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Film The Best Movies With Boy in the Title  

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Have you ever noticed how many movies there are with boy in the name? This list ranks the best movies with boy in the title, regardless of genre or rating. What is your favorite movie with boy in the name? If you like stoner comedies, then Grandma's Boy is undoubtedly one of your favorite movies with boy in the name. Although it was a bust in theaters, it went on to become a cult classic after being released on DVD. There are probably one or two movies with boy 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 boy in the title includes movies like Tommy Boy, About a Boy, and The Boy in the Striped Pyjamas. 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 boy in it.

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Boyz n the Hood is listed (or ranked) 1 on the list The Best Movies With Boy in the Title
1475855672883 added Ice Cube, Angela Bassett, Cuba Gooding Jr. Boyz n the Hood is a 1991 American hood drama written and directed by John Singleton in his directorial debut, and starring Ice Cube, Cuba Gooding Jr., Morris Chestnut, Laurence Fishburne, Nia ...more

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A Boy Named Charlie Brown is listed (or ranked) 2 on the list The Best Movies With Boy in the Title
Bill Melendez, Pamelyn Ferdin, Christopher DeFaria A Boy Named Charlie Brown is a 1969 American animated musical film, produced by Cinema Center Films, distributed by National General Pictures, and directed by Bill Meléndez, it is the ...more

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Fat Man and Little Boy is listed (or ranked) 3 on the list The Best Movies With Boy in the Title
Paul Newman, John Cusack, Laura Dern Fat Man and Little Boy is a 1989 film that reenacts the Manhattan Project, the secret Allied endeavor to develop the first nuclear weapons during World War II. The film is named after the ...more

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About a Boy is listed (or ranked) 4 on the list The Best Movies With Boy in the Title
Rachel Weisz, Hugh Grant, Toni Collette About a Boy is a 2002 British-American comedy-drama film co-written and directed by brothers Chris Weitz and Paul Weitz. It is an adaptation of the 1998 novel of the same name by Nick Hornby. ...more

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The Boy in the Striped Pyjamas is listed (or ranked) 5 on the list The Best Movies With Boy in the Title
Vera Farmiga, Asa Butterfield, David Thewlis The Boy in the Striped Pajamas is a 2008 British historical-drama based on the novel of the same name by Irish writer John Boyne. Directed by Mark Herman, produced by Miramax Films, and ...more

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The Last Boy Scout is listed (or ranked) 6 on the list The Best Movies With Boy in the Title
Halle Berry, Bruce Willis, Dick Butkus The Last Boy Scout is a 1991 American action film directed by Tony Scott, starring Bruce Willis, Damon Wayans, Chelsea Field, Noble Willingham, Taylor Negron and Danielle Harris. The film was ...more

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Nowhere Boy is listed (or ranked) 7 on the list The Best Movies With Boy in the Title
Kristin Scott Thomas, Aaron Taylor-Johnson, David Morrissey Nowhere Boy is a 2009 British biographical musical drama film about John Lennon's adolescence, his relationships with his guardian aunt and his mother, the creation of his first band, the ...more

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A Boy and His Dog is listed (or ranked) 8 on the list The Best Movies With Boy in the Title
A Boy and His Dog is a cycle of narratives by author Harlan Ellison. The cycle tells the story of a boy and his telepathic dog, who work together as a team to survive in the post-apocalyptic ...more

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Boy on a Dolphin is listed (or ranked) 9 on the list The Best Movies With Boy in the Title
Sophia Loren, Alan Ladd, Clifton Webb Boy on a Dolphin is a 1957 20th Century Fox romantic film set in Greece and shot in CinemaScope. It was directed by Jean Negulesco and produced by Samuel G. Engel from a screenplay by Ivan ...more

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The Little Drummer Boy is listed (or ranked) 10 on the list The Best Movies With Boy in the Title
Zero Mostel The Little Drummer Boy is a 1968 Christmas stop-motion television special produced by Rankin/Bass, based on the song of the same name. It was followed by a sequel in 1976.

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Astro Boy is listed (or ranked) 11 on the list The Best Movies With Boy in the Title
Charlize Theron, Kristen Bell, Nicolas Cage Astro Boy is a 2009 American-Hong Konger-Chinese computer-animated action film loosely based on the manga and anime series of the same name by the Japanese writer and illustrator Osamu Tezuka. ...more

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Baby Boy is listed (or ranked) 12 on the list The Best Movies With Boy in the Title
Snoop Dogg, Taraji P. Henson, Tyrese Gibson Baby Boy Production NotesIn 1991, 23-year-old director John Singleton guided viewers through South Central Los Angeles, taking for the first time an unflinching look at the devastating impact of ...more

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Boy A is listed (or ranked) 13 on the list The Best Movies With Boy in the Title
Andrew Garfield, 피터 뮬란, Alfie Allen Boy A is a 2008 film directed by John Crowley.

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Bubble Boy is listed (or ranked) 14 on the list The Best Movies With Boy in the Title
Stacy Keibler, Jake Gyllenhaal, Zach Galifianakis Bubble Boy is a 2001 comedy film directed by Blair Hayes and stars Jake Gyllenhaal in the title role, written by Cinco Paul and Ken Daurio. It was inspired by the 1976 movie The Boy in the ...more

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The Boy with Green Hair is listed (or ranked) 15 on the list The Best Movies With Boy in the Title
Dean Stockwell, Robert Ryan, Barbara Hale The Boy with Green Hair is a 1948 American comedy-drama film directed by Joseph Losey. It stars Dean Stockwell as Peter, a young war orphan who is subject to ridicule after he awakens one ...more

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Best Boy is listed (or ranked) 16 on the list The Best Movies With Boy in the Title
Zero Mostel, Ira Wohl, Philip Wohl Best Boy is a 1979 documentary made by Ira Wohl. The film received critical acclaim, and won many awards including the Academy Award for Best Documentary Feature in 1979. The film follows Ira's ...more

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That's My Boy is listed (or ranked) 17 on the list The Best Movies With Boy in the Title
Adam Sandler, Leighton Meester, Susan Sarandon That's My Boy is a 2012 American comedy film starring Adam Sandler and Andy Samberg. The script was written by David Caspe and directed by Sean Anders. The film is about an alcoholic slacker ...more

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The Boy Who Could Fly is listed (or ranked) 18 on the list The Best Movies With Boy in the Title
Fred Savage, Jason Priestley, John Carpenter The Boy Who Could Fly is a 1986 film written and directed by Nick Castle. It was produced by Lorimar Productions for 20th Century Fox, and released theatrically on August 14, 1986. The film ...more

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Tell Them Willie Boy Is Here is listed (or ranked) 19 on the list The Best Movies With Boy in the Title
Robert Redford, Katharine Ross, Robert Blake Tell Them Willie Boy Is Here is a Technicolor movie released in 1969, based on the true story of a Chemehuevi-Paiute Indian named Willie Boy and his run-in with the law in 1909 in Banning, ...more

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It's a Boy Girl Thing is listed (or ranked) 20 on the list The Best Movies With Boy in the Title
Sharon Osbourne, Kevin Zegers, Brooke D'Orsay It's a Boy Girl Thing is a 2006 romantic comedy film directed by Nick Hurran and written by Geoff Deane, starring Samaire Armstrong and Kevin Zegers and set in the United States but produced in ...more

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The Whipping Boy is listed (or ranked) 21 on the list The Best Movies With Boy in the Title
1475855672883 added Truan Munro, Nic Knight, Karen Salt

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Boy is listed (or ranked) 22 on the list The Best Movies With Boy in the Title
Danton Remoto, Noni Buencamino, Aeious Asin Boy is a 2009 Philippine film by renowned and critically acclaimed Filipino director Auraeus Solito. The 83-minute film produced by recounts a young poet's infatuation with a young macho dancer. ...more

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Bad Boys is listed (or ranked) 23 on the list The Best Movies With Boy in the Title
1475855672883 added Sean Penn, Ally Sheedy, Clancy Brown Bad Boys is a 1983 crime drama film written by Richard Di Lello and directed by Rick Rosenthal.

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The Boys in the Band is listed (or ranked) 24 on the list The Best Movies With Boy in the Title
1475855672883 added Maud Adams, Kenneth Nelson, Keith Prentice The Boys in the Band is a 1970 American drama film directed by William Friedkin. The screenplay by Mart Crowley is based on his Off Broadway play of the same title. It is among the first major ...more

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The Boy from Oklahoma is listed (or ranked) 25 on the list The Best Movies With Boy in the Title
Merv Griffin, Slim Pickens, Lon Chaney The Boy from Oklahoma is a 1954 Western movie directed by Michael Curtiz and starring Will Rogers, Jr. The film became the basis for the 1957 Warner Bros. television series Sugarfoot, in which ...more

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Black Sheep Boy is listed (or ranked) 26 on the list The Best Movies With Boy in the Title
Black Sheep Boy is a short film directed by Michael Wallin.

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Little Boy is listed (or ranked) 27 on the list The Best Movies With Boy in the Title
Ali Landry, Kevin James, Sean Astin Little Boy is an upcoming American war comedy-drama film directed by Alejandro Gómez Monteverde and written by Monteverde and Pepe Portillo. The film stars Jakob Salvati, David Henrie, ...more

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The Boy Next Door is listed (or ranked) 28 on the list The Best Movies With Boy in the Title

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Smalltown Boy is listed (or ranked) 29 on the list The Best Movies With Boy in the Title

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Tommy Boy is listed (or ranked) 30 on the list The Best Movies With Boy in the Title
Dan Aykroyd, Rob Lowe, Bo Derek Tommy Boy is a 1995 American road comedy film directed by Peter Segal, written by Bonnie and Terry Turner, produced by Lorne Michaels, and starring former Saturday Night Live castmates and close ...more

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Boy Culture is listed (or ranked) 31 on the list The Best Movies With Boy in the Title
Patrick Bauchau, Darryl Stephens, Jonathon Trent Boy Culture is a 2006 American drama film and the film adaptation of Matthew Rettenmund's 1995 novel of the same name. The film stars Derek Magyar, Darryl Stephens, Patrick Bauchau, Jonathon ...more

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Cabin Boy is listed (or ranked) 32 on the list The Best Movies With Boy in the Title
David Letterman, Alfred Molina, Ricki Lake Cabin Boy is a 1994 fantasy comedy film directed by Adam Resnick and co-produced by Tim Burton, which starred comedian Chris Elliott. Elliott co-wrote the film with Resnick. Both Elliott and ...more

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Boy Eats Girl is listed (or ranked) 33 on the list The Best Movies With Boy in the Title
Domhnall Gleeson, Samantha Mumba, David Leon Boy Eats Girl is a 2005 horror-comedy film directed by Stephen Bradley and starring Samantha Mumba, produced and shot in Republic of Ireland. The plot tells of a teenage boy who comes back to ...more

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A Boy and His Dog is listed (or ranked) 34 on the list The Best Movies With Boy in the Title
Don Johnson, Jason Robards Jr., Michael Rupert A young man and his telepathic dog roam a post-nuclear holocaust land searching for food and sex. He encounters an underground community that has survived apparently unscathed from the ...more

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Grandma's Boy is listed (or ranked) 35 on the list The Best Movies With Boy in the Title
Jonah Hill, David Spade, Rob Schneider Grandma's Boy is a 2006 American comedy stoner film produced by Adam Sandler's production company Happy Madison. The film stars Allen Covert, who also co-wrote and co-produced the film. The film ...more

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Jimmy Neutron: Boy Genius is listed (or ranked) 36 on the list The Best Movies With Boy in the Title
Patrick Stewart, Martin Short, Laraine Newman Jimmy Neutron: Boy Genius is a 2001 American computer-animated comic science fiction film based on a few three-minute animated shorts shown on Nickelodeon between the years 1999-2002, and a ...more

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Bullet Boy is listed (or ranked) 37 on the list The Best Movies With Boy in the Title
Ashley Walters, Des Hamilton, Louise Delamere Bullet Boy is a 2004 British drama film directed by Saul Dibb, written by Saul Dibb and Catherine Johnson, and stars Ashley Walters. The film’s original music was composed and performed by ...more

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My Boy Jack is listed (or ranked) 38 on the list The Best Movies With Boy in the Title
Daniel Radcliffe, Carey Mulligan, Kim Cattrall My Boy Jack is a 2007 television drama based on David Haig's 1997 play My Boy Jack. It was filmed in August 2007, with Haig as Rudyard Kipling and Daniel Radcliffe as John Kipling. It does not ...more

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The Mudge Boy is listed (or ranked) 39 on the list The Best Movies With Boy in the Title
Emile Hirsch, Richard Jenkins, Pablo Schreiber The Mudge Boy is a 2003 American drama film produced by Showtime. It was directed by Michael Burke and based on his 1998 short film Fishbelly White, featured in the compilation Boys Life 5.

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Borstal Boy is listed (or ranked) 40 on the list The Best Movies With Boy in the Title
Michael York, Danny Dyer, Shawn Hatosy Borstal Boy is a 2000 British/Irish romantic drama film adaptation of the Brendan Behan autobiographical novel of the same name. The film is directed and written by Irish playwright Peter

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The Boy in the Plastic Bubble is listed (or ranked) 41 on the list The Best Movies With Boy in the Title
John Travolta, Robert Reed, Ralph Bellamy The Boy in the Plastic Bubble is a 1976 made-for-TV movie inspired by the lives of David Vetter and Ted DeVita, who lacked effective immune systems. It stars John Travolta, Glynnis O'Connor, ...more

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Beautiful Boy is listed (or ranked) 42 on the list The Best Movies With Boy in the Title
Maria Bello, Meat Loaf, Michael Sheen "Filmmakers have explored the subject of school shootings in the past, but first-time feature director Shawn Ku finds a unique perspective on this delicate issue. Rather than focusing on ...more

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Devon's Ghost: Legend of the B... is listed (or ranked) 43 on the list The Best Movies With Boy in the Title
Karan Ashley, Johnny Yong Bosch, Joey Greco Devon's Ghost: Legend of the Bloody Boy is a 2005 independent action-horror film starring Power Rangers alumni Johnny Yong Bosch and Karan Ashley. The film is directed by Koichi Sakamoto and ...more

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The Winslow Boy is listed (or ranked) 44 on the list The Best Movies With Boy in the Title
Nigel Hawthorne, Jeremy Northam, Rebecca Pidgeon The Winslow Boy is a 1999 period drama film directed by David Mamet. Starring Nigel Hawthorne, Rebecca Pidgeon, Jeremy Northam and Gemma Jones. Set in London before World War I, it depicts a ...more

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That's My Boy is listed (or ranked) 45 on the list The Best Movies With Boy in the Title
Jerry Lewis, Dean Martin, Polly Bergen That's My Boy is a 1951 film starring the comedy team of Martin and Lewis and marked the first time that Dean Martin and Jerry Lewis actually had "roles" as opposed to previous efforts ...more

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Boy is listed (or ranked) 46 on the list The Best Movies With Boy in the Title
Taika Waititi, Craig Hall, Pana Hema-Taylor "It’s 1984, and Michael Jackson is king—even in Waihau Bay, New Zealand. Here we meet Boy, an 11-year-old who lives on a farm with his gran, a goat, and his younger brother, Rocky (who ...more

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The Boy Next Door is listed (or ranked) 47 on the list The Best Movies With Boy in the Title
Jennifer Lopez, Kristin Chenoweth, Hill Harper The Boy Next Door is a 2015 American erotic thriller film directed by Rob Cohen and written by Barbara Curry. The film stars Jennifer Lopez, Ryan Guzman, John Corbett, Ian Nelson, and Kristin ...more

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Mama's Baby Boy is listed (or ranked) 48 on the list The Best Movies With Boy in the Title
Sid Smith Mama's Baby Boy is a 1923 short comedy film directed by Charles Lamont.

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The Boy Friend is listed (or ranked) 49 on the list The Best Movies With Boy in the Title
Twiggy, Glenda Jackson, Barbara Windsor The Boy Friend is a 1971 film directed by Ken Russell.

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The Boy Who Wanted to Be a Bea... is listed (or ranked) 50 on the list The Best Movies With Boy in the Title
Andrew Rannells, Sidse Babett Knudsen, Paprika Steen The Boy Who Wanted to Be a Bear is a 2002 film written by Michel Fessler and Bent Haller and directed by Jannik Hastrup.