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Have you ever noticed how many movies there are with black in the name? This list ranks the best movies with black in the title, regardless of genre or rating. What is your favorite movie with black 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 black 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 black in the title includes movies like Pirates of the Caribbean: The Curse of the Black Pearl, Men in Black, and Men in Black 3. 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 black in it.

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Black Swan is listed (or ranked) 1 on the list The Best Movies With Black in the Title
Black Swan Natalie Portman, Mila Kunis, Winona Ryder Black Swan is a 2010 American psychological thriller-horror film directed by Darren Aronofsky and starring Natalie Portman, Vincent Cassel, and Mila Kunis. The plot revolves around a production ...more

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Men in Black is listed (or ranked) 2 on the list The Best Movies With Black in the Title
Men in Black Will Smith, Sylvester Stallone, Steven Spielberg Men in Black is a 1997 American science fiction action comedy film directed by Barry Sonnenfeld, produced by Walter F. Parkes and Laurie MacDonald and starring Tommy Lee Jones and Will Smith. ...more

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Black Panther is listed (or ranked) 3 on the list The Best Movies With Black in the Title
Black Panther Chadwick Boseman, Michael B. Jordan, Lupita Nyong'o Black Panther is a 2018 American superhero film, based on the Marvel Comics character, directed by Ryan Coogler. After the events of Captain America: Civil War, King T’Challa (Chadwick Boseman) ...more

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Creature from the Black Lagoon is listed (or ranked) 4 on the list The Best Movies With Black in the Title
Creature from the Black Lagoon Richard Carlson, Richard Denning, Julie Adams Creature from the Black Lagoon is a 1954 monster horror 3-D film in black-and-white, directed by Jack Arnold and starring Richard Carlson, Julia Adams, Richard Denning, Antonio Moreno and Whit ...more

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Black Hawk Down is listed (or ranked) 5 on the list The Best Movies With Black in the Title
Black Hawk Down Ewan McGregor, Tom Hardy, Orlando Bloom Black Hawk Down is a 2001 American-British war film directed by Ridley Scott. It is an adaptation of the 1999 book of the same name by Mark Bowden based on his series of articles published in ...more

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Men in Black II is listed (or ranked) 6 on the list The Best Movies With Black in the Title
Men in Black II Michael Jackson, Will Smith, Rosario Dawson Men in Black II is a 2002 American science fiction action spy comedy film starring both Tommy Lee Jones and Will Smith. The film also stars Lara Flynn Boyle, Johnny Knoxville, Rosario Dawson, ...more

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The Black Cat is listed (or ranked) 7 on the list The Best Movies With Black in the Title
The Black Cat Boris Karloff, Bela Lugosi, David Manners Not to be confused with the 1941 version also featuring Bela Lugosi. The Black Cat is a 1934 horror film that became Universal Pictures' biggest box office hit of the year. The picture was the ...more

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The Black Hole is listed (or ranked) 8 on the list The Best Movies With Black in the Title
The Black Hole Ernest Borgnine, Anthony Perkins, Yvette Mimieux The Black Hole is a 1979 American science fiction film directed by Gary Nelson and produced by Walt Disney Productions. The film stars Maximilian Schell, Robert Forster, Joseph Bottoms, Yvette ...more

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The Black Dahlia is listed (or ranked) 9 on the list The Best Movies With Black in the Title
The Black Dahlia Scarlett Johansson, Rose McGowan, Hilary Swank The Black Dahlia is a 2006 American neo noir crime thriller film directed by Brian De Palma. It is drawn from a novel of the same name by James Ellroy, writer of L.A. Confidential and stars Josh ...more

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Men in Black 3 is listed (or ranked) 10 on the list The Best Movies With Black in the Title
Men in Black 3 Lady Gaga, Justin Bieber, Will Smith Men in Black 3 is a 2012 American 3D comic science fiction-action film directed by Barry Sonnenfeld and starring Will Smith, Tommy Lee Jones, and Josh Brolin. It is the third installment in the ...more

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Pitch Black is listed (or ranked) 11 on the list The Best Movies With Black in the Title
Pitch Black Vin Diesel, Radha Mitchell, Keith David Pitch Black is a 2000 science fiction horror film co-written and directed by David Twohy. The film stars Vin Diesel, Radha Mitchell, Cole Hauser, and Keith David. Dangerous criminal Richard B. ...more

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Black Friday is listed (or ranked) 12 on the list The Best Movies With Black in the Title
Black Friday Boris Karloff, Bela Lugosi, Stanley Ridges Black Friday is a 1940 American science fiction film starring Boris Karloff. Béla Lugosi, although second-billed, has only a small part in the film and does not appear with Karloff. ...more

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Bad Day at Black Rock is listed (or ranked) 13 on the list The Best Movies With Black in the Title
Bad Day at Black Rock Spencer Tracy, Ernest Borgnine, Lee Marvin Bad Day at Black Rock is a 1955 thriller film directed by John Sturges and starring Spencer Tracy and Robert Ryan that combines elements of Westerns and film noir. The supporting cast includes ...more

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Black Christmas is listed (or ranked) 14 on the list The Best Movies With Black in the Title
Black Christmas Michelle Trachtenberg, Lacey Chabert, Mary Elizabeth Winstead Black Christmas is a 2006 Canadian-American slasher film written and directed by Glen Morgan and starring Katie Cassidy, Michelle Trachtenberg, Mary Elizabeth Winstead, Oliver Hudson, Lacey ...more

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Black Sabbath is listed (or ranked) 15 on the list The Best Movies With Black in the Title
Black Sabbath Boris Karloff, Michèle Mercier, Rika Diallina Black Sabbath is a 1963 Italian-French horror film directed by Mario Bava. The film is centered on three separate tales that have an introduction and conclusion from Boris Karloff. The film ...more

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Diary of a Mad Black Woman is listed (or ranked) 16 on the list The Best Movies With Black in the Title
Diary of a Mad Black Woman Tyler Perry, Shemar Moore, Tamara Taylor Diary of a Mad Black Woman is a 2005 romantic comedy-drama film written by and starring Tyler Perry, which was inspired by the play of the same name. It is Perry's debut feature film, and the ...more

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Black Christmas is listed (or ranked) 17 on the list The Best Movies With Black in the Title
Black Christmas Margot Kidder, Andrea Martin, Olivia Hussey Black Christmas is a 1974 Canadian independent horror film directed by Bob Clark and written by A. Roy Moore. It stars Olivia Hussey, Keir Dullea, Margot Kidder, Andrea Martin, Marian Waldman ...more

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Pirates of the Caribbean: The ... is listed (or ranked) 18 on the list The Best Movies With Black in the Title
Pirates of the Caribbean: The Curse of the Black Pearl Johnny Depp, Keira Knightley, Zoe Saldana Pirates of the Caribbean: The Curse of the Black Pearl is a 2003 American fantasy swashbuckler film based on the Pirates of the Caribbean ride at Disney theme parks. It was directed by Gore ...more

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The Woman in Black is listed (or ranked) 19 on the list The Best Movies With Black in the Title
The Woman in Black Daniel Radcliffe, Ciarán Hinds, Janet McTeer The Woman in Black is a 2012 British horror film directed by James Watkins and written by Jane Goldman, based on Susan Hill's novel of the same name. It was produced by Hammer Film Productions. ...more

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The Black Camel is listed (or ranked) 20 on the list The Best Movies With Black in the Title
The Black Camel Bela Lugosi, Robert Young, J. M. Kerrigan The Black Camel is a 1931 mystery film based on the novel of the same name by Earl Derr Biggers. It is the second film to star Warner Oland as detective Charlie Chan, and the sole survivor of ...more

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The Black Cauldron is listed (or ranked) 21 on the list The Best Movies With Black in the Title
The Black Cauldron John Hurt, John Huston, Nigel Hawthorne The Black Cauldron is a 1985 American animated dark fantasy adventure film released by Walt Disney Pictures. The 25th film in the Walt Disney Animated Classics, it is loosely based on the first ...more

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Black Beauty is listed (or ranked) 22 on the list The Best Movies With Black in the Title
Black Beauty Sean Bean, Alan Cumming, Peter Cook Black Beauty is a 1994 film adaptation of Anna Sewell's novel by the same name directed by Caroline Thompson in her directorial debut. The film stars Andrew Knott, Sean Bean and David Thewlis. ...more

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Fade to Black is listed (or ranked) 23 on the list The Best Movies With Black in the Title
Fade to Black Mickey Rourke, Christopher Lee, Kathy Griffin Fade to Black is a 1980 American horror film written and directed by Vernon Zimmerman, and starring Dennis Christopher, Eve Brent Ashe, and Linda Kerridge. It also features Mickey Rourke and ...more

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Black Sunday is listed (or ranked) 24 on the list The Best Movies With Black in the Title
Black Sunday Terry Bradshaw, Bruce Dern, Robert Shaw Black Sunday is a 1977 American thriller film directed by John Frankenheimer, based on Thomas Harris' novel of the same name. The film was produced by Robert Evans and starred Robert Shaw, Bruce ...more

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Black Bart is listed (or ranked) 25 on the list The Best Movies With Black in the Title
Black Bart Yvonne De Carlo, Dan Duryea, John McIntire Black Bart is a 1948 film starring Dan Duryea as the real-life cowboy bandit Charles Bolles. The 80 minute film was shot in Technicolor. Also known as Black Bart, Highwayman.

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The Black Stallion is listed (or ranked) 26 on the list The Best Movies With Black in the Title
The Black Stallion Mickey Rooney, Teri Garr, Hoyt Axton The Black Stallion is a 1979 American film based on the 1941 classic children's novel The Black Stallion by Walter Farley. It tells the story of Alec Ramsay, who is shipwrecked on a deserted ...more

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The Black Tavern is listed (or ranked) 27 on the list The Best Movies With Black in the Title
The Black Tavern Shih Szu The Black Tavern is a 1972 Hong Kong wuxia film directed by Teddy Yip and produced by the Shaw Brothers Studio, starring Shih Szu.

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Good Guys Wear Black is listed (or ranked) 28 on the list The Best Movies With Black in the Title
Good Guys Wear Black Chuck Norris, Anne Archer, Jim Backus Good Guys Wear Black is a 1978 action film starring Chuck Norris. This was the third film to feature Norris as the star. The film featured a first screen appearance by Norris' brother Aaron ...more

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Black Beauty is listed (or ranked) 29 on the list The Best Movies With Black in the Title
Black Beauty Maria Rohm, Patrick Mower, Walter Slezake Black Beauty is a 1971 British drama film, based on the Anna Sewell novel of the same name. This movie is the fourth feature film adaptation of Anna Sewell's story. The movie was directed by ...more

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Black Legion is listed (or ranked) 30 on the list The Best Movies With Black in the Title
Black Legion Humphrey Bogart, Ann Sheridan, Dick Foran Black Legion is a 1937 American melodrama film, directed by Archie Mayo, with a script by Abem Finkel and William Wister Haines based on an original story by producer Robert Lord. The film stars ...more

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The Black Pirate is listed (or ranked) 31 on the list The Best Movies With Black in the Title
The Black Pirate Mary Pickford, Douglas Fairbanks, Donald Crisp The Black Pirate is a 1926 silent adventure film shot entirely in two-strip Technicolor about an adventurer and a "company" of pirates. It stars Douglas Fairbanks, Donald Crisp, Sam De ...more

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Black Rain is listed (or ranked) 32 on the list The Best Movies With Black in the Title
Black Rain Michael Douglas, Andy Garcia, Luis Guzmán Black Rain is a 1989 American action thriller film directed by Ridley Scott, starring Michael Douglas, Andy García, Ken Takakura, Kate Capshaw and Yusaku Matsuda. The story centers on two ...more

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Black Dynamite is listed (or ranked) 33 on the list The Best Movies With Black in the Title
Black Dynamite Richard Pryor, Arsenio Hall, Salli Richardson Black Dynamite is a 2009 American action comedy film starring Michael Jai White, Salli Richardson, Arsenio Hall, Kevin Chapman, and Tommy Davidson. The film was directed by Scott Sanders and ...more

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Black Sunday is listed (or ranked) 34 on the list The Best Movies With Black in the Title
Black Sunday Barbara Steele, John Richardson, Arturo Dominici Black Sunday is a 1960 Italian gothic horror film directed by Mario Bava, from a screenplay by Ennio de Concini, Mario Serandrei and Marcello Coscia. The film stars Barbara Steele, John ...more

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Blood and Black Lace is listed (or ranked) 35 on the list The Best Movies With Black in the Title
Blood and Black Lace Cameron Mitchell, Eva Bartok, Franco Ressel Blood and Black Lace is a 1964 Italian thriller film directed by Mario Bava. Bava co-wrote the screenplay with Giuseppe Barilla and Marcello Fondato. The film stars Cameron Mitchell and Eva ...more

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The House Is Black is listed (or ranked) 36 on the list The Best Movies With Black in the Title
The House Is Black The House Is Black is an acclaimed Iranian documentary short film directed by Forough Farrokhzad. The film is a look at life and suffering in a leper colony and focuses on the human condition ...more

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A Good Day to be Black & Sexy is listed (or ranked) 37 on the list The Best Movies With Black in the Title
A Good Day to be Black & Sexy Raymond Ma, Marcuis Harris, Jerome Hawkins A Good Day to be Black and Sexy is a 2008 film directed by Dennis Dortch.

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Superman/Shazam!: The Return o... is listed (or ranked) 38 on the list The Best Movies With Black in the Title
Superman/Shazam!: The Return of Black Adam Danica McKellar, James Garner, Jerry O'Connell Superman/Shazam!: The Return of Black Adam is a 2010 short animated film, directed by Joaquim Dos Santos and written by Michael Jelenic, featuring George Newbern and Jerry O'Connell reprising ...more

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Black Mass is listed (or ranked) 39 on the list The Best Movies With Black in the Title
Black Mass Kevin Bacon, Joel Edgerton, Jesse Plemons

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The Black Orchid is listed (or ranked) 40 on the list The Best Movies With Black in the Title
The Black Orchid Sophia Loren, Anthony Quinn, Majel Barrett The Black Orchid is a 1958 film starring Sophia Loren and Anthony Quinn.

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Black Sheep is listed (or ranked) 41 on the list The Best Movies With Black in the Title
Black Sheep Julie Benz, Gary Busey, David Spade Black Sheep is a 1996 comedy film directed by Penelope Spheeris, written by Fred Wolf and starring Chris Farley and David Spade. The film portrays a political contest in which a candidate for ...more

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Meet Joe Black is listed (or ranked) 42 on the list The Best Movies With Black in the Title
Meet Joe Black Brad Pitt, Anthony Hopkins, Claire Forlani Meet Joe Black is a 1998 American fantasy romance film produced by Universal Studios, directed by Martin Brest and starring Brad Pitt, Anthony Hopkins and Claire Forlani, loosely based on the ...more

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Black Orpheus is listed (or ranked) 43 on the list The Best Movies With Black in the Title
Black Orpheus Marpessa Dawn, Marcel Camus, Breno Mello Black Orpheus is a 1959 film made in Brazil by French director Marcel Camus and starring Marpessa Dawn and Breno Mello. It is based on the play Orfeu da Conceição by Vinicius de ...more

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Little Black Book is listed (or ranked) 44 on the list The Best Movies With Black in the Title
Little Black Book Rashida Jones, Brittany Murphy, Kathy Bates Little Black Book is a 2004 satirical comedy film directed by Nick Hurran, and starring Brittany Murphy and Ron Livingston in the main roles. Holly Hunter, Julianne Nicholson, Josie Maran, ...more

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Black Death is listed (or ranked) 45 on the list The Best Movies With Black in the Title
Black Death Sean Bean, Eddie Redmayne, Carice van Houten Black Death is a 2010 German-British action horror film directed by Christopher Smith from an original screenplay by Dario Poloni. It stars Sean Bean, Eddie Redmayne, and Carice van Houten. ...more

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Fear of a Black Hat is listed (or ranked) 46 on the list The Best Movies With Black in the Title
Fear of a Black Hat Faizon Love, Kasi Lemmons, Mark Christopher Lawrence Fear of a Black Hat is a 1994 American mockumentary film on the evolution and state of American hip hop music. The film's title is derived from the 1990 Public Enemy album Fear of a Black ...more

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White Hunter, Black Heart is listed (or ranked) 47 on the list The Best Movies With Black in the Title
White Hunter, Black Heart Clint Eastwood, Timothy Spall, Marisa Berenson White Hunter Black Heart is a 1990 American film, directed by and starring Clint Eastwood, based on the 1953 book White Hunter, Black Heart by Peter Viertel. Viertel also co-wrote the script ...more

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The Black Windmill is listed (or ranked) 48 on the list The Best Movies With Black in the Title
The Black Windmill Michael Caine, Donald Pleasence, John Vernon The Black Windmill is a 1974 British spy thriller directed by Don Siegel and starring Michael Caine, John Vernon, Janet Suzman and Donald Pleasence. It was produced by Richard D. Zanuck and ...more

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The Black Swan is listed (or ranked) 49 on the list The Best Movies With Black in the Title
The Black Swan Maureen O'Hara, Anthony Quinn, Tyrone Power The Black Swan is a 1942 American swashbuckler Technicolor film by Henry King, based on a novel by Rafael Sabatini, and starring Tyrone Power and Maureen O'Hara. It was nominated for two Academy ...more

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Black Caesar is listed (or ranked) 50 on the list The Best Movies With Black in the Title
Black Caesar Fred Williamson, Gloria Hendry, William Wellman Jr. Black Caesar, released theatrically in the UK as Godfather of Harlem, is a 1973 American blaxploitation, crime drama film, starring Fred Williamson and Gloria Hendry. The film was written and ...more