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Best Satire Movies List

A list of the best satire movies ever made, many of which are streaming on Netflix and Amazon Prime. If you're into these, try also taking a look at the Best Comedy Films on Amazon Prime and the Best Comedy Moves on Netflix Instant, or these best horror movies that are streaming on Amazon Prime and Netflix Instant

Satirical movies take a familiar story or genre and make fun of it by imitating it. Satire films are a staple of comedy and can also provide powerful social commentary when done well. The best satire movies use this technique subtly and don't hit you over the head with it, but still make their point (although some comedies, like MacGruber, are funny because they are so over-the-top.)

If you are looking for satire examples in movies, you've found a great starting point with this list. This satire movie list can be sorted by cast, year, director, and more. This list of satire films also contains satire movie titles that can be clicked on for more information about the film. This satire movie list can be sorted by alphabetically, by director, by year and more, but is currently ordered from best to worst. Rank the best ones to see them rise to the top.

List of satire films includes satire movie titles that can be clicked on for more information about the film. Re-rank this page, delete items you don't think belong, then put your personalized list up for a vote on Facebook, Tumblr, or Twitter.

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

Which of these items belongs at the top of the list? Kung Fu Hustle? Cry-Baby? If we missed any satire 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 satire movies of all time and are voted on by people who really care about satire 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 satire movies. List includes photos and satire movie trailers next to the names of the movies.

List is made up of a variety of items, including Leprechaun and Pizza Man.

Whether you're at home and want to watch these satire 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 satire movies that can be helpful in either situation to see where they all stack up. So from the latest, to the greatest satire movies, here is the full satire movies list, ordered from best to worst.
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    Brad Pitt, Edward Norton, Jared Leto

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    Sigourney Weaver, Laraine Newman, Jeff Garlin

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    Cate Blanchett, Bill Nighy, Martin Freeman

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    Maya Rudolph, Scarface, Terry Crews

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    Charlie Sheen, Tom Berenger, Rene Russo

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    Clint Eastwood, Donald Sutherland, Don Rickles

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    Ben Stiller, Gilbert Gottfried, Kristy Swanson

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    David Spade, Jeremy Piven, Jon Favreau

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    Michel Piccoli, Harriet Walter, François Berléand

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    Bill Murray, Sigourney Weaver, Dan Aykroyd

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    Mohammad Kheir-abadi, Reza Khayeri, Karim Khodabandeh

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    Morgan Freeman, Renée Zellweger, Chris Rock

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    Albert Brooks, Penny Marshall, Fred Thompson

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