Oscar Award Winning Animated Movies
1. The Boss Baby
A new baby’s arrival impacts a family, told from the point of view of a delightfully unreliable narrator — a wildly imaginative 7-year-old named Tim. The most unusual Boss Baby (Alec Baldwin) arrives at Tim’s home in a taxi, wearing a suit and carrying a briefcase. The instant sibling rivalry must …
Initial release: 2017 (Austria)
Director: Tom McGrath
Film series: The Boss Baby Film Series
Box office: 498.9 million USD
Nominations: Academy Award for Best Animated Feature Film.
2. The Breadwinner
Parvana is an 11-year-old girl who lives under Taliban rule in Afghanistan in 2001. After the wrongful arrest of her father, Parvana cuts off her hair and dresses like a boy to support her family. Working alongside a friend, she soon discovers a new world of freedom and danger. Drawing strength from… Initial release: November 17, 2017 (USA)
Director: Nora Twomey
Box office: 349,161 USD
Nominations: Golden Globe Award for Best Animated Feature Film.
Producers: Tomm Moore, Anthony Leo, Paul Young, Andrew Rosen.
3. Loving Vincent
Mystery surrounds the death of famed painter Vincent van Gogh in 1890 France.
Initial release: 2017 (United Kingdom)
Directors: Dorota Kobiela, Hugh Welchman
Distributed by: Altitude Film Distribution (UK); Next Film (Poland)
Box office: 30.2 million USD
Awards: European Film Award for Best Animated Feature Film, Golden Eagle Award for Best Foreign Language Film
4. Carlos Saldanha
Ferdinand is a young bull who escapes from a training camp in rural Spain after his father never returns from a showdown with a matador. Adopted by a girl who lives on a farm, Ferdinand’s peaceful existence comes crashing down when the authorities return him to his former captors. With help from a w…
Initial release: December 14, 2017 (Germany)
Director: Carlos Saldanha
Box office: 283 million USD
Production companies: Blue Sky Studios, 20th Century Fox Animation, Davis Entertainment
Screenplay: Tim Federle, Brad Copeland, David N. Weiss, Robert L. Baird, J. David Stem, J. David Stern, Ian Southwood
Despite his family’s generations-old ban on music, young Miguel dreams of becoming an accomplished musician like his idol Ernesto de la Cruz. Desperate to prove his talent, Miguel finds himself in the stunning and colorful Land of the Dead. After meeting a charming trickster named Héctor, the two ne…
Initial release: October 27, 2017 (Mexico)
Director: Lee Unkrich
Box office: 739.2 million USD
Production companies: Pixar, Walt Disney Pictures