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

Notable films with general in the title include The General, Witchfinder General, and A Bullet for the General, although there are many more examples on this list. This poll is interactive, meaning you can vote the general movies up or down depending on how much you like them.

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The General is listed (or ranked) 1 on the list The Best Movies With General in the Title
Boris Karloff, Mike Donlin, Glen Cavender The General is a 1926 American silent comedy film released by United Artists. Inspired by the Great Locomotive Chase, which happened in 1862, the film stars Buster Keaton who co-directed it with ...more

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A Bullet for the General is listed (or ranked) 2 on the list The Best Movies With General in the Title
Klaus Kinski, Martine Beswick, Lou Castel A Bullet for the General, is a 1966 Italian Zapata Western film which stars Gian Maria Volonté, Klaus Kinski, Lou Castel and Martine Beswick. Originally entitled El Chuncho, quién ...more

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Witchfinder General is listed (or ranked) 3 on the list The Best Movies With General in the Title
Vincent Price, Wilfrid Brambell, Ian Ogilvy Witchfinder General is a 1968 British horror film directed by Michael Reeves and starring Vincent Price, Ian Ogilvy, and Hilary Dwyer. The screenplay was by Reeves and Tom Baker based on Ronald ...more

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The General is listed (or ranked) 4 on the list The Best Movies With General in the Title
Jon Voight, Brendan Gleeson, Maria Doyle Kennedy The General is an Irish crime film directed by John Boorman about Dublin crime boss Martin Cahill, who pulled off several daring heists in the early 1980s, and attracted the attention of the ...more

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General Crack is listed (or ranked) 5 on the list The Best Movies With General in the Title
John Barrymore, Armida, Marian Nixon General Crack is a part-talkie historical costume drama film with Technicolor sequences which was produced by Warner Bros., filmed in 1929 and released early in 1930. The film was directed by ...more

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The Inspector General is listed (or ranked) 6 on the list The Best Movies With General in the Title
Danny Kaye, Elsa Lanchester, Gene Lockhart The Inspector General is a 1949 Technicolor musical comedy film. It stars Danny Kaye and was directed by Henry Koster. The film also stars Walter Slezak, Gene Lockhart, Barbara Bates, Elsa ...more

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The Girl and the General is listed (or ranked) 7 on the list The Best Movies With General in the Title
Rod Steiger, Virna Lisi, Jacques Herlin The Girl and the General is a 1967 anti-war Italian comedy film starring Rod Steiger and Virna Lisi and produced by Carlo Ponti. In it, a young woman and a soldier team up to deliver an Austrian ...more

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The Life of General Villa is listed (or ranked) 8 on the list The Best Movies With General in the Title
Pancho Villa, Raoul Walsh, Walter Long The Life of General Villa was a silent biographical action–drama film starring Pancho Villa as himself, shot on location during a civil war. The movie incorporated both staged scenes and ...more

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General Idi Amin Dada: A Self ... is listed (or ranked) 9 on the list The Best Movies With General in the Title
General Idi Amin Dada: A Self Portrait is a 1974 documentary film by French director Barbet Schroeder with English dialogue. It was made with the support and participation of its subject, the ...more

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My Best Friend, General Vasili... is listed (or ranked) 10 on the list The Best Movies With General in the Title
Petr Shelokhonov, Boris Shcherbakov, Igor Gorbachyov My Best Friend, General Vasili, the Son of Joseph Stalin is a 1991 film, directed by Viktor Sadovsky and starring Boris Schcherbakov and Vladimir Steklov.

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General della Rovere is listed (or ranked) 11 on the list The Best Movies With General in the Title
Vittorio De Sica, Sandra Milo, Hannes Messemer General della Rovere is a 1959 Italian film directed by Roberto Rossellini. The film is based on a novel by Indro Montanelli which was in turn based on a true story.

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General Report on Chile is listed (or ranked) 12 on the list The Best Movies With General in the Title
General Report on Chile is a 1986 documentary film written and directed by Miguel Littin.

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Frankenstein General Hospital is listed (or ranked) 13 on the list The Best Movies With General in the Title
Ben Stein, Mark Blankfield

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General Orders No. 9 is listed (or ranked) 14 on the list The Best Movies With General in the Title
William Davidson

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The Bitter Tea of General Yen is listed (or ranked) 15 on the list The Best Movies With General in the Title
Barbara Stanwyck, Nils Asther, Lucien Littlefield The Bitter Tea of General Yen is a 1933 American drama film directed by Frank Capra, starring Barbara Stanwyck and featurung Nils Asther and Walter Connolly. Based on the 1930 novel The Bitter ...more

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Saving General Yang is listed (or ranked) 16 on the list The Best Movies With General in the Title
Raymond Lam, Ekin Cheng, Bryan Leung Saving General Yang is a 2013 Hong Kong film directed by Ronny Yu. The story is based on the legendary Generals of the Yang Family. The film was selected as part of the 2013 Hong Kong ...more

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Children, Mother, and the Gene... is listed (or ranked) 17 on the list The Best Movies With General in the Title
Hilde Krahl, Therese Giehse, Ewald Balser Children, Mother, and the General is a 1955 West German war film directed by László Benedek and starring Hilde Krahl.

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The Inspector General is listed (or ranked) 18 on the list The Best Movies With General in the Title
Vlasta Burian, Theodor Pištěk, Jaroslav Marvan Revizor is a Czech comedy film directed by Martin Frič. It was released in 1933.

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I G Inspector General is listed (or ranked) 19 on the list The Best Movies With General in the Title
Suresh Gopi, Jagathy Sreekumar, Siddique I.G. is a 2009 action film written and directed by B. Unnikrishnan.

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General John Regan is listed (or ranked) 20 on the list The Best Movies With General in the Title
General John Regan is a 1921 British comedy film directed by Harold M. Shaw and starring Milton Rosmer, Madge Stuart and Ward McAllister. It is based on the play General John Regan by George A. ...more

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Coleccion Pedro Infante: Las M... is listed (or ranked) 21 on the list The Best Movies With General in the Title
Pedro Infante, Lilia Prado, Lupe Inclan

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The Wife of General Ling is listed (or ranked) 22 on the list The Best Movies With General in the Title
Alan Napier, Griffith Jones, Valéry Inkijinoff The Wife of General Ling is a 1937 British drama film directed by Ladislao Vajda and starring Griffith Jones, Valéry Inkijinoff and Adrianne Renn. It was adapted from a novel by Dorothy ...more

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General John Regan is listed (or ranked) 23 on the list The Best Movies With General in the Title
Henry Edwards General John Regan is a 1933 British comedy film directed by Henry Edwards and starring Edwards, Chrissie White and Ben Welden. It is an adaptation of the 1913 play General John Regan by George ...more

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Witchmaster General is listed (or ranked) 24 on the list The Best Movies With General in the Title
Colleen Marie, Phil Lewis, Suzi Lorraine

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General Cemetery is listed (or ranked) 25 on the list The Best Movies With General in the Title
Leslie Shaw, Marisol Aguirre General Cemetery is an Peruvian supernatural horror film directed by Dorian Fernandez Moris. Written by Javier Velasquez, the plot is based on urban legends in the city's main cemetery. The film ...more

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General Hospital, the Movie: A... is listed (or ranked) 26 on the list The Best Movies With General in the Title
Choi Cheol-ho, Jin Hee-kyung, Eun-Kyung Shin

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The General Hospital of Love is listed (or ranked) 27 on the list The Best Movies With General in the Title

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General Santa Ana is listed (or ranked) 28 on the list The Best Movies With General in the Title
Pedro Armendáriz, Jr., Blanca Guerra

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General Spanky is listed (or ranked) 29 on the list The Best Movies With General in the Title
Carl Switzer, Rosina Lawrence, George McFarland General Spanky is a 1936 American comedy film produced by Hal Roach. A spin-off of Roach's popular Our Gang short subjects, the film stars George McFarland, Phillips Holmes, Rosina Lawrence, ...more

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Medal for the General is listed (or ranked) 30 on the list The Best Movies With General in the Title
Petula Clark, John Laurie, Irene Handl Medal for the General is a 1944 British comedy film directed by Maurice Elvey. The screenplay by Elizabeth Baron is based on the novel of the same title by James Ronald.

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The General of the Dead Army is listed (or ranked) 31 on the list The Best Movies With General in the Title
Marcello Mastroianni, Michel Piccoli, Anouk Aimée The General of the Dead Army is a 1983 Italian drama film directed by Luciano Tovoli. It is based on the novel by Ismail Kadare of the same name.

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Mazinger Z vs. the Great Dark ... is listed (or ranked) 32 on the list The Best Movies With General in the Title
Jōji Yanami, Akio Ōtsuka, Kenji Utsumi Mazinger Z vs. The Great General of Darkness is a 1974 Japanese mecha animated film that served as an alternative link between the Mazinger Z series and the Great Mazinger series. It basically ...more

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El General is listed (or ranked) 33 on the list The Best Movies With General in the Title
"“How do we reconcile the contradictions between our personal family memories and our country’s collective memory?” When filmmaker Natalia Almada asks this question, the answer is her ...more

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Deadly Deception: General Elec... is listed (or ranked) 34 on the list The Best Movies With General in the Title
Deadly Deception: General Electric, Nuclear Weapons and Our Environment is a 1991 American short documentary film directed by Debra Chasnoff. It won an Academy Award at the 64th Academy Awards ...more

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Son of a General II is listed (or ranked) 35 on the list The Best Movies With General in the Title
Shin Hyun-joon, Park Sang-min, Il-jae Lee General's Son II is a 1991 South Korean film directed by Im Kwon-taek.

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The Judge and the General is listed (or ranked) 36 on the list The Best Movies With General in the Title
The Judge and the General is a 2008 feature-length documentary film about Juan Guzmán's attempts to bring Augusto Pinochet to justice for human rights crimes.

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General Sutter is listed (or ranked) 37 on the list The Best Movies With General in the Title
General Sutter is a 1999 Swiss historical film directed by Benny Fasnacht and starring Werner Bachofen, Hannes Schmidhauser and Rahman Dalrymple. It is based on the life of John August Sutter, a ...more

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County General is listed (or ranked) 38 on the list The Best Movies With General in the Title
Tommy Lister, Jean-Claude La Marre, Samuel Monroe County General is a 2005 comedy film written by Sphear Collins and Jean-Claude La Marre and directed by Sphear Collins.

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General Education is listed (or ranked) 39 on the list The Best Movies With General in the Title
Janeane Garofalo, Larry Miller, Maiara Walsh General Education is a 2012 comedy film written by Elliot Feld, Jaz Kalkat and Tom Morris and directed by Tom Morris.

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Lady General Hua Mu-lan is listed (or ranked) 40 on the list The Best Movies With General in the Title
Ivy Ling Po, Han Chin, Ching Miao Lady General Hua Mu-lan is a 1964 Hong Kong Huangmei opera musical film, directed by Yueh Feng, depicting the story of Hua Mulan.

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An Odd General is listed (or ranked) 41 on the list The Best Movies With General in the Title
Dong-hwi Jang, Do Kum-bong, Tae Hyun-sil

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The Eccentric General and His ... is listed (or ranked) 42 on the list The Best Movies With General in the Title
Dong-hwi Jang, Bae Sam-Ryong, Yun Yeon-Gyeong

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General Motors 50th Anniversar... is listed (or ranked) 43 on the list The Best Movies With General in the Title

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General Nami is listed (or ranked) 44 on the list The Best Movies With General in the Title
Kim Ji-mee, Shin Young-kyun, Jeong-sun Hwang

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Imitation General is listed (or ranked) 45 on the list The Best Movies With General in the Title
Glenn Ford, Red Buttons, Taina Elg Imitation General is a 1958 CinemaScope war comedy film starring Glenn Ford, Red Buttons and Taina Elg. The film was based on a short story of the same name by William Chamberlain.

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General Post is listed (or ranked) 46 on the list The Best Movies With General in the Title
Lilian Braithwaite, Douglas Munro General Post is a 1920 British silent drama film directed by Thomas Bentley and starring Douglas Munro, Lilian Braithwaite and Joyce Dearsley. It was based on the play General Post by J.E. ...more

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The General is listed (or ranked) 47 on the list The Best Movies With General in the Title
The General is a 2003 short film directed by Sietske Tjallingii.

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Surrender of General Toral is listed (or ranked) 48 on the list The Best Movies With General in the Title
Surrender of General Toral is an 1898 film which featured appearances by military leaders Joseph Wheeler and William Rufus Shafter.

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General i resni clovek is listed (or ranked) 49 on the list The Best Movies With General in the Title
General i resni clovek (The General and the Real Human Being) is a 1962 satirical short film from Yugoslavia, directed by Vlado Kristl.

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Ensayo general para la muerte is listed (or ranked) 50 on the list The Best Movies With General in the Title
Ensayo general para la muerte is a film directed by Julio Coll released on October 21, 1963.