The Best R-Rated Comedies Films

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

    Emma Stone, Seth Rogen, Jonah Hill

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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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    The 40-Year-Old Virgin is listed (or ranked) 4 on the list The Best R-Rated Comedies

    Elizabeth Banks, Kat Dennings, Steve Carell

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    Fast Times at Ridgemont High is listed (or ranked) 5 on the list The Best R-Rated Comedies

    Nicolas Cage, Sean Penn, Jennifer Jason Leigh

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    The Big Lebowski is listed (or ranked) 6 on the list The Best R-Rated Comedies

    Julianne Moore, Jeff Bridges, Tara Reid

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    Steve Martin, Kevin Bacon, John Candy

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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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    There's Something About Mary is listed (or ranked) 9 on the list The Best R-Rated Comedies

    Cameron Diaz, Sarah Silverman, Ben Stiller

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    American Pie is listed (or ranked) 10 on the list The Best R-Rated Comedies

    Alyson Hannigan, Tara Reid, Shannon Elizabeth

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    National Lampoon's Animal Hous... is listed (or ranked) 11 on the list The Best R-Rated Comedies

    Kevin Bacon, John Belushi, Donald Sutherland

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    Major League is listed (or ranked) 12 on the list The Best R-Rated Comedies

    Charlie Sheen, Tom Berenger, Rene Russo

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    Eddie Murphy, Jamie Lee Curtis, Dan Aykroyd

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

    Winona Ryder, Shannen Doherty, Christian Slater

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    Bill Murray, Chevy Chase, Rodney Dangerfield

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    A Fish Called Wanda is listed (or ranked) 16 on the list The Best R-Rated Comedies

    Jamie Lee Curtis, Kevin Kline, Stephen Fry

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    Blazing Saddles is listed (or ranked) 17 on the list The Best R-Rated Comedies

    Mel Brooks, Gene Wilder, Anne Bancroft

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    Horrible Bosses is listed (or ranked) 18 on the list The Best R-Rated Comedies

    Jennifer Aniston, Kevin Spacey, Colin Farrell

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    Dogma is listed (or ranked) 19 on the list The Best R-Rated Comedies

    Ben Affleck, Matt Damon, Chris Rock

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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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    The Blues Brothers is listed (or ranked) 21 on the list The Best R-Rated Comedies

    Carrie Fisher, Aretha Franklin, Steven Spielberg

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

    Bill Murray, John Candy, Dennis Quaid

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    Meg Ryan, Billy Crystal, Carrie Fisher

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    Bad Santa is listed (or ranked) 24 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) 25 on the list The Best R-Rated Comedies

    Elisha Cuthbert, Snoop Dogg, Will Ferrell

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    Shaun of the Dead is listed (or ranked) 26 on the list The Best R-Rated Comedies

    Martin Freeman, Simon Pegg, Bill Nighy

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    Chevy Chase, Christie Brinkley, John Candy

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

    Will Ferrell, Seth Rogen, Mary Steenburgen

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    Lethal Weapon is listed (or ranked) 29 on the list The Best R-Rated Comedies

    Mel Gibson, Gary Busey, Danny Glover

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    South Park: Bigger, Longer & U... is listed (or ranked) 30 on the list The Best R-Rated Comedies

    George Clooney, Minnie Driver, Isaac Hayes

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

    Ben Affleck, Milla Jovovich, Matthew McConaughey

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

    Judd Nelson, Molly Ringwald, Anthony Michael Hall

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    Friday is listed (or ranked) 33 on the list The Best R-Rated Comedies

    Ice Cube, Meagan Good, Nia Long

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

    Paul Newman, M. Emmet Walsh, Swoosie Kurtz

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    Wag the Dog is listed (or ranked) 35 on the list The Best R-Rated Comedies

    Kirsten Dunst, Robert De Niro, Dustin Hoffman

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    Life of Brian is listed (or ranked) 36 on the list The Best R-Rated Comedies

    George Harrison, John Cleese, Terry Gilliam

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    My Cousin Vinny is listed (or ranked) 37 on the list The Best R-Rated Comedies

    Marisa Tomei, Joe Pesci, Ralph Macchio

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    Emma Stone, Amber Heard, Bill Murray

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

    Jessica Alba, Eva Mendes, Katherine Heigl

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

    Cate Blanchett, Martin Freeman, Simon Pegg

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

    Jessica Alba, Ricky Martin, Vivica A. Fox

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

    Ben Affleck, Shannen Doherty, Claire Forlani

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    Robin Williams, Forest Whitaker, J. T. Walsh

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    The Jerk is listed (or ranked) 44 on the list The Best R-Rated Comedies

    Steve Martin, Bernadette Peters, Rob Reiner

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

    Meryl Streep, Woody Allen, Diane Keaton

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    Rose Byrne, Jon Hamm, Kristen Wiig

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    Tom Cruise, Lucy Liu, Renée Zellweger

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    Forgetting Sarah Marshall is listed (or ranked) 48 on the list The Best R-Rated Comedies

    Mila Kunis, Kristen Bell, Russell Brand

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    Kick-Ass is listed (or ranked) 49 on the list The Best R-Rated Comedies

    Nicolas Cage, Chloë Grace Moretz, Lyndsy Fonseca

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    Rachel McAdams, Bradley Cooper, Isla Fisher

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