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The Best New Animated Films in 2023

October 5th, 2023The Best New Animated Films in 2023

Get ready to get animated! A whole collection of CG-animated films are coming to AMC Theatres in 2023, and we’ve drawn you a guide to the best of the bunch. (Get it? Drawn? Because we’re talking about animation!)

Be prepared to laugh, cry, sing and then cry some more. Here are the best new animated movies coming soon to the big screen.

Paw Patrol: The Mighty Movie

In this epic sequel, a magical meteor crash lands in Adventure City, and gives the PAW Patrol pups superpowers, transforming them into The Mighty Pups. Plan a mighty movie event with your family when PAW PATROL: THE MIGHTY MOVIE releases in the fall.


Inspector Sun

Finally, fans of macabre brain-teaser stories in the style of Agatha Christie will have a whodunnit they can bring their little ones to when INSPECTOR SUN AND THE CURSE OF THE BLACK WIDOW opens in theatres. The family-friendly murder mystery stars comedian Ronny Chieng as the voice of the titular spider sleuth who must solve the case of a wealthy aristocrat’s sudden death on a plane to San Francisco.

INSPECTOR SUN opens October 27th

Trolls Band Together

Another installment in a popular franchise that is coming out in 2023 is TROLLS 3. After the release of TROLLS: WORLD TOUR in 2020, the popular fuzzy musical creatures are back for their third movie, bringing back the characters that fans know and love.

The anticipated animated sequel is set to arrive in theatres on November 17th, so kids and adults alike have the latest TROLLS movie to look forward to later in the year.

TROLLS BAND TOGETHER opens November 17th


The one definitive theme that unifies all classic Disney movies is the magic that makes dreams come true. An animated film, WISH reveals where that magic really comes from is a most exciting concept and a perfect way to commemorate the studios enduring, century-long legacy. To learn more about the first hand-drawn Disney animated feature film since Winnie the Pooh (2011), read our guide To Disney’s upcoming WISH.

WISH opens November 22nd


Illumination and Universal Pictures present a new original film, MIGRATION, a modern-day comedy following a family of ducks who convince their over-protective father to go on the vacation of a lifetime as they attempt to migrate from New England, through New York City, and ultimately down to the Bahamas.

 MIGRATION opens December 22nd

Be sure to mark your calendars and set your reminders to get tickets for these featured animated movies. And be sure to stay on the scene with AMC Scene for updates throughout the year about these movies and new additions that are announced.

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