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Since it's such a common word, it's not surprising there are many movies with great in the name. This list ranks the best movies with great in the title, regardless of what genre it is. Do you have a favorite movie with great 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 great 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 great in the title includes movies like The Great Escape, Oz the Great and Powerful, and The Great Gatsby. 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 great in it.

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It's the Great Pumpkin, Charli... is listed (or ranked) 1 on the list The Best Movies With Great in the Title
Lisa DeFaria, Christopher Shea, Bill Melendez It's the Great Pumpkin, Charlie Brown is a 1966 American prime time animated television special based on the comic strip Peanuts by Charles M. Schulz. A Halloween special, it was the third ...more

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The Great Dictator is listed (or ranked) 2 on the list The Best Movies With Great in the Title
Charlie Chaplin, Paulette Goddard, Billy Gilbert The Great Dictator is a 1940 American satirical political comedy-drama film starring, written, produced, scored, and directed by Charlie Chaplin, following the tradition of many of his other ...more

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The Great Debaters is listed (or ranked) 3 on the list The Best Movies With Great in the Title
Denzel Washington, Forest Whitaker, Jurnee Smollett The Great Debaters is a 2007 American biopic period drama film directed by and starring Denzel Washington and produced by Oprah Winfrey and her production company, Harpo Productions. It is based ...more

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The Great Escape is listed (or ranked) 4 on the list The Best Movies With Great in the Title
Steve McQueen, Richard Attenborough, James Garner The Great Escape is a 1963 American WWII epic film based on an escape by British and Commonwealth POW from a German POW camp during WWII, starring Steve McQueen, James Garner, and Richard ...more

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The Great Raid is listed (or ranked) 5 on the list The Best Movies With Great in the Title
James Franco, Sam Worthington, Connie Nielsen The Great Raid is a 2005 film about the Raid at Cabanatuan on the island of Luzon, Philippines during WWII. It is directed by John Dahl and stars Benjamin Bratt, Joseph Fiennes, James Franco, ...more

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The Great Ziegfeld is listed (or ranked) 6 on the list The Best Movies With Great in the Title
Myrna Loy, Luise Rainer, William Powell The Great Ziegfeld is a 1936 American musical drama film directed by Robert Z. Leonard and produced by Hunt Stromberg. It stars William Powell as the theatrical impresario Florenz ...more

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The Great Train Robbery is listed (or ranked) 7 on the list The Best Movies With Great in the Title
Broncho Billy Anderson, Alfred C. Abadie, Donald Gallaher The Great Train Robbery is a 1903 American silent short Western film written, produced, and directed by Edwin S. Porter, a former Edison Studios cameraman. Actors in the movie included Alfred C. ...more

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The Great Race is listed (or ranked) 8 on the list The Best Movies With Great in the Title
Natalie Wood, Jack Lemmon, Tony Curtis The Great Race is a 1965 American slapstick comedy Technicolor film starring Jack Lemmon, Tony Curtis, and Natalie Wood, directed by Blake Edwards, written by Blake Edwards and Arthur A. Ross, ...more

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The Great Gatsby is listed (or ranked) 9 on the list The Best Movies With Great in the Title
Robert Redford, Mia Farrow, Bruce Dern The Great Gatsby is a 1974 American romantic drama film distributed by Newdon Productions and Paramount Pictures. It was directed by Jack Clayton and produced by David Merrick, from a screenplay ...more

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The Great Muppet Caper is listed (or ranked) 10 on the list The Best Movies With Great in the Title
John Cleese, Diana Rigg, Jim Henson The Great Muppet Caper is a 1981 mystery musical comedy film directed by Jim Henson. It is the second of a series of live-action musical feature films, starring Jim Henson's Muppets. This film ...more

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The Great Gatsby is listed (or ranked) 11 on the list The Best Movies With Great in the Title
Leonardo DiCaprio, Isla Fisher, Carey Mulligan The Great Gatsby is a 2013 Australian-American 3D drama film based on F. Scott Fitzgerald's 1925 novel of the same name. The film was co-written and directed by Baz Luhrmann, and stars Leonardo ...more

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The Great Waldo Pepper is listed (or ranked) 12 on the list The Best Movies With Great in the Title
Susan Sarandon, Robert Redford, Margot Kidder The Great Waldo Pepper is a 1975 drama film directed, produced, and co-written by George Roy Hill. Set during 1926–1931, the film stars Robert Redford as a disaffected World War I veteran pilot ...more

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The Great Yokai War is listed (or ranked) 13 on the list The Best Movies With Great in the Title
Chiaki Kuriyama, Bunta Sugawara, Ryunosuke Kamiki The Great Yokai War is a 2005 Japanese fantasy children's film directed by Takashi Miike and produced by Kadokawa Pictures. In the 2005 Toronto International Film Festival and on its June 30, ...more

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Oz the Great and Powerful is listed (or ranked) 14 on the list The Best Movies With Great in the Title
Mila Kunis, Rachel Weisz, James Franco Oz the Great and Powerful is a 2013 American 3D live action and computer animated fantasy adventure film directed by Sam Raimi, produced by Joe Roth, and written by David Lindsay-Abaire and ...more

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Who Is Killing the Great Chefs... is listed (or ranked) 15 on the list The Best Movies With Great in the Title
Jacqueline Bissett, George Segal, Robert Morley Who Is Killing the Great Chefs of Europe? is a 1978 comedy mystery film starring George Segal, Jacqueline Bisset, and Robert Morley. It is based on the novel Someone is Killing the Great Chefs ...more

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The First Great Train Robbery is listed (or ranked) 16 on the list The Best Movies With Great in the Title
Sean Connery, Donald Sutherland, Lesley-Anne Down The First Great Train Robbery – known in the U.S. as The Great Train Robbery – is a 1979 film directed by Michael Crichton, who also wrote the screenplay based on his novel The Great Train ...more

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The Great Bank Robbery is listed (or ranked) 17 on the list The Best Movies With Great in the Title
Kim Novak, Clint Walker, Zero Mostel The Great Bank Robbery is a 1969 Western comedy film from Warner Brothers directed by Hy Averback and written by William Peter Blatty, based on the novel by Frank O'Rourke. The movie had a ...more

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Great Expectations is listed (or ranked) 18 on the list The Best Movies With Great in the Title
Helena Bonham Carter, Ralph Fiennes, Robbie Coltrane Great Expectations is a 2012 drama film written by David Nicholls and directed by Mike Newell.

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The Great Outdoors is listed (or ranked) 19 on the list The Best Movies With Great in the Title
Annette Bening, Dan Aykroyd, John Candy The Great Outdoors is a 1988 American comedy film starring Dan Aykroyd and John Candy. Annette Bening and Stephanie Faracy co-star. Robert Prosky, Lucy Deakins and Lewis Arquette have supporting ...more

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The Great Kandinsky is listed (or ranked) 20 on the list The Best Movies With Great in the Title

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The Great Mouse Detective is listed (or ranked) 21 on the list The Best Movies With Great in the Title
Vincent Price, Basil Rathbone, Frank Welker The Great Mouse Detective is a 1986 American animated mystery film produced by Walt Disney Feature Animation, originally released to movie theaters on July 2, 1986 by Walt Disney Pictures. The ...more

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Great Balls of Fire! is listed (or ranked) 22 on the list The Best Movies With Great in the Title
Alec Baldwin, Winona Ryder, Dennis Quaid Great Balls of Fire! is a 1989 American biographical film directed by Jim McBride and starring Dennis Quaid as pioneer rock 'n' roll star Jerry Lee Lewis. Based on a biography by Myra Lewis and ...more

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The Great Rock 'n' Roll Swindl... is listed (or ranked) 23 on the list The Best Movies With Great in the Title
Sid Vicious, John Lydon, Steve Jones The Great Rock 'n' Roll Swindle is a mockumentary film directed by Julien Temple and produced by Don Boyd and Jeremy Thomas about the British punk rock band Sex Pistols.

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The Great Silence is listed (or ranked) 24 on the list The Best Movies With Great in the Title
Klaus Kinski, Jean-Louis Trintignant, Vonetta McGee The Great Silence, or The Big Silence, is an Italian revisionist western. The movie features a score by Ennio Morricone and stars Jean-Louis Trintignant as Silence, a mute gunfighter with a ...more

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Ashoka the Great is listed (or ranked) 25 on the list The Best Movies With Great in the Title
Shah Rukh Khan, Ajith Kumar, Kareena Kapoor Aśoka is a 2001 Indian epic historical drama film directed and co-written by Santosh Sivan. It is a dramatized version of the early life of emperor Asoka, of the Maurya dynasty, who ruled most ...more