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Have you ever noticed how many movies there are with star in the name? Of course there are the Star Wars and Star Trek franchises that everyone loves, but this list ranks some of the other best movies with star in the title, even if they're not culturally defining films. What is your favorite movie with star 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 star 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 star in the title includes movies like Lone Star, The Evening Star, and Rock Star. 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 star in it.

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Star Wars Episode V: The Empir... is listed (or ranked) 1 on the list The Best Movies With Star in the Title
Harrison Ford, Carrie Fisher, Mark Hamill The Empire Strikes Back is a 1980 American epic space opera film directed by Irvin Kershner. Leigh Brackett and Lawrence Kasdan wrote the screenplay, with George Lucas writing the film's story ...more

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Star Wars is listed (or ranked) 2 on the list The Best Movies With Star in the Title
Harrison Ford, Carrie Fisher, Mark Hamill Star Wars is a 1977 American epic space opera film written and directed by George Lucas. The first release in the Star Wars franchise, it stars Mark Hamill, Harrison Ford, Carrie Fisher, Peter ...more

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Star Trek II: The Wrath of Kha... is listed (or ranked) 3 on the list The Best Movies With Star in the Title
Kirstie Alley, William Shatner, Leonard Nimoy Star Trek II: The Wrath of Khan is a 1982 sci-fi film written by Jack B. Sowards and Nicholas Meyer adn directed by Nicholas Meyer.

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Star Wars: Episode VI – Return... is listed (or ranked) 5 on the list The Best Movies With Star in the Title
Harrison Ford, Carrie Fisher, Mark Hamill Star Wars: Episode VI – Return of the Jedi is a 1983 American epic space opera film directed by Richard Marquand, and the third and final film in the original Star Wars trilogy. After a daring ...more

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Star Wars Episode III: Revenge... is listed (or ranked) 6 on the list The Best Movies With Star in the Title
Natalie Portman, Ewan McGregor, Samuel L. Jackson (19 Years before Episode IV) Three years after the onset of the Clone Wars, the noble Jedi Knights have been leading a massive clone army into a galaxy-wide battle against the Separatists. When ...more

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Rogue One: A Star Wars Story is listed (or ranked) 7 on the list The Best Movies With Star in the Title
Felicity Jones, Diego Luna, Riz Ahmed Rogue One: A Star Wars Story is a 2016 American epic space opera film directed by Gareth Edwards. The daughter (Felicity Jones) of an Imperial scientist joins the Rebel Alliance in a risky move ...more

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Star Trek is listed (or ranked) 8 on the list The Best Movies With Star in the Title
Zoe Saldana, Jennifer Morrison, Winona Ryder Star Trek is a 2009 science fiction film directed by J. J. Abrams, written by Roberto Orci and Alex Kurtzman, and produced by Damon Lindelof and Bryan Burk. It is the eleventh film based on the ...more

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Star Trek: First Contact is listed (or ranked) 9 on the list The Best Movies With Star in the Title
Patrick Stewart, James Cromwell, Alfre Woodard Star Trek: First Contact is a 1996 American science fiction film released by Paramount Pictures. It is the eighth feature film based on Star Trek, and the first film to feature no cast members ...more

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Star Trek Into Darkness is listed (or ranked) 10 on the list The Best Movies With Star in the Title
Zoe Saldana, Benedict Cumberbatch, Alice Eve Star Trek Into Darkness is a 2013 American science fiction action film. It is the twelfth installment in the Star Trek franchise and the sequel to 2009's Star Trek. J. J. Abrams directed a ...more

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Star Trek III: The Search for ... is listed (or ranked) 11 on the list The Best Movies With Star in the Title
William Shatner, Christopher Lloyd, Leonard Nimoy Star Trek III: The Search for Spock is a 1984 American science fiction film released by Paramount Pictures. The film is the third feature film of the Star Trek science fiction franchise and is ...more

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Star Wars: The Clone Wars is listed (or ranked) 12 on the list The Best Movies With Star in the Title
Samuel L. Jackson, Christopher Lee, Kevin Michael Richardson Star Wars: The Clone Wars is a 2008 American computer-animated space opera film that takes place within the Star Wars saga, leading into the TV series of the same name produced by Lucasfilm. The ...more

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Lego Star Wars: Revenge of the... is listed (or ranked) 13 on the list The Best Movies With Star in the Title
Lego Star Wars: Revenge of the Brick is a brickfilm loosely based on Star Wars Episode III: Revenge of the Sith. Revenge of the Brick premiered on the Cartoon Network on May 8, 2005, at 7:00 ...more

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Star Trek IV: The Voyage Home is listed (or ranked) 14 on the list The Best Movies With Star in the Title
William Shatner, Leonard Nimoy, George Takei Star Trek IV: The Voyage Home is a 1986 American science fiction film released by Paramount Pictures. It is the fourth feature film based on Star Trek, and is a sequel to Star Trek III: The ...more

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Star Trek Generations is listed (or ranked) 15 on the list The Best Movies With Star in the Title
Patrick Stewart, William Shatner, Malcolm McDowell Star Trek Generations is a 1994 American science fiction film released by Paramount Pictures. Generations is the seventh feature film based on Star Trek, and is the first film in the series to ...more

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Star Trek Nemesis is listed (or ranked) 16 on the list The Best Movies With Star in the Title
Whoopi Goldberg, Tom Hardy, Patrick Stewart Star Trek: Nemesis is a 2002 American science fiction film released by Paramount Pictures. It is the tenth feature film in the Star Trek franchise and the last of the Star Trek films to include ...more

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Star in the Night is listed (or ranked) 17 on the list The Best Movies With Star in the Title
J. Carrol Naish, Donald Woods Star in the Night is a 1945 American short drama film directed by Don Siegel. The film was Siegel's debut film, and won an Academy Award in 1946 for Best Short Subject. The film is a modern-day ...more

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Lego Star Wars: Bombad Bounty is listed (or ranked) 18 on the list The Best Movies With Star in the Title
Lego Star Wars: Bombad Bounty is a 2010 comedy short film directed by Peder Pedersen and produced by M2Film for Lego and Cartoon Network in collaboration with Lucasfilm. It was made as a ...more

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Star Trek VI: The Undiscovered... is listed (or ranked) 19 on the list The Best Movies With Star in the Title
William Shatner, Kim Cattrall, Leonard Nimoy Star Trek VI: The Undiscovered Country is a 1991 American science fiction film. It is the sixth feature film based on Star Trek, is a sequel to Star Trek V: The Final Frontier and was the last ...more

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Star Trek: The Motion Picture is listed (or ranked) 20 on the list The Best Movies With Star in the Title
William Shatner, Leonard Nimoy, George Takei Star Trek: The Motion Picture is a 1979 American science fiction film released by Paramount Pictures. It is the first film based on Star Trek, the first Star Trek film to star the original cast ...more

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Star Runners is listed (or ranked) 21 on the list The Best Movies With Star in the Title
James Kyson, Connor Trinneer, Velizar Binev Star Runners is a 2009 science fiction thriller directed by Mat King.

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Bucky Larson: Born to Be a Sta... is listed (or ranked) 22 on the list The Best Movies With Star in the Title
Christina Ricci, Jimmy Fallon, Pauly Shore Bucky Larson: Born to Be a Star is a 2011 comedy film written by Adam Sandler, Allen Covert & Nick Swardson and directed by Tom Brandy.

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Star Trek: Deep Space Nine is listed (or ranked) 23 on the list The Best Movies With Star in the Title
Chase Masterson Star Trek: Deep Space Nine is a science fiction television series set in the Star Trek universe. The show is set in the Milky Way galaxy, in the years 2369–2375. In contrast to the setting of ...more

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Star Trek: Insurrection is listed (or ranked) 24 on the list The Best Movies With Star in the Title
Patrick Stewart, Marina Sirtis, LeVar Burton Star Trek: Insurrection is a 1998 American science fiction film released by Paramount Pictures. It is the ninth film based on Star Trek, and the second film to exclusively feature the cast of ...more

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Star Trek 3 is listed (or ranked) 25 on the list The Best Movies With Star in the Title
Chris Pine

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Buzz Lightyear of Star Command... is listed (or ranked) 26 on the list The Best Movies With Star in the Title
Tim Allen, Wallace Shawn, Sean Hayes Buzz Lightyear of Star Command: The Adventure Begins is a 2000 Disney animated direct-to-video film that acts as a pilot to the television series Buzz Lightyear of Star Command. Set in the ...more

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Star Wars Episode I: The Phant... is listed (or ranked) 27 on the list The Best Movies With Star in the Title
Natalie Portman, Keira Knightley, Ewan McGregor (32 Years Before Episode IV) Stranded on the desert planet Tatooine after rescuing young Queen Amidala from the impending invasion of Naboo, Jedi apprentice Obi-Wan Kenobi and his Jedi Master ...more

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Rock Star is listed (or ranked) 28 on the list The Best Movies With Star in the Title
Jennifer Aniston, Mark Wahlberg, Rachel Hunter Rock Star is a 2001 American musical comedy-drama film directed by Stephen Herek and starring Mark Wahlberg and Jennifer Aniston. It tells the story of Chris "Izzy" Cole, a tribute ...more

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Star Trek V: The Final Frontie... is listed (or ranked) 29 on the list The Best Movies With Star in the Title
William Shatner, Leonard Nimoy, George Takei Star Trek V: The Final Frontier is a 1989 American science fiction film released by Paramount Pictures. It is the fifth feature film based on Star Trek, and a sequel to the 1966–1969 Star Trek ...more

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A Star Is Born is listed (or ranked) 30 on the list The Best Movies With Star in the Title
Judy Garland, Amanda Blake, Laurindo Almeida A Star Is Born is a 1954 American musical film written by Moss Hart, starring Judy Garland and James Mason, and directed by George Cukor. Hart's screenplay was an adaptation of the original 1937 ...more

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Dark Star is listed (or ranked) 31 on the list The Best Movies With Star in the Title
Dan O'Bannon, Brian Narelle, Cal Kuniholm Dark Star is a 1974 American comic science fiction motion picture directed, co-written, produced and scored by John Carpenter, and co-written by, edited by and starring Dan O'Bannon.

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Night Star is listed (or ranked) 32 on the list The Best Movies With Star in the Title

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Bright Star is listed (or ranked) 33 on the list The Best Movies With Star in the Title
Abbie Cornish, Ben Whishaw, Thomas Brodie-Sangster Bright Star is a 2009 film based on the last three years of the life of poet John Keats and his romantic relationship with Fanny Brawne. It stars Ben Whishaw as Keats and Abbie Cornish as Fanny. ...more

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The Tin Star is listed (or ranked) 34 on the list The Best Movies With Star in the Title
Henry Fonda, Anthony Perkins, Lee Van Cleef The Tin Star was first a short story then a 1957 American western film directed by Anthony Mann and starring Henry Fonda and Anthony Perkins, in one of Perkins' first roles. The film became one ...more

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Fullmetal Alchemist: The Sacre... is listed (or ranked) 35 on the list The Best Movies With Star in the Title
Maaya Sakamoto, Rie Kugimiya, Fumiko Orikasa Fullmetal Alchemist: The Sacred Star of Milos is the second theatrical film based on the Fullmetal Alchemist franchise, released in 2011. The film was first announced after the airing of the ...more

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The Star Chamber is listed (or ranked) 36 on the list The Best Movies With Star in the Title
Michael Douglas, Hal Holbrook, Yaphet Kotto The Star Chamber is a 1983 American thriller film written by Roderick Taylor and directed by Peter Hyams. It stars Michael Douglas and Hal Holbrook. Its title is taken from the name of the ...more

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A Star Is Born is listed (or ranked) 37 on the list The Best Movies With Star in the Title
Barbra Streisand, Gary Busey, Kris Kristofferson A Star Is Born is a 1976 American rock music musical film telling the story of a young woman, played by Barbra Streisand, who enters show business, and meets and falls in love with an ...more

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Son of the Morning Star is listed (or ranked) 38 on the list The Best Movies With Star in the Title
Gary Cole, Rosanna Arquette, Dean Stockwell Son of the Morning Star is a 1984 non-fiction book written by Evan S. Connell, on the subject of General George Armstrong Custer, with the subtitle 'Custer and the Little Bighorn'. A 1991 ...more

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The Star Packer is listed (or ranked) 39 on the list The Best Movies With Star in the Title
John Wayne, George "Gabby" Hayes, Yakima Canutt The Star Packer is a 1934 Western film directed by Robert N. Bradbury and starring John Wayne, George "Gabby" Hayes, Yakima Canutt, and Verna Hillie.

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A Star Is Born is listed (or ranked) 40 on the list The Best Movies With Star in the Title
Janet Gaynor, Fredric March, Adolphe Menjou A Star Is Born is a 1937 Technicolor romantic drama film produced by David O. Selznick and directed by William A. Wellman, with a script by Wellman, Robert Carson, Dorothy Parker and Alan ...more

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Ömer the Tourist in Star Trek is listed (or ranked) 41 on the list The Best Movies With Star in the Title
Sadri Alışık Ömer the Tourist in Star Trek is a 1973 Turkish cult comedy science-fiction film, produced and directed by Hulki Saner, featuring Sadri Alışık as a Turkish hobo who is beamed aboard the ...more

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Follow a Star is listed (or ranked) 42 on the list The Best Movies With Star in the Title
Norman Wisdom, Dick Emery, Jerry Desmonde Follow a Star is a 1959 British comedy film directed by Robert Asher and starring Norman Wisdom.

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Star Wars: Episode VIII is listed (or ranked) 43 on the list The Best Movies With Star in the Title

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The North Star is listed (or ranked) 44 on the list The Best Movies With Star in the Title
Anne Baxter, Lee Van Cleef, Klaus Kinski The North Star is a 1943 war film produced by Samuel Goldwyn Productions and distributed by RKO Radio Pictures. It was directed by Lewis Milestone, written by Lillian Hellman and featured ...more

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Star Wars: The Clone Wars is listed (or ranked) 45 on the list The Best Movies With Star in the Title
Star Wars: The Clone Wars is an American 3D CGI animated television series created by George Lucas and produced by Lucasfilm Animation with the division Lucasfilm Animation Singapore, Lucasfilm ...more

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Star Wars: Revelations is listed (or ranked) 46 on the list The Best Movies With Star in the Title
Shane Felux, Gina Hernandez, Frank Hernandez Star Wars: Revelations is a fan film released on April 17, 2005, created by fans of George Lucas's Star Wars saga. The film takes place between Revenge of the Sith and A New Hope, and explains ...more

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Five Star is listed (or ranked) 47 on the list The Best Movies With Star in the Title
Sandhya, Kanika, Prasanna Five Star is an Indian Tamil film released in 2002.It was directed by Susi Ganeshan.

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Lone Star is listed (or ranked) 48 on the list The Best Movies With Star in the Title
Clark Gable, Ava Gardner, Lionel Barrymore Lone Star is a 1952 Western film starring Clark Gable, Ava Gardner, Broderick Crawford, Ed Begley, and Lionel Barrymore as President Andrew Jackson. The film also marks the first screen ...more

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Star Kid is listed (or ranked) 49 on the list The Best Movies With Star in the Title
Danny Masterson, Joseph Mazzello, Richard Gilliland Star Kid is a 1998 independent sci-fi/family film directed and written by Manny Coto. The film stars Joseph Mazzello, Richard Gilliland, and Corinne Bohrer.

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Flaming Star is listed (or ranked) 50 on the list The Best Movies With Star in the Title
Elvis Presley, Barbara Eden, Dolores del Río Flaming Star is a 1960 Western film starring Elvis Presley and Barbara Eden, based on the book Flaming Lance by Clair Huffaker. Critics agreed that Presley gave one of his best acting ...more