2011 Animation Movies (By Date)

The Waterman Movie

    • Animation

    When famed comedy rock duo 16Buttons of Justice is informed of the tremendous failure that is the 16Buttons of Justice TV Show, the duo must come up with a plan to send ratings through the roof, before the show is cancelled. Soon after hearing that Ready Espanosa, father to 16Buttons of Justice front man Raccoon X. Espanosa and world famous explorer, has gone missing, the duo decides to document their own rescue attempt to save the greatest adventurer of all time.

    Stoneheart

      • Animation

      "Stoneheart" is based on the "The Stoneheart Trilogy," a young-adult fantasy book series by Charlie Fletcher.

      The books revolve around a 12-year-old London boy who enters a hidden alternate world where statues, imbued with the soul-like essence of their makers, come to life. The boy's presence upsets a balance between good and evil, and while dealing with such creatures as sphinxes and gargoyles, he teams with an orphan girl and the statue of a World War I gunner to try to set things...

      Gaiking (2011)

      Gaiking

        • 202 min
        • Action

        When Earth is invaded by an alien army of horrors, a giant robot named Gaiking is constructed to defend the Earth.

        La Luna (2011)

        La Luna

          • G
          • 7 min
          • Animation

          The latest Pixar short follows the coming-of-age story of a young boy who finally discovers his family's unique line of work. This animated adventure will debut in theaters with Disney Pixar's Brave.

          Legend of the Millennium Dragon (2011)

          Legend of the Millennium Dragon

            • PG-13
            • 99 min
            • Animation

            A spectacular journey of an unwilling young hero thrust into a mysterious past full of monsters, dragons, and strange hidden powers. Through a series of out of this world battles and adventures, Jun, a shy middle school boy, is transformed into a hero destined to battle evil and ensure harmony and tranquility in the world.

            Gnomeo and Juliet (2011)

            Gnomeo and Juliet

            • 55%
            • G
            • 84 min
            • Animation

            The greatest love story ever told, starring...garden gnomes? In the upcoming “Gnomeo & Juliet,” Shakespeare's revered tale gets a comical, off-the-wall makeover. Directed by Kelly Asbury (“Shrek 2”) and showcasing both classic and original songs by Elton John, the film features the voices of James McAvoy and Emily Blunt as Gnomeo and Juliet, who have as many obstacles to overcome as their quasi namesakes when they are caught up in a feud between neighbors. But with plastic pink...

            The Fantastic Flying Books of Mr. Morris Lessmore (2011)

            The Fantastic Flying Books of Mr. Morris Lessmore

              • 15 min
              • Animation

              Inspired, in equal measures, by Hurricane Katrina, Buster Keaton, The Wizard of Oz, and a love for books, The Fantastic Flying Books of Mr. Morris Lessmore is a poignant, humorous allegory about the curative powers of story. Using a variety of techniques (miniatures, computer animation, 2D animation) award winning author/ illustrator William Joyce and Co-director Brandon Oldenburg present a hybrid style of animation that harkens back to silent films and MGM Technicolor musicals. Morris Lessmore...

              Dimanche (2011)

              Dimanche

                • 10 min
                • Animation

                An imaginative boy suffers the stifling ordinariness of his family's weekly Sunday ritual.

                The Great Bear (2011)

                The Great Bear

                  • Unrated
                  • 75 min
                  • Adventure

                  Jonathan, 11, usually spends his vacations alone with his grandfather who lives on the edge of a vast forest populated by mythical animals. This year his kid sister Sophie joins him. But it's not cool to be stuck with a little sister, so he does what he can to avoid her. He succeeds entirely too well: Sophie is kidnapped by a giant, 1000-year-old bear. Now, Jonathan has to venture into the heart of the forest to confront the strange beings that dwell there and rescue his sister....

                  Nullarbor (2011)

                  Nullarbor

                    • Unrated
                    • 10 min
                    • Animation

                    An animated road-movie set across the vast and barren landscape of Australia's Nullarbor Plain.

                    - Written by

                    Anonymous

                    Wild Life (2011)

                    Wild Life

                      • 14 min
                      • Animation

                      An English dreamer experiences both the beauty and harshness of nature when he relocates to the Canadian prairie.

                      A Morning Stroll (2011)

                      A Morning Stroll

                        • 7 min
                        • Animation

                        When a New Yorker walks past a chicken on his morning stroll, we are left to wonder which one is the real city slicker.

                        The Hybrid Union (2011)

                        The Hybrid Union

                          • Unrated
                          • 4 min
                          • Animation

                          Two abstract characters - Plus(+) and Minus(-) - are racing each other in the imaginary world. They come from opposite poles and when their predicament forces them to unite, they create a new, startling, energy form - The Hybrid Union. The results for our characters are always unpredictable. On their journey, they meet unusual new characters and novel challenges. Will Plus and Minus win the race against the newcomer?

                          - Written by

                          Clare Baren,...

                          2009 Oscar Shorts (2011)

                          2009 Oscar Shorts

                            • 85 min
                            • Animation

                            Collective screening of the Academy Award nominated short films from the Animation category for 2011. (1) Madagascar, Carnet de Voyage (Travel Journal), Sacrebleu Prod., France, 11 min. (2) Let's Pollute, no company listed, USA, 6 min. (3) The Gruffalo, Magic Light Pic., UK/Germany, 27 min. (4) The Lost Thing, Passion Pic., Australia/UK, 15 min. (5) Day & Night, Pixar, USA, 6 min. (6) Urs, Filmakademie Baden-Württemburg, Germany, 10 min. (7) The Cow That Wanted To Be a Hamburger,...

                            The Flying Machine (2011)

                            The Flying Machine

                              • NONE
                              • 85 min
                              • Animation

                              The film takes off in London when over-worked single mum, Georgie takes her children, Jane and Fred, to see The Flying Machine, a film being accompanied live by super-star pianist, Lang Lang, playing Frederic Chopin masterpieces. The film, which we get to watch as well, is called "The Magic Piano".

                              "The Magic Piano" tells the story of Anna, a girl whose father has had to leave Poland and look for work in London. She's left with her auntie and annoying little cousin Chip-Chip who desperatly...

                              All-Star Superman (2011)

                              All-Star Superman

                                • PG
                                • 75 min
                                • Superhero

                                In All-Star Superman, the Man of Steel rescues an ill-fated mission to the Sun (sabotaged by Lex Luthor) and, in the process, is oversaturated by radiation – which accelerates his cell degeneration. Sensing even he will be unable to cheat death, Superman ventures into new realms – finally revealing his secret to Lois, confronting Lex Luthor’s perspective of humanity, and attempting to ensure Earth’s safety before his own impending end with one final, selfless act.

                                Megamind: The Button of Doom (2011)

                                Megamind: The Button of Doom

                                  • PG
                                  • 16 min
                                  • Animation

                                  The new protector of Metro City faces the one foe that could cut his heroic reign short in this companion adventure to the hit animated feature Megamind. The diabolical items cluttering their evil lair no longer of use, Megamind (Will Ferrell) and Minion (David Cross) decide that everything must go -- everything except the Death Ray, of course. Meanwhile, Megamind reveals to the people of Metro City that he's created a special suit that gives him all of Metro Man's powers, and that he will use...

                                  Barbie: A Fairy Secret (2011)

                                  Barbie: A Fairy Secret

                                    • Unrated
                                    • 72 min
                                    • Animation

                                    Get ready for Barbie A Fairy Secret, an amazing adventure with Barbie where she discovers there are fairies living secretly all around us! When Ken is suddenly whisked away by a group of fairies, Barbie's two fashion stylist friends reveal they are actually fairies and that Ken has been taken to a magical secret fairy world not far away! Barbie and her rival Raquelle take off with the fairy friends on an action-packed journey to bring him back. Along the way they must stick together and...

                                    Rango (2011)

                                    Rango

                                    • 87%
                                    • PG
                                    • 107 min
                                    • Animation

                                    A sheltered chameleon, living as an ordinary family pet, faces a major identity crisis. After all, how high can you aim when your whole purpose in life is to blend in? When Rango accidentally winds up in the gritty, gun-slinging town of Dirt -- a lawless outpost populated by the desert's most wily and whimsical creatures -- the less-than-courageous lizard suddenly finds he stands out. Welcomed as the last hope the town has been waiting for, new Sheriff Rango is forced to play his new role to...

                                    Sala samobójców (2011)

                                    Sala samobójców

                                      • NONE
                                      • 110 min
                                      • Drama

                                      Dominik is an ordinary boy. He's got loads of friends, the hottest girl in school, rich parents and money to spend on brand-name clothes. But one innocent kiss with a mate changes everything. He begins to isolate himself from the outside world, spending all his time on his computer. He meets an anonymous girl who introduces him to the "suicide room", a place from which there is no escape. Caught in a trap woven of his own emotions, Dominik becomes entangled in a web of intrigue and gradually...