The Best Comedy-Drama Movies Films

The Best Comedy-Drama Movies

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List Criteria: Vote for your personal favorite comedy-drama films, regardless of how popular or successful they were at the box office.

A list of over 100 of the best comedy-drama movies ever made, many of which are currently streaming on Netflix and Amazon Prime. See all if your favorite movies are on The Best Comedy Films on Amazon Prime and The Best Comedy Movies on Netflix Instant

This comedy-drama movie list can be sorted by cast, year, director, and more. This list of comedy-drama films also contains comedy-drama movie titles that can be clicked on for more information about the film. This comedy-drama films list can also be copied to start your own. This list, though, contains the best comedy-drama movies of all time, as voted on by fans of the films. This comedy-drama movie list can be sorted alphabetically, by director, by year, and more, but is currently ordered from best to worst. Make this one count by downvoting the worst movies on this list.

Dramatic movies aren't ever the best things to watch when you're sad, so maybe you can split the difference by choosing some of the fun indie dramedies on here (a "dramedy" is a dramatic comedy). 

Anyway, this list of comedy-drama films includes comedy-drama movie titles that can be clicked on for more information about the film. Make this list even more social by re-ranking it to fit your opinions, making it votable then sharing it with your friends on social networks.

These are the top films in the comedy-drama genre, meaning that each and every one of these is a movie with at least a single element of the comedy-drama genre in it. Be it the motifs of the comedy-drama genre or just some of the most common archetypes.

When checking out this list and making your votes, think competitively, for example: is Sex and the Married Woman better than The Descendants? If we missed any comedy-drama movies on this list, please add them to the list yourself, as this is an open list, which means you can add any movies whenever you like (choices are subject to moderation). The films on this list cover the most famous comedy-drama movies of all time and are voted on by people who really care about comedy-drama movie lists.
 
You can find the release information for any of the films listed below. It's often available in the data set, so you can even find the cast of some of these by clicking on the names of the comedy-drama movies. List includes photos and comedy-drama movie trailers next to the names of the movies.

List movies include Ookie Cookie, The Great New Wonderful, and many more.

Whether you're at home and want to watch these comedy-drama movies on DVD, streaming Blu-ray, or streaming, or if you're seeing them in theatres for the first time, this is a list of good comedy-drama movies that can be helpful in either situation to see where they all stack up. So from the latest, to the greatest comedy-drama movies, here is the full comedy-drama movies list, ordered from best to worst.

Plenty of well-known directors have been associated with Comedy-drama films, including Forest Whitaker and Gene Kelly.

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    Little Miss Sunshine is listed (or ranked) 1 on the list The Best Comedy-Drama Movies

    Little Miss Sunshine Steve Carell, Bryan Cranston, Toni Collette

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

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

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    One Flew Over the Cuckoo's Nes... is listed (or ranked) 3 on the list The Best Comedy-Drama Movies

    One Flew Over the Cuckoo's Nest Jack Nicholson, Danny DeVito, Christopher Lloyd

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    50/50 is listed (or ranked) 4 on the list The Best Comedy-Drama Movies

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

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    Edward Scissorhands is listed (or ranked) 5 on the list The Best Comedy-Drama Movies

    Edward Scissorhands Johnny Depp, Winona Ryder, Vincent Price

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

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

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    Juno is listed (or ranked) 7 on the list The Best Comedy-Drama Movies

    Juno Jennifer Garner, Ellen Page, Jason Bateman

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    The Bucket List is listed (or ranked) 8 on the list The Best Comedy-Drama Movies

    The Bucket List Jack Nicholson, Morgan Freeman, Sean Hayes

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    The Sandlot is listed (or ranked) 9 on the list The Best Comedy-Drama Movies

    The Sandlot James Earl Jones, Denis Leary, Karen Allen

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    The Help is listed (or ranked) 10 on the list The Best Comedy-Drama Movies

    The Help Emma Stone, Jessica Chastain, Bryce Dallas Howard

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    Patch Adams is listed (or ranked) 11 on the list The Best Comedy-Drama Movies

    Patch Adams Robin Williams, Philip Seymour Hoffman, Monica Potter

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    As Good as It Gets is listed (or ranked) 12 on the list The Best Comedy-Drama Movies

    As Good as It Gets Jack Nicholson, Helen Hunt, Julie Benz

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    The Truman Show is listed (or ranked) 13 on the list The Best Comedy-Drama Movies

    The Truman Show Jim Carrey, Paul Giamatti, Ed Harris

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    Love Actually is listed (or ranked) 14 on the list The Best Comedy-Drama Movies

    Love Actually Keira Knightley, Elisha Cuthbert, Liam Neeson

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    The Devil Wears Prada is listed (or ranked) 15 on the list The Best Comedy-Drama Movies

    The Devil Wears Prada Anne Hathaway, Heidi Klum, Meryl Streep

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    Breakfast at Tiffany's is listed (or ranked) 16 on the list The Best Comedy-Drama Movies

    Breakfast at Tiffany's Audrey Hepburn, Mickey Rooney, Mel Blanc

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    Me and Earl and the Dying Girl is listed (or ranked) 17 on the list The Best Comedy-Drama Movies

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    Jerry Maguire is listed (or ranked) 18 on the list The Best Comedy-Drama Movies

    Jerry Maguire Tom Cruise, Lucy Liu, Renée Zellweger

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    Erin Brockovich is listed (or ranked) 19 on the list The Best Comedy-Drama Movies

    Erin Brockovich Julia Roberts, Marg Helgenberger, Aaron Eckhart

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    Eternal Sunshine of the Spotle... is listed (or ranked) 20 on the list The Best Comedy-Drama Movies

    Eternal Sunshine of the Spotless Mind Kate Winslet, Kirsten Dunst, Jim Carrey

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    The Terminal is listed (or ranked) 21 on the list The Best Comedy-Drama Movies

    The Terminal Catherine Zeta-Jones, Tom Hanks, Zoe Saldana

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    Lost in Translation is listed (or ranked) 22 on the list The Best Comedy-Drama Movies

    Lost in Translation Scarlett Johansson, Bill Murray, Anna Faris

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    The Princess Diaries is listed (or ranked) 23 on the list The Best Comedy-Drama Movies

    The Princess Diaries Anne Hathaway, Mandy Moore, Julie Andrews

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    Big Fish is listed (or ranked) 24 on the list The Best Comedy-Drama Movies

    Big Fish Miley Cyrus, Ewan McGregor, Marion Cotillard

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    Almost Famous is listed (or ranked) 25 on the list The Best Comedy-Drama Movies

    Almost Famous Zooey Deschanel, Kate Hudson, Anna Paquin

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    My Girl is listed (or ranked) 26 on the list The Best Comedy-Drama Movies

    My Girl Jamie Lee Curtis, Macaulay Culkin, Dan Aykroyd

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    Boogie Nights is listed (or ranked) 27 on the list The Best Comedy-Drama Movies

    Boogie Nights Julianne Moore, Mark Wahlberg, Heather Graham

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    A League of Their Own is listed (or ranked) 28 on the list The Best Comedy-Drama Movies

    A League of Their Own Madonna, Tom Hanks, Rosie O'Donnell

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    City Slickers is listed (or ranked) 29 on the list The Best Comedy-Drama Movies

    City Slickers Jake Gyllenhaal, Billy Crystal, Danielle Harris

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    Sideways is listed (or ranked) 30 on the list The Best Comedy-Drama Movies

    Sideways Sandra Oh, Virginia Madsen, Thomas Haden Church

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    The Pink Panther is listed (or ranked) 31 on the list The Best Comedy-Drama Movies

    The Pink Panther Peter Sellers, Claudia Cardinale, David Niven

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    The Sisterhood of the Travelin... is listed (or ranked) 32 on the list The Best Comedy-Drama Movies

    Blake Lively, America Ferrera, Nancy Travis

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    Rango is listed (or ranked) 33 on the list The Best Comedy-Drama Movies

    Rango Johnny Depp, Isla Fisher, Alfred Molina

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    Pretty in Pink is listed (or ranked) 34 on the list The Best Comedy-Drama Movies

    Pretty in Pink James Spader, Gina Gershon, Molly Ringwald

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    (500) Days of Summer is listed (or ranked) 35 on the list The Best Comedy-Drama Movies

    (500) Days of Summer Zooey Deschanel, Minka Kelly, Chloë Grace Moretz

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    About a Boy is listed (or ranked) 36 on the list The Best Comedy-Drama Movies

    About a Boy Rachel Weisz, Hugh Grant, Toni Collette

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    Babe is listed (or ranked) 37 on the list The Best Comedy-Drama Movies

    Babe Hugo Weaving, James Cromwell, Miriam Margolyes

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    Secondhand Lions is listed (or ranked) 38 on the list The Best Comedy-Drama Movies

    Secondhand Lions Robert Duvall, Haley Joel Osment, Michael Caine

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    Risky Business is listed (or ranked) 39 on the list The Best Comedy-Drama Movies

    Risky Business Tom Cruise, Megan Mullally, Rebecca De Mornay

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    In Bruges is listed (or ranked) 40 on the list The Best Comedy-Drama Movies

    In Bruges Colin Farrell, Ralph Fiennes, Matt Smith

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    Say Anything... is listed (or ranked) 41 on the list The Best Comedy-Drama Movies

    Say Anything... John Cusack, Jeremy Piven, Joan Cusack

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    The Royal Tenenbaums is listed (or ranked) 42 on the list The Best Comedy-Drama Movies

    The Royal Tenenbaums Gwyneth Paltrow, Alec Baldwin, Bill Murray

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    Parenthood is listed (or ranked) 43 on the list The Best Comedy-Drama Movies

    Parenthood Keanu Reeves, Steve Martin, Bryce Dallas Howard

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    Amadeus is listed (or ranked) 44 on the list The Best Comedy-Drama Movies

    Amadeus Jeffrey Jones, Cynthia Nixon, Christine Ebersole

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    Terms of Endearment is listed (or ranked) 45 on the list The Best Comedy-Drama Movies

    Terms of Endearment Jack Nicholson, Danny DeVito, John Lithgow

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    The Holiday is listed (or ranked) 46 on the list The Best Comedy-Drama Movies

    The Holiday Lindsay Lohan, Cameron Diaz, Kate Winslet

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    The Full Monty is listed (or ranked) 47 on the list The Best Comedy-Drama Movies

    The Full Monty Robert Carlyle, Tom Wilkinson, Mark Addy

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    Crimes and Misdemeanors is listed (or ranked) 48 on the list The Best Comedy-Drama Movies

    Crimes and Misdemeanors Woody Allen, Daryl Hannah, Mia Farrow

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    Lethal Weapon is listed (or ranked) 49 on the list The Best Comedy-Drama Movies

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    She's All That is listed (or ranked) 50 on the list The Best Comedy-Drama Movies

    She's All That Sarah Michelle Gellar, Anna Paquin, Lil' Kim

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