Animation Calendar – Upcoming Animated Movies

Release Dates for Upcoming Animated Movies

NOTE: Release dates may be affected during the ongoing COVID-19 pandemic.

All dates listed are for wide releases in the United States and (in most cases) Canada. International release dates will vary depending on the country.

2021

Raya and the Last Dragon

Walt Disney Pictures
Walt Disney Animation Studios
March 12,
2021

Rumble

Paramount Pictures
Paramount Animation / WWE Studios / Reel FX Animation Studios
May 14,
2021

Spirit Untamed

Universal Pictures
DreamWorks Animation
June 4,
2021

Vivo

Columbia Pictures (via Sony)
Sony Pictures Animation / Sony Pictures Imageworks
June 4,
2021

Luca

Walt Disney Pictures
Pixar Animation Studios
June 18,
2021

Minions: The Rise of Gru

Universal Pictures
Illumination / Illumination Mac Guff
July 2,
2021

Hotel Transylvania 4

Columbia Pictures (via Sony)
Sony Pictures Animation / Sony Pictures Imageworks
August 6,
2021

PAW Patrol: The Movie

Paramount Pictures
Paramount Animation / Nickelodeon Movies / Mikros Animation
August 20,
2021

The Boss Baby: Family Business

Universal Pictures
DreamWorks Animation
September 17,
2021

Untitled My Little Pony film

Paramount Pictures
Paramount Animation / eOne / Boulder Media
September 24,
2021

The Addams Family 2

Metro-Goldwyn-Mayer (via United Artists) / Universal Pictures
Cinesite Studios
October 1,
2021

Ron’s Gone Wrong

20th Century Studios (via Disney)
20th Century Animation / Locksmith Animation / DNEG
October 22,
2021

Encanto

Walt Disney Pictures
Walt Disney Animation Studios
November 24,
2021

Sing 2

Universal Pictures
Illumination / Illumination Mac Guff
December 22,
2021

The Mitchells vs. The Machines

Columbia Pictures (via Netflix)
Sony Pictures Animation / Sony Pictures Imageworks
POSTPONED TO 2021*

2022

Nimona

20th Century Studios (via Disney)
20th Century Animation / Blue Sky Studios
January 14,
2022

Turning Red

Walt Disney Pictures
Pixar Animation Studios
March 11,
2022

Untitled DreamWorks film

Universal Pictures
DreamWorks Animation
April 15,
2022

DC Super Pets

Warner Bros. Pictures
Warner Animation Group / DC Entertainment / Animal Logic
May 22,
2022

Lightyear

Walt Disney Pictures
Pixar Animation Studios
June 17,
2022

Untitled Illumination film

Universal Pictures
Illumination
July 1,
2022

Under the Boardwalk

Paramount Pictures
Paramount Animation
July 22,
2022

Untitled DreamWorks film

Universal Pictures
DreamWorks Animation
September 23,
2022
Untitled Spider-Man: Into the Spider-Verse sequel
Columbia Pictures (via Sony)
Sony Pictures Animation / Marvel Entertainment / Sony Pictures Imageworks
October 7,
2022

Untitled Disney Animation film

Walt Disney Pictures
Walt Disney Animation Studios
November 23,
2022

Untitled Illumination film

Universal Pictures
Illumination
December 21,
2022

The Bad Guys

Universal Pictures
DreamWorks Animation
POSTPONED TO 2022

2023

The Tiger’s Apprentice

Paramount Pictures
Paramount Animation / Mikros Animation
February 10,
2023

Untitled DreamWorks film

Universal Pictures
DreamWorks Animation
April 7,
2023

Untitled Pixar film

Walt Disney Pictures
Pixar Animation Studios
June 16,
2023

Untitled Illumination film

Universal Pictures
Illumination
June 30,
2023

Untitled Disney Animation film

Walt Disney Pictures
Walt Disney Animation Studios
November 22,
2023
  • *High-profile digital/streaming release.
  • Last updated: January 23, 2022, by Karl Smith.

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July 2, 2021