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The Best Movies With Home in the Title 

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

Since it's such a common word, it's not surprising there are many movies with home in the name. This list ranks the best movies with home in the title, regardless of what genre it is. Do you have a favorite movie with home 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 home 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 home in the title includes movies like Home Alone, Star Trek IV: The Voyage Home, and Sweet Home Alabama. 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 home in it.

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Home Alone is listed (or ranked) 1 on the list The Best Movies With Home in the Title
Macaulay Culkin, Joe Pesci, John Candy

Released: 1990

Directed by: Chris Columbus

Home Alone is a 1990 American Christmas family comedy film written and produced by John Hughes and directed by Chris Columbus. The film stars Macaulay Culkin as Kevin McCallister, a boy who is ...more

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Star Trek IV: The Voyage... is listed (or ranked) 2 on the list The Best Movies With Home in the Title
William Shatner, Leonard Nimoy, George Takei

Released: 1986

Directed by: Leonard Nimoy

Star Trek IV: The Voyage Home is a 1986 American science fiction film released by Paramount Pictures. It is the fourth feature film based on Star Trek, and is a sequel to Star Trek III: The ...more

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Home Alone 2: Lost in Ne... is listed (or ranked) 3 on the list The Best Movies With Home in the Title
Donald Trump, Macaulay Culkin, Tim Curry

Released: 1992

Directed by: Chris Columbus

Home Alone 2: Lost in New York is a 1992 American Christmas family comedy film written and produced by John Hughes and directed by Chris Columbus. It is the second film in the Home Alone series ...more

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I'll Be Home for Christm... is listed (or ranked) 4 on the list The Best Movies With Home in the Title
Jessica Biel, Jonathan Taylor Thomas, Gary Cole

Released: 1998

Directed by: Arlene Sanford

I'll Be Home for Christmas is a 1998 Christmas family comedy film. It stars Jonathan Taylor Thomas, Jessica Biel, Adam LaVorgna, Gary Cole, Eve Gordon, Sean O'Bryan, and Andrew Lauer.

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Lassie Come Home is listed (or ranked) 5 on the list The Best Movies With Home in the Title
Elizabeth Taylor, Roddy McDowall, Elsa Lanchester

Released: 1943

Directed by: Fred M. Wilcox

Lassie Come Home is a 1943 Metro-Goldwyn-Mayer Technicolor feature film starring Roddy McDowall and canine actor, Pal, in a story about the profound bond between Yorkshire boy Joe Carraclough ...more

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Sweet Home Alabama is listed (or ranked) 6 on the list The Best Movies With Home in the Title
Reese Witherspoon, Matthew McConaughey, Dakota Fanning

Released: 2002

Directed by: Andy Tennant

Sweet Home Alabama is a 2002 American romantic comedy film directed by Andy Tennant, starring Reese Witherspoon, Josh Lucas, Patrick Dempsey and Candice Bergen. The film was released by ...more

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The Long Voyage Home is listed (or ranked) 7 on the list The Best Movies With Home in the Title
John Wayne, Barry Fitzgerald, Ward Bond

Released: 1940

Directed by: John Ford

The Long Voyage Home is a 1940 American drama film directed by John Ford. It features John Wayne, Thomas Mitchell, Ian Hunter, Barry Fitzgerald, Wilfrid Lawson, John Qualen, Mildred Natwick, and ...more

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Home Fries is listed (or ranked) 8 on the list The Best Movies With Home in the Title
Drew Barrymore, Catherine O'Hara, Luke Wilson

Released: 1998

Directed by: Dean Parisot

Home Fries is a 1998 film directed by Dean Parisot, starring Drew Barrymore, Luke Wilson and Jake Busey. The script was originally penned by writer Vince Gilligan for a film class at New York ...more

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Snoopy, Come Home is listed (or ranked) 9 on the list The Best Movies With Home in the Title
Bill Melendez, Christopher DeFaria, Linda Ercoli

Released: 1972

Directed by: Bill Melendez

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Delete is listed (or ranked) 10 on the list The Best Movies With Home in the Title
Vince Vaughn

Released: 2014

Directed by: Sean Anders, Etan Cohen

Daddy's Home is a 2014 comedy film written by Brian Burns, Chris Henchy and Adam McKay and directed by Etan Cohen.
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Carry Me Home is listed (or ranked) 11 on the list The Best Movies With Home in the Title
Penelope Ann Miller, Jane Alexander, David Alan Basche

Released: 2004

Directed by: Jace Alexander

An explosion of drums. Men in crisp tailored suits march down the aisle. Women throw their hands up and shout. Men with top hats and canes parade the streets. A brass band joins in. Everyone is ...more
12
Home of the Brave is listed (or ranked) 12 on the list The Best Movies With Home in the Title
Jessica Biel, Christina Ricci, 50 Cent

Released: 2006

Directed by: Irwin Winkler

Home of the Brave is a 2006 drama film following the lives of four Army National Guard soldiers in Iraq and their return to the United States. The film was shot in Morocco and in Spokane,

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The Thin Man Goes Home ... is listed (or ranked) 13 on the list The Best Movies With Home in the Title
Myrna Loy, William Powell, Anne Revere

Released: 1945

Directed by: Richard Thorpe

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14
The War at Home is listed (or ranked) 14 on the list The Best Movies With Home in the Title
Carla Gugino, Kathy Bates, Martin Sheen

Released: 1996

Directed by: Emilio Estevez

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Home is listed (or ranked) 15 on the list The Best Movies With Home in the Title
Home Joe Morton, Gbenga Akinnagbe, James McDaniel

Released: 2013

Directed by: Jono Oliver

Home is a 2013 drama film written and directed by Jono Oliver.
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Fly Away Home is listed (or ranked) 16 on the list The Best Movies With Home in the Title
Anna Paquin, Dana Delany, Jeff Daniels

Released: 1996

Directed by: Carroll Ballard

Fly Away Home is a 1996 family drama film directed by Carroll Ballard. The film stars Anna Paquin, Jeff Daniels and Dana Delany. The film was released on September 13, 1996 by Columbia Pictures. ...more

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Home on the Range is listed (or ranked) 17 on the list The Best Movies With Home in the Title
Steve Buscemi, Roseanne Barr, Judi Dench

Released: 2004

Directed by: Will Finn, John Sanford

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Home is listed (or ranked) 18 on the list The Best Movies With Home in the Title
Jennifer Lopez, Rihanna, Steve Martin

Released: 2015

Directed by: Tim Johnson

Home is a 2015 American 3D computer-animated buddy comedy film produced by DreamWorks Animation and distributed by 20th Century Fox. It is based on Adam Rex's 2007 children's book The True ...more

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Take Me Home Tonight is listed (or ranked) 19 on the list The Best Movies With Home in the Title
Michelle Trachtenberg, Teresa Palmer, Anna Faris

Released: 2011

Directed by: Michael Dowse

Take Me Home Tonight is a 2011 American retro comedy film directed by Michael Dowse and starring an ensemble cast including Topher Grace and Anna Faris. The screenplay was written by Jackie and ...more

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20
A Prairie Home Companion... is listed (or ranked) 20 on the list The Best Movies With Home in the Title
Lindsay Lohan, Meryl Streep, Tommy Lee Jones

Released: 2006

Directed by: Robert Altman

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Buck Privates Come Home ... is listed (or ranked) 21 on the list The Best Movies With Home in the Title
Lou Costello, Bud Abbott, Nat Pendleton

Released: 1947

Directed by: Charles Barton

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22
Free Willy 2: The Advent... is listed (or ranked) 22 on the list The Best Movies With Home in the Title
Michael Madsen, Joan Lunden, M. Emmet Walsh

Released: 1995

Directed by: Dwight H. Little

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23
Molly: An American Girl ... is listed (or ranked) 23 on the list The Best Movies With Home in the Title
Molly Ringwald, David Aaron Baker, Andrew Chalmers

Released: 2006

Directed by: Joyce Chopra

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24
Money from Home is listed (or ranked) 24 on the list The Best Movies With Home in the Title
Jerry Lewis, Dean Martin, Sheldon Leonard

Released: 1953

Directed by: George Marshall

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25
I'm Going Home is listed (or ranked) 25 on the list The Best Movies With Home in the Title
John Malkovich, Catherine Deneuve, Michel Piccoli

Released: 2001

Directed by: Manoel de Oliveira

I'm Going Home is a 2001 French-Portuguese film written and directed by Manoel de Oliveira.