Best Animation Movies of 2006

1.

Lifted

5.5
7.9/10 IMDB

When an overconfident teen alien gets behind the controls of a spaceship, he must attempt to abduct a slumbering farmer under the watchful eye of a critical instructor. But abducting humans requires precision and a gentle touch, and within a few missteps it's painfully clear why more humans don't go missing every year.

Directed by: Gary Rydstrom
Release date: 2006-12-28
2.

Monster House

5.4
6.6/10 IMDB

Monsters under the bed are scary enough, but what happens when an entire house is out to get you? Three teens aim to find out when they go up against a decrepit neighboring home and unlock its frightening secrets.

Starring: Ryan Newman, Steve Buscemi, Mitchel Musso, Sam Lerner, Spencer Locke, Catherine O'Hara, Fred Willard, Woody Schultz, Ian McConnel, Maggie Gyllenhaal ..
Directed by: Gil Kenan
Release date: 2006-07-21
3.

Flushed Away

5.3
6.6/10 IMDB

London high-society mouse, Roddy is flushed down the toilet by Sid, a common sewer rat. Hang on for a madcap adventure deep in the sewer bowels of Ratropolis, where Roddy meets the resourceful Rita, the rodent-hating Toad and his faithful thugs, Spike and Whitey.

Starring: Hugh Jackman, Kate Winslet, Ian McKellen, Jean Reno, Bill Nighy, Andy Serkis, Shane Richie, Kathy Burke, David Suchet, Miriam Margolyes ..
Directed by: David Bowers, Sam Fell
Release date: 2006-10-22
4.

Arthur and the Invisibles

5.1
6.0/10 IMDB

Arthur is a spirited ten-year old whose parents are away looking for work, whose eccentric grandfather has been missing for several years, and who lives with his grandmother in a country house that, in two days, will be repossessed, torn down, and turned into a block of flats unless Arthur's grandfather returns to sign some papers and pay off the family debt. Arthur discovers that the key to success lies in his own descent into the land of the Minimoys, creatures no larger than a tooth, whom his grandfather helped relocate to their garden. Somewhere among them is hidden a pile of rubies, too. Can Arthur be of stout heart and save the day? Romance beckons as well, and a villain lurks.

Starring: Freddie Highmore, Mia Farrow, Ron Crawford, Penny Balfour, Jason Bateman, Doug Rand, Adam LeFevre, Jean Bejote Njamba, Saul Jephcott, Lee Delong ..
Directed by: Luc Besson
Release date: 2006-12-13
5.

Curious George

4.7
6.5/10 IMDB

When The Man in the Yellow Hat befriends Curious George in the jungle, they set off on a non-stop, fun-filled journey through the wonders of the big city toward the warmth of true friendship.

Starring: Will Ferrell, Drew Barrymore, David Cross, Eugene Levy, Dick Van Dyke, Frank Welker, Joan Plowright, Ed O'Ross, Kath Soucie, Billy West ..
Directed by: Matthew O'Callaghan
Release date: 2006-02-10
6.

Barbie in The 12 Dancing Princesses

4.4
6.7/10 IMDB

King Randolph sends for his cousin Duchess Rowena to help turn his daughters, Princess Genevieve and her 11 sisters, into better ladies. But the Duchess takes away all the sisters fun, including the sisters favorite pastime: dancing.Thinking all hope is lost they find a secret passageway to a magical land were they can dance the night away.

Starring: Nicole Oliver, Lalainia Lindbjerg, Kathleen Barr, Chiara Zanni, Kelly Sheridan, Ashleigh Ball, Ashleigh Ball, Britt McKillip, Maddy Capozzi, Chantal Strand ..
Directed by: Greg Richardson
Release date: 2006-09-19
7.

The Wild

4.0
5.3/10 IMDB

An adolescent lion is accidentally shipped from the New York Zoo to Africa. Now running free, his zoo pals must put aside their differences to help bring him back.

Starring: Kiefer Sutherland, James Belushi, Eddie Izzard, Janeane Garofalo, William Shatner, Richard Kind, Greg Cipes, Colin Hay, Miles Marsico, Jack De Sena ..
Directed by: Steve 'Spaz' Williams
Release date: 2006-03-06
8.

Mater and the Ghostlight

4.0
6.6/10 IMDB

Mater, the rusty but trusty tow truck from Cars, spends a day in Radiator Springs playing scary pranks on his fellow townsfolk. That night at Flo's V8 Café, the Sheriff tells the story of the legend of the Ghostlight, and as everyone races home Mater is left alone primed for a good old-fashioned scare.

Starring: Larry the Cable Guy, Owen Wilson, Paul Newman, Bonnie Hunt, Cheech Marin, Michael Wallis, Paul Dooley, Katherine Helmond ..
Directed by: John Lasseter, Dan Scanlon
Release date: 2006-07-27
9.

Leroy & Stitch

3.9
6.2/10 IMDB

Lilo, Stitch, Jumba and Pleakley have finally caught all of Jumba's genetic experiments and found the one true place where each of them belongs. Stitch, Jumba and Pleakley are offered positions in the Galactic Alliance, turning them down so they can stay on Earth with Lilo. But Lilo realizes her alien friends have places where they belong, and it's finally time to say "aloha."

Starring: Tia Carrere, Daveigh Chase, Zoe Caldwell, Kevin McDonald, Chris Sanders, Kevin Michael Richardson, Rob Paulsen, Jeff Bennett, David Ogden Stiers, Tara Strong ..
Directed by: Roberts Gannaway, Tony Craig
Release date: 2006-06-23
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10.

Everyone's Hero

3.7
5.7/10 IMDB

A boy begins a grand journey to return Babe Ruth's baseball bat before the deciding game of the 1932 World Series comes to a close.

Starring: William H. Macy, Rob Reiner, Brian Dennehy, Ritchie Allen, Jake T. Austin, Cherise Boothe, Jesse Bronstein, Ralph Coppola, Whoopi Goldberg, Jason Harris ..
Directed by: Christopher Reeve, Colin Brady, Dan St. Pierre
Release date: 2006-09-15

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