Most Voted Animation Feature Films Released 2001-01-01 to 2001-12-31
1. Monsters, Inc. (2001)
G | 92 min | Animation, Adventure, Comedy
In order to power the city, monsters have to scare children so that they scream. However, the children are toxic to the monsters, and after a child gets through, 2 monsters realize things may not be what they think.
Votes: 703,306 | Gross: $289.92M
2. Shrek (2001)
PG | 90 min | Animation, Adventure, Comedy
After his swamp is filled with magical creatures, Shrek agrees to rescue Princess Fiona for a villainous lord in order to get his land back.
Votes: 534,726 | Gross: $267.67M
3. Spirited Away (2001)
PG | 125 min | Animation, Adventure, Family
During her family's move to the suburbs, a sullen 10-year-old girl wanders into a world ruled by gods, witches, and spirits, and where humans are changed into beasts.
Votes: 523,791 | Gross: $10.06M
4. Atlantis: The Lost Empire (2001)
PG | 95 min | Animation, Action, Adventure
A young adventurer named Milo Thatch joins an intrepid group of explorers to find the mysterious lost continent of Atlantis.
Votes: 87,791 | Gross: $84.05M
5. Final Fantasy: The Spirits Within (2001)
PG-13 | 106 min | Animation, Action, Adventure
A scientist makes a last stand on Earth with the help of a ragtag team of soldiers against an invasion of alien phantoms.
Votes: 76,898 | Gross: $32.13M
6. Waking Life (2001)
R | 99 min | Animation, Drama, Fantasy
A man shuffles through a dream meeting various people and discussing the meanings and purposes of the universe.
Votes: 55,465 | Gross: $2.89M
7. Cowboy Bebop: The Movie (2001)
R | 115 min | Animation, Action, Crime
A terrorist explosion releases a deadly virus on the masses, and it's up the bounty-hunting Bebop crew to catch the cold-blooded culprit.
Votes: 37,326 | Gross: $1.00M
8. Osmosis Jones (2001)
PG | 95 min | Animation, Action, Adventure
A policeman white blood cell, with the help of a cold pill, must stop a deadly virus from destroying the human they live in, Frank.
Votes: 28,631 | Gross: $13.60M
9. Jimmy Neutron: Boy Genius (2001)
G | 82 min | Animation, Action, Adventure
An eight year-old boy genius and his friends must rescue their parents after the adults are abducted by aliens.
Votes: 27,224 | Gross: $80.94M
12. Monkeybone (2001)
PG-13 | 93 min | Animation, Comedy, Fantasy
In a coma, a cartoonist finds himself trapped within his own underground creation and must find a way to get back, while racing against his popular but treacherous character, Monkeybone.
Votes: 15,480 | Gross: $5.41M
Not Rated | 100 min | Animation, Action, Adventure
InuYasha is a half-demon who was trapped in the Legendary Tree and was set free by Kagome, a girl who traveled 500 years through time. This time, both of them will have to face Menomaru, a ... See full summary »
16. Christmas Carol: The Movie (2001)
PG | 77 min | Animation, Family
An old bitter miser who makes excuses for his uncaring nature learns real compassion when three ghosts visit him on Christmas Eve.
17. Meitantei Conan: Tengoku no countdown (2001)
100 min | Animation, Action, Mystery
Gin and Vodka sneak into Akemi Miyano home and heard Shiho's message that she would visit Tokiwa Twin Tower. Would Shiho got killed?
18. One piece: Nejimaki shima no bôken (2001)
55 min | Animation, Adventure, Comedy
Relaxing on a cozy beach, the Straw Hat Pirates are taking a rest from their quest. Right until Luffy noticed the Going Merry has been hijacked and sailed off from the beach. This leads ... See full summary »
19. Mutant Aliens (2001)
R | 81 min | Animation, Comedy, Sci-Fi
Marooned by design in a strange asteroid inhabited by bizarre creatures, a left-for-dead astronaut miraculously heads back to Earth with a band of abominable mutant aliens to tie up some loose ends, after twenty long years in oblivion.
20. Mak Dau goo si (2001)
75 min | Animation, Comedy, Drama
McDull is not the brightest kid on the block, but he continuously tries to do his best to please his mother. Still it seems he may not be destined for great things like she wishes, but McDull strives to try anyway.
21. The Trumpet of the Swan (2001)
G | 75 min | Animation, Drama, Family
It's a high-flying adventure when Louie, a mute trumpeter swan, is given the gift of a trumpet, and finds his voice.
Votes: 859 | Gross: $0.15M
22. Initial D: Third Stage (2001)
TV-PG | 100 min | Animation, Action, Romance
More races and challenges for soon-to-be-graduate/drift racer Takumi Fujiwara. Of course, with all the bells and whistles of a big screen production.
23. The Little Polar Bear (2001)
G | 78 min | Animation, Family, Adventure
Lars is a young polar bear who finds the big, frosty world just a little overwhelming. Then he meets Robbie, who's funny, friendly, and a seal!
24. Wave Twisters (2001)
Unrated | 46 min | Animation, Adventure, Musical
A crew of heroes, cleverly disguised as a team of oral hygenists, is determined to save the lost arts of Hip Hop (B-boying, Graffiti, MCing, and of course, Skratching) from total extinction... See full summary »
25. Arîte hime (2001)
105 min | Animation, Adventure, Fantasy
Confined in the castle tower by her father, Princess Arete spends her days watching the world outside her window. Sometimes she sneaks out. Prospective suitors are sent on quests to collect magic treasures to win her hand in marriage.
26. The Living Forest (2001)
83 min | Animation, Family, Fantasy
Except when there's people around, the mysterious woods of Cecebre resound with the conversation of the various animals and even the oaks, chestnuts, birches and weeping willows. But men ... See full summary »
29. Kai Doh Maru (2001)
45 min | Animation, Action, Drama
Set in the Shoryaku and Chotoku eras of Japan's Heian period, the animated short Kai Doh Maru is set against a background of a capital under threat from disease, outlaws, and political ... See full summary »
90 min | Animation, Action, Adventure
As the 21st century approaches, a new 20th-century museum has opened in town, for the adults to relive their childhood. However, the owners of the museum seem to have other plans for it. ... See full summary »
31. Sakura Wars (2001)
PG-13 | 80 min | Animation, Action, Adventure
Following in the aftermath of a terrible Demon-Human war, turn of the century Japan is preparing a new fighting force in case the demons decide to return. A squadron of giant robots are ... See full summary »
32. Lao fu zi (2001)
104 min | Animation, Action
Policeman Fong and her girlfriend Miss Cheung lost their memory in a car accident. With the help from Laofuzi and Big Potato, they get rid of the gangsters and be together once again.
33. The Little Bear Movie (2001)
G | 75 min | Animation, Adventure, Family
Little Bear and Father Bear are camping in the woods when they meet a smaller bear named Cub. It seems that Cub became separated from his parents during a storm and now he can't find them. ... See full summary »
34. Die Abrafaxe - Unter schwarzer Flagge (2001)
81 min | Animation, Adventure, Comedy
Three boys visit a museum and discover a golden bowl - part of a legendary Aztec treasure. While looking at the treasure they set off the secret of time traveling before they know it they ... See full summary »
35. Doraemon: Nobita to tsubasa no yûsha tachi (2001)
95 min | Animation, Action, Adventure
Doraemon, Nobita and friends help the humanoid birds of Birdopia to stop Seagrid from awakening Phoenicia a Dragon like Monster Which can bring an End to Both Birdopia and Human World.
37. Malice@Doll (2001)
Not Rated | 78 min | Animation, Horror, Sci-Fi
A sex bot named Malice is attacked by a creature with tentacles. After it has its way with the bot it destroys it, but Malice comes back to life with the ability to spread life to other bots like a disease.
38. Aida degli alberi (2001)
75 min | Animation, Family, Musical
Arborea, kingdom of great forests and great clearings flooded with light. A peaceful people has built wooden homes on the trees. Aida, the fearless daughter of the king of Arborea, roams ... See full summary »
39. Kommando Störtebeker (2001)
83 min | Adventure, Animation
Paul Bommel loses a reasonable sum of money betting at pig races. However it all was meant as a donation for building a local hospital.
40. Mach, Sebestová a kouzelné sluchátko (2001)
94 min | Animation, Comedy, Family
A live-action adaptation of the popular children's cartoon series about a couple of school kids who live through an incredible adventure thanks to a magic telephone receiver. In the feature... See full summary »
41. O Grilo Feliz (2001)
G | 82 min | Animation, Action, Adventure
Happy Cricket and his cute, adorable friends will have to defeat the evil Wartlord and rescue Linda, the Night Star. This film celebrates the values of friendship, freedom and the defense of nature.
42. Bécassine: Le Trésor viking (2001)
85 min | Animation, Family
Known and loved by generations of children, Pinchon's classic Bécassine is now a feature-length movie. A cross between Mary Poppins and Mr Bean, Bécassine is the nanny every child dreams of... See full summary »
44. Marco Polo: Return to Xanadu (2001)
G | 82 min | Animation, Adventure, Biography
An adventure story about a young Marco whose ancestor was the descendant of the famous historical Marco Polo, takes an exciting journey to the mythical kingdom of Xanadu. He must travel ... See full summary »
45. Turilas & Jäärä (2001)
65 min | Animation, Family
-Nico, a worker and serious beetle, lives in a small tree stump on the edge of a forest. While quietly contemplating the fields from his window, he watches helplessly the fall of Patou a ... See full summary »
46. Serafín: La película (2001)
Not Rated | 91 min | Animation, Action, Comedy
In this blockbuster film from Mexico, live action, animation, fast-paced thrills and humor all combine in an irresistible tale the entire family will enjoy. The story revolves around ... See full summary »
47. Tryumf pana Kleksa (2001)
72 min | Adventure, Animation, Family
Tomek Milkowski is an comic-books' illustrator. But his chef doesn't like his drawings. He tells Tomek to make up something really cool, if the boy doesn't want to loose his job. The ... See full summary »
49. Pas d'histoires! (2001)
70 min | Animation, Drama, Comedy
Twelve short stories about racism in every day life
Directors: Yves Angelo, Yamina Benguigui, Paul Boujenah, Catherine Corsini, Emilie Deleuze, François Dupeyron, Xavier Durringer, Philippe Jullien, Jean-Pierre Lemouland, Vincent Lindon, Philippe Lioret, Fanta Régina Nacro, Christophe Otzenberger | Stars: Eléonore Bernheim, Elisabeth Depardieu, François Berléand, Manoëlle Gaillard
50. Short6 (2001)
Animation, Action, Comedy
A collection of six acclaimed short films which have been screened at film festivals around the world.
Directors: David Brooks, David Cronenberg, Syd Garon, Eric Henry, Jeff Lew, Steffen Schäffler, Ola Simonsson, Johannes Stjärne Nilsson | Stars: Johannes Björk, Kenneth Branagh, Magnus Börjeson, Leslie Carlson