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List of Top 10 Best Disney Pixar Movies of All Time

Perhaps nobody has as exquisite craftsmanship as Pixar does in making animated features. With its totally 14 feature films ever created since 1995, the subsidiary of The Walt Disney Company makes it easily earn 27 Academy Awards, 7 Golden Globe Awards, and more. Since there has been a great number of people demanding for the best Disney Pixar movies, here we have compiled the list of Pixar films and reviewed the top Disney Pixar movies considered as the best as a response.

Best Pixar Movies
Best Pixar Movies

Tips: the Walt Disney Pixar has made every film such a masterpiece with compelling story and unforgettable characters that even the worst of Pixar is better than the best of competitors. So it's absolutely worth to get the animated kids movies on DVD versions of all the best Pixar Disney movies for lifetime keeping. But for on-the-go Pixar movie watching or insurance against scratch or damage, preparing a professional DVD ripper beforehand to make a Pixar DVD backup seems to be much needed. Working as a full-featured Disney Pixar movies DVD ripper, MacX DVD Ripper Pro can easily rip Disney Pixar DVD to MP4, FLV, AVI, WMV, MOV, MPEG, QT, etc with seamless support of any DVD copy protection like Disney X-project protection, CSS, Region Code, Sony ARccOS, UOPs, etc.

Part 1: List of All-Time Classic Movies by Disney Pixar

As is mentioned above that Pixar has created fourteen feature films, beginning with Toy Story (1995), and its most recent being last year's Monsters University. Below is the total flicks ever produced by the studio.


Pixar Movie Title

Release Date

Worldwide Box Officce


Toy Story

Nov 22, 1995



A Bug's Life

Nov 25, 1998



Toy Story 2

Nov 24, 1999



Monsters, Inc.

Nov 2, 2001



Finding Nemo

May 30, 2003



The Incredibles

Nov 5, 2004




June 9, 2006




June 29, 2007




June 27, 2008




May 29, 2009



Toy Story 3

June 18, 2010



Cars 2

June 24, 2011




June 22, 2012



Monsters University

June 21, 2013


Part 2: Top 10 Best Disney Pixar Movies You Must Never Miss

Almost all of the films created by Pixar have received both critical and financial success. But there is still something exception like Car 2. Though achieved with a commercial hit, this film is substantially less praised than Pixar's other movies, receiving only 39% at Rotten Tomatoes. But here to help you have an unblemished movie enjoyment, just read the following best movies from Disney Pixar that are not only deserver merely few hours cheers, but a decade or even lifetime.

1. Toy Story 3

Toy Story 3
Toy Story 3

Toy Story 3 might be the best three-quel ever produced by Pixar in the history of family-friendly movies, which is one of the rare occasions where the third film gives such a perfect and definitive ending. It won the awards for both Best Animated Feature and Best Original Song and became the highest-grossing animated film of all time worldwide until it was surpassed by Frozen in March 2014. This story centers on the toys who are mistakenly delivered to a day-care center instead of the attic right before Andy leaves for college, and it's up to Woody to convince the other toys that they weren't abandoned and to return home.

See also: Top 10 Disney Movies of All Time; Top 10 best Disney Dreamworks animated movies

2. Finding Nemo

Finding Nemo
Finding Nemo

Except for Toy-Sotry's dominance of multiple decades, Finding Nemo, from 2003, is another one of the best Disney Pixar movies ever created, featuring the most widely accepted characters incl. Nemo and Dory from Pixar picure. Statistics shows that it was the second-highest gross film in the year of its release and is the best-selling DVD of all-time with more than 40 million copies sold as of 2006. Credit is also given to the film's story which focuses on a timid clownfish setting out on a journey to bring him home after his son is captured in the Great Barrier Reef and taken to Sydney.

3. The Good Dinosaur

The Good Dinosaur
The Good Dinosaur

Director: Peter Sohn
Starring: Raymond Ochoa, Jack Bright, Sam Elliott, Anna Paquin, Steve Zahn
Genre: Adventure, comedy
Synopsis: A young Apatosaurus who meets an unlikely human friend while traveling through a harsh and mysterious landscape.

4. Up


Just the more story, heart and emotion in the first ten minutes of Up mark it the best aspects of all of Pixar films. Because of the masterful combination of just enough humor with the right amount of heart, Up became the second animated movie to ever receive a Best Picture nomination at the Oscars. This flick details a 78-year-old Carl setting out to fulfill his lifelong dream to see the wilds of South America. Russell, a wilderness explorer 70 years younger, inadvertently becomes a stowaway.

5. Monsters University

Monsters University
Monsters University

Most of Pixar films are emotional, but Monsters University is exceptional. It is set to feature a widespread array of humour but it ultimately portrays the bond between friends and provides insight into what ultimately brings Mike and Sully together! Though it doesn't scale the heights of Pixar's finest efforts, Monsters University is still ranking the top Disney Animated film by Pixar of all time and and is funny and thoughtful family entertainment for viewers of any age.

6. Finding Dory

Rogue One: A Star Wars Story
Rogue One: A Star Wars Story

Director: Andrew Stanton
Starring: Ellen DeGeneres, Albert Brooks, Hayden Rolence, Kaitlin Olson
Genre: Comedy, Adventure
Running time: 97 minutes
Plot: This movie tells an amnesiac fish Dory who journeys to be reunited with her parents.

7. Wall-E


Wall-E quite meets with the high standard that Pixar has set for itself. Even with a first act that is almost entirely without dialogue, the animation studio's crowning achievement makes boffo box office and won the Oscar for the best animated film. So if you are waiting for the best movie by Disney Pixar, Wall-E will absolutely not miss from the top movie list.

The listed best Pixar movies do not mean the end of Disney. Here are still the upcoming Disney movies to entertain you. For more Disney movies, please stay tuned with us.

8. Cars 2

Cars 2
Cars 2

As the sequel to the 2006 film Cars, undoubtedly, Cars 2 received high reputation. Directed by John Lasseter and Brad Lewis, this best Disney Pixar movie tells a story about that a Star race car Lightning McQueen and his pal Mater head overseas to compete in the World Grand Prix race. Want to know what will happen during their adventure? Try to watch Cars 2 online or copy Cars 2 DVD to iPhone iPad Android for enjoying without any limits.

Good news: Cars 3 is scheduled for release on June 16, 2017.

9. Inside Out

Inside Out
Inside Out

Director: Pete Doctor
Starring: Amy Poehler, Phyllis Smith, Richard Kind, Lewis Black, Bill Hader
Genre: Adventure, comedy
Synopsis: A young girl named Riley Andersen tries to lead her through life as her parents move from Minnesota to San Francisco.

10. Brave


Directed by Mark Andrews, Brenda Chapman and Steve Purcell, Brave (2012 film) received both positive reviews and box office success. And it won the Academy Award, the Golden Globe and the BAFTA Award for Best Animated Feature Film. Brave Disney Pixar movie mainly describes that a princess Merida try to defy a custom rely on her bravery and her archery skills.

BTW, many amazing soundtracks in Brave Disney film are worthy of downloading, for example, Touch the Sky, Into the Open Air, Learn Me Right, Fate and Destiny, The Games and more.

Part 3: Useful Tools to Backup DVDs of the Best Disney Pixar Movies

As is mentioned above, these masterpiece produced by Disney Pixar is so worthwhile that you will keep them to the utmost. Generally, a good way to realize the task is to make a copy of the DVDs by Disney with a great DVD ripper. But the majority of DVD ripping software is usually bogged down by DVD copy protection, not to mention the X-project protection while ripping the Disney DVDs. If you are still looking for a solid Disney DVD ripper, the high-acclaimed MacX DVD Ripper Pro can save your life. Armed with unique DVD analysis technology, the DVD ripper for Mac can well bypass copy protection and rip any new DVD movies produced by Disney, Sony, Paramount, etc to whatever format or device without a hiccup. That's to say, you can even rip the latest Disney DVDs including the red-hot Frozen to MP4, MOV, FLV, AVI, etc for playback on iPhone, iPad, Android with 1:1 image quality.

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