List of highest-grossing animated films

Included in the list are charts of the top box-office earners, a chart of high-grossing animated films by the calendar year, a timeline showing the transition of the highest-grossing animated film record, and a chart of the highest-grossing animated film franchises and series. All charts are ranked by international theatrical box office performance where possible, excluding income derived from home video, broadcasting rights and merchandise.

Animated family films have performed consistently well at the box office, with Disney enjoying lucrative re-releases prior to the home video era with Walt Disney Animation Studios, who have produced films such as Aladdin and The Lion King, both of which were the highest-grossing films of their respective years. Disney Animation also enjoyed later success with the Frozen films and Zootopia in addition to Pixar, of which the Toy Story films, the Finding Nemo films, the Incredibles films and Inside Out have been the best performers; beyond Disney and Pixar, the Shrek, Ice Age, Madagascar, Kung Fu Panda, How to Train Your Dragon and Despicable Me series have met with the most success.

An animated feature film is defined as a motion picture with a running time of more than 40 minutes, in which movement and characters' performances are created using a frame-by-frame technique. Motion capture by itself is not an animation technique. In addition, a significant number of the major characters must be animated, and animation must figure in no less than 75 per cent of the picture's running time.

—Rule Seven – Special Rules for the Animated Feature Film Award: I. Definition[1]

Highest-grossing animated films

The chart below lists the highest-grossing animated films. Figures are given in United States dollars (USD). Many films that were released during the 20th century do not appear on this list as figures have not been adjusted for inflation, and as a result the films on this list have all had a theatrical run (including re-releases) since 2004. Films that have not played since then do not appear on the chart due to ticket price inflation, population size, and ticket purchasing trends not being considered. If inflation were adjusted for, Snow White and the Seven Dwarfs would appear at the top of the chart with an adjusted gross of $1,977,000,000.[2][nb 1] All except two—The Simpsons Movie and the original 1994 version of The Lion King—are computer-animated films. Despicable Me is the most represented franchise with all five films in the top 50 highest-grossing animated films. The top 11 films on this list, each having grossed in excess of $1 billion worldwide, are also ranked between 9th and 49th among the top 50 highest-grossing films of all time.

Highest-grossing animated films[4]
Rank Title Worldwide gross Year Reference(s)
1 The Lion King (2019)[nb 2] $1,663,075,401 2019 [# 1][7][8]
2 Frozen II $1,453,683,476 2019 [# 2][# 3]
3 The Super Mario Bros. Movie $1,361,992,475 2023 [# 4][# 5]
4 Frozen $1,290,000,000 2013 [# 6]
5 Incredibles 2 $1,242,805,359 2018 [# 7]
6 Minions $1,159,398,397 2015 [# 8]
7 Toy Story 4 $1,073,394,593 2019 [# 9]
8 Toy Story 3 $1,066,969,703 2010 [# 10][# 11]
9 Despicable Me 3 $1,034,799,409 2017 [# 12]
10 Finding Dory $1,028,570,889 2016 [# 13]
11 Zootopia $1,025,521,689 2016 [# 14]
12 Despicable Me 2 $970,766,005 2013 [# 15][# 16]
13 The Lion King (1994) $968,511,805 1994 [# 17][# 18]
14 Minions: The Rise of Gru $940,203,765 2022 [# 19]
15 Finding Nemo $940,094,852 2003 [# 20][# 21][9]
16 Shrek 2 $935,454,538 2004 [# 22][# 23]
17 Ice Age: Dawn of the Dinosaurs $886,686,817 2009 [# 24][# 25]
18 Ice Age: Continental Drift $879,765,137 2012 [# 26][# 27]
19 The Secret Life of Pets $875,457,937 2016 [# 28]
20 Inside Out $857,611,174 2015 [# 29]
21 Shrek the Third $813,367,380 2007 [# 30][# 31]
22 Coco $807,816,196 2017 [# 32]
23 Shrek Forever After $756,244,673 2010 [# 33][# 34][10]
24 Madagascar 3: Europe's Most Wanted $746,921,274 2012 [# 35][# 36]
25 Monsters University $743,559,607 2013 [# 37][# 38]
26 Ne Zha $742,514,069 2019 [a][13]
27 Up $735,099,082 2009 [# 39][# 40]
28 Spider-Man: Across the Spider-Verse $690,897,910 2023 [# 41][# 42]
29 Kung Fu Panda 2 $665,692,281 2011 [# 43][# 44]
30 Ice Age: The Meltdown $660,998,756 2006 [# 45][# 46]
31 Big Hero 6 $657,827,828 2014 [# 47][# 48]
32 Moana $645,000,000 2016 [# 49]
33 Sing $634,151,679 2016 [# 50]
34 Kung Fu Panda $631,744,560 2008 [# 51][# 52]
35 The Incredibles $631,442,092 2004 [# 53][# 54]
36 Ratatouille $623,726,085 2007 [# 55][# 56]
37 How to Train Your Dragon 2 $621,537,519 2014 [# 57][# 58]
38 Madagascar: Escape 2 Africa $603,900,354 2008 [# 59][# 60]
39 Tangled $592,461,732 2010 [# 61][# 62]
40 The Croods $587,204,668 2013 [# 63][# 64]
41 Monsters, Inc. $579,707,738 2001 [# 65][# 66]
42 Cars 2 $559,852,396 2011 [# 67][# 68]
43 Puss in Boots $554,987,477 2011 [# 69][# 70]
44 Kung Fu Panda 4 $545,411,877 2024 [# 71]
45 Despicable Me $543,113,985 2010 [# 72][# 62]
46 Madagascar $542,063,846 2005 [# 73][# 54]
47 Brave $538,983,207 2012 [# 74][# 75]
48 The Simpsons Movie $536,414,293 2007 [# 76][# 77]
49 WALL-E $532,508,025 2008 [# 78][# 79]
50 Ralph Breaks the Internet $529,323,962 2018 [# 80]

Highest-grossing animated films by animation type

Computer animation

The following chart is a list of the highest-grossing computer-animated films. The films on this list have all had a theatrical run (including re-releases) since 2004.

All feature films in the Despicable Me, Kung Fu Panda, Finding Nemo, and Incredibles franchises, as well as the main films in the Madagascar franchise, are on the list while the Toy Story, Shrek, Ice Age, and How to Train Your Dragon franchises feature often.

The top 48 films listed are also among the 50 highest-grossing animated films and the top 11 are among the 50 highest-grossing films, each having grossed in excess of $1 billion worldwide.

Highest-grossing computer-animated films[14]
Rank Title Worldwide gross Year Ref
1 The Lion King (2019)[nb 2] $1,663,075,401 2019 [# 1]
2 Frozen II $1,453,683,476 2019 [# 2]
3 The Super Mario Bros. Movie $1,363,361,989 2023 [# 4][# 5]
4[nb 3] Frozen $1,290,000,000 2013 [# 6][# 81]
5 Incredibles 2 $1,242,805,359 2018 [# 7]
6 Minions $1,159,398,397 2015 [# 8]
7 Toy Story 4 $1,073,394,593 2019 [# 9]
8 Toy Story 3 $1,066,969,703 2010 [# 10][# 82]
9 Despicable Me 3 $1,034,799,409 2017 [# 12]
10 Finding Dory $1,028,570,889 2016 [# 13]
11 Zootopia $1,025,521,689 2016 [# 14]
12 Despicable Me 2 $970,766,005 2013 [# 15][# 83]
13 Minions: The Rise of Gru $940,203,765 2022 [# 19]
14 Finding Nemo $936,094,852 2003 [# 20][# 84]
15 Shrek 2 $935,454,538 2004 [# 22][# 85][15]
16 Ice Age: Dawn of the Dinosaurs $886,686,817 2009 [# 24][# 86]
17 Ice Age: Continental Drift $879,765,137 2012 [# 26][# 87]
18 The Secret Life of Pets $875,457,937 2016 [# 28]
19 Inside Out $857,611,174 2015 [# 29]
20 Shrek the Third $813,367,380 2007 [# 30][# 88]
21 Coco $807,816,196 2017 [# 32]
22 Shrek Forever After $756,244,673 2010 [# 33][# 82][16]
23 Madagascar 3: Europe's Most Wanted $746,921,274 2012 [# 35][# 89]
24 Monsters University $743,559,607 2013 [# 37][# 90]
25 Ne Zha $742,514,069 2019 [b][13]
26 Up $735,099,082 2009 [# 39][# 91]
27 Spider-Man: Across the Spider-Verse $690,516,673 2023 [# 41][# 42]
28 Kung Fu Panda 2 $665,692,281 2011 [# 43][# 92]
29 Ice Age: The Meltdown $660,998,756 2006 [# 45][# 93]
30 Big Hero 6 $657,827,828 2014 [# 47][# 94]
31 Moana $645,000,000 2016 [# 49]
32 Sing $634,151,679 2016 [# 50]
33 Kung Fu Panda $631,744,560 2008 [# 51][# 95]
34 The Incredibles $631,442,092 2004 [# 53][# 96]
35 Ratatouille $623,726,085 2007 [# 55][# 56]
36 How to Train Your Dragon 2 $621,537,519 2014 [# 57][# 97]
37 Madagascar: Escape 2 Africa $603,900,354 2008 [# 59][# 98]
38 Tangled $592,461,732 2010 [# 61][# 99]
39 The Croods $587,204,668 2013 [# 63][# 100]
40 Monsters, Inc. $579,707,738 2001 [# 65][# 84]
41 Cars 2 $559,852,396 2011 [# 67][# 92]
42 Puss in Boots $554,987,477 2011 [# 69][# 101]
43 Kung Fu Panda 4 $545,411,877 2024 [# 71]
44 Despicable Me $543,113,985 2010 [# 72][# 99]
45 Madagascar $542,063,846 2005 [# 73][# 96]
46 Brave $538,983,207 2012 [# 74][# 89]
47 WALL-E $532,508,025 2008 [# 78][# 102]
48 Ralph Breaks the Internet $529,323,962 2018 [# 80]
49 Hotel Transylvania 3: Summer Vacation $528,583,774 2018 [# 103]
50 The Boss Baby $527,965,936 2017 [# 104]

Stop motion animation

A total of 37 stop motion films have grossed in excess of $1 million. All feature films in the Wallace and Gromit and Shaun the Sheep franchises are on the list, with Wallace and Gromit being the most represented franchise on the list, with three films. The films on this list have all had a theatrical run (including re-releases) since 1975.

Highest-grossing stop motion films[17]
Rank Title Worldwide gross Year Ref
1 Chicken Run $227,793,915 2000 [18]
2 Wallace & Gromit: The Curse of the Were-Rabbit $197,593,152 2005 [# 105]
3 Coraline $131,777,210 2009 [# 106]
4 The Pirates! In an Adventure with Scientists! $123,054,041 2012 [# 107]
5 Corpse Bride $118,090,836 2005 [# 108]
6 The Boxtrolls $109,285,033 2014 [# 109]
7 ParaNorman $107,139,399 2012 [# 110]
8 Shaun the Sheep Movie $106,209,378 2015 [# 111]
9 The Nightmare Before Christmas $101,475,133 1993 [# 112]
10 The Little Prince $97,571,250 2015 [# 113]
11 Frankenweenie $81,491,068 2012 [# 114]
12 Kubo and the Two Strings $77,548,564 2016 [# 115]
13 Isle of Dogs $64,241,499 2018 [# 116]
14 Early Man $54,622,814 2018 [# 117]
15 Fantastic Mr. Fox $47,001,091 2009 [# 118]
16 A Shaun the Sheep Movie: Farmageddon $43,100,248 2019 [# 119]
17 James and the Giant Peach $28,946,127 1996 [# 120]
18 Missing Link $26,249,469 2019 [# 121]
19 The Christmas of Solan & Ludvig $12,345,881 2013 [# 122]
20 My Life as a Courgette $10,245,743 2016 [# 123][# 124]
21 Monkeybone $7,622,365 2001 [# 125]
22 The Pinchcliffe Grand Prix $6,439,069 1975 [# 126]
23 Marcel the Shell with Shoes On $6,112,746 2022 [# 127]
24 Anomalisa $5,531,455 2015 [# 128]
25 In the Forest of Huckybucky $5,295,452 2016 [# 129]
26 Louis and Luca – The Big Cheese Race $5,204,792 2015 [# 130]
27 Louis & Luca - Mission to the Moon $4,957,487 2018 [# 131]
28 Cheburashka $3,565,391 2010 [# 132]
29 Max & Co $2,361,739 2010 [# 133]
30 The Sandman and The Lost Sand of Dreams $1,767,918 2010 [# 134]
31 Mary and Max $1,739,445 2009 [# 135]
32 The Inventor $1,753,513 2023 [19]
33 Even Mice Belong in Heaven $1,524,179 2021 [# 136]
34 Miffy the Movie $1,371,900 2013 [# 137]
35 31 minutos, la película $1,253,971 2011 [# 138]
36 No Dogs or Italians Allowed $1,184,375 2022 [# 139]
37 Wallace & Gromit: The Best of Aardman Animation $1,009,577 1996 [# 140]
38 Shaun the Sheep: The Flight Before Christmas $1,001,192 2022 [20]

Traditional animation

The following chart is a list of the highest-grossing traditionally-animated films. The two films in the animated Jungle Book franchise appear on the chart, along with the first two from both the SpongeBob SquarePants and Pokémon feature series; these three are the most frequent franchises thereon with two titles each. The top two films on this list are also among on the 50 highest-grossing animated films.


Highest-grossing traditionally animated films
Rank Title Worldwide gross Year Ref
1 The Lion King (1994) $968,511,805 1994 [# 17]
2 The Simpsons Movie $536,414,293 2007 [# 76]
3 Demon Slayer: Kimetsu no Yaiba – The Movie: Mugen Train $507,076,686 2020 [21]
4 Aladdin $504,050,219 1992 [# 141]
5 Tarzan $448,191,819 1999 [# 142]
6 Beauty and the Beast $438,656,843 1991 [# 143]
7 Snow White and the Seven Dwarfs $418,200,000 1937 [# 144][# 145]
8 Spirited Away $395,580,000 2001 [22]
9 Your Name $382,238,181 2016 [23]
10 The Jungle Book $378,000,000 1967 [# 146]
11 Pocahontas $346,079,773 1995 [# 147]
12 The Hunchback of Notre Dame $325,338,851 1996 [# 148]
13 The SpongeBob Movie: Sponge Out of Water $325,186,032 2015 [# 149]
14 Suzume $324,432,115 2022 [# 150]
15 The Boy and the Heron $304,800,000 2023 [24][25]
16 Mulan $304,320,254 1998 [# 151]
17 One Hundred and One Dalmatians $303,000,000 1961 [# 146]
18 The First Slam Dunk $279,181,229 2022 [# 152]
19 Lilo & Stitch $273,144,151 2002 [# 153]
20 The Princess and the Frog $270,997,378 2009 [# 154]
21 Bambi $267,447,150 1942 [# 155]
22 Cinderella $263,591,415 1950 [# 156]
23 Hercules $252,712,101 1997 [# 157]
24 Brother Bear $250,397,798 2003 [# 158]
25 One Piece Film: Red $246,570,000 2022 [# 159][26]
26 Howl's Moving Castle $237,814,327 2004 [# 160]
27 The Little Mermaid $233,000,000 1989 [# 146]
28 The Prince of Egypt $218,613,188 1998 [# 161]
29 Ponyo $205,162,666 2008 [27]
30 Jujutsu Kaisen 0 $196,436,179 2021 [# 162]
31 Weathering with You $193,091,764 2019 [28]
32 The Aristocats $191,000,000 1970 [# 146]
33 Lady and the Tramp $187,000,000 1955 [# 146]
34 Atlantis: The Lost Empire $186,053,725 2001 [# 163]
35 Pokémon: The First Movie $172,744,662 1998 [# 164]
36 Princess Mononoke $170,005,875 1997 [# 165]
37 The Emperor's New Groove $169,661,687 2000 [# 166]
38 The Rescuers $169,000,000 1977 [# 146]
39 Pinocchio $164,000,000 1940 [# 167]
40 Arrietty $149,411,550 2010 [# 168]
41 Home on the Range $145,358,062 2004 [# 169]
42 Peter Pan $145,000,000 1953 [# 170]
43 The SpongeBob SquarePants Movie $142,051,255 2004 [# 171]
44 The Rugrats Movie $140,894,675 1998 [# 172]
45 Anastasia $139,804,348 1997 [# 173]
46 The Wind Rises $136,454,220 2013 [# 174]
47 The Jungle Book 2 $135,703,599 2003 [# 175]
48 Pokémon: The Movie 2000 $133,949,270 1999 [# 176]
49 Dragon Ball Super: Broly $124,500,000 2018 [# 177][29]
50 Spirit: Stallion of the Cimarron $122,563,539 2002 [# 178]

Highest-grossing animated films by year

The top-grossing animated films in the years 1937, 1940, 1942, 1950, 1953, 1955, 1961, 1967, 1992, 1994, 1995, 2004, 2010, 2013 and 2020 were also the highest-grossing films overall those years.[# 179]

Computer-animated films have been the highest earners in 1995, 1998–2019, 2021 and 2023 while 1975 and 1993 are the only years when a stop motion animated feature grossed the highest. Traditional animated films have topped every other year.

The Ice Age franchises have had the most entries be the highest-grossing animated films of the year with four films, while The Rescuers and Finding Nemo all had both films in each respective franchise be the highest-grossing animated films of the year they were released.

Disney films has top the list the most of any studio topping the list 32 times.

Animal Farm, Out of an Old Man's Head, Fritz the Cat, and Demon Slayer: Kimetsu no Yaiba – The Movie: Mugen Train were the only four adult animated films on the chart.

The top-grossing animated film of the year has usually been an American film, with a few exceptions. Japanese animated features have topped the list at seven occasions: in 1978, 1979, 1980, 1983, 1984, 1987, and 2020; the list has also been topped by a Spanish film in 1945, French in 1949, Swedish in 1968 and 1974, Norwegian in 1975, Belgian in 1976, Canadian in 1985 and China in 2024.

 Background shading indicates films playing in the week commencing 21 June 2024 in theaters around the world.
Year Title Worldwide gross Budget Ref(s)
1926 The Adventures of Prince Achmed $100,156IT [30]
1928–36
1937 Snow White and the Seven Dwarfs $418,200,000+ ($8,500,000)R $1,488,423 [# 144][# 180][# 181]
1938
1939
1940 Pinocchio $87,000,862* ($3,500,000)R $2,600,000 [# 167][# 181][# 182]
1941 Dumbo $1,600,000* $950,000 [# 183][# 184]
1942 Bambi $267,447,150 ($3,449,353)R $1,700,0002,000,000 [# 155][# 185][# 186]
1943 Victory Through Air Power $799,000* ~$789,000 [# 187]
1944 The Three Caballeros $3,355,000R TBD [# 188][# 189]
1945 The Enchanted Sword ES€5,595,283ES (~$90,000) TBD [# 190]
1946 Make Mine Music $3,275,000R $1,370,000 [# 188][# 191]
1947 Fun and Fancy Free $3,165,000R TBD [# 188]
1948 Melody Time $2,560,000R $1,500,000 [# 188][# 192]
1949 The Adventures of Ichabod and Mr. Toad $1,625,000R TBD [# 188]
1950 Cinderella $263,591,415
($20,000,000/$7,800,000)*R
$2,200,000 [# 193][# 194][# 182]
1951 Alice in Wonderland $2,400,000* $3,000,000 [# 195][# 196]
1952 The King and the Mockingbird $167,451 TBD [31]
1953 Peter Pan $145,000,000 ($7,000,000) $3,000,0004,000,000 [# 170]
1954 Animal Farm $350,000 TBD [32]
1955 Lady and the Tramp $187,000,000 ($6,500,000)*R $4,000,000 [# 146][# 197]
1956 TBD TBD TBD TBD
1957 TBD TBD TBD TBD
1958 TBD TBD TBD TBD
1959 Sleeping Beauty $51,600,000* ($5,300,000)R $6,000,000 [# 198][# 199][# 200][# 201]
1960 TBD TBD TBD TBD
1961 One Hundred and One Dalmatians $303,000,000 $3,600,0004,000,000 [# 202][# 203][# 186][# 146]
1962 TBD TBD TBD TBD
1963 The Sword in the Stone $22,182,353*R ($13,050,777)*R $3,000,000 [# 204][# 205][# 206]
1964 Hey There, It's Yogi Bear $1,940,903*2,438,233*
($1,130,000)R
TBD [# 207][# 208][# 209]
1965 TBD TBD TBD TBD
1966 The Man Called Flintstone $2,764,684* TBD
1967 The Jungle Book $378,000,000 ($23,800,000)R $3,900,0004,000,000 [# 146][# 210][# 211][# 186]
1968 Out of an Old Man's Head SEK1,270,971SW (~$245,000)H TBD [# 212]
1969 A Boy Named Charlie Brown $12,000,000* $1,100,000 [# 213][# 214][# 215]
1970 The Aristocats $191,000,000 ($26,462,000)R $4,000,000 [# 146][# 216][# 217]
1971 Daisy Town SEK1,202,319SW (~$253,000) TBD [# 218]
1972 Fritz the Cat $90,000,000 $850,000 [# 219]
1973 Robin Hood $32,056,467* ($27,500,000)R $5,000,000 [# 220][# 221] [# 222]
1974 Dunderklumpen! SEK5,813,000SW (~$2,675,205)H TBD [# 223]
1975 The Pinchcliffe Grand Prix $6,439,069NWSW TBD [# 224]
1976 The Smurfs and the Magic Flute $19,000,000 TBD [# 225]
1977 The Rescuers $169,000,000 ($29,000,000)* $7,500,000 [# 146][# 226]
1978 Farewell to Space Battleship Yamato ¥4,300,000,000JP ($43,000,000) $1,711,000 [# 227][# 228][# 229]
1979 Galaxy Express 999 ¥1,650,000,000JP ($7,610,000)R TBD [# 230][# 231]
1980 Doraemon: Nobita's Dinosaur ¥2,640,000,000JP ($11,643,000) TBD [# 232]
1981 The Fox and the Hound $63,456,988* ($39,900,000)* $12,000,000 [# 233][# 234]
1982 The Secret of NIMH $14,665,733* $7,000,000 [# 235][# 236]
1983 Harmagedon: Genma Wars ¥1,800,000,000JP ($7,600,000) TBD [# 237][# 238]
1984 Doraemon: Nobita's Great Adventure into the Underworld ¥2,640,000,000JP ($11,800,000) TBD [# 232][# 239]
1985 The Care Bears Movie $34,000,000 ($22,934,622)* $2,000,0004,500,000 [# 240][# 241]
1986 An American Tail $84,542,002 $9,000,000 [# 242]
1987 Doraemon: Nobita and the Knights on Dinosaurs ¥2,550,000,000JP ($17,630,000) TBD [# 232]
1988 Oliver and Company $121,000,000+ ($100,000,000)+ $31,000,000 [# 243][# 244][# 245]
1989 The Little Mermaid $233,000,000 ($84,355,863)* $40,000,000 [# 146][# 246][# 247]
1990 The Rescuers Down Under $47,431,461 TBD [# 248]
1991 Beauty and the Beast $438,656,843 ($351,863,363) $25,000,000 [# 143]
1992 Aladdin $504,050,219 $28,000,000 [# 141][# 186]
1993 The Nightmare Before Christmas $101,175,712 ($50,003,043)* $18,000,000 [# 112][# 249]
1994 The Lion King (1994) $968,511,805 ($766,964,132) $45,000,000 [# 250]
1995 Toy Story $373,554,033 ($361,958,736) $30,000,000 [# 251][# 252]
1996 The Hunchback of Notre Dame $325,338,851 $70,000,000 [# 148][# 253]
1997 Hercules $252,712,101 $85,000,000 [# 157]
1998 A Bug's Life $363,258,859 $120,000,000 [# 254]
1999 Toy Story 2 $497,366,869 ($485,015,179) $90,000,000 [# 255][# 256]
2000 Dinosaur $349,822,765 $127,500,000 [# 257]
2001 Monsters, Inc. $579,707,738 ($525,373,250) $115,000,000 [# 65]
2002 Ice Age $383,257,136 $59,000,000 [# 258]
2003 Finding Nemo $940,350,086 ($867,893,978) $94,000,000 [# 20]
2004 Shrek 2 $928,760,770 $150,000,000 [# 22]
2005 Madagascar $542,063,846 $75,000,000 [# 73]
2006 Ice Age: The Meltdown $660,998,756 $80,000,000 [# 45]
2007 Shrek the Third $813,367,380 $160,000,000 [# 30]
2008 Kung Fu Panda $631,744,560 $130,000,000 [# 51]
2009 Ice Age: Dawn of the Dinosaurs $886,686,817 $90,000,000 [# 24]
2010 Toy Story 3 $1,066,969,703 $200,000,000 [# 10]
2011 Kung Fu Panda 2 $665,692,281 $150,000,000 [# 43]
2012 Ice Age: Continental Drift $877,244,782 $95,000,000 [# 26]
2013 Frozen[nb 3] $1,290,000,000 ($1,287,000,000) $150,000,000 [# 6]
2014 Big Hero 6 $657,827,828 $165,000,000 [# 47]
2015 Minions $1,159,398,397 $74,000,000 [# 8]
2016 Finding Dory $1,028,570,889 $200,000,000 [# 13]
2017 Despicable Me 3 $1,034,799,409 $80,000,000 [# 12]
2018 Incredibles 2 $1,242,805,359 $200,000,000 [# 7][# 259]
2019 The Lion King (2019) $1,663,075,401 $260,000,000 [# 1][# 260]
2020 Demon Slayer: Kimetsu no Yaiba – The Movie: Mugen Train $506,523,013 $15,765,750 [21]
2021 Sing 2 $408,897,474 $85,000,000 [33]
2022 Minions: The Rise of Gru $939,628,210 $80,000,000 [# 19]
2023 The Super Mario Bros. Movie $1,363,361,989 $100,000,000 [# 4][# 5]
2024 Kung Fu Panda 4 $545,411,877 $85,000,000 [34][35]
  • ( ... ) Since grosses are not limited to original theatrical runs, a film's first-run gross is included in brackets after the total if known.
  • *U.S. and Canada gross only
  • ITItaly only
  • ESSpanish only
  • SWSwedish gross only
  • NWNorwegian gross only
  • AUAustralian gross only
  • JPJapanese gross only
  • RDistributor rental
  • TBDTo be determined
  • N/ANot applicable; no animated feature length film was released in that year.
  • HFilms contain animated/live-action scenes.

Timeline of highest-grossing animated films

At least eight animated films have held the record of highest-grossing animated film at different times. Four of these were Disney films and two by Pixar. Shrek 2, made by DreamWorks Animation, is the only film on the list not produced by Disney or Pixar.

Snow White held the record for the longest, with 55 years, while Finding Nemo held it for the shortest period of a year. The original Lion King was the last non-CG animated film to hold the record. Shrek 2 and Toy Story 3 are the only sequels to hold the record. Finding Nemo was the first CG animated film.

All of these films are still among the highest-grossing animated films except Snow White, and only Snow White, Aladdin and Shrek 2 are not also among the highest-grossing films. The Lion King is the only franchise to hold the record twice.

Title Established Record-setting gross Ref
Snow White and the Seven Dwarfs[nb 4] 1938 $8,500,000 [# 261][# 262]
1993 $418,200,000 [# 145]
Aladdin[nb 5] $504,050,219 [# 141]
The Lion King (original) 1994 $768,000,000 [# 18]
2002 $783,841,776 [# 263]
Finding Nemo 2003 $867,893,978 [# 21]
Shrek 2 2004 $928,760,770 [# 22]
Toy Story 3 2010 $1,066,969,703 [# 10]
Frozen[nb 3] 2014 $1,287,000,000 [# 6]
2017 $1,290,000,000
The Lion King (remake)[nb 2] 2019 $1,663,075,401 [# 1]

Computer animation

The following is a timeline of highest-grossing computer-animated films.

Toy Story is the only franchise to hold the record on multiple occasions doing so with the first three films. Pixar is the only studio to hold the record on multiple occasions doing so six times, while A Bug's Life and Finding Nemo both held the record the shortest: less than a year. Shrek 2, made by DreamWorks Animation, is the only film on the list not produced by Disney or Pixar.

Title Established Record-setting gross Ref
Toy Story 1995 $361,958,736 [36]
A Bug's Life 1998 $363,258,859 [37]
Toy Story 2 1999 $485,015,179 [# 255]
Monsters, Inc. 2001 $525,373,250 [# 65]
Finding Nemo 2003 $867,893,978 [# 21]
Shrek 2 2004 $928,760,770 [# 22]
Toy Story 3 2010 $1,066,969,703 [# 10]
Frozen[nb 3] 2014 $1,287,000,000 [# 6]
2017 $1,290,000,000
The Lion King (remake)[nb 2] 2019 $1,663,075,401 [# 1]

Stop motion

At least three stop motion animated films have held the record of highest-grossing animated film at different times. Chicken Run held the record for the longest, with 23 years, while The Nightmare Before Christmas held it for the shortest period of seven years.

These films are still among the highest-grossing stop-motion animated films.

Title Established Record-setting gross Ref
The Pinchcliffe Grand Prix 1975 $6,439,069 [# 264]
The Nightmare Before Christmas 1993 $50,003,043 [38]
1994 $58,019,461 [39]
Chicken Run 2000 $227,793,915 [40]


Highest-grossing animated franchises and film series

The following chart is a list of the highest-grossing animated film franchises. The top two are among the highest-grossing film franchises of all time and, respectively, are ranked 15th and 18th of all time. Pixar is the most represented studio with six franchises on this list. Despicable Me is the highest-grossing animated franchise of all time with $4.6 billion; it is also one of three animated franchises (Toy Story and Frozen) with two films grossing over $1 billion worldwide. Frozen is the only animated franchise where every installment grossed $1 billion; it has the highest per-film average, with nearly $1.4 billion unadjusted. A given franchise needs to have at least two theatrically released films to qualify for this list.

  † Background shading indicates that at least one film in the series is playing in the week commencing 21 June 2024 in theaters around the world.
Highest-grossing animated franchises and film series[§] (The films in each franchise can be viewed by selecting "show")
Rank Series Total worldwide box office No. of films Average of films Highest-grossing film
1 Despicable Me $4,648,346,101 5 $929,669,220 Minions ($1,159,398,397)
Main series
$2,549,455,279 3 $849,818,426 Despicable Me 3 ($1,034,799,409)
1 Despicable Me 3 (2017) $1,034,799,409
2 Despicable Me 2 (2013) $970,761,885
3 Despicable Me (2010) $543,893,985
Minions series
$2,099,026,607 2 $1,049,513,304 Minions ($1,159,398,397)
1 Minions (2015) $1,159,398,397
2 The Rise of Gru (2022) $939,628,210
2 Shrek $4,022,770,383 6 $670,461,731 Shrek 2 ($928,760,770)
Main series
$2,983,080,337 4 $745,770,084 Shrek 2 ($928,760,770)
1 Shrek 2 (2004) $928,760,770
2 Shrek the Third (2007) $813,367,380
3 Shrek Forever After (2010) $752,600,867
4 Shrek (2001) $488,351,320
Puss in Boots series
$1,039,648,135 2 $519,824,068 Puss in Boots ($554,987,477)
1 Puss in Boots (2011) $554,987,477
2 The Last Wish (2022) $484,660,658
3 Toy Story $3,270,003,730 5 $654,000,746 Toy Story 4 ($1,073,394,593)
Main series
$3,043,578,310 4 $760,894,578 Toy Story 4 ($1,073,394,593)
1 Toy Story 4 (2019) $1,073,394,593
2 Toy Story 3 (2010) $1,066,969,703
3 Toy Story 2 (1999) $497,375,381
4 Toy Story (1995) $373,554,033
5 Toy Story / Toy Story 2 (3D) (2009) $32,284,600
Lightyear (2022) $226,425,420
4 Ice Age $3,219,286,884 5 $643,857,377 Dawn of the Dinosaurs ($886,686,817)
1 Dawn of the Dinosaurs (2009) $886,686,817
2 Continental Drift (2012) $879,765,137
3 The Meltdown (2006) $660,998,756
4 Collision Course (2016) $408,579,038
5 Ice Age (2002) $383,257,136
5 Frozen $2,743,683,476 2 $1,371,841,738 Frozen II ($1,453,683,476)
1 Frozen II (2019) $1,453,683,476
2 Frozen (2013) $1,290,000,000
6 The Lion King $2,631,560,643 3 $877,186,881 The Lion King (2019) ($1,663,075,401)
The Lion King (2019) $1,663,075,401
Traditionally animated series
$968,485,242 2 $484,242,621 The Lion King (1994) ($968,483,777)
1 The Lion King (1994) $968,483,777
2 Hakuna Matata (2004) $1,465
7 Kung Fu Panda $2,364,019,543 4 $591,004,886 Kung Fu Panda 2 ($665,692,281)
1 Kung Fu Panda 2 (2011) $665,692,281
2 Kung Fu Panda (2008) $631,744,560
3 Kung Fu Panda 4 (2024) $545,411,877
4 Kung Fu Panda 3 (2016) $521,170,825
8 Madagascar $2,265,901,095 4 $566,475,274 Europe's Most Wanted ($746,921,274)
Main series
$1,892,885,474 3 $630,961,825 Europe's Most Wanted ($746,921,274)
1 Europe's Most Wanted (2012) $746,921,274
2 Escape 2 Africa (2008) $603,900,354
3 Madagascar (2005) $542,063,846
Penguins of Madagascar (2014) $373,015,621
9 Finding Nemo $1,964,920,975 2 $982,460,488 Finding Dory ($1,028,570,889)
1 Finding Dory (2016) $1,028,570,889
2 Finding Nemo (2003) $936,350,086
10 The Incredibles $1,874,247,451 2 $937,123,726 Incredibles 2 ($1,242,805,359)
1 Incredibles 2 (2018) $1,242,805,359
2 The Incredibles (2004) $631,442,092
11 Doraemon[41] $1,852,113,182 44 $42,093,481 Stand by Me Doraemon ($183,442,714)
New Generation
$722,261,946 17 $42,485,997 Nobita's Treasure Island ($81,481,186)
1 Nobita's Treasure Island (2018) $81,481,186
2 Nobita's Chronicle of the Moon Exploration (2019) $65,406,606
3 Great Adventure in the Antarctic Kachi Kochi (2017) $61,060,700
4 Nobita and the Birth of Japan 2016 (2016) $50,939,840
5 Nobita and the Island of Miracles (2012) $46,180,706
6 Nobita's Secret Gadget Museum (2013) $42,770,271
7 Nobita's Sky Utopia (2023) $37,475,850
8 New Nobita's Great Demon-Peko and the Exploration Party of Five (2014) $35,861,856
9 Nobita's Space Heroes (2015) $34,811,747
10 Nobita's Great Battle of the Mermaid King (2010) $34,701,783
11 Nobita's New Great Adventure into the Underworld (2007) $32,787,846
12 Nobita and the Green Giant Legend (2008) $31,393,786
13 Nobita's Dinosaur 2006 (2006) $30,963,292
14 Nobita's Earth Symphony (2024) $30,187,415
15 Nobita's New Dinosaur (2020) $29,512,362
16 Nobita and the New Steel Troops-Winged Angels (2011) $29,260,430
17 The Record of Nobita's Spaceblazer (2009) $25,422,212
18 Nobita's Little Star Wars 2021 (2022) $22,044,058
Original series
$495,825,792 25 $19,833,032 Nobita's the Legend of the Sun King ($28,300,000)
1 Nobita's the Legend of the Sun King (2000) $28,300,000
2 Nobita and the Spiral City (1997) $28,000,000
3 Nobita's Great Adventure in the South Seas (1998) $28,000,000
4 Nobita Drifts in the Universe (1999) $27,700,000
5 Nobita in the Robot Kingdom (2002) $16,076,303
6 Nobita in the Wan-Nyan Spacetime Odyssey (2004) $26,663,978
7 Nobita and the Birth of Japan (1989) $26,600,000
8 Nobita and the Galaxy Super-express (1996) $25,700,000
9 Nobita and the Winged Braves (2001) $25,100,000
10 Nobita and the Tin Labyrinth (1993) $24,100,000
11 Nobita's Diary of the Creation of the World (1995) $23,200,000
12 Nobita's Dorabian Nights (1991) $22,500,000
13 Nobita's Three Visionary Swordsmen (1994) $21,900,000
14 Nobita and the Kingdom of Clouds (1992) $21,700,000
15 Nobita and the Animal Planet (1990) $21,500,000
16 Nobita and the Windmasters (2003) $20,455,511
17 The Record of Nobita's Parallel Visit to the West (1988) $18,200,000
18 Nobita and the Knights on Dinosaurs (1987) $16,600,000
19 The Records of Nobita, Spaceblazer (1981) $14,300,000
20 Nobita and the Steel Troops (1986) $12,500,000
21 Nobita's Great Adventure into the Underworld (1984) $12,500,000
22 Nobita's Dinosaur (1980) $10,600,000
23 Nobita and the Haunts of Evil (1982) $8,640,000
24 Nobita's Little Star Wars (1985) $7,820,000
25 Nobita and the Castle of the Undersea Devil (1983) $7,170,000
Stand by Me Doraemon series
$248,644,088 2 $124,322,044 Stand by Me Doraemon ($183,442,714)
1 Stand by Me Doraemon (2014) $183,442,714
2 Stand by Me Doraemon 2 (2020) $65,201,374
12 Cars $1,796,644,684 5 $359,328,937 Cars 2 ($559,852,396)
Main series
$1,405,999,332 3 $468,666,444 Cars 2 ($559,852,396)
1 Cars 2 (2011) $559,852,396
2 Cars (2006) $462,216,280
3 Cars 3 (2017) $383,930,656
Planes series
$390,645,352 2 $195,322,676 Planes ($239,258,712)
1 Planes (2013) $239,258,712
2 Fire & Rescue (2014) $151,386,640
13 How to Train Your Dragon $1,640,996,870 3 $546,998,957 How to Train Your Dragon 2 ($621,537,519)
1 How to Train Your Dragon 2 (2014) $621,537,519
2 The Hidden World (2019) $524,580,592
3 How to Train Your Dragon (2010) $494,878,759
14 Hotel Transylvania $1,380,239,377 4 $345,059,844 Summer Vacation ($528,583,774)
1 Summer Vacation (2018) $528,583,774
2 Hotel Transylvania 2 (2015) $474,800,000
3 Hotel Transylvania (2012) $358,375,603
4 Transformania (2022) $18,480,000
15 Monsters, Inc. $1,323,267,345 2 $661,633,673 Monsters University ($743,559,607)
1 Monsters University (2013) $743,559,607
2 Monsters, Inc. (2001) $579,707,738
16 The Secret Life of Pets $1,309,041,756 2 $654,520,878 The Secret Life of Pets ($875,457,937)
1 The Secret Life of Pets (2016) $875,457,937
2 The Secret Life of Pets 2 (2019) $433,583,819
17 Case Closed $1,305,937,967 25 $52,237,519 The Fist of Blue Sapphire ($115,508,336)
Main series
$1,264,540,240 27 $46,834,824 The Fist of Blue Sapphire ($115,508,336)
1 The Fist of Blue Sapphire (2019) $115,508,336
2 Zero the Enforcer (2018) $108,105,223
3 Black Iron Submarine (2023) $104,005,126
4 The Scarlet Bullet (2021) $102,541,282
5 Detective Conan: The Million-dollar Pentagram (2024) $94,619,387
6 The Bride of Halloween (2022) $73,747,191
7 The Darkest Nightmare (2016) $66,910,978
8 Crimson Love Letter (2017) $63,144,805
9 The Eleventh Striker (2012) $44,369,456
10 Quarter of Silence (2011) $42,808,578
11 Dimensional Sniper (2014) $42,028,116
12 Sunflowers of Inferno (2015) $40,417,504
13 The Raven Chaser (2009) $39,664,359
14 The Lost Ship in the Sky (2010) $36,407,407
15 Private Eye in the Distant Sea (2013) $36,324,232
16 The Private Eyes' Requiem (2006) $26,251,232
17 Crossroad in the Ancient Capital (2003) $24,342,320
18 Captured in Her Eyes (2000) $23,800,000
19 The Phantom of Baker Street (2002) $23,783,234
20 Full Score of Fear (2008) $23,760,176
21 Countdown to Heaven (2001) $23,700,000
22 Magician of the Silver Sky (2004) $22,618,511
23 Jolly Roger in the Deep Azure (2007) $22,118,835
24 The Last Wizard of the Century (1999) $22,000,000
25 Strategy Above the Depths (2005) $18,723,952
26 The Fourteenth Target (1998) $14,100,000
27 The Time Bombed Skyscraper (1997) $8,740,000
Lupin the 3rd vs. Detective Conan: The Movie (2013) $41,397,727
18 Inside Out $1,296,463,730 2 $648,231,865 Inside Out ($857,611,174)
1 Inside Out (2015) $857,611,174
2 Inside Out 2 (2024) $438,852,556
19 Boonie Bears $1,165,954,404 10 $116,595,440 Time Twist ($267,700,000)
1 Time Twist (2024) $275,866,316
2 Guardian Code (2023) $221,300,000
3 Back to Earth (2022) $152,000,000
4 Blast into the Past (2019) $112,369,259
5 The Wild Life (2021) $97,225,611
6 The Big Shrink (2018) $96,788,929
7 Entangled Worlds (2017) $77,151,096
8 A Mystical Winter (2015) $47,581,416
9 The Big Top Secret (2016) $45,150,390
10 To the Rescue (2014) $40,521,387
20 The Lego Movie $1,095,399,139 4 $273,849,785 The Lego Movie ($468,060,692)
Main series
$660,367,200 2 $330,183,600 The Lego Movie ($468,060,692)
1 The Lego Movie (2014) $468,060,692
2 The Second Part (2019) $192,306,508
The Lego Batman Movie (2017) $311,950,384
The Lego Ninjago Movie (2017) $123,081,555

See also

Per decade

Notes

  1. ^ Inflation adjustment is carried out using the International Monetary Fund's global Consumer price index.[3] The index is uniformly applied to the grosses in the chart published by Guinness World Records in 2014, beginning with the 2014 index. The figures in the above chart take into account inflation that occurred in 2014, and in every available year since then, with 2016 the most recent year available.
  2. ^ a b c d Disney, which produced The Lion King (2019), considered the film to be live-action despite most of the film (aside from its opening shot) being photorealistic animated.[5] Others, such as the Hollywood Foreign Press Association (presenter of the Golden Globe Awards), deemed it to be animated based on specified criteria.[6]
  3. ^ a b c d Box Office Mojo stopped updating its main total for Frozen in August 2014, while it was still in release. The total listed here incorporates subsequent earnings in Japan, Nigeria, Spain, the United Kingdom and Germany up to the end of 2015, but omits earnings in Turkey, Iceland, Brazil, and Australia (2016) which amount to a few hundred thousand dollars. The total is rounded to $1 million to compensate for the numerical inaccuracy.
  4. ^ Snow White earned $8.5 million in gross rental upon its initial release, in the process becoming the highest-grossing sound film. The gross rental is the distributor's share of the box-office gross and was more commonly reported than the exhibition gross up to the 1970s.
  5. ^ It is possible Aladdin never took the record. Aladdin's release (1992–93) coincided with a Snow White reissue, and it is possible that Snow White ended up grossing more. Snow White had grossed a total of $330 million up to 1987, and then added a further $88 million in North America from its 1987 and 1993 reissues; it is unknown how much Snow White made from these reissues outside of North America, but if the foreign gross matched or exceeded the North American gross then Snow White would have earned more.
  1. ^ Ne Zha Gross
    • China – $723,650,000[11]
    • United States, United Kingdom, Australia, New Zealand, and Vietnam – $6,307,704[12]
  2. ^ Ne Zha Gross
    • China – $723,650,000[11]
    • United States, United Kingdom, Australia, New Zealand, and Vietnam – $6,307,704[12]

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    Total as of June 8, 2014: £39,090,985
    Total as of November 30, 2014: £40,960,083 ($1 = £0.63866)
    Total as of December 7, 2014: £41,087,765 ($1 = £0.64136)
    Total as of December 14, 2014: £41,170,608 ($1 = £0.636)
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    Total as of October 18, 2015: €42,526,744
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§ Franchise and series sources

  • "Franchise Index". Box Office Mojo. Archived from the original on January 2, 2013. Retrieved January 3, 2013.
  • Angry Birds
    • "Angry Birds – Worldwide (Unadjusted)". Box Office Mojo. Archived from the original on August 29, 2019. Retrieved September 22, 2019.
  • The Boss Baby
    • "The Boss Baby (2017)". Box Office Mojo. Archived from the original on 2021-02-09. Retrieved 2021-08-23.
    • "The Boss Baby: Family Business (2021)". Box Office Mojo. Archived from the original on 2021-07-11. Retrieved 2021-08-23.
  • The Care Bears Movie
    • Adilman, Sid (April 5, 1987). "Nelvana taking its dream to the screen: Company has overcome $4 million hurdle to become one of Canada's top producers of movies and TV series". Toronto Star. p. E.1. Archived from the original on January 31, 2013. Retrieved October 21, 2010. Among [Nelvana's] credits are: ... * The animated Care Bears movies whose third romp, The Care Bears' Adventure In Wonderland!, will be released in August. The first Care Bears movie, made for $3.5 million, took in $25 million at the box office and the second one grossed $12 million.
    • Beck, Jerry (2005). The Animated Movie Guide. Chicago Reader Press. ISBN 1-55652-591-5.
    • Canby, Vincent (March 21, 1986). "Screen: Care Bears in a Sequel". The New York Times. Archived from the original on December 24, 2013. Retrieved June 17, 2010.
    • Daniell, Tina (April 24, 1985). "Care Bear market is looking bullish". The Milwaukee Journal. p. 7 (Part 3). Retrieved August 12, 2010 – via Google News Archive.[permanent dead link]
    • Engelhardt, Tom (1986). "Children's Television: The Shortcake Strategy". In Gitlin, Todd (ed.). Watching Television: A Pantheon Guide to Popular Culture. Pantheon Books (Random House). pp. 82–83. ISBN 0-394-74651-1.
    • Foley, Doug (December 1, 2003). "Hamilton native animates the movies with passion". The Hamilton Spectator. p. G.09. Archived from the original on March 7, 2016. Retrieved October 20, 2010. [Brewster] ended up in Toronto at Leach and Rankin, an animation firm, and working on The Care Bears Movie [which] cost about $2 million to make and made more than $20 million at the box office.
    • Harmetz, Aljean (May 1, 1985). "Video alters economics of movie animation". The New York Times. p. C19. Archived from the original on September 28, 2013. Retrieved October 18, 2010. How animated films will do theatrically in 1986 and 1987 when theaters will be crowded with them is open to question. However, the $4 million The Care Bears Movie, which uses upscale television animation, has been a surprise success. 'To the 2- to 7-year-old, the Care Bears are like Redford and Streisand,' said Samuel Goldwyn Jr., who picked up the movie for distribution after it was turned down by most major studios.
    • Lerch, Renate (February 9, 1988). "Nelvana finds reel success in animated films". The Financial Post. p. 17. The first [Care Bears] movie, released in 1985, grossed $25 million at the box office. Its $3.5-million budget was financed by American Greetings in partnership with Kenner-Parker Toys Inc. of Beverly, Mass. The Americans also funded the sequel, which brought in $12 million. Nelvana financed the third movie itself and it has so far grossed $6 million.
    • Salamon, Julie (April 16, 1985). "At the Movies: Care Bears Hit It Big, Onscreen and Off". The Wall Street Journal. p. 32 (W)/28 (E).
    • Solomon, Charles (July 27, 1986). "Movies of the 1980s: Animation—Mice Dreams". Los Angeles Times. p. Calendar 5. Archived from the original on November 3, 2012. Retrieved October 20, 2010.
    • Stewart, James B. (2005). "The Wonderful World of Disney". DisneyWar. Simon & Schuster. p. 70. ISBN 0-684-80993-1.
    • Stoffman, Daniel (2002). The Nelvana Story: Thirty Animated Years. Nelvana Publishing Limited/Kids Can Press. ISBN 1-894786-00-9.
    • Thomas, Bob (November 21, 1986). "Theater owners bringing back matinees aimed at youngsters". Houston Chronicle. Associated Press (AP). p. 6.
    • Walmsley, Ann (May 27, 1985). "A bearish movie with bullish results". Maclean's: 54. Archived from the original on June 10, 2021. Retrieved June 10, 2021.
  • Cars
    • "Cars – Worldwide (Unadjusted)". Box Office Mojo. Archived from the original on November 17, 2015. Retrieved June 21, 2017.
  • The Croods
    • "The Croods (2013)". Box Office Mojo. Archived from the original on 2021-02-09. Retrieved 2021-08-23.
    • "The Croods: A New Age (2020)". Box Office Mojo. Archived from the original on 2021-11-09. Retrieved 2021-08-23.
  • Detective Conan / Case Closed
    • 2000 film: 漫画動画宣伝貼札芸術 : 日本の映画館から飛び出した傑作や代表作の数々: Japan's Movie House Masterpieces. DH Publishing Inc. 2003. p. 39. ISBN 978-0-9723124-4-8. Archived from the original on 2023-04-10. Retrieved 2021-08-18.
    • 2001 film: 漫画動画宣伝貼札芸術 : 日本の映画館から飛び出した傑作や代表作の数々: Japan's Movie House Masterpieces. DH Publishing Inc. 2003. p. 39. ISBN 978-0-9723124-4-8. Archived from the original on 2023-04-10. Retrieved 2021-08-18.
    • 2002 film: "Detective Conan: The Phantom of Baker Street (2002)". Box Office Mojo. Archived from the original on 2021-11-08. Retrieved 2021-08-05.
    • 2003 film: "Detective Conan: Crossroad in the Ancient Capital (2003)". Box Office Mojo. Archived from the original on 2021-08-05. Retrieved 2021-08-05.
    • 2004 film: "Detective Conan: Magician of the Silver Sky (2004)". Box Office Mojo. Archived from the original on 2021-08-05. Retrieved 2021-08-05.
    • 2005 film: "Detective Conan: Strategy Above the Depths (2005)". Box Office Mojo. Archived from the original on 2020-10-11. Retrieved 2021-08-05.
    • 2006 film: "Detective Conan: The Private Eyes' Requiem (2006)". Box Office Mojo. Archived from the original on 2021-08-05. Retrieved 2021-08-05.
    • 2007 film: "Detective Conan: Jolly Roger in the Deep Azure (2007)". Box Office Mojo. Archived from the original on 2021-08-05. Retrieved 2021-08-05.
    • 2008 film: "Detective Conan: Full Score of Fear (2008)". Box Office Mojo. Archived from the original on 2020-10-08. Retrieved 2021-08-05.
    • 2009 film: "Detective Conan: The Raven Chaser (2009)". Box Office Mojo. Archived from the original on 2021-08-05. Retrieved 2021-08-05.
    • 2010 film: "Detective Conan: The Lost Ship in the Sky (2010)". Box Office Mojo. Archived from the original on 2021-08-05. Retrieved 2021-08-05.
    • 2011 film: "Detective Conan: Quarter of Silence (2011)". Box Office Mojo. Archived from the original on 2021-08-05. Retrieved 2021-08-05.
    • 2012 film: "Detective Conan: The Eleventh Striker (2012)". Box Office Mojo. Archived from the original on 2021-08-05. Retrieved 2021-08-05.
    • 2013 film: "Detective Conan: Private Eye in the Distant Sea (2013)". Box Office Mojo. Archived from the original on 2021-08-05. Retrieved 2021-08-05.
    • 2014 film: "Detective Conan: The Sniper from Another Dimension (2014)". Box Office Mojo. Archived from the original on 2021-08-05. Retrieved 2021-08-05.
    • 2015 film: "Detective Conan: Sunflowers of Inferno (2015)". Box Office Mojo. Archived from the original on 2021-08-05. Retrieved 2021-08-05.
    • 2016 film: "Meitantei Konan: Junkoku no naitomea (2016)". The Numbers. Archived from the original on 2021-06-02. Retrieved 2021-08-05.
    • 2017 film: "Detective Conan: Crimson Love Letter (2017)". Box Office Mojo. Archived from the original on 2020-10-08. Retrieved 2021-08-05.
    • 2018 film: "Detective Conan: Zero the Enforcer (2018)". Box Office Mojo. Archived from the original on 2021-06-25. Retrieved 2021-08-05.
    • 2019 film: "Detective Conan: Fist of Blue Sapphire (2019)". Box Office Mojo. Archived from the original on 2021-01-27. Retrieved 2021-08-05.
    • 2021 film: "Detective Conan: The Scarlet Bullet (2021)". Box Office Mojo. Archived from the original on 2021-08-10. Retrieved 2021-08-05.
    • Lupin III vs. Detective Conan: "Lupin III vs. Detective Conan: The Movie". Box Office Mojo. Archived from the original on 2021-07-09. Retrieved 2021-07-30.
  • Cloudy with a Chance of Meatballs
    • "Cloudy with a Chance of Meatballs – Worldwide (Unadjusted)". Box Office Mojo. Archived from the original on October 30, 2017. Retrieved October 29, 2017.
  • Despicable Me
    • "Despicable Me – Worldwide (Unadjusted)". Box Office Mojo. Archived from the original on December 31, 2017. Retrieved July 3, 2017.
  • Doraemon
    • Franchise total:
      • Thomas, Russell (2020-02-01). "Back to the future: The world celebrates the 50th anniversary of Doraemon". The Japan Times. Archived from the original on 2020-02-02. Retrieved 2022-01-23.
    • Original series:
      • 1989 film: "Doraemon: Nobita and the Birth of Japan (1989)". Box Office Mojo. Archived from the original on 2021-08-09. Retrieved 2021-08-09.
      • 2000 film: 漫画動画宣伝貼札芸術 : 日本の映画館から飛び出した傑作や代表作の数々: Japan's Movie House Masterpieces. DH Publishing Inc. 2003. p. 39. ISBN 978-0-9723124-4-8. Archived from the original on 2023-04-10. Retrieved 2021-08-18.
      • 2001 film: 漫画動画宣伝貼札芸術 : 日本の映画館から飛び出した傑作や代表作の数々: Japan's Movie House Masterpieces. DH Publishing Inc. 2003. p. 39. ISBN 978-0-9723124-4-8. Archived from the original on 2023-04-10. Retrieved 2021-08-18.
      • 2002 film: "Doraemon: Nobita and the Robot Kingdom (2002)". Box Office Mojo. Archived from the original on 2022-04-16. Retrieved 2021-08-09.
      • 2003 film: "Doraemon: Nobita and the Wind Wizard (2003)". Box Office Mojo. Archived from the original on 2020-10-07. Retrieved 2021-08-09.
      • 2004 film: "Doraemon: Nobita in the Wan-Nyan Spacetime Odyssey (2004)". Box Office Mojo. Archived from the original on 2020-10-09. Retrieved 2021-08-09.
    • New Generation:
      • 2006 film: "Doraemon the Movie: Nobita's Dinosaur (2006)". Box Office Mojo. Archived from the original on 2022-06-05. Retrieved 2021-08-10.
      • 2007 film: "Doraemon the Movie: Nobita's New Great Adventure into the Underworld (2007)". Box Office Mojo. Archived from the original on 2021-08-10. Retrieved 2021-08-10.
      • 2008 film: "Doraemon the Movie: Nobita and the Green Giant Legend (2008)". Box Office Mojo. Archived from the original on 2021-08-10. Retrieved 2021-08-10.
      • 2009 film: "Doraemon the Movie: The New Records of Nobita's Spaceblazer (2009)". Box Office Mojo. Archived from the original on 2022-04-17. Retrieved 2021-08-10.
      • 2010 film: "Doraemon The Movie: Nobita's Great Battle of the Mermaid King (2010)". Box Office Mojo. Archived from the original on 2021-08-10. Retrieved 2021-08-10.
      • 2011 film: "Doraemon: Nobita and the New Steel Troops: ~Winged Angels~ (2011)". Box Office Mojo. Archived from the original on 2021-08-10. Retrieved 2021-08-10.
      • 2012 film: "Doraemon: Nobita and the Island of Miracles ~Animal Adventure~ (2012)". Box Office Mojo. Archived from the original on 2021-08-12. Retrieved 2021-08-10.
      • 2013 film: "Doraemon: Nobita's Secret Gadget Museum (2013)". Box Office Mojo. Archived from the original on 2021-08-10. Retrieved 2021-08-10.
      • 2014 film: "Japanese Box Office, April 26–27". Anime News Network. 2014-05-05. Archived from the original on 2021-11-26. Retrieved 2021-08-10. Eiga Doraemon: Shin Nobita no Daimakyō - Peko to 5-nin no Tankentai (Doraemon the Movie: New Nobita's Great Demon ~Peko and the Exploration Party of Five~ fell from #7 to No. 12 on Box Office Mojo's chart in its eighth weekend and earned 21,972,680 yen (US$214,914) on 337 screens for a new total of 3,419,638,380 yen (US$33,447,483).
      • 2015 film: "Doraemon: Nobita and the Space Heroes (2015)". Box Office Mojo. Archived from the original on 2020-10-08. Retrieved 2021-08-10.
      • 2016 film: "Doraemon the Movie: Nobita and the Birth of Japan (2016)". Box Office Mojo. Archived from the original on 2021-08-10. Retrieved 2021-08-10.
      • 2017 film: "Doraemon: Great Adventure in the Antarctic Kachi Kochi (2017)". Box Office Mojo. Archived from the original on 2021-07-09. Retrieved 2021-08-10.
      • 2018 film: "Doraemon the Movie: Nobita's Treasure Island (2018)". Box Office Mojo. Archived from the original on 2021-07-11. Retrieved 2021-08-10.
      • 2019 film: "Eiga Doraemon: Nobita no getsumen tansaki (2019)". Box Office Mojo. Archived from the original on 2021-08-10. Retrieved 2021-08-10.
      • 2020 film: "Doraemon the Movie: Nobita's New Dinosaur (2020)". Box Office Mojo. Archived from the original on 2021-08-10. Retrieved 2021-08-10.
    • Stand by Me Doraemon:
      • "Stand by Me Doraemon (2014)". Box Office Mojo. Archived from the original on 2021-10-30. Retrieved 2021-08-10.
      • "Stand by Me Doraemon 2 (2020)". Box Office Mojo. Archived from the original on 2022-02-13. Retrieved 2021-08-10.
  • Dragon Ball
    • "Dragon Ball Super: Broly". Box Office Mojo. Archived from the original on 2021-08-10. Retrieved 2021-08-04.
    • "Dragon Ball Z: Resurrection "F"". Box Office Mojo. Archived from the original on 2021-08-04. Retrieved 2021-08-04.
    • "Dragon Ball Z: Battle of Gods". Box Office Mojo. Archived from the original on 2022-01-09. Retrieved 2021-08-04.
    • "Dragon Ball: Mystical Adventure". Box Office Mojo. Archived from the original on 2021-08-04. Retrieved 2021-08-04.
    • "Dragon Ball Z: The World's Strongest". Box Office Mojo. Archived from the original on 2021-06-28. Retrieved 2021-08-04.
    • "Dragon Ball Z: Broly - The Legendary Super Saiyan". Box Office Mojo. Archived from the original on 2021-08-04. Retrieved 2021-08-04.
    • "Dragon Ball Z: Bardock - The Father of Goku/Dragon Ball Z: Fusion Reborn". Box Office Mojo. Archived from the original on 2021-08-04. Retrieved 2021-08-04.
  • Finding Nemo
    • "Finding Nemo – Worldwide (Unadjusted)". Box Office Mojo. Archived from the original on September 8, 2017. Retrieved October 12, 2010.
  • Happy Feet
    • "Happy Feet (2006)". Box Office Mojo. Archived from the original on 2021-08-18. Retrieved 2021-08-18.
    • "Happy Feet Two (2011)". Box Office Mojo. Archived from the original on 2021-08-18. Retrieved 2021-08-18.
  • Hotel Transylvania
    • "Hotel Transylvania – Worldwide (Unadjusted)". Box Office Mojo. Archived from the original on June 6, 2016. Retrieved March 13, 2016.
  • How to Train Your Dragon
    • "How to Train Your Dragon – Worldwide (Unadjusted)". Box Office Mojo. Archived from the original on July 7, 2019. Retrieved June 2, 2013.
  • Ice Age
    • "Ice Age – Worldwide (Unadjusted)". Box Office Mojo. Archived from the original on September 26, 2012. Retrieved June 2, 2013.
  • The Incredibles
    • "The Incredibles – Worldwide (Unadjusted)". Box Office Mojo. Archived from the original on June 17, 2018. Retrieved June 17, 2018.
  • The Jungle Book
    • "The Jungle Book (1967)". Box Office Mojo. Archived from the original on December 17, 2008. Retrieved August 22, 2017.
    • "The Jungle Book 2 (2003)". Box Office Mojo. Archived from the original on September 24, 2015. Retrieved August 22, 2017.
  • Kung Fu Panda
    • "Kung Fu Panda – Worldwide (Unadjusted)". Box Office Mojo. Archived from the original on May 1, 2016. Retrieved May 1, 2016.
  • Lego
    • "LEGO – Worldwide (Unadjusted)". Box Office Mojo. Archived from the original on March 12, 2017. Retrieved March 10, 2017.
  • The Lion King
    • "The Lion King (1994)". Box Office Mojo. Archived from the original on May 17, 2009. Retrieved July 19, 2019.
    • "The Lion King (2019)". Box Office Mojo. Archived from the original on August 1, 2019. Retrieved July 19, 2019.
  • Madagascar
    • "Madagascar – Worldwide (Unadjusted)". Box Office Mojo. Archived from the original on July 12, 2019. Retrieved May 1, 2016.
  • Monsters, Inc.
    • "Monsters, Inc. – Worldwide (Unadjusted)". Box Office Mojo. Archived from the original on October 30, 2017. Retrieved October 29, 2017.
  • Planes
    • "Planes – Worldwide (Unadjusted)". Box Office Mojo. Archived from the original on May 21, 2019. Retrieved July 26, 2019.
  • Pokémon
    • 1998 film: "Pokemon: The First Movie (1999)". JP's Box-Office. Archived from the original on August 30, 2019. Retrieved February 13, 2019.
    • 1999 film: "Pokémon the Movie 2000 (1999)". Box Office Mojo. Archived from the original on 2020-10-08. Retrieved 2021-08-09.
    • 2000 film: "Pokémon 3 the Movie: Spell of the Unown (2000)". Box Office Mojo. Archived from the original on 2021-08-09. Retrieved 2021-08-09.
    • 2001 film: "Pokemon 4Ever: Celebi - Voice of the Forest (2001)". Box Office Mojo. Archived from the original on 2021-08-09. Retrieved 2021-08-09.
    • 2002 film: "Pokémon Heroes (2002)". Box Office Mojo. Archived from the original on 2021-08-09. Retrieved 2021-08-09.
    • 2003 film: "Pokémon: Jirachi - Wish Maker (2003)". Box Office Mojo. Archived from the original on 2021-08-09. Retrieved 2021-08-09.
    • 2004 film: "Pokémon the Movie: Destiny Deoxys (2004)". Box Office Mojo. Archived from the original on 2021-08-09. Retrieved 2021-08-09.
    • 2005 film: "Pokémon: Lucario and the Mystery of Mew (2005)". Box Office Mojo. Archived from the original on 2021-08-09. Retrieved 2021-08-09.
    • 2006 film: "Pokémon Ranger and the Temple of the Sea (2006)". Box Office Mojo. Archived from the original on 2021-08-09. Retrieved 2021-08-09.
    • 2007 film: "Pokémon: The Rise of Darkrai (2007)". Box Office Mojo. Archived from the original on 2021-08-09. Retrieved 2021-08-09.
    • 2008 film: "Pokémon: Giratina and the Sky Warrior (2008)". Box Office Mojo. Archived from the original on 2021-02-08. Retrieved 2021-08-09.
    • 2009 film: "Pokémon: Arceus and the Jewel of Life (2009)". Box Office Mojo. Archived from the original on 2021-08-12. Retrieved 2021-08-09.
    • 2010 film: "Pokémon: Zoroark: Master of Illusions (2010)". Box Office Mojo. Archived from the original on 2021-08-11. Retrieved 2021-08-09.
    • 2011 film: "Top Anime Movies at Japanese Box Office: 2011". Anime News Network. 2012-01-03. Archived from the original on 2021-04-30. Retrieved 2021-08-09.
    • 2012 film: "Japanese Box Office, September 8–9". Anime News Network. 2012-09-17. Archived from the original on 2022-02-01. Retrieved 2021-08-09. Gekijōban Pocket Monster Best Wishes! Kyurem Vs Seikenshi Keldeo fell from No. 11 to No. 14 on Box Office Mojo's chart in its ninth weekend. The film features the new legendary Pokémon, Keldeo. Kunihiko Yuyama returned to direct the film after directing most of the previous films and The Slayers films. The film earned US$291,480 on 357 screens for a new total of US$44,057,737.
    • 2013 film: "Japanese Box Office, September 7–8". Anime News Network. 2013-09-16. Archived from the original on 2021-08-09. Retrieved 2021-08-09. The Pokémon the Movie: ExtremeSpeed Genesect film fell from #13 to No. 15 on Box Office Mojo's chart in its ninth weekend. Kunihiko Yuyama's feature film is billed as the final chapter of Pocket Monsters: Best Wishes! (Pokemon: Black and White!). It features a confrontation between the legendary Pokémon ExtremeSpeed Red Genesect and Mewtwo, who returns in this installment in an alternate form. The film earned 22,971,203 yen (US$232,560) on 345 screens for a new total of 3,062,219,686 yen (US$31,001,912).
    • 2014 film: "Pokémon the Movie: Diancie and the Cocoon of Destruction (2014)". Box Office Mojo. Archived from the original on 2021-08-09. Retrieved 2021-08-09.
    • 2015 film: "Pokémon the Movie: Hoopa and the Clash of Ages (2015)". Box Office Mojo. Archived from the original on 2021-08-09. Retrieved 2021-08-09.
    • 2016 film: "Pokémon the Movie: Volcanion and the Mechanical Marvel (2016)". Box Office Mojo. Archived from the original on 2020-10-07. Retrieved 2021-08-09.
    • 2017 film: "Pokémon the Movie: I Choose You! (2017)". Box Office Mojo. Archived from the original on 2021-08-09. Retrieved 2021-08-09.
    • 2018 film: "Pokémon the Movie: The Power of Us (2018)". Box Office Mojo. Archived from the original on 2021-08-09. Retrieved 2021-08-09.
    • 2019 film: "Pokémon: Mewtwo Strikes Back - Evolution (2019)". Box Office Mojo. Archived from the original on 2021-08-09. Retrieved 2021-08-09.
    • 2020 film: "Pokémon the Movie: Secrets of the Jungle (2020)". Box Office Mojo. Archived from the original on 2021-08-03. Retrieved 2021-08-09.
  • Rio
    • "Rio – Worldwide (Unadjusted)". Box Office Mojo. Archived from the original on October 30, 2017. Retrieved October 29, 2017.
  • The Secret Life of Pets
    • "The Secret Life of Pets – Worldwide (Unadjusted)". Box Office Mojo. Archived from the original on July 7, 2019. Retrieved May 26, 2019.
  • Shrek
    • "Shrek – Worldwide (Unadjusted)". Box Office Mojo. Archived from the original on September 9, 2014. Retrieved June 2, 2013.
  • Toy Story
    • "Toy Story – Worldwide (Unadjusted)". Box Office Mojo. Archived from the original on April 2, 2019. Retrieved June 2, 2013.
    • "Toy Story (3D)". Box Office Mojo. Retrieved June 2, 2013.
    • "Toy Story 2 (3D)". Box Office Mojo. Archived from the original on September 13, 2017. Retrieved June 2, 2013.
  • Wreck-It Ralph
    • "Wreck-It Ralph – Worldwide (Unadjusted)". Box Office Mojo. Archived from the original on November 22, 2018. Retrieved November 21, 2018.
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