Film The Best Movies With Desire in the Title  

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

Notable films with desire in the title include A Streetcar Named Desire, Wings of Desire, and A Streetcar Named Desire, although there are many more examples on this list. This poll is interactive, meaning you can vote the desire movies up or down depending on how much you like them.

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A Streetcar Named Desire is listed (or ranked) 1 on the list The Best Movies With Desire in the Title
Marlon Brando, Vivien Leigh, Karl Malden A Streetcar Named Desire is a 1951 American drama film adaptation of Tennessee Williams's Pulitzer Prize-winning 1947 play of the same name. It is the story of a southern lady, Blanche Dubois, ...more

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Wings of Desire is listed (or ranked) 2 on the list The Best Movies With Desire in the Title
Peter Falk, Bruno Ganz, Solveig Dommartin Wings of Desire is a 1987 Franco-German romantic fantasy film directed by Wim Wenders. The film is about invisible, immortal angels who populate Berlin and listen to the thoughts of the human ...more

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Desire Under the Elms is listed (or ranked) 3 on the list The Best Movies With Desire in the Title
Sophia Loren, Anthony Perkins, Burl Ives Desire Under the Elms is a 1958 American film version of the 1924 play Desire Under the Elms written by Eugene O'Neill. The film was directed by Delbert Mann from a screenplay by O'Neill and ...more

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A Streetcar Named Desire is listed (or ranked) 4 on the list The Best Movies With Desire in the Title
Ann-Margret, Randy Quaid, Beverly DAngelo A Streetcar Named Desire is a 1984 television drama film directed by John Erman. Based on the 1947 play by Tennessee Williams, it stars Ann-Margret and Treat Williams.

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Desire is listed (or ranked) 5 on the list The Best Movies With Desire in the Title
Leonor Watling, Cecilia Roth, Leonardo Sbaraglia Desire is a 2002 drama film written by Ángeles Caso and directed by Gerardo Vera.

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Fatal Desire is listed (or ranked) 6 on the list The Best Movies With Desire in the Title
Anne Heche, Eric Roberts, Bird York Fatal Desire is a made-for-TV film produced by Lifetime Television. It premiered April 3, 2006 on the network and starred Eric Roberts as Joe, an ex-policeman turned casino pit boss in Atlantic ...more

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The Botany Of Desire is listed (or ranked) 7 on the list The Best Movies With Desire in the Title
Frances McDormand, Michael Pollan The Botany Of Desire is a 2009 film directed by Michael Schwarz.

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Law of Desire is listed (or ranked) 8 on the list The Best Movies With Desire in the Title
Antonio Banderas, Carmen Maura, Rossy de Palma Law of Desire or La ley del deseo is a 1987 film by Pedro Almodóvar. Considered to be Almodóvar's first explicitly gay film, it focuses on a complex love triangle between three ...more

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Of Love and Desire is listed (or ranked) 9 on the list The Best Movies With Desire in the Title
Merle Oberon, Curd Jürgens, John Agar Of Love and Desire is a 1963 film directed by Richard Rush.

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Criminal Desire is listed (or ranked) 10 on the list The Best Movies With Desire in the Title
David Carradine, Michael York, David Faustino Criminal Desire is a 1998 drama film written by Mark Freed, Dave Tedder and directed by Mark Freed.

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Dirt and Desire is listed (or ranked) 11 on the list The Best Movies With Desire in the Title

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One Desire is listed (or ranked) 12 on the list The Best Movies With Desire in the Title
Natalie Wood, Rock Hudson One Desire is a 1955 film directed by Jerry Hopper. It stars Anne Baxter and Rock Hudson. Described as a "rugged story of oil-boom Oklahoma in the early 1900s", it was adapted from ...more

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That Obscure Object of Desire is listed (or ranked) 13 on the list The Best Movies With Desire in the Title
Carole Bouquet, Michel Piccoli, Fernando Rey That Obscure Object of Desire, released in 1977, was the final film directed by Luis Buñuel. Set in Spain and France against the backdrop of a terrorist insurgency, the film tells the ...more

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Deadly Desire is listed (or ranked) 14 on the list The Best Movies With Desire in the Title
Will Patton, Jack Scalia, Kathryn Harrold Deadly Desire is a 1991 made-for-TV thriller film directed by Charles Corell and starring Jack Scalia, Kathryn Harrold, and Will Patton.

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The Empire of Desire is listed (or ranked) 15 on the list The Best Movies With Desire in the Title
Benjamin Cattan, Aldine Muller, Meiry Vieira O império do desejo is a 1981 comedy and drama film written and directed by Carlos Reichenbach.

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Fear and Desire is listed (or ranked) 16 on the list The Best Movies With Desire in the Title
Paul Mazursky, Frank Silvera, Kenneth Harp Fear and Desire is a 1953 American military action/adventure film directed, produced, shot, and edited by Stanley Kubrick. It is Kubrick’s first feature film and is also one of his least-seen ...more

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Fatal Desire is listed (or ranked) 17 on the list The Best Movies With Desire in the Title
Anthony Quinn, May Britt, Ettore Manni Cavalleria rusticana is a 3-D Italian drama film directed by Carmine Gallone. The film is based on the opera Cavalleria rusticana and stars May Britt, Anthony Quinn, and Ettore Manni. Quinn ...more

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When Men Desire is listed (or ranked) 18 on the list The Best Movies With Desire in the Title
When Men Desire is a 1919 film directed by J. Gordon Edwards.

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The Days of Desire is listed (or ranked) 19 on the list The Best Movies With Desire in the Title
Catherine Wilkening, Zsolt László, Ákos Köszegi The Days of Desire is a 2009 drama film written and directed by József Pacskovsky.

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Chopin: Desire for Love is listed (or ranked) 20 on the list The Best Movies With Desire in the Title
Janusz Gajos, Danuta Stenka, Jerzy Zelnik Chopin: Desire for Love is a film created by director Jerzy Antczak based on the life story of the famous Polish pianist and composer Fryderyk Chopin. The plot covers the affair between Chopin ...more

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Wild Desire is listed (or ranked) 21 on the list The Best Movies With Desire in the Title
Nadia El Guindy, Hanan Tork Wild Desire is a 1992 drama film written by Wahid Hamid and directed by Khairy Beshara.

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A Streetcar Named Desire is listed (or ranked) 22 on the list The Best Movies With Desire in the Title
Alec Baldwin, Diane Lane, Jessica Lange A Streetcar Named Desire is a 1995 television drama film directed by Glenn Jordan and starring Alec Baldwin, Jessica Lange, John Goodman and Diane Lane that first aired on CBS Television. Based ...more

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Desire is listed (or ranked) 23 on the list The Best Movies With Desire in the Title
Graham Greene, Alberta Watson, Martin Donovan Desire is a 2000 drama romance thriller film written and directed by Colleen Murphy.

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Crazy Desire is listed (or ranked) 24 on the list The Best Movies With Desire in the Title
Ugo Tognazzi, Catherine Spaak, Luciano Salce Crazy Desire is a 1962 Italian comedy film directed by Luciano Salce. It launched the film career of Catherine Spaak. The film was initially blocked by the Italian censorship committee and then ...more

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Desire is listed (or ranked) 25 on the list The Best Movies With Desire in the Title
Desire is a 1984 film directed by Anna Maria Tatò.

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Slave of Desire is listed (or ranked) 26 on the list The Best Movies With Desire in the Title
Bessie Love, George Walsh Slave of Desire is a 1923 American silent drama film produced and distributed by Goldwyn Pictures, and based on the novel La peau de chagrin, roman philosophique by Honoré de Balzac. The ...more

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Island of Desire is listed (or ranked) 27 on the list The Best Movies With Desire in the Title
Linda Darnell, Tab Hunter, John Laurie Saturday Island is a 1952 British romantic war film directed by Stuart Heisler and starring Linda Darnell, Tab Hunter, Donald Gray and John Laurie, Lloyd Lamble and Peter Butterworth.

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Desire is listed (or ranked) 28 on the list The Best Movies With Desire in the Title
Desire is a 1923 film directed by Rowland V. Lee.

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A Man Named Desire is listed (or ranked) 29 on the list The Best Movies With Desire in the Title

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Chaos and Desire is listed (or ranked) 30 on the list The Best Movies With Desire in the Title
Geneviève Bujold, Julie Gayet, Pascale Bussières La Turbulence des Fluides is a 2002 drama mystery romance film written and directed by Manon Briand.

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Twisted Desire is listed (or ranked) 31 on the list The Best Movies With Desire in the Title
Melissa Joan Hart, Daniel Baldwin, Jeremy Jordan Twisted Desire is a 1996 American television drama/thriller film written by Carey Hayes & Chad Hayes and directed by Craig R. Baxley. It stars Melissa Joan Hart, Daniel Baldwin, Meadow ...more

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Desire is listed (or ranked) 32 on the list The Best Movies With Desire in the Title
Conrad Veidt, Gussy Holl Desire is a 1921 silent film directed by F. W. Murnau and starring Conrad Veidt. It tells the story of a male dancer who falls in love with a grand duchess, only to be arrested, and his ...more

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Victim of Desire is listed (or ranked) 33 on the list The Best Movies With Desire in the Title
Shannon Tweed, Julie Strain, Marc Singer Investigator Pete Starky is hot on the trail of $70 million in embezzled cash. The trail leads to Leeland Duvall, a wealthy white collar killer. But when Duvall dies in a mysterious car ...more

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Desire Me is listed (or ranked) 34 on the list The Best Movies With Desire in the Title
Robert Mitchum, Greer Garson, Stanley Andrews Desire Me is a 1947 American film. It had a troubled production and was issued without a director's credit.

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As You Desire Me is listed (or ranked) 35 on the list The Best Movies With Desire in the Title
Greta Garbo, Erich von Stroheim, Hedda Hopper As You Desire Me is a 1932 film adaptation of the play by Luigi Pirandello released by Metro-Goldwyn-Mayer. It was produced and directed by George Fitzmaurice with Irving Thalberg as ...more

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Shadows of Desire is listed (or ranked) 36 on the list The Best Movies With Desire in the Title
Nicollette Sheridan, Piper Laurie, Richard Roundtree Shadows of Desire is a 1994 television film starring Nicollette Sheridan, Joe Lando, Adrian Pasdar, Richard Roundtree, Piper Laurie and Brandon Smith. It was directed by Sam Pillsbury and ...more

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Surviving Desire is listed (or ranked) 37 on the list The Best Movies With Desire in the Title
Martin Donovan, Matt Malloy, Steven Schub Surviving Desire is a 1991 American comedy-drama film written and directed by Hal Hartley. It stars Martin Donovan, Julie Kessler, Matt Malloy, Merritt Nelson, and Mary B. Ward.

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Stolen Desire is listed (or ranked) 38 on the list The Best Movies With Desire in the Title
Hiroyuki Nagato, Kō Nishimura, Osamu Takizawa Stolen Desire is a 1958 Japanese film by director Shohei Imamura. This was the first film Imamura directed.

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The Golden Lotus: Love and Des... is listed (or ranked) 39 on the list The Best Movies With Desire in the Title
Fong Yak-Ting A passionate love-triangle is at the center of this 1991 erotic drama from writer/director Li Han Chiang. Pan Jin Lian finds her happy life shattered when she discovers her husband has fallen ...more

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Human Desire is listed (or ranked) 40 on the list The Best Movies With Desire in the Title
Glenn Ford, Edgar Buchanan, Broderick Crawford Human Desire is a 1954 black-and-white film noir directed by Fritz Lang, and loosely based on the novel La Bête humaine by Émile Zola. The story had been filmed twice before: La ...more

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Anatomy of Desire is listed (or ranked) 41 on the list The Best Movies With Desire in the Title
Brad Fraser Anatomy of Desire is a 1995 documentary film written by David Wilson and directed by Peter Tyler Boullata and Jean-Francois Monette.

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Desire and Hell at Sunset Mote... is listed (or ranked) 42 on the list The Best Movies With Desire in the Title
Sherilyn Fenn, Paul Bartel, David Hewlett Desire and Hell at Sunset Motel is a 1992 neo-noir black comedy written and directed by Alien Castle and produced by Donald P. Borchers that film stars Sherilyn Fenn, Whip Hubley, David Hewlett, ...more

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The Man Without Desire is listed (or ranked) 43 on the list The Best Movies With Desire in the Title
Ivor Novello, Nina Vanna The Man Without Desire is a 1923 British silent film fantasy drama, directed by Adrian Brunel and starring Ivor Novello, who also co-produced the film along with Miles Mander. The film was ...more

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Desire in the Dust is listed (or ranked) 44 on the list The Best Movies With Desire in the Title
Raymond Burr, Joan Bennett, Martha Hyer Desire in the Dust is a 1960 film made by 20th Century Fox, directed by William F. Claxton, and produced by Robert L. Lippert. The film stars Raymond Burr, Martha Hyer and Joan Bennett. The ...more

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Desire is listed (or ranked) 45 on the list The Best Movies With Desire in the Title
Desire is a 1989 film directed by Stuart Marshall.

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Lucifer's Unholy Desire is listed (or ranked) 46 on the list The Best Movies With Desire in the Title

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Mr. Desire is listed (or ranked) 47 on the list The Best Movies With Desire in the Title
Vittorio De Sica Mr. Desire is a 1934 Italian comedy film directed by Gennaro Righelli and starring Vittorio De Sica.

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Visiting Desire is listed (or ranked) 48 on the list The Best Movies With Desire in the Title
Visiting Desire is a 1996 comedy documentary film directed by Beth B.

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Caves of Desire is listed (or ranked) 49 on the list The Best Movies With Desire in the Title
Park No-sik, Mun Tae-seon, Kim Nan-Yeong

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The Lure of Heart's Desire is listed (or ranked) 50 on the list The Best Movies With Desire in the Title
Edmund Breese The Lure of Heart's Desire is a 1916 silent American drama film directed by Francis J. Grandon. The film is considered to be lost.