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List Rules Movies must contain a reincarnation.

A list of the best reincarnation movies ever made, ranked by movie fans with film trailers when available. This reincarnation movie list is ordered by popularity, so only the greatest movies about reincarnation are at the top of the list. If there are any great movies about reincarnation you believe we missed, please feel free to add them to the list yourself. The films on this list are the most famous reincarnation movies of all time, so use it to find some movies that you haven't seen already. Click on these reincarnation movie titles for more information about the films.

Everything from Kundun to Dead Again is included on this list.

This list answers the questions, "What are the best reincarnation movies?" and "What is the greatest reincarnation movie of all time?"

Various bits of information are included with these popular reincarnation movies, such as who directed them, when they were released and who starred in the films. Whether you're watching these reincarnation movies on DVD, Blu-ray or streaming, these good reincarnation movies can be enjoyed no matter what.
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I Origins is listed (or ranked) 1 on the list The Best Reincarnation Movies
RegisKeuren added I Origins Michaell Pitt, Britt Marling, Astrid Bergès-Frisbey

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skamax_99 added Halle Berry, Tom Hanks, Susan Sarandon Cloud Atlas is a 2012 science fiction film written and directed by Lana Wachowski, Tom Tykwer and Andy Wachowski. Adapted from the 2004 novel of the same name by David Mitchell, the film has ...more

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Robin Williams, Emma Thompson, Kenneth Branagh This film is a 1991 psychological thriller/neo-noir written by Scott Frank and directed by Kenneth Branagh. It stars Branagh and his then-wife Emma Thompson, and co-stars Andy García, ...more

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Oneida added Jane Seymour, Christopher Plummer, William H. Macy Somewhere in Time is a 1980 romantic fantasy film directed by Jeannot Szwarc. It is a film adaptation of the 1975 novel Bid Time Return by Richard Matheson, who also wrote the screenplay. The ...more

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jaitrixprakash added Kajal Aggarwal, Surya, Brahmanandam Magadheera is a 2009 Indian Telugu historical fiction film, written by K. V. Vijayendra Prasad and directed by S. S. Rajamouli. Based on the theme of reincarnation, the film was produced by Allu ...more

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Robert Downey Jr., Cybill Shepherd, Mary Stuart Masterson Chances Are is a 1989 romantic comedy film directed by Emile Ardolino and starring Cybill Shepherd, Robert Downey, Jr., Ryan O'Neal, and Mary Stuart Masterson. The original music score was ...more

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ShreySingh added Priyanka Chopra, Deepika Padukone, Shah Rukh Khan Om Shanti Om is a 2007 Indian romantic-thriller film directed and choreographed by Farah Khan. It stars Shah Rukh Khan and debutant Deepika Padukone in the lead roles while Arjun Rampal, Shreyas ...more

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laura-nicolae added Robin Williams, Cuba Gooding Jr., Max von Sydow What Dreams May Come is a 1998 American fantasy drama film, starring Robin Williams, Cuba Gooding Jr., Annabella Sciorra and Max von Sydow. The film is based on the 1978 novel of the same name ...more

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Café de flore is listed (or ranked) 9 on the list The Best Reincarnation Movies
RegisKeuren added Café de Flore Vanessa Paradis, Jean-Marc Vallée, Évelyne de la Chenelière Café de flore is a 2011 drama romance film written and directed by Jean-Marc Vallée.

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Meryl Streep, Shirley MacLaine, Albert Brooks Defending Your Life is a 1991 romantic comedy-fantasy film about a man who arrives in the afterlife only to find that he must stand trial and justify his lifelong fears in order to advance to ...more

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Anthony Hopkins, Marsha Mason, John Hillerman Audrey Rose is a 1977 psychological horror and drama film directed by Robert Wise, and starring Marsha Mason, Anthony Hopkins, and Susan Swift. It was based on the novel of the same title by ...more

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Reincarnation of Peter Proud is listed (or ranked) 12 on the list The Best Reincarnation Movies
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Nicole Kidman, Lauren Bacall, Anne Heche Birth is a 2004 American drama film directed by Jonathan Glazer, starring Nicole Kidman, Lauren Bacall, Danny Huston and Cameron Bright. The film follows Anna, the daughter of a prominent ...more

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PriyaPillay added Anushka Shetty, Manorama, Sayaji Shinde Arundhati is a 2009 Telugu, fantasy film written and directed by Kodi Ramakrishna, starring Anushka and Sonu Sood in the lead. The film was released on 16 January 2009 to positive reviews and ...more

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ApurvYadav added Shah Rukh Khan, Salman Khan, Kajol Karan Arjun is a 1995 Bollywood action thriller film starring Salman Khan, Shahrukh Khan, Raakhee, Mamta Kulkarni, Kajol, Amrish Puri and Ranjeet. The film was directed by Rakesh Roshan and ...more

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rawmelody added Astral City: A Spiritual Journey Werner Schünemann, Othon Bastos, Paulo Goulart Astral City: A Spiritual Journey is a 2010 Brazilian drama film directed by Wagner de Assis, based on the book of the same name by the medium Francisco Cândido Xavier. It is distributed by ...more

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Keanu Reeves, Bridget Fonda, Chris Isaak Little Buddha is a 1993 Italian-French-British drama film directed by Bernardo Bertolucci and starring Chris Isaak, Bridget Fonda and Keanu Reeves as Prince Siddhartha. Produced by Bertolucci's ...more

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Patrick McGoohan, Wilfrid Brambell, Susan Hampshire 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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Audrey Hepburn, John Goodman, Holly Hunter Always is a 1989 romantic drama film directed by Steven Spielberg, and starring Richard Dreyfuss, Holly Hunter, John Goodman, introducing Brad Johnson and featuring Audrey Hepburn's cameo in her ...more

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Samuel L. Jackson, Ron Perlman, Nancy Travis Fluke is a 1995 film directed by Carlo Carlei and starring Matthew Modine as the voice of the title character with supporting roles featuring Eric Stoltz, Nancy Travis, Max Pomeranc, Bill Cobbs, ...more

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Sonam Phuntsok, Tenzin Thuthob Tsarong, Gyurme Tethong Kundun is a 1997 epic biographical film written by Melissa Mathison and directed by Martin Scorsese. It is based on the life and writings of the 14th Dalai Lama, the exiled political and ...more

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DouglasFefferMacLoud added Yesterday's Children Clancy Brown, Kyle Howard Yesterday's Children is a 2000 film directed by Marcus Cole.

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Manam is listed (or ranked) 23 on the list The Best Reincarnation Movies
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Téa Leoni, Ellen Barkin, Catherine Keener Switch is a 1991 comedy film written and directed by Blake Edwards, based on George Axelrod's play Goodbye Charlie. The movie stars Ellen Barkin, Jimmy Smits, JoBeth Williams and Lorraine

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RegisKeuren added Charlotte Rampling, Bebe, Gerrit Graham Caótica Ana is a 2007 drama film by Spanish director Julio Médem. It premiered in Spain on September, 2007.

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DouglasFefferMacLoud added Teresa Wright, Richard Anderson, Nancy Gates The Search for Bridey Murphy is a 1956 movie based on the best selling 1952 book about Bridey Murphy.

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jaitrixprakash added Jackie Chan, Mallika Sherawat, Jon Foo The Myth is a 2005 Hong Kong martial arts-fantasy-adventure film directed by Stanley Tong, starring Jackie Chan, Tony Leung Ka-fai, Kim Hee-sun and Mallika Sherawat.

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JoeAzar added Wallapa Mongkolprasert, Tongsit Rachasin, Sakda Kaewbuadee "Suffering from acute kidney failure, Uncle Boonmee has chosen to spend his final days surrounded by his loved ones in the countryside. Surprisingly, the ghost of his deceased wife appears ...more

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carlos-vaca added My Reincarnation is a 2011 documentary film directed by Jennifer Fox. It is a drama between father and son, spanning two decades and three generations. The film addresses spirituality, cultural ...more

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DouglasFefferMacLoud added I've Lived Before John McIntire, Jerry Paris, Ann Harding I've Lived Before is a film directed by Richard Bartlett released on Sep 1956.

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Manam is listed (or ranked) 31 on the list The Best Reincarnation Movies
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Mithuice added Nenjam Marappathillai Nagesh, Manorama, M. N. Nambiar Nenjam Marappathillai is a 1963 Tamil film written and directed by C. V. Sridhar. The lead roles were played by Kalyan Kumar and Devika, M. N. Nambiar, S. V. Sahasranamam, Nagesh and Manorama ...more

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The Golden Boy, with Eddie Mur... is listed (or ranked) 33 on the list The Best Reincarnation Movies
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Shu Qi, Philip Kwok, Jesdaporn Pholdee The Eye 2 is a 2004 Hong Kong horror film directed by the Pang brothers. It is the sequel to The Eye, though the two storylines are not related in any way except for clairvoyance of the ...more

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Hiromi Kurosawa, Shun Oguri, Karina Nose Reincarnation is a 2005 Japanese horror film, directed by Takashi Shimizu, of a hopeful actress who wins a role in a film that takes her, the cast and the crew to a hotel where the present soon ...more