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List Rules Vote up your favorite movie with "state" in the name.

Since it's such a common word, it's not surprising there are many movies with state in the name. This list ranks the best movies with state in the title, regardless of what genre it is. Do you have a favorite movie with state in the name? This isn't a common way to categorize films, but that's part of the fun. There are probably one or two movies with state in the title that you instantly think of, but you might be surprised how many others there are as you scroll through this list.

This ranked poll of films with state in the title includes movies like Enemy of the State, Garden State, and State of Grace. 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 state in it.

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Garden State is listed (or ranked) 1 on the list The Best Movies With State in the Title
Natalie Portman, Jim Parsons, Ian Holm
Garden State is a 2004 comedy-drama film written and directed by Zach Braff and starring Natalie Portman, Peter Sarsgaard, Ian Holm and Braff himself. The film centers on Andrew Largeman, a ...more
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State of the Union is listed (or ranked) 2 on the list The Best Movies With State in the Title
Katharine Hepburn, Angela Lansbury, Spencer Tracy
Members of Congress may not come to the floor armed with pistols as they did in the days leading up to the Civil War, but their words are as toxic as any time since then. And we are - in many ...more
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Enemy of the State is listed (or ranked) 3 on the list The Best Movies With State in the Title
Enemy of the State is a 2011 documentary film written and directed by Annekatrin Hendel.
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Enemy of the State is listed (or ranked) 4 on the list The Best Movies With State in the Title
Will Smith, Jack Black, Gene Hackman
Enemy of the State is a 1998 American spy-thriller about a group of rogue U.S. National Security Agency agents conspiring to take out a U.S. Congressman and try to cover up. It was written by ...more
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Red State is listed (or ranked) 5 on the list The Best Movies With State in the Title
John Goodman, Melissa Leo, Anna Gunn
Red State is a 2011 American independent action-adventure-thriller-horror film, written and directed by Kevin Smith, starring John Goodman, Melissa Leo and Michael Parks. For months, Smith ...more
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State of Play is listed (or ranked) 6 on the list The Best Movies With State in the Title
Rachel McAdams, Ben Affleck, Russell Crowe
State of Play is a 2009 political thriller film. It is an adaptation of the six-part British television serial of the same name which first aired on BBC One in 2003. The plot of the six-hour ...more
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State and Main is listed (or ranked) 7 on the list The Best Movies With State in the Title
Sarah Jessica Parker, Alec Baldwin, Julia Stiles
State and Main is a 2000 comedy film, written and directed by David Mamet and starring Philip Seymour Hoffman, Rebecca Pidgeon, Sarah Jessica Parker, Julia Stiles, William H. Macy and Alec ...more
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State Of Fear is listed (or ranked) 8 on the list The Best Movies With State in the Title
State Of Fear is a 1989 film directed by Janusz Kijowski.
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Ghost in the Shell: Solid Stat... is listed (or ranked) 9 on the list The Best Movies With State in the Title
Akio Ōtsuka, Yoshiko Sakakibara, Kōichi Yamadera
Ghost in the Shell S.A.C. Solid State Society 3D is a 2011 animated action film written and directed by Kenji Kamiyama.
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State of Emergency is listed (or ranked) 10 on the list The Best Movies With State in the Title
Joe Mantegna, Melinda Dillon, Lynn Whitfield
State of Emergency is a 1993 drama film directed by Lesli Linka Glatter.
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State of Grace is listed (or ranked) 11 on the list The Best Movies With State in the Title
Sean Penn, Gary Oldman, Robin Wright
State of Grace is a 1990 neo-noir film starring Sean Penn, Ed Harris and Gary Oldman, also featuring Robin Wright, John Turturro and John C. Reilly. Written by Dennis McIntyre and directed by ...more
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State of Siege is listed (or ranked) 12 on the list The Best Movies With State in the Title
Yves Montand, Renato Salvatori, Jean-Luc Bideau
State of Siege is a 1972 French film directed by Costa Gavras starring Yves Montand and Renato Salvatori.
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XXX: State of the Union is listed (or ranked) 13 on the list The Best Movies With State in the Title
Samuel L. Jackson, Willem Dafoe, Ice Cube
xXx: State of the Union, released as xXx²: The Next Level outside the United States and Canada, is a 2005 action film directed by Lee Tamahori. It is a sequel to the 2002 film xXx. The film ...more
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Head of State is listed (or ranked) 14 on the list The Best Movies With State in the Title
Chris Rock, Tracy Morgan, Bernie Mac
Head of State is a 2003 comedy film directed, written by, and starring Chris Rock and co-starring Bernie Mac. It marked the directorial debut of Rock, who had previously worked as a writer, ...more
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The Abandoned State is listed (or ranked) 15 on the list The Best Movies With State in the Title
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Un-Natural State is listed (or ranked) 16 on the list The Best Movies With State in the Title
A look into the only federal capital in the world that allows taxation without representation for its residents.
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Blue State is listed (or ranked) 17 on the list The Best Movies With State in the Title
Anna Paquin, Breckin Meyer, Cory Cassidy
Blue State is a Canadian / American romantic comedy film, released in 2007, starring Breckin Meyer and Anna Paquin. The film was the first effort of Paquin in an executive role.
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Empire State is listed (or ranked) 18 on the list The Best Movies With State in the Title
Dwayne Johnson, Emma Roberts, Liam Hemsworth
Empire State is a 2013 American crime drama film based on a true story, centered on two childhood friends who rob an armored car depository, and the NYPD officer who stands in their way. ...more
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State 194 is listed (or ranked) 19 on the list The Best Movies With State in the Title
State 194 is a 2012 documentary film about the pursuit for Palestinian statehood. The film is written, directed, and produced by Israeli filmmaker Dan Setton. The film premiered at the Toronto ...more
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State of Grace is listed (or ranked) 20 on the list The Best Movies With State in the Title
Mark Hager, Marisa Sesto, Tyler Bellen
State of Grace is a 2008 short, drama film directed by Timothy Bellen.
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Coma Girl: The State of Grace is listed (or ranked) 21 on the list The Best Movies With State in the Title
Rupert Degas, Claudia Coulter, Callum O'Neill
Coma Girl: The State of Grace is a 2005 comedy film written and directed by Dina Jacobsen and produced by Lisa Renée.
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State Rowdy is listed (or ranked) 22 on the list The Best Movies With State in the Title
Sharada, Chiranjeevi, Bhanupriya
State Rowdy is a 1989 Telugu film directed by B. Gopal. The film stars Chiranjeevi in the lead, while Radha, Bhanupriya, Sharada, Ragdfgo Gopal Rao, Thiagarajan and Nutan Prasad are among the ...more
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Police State 4: The Rise of FE... is listed (or ranked) 23 on the list The Best Movies With State in the Title
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State Secret is listed (or ranked) 24 on the list The Best Movies With State in the Title
Douglas Fairbanks, Jr., Herbert Lom
State Secret is a 1950 British drama film directed by Sidney Gilliat and starring Douglas Fairbanks Jr., Jack Hawkins, Glynis Johns, Olga Lowe and Herbert Lom. It was released in the United ...more
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A State of Mind is listed (or ranked) 25 on the list The Best Movies With State in the Title
Warren Draper, Regal Rieser, Nafeesa Monroe