List of animated feature films of 2003

A list of animated feature films released in 2003

Title Country Director Studio Animation technique Notes
101 Dalmatians II: Patch's London Adventure United States Jim Kammerud
Brian Smith
Walt Disney Studios Home Entertainment
DisneyToon Studios
Traditional Direct-to-video
The 3 Wise Men
Los Reyes magos
France
Spain
Traditional
The Animatrix United States
Japan
Kōji Morimoto
Shinichiro Watanabe
Mahiro Maeda
Peter Chung
Andy Jones
Yoshiaki Kawajiri
Takeshi Koike
Warner Home Video
Village Roadshow Pictures
Silver Pictures
Square Pictures
Studio 4°C
Madhouse
DNA Productions
Traditional Direct-to-video
Atlantis: Milo's Return United States Victor Cook
Toby Shelton
Tad Stones
Walt Disney Studios Home Entertainment
DisneyToon Studios
Traditional Direct-to-video
Baby Looney Tunes' Eggs-traordinary Adventure United States Gloria Yuh Jenkins Warner Bros. Animation Traditional Direct-to-video
Back to School with Franklin Canada Arna Selznick Nelvana Traditional Direct-to-video
Barbie of Swan Lake United States Owen Hurley Mainframe Entertainment
Mattel Entertainment
CGI Direct-to-video
Batman: Mystery of the Batwoman United States Curt Geda Warner Home Video
Warner Bros. Animation
Traditional Direct-to-video
The Bee Julia and Mrs. Vita
L'Apetta Giulia e la signora Vita
Italy CGI
Betizu izar artean Spain Egoitz Rodríguez Olea Baleuko S.L. CGI
Bionicle: Mask of Light United States Terry Shakespeare
David Molina
Buena Vista Home Entertainment
Miramax Films
CGI Direct-to-video
Bolívar: el héroe Colombia Traditional
Brother Bear United States Chris Buck
Robert Walker
Walt Disney Pictures
Walt Disney Feature Animation
Traditional Last Disney feature to be made in the Florida division before the studio was shut down in March 2004
Captain Sabertooth
Kaptein Sabeltann
Norway Traditional
Charlotte's Web 2: Wilbur's Great Adventure United States Mario Piluso Paramount Home Entertainment
Universal Studios Home Entertainment
Nickelodeon Animation Studio
Traditional Direct-to-video
El Cid: The Legend
El Cid: La leyenda
Spain José Pozo Filmax Animation Traditional
Crayon Shin-chan: The Storm Called: Yakiniku Road of Honor
クレヨンしんちゃん 嵐を呼ぶ 栄光のヤキニクロード
Kureyon Shinchan: Arashi o Yobu: Eikō no Yakuniku Rōdo
Japan Tsutomu Mizushima Shin-Ei Animation Traditional
The Cunning Little Vixen United Kingdom Geoff Dunbar BBC Traditional Television film
Detective Conan: Crossroad in the Ancient Capital
名探偵コナン迷宮の十字路
Meitantei Konan: Meikyū no Kurosurōdo
Japan Kenji Kodama TMS Entertainment Traditional
The Dog, the General, and the Birds
Le chien, le général et les oiseaux
Italy
France
Traditional
Dominator United Kingdom Tony Luke Renga Media CGI Direct-to-video
Doraemon: Nobita and the Windmasters
ドラえもん のび太とふしぎ風使い
Doraemon Nobita to Fushigi Kazetsukai
Japan Tsutomu Shibayama Asatsu Traditional
El Embrujo del Sur Spain Juan Bautista Berasategi Traditional
Elysium South Korea Kwon Jae-woong Big Film Entertainment CGI
The Fairly OddParents: Abra-Catastrophe! United States Butch Hartman Frederator Studios
Nickelodeon Animation Studio
Traditional Television film
Finding Nemo United States Andrew Stanton Walt Disney Pictures
Pixar
CGI First Pixar feature to win Best Animated Feature Later Re-Released for 3D in 2012 and the highest grossing animated film from the 2000s
G.I. Joe: Spy Troops United States Dale Carman Reel FX Creative Studios
Hasbro
CGI Direct-to-video
Globi and the Stolen Shadows
Globi und der Schattenräuber
Germany
Switzerland
Luxembourg
Robi Engler Sponge Traditional
Hammerboy South Korea Ahn Tae-geun Sponge Traditional
Hamtaro: Miracle in Aurora Valley Japan Traditional
Hajime no Ippo - Champion Road
はじめの一歩 : チャンピオンロード
Japan Hitoshi Nanba Madhouse Traditional from "Fighting Spirit" series
Interstella 5555: The 5tory of the 5ecret 5tar 5ystem
インターステラ5555
Japan
France
Kazuhisa Takenouchi Toei Animation
Daft Life Ltd.
Traditional
InuYasha the Movie: Swords of an Honorable Ruler Japan Toshiya Shinohara Sunrise Traditional
I Want a Dog for Christmas, Charlie Brown United States Traditional Television film
Jake's Booty Call United States Eric Eisner, Julian Max Metter National Lampoon Productions, Romp Films, The Romp Traditional
Jester Till
Till Eulenspiegel
Germany
Belgium
Traditional
The Jungle Book 2 United States
Australia
Steve Trenbirth Walt Disney Pictures
DisneyToon Studios
Traditional
Kaena: The Prophecy France
Canada
Chris Delaporte
Pascal Pinon
Xilam CGI
Kim Possible: A Sitch in Time United States Steve Loter Walt Disney Television Animation Traditional Television film
Der Kleine Eisbär - Nanouks Rettung Germany Thilo Rothkirch Traditional
Der Kleine Eisbär - Neue Abenteuer, neue Freunde 2: Lars, Lea und Yuri Germany Thilo Rothkirch Traditional
The Land Before Time X: The Great Longneck Migration United States Charles Grosvenor Universal Studios Home Entertainment
Universal Animation Studios
Traditional Direct-to-video
La Légende de Parva France Jean Cubaud Traditional
The Legend of the Sky Kingdom Zimbabwe Roger Hawkins Stop-motion First animated feature from Zimbabwe and Africa
Little Longnose
Карлик Нос (Karlik Nos)
Russia Ilya Maksimov Melnitsa Animation Studio Traditional
Master Q: Incredible Pet Detective Hong Kong Traditional [1]
Mécanix Canada Rémy M. Larochelle Ofilms
Avant-Gore
Traditional/
Live-action
Miss Spider's Sunny Patch Kids Canada Mike Fallows Nelvana CGI Television film
Pilot to the show Miss Spider's Sunny Patch Friends.
More Vampires in Havana
Más vampiros en La Habana
Cuba
Spain
Traditional
Nasu: Summer in Andalusia
茄子 アンダルシアの夏
Nasu: Andarushia no Natsu
Japan Kitarō Kōsaka Madhouse Traditional
The Night B4 Christmas United States Traditional Television film
One Piece: Dead End Adventure Japan Konosuke Uda Toei Animation Traditional
Opopomoz Italy
France
Spain
Enzo D'Alò Mikado Film Traditional
Oseam
오세암
South Korea Sung Baek-yeop Sinabro Entertainment Traditional
Otherworld
Y Mabinogi
United Kingdom Derek W. Hayes Traditional
Piglet's Big Movie United States Francis Glebas Walt Disney Pictures
DisneyToon Studios
Traditional
Pokémon: Jirachi Wish Maker
劇場版ポケットモンスターアドバンスジェネレーション 七夜の願い星 ジラーチ (Gekijōban Poketto Monsutā Adobansu Jenerēshon Nanayo no Negaiboshi Jirāchi)
Japan Kunihiko Yuyama OLM, Inc. Traditional
The Rain Children
Les Enfants de la pluie
France
South Korea
Philippe Leclerc Praxinos Traditional
Raining Cats and Frogs
aka. The Frog Prophecy
La Prophétie des grenouilles
France Jacques-Rémy Girerd Folimage Traditional
Rescue Heroes: The Movie Canada Ron Pitts CGI Direct-to-video
Recess: All Growed Down United States Howy Parkins
Brenda Piluso
Paul & Joe Productions
Walt Disney Television Animation
Traditional Direct-to-video
Recess: Taking the 5th Grade United States Howy Parkins Paul & Joe Productions
Walt Disney Television Animation
Traditional Direct-to-video
The Return of Mushsnail: The Legend of The Snowmill United States Scott Entertainment CGI Direct-to-video
Rolie Polie Olie: The Baby Bot Chase Canada
United States
CGI Direct-to-video
Rugrats Go Wild! United States Norton Virgien
John Eng
Paramount Pictures
Nickelodeon Movies
Klasky Csupo
Traditional
Scooby-Doo! and the Legend of the Vampire United States Scott Jeralds Warner Bros. Animation Traditional Direct-to-video
Scooby-Doo! and the Monster of Mexico United States Scott Jeralds Warner Bros. Animation Traditional Direct-to-video
Sinbad: Legend of the Seven Seas United States Tim Johnson
Patrick Gilmore
DreamWorks Pictures
DreamWorks Animation
Traditional Last hand-drawn feature made by DreamWorks because of its failure at the box office and decided to abandon the medium entirely.
Son of Aladdin India Singeetam Srinivasa Rao Pentamedia Graphics CGI Direct-to-video
The Souricière
La Souricière
France Stéphane Margail, Sandrine Conte TAT Productions Traditional
Stitch! The Movie United States Tony Craig
Bobs Gannaway
Walt Disney Studios Home Entertainment
DisneyToon Studios
Traditional Direct-to-video and pilot to the spinoff, Lilo & Stitch: The Series
Tokyo Godfathers Japan Satoshi Kon Madhouse Traditional
Toto Sapore and the Magic Story of Pizza
Totò Sapore e la magica storia della pizza
Italy Traditional
The Triplets of Belleville
aka. Belleville Rendez-Vous
Les Triplettes de Belleville
France
Belgium
Canada
United Kingdom
Sylvain Chomet Les Armateurs
Production Champion
Vivi Film
Traditional
Werner - Gekotzt wird später! Germany Traditional
Winter Days Japan Kihachirō Kawamoto Traditional Collaboration between top animators from around the world.
Wizards & Giants
Magos y Gigantes
Mexico Andrés Couturier
Eduardo Sprowls
Ánima Estudios Flash animation First theatrically released animated film created with Adobe Flash.
Wonderful Days South Korea
United States
Kim Moon-saeng Traditional/CGI

Highest-grossing animated films of the yearEdit

Rank Title Studio Worldwide gross Ref.
1 Finding Nemo Pixar $936,743,261 [2]
2 Brother Bear Walt Disney Feature Animation $250,397,798 [3]
3 The Jungle Book 2 DisneyToon Studios $135,703,599 [4]
4 Sinbad: Legend of the Seven Seas DreamWorks Animation $80,767,884 [5]
5 Piglet's Big Movie DisneyToon Studios / Munich Animation $62,870,546 [6]
6 Rugrats Go Wild! Nickelodeon Movies / Klasky Csupo $55,405,066 [7]
7 Pokémon: Jirachi Wish Maker OLM, Inc. $33,393,751 [8]
8 Detective Conan: Crossroad in the Ancient Capital TMS Entertainment $24,342,320 [9]
9 Doraemon: Nobita and the Windmasters Asatsu $20,428,491 [10]

See alsoEdit

ReferencesEdit

  1. ^ Hong Kong Cinemagic - Master Q : Incredible Pet Detective
  2. ^ "Finding Nemo (2003)". Box Office Mojo. Retrieved June 28, 2015.
  3. ^ "Brother Bear (2003)". Box Office Mojo. Retrieved June 28, 2015.
  4. ^ "The Jungle Book 2 (2003)". Box Office Mojo. Retrieved June 28, 2015.
  5. ^ "Sinbad: Legend of the Seven Seas (2003)". Box Office Mojo. Retrieved June 28, 2015.
  6. ^ "Piglet's Big Movie (2003)". Box Office Mojo. Retrieved June 28, 2015.
  7. ^ "Rugrats Go Wild (2003) - Box Office Mojo". www.boxofficemojo.com. Retrieved 2016-08-17.
  8. ^ "Gekijōban Poketto Monsutā Adobansu Jenerēshon Nanayo no Negaiboshi Jirāchi (Pokémon: Jirachi Wish Maker) (2003) (2003)". www.boxofficemojo.com. Retrieved 2016-08-17.
  9. ^ "Meitantei Conan: Meikyuu no crossroad (Detective Conan: Crossroad in the Ancient Capital) (2003) (2003)". www.boxofficemojo.com. Retrieved 2016-08-17.
  10. ^ "Doraemon: Nobita and the Wind Wizard (2003) (2003)". www.boxofficemojo.com. Retrieved 2016-08-17.