Walt Disney has a spectacular collection of movies which have grabbed the hearts of millions. The perfectly curated spectacular movies have memories of our childhood and have made a part of our lives when we were kids. Even today, they have a special place in our hearts.
The movies by Disney are widely popular worldwide. There might be rarely a kid who has not watched any of the Disney movies yet. If you are an animation fan, you definitely have watched many of the Disney movies. Many of Disney’s animated movies have been premiered with humans casting in them. These movies include Cinderella, Peter Pan, and many more are there in the list. Disney has one of the best collections of movies which will definitely capture your heart and will compel you to sit and binge-watch it.
Wanna know about the best movies by Disney which have always been a part of our childhood and our teenage? Then scroll down!
Best Disney Movies
Here, in this blog, we have brought to you the best movies featured by Disney till date! Though the term Best varies from person to person, we have tried to bring to you the list of famous and spectacular Disney movies which have gained remarkable achievements. However, you will definitely see your favourite ones in the list.
Check out the list and let us know which one is favourite!
The animated movie got its direction from David Hand. Based on the book titled as Bambi: a life in the woods by Felix Salten, it released in 1942.
The classical Disney movie begins on a sad note when Bambi, a young male deer, lost her mother. Bambi is the son if The Great Prince of the jungle and will become the successor. But Bambi had no idea that the Great Prince is his father until the day his mother got killed by a hunter. The story tells the journey of young Bambi who learns to protect his near ones and loved ones as he grows in the jungle. The movie turns happy and adventurous when Bambi makes friends with a rabbit named Thumper and a skunk named Flower. As he grows, Bambi learns that the jungle not only filled with joy and happiness but also contains tragic and terrifying things.
The story of a young deer, Bambi, and his friends the cheerful bunny and shy skunks will lead you to a different world where you will experience pain, happiness, craziness, and other expressions.
09. The Princess and the Frog
This is the first story that featured dark princess depicts the story filled with dreams and lessons. The animated musical fantasy movie, The Princess and the Frog released in 2009. Based on the German fairytale “The Frog Prince”, the movie got its direction from Ron Clements and John Musker.
The story of this movie focuses on a hardworking ambitious girl Tiana. Tiana is a waitress who dreams to open her own restaurant one day. The movie is set in 1920s New Orleans and depicts the story of a frog prince and Tiana. The frog, once a prince, misunderstands Tiana as a princess and kisses her in order to be free from the spell that transformed him into a frog. Unfortunately, after the kiss, Tiana also becomes a frog. Now, it is up to her to find a way to go back to her human form, so she can fulfil her dreams, before the time ends.
The story is compelling and spectacularly depicts the adventures of Tiana and the Prince in their journey to transform into a human again.
The American 3D movie released in 2010 and is widely popular especially among the girls. The story of Rapunzel and her hair deeply fascinate them. The movie has received direction from Nathan Greno and Byron Howard. The story of the movie is loosely based on the Germain fairytale Rapunzel.
The story of the movie focuses on Rapunzel who is a girl with long golden hair. Born as a princess, Rapunzel was stolen by mother Gothel. Mother Gothel stole her as she had magical powers in her hair that helped her to stay young forever. Mother Gothel used a magical flower to retain young. But, one day, these magical flowers were cut by the army to use it to treat the ailing pregnant Queen who gave birth to Rapunzel. Gothel hid Rapunzel in her secret tower where no one could enter as it had no gate. However, one day a thief named Flynn Rider entered the tower which changed Rapunzel’s prisoned life forever.
The love story of Aladdin and Jasmine which gets a boost when Aladdin meets Genie. It is one of the popular love stories filled with magic. The musical fantasy animated film released in 1992. Based on the Arabic folk tale with the same name, the movie has received direction from Ron Clements and John Musker.
This Disney movie depicts the love story of an Arabic street-urchin Aladdin and a princess named Jasmine. Aladdin fells in love with the princess but cannot marry as he is a street-urchin and not a prince. Fortunately, Alladin finds a magical lamp which contains a Genie. With the help of Genie, Aladdin impersonates a wealthy person. After transforming into a wealthy person, he tries to impress the Sultan and his daughter Jasmine.
This love story of Aladdin and Jasmine is filled with magic and romance and is perfectly depicted in the movie.
Mulan is the story of a strong girl who disguises herself and saves the entire world with the help of talking dragon. The animated musical history fiction movie released way back in 1998. The movie received direction from Tony Bancroft and Barry Cook, This movie is very popular among the girls.
The story of the movie has set in China during the Han Dynasty. The movie’s protagonist Fa Mulan is the daughter of an aged warrior who disguises herself as a man to take part in the war to protect her people. She takes her fathers’ place as a warrior in general conscription to counter a Hun invasion. Her father was afraid to take part in the war as he feared his poor health. Since there was no other man in her family and it was compulsory for every family to send at least one person in the war Mulan cuts her hair and impersonates a man so she can participate in the war.
The movie described, Mulan’s life as a warrior and the consequences she faced after disguising herself as a man.
05. Beauty and the Beast
The Disney movie ‘Beauty and the Beast’ released in 1991. This animated musical fantasy movie received direction from Gary Trousdale and Kirk Wise. The movie is widely popular and kids really admire the musical love story of the beautiful princess and the beast; who was cursed.
This classical Disney movie focuses on Belle, the young village girl, and the Beast, who imprisoned her. Belle was a captive of the Monster who agreed to stay in his prison in his castle in the condition of his abducted father’s freedom. When Belle started to live in his prison she realised that the Beast was actually a prince. An enchantress had cursed him which transformed him into a monster as he was too selfish. Now, to turn back into a prince again, the Beast had to learn how to love Belle and earn the love of Belle before the last petal falls from the enchanted rose. If the Beast fails to do so, he would remain a Monser forever.
The movie perfectly describes the romance between Belle and the cursed prince, the Beast.
04. The Little Mermaid
The love story of a mermaid is widely popular. The movie is an adaptation of a literary fairy tale with the same name. Danish author Hans Christian Andersen wrote the fairy tale which published in 1837 which was later adapted into a movie premiered in 1989.
The Disney animated movie features a young mermaid princess Ariel who is 16. Ariel is someone who is not at all happy and satisfied with the underwater life. She was fascinated with the human world and always wanted to live like a human. Fortunately, the mermaid princess gets a chance to satisfy her dream to be a human but only for three days. However, if she fulfils the other condition and makes the human prince, Eric, fall for her and kisses her, she would transform into a human for entire her life. The movie takes a romantic direction when the love story of Ariel and Eric start falling for each other.
Who does not know the story of Cinderella? The Disney princess and her story have captured the hearts of millions. First released back in 1950, the animation movie has also released with human actors in 2015.
The story of the fantasy animation movie, Cinderella, follows the sad life of the protagonist Cinderella. Cinderella had a cruel stepmother and two cunning step-sisters, who torture the innocent girl to hell. Cinderella was made to live like a servant in her own house. But this fate changed after she got new friends, lovable mice Gus and Jaq and her fairy godmother. However, the three manage to help to Cinderella to attend the Royal ball from which her cruel stepmother has prevented her. The ball where her life took a new direction after she met her prince.
The girl who was dominated by her step-mother and step-sisters finally found her Prince charming.
Released in 2013, the movie has got direction from Chris Buck and Jennifer Lee. The movie has a sequel released in 2019 titled as Frozen 2. Both the movies gained massive hit. The story of fearless Anna and Elsa is loved worldwide.
The story of the movie follows Anna and Elsa who are the princesses of Arendelle. Elsa possesses magical powers due to which she hurts Anna accidentally while playing. Grand Pabbie treats Anna and warns Elsa about her powers. To protect her sister, Elsa isolates herself. After they grow, Elsa was to crowned as Queen. Elsa’s magical powers accidentally freeze her kingdom and lead it to perpetual winter while making an ice house to hermit herself. Then brave Anna sets out to search her sister to reverse the magic and to bring it back to normal. The movie spectacularly describes Anna’s journey and adventures while she searches for Elsa and meets many new characters.
01. The Lion King
Written by Jeff Nathanson the story of the king of the jungle is vigorously famous among people. It adds to the collection of best movies featured by Disney. Released in 2019, the movie got its direction from Jon Favreau. This movie is a photorealistic computer-animated remake of The Lion King which was premiered back in 1994 by Disney.
The story of the movie follows the life of young lion Simba, the prince. Simba is the son of King Mufasa and Queen Sarabi. Mufasa’s brother, Scar, plots an evil plot against Mufasa and Simba. Due to this, Mufasa dies. Somehow, Simba escapes but Scar horrifies Simba and makes him believe that he is the reason behind the death of Simba and compels him to flee away. However, after years, Simba returns as an adult and takes the revenge of his father and restores the kingdom after killing Scar.
The life of Simba is well crafted in this movie and is loved by both girls and boys.
This was the list of a part of Disney’s best collection. Disney has hundreds of such beautiful movies loved by millions. All the movies mentioned above comes in the list of must-watch. And if you have not watched any, you must give it a shot.