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The Best Movies With Night in the Title

Updated February 21, 2020 1.3k votes 126 voters 23.4k views100 items

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Have you ever noticed how many movies there are with night in the name? This list ranks the best movies with night in the title, regardless of genre or rating. What is your favorite movie with night in the name? Night at the Roxbury was a wildly popular comedy in the '90s, based off the SNL sketch that Will Farrell and Chris Kattan performed so well. 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 night 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 night in the title includes movies like Night of the Living Dead, In the Heat of the Night, and Saturday Night Fever. 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 night in it.
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  • A Night at the Opera1
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    A Night at the Opera

    Groucho Marx, Harpo Marx

    Released1935

    Directed bySam Wood, Edmund Goulding

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  • They Drive by Night2
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    4

    They Drive by Night

    Humphrey Bogart, Ann Sheridan

    Released1940

    Directed byRaoul Walsh

  • The Night of the Hunter3
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    8

    The Night of the Hunter

    Robert Mitchum, Shelley Winters

    Released1955

    Directed byCharles Laughton, Terry Sanders, Robert Mitchum

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  • A Night in Casablanca4
    17
    2

    A Night in Casablanca

    Groucho Marx, Harpo Marx

    Released1946

    Directed byArchie Mayo

  • It Happened One Night5
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    5

    It Happened One Night

    Clark Gable, Claudette Colbert

    Released1934

    Directed byFrank Capra

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  • Night and the City6
    14
    3

    Night and the City

    Gene Tierney, Richard Widmark

    Released1950

    Directed byJules Dassin

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  • Fright Night7
    16
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    Fright Night

    Christopher Lee, Roddy McDowall

    Released1985

    Directed byTom Holland

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  • A Hard Day's Night8
    16
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    A Hard Day's Night

    Paul McCartney, John Lennon

    Released1964

    Directed byRichard Lester

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  • Saturday Night Fever9
    16
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    Saturday Night Fever

    John Travolta, Fran Drescher

    Released1977

    Directed byJohn Badham

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  • Night Must Fall10
    10
    4

    Night Must Fall

    Rosalind Russell, Robert Montgomery

    Released1937

    Directed byRichard Thorpe

  • Long Day's Journey Into Night11
    9
    4

    Long Day's Journey Into Night

    Katharine Hepburn, Jason Robards Jr.

    Released1995

    Directed bySidney Lumet, David Wellington

  • Night Shift12
    11
    7

    Night Shift

    Kevin Costner, Shannen Doherty

    Released1982

    Directed byRon Howard

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  • Night on Earth13
    11
    8

    Night on Earth

    Winona Ryder, Rosie Perez

    Released1991

    Directed byJim Jarmusch

  • Fear in the Night14
    6
    2

    Fear in the Night

    DeForest Kelley, Ann Doran

    Released1947

    Directed byMaxwell Shane

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  • Night and Fog15
    12
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    Night and Fog

    Michel Bouquet

    Released1955

    Directed byAlain Resnais

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  • Night Train to Munich16
    6
    2

    Night Train to Munich

    Rex Harrison, Paul Henreid

    Released1940

    Directed byCarol Reed

  • Night at the Museum: Battle of the Smithsonian17

    Released2009

    Directed byShawn Levy

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  • In the Heat of the Night18
    18
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    In the Heat of the Night

    Sidney Poitier, Rod Steiger

    Released1967

    Directed byNorman Jewison

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  • A Night to Remember19
    11
    9

    A Night to Remember

    Sean Connery, Honor Blackman

    Released1958

    Directed byRoy Ward Baker

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  • Prom Night20
    11
    9

    Prom Night

    Jamie Lee Curtis, Brittany Snow

    Released1980

    Directed byPaul Lynch

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  • Color of Night21
    11
    9

    Color of Night

    Bruce Willis, Lesley Ann Warren

    Released1994

    Directed byRichard Rush

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  • Night of the Comet22
    9
    6

    Night of the Comet

    Geoffrey Lewis, Mary Woronov

    Released1984

    Directed byThom Eberhardt

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  • Casanova's Big Night23
    5
    2

    Casanova's Big Night

    Bob Hope, Vincent Price

    Released1954

    Directed byNorman Z. McLeod

  • Night of the Living Dead24
    20
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    Night of the Living Dead

    George A. Romero, Duane Jones

    Released1968

    Directed byGeorge A. Romero

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  • Hell Night25
    7
    5

    Hell Night

    Linda Blair, Peter Barton

    Released1981

    Directed byTom DeSimone