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Top 10 Animation Movies of 2011

Below you will find the best Animation films created in 2011. Find out which are the movies and read information about them. You can also watch their trailers. Enjoy our guide and see which is our top pick.

  1. Poster for the movie "Gnomeo & Juliet"

    Gnomeo and Juliet

    Director
    Kelly Asbury
    Runtime
    1 h 24 min
    Release Date
    13 January 2011
    Genres
    Animation, Family
    Overview
    A version of Shakespeare's play, set in the world of warring indoor and outdoor gnomes. Garden gnomes Gnomeo and Juliet have as many obstacles to overcome as their quasi namesakes when they are caught up in a feud between neighbors. But with plastic pink flamingos and lawnmower races in the mix, can this young couple find lasting happiness?
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  2. Poster for the movie "The Smurfs"

    The Smurfs

    Director
    Raja Gosnell
    Runtime
    1 h 43 min
    Release Date
    29 July 2011
    Genres
    Animation, Family, Adventure, Comedy, Fantasy
    Overview
    When the evil wizard Gargamel chases the tiny blue Smurfs out of their village, they tumble from their magical world and into ours -- in fact, smack dab in the middle of Central Park. Just three apples high and stuck in the Big Apple, the Smurfs must find a way to get back to their village before Gargamel tracks them down.
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  3. Poster for the movie "Winnie the Pooh"

    Winnie the Pooh

    Director
    Stephen J. Anderson, Don Hall
    Runtime
    1 h 03 min
    Release Date
    13 April 2011
    Genres
    Animation, Family
    Overview
    During an ordinary day in Hundred Acre Wood, Winnie the Pooh sets out to find some honey. Misinterpreting a note from Christopher Robin, Pooh convinces Tigger, Rabbit, Piglet, Owl, Kanga, Roo, and Eeyore that their young friend has been captured by a creature named "Backson" and they set out to save him.
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  4. Poster for the movie "Arthur Christmas"

    Arthur Christmas

    Director
    Sarah Smith, Barry Cook
    Runtime
    1 h 37 min
    Release Date
    22 February 2011
    Genres
    Drama, Animation, Family, Comedy
    Overview
    Each Christmas, Santa and his vast army of highly trained elves produce gifts and distribute them around the world in one night. However, when one of 600 million children to receive a gift from Santa on Christmas Eve is missed, it is deemed ‘acceptable’ to all but one – Arthur. Arthur Claus is Santa’s misfit son who executes an unauthorized rookie mission to get the last present half way around the globe before dawn on Christmas morning.
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  5. Poster for the movie "Puss in Boots"

    Puss in Boots

    Director
    Chris Miller
    Runtime
    1 h 30 min
    Release Date
    28 October 2011
    Genres
    Action, Adventure, Animation, Family, Fantasy, Comedy
    Overview
    Long before he even met Shrek, the notorious fighter, lover and outlaw Puss in Boots becomes a hero when he sets off on an adventure with the tough and street smart Kitty Softpaws and the mastermind Humpty Dumpty to save his town. This is the true story of The Cat, The Myth, The Legend... The Boots.
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  6. Poster for the movie "Cars 2"

    Cars 2

    Director
    John Lasseter
    Runtime
    1 h 46 min
    Release Date
    11 June 2011
    Genres
    Animation, Family, Adventure, Comedy
    Overview
    Star race car Lightning McQueen and his pal Mater head overseas to compete in the World Grand Prix race. But the road to the championship becomes rocky as Mater gets caught up in an intriguing adventure of his own: international espionage.
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  7. Poster for the movie "Rio"

    Rio

    Director
    Carlos Saldanha
    Runtime
    1 h 36 min
    Release Date
    3 April 2011
    Genres
    Animation, Adventure, Comedy, Family
    Overview
    Captured by smugglers when he was just a hatchling, a macaw named Blu never learned to fly and lives a happily domesticated life in Minnesota with his human friend, Linda. Blu is thought to be the last of his kind, but when word comes that Jewel, a lone female, lives in Rio de Janeiro, Blu and Linda go to meet her. Animal smugglers kidnap Blu and Jewel, but the pair soon escape and begin a perilous adventure back to freedom -- and Linda.
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  8. Poster for the movie "Rango"

    Rango

    Director
    Gore Verbinski
    Runtime
    1 h 47 min
    Release Date
    2 March 2011
    Genres
    Animation, Comedy, Family, Western, Adventure
    Overview
    When Rango, a lost family pet, accidentally winds up in the gritty, gun-slinging town of Dirt, the less-than-courageous lizard suddenly finds he stands out. Welcomed as the last hope the town has been waiting for, new Sheriff Rango is forced to play his new role to the hilt.
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  9. Poster for the movie "Kung Fu Panda 2"

    Kung Fu Panda 2

    Director
    Jennifer Yuh Nelson
    Runtime
    1 h 31 min
    Release Date
    25 May 2011
    Genres
    Animation, Family
    Overview
    Po is now living his dream as The Dragon Warrior, protecting the Valley of Peace alongside his friends and fellow kung fu masters, The Furious Five - Tigress, Crane, Mantis, Viper and Monkey. But Po’s new life of awesomeness is threatened by the emergence of a formidable villain, who plans to use a secret, unstoppable weapon to conquer China and destroy kung fu. It is up to Po and The Furious Five to journey across China to face this threat and vanquish it. But how can Po stop a weapon that can stop kung fu? He must look to his past and uncover the secrets of his mysterious origins; only then will he be able to unlock the strength he needs to succeed.
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  10. Poster for the movie "The Adventures of Tintin"

    The Adventures of Tintin

    Director
    Steven Spielberg
    Runtime
    1 h 47 min
    Release Date
    25 October 2011
    Genres
    Adventure, Animation, Mystery
    Overview
    Intrepid young reporter, Tintin, and his loyal dog, Snowy, are thrust into a world of high adventure when they discover a ship carrying an explosive secret. As Tintin is drawn into a centuries-old mystery, Ivan Ivanovitch Sakharine suspects him of stealing a priceless treasure. Tintin and Snowy, with the help of salty, cantankerous Captain Haddock and bumbling detectives, Thompson and Thomson, travel half the world, one step ahead of their enemies, as Tintin endeavors to find the Unicorn, a sunken ship that may hold a vast fortune, but also an ancient curse.
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