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The Best Movies With Good in the Title 

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Updated June 8, 2020 528 votes 61 voters 9.3k views

List Rules Vote up your favorite movie with "good" in the name

Since it's such a common word, it's not surprising there are many movies with good in the name. This list ranks the best movies with good in the title, regardless of what genre it is. Do you have a favorite movie with good 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 good 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 good in the title includes movies like Good, Good Will Hunting, and As Good as It Gets. 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 good in it.

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The Good, the Bad and th... is listed (or ranked) 1 on the list The Best Movies With Good in the Title
Clint Eastwood, Eli Wallach, Lee Van Cleef

Released: 1966

Directed by: Sergio Leone

The Good, the Bad and the Ugly is a 1966 Italian epic Spaghetti Western film directed by Sergio Leone, starring Clint Eastwood, Lee Van Cleef, and Eli Wallach. The screenplay was written by Age ...more

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Good Will Hunting is listed (or ranked) 2 on the list The Best Movies With Good in the Title
Ben Affleck, Robin Williams, Matt Damon

Released: 1997

Directed by: Gus Van Sant

Good Will Hunting is a 1997 American drama film directed by Gus Van Sant, and starring Matt Damon, Robin Williams, Ben Affleck, Minnie Driver and Stellan Skarsgård. Written by Affleck and ...more

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Good Morning, Vietnam is listed (or ranked) 3 on the list The Best Movies With Good in the Title
Robin Williams, Forest Whitaker, J. T. Walsh

Released: 1987

Directed by: Barry Levinson

Good Morning, Vietnam is a 1987 American comedy film written by Mitch Markowitz and directed by Barry Levinson. Set in Saigon in 1965, during Vietnam, the film stars Robin Williams as a radio DJ ...more

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Lady Be Good is listed (or ranked) 4 on the list The Best Movies With Good in the Title
Doris Day, Red Skelton, Robert Young

Released: 1941

Directed by: Norman Z. McLeod

Lady Be Good is the title of an MGM musical film which was released in 1941. The film starred dancer Eleanor Powell, along with Ann Sothern, Robert Young, Lionel Barrymore, and Red Skelton. It ...more
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A Few Good Men is listed (or ranked) 5 on the list The Best Movies With Good in the Title
Tom Cruise, Demi Moore, Jack Nicholson

Released: 1992

Directed by: Rob Reiner

A Few Good Men is a 1992 American legal drama film directed by Rob Reiner, based on the play by Aaron Sorkin. Military lawyer Lieutenant Daniel Kaffee (Tom Cruise) defends Marines accused of ...more

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Good News is listed (or ranked) 6 on the list The Best Movies With Good in the Title
June Allyson, Mel Tormé, Peter Lawford

Released: 1947

Directed by: Charles Walters

Good News is a 1947 American MGM musical film based on the 1927 stage production of the same name. It starred June Allyson, Peter Lawford, Mel Tormé, and Joan McCracken. The screenplay by ...more
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Good Sam is listed (or ranked) 7 on the list The Best Movies With Good in the Title
Gary Cooper, Ann Sheridan

Released: 1948

Directed by: Leo McCarey, Ray McCarey

Good Sam is a 1948 American romantic comedy-drama film starring Gary Cooper as a Good Samaritan who is helpful to others at the expense of his own family. The film was directed by Leo McCarey ...more
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As Good as It Gets is listed (or ranked) 8 on the list The Best Movies With Good in the Title
Jack Nicholson, Helen Hunt, Julie Benz

Released: 1997

Directed by: James L. Brooks

As Good as It Gets is a 1997 American romantic comedy film directed by James L. Brooks and produced by Laura Ziskin. It stars Jack Nicholson as a misanthropic, homophobic, racist, ...more

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In the Good Old Summerti... is listed (or ranked) 9 on the list The Best Movies With Good in the Title
Liza Minnelli, Judy Garland, Buster Keaton

Released: 1949

Directed by: Robert Z. Leonard, Buster Keaton

In the Good Old Summertime is a 1949 Technicolor musical film directed by Robert Z. Leonard. It starred Judy Garland, Van Johnson and S.Z. Sakall. The film is a musical adaptation of the 1940 ...more

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Good Neighbor Sam is listed (or ranked) 10 on the list The Best Movies With Good in the Title
Jack Lemmon, Barbara Bouchet, Edward G. Robinson

Released: 1964

Directed by: David Swift

Good Neighbor Sam is a 1964 American comedy film co-written and directed by David Swift and starring Jack Lemmon, Romy Schneider, Dorothy Provine and Michael Connors. It was based on the novel ...more
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Good Night, Elmer is listed (or ranked) 11 on the list The Best Movies With Good in the Title
Mel Blanc

Released: 1940

Directed by: Chuck Jones

Good Night, Elmer is a Merrie Melodies cartoon short released by Warner Bros. on October 26, 1940, directed by Chuck Jones, animated by Philip Monroe and written by Rich Hogan. The cartoon ...more
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Good Night, and Good Luc... is listed (or ranked) 12 on the list The Best Movies With Good in the Title
George Clooney, Robert Downey Jr., Jeff Daniels

Released: 2005

Directed by: George Clooney

Good Night, and Good Luck. is a 2005 American drama film directed by George Clooney and starring David Strathairn, Clooney, Robert Downey, Jr., Patricia Clarkson and Jeff Daniels. The movie was ...more

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The Good German is listed (or ranked) 13 on the list The Best Movies With Good in the Title
George Clooney, Cate Blanchett, Tobey Maguire

Released: 2006

Directed by: Steven Soderbergh

The Good German is a 2006 film adaptation of the novel by Joseph Kanon. It was directed by Steven Soderbergh, and stars George Clooney, Cate Blanchett, and Tobey Maguire. Set in Berlin following ...more
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The Good Girl is listed (or ranked) 14 on the list The Best Movies With Good in the Title
Jennifer Aniston, Zooey Deschanel, Jake Gyllenhaal

Released: 2002

Directed by: Miguel Arteta

The Good Girl is a 2002 comedy-drama film directed by Miguel Arteta from a script by Mike White, and stars Jennifer Aniston, Jake Gyllenhaal and John C. Reilly.

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A Good Day to Die Hard ... is listed (or ranked) 15 on the list The Best Movies With Good in the Title
Bruce Willis, Patrick Stewart, Anne Vyalitsyna

Released: 2013

Directed by: John Moore

This film is a 2013 action thriller film written by Roderick Thorp and Skip Woods and directed by John Moore.

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A Good Year is listed (or ranked) 16 on the list The Best Movies With Good in the Title
Russell Crowe, Marion Cotillard, Abbie Cornish

Released: 2006

Directed by: Ridley Scott

A Good Year is a 2006 British romantic comedy-drama film, set in London and Provence. Directed by Ridley Scott, starring Russell Crowe, Marion Cotillard, Didier Bourdon, Abbie Cornish, Tom ...more
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Johnny Be Good is listed (or ranked) 17 on the list The Best Movies With Good in the Title
Robert Downey Jr., Uma Thurman, Jennifer Tilly

Released: 1988

Directed by: Bud S. Smith

Johnny Be Good is a 1988 American comedy film directed by Bud Smith, starring Anthony Michael Hall as the main character, Johnny Walker. The film also features Robert Downey Jr., Steve James, ...more

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Midnight in the Garden o... is listed (or ranked) 18 on the list The Best Movies With Good in the Title
Kevin Spacey, Jude Law, John Cusack

Released: 1997

Directed by: Clint Eastwood

Midnight in the Garden of Good and Evil is a 1997 American drama film directed by Clint Eastwood, and an adaptation of the book of the same name by John Berendt, which was based on real-life ...more
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The Good Shepherd is listed (or ranked) 19 on the list The Best Movies With Good in the Title
Angelina Jolie, Robert De Niro, Alec Baldwin

Released: 2006

Directed by: Robert De Niro

The Good Shepherd is a 2006 spy film produced and directed by Robert De Niro and starring Matt Damon, Angelina Jolie and De Niro, with an extensive supporting cast. De Niro also produced it with ...more

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Good Advice is listed (or ranked) 20 on the list The Best Movies With Good in the Title
Charlie Sheen, Angie Harmon, Denise Richards

Released: 2001

Directed by: Steve Rash

Good Advice is a 2001 comedy film starring Charlie Sheen, Angie Harmon, and Denise Richards. The film also features Jon Lovitz and Rosanna Arquette as a married couple in a supporting role.
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Good bye, Lenin! is listed (or ranked) 21 on the list The Best Movies With Good in the Title
Daniel Brühl, Chulpan Khamatova, Florian Lukas

Released: 2003

Directed by: Wolfgang Becker

Good Bye, Lenin! is a 2003 German tragicomedy film. Directed by Wolfgang Becker, the cast includes Daniel Brühl, Katrin Saß, Chulpan Khamatova, and Maria Simon. Most scenes were shot ...more

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One Good Cop is listed (or ranked) 22 on the list The Best Movies With Good in the Title
Michael Keaton, Rene Russo, Benjamin Bratt

Released: 1991

Directed by: Heywood Gould

One Good Cop is a 1991 American crime drama film written and directed by Heywood Gould and starring Michael Keaton, Rene Russo, Anthony LaPaglia and Benjamin Bratt.

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The Long Good Friday is listed (or ranked) 23 on the list The Best Movies With Good in the Title
Pierce Brosnan, Helen Mirren, Bob Hoskins

Released: 1980

Directed by: John Mackenzie

The Long Good Friday is a British film starring Bob Hoskins and Helen Mirren. It was completed in 1979 but, because of release delays, it is generally credited as a 1980 film. It was voted at ...more

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Good is listed (or ranked) 24 on the list The Best Movies With Good in the Title
Viggo Mortensen, Jason Isaacs, Mark Strong

Released: 2008

Directed by: Vicente Amorim

Good is a film based on the stage play of the same name by C. P. Taylor and starring Viggo Mortensen, Jason Isaacs and Jodie Whittaker. It was directed by Vicente Amorim and was first shown at ...more
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Now Is Good is listed (or ranked) 25 on the list The Best Movies With Good in the Title
Dakota Fanning, Kaya Scodelario, Rose Leslie

Released: 2012

Directed by: Ol Parker

Now Is Good is a 2012 British teen drama film directed by Ol Parker. Based on the 2007 novel Before I Die by Jenny Downham, it was adapted by Parker who had recently written the screenplay for ...more