Some of the best animated movies were released for kids this year. They had an interesting storyline, some funny characters, witty one-liners, and a blockbuster ending. Want to know which were the best animated movies of 2023 so far? Here is the list.
Pixar’s Elemental forayed into the world where earth elements water, fire, plants, air, and rocks are emotional beings. Set in the Elemental City, the plot of the movie revolves around fire element Ember Lumen and water element Wade Ripple who meet, become friends and eventually fall in love, despite Ember’s father’s disapproval. How Ember and Wade try to make their relationship work and protect their identities, their families, their beliefs and other people of the city forms the rest of the story.
2. Spider-Man: Across the Spider-Verse
The much-loved Spider-Man series once again enthralled the audience with its storyline, action scenes, and stunning animation throughout the movie. The movie once again shows the superheroes taking over the bad guy. In an attempt to stop scientist Spot from harnessing the power of the multiverse, Miles Morales joins forces with Gwen Stacy.
3. The Super Mario Bros. Movie
Nostalgia will hit hard with The Super Mario Bros. Movie. This movie for kids is filled with action and adventure, bringing back everyone’s beloved video game characters – Mario and Luigi – to the big screen. The movie shows the brothers traveling to a parallel universe to save Princess Peach from King Koopa’s clutches, conquering various obstacles and meeting allies along their journey.
4. Teenage Mutant Ninja Turtles: Mutant Mayhem
Another movie for kids that will make you nostalgic is Teenage Mutant Ninja Turtles: Mutant Mayhem. The animated reboot shows the turtles striving to be accepted as normal teenagers in New York City. But their journey is far from easy as they face a mysterious crime syndicate and unleash an army of mutants.
5. PAW Patrol: The Mighty Movie
“No job is too big, no pup is too small,” and this is exactly what the movie is about. A meteor crash lands in Adventure City, giving all the seven PAW Patrol pups superpowers and transforming them into The Mighty Pups who go all out to save the city once again from a “mad scientist.” Your kids will love to watch this movie and the adventurous journey of the pups, especially Sky.
6. Scooby-Doo! and Krypto, Too!
Scooby-Doo! Is back with his friends to solve a mystery. When DC’s Justice League mysteriously vanishes and a terrifying phantom takes up residence in The Hall of Justice, it’s time for great detectives to find the world’s greatest heroes with the help of their new pal Krypto the Superdog!
7. The Monkey King
This fantasy movie for kids will surely keep them hooked till the end. Inspired by an epic Chinese tale, the film follows the journey of a monkey, his magical fighting Stick, and his battle with demons, dragons, gods, and the greatest enemy of all – his ego.
8. Ruby Gillman, Teenage Kraken
Sweet and weird teenager Ruby Gillman is desperate to fit in at school, but she feels invisible. The 16-year-old is even prevented from hanging out with the kids at the beach as her over-protective mom has forbidden her to get in the water. Out of desperation, when Ruby breaks her mom’s rule, she makes a surprising discovery that she is a descendant of the warrior Kraken queens, who are sworn to protect the world’s oceans against power-hungry mermaids. How Ruby finds her identity is the rest of the story.
9. Rally Road Racers
Rally Road Racers tells the story of a rookie race car driver who wants to prove that he is born to drive. How he gets the opportunity to compete against the reigning champion and how he trains with help from a former driver, overcoming treacherous terrain, rival racers, and unexpected obstacles to prove his worth, forms the rest of the story.
10. Justice League: Warworld
After being kidnapped and transported to Warworld, Superman, Batman, and Wonder Woman must unite to form an unbeatable resistance and lead the planet to freedom from the control of the tyrannical Mongul.
So, mark your calendar, and watch these best animated movies with your kids this holiday.
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