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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.

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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 Hangover is listed (or ranked) 1 on the list The Best R-Rated Comedies
The Hangover Mike Tyson, Bradley Cooper, Heather Graham

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Superbad Emma Stone, Seth Rogen, Jonah Hill

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The Big Lebowski Julianne Moore, Jeff Bridges, Tara Reid

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Office Space Jennifer Aniston, John C. McGinley, Mike Judge

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The 40-Year-Old Virgin Elizabeth Banks, Kat Dennings, Steve Carell

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Old School Elisha Cuthbert, Snoop Dogg, Will Ferrell

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There's Something About Mary Cameron Diaz, Sarah Silverman, Ben Stiller

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American Pie Alyson Hannigan, Tara Reid, Shannon Elizabeth

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Step Brothers Will Ferrell, Seth Rogen, Mary Steenburgen

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Beverly Hills Cop Eddie Murphy, Damon Wayans, Paul Reiser

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Trading Places is listed (or ranked) 11 on the list The Best R-Rated Comedies
Trading Places Eddie Murphy, Jamie Lee Curtis, Dan Aykroyd

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Blazing Saddles Mel Brooks, Gene Wilder, Anne Bancroft

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Zombieland is listed (or ranked) 13 on the list The Best R-Rated Comedies
Zombieland Emma Stone, Amber Heard, Bill Murray

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Bad Santa Lauren Graham, Billy Bob Thornton, Cloris Leachman

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Horrible Bosses Jennifer Aniston, Kevin Spacey, Colin Farrell

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National Lampoon's Animal House Kevin Bacon, John Belushi, Donald Sutherland

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Vacation is listed (or ranked) 17 on the list The Best R-Rated Comedies
Vacation Chevy Chase, Christie Brinkley, John Candy

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Fast Times at Ridgemont High Nicolas Cage, Sean Penn, Jennifer Jason Leigh

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but chickens double d added Coming to America Eddie Murphy, Samuel L. Jackson, James Earl Jones

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Shaun of the Dead Martin Freeman, Simon Pegg, Bill Nighy

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Caddyshack is listed (or ranked) 21 on the list The Best R-Rated Comedies
Caddyshack Bill Murray, Chevy Chase, Rodney Dangerfield

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My Cousin Vinny Marisa Tomei, Joe Pesci, Ralph Macchio

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South Park: Bigger, Longer & Uncut George Clooney, Minnie Driver, Isaac Hayes

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Planes, Trains and Automobiles is listed (or ranked) 24 on the list The Best R-Rated Comedies
Planes, Trains and Automobiles Steve Martin, Kevin Bacon, John Candy

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The Blues Brothers Carrie Fisher, Aretha Franklin, Steven Spielberg

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Wedding Crashers is listed (or ranked) 26 on the list The Best R-Rated Comedies
Wedding Crashers Rachel McAdams, Bradley Cooper, Isla Fisher

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This Is Spinal Tap Billy Crystal, Fran Drescher, Anjelica Huston

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Stripes Bill Murray, John Candy, Dennis Quaid

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Bridesmaids is listed (or ranked) 29 on the list The Best R-Rated Comedies
Bridesmaids Rose Byrne, Jon Hamm, Kristen Wiig

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Hot Fuzz Cate Blanchett, Martin Freeman, Simon Pegg

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Major League Charlie Sheen, Tom Berenger, Rene Russo

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The Breakfast Club Judd Nelson, Molly Ringwald, Anthony Michael Hall

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A Fish Called Wanda Jamie Lee Curtis, Kevin Kline, Stephen Fry

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Friday Ice Cube, Meagan Good, Nia Long

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Lethal Weapon Mel Gibson, Gary Busey, Danny Glover

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Heathers Winona Ryder, Shannen Doherty, Christian Slater

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Dazed and Confused Ben Affleck, Milla Jovovich, Matthew McConaughey

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The Jerk Steve Martin, Bernadette Peters, Rob Reiner

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When Harry Met Sally... is listed (or ranked) 39 on the list The Best R-Rated Comedies
When Harry Met Sally... Meg Ryan, Billy Crystal, Carrie Fisher

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Life of Brian George Harrison, John Cleese, Terry Gilliam

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Kingpin Bill Murray, Woody Harrelson, Randy Quaid

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Dogma Ben Affleck, Matt Damon, Chris Rock

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Good Morning, Vietnam is listed (or ranked) 43 on the list The Best R-Rated Comedies
Good Morning, Vietnam Robin Williams, Forest Whitaker, J. T. Walsh

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48 Hrs. Eddie Murphy, Nick Nolte, Annette O'Toole

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Forgetting Sarah Marshall Mila Kunis, Kristen Bell, Russell Brand

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Army of Darkness is listed (or ranked) 46 on the list The Best R-Rated Comedies
Army of Darkness Bridget Fonda, Bruce Campbell, Sam Raimi

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Harold & Kumar Go to White Castle Ryan Reynolds, Neil Patrick Harris, Malin Åkerman

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Tucker & Dale vs. Evil Katrina Bowden, Alan Tudyk, Chelan Simmons

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Jerry Maguire is listed (or ranked) 49 on the list The Best R-Rated Comedies
Jerry Maguire Tom Cruise, Lucy Liu, Renée Zellweger

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Slap Shot Paul Newman, M. Emmet Walsh, Swoosie Kurtz