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The Best Late Night Comedy Movies On Netflix 

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Updated March 10, 2020 3.9k votes 897 voters 78.7k views 55 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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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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Zack and Miri Make a Por... is listed (or ranked) 4 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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#657 of 1,017 The All-Time Greatest Comedy Films #13 of 35 35 Movies That Were Ridiculously Banned Around the World #27 of 140 The Most Awkward Movies to Watch with Your Parents

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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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Step Brothers is listed (or ranked) 6 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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#28 of 1,017 The All-Time Greatest Comedy Films #13 of 135 The Most Rewatchable Comedy Movies

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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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21 and Over is listed (or ranked) 8 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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#11 of 43 The Best Stoner Movies On Netflix #8 of 15 Best Miles Teller Movies

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MichaelChoi added Adam Sandler, Terry Crews, Jorge Garcia

Directed by: Justin Benson and Aaron Moorhead

The Ridiculous 6 is a 2015 American Western comedy film directed by Frank Coraci and written by Tim Herlihy and Adam Sandler. It stars Sandler, Terry Crews, Jorge Garcia, Taylor Lautner, Rob ...more

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Kingpin is listed (or ranked) 10 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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A Night at the Roxbury ... is listed (or ranked) 11 on the list The Best Late Night Comedy Movies On Netflix
Eva Mendes, Will Ferrell, Jennifer Coolidge

Released: 1998

Directed by: Amy Heckerling, John Fortenberry

A Night at the Roxbury is a 1998 American comedy film based on a recurring skit on television's long-running Saturday Night Live called "The Roxbury Guys". Saturday Night Live regulars ...more
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MichaelChoi added Hot Bot Zack Pearlman, Doug Haley, Cynthia Kirchner

Directed by: Michael Polish

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Scary Movie 2 is listed (or ranked) 13 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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Get Smart is listed (or ranked) 14 on the list The Best Late Night Comedy Movies On Netflix
Anne Hathaway, Dwayne Johnson, Bill Murray

Released: 2008

Directed by: Peter Segal

Get Smart is a 2008 American action comedy film which was produced by Leonard B. Stern, who is also the original series' producer. The film is based on Mel Brooks and Buck Henry's 1960s spy ...more

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Harold & Kumar Go to... is listed (or ranked) 15 on the list The Best Late Night Comedy Movies On Netflix
John Cho, Kal Penn, Fred Willard

Released: 2004

Directed by: Danny Leiner

Harold & Kumar Go to White Castle is a 2004 American stoner comedy film directed by Danny Leiner. Best friends Harold Lee (John Cho) and Kumar Patel (Kal Penn) decide to go to the fast food ...more

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Death at a Funeral is listed (or ranked) 16 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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The Do-Over is listed (or ranked) 17 on the list The Best Late Night Comedy Movies On Netflix
The Do-Over Adam Sandler, David Spade, Paula Patton

Directed by: Steven Brill

The Do-Over is a 2016 American action comedy film directed by Steven Brill. Charlie (David Spade) and Max (Adam Sandler), decide to fake their own deaths and start over with new identities, only ...more

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The Babysitter is listed (or ranked) 18 on the list The Best Late Night Comedy Movies On Netflix
The Babysitter Judah Lewis, Samara Weaving, Robbie Amell

Directed by: McG

The Babysitter is a 2017 American teen horror-comedy film directed by McG. Cole (Judah Lewis) is madly in love with his babysitter Bee (Samara Weaving) until he witnesses the unthinkable.

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The After Party is listed (or ranked) 19 on the list The Best Late Night Comedy Movies On Netflix
The After Party Kyle Harvey, Harrison Holzer, Shelley Hennig

Released: 2018

Directed by: Ian Edelman

The After Party is a 2018 American coming-of-age comedy film directed by Ian Edelman. When an aspiring rapper (Kyle Harvey) goes viral for all the wrong reasons, his best friend (Harrison ...more
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Trailer Park Boys: The M... is listed (or ranked) 20 on the list The Best Late Night Comedy Movies On Netflix
Alex Lifeson, Hugh Dillon, Nichole Hiltz

Released: 2006

Directed by: Mike Clattenburg

Trailer Park Boys: The Movie, also known as Trailer Park Boys: The Big Dirty and simply Trailer Park Boys, is a 2006 Canadian mockumentary comedy film based on the hit television series Trailer ...more
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Frat Star is listed (or ranked) 21 on the list The Best Late Night Comedy Movies On Netflix
Frat Star

A freshman uninterested in joining a fraternity is convinced to pledge by a rich roommate who introduces him to a world darker than he ever dreamed.

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The Naked Gun: From the ... is listed (or ranked) 22 on the list The Best Late Night Comedy Movies On Netflix
O. J. Simpson, "Weird Al" Yankovic, Reggie Jackson

Released: 1988

Directed by: David Zucker

The Naked Gun: From the Files of Police Squad! is a 1988 American comedy film. It is the first in The Naked Gun series of films starring Leslie Nielsen, Priscilla Presley, George Kennedy, and O. ...more

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Road Trip: Beer Pong is listed (or ranked) 23 on the list The Best Late Night Comedy Movies On Netflix
Julianna Guill, nm0702809, Danny Pudi

Released: 2009

Directed by: Steve Rash

Road Trip: Beer Pong is a 2009 American road-comedy film. The film is a direct-to-DVD sequel to the 2000 Todd Phillips comedy film Road Trip and directed by Steve Rash. The only original cast ...more
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Trailer Park Boys: Count... is listed (or ranked) 24 on the list The Best Late Night Comedy Movies On Netflix
Joe Donley added Mike Smith, John Paul Tremblay, Robb Wells

Released: 2009

Directed by: Mike Clattenburg

Trailer Park Boys: Countdown to Liquor Day is a 2009 Canadian mockumentary comedy/crime film directed by Mike Clattenburg, and based on the Canadian television series Trailer Park Boys. It is ...more
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Swearnet: The Movie Mike Smith, John Paul Tremblay, Robb Wells

Released: 2014

Directed by: Warren P. Sonoda

Swearnet: The Movie is a 2014 Canadian comedy film directed by Warren P. Sonoda. Fed up with being censored in their post–Trailer Park Boys lives, the out of work stars/world-renowned ...more