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Film The Best Movies With Sky in the Title  

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Have you ever noticed how many movies there are with sky in the name? This list ranks the best movies with sky in the title, regardless of genre or rating. What is your favorite movie with sky 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 sky 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 sky in the title includes movies like Vanilla Sky, Castle in the Sky, and Sky High. 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 sky in it.

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Castle in the Sky is listed (or ranked) 1 on the list The Best Movies With Sky in the Title
Megumi Hayashibara, Mayumi Tanaka, Ichirō Nagai Castle in the Sky is a 1986 Japanese animated adventure film written and directed by Hayao Miyazaki and is also the first film produced and released by Studio Ghibli. The film was distributed by ...more

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October Sky is listed (or ranked) 2 on the list The Best Movies With Sky in the Title
Jake Gyllenhaal, Laura Dern, Chris Cooper October Sky is a 1999 American biographical film directed by Joe Johnston, starring Jake Gyllenhaal, Chris Cooper and Laura Dern. It is based on the true story of Homer Hickam, a coal miner's ...more

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Sky Captain and the World of T... is listed (or ranked) 3 on the list The Best Movies With Sky in the Title
Angelina Jolie, Gwyneth Paltrow, Jude Law Sky Captain and the World of Tomorrow is a 2004 American science fiction action adventure film written and directed by Kerry Conran in his directorial debut. The film is set in an alternative ...more

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Fire in the Sky is listed (or ranked) 4 on the list The Best Movies With Sky in the Title
James Garner, Robert Patrick, Peter Berg This film is a 1993 science fiction horror drama film based on an alleged extraterrestrial encounter, directed by Robert Lieberman, and written by Tracy Tormé based on Travis Walton's ...more

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Sky High is listed (or ranked) 5 on the list The Best Movies With Sky in the Title
Kurt Russell, Mary Elizabeth Winstead, Lynda Carter Sky High is a 2005 American superhero family comedy film about an airborne school for teenage superheroes. It was directed by Mike Mitchell and written by Paul Hernandez, Robert Schooley, and ...more

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Island in the Sky is listed (or ranked) 6 on the list The Best Movies With Sky in the Title
John Wayne, James Arness, Fess Parker Island in the Sky is a 1953 American aviation adventure drama film written by Ernest K. Gann based on his 1944 novel Island in the Sky, directed by William A. Wellman, and starring and ...more

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Vanilla Sky is listed (or ranked) 7 on the list The Best Movies With Sky in the Title
Cameron Diaz, Tom Cruise, Penélope Cruz Vanilla Sky is a 2001 American science fiction thriller film directed, written, and co-produced by Cameron Crowe. It is an English-language remake of Alejandro Amenábar's 1997 Spanish ...more

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Red Sky is listed (or ranked) 8 on the list The Best Movies With Sky in the Title
Rachael Leigh Cook, Shane West, Cam Gigandet Red Sky is a 2013 action film written by Adam Prince and directed by Mario Van Peebles.

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My Louisiana Sky is listed (or ranked) 9 on the list The Best Movies With Sky in the Title
Juliette Lewis, Michael Cera, Ksenia Solo My Louisiana Sky is a 2001 drama film written by Anna Sandor and directed by Adam Arkin.

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Lightning: Fire from the Sky is listed (or ranked) 10 on the list The Best Movies With Sky in the Title
Jesse Eisenberg, Stacy Keach, John Schneider Overwhelmed by a disastrous lightning storm that his son predicted, a man must learn to trust his son in order to save his family and the whole community.

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Cabin in the Sky is listed (or ranked) 11 on the list The Best Movies With Sky in the Title
Louis Armstrong, Lena Horne, Butterfly McQueen Cabin in the Sky is a 1943 musical film directed by Vincente Minnelli and Busby Berkeley.

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Blue Sky is listed (or ranked) 12 on the list The Best Movies With Sky in the Title
Jessica Lange, Tommy Lee Jones, Chris O'Donnell Blue Sky is a 1994 drama, and the last film by veteran film maker Tony Richardson. It was adapted by Rama Laurie Stagner, Arlene Sarner and Jerry Leichtling from a story by Rama Laurie Stagner. ...more

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Cabin in the Sky is listed (or ranked) 13 on the list The Best Movies With Sky in the Title
Cabin in the Sky is a 1940 American musical with music by Vernon Duke, lyrics by John La Touche, and a musical book by Lynn Root. The musical premiered on Broadway at the Martin Beck Theatre on ...more

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Iron Sky is listed (or ranked) 14 on the list The Best Movies With Sky in the Title
Charlie Chaplin, Udo Kier, Julia Dietze Iron Sky is a 2012 Finnish-Australian-German comic science fiction action film directed by Timo Vuorensola and written by Johanna Sinisalo and Michael Kalesniko. It tells the story of a group of ...more

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Sky High is listed (or ranked) 15 on the list The Best Movies With Sky in the Title
Yumiko Shaku, Eihi Shiina, Yuka Itaya Sky High is a supernatural action film from director Ryuhei Kitamura. It is based on the manga of the same title by Tsutomu Takahashi and serves as a prequel to a Japanese television drama of ...more

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When the Sky Falls is listed (or ranked) 16 on the list The Best Movies With Sky in the Title
Joan Allen, Pete Postlethwaite, Liam Cunningham When the Sky Falls is a 2000 film à clef directed by John Mackenzie and filmed in Ireland, starring Joan Allen. The story is based on that of Veronica Guerin, a crime reporter writing ...more

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Sky Above and Mud Beneath is listed (or ranked) 17 on the list The Best Movies With Sky in the Title
Sky Above and Mud Beneath, also released as The Sky Above –The Mud Below, is a 1961 French documentary film. It won the Academy Award for Best Documentary Feature and was entered into the 1961 ...more

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The Legend of the Sky Kingdom is listed (or ranked) 18 on the list The Best Movies With Sky in the Title
Lucian Msamati, Rodney Newman, Jason Linforth The Legend of the Sky Kingdom is a 2003 animated feature film from Zimbabwe - the country's and Africa's first. It was based on a children's book of the same name by Phil Cunningham, who was ...more

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Yellow Sky is listed (or ranked) 19 on the list The Best Movies With Sky in the Title
Gregory Peck, Anne Baxter, Richard Widmark Yellow Sky is a 1948 American western film directed by William A. Wellman. The story is believed to be loosely adapted from William Shakespeare's The Tempest. A band of outlaws flee after a bank ...more

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The Sky Crawlers is listed (or ranked) 20 on the list The Best Movies With Sky in the Title
Rinko Kikuchi, Chiaki Kuriyama, Naoto Takenaka The Sky Crawler is a 2008 anime film directed by Mamoru Oshii.

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Pokémon: Giratina and the Sky ... is listed (or ranked) 21 on the list The Best Movies With Sky in the Title
Megumi Hayashibara, Shin-ichiro Miki, Kōichi Yamadera   

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The Big Sky is listed (or ranked) 22 on the list The Best Movies With Sky in the Title
Kirk Douglas, Jim Davis, Iron Eyes Cody The Big Sky is a 1952 American Western film directed by Howard Hawks, based on the novel of the same name. The cast includes Kirk Douglas, Arthur Hunnicutt, Dewey Martin and Elizabeth Threatt. ...more

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Terror in the Sky is listed (or ranked) 23 on the list The Best Movies With Sky in the Title
Roddy McDowall, Keenan Wynn, Doug McClure Terror in the Sky is a low budget 1971 television movie remake of 1957's Zero Hour!, which itself was based on the 1956 television play Flight into Danger. Arthur Hailey recycled the premise in ...more

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No Highway in the Sky is listed (or ranked) 24 on the list The Best Movies With Sky in the Title
James Stewart, Marlene Dietrich, Jack Hawkins No Highway in the Sky is a 1951 British disaster film directed by Henry Koster and starring James Stewart and Marlene Dietrich. The film is based on the novel No Highway by Nevil Shute, and was ...more

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Raging Sun, Raging Sky is listed (or ranked) 25 on the list The Best Movies With Sky in the Title
Harold Torres, Giovanna Zacarías, Guillermo Villegas Raging Sun, Raging Sky is a 2009 Mexican film made in 2008, written and directed by Julián Hernández. It won the Teddy Award at the Berlin International Film Festival.

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Color of Sky is listed (or ranked) 26 on the list The Best Movies With Sky in the Title
Prithviraj Sukumaran, Amala Paul, Nedumudi Venu Akasathinte Niram is a 2012 Malayalam film written and directed by Dr. Biju. The film was shot entirely on the Andaman and Nicobar Islands with a cast that includes Indrajith, Nedumudi Venu, ...more

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Nightmare In Big Sky Country is listed (or ranked) 27 on the list The Best Movies With Sky in the Title

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Bigger Than the Sky is listed (or ranked) 28 on the list The Best Movies With Sky in the Title
Amy Smart, Sean Astin, Patty Duke Bigger Than the Sky is a 2005 film directed by Al Corley.

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It Came from the Sky is listed (or ranked) 29 on the list The Best Movies With Sky in the Title
Christopher Lloyd, Yasmine Bleeth, John Ritter It Came From the Sky, also known as Visiteurs impromptus, Les was a 1999 made-for-TV movie which was a comedy drama that starred Yasmine Bleeth, John Ritter, Christopher Lloyd and JoBeth

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From the Sky Down is listed (or ranked) 30 on the list The Best Movies With Sky in the Title
From the Sky Down is a 2011 American documentary film directed by Davis Guggenheim about rock band U2 and the production of their 1991 album Achtung Baby. The film documents the album's ...more

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Falling Sky is listed (or ranked) 31 on the list The Best Movies With Sky in the Title
Brittany Murphy, Karen Allen, Dianne Kay Falling Sky is a 1998 American drama film starring Karen Allen and Brittany Murphy. It was released direct-to-video in the UK in 1999 and wasn't released in the US until August 26, 2005.

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Montana Sky is listed (or ranked) 32 on the list The Best Movies With Sky in the Title
Charlotte Ross, Ashley Williams, Diane Ladd Montana Sky is a 2007 American television film directed by Mike Robe and starring Ashley Williams, John Corbett, and Charlotte Ross. Based on the Nora Roberts novel of the same name, the film is ...more

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Sky Palace is listed (or ranked) 33 on the list The Best Movies With Sky in the Title
Sky Palace is a 1994 family film written by Guðmundur Ólafsson and directed by Þorsteinn Jónsson.

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A Sky Full of Stars for a Roof is listed (or ranked) 34 on the list The Best Movies With Sky in the Title
Mario Adorf, Giuliano Gemma, Anthony Dawson Sky Full of Stars for a Roof is an Italian comedy-western film. It is the second western film directed by Giulio Petroni. At first the director had to be Franco Giraldi, but then he moved to ...more

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Otis Under Sky is listed (or ranked) 35 on the list The Best Movies With Sky in the Title
Anis Mojgani, Tony Jackson, Jacqueline Leal Otis Under Sky is a 2010 drama film written and directed by Anlo Sepulveda.

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Yelling to the Sky is listed (or ranked) 36 on the list The Best Movies With Sky in the Title
Zoë Kravitz, Black Thought, Gabourey Sidibe Yelling to the Sky is a 2011 American drama film written and directed by Victoria Mahoney. The film premiered In Competition at the 61st Berlin International Film Festival and was nominated for ...more

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Unfinished Sky is listed (or ranked) 37 on the list The Best Movies With Sky in the Title
Bille Brown, David Field, William McInnes Unfinished Sky is a 2007 drama film written and directed by Peter Duncan. It is based on the 1998 Dutch film De Poolse bruid.

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Fugitive in the Sky is listed (or ranked) 38 on the list The Best Movies With Sky in the Title
John Litel, Warren Hull, Jean Muir Fugitive in the Sky is 1936 action drama film written by George Bricker and directed by Nick Grinde.

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Broken Sky is listed (or ranked) 39 on the list The Best Movies With Sky in the Title
Claudia Goytia, Alejandro Rojo Broken Sky is a 2006 Mexican drama film involving a love triangle between three young gay men. The film was directed and written by Julián Hernández.

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PIllars of the Sky is listed (or ranked) 40 on the list The Best Movies With Sky in the Title
Dorothy Malone, Jeff Chandler, Maureen Hingert Pillars of the Sky is an American western film in Technicolor and CinemaScope, released by Universal-International on October 12, 1956. Directed by George Marshall, it stars Jeff Chandler and ...more

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Stones in the Sky is listed (or ranked) 41 on the list The Best Movies With Sky in the Title
Stones in the Sky is a 2002 documentary film written by Eryk Rocha and Bruno Vasconcelos directed by Eryk Rocha.

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Steel Against the Sky is listed (or ranked) 42 on the list The Best Movies With Sky in the Title
Craig Stevens, Alexis Smith, Gene Lockhart Steel Against the Sky is a 1941 film directed by A. Edward Sutherland.

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Kiss the Sky is listed (or ranked) 43 on the list The Best Movies With Sky in the Title
Terence Stamp, Gary Cole, Ivana Miličević Kiss the Sky is a 1999 film drama directed by Roger Young. The plot follows two men in their forties, friends since college, who travel together on a business trip to the Philippines. There they ...more

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Between the Sand and the Sky is listed (or ranked) 44 on the list The Best Movies With Sky in the Title
Dee Wallace, Muse Watson, Christopher Showerman

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Liquid Sky is listed (or ranked) 45 on the list The Best Movies With Sky in the Title
Anne Carlisle, Jack Adalist, Bob Brady Liquid Sky is an independent American science fiction film. It debuted at the Montreal Film festival in August 1982 and was well received at several film festivals thereafter. It was produced ...more

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The Day the Sky Exploded is listed (or ranked) 46 on the list The Best Movies With Sky in the Title
Paul Hubschmid, Ivo Garrani, Madeleine Fischer The Day the Sky Exploded is a 1958 Italian science fiction film directed by Paolo Heusch. It is known as the first Italian sci-fi dramatic film, predating even the sci-fi films of Antonio ...more

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The Big Sky is listed (or ranked) 47 on the list The Best Movies With Sky in the Title
The Big Sky is a 1947 Western novel by A. B. Guthrie, Jr.. For Wallace Stegner it is "the best" of the six novels in Guthrie's sequence dealing with the Oregon Trail and the ...more

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Sky Riders is listed (or ranked) 48 on the list The Best Movies With Sky in the Title
James Coburn, Susannah York, Robert Culp Sky Riders is a 1976 American action film directed by Douglas Hickox and starring James Coburn, Susannah York and Robert Culp. A woman and her children are kidnapped in Athens and held in a ...more

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Against a Crooked Sky is listed (or ranked) 49 on the list The Best Movies With Sky in the Title
Richard Boone, Henry Wilcoxon, Shannon Farnon Against a Crooked Sky is a 1975 American Western film directed by Earl Bellamy and starring Richard Boone, Stewart Petersen, and Henry Wilcoxon.

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The Sky Did Not Fall is listed (or ranked) 50 on the list The Best Movies With Sky in the Title