Best Animation Movies of 1931


Bimbo's Initiation

7.3/10 IMDB

Bimbo finds himself surrounded by a mysterious group of robed figures who invite him to become a member of their secret organisation. When he refuses, they fling him through a nightmarish sequence of terror and torture devices. Will our hapless hero make it out alive?

Starring: Billy Murray, Mae Questel ..
Directed by: Dave Fleischer, Grim Natwick
Release date: 1931-07-24

Toby the Milkman

5.8/10 IMDB

The title character gets some milk from a cow's udder for the first few inches of the bottles before filling the rest of them with water. Then he and his horse would deliver the stuff at various houses.

Directed by: Dick Huemer, Sid Marcus
Release date: 1931-02-24
Best Animation Movies of 1931 : Mask-A-Raid


6.9/10 IMDB

Betty Boop is queen of the Masquerade Ball where, among other antics, Bimbo and a lecherous old man vie for her affections.

Directed by: Dave Fleischer
Release date: 1931-11-06
Best Animation Movies of 1931 : The Ugly Duckling

The Ugly Duckling

7.1/10 IMDB

The film begins with a mother hen sitting on her eggs from which six baby chicks are born. Though initially overjoyed, her mood changes to disgust when the final egg hatches out a duckling. Though the duckling desperately attempts to win his foster family's acceptance, the mother hen is adamant in her refusal to care for an infant that isn't even her species, let alone not even hers.

Starring: Florence Gill, Purv Pullen, Jack Mercer, Billy Bletcher ..
Directed by: Wilfred Jackson
Release date: 1931-12-17
Best Animation Movies of 1931 : Dizzy Red Riding-Hood

Dizzy Red Riding-Hood

7.1/10 IMDB

Betty Boop goes to Grandma's through the woods despite wolf warnings; but Bimbo follows and gives the old story a new twist.

Starring: Ann Little, Billy Murray ..
Directed by: Dave Fleischer
Release date: 1931-12-12

Study No. 7

7.2/10 IMDB

An experimental short from Oskar Fischinger

Directed by: Oskar Fischinger
Release date: 1931-01-01

Weenie Roast

6.9/10 IMDB

Krazy Kat and his unidentified female companion go to the beach for a picnic

Directed by: Manny Gould, Ben Harrison
Release date: 1931-09-13
Best Animation Movies of 1931 : Bimbo's Express

Bimbo's Express

6.1/10 IMDB

Betty Boop (with dog's ears) is moving; Bimbo comes with his moving van and is smitten with her. Songs: "Moving Day," "Hello Beautiful."

Starring: Billy Murray, Mae Questel ..
Directed by: Dave Fleischer
Release date: 1931-08-21
Best Animation Movies of 1931 : Traffic Troubles

Traffic Troubles

6.8/10 IMDB

Mickey is driving a taxi. His first fare is a very large gentleman. Mickey stops traffic and gets a tongue-lashing from the officer. The cab runs into some bad road, bounces the fare down to almost nothing, then bounces the customer right out of the cab. Mickey pulls up to the curb and picks up his second passenger, Minnie. She plays her accordion while they ride. The cab gets a flat tire, and Mickey uses a pig to pump it up.

Directed by: Burt Gillett
Release date: 1931-03-16
Best Animation Movies of 1931 : Spooks


6.7/10 IMDB

Flip the Frog finds himself in a house haunted by crazy skeletons.

Directed by: Ub Iwerks
Release date: 1931-12-20

Also check Best animation movies of 1932.

Check out our top containing the Best Animation Movies of 1931 - This top was obtained with our unique algorithm ordered by our unique ranking system.