Film The Best Movies With Midnight in the Title  

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Have you ever noticed how many movies there are with midnight in the name? Between Academy Award-Wining movies like Midnight Cowboy and classics like Midnight Express, there are probably a lot more than you thought. This list ranks the best movies with midnight in the title, regardless of genre or rating. What is your favorite movie with midnight 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 midnight 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 midnight in the title includes movies like Midnight Cowboy, Midnight Express, and Midnight Run. 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 midnight in it.
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Midnight Express is listed (or ranked) 1 on the list The Best Movies With Midnight in the Title
John Hurt, Randy Quaid, Brad Davis
Midnight Express is a 1978 American-British prison drama film directed by Alan Parker, produced by David Puttnam and starring Brad Davis, Irene Miracle, Bo Hopkins, Paolo Bonacelli, Paul L. ...more

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Midnight in the Garden of Good... is listed (or ranked) 2 on the list The Best Movies With Midnight in the Title
Kevin Spacey, Jude Law, John Cusack
Midnight in the Garden of Good and Evil is a 1997 American drama film directed by Clint Eastwood, and an adaptation of the book of the same name by John Berendt, which was based on real-life ...more

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Midnight in Paris is listed (or ranked) 3 on the list The Best Movies With Midnight in the Title
Rachel McAdams, Marion Cotillard, Tom Hiddleston
Midnight in Paris is an American 2011 romantic comedy fantasy film written and directed by Woody Allen. Set in Paris, the film follows Gil Pender, a screenwriter, who is forced to confront the ...more

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Midnight Cowboy is listed (or ranked) 4 on the list The Best Movies With Midnight in the Title
Dustin Hoffman, Jon Voight, Bob Balaban
Midnight Cowboy is a 1969 American drama film based on the 1965 novel of the same name by James Leo Herlihy. The script was written by Waldo Salt, directed by John Schlesinger, and stars Jon ...more

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Chimes at Midnight is listed (or ranked) 5 on the list The Best Movies With Midnight in the Title
Orson Welles, John Gielgud, Jeanne Moreau
Chimes at Midnight, is a 1966 English language Spanish-Swiss co-produced film directed by and starring Orson Welles. The film's plot centers on William Shakespeare's recurring character Sir John ...more

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Star of Midnight is listed (or ranked) 6 on the list The Best Movies With Midnight in the Title
Ginger Rogers, William Powell, Gene Lockhart
Star of Midnight is an American mystery-comedy film released by RKO Pictures in 1935. William Powell was loaned out in this movie from MGM to star with Ginger Rogers.

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Midnight Run is listed (or ranked) 7 on the list The Best Movies With Midnight in the Title
Robert De Niro, Charles Grodin, Joe Pantoliano
Midnight Run is a 1988 American action-comedy film directed by Martin Brest and starring Robert De Niro and Charles Grodin. Yaphet Kotto, John Ashton, Dennis Farina, Joe Pantoliano and Philip ...more

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10 to Midnight is listed (or ranked) 8 on the list The Best Movies With Midnight in the Title
Kelly Preston, Charles Bronson, Wilford Brimley
10 to Midnight is an action-crime-thriller film directed by J. Lee Thompson from a screenplay originally written by William Roberts. The film stars Charles Bronson in the lead role with a ...more

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Midnight Lace is listed (or ranked) 9 on the list The Best Movies With Midnight in the Title
Doris Day, Myrna Loy, Rex Harrison
Midnight Lace is a 1960 American mystery-thriller film starring Doris Day and Rex Harrison, directed by David Miller. The screenplay by Ivan Goff and Ben Roberts is based on the play Matilda ...more

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The Midnight Snack is listed (or ranked) 10 on the list The Best Movies With Midnight in the Title
Lillian Randolph, Clarence Nash, Thea Vidale
The Midnight Snack is a 1941 one-reel animated cartoon and is the second Tom and Jerry short, produced in Technicolor and released to theatres on July 19, 1941, by Metro-Goldwyn Mayer, and ...more

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The Leghorn Blows at Midnight is listed (or ranked) 11 on the list The Best Movies With Midnight in the Title
Mel Blanc
The Leghorn Blows at Midnight is a 1949 Foghorn Leghorn cartoon, released by Warner Bros. in 1950, which was directed by Robert McKimson. The cartoon also features Henery Hawk and the Barnyard ...more

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Midnight in the Garden of Good... is listed (or ranked) 12 on the list The Best Movies With Midnight in the Title
Midnight in the Garden of Good and Evil is a non-fiction work by John Berendt. Published in 1994, the book was Berendt's first, and became a The New York Times bestseller for 216 weeks following ...more

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The Other Side of Midnight is listed (or ranked) 13 on the list The Best Movies With Midnight in the Title
Susan Sarandon, Michael Lerner, John Beck
The Other Side of Midnight is a 1977 American drama film directed by Charles Jarrott and starring Marie-France Pisier, John Beck and Susan Sarandon. Herman Raucher wrote the screenplay based on ...more

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Midnight Madness is listed (or ranked) 14 on the list The Best Movies With Midnight in the Title
Michael J. Fox, Paul Reubens, Stephen Furst
Midnight Madness is a 1980 comedy film produced by Walt Disney Productions and starring David Naughton, Stephen Furst and Maggie Roswell. The film is about a group of college students who ...more

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Midnight is listed (or ranked) 15 on the list The Best Movies With Midnight in the Title
Claudette Colbert, Don Ameche, John Barrymore
Midnight is a 1939 American screwball comedy film directed by Mitchell Leisen and starring Claudette Colbert, Don Ameche, John Barrymore, Francis Lederer, Mary Astor, and Elaine Barrie. Written ...more

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The Midnight Meat Train is listed (or ranked) 16 on the list The Best Movies With Midnight in the Title
Bradley Cooper, Brooke Shields, Leslie Bibb
The Midnight Meat Train is a 2008 mystery horror-thriller film based on Clive Barker's 1984 short story of the same name, which can be found in Volume One of Barker's collection Books of Blood. ...more

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A Midnight Clear is listed (or ranked) 17 on the list The Best Movies With Midnight in the Title
Ethan Hawke, Gary Sinise, Peter Berg
A Midnight Clear is a 1992 American war film directed by former actor Keith Gordon with an ensemble cast featuring Ethan Hawke, Gary Sinise, Peter Berg, Kevin Dillon, and Arye Gross. Set towards ...more

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Midnight Manhunt is listed (or ranked) 18 on the list The Best Movies With Midnight in the Title
George Zucco, George E. Stone, Leo Gorcey
Midnight Manhunt is a 1945 crime film mystery directed by William C. Thomas and written by David Lang. The film premiered on July 24, 1945 and is in the public domain. The film stars William ...more

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Midnight Mary is listed (or ranked) 19 on the list The Best Movies With Midnight in the Title
Loretta Young, Franchot Tone, Ricardo Cortez
Midnight Mary is a 1933 film that reveals in flashbacks the hard life of a woman on trial for murder. It stars Loretta Young, Ricardo Cortez, and Franchot Tone.

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Midnight Ride is listed (or ranked) 20 on the list The Best Movies With Midnight in the Title
Mark Hamill, Robert Mitchum, Michael Dudikoff
Midnight Ride is a 1990 action/thriller film. It stars Mark Hamill, Michael Dudikoff, Savina Gersak, and Robert Mitchum in a cameo role. The film went out of its way to display some genuine ...more

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Terror at Midnight is listed (or ranked) 21 on the list The Best Movies With Midnight in the Title
Terror at Midnight John Dehner, Frank Faylen, Scott Brady
Terror at Midnight is a 1956 crime/drama film written by John K. Butler and directed by Franklin Adreon.

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The Horn Blows at Midnight is listed (or ranked) 22 on the list The Best Movies With Midnight in the Title
Jack Benny, Dolores Moran, Alexis Smith
The Horn Blows at Midnight is a comedy fantasy film directed by Raoul Walsh and starring Jack Benny. Its biggest claim to fame, apart from its star, is its failure at the box office. The film ...more

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porky's midnight matinee is listed (or ranked) 23 on the list The Best Movies With Midnight in the Title
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Midnight Special is listed (or ranked) 24 on the list The Best Movies With Midnight in the Title
Kirsten Dunst, Michael Shannon, Joel Edgerton
Midnight Special is an upcoming American science fiction film written and directed by Jeff Nichols. The film stars Adam Driver, Michael Shannon, Kirsten Dunst, and Joel Edgerton. It is Nichols' ...more

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Before Midnight is listed (or ranked) 25 on the list The Best Movies With Midnight in the Title
Ethan Hawke, Julie Delpy, Athina Rachel Tsangari
Before Midnight is a 2013 American romantic drama film, the third in a trilogy featuring two characters, following Before Sunrise and Before Sunset. It was directed by Richard Linklater and ...more