For all the flak Creator/DreamWorksAnimation gets for not being [[Franchise/DisneyAnimatedCanon Disney]] or Creator/{{Pixar}}, it can't be denied that when they strive to tug at the heartstrings, they manage it just as effectively as their rivals can.

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* ''TearJerker/{{Antz}}''
* ''TearJerker/BeeMovie''
* ''TearJerker/TheBossBaby''
* ''TearJerker/CaptainUnderpantsTheFirstEpicMovie''
* ''TearJerker/ChickenRun''
* ''TearJerker/TheCroods''
* ''TearJerker/TheCurseOfTheWereRabbit''
* ''TearJerker/{{Home}}''
* ''TearJerker/HowToTrainYourDragon''
** ''TearJerker/HowToTrainYourDragon2''
** ''TearJerker/HowToTrainYourDragonTheHiddenWorld''
** ''TearJerker/GiftOfTheNightFury''
** ''TearJerker/DragonsRidersOfBerk''
* ''TearJerker/KungFuPanda''
** ''TearJerker/KungFuPanda2''
** ''TearJerker/KungFuPandaLegendsOfAwesomeness''
** ''TearJerker/KungFuPanda3''
* ''TearJerker/{{Madagascar}}''
** ''TearJerker/MadagascarEscape2Africa''
** ''TearJerker/ThePenguinsOfMadagascar''
** ''TearJerker/Madagascar3EuropesMostWanted''
** ''TearJerker/PenguinsOfMadagascar''
** ''TearJerker/AllHailKingJulien''
* ''TearJerker/{{Megamind}}''
* ''TearJerker/MonstersVsAliens''
* '''TearJerker/MrPeabodyAndSherman''
* ''TearJerker/OverTheHedge''
* ''TearJerker/ThePrinceOfEgypt''
* ''TearJerker/RiseOfTheGuardians''
* ''TearJerker/TheRoadToElDorado''
* ''TearJerker/SharkTale''
* ''TearJerker/{{Shrek}}''
** ''TearJerker/{{Shrek2}}''
** ''TearJerker/ShrekTheThird''
** ''TearJerker/ShrekForeverAfter''
** ''TearJerker/PussInBoots''
** ''TearJerker/TheAdventuresOfPussInBoots''
* ''TearJerker/SinbadLegendOfTheSevenSeas''
* ''TearJerker/SpiritStallionOfTheCimarron''
* ''TearJerker/{{Trolls}}''
* ''TearJerker/{{Turbo}}''
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!!Meta
* Following the completion of NBCUniversal's acquisition of the studio, Jeffrey Katzenberg, [[EndOfAnEra stepping down as CEO]], [[http://www.hollywoodreporter.com/news/jeffrey-katzenberg-bids-farewell-dreamworks-921895 sent out a memo saying goodbye to the company he ran for over two decades]].
** [[http://www.cartoonbrew.com/studios/thank-jk-dreamworks-artist-remembers-studio-katzenberg-created-142622.html "Thank You, Jeffrey Katzenberg"]]
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