignore the spring cleaning for a little longer, and begins a series of adventures with his new friend Rat... (79 mins.)
Director: Mark Hall, Chris Taylor
Stars: Richard Pearson, Ian Carmichael, David Jason, Michael Hordern
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Dexter the Dragon & Bumble the Bear (1983)
Bumble the Bear (Olivier Bommel) finds an egg that, it turns out, has a cute little dragon in it. However, this dinosaur grows huge every time it is upset. As this causes a lot of problems, Ollie Bommel has to face a difficult dilemma. (84 mins.)
Director: Harrie Geelen, Bjørn Frank Jensen
Stars: Fred Benavente, Trudy Libosan, Luc Lutz, Lo van Hensbergen
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Daliás idök (1983)
(79 mins.)
Director: József Gémes
Stars: Adrienne Csengery, Gyula Szabó
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Twice Upon a Time (1983)
Two wannabe heroes and their friends must stop a madman from giving everyone nightmares. (75 mins.)
Director: John Korty, Charles Swenson
Stars: Lorenzo Music, Judith Kahan, Marshall Efron, James Cranna
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Unico in the Island of Magic (1983)
The lovable Unico the Unicorn still sought after by jealous gods. Is taken to the forest by the West... (91 mins.)
Director: Moribi Murano
Stars: Katsue Miwa, Iruka, Chieko Baishô, Masako Nozawa
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The Soldier's Tale (1984)
A soldier, returning home from war, chances upon a stranger who offers to buy his violin, the stranger is none other than the devil. (51 mins.)
Director: R.O. Blechman, Christian Blackwood
Stars: Andre Gregory, Dusan Makavejev, Mike Mearian, Galina Panova
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Hófehér (1984)
(90 mins.)
Director: József Nepp
Stars: Ferenc Kállai, János Körmendi, Ilona Béres, Judit Halász

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Samson & Sally (1984)
Samson is a young whale that doesn't have friends. He spends his time listening to his mother's stories about the legendary whale Moby Dick. Samson becomes fascinated about it and decides to go on a journey to find Moby Dick. (60 mins.)
Director: Jannik Hastrup
Stars: Jesper Klein, Helle Hertz, Per Pallesen, Bodil Udsen

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Nausicaä of the Valley of the Wind (1984)
Warrior/pacifist Princess Nausicaä desperately struggles to prevent two warring nations from destroying themselves and their dying planet. (117 mins.)
Director: Hayao Miyazaki
Stars: Sumi Shimamoto, Mahito Tsujimura, Hisako Kyôda, Gorô Naya

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SDF-1 Macross: Do You Remember Love? (1984)
In the next century, a reconfiguring ship (think "Transformer" with a pilot) called Macross carries... (114 mins.)
Director: Noboru Ishiguro, Shôji Kawamori
Stars: Arihiro Hase, Mari Iijima, Mika Doi, Michio Hazama