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    The 31 Most Visually Beautiful Scenes In Animated Movies, Ever

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    Recently we asked members of the BuzzFeed Community what they think the most beautiful scene in an animated movie is. Here are some of the most visually stunning answers!

    1. The Maleficent dragon fight in Sleeping Beauty:

    Prince Phillip fighting Maleficent in dragon form

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    2. The "Show Yourself" sequence in Frozen 2:

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    3. The parting of the Red Sea in The Prince of Egypt:

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    4. And the burning-bush scene, also in Prince of Egypt:

    Moses encountering the burning bush

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    5. The train scene in Spirited Away:

    Landscape images of the train going across the water in "Spirited Away"

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    6. The ocean chase in Ponyo:

    Ponyo riding on a school of fish

    7. "So This Is Love" from Cinderella:

    Cinderella dancing with the prince during the ball

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    8. "Friends on the Other Side" in The Princess and the Frog:

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    9. The "Poor Jack" sequence in The Nightmare Before Christmas:

    Jack sitting in front of an angel statue in the graveyard

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    10. The creation of Riley's core memories in Inside Out:

    A glowing orb representing Riley's core memory rolls along a track, illuminating moving gears

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    11. The "What's Up Danger" sequence in Spider-Man: Into the Spider-Verse:

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    12. "Once Upon a December" in Anastasia:

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    13. The ocean choosing Moana at the beginning of Moana:

    The ocean opening up so baby Moana can collect shells

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    14. Bioluminescent Tamatoa, also in Moana:

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    15. Moana confronting Te Ka, from (you guessed it) Moana:

    Moana standing defiantly in front of Te Ka

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    16. The visuals during "God Help the Outcasts" in The Hunchback of Notre Dame:

    Esmeralda standing in the light of the stained glass in Notre Dame

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    17. The storm scene in Legend of the Guardians: The Owls of Ga'hoole:

    Soren flying through a lightning storm

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    18. The bullfight scene in The Book of Life:

    The bull dissolving into flower petals

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    19. The train scene in Zootopia:

    The Zootopia train going through the ice district

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    20. When Miguel and Tulio arrive at El Dorado in The Road to El Dorado:

    A panoramic view of El Dorado

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    21. Howl's bedroom in Howl's Moving Castle:

    22. Ego eating the ratatouille in Ratatouille:

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    23. When Carl and Russell land among the tepuis in Up:

    The clouds going through the tepuis in "Up"

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    24. When Tetsuo creates his arm in Akira:

    25. "I See the Light" from Tangled:

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    26. Miguel crossing the marigold bridge in Coco:

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    27. The space dancing scene in WALL-E:

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    28. The arrival at the Hidden World in How to Train Your Dragon: The Hidden World:

    Hiccup and Toothless flying through a glowing cave

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    29. When Elastigirl discovers Screenslaver's lair in Incredibles 2:

    Elastigirl facing off against the Screenslaver in a room made out of flashing patterns of lights

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    30. The comet scene in Your Name:

    Mitsuha watching a piece break off the comet

    31. The ballroom scene in Beauty and the Beast:

    Belle and the Beast dancing in the ballroom

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