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The Best Movies With Book in the Title 

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Updated March 22, 2019 421 votes 89 voters 13.6k views 101 items

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

Notable films with book in the title include The Jungle Book, The Book of Eli, and The Jungle Book, although there are many more examples on this list. This poll is interactive, meaning you can vote the book movies up or down depending on how much you like them.
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The Jungle Book is listed (or ranked) 1 on the list The Best Movies With Book in the Title
Clint Howard, George Sanders, Louis Prima

Released: 1967

Directed by: Wolfgang Reitherman

The Jungle Book is a 1967 American animated film produced by Walt Disney Productions. Inspired by the Rudyard Kipling's book of the same name, it is the 19th animated feature in the Walt Disney ...more

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The Book of Life is listed (or ranked) 2 on the list The Best Movies With Book in the Title
Zoe Saldana, Christina Applegate, Channing Tatum

Released: 2014

Directed by: Jorge Gutierrez

The Book of Life is a 2014 American 3D computer-animated adventure musical comedy film produced by Reel FX Creative Studios and distributed by 20th Century Fox. Co-written and directed by Jorge ...more

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National Treasure: Book ... is listed (or ranked) 3 on the list The Best Movies With Book in the Title
Nicolas Cage, Diane Kruger, Helen Mirren

Released: 2007

Directed by: Jon Turteltaub

National Treasure: Book of Secrets is a 2007 mystery/adventure film. It is a sequel to the 2004 film National Treasure and is the second part of the National Treasure franchise. It was directed ...more

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The Book of Eli is listed (or ranked) 4 on the list The Best Movies With Book in the Title
Denzel Washington, Mila Kunis, Gary Oldman

Released: 2010

Directed by: Albert Hughes, Allen Hughes

The Book of Eli is a 2010 American post-apocalyptic neo-Western and action film directed by the Hughes brothers. A lone man sets off to fight his way across America in order to protect a sacred ...more

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Book Revue is listed (or ranked) 5 on the list The Best Movies With Book in the Title
Mel Blanc, Bea Benaderet, Sara Berner

Released: 1946

Directed by: Bob Clampett

Book Revue is a 1945 Looney Tunes cartoon short featuring Daffy Duck, released in 1946, with a plotline essentially being a mixture of the plots of 1937's Speaking of the Weather, 1938's Have ...more
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The Book of Life is listed (or ranked) 6 on the list The Best Movies With Book in the Title
PJ Harvey, William S. Burroughs, Georgia Hubley

Released: 1998

Directed by: Hal Hartley

The Book of Life is a 1998 film by Hal Hartley. In the film, Jesus returns to earth on the eve of the new millennium planning to bring about the apocalypse, but finds himself surprisingly ...more
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The Book Thief is listed (or ranked) 7 on the list The Best Movies With Book in the Title
Geoffrey Rush, Emily Watson, Heike Makatsch

Released: 2013

Directed by: Brian Percival

This film is a 2013 American-German drama film directed by Brian Percival and starring Geoffrey Rush, Emily Watson, and Sophie Nélisse. The film is about a young girl living with her ...more

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The Book That Wrote Itse... is listed (or ranked) 8 on the list The Best Movies With Book in the Title
The Book That Wrote Itself Liam O Mochain, Carole Meyers, Marco Van Belle

Released: 1999

Directed by: Liam O Mochain

The book that wrote itself is a 1999 road movie starring Liam O Mochain, Antoinette Guiney and features cameo appearances from George Clooney, Kenneth Branagh, Melanie Griffith, Bryan Singer, ...more
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The Book of Pooh: Storie... is listed (or ranked) 9 on the list The Best Movies With Book in the Title
Jim Cummings, Peter Cullen, Stephanie D'Abruzzo

Released: 2001

Directed by: Mitchell Kriegman, Dean Gordon

The Book of Pooh: Stories from the Heart is a 2001 direct-to-video film, based on the Disney Channel Playhouse Disney television series, The Book of Pooh released on DVD and VHS on July 17, ...more
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The Jungle Book is listed (or ranked) 10 on the list The Best Movies With Book in the Title
Lena Headey, John Cleese, Sam Neill

Released: 1994

Directed by: Stephen Sommers

Rudyard Kipling's The Jungle Book is a 1994 American adventure film co-written and directed by Stephen Sommers, based on the Mowgli stories in The Jungle Book and The Second Jungle Book by ...more
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Book of Dragons is listed (or ranked) 11 on the list The Best Movies With Book in the Title
Craig Ferguson, America Ferrera, Jay Baruchel

Released: 2011

Directed by: Steve Hickner

Book of Dragons is a computer/traditionally animated short film based on the How to Train Your Dragon franchise. It was produced by DreamWorks Animation and directed by Steve Hickner. The short ...more
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Oh, God! Book II is listed (or ranked) 12 on the list The Best Movies With Book in the Title
Suzanne Pleshette, George Burns, Joyce Brothers

Released: 1980

Directed by: Gilbert Cates

Oh, God! Book II is a 1980 comedy film which is a sequel to the 1977 film, Oh, God!. It was directed by Gilbert Cates, and stars George Burns, Suzanne Pleshette, David Birney and Louanne Sirota. ...more
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The Book Club is listed (or ranked) 13 on the list The Best Movies With Book in the Title
The Book Club Jen Crenshaw, Jami Horner, Craig Klugman

Released: 2006

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Book of Love is listed (or ranked) 14 on the list The Best Movies With Book in the Title
Michael McKean, Josie Bissett, John Cameron Mitchell

Released: 1990

Directed by: Robert Shaye

Book of Love is a 1990 American romantic comedy film directed by New Line Cinema producer Robert Shaye. It is based on the autobiographical novel Jack in the Box by William Kotzwinkle. The film ...more
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The Jane Austen Book Clu... is listed (or ranked) 15 on the list The Best Movies With Book in the Title
Emily Blunt, Maggie Grace, Maria Bello

Released: 2007

Directed by: Robin Swicord

The Jane Austen Book Club is a 2007 American romantic drama film written and directed by Robin Swicord. The screenplay, adapted from the 2004 novel of the same name by Karen Joy Fowler, focuses ...more

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Comic Book Confidential ... is listed (or ranked) 16 on the list The Best Movies With Book in the Title
Stan Lee, Jack Kirby, Frank Miller

Released: 1988

Directed by: Ron Mann

Comic Book Confidential is an American/Canadian documentary film, released in 1988. Directed by Ron Mann and written by Mann and Charles Lippincott, the film is a survey of the history of the ...more
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Little Black Book is listed (or ranked) 17 on the list The Best Movies With Book in the Title
Rashida Jones, Brittany Murphy, Kathy Bates

Released: 2004

Directed by: Nick Hurran

Little Black Book is a 2004 satirical comedy film directed by Nick Hurran, and starring Brittany Murphy and Ron Livingston in the main roles. Holly Hunter, Julianne Nicholson, Josie Maran, ...more

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Book of Shadows: Blair W... is listed (or ranked) 18 on the list The Best Movies With Book in the Title
Jay Leno, Conan O'Brien, Jeffrey Donovan

Released: 2000

Directed by: Joe Berlinger

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Black Book is listed (or ranked) 19 on the list The Best Movies With Book in the Title
Carice van Houten, Michiel Huisman, Derek de Lint

Released: 2006

Directed by: Paul Verhoeven

Black Book is a 2006 Dutch WWII thriller film co-written and directed by Paul Verhoeven and starring Carice van Houten, Sebastian Koch, Thom Hoffman, and Halina Reijn. The film, credited as ...more

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Gwen, or the Book of San... is listed (or ranked) 20 on the list The Best Movies With Book in the Title
Michel Robin, Saïd Amadis, Raymond Jourdan

Released: 1985

Directed by: Jean-François Laguionie

Gwen, or the Book of Sand is a 1985 French animated science fiction film written and directed by Jean-François Laguionie, using gouache. It is alternatively known as Gwen, Gwen and the ...more
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The Book of Esther is listed (or ranked) 21 on the list The Best Movies With Book in the Title
Robert Miano, Jen Lilley, Thaao Penghlis

Released: 2013

Directed by: David A. R. White

The Book of Esther is a 2013 American biblical-drama film, directed by David A. R. White, starring Jen Lilley as Esther. The film portrays a Jewish girl, Esther, who is chosen as the new queen ...more
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Book of Numbers is listed (or ranked) 22 on the list The Best Movies With Book in the Title
Book of Numbers Philip Michael Thomas, Freda Payne, Irma P. Hall

Released: 1973

Directed by: Raymond St. Jacques

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The Pillow Book is listed (or ranked) 23 on the list The Best Movies With Book in the Title
Ewan McGregor, Vivian Wu, Ken Ogata

Released: 1996

Directed by: Peter Greenaway

The Pillow Book is a 1996 film by British director Peter Greenaway, which stars Vivian Wu as Nagiko, a Japanese model in search of pleasure and new cultural experience from various lovers. The ...more
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The Tibetan Book of the ... is listed (or ranked) 24 on the list The Best Movies With Book in the Title
Leonard Cohen, Ram Dass

Released: 2003

Directed by: Barrie McLean

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Book and Sword: The Fina... is listed (or ranked) 25 on the list The Best Movies With Book in the Title
Book and Sword: The Final Battle Cheng Pei-pei, Ray Lui, Sun Li

Released: 2003