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The Best Movies With Day in the Title 

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Since it's such a common word, it's not surprising there are many movies with day in the name. This list ranks the best movies with day in the title, regardless of what genre it is. Do you have a favorite movie with day 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 day 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 day in the title includes movies like Terminator 2: Judgment Day, Ferris Bueller's Day Off, and Groundhog Day. 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 day in it.

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The Longest Day is listed (or ranked) 1 on the list The Best Movies With Day in the Title
Sean Connery, John Wayne, Richard Burton

Released: 1962

Directed by: Darryl F. Zanuck, Ken Annakin, Bernhard Wicki, Andrew Marton, Gerd Oswald

The Longest Day is a 1962 film based on the 1959 history book The Longest Day by Cornelius Ryan, about D-Day, the Normandy landings on June 6, 1944, during WWII. The film was produced by Darryl ...more

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Ferris Bueller's Day Off... is listed (or ranked) 2 on the list The Best Movies With Day in the Title
Charlie Sheen, Matthew Broderick, Jeffrey Jones

Released: 1986

Directed by: John Hughes

Ferris Bueller's Day Off is a 1986 American comedy film written, produced and directed by John Hughes. The film follows high school senior Ferris Bueller, who skips school and spends the day in ...more

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Groundhog Day is listed (or ranked) 3 on the list The Best Movies With Day in the Title
Bill Murray, Andie MacDowell, Michael Shannon

Released: 1993

Directed by: Harold Ramis

Groundhog Day is a 1993 American fantasy comedy film directed by Harold Ramis. A derisive weatherman (Bill Murray) finds himself reliving the same day over and over again after reporting a small ...more

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The Day the Earth Stood ... is listed (or ranked) 4 on the list The Best Movies With Day in the Title
Patricia Neal, Michael Rennie, Frances Bavier

Released: 1951

Directed by: Robert Wise

The Day the Earth Stood Still is a 1951 American black-and-white science fiction film from 20th Century Fox, produced by Julian Blaustein, directed by Robert Wise, and starring Michael Rennie, ...more

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Bad Day at Black Rock is listed (or ranked) 5 on the list The Best Movies With Day in the Title
Spencer Tracy, Ernest Borgnine, Lee Marvin

Released: 1955

Directed by: John Sturges

Bad Day at Black Rock is a 1955 thriller film directed by John Sturges and starring Spencer Tracy and Robert Ryan that combines elements of Westerns and film noir. The supporting cast includes ...more

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A Day at the Races is listed (or ranked) 6 on the list The Best Movies With Day in the Title
Groucho Marx, Harpo Marx, Maureen O'Sullivan

Released: 1937

Directed by: Sam Wood

A Day at the Races is the seventh film starring the three Marx Brothers, with Margaret Dumont, Allan Jones, and Maureen O'Sullivan. Like their previous MGM feature A Night at the Opera, this ...more

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Winnie the Pooh and the ... is listed (or ranked) 7 on the list The Best Movies With Day in the Title
Clint Howard, Howard Morris, Sterling Holloway

Released: 1968

Directed by: Wolfgang Reitherman

Winnie the Pooh and his friends make their way through an especially windy day.
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Winnie the Pooh and a Da... is listed (or ranked) 8 on the list The Best Movies With Day in the Title
Jim Cummings, Howard Morris, Sterling Holloway

Released: 1983

Directed by: Wolfgang Reitherman

Winnie the Pooh and a Day for Eeyore is a Disney Winnie the Pooh animated featurette, based on two chapters from the books Winnie-the-Pooh and The House at Pooh Corner, originally released ...more
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Training Day is listed (or ranked) 9 on the list The Best Movies With Day in the Title
Eva Mendes, Snoop Dogg, Denzel Washington

Released: 2001

Directed by: Antoine Fuqua

Training Day is a 2001 American thriller film directed by Antoine Fuqua, written by David Ayer, and starring Denzel Washington and Ethan Hawke. The story follows two LAPD narcotics officers over ...more

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Die Another Day is listed (or ranked) 10 on the list The Best Movies With Day in the Title
Madonna, Halle Berry, Pierce Brosnan

Released: 2002

Directed by: Lee Tamahori

This film is the twentieth spy film in the James Bond series, and the fourth and last film to star Pierce Brosnan as the fictional MI6 agent James Bond. The film follows Bond as he leads a ...more

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Independence Day is listed (or ranked) 11 on the list The Best Movies With Day in the Title
Will Smith, Jeff Goldblum, Vivica A. Fox

Released: 1996

Directed by: Roland Emmerich

Independence Day is a 1996 American science fiction disaster film co-written and directed by Roland Emmerich. The film stars Will Smith, Bill Pullman, Jeff Goldblum, Mary McDonnell, Judd Hirsch, ...more

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The Day After Tomorrow ... is listed (or ranked) 12 on the list The Best Movies With Day in the Title
Emmy Rossum, Jake Gyllenhaal, Dennis Quaid

Released: 2004

Directed by: Roland Emmerich

The Day After Tomorrow is a 2004 American climate fiction-disaster film co-written, directed, and produced by Roland Emmerich and starring Dennis Quaid, Jake Gyllenhaal, Ian Holm, Emmy Rossum, ...more

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Terminator 2: Judgment D... is listed (or ranked) 13 on the list The Best Movies With Day in the Title
Arnold Schwarzenegger, Edward Furlong, Linda Hamilton

Released: 1991

Directed by: James Cameron

Terminator 2: Judgment Day is a 1991 American science fiction action thriller film written, produced and directed by James Cameron. The film stars Arnold Schwarzenegger, Linda Hamilton, Robert ...more

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Dog Day Afternoon is listed (or ranked) 14 on the list The Best Movies With Day in the Title
Al Pacino, Carol Kane, Charles Durning

Released: 1975

Directed by: Sidney Lumet

Dog Day Afternoon is a 1975 American drama film directed by Sidney Lumet, written by Frank Pierson, and produced by Martin Bregman and Martin Elfand. The film stars Al Pacino, John Cazale, ...more

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A Good Day to Die Hard ... is listed (or ranked) 15 on the list The Best Movies With Day in the Title
Bruce Willis, Patrick Stewart, Anne Vyalitsyna

Released: 2013

Directed by: John Moore

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Snow Day is listed (or ranked) 16 on the list The Best Movies With Day in the Title
Chevy Chase, Emmanuelle Chriqui, Iggy Pop

Released: 2000

Directed by: Chris Koch

Snow Day is a 2000 American comedy film by Paramount Pictures and Nickelodeon Movies. It was released on February 11, 2000 and was met with generally negative reviews from film critics, but was ...more
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Porky's II: The Next Day... is listed (or ranked) 17 on the list The Best Movies With Day in the Title
Art Hindle, Edward Winter, Eric Christmas

Released: 1983

Directed by: Bob Clark

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I Hate Valentine's Day ... is listed (or ranked) 18 on the list The Best Movies With Day in the Title
Rachel Dratch, Nia Vardalos, John Corbett

Released: 2009

Directed by: Nia Vardalos

I Hate Valentine's Day is a 2009 romantic comedy film written and directed by Nia Vardalos. The film stars Vardalos and John Corbett, previously seen together in Vardalos' hit 2002 film My Big ...more
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The Day of the Jackal is listed (or ranked) 19 on the list The Best Movies With Day in the Title
Derek Jacobi, Edward Fox, Donald Sinden

Released: 1973

Directed by: Fred Zinnemann

The Day of the Jackal is a 1973 Anglo-French thriller film directed by Fred Zinnemann and starring Edward Fox and Michael Lonsdale. Based on the 1971 novel The Day of the Jackal by Frederick ...more

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Baby's Day Out is listed (or ranked) 20 on the list The Best Movies With Day in the Title
Cynthia Nixon, Lara Flynn Boyle, Joe Mantegna

Released: 1994

Directed by: Patrick Read Johnson

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Day Watch is listed (or ranked) 21 on the list The Best Movies With Day in the Title
Jeanna Friske, Gosha Kutsenko, Aleksei Chadov

Released: 2006

Directed by: Timur Bekmambetov

Day Watch, is a 2006 Russian dark fantasy action film written and directed by Timur Bekmambetov. Marketed as "the first film of the year", it opened in theatres across Russia on 1 ...more
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Daddy Day Care is listed (or ranked) 22 on the list The Best Movies With Day in the Title
Eddie Murphy, Lacey Chabert, Elle Fanning

Released: 2003

Directed by: Steve Carr

Daddy Day Care is a 2003 American comedy film starring Eddie Murphy and co-starring Jeff Garlin, Steve Zahn, Regina King, Anjelica Huston and Lacey Chabert. Written by Geoff Rodkey and directed ...more

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On a Clear Day You Can S... is listed (or ranked) 23 on the list The Best Movies With Day in the Title

Released: 1970

Directed by: Vincente Minnelli

On a Clear Day You Can See Forever is a musical with music by Burton Lane and a book and lyrics by Alan Jay Lerner based loosely on Berkeley Square, written in 1929 by John L. Balderston. It ...more
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Just Another Day is listed (or ranked) 24 on the list The Best Movies With Day in the Title
Ja Rule, Big Daddy Kane, Trick Daddy

Released: 2010

Directed by: Peter Spirer

Just Another Day is a 2010 drama film directed by Peter Spirer.
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One Fine Day is listed (or ranked) 25 on the list The Best Movies With Day in the Title
George Clooney, Michelle Pfeiffer, Amanda Peet

Released: 1996

Directed by: Michael Hoffman

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