10 Best Animated Movies For Kids


Animated movies are fun to watch. They come in different genres and are especially popular with children. Whether you want to watch a comedy, an adventure movie, or just a drama, animated movies have it all. Over the years, animated films have been rated on par with other forms of cinema and have had large audiences. Animated films these days attract a good crowd and are loved by children and adults alike. However, animated movies are usually the staple for kids.

In this education Rise of Kashmir sub-editor Irfan Mehraj lists some of the best animated movies kids can watch and enjoy this winter. The movies on the list are the most popular and are easily accessible.


Frozen is a Disney production film considered one of the best animated films of all time. The film captivated audiences around the world. The story revolves around two sisters Anna and Elsa who are two opposite characters. Elsa is a snow queen cursed to turn anyone and anything into ice and she hides from the world. While the outgoing Anna longs to meet new people and is adventurous and opens the doors to their mostly closed kingdom of Arendelle. When Elsa freezes Arendelle, she flees to the mountains. Anna pursues her with an eccentric and loyal team of snowman Olaf, mountaineer Kristoff and an adorable reindeer. What’s particularly wonderful about this story is the soundtrack. Kids will love every song in the movie.

The Lion King

The Lion King is another very popular Disney production. The story revolves around the young lion cub Simba who wants to follow in the footsteps of his father king of the jungle. However, things don’t go the way Samba wants. When his father dies in a stampede, Simba is brought into a situation where he must battle his evil uncle Scar and take back his rightful kingdom. The storyline makes the viewing unforgettable. Other characters from the movie will be loved by children like the meerkat Timon and the warthog Pumbaa. They are delicious and fun and enjoyable to watch. The film also has some good songs. Children should not miss The Lion King at any price.

happy feet

The movie is a musical comedy animation released in 2006 and since its release has been loved by almost everyone be it kids or adults. The story follows a young penguin named Mumble, who is an emperor penguin with a sweet life in Antarctica. Mumble, however, has a problem. He can’t sing. While all the other penguins can woo a mate with their melodic singing voices, Mumble can’t hold a melody. But Mumble has another talent: her cheerful feet. He can tap dance and the kids will love watching that. Happy Feet is a charming film and teaches us how people crave love and acceptance in order to be happy and feel good about themselves.

toy story

Since the release of the first Toy Story installment in 1994, Toy Story has become a worldwide franchise loved by children. The first of the Toy Story films introduces children to young Andy and his beloved toys. There’s a funny T-Rex, Woody the sheriff and a sausage dog, Slinky. On his birthday, Andy gets a whimsical new toy in the form of astronaut Buzz Lightyear. This makes Andy’s old favorite toy a little jealous. What follows is a fun and engaging story about how the toys must band together to save Buzz and stay with Andy as his family moves to a new home.

Peter Pan

Peter Ban is another Disney movie. It is based on the classic book by JM Barrie, the animated film has been adapted into many theatrical feature films. the film is simply about children who never want to grow up. The story revolves around Peter Pan, who is one of those children who doesn’t want to grow up. One night, Pan flies to the Darling family’s London apartment, where Wendy and her two brothers reside. He and his fairy friend, Tinkerbell, bring the children back with them to Neverland, a place where children never have to grow up. It’s in Neverland where they meet mermaids, the Lost Boys, Princess Tiger Lily and their adventure is to conquer and defeat Captain Hook.


Ratatouille is Disney’s most beloved animated film. The film revolves around a Parisian rat Remy who loves to eat. However, Remy is different. Unlike all the other rats in his pack, he doesn’t eat just anything. Remy is very picky about his food and dreams of becoming a celebrity chef. Luckily, he ends up in a sewer directly under one of the city’s top-rated restaurants. It is in the sewers that he meets Alfredo and together, as a team, they begin to achieve their dreams and aspirations. The movie is great fun to watch and will be loved by kids who want to see this quirky rat and his dreams and ambitions.


Another Disney animated movie, Aladdin is a must-watch movie for kids who want to watch an exotic tale. The story revolves around Aladdin, who steals food so he and his monkey buddy, Abu, can survive. One fine day, Aladdin discovers a magic lamp, and when a genie appears and offers him three wishes, his life is changed forever. The whole new world begins for Aladdin and the children will ask if he will finally make the beautiful Princess Jasmine fall in love with him? Where will evil Jafer reach him? These questions begin an adventure tale about love and loyalty. This is a must-have watch for any child.


Shrek is a fun animated movie. Kids will love it. The story is filled with edgy humor (and lots of pot). The film follows the journey of the ogre Shrek to rescue his swampy home and all of his fairy tale friends, and to rescue Princess Fiona. It’s filled with fun moments and has a really good cast and people, kids and adults alike, are going to love this movie. Released in 2001, it is a computer-animated comedy. The film is very popular among children all over the world.

The Lego Movie

The Lego Movie is a 2014 computer-animated comedy adventure written and directed by Phil Lord and Christopher Miller. The story is about Emmet, who is a generic Lego minifigure who always does what he’s told. The story gets interesting when one day he is mistaken for a “special” Lego and finds himself on the adventure of a lifetime and a quest to foil an evil tyrant’s plot to rule the world. The movie is full of laugh jokes and makes this a great movie to watch with the family. Everyone loved the song “Everything is Awesome” from the movie. This is a film that children will enjoy watching as a family.

The world of Nemo

Finding Nemo is a 2003 American computer-animated adventure film produced by Pixar Animation Studios and released by Walt Disney Pictures. The story revolves around the adorable and naive Nemo, a young clownfish who yearns to explore the world beyond his shell. However, when he swims too far from his father, Marlin, and is captured by a diver, Marlin must embark on a desperate search to find his son. This is where the adventure begins. During this adventure, Nemo must dodge the attack of a shark and other dangers. He meets an adorable and humorous blue fish named Dory, who suffers from short-term memory loss. Finding Nemo is an adventurous yet funny film that will appeal to children from all walks of life.


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