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The Best Las Vegas Movies

Updated November 13, 2019 4.9k votes 620 voters 39.7k views45 items

Bedazzled showgirls, famous casinos, alcohol, desert, spectacular night lights, and elaborate hotels... What are the best movies about Las Vegas? Sin City is known as the Entertainment Capitol of the World, and it has served as the setting of hundreds of famous movies. The films run the gamut, including action flicks, tearjerking dramas, romantic comedies, and many cinema classics. When preparing for a trip to Vegas, what movies do you watch to get yourself pumped up? This list includes the top Las Vegas movies, like The Hangover, Rain Man, Ocean's Eleven, Leaving Las Vegas, and Casino. Vote up your favorites, and add any that we missed, and then check out TV shows set in Vegas.

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    The Hangover
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    The Hangover

    Mike Tyson, Bradley Cooper

    Released2009

    Directed byTodd Phillips

    The Hangover is a 2009 American comedy film, co-produced and directed by Todd Phillips and... more on WikipediaAmazon buy button
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    Casino
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    Casino

    Sharon Stone, Robert De Niro

    Released1995

    Directed byMartin Scorsese

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    Ocean's Eleven
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    Ocean's Eleven

    Brad Pitt, Julia Roberts

    Released2001

    Directed bySteven Soderbergh

    Ocean's Eleven is a 2001 American comedy heist film and the remake of the 1960 Rat Pack film... more on WikipediaAmazon buy button

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    Vegas Vacation
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    Vegas Vacation

    Chevy Chase, Christie Brinkley

    Released1997

    Directed byStephen Kessler

    Vegas Vacation is a 1997 comedy film directed by Stephen Kessler. It is the fourth installment... more on WikipediaAmazon buy button
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    Fear and Loathing in Las Vegas
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    Fear and Loathing in Las Vegas

    Johnny Depp, Cameron Diaz

    Released1998

    Directed byTerry Gilliam

    Fear and Loathing in Las Vegas is a 1998 American dark comedy film co-written and directed by... more on WikipediaAmazon buy button
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    Ocean's Thirteen
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    Ocean's Thirteen

    Brad Pitt, George Clooney

    Released2007

    Directed bySteven Soderbergh

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    Last Vegas
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    Last Vegas

    Robert De Niro, Morgan Freeman

    Released2013

    Directed byJon Turteltaub

    Last Vegas is a 2013 American comedy film directed by Jon Turteltaub, starring Michael... more on WikipediaAmazon buy button
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    Leaving Las Vegas
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    Leaving Las Vegas

    Nicolas Cage, Mariska Hargitay

    Released1995

    Directed byMike Figgis

    Leaving Las Vegas is a 1995 romantic drama film written and directed by Mike Figgis and based... more on WikipediaAmazon buy button
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    21
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    21

    Kevin Spacey, Kate Bosworth

    Released2008

    Directed byRobert Luketic

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    Rain Man
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    Rain Man

    Tom Cruise, Dustin Hoffman

    Released1988

    Directed byBarry Levinson

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    Honeymoon in Vegas
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    Honeymoon in Vegas

    Nicolas Cage, Sarah Jessica Parker

    Released1992

    Directed byAndrew Bergman

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    Swingers
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    Swingers

    Heather Graham, Vince Vaughn

    Released1996

    Directed byDoug Liman

    This film is a 1996 comedy-drama film about the lives of single, unemployed actors living on... more on WikipediaAmazon buy button

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    Con Air
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    Con Air

    Nicolas Cage, John Malkovich

    Released1997

    Directed bySimon West

    Con Air is a 1997 American action film directed by Simon West and produced by Jerry... more on WikipediaAmazon buy button

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    The Hangover Part III
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    The Hangover Part III

    Bradley Cooper, Heather Graham

    Released2013

    Directed byTodd Phillips

    The Hangover Part III is a 2013 American comedy film produced by Legendary Pictures and... more on WikipediaAmazon buy button
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    What Happens in Vegas
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    What Happens in Vegas

    Cameron Diaz, Ashton Kutcher

    Released2008

    Directed byTom Vaughan

    What Happens in Vegas is a 2008 American romantic comedy film from 20th Century Fox starring... more on WikipediaAmazon buy button
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    Austin Powers: International Man of Mystery
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    Austin Powers: International Man of Mystery

    Elizabeth Hurley, Will Ferrell

    Released1997

    Directed byJay Roach

    Austin Powers: International Man of Mystery is a 1997 American action comedy film and the... more on WikipediaAmazon buy button
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    Rat Race
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    Rat Race

    Whoopi Goldberg, Amy Smart

    Released2001

    Directed byJerry Zucker

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    The Hangover Part II
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    The Hangover Part II

    Mike Tyson, Bradley Cooper

    Released2011

    Directed byTodd Phillips

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    The Godfather Part III
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    The Godfather Part III

    Al Pacino, Diane Keaton

    Released1990

    Directed byFrancis Ford Coppola

    The Godfather Part III is a 1990 American film written by Mario Puzo and Francis Ford Coppola,... more on WikipediaAmazon buy button

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    Race to Witch Mountain
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    Race to Witch Mountain

    Dwayne Johnson, Carla Gugino

    Released2009

    Directed byAndy Fickman

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    Lost in America
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    Lost in America

    Albert Brooks, Garry Marshall

    Released1985

    Directed byAlbert Brooks

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    Midnight Run
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    Midnight Run

    Robert De Niro, Charles Grodin

    Released1988

    Directed byMartin Brest

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    Mars Attacks!
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    Mars Attacks!

    Natalie Portman, Jack Nicholson

    Released1996

    Directed byTim Burton

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    Harley Davidson and the Marlboro Man
    12
    13

    Released1991

    Directed bySimon Wincer

    Harley Davidson and the Marlboro Man is a 1991 action biker film starring Mickey Rourke and... more on WikipediaAmazon buy button
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    Diamonds Are Forever
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    Diamonds Are Forever

    Sean Connery, Sammy Davis

    Released1971

    Directed byGuy Hamilton

    Diamonds Are Forever is the seventh spy film in the James Bond series by Eon Productions, and... more on WikipediaAmazon buy button

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