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Disney plus Hotstar Animated Movies




  • Disney+ Hotstar offers a vast library of animation, including movies and shows from Walt Disney Animation Studios, Pixar Animation Studios, Disney Television Animation, and other studios acquired by Disney. This includes classics like The Lion King, Snow White and the Seven Dwarfs, Monsters, Inc., and Gravity Falls, alongside newer releases like Encanto, Luca, The Owl House, and Baymax!.
  • This article will feature some of the best-animated movies that you can watch on Disney+Hotstar.
  • Disney+ Hotstar offers dubbed and subtitled versions of many animated shows and movies in various languages. It also offers animation for all ages, with content filtering options for parental control.

Disney Plus Hotstar- Animated Movie List

“Are you looking for some animated content to watch on Disney+ Hotstar? This article has you covered.”As India’s leading OTT platform, Hotstar offers a large library of animation content whether it’s local or international. This article highlights some of the best animation movies on Hotstar, Including top Disney animation movies.

Disney plus Hotstar Animated Movies List

Toy Story

  • Directed by: John Lasseter
  • Writer: Joss Whedon (screenplay), Andrew Stanton (story), Joel Cohen (story)
  • Genre: Animation, Adventure, Comedy
  • Release date: November 22, 1995
  • Rated: General audience (G)

“Toy Story” is a 1995 animated comedy film by Pixar, released by Disney. It was the first fully computer-animated movie and Pixar’s first feature film. 

The story is set in a world where toys come to life when humans aren’t around. It follows Woody, a classic pull-string cowboy doll, who becomes jealous of Buzz Lightyear, a new space toy that his owner Andy loves more. They end up lost and far from home and now Woody and Buzz eventually have to work together to return to Andy after getting lost.

The film was a huge success, grossing over $373 million and receiving critical acclaim for its animation, story, and voice performances. It was nominated for three Academy Awards and is considered a groundbreaking film in animation history. It also started a successful franchise with sequels and spin-offs. It has 4 movies and 1 upcoming movie. To know more about its new movie refer to the article linked below.


  • Directed by: Ron Clements, John Musker
  • Writers: Aaron Lee (screenplay), Pamela Ribon (screenplay), Aaron Kells (story)
  • Genre: Animation, Adventure, Comedy
  • Release date: November 23, 2016
  • Rated:  Parental Guidance (PG)

“Moana” is a 2016 animated musical adventure film by Disney.

Set in ancient Polynesia, the story follows Moana, the daughter of a chief, sets sail to find Maui, a demigod, to help her save her island. Maui had stolen a magical stone from a goddess which caused darkness to spread. Moana convinces Maui to help her return the stone and restore the goddess. Along the way, they face many challenges, including giant monsters and pirates. Maui also must confront his own past mistakes.

The film premiered in Los Angeles on November 14, 2016, and was released in the U.S. on November 23, receiving praise for its animation, music, and voice acting. It grossed over $687 million worldwide and was nominated for two Academy Awards. A sequel and a live-action remake are planned for release in 2024 and 2026, respectively.


  • Directed by: Pete Docter
  • Writers: Bob Peterson (screenplay), Pete Docter (original screenplay)
  • Genre: Animation, Adventure, Comedy
  • Release date: May 29, 2009
  • Rated:  Parental Guidance (PG)

Up is a 2009 Disney Pixar animated movie about an elderly widower named Carl Fredricksen who travels to South America with a wilderness explorer scout named Russell in his flying house to fulfill a promise to his late wife Ellie. This film’s success and emotional resonance have made it a memorable part of Pixar’s oeuvre.

He ties thousands of balloons to the house to make it fly. Somehow a young scot, Russell ends up traveling with him. Together, they travel to South America and encounter many adventures, including a talking dog and a giant bird. Will Carl be able to fulfill his promise to his wife? This movie can even make adults shed tears.

“Up” premiered at the 62nd Cannes Film Festival and was released in the US on May 29, 2009. The film was acclaimed for its screenplay, animation, and emotional depth, particularly the poignant opening sequence depicting Carl and Ellie’s life together. It grossed $735.1 million worldwide and became the sixth-highest-grossing film of 2009. “Up” received five Academy Award nominations, winning two, and was the second animated film ever nominated for Best Picture.

Big Hero 6 

  • Directed by: Don Hall, Chris Williams
  • Writers: Bob Schooley, Mark McCorkle (screenplay), Daniel Gerson (screenplay)
  • Genre: Animation, Action, Adventure
  • Release date: November 7, 2014
  • Rated:  Parental Guidance(PG)

“Big Hero 6” is a 2014 American animated superhero film produced by Walt Disney Pictures and Walt Disney Animation Studios. It is loosely based on the Marvel Comics superhero team of the same name. Making it the first Disney animated film to feature characters from Marvel Comics, following Disney’s acquisition of Marvel in 2009.

This movie follows Hiro Hamada, a young robotics genius. After his big brother Tadashi’s death in a fire. He finds Baymax, a healthcare robot invented by Hiro’s late brother. Hiro, Baymax along with Tadashi’s friends, form a superhero team to combat a masked villain responsible for the fire. This movie is a great watch.

This movie has grossed over $657.8 million worldwide, becoming the highest-grossing animated film of 2014. Even won the Academy Award for Best Animated Feature.The film was notable for its use of new software technology to produce advanced animated visuals.

Also read: Best Animated Movies On Netflix



  • Directed by: Chris Buck, Jennifer Lee
  • Writers: Jennifer Lee (screenplay), Chris Buck (screenplay)
  • Genre: Animation, Adventure, Comedy, Musical
  • Release date: November 22, 2013
  • Rated: Parental Guidance (PG)

Frozen is a 2013 American animated musical fantasy film produced by Walt Disney Animation Studios and released by Walt Disney Pictures. Inspired by Hans Christian Andersen’s fairy tale “The Snow Queen.

Frozen is a 2013 Disney animated movie about two sisters, Elsa and Anna. Elsa has magical ice powers that she struggles to control. Elsa had accidentally injured Anna with her magic when they were children. Years later, Elsa became Queen of Arendelle but things went south and her powers caused an eternal winter all over the kingdom. Anna then sets out on a journey to find Elsa and bring back summer.

Grossed over $1.280 billion worldwide, becoming the highest-grossing animated film at the time and the highest-grossing film of 2013. Also won Academy Awards for Best Animated Feature and Best Original Song (“Let It Go”), a Golden Globe for Best Animated Feature Film, a BAFTA for Best Animated Film, and two Grammy Awards.


  • Directed by: Andrew Stanton
  • Writers: Andrew Stanton, Jim Reardon
  • Genre: Animation, Adventure, Family, Romance
  • Release date: June 27, 2008
  • Rated: General audience (G)

WALL-E is a 2008 American animated romantic science fiction film produced by Pixar Animation Studios for Walt Disney Pictures.

This movie follows the story of a lonely robot named WALL-E on a future, uninhabitable Earth in 2805 due to an ecocide, caused by rampant consumerism, corporate greed, and environment neglect, who is visited by a robot called EVE sent from the starship Axiom. WALL-E falls in love with EVE and pursues her across the galaxy.

It grossed $521.3 million worldwide and won several awards, including the Academy Award for Best Animated Feature. In 2022, it was re-released by The Criterion Collection as a special edition, making it the first Pixar film to receive this honor.


  • Directed by: Pete Docter, Kemp Powers
  • Writers: Pete Docter, Kemp Powers, Mike Jones (screenplay)
  • Genre: Animation, Adventure, Comedy, Drama, Fantasy
  • Release date: December 25, 2020
  • Rated:  Parental Guidance(PG)

Soul is a 2020 American animated fantasy comedy-drama film produced by Pixar Animation Studios for Walt Disney Pictures. 

The story follows Joe Gardner, a middle school music teacher and aspiring jazz musician, he gets an opportunity to perform with a renowned jazz musician but he falls into a coma before that and  finds himself as a disembodied soul heading to the “Great Beyond.” There he meets a 22, soul who doesn’t want to be born. Later in the movie, we find how Joe finds a spark in his life.

This movie grossed over $122 million at the box office The National Board of Review and the American Film Institute named Soul one of the top ten films of 2020. It was nominated for three Academy Awards at the 93rd Academy Awards, winning two, and received numerous other accolades.

Also read: Best Free Animation Movies on YouTube

Monsters, Inc

  • Directed by: Pete Docter, Lee Unkrich
  • Writers: Andrew Stanton, Daniel Gerson (screenplay), Jill Culbert (screenplay)
  • Genre: Animation, Adventure, Comedy
  • Release date: November 2, 2001
  • Rated: General audience (G)

Monsters, Inc. is a 2001 American animated comedy film produced by Pixar Animation Studios for Walt Disney Pictures. 

Its story centers on two monsters, Sulley and his one-eyed partner and best friend  Mike, who work at Monsters, Inc., a factory that generates energy by scaring human children. However, the monster world believes that the children are toxic, and when a little human girl, Boo, sneaks into the factory, she must be returned home before it is too late.

This movie had grossed over $528 million worldwide to become the third highest-grossing film of 2001. The film won the Academy Award for Best Original Song for “if I Didn’t Have You”.


What is Disney+ Hotstar?

Disney+ Hotstar is an OTT platform offering a vast library of movies and TV shows, including a wide range of animated content from various studios like Disney and Pixar.

What types of animated movies are available on Disney+ Hotstar?

Disney+ Hotstar offers classic animated films, new releases, and movies for all ages from Walt Disney Animation Studios, Pixar Animation Studios, and other affiliated studios.

Are there dubbed and subtitled versions of animated movies available?

Yes, many animated movies on Disney + Hotstar are available with dubbed and subtitled versions in various languages.

What are some of the newer animated movies available on Disney+ Hotstar?

Some new releases include Encanto, Luca, and Soul.

For more information on upcoming animated movies refer to the article linked below.

Is there content suitable for all ages on Disney + Hotstar?

Yes, Disney+ Hotstar offers a range of animated content suitable for all ages, with parental control options available.

How can I filter content for my children on Disney+ Hotstar?

Disney+ Hotstar provides content filtering options that allow parents to control what their children can watch.

Can I watch Disney + Hotstar outside of India?

Disney+ Hotstar is available in certain regions outside India, but the availability of specific content may vary by region.

Do I need a subscription to access animated movies on Disney + Hotstar?

Yes, a subscription to Disney+ Hotstar is required to access their full library of animated movies and shows.

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