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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
Garden State 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
State of the Union 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 Enemy of the State is a 2011 documentary film written and directed by Annekatrin Hendel.

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Red State is listed (or ranked) 4 on the list The Best Movies With State in the Title
Red State 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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Enemy of the State is listed (or ranked) 5 on the list The Best Movies With State in the Title
Enemy of the State 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 kill a U.S. Congressman and try to cover up the murder. It was ...more

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Head of State is listed (or ranked) 6 on the list The Best Movies With State in the Title
Head of State 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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State and Main is listed (or ranked) 7 on the list The Best Movies With State in the Title
State and Main 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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Ghost in the Shell: Solid Stat... is listed (or ranked) 8 on the list The Best Movies With State in the Title
Ghost in the Shell: Solid State Society 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) 9 on the list The Best Movies With State in the Title
State of Emergency 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) 10 on the list The Best Movies With State in the Title
State of Grace Sean Penn, Gary Oldman, Robin Wright State of Grace is a 1990 neo-noir crime 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 ...more

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State of Siege is listed (or ranked) 11 on the list The Best Movies With State in the Title
State of Siege 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) 12 on the list The Best Movies With State in the Title
XXX: State of the Union 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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The Abandoned State is listed (or ranked) 13 on the list The Best Movies With State in the Title

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State of Play is listed (or ranked) 14 on the list The Best Movies With State in the Title
State of Play 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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Un-Natural State is listed (or ranked) 15 on the list The Best Movies With State in the Title
Un-Natural State A look into the only federal capital in the world that allows taxation without representation for its residents.

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State Of Fear is listed (or ranked) 16 on the list The Best Movies With State in the Title
State Of Fear State Of Fear is a 1989 film directed by Janusz Kijowski.

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Blue State is listed (or ranked) 17 on the list The Best Movies With State in the Title
Blue State 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
Empire State 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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Neustadt (New Town): The State... is listed (or ranked) 19 on the list The Best Movies With State in the Title
Neustadt (New Town): The State of Things Neustadt (New Town): The State of Things is a 2000 directed by Thomas Heise.

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State Fair is listed (or ranked) 20 on the list The Best Movies With State in the Title
State Fair Jeanne Crain, Harry Morgan, Dana Andrews State Fair is a 1945 American musical film directed by Walter Lang. Is a musical adaptation of the 1933 film of the same name, with original music by Rodgers and Hammerstein. The film stars ...more

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State of Wonder is listed (or ranked) 21 on the list The Best Movies With State in the Title
State of Wonder State of Wonder is a 1983 drama film written and directed by Martin Donovan.

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ESPN Greatest Games: Penn Stat... is listed (or ranked) 22 on the list The Best Movies With State in the Title
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D.O.A.: Smash the State is listed (or ranked) 23 on the list The Best Movies With State in the Title

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State 194 is listed (or ranked) 24 on the list The Best Movies With State in the Title
State 194 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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A State of Siege is listed (or ranked) 25 on the list The Best Movies With State in the Title
A State of Siege Anne Flannery

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The State I Am In is listed (or ranked) 26 on the list The Best Movies With State in the Title
The State I Am In Richy Müller, Barbara Auer, Julia Hummer The State I Am In is a 2000 German drama film directed by Christian Petzold.

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State of Fear: The Truth about... is listed (or ranked) 27 on the list The Best Movies With State in the Title
State of Fear: The Truth about Terrorism State of Fear: The Truth about Terrorism is a documentary film produced by Skylight Pictures and directed by Pamela Yates. It won the 2006 Overseas Press Club Award for "Best Reporting in ...more

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Police State 4: The Rise of FE... is listed (or ranked) 28 on the list The Best Movies With State in the Title

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A State of Mind is listed (or ranked) 29 on the list The Best Movies With State in the Title
A State of Mind Warren Draper, Regal Rieser, Nafeesa Monroe

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Don Quixote: The State Perm Ba... is listed (or ranked) 30 on the list The Best Movies With State in the Title

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State Rowdy is listed (or ranked) 31 on the list The Best Movies With State in the Title
State Rowdy 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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State Secret is listed (or ranked) 32 on the list The Best Movies With State in the Title
State Secret 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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The Chebeya Affair: A State Cr... is listed (or ranked) 33 on the list The Best Movies With State in the Title
The Chebeya Affair: A State Crime? L'Affaire Chebeya is a documentary directed by Thierry Michel that was released in February 2012. The award-winning film explores the assassination of a human rights activist in the Democratic ...more

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Headquarters State Secret is listed (or ranked) 34 on the list The Best Movies With State in the Title
Headquarters State Secret Headquarters State Secret is a film directed by Paul May released on Aug 30, 1960.

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The State Visit is listed (or ranked) 35 on the list The Best Movies With State in the Title
The State Visit The State Visit is a 1985 short film written and directed by Bertram von Boxberg.

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Church & State is listed (or ranked) 36 on the list The Best Movies With State in the Title
Church & State Martin Starr, Pat Crawford Brown, Tara Karsian Church & State is a 2010 short comedy film written and directed by Betsy Kelso.

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Coma Girl: The State of Grace is listed (or ranked) 37 on the list The Best Movies With State in the Title
Coma Girl: The State of Grace 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 Legislature is listed (or ranked) 38 on the list The Best Movies With State in the Title
State Legislature State Legislature is a 2007 American documentary film directed by Frederick Wiseman. It details the workings of the Idaho Legislature.

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State of Grace is listed (or ranked) 39 on the list The Best Movies With State in the Title
State of Grace Mark Hager, Marisa Sesto, Tyler Bellen State of Grace is a 2008 short, drama film directed by Timothy Bellen.

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This Divided State is listed (or ranked) 40 on the list The Best Movies With State in the Title
This Divided State When liberal filmmaker Michael Moore is invited to speak at Utah Valley State College, it created a firestorm not usually seen in the heart of conservative Mormon country. A media frenzy ...more

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State of Dogs is listed (or ranked) 41 on the list The Best Movies With State in the Title
State of Dogs State of Dogs is a Mongolian movie that was released in 1998, directed and written by Peter Brosens and Dorjkhandyn Turmunkh. The film was shown at the 1998 Venice Film Festival, the 1998 ...more

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Sunshine State is listed (or ranked) 42 on the list The Best Movies With State in the Title
Sunshine State Angela Bassett, Mary Steenburgen, Edie Falco Sunshine State is a 2002 American comedy–drama film written and directed by John Sayles. The picture stars an ensemble cast that features Angela Bassett, Edie Falco, Jane Alexander, Alan King, ...more

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State Department: File 649 is listed (or ranked) 43 on the list The Best Movies With State in the Title
State Department: File 649 William Lundigan, Virginia Bruce, Richard Loo State Department: File 649 is a 1949 Cinecolor American film directed by Sam Newfield. The film is also known as Assignment in China in the United Kingdom.

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The State of Things is listed (or ranked) 44 on the list The Best Movies With State in the Title
The State of Things Patrick Bauchau, Allen Garfield, Viva The State of Things is a 1982 movie directed by Wim Wenders. It tells the story of a film crew stuck in Portugal after the production runs out of film stock and money. The director travels to ...more

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Red State is listed (or ranked) 45 on the list The Best Movies With State in the Title
Red State Red State is a documentary film by Michael Shea. The film follows the director into America's red states to find out why so many Americans chose to re-elect President George W. Bush in the 2004 ...more

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State of Violence is listed (or ranked) 46 on the list The Best Movies With State in the Title
State of Violence Vusi Kunene, Fana Mokoena, Presley Chweneyagae State of Violence is a 2010 film by South African director Khalo Matabane, featuring Fana Mokoena, Presley Chweneyagae, Neo Ntlatleng, Lindi Matshikiza, and Vusi Kunene.

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State Property 2 is listed (or ranked) 47 on the list The Best Movies With State in the Title
State Property 2 Kanye West, Mariah Carey, Roselyn Sánchez State Property 2 is a 2005 American crime film directed by Damon Dash and produced and distributed by Lions Gate Entertainment. A sequel to 2002's State Property, the film stars rap artists and ...more

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State Fair is listed (or ranked) 48 on the list The Best Movies With State in the Title
State Fair Ann-Margret, Bobby Darin, Pat Boone State Fair is a 1962 American musical film directed by José Ferrer. The film is a remake of the 1933 and 1945 films of the same name. It was considered to be a financially and critically ...more

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Lone Star State of Mind is listed (or ranked) 49 on the list The Best Movies With State in the Title
Lone Star State of Mind Jaime King, John Mellencamp, Joshua Jackson

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A Brooklyn State of Mind is listed (or ranked) 50 on the list The Best Movies With State in the Title
A Brooklyn State of Mind Jennifer Esposito, Maria Grazia Cucinotta, Tony Danza A Brooklyn State of Mind is a 1997 film directed by Frank Rainone.