The Best Rainy Day Movies Films
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The Best Rainy Day Movies

List Criteria: Films that are favorites to watch when bad weather makes you want to just curl up on the couch

List of the best movies to watch on a rainy day, voted on by fans. Watch the films below if you ever find yourself stuck indoors because of bad weather and need a fun way to pass time. Some of the most loved Hollywood films of all time are perfect for rainy days because they help cure boredom. Gloomy weather can even cause a bad mood, so it's important to remember to relax whether by yourself or with family and friends. Spend some quality time with a movie and watch the hours pass. Films like the ones on the list below can take viewers away to fantastical places, transport them to magical lands or back in time. If you have kids at home while rained in, pop in a movie to keep them entertained.

The Hollywood films on this list of best rainy day movies ever span different genres, including romantic comedy, drama, action, and sci-fi. If you feel like laughing until your tummy hurts even when it's dreary outside your window, then pick a hilarious comedy film starring the most popular actors and actresses in show business. Need a good cry? Then choose a heartfelt drama or classic romantic films from the list. Action packed films and sci-fi movies are the way to go if you simply want to escape from gloomy weather. Don't let rainy days get you down. The list below is also an open list, so after you're done voting for your favorite movie or movies to watch on a rainy day, add any that you don't see at the bottom of the page.

Who knows? Some of these rainy day movies could turn into ones that you would watch over and over again. Check out a list of the most rewatchable films of all time

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    Judd Nelson, Anthony Michael Hall, Molly Ringwald

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    Tom Hanks, Haley Joel Osment, Kurt Russell

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    Whoopi Goldberg, James Earl Jones, Jeremy Irons

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  5. 5
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    Charlie Sheen, Jeffrey Jones, Matthew Broderick

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    Billy Crystal, Fred Savage, Robin Wright

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    Emma Watson, Daniel Radcliffe, Gary Oldman

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    Russell Brand, Steve Carell, Julie Andrews

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  9. 9
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    Jennifer Lawrence, Elizabeth Banks, Lenny Kravitz

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    most listed
    John Travolta, Olivia Newton-John, Sid Caesar

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  11. 11
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    Robin Williams, Ben Affleck, Matt Damon

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  12. 12
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    Morgan Freeman, Rita Hayworth, Tim Robbins

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    Patrick Swayze, Jennifer Grey, Jerry Orbach

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    Gene Wilder, Jack Albertson, Tim Brooke-Taylor

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    Jon Hamm, Rose Byrne, Kristen Wiig

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    Anne Hathaway, Heidi Klum, Gisele Bündchen

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  17. 17
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    Bill Murray, Andie MacDowell, Michael Shannon

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    Julie Andrews, Christopher Plummer, Eleanor Parker

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    Audrey Hepburn, Mickey Rooney, Mel Blanc

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    Ellen DeGeneres, Willem Dafoe, Eric Bana

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    Drew Barrymore, Adam Sandler, Steve Buscemi

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    Tom Hanks, Jon Lovitz, Elizabeth Perkins

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    Keira Knightley, Elisha Cuthbert, January Jones

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    Robert Downey Jr., Rachel McAdams, Jude Law

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    Harrison Ford, Carrie Fisher, Mark Hamill

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    Steve Carell, Bryan Cranston, Toni Collette

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    Brad Pitt, Gwyneth Paltrow, Morgan Freeman

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    Debbie Reynolds, Gene Kelly, Cyd Charisse

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    Julia Roberts, Alec Baldwin, Mischa Barton

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    John Cleese, Eric Idle, Terry Gilliam

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    Johnny Depp, Keira Knightley, Zoe Saldana

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    Tom Hanks, Helen Hunt, Chris Noth

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    Julianne Moore, Tara Reid, Jeff Bridges

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    Christopher Plummer, Ed Asner, Laraine Newman

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    often listed & added by clash1977
    Robert De Niro, Samuel L. Jackson, Joe Pesci

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    often listed & added by wiabux
    Natalie Portman, Hugo Weaving, Stephen Fry

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    Rachel McAdams, Ryan Gosling, James Garner

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    Harrison Ford, Alfred Molina, Frank Welker

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    often listed & added by wiabux
    Scarlett Johansson, David Bowie, Hugh Jackman

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    Gerard Butler, Kristen Wiig, David Tennant

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    Emma Watson, Daniel Radcliffe, Ralph Fiennes

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    Johnny Depp, Winona Ryder, Anthony Michael Hall

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    Michael J. Fox, Lea Thompson, Jason Hervey

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    often listed & ranked high on reranks
    Christina Applegate, Will Ferrell, Ben Stiller

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  45. 45
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    Scarlett Johansson, Gwyneth Paltrow, Robert Downey Jr.

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  46. 46
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    Alicia Silverstone, Brittany Murphy, Paul Rudd

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    Robin Williams, Ethan Hawke, Lara Flynn Boyle

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    Christian Bale, Kirsten Dunst, Claire Danes

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    Samuel L. Jackson, Jeff Goldblum, Laura Dern

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    Zooey Deschanel, Kate Hudson, Anna Paquin

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