How many movies with light in the title can you name? This list ranks the best movies with light in the name, whether they're documentaries, dramas, horror movies, or any other genre of film. Do you have a favorite movie with light 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 light in the title you think of right away, but you might be shocked to see how many others exist as well.Notable films with light in the title include Light It Up, Winter Light, and The Cold Light of Day, although there are many more examples on this list. This poll is interactive, meaning you can vote the light movies up or down depending on how much you like them.
Directed by: Ingmar BergmanWinter Light is a 1962 Swedish drama film written and directed by Ingmar Bergman and starring Bergman regulars Gunnar Björnstrand, Ingrid Thulin and Max von Sydow. The film follows Tomas Ericsson,... more
Directed by: Mike RobeGo Toward the Light is a 1988 television film starring Linda Hamilton, Joshua Harris and Richard Thomas. The film first aired on CBS on November 11, 1988.... more
Directed by: Craig BolotinLight It Up is a 1999 American hostage drama film starring an ensemble cast that consists of R&B singer/actor Usher Raymond, Rosario Dawson, Forest Whitaker, and Vanessa L. Williams. The film was... more
Directed by: Mabrouk El MechriThe Cold Light of Day is a 2012 American/Spanish action film directed by Mabrouk El Mechri, starring Henry Cavill, Bruce Willis, and Sigourney Weaver. The film is about Will, who finds that his... more
Directed by: David ButlerBy the Light of the Silvery Moon is a 1953 musical film. It is the sequel to On Moonlight Bay. Like its predecessor, the movie is based loosely on the Penrod stories by Booth Tarkington.... more
Directed by: Paul SchraderLight of Day is a 1987 American drama film starring Michael J. Fox, Gena Rowlands and Joan Jett. It was written and directed by Paul Schrader. The original music score was composed by Thomas Newman... more
Directed by: Hatsuki TsujiYu-Gi-Oh! The Movie: Pyramid of Light, later released in Japan as Yu-Gi-Oh! Duel Monsters: Pyramid of Light is a 2004 Japanese-American anime adventure fantasy film produced by Nihon Ad Systems based... more
Directed by: Joseph BrooksYou Light Up My Life is a 1977 romantic comedy-drama film written and directed by Joseph Brooks. The picture stars Didi Conn, Stephen Nathan and Michael Zaslow, and follows a girl named Laurie, who... more
Directed by: Craig RosenbergHalf Light is a 2006 mystery-horror drama film starring Demi Moore and Hans Matheson. It was directed by Craig Rosenberg, who also penned the screenplay. The score was composed by Craig's brother,... more
- Born into Brothels: Calcutta's Red Light Kids is a 2004 Indian-American documentary film about the children of prostitutes in Sonagachi, Kolkata's red light district. The widely acclaimed film,... more
Light YearsSandra Ellis Lafferty, Adriano Aragon
Directed by: Richard N. MartinLight Years is a 2008 short drama film written by Josh Calvert and Richard N. Martin, and directed by Richard N. Martin....
Directed by: John Carl BuechlerA Light in the Forest is John Carl Buechler's film adaptation of Frank Latino's award winning children's book, "The Legend of Hollyboy." It starred Lindsay Wagner.... more
Directed by: Giuseppe PiccioniLuce dei miei occhi is a 2001 Italian romance-drama film directed by Giuseppe Piccioni. The film entered the 58th Venice International Film Festival, where Luigi Lo Cascio and Sandra Ceccarelli were... more
Directed by: Otto Brower, Edwin H. KnopfThe Light of Western Stars is a 1930 sound film western produced and distributed by Paramount Pictures. It had two directors, Otto Brower and Edward H. Knopf. This film is the third filming of Zane... more
A Light in the DarknessKaren Black, Geoffrey Lewis
Directed by: Marshall E. UzzleA Light in the Darkness is the 2002 drama horror film written by Marshall E. Uzzle and Matt Terzian and directed by Marshall E. Uzzle....
Directed by: Wim WendersA Trick of Light is a 1995 German film directed by Wim Wenders. Its original German title is Die Gebrüder Skladanowsky, the film made with the students of the Munich Film Academy is a combination of... more
Directed by: Brent Shields
The Littlest Light on the Christmas TreeJane Seymour, James Naughton
Directed by: John Gentile, Anthony GentileThe Littlest Light on the Christmas Tree is a 2004 short film....
Directed by: Greg BeemanA Ring of Endless Light is a 2002 Disney Channel Original Movie based on the Madeleine L'Engle book of the same name filmed on location in Australia, and starring Mischa Barton in the main lead role.... more
Before the Light Turns GreenBen Budd, James Pickering
Directed by: John Michael Bolger
Directed by: Jack SholderBy Dawn’s Early Light is an HBO Original Movie, aired in 1990 and set in 1991. It is based on the 1983 novel Trinity's Child, written by William Prochnau. The film is one of the last to depict the... more
Dream of LightDream of Light is a 1992 Spanish film directed by Victor Erice. Its Spanish title is El sol del membrillo, which translates directly to the English "The Sun of the Quince"; it was released in Hong... more
Directed by: Chuck ParelloIn the Light of the Moon is a 2000 Spanish and Portuguese film that chronicles the life of American graverobber and murderer Ed Gein. It was released in Spain and Portugal on November 17, 2000–the... more
Let There Be LightLet There Be Light is a 1946 American documentary film directed by John Huston. The film was the last in a series of three films directed by Huston while serving in the United States Army Signal... more
- Light Keeps Me Company is a 1999 documentary film directed by Carl-Gustaf Nykvist.... more