The highest grossing animated movie ever is the all time favorite - Toy Story 3.It also won Academy Awards for Best Animated Feature and Best Original Song. Distributed by Walt Disney Pictures, this film accounted worldwide for more than $1,063 million.
The Lion King, another movie which was distributed by Walt Disney Pictures collected $951 million.
The 3rd in this list is Shrek 2, produced by DreamWorks Animation. Its worldwide grossing is $919.8 million. In fact most of highest grossing animated movies have been either produced by DreamWorks Animation or Walt Disney Pictures. The next movie that grossed more than $886.6 million is Ice Age: Dawn of the Dinosaurs produced by 20th Century Fox.