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The Best Stand-up Comedy Movies

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

A list of all the best stand-up comedy movies ever made, many of which are streaming on Netflix and Amazon Prime. This stand-up comedy movie list can be sorted by cast, year, director and more. This list of stand-up comedy films also contains stand-up comedy movie titles that can be clicked on for more information about the film. This stand-up comedy films list can also be copied to start your own. This list, though, contains the best stand-up comedy movies of all time, as voted on by fans of the films This stand-up comedy movie list can be sorted by alphabetically, by director, by year and more, but is currently ordered from best to worst. Rock the vote (not the boat) by clicking thumbs up on your favorite movies.

List of stand-up comedy films includes stand-up comedy movie titles that can be clicked on for more information about the film. Get your social circle's opnion by re-ranking this list, making it votable then sharing it on Facebook, Tumblr, Twitter and more.

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

What belongs closer to the top of this list, On Location with Pat Cooper or Orny Adams: Takes the Third? If we missed any stand-up comedy 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 stand-up comedy movies of all time and are voted on by people who really care about stand-up comedy 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 stand-up comedy movies. List includes photos and stand-up comedy movie trailers next to the names of the movies.

List movies include Just for Laughs: Stand-Up: Vol. 2: On the Edge, Comedy Express: B.T.: I'm Not black Enough and more.

Whether you're at home and want to watch these stand-up comedy 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 stand-up comedy movies that can be helpful in either situation to see where they all stack up. So from the latest, to the greatest stand-up comedy movies, here is the full stand-up comedy movies list, ordered from best to worst.


Stand-up comedy movies have been directed by some pretty famous names, including Tim Robbins and Steven Soderbergh.

The Best Stand-up Comedy Movies Films
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