The Best R-Rated Comedy-drama Movies Films

The Best R-Rated Comedy-drama Movies

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List of R-Rated comedy-drama movies, ranked from best to worst with movie trailers when available. This list takes the best R-Rated comedy-drama movies and pits them against each other to see once and for all what the greatest R-Rated Comedy-drama movie of all time is. This list of popular R-Rated comedy-drama movies includes information like who directed the film, when it was released and which actors starred in the movie. If you think the top R-Rated Comedy-drama movie isn't as high as it should be then be sure to vote it up so it can take its rightful place among the other great R-Rated Comedy-drama films on this list. If you're trying to find a specific R-Rated Comedy-drama film you can search this list and filter to find what you're looking for.

This list includes Lost in Translation, Ed Wood and more.

If you're trying to find out "What are the best R-Rated comedy-drama movies?" and "What are the most famous R-Rated comedy-drama movies?" then this list is the perfect resource for you.

Use this list if you're looking for some new comedy-drama movies that are rated R. Between Netflix, Hulu and other services there are thousands of great comedy-drama movies rated R, so get out there and start watching.

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George Clooney and Robert Redford have both directed a Comedy-drama R film, as have other really creative and talented directors.

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    Thelma & Louise is listed (or ranked) 1 on the list The Best R-Rated Comedy-drama Movies

    Brad Pitt, Susan Sarandon, Geena Davis

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    The Breakfast Club is listed (or ranked) 2 on the list The Best R-Rated Comedy-drama Movies

    Judd Nelson, Molly Ringwald, Anthony Michael Hall

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    Lost in Translation is listed (or ranked) 3 on the list The Best R-Rated Comedy-drama Movies

    Scarlett Johansson, Bill Murray, Anna Faris

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    Friday is listed (or ranked) 4 on the list The Best R-Rated Comedy-drama Movies

    Friday Ice Cube, Meagan Good, Nia Long

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    Little Miss Sunshine is listed (or ranked) 5 on the list The Best R-Rated Comedy-drama Movies

    Steve Carell, Bryan Cranston, Toni Collette

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    Good Morning, Vietnam is listed (or ranked) 6 on the list The Best R-Rated Comedy-drama Movies

    Good Morning, Vietnam Robin Williams, Forest Whitaker, J. T. Walsh

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    Ed Wood is listed (or ranked) 7 on the list The Best R-Rated Comedy-drama Movies

    Ed Wood Johnny Depp, Sarah Jessica Parker, Bill Murray

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    Sideways is listed (or ranked) 8 on the list The Best R-Rated Comedy-drama Movies

    Sandra Oh, Virginia Madsen, Thomas Haden Church

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    The Kids Are All Right is listed (or ranked) 9 on the list The Best R-Rated Comedy-drama Movies

    Julianne Moore, Annette Bening, Mark Ruffalo

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    Tom Cruise, Lucy Liu, Renée Zellweger

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    Almost Famous is listed (or ranked) 11 on the list The Best R-Rated Comedy-drama Movies

    Zooey Deschanel, Kate Hudson, Anna Paquin

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    The World According to Garp is listed (or ranked) 12 on the list The Best R-Rated Comedy-drama Movies

    Robin Williams, Glenn Close, John Lithgow

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    Adaptation is listed (or ranked) 13 on the list The Best R-Rated Comedy-drama Movies

    Nicolas Cage, Meryl Streep, Maggie Gyllenhaal

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    Garden State is listed (or ranked) 14 on the list The Best R-Rated Comedy-drama Movies

    Garden State Natalie Portman, Jim Parsons, Ian Holm

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    George Clooney, Anna Kendrick, Zach Galifianakis

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    Before Sunrise is listed (or ranked) 16 on the list The Best R-Rated Comedy-drama Movies

    Ethan Hawke, Julie Delpy, Adam Goldberg

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    Risky Business is listed (or ranked) 17 on the list The Best R-Rated Comedy-drama Movies

    Tom Cruise, Megan Mullally, Rebecca De Mornay

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    Love Actually is listed (or ranked) 18 on the list The Best R-Rated Comedy-drama Movies

    Keira Knightley, Elisha Cuthbert, Liam Neeson

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    Private Benjamin is listed (or ranked) 19 on the list The Best R-Rated Comedy-drama Movies

    Private Benjamin Goldie Hawn, Albert Brooks, Craig T. Nelson

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    Hedwig and the Angry Inch is listed (or ranked) 20 on the list The Best R-Rated Comedy-drama Movies

    Hedwig and the Angry Inch Rosie O'Donnell, Andrea Martin, Michael Pitt

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    Billy Elliot is listed (or ranked) 21 on the list The Best R-Rated Comedy-drama Movies

    Billy Elliot Jamie Bell, Julie Walters, Zoe Bell

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    The Full Monty is listed (or ranked) 22 on the list The Best R-Rated Comedy-drama Movies

    The Full Monty Robert Carlyle, Tom Wilkinson, Mark Addy

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    Confessions of a Dangerous Min... is listed (or ranked) 23 on the list The Best R-Rated Comedy-drama Movies

    Confessions of a Dangerous Mind Brad Pitt, Julia Roberts, George Clooney

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    The Darjeeling Limited is listed (or ranked) 24 on the list The Best R-Rated Comedy-drama Movies

    The Darjeeling Limited Natalie Portman, Bill Murray, Owen Wilson

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    Diner is listed (or ranked) 25 on the list The Best R-Rated Comedy-drama Movies

    Diner Mickey Rourke, Kevin Bacon, Ellen Barkin

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    Junebug is listed (or ranked) 26 on the list The Best R-Rated Comedy-drama Movies

    Junebug Amy Adams, Jill Wagner, Benjamin McKenzie

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    The People vs. Larry Flynt is listed (or ranked) 27 on the list The Best R-Rated Comedy-drama Movies

    The People vs. Larry Flynt Courtney Love, Edward Norton, Woody Harrelson

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    50/50 is listed (or ranked) 28 on the list The Best R-Rated Comedy-drama Movies

    50/50 Anna Kendrick, Joseph Gordon-Levitt, Bryce Dallas Howard

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    In Bruges is listed (or ranked) 29 on the list The Best R-Rated Comedy-drama Movies

    Colin Farrell, Ralph Fiennes, Matt Smith

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    Chasing Amy is listed (or ranked) 30 on the list The Best R-Rated Comedy-drama Movies

    Chasing Amy Ben Affleck, Matt Damon, Kevin Smith

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    About Schmidt is listed (or ranked) 31 on the list The Best R-Rated Comedy-drama Movies

    About Schmidt Jack Nicholson, Kathy Bates, June Squibb

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    A Thin Line Between Love and H... is listed (or ranked) 32 on the list The Best R-Rated Comedy-drama Movies

    Martin Lawrence, Tracy Morgan, Bobby Brown

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    All About My Mother is listed (or ranked) 33 on the list The Best R-Rated Comedy-drama Movies

    All About My Mother Penélope Cruz, Fernando Fernan Gomez, Antonia San Juan

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    Mystery, Alaska is listed (or ranked) 34 on the list The Best R-Rated Comedy-drama Movies

    Russell Crowe, Mike Myers, Burt Reynolds

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    Ghost World is listed (or ranked) 35 on the list The Best R-Rated Comedy-drama Movies

    Scarlett Johansson, Steve Buscemi, Teri Garr

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    24 Hour Party People is listed (or ranked) 36 on the list The Best R-Rated Comedy-drama Movies

    24 Hour Party People Christopher Eccleston, Simon Pegg, Andy Serkis

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    The Life Aquatic with Steve Zi... is listed (or ranked) 37 on the list The Best R-Rated Comedy-drama Movies

    The Life Aquatic with Steve Zissou Cate Blanchett, Bill Murray, Willem Dafoe

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    Shakespeare in Love is listed (or ranked) 38 on the list The Best R-Rated Comedy-drama Movies

    Gwyneth Paltrow, Ben Affleck, Judi Dench

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    Secretary is listed (or ranked) 39 on the list The Best R-Rated Comedy-drama Movies

    Secretary Maggie Gyllenhaal, James Spader, Lesley Ann Warren

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    Adventureland is listed (or ranked) 40 on the list The Best R-Rated Comedy-drama Movies

    Kristen Stewart, Ryan Reynolds, Kristen Wiig

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    The Fisher King is listed (or ranked) 41 on the list The Best R-Rated Comedy-drama Movies

    The Fisher King Robin Williams, Jeff Bridges, Tom Waits

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    The Big Chill is listed (or ranked) 42 on the list The Best R-Rated Comedy-drama Movies

    Glenn Close, Kevin Kline, Jeff Goldblum

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    Charlie Bartlett is listed (or ranked) 43 on the list The Best R-Rated Comedy-drama Movies

    Robert Downey Jr., Kat Dennings, Drake

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    Broadcast News is listed (or ranked) 44 on the list The Best R-Rated Comedy-drama Movies

    Broadcast News Jack Nicholson, John Cusack, Holly Hunter

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    Cyrus is listed (or ranked) 45 on the list The Best R-Rated Comedy-drama Movies

    Marisa Tomei, Jonah Hill, John C. Reilly

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    Win Win is listed (or ranked) 46 on the list The Best R-Rated Comedy-drama Movies

    Win Win Paul Giamatti, Jeffrey Tambor, Melanie Lynskey

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    Erin Brockovich is listed (or ranked) 47 on the list The Best R-Rated Comedy-drama Movies

    Julia Roberts, Marg Helgenberger, Aaron Eckhart

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    Muriel's Wedding is listed (or ranked) 48 on the list The Best R-Rated Comedy-drama Movies

    Muriel's Wedding Toni Collette, Rachel Griffiths, Bill Hunter

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    Soul Food is listed (or ranked) 49 on the list The Best R-Rated Comedy-drama Movies

    Vivica A. Fox, Nia Long, Vanessa L. Williams

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    Synecdoche, New York is listed (or ranked) 50 on the list The Best R-Rated Comedy-drama Movies

    Synecdoche, New York Michelle Williams, Jennifer Jason Leigh, Philip Seymour Hoffman

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