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Since it's such a common word, it's not surprising there are many movies with American in the name. This list ranks the best movies with American in the title, regardless of what genre it is. Do you have a favorite movie with American 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 American 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 American in the title includes movies like American Beauty, American Pie, and American Graffiti. 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 American in it.

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American Beauty is listed (or ranked) 1 on the list The Best Movies With American in the Title
American Beauty Kevin Spacey, Annette Bening, Mena Suvari American Beauty is a 1999 American drama film, directed by Sam Mendes and written by Alan Ball. Kevin Spacey stars as Lester Burnham, an office worker who has a midlife crisis when he becomes ...more

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An American Tail is listed (or ranked) 2 on the list The Best Movies With American in the Title
An American Tail Christopher Plummer, Madeline Kahn, Dom DeLuise An American Tail is a 1986 American animated musical adventure film directed by Don Bluth and produced by Sullivan Bluth Studios and Amblin Entertainment. The film tells the story of Fievel ...more

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An American Werewolf in London is listed (or ranked) 3 on the list The Best Movies With American in the Title
An American Werewolf in London Jenny Agutter, Frank Oz, Rik Mayall An American Werewolf in London is a 1981 horror comedy film written and directed by John Landis, and starring David Naughton, Jenny Agutter, and Griffin Dunne. The film starts with two young ...more

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The American President is listed (or ranked) 4 on the list The Best Movies With American in the Title
The American President Annette Bening, Michael J. Fox, Michael Douglas The American President is a 1995 American romantic comedy-drama film directed by Rob Reiner and written by Aaron Sorkin. The film stars Michael Douglas, Annette Bening, Martin Sheen, Michael J. ...more

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American History X is listed (or ranked) 5 on the list The Best Movies With American in the Title
American History X Edward Norton, Edward Furlong, Beverly DAngelo American History X is a 1998 American crime drama film directed by Tony Kaye and written by David McKenna. It stars Edward Norton and Edward Furlong, and co-stars Fairuza Balk, Stacy Keach, ...more

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An American in Paris is listed (or ranked) 6 on the list The Best Movies With American in the Title
An American in Paris Gene Kelly, Leslie Caron, Nina Foch An American in Paris is a 1951 American musical film inspired by the 1928 orchestral composition by George Gershwin. Starring Gene Kelly, Leslie Caron, Oscar Levant, Georges Guétary, and ...more

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American Hustle is listed (or ranked) 7 on the list The Best Movies With American in the Title
American Hustle Jennifer Lawrence, Amy Adams, Robert De Niro American Hustle is a 2013 American crime comedy-drama film directed by David O. Russell. It was written by Eric Warren Singer and Russell, inspired by the FBI ABSCAM operation of the late 1970s ...more

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American Graffiti is listed (or ranked) 8 on the list The Best Movies With American in the Title
American Graffiti Harrison Ford, Ron Howard, Suzanne Somers American Graffiti is a 1973 American coming of age comedy-drama film directed and co-written by George Lucas starring Richard Dreyfuss, Ron Howard, Paul Le Mat, Harrison Ford, Charles Martin ...more

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American Psycho is listed (or ranked) 9 on the list The Best Movies With American in the Title
American Psycho Reese Witherspoon, Christian Bale, Willem Dafoe American Psycho is a 2000 American psychological thriller comedy film co-written and directed by Mary Harron, based on Bret Easton Ellis's 1991 novel of the same name. It stars Christian Bale, ...more

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American Gigolo is listed (or ranked) 10 on the list The Best Movies With American in the Title
American Gigolo Richard Gere, Lauren Hutton, Bill Duke American Gigolo is a 1980 American crime drama film starring Richard Gere, written and directed by Paul Schrader. Schrader considers it one of four similar films, which he calls "double ...more

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American Gangster is listed (or ranked) 11 on the list The Best Movies With American in the Title
American Gangster Denzel Washington, Russell Crowe, Idris Elba American Gangster is a 2007 American biographical crime film directed and produced by Ridley Scott and written by Steven Zaillian. The film is based on the criminal career of Frank Lucas, a ...more

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An American Tail: Fievel Goes ... is listed (or ranked) 12 on the list The Best Movies With American in the Title
An American Tail: Fievel Goes West James Stewart, John Cleese, Jon Lovitz An American Tail: Fievel Goes West is a 1991 American animated western film produced by Steven Spielberg's Amblimation animation studio and released by Universal Pictures. It is the sequel to An ...more

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An American Werewolf in Paris is listed (or ranked) 13 on the list The Best Movies With American in the Title
An American Werewolf in Paris Julie Bowen, Julie Delpy, Tom Everett Scott An American Werewolf in Paris is a 1997 comedy-horror film directed by Anthony Waller and starring Tom Everett Scott and Julie Delpy. The film was in development for 6 years and follows the ...more

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The American is listed (or ranked) 14 on the list The Best Movies With American in the Title
The American George Clooney, Violante Placido, Isabelle Adriani The American is a 2010 suspense thriller film written by Rowan Joffe and directed by Anton Corbijn.

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The Last American Virgin is listed (or ranked) 15 on the list The Best Movies With American in the Title
The Last American Virgin Diane Franklin, Steve Antin, Louisa Moritz The Last American Virgin is a 1982 American coming-of-age film, a remake of the Israeli film Eskimo Limon. After the success of the original and several sequels, writer/director Boaz Davidson ...more

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The Last American Hero is listed (or ranked) 16 on the list The Best Movies With American in the Title
The Last American Hero Jeff Bridges, Gary Busey, Ned Beatty The Last American Hero is a 1973 sports drama film based on the true story of American NASCAR driver Junior Johnson. Directed by Lamont Johnson, it stars Jeff Bridges as Junior Jackson, the ...more

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Divorce American Style is listed (or ranked) 17 on the list The Best Movies With American in the Title
Divorce American Style Debbie Reynolds, Dick Van Dyke, Jean Simmons Divorce American Style is a 1967 American satirical comedy film directed by Bud Yorkin and starring Dick Van Dyke, Debbie Reynolds, Jean Simmons, Jason Robards and Van Johnson. Norman Lear ...more

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American Gothic is listed (or ranked) 18 on the list The Best Movies With American in the Title
American Gothic Rod Steiger, Yvonne De Carlo, Michael J. Pollard American Gothic is a 1988 horror film written by Burt Wetanson and Michael Vines and directed by John Hough. It stars Rod Steiger, Yvonne DeCarlo and Michael J. Pollard.

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American Sniper is listed (or ranked) 19 on the list The Best Movies With American in the Title
American Sniper Bradley Cooper, Sienna Miller, Jonathan Groff American Sniper is a 2014 American biographical war drama film directed by Clint Eastwood and written by Jason Hall. It is based on the book American Sniper: The Autobiography of the Most Lethal ...more

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American Reunion is listed (or ranked) 20 on the list The Best Movies With American in the Title
American Reunion Alyson Hannigan, Neil Patrick Harris, Tara Reid American Reunion is a 2012 ensemble comedy film written and directed by Jon Hurwitz and Hayden Schlossberg. It is the fourth installment in the American Pie theatrical series and eighth ...more

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American Pie is listed (or ranked) 21 on the list The Best Movies With American in the Title
American Pie Alyson Hannigan, Tara Reid, Shannon Elizabeth American Pie is a 1999 teen sex comedy film written by Adam Herz and directed by brothers Paul and Chris Weitz, in their directorial film debut. It is the first film in the American Pie ...more

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American Pie 2 is listed (or ranked) 22 on the list The Best Movies With American in the Title
American Pie 2 Alyson Hannigan, Tara Reid, Shannon Elizabeth American Pie 2 is a 2001 American comedy film and the sequel to the 1999 film American Pie and the second film in the American Pie film series. It was written by Adam Herz and directed by James ...more

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American Pie Presents: The Boo... is listed (or ranked) 23 on the list The Best Movies With American in the Title
American Pie Presents: The Book of Love Dustin Diamond, Patricia Arquette, Beth Behrs American Pie Presents: The Book of Love is a 2009 teen comedy released directly to DVD. It is the fourth and final installment in the American Pie Presents series and seventh installment in the ...more

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American Ninja 4: The Annihila... is listed (or ranked) 24 on the list The Best Movies With American in the Title
American Ninja 4: The Annihilation Michael Dudikoff, David Bradley, James Booth American Ninja 4: The Annihilation is a 1990 action/martial arts film starring Michael Dudikoff, David Bradley, and James Booth. It was the fourth film in the American Ninja series and was ...more

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American Ninja is listed (or ranked) 25 on the list The Best Movies With American in the Title
American Ninja Michael Dudikoff, Tadashi Yamashita, Steve James American Ninja is a 1985 ninja action film produced by Menahem Golan and Yoram Globus's Cannon Films. Directed by Sam Firstenberg, who specialized in this genre in the 1980s, the film stars ...more

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American Movie is listed (or ranked) 26 on the list The Best Movies With American in the Title
American Movie American Movie is a 1999 documentary directed by Chris Smith. The film chronicles the real 1996-1997 making of Coven, an independent horror film directed by an independent filmmaker named Mark ...more

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Kit Kittredge: An American Gir... is listed (or ranked) 27 on the list The Best Movies With American in the Title
Kit Kittredge: An American Girl Stanley Tucci, Jane Krakowski, Abigail Breslin Kit Kittredge: An American Girl is a 2008 American comedy-drama film directed by Patricia Rozema. The screenplay by Ann Peacock focuses on the American Girl character Kit Kittredge, who lives in ...more

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Knute Rockne, All American is listed (or ranked) 28 on the list The Best Movies With American in the Title
Knute Rockne, All American Ronald Reagan, Brian Keith, George Reeves Knute Rockne, All American is a 1940 biographical film which tells the story of Knute Rockne, Notre Dame football coach. It stars Pat O'Brien portraying the role of Rockne and Ronald Reagan as ...more

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The Quiet American is listed (or ranked) 29 on the list The Best Movies With American in the Title
The Quiet American Brendan Fraser, Michael Caine, Rade Šerbedžija The Quiet American is a 2002 film adaptation of Graham Greene's bestselling novel of the same name. It was directed by Phillip Noyce and starred Michael Caine, Brendan Fraser, and Do Thi Hai ...more

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American Splendor is listed (or ranked) 30 on the list The Best Movies With American in the Title
American Splendor Paul Giamatti, Josh Hutchersonm, Molly Shannon American Splendor is a 2003 American biographical comedy-drama film about Harvey Pekar, the author of the American Splendor comic book series. The film is also in part an adaptation of the ...more

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American Girl is listed (or ranked) 31 on the list The Best Movies With American in the Title
American Girl Alicia Witt, Jena Malone, Brad Renfro American Girl is a 2002 American film directed by Jordan Brady, starring Jena Malone, Michelle Forbes, Brad Renfro, Alicia Witt, and Erik von Detten. The film premiered on October 16, 2002 at ...more

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American Pop is listed (or ranked) 32 on the list The Best Movies With American in the Title
American Pop Vincent Schiavelli, Lee Ving, Lynda Wiesmeier American Pop is a 1981 American animated musical drama film starring Ron Thompson and produced and directed by Ralph Bakshi. It was the fourth animated feature film to be presented in Dolby ...more

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American Pie Presents: The Nak... is listed (or ranked) 33 on the list The Best Movies With American in the Title
American Pie Presents: The Naked Mile Eugene Levy, Jessy Schram, Christopher McDonald American Pie Presents: The Naked Mile is a 2006 American teen comedy film released by Universal Pictures. It is the second installment in the American Pie Presents series and fifth installment ...more

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American Outlaws is listed (or ranked) 34 on the list The Best Movies With American in the Title
American Outlaws Colin Farrell, Ali Larter, Kathy Bates American Outlaws is a 2001 Western film directed by Les Mayfield and starring Colin Farrell, Scott Caan, and Ali Larter.

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American Ninja 2: The Confront... is listed (or ranked) 35 on the list The Best Movies With American in the Title
American Ninja 2: The Confrontation Michael Dudikoff, Gary Conway, Steve James American Ninja 2: The Confrontation is a 1987 action/adventure sequel starring Michael Dudikoff, Steve James, Jeff Weston, Gary Conway, Michelle Botes and Larry Poindexter. It was directed by ...more

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The American Astronaut is listed (or ranked) 36 on the list The Best Movies With American in the Title
The American Astronaut James Ransone, Annie Golden, Tom Aldredge The American Astronaut is a 2001 space-western/musical, directed by and starring Cory McAbee. The film was released on DVD in Spring of 2005. The band Billy Nayer Show, helmed by McAbee, wrote ...more

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Wet Hot American Summer is listed (or ranked) 37 on the list The Best Movies With American in the Title
Wet Hot American Summer Bradley Cooper, Elizabeth Banks, Amy Poehler Wet Hot American Summer is a 2001 satirical comedy film directed by David Wain from a screenplay written by David Wain and Michael Showalter, starring Janeane Garofalo, David Hyde Pierce, ...more

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American Pie Presents: Band Ca... is listed (or ranked) 38 on the list The Best Movies With American in the Title
American Pie Presents: Band Camp Ginger Lynn, Arielle Kebbel, Jennifer Walcott American Pie Presents: Band Camp is a 2005 direct-to-DVD comedy film. It is the first installment in the American Pie Presents series and fourth installment in the American Pie franchise ...more

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My All American is listed (or ranked) 39 on the list The Best Movies With American in the Title
My All American Sarah Bolger, Robin Tunney, Aaron Eckhart

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American Ultra is listed (or ranked) 40 on the list The Best Movies With American in the Title
American Ultra Kristen Stewart, Connie Britton, Topher Grace American Ultra is an upcoming action comedy film directed by Nima Nourizadeh and written by Max Landis. The film stars Jesse Eisenberg, Kristen Stewart, Connie Britton, Topher Grace, John ...more

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American Crude is listed (or ranked) 41 on the list The Best Movies With American in the Title
American Crude Rob Schneider, Jennifer Esposito, Michael Clarke Duncan American Crude is a 2008 comedy film directed by Craig Sheffer.

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An American Reunion is listed (or ranked) 42 on the list The Best Movies With American in the Title
An American Reunion Corbin Timbrook, Rochelle Swanson, Jodi Knotts The reality of life slams into the proverbial wall when a group of necessitous best friends and ex-lovers are reunited at a milestone reunion, igniting an already passionate and combustible

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An American Tragedy is listed (or ranked) 43 on the list The Best Movies With American in the Title
An American Tragedy Sylvia Sidney, Frances Dee, Charles Middleton An American Tragedy is a 1931 sound film drama produced and distributed by Paramount Pictures and directed by Josef von Sternberg. The film is based on Theodore Dreiser's 1925 novel An American ...more

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An American Affair is listed (or ranked) 44 on the list The Best Movies With American in the Title
An American Affair Gretchen Mol, Mark Pellegrino, Noah Wyle An American Affair is an independent film starring Gretchen Mol, James Rebhorn, Noah Wyle, Perrey Reeves, Mark Pellegrino, and Cameron Bright, which was released theatrically by Screen Media ...more

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Glorifying the American Girl is listed (or ranked) 45 on the list The Best Movies With American in the Title
Glorifying the American Girl Irving Berlin, Johnny Weissmuller, Eddie Cantor Glorifying the American Girl is a 1929 musical comedy film produced by Florenz Ziegfeld that highlights Ziegfeld Follies performers. The last third of the film is basically a Follies production, ...more

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An American Haunting is listed (or ranked) 46 on the list The Best Movies With American in the Title
An American Haunting Donald Sutherland, Sissy Spacek, Rachel Hurd-Wood An American Haunting is a 2005 horror film written and directed by Courtney Solomon. It stars Donald Sutherland, Sissy Spacek, James D'Arcy, and Rachel Hurd-Wood. The film was previewed at the ...more

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American Me is listed (or ranked) 47 on the list The Best Movies With American in the Title
American Me Edward James Olmos, William Forsythe, Cary-Hiroyuki Tagawa American Me is a 1992 biographical crime drama film produced and directed by Edward James Olmos, his first film as a director, and written by Floyd Mutrux and Desmond Nakano. Olmos also stars as ...more

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American Flyers is listed (or ranked) 48 on the list The Best Movies With American in the Title
American Flyers Kevin Costner, Jennifer Grey, Alexandra Paul American Flyers is a 1985 film starring Kevin Costner, David Marshall Grant, Rae Dawn Chong, Alexandra Paul and Janice Rule about bicycle racing. It was directed by John Badham and written by ...more

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American Anthem is listed (or ranked) 49 on the list The Best Movies With American in the Title
American Anthem Michelle Phillips, Janet Jones, Mitch Gaylord American Anthem is a 1986 American Sports drama film produced by Lorimar Motion Pictures and released in North America by Columbia Pictures. It was directed by Albert Magnoli, and starred Mitch ...more

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American Violet is listed (or ranked) 50 on the list The Best Movies With American in the Title
American Violet Nicole Beharie, Alfre Woodard, Xzibit American Violet is a 2008 film directed by Tim Disney.