Best-Reviewed Animated Movies 2018

It was an incredibly strong field for animation, with highly-rated contenders in the field of 2-D (Teen Titans Go! To the Movies), 3-D (Ralph Breaks the Internet), stop-motion (Isle of Dogs), and a Spider-Man that seem to combine it all in one exhilarating web. And we kept the animation medium to itself, which is why, for example, Incredibles 2 is here and wasn’t eligible in the Comic Book/Graphic Novel category.

The order of the rank below reflects the Adjusted Score as of December 31, 2018. Scores might change over time.

Adjusted Score: 118126%
Critics Consensus: Spider-Man: Into the Spider-Verse matches bold storytelling with striking animation for a purely enjoyable adventure with heart, humor, and plenty of superhero action.
Synopsis: Bitten by a radioactive spider, teenager Miles Morales suddenly develops mysterious powers that transform him into Spider-Man. He must now... [More]


Incredibles 2 (2018)

Adjusted Score: 113843%
Critics Consensus: Incredibles 2 reunites Pixar's family crimefighting team for a long-awaited follow-up that may not quite live up to the original, but comes close enough to earn its name.
Synopsis: Elastigirl springs into action to battle a cybercriminal who plans to hypnotize the world through computer screens. That leaves Mr.... [More]
Directed By: Brad Bird


Isle of Dogs (2018)

Adjusted Score: 108714%
Critics Consensus: The beautifully stop-motion animated Isle of Dogs finds Wes Anderson at his detail-oriented best while telling one of the director's most winsomely charming stories.
Synopsis: In the future, an outbreak of canine flu leads the mayor of a Japanese city to banish all dogs to... [More]
Directed By: Wes Anderson

Adjusted Score: 101465%
Critics Consensus: Ralph Breaks the Internet levels up on its predecessor with a funny, heartwarming sequel that expands its colorful universe while focusing on core characters and relationships.
Synopsis: Ralph and Vanellope embark on an adventure inside the internet to find a spare part to fix a video game.... [More]
Directed By: Phil Johnston, Rich Moore

Adjusted Score: 96507%
Critics Consensus: Teen Titans Go! To the Movies distills the enduring appeal of its colorful characters into a charmingly light-hearted adventure whose wacky humor fuels its infectious fun -- and belies a surprising level of intelligence.
Synopsis: With a few madcap ideas and a song in their hearts, the Teen Titans head to Hollywood to fulfill their... [More]

Tag Cloud

4/20 TruTV what to watch space TV Land Interview TCA Winter 2020 Disney cars young adult The Arrangement Hulu Rocky BET TBS fresh AMC DC Universe new zealand serial killer Tubi king arthur psychological thriller spy thriller 2017 sports Trailer dexter indiana jones TCM FX First Look football gangster Election posters pirates of the caribbean National Geographic Disney Plus 2016 Comics on TV slashers Lifetime Apple TV+ independent Disney Channel telelvision Avengers Tarantino Elton John Sony Pictures christmas movies Lucasfilm Travel Channel video on demand TCA 2017 golden globe awards slasher fast and furious WGN Superheroes San Diego Comic-Con saw Crunchyroll MTV X-Men Certified Fresh based on movie batman cancelled TV series Baby Yoda DirecTV video Television Academy E! robots singing competition NYCC miniseries Writers Guild of America Television Critics Association Paramount LGBTQ nbcuniversal revenge Biopics Superheroe stoner Holiday Pride Month Stephen King animated quibi sag awards tv talk TV renewals Amazon Prime comiccon 72 Emmy Awards American Society of Cinematographers sequels Disney streaming service werewolf Song of Ice and Fire diversity Western NBA Tumblr Showtime The CW Broadway Toys Tokyo Olympics Quiz Amazon Prime Video ID new star wars movies crime reviews Funimation composers SXSW Grammys high school transformers 1990s Hallmark Teen wonder woman Awards Tour OWN Ghostbusters elevated horror docuseries heist movie See It Skip It Film Festival women disaster popular anime joker ABC basketball critics Binge Guide ABC Signature Syfy Mystery Masterpiece GLAAD Nickelodeon twilight historical drama child's play cinemax worst cooking Mary Poppins Returns zombie HBO Go Pacific Islander Action docudrama Music Ovation Pop TV laika dc strong female leads hispanic HBO politics Infographic 21st Century Fox comic book movie james bond 99% President japanese cancelled Apple TV Plus ABC Family hollywood Chilling Adventures of Sabrina mockumentary crossover harry potter cancelled TV shows Academy Awards superhero ITV sequel Paramount Network news Mudbound finale adenture breaking bad spanish nfl zombies 93rd Oscars Rom-Com Mary poppins Comedy Central Unbreakable Kimmy Schmidt Awards mcc biography FXX Spring TV PaleyFest stop motion ViacomCBS obituary CW Seed Fantasy Emmys target Polls and Games unscripted stand-up comedy FOX aliens BBC Ellie Kemper festivals golden globes Black Mirror award winner hidden camera CMT all-time Calendar Comic-Con@Home 2021 series documentary game show Hear Us Out OneApp El Rey teaser asian-american casting Musical TV Animation Heroines Columbia Pictures dragons YouTube TLC PlayStation Video Games sitcom Shondaland PBS Freeform Fall TV Netflix Christmas movies deadpool A&E USA war films Pop MSNBC Legendary Horror true crime APB toronto IFC Films Reality ratings DC streaming service NBC Pet Sematary The Walking Dead Kids & Family CBS All Access Logo 2019 remakes movie TV movies Sundance TV concert TIFF biopic legend name the review ESPN scorecard hist criterion travel Netflix Starz feel good CBS YouTube Premium spider-man satire Turner black critic resources Photos Endgame BBC America Cartoon Network comic CNN boxing rt archives Trivia Food Network LGBT Marvel rotten Set visit Watching Series know your critic Rocketman Epix dramedy BET Awards romantic comedy south america mutant comics mission: impossible children's TV godzilla Winter TV reboot crime thriller Country Rock Walt Disney Pictures BAFTA Musicals Sneak Peek archives Wes Anderson marvel comics Brie Larson superman Podcast Tomatazos australia Esquire Comedy a nightmare on elm street SDCC 73rd Emmy Awards Sci-Fi action-comedy 90s Creative Arts Emmys romance Captain marvel comic book movies streaming Mary Tyler Moore New York Comic Con Peacock italian zero dark thirty directors live action facebook TCA Awards History documentaries Box Office book adaptation supernatural natural history Anna Paquin french 45 Exclusive Video adventure universal monsters Summer green book blockbusters BBC One blaxploitation Paramount Plus Image Comics Premiere Dates thriller Super Bowl anthology dogs Sundance Now DGA Lionsgate YouTube Red debate trailers hispanic heritage month TNT Martial Arts classics 2018 screenings Bravo psycho game of thrones rt labs critics edition Comic Book kaiju Discovery Channel Countdown 2020 71st Emmy Awards technology dark Black History Month spanish language Cannes Emmy Nominations Nominations justice league movies Thanksgiving screen actors guild Fox Searchlight prank Chernobyl Pirates FX on Hulu First Reviews medical drama royal family Britbox 24 frames Character Guide YA VOD richard e. Grant police drama vampires Spike WarnerMedia Star Wars Red Carpet DC Comics rom-coms Amazon scary movies jurassic park best Oscars Opinion crime drama cats The Witch Warner Bros. TV One Film cops period drama Fox News 78th Annual Golden Globe Awards witnail cults Crackle IFC Year in Review Nat Geo Spectrum Originals parents blockbuster Hallmark Christmas movies nature Arrowverse chucky monster movies Amazon Studios cartoon scene in color talk show SundanceTV Dark Horse Comics 007 theme song halloween tv halloween The Academy binge Marathons Pixar kong international suspense Adult Swim 20th Century Fox latino adaptation Schedule Marvel Studios die hard Women's History Month book rt labs TCA dceu venice Winners canceled Family The Purge Cosplay A24 free movies worst movies discovery rotten movies we love Turner Classic Movies Trophy Talk versus king kong television Alien Star Trek foreign franchise 2015 political drama olympics VICE Extras Universal USA Network razzies MCU Best and Worst The Walt Disney Company VH1 Marvel Television Reality Competition RT21 GIFs Acorn TV comic books HBO Max japan social media comedies Shudder Valentine's Day Vudu marvel cinematic universe Lifetime Christmas movies Drama toy story lord of the rings science fiction spinoff emmy awards Sundance ghosts spain Classic Film Holidays indie 2021 E3 Disney+ Disney Plus boxoffice Apple canceled TV shows RT History jamie lee curtis doctor who Christmas renewed TV shows festival aapi Mindy Kaling GoT streaming movies cancelled television kids new york