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The Best Movies With Dream in the Title

Updated May 5, 2020 1.1k votes 90 voters 15.3k views100 items

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

Notable films with dream in the title include Requiem for a Dream, A Nightmare on Elm Street 3: Dream Warriors, and A Nightmare on Elm Street 4: The Dream Master, although there are many more examples on this list. This poll is interactive, meaning you can vote the dream movies up or down depending on how much you like them.
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  • Dream Wife1
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    Dream Wife

    Cary Grant, Deborah Kerr

    Released1953

    Directed bySidney Sheldon

    Dream Wife is a 1953 romantic comedy film starring Cary Grant and Deborah Kerr made by...  more
  • Mr. Blandings Builds His Dream House2
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    Released1948

    Directed byH. C. Potter

    Mr. Blandings Builds His Dream House is an American comedy film directed by H. C. Potter and...  more

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  • A Nightmare on Elm Street 4: The Dream Master3
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    Released1988

    Directed byRenny Harlin

    A Nightmare on Elm Street 4: The Dream Master is a 1988 American slasher fantasy film and the...  more

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    Wake Up and Dream

    John Ireland, June Haver

    Released1946

    Directed byLloyd Bacon

    Wake Up and Dream is a 1946 Technicolor film. The film stars June Haver and John Payne, was...  more
  • Dream a Little Dream5
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    Dream a Little Dream

    Corey Feldman, Corey Haim

    Released1989

    Directed byMarc Rocco

    Dream a Little Dream is a 1989 teen film directed by Marc Rocco and stars Corey Feldman, Corey...  more

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  • Dream Lover6
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    Dream Lover

    James Spader, Mädchen Amick

    Released1994

    Directed byNicholas Kazan

    Dream Lover is a 1994 American erotic drama film written and directed by Nicholas Kazan and...  more
  • Requiem for a Dream7
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    Requiem for a Dream

    Jennifer Connelly, Jared Leto

    Released2000

    Directed byDarren Aronofsky

    Requiem for a Dream is a 2000 American psychological drama film directed by Darren Aronofsky...  more

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  • My Dream Is Yours8
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    My Dream Is Yours

    Doris Day, Eve Arden

    Released1949

    Directed byMichael Curtiz, Friz Freleng

    My Dream Is Yours is a 1949 musical romantic comedy film starring Jack Carson, Doris Day, and...  more
  • Dream Cruise9
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    Dream Cruise

    Daniel Gillies, Ryo Ishibashi

    Released2007

    Directed byNorio Tsuruta

    Dream Cruise is the thirteenth and final episode of the second season of Masters of Horror,...  more
  • Runnin' Down a Dream10
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    Runnin' Down a Dream

    Kevin Costner, Stevie Nicks

    Released2008

    Directed byPeter Bogdanovich

    Runnin' Down a Dream is a 2007 documentary film about Tom Petty and the Heartbreakers,...  more
  • Goal II: Living the Dream11
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    Goal II: Living the Dream

    Andrés Iniesta, Ronaldinho

    Released2007

    Directed byJaume Collet-Serra

    Goal II: Living the Dream is the second part of the football film trilogy Goal! and it was...  more
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    Dream Girl

    Betty Hutton, John Dehner

    Released1948

    Directed byMitchell Leisen

    Dream Girl is a 1948 romantic comedy film written by Arthur Sheekman and directed by Mitchell...  more
  • A Midsummer Night's Dream13
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    A Midsummer Night's Dream

    Mickey Rooney, Olivia de Havilland

    Released1935

    Directed byWilliam Dieterle, Max Reinhardt

    A Midsummer Night's Dream is a 1935 American romance fantasy film of William Shakespeare's...  more
  • A Midsummer Night's Dream14
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    A Midsummer Night's Dream

    Helen Mirren, Judi Dench

    Released1968

    Directed byPeter Hall

    A Midsummer Night's Dream is a 1968 film of William Shakespeare's play A Midsummer Night's...  more
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    The Butterfly's Dream

    Bibi Andersson, Nathalie Boutefeu

    Released1994

    Directed byMarco Bellocchio

    The Butterfly's Dream is a 1994 Italian drama film directed by Marco Bellocchio. It was...  more
  • Awaking From a Dream16
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    Awaking From a Dream

    Héctor Alterio, Alberto Ferreiro

    Released2008

    Directed byFreddy Mas Franqueza

    Awaking from a Dream is a 2008 Spanish drama film written and directed by Freddy Mas...  more
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    The Dream Chasers

    Jeffrey Tambor, Harold Gould

    Released1982

    Directed byArthur R. Dubs

  • Tucker: The Man and His Dream18
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    Tucker: The Man and His Dream

    Jeff Bridges, Christian Slater

    Released1988

    Directed byFrancis Ford Coppola

    Tucker: The Man and His Dream is a 1988 biographical drama film directed by Francis Ford...  more

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  • A Nightmare on Elm Street 3: Dream Warriors19
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    A Nightmare on Elm Street 3: Dream Warriors

    Patricia Arquette, Laurence Fishburne

    Released1987

    Directed byChuck Russell

    A Nightmare on Elm Street 3: Dream Warriors is a 1987 American slasher fantasy film and the...  more

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  • Patti Smith: Dream of Life20
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    Released2008

    Directed bySteven Sebring

    Patti Smith: Dream of Life is a 2008 documentary film about Patti Smith directed by Steven...  more
  • The Mexican Dream21
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    The Mexican Dream

    Shelly Desai, Martin Morales

    Released2003

    Directed byGustavo Hernández Pérez

    The Mexican Dream is a tragic comedy film, written and directed by Gustavo Hernández Pérez,...  more
  • 22
    Norman Rockwell's World... An American Dream is a 1972 short documentary film directed by...  more
  • American Dream23
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    American Dream

    Jesse Jackson, Juan Muñoz

    Released1990

    Directed byThomas Haneke, Barbara Kopple, Cathy Caplan

    Through the lenses of cameras, an exploration into the minds - the hopes, dreams, ...  more
  • A Nightmare on Elm Street 5: The Dream Child24
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    Released1989

    Directed byStephen Hopkins

    A Nightmare on Elm Street 5: The Dream Child is a 1989 American slasher horror film and the...  more

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  • Silver Dream Racer25
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    Released1980

    Directed byDavid Wickes

    Silver Dream Racer is a motor-racing film starring British pop star David Essex and Beau...  more