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A list of all the best slapstick movies ever made, many of which are streaming on Netflix and Amazon Prime. This slapstick movie list can be sorted by cast, year, director and more. This list of slapstick films also contains slapstick movie titles that can be clicked on for more information about the film. This slapstick films list can also be copied to start your own.

This list, though, contains the best slapstick movies of all time, as voted on by fans of goofy, absurd, and physical comedy. This slapstick movie list wouldn't be complete without classics like Airplane! and Caddyshack. These are the top films in the slapstick genre, meaning that each and every one of these is a movie with at least a single element of the slapstick genre in it. Be it prat falls, crotch kicks, quick one-liners , or any other common archetype of the slapstick genre.

Slapstick humor isn't always for everyone. If you're one of those people, why are you here? Get out! Leave! If you're still here you probably like slapstick films like Dumb and Dumber and The Jerk. But which slapstick comedy is the funniest? Make your voice heard. If we missed any slapstick movies on this list, please add them to the list yourself. The films on this list cover the most famous slapstick movies of all time and are voted on by people who really care about slapstick comedies. 
 
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 slapstick movies. List includes photos and slapstick movie trailers next to the names of the movies.

Whether you're at home and want to watch these slapstick movies on DVD, Blu-ray, or streaming, this is a list of good slapstick movies that can be helpful in either situation to see what you might've missed. So from the latest to the greatest slapstick movies, here is the full slapstick movies list. 

Plenty of well-known directors have been associated with Slapstick films, including Charlie Chaplin and Buster Keaton.

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Airplane! is listed (or ranked) 1 on the list The Best Slapstick Movies
Airplane! Kareem Abdul-Jabbar, Leslie Nielsen Ethel Merman

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Monty Python and the Holy Grail John Cleese, Terry Gilliam Eric Idle

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National Lampoon's Christmas Vacation Julia Louis-Dreyfus, Chevy Chase Juliette Lewis

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Caddyshack is listed (or ranked) 4 on the list The Best Slapstick Movies
Caddyshack Bill Murray, Chevy Chase Rodney Dangerfield

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Spaceballs Joan Rivers, John Hurt Mel Brooks

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Dumb and Dumber Jim Carrey, Jeff Daniels Teri Garr

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Ace Ventura: Pet Detective Jim Carrey, Courteney Cox Dan Marino

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Home Alone is listed (or ranked) 8 on the list The Best Slapstick Movies
Home Alone Macaulay Culkin, Joe Pesci John Candy

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Robin Hood: Men in Tights Patrick Stewart, Mel Brooks Dave Chappelle

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Young Frankenstein Gene Hackman, Mel Brooks Gene Wilder

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Blazing Saddles Mel Brooks, Gene Wilder Anne Bancroft

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The Jerk Steve Martin, Bernadette Peters Rob Reiner

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Hot Shots! Charlie Sheen, Kristy Swanson Valeria Golino

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

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Happy Gilmore is listed (or ranked) 15 on the list The Best Slapstick Movies
Happy Gilmore Adam Sandler, Ben Stiller Julie Bowen

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The Pink Panther Peter Sellers, Claudia Cardinale David Niven

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Tommy Boy Dan Aykroyd, Rob Lowe Bo Derek

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The Waterboy Adam Sandler, Kathy Bates Rob Schneider

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Liar Liar Jim Carrey, Jennifer Tilly Krista Allen

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Top Secret! Val Kilmer, Omar Sharif Peter Cushing

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Dirty Rotten Scoundrels Steve Martin, Michael Caine Frances Conroy

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Step Brothers Will Ferrell, Seth Rogen Mary Steenburgen

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Super Troopers Lynda Carter, Brian Cox Jim Gaffigan

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Ace Ventura: When Nature Calls Jim Carrey, Sophie Okonedo Adewale Akinnuoye-Agbaje

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Old School Elisha Cuthbert, Snoop Dogg Will Ferrell

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Duck Soup Groucho Marx, Harpo Marx Zeppo Marx

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The Pink Panther Strikes Again Julie Andrews, Omar Sharif Peter Sellers

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Grumpy Old Men Ann-Margret, Daryl Hannah Jack Lemmon

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The Great Outdoors Annette Bening, Dan Aykroyd John Candy

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Spies Like Us Chevy Chase, Dan Aykroyd Bob Hope

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Billy Madison Adam Sandler, Steve Buscemi Chris Farley

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National Lampoon's European Vacation Chevy Chase, Anthony Michael Hall Beverly DAngelo

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Weekend at Bernie's Andrew McCarthy, Jonathan Silverman Skeet Ulrich

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

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The Return of the Pink Panther Peter Sellers, Christopher Plummer Herbert Lom

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Mr. Bean's Holiday Willem Dafoe, Rowan Atkinson Jean Rochefort

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Cheech & Chong's Up in Smoke Ellen Barkin, Cheech Marin Tommy Chong

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Rat Race Whoopi Goldberg, Amy Smart John Cleese

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See No Evil, Hear No Evil Kevin Spacey, Richard Pryor Gene Wilder

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The Gods Must Be Crazy Marius Weyers, Jamie Uys Ken Gampu

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A Night at the Opera Groucho Marx, Harpo Marx Leonard Marx

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Abbott and Costello Meet Frankenstein Vincent Price, Bela Lugosi Lou Costello

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Hot Rod Isla Fisher, Sissy Spacek Will Arnett

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The Money Pit Tom Hanks, Shelley Long Joe Mantegna

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A Shot in the Dark Peter Sellers, Elke Sommer George Sanders

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Horse Feathers Groucho Marx, Harpo Marx Thelma Todd

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The Three Stooges Kate Upton, Sofía Vergara Nicole Polizzi

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Joe Dirt Christopher Walken, Kid Rock Jaime Pressly

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Dracula: Dead and Loving It Mel Brooks, Leslie Nielsen Amy Yasbeck

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Down Periscope Kelsey Grammer, Rob Schneider William H. Macy