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The Best Movies With House in the Title 

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Have you ever noticed how many movies there are with house in the name? This list ranks the best movies with house in the title, regardless of genre or rating. What is your favorite movie with house in the name? Perhaps the most famous is Animal House, the 1978 comedy about a rowdy fraternity house. 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 house 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 house in the title includes movies like House of 1000 Corpses, The Last House on the Left, and Road House. 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 house in it.
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National Lampoon's Anima... is listed (or ranked) 1 on the list The Best Movies With House in the Title
Kevin Bacon, John Belushi, Donald Sutherland

Released: 1978

Directed by: John Landis

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House is listed (or ranked) 2 on the list The Best Movies With House in the Title
George Wendt, Kay Lenz, Richard Moll

Released: 1986

Directed by: Steve Miner

House is a 1986 comedy horror film directed by Steve Miner and starring William Katt, George Wendt, Richard Moll and Kay Lenz. It was followed by three sequels: House II: The Second Story, House ...more

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Road House is listed (or ranked) 3 on the list The Best Movies With House in the Title
Sam Elliott, Terry Funk, Kelly Lynch

Released: 1989

Directed by: Rowdy Herrington

Road House is a 1989 action film directed by Rowdy Herrington and starring Patrick Swayze as a bouncer at a newly refurbished roadside bar who protects a small town in Missouri from a ...more

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Mr. Blandings Builds His... is listed (or ranked) 4 on the list The Best Movies With House in the Title
Cary Grant, Myrna Loy, Melvyn Douglas

Released: 1948

Directed by: H. C. Potter

Mr. Blandings Builds His Dream House is an American comedy film directed by H. C. Potter and starring Cary Grant and Myrna Loy. The film was written and produced by the team of Melvin Frank and ...more
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Life as a House is listed (or ranked) 5 on the list The Best Movies With House in the Title
Ian Somerhalder, Hayden Christensen, Kevin Kline

Released: 2001

Directed by: Irwin Winkler

Life as a House is a 2001 American drama film produced and directed by Irwin Winkler. The screenplay by Mark Andrus focuses on a man who is anxious to repair his relationship with his ex-wife ...more

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House Party is listed (or ranked) 6 on the list The Best Movies With House in the Title
Martin Lawrence, George Clinton, Paul O'Grady

Released: 1990

Directed by: Reginald Hudlin

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House of Wax is listed (or ranked) 7 on the list The Best Movies With House in the Title
Vincent Price, Charles Bronson, Carolyn Jones

Released: 1953

Directed by: André de Toth

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Monster House is listed (or ranked) 8 on the list The Best Movies With House in the Title
Kathleen Turner, Maggie Gyllenhaal, Steve Buscemi

Released: 2006

Directed by: Gil Kenan

Monster House is a 2006 computer-animated fantasy comedy film directed by Gil Kenan, produced by ImageMovers and Amblin Entertainment, and distributed by Columbia Pictures. The film stars ...more

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House of 1000 Corpses is listed (or ranked) 9 on the list The Best Movies With House in the Title
Rob Zombie, Chris Hardwick, Karen Black

Released: 2003

Directed by: Rob Zombie

House of 1000 Corpses is a 2003 American exploitation horror film directed by Rob Zombie. Two young couples traveling across the backwoods of Texas searching for urban legends of murder end up ...more

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The Last House on the Le... is listed (or ranked) 10 on the list The Best Movies With House in the Title
Martin Kove, Steve Miner, Fred J. Lincoln

Released: 1972

Directed by: Wes Craven

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House on Haunted Hill is listed (or ranked) 11 on the list The Best Movies With House in the Title
Vincent Price, Richard Long, Elisha Cook

Released: 1959

Directed by: William Castle

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House II: The Second Sto... is listed (or ranked) 12 on the list The Best Movies With House in the Title
Bill Maher, Amy Yasbeck, John Ratzenberger

Released: 1987

Directed by: Ethan Wiley

House II: The Second Story is a 1987 American comedy horror film and sequel to the 1986 film House. While a sequel, the film ignores the storyline and characters from the first film, in favor of ...more

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Man of the House is listed (or ranked) 13 on the list The Best Movies With House in the Title
Tommy Lee Jones, Christina Milian, Paget Brewster

Released: 2005

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Sorority House Massacre ... is listed (or ranked) 14 on the list The Best Movies With House in the Title
Shannon Wilsey, Melissa Moore, Gail Harris

Released: 1990

Directed by: Jim Wynorski

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House of Wax is listed (or ranked) 15 on the list The Best Movies With House in the Title
Paris Hilton, Elisha Cuthbert, Jared Padalecki

Released: 2005

Directed by: Jaume Collet-Serra

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Bringing Down the House ... is listed (or ranked) 16 on the list The Best Movies With House in the Title
Betty White, Queen Latifah, Steve Martin

Released: 2003

Directed by: Adam Shankman

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American Pie Presents: B... is listed (or ranked) 17 on the list The Best Movies With House in the Title
Eugene Levy, Robbie Amell, Rachel Skarsten

Released: 2007

Directed by: Andrew Waller

American Pie Presents: Beta House is a 2007 American teen comedy film released by Universal Pictures. It is the third spin-off in the American Pie film series and the sequel to American Pie ...more

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The Cider House Rules is listed (or ranked) 18 on the list The Best Movies With House in the Title
Charlize Theron, Michael Caine, Paul Rudd

Released: 1999

Directed by: Lasse Hallström

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The Last House on the Le... is listed (or ranked) 19 on the list The Best Movies With House in the Title
Sara Paxton, Aaron Paul, Monica Potter

Released: 2009

Directed by: Dennis Iliadis

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House of Games is listed (or ranked) 20 on the list The Best Movies With House in the Title
William H. Macy, Joe Mantegna, J. T. Walsh

Released: 1987

Directed by: David Mamet

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House of Flying Daggers ... is listed (or ranked) 21 on the list The Best Movies With House in the Title
Zhang Ziyi, Andy Lau, Takeshi Kaneshiro

Released: 2004

Directed by: Zhang Yimou

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House on Haunted Hill is listed (or ranked) 22 on the list The Best Movies With House in the Title
Ali Larter, Famke Janssen, Geoffrey Rush

Released: 1999

Directed by: William Malone

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White House Down is listed (or ranked) 23 on the list The Best Movies With House in the Title
Channing Tatum, Jamie Foxx, Maggie Gyllenhaal

Released: 2013

Directed by: Roland Emmerich

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Big Momma's House 2 is listed (or ranked) 24 on the list The Best Movies With House in the Title
Kat Dennings, Chloë Grace Moretz, Martin Lawrence

Released: 2006

Directed by: John Whitesell

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The Lake House is listed (or ranked) 25 on the list The Best Movies With House in the Title
Sandra Bullock, Keanu Reeves, Christopher Plummer

Released: 2006

Directed by: Alejandro Agresti

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