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

Notable films with key in the title include Key Largo, The Skeleton Key, and Sarah's Key, although there are many more examples on this list. This poll is interactive, meaning you can vote the key movies up or down depending on how much you like them.
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The Skeleton Key is listed (or ranked) 1 on the list The Best Movies With Key in the Title
The Skeleton Key Kate Hudson, John Hurt, Joy Bryant The Skeleton Key is a 2005 American supernatural horror film starring Kate Hudson, Gena Rowlands, John Hurt, Peter Sarsgaard, and Joy Bryant. The film centers on a young hospice nurse who ...more

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Key Largo is listed (or ranked) 2 on the list The Best Movies With Key in the Title
Key Largo Lauren Bacall, Humphrey Bogart, Edward G. Robinson Key Largo is a 1948 film noir directed by John Huston and starring Humphrey Bogart, Edward G. Robinson and Lauren Bacall and featuring Lionel Barrymore and Claire Trevor. The movie was adapted ...more

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Sarah's Key is listed (or ranked) 3 on the list The Best Movies With Key in the Title
Sarah's Key Kristin Scott Thomas, Aidan Quinn, Niels Arestrup Sarah's Key is a 2010 French drama directed and co-written by Gilles Paquet-Brenner and an adaptation of the novel with the same title by Tatiana de Rosnay. Sarah's Key follows a journalist's ...more

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The Glass Key is listed (or ranked) 4 on the list The Best Movies With Key in the Title
The Glass Key Veronica Lake, Alan Ladd, William Bendix The Glass Key is a 1942 film noir, directed by Stuart Heisler and based on the novel of the same name by Dashiell Hammett. An earlier film version had been released in 1935.

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The Glass Key is listed (or ranked) 5 on the list The Best Movies With Key in the Title
The Glass Key Veronica Lake, Ray Milland, Alan Ladd The Glass Key is the first of two film adaptations of the classic suspense novel The Glass Key by Dashiell Hammett. The film was released in 1935 starring George Raft, featuring Edward Arnold ...more

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Turn the Key Softly is listed (or ranked) 6 on the list The Best Movies With Key in the Title
Turn the Key Softly Joan Collins, Kathleen Harrison, Terence Morgan Turn the Key Softly is a 1953 British drama film, directed by Jack Lee and starring Yvonne Mitchell, Joan Collins, Kathleen Harrison and Terence Morgan. Lee and producer Maurice Cowan also wrote ...more

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The Skeleton Key 2: 667 Neighb... is listed (or ranked) 7 on the list The Best Movies With Key in the Title
The Skeleton Key 2: 667 Neighbor of the Beast Monique Dupree, Conrad Brooks, Syn DeVil Howard and Nicopernicus take a trip back to Nilbog to contend with zombies, vampires, and the dreaded Dr. Nochas in this sequel to Alucard and Shadow Hunters director John Johnson's outrageous ...more

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The Key for Determining Dwarfs is listed (or ranked) 8 on the list The Best Movies With Key in the Title
The Key for Determining Dwarfs Eliška Doušová, Julie Ritzingerová, Edita Levá The Key for Determining Dwarfs is a 2002 drama film written by Pavel Jurácek and directed by Martin Sulík.

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The Key to Rebecca is listed (or ranked) 9 on the list The Best Movies With Key in the Title

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The Key is listed (or ranked) 10 on the list The Best Movies With Key in the Title
The Key Sergey Martinson, Georgiy Vitsin, Rina Zelyonaya The Key is a 1961 Soviet feature animated film directed by Lev Atamanov. It was produced at the Soyuzmultfilm studio in Moscow. The critic S. V. Asenin about the animated film: "The ...more

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The Master Key is listed (or ranked) 11 on the list The Best Movies With Key in the Title
The Master Key Milburn Stone, Dennis Moore, Addison Richards The Master Key is a Universal movie serial.

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Your Vice Is a Locked Room and... is listed (or ranked) 12 on the list The Best Movies With Key in the Title
Your Vice Is a Locked Room and Only I Have the Key Edwige Fenech, Luigi Pistilli, Ivan Rassimov Your Vice Is a Locked Room and Only I Have the Key is a 1972 giallo film directed by Sergio Martino. The picture stars Edwige Fenech, Luigi Pistilli, and Anita Strindberg. The film uses many ...more

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Key the Metal Idol is listed (or ranked) 13 on the list The Best Movies With Key in the Title
Key the Metal Idol Junko Iwao Key the Metal Idol is an original video animation anime series that was released in Japan from 1994 to 1997. The series consists of fifteen episodes divided into four parts. First Program ...more

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The Steel Key is listed (or ranked) 14 on the list The Best Movies With Key in the Title
The Steel Key Dianne Foster, Colin Tapley, Esmond Knight The Steel Key is a 1953 British thriller film directed by Robert S. Baker and starring Terence Morgan, Joan Rice and Raymond Lovell.

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The Devil's Pass Key is listed (or ranked) 15 on the list The Best Movies With Key in the Title
The Devil's Pass Key Mae Busch, Alice Terry, Leo White The Devil's Pass Key was a 1920 silent drama film directed by Erich von Stroheim. The film was produced by Universal Pictures and distributed under their Jewel banner. The film was von ...more

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Who Will Watch the Watchman? D... is listed (or ranked) 16 on the list The Best Movies With Key in the Title
Who Will Watch the Watchman? Dalibor, or the Key to Uncle Tom's Cabin Who Will Watch the Watchman? Dalibor, or the Key to Uncle Tom's Cabin (Czech: Kdo bude hlídat hlídače? Dalibor aneb Klíč k Chaloupce strýčka Toma) is a 2002 ...more

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The Key is listed (or ranked) 17 on the list The Best Movies With Key in the Title
The Key Fabijan Šovagović, Jagoda Kaloper, Sven Lasta The Key is a 1965 Croatian omnibus film. It consists of three segments directed by Vanča Kljaković, Krsto Papić and Antun Vrdoljak.

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Under Lock and Key is listed (or ranked) 18 on the list The Best Movies With Key in the Title
Under Lock and Key Barbara Niven, Wendi Westbrook, Trisha Berdot

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Nana, the True Key of Pleasure is listed (or ranked) 19 on the list The Best Movies With Key in the Title
Nana, the True Key of Pleasure Jean-Pierre Aumont, Massimo Serato, Paul Muller Nana, the True Key of Pleasure is a 1982 Italian drama film written by Marc Behm and directed by Dan Wolman.

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The Italian Key is listed (or ranked) 20 on the list The Best Movies With Key in the Title
The Italian Key John Shea, Mikko Leppilampi, Joeanna Sayler The Italian Key is a 2011 film directed and written by Rosa Karo. The film follows the story of Cabella, a 19-year-old orphan girl, who travels to Italy after she has inherited an old key from ...more

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The Missing Key is listed (or ranked) 21 on the list The Best Movies With Key in the Title
The Missing Key The Missing Key is a 2011 animated short drama film written and directed by Jonathan Nix.

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The Key Is in the Door is listed (or ranked) 22 on the list The Best Movies With Key in the Title
The Key Is in the Door Annie Girardot

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The House Without a Key is listed (or ranked) 23 on the list The Best Movies With Key in the Title
The House Without a Key The House Without a Key is a novel that was written in 1925 by Earl Derr Biggers. It is the first of the Charlie Chan mysteries written by Biggers. The novel, which takes place in 1920s Hawaiʻi, ...more

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The Key and the Clock is listed (or ranked) 24 on the list The Best Movies With Key in the Title

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The Seventh Key is listed (or ranked) 25 on the list The Best Movies With Key in the Title
The Seventh Key The Seventh Key is a Norwegian series of English lessons produced by Norwegian Broadcasting Corporation in 1969. It was produced for use in English lessons in Norwegian, Danish, Swedish and ...more

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Off Key is listed (or ranked) 26 on the list The Best Movies With Key in the Title
Off Key Joe Mantegna, Danny Aiello, George Hamilton Off Key is a 2001 Spanish-British-Italian comedy film written and directed by Manuel Gómez Pereira.

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The Golden Key is listed (or ranked) 27 on the list The Best Movies With Key in the Title
The Golden Key The Golden Key is a 1939 fantasy film written by Carlo Collodi, Nikolai Leshchenko, Lyudmila Tolstaya and Aleksei Tolstoy and directed by Aleksandr Ptushko.

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Juliette, or Key of Dreams is listed (or ranked) 28 on the list The Best Movies With Key in the Title
Juliette, or Key of Dreams Gérard Philipe, Jean-Roger Caussimon, Suzanne Cloutier Juliette, or Key of Dreams is a 1951 French drama film directed by Marcel Carné. It was entered into the 1951 Cannes Film Festival. The film is based on a play by Georges Neveux.

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The Key is listed (or ranked) 29 on the list The Best Movies With Key in the Title
The Key Sophia Loren, Michael Caine, William Holden The Key is a 1958 war film set in 1940 during the World War II Battle of the Atlantic. It was based on the novel Stella by Jan de Hartog, was directed by Carol Reed and starred William Holden, ...more

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The Third Key is listed (or ranked) 30 on the list The Best Movies With Key in the Title
The Third Key The Third Key is a Croatian film directed by Zoran Tadić. It was released in 1983. A Kafkian horror film, indirectly touching on the topic of corruption, in showing the alienation and ...more

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The House Without a Key is listed (or ranked) 31 on the list The Best Movies With Key in the Title
The House Without a Key Allene Ray, Walter Miller The House Without a Key is a 1926 American mystery film serial directed by Spencer Gordon Bennet. It is based on the novel of the same name and is the first onscreen appearance of the fictional ...more

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The Key Man is listed (or ranked) 32 on the list The Best Movies With Key in the Title
The Key Man Hugo Weaving, Judy Greer, Brian Cox The Key Man is a 2007 comedy drama film written and directed by Peter Himmelstein.

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Prometheus Triumphant: A Fugue... is listed (or ranked) 33 on the list The Best Movies With Key in the Title
Prometheus Triumphant: A Fugue in the Key of Flesh Shawn Morgan, Kaitlyn Shoeb, Rachel Vallozi Prometheus Triumphant: A Fugue in the Key of Flesh is a 2009 horror film written by Jim Towns and directed by Mike McKown and Jim Towns.

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The Golden Key is listed (or ranked) 34 on the list The Best Movies With Key in the Title
The Golden Key My Duyen, Ta Ngoc Bao Chiếc chìa khóa vàng is a 2000 Vietnamese war film romance. It was directed by Hoang Le.

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Locke & Key is listed (or ranked) 35 on the list The Best Movies With Key in the Title
Locke & Key Ksenia Solo, Jesse McCartney, Sarah Bolger Locke & Key is a 2011 horror, thriller, adventure and drama film written by Joe Hill, Josh Friedman, Alex Kurtzman and Roberto Orci, story by Joe Hill and directed by Mark Romanek.

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30 Door Key is listed (or ranked) 36 on the list The Best Movies With Key in the Title
30 Door Key Iain Glen, Stephen Garlick

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The Key to Reserva is listed (or ranked) 37 on the list The Best Movies With Key in the Title
The Key to Reserva Martin Scorsese, Simon Baker, Kelli O'Hara The Key to Reserva is a 2007 short film written by Ted Griffin and directed by Martin Scorsese.

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The Key is listed (or ranked) 38 on the list The Best Movies With Key in the Title
The Key The Key is a 1971 Czechoslovakian drama film directed by Vladimír Čech. It was entered into the 7th Moscow International Film Festival where it won a Silver Prize.

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Germany - Key to Europe is listed (or ranked) 39 on the list The Best Movies With Key in the Title

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KEY is listed (or ranked) 40 on the list The Best Movies With Key in the Title
KEY

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The Door That Has No Key is listed (or ranked) 41 on the list The Best Movies With Key in the Title
The Door That Has No Key George Relph The Door That Has No Key is a 1921 silent British drama film directed by Frank Hall Crane. The film is considered to be lost.

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The French Key is listed (or ranked) 42 on the list The Best Movies With Key in the Title
The French Key Evelyn Ankers The French Key is a film directed by Walter Colmes released on May 18, 1946.

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The Key of G is listed (or ranked) 43 on the list The Best Movies With Key in the Title

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Key Party is listed (or ranked) 44 on the list The Best Movies With Key in the Title
Key Party Amy Poehler, Seth Meyers

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The Master Key is listed (or ranked) 45 on the list The Best Movies With Key in the Title
The Master Key Robert Z. Leonard, Harry Carter, Ella Hall The Master Key is a 1914 American film serial directed by Robert Z. Leonard. It is considered to be lost, with only episode 5 of 15 surviving in the Library of Congress.

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Forrest Bess: Key to the Riddl... is listed (or ranked) 46 on the list The Best Movies With Key in the Title

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Cage Without a Key is listed (or ranked) 47 on the list The Best Movies With Key in the Title
Cage Without a Key Susan Dey, Katherine Helmond, Lani O'Grady Cage Without a Key is a 1975 made-for-TV movie starring Susan Dey and Sam Bottoms, with Jonelle Allen and Lani O'Grady in supporting roles. The movie appeared on the NBC television network, ...more

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Key Witness is listed (or ranked) 48 on the list The Best Movies With Key in the Title
Key Witness Dennis Hopper, Jeffrey Hunter, Pat Crowley Key Witness is a film directed by Phil Karlson released on October 6, 1960.

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Oscar Peterson: Music in the K... is listed (or ranked) 49 on the list The Best Movies With Key in the Title
Oscar Peterson: Music in the Key of Oscar Quincy Jones, Oscar Peterson, Herb Ellis

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Off Key is listed (or ranked) 50 on the list The Best Movies With Key in the Title
Off Key Off Key is a 1995 short film directed by Karethe Linaae.