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Since it's such a common word, it's not surprising there are many movies with song in the name. This list ranks the best movies with song in the title, regardless of what genre it is. Do you have a favorite movie with song 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 song 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 song in the title includes movies like Song of the South, Brian's Song, and Sunrise: A Song of Two Humans. 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 song in it.

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Brian's Song is listed (or ranked) 1 on the list The Best Movies With Song in the Title
Dick Butkus, James Caan, Billy Dee Williams Brian's Song is a 1971 ABC Movie of the Week that recounts the details of the life of Brian Piccolo, a Wake Forest University football player stricken with terminal cancer after turning pro, ...more

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Song of the South is listed (or ranked) 2 on the list The Best Movies With Song in the Title
John Lee Hooker, Hattie McDaniel, Bobby Driscoll Song of the South is a 1946 American live-action/animated musical film produced by Walt Disney and released by RKO Radio Pictures, based on the Uncle Remus stories collected by Joel Chandler ...more

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The Song Remains the Same is listed (or ranked) 3 on the list The Best Movies With Song in the Title
Jimmy Page, John Bonham, John Paul Jones The Song Remains the Same is a concert film featuring the English rock band Led Zeppelin. The filming took place during the summer of 1973, during three nights of concerts at Madison Square ...more

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Song of the Sea is listed (or ranked) 4 on the list The Best Movies With Song in the Title
Brendan Gleeson, Fionnula Flanagan, Pat Shortt Song of the Sea is a 2014 Irish animated fantasy film by Cartoon Saloon that is directed by Tomm Moore. The traditionally animated film, which began production soon after the release of The ...more

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The Desert Song is listed (or ranked) 5 on the list The Best Movies With Song in the Title
Myrna Loy, John Boles, Louise Fazenda The Desert Song is a 1929 American operetta film directed by Roy Del Ruth and starring John Boles, Carlotta King and Myrna Loy. It was photographed partly in two-color Technicolor, the first ...more

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The Song of Bernadette is listed (or ranked) 6 on the list The Best Movies With Song in the Title
Vincent Price, Jennifer Jones, Lee J. Cobb The Song of Bernadette is a 1943 drama film that tells the story of Bernadette Soubirous, who, from February to July 1858 in Lourdes, France, reported eighteen visions of the Blessed Virgin ...more

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Song of Love is listed (or ranked) 7 on the list The Best Movies With Song in the Title
Katharine Hepburn, Paul Henreid, Robert Walker Song of Love is a biopic starring Katharine Hepburn, Paul Henreid, Robert Walker, and Leo G. Carroll, directed by Clarence Brown and released by Metro-Goldwyn-Mayer. Hepburn plays Clara Wieck, ...more

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Torch Song Trilogy is listed (or ranked) 8 on the list The Best Movies With Song in the Title
Matthew Broderick, Anne Bancroft, Harvey Fierstein Torch Song Trilogy is an American comedy-drama film adapted by Harvey Fierstein from his play of the same title. The film was directed by Paul Bogart and stars Fierstein as Arnold, Anne Bancroft ...more

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A Song Is Born is listed (or ranked) 9 on the list The Best Movies With Song in the Title
Louis Armstrong, Danny Kaye, Benny Goodman A Song Is Born is a 1948 Technicolor musical film remake of the 1941 movie Ball of Fire with Gary Cooper, starring Danny Kaye and Virginia Mayo. It was directed by Howard Hawks from an original ...more

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Torch Song is listed (or ranked) 10 on the list The Best Movies With Song in the Title
Raquel Welch, Alicia Silverstone, Jack Scalia Judith Krantz's Torch Song is a 1993 Made-for-TV drama film directed by Michael Miller. It stars Raquel Welch, Jack Scalia and Alicia Silverstone.

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Sweet Sweetback's Baadasssss S... is listed (or ranked) 11 on the list The Best Movies With Song in the Title
John Amos, Melvin Van Peebles, Rhetta Hughes Sweet Sweetback's Baadasssss Song is a 1971 American independent drama film, written, produced, scored, directed by, and starring Melvin Van Peebles, father of actor Mario Van Peebles. It tells ...more

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Song of Summer is listed (or ranked) 12 on the list The Best Movies With Song in the Title
Ken Russell, Christopher Gable, David Collings Song of Summer is a 1968 black-and-white television film written, produced and directed by Ken Russell for the BBC's Omnibus series which was first broadcast on 15 September 1968. It portrays ...more

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The Singer Not the Song is listed (or ranked) 13 on the list The Best Movies With Song in the Title
Dirk Bogarde, John Mills, Mylène Demongeot The Singer Not the Song is a 1961 British drama film based on the 1953 novel by Audrey Erskine-Lindop that was directed by Roy Ward Baker and filmed in Spain.

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Lady Snowblood 2: Love Song of... is listed (or ranked) 14 on the list The Best Movies With Song in the Title
Yoshio Harada, Kazuko Yoshiyuki, Juzo Itami Lady Snowblood 2: Love Song of Vengeance is a 1974 Japanese film directed by Toshiya Fujita and starring Meiko Kaji. It is based on the comic Shurayukihime and a sequel to Lady Snowblood.

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With a Song in My Heart is listed (or ranked) 15 on the list The Best Movies With Song in the Title
Robert Wagner, Susan Hayward, Thelma Ritter With a Song in My Heart is a 1952 biographical film which tells the story of actress and singer Jane Froman, who was crippled by an airplane crash on February 22, 1943, when the Boeing 314 Pan ...more

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Song of Texas is listed (or ranked) 16 on the list The Best Movies With Song in the Title
Roy Rogers, Barton MacLane, Sheila Ryan Song of Texas is a 1943 American film starring Roy Rogers, originally released by Republic Pictures.

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A Cinderella Story: Once Upon ... is listed (or ranked) 17 on the list The Best Movies With Song in the Title
Lucy Hale, Missi Pyle, Alyson Stoner A Cinderella Story: Once Upon a Song is a 2011 teen romantic comedy musical film, directed by Damon Santostefano who directed the previous film Another Cinderella Story and starring Lucy Hale, ...more

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Brian's Song is listed (or ranked) 18 on the list The Best Movies With Song in the Title
Ben Gazzara, Mekhi Phifer, Dean McDermott Brian's Song is a 2001 film directed by John Gray.

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The Nomi Song is listed (or ranked) 19 on the list The Best Movies With Song in the Title
Ann Magnuson The Nomi Song is a 2004 documentary about the life of singer Klaus Nomi, written and directed by Andrew Horn. The film debuted at the Berlin International Film Festival in February 2004, where ...more

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Song of the West is listed (or ranked) 20 on the list The Best Movies With Song in the Title
Ann Sothern, Joe E. Brown, John Boles Song of the West is a musical operetta film produced by Warner Brothers, and photographed entirely in Technicolor. It was based on the 1928 Broadway musical Rainbow by Vincent Youmans, Oscar ...more

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Sunrise: A Song of Two Humans is listed (or ranked) 21 on the list The Best Movies With Song in the Title
Janet Gaynor, Fletcher Henderson, George O'Brien Sunrise: A Song of Two Humans, also known as Sunrise, is a 1927 American silent film directed by German film director F. W. Murnau. The story was adapted by Carl Mayer from the short story ...more

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Song at Midnight is listed (or ranked) 22 on the list The Best Movies With Song in the Title
Jin Shan, Chau-shui Yee, Ping Hu Song at Midnight is a 1937 film directed by Ma-Xu Weibang. Often referred to as the first Chinese horror film, Song at Midnight is a remake/adaptation of Gaston Leroux's Phantom of the Opera, ...more

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Sing a Song of Six Pants is listed (or ranked) 23 on the list The Best Movies With Song in the Title
Larry Fine, Moe Howard, Curly Howard Sing a Song of Six Pants is the 102nd short subject starring American slapstick comedy team The Three Stooges. The trio made a total of 190 shorts for Columbia Pictures between 1934 and 1959.

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The Ultimate Silly Song Countd... is listed (or ranked) 24 on the list The Best Movies With Song in the Title
Phil Vischer, Mike Nawrocki, Kurt Heinecke The Pirates Who Don't Do Anything host this obviously silly song countdown. These are the 10 most popular songs, as tabulated on the VeggieTales website, and are presented in a very appealing ...more

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Night Song is listed (or ranked) 25 on the list The Best Movies With Song in the Title
Merle Oberon, Ethel Barrymore, Dana Andrews Night Song is a 1948 American film drama directed by John Cromwell and starring Dana Andrews, Merle Oberon and Ethel Barrymore.

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Song of Arizona is listed (or ranked) 26 on the list The Best Movies With Song in the Title
Roy Rogers, Dale Evans, George "Gabby" Hayes Song of Arizona is a 1946 American Western film directed by Frank McDonald and starring Roy Rogers.

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Song of Old Wyoming is listed (or ranked) 27 on the list The Best Movies With Song in the Title
Ian Keith, Emmett Lynn, Sarah Padden Song of Old Wyoming is a 1945 American Western film directed by Robert Emmett Tansey.

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The Rogue Song is listed (or ranked) 28 on the list The Best Movies With Song in the Title
Lawrence Tibbett, Catherine Dale Owen The Rogue Song is a 1930 romantic musical film which tells the story of a Russian bandit who falls in love with a princess, but takes his revenge on her when her brother rapes and kills his ...more

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Manhattan Love Song is listed (or ranked) 29 on the list The Best Movies With Song in the Title
Franklin Pangborn, Herman Bing, Dixie Lee Manhattan Love Song is a 1934 Comedy, Drama and Romance Film written by Cornell Woolrich, David Silverstein and Leonard Fields and directed by Leonard Fields.

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The Other Song is listed (or ranked) 30 on the list The Best Movies With Song in the Title
The Other Song is a documentary film directed by Saba Dewan. It is made on life of Rasoolan Bai, a tawaif. It features her more famous song, Lagat karejwa ma chot, phool gendwa na maar, a 1935 ...more

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The Song of Sparrows is listed (or ranked) 31 on the list The Best Movies With Song in the Title
Reza Naji, Hamed Aghazi, Maryam Akbari The Song of Sparrows is a 2008 Iranian movie directed by Majid Majidi. It tells the story of Karim, a man who works at an ostrich farm until he is fired because one of the ostriches escaped. He ...more

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Torch Song is listed (or ranked) 32 on the list The Best Movies With Song in the Title
Joan Crawford, Gig Young, Harry Morgan Torch Song is a 1953 Metro-Goldwyn-Mayer Technicolor romantic musical drama film starring Joan Crawford and Michael Wilding in a story about a Broadway star and her rehearsal pianist. The ...more

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The Song of the Old Days is listed (or ranked) 33 on the list The Best Movies With Song in the Title
Frunzik Mkrtchyan, Galya Novents, Verjaluys Mirijanyan The Song of the Old Days is an Armenian 1982 drama film directed and written by Albert Mkrtchyan

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Buddy's Song is listed (or ranked) 34 on the list The Best Movies With Song in the Title
Roger Daltrey, Chesney Hawkes, Billy Murray Buddy's Song is a 1991 British film starring Chesney Hawkes, Roger Daltrey, Sharon Duce and Michael Elphick, Based on the novel of the same name by Nigel Hinton. The film is a dramatic comedy ...more

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Immortal Song is listed (or ranked) 35 on the list The Best Movies With Song in the Title
Faten Hamama, Farid al-Atrash, Seraj Munir Immortal Song is a 1952 Egyptian romance/drama film directed by Henry Barakat. It stars Farid Al Atrache, Faten Hamama, Majda, Madiha Yousri, and Seraj Munir.

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Valley of Song is listed (or ranked) 36 on the list The Best Movies With Song in the Title
Kenneth Williams, Rachel Roberts, Mervyn Johns Valley of Song is a 1953 British comedy drama film directed by Gilbert Gunn and starring Mervyn Johns, Clifford Evans and Maureen Swanson. It is based on the play Choir Practice by Cliff Gordon. ...more

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Freedom Song is listed (or ranked) 37 on the list The Best Movies With Song in the Title
Danny Glover, Loretta Devine, David Strathairn Freedom Song is a made-for-TV film based on true stories of the Civil Rights Movement in Mississippi in the 1960s. It tells the story of the struggle of African Americans to register to vote in ...more

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Song of the Saddle is listed (or ranked) 38 on the list The Best Movies With Song in the Title
Dick Foran Song of the Saddle is a 1936 American film starring Dick Foran, Alma Lloyd, Charles Middleton, and featuring an uncredited Sons of the Pioneers with Roy Rogers.

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The Last Song is listed (or ranked) 39 on the list The Best Movies With Song in the Title
Miley Cyrus, Liam Hemsworth, Kelly Preston The Last Song is a 2010 American coming of age teen romantic drama film developed alongside Nicholas Sparks' novel by the same name. The film was directed by Julie Anne Robinson in her feature ...more

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Flower Drum Song is listed (or ranked) 40 on the list The Best Movies With Song in the Title
Nancy Kwan, Miyoshi Umeki, James Shigeta Flower Drum Song is a 1961 film adaptation of the 1958 Broadway musical Flower Drum Song, written by the composer Richard Rodgers and the lyricist/librettist Oscar Hammerstein II. The film and ...more

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Our Song is listed (or ranked) 41 on the list The Best Movies With Song in the Title
Kerry Washington, Chuck Cooper, Rosalyn Coleman Our Song is a drama film released in 2000.

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Carla's Song is listed (or ranked) 42 on the list The Best Movies With Song in the Title
Robert Carlyle, Scott Glenn, Gary Lewis Carla's Song is a British movie directed by Ken Loach with screenplay by Paul Laverty. Set in 1987, it tells the story of the relationship between a Scottish bus driver, George Lennox and Carla, ...more

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Song of the Flame is listed (or ranked) 43 on the list The Best Movies With Song in the Title
Noah Beery, Sr., Bert Roach Song of the Flame is an all-talking pre-code musical operetta film photographed entirely in Technicolor. It was produced and distributed by First National Pictures, a subsidiary of Warner ...more

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Song of Nevada is listed (or ranked) 44 on the list The Best Movies With Song in the Title
Roy Rogers, Dale Evans, Lloyd Corrigan Song of Nevada is a 1944 American film directed by Joseph Kane and starring Roy Rogers.

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Rainbow Song is listed (or ranked) 45 on the list The Best Movies With Song in the Title
Lena Fujii, Ami Suzuki, Yū Aoi Rainbow Song is a 2006 Japanese film by director Naoto Kumazawa and produced by Shunji Iwai. Kumazawa had worked with Iwai before, having directed the making-of documentary for Swallowtail

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The Executioner's Song is listed (or ranked) 46 on the list The Best Movies With Song in the Title
Tommy Lee Jones, Eli Wallach, Rosanna Arquette The Executioner's Song was a 1982 made-for-television film adaptation Norman Mailer's 1979 book The Executioner's Song. The film is directed by Lawrence Schiller.

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Song of the Sea is listed (or ranked) 47 on the list The Best Movies With Song in the Title
Margarida Cardoso, Aurora Duarte, Cacilda Lanuza Song of the Sea is a 1952 Brazilian drama film directed by Alberto Cavalcanti. It was entered into the 1954 Cannes Film Festival.

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Song Without End is listed (or ranked) 48 on the list The Best Movies With Song in the Title
Dirk Bogarde, Capucine, Bess Flowers Song Without End, subtitled The Story of Franz Liszt is a biographical film romance made by Columbia Pictures. It was directed by Charles Vidor, who died during the shooting of the picture and ...more

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Bachelor's Swan Song is listed (or ranked) 49 on the list The Best Movies With Song in the Title
Lydia Shum, Lawrence Cheng, Meg Lam Bachelor's Swan Song is a 1989 comedy film written by Chi Yat Wong and Tung-Shing Yee and directed by Tung-Shing Yee.

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Hear My Song is listed (or ranked) 50 on the list The Best Movies With Song in the Title
Ned Beatty, Tara Fitzgerald, Stephen Marcus Hear My Song is a 1991 comedy film, written by the actors Peter Chelsom and Adrian Dunbar, based on the story of Irish tenor Josef Locke. It was nominated for Best Original Screenplay at the ...more