Disney Animated Features - The List
- no live-action films with animation sequences (like Mary Poppins (1964))
- no sequels produced by either Walt Disney Television Animation or the DisneyToons studio in Australia
- no direct-to-video films (like Return to Never Land (2002))
- no Marvel films, unless produced by Walt Disney Animation Studios
- no Bear in the Big Blue House films, unless produced by Walt Disney Animation Studios
- no puppet films, including the Muppets, unless produced by Walt Disney Animation Studios
- no Pixar films, unless co-produced by Walt Disney Animation Studios
- no films that are distributed but not produced by Disney (like The Wild (2006))
So, what exactly is this?
Awhile back, the people over at Disney had gotten so many inquiries from people wanting to collect the whole animated Disney collection of films, they came up with a definitive list. All of these films have been either entirely produced in-house by Walt Disney Productions prior to 1986, or were produced by Walt Disney Animation Studios after 1986.
The films on the list have to abide by a few rules: