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How many movies with bird in the title can you name? This list ranks the best movies with bird in the name, whether they're documentaries, dramas, horror movies, or any other genre of film. Do you have a favorite movie with bird 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 bird in the title you think of right away, but you might be shocked to see how many others exist as well.

Notable films with bird in the title include Bird, Bird on a Wire, and The Blue Bird, although there are many more examples on this list. This poll is interactive, meaning you can vote the bird movies up or down depending on how much you like them.

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Bird is listed (or ranked) 1 on the list The Best Movies With Bird in the Title
Forest Whitaker, Keith David, Sam Robards Bird is a 1988 American biographical film, produced and directed by Clint Eastwood of a screenplay written by Joel Oliansky. The film is a tribute to the life and music of jazz saxophonist ...more

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The Blue Bird is listed (or ranked) 2 on the list The Best Movies With Bird in the Title
Elizabeth Taylor, Jane Fonda, Ava Gardner The Blue Bird is a 1976 American/Soviet fantasy film directed by George Cukor. The screenplay by Hugh Whitemore, Alfred Hayes, and Aleksei Kapler is based on L'Oiseau bleu by Maurice ...more

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It's Tough to Be a Bird is listed (or ranked) 3 on the list The Best Movies With Bird in the Title
Ruth Buzzi, Richard Bakalyan It's Tough to Be a Bird is a 1969 educational animated short made by Walt Disney Productions. It won the Academy Award for Best Short Subject, Cartoons in 1970 and was nominated for a BAFTA Film ...more

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White Bird in a Blizzard is listed (or ranked) 4 on the list The Best Movies With Bird in the Title
Eva Green, Shailene Woodley, Angela Bassett White Bird in a Blizzard is a 2014 American drama thriller film co-produced, written, and directed by Gregg Araki. The film is based on the novel of the same name by Laura Kasischke and stars ...more

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The Jay Bird is listed (or ranked) 5 on the list The Best Movies With Bird in the Title
Hoot Gibson The Jay Bird is a 1920 short Western film directed by Phil Rosen and featuring Hoot Gibson.

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The Island on Bird Street is listed (or ranked) 6 on the list The Best Movies With Bird in the Title
Jack Warden, James Bolam, Patrick Bergin The Island on Bird Street is a 1997 drama film written by Uri Orlev, John Goldsmith and Tony Grisoni and directed by Søren Kragh-Jacobsen.

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Flu Bird Horror is listed (or ranked) 7 on the list The Best Movies With Bird in the Title
Sarah Butler, Clare Carey, Rebekah Kochan Flu Bird Horror is a 2008 television horror Sci Fi Pictures original film written by Tony Daniel and Brian D. Smith, and directed by Leigh Scott. It first aired on The Sci-Fi Channel on August ...more

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Bird on a Wire is listed (or ranked) 8 on the list The Best Movies With Bird in the Title
Mel Gibson, Goldie Hawn, David Carradine Bird on a Wire is a 1990 action comedy film starring Mel Gibson and Goldie Hawn, directed by John Badham, and shot mainly in British Columbia, Canada. The title refers to the Leonard Cohen song ...more

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The Night We Got the Bird is listed (or ranked) 9 on the list The Best Movies With Bird in the Title
John Le Mesurier, Liz Fraser, Dora Bryan The Night We Got the Bird is a 1961 British comedy film and a follow up to the 1959 film The Night We Dropped a Clanger, it was directed by Darcy Conyers and starring Brian Rix, Dora Bryan, ...more

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Bird Island: Vol. 1 is listed (or ranked) 10 on the list The Best Movies With Bird in the Title

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Fatal Contact: Bird Flu in Ame... is listed (or ranked) 11 on the list The Best Movies With Bird in the Title
Joely Richardson, Stacy Keach, David Ramsey Fatal Contact: Bird Flu in America is an ABC two-hour TV movie which first aired May 9, 2006 in which an American businessman visiting China is infected and carries the deadly mutated bird flu ...more

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The Great Bird Race is listed (or ranked) 12 on the list The Best Movies With Bird in the Title
Nicolas Bro, Anders Hove, Jesper Langberg The Great Bird Race is a 2012 family film written by Christian Dyekjær and Mette Damgård-Sørensen and directed by Christian Dyekjær.

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Sesame Street Presents Follow ... is listed (or ranked) 13 on the list The Best Movies With Bird in the Title
Chevy Chase, John Candy, George Lucas Sesame Street Presents: Follow That Bird is a 1985 American musical comedy adventure road movie, directed by Ken Kwapis, starring many Sesame Street characters. This was the first of two Sesame ...more

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Sweet Bird of Youth is listed (or ranked) 14 on the list The Best Movies With Bird in the Title
Elizabeth Taylor, Mark Harmon, Rip Torn

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Bird is listed (or ranked) 15 on the list The Best Movies With Bird in the Title

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The Bird with the Crystal Plum... is listed (or ranked) 16 on the list The Best Movies With Bird in the Title
Mario Adorf, Tony Musante, Suzy Kendall The Bird with the Crystal Plumage is a 1970 Italian giallo film directed by Dario Argento, in his directorial debut. The film is considered a landmark in the Italian giallo genre. Written by ...more

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The Black Bird is listed (or ranked) 17 on the list The Best Movies With Bird in the Title
George Segal, Stéphane Audran, Elisha Cook The Black Bird is a 1975 film released December 25, 1975 starring George Segal and Stéphane Audran. It is a comedy sequel to the well-regarded 1941 film version of The Maltese Falcon with ...more

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The Little Bird and the Leaf is listed (or ranked) 18 on the list The Best Movies With Bird in the Title
The Little Bird and the Leaf is a 2012 short animation film directed by Lena von Döhren.

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The Yellow Bird is listed (or ranked) 19 on the list The Best Movies With Bird in the Title
Faye Dunaway, James Coburn, Tennessee Williams The Yellow Bird is a 2001 film written by Faye Dunaway and Tennessee Williams, and directed by Faye Dunaway. The cast includes Dunaway, James Coburn, Brenda Blethyn, Michael Pitt and Cynthia ...more

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Blue Bird is listed (or ranked) 20 on the list The Best Movies With Bird in the Title
Téné Potey, Bafiokadié Potey, Nanty Libéria Bani Blue Bird is a 2011 Belgian drama film directed by Gust Van Den Berghe, based on the play by Maurice Maeterlinck. The film was shot in Togo and won a Special Mention at the 2011 Flanders ...more

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Bird of Paradise is listed (or ranked) 21 on the list The Best Movies With Bird in the Title
Lon Chaney, Jr., Dolores del Río Bird of Paradise is a 1932 American romantic adventure drama film directed by King Vidor, starring Dolores del Río and Joel McCrea. It was released by RKO Radio Pictures. In 1960, the ...more

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Sweet Bird of Youth is listed (or ranked) 22 on the list The Best Movies With Bird in the Title
Paul Newman, Rip Torn, Shirley Knight A 1962 film adaptation of the Tennessee Williams play featuring many actors from of the play's original 1959 New York production.

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The Coo Coo Bird is listed (or ranked) 23 on the list The Best Movies With Bird in the Title
Mel Blanc, Ben Hardaway The Coo Coo Bird is the 22nd animated cartoon short subject in the Woody Woodpecker series. Released theatrically on June 9, 1947, the film was produced by Walter Lantz Productions and ...more

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The Big Bird Cage is listed (or ranked) 24 on the list The Best Movies With Bird in the Title
Pam Grier, Sid Haig, Anitra Ford The Big Bird Cage is a 1972 exploitation film of the "women in prison" subgenre. It serves as a non-sequel follow-up to the 1971 film The Big Doll House. The film was written and ...more

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The Early Bird is listed (or ranked) 25 on the list The Best Movies With Bird in the Title
Norman Wisdom, John Le Mesurier, Edward Chapman The Early Bird is a 1965 British comedy film directed by Robert Asher and starring Norman Wisdom. It also featured Edward Chapman, Bryan Pringle, Richard Vernon, John Le Mesurier and Jerry ...more

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The Blue Bird is listed (or ranked) 26 on the list The Best Movies With Bird in the Title
Shirley Temple, Gale Sondergaard, Sterling Holloway The Blue Bird is a 1940 B&W and Technicolor American fantasy film directed by Walter Lang. The screenplay by Walter Bullock was adapted from the 1908 play of the same name by Maurice ...more

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Pretty Bird is listed (or ranked) 27 on the list The Best Movies With Bird in the Title
Kristen Wiig, Paul Giamatti, Billy Crudup Pretty Bird is a 2008 American comedy film. It competed in the Dramatic Competition at the 2008 Sundance Film Festival.

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Big Bird in Japan is listed (or ranked) 28 on the list The Best Movies With Bird in the Title
Pat Morita, Caroll Spinney Big Bird in Japan is a 1989 special by the Children's Television Workshop, that aired on PBS January 16, 1989. The special was based on the popular television series Sesame Street. The program ...more

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The Moon Bird is listed (or ranked) 29 on the list The Best Movies With Bird in the Title
Rachel Ferjani, Ophelia Colver The Moon Bird is a 2010 short animation drama fantasy horror film written and directed by Greg McLeod and Myles McLeod.

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Bird-Brain Bird Dog is listed (or ranked) 30 on the list The Best Movies With Bird in the Title
Bird-Brain Bird Dog is a 1954 animated short film, directed by Dick Lundy for MGM as part of Metro-Goldwyn-Mayer' Barney Bear series, involving Barney getting himself an uncooperative dog to ...more

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The Early Bird Dood It! is listed (or ranked) 31 on the list The Best Movies With Bird in the Title
Paul Frees, Dick Nelson The Early Bird Dood It! is a 1942 MGM cartoon directed by Tex Avery and produced by Fred Quimby. Composer of cartoon was Scott Bradley.

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The Magic Bird is listed (or ranked) 32 on the list The Best Movies With Bird in the Title
The Magic Bird is a 1968 Italian animated film.

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The Bird Spider is listed (or ranked) 33 on the list The Best Movies With Bird in the Title
Israel Elejalde, Javier Ambrossi, Pilar Bastardés The Bird Spider is a 2011 short drama and horror film written and directed by Jaime Dezcallar.

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Baaz: A Bird in Danger is listed (or ranked) 34 on the list The Best Movies With Bird in the Title
Sunil Shetty, Karisma Kapoor, Jackie Shroff Baaz: A Bird in Danger is 2003 Hindi thriller movie directed by Tinnu Verma and starring Sunil Shetty, Karisma Kapoor, Jackie Shroff. Other cast members include Aditi Gowitrikar, Dino Morea, ...more

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Bird is listed (or ranked) 35 on the list The Best Movies With Bird in the Title
Petr Stupin, Olesya Subbotina, Elena Kozka Bird is a 2011 short film directed by Petr Stupin.

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Bird Of Prey is listed (or ranked) 36 on the list The Best Movies With Bird in the Title
Manuel Mesquita, Márcia Breia, Hugo Leitão Bird Of Prey is a 2006 short drama film directed by João Nicolau.

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I Know Why the Caged Bird Sing... is listed (or ranked) 37 on the list The Best Movies With Bird in the Title
Esther Rolle I Know Why the Caged Bird Sings is a 1979 film directed by Fielder Cook.

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Does The Early Bird Catch The ... is listed (or ranked) 38 on the list The Best Movies With Bird in the Title
Does The Early Bird Catch The Worm is a 1986 comedy film written by Milos Cajthaml and Vladimír Klapka and directed by Drahomíra Králová.

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Rainbow Bird and Monster Man is listed (or ranked) 39 on the list The Best Movies With Bird in the Title
Rainbow Bird and Monster Man is a 2002 Australian documentary film, directed by Dennis K Smith, telling the story of Tony Lock's childhood as a victim of sexual abuse and his attempts as an ...more

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The Bird People in China is listed (or ranked) 40 on the list The Best Movies With Bird in the Title
Mako Iwamatsu, Renji Ishibashi, Michiko Kichise The Bird People in China is a 1998 Japanese movie directed by Takashi Miike. The film is considerably more mellow in tone compared to some of the director's more famous works.

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The White Bird Marked with Bla... is listed (or ranked) 41 on the list The Best Movies With Bird in the Title
Bohdan Stupka, Ivan Mykolaychuk, Mikhail Ilyenko The White Bird Marked with Black is a 1971 Ukrainian-Soviet drama film, directed by Yuri Ilyenko. It was entered into the 7th Moscow International Film Festival and won the Golden Prize.

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The Blue Bird is listed (or ranked) 42 on the list The Best Movies With Bird in the Title
Tula Belle, Gertrude McCoy, William J. Gross The Blue Bird is a 1918 silent film directed by Maurice Tourneur in the United States, under the auspices of producer Adolph Zukor. In 2004, this film was deemed "culturally, historically, ...more

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The Bird Can't Fly is listed (or ranked) 43 on the list The Best Movies With Bird in the Title
Barbara Hershey, John Kani, Tony Kgoroge

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The Bird is listed (or ranked) 44 on the list The Best Movies With Bird in the Title
Sandrine Kiberlain, Bruno Todeschini, Clément Sibony The Bird is a 2011 drama film written and directed by Yves Caumon.

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The Hairy Bird is listed (or ranked) 45 on the list The Best Movies With Bird in the Title
Kirsten Dunst, Hayden Christensen, Rachael Leigh Cook The Hairy Bird, also released under the titles Strike! in Canada and All I Wanna Do in the United States, is a 1998 comedy film written and directed by Sarah Kernochan. It stars Kirsten Dunst, ...more

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A Bird of the Air is listed (or ranked) 46 on the list The Best Movies With Bird in the Title
Rachel Nichols, Buck Henry, Judith Ivey A Bird of the Air is a 2011 romantic drama film directed by Margaret Whitton.

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The Fable of the Bird and the ... is listed (or ranked) 47 on the list The Best Movies With Bird in the Title
The Fable of the Bird and the Worm is a 2011 animated short film directed by Laura Bezerra Lima.

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The Blue Bird is listed (or ranked) 48 on the list The Best Movies With Bird in the Title
Yury Yakovlev, Liya Akhedzhakova, Lyudmila Gnilova The Blue Bird is a 1970 Soviet animated feature film based upon the play by Maurice Maeterlinck. It was directed by Vasily Livanov and made at the Soyuzmultfilm studio. It uses a mix of ...more

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Bird Of Prey is listed (or ranked) 49 on the list The Best Movies With Bird in the Title
Jennifer Tilly, Lesley Ann Warren Bird Of Prey is a 1995 crime drama film directed by Temístocles López.

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House Wanders, Bird Water Full is listed (or ranked) 50 on the list The Best Movies With Bird in the Title
House Wanders, Bird Water Full is a 2011 animated short film directed by Veronika Samartseva.