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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 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
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
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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Torch Song Trilogy is listed (or ranked) 7 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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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
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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Sweet Sweetback's Baadasssss S... is listed (or ranked) 9 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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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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With a Song in My Heart is listed (or ranked) 11 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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The Singer Not the Song is listed (or ranked) 12 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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Song of Texas is listed (or ranked) 13 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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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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Song of Summer is listed (or ranked) 15 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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A Song Is Born is listed (or ranked) 16 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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Brian's Song is listed (or ranked) 17 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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Song of the West is listed (or ranked) 18 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) 19 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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The Nomi Song is listed (or ranked) 20 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 at Midnight is listed (or ranked) 21 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) 22 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) 23 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) 24 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) 25 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.