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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    Anthony Michael Hall, Judd Nelson, Ally Sheedy

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    Haley Joel Osment, Gary Sinise, Bobby Richardson

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    Ben Stein, Virginia Capers, Louie Anderson

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    Emma Watson, Rupert Grint, Emma Thompson

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    Mark Knopfler, Billy Crystal, Peter Cook

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    Ken Jeong, Miranda Cosgrove, Will Arnett

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    Lenny Kravitz, Julianne Moore, Jena Malone

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    James Whitmore, Paul McCrane, Bob Gunton

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    Ben Affleck, Matt Damon, Minnie Driver

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    Heidi Klum, Rich Sommer, Stanley Tucci

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    Lonny Price, Jerry Orbach, Kelly Bishop

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    Gene Wilder, Jack Albertson, Frank Delfino

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    Jill Clayburgh, Maya Rudolph, Melissa McCarthy

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    Michael Zaslow, Audrey Hepburn, Mickey Rooney

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    Harold Ramis, Rick Overton, Hynden Walch

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    Albert Brooks, Eric Bana, Ellen DeGeneres

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    Anna Lee, Maria von Trapp, Debbie Turner

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    Robert Downey Jr., Rachel McAdams, Eddie Marsan

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    Carrie Fisher, Denis Lawson, Harrison Ford

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    Richard Curtis, Emma Thompson, Hugh Grant

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    Jon Lovitz, Robert Loggia, John Heard

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    Steve Buscemi, Jon Lovitz, Robert Smigel

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    Jack Davenport, Zoe Saldana, Orlando Bloom

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    Hugh Grant, Simon Callow, Alec Baldwin

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    Debbie Reynolds, Donald O'Connor, Rita Moreno

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    Alan Arkin, Toni Collette, Greg Kinnear

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    Neil Innes, Sandy Johnson, John Cleese

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    Tom Hanks, Helen Hunt, Frederick W. Smith

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    Julianne Moore, John Goodman, Aimee Mann

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    Mark Andrews, Delroy Lindo, Ed Asner

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    Billy Zane, Lea Thompson, Charles L. Campbell

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    John Hurt, Hugo Weaving, Stephen Rea

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    Al Jolson, Ray Liotta, Lorraine Bracco

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    David Bowie, Ricky Jay, Andy Serkis

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    John Rhys-Davies, Alfred Molina, Frank Marshall

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    Sam Neill, Jeff Goldblum, Richard Kiley

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    James Garner, Sam Shepard, Rachel McAdams

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    Vincent Price, Alan Arkin, Anthony Michael Hall

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    Christopher Mintz-Plasse, Gerard Butler, America Ferrera

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    Will Ferrell, Christina Applegate, Fred Armisen

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    Claire Danes, Sarah Strange, Donal Logue

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    Jack Davenport, Stellan Skarsgård, Orlando Bloom

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    Brittany Murphy, Amy Heckerling, Carl Gottlieb

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    Robert Downey Jr., Paul Bettany, Stellan Skarsgård

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    Fairuza Balk, Frances McDormand, Philip Seymour Hoffman

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