19. The Lion King

Movie: The Lion King Release Date: June 15, 1994 Director: Roger Allers, Rob Minkoff. Starring: Matthew Broderick, Jonathan Taylor Thomas, James Earl Jones, Jeremy Irons, Moira Kelly, Niketa Calami, Ernie Sabella, Nathan Lane, Robert Guillaume, Rowan Atkinson, Whoopi Goldberg, Cheech Marin, Jim Cummings, Madge Sinclair. Tag Lines: “The greatest adventure of all is finding our…

28. Aladdin

Movie: Aladdin Release Date: November 25, 1992 Director: John Musker, Ron Clements. Starring: Scott Weinger, Robin Williams, Linda Larkin, Jonathan Freeman, Frank Welker, Gilbert Gottfried, Douglas Seale. Tag Lines: “It is not what is outside, but what is inside that counts.” “A diamond in the rough.” “Imagine if you had three wishes, three hopes, three…

43. Toy Story 2

Movie: Toy Story 2 Release Date: November 24, 1999 Director: John Lasseter Starring: Tom Hanks, Tim Allen, Joan Cusack, Kelsey Grammer, Don Rickles, Jim Varney, Wallace Shawn, John Ratzenberger, Annie Potts, Wayne Knight, Laurie Metcalf. Tag Lines: “The toys are back!” “The toys are back in town.” Relevance: ‘Toy Story 2’ was released in late…

163. The Emperor’s New Groove

Movie: The Emperor’s New Groove Release Date: December 15, 2000 Director: Mark Dindal Starring: David Spade, John Goodman, Eartha Kitt, Patrick Warburton, Wendie Malick. Tag Lines: “It’s All About… ME.” “Nuttier than a holiday fruitcake!” “King-size family fun.” “Llama llama ding dong.” “What a ‘c’hunk.” “A comedy about standing on your own four feet.” “Wooly…

174. Finding Nemo

Movie: Finding Nemo Release Date: May 30, 2003 Director: Andrew Stanton Starring: Albert Brooks, Ellen DeGeneres, Alexander Gould, Willem Dafoe, Brad Garrett, Allison Janney, Tag Lines: “71% of the Earth’s surface is covered by water. That’s a lot of space to find one fish.” “Grab shell dude!” “There are 3.7 trillion fish in the ocean,…

186. Toy Story

Movie: Toy Story Release Date: November 22, 1995 Director: John Lasseter Starring: Tom Hanks, Tim Allen, Don Rickles, Jim Varney, Wallace Shawn, John Ratzenberger, Annie Potts, John Morris, Erik von Detten. Tag Lines: “The adventure takes off!” “Hang on for the comedy that goes to infinity and beyond!” “Watch out for little green men.” “I’m…

192. Shrek 2

Movie: Shrek 2 Release Date: May 19, 2004 Director: Andrew Adamson, Kelly Asbury, Conrad Vernon. Starring: Mike Myers, Eddie Murphy, Cameron Diaz, Julie Andrews, Antonio Banderas, John Cleese, Rupert Everett, Jennifer Saunders. Tag Lines: “In summer 2004, they’re back for more…” “Once upon another time…” “Not so far, far away…” Relevance: In the summer of…

242. Monsters, Inc.

Movie: Monsters, Inc. Release Date: November 2, 2001 Director: Pete Docter Starring: John Goodman, Billy Crystal, Steve Buscemi, James Coburn, Jennifer Tilly. Tag Lines: “Monsters, Inc.: We Scare Because We Care.” “You Won’t Believe Your Eye.” “We Think They Are Scary, But Really We Scare Them!” “Since the very first bedtime, all around the world,…