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The Best Comedic Thriller Movies, Ranked

Updated March 10, 2021 2.0k votes 417 voters 32.7k views106 items

List RulesVote up your favorite funny thrillers.

The funniest thriller and mystery movies are a great way to pass the time. The best comedic thriller films come in many forms. Some comedic thrillers borrow elements of the buddy cop genre for a hilarious dynamic while other good funny thrillers films find everyday people fighting for their lives. A few of the best comedic thriller films even generated sequels.

 

What films will you find on this top comedic thriller movies list? Kiss Kiss Bang Bang has to be near the top. Robert Downey Jr. and Val Kilmer star as two unlikely partners solving a murder in this 2005 mystery comedy. Horrible Bosses is another good movie that combines comedy and suspense.

Matthew Broderick, Jim Carrey and Ben Stiller ensured that the 1996 thriller The Cable Guy featured lots of laughs. Other entertaining comedic thrillers include Fletch, Kiss Kiss Bang Bang, and Grosse Point Blank.

Do you have a favorite comedic thriller? Vote them up and vote down any you wish you'd never seen.

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    Kiss Kiss Bang Bang

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    Horrible Bosses

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    Murder Mystery

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    Mr. & Mrs. Smith

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    Grosse Pointe Blank

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    Charade

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    The Thin Man

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    Midnight Run

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    Blue Streak

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    The Cable Guy

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    Fletch

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    Tremors

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    The Whole Nine Yards

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    Kindergarten Cop

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    Knight and Day

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