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Film The Best Movies With Sweet in the Title  

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Since it's such a common word, it's not surprising there are many movies with sweet in the name. This list ranks the best movies with sweet in the title, regardless of what genre it is. Do you have a favorite movie with sweet 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 sweet 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 sweet in the title includes movies like Sweet Home Alabama, Sweet Smell of Success, and The Sweetest Thing. 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 sweet in it.

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The Sweetest Thing is listed (or ranked) 1 on the list The Best Movies With Sweet in the Title
Cameron Diaz, Christina Applegate, Jason Bateman The Sweetest Thing is a 2002 American romantic comedy film directed by Roger Kumble and written by Nancy Pimental, who based the characters on herself and friend Kate Walsh. It stars Cameron ...more

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Murder, My Sweet is listed (or ranked) 2 on the list The Best Movies With Sweet in the Title
Claire Trevor, Dick Powell, Mike Mazurki Murder, My Sweet is a 1944 American film noir, directed by Edward Dmytryk and starring Dick Powell, Claire Trevor, and Anne Shirley. The film is based on Raymond Chandler's 1940 novel Farewell, ...more

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Sweet Smell of Success is listed (or ranked) 3 on the list The Best Movies With Sweet in the Title
Burt Lancaster, Tony Curtis, Nick Adams Sweet Smell of Success is a 1957 American film noir/drama film made by Hill-Hecht-Lancaster Productions and released by United Artists. It was directed by Alexander Mackendrick and stars Burt ...more

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How Sweet It Is! is listed (or ranked) 4 on the list The Best Movies With Sweet in the Title
Debbie Reynolds, James Garner, Penny Marshall How Sweet It Is! is a 1968 comedy movie starring James Garner and Debbie Reynolds, with a supporting cast including Terry-Thomas and Paul Lynde. Garner plays a photographer who brings his wife, ...more

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Sweet Home Alabama is listed (or ranked) 5 on the list The Best Movies With Sweet in the Title
Reese Witherspoon, Matthew McConaughey, Dakota Fanning Sweet Home Alabama is a 2002 American romantic comedy film directed by Andy Tennant, starring Reese Witherspoon, Josh Lucas, Patrick Dempsey and Candice Bergen. The film was released by ...more

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Sweet Sixteen is listed (or ranked) 6 on the list The Best Movies With Sweet in the Title
Patrick Macnee, Susan Strasberg, Larry Storch Sweet Sixteen is a 1983 horror film directed by Jim Sotos and starring Bo Hopkins, Susan Strasberg, Dana Kimmell, and Patrick Macnee.

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The Sweet Hereafter is listed (or ranked) 7 on the list The Best Movies With Sweet in the Title
Ian Holm, Sarah Polley, Bruce Greenwood The Sweet Hereafter is a 1997 Canadian drama film written and directed by Atom Egoyan, adapted from the novel of the same name by Russell Banks. The film was highly acclaimed upon its release ...more

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After Dark, My Sweet is listed (or ranked) 8 on the list The Best Movies With Sweet in the Title
Bruce Dern, Rachel Ward, Jason Patric After Dark, My Sweet is a 1990 neo-noir film directed by James Foley starring Jason Patric, Bruce Dern, and Rachel Ward. It is based on the 1955 Jim Thompson novel of the same name.

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Sweet Sweetback's Baadasssss S... is listed (or ranked) 9 on the list The Best Movies With Sweet 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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Sweet and Lowdown is listed (or ranked) 10 on the list The Best Movies With Sweet in the Title
Uma Thurman, Sean Penn, Woody Allen Sweet and Lowdown is a 1999 American comedy-drama film written and directed by Woody Allen. The film tells the story, set in the 1930s, of a fictional jazz guitarist named Emmet Ray who regards ...more

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Sweet Charity is listed (or ranked) 11 on the list The Best Movies With Sweet in the Title
Shirley MacLaine, Sammy Davis, Jr. Sweet Charity, full title of which is Sweet Charity: The Adventures of a Girl Who Wanted to Be Loved, is a 1969 American musical film directed and choreographed by Bob Fosse, written by Neil ...more

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Hush… Hush, Sweet Charlotte is listed (or ranked) 12 on the list The Best Movies With Sweet in the Title
Bette Davis, Joan Crawford, Olivia de Havilland Hush... Hush, Sweet Charlotte is a 1964 American thriller film directed and produced by Robert Aldrich, and starring Bette Davis, Olivia de Havilland, Joseph Cotten, and Agnes Moorehead, as well ...more

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My Super Psycho Sweet 16 is listed (or ranked) 13 on the list The Best Movies With Sweet in the Title
Julianna Guill, Chris Zylka, Matt Angel My Super Psycho Sweet 16 is an 2009 American teen drama horror slasher television film, based on the MTV show, My Super Sweet 16. Directed by Jacob Gentry, the film follows two girls: an outcast ...more

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Sweet Liberty is listed (or ranked) 14 on the list The Best Movies With Sweet in the Title
Michelle Pfeiffer, Michael Caine, Alan Alda Sweet Liberty is an American comedy film written and directed by Alan Alda, and starring Alda in the lead role, alongside Michael Caine and Michelle Pfeiffer, with support from Bob Hoskins, Lois ...more

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Sweet Dreams is listed (or ranked) 15 on the list The Best Movies With Sweet in the Title
Jessica Lange, John Goodman, Ed Harris Sweet Dreams is a 1985 biographical film which tells the life story of country music singer Patsy Cline. The film was written by Robert Getchell and directed by Karel Reisz. It stars Jessica ...more

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Alice, Sweet Alice is listed (or ranked) 16 on the list The Best Movies With Sweet in the Title
Brooke Shields, Lillian Roth, Linda Miller Alice, Sweet Alice is a 1976 American slasher film co-written and directed by Alfred Sole, and starring Linda Miller, Paula Sheppard, and Brooke Shields in her film debut. The narrative focuses ...more

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Sweet November is listed (or ranked) 17 on the list The Best Movies With Sweet in the Title
Charlize Theron, Keanu Reeves, Lauren Graham Sweet November is a 2001 romantic drama film starring Keanu Reeves and Charlize Theron, reuniting the actors after their previous appearance as husband and wife in The Devil's Advocate. The film ...more

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Sweet Sixteen is listed (or ranked) 18 on the list The Best Movies With Sweet in the Title
Martin Compston, William Ruane, Jon Morrison Sweet Sixteen is a 2002 drama film directed by Ken Loach. The film tells the story of a teenage boy from a troubled background, Liam, who dreams of starting afresh with his mother who is ...more

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Sweet Rosie O'Grady is listed (or ranked) 19 on the list The Best Movies With Sweet in the Title
Betty Grable, Robert Young, Adolphe Menjou Sweet Rosie O'Grady is a 1943 Technicolor musical film about an American singer who attempts to better herself by marrying an English duke, but is harassed by a reporter. It stars Betty Grable ...more

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Sweet Movie is listed (or ranked) 20 on the list The Best Movies With Sweet in the Title
Carole Laure, John Vernon, George Melly Sweet Movie is a 1974 avant-garde art house comedy-drama film by the Yugoslavian director Dušan Makavejev. The film follows two women: a Canadian beauty queen, who represents a modern commodity ...more

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My Super Psycho Sweet 16: Part... is listed (or ranked) 21 on the list The Best Movies With Sweet in the Title
Kirsten Prout, Chris Zylka, Ryan Sypek My Super Psycho Sweet 16: Part 3 is a 2012 American teen horror slasher film, the film is the third and final installment of the MTV television films My Super Psycho Sweet 16 and My Super Psycho ...more

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Home Sweet Hell is listed (or ranked) 22 on the list The Best Movies With Sweet in the Title
Katherine Heigl, Jordana Brewster, Kevin McKidd North of Hell is an upcoming American comedy-drama film directed by Anthony Burns and written by co written with Carlo Allen, Ted Elrick and Tom Lavagnino. The film stars Patrick Wilson, ...more

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The Sweet House of Horrors is listed (or ranked) 23 on the list The Best Movies With Sweet in the Title
Ilary Blasi, Vernon Dobtcheff, Franco Diogene The Sweet House of Horrors is a 1989 Italian horror film directed by Lucio Fulci.

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My Super Psycho Sweet 16: Part... is listed (or ranked) 24 on the list The Best Movies With Sweet in the Title
Julianna Guill, Kirsten Prout, Chris Zylka My Super Psycho Sweet 16: Part 2 is a 2010 American teen horror slasher film, the sequel to the My Super Psycho Sweet 16, based on the popular MTV show, My Super Sweet 16. Directed by Jacob ...more

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Life Is Sweet is listed (or ranked) 25 on the list The Best Movies With Sweet in the Title
Jim Broadbent, Timothy Spall, David Thewlis Life Is Sweet is a 1990 British comedy-drama film directed by Mike Leigh, starring Jim Broadbent, Alison Steadman, Claire Skinner, Jane Horrocks and Timothy Spall. Leigh's third cinematic film, ...more

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Sweet and Low is listed (or ranked) 26 on the list The Best Movies With Sweet in the Title
Sammy Davis, Jr., Richard Webb Sweet and Low is a 1947 musical and short film written by Jack Roberts and directed by Jerry Hopper.

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Home, Sweet Home is listed (or ranked) 27 on the list The Best Movies With Sweet in the Title
Lillian Gish, Dorothy Gish, Henry B. Walthall Home, Sweet Home is an American silent biographical drama directed by D.W. Griffith. The film starred Earle Foxe, Henry Walthall and Dorothy Gish in the lead roles.

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Honey Sweet Love is listed (or ranked) 28 on the list The Best Movies With Sweet in the Title
Eli Wallach, Ben Cross, Jo Champa Honey Sweet Love is a 1994 comedy, drama and romance film written by Duilio Coletti and Enrico Coletti and directed by Enrico Coletti.

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Sweet Karma is listed (or ranked) 29 on the list The Best Movies With Sweet in the Title
Shera Bechard, Talia Russo, Frank J. Zupancic

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Sweet Kitty Bellairs is listed (or ranked) 30 on the list The Best Movies With Sweet in the Title
Mae Murray, Tom Forman Sweet Kitty Bellairs is a 1916 romantic comedy film directed by James Young.

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Sweet Bird of Youth is listed (or ranked) 31 on the list The Best Movies With Sweet in the Title
Elizabeth Taylor, Mark Harmon, Rip Torn

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Sweet Emma, Dear Böbe is listed (or ranked) 32 on the list The Best Movies With Sweet in the Title
Péter Andorai, Johanna ter Steege, Tamás Jordán Sweet Emma, Dear Böbe is a 1992 Hungarian drama film directed by István Szabó. It was entered into the 42nd Berlin International Film Festival where it won the Silver Bear -

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Farewell, Home Sweet Home is listed (or ranked) 33 on the list The Best Movies With Sweet in the Title
Mathieu Amalric, Otar Iosseliani, Philippe Bas Farewell, Home Sweet Home (French: Adieu, Plancher Des Vaches) is a 1999 French film directed by Otar Iosseliani.

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Sweet Land is listed (or ranked) 34 on the list The Best Movies With Sweet in the Title
Alan Cumming, Ned Beatty, Alex Kingston Sweet Land is a 2005 American independent period drama film written and directed by Ali Selim. It is an adaptation of the 1989 short story "A Gravestone Made of Wheat" by Will Weaver. ...more

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Sweet Jane is listed (or ranked) 35 on the list The Best Movies With Sweet in the Title
Joseph Gordon-Levitt, Samantha Mathis, Mary Woronov Sweet Jane is a 1998 drama about an unlikely friendship that develops between an HIV positive prostitute addicted to heroin and a terminally-ill fifteen-year-old boy. Sweet Jane was directed by ...more

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Sweet Bird of Youth is listed (or ranked) 36 on the list The Best Movies With Sweet in the Title
Sweet Bird of Youth is a 1959 play by Tennessee Williams which tells the story of a gigolo and drifter, Chance Wayne, who returns to his home town as the companion of a faded movie star, ...more

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Bitter Sweet is listed (or ranked) 37 on the list The Best Movies With Sweet in the Title
Anna Neagle, Fernand Gravey, Esme Percy Bitter Sweet is a musical romance film directed by Herbert Wilcox and released by United Artists in 1933. It was the first film adaptation of Noël Coward's 1929 operetta Bitter Sweet. It ...more

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Sweet Misery: A Poisoned World is listed (or ranked) 38 on the list The Best Movies With Sweet in the Title

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The Sweet Ride is listed (or ranked) 39 on the list The Best Movies With Sweet in the Title
Jacqueline Bissett, Bob Denver, Michael Wilding The Sweet Ride is an American counter-culture drama with a few surfer/biker exploitation film elements. It stars Tony Franciosa, Michael Sarrazin and Jacqueline Bisset in an early starring role. ...more

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The Sweet Pussycats is listed (or ranked) 40 on the list The Best Movies With Sweet in the Title
Edwige Fenech, Ernst Waldbrunn, Helen Vita

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Sweet Nothing in My Ear is listed (or ranked) 41 on the list The Best Movies With Sweet in the Title
Jeff Daniels, Marlee Matlin, Sonya Walger Sweet Nothing in My Ear is a television movie that debuted on the CBS television network as a Hallmark Hall of Fame movie on April 20, 2008. The film is directed by Joseph Sargent, and is based ...more

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Sweet Revenge is listed (or ranked) 42 on the list The Best Movies With Sweet in the Title
Paul McGann, Sophie Okonedo, Susan Lynch Sweet Revenge is a 2001 British television film that aired in two parts on BBC One on 15 and 16 October 2001. It stars Sophie Okonedo, Paul McGann and Pam Ferris. Written by Sandy Welch and ...more

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Sweet Mud is listed (or ranked) 43 on the list The Best Movies With Sweet in the Title
Henri Garcin, Yosef Carmon, Pini Tavger Sweet Mud is a 2006 Israeli satirical drama film written and directed by Dror Shaul. The semi-autobiographical film was shot on the kibbutzim of Ruhama and Nir Eliyahu, and draws on Shaul's ...more

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Sweet Hours is listed (or ranked) 44 on the list The Best Movies With Sweet in the Title
Assumpta Serna, Álvaro de Luna, Alicia Sánchez Sweet Hours (Dulces horas) is a Spanish film, written and directed by Carlos Saura and released in 1982. The title comes from words in the soundtrack song Recordar sung by the soprano Imperia ...more

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Born Sweet is listed (or ranked) 45 on the list The Best Movies With Sweet in the Title
"Arsenic-laced water has poisoned a 15-year-old boy from a small, rural village in Cambodia, who fashions dreams for karaoke stardom in spite of his illness." Quoting the description ...more

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Sweet Crude is listed (or ranked) 46 on the list The Best Movies With Sweet in the Title
Sweet Crude is a documentary film by Sandy Cioffi about Nigeria's oil-rich Niger Delta. The film premiered in April 2009 at the Full Frame Documentary Film Festival and has since screened at 30 ...more

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Sweet Hearts Dance is listed (or ranked) 47 on the list The Best Movies With Sweet in the Title
Susan Sarandon, Bernie Sanders, Jeff Daniels Sweet Hearts Dance is a 1988 American comedy drama film directed by Robert Greenwald. The screenplay by Ernest Thompson centers on two small town couples, one married for several years and the ...more

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Come Sweet Death is listed (or ranked) 48 on the list The Best Movies With Sweet in the Title
Nina Proll, Karl Markovics, Josef Hader Come Sweet Death is a film directed by Wolfgang Murnberger.

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Sweet Ecstasy is listed (or ranked) 49 on the list The Best Movies With Sweet in the Title
Elke Sommer, Pierre Brice, Agnès Spaak Douce violence is a 1962 French drama film directed by Max Pécas and starring Elke Sommer, Pierre Brice, Christian Pezey and Vittoria Prada.

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Home Sweet Home is listed (or ranked) 50 on the list The Best Movies With Sweet in the Title
Vinessa Shaw, Jake Steinfeld, Don Edmonds Home Sweet Home is a 1981 horror film directed by Nettie Peña, and written by Thomas Bush.