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Have you ever noticed how many movies there are with life in the name? From animated comedies like A Bug's Life to cinema classics such as Monty Python's The Meaning of Life, this list ranks the best movies with life in the title, regardless of genre or rating. What is your favorite movie with life 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 life 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 life in the title includes movies like It's a Wonderful Life, A Bug's Life, and Life of Brian. 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 life in it.
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It's a Wonderful Life is listed (or ranked) 1 on the list The Best Movies With Life in the Title
It's a Wonderful Life James Stewart, Donna Reed, Lionel Barrymore

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Life of Brian is listed (or ranked) 2 on the list The Best Movies With Life in the Title
Life of Brian George Harrison, John Cleese, Terry Gilliam

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Monty Python's The Meaning of ... is listed (or ranked) 3 on the list The Best Movies With Life in the Title
Monty Python's The Meaning of Life John Cleese, Terry Gilliam, Eric Idle

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A Bug's Life is listed (or ranked) 4 on the list The Best Movies With Life in the Title
A Bug's Life Hayden Panettiere, Ashley Tisdale, Kevin Spacey

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The Secret Life of Bees is listed (or ranked) 5 on the list The Best Movies With Life in the Title
The Secret Life of Bees Alicia Keys, Dakota Fanning, Queen Latifah

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The Life and Times of Judge Ro... is listed (or ranked) 6 on the list The Best Movies With Life in the Title
The Life and Times of Judge Roy Bean Paul Newman, Ava Gardner, Jacqueline Bissett

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The Secret Life of Walter Mitt... is listed (or ranked) 7 on the list The Best Movies With Life in the Title
The Secret Life of Walter Mitty Boris Karloff, Danny Kaye, Ann Rutherford

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The Life of Emile Zola is listed (or ranked) 8 on the list The Best Movies With Life in the Title
The Life of Emile Zola Paul Muni, Gale Sondergaard, Donald Crisp

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The Tree of Life is listed (or ranked) 9 on the list The Best Movies With Life in the Title

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Life Is Beautiful is listed (or ranked) 10 on the list The Best Movies With Life in the Title
Life Is Beautiful Roberto Benigni, Horst Buchholz, Richard Sammel

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A Matter of Life and Death is listed (or ranked) 11 on the list The Best Movies With Life in the Title
A Matter of Life and Death David Niven, Richard Attenborough, Raymond Massey

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Defending Your Life is listed (or ranked) 12 on the list The Best Movies With Life in the Title
Defending Your Life Meryl Streep, Shirley MacLaine, Albert Brooks

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Lust for Life is listed (or ranked) 13 on the list The Best Movies With Life in the Title
Lust for Life Kirk Douglas, Anthony Quinn, Marion Ross

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Monty Python's Life of Brian is listed (or ranked) 14 on the list The Best Movies With Life in the Title
Monty Python's Life of Brian Michael Palin, Terry Jones, Eric Idle

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This Boy's Life is listed (or ranked) 15 on the list The Best Movies With Life in the Title
This Boy's Life Leonardo DiCaprio, Robert De Niro, Eliza Dushku

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The Secret Life of Walter Mitt... is listed (or ranked) 16 on the list The Best Movies With Life in the Title
The Secret Life of Walter Mitty Sean Penn, Ben Stiller, Kristen Wiig

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Life is listed (or ranked) 17 on the list The Best Movies With Life in the Title
Life Eddie Murphy, Poppy Montgomery, Martin Lawrence

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This Sporting Life is listed (or ranked) 18 on the list The Best Movies With Life in the Title
This Sporting Life Richard Harris, Glenda Jackson, William Hartnell

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A Dog's Life is listed (or ranked) 19 on the list The Best Movies With Life in the Title
A Dog's Life Charlie Chaplin, Edna Purviance, Albert Austin

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The Private Life of Henry VIII is listed (or ranked) 20 on the list The Best Movies With Life in the Title
The Private Life of Henry VIII Charles Laughton, Merle Oberon, Elsa Lanchester

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The Book of Life is listed (or ranked) 21 on the list The Best Movies With Life in the Title
The Book of Life PJ Harvey, William S. Burroughs, Georgia Hubley

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In This Our Life is listed (or ranked) 22 on the list The Best Movies With Life in the Title
In This Our Life Bette Davis, Olivia de Havilland, Hattie McDaniel

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The Tree of Life is listed (or ranked) 23 on the list The Best Movies With Life in the Title
The Tree of Life Brad Pitt, Sean Penn, Jessica Chastain

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Imitation of Life is listed (or ranked) 24 on the list The Best Movies With Life in the Title
Imitation of Life John Wayne, Lana Turner, Sandra Dee

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From the Life of the Marionett... is listed (or ranked) 25 on the list The Best Movies With Life in the Title
From the Life of the Marionettes Martin Benrath, Heinz Bennent, Robert Atzorn

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Imitation of Life is listed (or ranked) 26 on the list The Best Movies With Life in the Title
Imitation of Life Claudette Colbert, Rochelle Hudson, Warren William

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Life with Father is listed (or ranked) 27 on the list The Best Movies With Life in the Title
Life with Father Elizabeth Taylor, Irene Dunne, William Powell

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Train of Life is listed (or ranked) 28 on the list The Best Movies With Life in the Title
Train of Life Gad Elmaleh, Johan Leysen, Rufus

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The Wild Life is listed (or ranked) 29 on the list The Best Movies With Life in the Title
The Wild Life Lea Thompson, Randy Quaid, Rick Moranis

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The Life of David Gale is listed (or ranked) 30 on the list The Best Movies With Life in the Title
The Life of David Gale Kate Winslet, Kevin Spacey, Melissa McCarthy

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The Life and Death of Peter Se... is listed (or ranked) 31 on the list The Best Movies With Life in the Title
The Life and Death of Peter Sellers Charlize Theron, Heidi Klum, John Lithgow

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The Life and Death of Colonel ... is listed (or ranked) 32 on the list The Best Movies With Life in the Title
The Life and Death of Colonel Blimp Deborah Kerr, Anton Walbrook, John Laurie

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The Facts of Life is listed (or ranked) 33 on the list The Best Movies With Life in the Title
The Facts of Life Lucille Ball, Bob Hope, Ruth Hussey

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You Light Up My Life is listed (or ranked) 34 on the list The Best Movies With Life in the Title
You Light Up My Life Didi Conn, Melanie Mayron, Joe Silver

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Here is Your Life is listed (or ranked) 35 on the list The Best Movies With Life in the Title
Here is Your Life Max von Sydow, Allan Edwall, Gunnar Björnstrand

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My Life is listed (or ranked) 36 on the list The Best Movies With Life in the Title
My Life Nicole Kidman, Queen Latifah, Michael Keaton

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The Lives of Others is listed (or ranked) 37 on the list The Best Movies With Life in the Title
punksnotdead added The Lives of Others Ulrich Tukur, Ulrich Mühe, Martina Gedeck

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Life In A... Metro is listed (or ranked) 38 on the list The Best Movies With Life in the Title
Life In A... Metro Shilpa Shetty, Irrfan Khan, Dharmendra

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One Day in the Life of Ivan De... is listed (or ranked) 39 on the list The Best Movies With Life in the Title
One Day in the Life of Ivan Denisovich Tom Courtenay, Alfred Burke, Eric Thompson

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Whose Life Is It Anyway? is listed (or ranked) 40 on the list The Best Movies With Life in the Title
Whose Life Is It Anyway? Richard Dreyfuss, John Cassavetes, Bob Balaban

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A Double Life is listed (or ranked) 41 on the list The Best Movies With Life in the Title
A Double Life Shelley Winters, Ronald Colman, Edmond O'Brien

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A Bittersweet Life is listed (or ranked) 42 on the list The Best Movies With Life in the Title
A Bittersweet Life Shin Min-a, Lee Byung-hun, Oh Dal-su

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It's My Life is listed (or ranked) 43 on the list The Best Movies With Life in the Title
It's My Life Genelia D'Souza, nm2147526, Nana Patekar

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City of Life and Death is listed (or ranked) 44 on the list The Best Movies With Life in the Title
City of Life and Death Gao Yuanyuan, Liu Ye, Fan Wei

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Jonestown: The Life and Death ... is listed (or ranked) 45 on the list The Best Movies With Life in the Title

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Waking Life is listed (or ranked) 46 on the list The Best Movies With Life in the Title
Waking Life Ethan Hawke, Julie Delpy, Steven Soderbergh

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The Life Aquatic with Steve Zi... is listed (or ranked) 47 on the list The Best Movies With Life in the Title
The Life Aquatic with Steve Zissou Cate Blanchett, Bill Murray, Willem Dafoe

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2 2
The Postmodern Life of My Aunt is listed (or ranked) 48 on the list The Best Movies With Life in the Title
The Postmodern Life of My Aunt Chow Yun-Fat, Zhao Wei, Lisa Lu

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Dan in Real Life is listed (or ranked) 49 on the list The Best Movies With Life in the Title
Dan in Real Life Emily Blunt, Steve Carell, Dane Cook

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The Book of Life is listed (or ranked) 50 on the list The Best Movies With Life in the Title
The Book of Life Zoe Saldana, Christina Applegate, Channing Tatum