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Since it's such a common word, it's not surprising there are many movies with high in the name. This list ranks the best movies with high in the title, regardless of what genre it is. Do you have a favorite movie with high 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 high 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 high in the title includes movies like Fast Times at Ridgemont High, High Noon, and High Fidelity. 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 high in it.

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High School Musical is listed (or ranked) 1 on the list The Best Movies With High in the Title
High School Musical Vanessa Hudgens, Ashley Tisdale, Zac Efron High School Musical is a 2006 American teen/children's romantic comedy musical television film and the first installment in the High School Musical trilogy. Upon its release on January 20, 2006, ...more

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High Tension is listed (or ranked) 2 on the list The Best Movies With High in the Title
High Tension Cécile de France, Philippe Nahon, Maïwenn Besco High Tension is a 2003 French psychological suspense and slasher film that was later released in 2004 in the UK and 2005 in the US and Canada. The film, directed by Alexandre Aja, stars ...more

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High Noon is listed (or ranked) 3 on the list The Best Movies With High in the Title
High Noon Grace Kelly, Gary Cooper, Lee Van Cleef High Noon is a 1952 American Western film directed by Fred Zinnemann and starring Gary Cooper. In nearly real time, the film tells the story of a town marshal forced to face a gang of killers by ...more

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Sky High is listed (or ranked) 4 on the list The Best Movies With High in the Title
Sky High Kurt Russell, Mary Elizabeth Winstead, Lynda Carter Sky High is a 2005 American superhero family comedy film about an airborne school for teenage superheroes. It was directed by Mike Mitchell and written by Paul Hernandez, Robert Schooley, and ...more

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Romy and Michele's High School... is listed (or ranked) 5 on the list The Best Movies With High in the Title
Romy and Michele's High School Reunion Lisa Kudrow, Janeane Garofalo, Mira Sorvino Romy and Michele's High School Reunion is a 1997 comedy film starring Lisa Kudrow, Mira Sorvino, Janeane Garofalo, Camryn Manheim, and Alan Cumming directed by David Mirkin. The plot revolves ...more

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High Sierra is listed (or ranked) 6 on the list The Best Movies With High in the Title
High Sierra Humphrey Bogart, Joan Leslie, Ida Lupino High Sierra is a 1941 early heist film and film noir written by W.R. Burnett and John Huston from the novel by Burnett. The movie features Ida Lupino and Humphrey Bogart and was directed by ...more

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High and Low is listed (or ranked) 7 on the list The Best Movies With High in the Title
High and Low Toshiro Mifune, Takashi Shimura, Tatsuya Nakadai High and Low is a 1963 police procedural crime drama film directed by Akira Kurosawa, starring Toshiro Mifune, Tatsuya Nakadai and Kyōko Kagawa. The film is loosely based on King's Ransom, by Ed ...more

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High Anxiety is listed (or ranked) 8 on the list The Best Movies With High in the Title
High Anxiety Cloris Leachman, Madeline Kahn, Dick Van Patten High Anxiety is a 1977 comedy film produced and directed by Mel Brooks, who also plays the lead. This is Brooks' first film as a producer and first speaking lead role. Veteran Brooks ensemble ...more

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How High is listed (or ranked) 9 on the list The Best Movies With High in the Title
How High Jeffrey Jones, Tracy Morgan, Lark Voorhies How High is a 2001 stoner film starring Method Man and Redman, written by Dustin Lee Abraham, and director Jesse Dylan's debut feature film. Despite negative reviews from critics, the film ...more

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Twelve O'Clock High is listed (or ranked) 10 on the list The Best Movies With High in the Title
Twelve O'Clock High Gregory Peck, Dean Jagger, Richard Anderson Twelve O'Clock High is a 1949 American war film about aircrews in the United States Army's Eighth Air Force who flew daylight bombing missions against Nazi Germany and occupied France during the ...more

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High Society is listed (or ranked) 11 on the list The Best Movies With High in the Title
High Society Frank Sinatra, Grace Kelly, Bing Crosby High Society is a 1956 American musical comedy film directed by Charles Walters and starring Bing Crosby, Grace Kelly, and Frank Sinatra. The film was produced by Sol C. Siegel for ...more

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High Plains Drifter is listed (or ranked) 12 on the list The Best Movies With High in the Title
High Plains Drifter Clint Eastwood, Geoffrey Lewis, John Hillerman High Plains Drifter is a 1973 American film directed by and starring Clint Eastwood, written by Ernest Tidyman, and produced by Robert Daley for The Malpaso Company and Universal Studios. ...more

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Fast Times at Ridgemont High is listed (or ranked) 13 on the list The Best Movies With High in the Title
Fast Times at Ridgemont High Nicolas Cage, Sean Penn, Jennifer Jason Leigh Fast Times at Ridgemont High is a 1982 American coming-of-age teen comedy film written by Cameron Crowe, adapted from his 1981 book of the same name. As a freelance writer for Rolling Stone ...more

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A High Wind in Jamaica is listed (or ranked) 14 on the list The Best Movies With High in the Title
A High Wind in Jamaica A High Wind in Jamaica is a 1929 novel by the Welsh writer Richard Hughes, which was made into a film of the same name in 1965. The book was initially titled The Innocent Voyage and published by ...more

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Hell and High Water is listed (or ranked) 15 on the list The Best Movies With High in the Title
Hell and High Water Richard Widmark, Cameron Mitchell, David Wayne Hell and High Water is a 1954 Cold War drama film starring Richard Widmark, Bella Darvi and Victor Francen. The film was made to showcase CinemaScope being used in the confined sets of a ...more

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Halloweentown High is listed (or ranked) 16 on the list The Best Movies With High in the Title
Halloweentown High Debbie Reynolds, Frank Welker, Finn Wittrock Halloweentown High is a 2004 Disney Channel Original Movie that premiered on Disney Channel on October 8, 2004 for the holiday of Halloween. This is the third installment in the Halloweentown ...more

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Hang 'Em High is listed (or ranked) 17 on the list The Best Movies With High in the Title
Hang 'Em High Clint Eastwood, Dennis Hopper, Bruce Dern Hang 'Em High is a 1968 American Western film directed by Ted Post and produced and co-written by Leonard Freeman. It stars Clint Eastwood as Jed Cooper, an innocent man who survives a lynching, ...more

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High Strung is listed (or ranked) 18 on the list The Best Movies With High in the Title
High Strung Jim Carrey, Fred Willard, Jani Lane High Strung is a 1991 American independent comedy film directed by Roger Nygard, created by Film Brigade International and produced by Vladimir Horunzhy and Sergei Zholobetsky. It stars Steve ...more

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Assassination of a High School... is listed (or ranked) 19 on the list The Best Movies With High in the Title
Assassination of a High School President Bruce Willis, Mischa Barton, Zoë Kravitz Assassination of a High School President is a 2008 American neo noir comedy film, directed by Brett Simon, written by Tim Calpin and Kevin Jakubowski, and starring Reece Thompson, Bruce Willis, ...more

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Rock 'n' Roll High School is listed (or ranked) 20 on the list The Best Movies With High in the Title
Rock 'n' Roll High School Clint Howard, Dick Miller, Mary Woronov Rock 'n' Roll High School is a 1979 musical comedy film produced by Roger Corman, directed by Allan Arkush, and starring P. J. Soles, Vince Van Patten, and Clint Howard. The film featured the ...more

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3 Ninjas: High Noon at Mega Mo... is listed (or ranked) 21 on the list The Best Movies With High in the Title
3 Ninjas: High Noon at Mega Mountain Hulk Hogan, Loni Anderson, Frank Welker 3 Ninjas: High Noon at Mega Mountain is a 1998 American martial arts film, and the last installment in the 3 Ninjas franchise. The film starred only three of the original actors and was directed ...more

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Aces High is listed (or ranked) 22 on the list The Best Movies With High in the Title
Aces High Christopher Plummer, Malcolm McDowell, John Gielgud Aces High is a 1976 British-French war film directed by Jack Gold and starring Malcolm McDowell, Peter Firth, Christopher Plummer and Simon Ward. The screenplay was written by Howard Barker. As ...more

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Super High Me is listed (or ranked) 23 on the list The Best Movies With High in the Title
Super High Me Doug Benson Super High Me is a 2007 documentary film about the effects of smoking cannabis for 30 days. The documentary stars comedian Doug Benson. The documentary's name and its poster are plays on the ...more

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The Class of Nuke 'Em High is listed (or ranked) 24 on the list The Best Movies With High in the Title
The Class of Nuke 'Em High Robert Prichard, R. L. Ryan, Jennifer Prichard Class of Nuke 'Em High, also known as Atomic High School, is a 1986 American science fiction comedy horror film made by cult classic B-movie production group Troma Entertainment. It was directed ...more

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The High and the Mighty is listed (or ranked) 25 on the list The Best Movies With High in the Title
The High and the Mighty John Wayne, Robert Stack, Claire Trevor The High and the Mighty is a 1954 American "disaster" film directed by William A. Wellman and written by Ernest K. Gann who also wrote the novel on which his screenplay was based. The ...more

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Ride the High Country is listed (or ranked) 26 on the list The Best Movies With High in the Title
Ride the High Country Warren Oates, Edgar Buchanan, Randolph Scott Ride the High Country is a 1962 American Western film directed by Sam Peckinpah and starring Randolph Scott, Joel McCrea, and Mariette Hartley. The supporting cast includes Edgar Buchanan, James ...more

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Three O'Clock High is listed (or ranked) 27 on the list The Best Movies With High in the Title
Three O'Clock High Jeffrey Tambor, Philip Baker Hall, Yeardley Smith Three O'Clock High is a 1987 high-school comedy film, directed by Phil Joanou, written by Richard Christian Matheson and Thomas Szollosi; the executive producer was Aaron Spelling. The plot is ...more

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High Fidelity is listed (or ranked) 28 on the list The Best Movies With High in the Title
High Fidelity Catherine Zeta-Jones, Bruce Springsteen, Jack Black High Fidelity is a 2000 American comedy-drama film directed by Stephen Frears and starring John Cusack and Iben Hjejle. The film is based on the 1995 British novel of the same name by Nick ...more

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High Spirits is listed (or ranked) 29 on the list The Best Movies With High in the Title
High Spirits Liam Neeson, Jennifer Tilly, Peter O'Toole High Spirits is a 1988 fantasy comedy film directed by Neil Jordan and starring Steve Guttenberg, Daryl Hannah, Beverly D'Angelo, Liam Neeson and Peter O'Toole. Set in a remote Irish castle ...more

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Slaughter High is listed (or ranked) 30 on the list The Best Movies With High in the Title
Slaughter High Caroline Munro, Billy Hartman, Gary Martin Slaughter High is a 1986 American/British independent slasher film written and directed by George Dugdale, Mark Ezra and Peter Litten.

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High School is listed (or ranked) 31 on the list The Best Movies With High in the Title
High School Adrien Brody, Michael Chiklis, Michael Vartan "So it’s the end of the school year, and smarmy Principal Gordon (Michael Chiklis) has suddenly instituted a zero-tolerance crusade against his nemesis, the reviled marijuana. A mandatory ...more

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Ace High is listed (or ranked) 32 on the list The Best Movies With High in the Title
Ace High Eli Wallach, Bud Spencer, Terence Hill Ace High is an Italian spaghetti Western by Giuseppe Colizzi from 1968. The film is the second in a trilogy started with God Forgives... I Don't! and ended with Boot Hill.

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Hatley High is listed (or ranked) 33 on the list The Best Movies With High in the Title
Hatley High Rachelle Lefevre, Nicolas Wright, James A. Woods Hatley High is a 2003 independent comedy film directed by Phil Price and written by Myles Hainsworth. It was shown at various film festivals from September 2003 to 2005 including the San Diego ...more

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High School Musical 3: Senior ... is listed (or ranked) 34 on the list The Best Movies With High in the Title
High School Musical 3: Senior Year Vanessa Hudgens, Ashley Tisdale, Zac Efron High School Musical 3: Senior Year is a 2008 American teen romantic comedy musical film and the third installment in the High School Musical series. Produced and released on October 24, 2008 by ...more

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The Class of Nuke 'Em High Par... is listed (or ranked) 35 on the list The Best Movies With High in the Title
The Class of Nuke 'Em High Part II: Subhumanoid Meltdown Lisa Gaye, Brick Bronsky, Robert Dawson Class of Nuke 'Em High Part II: Subhumanoid Meltdown is a 1991 sequel to the 1986 minor-hit Class of Nuke 'Em High. Notably there are no characters carried over from the first film.

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Cooley High is listed (or ranked) 36 on the list The Best Movies With High in the Title
Cooley High Garrett Morris, Glynn Turman, Steven Williams Cooley High is a 1975 American film based upon the real high school located on the near north side of Chicago, produced and released by American International Pictures and written by Eric Monte. ...more

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The Noose Hangs High is listed (or ranked) 37 on the list The Best Movies With High in the Title
The Noose Hangs High Lou Costello, Bud Abbott, Mike Mazurki The Noose Hangs High is a 1948 film starring the comedy team of Abbott and Costello. The film is a remake of the Universal Pictures film For Love or Money.

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Massacre at Central High is listed (or ranked) 38 on the list The Best Movies With High in the Title
Massacre at Central High Robert Carradine, Andrew Stevens, Kimberly Beck Massacre at Central High is a 1976 horror-thriller film directed by Dutch director Rene Daalder, a protégé of Russ Meyer. Despite its title, it is not at all a slasher film; the ...more

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Sleepy Hollow High is listed (or ranked) 39 on the list The Best Movies With High in the Title
Sleepy Hollow High George Stover, Wendy Donigian, Kevin Summerfield Sleepy Hollow High is a 2000 American horror film, specifically a slasher film, directed by Chris Arth and Kevin Summerfield.

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High Life is listed (or ranked) 40 on the list The Best Movies With High in the Title
High Life Timothy Olyphant, Mark McKinney, Michael Bell "Anyone under the impression that crime pays should watch Gary Yates's latest feature, High Life. Timothy Olyphant plays Dick, a down-on-his-luck morphine addict and hospital orderly whose ...more

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Zombie High is listed (or ranked) 41 on the list The Best Movies With High in the Title
Zombie High Sherilyn Fenn, Virginia Madsen, Paul Feig Zombie High is a 1987 film directed by Ron Link. The film was released theatrically on October 2, 1987 and stars Virginia Madsen as a beautiful young teenager that must fight against a boarding ...more

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Rock 'n' Roll High School Fore... is listed (or ranked) 42 on the list The Best Movies With High in the Title
Rock 'n' Roll High School Forever Corey Feldman, Al Lewis, Mary Woronov Rock 'n' Roll High School Forever is a 1991 musical comedy film and sequel to the 1979 film Rock 'n' Roll High School. The film stars Corey Feldman, Mary Woronov, and Sarah Buxton.

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High School U.S.A. is listed (or ranked) 43 on the list The Best Movies With High in the Title
High School U.S.A. Michael J. Fox, Crispin Glover, Dawn Wells High School U.S.A. is a 1983 television movie directed by Rodney Amateau. The film originally aired on NBC on October 16, 1983 and features an ensemble cast including Michael J. Fox, Anthony ...more

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Avalon High is listed (or ranked) 44 on the list The Best Movies With High in the Title
Avalon High Molly Quinn, Britt Robertson, Gregg Sulkin Avalon High is a 2010 Disney Channel Original Movie starring Gregg Sulkin, Britt Robertson, Joey Pollari, and Devon Graye. The movie is based on the book of the same name by Meg Cabot. It ...more

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High Art is listed (or ranked) 45 on the list The Best Movies With High in the Title
High Art Radha Mitchell, Ally Sheedy, Patricia Clarkson High Art is a 1998 Canadian-American independent film directed by Lisa Cholodenko and starring Ally Sheedy and Radha Mitchell.

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High Crimes is listed (or ranked) 46 on the list The Best Movies With High in the Title
High Crimes Morgan Freeman, Ashley Judd, Amanda Peet High Crimes is a 2002 American thriller film directed by Carl Franklin and starring Ashley Judd and Morgan Freeman, reunited from the 1997 film Kiss the Girls. The screenplay by Yuri Zeltser and ...more

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The High Cost of Living is listed (or ranked) 47 on the list The Best Movies With High in the Title
The High Cost of Living Zach Braff, Paula Jean Hixson, Kyle Switzer The High Cost of Living is a 2011 drama film written and directed by Deborah Chow.

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Terrifying Girls' High School:... is listed (or ranked) 48 on the list The Best Movies With High in the Title
Terrifying Girls' High School: Lynch Law Classroom Reiko Ike, Miki Sugimoto, Rie Saotome Terrifying Girls' High School: Lynch Law Classroom is a 1973 Japanese film in the sukeban subgenre of Toei's "Pinky violence" style of Pink film. The second in the Terrifying Girls' ...more

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High Road to China is listed (or ranked) 49 on the list The Best Movies With High in the Title
High Road to China Tom Selleck, Wilford Brimley, Brian Blessed High Road to China is a 1983 adventure-romance film, set in the 1920s, starring Tom Selleck as a hard-drinking biplane pilot hired by society heiress Eve "Evie" Tozer to find her ...more

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High Roller: The Stu Ungar Sto... is listed (or ranked) 50 on the list The Best Movies With High in the Title
High Roller: The Stu Ungar Story Pat Morita, Michael Nouri, Michael Imperioli High Roller: The Stu Ungar Story is a 2003 biopic focusing on the life of American professional poker and gin player Stu Ungar. Stuey is the film's alternate title. The film features cameos from ...more