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Film The Best Movies With Angels in the Title  

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Since it's such a common word, it's not surprising there are many movies with angels in the name. This list ranks the best movies with angels in the title, regardless of what genre it is. Do you have a favorite movie with angels 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 angels 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 angels in the title includes movies like City of Angels, Angels & Demons, and Charlie's Angels. 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 angels in it.

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Angels with Dirty Faces is listed (or ranked) 1 on the list The Best Movies With Angels in the Title
Humphrey Bogart, James Cagney, Ann Sheridan Angels with Dirty Faces is a 1938 American gangster film directed by Michael Curtiz and starring James Cagney, Pat O'Brien, the Dead End Kids and Humphrey Bogart, along with Ann Sheridan and ...more

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Charlie's Angels is listed (or ranked) 2 on the list The Best Movies With Angels in the Title
Cameron Diaz, Drew Barrymore, Lucy Liu Charlie's Angels is a 2000 American action comedy film directed by McG, starring Cameron Diaz, Drew Barrymore and Lucy Liu as three women working for a private investigation agency. The film is ...more

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Angels in the Outfield is listed (or ranked) 3 on the list The Best Movies With Angels in the Title
Matthew McConaughey, Joseph Gordon-Levitt, Christopher Lloyd Angels in the Outfield is a 1994 remake of the 1951 film of the same name. The film stars Danny Glover, Tony Danza and Christopher Lloyd, and features several future stars, including Joseph ...more

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We're No Angels is listed (or ranked) 4 on the list The Best Movies With Angels in the Title
Demi Moore, Robert De Niro, Sean Penn We're No Angels is a 1989 comedy film directed by Neil Jordan. It stars Robert De Niro, Sean Penn, and Demi Moore. This was Jordan's last film to receive a PG-13 rating by the MPAA, until Ondine ...more

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Crimson Rivers II: Angels of t... is listed (or ranked) 5 on the list The Best Movies With Angels in the Title
Christopher Lee, Jean Reno, Mylène Jampanoï Crimson Rivers II: Angels of the Apocalypse, known as Les Rivières pourpres II: Les anges de l'apocalypse in the French release, is a 2004 thriller-action movie starring Jean Reno, Benoit ...more

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Hells Angels on Wheels is listed (or ranked) 6 on the list The Best Movies With Angels in the Title
Jack Nicholson, Jack Starrett, Adam Roarke Hells Angels on Wheels is a 1967 American biker film directed by Richard Rush, and starring Adam Roarke, Jack Nicholson, and Sabrina Scharf. The film tells the story of a gas-station attendant ...more

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Angels & Demons is listed (or ranked) 7 on the list The Best Movies With Angels in the Title
Tom Hanks, Ewan McGregor, Stellan Skarsgård Angels & Demons is a 2009 American thriller film directed by Ron Howard and based on Dan Brown's novel of the same name. It is the sequel to the 2006 film, The Da Vinci Code, also directed ...more

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City of Angels is listed (or ranked) 8 on the list The Best Movies With Angels in the Title
Nicolas Cage, Meg Ryan, Elisabeth Shue City of Angels is a 1998 American romantic fantasy drama film directed by Brad Silberling. The film stars Nicolas Cage and Meg Ryan. Set in Los Angeles, California, the film is a very loose ...more

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Evil Angels is listed (or ranked) 9 on the list The Best Movies With Angels in the Title
Meryl Streep, Sam Neill, Charles Dance Evil Angels, released as A Cry in the Dark outside of Australia and New Zealand, is a 1988 Australian film directed by Fred Schepisi. The screenplay by Schepisi and Robert Caswell is based on ...more

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Lost Angels is listed (or ranked) 10 on the list The Best Movies With Angels in the Title

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We're No Angels is listed (or ranked) 11 on the list The Best Movies With Angels in the Title
Humphrey Bogart, Peter Ustinov, Basil Rathbone We're No Angels is a 1955 Christmas comedy film starring an ensemble cast of Humphrey Bogart, Peter Ustinov, Aldo Ray, Joan Bennett, Basil Rathbone, and Leo G. Carroll. Shot in both VistaVision ...more

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Angels in America is listed (or ranked) 12 on the list The Best Movies With Angels in the Title
Mary-Louise Parker, Jeffrey Wright, Justin Kirk Angels in America is a 2003 HBO miniseries adapted from the play of the same name by Tony Kushner. Kushner adapted his original text for the screen, and Mike Nichols directed. Set in 1985, the ...more

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The Wild Angels is listed (or ranked) 13 on the list The Best Movies With Angels in the Title
Bruce Dern, Peter Fonda, Nancy Sinatra The Wild Angels is a 1966 Roger Corman film, made on location in Southern California. The Wild Angels was made three years before Easy Rider and was the first film to associate actor Peter Fonda ...more

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Cowboys & Angels is listed (or ranked) 14 on the list The Best Movies With Angels in the Title
Allen Leech, Sean Power, Frank Kelly Cowboys & Angels is an Irish film released on May 14, 2003, at the Cannes Film Market in France. Set in Limerick city, the movie stars Michael Legge as Shane and Allen Leech as Vincent, ...more

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Almost Angels is listed (or ranked) 15 on the list The Best Movies With Angels in the Title
Sean Scully, Vincent Winter, Denis Gilmore Almost Angels is a 1962 Walt Disney Productions film about a group of boys in the Vienna Boys' Choir. The film shows the choristers recruitment process, the rehearsals and the life in the ...more

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Angels Fall is listed (or ranked) 16 on the list The Best Movies With Angels in the Title
Heather Locklear, Johnathon Schaech, Gary Hudson Angels Fall is a 2007 American television film directed by Ralph Hemecker and starring Heather Locklear and Johnathon Schaech. Based on the Nora Roberts novel of the same name, the film is about ...more

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Blood Angels is listed (or ranked) 17 on the list The Best Movies With Angels in the Title
Lorenzo Lamas, Crystal Lowe, Shawn Roberts Thralls is a 2004 comedy horror film. The film stars Lorenzo Lamas, Leah Cairns, Siri Baruc, Crystal Lowe, Lisa Marie Caruk, Sonya Saolmaa, and Moneca Delain. It is directed by Ron Oliver, ...more

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Nam's Angels is listed (or ranked) 18 on the list The Best Movies With Angels in the Title
William Smith, Adam Roarke, Paul Koslo Nam's Angels is a 1970 action film, that was filmed in the Philippines. This film was directed by Jack Starrett. This film was originally released with the title The Losers.

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The Trouble with Angels is listed (or ranked) 19 on the list The Best Movies With Angels in the Title
Rosalind Russell, Hayley Mills, Mary Wickes The Trouble with Angels is a 1966 comedy film in Pathécolor about the adventures of two girls in an all-girls Catholic school run by nuns. The film was directed by Ida Lupino and stars ...more

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The Crow: City of Angels is listed (or ranked) 20 on the list The Best Movies With Angels in the Title
Iggy Pop, Mia Kirshner, Thomas Jane The Crow: City of Angels is a 1996 American supernatural action film directed by Tim Pope. It is a sequel to the 1994 cult film The Crow.

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Little Angels is listed (or ranked) 21 on the list The Best Movies With Angels in the Title

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Where Angels Go, Trouble Follo... is listed (or ranked) 22 on the list The Best Movies With Angels in the Title
Stella Stevens, Milton Berle, Susan Saint James Where Angels Go, Trouble Follows is a 1968 American comedy film directed by James Neilson and starring Rosalind Russell, Stella Stevens, and Binnie Barnes. Written by Blanche Hanalis, the film ...more

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The Palace of Angels is listed (or ranked) 23 on the list The Best Movies With Angels in the Title
Luc Merenda, Zózimo Bulbul, Norma Bengell The Palace of Angels is a 1970 Brazilian-French drama film directed by Walter Hugo Khouri. It was entered into the 1970 Cannes Film Festival.

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Angels of Iron is listed (or ranked) 24 on the list The Best Movies With Angels in the Title
Kurt Raab, Hanns Zischler, Katharina Thalbach Angels of Iron is a 1981 German crime film directed by Thomas Brasch. It was entered into the 1981 Cannes Film Festival, but did not win at Cannes. Director Thomas Brasch won the Bavarian Film ...more

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Mother Joan of the Angels is listed (or ranked) 25 on the list The Best Movies With Angels in the Title
Franciszek Pieczka, Lucyna Winnicka, Mieczyslaw Voit Mother Joan of the Angels is a 1961 drama film on demonic possession, directed by Jerzy Kawalerowicz, based on a novella of the same title by Jarosław Iwaszkiewicz. The film won the Special Jury ...more

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The Pink Angels is listed (or ranked) 26 on the list The Best Movies With Angels in the Title
Michael Pataki, Dan Haggerty, Bruce Kimball The Pink Angels is a 1972 comedy film written by Margaret McPherson and directed by Larry G. Brown.

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Naked Angels is listed (or ranked) 27 on the list The Best Movies With Angels in the Title
Michael Greene, Richard Rust, Jennifer Gan Naked Angels is a 1969 outlaw biker film, directed by Bruce D. Clark. Starring Michael Greene as Mother, Jennifer Gan as Marlene and Richard Rust as Fingers. Later documentary director Penelope ...more

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Raging Angels is listed (or ranked) 28 on the list The Best Movies With Angels in the Title
Shelley Winters, Monet Mazur, Diane Ladd Raging Angels is a 1995 film directed by Alan Smithee.

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Angels One Five is listed (or ranked) 29 on the list The Best Movies With Angels in the Title
Jack Hawkins, Dulcie Gray, John Gregson Angels One Five is a 1952 British film directed by George More O'Ferrall, and starring Jack Hawkins, Michael Denison, Dulcie Gray, John Gregson, Cyril Raymond and Veronica Hurst. Based on the ...more

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Nam Angels is listed (or ranked) 30 on the list The Best Movies With Angels in the Title
Vernon Wells, Brad Johnson, Rick Dean Nam Angels is a 1989 action adventure war film written by Dan Gagliasso and directed by Cirio H. Santiago.

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Angels with Angles is listed (or ranked) 31 on the list The Best Movies With Angels in the Title
Rodney Dangerfield, Adam West, Soupy Sales Angels with Angles is a 2005 comedy film written by Edmund Lane and Mark Pietri and directed by Edmund Lane.

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Papa's Angels is listed (or ranked) 32 on the list The Best Movies With Angels in the Title
Cynthia Nixon, Eva Marie Saint, Scott Bakula Papa's Angels is a 2000 drama and romance film written by Bill Cain and directed by Dwight H. Little.

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Street Angels is listed (or ranked) 33 on the list The Best Movies With Angels in the Title
Chingmy Yau, Valerie Chow, Simon Yam Street Angels is a 1996 Hong Kong film directed by Billy Tang Hin-Shing.

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Devil's Angels is listed (or ranked) 34 on the list The Best Movies With Angels in the Title
John Cassavetes, Leo Gordon, Buck Taylor Devil's Angels is a 1967 American biker movie written by Charles B. Griffith and directed by Daniel Haller. It stars John Cassavetes.

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When Angels Fall is listed (or ranked) 35 on the list The Best Movies With Angels in the Title
Roman Polanski, Andrzej Kostenko, Andrzej Kondratiuk When Angels Fall, or Gdy spadają anioły, is a short film written and directed by Roman Polański in 1959. The idea for the film was taken from a short story "Klozet Babcia", written by ...more

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Trouble With Angels is listed (or ranked) 36 on the list The Best Movies With Angels in the Title

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The Angels Wash Their Faces is listed (or ranked) 37 on the list The Best Movies With Angels in the Title
Ronald Reagan, Ann Sheridan, Eduardo Ciannelli The Angels Wash Their Faces is a 1939 Warner Bros. film starring Ronald Reagan and The Dead End Kids.

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Only Angels Have Wings is listed (or ranked) 38 on the list The Best Movies With Angels in the Title
Rita Hayworth, Cary Grant, Jean Arthur Only Angels Have Wings is a 1939 American drama film directed by Howard Hawks, and starring Cary Grant and Jean Arthur, based on a story written by Hawks. The film also marked the first major ...more

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Angels from Hell is listed (or ranked) 39 on the list The Best Movies With Angels in the Title
Jack Starrett, Lee Stanley, Tom Stern Angels from Hell is a 1968 Action film written by Jerome Wish and directed by Bruce Kessler.

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Where Angels Fear to Tread is listed (or ranked) 40 on the list The Best Movies With Angels in the Title
Helen Mirren, Helena Bonham Carter, Judy Davis Where Angels Fear to Tread is a 1991 British drama film directed by Charles Sturridge. The screenplay by Sturridge, Tim Sullivan, and Derek Granger is based on the 1905 novel of the same title ...more

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The Tarnished Angels is listed (or ranked) 41 on the list The Best Movies With Angels in the Title
Rock Hudson, Troy Donahue, Robert Stack The Tarnished Angels is a 1957 American drama film directed by Douglas Sirk. The screenplay by George Zuckerman is based on the 1935 novel Pylon by William Faulkner.

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Fallen Angels is listed (or ranked) 42 on the list The Best Movies With Angels in the Title
Takeshi Kaneshiro, Michelle Reis, Leon Lai Fallen Angels is a 1995 Hong Kong movie written and directed by Wong Kar-wai, starring Leon Lai, Takeshi Kaneshiro, Michelle Reis, Charlie Yeung, and Karen Mok. Fallen Angels can be seen as a ...more

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Angels in the Infield is listed (or ranked) 43 on the list The Best Movies With Angels in the Title
David Alan Grier, Patrick Warburton, Kurt Fuller Angels in the Infield is a 2000 Disney television film, Directed by Robert King. A follow on to the 1994 film Angels in the Outfield, and the 1997 film Angels in the Endzone, this motion picture ...more

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Angels in the Outfield is listed (or ranked) 44 on the list The Best Movies With Angels in the Title
Bing Crosby, Joe DiMaggio, Janet Leigh Angels in the Outfield is a 1951 American comedy film produced and directed by Clarence Brown and starring Paul Douglas and Janet Leigh. Based on a story by Richard Conlin, the film is about a ...more

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Hell's Angels is listed (or ranked) 45 on the list The Best Movies With Angels in the Title
Jean Harlow, Ben Lyon, James Hall Hell's Angels is a 1930 American war film, directed and produced by Howard Hughes and starring Ben Lyon, James Hall and Jean Harlow. The film, which was written by Harry Behn and Howard ...more

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Band of Angels is listed (or ranked) 46 on the list The Best Movies With Angels in the Title
Clark Gable, Sidney Poitier, Yvonne De Carlo Band of Angels is a 1957 romantic drama film set in the American South before and during the American Civil War, based on the novel of the same name by Robert Penn Warren. It starred Clark ...more

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Angels in the Endzone is listed (or ranked) 47 on the list The Best Movies With Angels in the Title
Christopher Lloyd, Matthew Lawrence, David Gallagher Angels in the Endzone is a 1997 American film directed by Gary Nadeau and starring Christopher Lloyd. The film is about a high school football team that lacks skill.

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Angels Revenge is listed (or ranked) 48 on the list The Best Movies With Angels in the Title
Jack Palance, Jim Backus, Peter Lawford Angels Revenge is a 1979 American film directed by Greydon Clark and distributed by Arista Films. It is also known as Angels' Brigade and Seven from Heaven. Angels Revenge has major roles for ...more

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The Exterminating Angels is listed (or ranked) 49 on the list The Best Movies With Angels in the Title
François Négret, Frédéric van den Driessche, Marie Allan Les Anges Exterminateurs is a 2006 French film directed by Jean-Claude Brisseau. It was screened at the Cannes Film Festival on 20 May 2006 and had a limited release in the United States on 7 ...more

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48 Angels is listed (or ranked) 50 on the list The Best Movies With Angels in the Title
Shane Brolly, Seán McGinley, Tom Murphy 48 Angels is a 2007 film directed by Marion Comer.