The release of the foul-mouthed and sexually explicit animated film Sausage Party once again shocked audiences who for whatever reason still believe that animated films are only for kids. Despite the artistic strides that animation has made in recent years, there are still viewers who stubbornly believe that the genre is exclusively for children. These animated films have obviously been designed to appeal to adults only. Some are even packed with as much sex, violence, and cursing as their raunchiest live-action counterparts. The following 10 movies stand as the best the genre has to offer grown-up viewers and paved the way for an adult comedy like Sausage Party :.
39 Non-Disney Animated Movies You'll Definitely Want To Watch
The Funniest Animated Movies of All Time
Western cartoons are funny , and every year, the American animated movies hoisting Oscars over their heads are the ones consumed by kids and marketed for families and designed to make everyone laugh and feel good about themselves and their anthropomorphized feelings. TV shows? And with darker, heavier, more violent content, animation is starting to have its adult moment again this time without the empty inanity of Beavis and Butthead or South Park ; we'll still watch those classics, though. BoJack Horseman and Archer have proven that jaded comedies could still have a lot of heart. Series like Amazon's Undone find creative ways to illustrate challenges to mental health. And shows like Big Mouth prove that you can be every bit as disgusting as an old Eddie Murphy set while still having a lot of meaningful things to convey.
The Best Animated Movies for Adults
When I visited my grandmother with my siblings, she would allow each of us to pick a movie. I picked Anastasia without fail every single time. Since their passing, I have held fast to their memory and my lineage. To see their history and folklore portrayed in such an enchanting film meant a lot to me.