It's hard to believe that it's been almost 16 years since Shrek first entered our lives, spawning two sequels and a new appreciation for ogres!

So what makes the DreamWorks feature tick? From Mike Myers' instantly iconic voice to the gingerbread man who poops out gumdrops, the film is filled with memorable moments.

Scroll through the gallery below for our list of why the fairytale flick is still the best animated movie ever released!