The Best Slapstick Movies Films

The Best Slapstick Movies

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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

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    Airplane! Kareem Abdul-Jabbar, Leslie Nielsen, Ethel Merman

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    Monty Python and the Holy Grai... is listed (or ranked) 2 on the list The Best Slapstick Movies

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

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    Caddyshack is listed (or ranked) 3 on the list The Best Slapstick Movies

    Caddyshack Bill Murray, Chevy Chase, Rodney Dangerfield

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    National Lampoon's Christmas V... is listed (or ranked) 4 on the list The Best Slapstick Movies

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

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    Dumb and Dumber is listed (or ranked) 5 on the list The Best Slapstick Movies

    Dumb and Dumber Jim Carrey, Jeff Daniels, Teri Garr

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    Home Alone is listed (or ranked) 6 on the list The Best Slapstick Movies

    Home Alone Macaulay Culkin, Joe Pesci, John Candy

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    Spaceballs is listed (or ranked) 7 on the list The Best Slapstick Movies

    Spaceballs Joan Rivers, John Hurt, Mel Brooks

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    Ace Ventura: Pet Detective is listed (or ranked) 8 on the list The Best Slapstick Movies

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

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    The Jerk is listed (or ranked) 9 on the list The Best Slapstick Movies

    The Jerk Steve Martin, Bernadette Peters, Rob Reiner

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    Young Frankenstein is listed (or ranked) 10 on the list The Best Slapstick Movies

    Young Frankenstein Gene Hackman, Mel Brooks, Gene Wilder

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    Robin Hood: Men in Tights is listed (or ranked) 11 on the list The Best Slapstick Movies

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

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    Liar Liar is listed (or ranked) 12 on the list The Best Slapstick Movies

    Liar Liar Jim Carrey, Jennifer Tilly, Krista Allen

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    There's Something About Mary is listed (or ranked) 13 on the list The Best Slapstick Movies

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

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    Tommy Boy is listed (or ranked) 14 on the list The Best Slapstick Movies

    Tommy Boy Dan Aykroyd, Rob Lowe, Bo Derek

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    Hot Shots! is listed (or ranked) 15 on the list The Best Slapstick Movies

    Hot Shots! Charlie Sheen, Kristy Swanson, Valeria Golino

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    Happy Gilmore is listed (or ranked) 16 on the list The Best Slapstick Movies

    Happy Gilmore Adam Sandler, Ben Stiller, Julie Bowen

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    The Pink Panther is listed (or ranked) 17 on the list The Best Slapstick Movies

    The Pink Panther Peter Sellers, Claudia Cardinale, David Niven

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    The Waterboy is listed (or ranked) 18 on the list The Best Slapstick Movies

    The Waterboy Adam Sandler, Kathy Bates, Rob Schneider

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    Step Brothers is listed (or ranked) 19 on the list The Best Slapstick Movies

    Step Brothers Will Ferrell, Seth Rogen, Mary Steenburgen

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    Dirty Rotten Scoundrels is listed (or ranked) 20 on the list The Best Slapstick Movies

    Dirty Rotten Scoundrels Steve Martin, Michael Caine, Frances Conroy

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    Super Troopers is listed (or ranked) 21 on the list The Best Slapstick Movies

    Super Troopers Lynda Carter, Brian Cox, Jim Gaffigan

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    Ace Ventura: When Nature Calls is listed (or ranked) 22 on the list The Best Slapstick Movies

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

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    The Great Outdoors is listed (or ranked) 23 on the list The Best Slapstick Movies

    The Great Outdoors Annette Bening, Dan Aykroyd, John Candy

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    Harold & Kumar Go to White Cas... is listed (or ranked) 24 on the list The Best Slapstick Movies

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

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    Old School is listed (or ranked) 25 on the list The Best Slapstick Movies

    Old School Elisha Cuthbert, Snoop Dogg, Will Ferrell

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    Grumpy Old Men is listed (or ranked) 26 on the list The Best Slapstick Movies

    Grumpy Old Men Ann-Margret, Daryl Hannah, Jack Lemmon

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    The Pink Panther Strikes Again is listed (or ranked) 27 on the list The Best Slapstick Movies

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

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    Spies Like Us is listed (or ranked) 28 on the list The Best Slapstick Movies

    Spies Like Us Chevy Chase, Dan Aykroyd, Bob Hope

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    Weekend at Bernie's is listed (or ranked) 29 on the list The Best Slapstick Movies

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

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    Top Secret! is listed (or ranked) 30 on the list The Best Slapstick Movies

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    Top Secret! Val Kilmer, Omar Sharif, Peter Cushing

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    Billy Madison is listed (or ranked) 31 on the list The Best Slapstick Movies

    Billy Madison Adam Sandler, Steve Buscemi, Chris Farley

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    National Lampoon's European Va... is listed (or ranked) 32 on the list The Best Slapstick Movies

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

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    The Return of the Pink Panther is listed (or ranked) 33 on the list The Best Slapstick Movies

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

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    Mr. Bean's Holiday is listed (or ranked) 34 on the list The Best Slapstick Movies

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

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    See No Evil, Hear No Evil is listed (or ranked) 35 on the list The Best Slapstick Movies

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

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    Rat Race is listed (or ranked) 36 on the list The Best Slapstick Movies

    Rat Race Whoopi Goldberg, Amy Smart, John Cleese

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    Cheech & Chong's Up in Smoke is listed (or ranked) 37 on the list The Best Slapstick Movies

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

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    Blazing Saddles is listed (or ranked) 38 on the list The Best Slapstick Movies

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    Blazing Saddles Mel Brooks, Gene Wilder, Anne Bancroft

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    The Gods Must Be Crazy is listed (or ranked) 39 on the list The Best Slapstick Movies

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

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    Hot Rod is listed (or ranked) 40 on the list The Best Slapstick Movies

    Hot Rod Isla Fisher, Sissy Spacek, Will Arnett

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    The Money Pit is listed (or ranked) 41 on the list The Best Slapstick Movies

    Tom Hanks, Shelley Long, Joe Mantegna

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    A Night at the Opera is listed (or ranked) 42 on the list The Best Slapstick Movies

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

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    Joe Dirt is listed (or ranked) 43 on the list The Best Slapstick Movies

    Joe Dirt Christopher Walken, Kid Rock, Jaime Pressly

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    Duck Soup is listed (or ranked) 44 on the list The Best Slapstick Movies

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    Duck Soup Groucho Marx, Harpo Marx, Zeppo Marx

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    Abbott and Costello Meet Frank... is listed (or ranked) 45 on the list The Best Slapstick Movies

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

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    Yes Man is listed (or ranked) 46 on the list The Best Slapstick Movies

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    Zooey Deschanel, Jim Carrey, Bradley Cooper

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    Dude, Where's My Car? is listed (or ranked) 47 on the list The Best Slapstick Movies

    Dude, Where's My Car? Jennifer Garner, Ashton Kutcher, Andy Dick

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    A Shot in the Dark is listed (or ranked) 48 on the list The Best Slapstick Movies

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

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    The Nutty Professor is listed (or ranked) 49 on the list The Best Slapstick Movies

    Jerry Lewis, Stella Stevens, Henry Gibson

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    Death Becomes Her is listed (or ranked) 50 on the list The Best Slapstick Movies

    Death Becomes Her Meryl Streep, Bruce Willis, Goldie Hawn

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