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Other Examples of Great Titles

Here are a few more examples of titles that work for various reasons:

Feature Film Titles:

  • Apocalypse Now
  • Braveheart
  • Up
  • Alien
  • Psycho
  • There Will Be Blood
  • Scream
  • Carrie
  • Titantic
  • Fargo (feature)

Television Series Titles:

  • The Wonder Years
  • Veep
  • True Detective
  • Supergirl
  • Sherlock
  • Freaks and Geeks
  • Cheers
  • Silicon Valley
  • Homeland
  • Fargo (tv)

Web Series Titles:

  • Chad Vader: Day Shift Manager
  • Between Two Ferns
  • Jake and Amir
  • Epic Rap Battles
  • Web Therapy
  • Auto-Tune the News

Examples of titles that are longer but still effective:

  • Eternal Sunshine of the Spotless Mind
  • Austin Powers: International Man of Mystery
  • The Good, the Bad, and the Ugly
  • Lock, Stock, and Two Smoking Barrels