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, exciting, feel good, semi serious, stylized and entertaining films and TV shows about / with 2d animation, adventure, imaginary, surrealism, escapades, family, dog, magic, youth and friends plots mostly in Animation, Adventure and Family genres shot in USA, UK, Japan and other countries.
2d animation
2d animation movies
TOP 10 movies tagged as 2d animation: Space Jam (1996), We're Back! A Dinosaur's Story (1993), Return to Treasure Island (1989), Victor and Valentino (2019), The Princess and the Cobbler (1993), Adventure Time (2010), The Mouse and His Child (1977), Invader ZIM (2001), Amphibia (2019), Klaus (2019).

List of 2d animation movies

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, preschoolers, pre-teens, teens
Plot: basketball, unlikely partners, imaginary, goofy hero, outer space, disorder, good versus evil, save the day, adventure, contests and competitions, underdog, sport ...
Time: 20th century, 90s, year 1995, year 1973, year 1993 ...
Place: mcdonald's restaurant, north carolina
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We're Back! A Dinosaur's Story (1993)
Genre: Animation, Adventure, Comedy, Family, Fantasy, Musical
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, pre-teens, preschoolers
Plot: dinosaur, friendship, time travel, adventure, rescue, disorder, animal life, escapades, young heroes, prehistoric creature, danger, 2d animation ...
Time: 90s, prehistory, prehistoric times, prehistoric
Place: london
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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: captivating, humorous, feel good, entertaining, dark humor
Plot: pirate, treasure, island, adaptation, mystery, 2d animation, journey, uptight character, adventure, rivalry, greed, redemption ...
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Victor and Valentino (2019)
Genre: Animation, Adventure, Comedy, 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: 2d animation, undead, brother brother relationship, child protagonist, summer, folklore, half brother, summer vacation, ghost
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The Princess and the Cobbler (1993)
Genre: Animation, Action, Adventure, Comedy, Family, Fantasy, Musical
Country: UK, USA, Canada
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: feel good, humorous, stylized, semi serious, exciting ...
Audience: kids, preschoolers, family outing
Plot: desert, troubled production, princess, cinderella story, heroic mission, imaginary, imaginary kingdom, escapades, curses spells and rituals, young heroes, good versus evil, fish out of water ...
Time: middle ages
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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, feel good, sweet, captivating ...
Audience: kids, family outing, pre-teens
Plot: adventure, friends, imaginary, imaginary kingdom, adventurer, princess, dog, young heroes, creature, youth, escapades, buddies ...
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: deception, gangster, water, mouse, father, train, rat, toy, death, song, dog, snow ...
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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, semi serious, stylized ...
Audience: kids, pre-teens, teens, family outing
Plot: paranoia, mad scientist, disguise, insanity, social misfits, androids and robots, adventure, misfit, mistaken identity, escapades, family, manic ...
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Amphibia (2019)
Genre: Animation, Adventure, Comedy, Family, Fantasy
Country: USA
Duration: 23 min.
Story: The adventures of 13-year-old, self-centered Anne Boonchuy who is magically transported to the fictitious world of Amphibia, a rural marshland full of frog-people. With the help of an excitable young frog named Sprig, Anne will transform into a hero ...
Plot: 13 year old, magic, 2d animation, frog, island, asian american, talking animals, female protagonist, teenager, disney
Time: 2010s
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Klaus (2019)
Genre: Animation
Country: Spain
Story: A postman is posted to a frozen town in the North - where he discovers Santa Claus is hiding out.
Plot: postman, reindeer, 2d animation, north pole, cold, snow, christmas
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Close Enough (2019)
Genre: Animation, Comedy, Drama
Country: USA
Story: A surreal take on transitioning from 20-something to 30-something centering on a married couple juggling such everyday challenges as parenthood, friendship, ham theft, stripper clowns and choosing the right day care.
Style: surreal
Plot: slice of life, sitcom, surrealism, marriage, stripper, 2d animation, swearing, parenthood, man child
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The Snowman (1982)
Genre: Animation, Short, Adventure, Family, Fantasy
Country: UK
Duration: 26 min.
Story: A young boy makes a snowman one Christmas Eve, which comes to life at midnight and takes the boy on a magical adventure to the North Pole to meet Santa Claus.
Style: touching, feel good, humorous, semi serious
Audience: kids, preschoolers, family outing
Plot: imaginary kingdom, christmas, snowman, hopes, fish out of water, love and romance, adventure, disorder, heroes, misfit, youth, friendship ...
Time: 20th century
Place: england, brighton
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The Snowman and The Snowdog (2012)
Genre: Animation, Adventure, Family, Fantasy
Country: UK, Ireland
Duration: 24 min.
Story: Featuring the same charming animation style of the original, and new music by former Razorlight drummer Andy Burrows, this sequel was created to celebrate the 30th anniversary of The Snowman (1982). A family, including young Billy and his elderly ...
Style: atmospheric, serious, feel good, touching, sentimental
Audience: family outing, pre-teens
Plot: dog, snow, north pole, snowman, longing, friendship, objects come to life, friends, suburbs, adventure, imaginary kingdom, youth ...
Time: 21st century, contemporary
Place: london
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Rise of the Teenage Mutant Ninja Turtles (2018)
Genre: Animation, Action, Adventure, Comedy, Family, Fantasy
Country: USA
Duration: 22 min.
Story: Watch Raph, Leo, Donnie and Mikey's best moments as they master new powers and tackle new adventures!
Plot: superhero, ninja, turtle, mutant, teenage hero, teenager, martial arts, 2d animation, anthropomorphic animal
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We're Going on a Bear Hunt (2016)
Genre: Animation, Adventure, Family
Country: UK
Duration: 30 min.
Story: Based on the book by Children's book author Michael Rosen and illustrations by Helen Oxenbury, We're Going on a Bear Hunt follows the intrepid adventures of siblings Stan, Katie, Rosie, Max, the baby and Rufus the dog, who decide one day ...
Plot: bear, sister sister relationship, dealing with death, magnifying glass, death of grandfather, grandfather granddaughter relationship, grief, forest, 2d animation, loss of grandfather, british, pet dog ...
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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
Plot: female protagonist, magical creature, child protagonist, single mother, invisibility, mother daughter relationship, mythical creature, forest, library, 2d animation, blue hair, magic ...
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The Little Troll Prince (1987)
Genre: Animation, Adventure, Family, Fantasy
Country: USA
Duration: 60 min.
Story: A little troll finds himself in a wonderful voyage from the Troll Kingdom until a human house, where he discover the Christmas and God.
Plot: christmas, troll, gnome, 2d animation, forest, mountain, religion
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Summer Camp Island (2018)
Genre: Animation, Adventure, Comedy, Family, Fantasy
Country: USA
Story: Oscar and Hedgehog are dropped off at a strange summer camp, full of fantastical things ranging from magical camp counselors to sticky notes that are portals to other dimensions.
Plot: summer, island, hedgehog, friendship, surrealism, elephant, camp, summer camp, witch, baseball, child protagonist, magic ...
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Robots (2005)
Genre: Animation, Adventure, Comedy, Family, Sci-Fi
Country: USA
Duration: 91 min.
Story: Rodney Copperbottom is a young robot inventor who dreams of making the world a better place, until the evil Ratchet takes over Big Weld Industries. Now, Rodney's dreams – and those of his friends – are in danger of becoming obsolete.
Style: exciting, feel good, stylized, futuristic, entertaining ...
Audience: kids, pre-teens, family outing, preschoolers
Plot: androids and robots, adventure, misfit, partners, fighting the system, social misfits, inventor, escapades, powerful corporation, robot, robot vs. robot, evil robot ...
Time: 21st century, future
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The Illusionist (2010)
Genre: Animation, Drama
Country: France, UK
Duration: 80 min.
Story: Scotland, late 1950s. A struggling illusionist visits an isolated community and meets a young lady who is convinced that he is a real magician.
Style: stylized, touching, sentimental, realistic, semi serious ...
Audience: preschoolers
Plot: magical, magician, friendship, loneliness, coming of age, age difference, odd couple, french, art, stage, imagination, mentor ...
Time: 20th century, 50s, year 1959, 1950s
Place: england, france, scotland, edinburgh scotland, glasgow scotland ...
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Muppet Babies (1984)
Genre: Animation, Adventure, Comedy, Family, Fantasy, Musical
Country: USA
Duration: 25 min.
Story: The Muppet Babies (Kermit, Piggy, Gonzo, Fozzy and company) live in a large nursery watched over by Nanny. The babies have active imaginations, and often embark upon adventures into imaginary worlds.
Style: humorous, not serious, exciting, feel good
Audience: kids, preschoolers, family outing
Plot: nanny, friends, buddies, family values, disorder, pianist, childhood sweetheart, youth, when the parents are away, family, imaginary kingdom, nothing goes right ...
Time: 20th century
Place: usa
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Tom Sawyer (2000)
Genre: Animation, Family, Musical
Country: USA
Duration: 89 min.
Story: Get ready for a magical, fun-filled journey of adventure, fantasy and friendship! Tom Sawyer and his best buddy Huck Finn love going fishing, daydreaming about pirates and stolen gold, and thinking about Becky Thatcher - the pretty new girl at ...
Style: semi serious, humorous
Audience: preschoolers, family outing, kids
Plot: rescue, orphan, danger, friendship, animal protagonist, youth, disorder, pets, heroes, animal life, family life, family ...
Time: 19th century
Place: mississippi river, missouri
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Steven Universe (2013)
Genre: Animation, Action, Adventure, Comedy, Family, Fantasy, Musical, Sci-Fi
Country: USA
Duration: 11 min.
Story: A young boy takes his mother's place in a group of gemstone-based beings, and must learn to control his powers.
Style: stylized, humorous, offbeat, witty, semi serious ...
Audience: family outing, pre-teens
Plot: gem, goodhearted, adventure, coming of age, save the world, family, child protagonist, danger, imaginary, supernatural ability, palaces castles and temples, intergalactic ...
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Batman: Year One (2011)
Genre: Animation, Action, Crime, Drama, Thriller
Country: USA
Duration: 64 min.
Story: Two men come to Gotham City: Bruce Wayne after years abroad feeding his lifelong obsession for justice and Jim Gordon after being too honest a cop with the wrong people elsewhere. After learning painful lessons about the city's corruption on ...
Style: stylized, exciting, serious, suspenseful, suspense ...
Audience: teens
Plot: superhero, vigilantism, police corruption, gadget, danger, origin of hero, escapades, honest law enforcer, crimes, partners against crime, heroes, fighting crime ...
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Fantasia 2000 (1999)
Genre: Animation, Comedy, Family, Fantasy, Music
Country: USA
Duration: 75 min.
Story: Blending lively music and brilliant animation, this sequel to the original 'Fantasia' restores 'The Sorcerer's Apprentice' and adds seven new shorts.
Style: stylized, captivating, exciting, offbeat, serious ...
Audience: family outing
Plot: disney, rescue, mouse, pianist, apprentice, orchestra, music, elephant, family, love and romance, imaginary, couple relations ...
Time: 1930s, 1990s
Place: new york, europe, italy, usa, grand central station manhattan new york city
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Rick and Morty (2013)
Genre: Animation, Adventure, Comedy, Sci-Fi
Country: USA
Duration: 23 min.
Story: An animated series that follows the exploits of a super scientist and his not-so-bright grandson.
Style: humorous, dark humor, offbeat, cynical, absurd ...
Audience: teens
Plot: scientist, mad scientist, inventions and discoveries, time travel, adventure, imaginary, grandfather grandson relationship, disorder, odd, prodigy, youth, monster ...
Place: usa
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Maquia: When the Promised Flower Blooms (2018)
Genre: Animation, Adventure, Drama, Family, Fantasy
Country: Japan
Duration: 115 min.
Story: A story of encounters and partings interwoven between people; this is a human drama with feelings that touch one's heart gradually, which everyone has experienced at least once.
Style: touching, sentimental, exciting, thought provoking, sincere
Audience: date night
Plot: orphan, parents and children, life is a bitch, female protagonist, friendship, family relations, blonde girl, love, baby, teenager, fear of death, knight ...
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Power Puff Girls Z (2006)
Genre: Animation, Action, Adventure, Comedy, Fantasy, Sci-Fi
Country: Japan
Story: The series takes place in New Townsville (Tokyo City in the original Japanese version). In order to stop an ecological disaster, Professor Utonium's son, Ken Kitzawa Utonium, uses Chemical Z, a new form of the Professor's original ...
Plot: female protagonist, magical girl, adaptation, superhero, magic, 2d animation
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Dennis the Menace and Gnasher (1996)
Genre: Animation, Comedy, Family
Country: UK
Duration: 22 min.
Story: Dennis and Gnasher is an animated British TV series based on characters from The Beano comic, It features the daily adventures of the rebellious schoolboy Dennis the Menace and his dog Gnasher.
Audience: kids
Plot: juvenile delinquent, schoolboy, troublemaker, british, police sergeant, pet dog, 2d animation, rebellious youth, dog, nickname, british humour
Time: 1990s
Place: england
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Cute High Earth Defense Club LOVE! (2015)
Genre: Animation, Action, Adventure, Comedy, Fantasy
Country: Japan
Story: The Earth Defense Club at Binan High School are a group of boys that do nothing, but be lazy. One day when two of the club members, Atsushi and En, are taking a bath in a bathhouse, a talking pink Wombat appears out of nowhere and requests the two ...
Plot: parody, 2d animation, magic
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