Films can entice viewers with breathtaking visual effects, gripping performances and immersive cinematography, to pinpoint a few elements. But one way to really capture the affection of an audience is through the use of a cute creature.
Here, we take a look at 14 such creatures. From an alien resembling a deep-sea species to an animated furry friend, these creatures — and the films they’re featured in — hold a special place in our hearts. ~Alexa Caruso and Matthew Pariselli