Best Animation Movies of 1921

1.

Dreams of the Rarebit Fiend: The Pet

2.9
6.9/10 IMDB

After eating a rarebit, a man falls asleep and dreams his wife adopts a mysterious animal with an insatiable appetite. The pet eats its milk, the house cat, the house's furnishings, rat poison, and passing vehicles, including airplanes and a blimp, while growing larger and larger. This cartoon is part of a Dream trilogy animated by Winsor McCay in 1921. (CBGP)

Directed by: Winsor McCay
Release date: 1921-09-26
Best Animation Movies of 1921 : Invisible Ink
2.

Invisible Ink

2.9
7.0/10 IMDB

Koko The Clown continually interrupts an animator, who turns his attention to trapping the clown.

Starring: Max Fleischer ..
Directed by: Dave Fleischer
Release date: 1921-12-03
Best Animation Movies of 1921 : Dreams of the Rarebit Fiend: The Flying House
3.

Dreams of the Rarebit Fiend: The Flying House

2.9
6.8/10 IMDB

After eating a rarebit at a party, a woman has a strange dream in which her husband converts their home into a flying machine to escape having to pay the exorbitant interest on the mortgage, on a flight that takes them around the world and to the moon.

Directed by: Winsor McCay
Release date: 1921-09-24
Best Animation Movies of 1921 : Modeling
4.

Modeling

2.8
6.5/10 IMDB

A man with a huge hooked nose enters the Fleischer studios to have his bust sculpted. Meanwhile, across the studio, Max is animating Koko. When he's called over to consult on the too-accurate bust, Koko gets mischievous and creates his own drawings. He then escapes and crawls inside the clay bust, eventually wriggling off like an inchworm. He gets into a fight with the man being modelled, both of them flinging wads of clay.

Starring: Max Fleischer ..
Directed by: Dave Fleischer
Release date: 1921-10-08
Best Animation Movies of 1921 : Opus II
5.

Opus II

2.7
6.2/10 IMDB

An abstract animation from Walter Ruttmann.

Directed by: Walter Ruttmann
Release date: 1921-12-31
6.

The Centaurs

2.7
6.0/10 IMDB

A female centaur enters a clearing in the woods and picks flowers. She is met by a male centaur and the two romance each other. They then seek parental consent for their union. Surviving footage of a now lost film.

Directed by: Winsor McCay
Release date: 1921-09-25
Best Animation Movies of 1921 : Dreams of the Rarebit Fiend: Bug Vaudeville
7.

Dreams of the Rarebit Fiend: Bug Vaudeville

2.5
5.9/10 IMDB

After eating a cheesecake given to him by a kind-hearted lady, a hobo goes to sleep and has a bizarre dream in which insects are putting on a vaudeville show for him, with a grasshopper juggling an ant, a dancing daddy long-legs, etc.

Directed by: Winsor McCay
Release date: 1921-09-25
Best Animation Movies of 1921 : Gertie on Tour
8.

Gertie on Tour

2.4
5.8/10 IMDB

Windsor McCay's partially lost follow-up to his tremendouly successful Gertie the Dinosaur. Gertie has been brought into the modern world. Continually perplexed by her new surroundings, she begins to explore the new sights. But when she sleeps, she dreams of the way it used to be, in the days when the world was full of dinosaurs like herself.

Directed by: Winsor McCay
Release date: 1921-09-25
9.

Kansas City's Spring Clean-up

2.3
4.8/10 IMDB

First properly animated film produced by Laugh-O-Gram Studio, as part of demo reel. Part of the Newman Laugh-O-Grams Series.

Directed by: Walt Disney
Release date: 1921-03-20
10.

Kansas City Girls Are Rolling Their Own Now

2.3
4.4/10 IMDB

This film is not really animated, it just consists of Walt drawing a single frame. Part of the Newman Laugh-O-Grams Series.

Directed by: Walt Disney
Release date: 1921-03-20

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