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Computer-Generated Imagery (CGI) is the application of computer graphics effects added onto a movie used to visually represent a fictional object, event or character.
First Movie with CGI: Westworld
First Movie with Morphing (using CGI to achieve a smooth transition between two images): Willow
First CGI Water: The Abyss
First CGI Animal: Jurassic Park (also considered the film with the first truly lifelike CGI)
First CGI Animal with Hair (which is far harder to animate): Jumanji
First Fully CGI Movie: Toy Story
First "Hyper-Realistic Motion Capture" CGI Character: Lord of the Rings: The Two Towers (Gollum)