Genre: Animation isn’t necessarily a genre because it is more or less a medium of filmmaking. Most films are either live action (real) or animated (drawn/ “fake”). But animation can be a genre because most film in that style of filmmaking is targeted towards family audiences. Animation can be broken down into three types: Computer Animation, Stop-Motion Animation, and Traditional Animation (Wikipedia)
Like: Animation can bring a different depth to filmmaking because if you can think it than you can make it.
Dislike: That fact that most animated features are targeted at kids.
Oscars (Wikipedia's List)
Wikipedia: Films Considered the Greatest Ever
My Top Films In This Genre (alphabetical order):
Alice in Wonderland
Nightmare Before Christmas, The
The Future of Animation:
Cloudy with a Chance of Meatballs
The Princess and the Frog
Toy Story 3
The Adventures of Tintin: Secret of the Unicorn