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Have you ever noticed how many movies there are with short in the name? This list ranks the best movies with short in the title, regardless of genre or rating. What is your favorite movie with short in the name? This is kind of an odd way to categorize movies, but that's also why it's so fun! There are probably one or two movies with short in the title that you instantly think of, but you might be surprised how many others there are too as you scroll through this list.

This ranked poll of films with short in the title includes movies like Short Circuit, Short Cuts, and Short Term 12. 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 short in it.
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Short Circuit is listed (or ranked) 1 on the list The Best Movies With Short in the Title
Short Circuit Steve Guttenberg, Ally Sheedy, Austin Pendleton Short Circuit is a 1986 American comic science fiction film directed by John Badham, and written by S. S. Wilson and Brent Maddock. The film's plot centers upon an experimental military robot ...more

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The Big Short is listed (or ranked) 2 on the list The Best Movies With Short in the Title
The Big Short Christian Bale, Steve Carell, Ryan Gosling The Big Short is a 2015 American biographical comedy-drama film directed by Adam McKay, based on the 2010 book by Michael Lewis about the 2007-2008 financial crisis. A group of investors bet ...more

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Short Cuts is listed (or ranked) 3 on the list The Best Movies With Short in the Title
Short Cuts Robert Downey Jr., Julianne Moore, Tim Robbins Short Cuts is a 1993 American drama film directed by Robert Altman. Filmed from a screenplay by Altman and Frank Barhydt, it is inspired by nine short stories and a poem by Raymond Carver. ...more

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Short Circuit 2 is listed (or ranked) 4 on the list The Best Movies With Short in the Title
Short Circuit 2 Ally Sheedy, Michael McKean, Cynthia Gibb Short Circuit 2 is an American 1988 comic science fiction film, the sequel to 1986's film Short Circuit. It was directed by Kenneth Johnson, and starred Fisher Stevens as Ben Jahveri, Michael ...more

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Get Shorty is listed (or ranked) 5 on the list The Best Movies With Short in the Title
Get Shorty John Travolta, John Wayne, Danny DeVito Get Shorty is a 1995 crime-comedy-thriller film based on Elmore Leonard's novel of the same name. Directed by Barry Sonnenfeld and starring John Travolta, Gene Hackman, Rene Russo, and Danny ...more

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Short Term 12 is listed (or ranked) 6 on the list The Best Movies With Short in the Title
Short Term 12 Brie Larson, Stephanie Beatriz, Melora Walters Short Term 12 is a 2013 American drama film written and directed by Destin Daniel Cretton. The film is based on Cretton's short film of the same name, produced in 2009. It stars Brie Larson as ...more

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Short Eyes is listed (or ranked) 7 on the list The Best Movies With Short in the Title
Short Eyes Curtis Mayfield, Luis Guzmán, Bruce Davison Short Eyes is a 1977 American film adaptation of the Miguel Piñero play of the same title, directed by Robert M. Young.

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Short Stories is listed (or ranked) 8 on the list The Best Movies With Short in the Title
Short Stories Andrey Merzlikin, Konstantin Yushkevich, Igor Ugolnikov Short Stories is a 2012 comedy, drama and mystery film written and directed by Mikhail Segal.

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Short Time is listed (or ranked) 9 on the list The Best Movies With Short in the Title
Short Time Teri Garr, Joe Pantoliano, Dabney Coleman Short Time is a 1990 comedy action crime movie directed by Gregg Champion which stars Dabney Coleman, Matt Frewer and Teri Garr.

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Short Order is listed (or ranked) 10 on the list The Best Movies With Short in the Title
Short Order John Hurt, Vanessa Redgrave, Jack Dee Short Order is a 2005 Irish drama film written and directed by Anthony Byrne. It was released in Ireland on 1 March 2005. Later on during the Dinard Festival of British Cinema, it was released ...more

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Short Sharp Shock is listed (or ranked) 11 on the list The Best Movies With Short in the Title
Short Sharp Shock Fatih Akın, İdil Üner, Mehmet Kurtuluş Short Sharp Shock is a 1998 film directed by Turkish-German director Fatih Akın. The film, which according to Rekin Teksoy, writing in Turkish Cinema, "focuses on the identity crises faced ...more

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Short Life is listed (or ranked) 12 on the list The Best Movies With Short in the Title
Short Life Short Life is a 2012 romantic-drama music documentary film directed by Scott Levy.

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A Short Film About Killing is listed (or ranked) 13 on the list The Best Movies With Short in the Title
A Short Film About Killing Krystyna Janda, Zbigniew Zapasiewicz, Olgierd Łukaszewicz A Short Film About Killing is a 1988 film directed by Krzysztof Kieślowski and starring Mirosław Baka, Krzysztof Globisz, and Jan Tesarz. Written by Krzysztof Kieślowski and Krzysztof ...more

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A Short History of Decay is listed (or ranked) 14 on the list The Best Movies With Short in the Title
A Short History of Decay Emmanuelle Chriqui, Kathleen Rose Perkins, Michael Cunningham A Short History of Decay is a film written and directed by Michael Maren. It stars Bryan Greenberg, Linda Lavin, Harris Yulin, Emmanuelle Chriqui, Benjamin King and Kathleen Rose Perkins. Though ...more

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Short Night of the Glass Dolls Barbara Bach, Ingrid Thulin, Mario Adorf Short Night of Glass Dolls is a 1971 Italian giallo film. It is the directorial debut of Aldo Lado and stars Ingrid Thulin, Jean Sorel and Barbara Bach. It was first released as La Corta notte ...more

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Short of Breath is listed (or ranked) 16 on the list The Best Movies With Short in the Title
Short of Breath Nina von Arx, Eivind Seljeseth, Katrine Heggedal Short of Breath is a 2010 short drama film written and directed by Aasne Vaa Greibrokk.

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Caught Short is listed (or ranked) 17 on the list The Best Movies With Short in the Title
Caught Short Marie Dressler, Anita Page, Polly Moran Caught Short is a 1930 comedy film written by Willard Mack and directed by Charles Reisner.

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Something Short of Paradise is listed (or ranked) 18 on the list The Best Movies With Short in the Title
Something Short of Paradise Susan Sarandon, Jean-Pierre Aumont, David Steinberg Something Short of Paradise is a 1979 romantic comedy film directed by David Helpern from a screenplay by Fred Barron. It stars Susan Sarandon and David Steinberg.

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Cutting It Short is listed (or ranked) 19 on the list The Best Movies With Short in the Title
Cutting It Short Rudolf Hrušínský, Pavel Vondruška, Jiří Schmitzer Cutting It Short is a 1980 Czechoslovak comedy film directed by Jiří Menzel. It is based on the novel Postřižiny by Czech writer Bohumil Hrabal. The story is set in a brewery in a Czech ...more

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Short Memory is listed (or ranked) 20 on the list The Best Movies With Short in the Title
Short Memory Nathalie Baye, Bulle Ogier, Philippe Léotard Short Memory is a 1979 drama film written by Edgardo Cozarinsky and Eduardo de Gregorio and directed by Eduardo de Gregorio.

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Delete is listed (or ranked) 21 on the list The Best Movies With Short in the Title
Delete Brad William Henke, Keith Stanfield, Adam Shapiro "A film about kids and the grown-ups who hit them." Quoting the description from the 2009 Sundance Film Festival

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The End of a Short Trip is listed (or ranked) 22 on the list The Best Movies With Short in the Title
The End of a Short Trip Lee Eol, Seong-kwan Choi, Oh Dong-Yeong

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Four Short Films is listed (or ranked) 23 on the list The Best Movies With Short in the Title
Four Short Films Jean-Luc Godard, Anne-Marie Miéville, Jean-Pierre Gos Four Short Films is a 2006 documentary film written by Jean-Luc Godard, Georges Bataille and Henri Bergson and directed by Jean-Luc Godard and Anne-Marie Miéville.

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Short Circuit is listed (or ranked) 24 on the list The Best Movies With Short in the Title

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Short Fuse is listed (or ranked) 25 on the list The Best Movies With Short in the Title
Short Fuse Mary-Louise Parker, Frances McDormand, Michael Bailey Smith

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Long Hello and Short Goodbye is listed (or ranked) 26 on the list The Best Movies With Short in the Title
Long Hello and Short Goodbye Nicolette Krebitz, Stefan Kurt, Katja Riemann Long Hello and Short Goodbye is a 1999 German crime film produced by Studio Hamburg Letterbox Filmproduktion and co-authored by Jeff Vintar and Martin Rauhaus. The film features a recently ...more

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Child Bride of Short Creek is listed (or ranked) 27 on the list The Best Movies With Short in the Title
Child Bride of Short Creek Diane Lane, Helen Hunt, Christopher Atkins Child Bride of Short Creek is a 1981 TV movie written by Joyce Eliason and starring Diane Lane, Helen Hunt, Christopher Atkins, and Dee Wallace. The film is a dramatization of the lives of the ...more

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Short Cut Road is listed (or ranked) 28 on the list The Best Movies With Short in the Title
Short Cut Road Branden Scala, Erin Broling, Holly Ilyne Sari Short Cut Road is a 2003 horror film written by Denise Nivasch and Marc Selz and directed by Marc Selz.

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Fat, Bald, Short Man is listed (or ranked) 29 on the list The Best Movies With Short in the Title
Fat, Bald, Short Man Marcela Mar, Julio Medina, Sandra Reyes Lonesome, middle-aged virgin Antonio Farfán is picked on and ridiculed as a matter of course, whether by coworkers or his bullying mooch of a brother (who only calls when he needs money). ...more

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Four Short Films About Love is listed (or ranked) 30 on the list The Best Movies With Short in the Title
Four Short Films About Love Four Short Films About Love is a 2003 short documentary film written and directed by Max Andrews,Rachel Barnett,Alex Baum,Maissa Chouraki,David Cohen,Hannah Lesser,Tamara Rosenfeld,Max ...more

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Short of Love is listed (or ranked) 31 on the list The Best Movies With Short in the Title
Short of Love Angelababy, Wong Cho-lam, Kate Tsui Short of Love Chinese: 矮仔多情 is an 2009 Hong Kong comedy-romance film directed by James Yuen.

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Lord Shiva: Animated Short Sto... is listed (or ranked) 32 on the list The Best Movies With Short in the Title

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Short Long Journey is listed (or ranked) 33 on the list The Best Movies With Short in the Title
Short Long Journey SHORT LONG JOURNEY maps Fedor Gál’s attempt to learn about the death of his father Vojtěch Gál, whom he never knew. The only lead Gál had at the beginning his journey was ...more

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My Short Film is listed (or ranked) 34 on the list The Best Movies With Short in the Title
My Short Film Ellen DeGeneres, Siena Goines, Bunnie Rivera My Short Film is a comedy short film written by Karen Anderson, Ellen DeGeneres and Kevin Leman and directed by Peter Fowkes.

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The Short Life of José Antonio... is listed (or ranked) 35 on the list The Best Movies With Short in the Title
The Short Life of José Antonio Gutierrez The Short Life of José Antonio Gutierrez is a 2006 documentary film directed by Heidi Specogna about the second US Marine to die during the 2003 invasion of Iraq. Gutiérrez came ...more

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Short is listed (or ranked) 36 on the list The Best Movies With Short in the Title
Short Andrea Quejuán

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Short Kilts is listed (or ranked) 37 on the list The Best Movies With Short in the Title
Short Kilts Stan Laurel, Mickey Daniels, James Finlayson Short Kilts is a 1924 American silent comedy film starring Stan Laurel.

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Sweet 'n Short is listed (or ranked) 38 on the list The Best Movies With Short in the Title
Sweet 'n Short Leon Schuster, Alfred Ntombela Sweet 'n Short is a 1991 Leon Schuster movie made in South Africa. It was directed by Gray Hofmeyr. Tagline: Oh Schucks...it's the New South Africa!.

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A Very Short Life is listed (or ranked) 39 on the list The Best Movies With Short in the Title
A Very Short Life Maggie Shiu, Leila Tong A Very Short Life is a 2009 Hong Kong drama film written, produced and directed by Dennis Law. It is Law's fifth feature film as a writer and director. Centered on child abuse and child ...more

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Short & Curly is listed (or ranked) 40 on the list The Best Movies With Short in the Title
Short & Curly Natalie Saleeba, Jason Keng-Kwin Chan, Bill Young

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Overstimulated: 6 Short Films ... is listed (or ranked) 41 on the list The Best Movies With Short in the Title
Overstimulated: 6 Short Films By Jack Smith Overstimulated is a 1999 compilation of six short films directed by Jack Smith. "Compilation of six short films directed by Jack Smith: 1. SCOTCH TAPE [3 mins]: Shot on the rubble-strewn ...more

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Short Line Long Line is listed (or ranked) 42 on the list The Best Movies With Short in the Title
Short Line Long Line Short Line Long Line is a 1967 short historical special presentations film directed by Thom Andersen, Malcolm Brodwick.

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PORK...a short film is listed (or ranked) 43 on the list The Best Movies With Short in the Title
PORK...a short film David Denman, Jenn Liu Pork: A Short Film is a 2011 short romantic-comedy film written by Devon Gummersall and Jenn Liu and directed by Devon Gummersall.

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Bobby Short at the Cafe Carlyl... is listed (or ranked) 44 on the list The Best Movies With Short in the Title

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S&M: Short and Male is listed (or ranked) 45 on the list The Best Movies With Short in the Title
S&M: Short and Male S&M: Short and Male is a 2008 Canadian documentary directed by Howard Goldberg which examines the obstacles that short statured men face every day in life, love and work. The film was ...more

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The Short & Curlies is listed (or ranked) 46 on the list The Best Movies With Short in the Title
The Short & Curlies David Thewlis, Alison Steadman, Sylvestra Le Touzel The Short and Curlies is a 1987 short film written and directed by Mike Leigh. It stars Alison Steadman, Wendy Nottingham, Sylvestra Le Touzel and David Thewlis. The hairdressers 'Cynthia's' was ...more

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The Long and Short of It is listed (or ranked) 47 on the list The Best Movies With Short in the Title
The Long and Short of It Peter Jackson, Andrew Lesnie, Barrie M. Osborne The Long and Short of It is a 2003 short film directed, co-written and produced by Sean Astin. The five-minute film was shot in Wellington, New Zealand in a single day when the cast and crew of ...more

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Circle's Short Circuit is listed (or ranked) 48 on the list The Best Movies With Short in the Title
Circle's Short Circuit Avital Ronell, Richard Move, Charles Duval Circle's Short Circuit is a 1998 fantasy film written and directed by Caspar Stracke.

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Short Shorts is listed (or ranked) 49 on the list The Best Movies With Short in the Title

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Visions of Hell: The Films of ... is listed (or ranked) 50 on the list The Best Movies With Short in the Title
Visions of Hell: The Films of Jim VanBebber: The Short Films Marc Pitman, Terek Puckett, Maureen Allisse