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The Best Late Night Comedy Movies On Netflix 

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Updated February 12, 2020 3.8k votes 857 voters 75.1k views 54 items

Take a rip, grab a slice of pizza, and let this list of the best late night comedy movies on Netflix wash it all down. Voted on by midnight viewers like you, these crude, offensive, and laugh-out-loud funny late-night comedies work on multiple levels. As this list of Netflix late night comedy movies proves, these silly films often subvert cultural, social, and political norms in sly, clever ways.

Ranging from stoner classics to surreal grotesquerie to genre parodies, these flicks are perfect for viewing in the middle of the night.

Not only do these late night comedies on Netflix tickle the funny bone, they make you think while you don’t know you’re thinking. So vote up your favorite comedies to watch in the wee small hours, vote down the ones that aren't funny enough, and rerank the whole list if you're a master of late night comedies.

 

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Liev Schreiber, Jay Baruchel, Alison Pill

Released: 2011

Directed by: Michael Dowse

Goon is a 2011 Canadian-American action sports comedy-drama film directed by Michael Dowse, written by Jay Baruchel and Evan Goldberg, and starring Seann William Scott and Liev Schreiber. The ...more

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Adam Sandler, Kathy Bates, Rob Schneider

Released: 1998

Directed by: Frank Coraci

The Waterboy is a 1998 American sports/comedy film directed by Frank Coraci, starring Adam Sandler, Kathy Bates, Fairuza Balk, Henry Winkler, Jerry Reed, Larry Gilliard, Jr., Blake Clark, Peter ...more

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Zack and Miri Make a Por... is listed (or ranked) 3 on the list The Best Late Night Comedy Movies On Netflix
Elizabeth Banks, Seth Rogen, Traci Lords

Released: 2008

Directed by: Kevin Smith

This film is a 2008 romantic comedy film written and directed by Kevin Smith, distributed by The Weinstein Company, and starring Seth Rogen and Elizabeth Banks. It is Smith's second film not to ...more

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MichaelChoi added Snoop Dogg, Wiz Khalifa, Tyga

Released: 2012

Directed by: Dylan C. Brown

Mac & Devin Go to High School is a 2012 American direct-to-DVD stoner film directed by Dylan Brown. The film stars rappers Snoop Dogg and Wiz Khalifa in the title roles, along with Mike ...more
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Death at a Funeral is listed (or ranked) 5 on the list The Best Late Night Comedy Movies On Netflix
Zoe Saldana, Chris Rock, Peter Dinklage

Released: 2010

Directed by: Neil LaBute

This film is a 2010 comedy film written by Aeysha Carr and Chris Rock and directed by Neil LaBute.

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21 and Over is listed (or ranked) 6 on the list The Best Late Night Comedy Movies On Netflix
Miles Teller, Skylar Astin, Sarah Wright

Released: 2013

Directed by: Jon Lucas, Scott Moore

21 and Over is a 2012 comedy film written and directed by Jon Lucas and Scott Moore.

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Hot Rod is listed (or ranked) 7 on the list The Best Late Night Comedy Movies On Netflix
Isla Fisher, Sissy Spacek, Will Arnett

Released: 2007

Directed by: Akiva Schaffer

Hot Rod is a 2007 American comedy film co-written, directed, and starring members of The Lonely Island. The film stars Samberg as an amateur stuntman whose step-father, Frank continuously mocks ...more
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Step Brothers is listed (or ranked) 8 on the list The Best Late Night Comedy Movies On Netflix
Will Ferrell, Seth Rogen, Mary Steenburgen

Released: 2008

Directed by: Adam McKay

Step Brothers is a 2008 American buddy slapstick comedy film starring Will Ferrell and John C. Reilly. The screenplay was written by Will Ferrell and Adam McKay, from a story written by them ...more

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Adam DeVine, Anders Holm, Blake Anderson

Released: 2018

Directed by: Kyle Newacheck

Three buddies with big dreams go from underachieving slackers to badass warriors when their posh hotel is taken over by terrorists.

Game Over, Man! is a 2018 Netflix action comedy film directed by Kyle Newacheck. Three friends (Adam DeVine, Anders Holm, and Blake Anderson) are on the verge of getting their video game ...more

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Austin Powers: Goldmembe... is listed (or ranked) 10 on the list The Best Late Night Comedy Movies On Netflix
Britney Spears, Beyoncé Knowles, Tom Cruise

Released: 2002

Directed by: Jay Roach

Austin Powers in Goldmember is a 2002 American spy comedy film. It is the third installment of the Austin Powers film series starring Mike Myers in the title role. The film was directed by Jay ...more

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Austin Powers: Internati... is listed (or ranked) 11 on the list The Best Late Night Comedy Movies On Netflix
Elizabeth Hurley, Will Ferrell, Carrie Fisher

Released: 1997

Directed by: Jay Roach

Austin Powers: International Man of Mystery is a 1997 American action comedy film and the first installment of the Austin Powers series. It was directed by Jay Roach and written by Mike Myers, ...more

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Austin Powers: The Spy W... is listed (or ranked) 12 on the list The Best Late Night Comedy Movies On Netflix
Elizabeth Hurley, Heather Graham, Will Ferrell

Released: 1999

Directed by: Jay Roach

Austin Powers: The Spy Who Shagged Me is a 1999 action comedy film and the second film in the Austin Powers series. It is preceded by the original film, Austin Powers: International Man of ...more

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Sextuplets is listed (or ranked) 13 on the list The Best Late Night Comedy Movies On Netflix
Mike Glock, Rick Alvarez, Marlon Wayans

Released: 2019

Directed by: Michael Tiddes

Sextuplets is a 2019 American comedy film directed by Michael Tiddes. An expecting father-to-be discovers he has five other siblings and tries to track them down before his baby is born.
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Scott Pilgrim vs. the Wo... is listed (or ranked) 14 on the list The Best Late Night Comedy Movies On Netflix
Anna Kendrick, Chris Evans, Mary Elizabeth Winstead

Released: 2010

Directed by: Edgar Wright

Scott Pilgrim vs. the World is a 2010 comedy film co-written, produced and directed by Edgar Wright, based on the graphic novel series Scott Pilgrim by Bryan Lee O'Malley. It stars Michael Cera ...more

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Scary Movie is listed (or ranked) 15 on the list The Best Late Night Comedy Movies On Netflix
Carmen Electra, Anna Faris, Shannon Elizabeth

Released: 2000

Directed by: Keenen Ivory Wayans

Scary Movie is a 2000 horror comedy spoof film directed by Keenen Ivory Wayans. It is an American dark comedy that heavily parodies the horror, slasher, and mystery genres. Several mid- and ...more

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Kingpin is listed (or ranked) 16 on the list The Best Late Night Comedy Movies On Netflix
Bill Murray, Woody Harrelson, Randy Quaid

Released: 1996

Directed by: Peter Farrelly, Bobby Farrelly

Kingpin is a 1996 American sport comedy film directed by the Farrelly brothers and starring Woody Harrelson, Randy Quaid, Vanessa Angel, and Bill Murray. It was filmed in and around Pittsburgh, ...more

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Scary Movie 2 is listed (or ranked) 17 on the list The Best Late Night Comedy Movies On Netflix
Anna Faris, Tim Curry, James Woods

Released: 2001

Directed by: Keenen Ivory Wayans

Scary Movie 2 is a 2001 American horror comedy film and the second film in the Scary Movie franchise. The film stars Anna Faris, Regina Hall, Shawn Wayans, and Marlon Wayans (all reprising their ...more

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Superstar is listed (or ranked) 18 on the list The Best Late Night Comedy Movies On Netflix
Will Ferrell, Molly Shannon, Tom Green

Released: 1999

Directed by: Bruce McCulloch

Superstar is a 1999 comedy film and Saturday Night Live spin-off about a quirky, socially inept girl named Mary Katherine Gallagher. The character was created by SNL star Molly Shannon and ...more
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The Dukes of Hazzard is listed (or ranked) 19 on the list The Best Late Night Comedy Movies On Netflix
Jessica Simpson, Willie Nelson, Burt Reynolds

Released: 2005

Directed by: Jay Chandrasekhar

The Dukes of Hazzard is a 2005 American action comedy film based on the American television series of the same name. The film was directed by Jay Chandrasekhar and released on August 5, 2005 by ...more
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The Love Guru is listed (or ranked) 20 on the list The Best Late Night Comedy Movies On Netflix
Jessica Alba, Kanye West, Jessica Simpson

Released: 2008

Directed by: Marco Schnabel

The Love Guru is a 2008 romantic comedy film directed by Marco Schnabel in his directorial debut, written and produced by Mike Myers, and starring Mike Myers, Jessica Alba, Justin Timberlake, ...more

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Dolemite Is My Name is listed (or ranked) 21 on the list The Best Late Night Comedy Movies On Netflix
Eddie Murphy, Keegan-Michael Key, Wesley Snipes

Released: 2019

Directed by: Craig Brewer

Dolemite Is My Name is a 2019 American biographical comedy film directed by Craig Brewer. The story of performer Rudy Ray Moore (Eddie Murphy), who assumed the role of an iconic pimp named ...more

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Stripes is listed (or ranked) 22 on the list The Best Late Night Comedy Movies On Netflix
Joe Donley added Bill Murray, John Candy, Dennis Quaid

Released: 1981

Directed by: Ivan Reitman

Stripes is a 1981 American comedy film directed by Ivan Reitman, starring Bill Murray, Harold Ramis, Warren Oates, P. J. Soles, and John Candy. It also featured several actors in their first ...more

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The Package is listed (or ranked) 23 on the list The Best Late Night Comedy Movies On Netflix
Daniel Doheny, Eduardo Franco, Geraldine Viswanathan

Released: 2018

Directed by: Jake Szymanski

The Package is a 2018 black comedy film directed by Jake Szymanski. When a group of teenage friends goes on a spring break camping trip, an unfortunate accident sets off a race against time to ...more
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You Don't Mess with the ... is listed (or ranked) 24 on the list The Best Late Night Comedy Movies On Netflix
Mariah Carey, Adam Sandler, Chris Rock

Released: 2008

Directed by: Dennis Dugan

You Don't Mess with the Zohan is a 2008 American slapstick comedy film directed by Dennis Dugan and produced by Adam Sandler, who also starred in the film. You Don't Mess with the Zohan has ...more

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Police Academy 4: Citize... is listed (or ranked) 25 on the list The Best Late Night Comedy Movies On Netflix
Sharon Stone, Steve Guttenberg, Bubba Smith

Released: 1987

Directed by: Jim Drake

Police Academy 4: Citizens on Patrol is the fourth comedy film in the Police Academy series. It was released in 1987. A group of Police Academy graduates are sent to train a group of newly ...more

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