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The Best Movies With Three in the Title 

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List Rules Vote up your favorite movie with the word three in the name, not the number 3.

Have you ever noticed how many movies there are with three in the name? Not the number 3, like you would find in a sequel, but the actual word three. This list ranks the best movies with three in the title, regardless of genre or rating. What is your favorite movie with three 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 a few movies with three 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 three in the title includes movies like Three Kings, The Three Caballeros, and The Three Musketeers. 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 three in it.
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Jerry Stiller, Walter Matthau, Robert Shaw

Released: 1974

Directed by: Joseph Sargent

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George Clooney, Mark Wahlberg, Ice Cube

Released: 1999

Directed by: David O. Russell

Three Kings is a 1999 satirical comedy film written and directed by David O. Russell from a story by John Ridley about a men taking gold that takes place during the 1991 Iraqi uprising against ...more

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Sterling Holloway, Pinto Colvig, Frank Graham

Released: 1944

Directed by: Harold Young, Norm Ferguson

The Three Caballeros is a 1944 American animated musical film produced by Walt Disney Productions. The film premiered in Mexico City on December 21, 1944. It was released in the United States on ...more

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Tom Selleck, Ted Danson, Steve Guttenberg

Released: 1987

Directed by: Leonard Nimoy

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Juliette Binoche, Julie Delpy, Irène Jacob

Released: 1994

Directed by: Krzysztof Kieślowski

Three Colors: Red is a 1994 film co-written, produced, and directed by Polish filmmaker Krzysztof Kieślowski. It is the final film of The Three Colors Trilogy, which examines the French ...more
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Carlos Mencia, Pablo Francisco, Freddy Soto

Released: 2003

Directed by: C. B. Harding

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January Jones, Tommy Lee Jones, Levon Helm

Released: 2005

Directed by: Tommy Lee Jones

The Three Burials of Melquiades Estrada is a 2005 Mexican-American neo-western film directed by and starring Tommy Lee Jones and written by Guillermo Arriaga. It also stars Barry Pepper, Julio ...more

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Robert Redford, Faye Dunaway, Max von Sydow

Released: 1975

Directed by: Sydney Pollack

Three Days of the Condor is a 1975 American political thriller film directed by Sydney Pollack and starring Robert Redford, Faye Dunaway, Cliff Robertson, and Max von Sydow. The screenplay by ...more

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Charlie Sheen, Tim Curry, Kiefer Sutherland

Released: 1993

The Three Musketeers is a 1993 Austrian-American action-adventure film from Walt Disney Pictures and Caravan Pictures, directed by Stephen Herek from a screenplay by David Loughery and starring ...more

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Patrick McGoohan, Wilfrid Brambell, Susan Hampshire

Released: 1964

Directed by: Don Chaffey

The Three Lives of Thomasina is a 1963 American magical realist film starring Patrick McGoohan, Susan Hampshire, and child actress Karen Dotrice in a story about a cat and her influence on a ...more

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Jeffrey Tambor, Philip Baker Hall, Yeardley Smith

Released: 1987

Directed by: Phil Joanou

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Joan Hickson, Kerwin Mathews, Grégoire Aslan

Released: 1960

Directed by: Jack Sher

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James Cagney, Red Buttons, Pamela Tiffin

Released: 1961

Directed by: Billy Wilder

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Raquel Welch, Christopher Lee, Faye Dunaway

Released: 1973

Directed by: Richard Lester

The Three Musketeers is a 1973 film based on the novel by Alexandre Dumas, père. It was directed by Richard Lester and written by George MacDonald Fraser. It was originally proposed in ...more

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Olivia Wilde, Elizabeth Banks, Russell Crowe

Released: 2010

Directed by: Paul Haggis

The Next Three Days is a 2010 vigilante thriller film directed by Paul Haggis and starring Russell Crowe and Elizabeth Banks. It was released in the United States on November 19, 2010 and was ...more

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Tom Selleck, Ted Danson, Steve Guttenberg

Released: 1990

Directed by: Emile Ardolino

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Charles Bronson, Jill Ireland, Douglas Fowley

Released: 1976

Directed by: Frank D. Gilroy

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Joanne Woodward, Lee J. Cobb, Nancy Kulp

Released: 1957

Directed by: Nunnally Johnson

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Juliette Binoche, Julie Delpy, Emmanuelle Riva

Released: 1993

Directed by: Krzysztof Kieślowski

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Juliette Binoche, Julie Delpy, Jerzy Stuhr

Released: 1994

Directed by: Krzysztof Kieślowski

Three Colors: White is a 1994 French-Polish comedy-drama art film co-written, produced, and directed by Krzysztof Kieślowski. White is the second in The Three Colors Trilogy, themed on the ...more
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Nick Nolte, James Earl Jones, Martin Short

Released: 1989

Directed by: Francis Veber

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Matthew Perry, Neve Campbell, Dylan McDermott

Released: 1999

Directed by: Damon Santostefano

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Blanche Sweet, Henry B. Walthall

Released: 1913

Directed by: D. W. Griffith

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Lillian Randolph

Released: 1935

Directed by: David Hand

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Milla Jovovich, Orlando Bloom, Christoph Waltz

Released: 2011

Directed by: Paul W. S. Anderson

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