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Have you ever noticed how many movies there are with dead in the name? Between zombie movies like Dawn of the Dead and The Evil Dead to comedies like Shaun of the Dead, this list ranks the best movies with dead in the title, regardless of genre or rating. What is your favorite movie with dead 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 dead 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 dead in the title includes movies like Dead Poets Society, Night of the Living Dead, and The Evil Dead. 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 dead in it.

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Dawn of the Dead is listed (or ranked) 1 on the list The Best Movies With Dead in the Title
Dawn of the Dead Tom Savini, Ken Foree, James A. Baffico

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Shaun of the Dead is listed (or ranked) 2 on the list The Best Movies With Dead in the Title
Shaun of the Dead Martin Freeman, Simon Pegg, Bill Nighy

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Night of the Living Dead is listed (or ranked) 3 on the list The Best Movies With Dead in the Title
Night of the Living Dead George A. Romero, Duane Jones, Bill Hinzman

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Evil Dead II is listed (or ranked) 4 on the list The Best Movies With Dead in the Title
Evil Dead II Bruce Campbell, Kassie DePaiva, Ted Raimi

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Day of the Dead is listed (or ranked) 5 on the list The Best Movies With Dead in the Title
Day of the Dead Sherman Howard, Jarlath Conroy, Terry Alexander

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Dead Alive is listed (or ranked) 6 on the list The Best Movies With Dead in the Title
Dead Alive Peter Jackson, Jed Brophy, Tim Balme

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The Evil Dead is listed (or ranked) 7 on the list The Best Movies With Dead in the Title
The Evil Dead Bruce Campbell, Sam Raimi, Ted Raimi

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Night of the Living Dead is listed (or ranked) 8 on the list The Best Movies With Dead in the Title

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The Dead Zone is listed (or ranked) 9 on the list The Best Movies With Dead in the Title
The Dead Zone Christopher Walken, Martin Sheen, Tom Skerritt

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Dead Men Don't Wear Plaid is listed (or ranked) 10 on the list The Best Movies With Dead in the Title
Dead Men Don't Wear Plaid Chevy Chase, Steve Martin, Cary Grant

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Land of the Dead is listed (or ranked) 11 on the list The Best Movies With Dead in the Title
Land of the Dead Dennis Hopper, Simon Pegg, Simon Baker

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Bringing Out the Dead is listed (or ranked) 12 on the list The Best Movies With Dead in the Title
Bringing Out the Dead Nicolas Cage, Queen Latifah, John Goodman

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Dracula: Dead and Loving It is listed (or ranked) 13 on the list The Best Movies With Dead in the Title
Dracula: Dead and Loving It Mel Brooks, Leslie Nielsen, Amy Yasbeck

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Return of the Living Dead 3 is listed (or ranked) 14 on the list The Best Movies With Dead in the Title
Return of the Living Dead 3 Melinda Clarke, Sarah Douglas, Pia Reyes

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DOA: Dead or Alive is listed (or ranked) 15 on the list The Best Movies With Dead in the Title
DOA: Dead or Alive Jaime Pressly, Kevin Nash, Sarah Carter

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Dead Ringers is listed (or ranked) 16 on the list The Best Movies With Dead in the Title
Dead Ringers Jeremy Irons, Jill Hennessy, Geneviève Bujold

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Dead Again is listed (or ranked) 17 on the list The Best Movies With Dead in the Title
Dead Again Robin Williams, Emma Thompson, Kenneth Branagh

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Day of the Dead is listed (or ranked) 18 on the list The Best Movies With Dead in the Title
Day of the Dead Mena Suvari, AnnaLynne McCord, Nick Cannon

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Better Off Dead is listed (or ranked) 19 on the list The Best Movies With Dead in the Title
Better Off Dead John Cusack, E.G. Daily, David Ogden Stiers

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Dawn of the Dead is listed (or ranked) 20 on the list The Best Movies With Dead in the Title
Dawn of the Dead Ving Rhames, Ty Burrell, Kevin Zegers

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Return of the Living Dead Part... is listed (or ranked) 21 on the list The Best Movies With Dead in the Title
Return of the Living Dead Part II Mitch Pileggi, James Karen, Allan Trautman

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Wrong Turn 2: Dead End is listed (or ranked) 22 on the list The Best Movies With Dead in the Title
Wrong Turn 2: Dead End Henry Rollins, Daniella Alonso, Crystal Lowe

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Dead Moon Rising is listed (or ranked) 23 on the list The Best Movies With Dead in the Title
Dead Moon Rising Chris Albro, Bob C. Cooke, Colleen Mooney

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The Return of the Living Dead is listed (or ranked) 24 on the list The Best Movies With Dead in the Title
The Return of the Living Dead Clu Gulager, James Karen, Linnea Quigley

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George A. Romero's Survival of... is listed (or ranked) 25 on the list The Best Movies With Dead in the Title
George A. Romero's Survival of the Dead Devon Bostick, Julian Richings, Shawn Roberts

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Night of the Living Dead is listed (or ranked) 26 on the list The Best Movies With Dead in the Title
Night of the Living Dead Tony Todd, Bill Moseley, Patricia Tallman

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Pirates of the Caribbean: Dead... is listed (or ranked) 27 on the list The Best Movies With Dead in the Title
Pirates of the Caribbean: Dead Man's Chest Johnny Depp, Keira Knightley, Orlando Bloom

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The Walking Dead is listed (or ranked) 28 on the list The Best Movies With Dead in the Title
The Walking Dead Boris Karloff, Barton MacLane, Edmund Gwenn

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Dead Space: Downfall is listed (or ranked) 29 on the list The Best Movies With Dead in the Title
Dead Space: Downfall Kelly Hu, Kevin Michael Richardson, Grey DeLisle

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Wrong Turn 3: Left for Dead is listed (or ranked) 30 on the list The Best Movies With Dead in the Title
Wrong Turn 3: Left for Dead Kaley Cuoco, Janet Montgomery, Tamer Hassan

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Dragon Ball Z: Dead Zone is listed (or ranked) 31 on the list The Best Movies With Dead in the Title
Dragon Ball Z: Dead Zone Hiromi Tsuru, Toshio Furukawa, Akira Kamiya

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The Quick and the Dead is listed (or ranked) 32 on the list The Best Movies With Dead in the Title
The Quick and the Dead Sam Elliott, Kate Capshaw, Tom Conti

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Dead Calm is listed (or ranked) 33 on the list The Best Movies With Dead in the Title
Dead Calm Nicole Kidman, Sam Neill, Billy Zane

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The Quick and the Dead is listed (or ranked) 34 on the list The Best Movies With Dead in the Title
The Quick and the Dead Leonardo DiCaprio, Sharon Stone, Russell Crowe

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Diary of the Dead is listed (or ranked) 35 on the list The Best Movies With Dead in the Title
Diary of the Dead Quentin Tarantino, Stephen King, Simon Pegg

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Evil Dead is listed (or ranked) 36 on the list The Best Movies With Dead in the Title
Evil Dead Jane Levy, Jessica Lucas, Shiloh Fernandez

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Dead Snow is listed (or ranked) 37 on the list The Best Movies With Dead in the Title
Dead Snow Ane Dahl Torp, Bjørn Sundquist, Vegar Hoel

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Dead Presidents is listed (or ranked) 38 on the list The Best Movies With Dead in the Title
Dead Presidents Martin Sheen, Terrence Howard, Chris Tucker

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Drop Dead Gorgeous is listed (or ranked) 39 on the list The Best Movies With Dead in the Title
Drop Dead Gorgeous Amy Adams, Kirsten Dunst, Kirstie Alley

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Drop Dead Fred is listed (or ranked) 40 on the list The Best Movies With Dead in the Title
Drop Dead Fred Carrie Fisher, Bridget Fonda, Phoebe Cates

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Juan of the Dead is listed (or ranked) 41 on the list The Best Movies With Dead in the Title
Juan of the Dead Andrea Duro, Luis Alberto García, Blanca Rosa Blanco

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The Dead Pool is listed (or ranked) 42 on the list The Best Movies With Dead in the Title
The Dead Pool Clint Eastwood, Jim Carrey, Axl Rose

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Things to Do in Denver When Yo... is listed (or ranked) 43 on the list The Best Movies With Dead in the Title
Things to Do in Denver When You're Dead Jenny McCarthy, Christopher Walken, Steve Buscemi

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Dead & Breakfast is listed (or ranked) 44 on the list The Best Movies With Dead in the Title
Dead & Breakfast Portia de Rossi, Jeffrey Dean Morgan, David Carradine

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Don't Tell Mom the Babysitter'... is listed (or ranked) 45 on the list The Best Movies With Dead in the Title
Don't Tell Mom the Babysitter's Dead Christina Applegate, David Duchovny, Danielle Harris

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Dead Man's Shoes is listed (or ranked) 46 on the list The Best Movies With Dead in the Title
Dead Man's Shoes Paddy Constantine, Toby Kebbell, Gary Stretch

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Dead Poets Society is listed (or ranked) 47 on the list The Best Movies With Dead in the Title
Dead Poets Society Robin Williams, Ethan Hawke, Lara Flynn Boyle

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Brain Dead is listed (or ranked) 48 on the list The Best Movies With Dead in the Title
Brain Dead Bill Paxton, George Kennedy, Bill Pullman

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City of the Living Dead is listed (or ranked) 49 on the list The Best Movies With Dead in the Title
City of the Living Dead Lucio Fulci, Christopher George, Catriona MacColl

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Night of the Living Dead 3D is listed (or ranked) 50 on the list The Best Movies With Dead in the Title
Night of the Living Dead 3D Brianna Brown, Sid Haig, Greg Travis