2d animation movies and TV shows

The list contains the best, new and most relevant 2d animation movies ordered by relevance. The recommendation service has sorted out humorous, feel good, semi serious, light, captivating and exciting films and TV shows about / with 2d animation, adventure, family, friendship, imaginary, escapades, friends, magic, youth and surrealism plots mostly in Animation, Family and Comedy genres shot in USA, Japan, Canada and other countries.
2d animation
2d animation movies
TOP 10 movies tagged as 2d animation: The Swan Princess (1994), Guava Island (2019), Space Jam (1996), When the Wind Blows (1986), Hilda (2018), Monster High: 13 Wishes (2013), We're Back! A Dinosaur's Story (1993), Missing Link (2019), Over the Garden Wall (2014), Return to Treasure Island (1989).

List of 2d animation movies

The Swan Princess (1994)
Genre: Animation, Comedy, Family, Fantasy, Musical, Romance
Country: USA
Duration: 90 min.
Story: The beautiful princess Odette is transformed into a swan by an evil sorcerer's spell. Held captive at an enchanted lake, she befriends Jean-Bob the frog, Speed the turtle and Puffin the bird. Despite their struggle to keep the princess safe, ...
Style: fairy tale, feel good, sweet, romantic, light ...
Audience: kids, family outing, preschoolers
Plot: princess, curses spells and rituals, swan, rescue, love, 2d animation, spell, transformation, evil sorcerer, magic, kingdom, lake ...
Time: 90s
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Guava Island (2019)
Genre: Comedy, Drama, Music, Musical, Thriller
Country: USA
Duration: 55 min.
Story: Deni Maroon, a musician and dock worker is determined to pull off a music festival against the interests of the local factory owner.
Style: captivating, humorous, light, scenic, colourful ...
Plot: musician, music festival, 2d animation, boyfriend girlfriend relationship, singing, tropical island, death of protagonist, african american, folk hero, romance, outlaw gang, job ...
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Space Jam (1996)
Genre: Animation, Adventure, Comedy, Family, Fantasy, Sci-Fi, Sport
Country: USA
Duration: 88 min.
Story: In a desperate attempt to win a basketball match and earn their freedom, the Looney Tunes seek the aid of retired basketball champion, Michael Jordan.
Style: humorous, feel good, entertaining, satirical, light ...
Audience: family outing, kids, teens, pre-teens, preschoolers
Plot: basketball, goofy hero, adventure, alien, imaginary, unlikely partners, outer space, disorder, contests and competitions, good versus evil, save the day, underdog ...
Time: 90s, 20th century, year 1973, year 1995, 1990s ...
Place: mcdonald's restaurant, north carolina
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When the Wind Blows (1986)
Genre: Animation, Comedy, Drama, War
Country: UK
Duration: 84 min.
Story: With the help of government-issued pamphlets, an elderly British couple build a shelter and prepare for an impending nuclear attack, unaware that times and the nature of war have changed from their romantic memories of World War II
Style: touching, realistic, bleak, serious, gloomy ...
Plot: cold war, countryside, nuclear threat, english countryside, nuclear holocaust, war, chaos, bomb shelter, 2d animation, insurance, nuclear war, radiation sickness ...
Time: 20th century, 80s
Place: england, europe
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My Little Pony: Friendship Is Magic (2010)
Genre: Animation, Adventure, Comedy, Drama, Family, Fantasy, Musical, Sci-Fi
Country: USA, Canada
Duration: 22 min.
Story: "Get your muzzle out of those books and make some friends!" That's what Princess Celestia tells Twilight Sparkle. She may be the smartest unicorn in Equestria, but Twilight Sparkle gets an "incomplete" in friendship. ...
Style: feel good, humorous, semi serious
Audience: kids, family outing, preschoolers
Plot: friendship, pony, princess, imaginary kingdom, adventure, magical, unicorn, magic, horse, escapades, imaginary, friends ...
Time: 2010s, 19th century, 20th century
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Hilda (2018)
Genre: Animation, Adventure, Comedy, Family, Fantasy
Country: UK, Canada, USA
Duration: 24 min.
Story: Fearless, free-spirited Hilda finds new friends, adventure and magical creatures when she leaves her enchanted forest home and journeys to the city.
Style: fairy tale, captivating, sweet, funny, light
Audience: kids
Plot: child protagonist, female protagonist, magical creature, mythical creature, mother daughter relationship, troll, giant creature, magic, blue hair, 2d animation, adventure, travel ...
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Monster High: 13 Wishes (2013)
Genre: Animation
Country: USA
Duration: 73 min.
Story: It’s a new school year at Monster High™, and the little sister of Clawdeen Wolf™, Howleen, is determined to be more fangtastic than ever. Her dream of popularity turns out to be easier than anyone imagined when she stumbles upon a genie named ...
Style: humorous, serious, entertaining, captivating, semi serious ...
Audience: girls' night, pre-teens
Plot: friendship, wish come true, high school, supernatural, genie, youth, supernatural ability, mutant, curses spells and rituals, witchcraft, magical power, magic ...
Time: 21st century, contemporary
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We're Back! A Dinosaur's Story (1993)
Genre: Animation, Adventure, Comedy, Family, Fantasy
Country: USA
Duration: 72 min.
Story: Captain New Eyes travels back in time and feeds dinosaurs his Brain Grain cereal, which makes them intelligent and non-violent. They agree to go to the Middle Future in order to grant the wishes of children in New York city. They are to meet Dr. ...
Style: humorous, semi serious, entertaining, captivating, scary ...
Audience: family outing, kids, teens, preschoolers, pre-teens
Plot: adventure, friendship, dinosaur, time travel, young heroes, escapades, animal life, disorder, rescue, prehistoric creature, danger, 2d animation ...
Time: 90s, prehistory, prehistoric times, prehistoric
Place: london
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Missing Link (2019)
Genre: Animation, Adventure, Comedy, Family, Fantasy
Country: USA
Duration: 93 min.
Story: The charismatic Sir Lionel Frost considers himself to be the world's foremost investigator of myths and monsters. Trouble is, none of his small-minded, high-society peers seems to recognize this. Hoping to finally gain acceptance from these ...
Style: entertaining, humorous, light, thought provoking, colourful
Audience: kids, family outing
Plot: explorer, bigfoot, sasquatch, hunting, 2d animation, adventure, escapades, journey, talking animals, legends and myths, storm, cruise ship ...
Time: 19th century, victorian england
Place: himalaya
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Over the Garden Wall (2014)
Genre: Animation, Action, Adventure, Drama, Family, Fantasy, Horror, Mystery, Thriller
Country: USA
Duration: 110 min.
Story: Two brothers find themselves lost in a mysterious land and try to find their way home.
Style: atmospheric, bleak, inspirational, enigmatic, semi serious ...
Audience: family outing, preschoolers
Plot: siblings relations, dark fantasy, imaginary, getting home, horror for children, adventure, family, forest, escapades, children, adaptation, danger ...
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Return to Treasure Island (1989)
Genre: Animation, Adventure, Comedy, Musical
Country: Soviet Union
Duration: 76 min.
Story: A USSR-made adaptation of the famous Robert Louis Stevenson's book that combines animated sequences with live action parts. This is Part 1.
Style: feel good, captivating, humorous, entertaining, dark humor
Plot: pirate, island, adaptation, treasure, uptight character, mystery, 2d animation, journey, greed, rivalry, redemption, sea ...
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Scooby-Doo! Return to Zombie Island (2019)
Genre: Animation, Adventure, Comedy, Family, Fantasy, Horror, Mystery
Country: USA
Duration: 80 min.
Story: Scooby-Doo and his pals win an all-expense paid vacation and embark on a trip of a lifetime to a tropical paradise. Their destination however, turns out to be Zombie Island. As soon as they arrive, they realize the place looks strangely familiar and ...
Style: humorous, captivating, feel good, light, not serious ...
Audience: preschoolers, kids, family outing
Plot: zombie, adventure, goofy hero, scooby doo, mystery, partners, investigation, buddies, journalism, paranormal investigation, good versus evil, cartoon dog ...
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Cars Toons (2008)
Genre: Animation, Adventure, Comedy, Family
Country: USA
Duration: 36 min.
Story: Mater the tow truck travels from country to country as he retells his infamous but unbelievable stories.
Style: humorous, exciting, stylized, feel good, semi serious ...
Audience: preschoolers, family outing, kids
Plot: friendship, buddies, car, car race, on the road, disney, hotshot hero, adventure, 2d animation, friends, respect, family ...
Time: 21st century, contemporary
Place: usa, california
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DuckTales (2017)
Genre: Animation, Action, Adventure, Comedy, Family, Fantasy, Mystery, Sci-Fi
Country: USA
Duration: 21 min.
Story: The adventures of billionaire Scrooge McDuck and his nephews Huey, Dewey and Louie, their famous uncle Donald Duck, pilot extraordinaire Launchpad, Mrs. Beakly, Webby and Roboduck. Adventures and hidden treasures are everywhere, in their hometown ...
Style: funny, suspense, topical humor, humorous
Audience: kids
Plot: cartoon duck, disney, billionaire, donald duck, wealth, uncle nephew relationship, kids and family, family, adventure, money, obsessive quest, villainess ...
Time: 2010s
Place: united states
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Rocko's Modern Life: Static Cling (2019)
Genre: Animation, Action, Adventure, Comedy, Family
Country: USA
Duration: 45 min.
Story: After 20 years in space, Rocko returns to a technologically advanced O-Town and makes it his mission to get his favorite show back on the air.
Plot: father son relationship, fired from the job, dog, anthropomorphic animal, 2d animation, ice cream truck, mirage, ice cream, tv reporter, hit and run, flashback, superhero ...
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Doraemon: Nobita's Chronicle of the Moon Exploration (2019)
Genre: Animation, Action, Adventure, Comedy, Family, Fantasy, Sci-Fi
Country: South Korea, Japan
Duration: 111 min.
Story: Nobita no Getsumen Tansaki is an original story centered around the Isetsu Club Member Badge gadget featured in volume 23 of the original Doraemon manga.
Plot: sword, cave, rabbit, lava, land rover, flying car, cartoon rabbit, cartoon cat, 2d animation, hologram, cat, violence ...
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Doraemon the Movie: Nobita's Treasure Island (2018)
Genre: Animation, Adventure, Comedy, Family, Fantasy, Sci-Fi
Country: South Korea, Japan, France, Hong Kong, USA, Belgium, Brazil, Mexico
Duration: 108 min.
Story: The story is based on Robert Louis Stevenson's Treasure Island novel.
Style: entertaining, light, sweet, funny
Audience: preschoolers
Plot: sea, friendship, obsessive quest, fantasy life, love of one's life, space exploration, treasure chest, abduction, pirate ship, universe, restaurant, beer ...
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Batman vs. Teenage Mutant Ninja Turtles (2019)
Genre: Animation, Action, Adventure, Comedy, Crime, Fantasy, Sci-Fi
Country: USA
Duration: 87 min.
Story: Batman, Batgirl and Robin forge an alliance with the Teenage Mutant Ninja Turtles to fight against the Turtles' sworn enemy, The Shredder, who has apparently teamed up with Ra's Al Ghul and The League of Assassins.
Style: exciting, entertaining, bleak, semi serious, atmospheric
Plot: ninja, superhero, batman, mutant, transformation, master warrior, superhero team, research laboratory, comics, super villain, katana sword, 2d animation ...
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Teen Titans GO! to the Movies (2018)
Genre: Animation, Action, Adventure, Comedy, Family, Musical, Sci-Fi
Country: USA
Duration: 84 min.
Story: When the Teen Titans go to the big screen, they go big! Teen Titans GO! to the Movies finds our egocentric, wildly satirical superheroes in their first feature film extravaganza—a fresh, gleefully clever, kid-appropriately crass and ...
Plot: teenager, superhero, teenage superhero, movie business, song, eating, friend, fictional city, 2d animation, human alien, crossover, exploding building ...
Time: 2010s
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Infinity Train (2019)
Genre: Animation, Action, Adventure, Comedy, Drama, Family, Fantasy, Mystery, Sci-Fi
Country: USA
Duration: 11 min.
Story: 13-year-old Tulip finds herself on a mysterious train with an endless number of cars, each one its own universe, and must find a way to get home.
Style: exciting, psychological, mysterious, captivating, intellectual
Audience: pre-teens
Plot: adventure, mysticism, friendship, chase, talking robot, family relations, parents and children, young heroes, train, redhead, 2d animation, robot
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My Little Pony: The Movie (2017)
Genre: Animation, Adventure, Comedy, Drama, Family, Fantasy, Musical
Country: USA, Canada
Duration: 99 min.
Story: A new dark force threatens Ponyville, and the Mane 6 – Twilight Sparkle, Applejack, Rainbow Dash, Pinkie Pie, Fluttershy and Rarity – embark on an unforgettable journey beyond Equestria where they meet new friends and exciting challenges on a ...
Style: light, funny
Audience: kids, toddlers
Plot: pony, magical, friendship, sister sister relationship, obsessive quest, magic, animals, dragon, journey, storytelling, horse, female friendship ...
Time: contemporary, 2010s, year 1937
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The Adventures of Alfred J. Quack (1989)
Genre: Animation, Adventure, Drama, Family
Country: Netherlands, Japan, West Germany
Duration: 25 min.
Story: Alfred J. Kwak is a cartoon television series based on a Dutch theatre show by Herman van Veen and was co-produced by VARA, Telecable Benelux B.V. and TV Tokyo and first shown in 1989. It consists of 52 episodes. The series characters were designed ...
Style: serious, clever, touching
Audience: family outing, preschoolers
Plot: orphan, politics, german, coming of age, treason, friendship, youth, dictatorship, injustice, society, refugees, imaginary ...
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My Neighbor Totoro (1988)
Genre: Animation, Family, Fantasy
Country: Japan
Duration: 86 min.
Story: Two sisters move to the country with their father in order to be closer to their hospitalized mother, and discover the surrounding trees are inhabited by Totoros, magical spirits of the forest. When the youngest runs away from home, the older sister ...
Style: offbeat, feel good, fairy tale, atmospheric, touching ...
Audience: kids, family outing, preschoolers
Plot: teaching the ways of the world, adventure, imaginary, siblings relations, friendship, legends and myths, parents and children, sister sister relationship, family, supernatural, magical, young heroes ...
Time: 50s, 20th century, 1950s
Place: japan, asia, tokyo
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Sesame Street (1969)
Genre: Animation, Comedy, Family, Fantasy, Music
Country: USA
Duration: 55 min.
Story: Sesame Street is a long-running American children's television series created by Joan Ganz Cooney and Lloyd Morrisett. The program is known for its educational content, and creativity communicated through the use of Jim Henson's Muppets, ...
Style: feel good, humorous, semi serious
Audience: preschoolers, kids
Plot: monster, reading, puppet, friends, friendship, social awkwardness, social differences, self esteem, birds, personal safety, family relations, environmental health ...
Time: 80s, 90s, 21st century, 20th century, contemporary ...
Place: sesame street, usa, new york
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Jetsons: The Movie (1990)
Genre: Animation, Comedy, Family, Musical, Sci-Fi
Country: USA, Taiwan
Duration: 82 min.
Story: George Jetson is forced to uproot his family when Mr. Spacely promotes him to take charge of a new factory on a distant planet.
Style: futuristic, feel good, not serious, humorous
Audience: pre-teens, family outing, kids
Plot: outer space, hopes, workplace, imaginary, parents and children, boss and employee, family life, power relations, family relations, distant planet, asteroids and comets, youth ...
Time: future, 21st century
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Victor and Valentino (2019)
Genre: Animation, Short, Adventure, Comedy, Family, Fantasy, Mystery
Country: USA
Story: Two half-brothers spend a summer with their grandma in Monte Macabre, a small and mysterious town, where the myths and legends of Latin American folklore come to life.
Plot: summer vacation, half brother, 2d animation, undead, ghost, brother brother relationship, child protagonist, summer, folklore
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The Princess and the Cobbler (1993)
Genre: Animation, Action, Adventure, Comedy, Family, Fantasy, Musical
Country: UK, USA, Canada, Taiwan, Ireland, China, Hong Kong, Thailand
Duration: 90 min.
Story: It is written among the limitless constellations of the celestial heavens, and in the depths of the emerald seas, and upon every grain of sand in the vast deserts, that the world which we see is an outward and visible dream, of an inward and ...
Style: humorous, exciting, stylized, feel good, semi serious ...
Audience: preschoolers, kids, family outing
Plot: desert, princess, witch, troubled production, cinderella story, family, young heroes, adventure, imaginary, curses spells and rituals, imaginary kingdom, heroes ...
Time: middle ages
Place: dungeon
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Adventure Time (2010)
Genre: Animation, Action, Adventure, Comedy, Family, Fantasy, Sci-Fi
Country: USA
Duration: 11 min.
Story: Told in eight parts, Islands tells the story of Finn, Jake, BMO and Susan Strong leaving Ooo and traveling across the ocean to solve the mystery of Finn's past. During their trip, they unlock secrets, encounter various creatures, make new ...
Style: humorous, exciting, captivating, feel good, sweet ...
Audience: kids, family outing, pre-teens
Plot: adventure, friends, imaginary kingdom, imaginary, young heroes, princess, escapades, adventurer, buddies, youth, creature, dog ...
Time: 2010s
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The Mouse and His Child (1977)
Genre: Animation, Adventure, Drama, Family
Country: Japan, USA
Duration: 83 min.
Story: The Mouse and his child (the two parts of a single small wind-up toy), go on a quest to become "self-winding".
Style: philosophical
Plot: rock, crow, turtle, donkey, journey, empire, theater, toy car, frozen lake, anthropomorphic animal, doll, winter ...
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Invader ZIM (2001)
Genre: Animation, Action, Adventure, Comedy, Family, Sci-Fi
Country: USA
Duration: 24 min.
Story: Invader Zim is an American animated television series created by Jhonen Vasquez. The show premiered on Nickelodeon on March 30, 2001. The series involves an extraterrestrial named Zim who originates from a planet called Irk, and his ongoing mission ...
Style: dark humor, humorous, witty, stylized, semi serious ...
Audience: kids, pre-teens, family outing, teens
Plot: adventure, paranoia, mad scientist, insanity, social misfits, escapades, fish out of water, mistaken identity, manic, misfit, disguise, rivalry ...
Time: future, 2000s
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