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The Best Movies With City in the Title

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

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  • The Naked City1
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    The Naked City

    Barry Fitzgerald, Howard Duff

    Released1948

    Directed byJules Dassin

    The Naked City is a black-and-white film noir directed by Jules Dassin. Based on a story by...  more
  • City Slickers2
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    City Slickers

    Jake Gyllenhaal, Billy Crystal

    Released1991

    Directed byRon Underwood

    City Slickers is a 1991 American western comedy film directed by Ron Underwood and starring...  more

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  • City of God3
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    City of God

    Alice Braga, Seu Jorge

    Released2002

    Directed byFernando Meirelles

    City of God is a 2002 Brazilian crime drama film directed by Fernando Meirelles and...  more

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  • City Lights4
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    City Lights

    Charlie Chaplin, Jean Harlow

    Released1931

    Directed byCharlie Chaplin

    City Lights is a 1931 American romantic comedy film written by, directed by, and starring...  more

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  • Babe: Pig in the City5
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    Babe: Pig in the City

    Naomi Watts, Mickey Rooney

    Released1998

    Directed byGeorge Miller

    Babe: Pig in the City is a 1998 Australian-American comedy-drama film and the sequel to the...  more

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  • Kansas City Confidential6
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    Kansas City Confidential

    Lee Van Cleef, Jack Elam

    Released1952

    Directed byPhil Karlson

    Kansas City Confidential is a 1952 film noir crime film directed by Phil Karlson and starring...  more
  • Wicked City7
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    Wicked City

    Takeshi Aono, Ichirō Nagai

    Released1987

    Directed byYoshiaki Kawajiri

    Wicked City is a 1987 Japanese OVA horror neo-noir film directed by Yoshiaki Kawajiri, based...  more

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  • The City of Lost Children8
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    The City of Lost Children

    Ron Perlman, Jean-Louis Trintignant

    Released1995

    Directed byMarc Caro, Jean-Pierre Jeunet

    The City of Lost Children is a 1995 French-German-Spanish science fantasy drama film directed...  more

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  • The Crow: City of Angels9
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    The Crow: City of Angels

    Iggy Pop, Mia Kirshner

    Released1996

    Directed byTim Pope

    The Crow: City of Angels is a 1996 American supernatural action film directed by Tim Pope. It...  more

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  • Sin City10
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    Sin City

    Jessica Alba, Bruce Willis

    Released2005

    Directed byQuentin Tarantino, Robert Rodriguez, Frank Miller

    Sin City is a 2005 American neo-noir thriller anthology film written, produced, and directed...  more

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  • Atlantic City11
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    Atlantic City

    Susan Sarandon, Burt Lancaster

    Released1980

    Directed byLouis Malle

    Atlantic City is a 1980 French-Canadian romantic film directed by Louis Malle. Filmed in late...  more
  • The City of the Dead12
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    The City of the Dead

    Christopher Lee, Nickolas Grace

    Released1960

    Directed byJohn Llewellyn Moxey

    A creepy classic! A young college student Nan Barlow visits the village of Whitewood,...  more

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  • City of Ember13
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    City of Ember

    Bill Murray, Saoirse Ronan

    Released2008

    Directed byGil Kenan

    City of Ember is a 2008 American science fiction fantasy film based on the 2003 novel The City...  more

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  • Police Academy 6: City Under Siege14
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    Police Academy 6: City Under Siege

    Allison Mack, Bubba Smith

    Released1989

    Directed byPeter Bonerz

    Police Academy 6: City Under Siege is a 1989 comedy film starring Bubba Smith, David Graf and...  more
  • The Mortal Instruments: City of Bones15
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    The Mortal Instruments: City of Bones

    Lena Headey, Lily Collins

    Released2013

    Directed byHarald Zwart

    The Mortal Instruments is a 2013 action adventure drama film written by Jessica Postigo and...  more
  • Dark City16
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    Dark City

    Jennifer Connelly, Kiefer Sutherland

    Released1998

    Directed byAlex Proyas

    Dark City is a 1998 neo-noir science fiction film directed by Alex Proyas. The screenplay was...  more

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  • Dodge City17
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    Dodge City

    Olivia de Havilland, Errol Flynn

    Released1939

    Directed byMichael Curtiz

    Dodge City is a 1939 American Western film directed by Michael Curtiz and starring Errol...  more

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  • New Jack City18
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    New Jack City

    Chris Rock, Ice-T

    Released1991

    Directed byMario Van Peebles

    New Jack City is a 1991 American action crime film directed by Mario Van Peebles. In his rise...  more

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  • City Slickers II: The Legend of Curly's Gold19

    Released1994

    Directed byPaul Weiland

    City Slickers II: The Legend of Curly's Gold is a 1994 comedy film directed by Paul Weiland....  more
  • Sex and the City 220
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    Sex and the City 2

    Miley Cyrus, Penélope Cruz

    Released2010

    Directed byMichael Patrick King

    This film is a 2010 American romantic comedy film co-written, produced and directed by Michael...  more

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  • City of Angels21
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    City of Angels

    Nicolas Cage, Meg Ryan

    Released1998

    Directed byBrad Silberling

    City of Angels is a 1998 American romantic fantasy drama film directed by Brad Silberling. The...  more

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  • Night and the City22
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    Night and the City

    Gene Tierney, Richard Widmark

    Released1950

    Directed byJules Dassin

    Night and the City is a 1950 British film noir directed by Jules Dassin and starring Richard...  more

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  • A City of Sadness23
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    A City of Sadness

    Tony Leung Chiu Wai, Jack Kao

    Released1989

    Directed byHou Hsiao-Hsien

    A City of Sadness is a 1989 Taiwanese historical drama film directed by Hou Hsiao-hsien. It...  more
  • City Island24
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    City Island

    Julianna Margulies, Emily Mortimer

    Released2009

    Directed byRaymond De Felitta

    City Island is a 2009 film directed by ...  more
  • City of Women25
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    City of Women

    Marcello Mastroianni, Ettore Manni

    Released1980

    Directed byFederico Fellini

    City of Women is a 1980 film written and directed by Federico Fellini. Amid Fellini's...  more