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How many movies with wish in the title can you name? This list ranks the best movies with wish in the name, whether they're documentaries, dramas, horror movies, or any other genre of film. Do you have a favorite movie with wish in the title? Categorizing movies by words in their titles is kind of uncommon, but that's a big part of why this list is so fun to scroll through. There's probably one movie with wish in the title you think of right away, but you might be shocked to see how many others exist as well.

Notable films with wish in the title include Death Wish, Death Wish II, and Wish Upon a Star, although there are many more examples on this list. This poll is interactive, meaning you can vote the wish movies up or down depending on how much you like them.

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Death Wish is listed (or ranked) 1 on the list The Best Movies With Wish in the Title
Jeff Goldblum, Charles Bronson, Christopher Guest This film is a 1974 American vigilante action film loosely based on the novel of the same name by Brian Garfield. The film was directed by Michael Winner and stars Charles Bronson as a man who ...more

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Death Wish II is listed (or ranked) 2 on the list The Best Movies With Wish in the Title
Laurence Fishburne, Charles Bronson, Henny Youngman Death Wish II is a 1982 crime thriller action film directed by Michael Winner. It is the first of four sequels to the 1974 film Death Wish. In Death Wish II, architect Paul Kersey moves to Los ...more

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Wish Upon a Star is listed (or ranked) 3 on the list The Best Movies With Wish in the Title
Katherine Heigl, Danielle Harris, Lois Chiles Wish Upon a Star is a 1996 television film directed by Blair Treu, written by Jessica Barondes, and starring Katherine Heigl and Danielle Harris. It focuses on two teenage sisters that magically ...more

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A Simple Wish is listed (or ranked) 4 on the list The Best Movies With Wish in the Title
Kathleen Turner, Martin Short, Teri Garr A Simple Wish is a 1997 fantasy-comedy film directed by Michael Ritchie in his final film, and starring Martin Short, Mara Wilson and Kathleen Turner. The film is about a bumbling male fairy ...more

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The Damned: Don't You Wish Tha... is listed (or ranked) 5 on the list The Best Movies With Wish in the Title
Gaye Advert, Fred Armisen, Roger Armstrong

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Wish I Was Here is listed (or ranked) 6 on the list The Best Movies With Wish in the Title
Zach Braff, Josh Gad, Ashley Greene Wish I Was Here is a 2014 American comedy-drama film directed by Zach Braff. Aidan Bloom (Braff), a struggling actor, father, and husband, finds himself at a major crossroads, which forces him ...more

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Wakko's Wish is listed (or ranked) 7 on the list The Best Movies With Wish in the Title
Bernadette Peters, Ben Stein, Frank Welker Steven Spielberg Presents Animaniacs: Wakko's Wish, usually referred to as Wakko's Wish, is a 1999 animated musical comedy-drama film created exclusively on video. The film is based on the ...more

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Death Wish 3 is listed (or ranked) 8 on the list The Best Movies With Wish in the Title
Charles Bronson, Marina Sirtis, Martin Balsam Death Wish 3 is a 1985 action film starring Charles Bronson as vigilante killer Paul Kersey and is the second sequel to the 1974 film Death Wish. It was written by Don Jakoby. This is the last ...more

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Pokémon: Jirachi Wish Maker is listed (or ranked) 9 on the list The Best Movies With Wish in the Title
Megumi Hayashibara, Shin-ichiro Miki, Kōichi Yamadera Pokémon: Jirachi Wish Maker, originally released in Japan as Pocket Monsters Advanced Generation the Movie: The Wishing Star of Seven Nights: Jirachi, is the sixth film associated with ...more

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The Third Wish is listed (or ranked) 10 on the list The Best Movies With Wish in the Title
Betty White, James Avery, Mindy Cohn

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Death Wish 4: The Crackdown is listed (or ranked) 11 on the list The Best Movies With Wish in the Title
Charles Bronson, Danny Trejo, Mark Pellegrino Death Wish 4: The Crackdown is a 1987 action crime film, and the fourth installment in the Death Wish film series. The film was directed by J. Lee Thompson, and features Charles Bronson, who ...more

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The Fourth Wish is listed (or ranked) 12 on the list The Best Movies With Wish in the Title
Ron Haddrick, John Meillon, Michael Craig The Fourth Wish is a 1976 Australian family film directed by Don Chaffey based on a three-part 1974 TV drama from the ABC.

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Wish Gone Amiss is listed (or ranked) 13 on the list The Best Movies With Wish in the Title
Ashley Tisdale, Emily Osment, Brenda Song Wish Gone Amiss is a 2007 family comedy film.

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Whatever You Wish is listed (or ranked) 14 on the list The Best Movies With Wish in the Title
Asuman Krause, Fikret Kuşkan, Işın Karaca Sen Ne Dilersen is a drama movie directed by Cem Başekioğlu. It was the director's debut full-length movie, as well as Işın Karaca's debut leading role, a Turkish pop singer. Famous actors like ...more

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Wish You Were Here is listed (or ranked) 15 on the list The Best Movies With Wish in the Title
Emily Lloyd, Tom Bell, Geoffrey Hutchings Wish You Were Here is a 1987 British comedy-drama film starring Emily Lloyd and Tom Bell. It was written and directed by David Leland. The original music score was composed by Stanley Myers.

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Sesame Street: Big Bird's Wish is listed (or ranked) 16 on the list The Best Movies With Wish in the Title

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Whom the Gods Wish to Destroy is listed (or ranked) 17 on the list The Best Movies With Wish in the Title

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The Care Bears' Big Wish Movie is listed (or ranked) 18 on the list The Best Movies With Wish in the Title
Stephanie Beard, Robert Tinkler, Susan Roman The Care Bears' Big Wish Movie is a 2005 children's animated feature film, produced by Nelvana Limited and released by Lions Gate Home Entertainment. Directed by Larry Jacobs and Ron Pitts, and ...more

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A Christmas Wish is listed (or ranked) 19 on the list The Best Movies With Wish in the Title
Kristy Swanson, Edward Herrmann, Tess Harper A Christmas Wish is a 2011 comedy drama family film written and directed by Craig Clyde.

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Genie Gets Her Wish is listed (or ranked) 20 on the list The Best Movies With Wish in the Title
Christina Aguilera Genie Gets Her Wish is a music DVD by Christina Aguilera, released in 2000. It features her performing her #1 single, "Genie in a Bottle", rare studio footage, live concert ...more

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Batman: Death Wish is listed (or ranked) 21 on the list The Best Movies With Wish in the Title
Batman: Death Wish is a 2012 fan film directed by Matthew Hiscox, based on the Batman franchise. Unlike other Batman fan films that use the more mature, contemporary settings of later comic ...more

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The Christmas Wish is listed (or ranked) 22 on the list The Best Movies With Wish in the Title
Naomi Watts, Neil Patrick Harris, Debbie Reynolds The Christmas Wish is a TV movie starring Neil Patrick Harris and Debbie Reynolds. It premiered on CBS in 1998, and it was based on a novel by Richard Siddoway.

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I Wish is listed (or ranked) 23 on the list The Best Movies With Wish in the Title
Masami Nagasawa, Hiroshi Abe, Yoshio Harada I Wish is a 2011 Japanese film written and directed by Hirokazu Koreeda. This film stars real-life brothers Koki Maeda and Oshiro Maeda, along with veteran actress Kirin Kiki and actor Joe ...more

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Wish You Were Here is listed (or ranked) 24 on the list The Best Movies With Wish in the Title
Teresa Palmer, Joel Edgerton, Antony Starr Wish You Were Here is a 2012 Australian mystery film directed by Kieran Darcy-Smith. Set in Cambodia and Australia, it details the aftermath of a Southeast Asian holiday gone awry for two

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Wish Me Away is listed (or ranked) 25 on the list The Best Movies With Wish in the Title
""Sometimes living one's honest life is damn near impossible." Or so it felt to award-winning country music star Chely Wright for most of her closeted life-first raised in a ...more

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Wish on a Spell is listed (or ranked) 26 on the list The Best Movies With Wish in the Title

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The Caterpillar Wish is listed (or ranked) 27 on the list The Best Movies With Wish in the Title
Wendy Hughes, Robert Mammone, Khan Chittenden The Caterpillar Wish is a 2006 Australian coming-of-age film, directed by Sandra Sciberras and starring and ensemble cast including Victoria Thaine, Susie Porter and Philip Quast. It was filmed ...more

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Charlie's Death Wish is listed (or ranked) 28 on the list The Best Movies With Wish in the Title
Ron Jeremy, Ian Fraser Kilmister, Tracii Guns Charlie's Death Wish is an action thriller film directed by Jeff Leroy and starring Ron Jeremy and Phoebe Dollar.

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A Wish for Wings That Work is listed (or ranked) 29 on the list The Best Movies With Wish in the Title
Robin Williams, Dustin Hoffman, Frank Welker

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Death Wish V: The Face of Deat... is listed (or ranked) 30 on the list The Best Movies With Wish in the Title
Charles Bronson, Lesley-Anne Down, Saul Rubinek Death Wish V: The Face of Death is a 1994 action crime film and the fifth and final installment in the Death Wish series. It features Charles Bronson, who reprises his role as Paul Kersey in his ...more

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Annabelle's Wish is listed (or ranked) 31 on the list The Best Movies With Wish in the Title
Cloris Leachman, Alison Krauss, Randy Travis Annabelle's Wish is a 1997 American animated Christmas film that revolves around a young calf who aspires to learn to fly and become one of Santa Claus' reindeer. It is narrated by American ...more

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Wish You Were Dead is listed (or ranked) 32 on the list The Best Movies With Wish in the Title
Christopher Lloyd, Gene Simmons, Billy Ray Cyrus Wish You Were Dead is a crime comedy about two femme fatales fighting over one man in a back-stabbing, money-grabbing, insurance-hustling, double-dealing, two-timing caper.

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Richie Rich's Christmas Wish is listed (or ranked) 33 on the list The Best Movies With Wish in the Title
Michelle Trachtenberg, Eugene Levy, Lesley Ann Warren Richie Rich'$ Christmas Wish is a 1998 direct-to-video sequel to the 1994 film Richie Rich and starring David Gallagher as the titular character. Its plot is similar to It's a Wonderful Life, ...more

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My Little Pony: Twinkle Wish A... is listed (or ranked) 34 on the list The Best Movies With Wish in the Title
Keegan Connor Tracy, Tabitha St. Germain, Andrea Libman My Little Pony: Twinkle Wish Adventure is a direct-to-video animated film produced by SD Entertainment and distributed by Shout! Factory in collaboration with Hasbro. The film was released on ...more

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Chitrangada: The Crowning Wish is listed (or ranked) 35 on the list The Best Movies With Wish in the Title
Raima Sen, Rituparno Ghosh, Anjan Dutt Chitrangada: The Crowning Wish is a 2012 Bengali-language film written and directed by Rituparno Ghosh. The film premiered on 25 May 2012 at the New York Indian Film Festival. The film is based ...more

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One Wish is listed (or ranked) 36 on the list The Best Movies With Wish in the Title
Bella Thorne, Christa B. Allen, Deprise Brescia One Wish is a 2010 drama comedy film directed by Felix R. Limardo.

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Wish I Were a Shark is listed (or ranked) 37 on the list The Best Movies With Wish in the Title
Wish I Were a Shark is a Croatian film directed by Ognjen Sviličić. It was released in 1999.

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The Wish Makers of West Hollyw... is listed (or ranked) 38 on the list The Best Movies With Wish in the Title
A newly out dancer, a wannabe star unable to get to the top, and a gender non-conformist make a wish in a fountain to find the unlikeliest of things - love. Stars Ari Sorrentino, Matt Achine, ...more

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The Ugly Duckling's Christmas ... is listed (or ranked) 39 on the list The Best Movies With Wish in the Title
A feature-length animated adaptation of the famous fairy tale that tells the story of Omar, the outcast little duckling whose Christmas wish is to find a place where he belongs. Running away to ...more

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I Wish for What Is Forbidden t... is listed (or ranked) 40 on the list The Best Movies With Wish in the Title
Choi Jin-sil, Yu Oh-seong, Im Seong-Min I Wish for What Is Forbidden to Me is a 1994 drama film written by Gwi-ja Yang and directed by Kil-soo Chang.

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The Wish Fish is listed (or ranked) 41 on the list The Best Movies With Wish in the Title
The Wish Fish is a 2012 animated Adventure film written by Segundo Altolaguirre, Luis Sánchez-Polack and directed by Ivan Oneka and Gorka Vázquez.

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Wish Wizard is listed (or ranked) 42 on the list The Best Movies With Wish in the Title
Morgan Freeman, Ed Begley, Jr.

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Sometimes I Wish To Be Somewhe... is listed (or ranked) 43 on the list The Best Movies With Wish in the Title
Sometimes I Wish To Be Somewhere Else is a 1996 short film written and directed by Sören Voigt.

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I Wish I Had a Wife is listed (or ranked) 44 on the list The Best Movies With Wish in the Title
Jin Hee-kyung, Sol Kyung-gu, Jeon Do-yeon I Wish I Had a Wife is a 2001 South Korean film about a lonely banker who meets a schoolteacher.

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The Wish That Changed Christma... is listed (or ranked) 45 on the list The Best Movies With Wish in the Title

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Make a Wish is listed (or ranked) 46 on the list The Best Movies With Wish in the Title
Basil Rathbone Make a Wish is a 1937 film directed by Kurt Neumann.

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Scareful What You Wish For is listed (or ranked) 47 on the list The Best Movies With Wish in the Title
Shia LaBeouf, Tania Raymonde, R. L. Stine Dylan Pierce is trying to put his childhood behind him, to move on. However, he soon learns that some things just won't stay put, as he soon begins to be stalked by a young, strange little boy, ...more

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Make a Wish is listed (or ranked) 48 on the list The Best Movies With Wish in the Title
Moynan King, Hollace Starr, Virginia Baeta

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I Wish I Had a House Like This is listed (or ranked) 49 on the list The Best Movies With Wish in the Title
Capone, Jay-Bee, Hamillionz

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Emma's Wish is listed (or ranked) 50 on the list The Best Movies With Wish in the Title
Della Reese, Joanna Kerns, Seymour Cassel Emma's Wish is a 1998 TV movie directed by Mike Robe. It first aired on CBS on October 18, 1998 and stars Joanna Kerns as an older woman that finds that her wish to be younger has been granted.