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, captivating, feel good, light, semi serious and entertaining films and TV shows about / with 2d animation, friendship, adventure, friends, imaginary, youth, family, talking animals, escapades and family relations plots mostly in Animation, Comedy and Family genres shot in USA, Japan, Canada and other countries.
2d animation
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2d animation movies
TOP 10 movies tagged as 2d animation: Primal (2019), The Swan Princess (1994), Guava Island (2019), The Midnight Gospel (2020), When the Wind Blows (1986), Victor and Valentino (2019), Hilda (2018), Summer Camp Island (2018), Rick and Morty (2013), YooHoo and Friends (2011).

List of 2d animation movies

 8.7
 6K
Primal (2019)
Genre: Animation, Action, Adventure, Drama, Fantasy, Horror
Country: USA
Duration: 22 min.
TV show
Story: A caveman forms a bond with a dinosaur as they struggle to survive in a hostile world.
Style: captivating, sincere, tense, disturbing, bloody
Plot: caveman, dinosaur, survival, 2d animation, barbarian, hunter, violence, deadly, fantasy world, adventure, danger, eaten alive ...
Time: prehistoric times, prehistory, prehistoric
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The Swan Princess (1994)
Genre: Animation, Comedy, Family, Fantasy, Musical, Romance
Country: USA
Duration: 93 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, swan, curses spells and rituals, rescue, spell, love, 2d animation, transformation, evil sorcerer, male female relationship, human becoming an animal, villain ...
Time: 90s
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 6.7
 9K
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, folk hero, singing, death of protagonist, storytelling, tropical island, african american, romance, outlaw gang ...
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The Midnight Gospel (2020)
Genre: Animation, Adventure, Comedy, Fantasy, Sci-Fi
Country: USA
Duration: 23 min.
TV show
Story: Traversing trippy worlds inside his universe simulator, Clancy the space caster explores existential questions about life, death and everything in between.
Style: psychedelic, adult animation, light, humorous, entertaining ...
Plot: multiverse, surrealism, fantasy world, universe, dimension, interview, creature, parallel universe, philosophy, adult humor, shapeshifting, 2d animation ...
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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, serious, bleak, adult animation ...
Plot: nuclear threat, cold war, countryside, bomb shelter, nuclear war, war, nuclear holocaust, chaos, english countryside, 2d animation, insurance, 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.
TV show
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, semi serious, humorous, reboot
Audience: family outing, kids, preschoolers
Plot: friendship, pony, adventure, princess, imaginary kingdom, friends, unicorn, horse, female protagonist, imaginary, magical, talking animals ...
Time: 19th century, 20th century, 2010s
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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, twist ending ...
Audience: kids, family outing, preschoolers
Plot: scooby doo, talking dog, zombie, cartoon dog, 2d animation, island, goofy hero, adventure, mystery, partners, buddies, investigation ...
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Doraemon: New Nobita's Great Demon - Peko and the Exploration Party of Five (2014)
Genre: Animation, Action, Adventure, Comedy, Family, Fantasy, Mystery, Sci-Fi
Country: Japan
Duration: 109 min.
Story: The film starts with Gian seeing some like spirit and it asks him to accomplish a task. The story starts when a stray dogs are searching some foods in the can. Then a dirty white dog comes out of nowhere. Just then, the dog creates a close stare to ...
Style: feel good, semi serious, futuristic, light, entertaining
Plot: cartoon cat, 2d animation, talking animals, pets, family relations, everyday life, clumsiness, animal protagonist, rabbit, mission, time machine, imaginary ...
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Doraemon the Movie: Nobita and the Birth of Japan (2016)
Genre: Animation, Adventure, Comedy, Family, Fantasy, Sci-Fi
Country: Japan
Duration: 104 min.
Story: This film is a remake of the 1989 Doraemon Movie 10: Nobita no Nippon Tanjou. Nobita and the gang run away from home, traveling back in time to 70,000 years ago before Japan was even born. After a while, they return to the present. However, when ...
Style: semi serious, feel good, humorous, futuristic
Audience: kids
Plot: time travel, 2d animation, cartoon cat, time machine, legends and myths, time traveler, past, pets, humanity, adventure, wilderness, prank ...
Place: japan
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Rocko's Modern Life: Static Cling (2019)
Genre: Animation, Action, Adventure, Comedy, Family
Country: USA, South Korea
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.
Style: entertaining, humorous, light, captivating, nostalgic
Audience: teens
Plot: anthropomorphic animal, 2d animation, reporter, superhero, social satire, dog, father son relationship, escapades, family relations, imaginary, adventure, satire ...
Time: contemporary
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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.
Style: semi serious, feel good, humorous, futuristic
Plot: robot, cartoon cat, spacecraft, car accident, 2d animation, flying car, balloon, nudity (full frontal - brief), pets, talking animals, friendship, moon ...
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Victor and Valentino (2019)
Genre: Animation, Short, Adventure, Comedy, Family, Fantasy, Mystery
Country: USA
TV show
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.
Style: humorous, entertaining, sincere, captivating
Plot: brother brother relationship, undead, folklore, child protagonist, ghost, 2d animation, summer vacation, adventure, supernatural, mystery, creature, summer ...
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Rise of the Teenage Mutant Ninja Turtles (2018)
Genre: Animation, Short, Action, Adventure, Comedy, Drama, Family, Fantasy
Country: USA
Duration: 22 min.
TV show
Story: Watch Raph, Leo, Donnie and Mikey's best moments as they master new powers and tackle new adventures!
Style: ironic, captivating, entertaining, whimsical
Audience: kids
Plot: ninja, mutant, superhero, turtle, martial arts, teenager, talking animals, anthropomorphic animal, 2d animation, teenage hero, good versus evil, team ...
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 8.6
 7K
Hilda (2018)
Genre: Animation, Adventure, Comedy, Family, Fantasy
Country: UK, Canada, USA
Duration: 24 min.
TV show
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: captivating, sweet, fairy tale, light, funny ...
Audience: kids
Plot: mythical creature, magical creature, mother daughter relationship, female protagonist, magic, child protagonist, adventure, monster, troll, giant creature, travel, friendship ...
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Summer Camp Island (2018)
Genre: Animation, Short, Adventure, Comedy, Family, Fantasy
Country: USA
TV show
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.
Style: exciting, sincere, captivating, humorous, light
Plot: summer, elephant, friendship, island, hedgehog, surrealism, camp, baseball, talking animals, witch, child protagonist, camping ...
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 9.2
 377K
Rick and Morty (2013)
Genre: Animation, Adventure, Comedy, Sci-Fi
Country: USA
Duration: 23 min.
TV show
Story: An animated series that follows the exploits of a super scientist and his not-so-bright grandson.
Style: dark humor, offbeat, humorous, entertaining, absurd ...
Audience: teens
Plot: mad scientist, scientist, time travel, graphic violence, adventure, prodigy, grandfather grandson relationship, relatives, family relations, adolescence, satire, imaginary ...
Place: usa
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YooHoo and Friends (2011)
Genre: Animation, Comedy, Family
Country: USA, South Korea, China, France, Japan, Canada, Italy
TV show
Story: Five executives who worked for Nasty Corporation are turned into animals by Father Time. They have to fix all the environmental disasters they've caused in return for gems so that they may become humans again.
Style: educational, semi serious, humorous, light
Audience: preschoolers, toddlers, kids
Plot: friendship, friends, family, imaginary, corporation, talking animals, children, animals, magic, 2d animation, lemur, native tribe ...
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The Land Before Time VIII: The Big Freeze (2001)
Genre: Animation, Adventure, Family
Country: USA
Duration: 75 min.
Story: When the dinosaur families get trapped in a valley by an ice storm, one family of "spike tail" dinosaurs volunteers to leave since they consume more food than the others. Meanwhile, the young dinos and a new adult dinosaur named Mr. ...
Style: humorous, feel good, semi serious, exciting, captivating
Audience: kids, family outing, preschoolers
Plot: rescue, danger, adventure, escapades, friends, friendship, family, best friends, misfit, heroes, anthropomorphism, cold weather ...
Time: prehistory
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The Land Before Time IX: Journey to the Big Water (2002)
Genre: Animation, Adventure, Family
Country: USA
Duration: 71 min.
Story: Beloved dinosaurs Littlefoot, Cera, Spike, Petrie and Ducky return in this story about the wonders of discovery that features new songs, including Donny Osmond's "No One Has to Be Alone."
Style: humorous, touching, feel good, semi serious, light
Audience: kids, preschoolers, family outing
Plot: friendship, family relations, youth, family life, adventure, danger, best friends, family, mischievous children, escapades, heroic mission, child in peril ...
Time: prehistory
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The Land Before Time XII: The Great Day of the Flyers (2006)
Genre: Animation, Adventure, Family, Musical
Country: USA
Duration: 77 min.
Story: As the Great Day of the Flyers nears, the Great Valley's flying youngsters are eager to participate in the annual exhibition to show off their skills. Everyone, that is, except free-spirited pterodactyl Petrie, whose individualism causes ...
Style: feel good, semi serious, touching, exciting, light
Audience: family outing, kids, preschoolers
Plot: friendship, family relations, dinosaur, siblings relations, wilderness, adventure, escapades, self discovery, family gatherings, friends, mischievous children, family ...
Time: prehistory
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Marvin the Tap-Dancing Horse (2000)
Genre: Animation, Fantasy
Country: Canada
Duration: 30 min.
TV show
Story: The show follows the adventures of a circus who has a variety of different acts including a tap dancing horse.
Style: semi serious, humorous, captivating
Audience: kids
Plot: animal life, friendship, youth, circus, 2d animation, friends, best friends, family, cartoon horse, elephant, pig, cartoon pig ...
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 7.4
 1K
Time Squad (2001)
Genre: Animation, Comedy, Sci-Fi
Country: USA
Duration: 30 min.
TV show
Story: Time Squad is an American animated television series created by Dave Wasson, following the adventures of a trio of hapless "time cops", who travel back in time attempting to correct the course of history. The series ran on Cartoon Network ...
Style: not serious, humorous
Audience: kids
Plot: time travel, unlikely partners, imaginary, sent to the past, partners, escapades, 2d animation, androids and robots, disorder, friends, silly humor, family ...
Time: future
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Nichijou: My Ordinary Life (2011)
Genre: Animation, Comedy
Country: Japan
Duration: 24 min.
TV show
Story: Follow the adventures of three ordinary girls as they make life’s awkward moments a thousand times worse. Along with a colorful bunch of classmates, they learn their most important lessons the hard way. Meanwhile down the street, a pocket-sized ...
Style: light, feel good, humorous
Plot: absurd humor, school life, 2d animation, female protagonist, school, friendship, robot, schoolgirl, androids, talking cat, slice of life, high school ...
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Yoyotoki: Happy Ears (2015)
Genre: Animation, Short, Comedy, Family, Fantasy
Country: USA
Duration: 12 min.
Story: When Yoyotoki HappyEars! and her fox family accidentally land on Mytholopia, they find themselves in a land where mythical creatures rule and magic is the norm. Although they try to keep their lives as normal as possible (and their jelly bean pot ...
Style: humorous, feel good, light, entertaining
Plot: talking animals, friendship, fantasy world, anthropomorphism, magic, female protagonist, 2d animation, failed pilot
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Yu-Gi-Oh! Arc-V (2014)
Genre: Animation, Adventure, Fantasy
Country: Japan, Canada
Duration: 20 min.
TV show
Story: Yu-Gi-Oh! Arc-V is the fourth main spin-off of the Yu-Gi-Oh! series. Yuya Sakaki is a student who is learning to become an entertainment duelist at the You Show Duel School. He gains access to a new power during an exhibition match against the ...
Plot: duel, friendship, friend, 2d animation, teenage girl, violence, anthropomorphism, card game, creature, game, cartoon violence, monster ...
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Newbie and the Disasternauts (2010)
Genre: Animation
Country: Brazil
TV show
Style: not serious, humorous, feel good, light, entertaining
Audience: family outing, preschoolers, pre-teens, kids
Plot: moon, silly humor, space and aliens, young heroes, escapades, imaginary, family, getting home, parody, 2d animation, shipwreck, children ...
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 5.0
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Pearlie (2008)
Genre: Animation, Comedy, Family, Fantasy
Country: Australia, Canada
Duration: 24 min.
TV show
Story: A magical fairy and her friends go on magical and wild adventures while avoiding being seen by 'persons'.
Style: humorous, semi serious, feel good, captivating, offbeat ...
Audience: family outing
Plot: wizards and magicians, family, school, master and servant, elf, fairy, magic, 2d animation, friendship, urban, city life, wilderness ...
Place: australia
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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, semi serious, serious, entertaining, captivating ...
Audience: girls' night, pre-teens
Plot: friendship, wish come true, high school, supernatural, genie, youth, supernatural ability, parallel world, mutant, curses spells and rituals, social relations, witchcraft ...
Time: contemporary, 21st century
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We're Back! A Dinosaur's Story (1993)
Genre: Animation, Adventure, Comedy, Family, Fantasy
Country: USA, UK
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, sweet ...
Audience: family outing, kids, teens, pre-teens, preschoolers
Plot: dinosaur, adventure, friendship, time travel, escapades, rescue, young heroes, disorder, animal life, prehistoric creature, danger, talking animals ...
Time: prehistory, 90s, prehistoric, prehistoric times
Place: new york, london
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Transformers: Animated (2007)
Genre: Animation, Action, Family, Sci-Fi
Country: USA, Japan
Duration: 20 min.
TV show
Story: Transformers Animated is an Japanese/American animated television series based on the Transformers toy line. The series debuted on Cartoon Network on December 26, 2007, and has been shown on NickToons in the UK since February 2008. It is produced by ...
Style: semi serious, exciting, stylized, futuristic, reboot ...
Audience: family outing, kids
Plot: androids and robots, save the world, rescue, good versus evil, heroes, imaginary, battles, superhero, danger, space and aliens, transforming robot, talking robot ...
Time: 22nd century
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