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Have you ever noticed how many movies there are with big in the name? This list ranks the best movies with big in the title, regardless of genre or rating. What is your favorite movie with big in the name? This is kind of an odd way to categorize movies, but that's also why it's so fun! There are probably one or two movies with big in the title that you instantly think of, but you might be surprised how many others there are too as you scroll through this list.

This ranked poll of films with big in the title includes movies like The Big Lebowski, Big, and Pee-wee's Big Adventure. Don't forget that this list is interactive, meaning you can vote the film names up or down depending on much you liked each movie that has the word big in it.

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The Big Sleep is listed (or ranked) 1 on the list The Best Movies With Big in the Title
Lauren Bacall, Humphrey Bogart, Dorothy Malone The Big Sleep is a 1946 film noir directed by Howard Hawks, the first film version of Raymond Chandler's 1939 novel of the same name. The movie stars Humphrey Bogart as detective Philip Marlowe ...more

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The Big Lebowski is listed (or ranked) 2 on the list The Best Movies With Big in the Title
Julianne Moore, Jeff Bridges, Tara Reid The Big Lebowski is a 1998 stoner comedy film written, produced, and directed by Joel and Ethan Coen. It stars Jeff Bridges as Jeffrey "The Dude" Lebowski, an unemployed Los Angeles ...more

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Big is listed (or ranked) 3 on the list The Best Movies With Big in the Title
Tom Hanks, Jon Lovitz, Elizabeth Perkins Big is a 1988 American fantasy comedy film directed by Penny Marshall, and stars Tom Hanks as Josh Baskin, a young boy who makes a wish "to be big" and is then aged to adulthood ...more

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The Big Country is listed (or ranked) 4 on the list The Best Movies With Big in the Title
Charlton Heston, Gregory Peck, Jean Simmons The Big Country is a 1958 American epic Western film directed by William Wyler and starring Gregory Peck, Jean Simmons, Carroll Baker, Charlton Heston and Burl Ives. The supporting cast features ...more

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The Big Heat is listed (or ranked) 5 on the list The Best Movies With Big in the Title
Lee Marvin, Glenn Ford, Carolyn Jones The Big Heat is a 1953 film noir directed by Fritz Lang, starring Glenn Ford, Gloria Grahame and Lee Marvin. It is about a cop who takes on the crime syndicate that controls his city, after the ...more

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The Big Easy is listed (or ranked) 6 on the list The Best Movies With Big in the Title
John Goodman, Dennis Quaid, Ellen Barkin The Big Easy is a 1987 American crime drama directed by Jim McBride and written by Daniel Petrie Jr. The film stars Dennis Quaid, Ellen Barkin, John Goodman, and Ned Beatty. The film was both ...more

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Big Trouble in Little China is listed (or ranked) 7 on the list The Best Movies With Big in the Title
Kurt Russell, Kim Cattrall, John Carpenter Big Trouble in Little China is a 1986 American action film directed by John Carpenter, and starring Kurt Russell, Kim Cattrall, Dennis Dun and James Hong. The film was released in the United ...more

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Big Jim McLain is listed (or ranked) 8 on the list The Best Movies With Big in the Title
John Wayne, James Arness, Harry Morgan Big Jim McLain is a 1952 political thriller film starring John Wayne and James Arness as HUAC investigators hunting down communists in the post-war Hawaii organized labor scene. Edward Ludwig ...more

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Pee-wee's Big Adventure is listed (or ranked) 9 on the list The Best Movies With Big in the Title
Phil Hartman, Morgan Fairchild, Tim Burton Pee-Wee's Big Adventure is a 1985 American adventure comedy film directed by Tim Burton in his full-length film directing debut and starring Paul Reubens as Pee-wee Herman. Reubens also co-wrote ...more

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Big Daddy is listed (or ranked) 10 on the list The Best Movies With Big in the Title
Adam Sandler, Jon Stewart, Steve Buscemi Big Daddy is a 1999 American comedy film directed by Dennis Dugan and starring Adam Sandler. The film was produced by Robert Simonds and released on June 25, 1999, by Columbia Pictures where it ...more

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A Big Hand for the Little Lady is listed (or ranked) 11 on the list The Best Movies With Big in the Title
Henry Fonda, Burgess Meredith, Joanne Woodward A Big Hand for the Little Lady is a 1966 Technicolor western film, made by Eden Productions Inc. and released by Warner Bros. The movie was produced and directed by Fielder Cook from a ...more

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Something Big is listed (or ranked) 12 on the list The Best Movies With Big in the Title
Dean Martin, Honor Blackman, Brian Keith Something Big is a 1971 American motion picture produced by Andrew V. McLaglen and James Lee Barrett. A Western comedy, the film stars Dean Martin, Honor Blackman and Brian Keith.

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Big Fish is listed (or ranked) 13 on the list The Best Movies With Big in the Title
Miley Cyrus, Ewan McGregor, Marion Cotillard Big Fish is a 2003 American fantasy drama film based on the 1998 novel of the same name by Daniel Wallace. The film was directed by Tim Burton and stars Ewan McGregor, Albert Finney, Billy ...more

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Big Hero 6 is listed (or ranked) 14 on the list The Best Movies With Big in the Title
Jamie Chung, Maya Rudolph, Génesis Rodríguez Big Hero 6 is a 2014 American 3D computer-animated superhero action comedy film produced by Walt Disney Animation Studios and released by Walt Disney Pictures. It is the 54th film in the Walt ...more

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Little Big Man is listed (or ranked) 15 on the list The Best Movies With Big in the Title
Carole Androsky, Robert Little Star, Dustin Hoffman Little Big Man or Charging Bear was an Oglala Lakota, a fearless and respected warrior who fought under, and was rivals with, Crazy Horse. He opposed the treaty and the commission that wanted to ...more

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The Big Short is listed (or ranked) 16 on the list The Best Movies With Big in the Title
Christian Bale, Steve Carell, Ryan Gosling The Big Short is a 2015 American biographical comedy-drama film directed by Adam McKay, based on the 2010 book by Michael Lewis about the 2007-2008 financial crisis. A group of investors bet ...more

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The Big Chill is listed (or ranked) 17 on the list The Best Movies With Big in the Title
Glenn Close, Kevin Kline, Jeff Goldblum The Big Chill is a 1983 American comedy-drama film directed by Lawrence Kasdan, starring Tom Berenger, Glenn Close, Jeff Goldblum, William Hurt, Kevin Kline, Mary Kay Place, Meg Tilly, and ...more

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The Big Clock is listed (or ranked) 18 on the list The Best Movies With Big in the Title
Charles Laughton, Ray Milland, Maureen O'Sullivan The Big Clock is a 1948 film noir thriller directed by John Farrow, and adapted by renowned novelist-screenwriter Jonathan Latimer from the novel of the same name by Kenneth Fearing. The ...more

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The Big Sleep is listed (or ranked) 19 on the list The Best Movies With Big in the Title
James Stewart, Joan Collins, Robert Mitchum The Big Sleep is a 1978 film, the second film version of Raymond Chandler's 1939 novel of the same name. The picture was directed by Michael Winner and stars Robert Mitchum in his second feature ...more

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The Big Bus is listed (or ranked) 20 on the list The Best Movies With Big in the Title
Stockard Channing, José Ferrer, Larry Hagman The Big Bus is a 1976 American comedy film starring Stockard Channing and Joseph Bologna, and directed by James Frawley. A spoof of the disaster movie genre, it follows the maiden cross-country ...more

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Piglet's Big Movie is listed (or ranked) 21 on the list The Best Movies With Big in the Title
Jim Cummings, Kath Soucie, Peter Cullen Piglet's Big Movie is a 2003 American animated film produced by DisneyToon Studios, and released by Walt Disney Pictures on March 21, 2003. It is based upon the characters in the Winnie-the-Pooh ...more

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My Big Fat Greek Wedding is listed (or ranked) 22 on the list The Best Movies With Big in the Title
Nia Vardalos, Andrea Martin, Joey Fatone My Big Fat Greek Wedding is a 2002 Canadian-American romantic comedy film written by and starring Nia Vardalos and directed by Joel Zwick. The film is centered on Fotoula "Toula" ...more

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Big Jake is listed (or ranked) 23 on the list The Best Movies With Big in the Title
John Wayne, Maureen O'Hara, Harry Carey Big Jake is a 1971 Western film directed by George Sherman, written by Harry Julian Fink and Rita M. Fink, produced by Michael Wayne, edited by Harry Gerstad, starring John Wayne, Richard Boone ...more

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The Big Hit is listed (or ranked) 24 on the list The Best Movies With Big in the Title
Christina Applegate, Mark Wahlberg, Elliott Gould The Big Hit is a 1998 American action comedy film directed by Hong Kong filmmaker Che-Kirk Wong. The film stars Mark Wahlberg, China Chow, Lou Diamond Phillips, Christina Applegate, Bokeem ...more

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The Big Trail is listed (or ranked) 25 on the list The Best Movies With Big in the Title
John Wayne, Tully Marshall, El Brendel The Big Trail is a 1930 lavish early widescreen movie shot on location across the American West starring John Wayne in his first leading role and directed by Raoul Walsh. In 2006, the United ...more

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Casanova's Big Night is listed (or ranked) 26 on the list The Best Movies With Big in the Title
Bob Hope, Vincent Price, Joan Fontaine Casanova's Big Night is a comedy film starring Bob Hope and Joan Fontaine, which is a spoof of swashbuckling historical adventure films. It was directed by Norman Z. McLeod. Hope plays a tailor ...more

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Little Big Man is listed (or ranked) 27 on the list The Best Movies With Big in the Title
Dustin Hoffman, Faye Dunaway, Martin Balsam Little Big Man is a 1970 American revisionist Western directed by Arthur Penn and based on the novel Little Big Man by Thomas Berger. It is a picaresque comedy about a white male child raised by ...more

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Little Big League is listed (or ranked) 28 on the list The Best Movies With Big in the Title
Jason Robards Jr., Jeff Garlin, Jonathan Silverman Little Big League is a 1994 family sports film about a 12 year-old who suddenly becomes the owner and then manager of the Minnesota Twins baseball team. It stars Luke Edwards, Timothy Busfield, ...more

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The Big Feast is listed (or ranked) 29 on the list The Best Movies With Big in the Title
Marcello Mastroianni, Michel Piccoli, Ugo Tognazzi La Grande Bouffe is a 1973 French–Italian film directed by Marco Ferreri. It stars Marcello Mastroianni, Ugo Tognazzi, Michel Piccoli and Philippe Noiret.

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Big Man Japan is listed (or ranked) 30 on the list The Best Movies With Big in the Title
Ryunosuke Kamiki, UA, Itsuji Itao Big Man Japan is a 2007 Japanese film written and directed by and starring Hitoshi Matsumoto. It was well received by critics in the U.S., after many months of showings at various festivals and ...more

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The Big Combo is listed (or ranked) 31 on the list The Best Movies With Big in the Title
Lee Van Cleef, Brian Donlevy, Earl Holliman The Big Combo is a 1955 American film noir directed by Joseph H. Lewis and photographed by cinematographer John Alton, with music by David Raksin.

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The Big Bounce is listed (or ranked) 32 on the list The Best Movies With Big in the Title
Charlie Sheen, Morgan Freeman, Willie Nelson The Big Bounce is a 2004 comedy heist film starring Owen Wilson, Charlie Sheen, Sara Foster and Morgan Freeman. It was directed by George Armitage and based on a novel of the same name by Elmore ...more

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The Big Green is listed (or ranked) 33 on the list The Best Movies With Big in the Title
Steve Guttenberg, Olivia d'Abo, Jay O. Sanders The Big Green is a 1995 Walt Disney Pictures film starring Steve Guttenberg and Olivia d'Abo, written and directed by Holly Goldberg Sloan. It also stars Bug Hall, Chauncey Leopardi, and Patrick ...more

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The Big Blue is listed (or ranked) 34 on the list The Best Movies With Big in the Title
Jean Reno, Rosanna Arquette, Griffin Dunne The Big Blue is a 1988 English-language film in the French Cinéma du look visual style, made by French director Luc Besson. The film is a heavily fictionalized and dramatized story of the ...more

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Nanny McPhee and the Big Bang is listed (or ranked) 35 on the list The Best Movies With Big in the Title
Ewan McGregor, Ralph Fiennes, Maggie Gyllenhaal Nanny McPhee and the Big Bang is a 2010 British family film. It is a sequel to the 2005 film Nanny McPhee. It was adapted by Emma Thompson from Christianna Brand's Nurse Matilda books. Thompson ...more

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Big Eden is listed (or ranked) 36 on the list The Best Movies With Big in the Title
Louise Fletcher, Tim DeKay, George Coe Big Eden is a 2000 romantic comedy-drama film written and directed by Thomas Bezucha. It won awards from several gay and lesbian film festivals, and was nominated for best limited release film ...more

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The Big Parade is listed (or ranked) 37 on the list The Best Movies With Big in the Title
Karl Dane, Renée Adorée, John Gilbert The Big Parade is a 1925 American silent film directed by King Vidor and starring John Gilbert, Renée Adorée, Hobart Bosworth, and Claire McDowell. Adapted by Harry Behn from the ...more

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Big Wednesday is listed (or ranked) 38 on the list The Best Movies With Big in the Title
Gary Busey, Jan-Michael Vincent, Barbara Hale Big Wednesday is a 1978 American coming of age film directed by John Milius. Co-written by Milius and Dennis Aaberg, it is loosely based on their own experiences at Malibu and a short story ...more

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Big Star: Nothing Can Hurt Me is listed (or ranked) 39 on the list The Best Movies With Big in the Title
Big Star: Nothing Can Hurt Me is a 2012 documentary film about American rock band Big Star, directed by Drew DeNicola and Olivia Mori.

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Big Fat Liar is listed (or ranked) 40 on the list The Best Movies With Big in the Title
Amanda Bynes, Paul Giamatti, Sandra Oh Big Fat Liar is a 2002 American teen comedy film directed by Shawn Levy, written and produced by Dan Schneider and Brian Robbins, and starring Frankie Muniz, Paul Giamatti, and Amanda Bynes. The ...more

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Big Top Bunny is listed (or ranked) 41 on the list The Best Movies With Big in the Title
Mel Blanc Big Top Bunny is a Warner Brothers Merrie Melodies theatrical cartoon short released in 1951 and directed by Robert McKimson and written by Tedd Pierce. The cartoon is available on Disc 1 in the ...more

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Betty Boop's Big Boss is listed (or ranked) 42 on the list The Best Movies With Big in the Title
comicspies1 added Mae Questel, Kate Wright Betty Boop's Big Boss is a 1933 Fleischer Studios animated short film starring Betty Boop. It is not in public domain.

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Big House Bunny is listed (or ranked) 43 on the list The Best Movies With Big in the Title
comicspies1 added Mel Blanc Big House Bunny is a 1948 Looney Tunes Bugs Bunny cartoon, released in 1950 and directed by Friz Freleng.

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The Big Snooze is listed (or ranked) 44 on the list The Best Movies With Big in the Title
comicspies1 added Mel Blanc, Arthur Q. Bryan The Big Snooze is a 1946 Warner Bros. Looney Tunes cartoon directed by an uncredited Bob Clampett, his final theatrical cartoon for Warner and completed it after he left the Warner cartoon ...more

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I'm a Big Shot Now is listed (or ranked) 45 on the list The Best Movies With Big in the Title
comicspies1 added I'm a Big Shot Now is a 1936 Merrie Melodies cartoon short directed by Friz Freleng.

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Big Bad Sindbad is listed (or ranked) 46 on the list The Best Movies With Big in the Title
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Big Momma's House is listed (or ranked) 47 on the list The Best Movies With Big in the Title
Paul Giamatti, Martin Lawrence, Nia Long Big Momma's House is a 2000 American comedy film directed by Raja Gosnell, written by Darryl Quarles and Don Rhymer, and starring Martin Lawrence as FBI agent Malcolm Turner. The majority of the ...more

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The Big Red One is listed (or ranked) 48 on the list The Best Movies With Big in the Title
Mark Hamill, Lee Marvin, Robert Carradine The Big Red One is a WWII film starring Lee Marvin and Mark Hamill, released in 1980. It was written and directed by Samuel Fuller. It was heavily cut on its original release, but a restored ...more

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Big Night is listed (or ranked) 49 on the list The Best Movies With Big in the Title
Liev Schreiber, Isabella Rossellini, Minnie Driver Big Night is a 1996 American motion picture drama with comedic overtones directed by Campbell Scott and Stanley Tucci. Produced by David Kirkpatrick and Jonathan Filley for the Samuel Goldwyn ...more

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The Big Boss is listed (or ranked) 50 on the list The Best Movies With Big in the Title
Bruce Lee, Lam Ching-ying, Nora Miao The Big Boss is a 1971 Hong Kong martial arts action film written and directed by Lo Wei, with assistance from Bruce Lee. It stars Lee, Maria Yi, James Tien and Tony Liu. Bruce Lee's first major ...more