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How many movies with being in the title can you name? This list ranks the best movies with being in the name, whether they're documentaries, dramas, horror movies, or any other genre of film. Do you have a favorite movie with being in the title? Categorizing movies by words in their titles is kind of uncommon, but that's a big part of why this list is so fun to scroll through. There's probably one movie with being in the title you think of right away, but you might be shocked to see how many others exist as well.

Notable films with being in the title include Being John Malkovich, The Perks of Being a Wallflower, and Being There, although there are many more examples on this list. This poll is interactive, meaning you can vote the being movies up or down depending on how much you like them.
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The Perks of Being a Wallflowe... is listed (or ranked) 1 on the list The Best Movies With Being in the Title
The Perks of Being a Wallflower Emma Watson, Nina Dobrev, Paul Rudd The Perks of Being a Wallflower is a 2012 American coming-of-age comedy-drama film, and an adaptation of the 1999 epistolary novel of the same name; it was written and directed by the novel's ...more

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The Unbearable Lightness of Be... is listed (or ranked) 2 on the list The Best Movies With Being in the Title
The Unbearable Lightness of Being Daniel Day-Lewis, Juliette Binoche, Stellan Skarsgård The Unbearable Lightness of Being is a 1988 American film adaptation of the novel of the same name by Milan Kundera, published in 1984. Director Philip Kaufman and screenplay writer Jean-Claude ...more

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The Importance of Being Earnes... is listed (or ranked) 3 on the list The Best Movies With Being in the Title
The Importance of Being Earnest Reese Witherspoon, Judi Dench, Colin Firth The Importance of Being Earnest is a 2002 British-American romantic comedy-drama film directed by Oliver Parker, based on Oscar Wilde's classic comedy of manners play The Importance of Being ...more

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Being There is listed (or ranked) 4 on the list The Best Movies With Being in the Title
Being There Shirley MacLaine, Peter Sellers, Jack Warden Being There is a 1979 American comedy-drama film directed by Hal Ashby. Adapted from the 1970 novella by Jerzy Kosinski, the screenplay was written by Kosinski and the uncredited Robert C. ...more

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Being John Malkovich is listed (or ranked) 5 on the list The Best Movies With Being in the Title
Being John Malkovich Cameron Diaz, Brad Pitt, Charlie Sheen Being John Malkovich is a 1999 American fantasy comedy film written by Charlie Kaufman and directed by Spike Jonze. It stars John Cusack, Cameron Diaz and Catherine Keener, with John Malkovich ...more

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Being Elmo: A Puppeteer's Jour... is listed (or ranked) 6 on the list The Best Movies With Being in the Title
Being Elmo: A Puppeteer's Journey "Each and every day, millions of kids tune in to Sesame Street to see one of the world’s most adored and recognizable children’s characters, a furry red monster named Elmo. Yet, with all of ...more

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Being Julia is listed (or ranked) 7 on the list The Best Movies With Being in the Title
Being Julia Annette Bening, Jeremy Irons, Michael Gambon Being Julia is a 2004 comedy-drama film directed by István Szabó and starring Annette Bening and Jeremy Irons. The screenplay by Ronald Harwood is based on the novel Theatre by W. ...more

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Being Michael Madsen is listed (or ranked) 8 on the list The Best Movies With Being in the Title
Being Michael Madsen Lacey Chabert, Daryl Hannah, David Carradine Michael Madsen stars as Michael Madsen, a famous movie star buckling under the pressures of tabloid rumors ranging from a gay romance to the murder of a young actress.  Driven to the end of ...more

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Being Human is listed (or ranked) 9 on the list The Best Movies With Being in the Title
Being Human Robin Williams, Ewan McGregor, William H. Macy Being Human is a 1994 British-Japanese comedy-drama film written and directed by Bill Forsyth and starring Robin Williams, John Turturro, Bill Nighy, Vincent D'Onofrio, Robert Carlyle and ...more

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The Art of Being Straight is listed (or ranked) 10 on the list The Best Movies With Being in the Title
The Art of Being Straight Jared Grey, Johnny Ray, Jesse Janzen The Art of Being Straight is a 2008 film by Jesse Rosen on Malvern Productions. He also wrote the screenplay and plays the lead role of Jon. The film explores Jon's unexpected search for ...more

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Being Flynn is listed (or ranked) 11 on the list The Best Movies With Being in the Title
Being Flynn Robert De Niro, Julianne Moore, Olivia Thirlby Being Flynn is a 2012 American drama film starring Robert De Niro, Julianne Moore and Paul Dano, released in select theatres in the United States on March 2, 2012. It was based on Another ...more

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Being Lisa is listed (or ranked) 12 on the list The Best Movies With Being in the Title

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Surplus: Terrorized into Being... is listed (or ranked) 13 on the list The Best Movies With Being in the Title

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How to Stop Being a Loser is listed (or ranked) 14 on the list The Best Movies With Being in the Title
How to Stop Being a Loser Gemma Atkinson, Keeley Hazell, Richard E. Grant How to Stop Being a Loser is a 2011 comedy film written by Chris Grezo and Rupert Knowles and directed by Dominic Burns.

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Are You Being Served? is listed (or ranked) 15 on the list The Best Movies With Being in the Title
Are You Being Served? John Inman, Wendy Richard, Frank Thornton Are You Being Served?: The Movie, is a 1977 film based on the British sitcom Are You Being Served?, which follows the staff of the men's and women's clothing departments of the London Grace ...more

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The Importance of Being Earnes... is listed (or ranked) 16 on the list The Best Movies With Being in the Title
The Importance of Being Earnest Michael Redgrave, Margaret Rutherford, Joan Greenwood The Importance of Being Earnest is a British film adaptation of the play by Oscar Wilde. It was directed by Anthony Asquith, who also adapted the screenplay, and was produced by Teddy Baird.

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Being Cyrus is listed (or ranked) 17 on the list The Best Movies With Being in the Title
Being Cyrus Saif Ali Khan, Naseeruddin Shah, Dimple Kapadia Being Cyrus is an English language Indian film directed by Homi Adajania and released in 2006. It is a psychological drama revolving around a dysfunctional Parsi family. The film was originally ...more

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Don't Look Now... We're Being ... is listed (or ranked) 18 on the list The Best Movies With Being in the Title
Don't Look Now... We're Being Shot At! Louis de Funès, Bourvil, Terry-Thomas La Grande Vadrouille is a 1966 French comedy film about two ordinary Frenchmen helping the crew of a Royal Air Force bomber shot down over Paris make their way through German-occupied France to ...more

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Wind Echoing in My Being (Shor... is listed (or ranked) 19 on the list The Best Movies With Being in the Title
Wind Echoing in My Being (Short) Wind Echoing in My Being is a 1997 South Korean short film directed by Jeon Soo-il. It was screened in the Un Certain Regard section at the 1997 Cannes Film Festival.

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Pope Leo XIII Being Carried in... is listed (or ranked) 20 on the list The Best Movies With Being in the Title

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The Most Important Thing in Li... is listed (or ranked) 21 on the list The Best Movies With Being in the Title
The Most Important Thing in Life Is Not Being Dead Marián Aguilera, Emilio Gutiérrez Caba, Dafnis Balduz The Most Important Thing in Life Is Not Being Dead is a 2010 comedy drama film directed by Olivier Pictet, Marc Recuenco and Pablo Martín Torrado.

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The Pleasure of Being Robbed is listed (or ranked) 22 on the list The Best Movies With Being in the Title
The Pleasure of Being Robbed Batman, Ariel Schulman, Eléonore Hendricks "A curious and lost Eléonore looks for something everywhere, even in the bags of strangers who find themselves sadly smiling only well after she's left their lives. They owe her ...more

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It's Tough Being a Man is listed (or ranked) 23 on the list The Best Movies With Being in the Title
It's Tough Being a Man Takashi Shimura, Chishū Ryū, Chieko Baisho It's Tough Being a Man aka Am I Trying and Tora-san,Our Lovable Tramp is a 1969 Japanese comedy film directed by Yoji Yamada and starring Kiyoshi Atsumi. It is the first entry in the popular, ...more

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Vysotsky. Thank You For Being ... is listed (or ranked) 24 on the list The Best Movies With Being in the Title
Vysotsky. Thank You For Being Alive Andrei Panin, Oksana Akinshina, Ivan Urgant Vysotsky. Thank You for Being Alive - 2011 Russian drama film about Vladimir Vysotsky based on a screenplay by his son Nikita and directed by Petr Buslov. The actor, who played the central role ...more

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Tired of Being Funny is listed (or ranked) 25 on the list The Best Movies With Being in the Title
Tired of Being Funny Lili Taylor, John Mahoney Tired of Being Funny is a 2009 short family film written and directed by Rodrigo García.

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Pope Leo XIII Leaving Carriage... is listed (or ranked) 26 on the list The Best Movies With Being in the Title

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Being in Heaven is listed (or ranked) 27 on the list The Best Movies With Being in the Title
Being in Heaven Being in Heaven is a 2009 drama film written and directed by Michael Domeyko Rowland.

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Extra Human Being is listed (or ranked) 28 on the list The Best Movies With Being in the Title
Extra Human Being Extra Human Being is a 1964 South Korean film directed by Yu Hyun-mok. It was awarded Best Film at the Blue Dragon Film Awards ceremony. The film was based on a novel.

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Being at Home with Claude is listed (or ranked) 29 on the list The Best Movies With Being in the Title
Being at Home with Claude Roy Dupuis, Jacques Godin Being at Home with Claude is a 1992 Canadian drama film directed by Jean Beaudin and based on the play by René-Daniel Dubois. The film stars Roy Dupuis as Yves, a gay man who has just ...more

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Beats Being Dead is listed (or ranked) 30 on the list The Best Movies With Being in the Title
Beats Being Dead Rainer Bock, Jacob Matschenz, Stefan Kurt Beats Being Dead is a 2011 drama film written by Christian Petzoid, Markus Busch, Dominik Graf, Christoph Hochhäusler, Peer Klehmet, and directed by Christian Petzold, Christoph ...more

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Days of Being Wild is listed (or ranked) 31 on the list The Best Movies With Being in the Title
Days of Being Wild Maggie Cheung, Leslie Cheung, Andy Lau Days of Being Wild is a 1990 Hong Kong film directed by Wong Kar-wai. The film stars some of the best-known actors and actresses in Hong Kong, including Leslie Cheung, Andy Lau, Maggie Cheung, ...more

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Being Independent in Underworl... is listed (or ranked) 32 on the list The Best Movies With Being in the Title
Being Independent in Underworld Ra Jae-Woong, Seo Jeong-Wook, Park Se-Jun

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It's Hard Being Loved by Jerks is listed (or ranked) 33 on the list The Best Movies With Being in the Title
It's Hard Being Loved by Jerks C'est Dur D'Etre Aime Par des Cons is a 2008 film directed by Daniel LeConte.

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Being Male is listed (or ranked) 34 on the list The Best Movies With Being in the Title
Being Male One effect of the women's movement in western societies has been the gradual realization by some males that they are also trapped by stereotypes. In this film, sixteen- and seventeen-year-old ...more

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More Business of Being Born is listed (or ranked) 35 on the list The Best Movies With Being in the Title
More Business of Being Born More Business of Being Born is a documentary film directed by Abby Epstein.

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Being Bradford Dillman is listed (or ranked) 36 on the list The Best Movies With Being in the Title
Being Bradford Dillman Morwenna Banks, Natasha Holberton Being Bradford Dillman is a 2011 short-animated, comedy and family film written by Emma Burch and Peter Williamson, and directed by Emma Burch.

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The Time Being is listed (or ranked) 37 on the list The Best Movies With Being in the Title
The Time Being Sarah Paulson, Frank Langella, Wes Bentley The Time Being is a 2012 mystery film written by Richard N. Gladstein and Nenad Cicin-Sain and directed by Nenad Cicin-Sain.

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The Business of Being Born is listed (or ranked) 38 on the list The Best Movies With Being in the Title
The Business of Being Born The Business of Being Born is a 2008 documentary film that explores the contemporary experience of childbirth in the United States. Produced by Ricki Lake, it compares various childbirth ...more

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Other Being is listed (or ranked) 39 on the list The Best Movies With Being in the Title
Other Being Other Being is a 2006 animated short film written by Siamand Mohammadi and directed by Mashaallah Mohammadi.

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Being Holger is listed (or ranked) 40 on the list The Best Movies With Being in the Title
Being Holger Kirsten Olesen Being Holger is the 2005 comedy and short film written by Mette Heeno and directed by Kasper Gaardsøe.

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Whole- a Trinity of Being is listed (or ranked) 41 on the list The Best Movies With Being in the Title

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Island Being is listed (or ranked) 42 on the list The Best Movies With Being in the Title

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For the Time Being is listed (or ranked) 43 on the list The Best Movies With Being in the Title
For the Time Being For the Time Being is a 2002 is a documentary film directed by Johan van der Keuken.

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Project 10 - Real Stories From... is listed (or ranked) 44 on the list The Best Movies With Being in the Title
Project 10 - Real Stories From a Free South Africa: Being Pavarotti Project 10 - Real Stories From a Free South Africa: Being Pavarotti is a 2003 film directed by Odette Geldenhuys.

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The Art of Being Quiet is listed (or ranked) 45 on the list The Best Movies With Being in the Title

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Just Like Being There is listed (or ranked) 46 on the list The Best Movies With Being in the Title
Just Like Being There Just Like Being There is a 2012 documentary short film directed by Scout Shannon.

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Notifying Ceremony of Being Ad... is listed (or ranked) 47 on the list The Best Movies With Being in the Title
Notifying Ceremony of Being Adult Min Gyu, Sang-Ah Lee

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Naked Being is listed (or ranked) 48 on the list The Best Movies With Being in the Title

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12 Sketches on the Impossibili... is listed (or ranked) 49 on the list The Best Movies With Being in the Title
12 Sketches on the Impossibility of Being Still "Exploring the spaces where nothing happens: the liminal zone between you and me, here and there, sound and silence." Quoting the description from the 2010 BFI London Film Festival

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Being Caribou is listed (or ranked) 50 on the list The Best Movies With Being in the Title
Being Caribou Being Caribou is a 2005 documentary film that chronicles the travels of husband and wife Karsten Heuer and Leanne Allison following the migration of the Porcupine caribou Herd, in order to ...more