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, The Best Romantic Comedies of All Time, and the Best Stand-Up Comedy Movies on Netflix Instant
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    Dan Aykroyd, Bo Derek, Rob Lowe

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    most listed Adam Sandler, Jon Stewart, Steve Buscemi

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    Jim Carrey, Jennifer Tilly, Krista Allen

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    Snoop Dogg, Willie Nelson, Jon Stewart

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    added by wiabux Charlie Sheen, Jeffrey Jones, Matthew Broderick

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    Christopher Walken, Kid Rock, Eddie Money

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    Adam Sandler, Courteney Cox, Chris Rock

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    Will Smith, Martin Lawrence, Téa Leoni

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    often listed & ranked high on reranks Huntz Hall, Dick Elliott, Stanley Clements

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    ranked low on reranks & added by wiabux Lynda Carter, Jim Gaffigan, Brian Cox

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    often listed & ranked high on reranks Eva Mendes, Will Ferrell, Jennifer Coolidge

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    Eddie Murphy, Jamie Lee Curtis, Dan Aykroyd

  14. 14
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    ranked low on reranks Robert De Niro, Ben Stiller, Owen Wilson

  15. 15
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    George Clooney, Minnie Driver, Isaac Hayes

  16. 16
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    Amy Smart, Andy Dick, Jimmy Kimmel

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    Isla Fisher, Sissy Spacek, Will Arnett

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    ranked low on reranks Evangeline Lilly, Jaime King, Jennifer Carpenter

  19. 19
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    Steve Martin, Kevin Bacon, John Candy

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    Eddie Murphy, Samuel L. Jackson, Cuba Gooding, Jr.

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    Tatum O'Neal, Jackie Earle Haley, Walter Matthau

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    Robert Downey Jr., Rodney Dangerfield, Jason Hervey

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    Zooey Deschanel, Eliza Dushku, David Hasselhoff

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    ranked low on reranks Alicia Silverstone, Brittany Murphy, Paul Rudd

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    Whoopi Goldberg, Amy Smart, Cuba Gooding, Jr.

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    O. J. Simpson, Raquel Welch, Anna Nicole Smith

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    ranked low on reranks Kevin Smith, Jason Mewes, Scott Mosier

  28. 28
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    often listed & ranked high on reranks Demi Moore, Bruce Willis, David Letterman

  29. 29
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    often listed & ranked high on reranks Adam Sandler, Brendan Fraser, Steve Buscemi

  30. 30
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    Nicolas Cage, John Goodman, Holly Hunter

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    Eddie Murphy, Jada Pinkett Smith, Dave Chappelle

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    Ben Affleck, Eliza Dushku, Matt Damon

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    O. J. Simpson, Reggie Jackson, "Weird Al" Yankovic

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    ranked low on reranks & added by wasthedelio Lindsay Lohan, Amanda Seyfried, Rachel McAdams

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    often listed & ranked high on reranks Jack Black, Amanda Peet, Neil Diamond

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    ranked low on reranks & added by kmd4000 Cameron Diaz, Sarah Silverman, Ben Stiller

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    often listed & ranked high on reranks Jackie Chan, Roselyn Sánchez, Chris Tucker

  38. 38
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    Katrina Bowden, Alan Tudyk, Chelan Simmons

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    ranked low on reranks Eddie Murphy, Damon Wayans, Paul Reiser

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    often listed & ranked high on reranks Alex Lifeson, Hugh Dillon, Nichole Hiltz

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    often listed & ranked high on reranks Martin Lawrence, Eric Roberts, Jeff Ross

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    added by wasthedelio Alice Cooper, Mike Myers, Tia Carrere

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    ranked low on reranks Carmen Electra, Anna Faris, Shannon Elizabeth

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    often listed & ranked high on reranks Ozzy Osbourne, Ted Nugent, Howard Stern

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    added by wasthedelio Natalie Portman, Paris Hilton, Heidi Klum

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    John Cleese, Eric Idle, Terry Gilliam

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    Anna Faris, Tori Spelling, James Woods

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    Christina Ricci, Anjelica Huston, Cynthia Nixon

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