2009 Animation Movies

Partly Cloudy

Partly Cloudy

    • NONE
    • 5 min
    • Animation

    Everyone knows that the stork delivers babies, but where do the storks get the babies from? The answer lies up in the stratosphere.

    Penguins of Madagascar

    Penguins of Madagascar

      • Unrated
      • 120 min
      • Animation

      Watch out - the boys finally get their own DVD! Get more Penguins, more Madagascar and more fun with the world debut of The Penguins of Madagascar Operations. Their mission? To maintain order in the zoo. Their nemesis? Their obnoxious neighbor, King Julien. Join Skipper and the crew as they outwit anyone and everything crossing their path as they rule the zoo.

      Please Say Something

      Please Say Something

      • 93%
      • Unrated
      • 10 min
      • Animation

      "Nine Nation Animation" presents a selection of recent award-winning animated short films from the world's most renowned festivals, including Cannes, Berlin, Annecy, Clermont-Ferrand and others. The program spans the globe and a wide variety of animation styles. A cat and a mouse carry on a dysfunctional relationship in a futuristic landscape. A Chinese monk sets out on foot with a tiger during the Tang dynasty and happens upon the giant Buddhas of Bamiyan. Two bluecollar workers dissect the meaning of "normal" life, as the world crumbles around them. A box of matches succumb, to their detriment, to the appeal of a cigarette.

      Pokémon: Arceus and the Jewel of Life

      Pokémon: Arceus and the Jewel of Life

        • G
        • 94 min
        • Animation

        The Struggle for Time and Space Begins Again...! The legendary Arceus. Long ago Arceus granted a fragment of its awesome power as the Jewel of Life to help Michina in the town's hour of need only to be betrayed when it was time for that power to be returned. After so many years Arceus is about to return to reclaim its power - enraged vengeful and seemingly unstoppable. Not even the combined might of Dialga, Palkia and Giratina can stop Arceus from devastating all existence across multiple dimensions. But Ash and his companions joining forces with their new friend Sheena, may have discovered the only way to redeem that ancient betrayal. Their journey will be both dangerous and uncertain: even if Ash and his friends can set an old wrong right again will there be time to return the Jewel of Life before Arceus destroys everything and everyone they've ever known?

        Runaway

        Runaway

          • 9 min
          • Animation

          Cordell Barker, who directed The Cat Came Back and Strange Invaders, is once again at his best with Runaway. Set to the music of Ben Charest (composer of The Triplets of Belleville), Runaway takes you on a journey that is both funny and disastrous.

          Happy passengers are having a great time on a crowded train, oblivious to the unknown fate that awaits them around the bend. The ensuing crisis leads to a class struggle that is as amusing as it is merciless. Naturally there are victims, but in the end everyone is equal.

          Superman/Batman: Public Enemies

          Superman/Batman: Public Enemies

            • PG-13
            • 67 min
            • Animation

            United States President Lex Luthor uses the oncoming trajectory of a Kryptonite meteor to frame Superman and declare a $1 billion bounty on the heads of the Man of Steel and his ‘partner in crime’, Batman. Heroes and villains alike launch a relentless pursuit of Superman and Batman, who must unite—and recruit help—to try and stave off the action-packed onslaught, stop the meteor Luthors plot.

            Sutorenjia: Mukô hadan

            Sutorenjia: Mukô hadan

              • NR
              • 103 min
              • Animation

              Hunted by the Ming from China, young Kotaro and his dog meet a nameless samurai "Nanashi" who is haunted constantly by memories of his past which has led him to avoid drawing his sword ever again. Among the Ming is a fearsome Western fighter named Raro, whose only desire is to find a worthy opponent.

              Tales of the Black Freighter

              Tales of the Black Freighter

                • PG-13
                • 26 min
                • Animation

                A mariner survives an attack from the dreaded pirates of the Black Freighter, but his struggle to return home to warn it has a horrific cost.

                Technotise: Edit & I

                Technotise: Edit & I

                  • 100 min
                  • Animation

                  Belgrade 2074. Edit is a student. After a few failed exams she decides to implant a memory chip... but, something strange starts happening to her.

                  The Cat Piano

                  The Cat Piano

                    • NONE
                    • 8 min
                    • Animation

                    A city of singing cats is preyed upon by a shadowy figure intent on performing a twisted feline symphony.