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The Best Movies With Hand in the Title

Updated March 21, 2019 357 votes 44 voters 11.0k views98 items

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

Notable films with hand in the title include Cool Hand Luke, The Hand That Rocks the Cradle, and A Big Hand for the Little Lady, although there are many more examples on this list. This poll is interactive, meaning you can vote the hand movies up or down depending on how much you like them.
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    Cool Hand Luke

    Paul Newman, Dennis Hopper

    Released1967

    Directed byStuart Rosenberg

    Cool Hand Luke is a 1967 American prison drama film directed by Stuart Rosenberg, starring... more on Wikipedia

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    A Big Hand for the Little Lady

    Henry Fonda, Burgess Meredith

    Released1966

    Directed byFielder Cook

    A Big Hand for the Little Lady is a 1966 Technicolor western film, made by Eden Productions... more on Wikipedia

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    The Hand That Rocks the Cradle

    Julianne Moore, Rebecca De Mornay

    Released1992

    Directed byCurtis Hanson

    The Hand That Rocks the Cradle is a 1992 American psychological thriller. The film was... more on Wikipedia

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    The Hidden Hand

    Craig Stevens, Ruth Ford

    Released1942

    Directed byBenjamin Stoloff

    The Hidden Hand is a film directed by Benjamin Stoloff released on November 7, 1942.
  • The Hand5
    The Hand is a 1965 short animated film written and directed by Jirí Trnka.
  • Band of the Hand6
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    Band of the Hand

    Laurence Fishburne, Lauren Holly

    Released1986

    Directed byPaul Michael Glaser

    Band of the Hand is an American 1986 crime film directed by Paul Michael Glaser. The film... more on Wikipedia
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    The Hired Hand

    Peter Fonda, Warren Oates

    Released1971

    Directed byPeter Fonda

    The Hired Hand is a 1971 American western film directed by Peter Fonda, with a screenplay by... more on Wikipedia
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    Hand Gun

    Michael Rapaport, Frank Vincent

    Released1994

    Directed byWhitney Ransick

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    The Red Right Hand

    John Doe, James Murtaugh

    Released2001

    Directed byKurt St. Thomas, Mike Gioscia

    The Red Right Hand is a 2001 horror film written by Mike Gioscia and directed by Mike Gioscia...
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    Dead Man's Hand

    Robin Sydney, Sid Haig

    Released2007

    Directed byCharles Band

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    Five on the Black Hand Side

    Glynn Turman, Godfrey Cambridge

    Released1973

    Directed byOscar Williams

    Five on the Black Hand Side is a 1973 comedy film based on the play by Charlie L. Russell. It... more on Wikipedia
  • Hand in Hand12
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    Hand in Hand

    Kathleen Byron, Finlay Currie

    Released1960

    Directed byPhilip Leacock

    Hand in Hand is a 1960 British dramatic film about the friendship between two young children,... more on Wikipedia
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    Hand of Death

    Jackie Chan, Sammo Hung

    Released1976

    Directed byJohn Woo

    Hand of Death, also known as Countdown in Kung Fu, is a 1976 Hong Kong martial arts film... more on Wikipedia
  • I Wanna Hold Your Hand14
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    I Wanna Hold Your Hand

    Nancy Allen, Dick Miller

    Released1978

    Directed byRobert Zemeckis

    I Wanna Hold Your Hand is a 1978 comedy film directed and co-written by Robert Zemeckis, which... more on Wikipedia

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    Lone Hand Wilson

    Lester Cuneo, Phil Gastrock

    Released1920

    Directed byLafe McKee, Harry Moody

    Lone Hand Wilson is a 1920 American silent western film. It stars Lester Cuneo in the title... more on Wikipedia
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    The Crawling Hand

    Alan Hale, Jr.

    Released1963

    Directed byHerbert L. Strock

    The Crawling Hand is a 1963 science fiction film directed by Herbert L. Strock, and starring... more on Wikipedia
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    The Hand

    Michael Caine, Oliver Stone

    Released1981

    Directed byOliver Stone

    The Hand is a 1981 psychological horror film written and directed by Oliver Stone, based on... more on Wikipedia
  • The Hand of Fear18
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    The Hand of Fear

    Tom Baker, Elisabeth Sladen

    Released1976

    Directed byLennie Mayne

    The Hand of Fear is the second serial of the 14th season of the British science fiction... more on Wikipedia
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    The Left Hand of God

    Humphrey Bogart, Gene Tierney

    Released1955

    Directed byEdward Dmytryk

    The Left Hand of God is a 1955 drama film made by 20th Century Fox. It was directed by Edward... more on Wikipedia
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    The Mummy's Hand

    Boris Karloff, Eduardo Ciannelli

    Released1940

    Directed byChristy Cabanne

    The Mummy's Hand is a 1940 black-and-white horror film, produced by Ben Pivar for Universal... more on Wikipedia
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    The Stage Hand

    Larry Semon

    Released1920

    Directed byNorman Taurog, Larry Semon

    The Stage Hand is a 1920 silent comedy film featuring Oliver Hardy.
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    From Hand to Mouth

    Harold Lloyd, Snub Pollard

    Released1919

    Directed byHal Roach, Alfred J. Goulding

    From Hand to Mouth is a 1919 American short comedy film featuring Harold Lloyd. This was the... more on Wikipedia
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    The Lone Hand

    Hoot Gibson, Hayden Stevenson

    Released1922

    Directed byB. Reeves Eason

    The Lone Hand is a 1922 American Western film directed by B. Reeves Eason and featuring Hoot... more on Wikipedia
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    The Hidden Hand

    Doris Kenyon, Sheldon Lewis

    Released1917

    Directed byJames Vincent

    The Hidden Hand is a 1917 American film serial directed by James Vincent. This is a lost... more on Wikipedia
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    The Burned Hand

    Miriam Cooper

    Released1915

    Directed byTod Browning

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