The Best Comedy Movies on Netflix Instant Films
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The Best Comedy Movies on Netflix Instant

List Criteria: Must be comedy movies available on Netflix Instant

This list of the best comedy movies on Netflix Instant should help you narrow down and decide which comedies you want to throw in your Netflix queue to watch next. All the best comedies on Netflix streaming are listed in one convenient place so you can fully use your Netflix service and stop watching Happy Gilmore over and over for lack of better options. It's time to branch out! There are other funny movies on Netflix! Some of the best movies of all time are now available so you can catch up on new hit movies, funny comedies, feel good movies and classic film hits right in your living room.

This Netflix streaming list of comedies has nearly as many of the greatest comedy films to watch as the regular DVD service offers. Best Picture Oscar winners like Shakespeare in Love are available as are new classics like Jackass and Tommy Boy. There are also plenty of fan favorite comedies like Beverly Hills Cop, Raising Arizona, White Chicks (one of the funniest movies on Netflix that you've probably never seen), and Team America: World Police that can be viewed on the Netflix instant service.

What are the best Netflix instant comedy movies? What good comedies are available on the Netflix streaming selection? Are there new comedy movies on Netflix instant? This Netflix streaming list of comedy films is here to get you started on the best Netflix streaming movies has to offer. This is in no way a complete list, so if you know your favorite comedy movie isn't on this list of Netflix instant comedy movies, make sure to add it so other Netflix users can find the best movies on Netflix instant.

Be sure to also take a peek at the Best Comedies on Amazon Prime, The All-Time Greatest Comedy Films, classic film hits0, and the classic film hits1. 
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