Most Popular "Beauty Pageant" Titles
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1. Hairspray (2007)
PG | 117 min | Comedy, Drama, Family
Pleasantly plump teenager Tracy Turnblad teaches 1962 Baltimore a thing or two about integration after landing a spot on a local TV dance show.
Votes: 98,407 | Gross: $118.82M
2. Scary Movie (2000)
R | 88 min | Comedy
A year after disposing of the body of a man they accidentally killed, a group of dumb teenagers are stalked by a bumbling serial killer.
Votes: 186,631 | Gross: $157.00M
3. Little Miss Sunshine (2006)
R | 101 min | Comedy, Drama
A family determined to get their young daughter into the finals of a beauty pageant take a cross-country trip in their VW bus.
Votes: 354,503 | Gross: $59.89M
4. Pain & Gain (2013)
R | 129 min | Comedy, Crime, Drama
A trio of bodybuilders in Florida get caught up in an extortion ring and a kidnapping scheme that goes terribly wrong.
Votes: 160,553 | Gross: $49.87M
PG-13 | 109 min | Comedy, Drama
Three drag queens travel cross-country until their car breaks down, leaving them stranded in a small town.
Votes: 21,051 | Gross: $36.48M
6. Machete Kills (2013)
R | 107 min | Action, Comedy, Crime
The U.S. government recruits Machete to battle his way through Mexico in order to take down an arms dealer who looks to launch a weapon into space.
Votes: 59,017 | Gross: $7.27M
7. Miss Congeniality (2000)
PG-13 | 109 min | Action, Comedy, Crime
An FBI agent must go undercover in the Miss United States beauty pageant to prevent a group from bombing the event.
Votes: 136,648 | Gross: $106.81M
8. I Know What You Did Last Summer (1997)
R | 101 min | Horror, Mystery, Thriller
Four teens are in great danger one year after their car hits a stranger whose body they dump in the sea.
Votes: 105,179 | Gross: $72.22M
9. Whip It (2009)
PG-13 | 111 min | Drama, Sport
In Bodeen, Texas, an indie-rock loving misfit finds a way of dealing with her small-town misery after she discovers a roller derby league in nearby Austin.
Votes: 55,503 | Gross: $13.03M
10. Bad Grandpa (2013)
R | 92 min | Comedy
86-year-old Irving Zisman takes a trip from Nebraska to North Carolina to take his 8 year-old grandson, Billy, back to his real father.
Votes: 77,513 | Gross: $101.98M
11. Drop Dead Gorgeous (1999)
PG-13 | 97 min | Comedy, Romance, Thriller
A small-town beauty pageant turns deadly as it becomes clear that someone will go to any lengths to win.
Votes: 27,213 | Gross: $10.56M
12. Geek Charming (2011 TV Movie)
TV-G | 94 min | Comedy, Drama, Family
To win a school popularity contest, a high school diva permits a film club classmate to record her popular life, but the film starts documenting her decline instead.
13. The Notorious Bettie Page (2005)
R | 91 min | Biography, Drama
The life of Bettie Page, a 1950s pin-up model and one of the first sex icons in America, who became the target of a Senate investigation due to her risqué bondage photos.
Votes: 8,955 | Gross: $1.41M
14. Soldier's Girl (2003 TV Movie)
R | 112 min | Crime, Drama, Romance
The true story of the price a young soldier paid for falling in love with a transsexual night-club performer.
15. The Muppet Movie (1979)
G | 95 min | Adventure, Comedy, Family
Kermit and his new found friends trek across America to find success in Hollywood, but a frog-legs merchant is after Kermit.
Votes: 25,394 | Gross: $76.66M
16. Sweet Movie (1974)
Unrated | 98 min | Comedy, Drama, Mystery
The intercut story of two women: a nearly-mute beauty queen who descends into withdrawal and madness, and another who captains a ship laden with candy and sugar, luring men and boys aboard ... See full summary »
18. Chasing Papi (2003)
PG | 80 min | Comedy, Romance
The successful and handsome wolf executive of the cosmetic industry Thomas Fuentes has three sexy Latin girlfriends: in Miami, the waitress Cici; in Chicago, the intellectual lawyer Lorena;... See full summary »
Votes: 3,411 | Gross: $6.13M
19. Miss Bala (2011)
R | 113 min | Crime, Drama, Thriller
After entering a beauty contest in Tijuana, a young woman witnesses drug-related murders and is forced to do the gang's bidding.
20. The Next Best Thing (2000)
PG-13 | 108 min | Comedy, Drama, Romance
Abbie, tired of failed relationships, has a one-night-stand with her gay friend; they agree to raise the resulting baby together.
Votes: 9,338 | Gross: $14.98M
21. Beautiful (2000)
PG-13 | 112 min | Drama, Comedy
Mona sacrifices everything, including family, in pursuit of a beauty pageant victory. Her friend Ruby helps her to an amazing degree.
Votes: 3,265 | Gross: $3.06M
22. Slap Her, She's French! (2002)
PG-13 | 88 min | Comedy, Romance
A French foreign-exchange student comes to a small Texas high school, befriends a classmate, and practically takes over her life.
23. Everybody's All-American (1988)
R | 127 min | Drama, Romance, Sport
A Louisiana football legend struggles to deal with life's complexities after his college career is over.
Votes: 2,429 | Gross: $12.64M
24. The King of Marvin Gardens (1972)
R | 103 min | Drama
'It's Monopoly out there'. Jason Staebler, The King of Marvin Gardens, has gone directly to jail, lives on the Boardwalk and fronts for the local mob in Atlantic City. He is also a dreamer ... See full summary »
25. Happy, Texas (1999)
PG-13 | 98 min | Comedy, Crime, Romance
Two escaped convicts arrive in the town of Happy, Texas, where they are mistaken for a gay couple who is to host the town's Little Miss Fresh Squeezed beauty pageant. Enjoying the celebrity... See full summary »
Votes: 8,694 | Gross: $1.94M
27. Smile (1975)
PG | 113 min | Comedy
It's time again for California's "Young American Miss" beauty pageant, the biggest event of the year for Big Bob Freelander and Brenda DiCarlo, who give their all to put on a successful ... See full summary »
30. Screwball Hotel (1988)
R | 101 min | Comedy
Three boys drop out of military school. They get jobs working at a hotel, but it's about to go under. They decide to help the owner raise enough money to stay in business. They prove that ... See full summary »
31. Nightmare in Columbia County (1991 TV Movie)
100 min | Drama
The recounting of a terrible crime that wracked a family and galvanized police in South Carolina in the 1980's.
32. Miss Firecracker (1989)
PG | 102 min | Comedy
Carnelle isn't happy with her life, so in order to improve herself she enters a local beauty contest, trying to emulate her cousin Elain's win many years ago. Few think she can win, even ... See full summary »
Votes: 1,625 | Gross: $1.85M
34. Dangerous Curves (1988)
PG | 93 min | Comedy
Two college student decide to go spend some quality time at a beauty pageant with the help of their Porsche.
35. The Naked Truth (1992)
92 min | Comedy
Two friends, both named Frank, accidentally obtain a suitcase at the airport. It contains incriminating evidence against a mafia boss, who sends his Terminator-like lackie to find them. The... See full summary »
38. Round Trip to Heaven (1992)
R | 97 min | Comedy
Since Larry works at a garage, he gets to use one of the Rolls Royces. There is only one problem, there is a briefcase full of money in the trunk. So when Larry and his cousin Steve decide ... See full summary »
40. 3 Bellezas (2014)
97 min | Comedy, Horror, Thriller
Perla is obsessed with having a beauty queen in the family and she is willing to do whatever it takes to make her dream come true.
42. The World Before Her (2012)
TV-PG | 90 min | Documentary
Two young women follow completely divergent paths in the new, modernizing India-one wants to become Miss India, the other is a fierce Hindu Nationalist prepared to kill and die for her beliefs.
43. Miss Universe 2014 (2015 TV Special)
A bunch of rich good looking women compete for who is the most shallow and who can most misrepresent the women of the world. With drama, heartbreak, spray tan and more, this worldwide ... See full summary »
44. Miss All-American Beauty (1982 TV Movie)
96 min | Comedy, Drama, Romance
After winning a beauty contest in Texas, a teen-aged girl is unprepared for the demands of travel, press conferences and interviews that go with winning the title and participating in a national beauty pageant.
45. Waikiki Wedding (1937)
Approved | 89 min | Comedy, Musical, Romance
A beauty contest winner of the "Miss Pineapple Princess" pageant takes part in a publicity scheme in Hawaii, and is pursued by an advertising executive for the agency doing the promotion.
46. Trantasia (2006)
92 min | Documentary
Las Vegas promoters planning a review starring Jahna Steele invited transsexuals to participate in "The World's Most Beautiful Transsexual Pageant," a two-day contest from which eight or so... See full summary »
47. The Movie Orgy (1968)
420 min | Documentary, History
A compilation film designed to evoke nostalgia for the shared entertainment experiences of early baby boomers, "The Movie Orgy" includes clips from television programs and B-movies of the ... See full summary »
50. Cut Sleeve Boys (2006)
86 min | Comedy, Romance
Two British Chinese gay men decides to re-examine their lives following a death of their friend. Mel sleeps around whilst rejecting the love of Todd and Ash decides to cross dress to find his knight in shining armour.
Votes: 397 | Gross: $0.01M