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Film The Best Movies With Dawn in the Title  

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Since it's such a common word, it's not surprising there are many movies with dawn in the name. This list ranks the best movies with dawn in the title, regardless of what genre it is. Do you have a favorite movie with dawn 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 dawn 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 dawn in the title includes movies like Dawn of the Dead, From Dusk till Dawn, and Red Dawn. 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 dawn in it.

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Dawn of the Dead is listed (or ranked) 1 on the list The Best Movies With Dawn in the Title
Tom Savini, Ken Foree, James A. Baffico
This film is a 1978 Italian-American horror drama film written and directed by George A. Romero. It was the second film made in Romero's series, but contains no characters or settings from them, ...more

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The Dawn Patrol is listed (or ranked) 2 on the list The Best Movies With Dawn in the Title
David Niven, Errol Flynn, Basil Rathbone
The Dawn Patrol is a 1938 American war film, a remake of the pre-Code 1930 film of the same name. Both were based on the short story "The Flight Commander" by John Monk Saunders, an ...more

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From Dusk till Dawn is listed (or ranked) 3 on the list The Best Movies With Dawn in the Title
Salma Hayek, George Clooney, Quentin Tarantino
From Dusk till Dawn is a 1996 American horror-crime thriller film directed by Robert Rodriguez and written by Quentin Tarantino. It stars George Clooney, Tarantino, Harvey Keitel and Juliette ...more

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Dawn of the Dead is listed (or ranked) 4 on the list The Best Movies With Dawn in the Title
Ving Rhames, Ty Burrell, Kevin Zegers
This film is a 2004 American horror film directed by Zack Snyder in his feature film directorial debut. A remake of George A. Romero's 1978 film of the same name, it is written by James Gunn and ...more

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Each Dawn I Die is listed (or ranked) 5 on the list The Best Movies With Dawn in the Title
James Cagney, George Raft, Maxie Rosenbloom
Each Dawn I Die is a 1939 gangster film featuring James Cagney and George Raft in their only movie together as leads, although Raft had made an unbilled appearance in a 1932 Cagney vehicle ...more

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Ice Age: Dawn of the Dinosaurs is listed (or ranked) 6 on the list The Best Movies With Dawn in the Title
Queen Latifah, Kristen Wiig, Jane Lynch
Ice Age: Dawn of the Dinosaurs is a 2009 American 3-D computer animated comedy adventure film, and the third installment in the Ice Age series. It was produced by Blue Sky Studios and ...more

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Dawn of the Planet of the Apes is listed (or ranked) 7 on the list The Best Movies With Dawn in the Title
James Franco, Gary Oldman, Keri Russell
Dawn of the Planet of the Apes is a 2014 American science fiction film directed by Matt Reeves and written by Mark Bomback, Rick Jaffa and Amanda Silver. It stars Andy Serkis, Jason Clarke, Gary ...more

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Red Dawn is listed (or ranked) 8 on the list The Best Movies With Dawn in the Title
Charlie Sheen, Patrick Swayze, Lea Thompson
Red Dawn is a 1984 American film directed by John Milius and co-written by Milius and Kevin Reynolds. It stars Patrick Swayze, C. Thomas Howell, Lea Thompson, Charlie Sheen, and Jennifer Grey. ...more

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The Twilight Saga: Breaking Da... is listed (or ranked) 9 on the list The Best Movies With Dawn in the Title
Kristen Stewart, Ashley Greene, Anna Kendrick
The Twilight Saga: Breaking Dawn is the 2011 film based off the fourth and final novel in the Twilight series by Stephenie Meyer. This currently optioned property is expected to start production ...more

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The Day Will Dawn is listed (or ranked) 10 on the list The Best Movies With Dawn in the Title
Deborah Kerr, Ralph Richardson, Griffith Jones
The Day Will Dawn, released in the US as The Avengers, is a 1942 war film set in Norway during World War II. It stars Ralph Richardson, Deborah Kerr, Hugh Williams and Griffith Jones, and was ...more

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The Dawn Rider is listed (or ranked) 11 on the list The Best Movies With Dawn in the Title
John Wayne, Jack Jones, Yakima Canutt
The Dawn Rider is a 1935 Western film starring John Wayne. John Mason chases after his father's killer, an outlaw who remains elusive until he is tricked into revealing himself with a decoy gold ...more

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The Chronicles of Narnia: The ... is listed (or ranked) 12 on the list The Best Movies With Dawn in the Title
Liam Neeson, Tilda Swinton, Simon Pegg
The Chronicles of Narnia: The Voyage of the Dawn Treader is a 2010 fantasy-adventure film based on The Voyage of the Dawn Treader, the third novel in C. S. Lewis's epic fantasy series The ...more

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Voodoo Dawn is listed (or ranked) 13 on the list The Best Movies With Dawn in the Title
Gina Gershon, Tony Todd, Theresa Merritt
Voodoo Dawn is a 1990 American horror film directed by Steven Fierberg and starring Tony Todd, Raymond St. Jacques, Theresa Merritt and Gina Gershon. It was written by Jeffrey Delman, Evan ...more

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The Twilight Saga: Breaking Da... is listed (or ranked) 14 on the list The Best Movies With Dawn in the Title
Kristen Stewart, Ashley Greene, Anna Kendrick
The Twilight Saga: Breaking Dawn – Part 2 is a 2012 American romantic fantasy and adventure film directed by Bill Condon and based on the novel Breaking Dawn by Stephenie Meyer. The second part ...more

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Zulu Dawn is listed (or ranked) 15 on the list The Best Movies With Dawn in the Title
Peter O'Toole, Bob Hoskins, Burt Lancaster
Zulu Dawn is a 1979 film about the historical Battle of Isandlwana between British and Zulu forces in 1879 in South Africa. The screenplay was by Cy Endfield, from his book, and Anthony Story. ...more

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September Dawn is listed (or ranked) 16 on the list The Best Movies With Dawn in the Title
Jon Voight, Terence Stamp, Dean Cain
September Dawn is a 2007 Canadian-American Western drama film directed by Christopher Cain. Written by Cain and Carole Whang Schutter, the film was a critical failure and box office

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We Dive at Dawn is listed (or ranked) 17 on the list The Best Movies With Dawn in the Title
John Mills, Eric Portman, Ronald Millar
We Dive at Dawn is a 1943 war film directed by Anthony Asquith, starring John Mills and Eric Portman as Royal Navy submariners in the Second World War. It was written by Val Valentine and J. B. ...more

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The Dawn Patrol is listed (or ranked) 18 on the list The Best Movies With Dawn in the Title
Douglas Fairbanks, Jr., Frank McHugh
The Dawn Patrol is a 1930 World War I film starring Richard Barthelmess and Douglas Fairbanks, Jr. It was directed by Howard Hawks, a former World War I flight instructor, who even flew in the ...more

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Promise at Dawn is listed (or ranked) 19 on the list The Best Movies With Dawn in the Title
Melina Mercouri, Assi Dayan, Fernand Gravey
Promise at Dawn is a 1970 American drama film directed by Jules Dassin. It is based on the 1960 novel Promise at Dawn by Romain Gary.

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Decision Before Dawn is listed (or ranked) 20 on the list The Best Movies With Dawn in the Title
Richard Basehart, Hildegard Knef, Oskar Werner
Decision Before Dawn is a 1951 American war film directed by Anatole Litvak, starring Richard Basehart, Oskar Werner, and Hans Christian Blech. It tells the story of the American Army using ...more

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Dawn of the Mummy is listed (or ranked) 21 on the list The Best Movies With Dawn in the Title
George Peck, Ahmed Rateb, Brenda Siemer Scheider
Dawn of the Mummy is a 1981 low-budget horror film directed by Frank Agrama, who also served as writer and producer on the film.

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Deadbeat at Dawn is listed (or ranked) 22 on the list The Best Movies With Dawn in the Title
Jim Van Bebber
Deadbeat at Dawn is a low-budget film written and directed by Jim Van Bebber and starring Paul Harper, Megan Murphy, and Marc Pitman. The film depicts a street gang leader setting out for ...more

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One Hour Before Dawn is listed (or ranked) 23 on the list The Best Movies With Dawn in the Title
H.B. Warner, Anna Q. Nilsson, Howard Davies
One Hour Before Dawn is a 1920 mystery film written by Fred Myton and directed by Henry King.

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Daughter of Dawn is listed (or ranked) 24 on the list The Best Movies With Dawn in the Title
White Parker, Old Man Saupitty, Oscar Yellow Wolf
Daughter of Dawn is an 83-minute long American silent film from 1920.

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New Dawn is listed (or ranked) 25 on the list The Best Movies With Dawn in the Title
Samuel Le Bihan, Claire Nebout, Catherine Vinatier
New Dawn is a 1999 French drama film directed by Émilie Deleuze. It was screened in the Un Certain Regard section at the 1999 Cannes Film Festival.