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The Best Movies With Wild in the Title  

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Have you ever noticed how many movies there are with wild in the name? This list ranks the best movies with wild in the title, regardless of genre or rating. What is your favorite movie with wild in the name? From the Will Smith western Wild Wild West to the children's book turned movie Where the Wild Things Are, there are a lot of films to consider. There are probably one or two movies with wild 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 wild in the title includes movies like The Wild Bunch, Where the Wild Things Are, and Into the Wild. 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 wild in it.
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Wild Geese is listed (or ranked) 1 on the list The Best Movies With Wild in the Title
Roger Moore, Richard Burton, Richard Harris
The Wild Geese is a British 1978 adventure film directed by Andrew V. McLaglen about a group of mercenaries in Africa. It stars Richard Burton, Roger Moore, Richard Harris and Hardy Krüger. ...more
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A Wild Hare is listed (or ranked) 2 on the list The Best Movies With Wild in the Title
Mel Blanc, Arthur Q. Bryan
A Wild Hare is a 1940 Warner Bros. Merrie Melodies animated short film. It was produced by Leon Schlesinger Productions, directed by Tex Avery, and written by Rich Hogan. It was originally ...more
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The Call of the Wild is listed (or ranked) 3 on the list The Best Movies With Wild in the Title
Clark Gable, Loretta Young, Reginald Owen
The Call of the Wild is a 1935 American adventure film directed by William A. Wellman and starring Clark Gable, Loretta Young, and Jack Oakie. Based on Jack London's novel of the same name, the ...more
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The Wild Geese is listed (or ranked) 4 on the list The Best Movies With Wild in the Title
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Davy Crockett, King of t... is listed (or ranked) 5 on the list The Best Movies With Wild in the Title
Fess Parker, Buddy Ebsen, Mike Mazurki
This was a combination of Disney's first three Davy Crockett films. They were Davy Crockett, Indian Fighter, Davy Crockett Goes to Congress and Davy Crockett at the Alamo.

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The Wild Bunch is listed (or ranked) 6 on the list The Best Movies With Wild in the Title
William Holden, Ernest Borgnine, Robert Ryan
The Wild Bunch is a 1969 American epic Western film directed by Sam Peckinpah about an aging outlaw gang on the Texas–Mexico border, trying to exist in the changing "modern" world of ...more

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Wild and Woolly Hare is listed (or ranked) 7 on the list The Best Movies With Wild in the Title
Mel Blanc
Wild and Woolly Hare is a 1959 animated short starring Bugs Bunny and Yosemite Sam. It features Bugs in a Western setting, again saving a town from Yosemite Sam.
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Into the Wild is listed (or ranked) 8 on the list The Best Movies With Wild in the Title
Kristen Stewart, Vince Vaughn, Zach Galifianakis
Into the Wild is a 2007 American biographical drama survival film written and directed by Sean Penn. It is an adaptation of the 1996 non-fiction book of the same name by Jon Krakauer based on ...more

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Wild is listed (or ranked) 9 on the list The Best Movies With Wild in the Title
Reese Witherspoon, Laura Dern, Gaby Hoffmann
Wild is a 2014 American biographical drama film directed by Jean-Marc Vallée, written by Nick Hornby, and based on Cheryl Strayed's 2012 memoir Wild: From Lost to Found on the Pacific ...more
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Wild Hearts Can't Be Bro... is listed (or ranked) 10 on the list The Best Movies With Wild in the Title
Gabrielle Anwar, Cliff Robertson, Bird York
Wild Hearts Can’t Be Broken is a 1991 film about Sonora Webster Carver, a rider of diving horses and is based on events in her life as told in her memoir A Girl and Five Brave Horses.
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Ride the Wild Surf is listed (or ranked) 11 on the list The Best Movies With Wild in the Title
Barbara Eden, Shelley Fabares, Tab Hunter
Ride the Wild Surf is a romantic drama in the beach party style. It was filmed in 1963 and distributed in 1964. Unlike most films in the genre, it is known for its exceptional big wave surf ...more
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Reap the Wild Wind is listed (or ranked) 12 on the list The Best Movies With Wild in the Title
John Wayne, Susan Hayward, Ray Milland
Reap the Wild Wind was a serialized story written by Thelma Strabel in 1940 for The Saturday Evening Post, which was the basis for the 1942 film starring Ray Milland, John Wayne, Paulette ...more
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Where the Wild Things Ar... is listed (or ranked) 13 on the list The Best Movies With Wild in the Title
Mark Ruffalo, Forest Whitaker, James Gandolfini
Where the Wild Things Are is a 2009 fantasy drama film directed by Spike Jonze. Written by Jonze and Dave Eggers, it is adapted from Maurice Sendak's 1963 children's book of the same name. It ...more

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Wild and Woolfy is listed (or ranked) 14 on the list The Best Movies With Wild in the Title
comicspies1 added Wild and Woolfy Paul Frees, Bea Benaderet, Tex Avery
Wild and Woolfy is a 1945 animated cartoon short, one of six cartoons in which Droopy was paired with a wolf. It is one of a very few cartoons in the series where Bill Thompson did not voice ...more
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Beasts of the Southern W... is listed (or ranked) 15 on the list The Best Movies With Wild in the Title
Quvenzhané Wallis, Jay Oliver, Henry D. Coleman
Beasts of the Southern Wild is a 2012 American fantasy drama film directed by Benh Zeitlin and adapted by Zeitlin and Lucy Alibar from Alibar's one-act play Juicy and Delicious. After playing at ...more

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Kirikou and the Wild Bea... is listed (or ranked) 16 on the list The Best Movies With Wild in the Title
Emil Abossolo-Mbo, Robert Liensol, Pascal N'Zonzi
Kirikou and the Wild Beasts is a 2005 French animated feature film. It premiered at the 2005 Cannes Film Festival on 13 May and, unlike its predecessor, received only festival screenings in all ...more
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Wild America is listed (or ranked) 17 on the list The Best Movies With Wild in the Title
Jonathan Taylor Thomas, Devon Sawa, Frances Fisher
Wild America is a 1997 adventure comedy film directed by William Dear, written by David Michael Wieger, and starring Jonathan Taylor Thomas, Devon Sawa and Scott Bairstow.
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The River Wild is listed (or ranked) 18 on the list The Best Movies With Wild in the Title
Meryl Streep, Kevin Bacon, John C. Reilly
The River Wild is a 1994 adventure thriller film directed by Curtis Hanson and starring Meryl Streep, Kevin Bacon, David Strathairn, John C. Reilly, Benjamin Bratt and Joseph Mazzello as Roarke. ...more

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Wild Strawberries is listed (or ranked) 19 on the list The Best Movies With Wild in the Title
Max von Sydow, Bibi Andersson, Ingrid Thulin
Wild Strawberries is a 1957 Swedish film written and directed by Ingmar Bergman about an old man recalling his past. The original Swedish title is Smultronstället, which literally means ...more
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Wild at Heart is listed (or ranked) 20 on the list The Best Movies With Wild in the Title
Nicolas Cage, Willem Dafoe, Isabella Rossellini
Wild at Heart is a 1990 American thriller film written and directed by David Lynch, and based on Barry Gifford's 1989 novel of the same name. Both the book and the film revolve around Sailor ...more

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Wild Child is listed (or ranked) 21 on the list The Best Movies With Wild in the Title
Emma Roberts, Alex Pettyfer, Juno Temple
Wild Child is a 2008 British-French-American teen romantic comedy-drama film starring Emma Roberts, Georgia King, Alex Pettyfer and Natasha Richardson. Wild Child is Richardson's last on-screen ...more

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The Wild Man of Borneo ... is listed (or ranked) 22 on the list The Best Movies With Wild in the Title
Phil Silvers, Frank Morgan, Billie Burke
The Wild Man of Borneo is a 1941 film written by Waldo Salt & John McClain and directed by Robert B. Sinclair
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Perils of the Wild is listed (or ranked) 23 on the list The Best Movies With Wild in the Title
Perils of the Wild Jack Mower, Alfred Allen, William Dyer
Perils of the Wild is a 1925 American adventure film serial directed by Francis Ford. The film is considered to be lost. This serial was based on The Swiss Family Robinson by Johann David Wyss.
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Wild Company is listed (or ranked) 24 on the list The Best Movies With Wild in the Title
Bela Lugosi, H.B. Warner, Frank Albertson
Wild Company is a 1930 drama film written by Bradley King and directed by Leo McCarey.
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Ride a Wild Pony is listed (or ranked) 25 on the list The Best Movies With Wild in the Title
Wendy Playfair, John Meillon, Michael Craig
Ride a Wild Pony, also known as Born to Run, is a 1975 Walt Disney Productions film directed by Don Chaffey adapted from the James Aldridge novel A Sporting Proposition.