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Top 10 movies with animal main characters

Are you an animal lover? Check out Jaka's article to find out the recommendations for the 10 best films with the following animal main characters!

Film is an entertainment medium that many people choose to fill their time or seek entertainment.

The film itself has different themes, one of which is animal themed movie.

Previously, Jaka had discussed films with the theme of wild animals. This time, Jaka wants to talk about films with animal main characters, the gang.

The following films are films that tell the story from the animal's point of view so that we are brought into the lives of the animals.

Curious? Read on for the following Jaka article, gang!

10 Best Movies with Animal Main Characters

There have been so many films with good animal main characters, but Jaka has selected the best Jaka versions of the films for you to watch.

The films that Jaka has included in the list have various genres. You can find movies with original and animated actors.

Instead of waiting any longer, here it is Top 10 movies with animal main characters Jack's version. Check it out!

1. The Lion King (1994)

Who, anyway, has never heard the movie The Lion King? This legendary film was recently re-released with the format live action, you know.

Lion King tells the story of a lion cub named Simba, the son of an animal kingdom, he was deceived by his evil uncle so that he had to flee from his kingdom.

In his exile, Simba actually learns about maturity, responsibility, and courage which ultimately shows who he really is.

InformationThe Lion King
Reviews (Number of Reviewers)8.5 (842.375)
Duration1 hour 28 minutes
GenreAnimation, Adventure, Drama
Release DateJune 24, 1994
DirectorRoger Allers, Rob Minkoff
PlayerMatthew Broderick, Jeremy Irons, James Earl Jones

2. Finding Nemo (2003)

Finding Nemo is a creative animation film Disney Pixar which was released in 2003. This film is one of the films with the best animal main characters, the gang.

Finding Nemo tells about the struggle of a clown fish named Marlin in looking for a child who has a physical disability, Nemo, missing.

From this film, you can learn about a father's extraordinary love for his son, the gang. The ocean is even willing to be crossed in search of his beloved son.

InformationFinding Nemo
Reviews (Number of Reviewers)8.1 (872.665)
Duration1 hour 40 minutes
GenreAnimation, Adventure, Comedy
Release Date30 May 2003 (Indonesia)
DirectorAndrew Stanton, Lee Unkrich
PlayerAlbert Brooks, Ellen DeGeneres, Alexander Gould

3. Hachi: A Dog's Tale (2009)

After watching this film, you will definitely be sad and even cry. Especially after knowing that this film is based on a true story that happened.

Hachi: A Dog's Tale tells the story of the loyalty of a dog named Hachiko who always waits for his employer every time he comes home from work at the station.

This continues, even years after the employer's death. Hachi, who doesn't understand the concept of death, remains faithful to wait for his master until Hachi dies.

This film is very sad, gang, even able to make the audience burst into tears.

InformationHachi: A Dog's Tale
Reviews (Number of Reviewers)8.1 (224.888)
Duration1 hour 33 minutes
GenreDrama, Family
Release DateMarch 16, 2010 (Indonesia)
DirectorLasse Hallstrom
PlayerRichard Gere, Joan Allen, Cary-Hiroyuki Tagawa

4. Ratatouille (2007)

Ratatouille is an animated comedy film set in France. The film was released in 2007 and still gets a positive response to this day.

A young chef who has difficulty in cooking gets help from a mouse who accidentally passes by the fancy restaurant where the chef works.

Surprisingly, the mouse can cook very well like a professional chef. People think that the amateur chef is the one who cooks well, but it is the rat that drives the chef.

InformationRatatouille
Reviews (Number of Reviewers)8.0 (583.537)
Duration1 hour 51 minutes
GenreAnimation, Adventure, Comedy
Release DateJune 29, 2007
DirectorBrad Bird, Jan Pinkava
PlayerBrad Garrett, Lou Romano, Patton Oswalt

5. Zootopia (2016)

This film will give you a very good picture of what if animals had a world and life like humans, gang.

Zootopia tells the story of a rabbit who has just been appointed as a police officer who teams up with a swindling fox to uncover a conspiracy in a city.

This film will make you think twice in judging someone from their appearance, gang. What looks good, doesn't necessarily have a good character.

InformationZootopia
Reviews (Number of Reviewers)8.0 (386.755)
Duration1 hour 48 minutes
GenreAnimation, Adventure, Comedy
Release DateMarch 4, 2016
DirectorByron Howard, Rich Moore
PlayerGinnifer Goodwin, Jason Bateman, Idris Elba

Best Movies with Other Animal Main Characters...

6. Bambi (1942)

Bambi is a classic animated film from Walt Disney released in 1942. This film is an adaptation of the novel entitled Bambi, a Life in The Woods.

This film tells about the life of a deer named Bambi who had to survive after his mother was shot by a hunter.

On his way to adulthood, Bambi meets new friends and his biological father who turns out to be a deer prince in the forest where they live.

InformationBambi
Reviews (Number of Reviewers)7.3 (118.865)
Duration1 hour 10 minutes
GenreAnimation, Drama, Family
Release DateAugust 21, 1942
DirectorJames Algar, Samuel Armstrong
PlayerHardie Albright, Stan Alexander, Bobette Audrey

7. Dumbo (1941)

Just like The Lion King, Dumbo is also a classic animated film remake and re-release. Unfortunately, the remake version of Dumbo did not get as much appreciation as the original.

Dumbo tells the story of an elephant calf named Jumbo Jr. who lives in a circus with his mother. Because of his very large ears, he was nicknamed Dumbo.

However, Dumbo's big ears allow him to fly, gang. A mouse always helps Dumbo in honing his flying skills.

InformationDumbo
Reviews (Number of Reviewers)7.3 (108.923)
Duration1 hour 4 minutes
GenreAnimation, Drama, Family
Release DateOctober 31, 1941
DirectorSamuel Armstrong, Norman Ferguson
PlayerSterling Holloway, Edward Brophy, James Baskett

8. A Dog's Purpose (2017)

A Dog's Purpose is a film directed by Lasse Hallstrom, the director who directed Hachi: A Dog's Tale. This film is no less sad, gang.

This film tells the journey of a dog named Bailey who is looking for meaning in his life. Bailey continued to be reincarnated and nurtured by several different masters.

This film will make you sad and happy at the same time, gang. Just like Hachiko, this film is about the loyalty of a dog to its master.

InformationA Dog's Purpose
Reviews (Number of Reviewers)7.1 (54.794)
Duration1 hour 40 minutes
GenreAdventure, Comedy, Drama
Release Date27 January 2017
DirectorLasse Hallstrom
PlayerJosh Gad, Dennis Quaid, Peggy Lipton

9. Madagascar (2005)

Madagascar is an animated comedy film about the lives of several animals who have lived their entire lives at the New York Zoo.

The animals then get tired of their life in the zoo, and try to escape from there.

However, because they are not used to living in the forest, they must also learn to adapt in order to survive in the real forest.

InformationMadagascar
Reviews (Number of Reviewers)6.9 (334.249)
Duration1 hour 26 minutes
GenreAnimation, Adventure, Comedy
Release DateMay 27, 2005
DirectorEric Darnell, Tom McGrath
PlayerChris Rock, Ben Stiller, David Schwimmer

10. Bolt (2008)

Bolt is a superhero and comedy-themed animated film whose main character is a dog named Bolt. This film is suitable for everyone, from children to adults.

This film tells the story of a dog named Bolt who throughout his life served as a superhero dog in films. In fact, Bolt considers himself to have real superpowers.

Once, Bolt thought his employer, an actress in the film he also starred in, had been kidnapped. Armed with fake superpowers, Bolt takes action to find his master.

InformationBolt
Reviews (Number of Reviewers)6.8 (175.225)
Duration1 hour 36 minutes
GenreAnimation, Adventure, Comedy
Release DateNovember 21, 2008
DirectorByron Howard, Chris Williams
PlayerJohn Travolta, Miley Cyrus, Susie Essman

Thus Jaka's article about the 10 best films with animal main characters. Is your favorite movie one of them?

If you have suggestions or opinions about films with better animal main characters, write them in the comments column, gang!

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