Far better than it was received. An ambitious Verne-inspired adventure
almost 6 years
I really enjoyed this movie and still do. It's so fascinating for an animated movie.
Pretty good movie. I prefer animal movies. Kida is my favorite Disney princess though.
over 6 years
Fantastic. Great characters, has a sense of danger (seen by most of the crew dying).
almost 7 years
I had a crush on the chick with the white hair.
almost 7 years
Average Disney movie at best. I was super pumped for it too. Slight disappointment.
Atlantis: The Lost Empire is a 2001 American animated film produced by Walt Disney Feature Animation. Written by Tab Murphy, directed by Gary Trousdale and Kirk Wise, and produced by Don Hahn, it is the first science fiction film in the Disney animated features canon and the 41st overall. The film features an ensemble cast with the voice talents of Michael J. Fox, Cree Summer, James Garner, Claudia Christian, Corey Burton, Don Novello, Phil Morris, Jacqueline Obradors, Leonard Nimoy, John Mahoney, Florence Stanley, and Jim Varney in his final role. Set in 1914, the film tells the story of a young linguist who gains possession of a sacred book which he believes will guide him and an expedition crew to the lost city of Atlantis.
Development for the film began after the directors and producer finished The Hunchback of Notre Dame (1996). Instead of doing another musical, the team decided to do an action-adventure film inspired by the writings of Jules Verne. The film was noted for using...