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The best comedy movies on Amazon Prime is a complete streaming list for your perusal. All the best comedies on Amazon Prime are listed in one convenient place so you can fully utilize your Amazon Prime service to find funny flicks that'll entertain you for days. Some of the best movies of all time are now available on Amazon Prime so you can catch up on new hit movies and classic film hits right in your living room.

This Amazon Prime streaming list of comedies has nearly as many of the greatest comedy films to watch as a traditional movie store would offer. Academy Award winners are available on Amazon Prime streaming, as are classics like Pretty in Pink. There are also plenty of new fan favorite comedies like Superbad, The Lobster, and What We Do in the Shadows that can be viewed on the Amazon Prime instant service. Other comedy favorites available on Prime include The Big Sick, Spaceballs, New In Town, and so many more.

What are the best Amazon Prime comedy movies? What comedies are available on the Amazon Prime movie selection? Are there new comedy movies on Amazon Prime instant? This Amazon Prime streaming list of comedy films is here to get you started on the best Amazon Prime 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 Amazon Prime comedy movies, make sure to add it so other Amazon Prime users can find the funniest movies on Amazon Prime instant.

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What We Do in the Shadows is listed (or ranked) 1 on the list The Best Comedy Films On Amazon Prime
What We Do in the Shadows Jemaine Clement, Rhys Darby, Taika Waititi What We Do in the Shadows is a 2014 New Zealand mockumentary comedy horror film about a group of vampires who live together in Wellington. Directed and written by Taika Waititi and Jemaine ...more

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Superbad is listed (or ranked) 2 on the list The Best Comedy Films On Amazon Prime
Superbad Emma Stone, Seth Rogen, Jonah Hill Superbad is a 2007 American teen comedy film directed by Greg Mottola and starring Jonah Hill and Michael Cera. The film was written by Seth Rogen and Evan Goldberg, who began working on the ...more

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Seven Psychopaths is listed (or ranked) 3 on the list The Best Comedy Films On Amazon Prime
Seven Psychopaths Colin Farrell, Olga Kurylenko, Christopher Walken Seven Psychopaths is a 2012 comedy and crime film written and directed by Martin McDonagh.

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Captain Fantastic is listed (or ranked) 4 on the list The Best Comedy Films On Amazon Prime
Captain Fantastic Viggo Mortensen, Frank Langella, Kathryn Hahn Captain Fantastic is a 2016 American comedy-drama film written and directed by Matt Ross and starring Viggo Mortensen. The story centers on a family who are forced by circumstances to ...more

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Jay and Silent Bob Strike Back is listed (or ranked) 5 on the list The Best Comedy Films On Amazon Prime
Jay and Silent Bob Strike Back Ben Affleck, Matt Damon, Eliza Dushku Jay and Silent Bob Strike Back is a 2001 American comedy film directed, written by, and starring Kevin Smith as Silent Bob, the fifth to be set in his View Askewniverse, a growing collection of ...more

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Pretty in Pink is listed (or ranked) 6 on the list The Best Comedy Films On Amazon Prime
Pretty in Pink James Spader, Gina Gershon, Molly Ringwald Pretty in Pink is a 1986 American romantic comedy-drama film about love and social cliques in 1980s American high schools. It is one of John Hughes' films starring Molly Ringwald, and is ...more

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The Big Sick is listed (or ranked) 7 on the list The Best Comedy Films On Amazon Prime
The Big Sick Kumail Nanjiani, Zoe Kazan, Holly Hunter The Big Sick is a 2017 American romantic comedy film directed by Michael Showalter, from a screenplay by Kumail Nanjiani and Emily V. Gordon. It is based on the real courtship of Nanjiani and ...more

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Chef is listed (or ranked) 8 on the list The Best Comedy Films On Amazon Prime
Chef Jon Favreau, Sofía Vergara, John Leguizamo Chef is a 2014 American comedy-drama film directed by Jon Favreau. After a public altercation with a food critic, a professional chef (Jon Favreau) quits his job at a popular Los Angeles ...more

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The Kings of Summer is listed (or ranked) 9 on the list The Best Comedy Films On Amazon Prime
The Kings of Summer Alison Brie, Megan Mullally, Nick Offerman The Kings of Summer is a 2013 comedy film written by Chris Galletta and directed by Jordan Vogt-Roberts.

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His Girl Friday is listed (or ranked) 10 on the list The Best Comedy Films On Amazon Prime
His Girl Friday Cary Grant, Rosalind Russell, Ralph Bellamy His Girl Friday is a 1940 American screwball comedy film directed by Howard Hawks, from an adaptation by Charles Lederer, Ben Hecht and Charles MacArthur of the play The Front Page by Hecht and ...more

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The Kentucky Fried Movie is listed (or ranked) 11 on the list The Best Comedy Films On Amazon Prime
The Kentucky Fried Movie Donald Sutherland, Tina Louise, Leslie Nielsen The Kentucky Fried Movie is an 1977 American anthology comedy film, released in 1977 and directed by John Landis. The film's writers were the team of David Zucker, Jim Abrahams and Jerry Zucker, ...more

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The Lobster is listed (or ranked) 12 on the list The Best Comedy Films On Amazon Prime
The Lobster Rachel Weisz, Colin Farrell The Lobster is an upcoming science fiction romantic comedy-drama film directed by Greek director Yorgos Lanthimos in his English-language debut. Its script was awarded the ARTE International ...more

The All-Time Greatest Comedy Films

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Pee-wee's Big Adventure is listed (or ranked) 13 on the list The Best Comedy Films On Amazon Prime
Pee-wee's Big Adventure Phil Hartman, Morgan Fairchild, Tim Burton Pee-Wee's Big Adventure is a 1985 American adventure comedy film directed by Tim Burton in his full-length film directing debut and starring Paul Reubens as Pee-wee Herman. Reubens also co-wrote ...more

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Swiss Army Man is listed (or ranked) 14 on the list The Best Comedy Films On Amazon Prime
Swiss Army Man Paul Dano, Daniel Radcliffe, Mary Elizabeth Winstead Swiss Army Man is a 2016 American comedy-drama film written and directed by Dan Kwan and Daniel Scheinert. Hank (Paul Dano) is a man who is attempting suicide after being lost on an island, when ...more

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Everybody Wants Some is listed (or ranked) 15 on the list The Best Comedy Films On Amazon Prime
Everybody Wants Some Will Brittain, Zoey Deutch, Ryan Guzman Everybody Wants Some!! is a 2016 American comedy film directed by Richard Linklater. In 1980, a group of college baseball players navigate their way through the freedoms and responsibilities of ...more

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Paterson is listed (or ranked) 16 on the list The Best Comedy Films On Amazon Prime
Paterson Adam Driver, Golshifteh Farahani, Barry Shabaka Henley Paterson is a 2016 drama film written and directed by Jim Jarmusch. The film stars Adam Driver as a bus driver and aspiring poet named Paterson and Golshifteh Farahani as his wife who dreams of ...more

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The Dressmaker is listed (or ranked) 17 on the list The Best Comedy Films On Amazon Prime
The Dressmaker Kate Winslet, Judy Davis, Liam Hemsworth The Dressmaker is a 2015 Australian revenge comedy-drama film directed by Jocelyn Moorhouse, based on the novel by Rosalie Ham. With her sewing machine and haute couture style, a glamorous woman ...more

The Best Dogs for City Living

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Take Me Home is listed (or ranked) 18 on the list The Best Comedy Films On Amazon Prime
Take Me Home Sam Jaeger, Amber Jaeger, Lin Shaye Take Me Home is a 2011 American romantic comedy film directed by and starring Sam Jaeger. A man driving an illegal taxi cab picks up a woman whose life is in ruins and they decide to have an ...more

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The Last Word is listed (or ranked) 19 on the list The Best Comedy Films On Amazon Prime
The Last Word Amanda Seyfried, Shirley MacLaine, AnnJewel Lee Dixon The Last Word is a 2017 American comedy-drama film directed by Mark Pellington. A retired businesswoman (Shirley MacLaine) decides to write her own obituary to ensure her life story is told her ...more

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Rapture-Palooza is listed (or ranked) 20 on the list The Best Comedy Films On Amazon Prime
Rapture-Palooza Anna Kendrick, Ken Jeong, Ana Gasteyer Rapture-Palooza is a 2013 American fantasy-comedy film written by Chris Matheson and directed by Paul Middleditch. The film stars Anna Kendrick and John Francis Daley as a young couple who ...more

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Florence Foster Jenkins is listed (or ranked) 21 on the list The Best Comedy Films On Amazon Prime
Florence Foster Jenkins Meryl Streep, Hugh Grant, Simon Helberg Florence Foster Jenkins is a 2016 biographical comedy-drama film directed by Stephen Frears. A New York heiress (Meryl Streep) decides to became an opera singer despite her painful lack of ...more

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Barbershop: The Next Cut is listed (or ranked) 22 on the list The Best Comedy Films On Amazon Prime
Barbershop: The Next Cut Ice Cube, Cedric the Entertainer, Regina Hall Barbershop: The Next Cut is a 2016 American comedy film directed by Malcolm D. Lee and written by Kenya Barris and Tracy Oliver. It is the sequel to 2004's Barbershop 2: Back in Business and the ...more

The Best Comedy Directors in Film History

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Hello, My Name Is Doris is listed (or ranked) 23 on the list The Best Comedy Films On Amazon Prime
Hello, My Name Is Doris Sally Field, Max Greenfield, Beth Behrs Hello, My Name Is Doris is a 2016 US romantic comedy-drama film directed by Michael Showalter. A woman (Sally Field) in her 60s tries to act on her attraction to a younger co-worker (Max

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Madea Goes to Jail is listed (or ranked) 24 on the list The Best Comedy Films On Amazon Prime
Madea Goes to Jail Sofía Vergara, Whoopi Goldberg, Tyler Perry Madea Goes to Jail is a 2009 parodic comedy-drama film written and directed by Tyler Perry, which was based on his 2006 play. The play and the film deal with Perry's recurring character Madea ...more

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Someone Marry Barry is listed (or ranked) 25 on the list The Best Comedy Films On Amazon Prime
Someone Marry Barry Lucy Punch, Damon Wayans, Jr. Someone Marry Barry is a romantic comedy film directed by Rob Pearlstein.

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If I Were You is listed (or ranked) 26 on the list The Best Comedy Films On Amazon Prime
If I Were You Marcia Gay Harden, Aidan Quinn, Leonor Watling If I Were You is 2011 comedy drama film written and directer by Joan Carr-Wiggin.

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Clear History is listed (or ranked) 27 on the list The Best Comedy Films On Amazon Prime
Clear History Kate Hudson, Eva Mendes, Jon Hamm Clear History is an American HBO comedy film written by Larry David, Alec Berg, David Mandel and Jeff Schaffer, directed by Greg Mottola and starring Larry David, Kate Hudson, Danny McBride, ...more

The 12 Most Extreme Actor Transformations

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Spaceballs is listed (or ranked) 28 on the list The Best Comedy Films On Amazon Prime
Spaceballs Joan Rivers, John Hurt, Mel Brooks Spaceballs is a 1987 American parody film co-written and directed by Mel Brooks and starring Brooks, Bill Pullman, John Candy and Rick Moranis. It also features Daphne Zuniga, Dick Van Patten, ...more

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Letters to Juliet is listed (or ranked) 29 on the list The Best Comedy Films On Amazon Prime
Letters to Juliet Amanda Seyfried, Vanessa Redgrave, Oliver Platt Letters to Juliet is a 2010 American romantic drama film starring Amanda Seyfried, Christopher Egan, Vanessa Redgrave, Gael García Bernal, and Franco Nero. This was the final film of ...more

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Accepted is listed (or ranked) 30 on the list The Best Comedy Films On Amazon Prime
Accepted Blake Lively, Jonah Hill, Diora Baird Accepted is a 2006 American comedy film directed by Steve Pink and written by Adam Cooper, Bill Collage, and Mark Perez. The plot follows a group of high school graduates who create their own ...more

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Lady Bird is listed (or ranked) 31 on the list The Best Comedy Films On Amazon Prime
Lady Bird Saoirse Ronan, Laurie Metcalf, Tracy Letts Lady Bird is a 2017 American comedy-drama film directed by Greta Gerwig. The adventures of a young woman (Saoirse Ronan) living in Northern California for a year.

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The Disaster Artist is listed (or ranked) 32 on the list The Best Comedy Films On Amazon Prime
The Disaster Artist James Franco, Dave Franco, Seth Rogen The Disaster Artist is a 2017 American biographical comedy-drama film directed by James Franco. The film depicts the early friendship of Greg Sestero (Dave Franco) and Tommy Wiseau (James ...more

20 Movies to Show Your Kids to Get Them into Comedy

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What If is listed (or ranked) 33 on the list The Best Comedy Films On Amazon Prime
What If Daniel Radcliffe, Oona Chaplin, Adam Driver What If is a 2014 romantic comedy film written by Elan Mastai and directed by Michael Dowse.

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My Girlfriend's Boyfriend is listed (or ranked) 34 on the list The Best Comedy Films On Amazon Prime
My Girlfriend's Boyfriend Alyssa Milano, Carol Kane, Beau Bridges My Girlfriend's Boyfriend is a 2010 American romantic comedy film written and directed by Daryn Tufts, and stars Alyssa Milano, Christopher Gorham, Michael Landes, Beau Bridges, Tom Lenk and ...more

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Sharknado is listed (or ranked) 35 on the list The Best Comedy Films On Amazon Prime
Sharknado Tara Reid, Cassie Scerbo, Julie McCullough Sharknado is a 2013 science fiction TV movie directed by Anthony C. Ferrante.

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The Foot Fist Way is listed (or ranked) 36 on the list The Best Comedy Films On Amazon Prime
The Foot Fist Way Danny McBride, Jody Hill, Ben Best The Foot Fist Way is a 2006 low-budget comedy film directed by Jody Hill and starring Danny McBride. Will Ferrell and Adam McKay's production company, Gary Sanchez Productions, picked up ...more

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The Intervention is listed (or ranked) 37 on the list The Best Comedy Films On Amazon Prime
The Intervention Katie Aselton, Mark Duplass, Steve Zissis The Intervention is a 2004 short film written by Mark Duplass and directed by Jay Duplass.

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Kill Your Friends is listed (or ranked) 38 on the list The Best Comedy Films On Amazon Prime
Kill Your Friends Nicholas Hoult, Craig Roberts, Tom Riley Kill Your Friends is a 2015 British dark comedy crime-thriller film directed by Owen Harris, based on the 2008 novel by John Niven. An A&R man (Nicholas Hoult) working at the height of the ...more

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Sassy Pants is listed (or ranked) 39 on the list The Best Comedy Films On Amazon Prime
Sassy Pants Haley Joel Osment, Ashley Rickards, Anna Gunn Sassy Pants is a 2012 American comedy film written and directed by Coley Sohn. The film stars Anna Gunn, Ashley Rickards, Haley Joel Osment, Diedrich Bader and Jenny O'Hara. The film was ...more

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40 Days and 40 Nights is listed (or ranked) 40 on the list The Best Comedy Films On Amazon Prime
40 Days and 40 Nights Maggie Gyllenhaal, Josh Hartnett, Emmanuelle Vaugier 40 Days and 40 Nights is a 2002 romantic comedy film directed by Michael Lehmann, written by Rob Perez and starring Josh Hartnett, Shannyn Sossamon and Paulo Costanzo. The film depicts Matt ...more

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In the Mix is listed (or ranked) 41 on the list The Best Comedy Films On Amazon Prime
In the Mix Emmanuelle Chriqui, Usher, K. D. Aubert In the Mix is a 2005 American crime-comedy film starring R&B/pop singer Usher. It was released in the United States on November 23, 2005, the film being targeted at the traditionally large ...more

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The Pink Panther 2 is listed (or ranked) 42 on the list The Best Comedy Films On Amazon Prime
The Pink Panther 2 Aishwarya Rai Bachchan, Steve Martin, Jeremy Irons The Pink Panther 2 is a 2009 American detective comedy film directed by Harald Zwart. It is the eleventh installment in the The Pink Panther film series and the sequel to the 2006 film The Pink ...more

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Evolution is listed (or ranked) 43 on the list The Best Comedy Films On Amazon Prime
Evolution Julianne Moore, Sarah Silverman, Dan Aykroyd Evolution is a 2001 American science fiction comedy film directed by Ivan Reitman and starring David Duchovny, Orlando Jones, Seann William Scott, Julianne Moore and Ted Levine. In the United ...more

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Baywatch is listed (or ranked) 44 on the list The Best Comedy Films On Amazon Prime
Baywatch Dwayne Johnson, Zac Efron, Alexandra Daddario Baywatch is a 2017 American action comedy film directed by Seth Gordon, based on the television series of the same name. Mitch Buchannon (Dwayne Johnson) is the no-nonsense leader of an elite ...more

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Click is listed (or ranked) 45 on the list The Best Comedy Films On Amazon Prime
Click Kate Beckinsale, Christopher Walken, David Hasselhoff Click is a 2006 American science fiction comedy-drama film directed by Frank Coraci, written by Steve Koren and Mark O'Keefe, and produced by Adam Sandler, who also starred in the lead role. The ...more

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How To Be A Latin Lover is listed (or ranked) 46 on the list The Best Comedy Films On Amazon Prime
How To Be A Latin Lover Eugenio Derbez, Salma Hayek, Rob Lowe How to Be a Latin Lover is a 2017 American comedy film directed by Ken Marino. Having made a career of seducing rich older women, Maximo (Eugenio Derbez) is dumped by a much older wealthy woman ...more

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Without a Paddle: Nature's Cal... is listed (or ranked) 47 on the list The Best Comedy Films On Amazon Prime
Without a Paddle: Nature's Calling Jerry Rice, Madison Riley, Ellen Dow Without a Paddle: Nature's Calling is a 2009 direct-to-video spin-off from the 2004 film Without a Paddle. There is no connection to the first film and none of the original actors return. It was ...more

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Brüno is listed (or ranked) 48 on the list The Best Comedy Films On Amazon Prime
Brüno Snoop Dogg, Elton John, Sting Brüno is a 2009 American mockumentary comedy film directed by Larry Charles and starring Sacha Baron Cohen, who produced, co-wrote, and played the gay Austrian fashion journalist ...more

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Bridget Jones: The Edge of Rea... is listed (or ranked) 49 on the list The Best Comedy Films On Amazon Prime
Bridget Jones: The Edge of Reason Renée Zellweger, Hugh Grant, Colin Firth Bridget Jones: The Edge of Reason is a 2004 English-French-American romantic comedy film directed by Beeban Kidron, based on Helen Fielding's novel of the same name. It stars Renée ...more

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Greenfingers is listed (or ranked) 50 on the list The Best Comedy Films On Amazon Prime
Greenfingers Helen Mirren, Clive Owen, Lucy Punch Greenfingers is a 2000 British comedy film directed and written by Joel Hershman. It is loosely based on a true story about the award-winning prisoners of HMP Leyhill, a minimum-security prison ...more