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The Best Movies With Song in the Title 

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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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The Song Remains the Sam... is listed (or ranked) 1 on the list The Best Movies With Song in the Title
Jimmy Page, John Bonham, John Paul Jones

Released: 1976

Directed by: Peter Clifton, Joe Massot

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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Brian's Song is listed (or ranked) 2 on the list The Best Movies With Song in the Title
Dick Butkus, James Caan, Billy Dee Williams

Released: 1971

Directed by: Buzz Kulik

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 Sea is listed (or ranked) 3 on the list The Best Movies With Song in the Title
Brendan Gleeson, Fionnula Flanagan, Pat Shortt

Released: 2014

Directed by: Tomm Moore

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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Song of the South is listed (or ranked) 4 on the list The Best Movies With Song in the Title
John Lee Hooker, Hattie McDaniel, Bobby Driscoll

Released: 1946

Directed by: Wilfred Jackson, Harve Foster

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 of Bernadette ... is listed (or ranked) 5 on the list The Best Movies With Song in the Title
Vincent Price, Jennifer Jones, Lee J. Cobb

Released: 1943

Directed by: Henry King

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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The Desert Song is listed (or ranked) 6 on the list The Best Movies With Song in the Title
Myrna Loy, John Boles, Louise Fazenda

Released: 1929

Directed by: Roy Del Ruth

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 Last Song is listed (or ranked) 7 on the list The Best Movies With Song in the Title
Miley Cyrus, Liam Hemsworth, Kelly Preston

Released: 2010

Directed by: Julie Anne Robinson

The Last Song is a 2010 American coming of age teen romantic drama film developed alongside Nicholas Sparks's novel by the same name. The film was directed by Julie Anne Robinson in her feature ...more

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Song of Love is listed (or ranked) 8 on the list The Best Movies With Song in the Title
Katharine Hepburn, Paul Henreid, Robert Walker

Released: 1947

Directed by: Clarence Brown

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) 9 on the list The Best Movies With Song in the Title
Matthew Broderick, Anne Bancroft, Harvey Fierstein

Released: 1988

Directed by: Paul Bogart

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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Sweet Sweetback's Baadas... is listed (or ranked) 10 on the list The Best Movies With Song in the Title
John Amos, Melvin Van Peebles, Rhetta Hughes

Released: 1971

Directed by: Melvin Van Peebles

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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Torch Song is listed (or ranked) 11 on the list The Best Movies With Song in the Title
Raquel Welch, Alicia Silverstone, Jack Scalia

Released: 1993

Directed by: Michael Miller

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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With a Song in My Heart ... is listed (or ranked) 12 on the list The Best Movies With Song in the Title
Robert Wagner, Susan Hayward, Thelma Ritter

Released: 1952

Directed by: Walter Lang

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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A Song Is Born is listed (or ranked) 13 on the list The Best Movies With Song in the Title
Louis Armstrong, Danny Kaye, Benny Goodman

Released: 1948

Directed by: Howard Hawks

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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Song of Texas is listed (or ranked) 14 on the list The Best Movies With Song in the Title
Roy Rogers, Barton MacLane, Sheila Ryan

Released: 1943

Directed by: Joseph Kane

Song of Texas is a 1943 American film starring Roy Rogers, originally released by Republic Pictures.
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Lady Snowblood 2: Love S... is listed (or ranked) 15 on the list The Best Movies With Song in the Title
Yoshio Harada, Kazuko Yoshiyuki, Juzo Itami

Released: 1974

Directed by: Toshiya Fujita

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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Song of Summer is listed (or ranked) 16 on the list The Best Movies With Song in the Title
Ken Russell, Christopher Gable, David Collings

Released: 1968

Directed by: Ken Russell

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) 17 on the list The Best Movies With Song in the Title
Dirk Bogarde, John Mills, Mylène Demongeot

Released: 1961

Directed by: Roy Ward Baker

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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Our Song is listed (or ranked) 18 on the list The Best Movies With Song in the Title
Kerry Washington, Chuck Cooper, Rosalyn Coleman

Released: 2000

Directed by: Jim McKay

Our Song is a drama film released in 2000.
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Song of the Flame is listed (or ranked) 19 on the list The Best Movies With Song in the Title
Noah Beery, Sr., Bert Roach

Released: 1930

Directed by: Alan Crosland

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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A Cinderella Story: Once... is listed (or ranked) 20 on the list The Best Movies With Song in the Title
Lucy Hale, Missi Pyle, Alyson Stoner

Released: 2011

Directed by: Damon Santostefano

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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Carla's Song is listed (or ranked) 21 on the list The Best Movies With Song in the Title
Robert Carlyle, Scott Glenn, Gary Lewis

Released: 1996

Directed by: Ken Loach

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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Flower Drum Song is listed (or ranked) 22 on the list The Best Movies With Song in the Title
Nancy Kwan, Miyoshi Umeki, James Shigeta

Released: 1961

Directed by: Henry Koster

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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Same Old Song is listed (or ranked) 23 on the list The Best Movies With Song in the Title
Jane Birkin, Lambert Wilson, Agnès Jaoui

Released: 1997

Directed by: Alain Resnais

Same Old Song is a 1997 French film. It was directed by Alain Resnais, and written by Agnès Jaoui and Jean-Pierre Bacri. Jaoui and Bacri also starred in the film with Sabine Azéma, ...more
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The Song of Sparrows is listed (or ranked) 24 on the list The Best Movies With Song in the Title
Reza Naji, Hamed Aghazi, Maryam Akbari

Released: 2008

Directed by: Majid Majidi

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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A Song for Martin is listed (or ranked) 25 on the list The Best Movies With Song in the Title
Sven Wollter, Reine Brynolfsson, Viveka Seldahl

Released: 2001

Directed by: Bille August

A Song for Martin is a 2001 drama film directed by Bille August.