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

Notable films with dog in the title include Dog Day Afternoon, Alpha Dog, and Man Bites Dog, although there are many more examples on this list. This poll is interactive, meaning you can vote the dog movies up or down depending on how much you like them.

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The Shaggy Dog [1959] is listed (or ranked) 1 on the list The Best Movies With Dog in the Title
The Shaggy Dog [1959] Annette Funicello, Fred MacMurray, Jack Albertson The Shaggy Dog is a black-and-white 1959 Walt Disney film about Wilby Daniels, a teenage boy who by the power of an enchanted ring of the Borgias is transformed into the title character, a ...more

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Firehouse Dog is listed (or ranked) 2 on the list The Best Movies With Dog in the Title
Firehouse Dog Josh Hutchersonm, Bruce Greenwood, Bree Turner Firehouse Dog is a 2007 American family film produced by Regency Enterprises and distributed by 20th Century Fox. Directed by Todd Holland, it stars Josh Hutcherson, Bruce Greenwood, Dash Mihok, ...more

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Wishbone's Dog Days of the Wes... is listed (or ranked) 3 on the list The Best Movies With Dog in the Title
Wishbone's Dog Days of the West Bill Allen, Christie Abbott, Mary Chris Wall In the dusty town of Chaparosa, Texas, one one knows how to tame the land better than Long Bill Longley and his best friend Tom Merwin. But, can our two heroes tame the resident bad guy, ...more

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Cop Dog is listed (or ranked) 4 on the list The Best Movies With Dog in the Title

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The Shaggy Dog is listed (or ranked) 5 on the list The Best Movies With Dog in the Title
The Shaggy Dog Robert Downey Jr., Tim Allen, Danny Glover The Shaggy Dog is a 2006 comedy film by Walt Disney Pictures. It is the second remake of the 1959 film of the same name, which was first remade as a television film in 1994. Both the 1959 and ...more

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Dog Soldiers is listed (or ranked) 6 on the list The Best Movies With Dog in the Title
Dog Soldiers Kevin McKidd, Liam Cunningham, Sean Pertwee Dog Soldiers is a 2002 British horror film written and directed by Neil Marshall, and starring Kevin McKidd, Sean Pertwee and Liam Cunningham. A British production, set in the highlands of ...more

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The Karate Dog is listed (or ranked) 7 on the list The Best Movies With Dog in the Title
The Karate Dog Chevy Chase, Jaime Pressly, Jon Voight The Karate Dog is a 2004 television film directed by Bob Clark and produced by Frank Hübner. It stars Chevy Chase, Simon Rex, Jon Voight, and Jaime Pressly. Nicollette Sheridan and Pat ...more

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Alpha Dog is listed (or ranked) 8 on the list The Best Movies With Dog in the Title
Alpha Dog Olivia Wilde, Amanda Seyfried, Amber Heard Alpha Dog is a 2006 American crime drama film written and directed by Nick Cassavetes, first screened at the Sundance Film Festival on January 27, 2006, with a wide release the following year on ...more

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Far from Home: The Adventures ... is listed (or ranked) 9 on the list The Best Movies With Dog in the Title
Far from Home: The Adventures of Yellow Dog Mimi Rogers, Bruce Davison, Jesse Bradford Far from Home: The Adventures of Yellow Dog is a 1995 adventure film starring Jesse Bradford and directed by Phillip Borsos. Its cumulative box office earnings were $10,435,021. The film ...more

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Dracula's Dog is listed (or ranked) 10 on the list The Best Movies With Dog in the Title
Dracula's Dog José Ferrer, Michael Pataki, Reggie Nalder Zoltan, Hound of Dracula is a 1978 horror film starring Michael Pataki and Jose Ferrer, released by Crown International Pictures. It revolves around a dog with the spirit of the vampire Dracula ...more

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I Want a Dog for Christmas, Ch... is listed (or ranked) 11 on the list The Best Movies With Dog in the Title
I Want a Dog for Christmas, Charlie Brown Jimmy Bennett, Bill Melendez, Ashley Rose Orr I Want a Dog for Christmas, Charlie Brown is one of the Peanuts made-for-television specials. The special first aired on ABC on December 9, 2003. It was released to DVD and VHS by Paramount on ...more

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My Dog Skip is listed (or ranked) 12 on the list The Best Movies With Dog in the Title
My Dog Skip Diane Lane, Kevin Bacon, Frankie Muniz My Dog Skip is a 2000 film, directed by Jay Russell. It is based on the autobiographical book My Dog Skip by Willie Morris. The movie was released March 3, 2000. The movie recounts a few ...more

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An Andalusian Dog is listed (or ranked) 13 on the list The Best Movies With Dog in the Title
An Andalusian Dog Salvador Domingo Felipe Jacinto Dalí i Domènech, Luis Buñuel, Simone Mareuil UN CHIEN ANDALOU consists of sixteen minutes of bizarre and surreal images that may or may not mean anything. In a dream-like sequence, a woman's eye is slit open, juxtaposed with a cloud ...more

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Wag the Dog is listed (or ranked) 14 on the list The Best Movies With Dog in the Title
Wag the Dog Kirsten Dunst, Robert De Niro, Dustin Hoffman Wag the Dog is a 1997 black comedy film produced and directed by Barry Levinson. The screenplay by Hilary Henkin and David Mamet was loosely adapted from Larry Beinhart's novel American Hero. ...more

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Wiener Dog Nationals is listed (or ranked) 15 on the list The Best Movies With Dog in the Title
Wiener Dog Nationals Wiener Dog Nationals is a sports comedy film directed by Kevan Peterson.

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Dog Trouble is listed (or ranked) 16 on the list The Best Movies With Dog in the Title
Dog Trouble William Hanna, Lillian Randolph, Billy Bletcher Tom is chasing Jerry again, and they run into a bull dog. The bull dog gets angry, and starts to chase Tom AND Jerry.

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Cool Dog is listed (or ranked) 17 on the list The Best Movies With Dog in the Title
Cool Dog Michael Paré, Christa Campbell, Saxon Sharbino Cool Dog is a 2010 film directed by Danny Lerner.

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Black Dog is listed (or ranked) 18 on the list The Best Movies With Dog in the Title
Black Dog Patrick Swayze, Meat Loaf, Randy Travis Black Dog is a 1998 action film directed by Kevin Hooks and starring Patrick Swayze. The film tells the story of a trucker and ex-con who is manipulated into transporting illegal arms. The film ...more

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Dog Day Afternoon is listed (or ranked) 19 on the list The Best Movies With Dog 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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A Boy and His Dog is listed (or ranked) 20 on the list The Best Movies With Dog in the Title
A Boy and His Dog A Boy and His Dog is a cycle of narratives by author Harlan Ellison. The cycle tells the story of a boy and his telepathic dog, who work together as a team to survive in the post-apocalyptic ...more

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The Dog Who Saved Christmas is listed (or ranked) 21 on the list The Best Movies With Dog in the Title
The Dog Who Saved Christmas Mario Lopez, Dean Cain, Sierra McCormick The Dog Who Saved Christmas is a TV movie starring Dean Cain, Gary Valentine and the voice of Mario López. It was written by childhood friends Michael Ciminera and Richard Gnolfo. It ...more

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Dog Eat Dog is listed (or ranked) 22 on the list The Best Movies With Dog in the Title
Dog Eat Dog Ricky Gervais, David Oyelowo, Anna Wing Dog Eat Dog is a 2001 British film, directed by Moody Shoaibi and written by Moody Shoaibi and Mark Tonderai.

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Top Dog is listed (or ranked) 23 on the list The Best Movies With Dog in the Title
Top Dog Chuck Norris, Timothy Bottoms, Clyde Kusatsu Top Dog is a 1995 comedy action film, directed by Aaron Norris and starring Chuck Norris. Written by Aaron Norris and Tim Grayem, it was Norris' last film to release theatrically, before he ...more

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Dog Park is listed (or ranked) 24 on the list The Best Movies With Dog in the Title
Dog Park Natasha Henstridge, Janeane Garofalo, Luke Wilson Dog Park is a 1998 American/Canadian romantic comedy film written and directed by Bruce McCulloch.

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Man Bites Dog is listed (or ranked) 25 on the list The Best Movies With Dog in the Title
Man Bites Dog Bernard Frédéric, Edith Lemerdy, Jacqueline Poelvoorde-Pappaert Man Bites Dog is a 1992 Belgian black comedy crime mockumentary written, produced and directed by Rémy Belvaux, André Bonzel and Benoît Poelvoorde, who are also the film's ...more

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Mad Dog Time is listed (or ranked) 26 on the list The Best Movies With Dog in the Title
Mad Dog Time Diane Lane, Burt Reynolds, Jeff Goldblum Mad Dog Time is a 1996 ensemble cast crime film written and directed by Larry Bishop, released through United Artists. The film is notable for the various cameo appearances, including the first, ...more

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The Dog Who Saved Christmas Va... is listed (or ranked) 27 on the list The Best Movies With Dog in the Title
The Dog Who Saved Christmas Vacation Paris Hilton, Mario Lopez, Dean Cain The Dog Who Saved Christmas Vacation is a 2010 sequel to the ABC Family 2009 movie The Dog Who Saved Christmas. The movie stars Paris Hilton and Mario Lopez. It premiered on ABC Family on ...more

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A Dog of Flanders is listed (or ranked) 28 on the list The Best Movies With Dog in the Title
A Dog of Flanders Jon Voight, Cheryl Ladd, Jack Warden A Dog of Flanders is a 1999 drama film directed by Kevin Brodie.

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Red Dog is listed (or ranked) 29 on the list The Best Movies With Dog in the Title
Red Dog Rachael Taylor, Josh Lucas, Noah Taylor Red Dog is a 2011 Australian family film directed by Kriv Stenders and produced by Nelson Woss and Julie Ryan. The film is based on a true story from the novel Red Dog by Louis de Bernieres ...more

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Diary of a Wimpy Kid: Dog Days is listed (or ranked) 30 on the list The Best Movies With Dog in the Title
Diary of a Wimpy Kid: Dog Days Peyton List, Rachael Harris, Steve Zahn Diary of a Wimpy Kid: Dog Days is a 2012 comedy film directed by David Bowers from a screenplay by Wallace Wolodarsky and Maya Forbes. It stars Zachary Gordon and Steve Zahn. Robert Capron, ...more

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Dog Gone is listed (or ranked) 31 on the list The Best Movies With Dog in the Title
Dog Gone Daphne Zuniga, Zack Ward, David Leisure Dog Gone is a 2003 comedy and family film written by Rob Kerchner and directed by Worth Keeter.

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A Dog Year is listed (or ranked) 32 on the list The Best Movies With Dog in the Title
A Dog Year Jeff Bridges, Lauren Ambrose, Karen Allen A Dog Year is a 2009 television film written and directed by first-time director George LaVoo and starring Jeff Bridges. The film is based on the memoir by Jon Katz and adapted by LaVoo. The ...more

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The Dog Who Saved Summer is listed (or ranked) 33 on the list The Best Movies With Dog in the Title
The Dog Who Saved Summer Dean Cain, Gary Valentine, Elisa Donovan

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Dog Gone is listed (or ranked) 34 on the list The Best Movies With Dog in the Title
Dog Gone Garrett Morris, Cameron Monaghan, French Stewart Dog Gone, also known as Diamond Dog Caper, is a 2008 American comedy film directed by Mark Stouffer and starring Luke Benward, French Stewart, Brittany Curran, and Kevin Farley. The film ...more

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A Dog Named Christmas is listed (or ranked) 35 on the list The Best Movies With Dog in the Title
A Dog Named Christmas Noel Fisher, Linda Emond, Sonja Bennett A Dog Named Christmas is a 2009 American television film that debuted on CBS as a Hallmark Hall of Fame movie on November 29, 2009. The film was produced by Brent Shields, directed by Peter ...more

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Triple Dog is listed (or ranked) 36 on the list The Best Movies With Dog in the Title
Triple Dog Britt Robertson, Scout Taylor-Compton, Janel Parrish Triple Dog is a 2010 teen drama film about a group of teenage girls playing a game of challenging dares. As they progress, they uncover the truth behind a former student's death.

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White Dog is listed (or ranked) 37 on the list The Best Movies With Dog in the Title
White Dog Kristy McNichol, Burl Ives, Paul Winfield White Dog is a 1982 American drama film directed by Samuel Fuller using a screenplay written by Fuller and Curtis Hanson loosely based on Romain Gary's 1970 novel of the same title. The film ...more

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Nikki, Wild Dog of the North is listed (or ranked) 38 on the list The Best Movies With Dog in the Title
Nikki, Wild Dog of the North Émile Genest, Jean Coutu, Jacques Fauteux Nikki, Wild Dog of the North is a theatrical feature film produced by Walt Disney Company.

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A Boy and His Dog is listed (or ranked) 39 on the list The Best Movies With Dog in the Title
A Boy and His Dog Don Johnson, Jason Robards Jr., Michael Rupert A young man and his telepathic dog roam a post-nuclear holocaust land searching for food and sex. He encounters an underground community that has survived apparently unscathed from the ...more

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Oh! Heavenly Dog is listed (or ranked) 40 on the list The Best Movies With Dog in the Title
Oh! Heavenly Dog Chevy Chase, Jane Seymour, Omar Sharif Oh! Heavenly Dog is a 1980 comedy film written by Rod Browning. The film stars Benjean, billed here as Benji, Chevy Chase, Jane Seymour and Omar Sharif. The film was directed by Joe Camp and ...more

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Stray Dog is listed (or ranked) 41 on the list The Best Movies With Dog in the Title
Stray Dog Toshiro Mifune, Takashi Shimura, Keiko Awaji Stray Dog is a 1949 Japanese police procedural film noir directed by Akira Kurosawa and starring Toshiro Mifune and Takashi Shimura. The film is considered a precursor to the contemporary police ...more

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How to Kill Your Neighbor's Do... is listed (or ranked) 42 on the list The Best Movies With Dog in the Title
How to Kill Your Neighbor's Dog Robin Wright, Kenneth Branagh, Lynn Redgrave How to Kill Your Neighbor's Dog is a 2000 American black comedy film written and directed by Michael Kalesniko and produced by Michael Nozik, Nancy M. Ruff and Brad Weston.

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The Dog House is listed (or ranked) 43 on the list The Best Movies With Dog in the Title
The Dog House Daws Butler Spike is building a dog house of his very own. Though unfortunately for him, Tom and Jerry's chasing antics keep destroying his efforts over and over again...

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A Boy and His Dog is listed (or ranked) 44 on the list The Best Movies With Dog in the Title
A Boy and His Dog Harry Davenport A Boy and His Dog is a 1946 American short drama film directed by LeRoy Prinz. It won an Academy Award at the 19th Academy Awards in 1947 for Best Short Subject. The decades-deceased short-story ...more

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The Dog and the Diamonds is listed (or ranked) 45 on the list The Best Movies With Dog in the Title
The Dog and the Diamonds Brian Oulton, Kathleen Harrison, George Coulouris The Dog and the Diamonds is a 1953 British family drama film directed by Ralph Thomas and starring Kathleen Harrison, George Coulouris, and Geoffrey Sumner.

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Hair of the Dog is listed (or ranked) 46 on the list The Best Movies With Dog in the Title
Hair of the Dog John Le Mesurier, Brian Oulton, Reginald Beckwith Hair of the Dog is a 1962 British comedy film directed by Terry Bishop and starring Reginald Beckwith, Dorinda Stevens and John Le Mesurier.

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Dog Tags is listed (or ranked) 47 on the list The Best Movies With Dog in the Title
Dog Tags Candy Clark, Hoyt Richards, Grant Whitney Harvey Dog Tags, full title Dog Tags: Don't Ask, Don't Tell is a 2008 film written and directed by Damion Dietz starring Paul Preiss and Bart Fletcher.

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Boy Meets Dog is listed (or ranked) 48 on the list The Best Movies With Dog in the Title
Boy Meets Dog Billy Bletcher Boy Meets Dog is an American animated commercial short made in 1938 for Ipana Toothpaste. It was produced by Walter Lantz as a Technicolor cartoon for theatrical release by Universal Pictures. ...more

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Johnny Mad Dog is listed (or ranked) 49 on the list The Best Movies With Dog in the Title
Johnny Mad Dog Sam Loco, Christophe Minie, Mohammed Kamara Johnny Mad Dog is a 2008 French/Liberian film directed by Jean-Stéphane Sauvaire, and starring Christopher Minie, Daisy Victoria Vandy, Dagbeh Tweh, Barry Chernoh, Mohammed Sesay and ...more

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Hot Dog is listed (or ranked) 50 on the list The Best Movies With Dog in the Title
Hot Dog Marc Diraison, Carrie Keranen, Greg Sextro Hot Dog is a 2008 short animation film written and directed by Bill Plympton.