List of Sony theatrical animated feature films
Sony releases films from Sony-owned and non-Sony owned animation studios. Most films listed below are from Sony Pictures Animation which began as a feature animation department of Sony, producing its first feature-length animated film Open Season in 2006. Beginning with 1001 Arabian Nights in 1959, Columbia Pictures and TriStar Pictures have released animated films by other production companies, such as United Productions of America, Aardman Animations, Marvel Entertainment, Madhouse, Aniplex, Funimation and Rovio Animation. Additionally, Sony Pictures's Japanese division has helped co-produce and release anime films in that country, such as Cowboy Bebop: The Movie, Tokyo Godfathers, Paprika, Legend of the Millennium Dragon and Marvel Anime Films etc.
Other Studio units have also released films theatrically, primarily the studio's distribution unit Sony Pictures Releasing, which acquires film rights from outside animation studios to release films under the Columbia Pictures or TriStar Pictures film labels.
|Sony Pictures Animation|
|Other Sony studio|
|Not produced by Sony, but released under its label.||R|
|Title||Intended theatrical release date
by Columbia Pictures/
Sony Pictures Releasing
|Peter Rabbit 2: The Runaway[R][S]||June 18, 2021||Animal Logic|
|Hotel Transylvania: Transformania||July 23, 2021||Sony Pictures Animation|
|Untitled Spider-Man: Into the Spider-Verse sequel||October 7, 2022||Sony Pictures Animation and Marvel Entertainment|
|Chickenhare[R]||2022[st 2]||NWave Pictures|
- indicates films playing in theaters around the world in the week commencing 4 May 2021.
This list does not include films combining live-action with animation.
|1||Hotel Transylvania 3: Summer Vacation||$528,583,774||Sony Pictures Animation||2018|||
|2||Hotel Transylvania 2||$473,226,958||2015|||
|3||Spider-Man: Into The Spider-Verse||$375,414,637||2018|||
|4||The Adventures of Tintin||$373,993,951||Amblin Entertainment
|5||Hotel Transylvania||$358,375,603||Sony Pictures Animation||2012|||
|6||The Angry Birds Movie||$352,333,929||Rovio Entertainment||2016|||
|7||Cloudy with a Chance of Meatballs 2||$274,325,949||Sony Pictures Animation||2013|||
|8||Cloudy with a Chance of Meatballs||$243,006,126||2009|||
|9||The Emoji Movie||$217,776,646||2017|||
|10||Smurfs: The Lost Village||$197,183,546||2017|||
- Listed are the original theatrical release dates in the United States (or other non-U.S. territories) when the film was contributed by Sony. Different distributors are attributed and credited for distributing each film throughout the history of Sony.
- Original release date was March 24, 1963
- Original release date was 1961
- Original release date was July 20, 1974
- Original release date was December 23, 1995
- Original release date was May 26, 2001
- Original release date was September 1, 2001
- Original release date was June 11, 2003
- Released by Sony Pictures in the United States.
- Original release date was July 17, 2004
- Original release date was November 25, 2006
- Original release date was June 27, 2007
- Original release date was June 5, 2008
- Not released theatrically in the United States
- Original release date was June 16, 2010
- Original release date was June 29, 2016
- Original release date was August 26, 2016
- Original release date was February 18, 2017
- Original release date was August 3, 2018
- Original release date was June 22, 2018
- Original release date was June 15, 2018
- Original release date was December 20, 2019
- Original release date was September 18, 2020
- Original release date was October 16, 2020
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- "Spider-Man: Into the Spider-Verse". Box Office Mojo.
- "The Adventures of Tintin". Box Office Mojo.
- "Hotel Transylvania". Box Office Mojo.
- "The Angry Birds Movie". Box Office Mojo.
- "Cloudy with a Chance of Meatballs 2". Box Office Mojo.
- "Cloudy with a Chance of Meatballs". Box Office Mojo.
- "The Emoji Movie". Box Office Mojo.
- "Smurfs: The Lost Village". Box Office Mojo.