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Since it's such a common word, it's not surprising there are many movies with stranger in the name. This list ranks the best movies with stranger in the title, regardless of what genre it is. Do you have a favorite movie with stranger 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 stranger 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 stranger in the title includes movies like Pirates of the Caribbean: On Stranger Tides, Stranger than Fiction, and When a Stranger Calls. 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 stranger in it.

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Strange Stranger is listed (or ranked) 1 on the list The Best Movies With Stranger in the Title
Strange Stranger Daryush Shokof, Marie selva, Arash Kalani Strange Stranger is a USA, Horror - Surreal feature film produced,written and directed by Daryush Shokof. the film is a mystic journey into the world of people obsessed with sex,their outrageous ...more

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Stranger Than Paradise is listed (or ranked) 2 on the list The Best Movies With Stranger in the Title
Stranger Than Paradise Richard Edson, Rockets Redglare, Sara Driver Stranger Than Paradise is a 1984 American absurdist/deadpan comedy film. It was written and directed by Jim Jarmusch and stars jazz musician John Lurie, former Sonic Youth drummer-turned-actor ...more

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Perfect Stranger is listed (or ranked) 3 on the list The Best Movies With Stranger in the Title
Perfect Stranger Halle Berry, Heidi Klum, Bruce Willis Perfect Stranger is a 2007 American neo-noir psychological thriller film, directed by James Foley, starring Halle Berry and Bruce Willis in their first film together since 1991's The Last Boy ...more

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The Familiar Stranger is listed (or ranked) 4 on the list The Best Movies With Stranger in the Title
The Familiar Stranger Michael Cera, Margaret Colin, Aaron Ashmore The Familiar Stranger is a 2001 American television film directed by Alan Metzger. It stars Margaret Colin and Jay O. Sanders.

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When a Stranger Calls is listed (or ranked) 5 on the list The Best Movies With Stranger in the Title
When a Stranger Calls Camilla Belle, Katie Cassidy, Tessa Thompson When a Stranger Calls is a 2006 American horror thriller film directed by Simon West and written by Jake Wade Wall. The film stars Camilla Belle, Tommy Flanagan, Katie Cassidy and Clark Gregg. ...more

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The Stranger is listed (or ranked) 6 on the list The Best Movies With Stranger in the Title
The Stranger Orson Welles, Edward G. Robinson, Loretta Young The Stranger is a 1946 American film noir starring Edward G. Robinson, Loretta Young and Orson Welles. It was the third feature film completed by Welles as a director. A drama about a war crimes ...more

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Pirates of the Caribbean: On S... is listed (or ranked) 7 on the list The Best Movies With Stranger in the Title
Pirates of the Caribbean: On Stranger Tides Johnny Depp, Penélope Cruz, Keith Richards Pirates of the Caribbean: On Stranger Tides a 2011 action adventure film based on Tim Powers' novel. The film is directed by Rob Marshall

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Eyes of a Stranger is listed (or ranked) 8 on the list The Best Movies With Stranger in the Title
Eyes of a Stranger Jennifer Jason Leigh, Luke Halpin, Lauren Tewes Eyes of a Stranger is a 1981 slasher film directed by Ken Wiederhorn. It features makeup effects by Tom Savini and stars Jennifer Jason Leigh in one of her earliest roles.

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Stranger by the Lake is listed (or ranked) 9 on the list The Best Movies With Stranger in the Title
Stranger by the Lake François-Renaud Labarthe, Pierre Deladonchamps, Patrick D'assumçao Stranger by the Lake is a 2013 French drama-thriller film written and directed by Alain Guiraudie. The film premiered in the Un Certain Regard section at the 2013 Cannes Film Festival where ...more

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When a Stranger Calls is listed (or ranked) 10 on the list The Best Movies With Stranger in the Title
When a Stranger Calls Carol Kane, Charles Durning, Rachel Roberts When a Stranger Calls is a 1979 psychological horror film. It was directed by Fred Walton and stars Carol Kane and Charles Durning. The film derives its story from the classic folk legend of ...more

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The Perfect Stranger is listed (or ranked) 11 on the list The Best Movies With Stranger in the Title
The Perfect Stranger Jefferson Moore, Tom Luce, Pamela Brumley The Perfect Stranger is a 2005 Independent Christian film based on the novel Dinner With a Perfect Stranger by David Gregory. It was featured at the 2005 Western Film and Video Festival, and was ...more

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Stranger in My House is listed (or ranked) 12 on the list The Best Movies With Stranger in the Title
Stranger in My House Dan Lauria, Lindsay Crouse, Donzaleigh Abernathy Stranger in My House is a 1999 thriller film directed by Joe Cacaci.

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Sword of the Stranger is listed (or ranked) 13 on the list The Best Movies With Stranger in the Title
Sword of the Stranger Maaya Sakamoto, Naoto Takenaka, Akio Ōtsuka Sword of the Stranger is a 2007 Japanese anime film directed by Masahiro Andō and produced by animation studio Bones. The film follows Kotaro, a young boy who is hunted by a group of swordsmen ...more

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Stranger in Our House is listed (or ranked) 14 on the list The Best Movies With Stranger in the Title
Stranger in Our House Fran Drescher, Linda Blair, Carol Lawrence Stranger in Our House is a 1978 American horror television film directed by Wes Craven and starring Linda Blair. It tells the story of a teenage girl who begins to suspect that her cousin may be ...more

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A Stranger Among Us is listed (or ranked) 15 on the list The Best Movies With Stranger in the Title
A Stranger Among Us Melanie Griffith, James Gandolfini, Mia Sara A Stranger Among Us is a 1992 film directed by Sidney Lumet and starring Melanie Griffith. It tells the story of an undercover police officer's experiences in a Hasidic community. It was entered ...more

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Stranger than Fiction is listed (or ranked) 16 on the list The Best Movies With Stranger in the Title
Stranger than Fiction Will Ferrell, Dustin Hoffman, Queen Latifah Stranger than Fiction is a 2006 American comedy-drama-fantasy film directed by Marc Forster, written by Zach Helm, and starring Will Ferrell, Maggie Gyllenhaal, Dustin Hoffman, Queen Latifah, ...more

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A Stranger of Mine is listed (or ranked) 17 on the list The Best Movies With Stranger in the Title
A Stranger of Mine Reika Kirishima, Yasuhi Nakamura, Yamanaka Soh A Stranger of Mine is a 2005 Japanese film by Kenji Uchida, starring Yasuhi Nakamura, Reika Kirishima, Sō Yamanaka and Yuka Itaya

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I See a Dark Stranger is listed (or ranked) 18 on the list The Best Movies With Stranger in the Title
I See a Dark Stranger Deborah Kerr, Trevor Howard, Raymond Huntley I See a Dark Stranger – released as The Adventuress in the United States – is a British 1946 World War II spy film with touches of light comedy, by the team of Frank Launder and Sidney Gilliat, ...more

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Phone Call from a Stranger is listed (or ranked) 19 on the list The Best Movies With Stranger in the Title
Phone Call from a Stranger Bette Davis, Shelley Winters, Keenan Wynn Phone Call from a Stranger is a 1952 American drama film directed by Jean Negulesco, who was nominated for the Golden Lion at the Venice Film Festival. The screenplay by Nunnally Johnson and ...more

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You Will Meet a Tall Dark Stra... is listed (or ranked) 20 on the list The Best Movies With Stranger in the Title
You Will Meet a Tall Dark Stranger Naomi Watts, Anthony Hopkins, Freida Pinto You Will Meet a Tall Dark Stranger is a 2010 English-language Spanish–American co-production comedy-drama film written and directed by Woody Allen. It features Antonio Banderas, Josh Brolin, ...more

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The Stranger Wore a Gun is listed (or ranked) 21 on the list The Best Movies With Stranger in the Title
The Stranger Wore a Gun Ernest Borgnine, Lee Marvin, Claire Trevor The Stranger Wore a Gun is a 1953 film directed by Randolph Scott and Claire Trevor.

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The Meddlin' Stranger is listed (or ranked) 22 on the list The Best Movies With Stranger in the Title
The Meddlin' Stranger Wally Wales, Nola Luxford The Meddlin' Stranger is a lost 1927 Western film directed by Richard Thorpe and featuring Boris Karloff.

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The Stranger and the Gunfighte... is listed (or ranked) 23 on the list The Best Movies With Stranger in the Title
The Stranger and the Gunfighter Lee Van Cleef, Shen Chan, Lo Lieh The Stranger and the Gunfighter is a 1974 kung fu Spaghetti Western comedy film produced by the Shaw Brothers in collaboration with an Italian company, and filmed on location in Hong Kong and ...more

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The Stranger in Us is listed (or ranked) 24 on the list The Best Movies With Stranger in the Title
The Stranger in Us Jeffrey Weissman, Raphael Barker, Alex Rodriguez "Like many young gay men before him, small-town Virginian Anthony, played by Raphael Barker from John Cameron Mitchell’s Shortbus (2006), arrives in San Francisco wide-eyed and eager to ...more

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Stranger than Fiction is listed (or ranked) 25 on the list The Best Movies With Stranger in the Title
Stranger than Fiction Dina Meyer, Frances Bay, Natasha Gregson Wagner Stranger Than Fiction is a 2000 comedy-thriller film directed by Eric Bross and starring Mackenzie Astin.

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Love with the Proper Stranger is listed (or ranked) 26 on the list The Best Movies With Stranger in the Title
Love with the Proper Stranger Natalie Wood, Steve McQueen, Richard Mulligan Love with the Proper Stranger is a 1963 romantic comedy drama film made by Pakula-Mulligan Productions and Boardwalk Productions and released by Paramount Pictures. It was directed by Robert ...more

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Not as a Stranger is listed (or ranked) 27 on the list The Best Movies With Stranger in the Title
Not as a Stranger Frank Sinatra, Olivia de Havilland, Robert Mitchum Not as a Stranger is a film by Stanley Kramer.

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The Deliberate Stranger is listed (or ranked) 28 on the list The Best Movies With Stranger in the Title
The Deliberate Stranger Mark Harmon, Terry Farrell, M. Emmet Walsh The Deliberate Stranger is a 1986 crime drama thriller film written by Hesper Anderson and directed by Marvin J. Chomsky.

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A Stranger Is Watching is listed (or ranked) 29 on the list The Best Movies With Stranger in the Title
A Stranger Is Watching Rip Torn, Kate Mulgrew, William Hickey A Stranger is Watching is a 1982 film directed by Sean S. Cunningham. The screenplay was written by Earl Mac Rauch and Victor Miller, based on the 1977 novel of the same name by Mary Higgins

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Affair with a Stranger is listed (or ranked) 30 on the list The Best Movies With Stranger in the Title
Affair with a Stranger Jean Simmons, Victor Mature, Dabbs Greer Affair with a Stranger is a 1953 American comedy-drama starring Jean Simmons and Victor Mature. It was directed by Roy Rowland, and was originally to be released as Kiss and Run. The film ...more

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Tread Softly Stranger is listed (or ranked) 31 on the list The Best Movies With Stranger in the Title
Tread Softly Stranger Diana Dors, Patrick Allen, George Baker Tread Softly Stranger is a 1958 British crime drama directed by Gordon Parry and starring Diana Dors, George Baker and Terence Morgan. The film was shot in black-and-white in film noir style, ...more

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Stranger on the Run is listed (or ranked) 32 on the list The Best Movies With Stranger in the Title
Stranger on the Run Henry Fonda, Anne Baxter, Sal Mineo Stranger on the Run is a film directed by Don Siegel released on Oct 31, 1967.

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Eye of the Stranger is listed (or ranked) 33 on the list The Best Movies With Stranger in the Title
Eye of the Stranger Stella Stevens, Martin Landau, Sally Kirkland

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Meet Your Stranger is listed (or ranked) 34 on the list The Best Movies With Stranger in the Title
Meet Your Stranger Meet Your Stranger is a 2012 reality, mobile film written by Madeleen Bloemendaal and directed by Sander Veenhof and André Freyssen.

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Welcome Stranger is listed (or ranked) 35 on the list The Best Movies With Stranger in the Title
Welcome Stranger Bing Crosby Welcome Stranger is a 1947 comedy film directed by Elliott Nugent.

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Love from a Stranger is listed (or ranked) 36 on the list The Best Movies With Stranger in the Title
Love from a Stranger Sylvia Sidney, John Hodiak, Billy Bevan Love from a Stranger is a 1947 American film directed by Richard Whorf and starring John Hodiak and Sylvia Sidney. The film is also known as A Stranger Walked In in the United Kingdom.

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A Stranger That Night is listed (or ranked) 37 on the list The Best Movies With Stranger in the Title
A Stranger That Night Tolis Voskopoulos, Haris Alexiou, Nora Valsami A Stranger That Night is a 1972 drama film written by Giannis Tziotis and directed by Odysseas Kosteletos.

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The Stranger Game is listed (or ranked) 38 on the list The Best Movies With Stranger in the Title

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Bashu, the Little Stranger is listed (or ranked) 39 on the list The Best Movies With Stranger in the Title
Bashu, the Little Stranger Susan Taslimi, Farokhlagha Hushmand, Parvis Pourhosseini Bashu, the Little Stranger, is a 1986 Iranian drama film directed by Bahram Beizai. The film was produced in 1986, and was released in 1989. This multi-ethnic film was the first Iranian film to ...more

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Stranger in Town is listed (or ranked) 40 on the list The Best Movies With Stranger in the Title
Stranger in Town Alison Pill, Graham Greene, Harry Hamlin Stranger in Town is a 1998 made-for-tv film written by John Hopkins and directed by Stuart Margolin.

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Stranger on My Land is listed (or ranked) 41 on the list The Best Movies With Stranger in the Title
Stranger on My Land Joseph Gordon-Levitt, Tommy Lee Jones, Richard Anderson Stranger on My Land is a 1988 western film directed by Larry Elikann.

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Hey Stranger is listed (or ranked) 42 on the list The Best Movies With Stranger in the Title
Hey Stranger Hey Stranger is a 1994 thriller film written by Sophie Schoukens, Sophie Simon and Peter Woditsch directed by Peter Woditsch.

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Hands of a Stranger is listed (or ranked) 43 on the list The Best Movies With Stranger in the Title
Hands of a Stranger Sally Kellerman, Irish McCalla, Barry Gordon Hands of a Stranger is a 1962 American film directed by Newt Arnold.

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Stranger That Kneels Beside th... is listed (or ranked) 44 on the list The Best Movies With Stranger in the Title
Stranger That Kneels Beside the Shadow of a Corpse Joe D'Amato, Jack Betts, Gordon Mitchell Dead Men Don't Make Shadows, aka Stranger That Kneels Beside the Shadow of a Corpse is a 1970 spaghetti western directed by Demofilo Fidani.

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The Stranger Beside Me is listed (or ranked) 45 on the list The Best Movies With Stranger in the Title
The Stranger Beside Me Alyson Hannigan, Tiffani Thiessen, Gerald McRaney The Stranger Beside Me is a 1995 American made for television movie that stars Tiffani Amber Thiessen as a young newlywed who suspects her charming husband is not as charming or innocent as he ...more

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Passing Stranger is listed (or ranked) 46 on the list The Best Movies With Stranger in the Title
Passing Stranger Diane Cilento, Duncan Lamont Passing Stranger is a 1954 British crime film written and directed by John Arnold, produced by Anthony Simmons and Ian Gibson-Smith, with Leon Clore serving as the film's executive producer, for ...more

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When a Stranger Calls Back is listed (or ranked) 47 on the list The Best Movies With Stranger in the Title
When a Stranger Calls Back Carol Kane, Charles Durning, Jill Schoelen When a Stranger Calls Back is a 1993 made-for-television psychological horror film directed by Fred Walton. It is the sequel to the 1979 classic When a Stranger Calls.

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In the Wake of a Stranger is listed (or ranked) 48 on the list The Best Movies With Stranger in the Title
In the Wake of a Stranger Shirley Eaton, Danny Green, Tony Wright In the Wake of a Stranger is a 1959 British thriller film directed by David Eady and starring Tony Wright, Shirley Eaton and Danny Green. In the film, a group of murderers try to frame an ...more

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Heart Of A Stranger is listed (or ranked) 49 on the list The Best Movies With Stranger in the Title

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Stranger on Horseback is listed (or ranked) 50 on the list The Best Movies With Stranger in the Title
Stranger on Horseback John Carradine, Joel McCrea, Kevin McCarthy Stranger on Horseback is a 1955 film directed by Jacques Tourneur.