An incredibly beautifully animated film about a 10-year-old girl figuring out how to solve her own problems, while also giving baths to monsters, it helped turn Studio Ghibli into a global brand.

TOY STORY (1995)

The first feature-length computer animated movie spawned an entire industry while exploring those perennial kids’ movies themes of obsolescence and existential dread.

MULAN (1998)

The original, animated Mulan stands out as maybe the most “grown up” movie of the “Disney Renaissance.”