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Have you ever noticed how many movies there are with water in the name? This list ranks the best movies with water in the title, regardless of genre or rating. What is your favorite movie with water 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 water 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.

his ranked poll of films with water in the title includes movies like Open Water, Water for Elephants, and Like Water for Chocolate. 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 water in it.
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Water, Water Every Hare is listed (or ranked) 1 on the list The Best Movies With Water in the Title
Mel Blanc Water, Water Every Hare is a Looney Tunes cartoon released in 1952 featuring Bugs Bunny and Gossamer. The title is a pun on the line "Water, water, everywhere / Nor any drop to drink" ...more

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Open Water is listed (or ranked) 2 on the list The Best Movies With Water in the Title
Saul Stein, Blanchard Ryan, Daniel Travis Open Water is a 2003 drama psychological horror film loosely based on the true story of an American couple, Tom and Eileen Lonergan, who in 1998 went out with a scuba diving group, Outer Edge ...more

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The SpongeBob Movie: Sponge Ou... is listed (or ranked) 3 on the list The Best Movies With Water in the Title
Antonio Banderas, Clancy Brown, Tom Kenny The SpongeBob Movie: Sponge Out of Water is a 2015 American animated/live action adventure comedy film, based on the Nickelodeon television series SpongeBob SquarePants, created by Stephen ...more

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Hell and High Water is listed (or ranked) 4 on the list The Best Movies With Water in the Title
Richard Widmark, Cameron Mitchell, David Wayne Hell and High Water is a 1954 Cold War drama film starring Richard Widmark, Bella Darvi and Victor Francen. The film was made to showcase CinemaScope being used in the confined sets of a ...more

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Buddies Thicker Than Water is listed (or ranked) 5 on the list The Best Movies With Water in the Title
Allen Swift Buddies Thicker Than Water is a 1962 short film, originally released as part of the Tom and Jerry series on November 1. It was the 12th and penultimate cartoon in the series to be directed by ...more

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Dark Water is listed (or ranked) 6 on the list The Best Movies With Water in the Title
Jennifer Connelly, Tim Roth, John C. Reilly Dark Water is a 2005 American horror-thriller film directed by Walter Salles, starring Jennifer Connelly and Tim Roth. The film is a remake of the 2002 Japanese film of the same name, and also ...more

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Water is listed (or ranked) 7 on the list The Best Movies With Water in the Title
John Abraham, Lisa Ray, Kulbhushan Kharbanda Water, is a 2005 Canadian film written and directed by Deepa Mehta, with screenplay by Anurag Kashyap. It is set in 1938 and explores the lives of widows at an ashram in Varanasi, India. The ...more

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On the Waterfront is listed (or ranked) 8 on the list The Best Movies With Water in the Title
comicspies1 added Marlon Brando, Eva Marie Saint, Rod Steiger On the Waterfront is a 1954 American drama film about union violence and corruption amongst longshoremen. The film was directed by Elia Kazan and written by Budd Schulberg. It stars Marlon ...more

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Waterworld is listed (or ranked) 9 on the list The Best Movies With Water in the Title
Kevin Costner, Jack Black, Dennis Hopper Waterworld is a 1995 American post-apocalyptic science fiction action film directed by Kevin Reynolds and co-written by Peter Rader and David Twohy. It was based on Rader's original 1986 ...more

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Like Water for Chocolate is listed (or ranked) 10 on the list The Best Movies With Water in the Title
Marco Leonardi, Yareli Arizmendi, Mario Vazquez Like Water for Chocolate is a 1992 film in the style of magical realism based on the popular novel, published in 1989 by first-time Mexican novelist Laura Esquivel. It earned all 11 Ariel awards ...more

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Lady in the Water is listed (or ranked) 11 on the list The Best Movies With Water in the Title
Bryce Dallas Howard, Paul Giamatti, M. Night Shyamalan Lady in the Water is a 2006 American fantasy thriller film written and directed by M. Night Shyamalan and starring Paul Giamatti and Bryce Dallas Howard. The film's plot concerns a Philadelphia ...more

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Red Water is listed (or ranked) 12 on the list The Best Movies With Water in the Title
Coolio, Kristy Swanson, Lou Diamond Phillips Red Water is a 2003 made for television horror film starring Lou Diamond Phillips, Kristy Swanson, Gideon Emery and Coolio.

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Water Drops on Burning Rocks is listed (or ranked) 13 on the list The Best Movies With Water in the Title
Ludivine Sagnier, Anna Thomson, Bernard Giraudeau Water Drops on Burning Rocks is a 2000 French drama film directed by François Ozon. The film is based on a German play by Rainer Werner Fassbinder, Tropfen auf heisse Steine.

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Salt Water Tabby is listed (or ranked) 14 on the list The Best Movies With Water in the Title
While Tom woos a female cat at the beach, Jerry tries to disrupt his fun by playing pranks on him.

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Like Water for Chocolate: A No... is listed (or ranked) 15 on the list The Best Movies With Water in the Title
Like Water for Chocolate: A Novel in Monthly Installments with Recipes, Romances and Home Remedies is a book by Laura Esquivel.

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Head Above Water is listed (or ranked) 16 on the list The Best Movies With Water in the Title
Cameron Diaz, Harvey Keitel, Billy Zane Head Above Water is a 1996 American comedy thriller film directed by Jim Wilson and starring Harvey Keitel, Cameron Diaz, Craig Sheffer. It was rated PG-13 by the MPAA. The film is a remake of ...more

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Water Birds is listed (or ranked) 17 on the list The Best Movies With Water in the Title
Water Birds is a 1952 American short documentary film directed by Ben Sharpsteen. It won an Academy Award in 1953 for Best Short Subject. The film was produced by Walt Disney as part of the ...more

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Crashing the Water Barrier is listed (or ranked) 18 on the list The Best Movies With Water in the Title
Donald Campbell Crashing the Water Barrier is a 1956 American short documentary film directed by Konstantin Kaiser. It won an Academy Award at the 29th Academy Awards in 1957 for Best Short Subject.

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Water Lilies is listed (or ranked) 19 on the list The Best Movies With Water in the Title
Adèle Haenel, Christel Baras, Alice de Lencquesaing Water Lilies is a 2006 French drama film and the debut as a screenwriter and director of Céline Sciamma.

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Ring of Bright Water is listed (or ranked) 20 on the list The Best Movies With Water in the Title
Bill Travers, Peter Jeffrey, Virginia McKenna Ring of Bright Water is a 1969 British feature film starring Bill Travers and Virginia McKenna. It is a story about a Londoner and his pet otter living on the Scottish coast. The story is ...more

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Cold Water of the Sea is listed (or ranked) 21 on the list The Best Movies With Water in the Title
Cold Water of the Sea Montserrat Fernandez, Luis Carlos Bogantes, Lil Quesada Morúa "A young Costa Rican couple on holiday discover one evening a seven-year-old girl who has run away, yet the next morning, when they want to take her back to her camping parents, she has ...more

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Promises Written in Water is listed (or ranked) 22 on the list The Best Movies With Water in the Title
Promises Written in Water Vincent Gallo, Sage Stallone, Brenda Epperson Doumani Promises Written in Water is a 2010 drama film written, directed, edited, and produced by Vincent Gallo. The cast includes Vincent Gallo, Delfine Bafort, Sage Stallone, Lisa Love and Hope

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Like Two Drops of Water is listed (or ranked) 23 on the list The Best Movies With Water in the Title
Like Two Drops of Water Van Doude, Guus Verstraete, Jules Royaards Like Two Drops of Water is a 1963 Dutch drama film directed by Fons Rademakers. It is an adaptation of the 1958 novel The Darkroom of Damocles by Willem Frederik Hermans. It was entered into the ...more

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Thicker than Water is listed (or ranked) 24 on the list The Best Movies With Water in the Title
Stan Laurel, Oliver Hardy, Bess Flowers Thicker than Water was the final short film starring Laurel and Hardy. Directed by James W.Horne, produced by Hal Roach, and released in 1935 by Metro-Goldwyn-Mayer, the short also features ...more

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I'll Water Your Petals with Te... is listed (or ranked) 25 on the list The Best Movies With Water in the Title
I'll Water Your Petals with Tears Juli Mira I'll Water Your Petals with Tears is a 2003 short animation film written and directed by Juan Carlos Marí.

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Through Fire, Water and ... Br... is listed (or ranked) 26 on the list The Best Movies With Water in the Title
Through Fire, Water and ... Brass Pipes Anatoly Kubatsky, Alexander Khvylya, Georgy Millyar Fire, Water, and Brass Pipes is a Soviet fantasy film directed by Aleksandr Rou. Its story and characters are derived from Slavic folklore.

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Lightning Over Water is listed (or ranked) 27 on the list The Best Movies With Water in the Title
Lightning Over Water is a 1980 documentary film by Wim Wenders and Nicholas Ray about the last days of Ray's own life; the director was most famous for his 1955 film Rebel Without a Cause. It ...more

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Life Under Water is listed (or ranked) 28 on the list The Best Movies With Water in the Title
Sarah Jessica Parker, Keanu Reeves, Joanna Gleason Life Under Water is a PBS' American Playhouse TV movie, starring Sarah Jessica Parker, Joanna Gleason and Keanu Reeves. It was written by Richard Greenberg and based on his play.

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Come Hell or High Water is listed (or ranked) 29 on the list The Best Movies With Water in the Title
Come Hell or High Water George Stover, John Doty, Jennifer Rouse

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Water Lady is listed (or ranked) 30 on the list The Best Movies With Water in the Title
Water Lady Park Am, Kim Ja-ok, Lee Hwa-si Water Lady is a 1979 South Korean film written, produced and directed by Kim Ki-young.

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The House Under the Water is listed (or ranked) 31 on the list The Best Movies With Water in the Title
The House Under the Water Bizhan Emkanian, Masoud Rayegan The House Under the Water is a 2010 drama film written and directed by Sepideh Farsi.

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Thicker than Water is listed (or ranked) 32 on the list The Best Movies With Water in the Title
Thicker than Water Melissa Gilbert, Lindsay Wagner, Nan Martin Thicker than Water is a television film starring Melissa Gilbert and Lindsay Wagner. It premiered on Hallmark Channel on November 23, 2005.

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Trouble the Water is listed (or ranked) 33 on the list The Best Movies With Water in the Title
Trouble the Water is a 2008 documentary film produced and directed by Tia Lessin and Carl Deal, producers of Fahrenheit 9/11. Trouble the Water is a redemptive tale of a couple surviving failed ...more

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Head Above Water is listed (or ranked) 34 on the list The Best Movies With Water in the Title
Head Above Water Morten Abel, Reidar Sørensen, Lene Elise Bergum Head Above Water is 1993 comedy thriller film written by Geir Eriksen and Eirik Ildahl and directed by Nils Gaup.

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Flow: For Love of Water is listed (or ranked) 35 on the list The Best Movies With Water in the Title
Flow: For Love of Water is a 2008 documentary film directed by Irena Salina produced by Steven Starr and co-produced by Gill Holland and Yvette Tomlinson . The film features interviews with ...more

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Walk on Water is listed (or ranked) 36 on the list The Best Movies With Water in the Title
Hanns Zischler, Caroline Peters, Knut Berger Walk on Water is an Israeli film released in 2004. It stars Lior Ashkenazi, Knut Berger, and Caroline Peters. It was directed by New York-born Israeli director Eytan Fox. The screenplay was ...more

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Don't Drink the Water is listed (or ranked) 37 on the list The Best Movies With Water in the Title
Jackie Gleason, Estelle Parsons, Howard Morris Don't Drink the Water is a 1969 comedy film starring Jackie Gleason and directed by Howard Morris, and based upon a 1966 play of the same name by Woody Allen. The supporting cast includes ...more

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Girl in the Water is listed (or ranked) 38 on the list The Best Movies With Water in the Title
Girl in the Water Hui Yee Gan, Sajee Apiwong Girl in the Water is a 2011 short drama film directed by Woo Ming Jin and Jeppe Rønde.

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Water Under the Bridge is listed (or ranked) 39 on the list The Best Movies With Water in the Title
Gabrielle Anwar, Chip Esten, Theresa Russell Water Under the Bridge is a 2003 Drama Romance film written by Clark Brigham and Richard B. Taylor III, directed by Clark Brigham.

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De smaak van water is listed (or ranked) 40 on the list The Best Movies With Water in the Title
Joop Admiraal, Olga Zuiderhoek, Hans van Tongeren

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Holy Water is listed (or ranked) 41 on the list The Best Movies With Water in the Title
Holy Water Linda Hamilton, Tommy Lister, Susan Lynch Holy Water is a 2009 Irish comedy film directed by Tom Reeve and starring John Lynch, Linda Hamilton, Cornelius Clarke and Lochlainn O'Mearain. It tells the story of a group of men in a rural ...more

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Deep Water is listed (or ranked) 42 on the list The Best Movies With Water in the Title
Finola Hughes, Costas Mandylor, Blake Clark

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Holy Water is listed (or ranked) 43 on the list The Best Movies With Water in the Title

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Blue Gold: World Water Wars is listed (or ranked) 44 on the list The Best Movies With Water in the Title
Blue Gold: World Water Wars is a 2008 documentary film by Sam Bozzo, based on the book Blue Gold: The Fight to Stop the Corporate Theft of the World’s Water by Maude Barlow and Tony Clarke. It ...more

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Just Add Water is listed (or ranked) 45 on the list The Best Movies With Water in the Title
Tyler Saint, Jesse Santana, Mason Wyler "Jesse Santana leads an all-star cast directed by award-winner Chris Steele. See ten hung collegiate muscle studs in four scenes - including two unbelievable threeways. Just Add Water will ...more

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Filled With Water is listed (or ranked) 46 on the list The Best Movies With Water in the Title

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Water Flowing Together is listed (or ranked) 47 on the list The Best Movies With Water in the Title
Water Flowing Together

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False as Water is listed (or ranked) 48 on the list The Best Movies With Water in the Title
False as Water Stellan Skarsgård, Marie Göranzon, Örjan Ramberg False as Water is a 1985 thriller drama film written and directed by Hans Alfredson.

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Full Moon in Blue Water is listed (or ranked) 49 on the list The Best Movies With Water in the Title
Gene Hackman, Teri Garr, Burgess Meredith Full Moon in Blue Water is a 1988 film directed by Peter Masterson. It stars Gene Hackman and Teri Garr.

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Fish Out of Water is listed (or ranked) 50 on the list The Best Movies With Water in the Title
Fish Out of Water is a 2009 documentary film written and directed by Ky Dickens.