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Since it's such a common word, it's not surprising there are many movies with back in the name. This list ranks the best movies with back in the title, regardless of what genre it is. Do you have a favorite movie with back 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 back 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 back in the title includes movies like Back to the Future, Star Wars Episode V: The Empire Strikes Back, and Jay and Silent Bob Strike Back. 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 back in it.

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Back to the Future is listed (or ranked) 1 on the list The Best Movies With Back in the Title
Back to the Future Michael J. Fox, Christopher Lloyd, Lea Thompson Back to the Future is a 1985 American comic science fiction film. It was directed by Robert Zemeckis, written by Zemeckis and Bob Gale, produced by Steven Spielberg, and stars Michael J. Fox, ...more

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Back to the Future Part II is listed (or ranked) 2 on the list The Best Movies With Back in the Title
Back to the Future Part II Clint Eastwood, Michael J. Fox, Elisabeth Shue Back to the Future Part II is a 1989 American comic science fiction film and the second installment of the Back to the Future trilogy. It was directed by Robert Zemeckis, who directed all three ...more

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Back to the Future Part III is listed (or ranked) 3 on the list The Best Movies With Back in the Title
Back to the Future Part III Michael J. Fox, Elisabeth Shue, Christopher Lloyd Back to the Future Part III is a 1990 American science fiction Western film. It is the third and final installment of the Back to the Future trilogy. The film was directed by Robert Zemeckis and ...more

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Star Wars Episode V: The Empir... is listed (or ranked) 4 on the list The Best Movies With Back in the Title
Star Wars Episode V: The Empire Strikes Back Harrison Ford, Carrie Fisher, Mark Hamill The Empire Strikes Back is a 1980 American epic space opera film directed by Irvin Kershner. Leigh Brackett and Lawrence Kasdan wrote the screenplay, with George Lucas writing the film's story ...more

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Looney Tunes: Back in Action is listed (or ranked) 5 on the list The Best Movies With Back in the Title
Looney Tunes: Back in Action Michael Jordan, Steve Martin, Heather Locklear Looney Tunes: Back in Action is a 2003 American live action/animated adventure comedy film directed by Joe Dante, written by Larry Doyle, and starring Brendan Fraser, Jenna Elfman, Timothy ...more

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Ginger Snaps Back is listed (or ranked) 6 on the list The Best Movies With Back in the Title
Ginger Snaps Back Katharine Isabelle, Hugh Dillon, Emily Perkins Ginger Snaps Back: The Beginning is a 2004 Canadian horror film and a prequel to Ginger Snaps and Ginger Snaps II: Unleashed. The third entry in the Ginger Snaps trilogy takes place in 19th ...more

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Spinal Tap: Back from the Dead is listed (or ranked) 7 on the list The Best Movies With Back in the Title
Spinal Tap: Back from the Dead Christopher Guest, Harry Shearer, Michael McKean Spinal Tap: Back from the Dead is a 2009 comedy film.

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Foo Fighters: Back and Forth is listed (or ranked) 8 on the list The Best Movies With Back in the Title
Foo Fighters: Back and Forth "The film takes us on the 16 year journey of the Foo Fighters, from Dave Grohl and Pat Smear’s surviving the aftermath of Nirvana to Dave, Pat, Nate Mendel, Taylor Hawkins and Chris ...more

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To Hell and Back is listed (or ranked) 9 on the list The Best Movies With Back in the Title
To Hell and Back Audie Murphy, Denver Pyle, David Janssen To Hell and Back is a CinemaScope war film released in 1955. It was directed by Jesse Hibbs and starred Audie Murphy as himself. It is based on the 1949 autobiography of the same name and is an ...more

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Police Academy 3: Back in Trai... is listed (or ranked) 10 on the list The Best Movies With Back in the Title
Police Academy 3: Back in Training Steve Guttenberg, Bubba Smith, Bobcat Goldthwait Police Academy 3: Back in Training is a 1986 comedy film directed by Jerry Paris. It is the third film and the second of the six sequels of the Police Academy film series. Despite receiving ...more

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Easy Rider: The Ride Back is listed (or ranked) 11 on the list The Best Movies With Back in the Title
Easy Rider: The Ride Back Jack Nicholson, Dennis Hopper, Bridget Fonda Easy Rider is a 1969 American road movie written by Peter Fonda, Dennis Hopper, and Terry Southern, produced by Fonda and directed by Hopper. It tells the story of two bikers who travel through ...more

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Lover Come Back is listed (or ranked) 12 on the list The Best Movies With Back in the Title
Lover Come Back Doris Day, Rock Hudson, Ann B. Davis Lover Come Back is a 1961 Eastmancolor romantic comedy released by Universal Pictures and directed by Delbert Mann. The film stars Doris Day and Rock Hudson in their second film together. The ...more

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The Small Back Room is listed (or ranked) 13 on the list The Best Movies With Back in the Title
The Small Back Room Sid James, Michael Gough, Jack Hawkins The Small Back Room is a film by the British producer-writer-director team of Michael Powell and Emeric Pressburger starring David Farrar and Kathleen Byron and featuring Jack Hawkins and Cyril ...more

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Easy Rider: The Ride Back is listed (or ranked) 14 on the list The Best Movies With Back in the Title
Easy Rider: The Ride Back Michelle Borth, Lauralee Bell, Rance Howard Easy Rider: The Ride Back is a 2013 adventure drama film written by Dustin Rikert and Phil Pitzer and directed by Dustin Rikert.

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When a Stranger Calls Back is listed (or ranked) 15 on the list The Best Movies With Back in the Title
When a Stranger Calls Back Carol Kane, Charles Durning, Jill Schoelen When a Stranger Calls Back is a 1993 made-for-television psychological horror film directed by Fred Walton. It is the sequel to the 1979 classic When a Stranger Calls.

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Back to the Beach is listed (or ranked) 16 on the list The Best Movies With Back in the Title
Back to the Beach O. J. Simpson, Stevie Ray Vaughan, Lori Loughlin Back to the Beach is a 1987 comedy film starring Frankie Avalon and Annette Funicello, directed by Lyndall Hobbs. The original music score is composed by Steve Dorff. The film generated a total ...more

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Johnny Kapahala: Back on Board is listed (or ranked) 17 on the list The Best Movies With Back in the Title
Johnny Kapahala: Back on Board Nick Jonas, Young Jeezy, Jake T. Austin Johnny Kapahala: Back on Board is a Disney Channel Original Movie and is the sequel to the 1999 film Johnny Tsunami. The movie premiered on Disney Channel on June 8, 2007. 1.3 million viewers ...more

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Major League: Back to the Mino... is listed (or ranked) 18 on the list The Best Movies With Back in the Title
Major League: Back to the Minors Dennis Haysbert, Walton Goggins, Scott Bakula Major League: Back to the Minors is a 1998 film, distributed by Warner Bros., directed and written by John Warren, with David S. Ward taking the co-writer duties. It is the third film in the ...more

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Pompeii: Back from the Dead is listed (or ranked) 19 on the list The Best Movies With Back in the Title

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God of Gamblers III: Back to S... is listed (or ranked) 20 on the list The Best Movies With Back in the Title
God of Gamblers III: Back to Shanghai Gong Li, Stephen Chow, Wong Jing God of Gamblers III: Back to Shanghai is a 1991 Hong Kong comedy film, a sequel to the film but prequel chronologically to God of Gamblers II. The film is directed by Wong Jing, and stars ...more

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Dhoom 3: Back in Action is listed (or ranked) 21 on the list The Best Movies With Back in the Title
Dhoom 3: Back in Action Katrina Kaif, Abhishek Bachchan, Aamir Khan Dhoom: 3 is a 2013 Indian action film, written and directed by Vijay Krishna Acharya and produced by Aditya Chopra. The third installment of the Dhoom series, it features Aamir Khan as the ...more

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Back to Life is listed (or ranked) 22 on the list The Best Movies With Back in the Title
Back to Life Desi del Valle, Lydia Bell, Susan Papa "In this short from directors Desi Del Valle and Hollie Lemarr, a vulnerable woman grieves the death of her girlfriend after sleeping with her married best friend." Quoting the program ...more

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Back Roads is listed (or ranked) 23 on the list The Best Movies With Back in the Title
Back Roads Sally Field, Tommy Lee Jones, Nell Carter Back Roads is a 1981 American romantic comedy film starring Sally Field and Tommy Lee Jones. It is directed by Martin Ritt. It got middling reviews and grossed $11 million at the box office.

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Jay and Silent Bob Strike Back is listed (or ranked) 24 on the list The Best Movies With Back in the Title
Jay and Silent Bob Strike Back Ben Affleck, Matt Damon, Eliza Dushku Jay and Silent Bob Strike Back is a 2001 American comedy film directed, written by, and starring Kevin Smith as Silent Bob, the fifth to be set in his View Askewniverse, a growing collection of ...more

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Barbershop 2: Back in Business is listed (or ranked) 25 on the list The Best Movies With Back in the Title
Barbershop 2: Back in Business Queen Latifah, Ice Cube, Eve Barbershop 2: Back in Business is a 2004 American comedy-drama film directed by Kevin Rodney Sullivan and released by Metro-Goldwyn-Mayer on February 6, 2004. A sequel to 2002's Barbershop, also ...more

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How Stella Got Her Groove Back is listed (or ranked) 26 on the list The Best Movies With Back in the Title
How Stella Got Her Groove Back Whoopi Goldberg, Angela Bassett, Danny Glover How Stella Got Her Groove Back is a 1998 romantic comedy film directed by Kevin Rodney Sullivan, adapted from Terry McMillan's bestselling novel of the same title. The film stars Angela Bassett, ...more

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Sister Act 2: Back in the Habi... is listed (or ranked) 27 on the list The Best Movies With Back in the Title
Sister Act 2: Back in the Habit Jennifer Love Hewitt, Lauryn Hill, Maggie Smith Sister Act 2: Back in the Habit is a 1993 American comedy film loosely based on the life of Crenshaw High School choir instructor Iris Stevenson, and starring Whoopi Goldberg. Directed by Bill ...more

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Leprechaun: Back 2 tha Hood is listed (or ranked) 28 on the list The Best Movies With Back in the Title
Leprechaun: Back 2 tha Hood Warwick Davis, Laz Alonso, Keesha Sharp Leprechaun: Back 2 tha Hood is a 2003 American direct-to-video comedy horror film written and directed by Steven Ayromlooi. It is the sixth installment of the Leprechaun series, and as of 2015, ...more

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My Boyfriend's Back is listed (or ranked) 29 on the list The Best Movies With Back in the Title
My Boyfriend's Back Matthew McConaughey, Renée Zellweger, Philip Seymour Hoffman My Boyfriend's Back is a 1993 American romantic black comedy film directed by Bob Balaban which tells the story of Johnny Dingle, a teenage boy who returns from the dead as a zombie to meet ...more

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Back in the Day is listed (or ranked) 30 on the list The Best Movies With Back in the Title
Back in the Day Tia Carrere, Pam Grier, Tatyana Ali Back in the Day is a 2005 Crime drama starring Ja Rule and Ving Rhames and directed by James Hunter. The film was introduced on May 15, 2004 at the Cannes Film Festival and was released a year ...more

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Look Back in Anger is listed (or ranked) 31 on the list The Best Movies With Back in the Title
Look Back in Anger Richard Burton, Donald Pleasence, Claire Bloom Look Back in Anger is a 1959 British film starring Richard Burton, Claire Bloom and Mary Ure and directed by Tony Richardson. It is based on John Osborne's play of the same name about a love ...more

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Won’t Back Down is listed (or ranked) 32 on the list The Best Movies With Back in the Title
Won’t Back Down Maggie Gyllenhaal, Holly Hunter, Viola Davis Won't Back Down is a drama film directed by Daniel Barnz starring Maggie Gyllenhaal, Viola Davis and Holly Hunter. It was released on September 28, 2012.

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Sometimes They Come Back is listed (or ranked) 33 on the list The Best Movies With Back in the Title
Sometimes They Come Back Tim Matheson, Brooke Adams, Michael Gross Sometimes They Come Back is a 1991 made-for-TV horror film based on the short story by the same title by Stephen King. The short story itself was planned to be part of the stories featured in ...more

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Dont Look Back is listed (or ranked) 34 on the list The Best Movies With Back in the Title
Dont Look Back Dont Look Back [sic] is a 1967 American documentary film by D. A. Pennebaker that covers Bob Dylan's 1965 concert tour in the United Kingdom. In 1998 the film was selected for preservation in ...more

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Never Back Down 2: The Beatdow... is listed (or ranked) 35 on the list The Best Movies With Back in the Title
Never Back Down 2: The Beatdown Michael Jai White, Lyoto Machida, Evan Peters Never Back Down 2: The Beatdown is a 2011 American martial arts film starring Evan Peters, Michael Jai White, Dean Geyer, Alex Meraz, Todd Duffee, Scott Epstein and Jillian Murray. It is a ...more

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Air Bud: Spikes Back is listed (or ranked) 36 on the list The Best Movies With Back in the Title
Air Bud: Spikes Back Gabrielle Reece, Edie McClurg, Cynthia Stevenson Air Bud: Spikes Back is the fifth and final film in the original Air Bud series. The film series itself was followed by a spin-off series: the Air Buddies franchise. It was released on June 24, ...more

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Tremors 3: Back to Perfection is listed (or ranked) 37 on the list The Best Movies With Back in the Title
Tremors 3: Back to Perfection Ariana Richards, Michael Gross, Barry Livingston Tremors 3: Back to Perfection is a 2001 direct-to-video western monster film directed by Brent Maddock, and is the third installment in the Tremors series featuring the subterranean ...more

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Don't Look Back is listed (or ranked) 38 on the list The Best Movies With Back in the Title
Don't Look Back Billy Bob Thornton, Eric Stoltz, Dwight Yoakam Don't Look Back is a made-for-HBO action movie/thriller directed by Geoff Murphy starring Eric Stoltz, John Corbett, Josh Hamilton and Billy Bob Thornton. It's the story of Jesse Parish, a ...more

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Never Back Down is listed (or ranked) 39 on the list The Best Movies With Back in the Title
Never Back Down Amber Heard, Djimon Hounsou, Evan Peters Never Back Down is a 2008 martial arts film starring Sean Faris, Amber Heard, Cam Gigandet, and Djimon Hounsou. It was theatrically released on March 14, 2008. The film's tagline is "Win or ...more

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No Looking Back is listed (or ranked) 40 on the list The Best Movies With Back in the Title
No Looking Back Jon Bon Jovi, Connie Britton, Jennifer Esposito No Looking Back is a 1998 American drama-genre film directed, written, produced by, and starring Edward Burns. The film centers on the relationship of Charlie and Claudia. The film had a limited ...more

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Hell & Back is listed (or ranked) 41 on the list The Best Movies With Back in the Title
Hell & Back Mila Kunis, Susan Sarandon, Jennifer Coolidge Hell & Back is an upcoming American stop-motion animated comedy film produced by ShadowMachine and is currently in post-production. It stars the voices of Mila Kunis, Danny McBride, Bob ...more

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No Way Back is listed (or ranked) 42 on the list The Best Movies With Back in the Title
No Way Back Russell Crowe, Kelly Hu, Helen Slater No Way Back is a 1995 American action thriller film directed by Frank Cappello and starring Russell Crowe and Helen Slater.

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Back to Hannibal: The Return o... is listed (or ranked) 43 on the list The Best Movies With Back in the Title
Back to Hannibal: The Return of Tom Sawyer and Huckleberry Finn Ned Beatty, Paul Winfield, William Windom Back to Hannibal: The Return of Tom Sawyer and Huckleberry Finn is a 1990 television movie in which Tom Sawyer and Huck Finn save their friend Jim from a charge of murder.

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Fighting Back is listed (or ranked) 44 on the list The Best Movies With Back in the Title
Fighting Back Patti LuPone, Yaphet Kotto, Tom Skerritt Fighting Back is a 1982 vigilante film written by Thomas Hedley Jr and David Zelag Goodman. The film was directed by Lewis Teague and takes place on the streets of Philadelphia starring Tom ...more

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Kill Them All and Come Back Al... is listed (or ranked) 45 on the list The Best Movies With Back in the Title
Kill Them All and Come Back Alone Chuck Connors, Frank Wolff, Franco Citti Go Kill Everybody and Come Back Alone is a 1968 Italian motion picture directed by Enzo G. Castellari. The movie is a spaghetti western and was written by Castellari and Tito Carpi. It stars ...more

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Way Back Home is listed (or ranked) 46 on the list The Best Movies With Back in the Title
Way Back Home Julia Montes, Kathryn Bernardo, Sam Concepcion Way Back Home is a 2011 Filipino family drama film. The film was released by Star Cinema and premiered on August 17, 2011. The film follows the story of two sisters, Ana Bartolome and Jessica ...more

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Jack's Back is listed (or ranked) 47 on the list The Best Movies With Back in the Title
Jack's Back James Spader, Cynthia Gibb, Robert Picardo Jack’s Back is a 1988 horror film directed and written by Rowdy Herrington and starring James Spader and Cynthia Gibb.

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Back in Business is listed (or ranked) 48 on the list The Best Movies With Back in the Title
Back in Business Martin Kemp, Chris Barrie Back in Business is a 2007 comedy film, starring Martin Kemp, Chris Barrie and Dennis Waterman.

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Hell and Back Again is listed (or ranked) 49 on the list The Best Movies With Back in the Title
Hell and Back Again Hell and Back Again is a 2010 documentary film directed by Danfung Dennis. "In 2009, U.S. Marines launched a major helicopter assault on a Taliban stronghold in southern Afghanistan. ...more

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Don't Look Back is listed (or ranked) 50 on the list The Best Movies With Back in the Title
Don't Look Back Monica Bellucci, Sophie Marceau, Didier Flamand Don't Look Back is a 2009 French thriller film directed by Marina de Van and starring Sophie Marceau and Monica Bellucci. Written by Jacques Akchoti and Marina de Van, the film is about a wife ...more