The Best R-Rated Comedies

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List of R-Rated comedies, ranked from best to worst with movie trailers when available. These comedies are all R-Rated, so if you're looking for a more broad look at this genre then check out the Best Comedy Movies of All Time. This list takes the best R-Rated comedies and pits them against each other to see once and for all what the greatest R-Rated comedy movie of all time is. This list of popular R-Rated comedies 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 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 films on this list. If you're trying to find a specific R-Rated comedy film, you can search this list and filter to find what you're looking for.

The list you're viewing has a variety of movies in it, like The Big Lebowski and Caddyshack.

If you're trying to find out "What are the best R-Rated comedies?" and "What are the most famous R-Rated comedies?" then this list is the perfect resource for you. Use this list if you're looking for some new comedies that are rated R. Between Netflix, Amazon Prime, and other services, there are thousands of great comedies rated R, so get out there and start watching.

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What kind of directors have worked on R Comedy movies in the past? Woody Allen and Martin Scorsese both have, as have other great directors.

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    The Big Lebowski is listed (or ranked) 1 on the list The Best R-Rated Comedies

    Julianne Moore, Jeff Bridges, Tara Reid

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    Mike Tyson, Bradley Cooper, Heather Graham

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    Office Space is listed (or ranked) 3 on the list The Best R-Rated Comedies

    Jennifer Aniston, John C. McGinley, Mike Judge

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    National Lampoon's Animal Hous... is listed (or ranked) 4 on the list The Best R-Rated Comedies

    Kevin Bacon, John Belushi, Donald Sutherland

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    Superbad is listed (or ranked) 5 on the list The Best R-Rated Comedies

    Emma Stone, Seth Rogen, Jonah Hill

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    There's Something About Mary is listed (or ranked) 6 on the list The Best R-Rated Comedies

    Cameron Diaz, Sarah Silverman, Ben Stiller

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    Blazing Saddles is listed (or ranked) 7 on the list The Best R-Rated Comedies

    Mel Brooks, Gene Wilder, Anne Bancroft

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    Beverly Hills Cop is listed (or ranked) 8 on the list The Best R-Rated Comedies

    Eddie Murphy, Damon Wayans, Paul Reiser

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    Fast Times at Ridgemont High is listed (or ranked) 9 on the list The Best R-Rated Comedies

    Nicolas Cage, Sean Penn, Jennifer Jason Leigh

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    Eddie Murphy, Jamie Lee Curtis, Dan Aykroyd

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    The 40-Year-Old Virgin is listed (or ranked) 11 on the list The Best R-Rated Comedies

    Elizabeth Banks, Kat Dennings, Steve Carell

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    Bill Murray, Chevy Chase, Rodney Dangerfield

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    The Blues Brothers is listed (or ranked) 13 on the list The Best R-Rated Comedies

    Carrie Fisher, Aretha Franklin, Steven Spielberg

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    American Pie is listed (or ranked) 14 on the list The Best R-Rated Comedies

    Alyson Hannigan, Tara Reid, Shannon Elizabeth

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    Stripes is listed (or ranked) 15 on the list The Best R-Rated Comedies

    Bill Murray, John Candy, Dennis Quaid

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    Major League is listed (or ranked) 16 on the list The Best R-Rated Comedies

    Charlie Sheen, Tom Berenger, Rene Russo

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    Steve Martin, Kevin Bacon, John Candy

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    Meg Ryan, Billy Crystal, Carrie Fisher

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    A Fish Called Wanda is listed (or ranked) 19 on the list The Best R-Rated Comedies

    Jamie Lee Curtis, Kevin Kline, Stephen Fry

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    This Is Spinal Tap is listed (or ranked) 20 on the list The Best R-Rated Comedies

    Billy Crystal, Fran Drescher, Anjelica Huston

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    Chevy Chase, Christie Brinkley, John Candy

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    My Cousin Vinny is listed (or ranked) 22 on the list The Best R-Rated Comedies

    Marisa Tomei, Joe Pesci, Ralph Macchio

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    Shaun of the Dead is listed (or ranked) 23 on the list The Best R-Rated Comedies

    Martin Freeman, Simon Pegg, Bill Nighy

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    Dogma is listed (or ranked) 24 on the list The Best R-Rated Comedies

    Ben Affleck, Matt Damon, Chris Rock

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    Bad Santa is listed (or ranked) 25 on the list The Best R-Rated Comedies

    Lauren Graham, Billy Bob Thornton, Cloris Leachman

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    Old School is listed (or ranked) 26 on the list The Best R-Rated Comedies

    Elisha Cuthbert, Snoop Dogg, Will Ferrell

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    Horrible Bosses is listed (or ranked) 27 on the list The Best R-Rated Comedies

    Jennifer Aniston, Kevin Spacey, Colin Farrell

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    The Breakfast Club is listed (or ranked) 28 on the list The Best R-Rated Comedies

    Judd Nelson, Molly Ringwald, Anthony Michael Hall

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    Dazed and Confused is listed (or ranked) 29 on the list The Best R-Rated Comedies

    Ben Affleck, Milla Jovovich, Matthew McConaughey

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    Emma Stone, Amber Heard, Bill Murray

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    Heathers is listed (or ranked) 31 on the list The Best R-Rated Comedies

    Winona Ryder, Shannen Doherty, Christian Slater

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    Step Brothers is listed (or ranked) 32 on the list The Best R-Rated Comedies

    Will Ferrell, Seth Rogen, Mary Steenburgen

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    South Park: Bigger, Longer & U... is listed (or ranked) 33 on the list The Best R-Rated Comedies

    George Clooney, Minnie Driver, Isaac Hayes

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    Lethal Weapon is listed (or ranked) 34 on the list The Best R-Rated Comedies

    Mel Gibson, Gary Busey, Danny Glover

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    Life of Brian is listed (or ranked) 35 on the list The Best R-Rated Comedies

    George Harrison, John Cleese, Terry Gilliam

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    Robin Williams, Forest Whitaker, J. T. Walsh

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    Slap Shot is listed (or ranked) 37 on the list The Best R-Rated Comedies

    Paul Newman, M. Emmet Walsh, Swoosie Kurtz

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    Hot Fuzz is listed (or ranked) 38 on the list The Best R-Rated Comedies

    Cate Blanchett, Martin Freeman, Simon Pegg

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    The Jerk is listed (or ranked) 39 on the list The Best R-Rated Comedies

    Steve Martin, Bernadette Peters, Rob Reiner

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    Mallrats is listed (or ranked) 40 on the list The Best R-Rated Comedies

    Ben Affleck, Shannen Doherty, Claire Forlani

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    Friday is listed (or ranked) 41 on the list The Best R-Rated Comedies

    Ice Cube, Meagan Good, Nia Long

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    48 Hrs. is listed (or ranked) 42 on the list The Best R-Rated Comedies

    Eddie Murphy, Nick Nolte, Annette O'Toole

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    Rachel McAdams, Bradley Cooper, Isla Fisher

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    Rose Byrne, Jon Hamm, Kristen Wiig

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    Wag the Dog is listed (or ranked) 45 on the list The Best R-Rated Comedies

    Kirsten Dunst, Robert De Niro, Dustin Hoffman

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    Tom Cruise, Lucy Liu, Renée Zellweger

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    Clerks is listed (or ranked) 47 on the list The Best R-Rated Comedies

    Kevin Smith, Jason Mewes, Scott Mosier

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    Knocked Up is listed (or ranked) 48 on the list The Best R-Rated Comedies

    Jessica Alba, Eva Mendes, Katherine Heigl

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    Bridget Fonda, Bruce Campbell, Sam Raimi

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    Coming to America is listed (or ranked) 50 on the list The Best R-Rated Comedies

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    Eddie Murphy, Samuel L. Jackson, James Earl Jones

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