Everything Animation - Cartoons

by BillSimms | created - 26 Dec 2016 | updated - 2 days ago | Public

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1. Gertie the Dinosaur (1914)

Not Rated | 12 min | Animation, Short, Comedy

The cartoonist, Winsor McCay, brings the Dinosaurus back to life in the figure of his latest creation, Gertie the Dinosaur.

Director: Winsor McCay | Stars: Winsor McCay, George McManus, Roy L. McCardell, Thomas A. 'Tad' Dorgan

Votes: 2,797

2. Alice's Wonderland (1923)

12 min | Animation, Comedy, Short

Alice visits an animation studio, where the animators show her various scenes on their drawing boards. A few of them: a cat dancing to a cat band; a mouse poking at a (live) cat until it ... See full summary »

Directors: Walt Disney, Hugh Harman, Carman Maxwell | Stars: Virginia Davis, Margaret Davis, Walt Disney, Hugh Harman

Votes: 560

First appearance of Alice. Directed by Walt Disney.

3. Trolley Troubles (1927)

6 min | Animation, Short, Comedy

Oswald the Rabbit is the conductor on a runaway trolley.

Director: Walt Disney

Votes: 283

First appearance of Oswald the Lucky Rabbit. Directed by Walt Disney. A Walt Disney production.

4. Steamboat Willie (1928)

TV-Y7 | 8 min | Animation, Short, Comedy

Mickey Mouse, piloting a steamboat, delights his passenger, Minnie, by making musical instruments out of the menagerie on deck.

Directors: Ub Iwerks, Walt Disney | Star: Walt Disney

Votes: 6,707

5. Flowers and Trees (1932)

Approved | 8 min | Animation, Short, Comedy

An evil tree stump, jealous of two trees in love, starts a forest fire.

Director: Burt Gillett | Stars: Esther Campbell, Marion Darlington

Votes: 2,095

Academy Award for Best Short Film (Animated) 1932

6. Three Little Pigs (1933)

Passed | 9 min | Animation, Short, Comedy

When a hungry wolf starts blowing down some pigs' houses, they take refuge in their sensible brother's brick house.

Director: Burt Gillett | Stars: Billy Bletcher, Pinto Colvig, Dorothy Compton, Mary Moder

Votes: 4,679 | Gross: $0.25M

Academy Award for Best Short Film (Animated) 1933

7. I Haven't Got a Hat (1935)

TV-G | 7 min | Family, Animation, Short

It's recital day at the schoolhouse. First up: Porky, who recites The Midnight Ride of Paul Revere. A nervous kitten recites Mary Had a Little Lamb. The puppies Ham and Ex sing the title ... See full summary »

Director: Friz Freleng | Stars: Billy Bletcher, Joe Dougherty, Bernice Hansen, Martha Wentworth

Votes: 398

First appearance of Porky Pig. First appearance of Beans the Cat. Directed by Friz Freleng. A Looney Tunes production.

8. The Tortoise and the Hare (1935)

Approved | 9 min | Animation, Short, Comedy

A Walt Disney Silly Symphony retelling of the classic fable about a foot race between speedy Max Hare, aka The Blue Streak, and Slow But Sure Toby Tortoise.

Director: Wilfred Jackson | Stars: Eddie Holden, Ned Norton, Pinto Colvig

Votes: 2,159

Academy Award for Best Short Film (Animated) 1934

9. Three Orphan Kittens (1935)

9 min | Animation, Comedy, Family

Three orphan kittens are entering a society house in winter and ruin the furniture. But when they're caught by the maid, the young daughter of the house "rescues" them from the cold out ... See full summary »

Director: David Hand | Star: Lillian Randolph

Votes: 985

Academy Award for Best Short Film (Animated) 1935

10. The Country Cousin (1936)

Approved | 9 min | Family, Comedy, Animation

Morty Citymouse invites his cousin Abner Countrymouse for a visit and shows him the ways of the big city, including traps, eating quietly, and busy traffic.

Director: Wilfred Jackson

Votes: 1,301

Academy Award for Best Short Film (Animated) 1936

11. Popeye the Sailor Meets Sindbad the Sailor (1936)

Approved | 16 min | Animation, Short, Adventure

The legendary sailors Popeye and Sindbad do battle to see which one is the greatest.

Directors: Dave Fleischer, Willard Bowsky | Stars: Jack Mercer, Mae Questel, Lou Fleischer, Gus Wickie

Votes: 2,105

Academy Nominee for Best Short Film (Animated) 1936

12. Academy Award Review of Walt Disney Cartoons (1937)

41 min | Animation, Short, Comedy

A compilation of five Oscar-winning Disney shorts, released to help promote the upcoming release of Snow White and the Seven Dwarfs (1937).

Votes: 63

13. Egghead Rides Again (1937)

Approved | 7 min | Western, Family, Animation

City dweller Egghead dreams of being a cowboy, but his bouncing around gets him kicked out of his boarding house. He sees an ad for a ranch looking for a cowboy and applies. His tryout ... See full summary »

Director: Tex Avery | Stars: Mel Blanc, Tex Avery, Billy Bletcher, Sons of the Pioneers

Votes: 152

First appearance (protoype version) of Elmer Fudd (aka Egghead). Directed by Tex Avery. A Looney Tunes production.

14. The Old Mill (1937)

Approved | 9 min | Animation, Short, Comedy

A variety of animals find a shelter in the old mill during a fierce storm.

Director: Wilfred Jackson | Stars: Marie Arbuckle, Jean MacMurray, Louise Myers, Clarence Nash

Votes: 3,288

Academy Award for Best Short Film (Animated) 1937

15. Porky's Duck Hunt (1937)

Approved | 9 min | Animation, Family, Short

New duck hunter Porky is constantly taunted by a very early version of Daffy, and all the other ducks.

Director: Tex Avery | Stars: Mel Blanc, Billy Bletcher, The Sportsmen Quartet

Votes: 401

First appearance of Daffy Duck. Directed by Tex Avery. A Looney Tunes production.

16. Snow White and the Seven Dwarfs (1937)

G | 83 min | Animation, Family, Fantasy

95 Metascore

Exiled into the dangerous forest by her wicked stepmother, a princess is rescued by seven dwarf miners who make her part of their household.

Directors: William Cottrell, David Hand, Wilfred Jackson, Larry Morey, Perce Pearce, Ben Sharpsteen | Stars: Adriana Caselotti, Harry Stockwell, Lucille La Verne, Roy Atwell

Votes: 171,463 | Gross: $184.93M

Won an Honorary Academy Award.

17. Brave Little Tailor (1938)

Approved | 9 min | Animation, Short, Comedy

When a giant threatens the land, the city folk mistake Mickey's boast of killing seven flies with one blow to be giants. He is then forced to fight the giant for real.

Director: Bill Roberts | Stars: Walt Disney, Marcellite Garner, Eddie Holden

Votes: 2,373

Academy Nominee for Best Short Film (Animated) 1938

18. Ferdinand the Bull (1938)

Approved | 8 min | Animation, Short, Comedy

Little Ferdinand the bull is stung by a bumblebee when men come to pick a bull for a fight. When he gets in the arena, all he cares about are the flowers in the matador's hands.

Director: Dick Rickard | Stars: Don Wilson, Walt Disney, Milt Kahl

Votes: 2,270

Academy Award for Best Short Film (Animated) 1938

19. Porky's Hare Hunt (1938)

Approved | 8 min | Animation, Family, Short

Porky goes after a rogue rabbit who manages to frustrate him at each turn. He is unsuccessful and the rabbit comes to visit him just to make recovery tougher for him.

Directors: Ben Hardaway, Cal Dalton | Star: Mel Blanc

Votes: 338

First appearance (prototype version) of Bugs Bunny. Directed by Ben Hardaway. A Looney Tunes production.

20. Gulliver's Travels (1939)

Passed | 76 min | Animation, Adventure, Comedy

A doctor washes ashore on an island inhabited by little people.

Directors: Dave Fleischer, Willard Bowsky, Orestes Calpini, Roland Crandall, William Henning, Winfield Hoskins, Thomas Johnson, Frank Kelling, Seymour Kneitel, Robert G. Leffingwell, Grim Natwick, Tom Palmer | Stars: Jessica Dragonette, Lanny Ross, Pinto Colvig, Cal Howard

Votes: 3,616 | Gross: $7.13M

21. Life Begins for Andy Panda (1939)

Approved | 8 min | Short, Animation, Family

Walter Finchell, the tattletale gossip of the jungle, broadcasts from the treetop that Mr. and Mrs. Panda were presented with a baby boy, whom Mrs. Panda names Andy. All the birds and ... See full summary »

Director: Alex Lovy | Stars: Sara Berner, Margaret Hill-Talbot

Votes: 54

First appearance of Andy Panda. Directed by Alex Lovy. A Walter Lantz production.

22. Peace on Earth (1939)

Passed | 9 min | Animation, Short, Drama

Two baby squirrels ask grandpa to explain what "men" are when he comes in singing "peace on earth, goodwill to men". Grandpa tells the story of man's last war.

Director: Hugh Harman | Stars: Mel Blanc, Sara Berner, Bernice Hansen, The Hollywood Choir Boys

Votes: 1,254

Academy Nominee for Best Short Film (Animated) 1939

23. Ugly Duckling (1939)

Approved | 9 min | Animation, Short, Comedy

A newborn cygnet searches for a family that will accept him.

Directors: Jack Cutting, Clyde Geronimi

Votes: 2,361

Academy Award for Best Short Film (Animated) 1939

24. Elmer's Candid Camera (1940)

Approved | 8 min | Family, Animation, Short

Elmer takes up wildlife photography, but finds his subject, a rabbit similar to the later Bugs Bunny character, much too wild.

Director: Chuck Jones | Stars: Mel Blanc, Arthur Q. Bryan

Votes: 803

First appearance (official version) of Elmer Fudd. Directed by Chuck Jones. A Looney Tunes production.

25. Fantasia (1940)

G | 125 min | Animation, Family, Fantasy

96 Metascore

A collection of animated interpretations of great works of Western classical music.

Directors: James Algar, Samuel Armstrong, Ford Beebe Jr., Norman Ferguson, David Hand, Jim Handley, T. Hee, Wilfred Jackson, Hamilton Luske, Bill Roberts, Paul Satterfield, Ben Sharpsteen | Stars: Leopold Stokowski, Deems Taylor, Corey Burton, Walt Disney

Votes: 84,269 | Gross: $76.41M

26. Knock Knock (1940)

Approved | 7 min | Family, Animation, Short

Andy Panda attempts to find out if he can catch a woodpecker by putting salt on its tail.

Directors: Walter Lantz, Alex Lovy | Stars: Mel Blanc, Sara Berner, Bernice Hansen

Votes: 164

First appearance of Woody Woodpecker. Directed by Walter Lantz/Alex Lovy (uncertain). A Walter Lantz production.

27. The Milky Way (1940)

Approved | 8 min | Comedy, Animation, Fantasy

The Three Little Kittens tie helium balloons to a basket and travel up to the Milky Way, which is filled with all the milk they can drink.

Director: Rudolf Ising | Star: Bernice Hansen

Votes: 576

Academy Award for Best Short Film (Animated) 1940. Directed by Rudolf Ising. A MGM production.

28. Pinocchio (1940)

G | 88 min | Animation, Comedy, Family

99 Metascore

A living puppet, with the help of a cricket as his conscience, must prove himself worthy to become a real boy.

Directors: Norman Ferguson, T. Hee, Wilfred Jackson, Jack Kinney, Hamilton Luske, Bill Roberts, Ben Sharpsteen | Stars: Dickie Jones, Christian Rub, Mel Blanc, Don Brodie

Votes: 122,547 | Gross: $84.25M

29. Puss Gets the Boot (1940)

Approved | 9 min | Animation, Short, Comedy

Tom (Jasper) gets told that if he breaks one more thing he is getting thrown out, so Jerry tries his best to make Jasper "Get the Boot".

Directors: Joseph Barbera, William Hanna | Star: Lillian Randolph

Votes: 1,705

Academy Nominee for Best Short Film (Animated) 1940. First appearance of Tom & Jerry. Directed by William Hanna & Joseph Barbera.