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The Best Movies With Love in the Title 

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Updated June 14, 2019 770 votes 172 voters 27.9k views

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Have you ever noticed how many movies there are with love in the name? It's no surprise that many romance movies have love in the name, but this list ranks the best movies with love in the title, regardless of genre or rating. What is your favorite movie with love in the name? There are probably one or two movies with love 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. Between romantic comedies like Love Actually and dark comedies like Adam Sandler's Punch-Drunk Love, there's a film here for everyone.

This ranked poll of films with love in the title includes movies like Dr. Strangelove or: How I Learned to Stop Worrying and Love the Bomb, Shakespeare in Love, and Love Story. 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 love in it.
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Love Actually is listed (or ranked) 1 on the list The Best Movies With Love in the Title
Keira Knightley, Elisha Cuthbert, Liam Neeson

Released: 2003

Directed by: Richard Curtis

Love Actually is a 2003 British Christmas-themed romantic comedy film written and directed by Richard Curtis. The screenplay delves into different aspects of love as shown through ten separate ...more

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The Love Bug is listed (or ranked) 2 on the list The Best Movies With Love in the Title
Buddy Hackett, Dean Jones, Michele Lee

Released: 1968

Directed by: Robert Stevenson

The Love Bug, sometimes referred to as Herbie the Love Bug, is the first in a series of comedy films made by Walt Disney Productions that starred an anthropomorphic pearl-white, fabric-sunroofed ...more

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From Russia with Love is listed (or ranked) 3 on the list The Best Movies With Love in the Title
Sean Connery, Robert Shaw, Daniela Bianchi

Released: 1963

Directed by: Terence Young

From Russia with Love is the second James Bond film made by Eon Productions and the second to star Sean Connery as the fictional MI6 agent James Bond. Released in 1963, the film was produced by ...more

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Dr. Strangelove or: How ... is listed (or ranked) 4 on the list The Best Movies With Love in the Title
James Earl Jones, Peter Sellers, George C. Scott

Released: 1964

Directed by: Stanley Kubrick

Dr. Strangelove or: How I Learned to Stop Worrying and Love the Bomb, more commonly known as Dr. Strangelove, is a 1964 political satire black comedy film that satirizes fears of a nuclear ...more

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5
For the Love of Benji is listed (or ranked) 5 on the list The Best Movies With Love in the Title
Ed Nelson, Peter Bowles, Bridget Armstrong

Released: 1977

Directed by: Joe Camp

Benji’s family is en route to a vacation in Greece when a fellow passenger “borrows” Benji for just long enough to tattoo a mysterious message on his paw.  Separated from the family in ...more

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Love Finds Andy Hardy is listed (or ranked) 6 on the list The Best Movies With Love in the Title
Judy Garland, Mickey Rooney, Lana Turner

Released: 1938

Directed by: George B. Seitz

Love Finds Andy Hardy is a 1938 romantic comedy film which tells the story of a teenage boy who becomes entangled with three different girls all at the same time. It stars Mickey Rooney, Lewis ...more
7
Love Story is listed (or ranked) 7 on the list The Best Movies With Love in the Title
Tommy Lee Jones, Ray Milland, Ryan O'Neal

Released: 1970

Directed by: Arthur Hiller

Love Story is a 1970 romantic drama film written by Erich Segal, who also authored the best-selling novel of the same name. It was directed by Arthur Hiller and starred Ryan O'Neal, Ali MacGraw, ...more

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P.S. I Love You is listed (or ranked) 8 on the list The Best Movies With Love in the Title
Gerard Butler, Hilary Swank, Judy Garland

Released: 2007

Directed by: Richard LaGravenese

P.S. I Love You is a 2007 American drama film directed by Richard LaGravenese. The screenplay by LaGravenese and Steven Rogers is based on the 2004 novel of the same name by Cecelia Ahern. It ...more

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9
Love & Basketball is listed (or ranked) 9 on the list The Best Movies With Love in the Title
Tyra Banks, Gabrielle Union, Sanaa Lathan

Released: 2000

Directed by: Gina Prince-Bythewood

Love & Basketball is a 2000 American romantic drama film starring Omar Epps and Sanaa Lathan. The film tells the story of Quincy McCall and Monica Wright, two next-door neighbors in Los ...more

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To Sir, with Love is listed (or ranked) 10 on the list The Best Movies With Love in the Title
Sidney Poitier, Lulu, Patricia Routledge

Released: 1967

Directed by: James Clavell

To Sir, with Love is a 1967 British drama film, starring Sidney Poitier, that deals with social and racial issues in an inner-city school. James Clavell directed and wrote the film's screenplay, ...more

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Shakespeare in Love is listed (or ranked) 11 on the list The Best Movies With Love in the Title
Gwyneth Paltrow, Ben Affleck, Judi Dench

Released: 1998

Directed by: John Madden

Shakespeare in Love is a 1998 British-American romantic comedy-drama film directed by John Madden, written by Marc Norman and playwright Tom Stoppard. The film depicts an imaginary love affair ...more

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Can't Buy Me Love is listed (or ranked) 12 on the list The Best Movies With Love in the Title
Paula Abdul, Patrick Dempsey, Seth Green

Released: 1987

Directed by: Steve Rash

Can't Buy Me Love is a 1987 teen comedy feature film starring Patrick Dempsey and Amanda Peterson in a story about a nerd at a high school in Tucson, Arizona who gives a cheerleader $1,000 to ...more

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13
Love & Other Drugs ... is listed (or ranked) 13 on the list The Best Movies With Love in the Title
Anne Hathaway, Jake Gyllenhaal, Jaimie Alexander

Released: 2010

Directed by: Edward Zwick

Love & Other Drugs is a 2010 romantic comedy film written and directed by Edward Zwick and based on the non-fiction book Hard Sell: The Evolution of a Viagra Salesman by Jamie Reidy. The ...more

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Love Me or Leave Me is listed (or ranked) 14 on the list The Best Movies With Love in the Title
JayWeisburd added Doris Day, James Cagney, Cameron Mitchell

Released: 1955

Directed by: Charles Vidor

Love Me or Leave Me is a 1955 biographical romantic musical drama film which tells the life story of Ruth Etting, a singer who rose from dancer to movie star. It stars Doris Day as Etting, James ...more
15
For Love of the Game is listed (or ranked) 15 on the list The Best Movies With Love in the Title
Kevin Costner, Kelly Preston, J.K. Simmons

Released: 1999

Directed by: Sam Raimi

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16
Love Don't Cost a Thing ... is listed (or ranked) 16 on the list The Best Movies With Love in the Title
Nicole Scherzinger, Christina Milian, Nick Cannon

Released: 2003

Directed by: Troy Bailey

Love Don't Cost a Thing, stylized as Love Don't Co$t a Thing, is a 2003 teen comedy film written and directed by Troy Beyer and starring Nick Cannon and Christina Milian It also stars Steve ...more

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17
Love Jones is listed (or ranked) 17 on the list The Best Movies With Love in the Title
Nia Long, Isaiah Washington, Lisa Nicole Carson

Released: 1997

Directed by: Theodore Witcher

Love Jones is a 1997 American romantic drama film written and directed by Theodore Witcher, in his feature film debut. It stars Larenz Tate, Nia Long, Isaiah Washington, Bill Bellamy, and Lisa ...more

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18
I Love You, Man is listed (or ranked) 18 on the list The Best Movies With Love in the Title
Rashida Jones, Paul Rudd, Jaime Pressly

Released: 2009

Directed by: John Hamburg

I Love You, Man is a 2009 American bromantic comedy film originally titled Let's Be Friends and written by Larry Levin before John Hamburg rewrote and directed the film. It stars Paul Rudd and ...more

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Endless Love is listed (or ranked) 19 on the list The Best Movies With Love in the Title
Tom Cruise, Brooke Shields, James Spader

Released: 1981

Directed by: Franco Zeffirelli

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For Love or Money is listed (or ranked) 20 on the list The Best Movies With Love in the Title
Michael J. Fox, Gabrielle Anwar, Bob Balaban

Released: 1993

Directed by: Barry Sonnenfeld

For Love or Money is a 1993 romantic comedy film directed by Barry Sonnenfeld and starring Michael J. Fox and Gabrielle Anwar. It was not a commercial success domestically in North America, ...more

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21
A Thin Line Between Love... is listed (or ranked) 21 on the list The Best Movies With Love in the Title
Martin Lawrence, Tracy Morgan, Bobby Brown

Released: 1996

Directed by: Martin Lawrence

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22
What's Love Got to Do wi... is listed (or ranked) 22 on the list The Best Movies With Love in the Title
Angela Bassett, Laurence Fishburne, Khandi Alexander

Released: 1993

Directed by: Brian Gibson

What's Love Got to Do with It is a 1993 American biographical film directed by Brian Gibson, loosely based on the life of Tina Turner. It stars Angela Bassett as Tina Turner and Laurence ...more

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Endless Love is listed (or ranked) 23 on the list The Best Movies With Love in the Title
Alex Pettyfer, Gabriella Wilde, Emma Rigby

Released: 2014

Directed by: Shana Feste

Endless Love is a 2014 American romance film directed by Shana Feste and co-written by Feste with Joshua Safran. A remake of Franco Zeffirelli's 1981 film of the same name and the second ...more

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Addicted to Love is listed (or ranked) 24 on the list The Best Movies With Love in the Title
Meg Ryan, Matthew Broderick, Kelly Preston

Released: 1997

Directed by: Griffin Dunne

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I Love Trouble is listed (or ranked) 25 on the list The Best Movies With Love in the Title
Julia Roberts, Nick Nolte, Eugene Levy

Released: 1994

Directed by: Charles Shyer

I Love Trouble is a 1994 American romantic comedy film starring Julia Roberts and Nick Nolte. It was written and produced by the husband-and-wife team of Nancy Meyers and Charles Shyer, and ...more

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