50 Greatest Cartoons

Somewhat dodgy list of great cartoons as voted by industry members. The rules prohibit feature-length animation, precluding many of the very best, and countries outside North America are severely underrepresented.

More information at Wikipedia; CityRag has links to online versions of many of them.

Ratings by Sam.

Rank Title Year Rating
1 What's Opera, Doc? 1957 8
2 Duck Amuck 1953 10
3 The Band Concert 1935
4 Duck Dodgers in the 24½th Century 1953 8
5 One Froggy Evening 1955 9
6 Gertie the Dinosaur 1914 5
7 Red Hot Riding Hood 1943 7
8 Porky in Wackyland 1938
9 Gerald McBoing-Boing 1950
10 King-Size Canary 1947 9
11 Three Little Pigs 1933
12 Rabbit of Seville 1950 9
13 Steamboat Willie 1928
14 The Old Mill 1937 5
15 Bad Luck Blackie 1949 7
16 The Great Piggy Bank Robbery 1946
17 Popeye the Sailor Meets Sindbad the Sailor 1936
18 The Skeleton Dance 1929 9
19 Snow-White 1933 7
20 Minnie the Moocher 1932 7
21 Coal Black and de Sebben Dwarfs 1943 2
22 Der Fuehrer's Face 1942 7
23 Little Rural Riding Hood 1949 4
24 Tell-Tale Heart, The 1953 6
25 Big Snit, The 1985 3
26 Brave Little Tailor 1938
27 Clock Cleaners 1937
28 Northwest Hounded Police 1946
29 Toot Whistle Plunk and Boom 1953
30 Rabbit Seasoning 1952
31 The Scarlet Pumpernickel 1950
32 The Cat Came Back 1988 5
33 Superman 1941
34 You Ought to Be in Pictures 1940
35 Ali Baba Bunny 1957 8
36 Feed the Kitty 1952 9
37 Bimbo's Initiation 1931
38 Bambi Meets Godzilla 1969 7
39 Little Red Riding Rabbit 1944
40 Peace on Earth 1939
41 Rooty Toot Toot 1951 9
42 The Cat Concerto 1946 8
43 Rabbit of Seville 1950 9
44 Man Who Planted Trees, The 1987 9
45 Book Revue 1946 7
46 Quasi at the Quackadero 1976 5
47 The Cat Concerto 1946 8
48 A Unicorn in the Garden 1953 6
49 The Dover Boys at Pimento University or The Rivals of Roquefort Hall 1942
50 Felix in Hollywood 1923