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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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Independence Day is listed (or ranked) 1 on the list The Best Movies With Day in the Title
Independence Day Will Smith, Jeff Goldblum, Vivica A. Fox 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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Groundhog Day is listed (or ranked) 2 on the list The Best Movies With Day in the Title
Groundhog Day Bill Murray, Andie MacDowell, Michael Shannon Groundhog Day is a 1993 American fantasy comedy film directed by Harold Ramis, starring Bill Murray, Andie MacDowell, and Chris Elliott. It was written by Ramis and Danny Rubin, based on a story ...more

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Terminator 2: Judgment Day is listed (or ranked) 3 on the list The Best Movies With Day in the Title
Terminator 2: Judgment Day Arnold Schwarzenegger, Edward Furlong, Linda Hamilton 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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Ferris Bueller's Day Off is listed (or ranked) 4 on the list The Best Movies With Day in the Title
Ferris Bueller's Day Off Charlie Sheen, Matthew Broderick, Jeffrey Jones 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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Dog Day Afternoon is listed (or ranked) 5 on the list The Best Movies With Day in the Title
Dog Day Afternoon Al Pacino, Carol Kane, Charles Durning Dog Day Afternoon is a 1975 American crime 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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The Longest Day is listed (or ranked) 6 on the list The Best Movies With Day in the Title
The Longest Day Sean Connery, John Wayne, Richard Burton The Longest Day is a 1962 war film based on the 1959 history book The Longest Day by Cornelius Ryan, about D-Day, the Normandy landings on June 6, 1944, during World War II. The film was ...more

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The Day the Earth Stood Still is listed (or ranked) 7 on the list The Best Movies With Day in the Title
The Day the Earth Stood Still Patricia Neal, Michael Rennie, Frances Bavier 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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Just Another Day is listed (or ranked) 8 on the list The Best Movies With Day in the Title
Just Another Day Ja Rule, Big Daddy Kane, Trick Daddy Just Another Day is a 2010 drama film directed by Peter Spirer.

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Training Day is listed (or ranked) 9 on the list The Best Movies With Day in the Title
Training Day Eva Mendes, Snoop Dogg, Denzel Washington Training Day is a 2001 American crime thriller film directed by Antoine Fuqua, written by David Ayer, and starring Denzel Washington and Ethan Hawke. The story follows two LAPD narcotics ...more

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Bad Day at Black Rock is listed (or ranked) 10 on the list The Best Movies With Day in the Title
Bad Day at Black Rock Spencer Tracy, Ernest Borgnine, Lee Marvin 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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Beauty of the Day is listed (or ranked) 11 on the list The Best Movies With Day in the Title
Beauty of the Day Catherine Deneuve, Michel Piccoli, Francisco Rabal Belle de Jour dramatizes the collision between depravity and elegance, one of the favorite themes of director Luis Buñuel. Catherine Deneuve stars as a wealthy but bored newlywed, eager ...more

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A Day at the Races is listed (or ranked) 12 on the list The Best Movies With Day in the Title
A Day at the Races Groucho Marx, Harpo Marx, Maureen O'Sullivan 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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Die Another Day is listed (or ranked) 13 on the list The Best Movies With Day in the Title
Die Another Day Madonna, Halle Berry, Pierce Brosnan Die Another Day 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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Winnie the Pooh and the Bluste... is listed (or ranked) 14 on the list The Best Movies With Day in the Title
Winnie the Pooh and the Blustery Day Clint Howard, Howard Morris, Sterling Holloway Winnie the Pooh and his friends make their way through an especially windy day.

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The Day of the Locust is listed (or ranked) 15 on the list The Best Movies With Day in the Title
The Day of the Locust Donald Sutherland, Burgess Meredith, Jackie Earle Haley The Day of the Locust is a 1975 American drama film directed by John Schlesinger, and starring William Atherton, Karen Black, and Donald Sutherland. The screenplay by Waldo Salt is based on the ...more

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A Brighter Summer Day is listed (or ranked) 16 on the list The Best Movies With Day in the Title
A Brighter Summer Day Chang Chen, Elaine Jin, Han Chang A Brighter Summer Day is a 1991 Taiwanese drama film directed by Edward Yang. The film is an extraordinarily large project for a Chinese-language film, not only for its duration of almost four ...more

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A Grand Day Out is listed (or ranked) 17 on the list The Best Movies With Day in the Title
A Grand Day Out Peter Sallis A Grand Day Out is a 1990 British stop motion animated short film directed and animated by Nick Park at Aardman Animations in Bristol. In the film, Wallace and Gromit spend a bank holiday by ...more

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One Fine Day is listed (or ranked) 18 on the list The Best Movies With Day in the Title
One Fine Day George Clooney, Michelle Pfeiffer, Amanda Peet One Fine Day is a 1996 American romantic comedy film directed by Michael Hoffman, starring Michelle Pfeiffer and George Clooney as two single working parents, with Alex D. Linz and Mae Whitman ...more

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Day of the Dead is listed (or ranked) 19 on the list The Best Movies With Day in the Title
Day of the Dead Sherman Howard, Jarlath Conroy, Terry Alexander Day of the Dead is a 1985 American horror film written and directed by George A. Romero and the third film in Romero's Dead series, being preceded by Night of the Living Dead and Dawn of the ...more

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Alexander and the Terrible, Ho... is listed (or ranked) 20 on the list The Best Movies With Day in the Title
Alexander and the Terrible, Horrible, No Good, Very Bad Day Jennifer Garner, Steve Carell, Bella Thorne Alexander and the Terrible, Horrible, No Good, Very Bad Day is a 2014 American comedy film directed by Miguel Arteta from a screenplay written by Rob Lieber. The film stars Steve Carell, ...more

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Porky's II: The Next Day is listed (or ranked) 21 on the list The Best Movies With Day in the Title
Porky's II: The Next Day Art Hindle, Edward Winter, Eric Christmas Porky's II: The Next Day is the 1983 sequel to the 1982 film Porky's. The film is co-written and directed by Bob Clark. Unlike the previous film, Porky himself does not appear.

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Daddy Day Care is listed (or ranked) 22 on the list The Best Movies With Day in the Title
Daddy Day Care Eddie Murphy, Lacey Chabert, Elle Fanning 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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Day of the Dead is listed (or ranked) 23 on the list The Best Movies With Day in the Title
Day of the Dead Mena Suvari, AnnaLynne McCord, Nick Cannon Day of the Dead is a 2008 American horror film about a virus outbreak that causes people to turn into violent zombie-like creatures. It is a loose remake of George A. Romero's zombie film of the ...more

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The Boondock Saints II: All Sa... is listed (or ranked) 24 on the list The Best Movies With Day in the Title
The Boondock Saints II: All Saints Day Willem Dafoe, Julie Benz, Judd Nelson The Boondock Saints II: All Saints Day is a 2009 American vigilante film written and directed by Troy Duffy. The film serves as a sequel to the 1999 film The Boondock Saints. The film stars Sean ...more

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The Day After Tomorrow is listed (or ranked) 25 on the list The Best Movies With Day in the Title
The Day After Tomorrow Emmy Rossum, Jake Gyllenhaal, Dennis Quaid 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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Knight and Day is listed (or ranked) 26 on the list The Best Movies With Day in the Title
Knight and Day Cameron Diaz, Tom Cruise, Maggie Grace Knight and Day, is a 2010 action comedy film starring Tom Cruise and Cameron Diaz. The film, directed by James Mangold, is Cruise and Diaz's second on-screen collaboration following the 2001 ...more

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The Day the Earth Stood Still is listed (or ranked) 27 on the list The Best Movies With Day in the Title
The Day the Earth Stood Still Jennifer Connelly, Keanu Reeves, Jon Hamm The Day the Earth Stood Still is a 2008 American science fiction film, a remake of the 1951 film of the same name. The screenplay is based on the 1940 classic science fiction short story ...more

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The Remains of the Day is listed (or ranked) 28 on the list The Best Movies With Day in the Title
The Remains of the Day Lena Headey, Anthony Hopkins, Emma Thompson The Remains of the Day is a 1993 Merchant Ivory film adapted by Ruth Prawer Jhabvala from the novel by Kazuo Ishiguro. It was directed by James Ivory and produced by Ismail Merchant, Mike ...more

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A Good Day to Die Hard is listed (or ranked) 29 on the list The Best Movies With Day in the Title
A Good Day to Die Hard Bruce Willis, Patrick Stewart, Anne Vyalitsyna A Good Day to Die Hard is a 2013 action crime thriller film written by Roderick Thorp and Skip Woods and directed by John Moore.

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Miss Pettigrew Lives for a Day is listed (or ranked) 30 on the list The Best Movies With Day in the Title
Miss Pettigrew Lives for a Day Amy Adams, Mark Strong, Frances McDormand Miss Pettigrew Lives for a Day is a 2008 romantic comedy film directed by Bharat Nalluri. The screenplay by David Magee and Simon Beaufoy is based on the 1938 novel of the same name by Winifred ...more

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Next Day Air is listed (or ranked) 31 on the list The Best Movies With Day in the Title
Next Day Air Mos Def, Lauren London, Mike Epps Next Day Air is a 2009 American action comedy film that was released by Summit Entertainment on May 8, 2009. The film starring Donald Faison and Mike Epps was produced on an estimated budget of ...more

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The Day of the Triffids is listed (or ranked) 32 on the list The Best Movies With Day in the Title
The Day of the Triffids Howard Keel, Carole Ann Ford, Mervyn Johns The Day of the Triffids is a 1962 British film based on the 1951 science fiction novel of the same name by John Wyndham. The picture was directed by Steve Sekely, and Howard Keel played the ...more

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One Day is listed (or ranked) 33 on the list The Best Movies With Day in the Title
One Day Anne Hathaway, Patricia Clarkson, Jim Sturgess One Day is a 2011 romance drama film directed by Lone Scherfig. It was adapted by David Nicholls from his 2009 novel of the same name. It stars Anne Hathaway and Jim Sturgess. Focus Features ...more

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Day for Night is listed (or ranked) 34 on the list The Best Movies With Day in the Title
Day for Night Jacqueline Bissett, Graham Greene, François Truffaut La Nuit américaine is a 1973 French film directed by François Truffaut. It stars Jacqueline Bisset and Jean-Pierre Léaud. In French, nuit américaine is a technical ...more

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The Day of the Jackal is listed (or ranked) 35 on the list The Best Movies With Day in the Title
The Day of the Jackal Derek Jacobi, Edward Fox, Donald Sinden 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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Day of the Animals is listed (or ranked) 36 on the list The Best Movies With Day in the Title
Day of the Animals Leslie Nielsen, Christopher George, Michael Ansara Day of the Animals is a 1977 American horror film thriller directed by William Girdler and based on a story written by Edward L. Montoro. Premiering on May 13, 1977, the movie reunited stars ...more

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A Hard Day's Night is listed (or ranked) 37 on the list The Best Movies With Day in the Title
RobLein added A Hard Day's Night Paul McCartney, John Lennon, George Harrison A Hard Day's Night is a 1964 British black-and-white comedy film directed by Richard Lester and starring the Beatles—John Lennon, Paul McCartney, George Harrison and Ringo Starr—during the ...more

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April Fool's Day is listed (or ranked) 38 on the list The Best Movies With Day in the Title
April Fool's Day Deborah Foreman, Thomas F. Wilson, Ken Olandt April Fool's Day is an American mystery dark comedy horror film released in 1986 by Paramount Pictures. It was directed by Fred Walton, from the screenplay by Danilo Bach. The original music ...more

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On a Clear Day You Can See For... is listed (or ranked) 39 on the list The Best Movies With Day in the Title
On a Clear Day You Can See Forever 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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One California Day is listed (or ranked) 40 on the list The Best Movies With Day in the Title
One California Day Jeff Johnson, Keith Malloy, Greg Noll One California Day is a 2007 documentary film about surfing shot in six coastal regions in California. Directed by Mark Jeremias and Jason Baffa, the film looks at the experience of California ...more

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April Fool's Day is listed (or ranked) 41 on the list The Best Movies With Day in the Title
April Fool's Day Taylor Cole, Scout Taylor-Compton, Josh Henderson April Fool's Day is a 2008 American horror film, which is a direct-to-DVD remake of the 1986 film of the same name. It is directed by The Butcher Brothers, also known as Mitchell Altieri and ...more

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Candyman 3: Day of the Dead is listed (or ranked) 42 on the list The Best Movies With Day in the Title
Candyman 3: Day of the Dead Donna D'Errico, Tony Todd, Lupe Ontiveros Candyman 3: Day of the Dead is a 1999 straight-to-DVD horror film directed by Turi Meyer. It is the third film in the Candyman series.

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Daddy Day Camp is listed (or ranked) 43 on the list The Best Movies With Day in the Title
Daddy Day Camp Cuba Gooding Jr., Tamala Jones, Brian Doyle-Murray Charlie Hinton (Cuba Gooding, Jr.) and Phil Ryerson (Paul Rae) are in over their heads. Summer is coming and after running the very successful Daddy Day Care, they are losing half the group to ...more

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The 6th Day is listed (or ranked) 44 on the list The Best Movies With Day in the Title
The 6th Day Arnold Schwarzenegger, Robert Duvall, Terry Crews The 6th Day is a 2000 American science fiction film directed by Roger Spottiswoode, and starring Arnold Schwarzenegger as family man Adam Gibson, who is cloned without his knowledge or consent ...more

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Christmas Every Day is listed (or ranked) 45 on the list The Best Movies With Day in the Title
Christmas Every Day Bess Armstrong, Yvonne Zima, Erik von Detten Christmas Every Day is a 1996 American television movie, based on William Dean Howells's 1892 short story, "Christmas Every Day". It was directed by Larry Peerce, starred Erik von ...more

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Bad Day on the Block is listed (or ranked) 46 on the list The Best Movies With Day in the Title
Bad Day on the Block Charlie Sheen, Sarah Jessica Parker, Sandra Oh Bad Day on the Block is a 1997 psychological thriller film directed by Craig R. Baxley. It stars Charlie Sheen and Mare Winningham. Although intended to be released in theaters, it was ...more

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The Day It Came to Earth is listed (or ranked) 47 on the list The Best Movies With Day in the Title
The Day It Came to Earth Rita Wilson, George Gobel, Robert Ginnaven

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The Day the Sky Exploded is listed (or ranked) 48 on the list The Best Movies With Day in the Title
The Day the Sky Exploded Paul Hubschmid, Ivo Garrani, Madeleine Fischer The Day the Sky Exploded is a 1958 Italian science fiction film directed by Paolo Heusch. It is known as the first Italian sci-fi dramatic film, predating even the sci-fi films of Antonio ...more

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Went the Day Well? is listed (or ranked) 49 on the list The Best Movies With Day in the Title
Went the Day Well? Thora Hird, Elizabeth Allan, Edward Rigby Went the Day Well? is a 1942 British war film adapted from a story by Graham Greene and directed by Alberto Cavalcanti. It was produced by Michael Balcon of Ealing Studios and served as ...more

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The Day is listed (or ranked) 50 on the list The Best Movies With Day in the Title
The Day Shannyn Sossamon, Dominic Monaghan, Shawn Ashmore The Day is a 2011 Canadian post-apocalyptic film directed by Douglas Aarniokoski. The film stars Ashley Bell, Shannyn Sossamon, Dominic Monaghan, Shawn Ashmore and Cory Hardrict. The film ...more