The Top 250 Anime Movies of All Time

like/share ►

Share Top 5 Of This Chart Rank This Chart

Best  |  Worst
Detailed  |  List  |  Gallery
per page
Held position in the past 45 days

find this movie on ►

4

Spirited Away 2001, 125 min.

Hayao Miyazaki     Starring: Rumi HîragiMiyu IrinoMari Natsuki

Adventure    Animation    Anime

Held position in the past 45 days

find this movie on ►

5

Castle in the Sky 1986, 124 min.

Hayao Miyazaki     Starring: Keiko YokozawaMayumi TanakaKotoe Hatsui

Adventure    Animation    Anime

Held position in the past 45 days

find this movie on ►

6

Princess Mononoke 1997, 134 min.

Hayao Miyazaki     Starring: Yôji MatsudaYuriko IshidaYûko Tanaka

Adventure    Animation    Anime

Held position in the past 45 days

find this movie on ►

7

Akira 1988, 124 min.

Katsuhiro Ôtomo     Starring: Mitsuo IwataNozomu SasakiTesshô Genda

Action    Animation    Anime

Held position in the past 45 days

find this movie on ►

Held position in the past 45 days

find this movie on ►

10

Howl's Moving Castle 2004, 119 min.

Hayao Miyazaki     Starring: Chieko BaishoTakuya KimuraAkihiro Miwa

Adventure    Animation    Anime

Held position in the past 45 days

find this movie on ►

Held position in the past 45 days

find this movie on ►

12

Paprika 2006, 90 min.

Satoshi Kon     Starring: Toru FuruyaAkio OhtsukaHideyuki Tanaka

Adventure    Animation    Anime

Held position in the past 45 days

find this movie on ►

Held position in the past 45 days

find this movie on ►

14

Your Name 2016, 106 min.

Makoto Shinkai     Starring: Ryunosuke KamikiMone KamishiraishiMasami Nagasawa

Animation    Anime    Fantasy

Up by 2 in the past 45 days 2

find this movie on ►

20

Millennium Actress 2001, 87 min.

Satoshi Kon     Starring: Mami KoyamaShozo IzukaHirotaka Suzuoki

Animation    Anime    Drama

Held position in the past 45 days

find this movie on ►

21

Tokyo Godfathers 2003, 92 min.

Satoshi Kon     Starring: Aya OkamotoMasato HaradaSeizo Kato

Animation    Anime    Comedy Drama

Held position in the past 45 days

find this movie on ►

22

Ponyo 2008, 100 min.

Hayao Miyazaki     Starring: Yuria NaraHiroki DoiJôji Tokoro

Adventure    Animation    Anime

Held position in the past 45 days

find this movie on ►

Held position in the past 45 days

find this movie on ►

24

Ninja Scroll 1993, 94 min.

Yoshiaki Kawajiri     Starring: Koichi YamaderaEmi Shinohara

Action    Animation    Anime

Held position in the past 45 days

find this movie on ►

25

Only Yesterday 1991, 118 min.

Isao Takahata     Starring: Miki ImaiToshiro YanagibaYouko Honna

Animation    Anime    Based-on-Comics

Down by 1 in the past 45 days 1

find this movie on ►

Up by 1 in the past 45 days 1

find this movie on ►

28

The Tale of Princess Kaguya 2013, 137 min.

Isao Takahata     Starring: Aki AsakuraKengo KoraTakeo Chii

Animation    Anime    Drama

Down by 2 in the past 45 days 2

find this movie on ►

31

Wolf Children 2012, 117 min.

Mamoru Hosoda     Starring: Aoi MiyazakiTakao OhsawaHaru Kuroki

Animation    Anime    Coming-of-Age

Down by 1 in the past 45 days 1

find this movie on ►

Down by 1 in the past 45 days 1

find this movie on ►

35

Pom Poko 1994, 119 min.

Isao Takahata     Starring: Norihei MikiShinchô KokonteiMakoto Nonomura

Animation    Anime    Comedy

Down by 2 in the past 45 days 2

find this movie on ►

Held position in the past 45 days

find this movie on ►

38

Metropolis 2001, 108 min.

Rintaro     Starring: Rebecca ForstadtBrianne SiddallMichael Reisz

Action    Animation    Anime

Down by 1 in the past 45 days 1

find this movie on ►

39

Steamboy 2004, 126 min.

Katsuhiro Ôtomo     Starring: Manami KonishiMasatane TsukayamaKiyoshi Kodama

Adventure    Animation    Anime

Held position in the past 45 days

find this movie on ►

43

Tekkonkinkreet 2006, 111 min.

Michael Arias     Starring: Min TanakaYoshinori OkadaNao Omori

Action    Adventure    Animation

Held position in the past 45 days

find this movie on ►

47

Appleseed 2004, 103 min.

Shinji Aramaki     Starring: Ai KobayashiYuki MatsuokaJurota Kosugi

Action    Animation    Anime

Held position in the past 45 days

find this movie on ►

51

Mind Game 2004, 103 min.

Masaaki Yuasa     Starring: Koji ImadaSayaka MaedaTakashi Fujii

Adventure Comedy    Adventure    Animation

Down by 1 in the past 45 days 1

find this movie on ►

Down by 1 in the past 45 days 1

find this movie on ►

54

Redline 2009, 100 min.

Takeshi Koike     Starring: Takuya KimuraTadanobu AsanoYû Aoi

Action    Animation    Anime

Up by 2 in the past 45 days 2

find this movie on ►

57

Wings of Honneamise 1987, 121 min.

Hiroyuki Yamaga     Starring: Masahiro AnzaiLeo MorimotoChikao Otsuka

Action    Animation    Anime

Down by 1 in the past 45 days 1

find this movie on ►

60

Macross Plus 1994, 115 min.

Shoji Kawamori     Starring: Takumi YamazakiUnshô IshizukaRica Fukami

Action    Animation    Anime

Held position in the past 45 days

find this movie on ►

Down by 1 in the past 45 days 1

find this movie on ►

Down by 1 in the past 45 days 1

find this movie on ►

Down by 1 in the past 45 days 1

find this movie on ►

Up by 1 in the past 45 days 1

find this movie on ►

Down by 1 in the past 45 days 1

find this movie on ►

72

Barefoot Gen 1983, 83 min.

Mori Masaki     Starring: Issei MiyazakiYoshie ShimamuraMasaki Kôda

Animation    Anime    Based-on-Comics

Held position in the past 45 days

find this movie on ►

Held position in the past 45 days

find this movie on ►

77

Afro Samurai 2007, 125 min.

Takashi Okazaki     Starring: Samuel L JackconPhil LaMarrYuri Lowenthal

Action    Animation    Anime

Held position in the past 45 days

find this movie on ►

79

Battle Angel 1993, 54 min.

Hiroshi Fukutomi     Starring: Miki ItôAmanda Winn LeeShunsuke Kariya

Action    Animation    Anime

Down by 3 in the past 45 days 3

find this movie on ►

80

A Silent Voice 2016, 129 min.

Naoko Yamada     Starring: Miyu IrinoSaori HayamiAoi Yuki

Animation    Anime    Based-on-Comics

Held position in the past 45 days

find this movie on ►

86

The Ocean Waves 1993, 72 min.

Tomomi Mochizuki     Starring: Nobuo TobitaToshihiko SekiYoko Sakamoto

Animation    Anime    Drama

Down by 4 in the past 45 days 4

find this movie on ►

87

Golgo 13 1983, 91 min.

Osamu Dezaki     Starring: Tetsurô SagawaGorô NayaToshiko Fujita

Action Thriller    Animation    Anime

Up by 1 in the past 45 days 1

find this movie on ►

89

Appleseed 1988, 71 min.

Kazuyoshi Katayama     Starring: Yôsuke AkimotoNobuyuki FurutaMika Doi

Action    Animation    Anime

Held position in the past 45 days

find this movie on ►

Down by 1 in the past 45 days 1

find this movie on ►

94

Wicked City 1987, 82 min.

Yoshiaki Kawajiri     Starring: Gregory SnegoffMike ReynoldsAlexandra Kenworthy

Action    Animation    Anime

Down by 2 in the past 45 days 2

find this movie on ►

Down by 3 in the past 45 days 3

find this movie on ►

Up by 2 in the past 45 days 2

find this movie on ►

Down by 2 in the past 45 days 2

find this movie on ►

107

X 1996, 97 min.

Rintaro     Starring: Tomokazu SekiKen NaritaJunko Iwao

Action    Action Thriller    Animation

Held position in the past 45 days

find this movie on ►

111

Dead Leaves 2004, 55 min.

Hiroyuki Imaishi     Starring: Kerry Andersonkeith BurgessChad Fifer

Action    Animation    Anime

Down by 1 in the past 45 days 1

find this movie on ►

Up by 2 in the past 45 days 2

find this movie on ►

120

Astro Boy 2009, 94 min.

David Bowers     Starring: Nicolas CageKristen BellCharlize Theron

Adventure    Adventure Comedy    Animation

Down by 1 in the past 45 days 1

find this movie on ►

123

Spriggan 1998, 90 min.

Hirotsugu Kawasaki     Starring: Chris PattonJ.D. HawkinsKevin Corn

Action    Action Thriller    Animation

Down by 1 in the past 45 days 1

find this movie on ►

127

Kite 1998, 60 min.

Yasuomi Umetsu     Starring: Konami YoshidaScott BaileyShane Callahan

Action    Animation    Anime

Held position in the past 45 days

find this movie on ►

Up by 2 in the past 45 days 2

find this movie on ►

Down by 1 in the past 45 days 1

find this movie on ►

Down by 2 in the past 45 days 2

find this movie on ►

136

The Boy and the Beast 2015, 119 min.

Mamoru Hosoda     Starring: Kumikô AsoRirî FurankîSuzu Hirose

Adventure    Animation    Anime

Down by 4 in the past 45 days 4

find this movie on ►

Down by 2 in the past 45 days 2

find this movie on ►

Up by 1 in the past 45 days 1

find this movie on ►

Down by 1 in the past 45 days 1

find this movie on ►

Down by 2 in the past 45 days 2

find this movie on ►

Down by 3 in the past 45 days 3

find this movie on ►

148

Dragon Ball Z: Bio-Broly 1994, 45 min.

Yoshihiro Ueda     Starring: Masako NozawaBin ShimadaDaisuke Gouri

Action    Animation    Anime

Down by 3 in the past 45 days 3

find this movie on ►

151

Little Norse Prince 1968, 82 min.

Isao Takahata     Starring: Yukari AsaiMikijiro HiraEtsuko Ichihara

Action    Adventure    Animation

Held position in the past 45 days

find this movie on ►

Down by 3 in the past 45 days 3

find this movie on ►

159

Mobile Suit Gundam F91 1991, 120 min.

Yoshiyuki Tomino     Starring: Steve StaleyMichelle RuffTom Wyner

Action    Animation    Anime

Down by 2 in the past 45 days 2

find this movie on ►

160

Roujin Z 1991, 80 min.

Hiroyuki Kitakubo     Starring: Chisa YokoyamaRica MatsumotoShinji Ogawa

Action    Animation    Anime

Held position in the past 45 days

find this movie on ►

162

Guyver: Out of Control 1986, 55 min.

Hiroshi Watanabe     Starring: Yū MizushimaMichie TomizawaKeiko Toda

Action    Animation    Anime

Held position in the past 45 days

find this movie on ►

Down by 1 in the past 45 days 1

find this movie on ►

166

Yu-Gi-Oh!: The Movie 2004, 90 min.

Hatsuki Tsuji     Starring: Dan GreenEric StuartScottie Ray

Action Comedy    Adventure    Animation

Up by 2 in the past 45 days 2

find this movie on ►

168

Lensman 1990, 107 min.

Kazuyuki Hirokawa     Starring: Kerrigan MahamGreg SnegoffTom Wyner

Science Fiction    Anime    Sci-Fi Action

Down by 1 in the past 45 days 1

find this movie on ►

170

Ninja Resurrection 1997, 80 min.

Yasunori Urata     Starring: Tesshô GendaRyôtarô Okiayu

Animation    Anime    Fantasy

Down by 1 in the past 45 days 1

find this movie on ►

Down by 2 in the past 45 days 2

find this movie on ►

172

The Sky Crawlers 2008, 122 min.

Mamoru Oshii     Starring: Ryo KaseRinko KikuchiChiaki Kuriyama

Action    Adventure    Adventure Drama

Down by 2 in the past 45 days 2

find this movie on ►

Up by 2 in the past 45 days 2

find this movie on ►

174

Cardcaptor Sakura 1999, 88 min.

Morio Asaka     Starring: Aya HisakawaSakura TangeJunko Iwao

Adventure    Animation    Anime

Down by 2 in the past 45 days 2

find this movie on ►

177

Sky Blue 2003, 86 min.

Moon-saeng Kim     Starring: Marc WordenCathy CavadiniDavid Naughton

Action    Animation    Anime

Down by 4 in the past 45 days 4

find this movie on ►

178

The Garden of Words 2013, 46 min.

Makoto Shinkai     Starring: Miyu IrinoKana HanazawaFumi Hirano

Animation    Anime    Childhood Drama

Down by 3 in the past 45 days 3

find this movie on ►

Down by 5 in the past 45 days 5

find this movie on ►

Down by 1 in the past 45 days 1

find this movie on ►

189

Galaxy Express 999 1979, 128 min.

Rintaro     Starring: Masako NozawaMasako IkedaYôko Asagami

Adventure    Animation    Anime

Down by 1 in the past 45 days 1

find this movie on ►

Down by 33 in the past 45 days 33

find this movie on ►

193

Mezzo Forte 1998, 60 min.

Yasuomi Umetsu

Action    Animation    Anime

Down by 1 in the past 45 days 1

find this movie on ►

194

The Dagger of Kamui 1985, 139 min.

Rintaro     Starring: Hiroyuki SanadaTarô IshidaMami Koyama

Action    Adventure    Animation

Down by 1 in the past 45 days 1

find this movie on ►

195

Casshan: Robot Hunter 1993, 101 min.

Hiroyuki Fukushima     Starring: Takeshi KusaoYumi TômaKenji Utsumi

Action    Animation    Anime

Down by 1 in the past 45 days 1

find this movie on ►

203

The Red Spectacles 1987, 116 min.

Mamoru Oshii     Starring: Shigeru ChibaMachiko WashioHideyuki Tanaka

Action    Animation    Anime

Held position in the past 45 days

find this movie on ►

204

Ringing Bell 1978, 47 min.

Masami Hata

Animation    Anime    Drama

Down by 2 in the past 45 days 2

find this movie on ►

Down by 2 in the past 45 days 2

find this movie on ►

Down by 3 in the past 45 days 3

find this movie on ►

209

Jungle Emperor Leo 1997, 100 min.

Yoshio Takeuchi     Starring: Tara JayneVeronica TaylorDan Green

Animal Picture    Animation    Anime

Down by 2 in the past 45 days 2

find this movie on ►

Down by 39 in the past 45 days 39

find this movie on ►

212

Vexille 2007, 109 min.

Fumihiko Sori     Starring: Meisa KurokiShôsuke TaniharaYasuko Matsuyuki

Action    Animation    Anime

Down by 2 in the past 45 days 2

find this movie on ►