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The Best Comedy Films On Amazon Prime

Updated December 16, 2019 2.2k votes 2.7k voters 359.1k views49 items

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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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    The Disaster Artist

    James Franco, Dave Franco

    Directed byJames Franco

    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 Franco) and...  more
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    Seven Psychopaths

    Colin Farrell, Olga Kurylenko

    Released2012

    Directed byMartin McDonagh

    Seven Psychopaths is a 2012 comedy film written and directed by Martin McDonagh....  more

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    The Kings of Summer

    Alison Brie, Megan Mullally

    Released2013

    Directed byJordan Vogt-Roberts

    The Kings of Summer is a 2013 American comedy film directed by Jordan Vogt-Roberts. Three teenage friends, in the ultimate act of independence, decide to spend their summer building a house in the...  more
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    His Girl Friday

    Cary Grant, Rosalind Russell

    Released1940

    Directed byHoward Hawks

    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 Big Sick

    Kumail Nanjiani, Zoe Kazan

    Directed byMichael Showalter

    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 Gordon...  more
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    Kick-Ass

    Nicolas Cage, Chloë Grace Moretz

    Released2010

    Directed byMatthew Vaughn

    Kick-Ass is a 2010 British-American superhero action comedy film based on the comic book of the same name by Mark Millar and John Romita, Jr. The film was directed by Matthew Vaughn, who co-produced...  more

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    Overboard

    Anna Faris, Eugenio Derbez

    Released2018

    Directed byBob Fisher, Rob Greenberg

    Overboard is a 2018 American film directed by Bob Fisher and Rob Greenberg, and is a remake of the 1987 movie. A spoiled playboy (Eugenio Derbez) from a wealthy Mexican family winds up with amnesia...  more
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    The Spy Who Dumped Me

    Mila Kunis, Kate McKinnon

    Released2018

    Directed bySusanna Fogel

    The Spy Who Dumped Me is a 2018 American action comedy film directed by Susanna Fogel. Best friends Audrey (Mila Kunis) and Morgan (Kate McKinnon) get involved in an undercover mission after Audrey’s...  more
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    The Dressmaker

    Kate Winslet, Judy Davis

    Released2015

    Directed byJocelyn Moorhouse

    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
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    Wiener-Dog

    Ellen Burstyn, Kieran Culkin

    Released2016

    Directed byTodd Solondz

    Wiener-Dog is a 2016 American comedy film directed by Todd Solondz, and a spinoff of the 1995 film Welcome to the Dollhouse. A dachshund passes from oddball owner to oddball owner, whose radically...  more
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    Lady Bird

    Saoirse Ronan, Laurie Metcalf

    Released2017

    Directed byGreta Gerwig

    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....  more

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    Stranger than Fiction

    Will Ferrell, Dustin Hoffman

    Released2006

    Directed byMarc Forster

    Stranger than Fiction is a 2006 American comedy-drama-fantasy film directed by Marc Forster, written by Zach Helm, and starring Will Ferrell, Maggie Gyllenhaal, Dustin Hoffman, Queen Latifah, and...  more

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    Logan Lucky

    Adam Driver, Channing Tatum

    Released2017

    Directed bySteven Soderbergh

    Logan Lucky is a 2017 American comedy film directed by Steven Soderbergh. Two brothers (Tatum and Driver) plan a heist that takes place during a NASCAR event....  more
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    Paterson

    Adam Driver, Golshifteh Farahani

    Released2016

    Directed byJim Jarmusch

    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 being...  more
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    Holiday Inn

    Bing Crosby, Fred Astaire

    Released1942

    Directed byMark Sandrich

    Holiday Inn is a 1942 American musical film directed by Mark Sandrich and starring Bing Crosby and Fred Astaire. With music by Irving Berlin, the film has twelve songs written expressly for the film,...  more
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    Eighth Grade

    Elsie Fisher, Josh Hamilton

    Released2018

    Directed byBo Burnham

    Eighth Grade is a 2018 American comedy film directed by Bo Burnham. An eighth grader (Elsie Fisher) struggles to finish her last week of classes before embarking for high school. ...  more

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    My Girlfriend's Boyfriend

    Alyssa Milano, Carol Kane

    Released2010

    Directed byDaryn Tufts

    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 Carol...  more
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    Clear History

    Kate Hudson, Eva Mendes

    Released2013

    Directed byGreg Mottola

    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, Philip...  more
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    McLintock!

    John Wayne, Maureen O'Hara

    Released1963

    Directed byJohn Wayne, Andrew V. McLaglen

    McLintock! is a 1963 comedy Western directed by Andrew V. McLaglen and starring John Wayne, with co-stars including Maureen O'Hara, Yvonne De Carlo, and Wayne's son Patrick Wayne. The film, produced...  more

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    Beat the Devil

    Humphrey Bogart, Gina Lollobrigida

    Released1953

    Directed byJohn Huston

    Beat the Devil is a 1953 film directed by John Huston. The screenplay was by Huston and Truman Capote, loosely based upon a novel of the same name by British journalist Claud Cockburn, writing under...  more
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    30-Love

    David Alan Graf, Meredith Thomas

    Released2013

    Directed byRichard E. Stark

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    What If

    Daniel Radcliffe, Oona Chaplin

    Released2013

    Directed byMichael Dowse

    What If is a 2014 romantic comedy film written by Elan Mastai and directed by Michael Dowse....  more

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    Salmon Fishing in the Yemen

    Emily Blunt, Ewan McGregor

    Released2011

    Directed byLasse Hallström

    Salmon Fishing in the Yemen is a 2012 drama film directed by Lasse Hallström....  more
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    Daddy's Home 2

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    Morning Glory

    Eva Longoria, George Clooney

    Released2010

    Directed byRoger Michell

    Morning Glory is a 2010 American comedy film directed by Roger Michell, written by Aline Brosh McKenna and produced by J. J. Abrams and Bryan Burk. It stars Rachel McAdams, Harrison Ford, and Diane...  more

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