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The Best Movies With Sin in the Title

Updated October 13, 2018 373 votes 63 voters 6.2k views96 items

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

Notable films with sin in the title include Sin City, Sin City: A Dame to Kill For, and Sin Nombre, although there are many more examples on this list. This poll is interactive, meaning you can vote the sin movies up or down depending on how much you like them.
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  • 1
    Angelina Jolie, Antonio Banderas
    29
    16

    Released2001

    Directed byMichael Cristofer

    Original Sin is a 2001 thriller film starring Antonio Banderas and Angelina Jolie. It is based on the novel Waltz into Darkness by Cornell Woolrich, and is a remake of the 1969 François Truffaut film...  more

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  • 2
    Jessica Alba, Bruce Willis
    8
    2

    Released2005

    Directed byQuentin Tarantino, Robert Rodriguez, Frank Miller

    Sin City is a 2005 American neo-noir thriller anthology film written, produced, and directed by Frank Miller and Robert Rodriguez. It is based on Miller's eponymous graphic novel Sin City. Much of...  more

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  • 3
    Lara Daans, Justin Gorence
    9
    7

    Released1997

    Directed byGreg Griffin

  • 4
    Hector Jimenez, Diana Garcia
    6
    3

    Released2009

    Directed byCary Fukunaga

    Sin Nombre is a 2009 Mexican-American adventure thriller film written and directed by Cary Joji Fukunaga, about a Honduran girl trying to immigrate to the U.S.A., and a boy caught up in the violence...  more

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  • 5
    María Félix, Mimí Derba
    7
    5

    Released1944

    Directed byFernando de Fuentes

    La Mujer Sin Alma is a 1944 drama film written and directed by Fernando de Fuentes....  more
  • 6
    Vanessa Saba, Melania Urbina
    7
    5

    Released2005

    Directed byPaul Miller, Frank Pérez-Garland

  • 7
    Don Johnson, Rebecca De Mornay
    5
    4

    Released1993

    Directed bySidney Lumet

    Guilty as Sin is a 1993 courtroom drama thriller film written by Larry Cohen, directed by Sidney Lumet and produced by Martin Ransohoff. It stars Rebecca De Mornay and Don Johnson, and was produced...  more

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  • 8
    Kerry Washington, Gary Oldman
    5
    5

    Released2003

    Directed byMichael Stevens

    Sin is a 2003 crime, drama, thriller film written by Tim Willocks and directed by Michael Stevens....  more
  • 9
    Harold Lloyd, Margaret Hamilton
    3
    2

    Released1947

    Directed byPreston Sturges, Lewis Milestone

    The Sin of Harold Diddlebock is a 1947 comedy film written and directed by Preston Sturges, starring the silent film comic icon Harold Lloyd, and featuring Jimmy Conlin, Raymond Walburn, Rudy Vallee,...  more
  • 10
    Basil Rathbone, Constance Bennett
    4
    0

    Released1930

    Directed byPaul L. Stein

    Sin Takes a Holiday is a 1930 American romantic comedy film, directed by Paul L. Stein, from a screenplay by Horace Jackson, based on a story by Robert Milton and Dorothy Cairns. It starred Constance...  more
  • 11
    Roberto Cobo, Mariana Gaja
    2
    2

    Released2002

    Directed byLeopoldo Laborde

  • 12
    The Wages of Sin was a 1929 drama film directed, written and produced by Oscar Micheaux. It was a race movie, featuring an all-black cast, headed by William A. Clayton, Jr. and Bessie Givens. It is...  more
  • 13
    Paola Krum, Pablo Echarri
    2
    5

    Released2003

    Directed byJuan Bautista Stagnaro, Nicolás Corbelli

  • 14
    Amparo Rivelles, António Vilar
    0
    0

    Released1948

    Directed byRafael Gil

    La calle sin sol is a 1948 Spanish drama film written by Miguel Mihura and directed by Rafael Gil....  more
  • 15
    Mickey Rourke, Jessica Alba
    6
    2

    Released2014

    Directed byRobert Rodriguez, Frank Miller

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  • 16
  • 17
    Bruce Willis, Frank Sinatra
    2
    0

    Released1980

    Directed byBrian G. Hutton

    The First Deadly Sin is a book written by Lawrence Sanders in 1973 and a 1980 movie produced by and starring Frank Sinatra. The film also features Faye Dunaway, David Dukes, Brenda Vaccaro, James...  more
  • 18
    Louise Fletcher, Liana Liberato
    4
    2

    Released2007

    Directed byMichael Landon, Jr.

    The Last Sin Eater is an American film released on February 9, 2007, directed by Michael Landon Jr. and distributed by Fox Faith. It is based on the 1998 novel of the same name by Francine Rivers. It...  more
  • 19
    George Sanders, Eleanor Parker
    5
    2

    Released1957

    Directed byRonald Neame

    The Seventh Sin is a 1957 film based on the 1925 novel The Painted Veil by W. Somerset Maugham....  more
  • 20
    Helen Hayes, Robert Young
    7
    2

    Released1931

    Directed byEdgar Selwyn

    The Sin of Madelon Claudet is a 1931 American drama film directed by Edgar Selwyn and starring Helen Hayes. The screenplay by Charles MacArthur and Ben Hecht was adapted from the play The Lullaby by...  more
  • 21
    Shinobu Otake, Masatoshi Nagase
    5
    2

    Released1992

    Directed byTakashi Ishii

    Original Sin is a 1992 film directed by Japanese director Takashi Ishii. Based on a novel by Bo Nishimura, the film is about an extramarital affair between the wife of an estate agent and a 22 year...  more
  • 22
    Bette Davis, Robert Wagner
    4
    2

    Released1972

    Directed byDavid Greene

    Madame Sin is a 1972 British thriller film directed by David Greene and starring Bette Davis, Robert Wagner, Denholm Elliott and Gordon Jackson. The screenplay was written by Greene and Barry Oringer....  more
  • 23
    Sin dejar rastros was an 1918 Argentine animated feature film. It was written and directed by Quirino Cristiani. The film used cutout animation....  more
  • 24
    Lon Chaney, Pauline Bush
    0
    0

    Released1915

    Directed byJoseph De Grasse

    The Sin of Olga Brandt is a 1915 American silent drama film directed by Joe De Grasse and featuring Lon Chaney. The film is now considered to be lost....  more
  • 25
    Theda Bara
    2
    1

    Released1915

    Directed byHerbert Brenon

    Sin was a 1915 American silent drama film written and directed by Herbert Brenon and starring Theda Bara. It was produced by Fox Film Corporation and shot at the Fox Studio in Fort Lee, New Jersey....  more