The Best PG-13 Horror Comedies 

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List of PG-13 horror comedies, ranked from best to worst with movie trailers when available. This list takes the best PG-13 horror comedies and pits them against each other to see once and for all what the greatest PG-13 horror comedy movie of all time is. This list of popular PG-13 horror comedies includes information like who directed the film, when it was released, and which actors starred in the movie. If you think the top PG-13 horror comedy movie isn't as high as it should be, be sure to vote it up so it can take its rightful place among the other great PG-13 horror comedy films on this list. If you're trying to find a specific PG-13 horror comedy film, you can search this list and filter for what you're looking for.

This list below has everything from Gremlins to Little Shop of Horrors.

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What kind of directors have worked on PG-13 Comedy horror movies in the past? Dan Aykroyd and Robert Zemeckis both have, as have other great directors.

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Meryl Streep, Bruce Willis, Goldie Hawn

Released: 1992

Directed by: Robert Zemeckis

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High Spirits Liam Neeson, Jennifer Tilly, Peter O'Toole

Released: 1988

Directed by: Neil Jordan

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Octavia Spencer, Justin Long, Lia Johnson

Released: 2009

Directed by: Sam Raimi

Drag Me to Hell is a 2009 American horror film co-written and directed by Sam Raimi. The plot, written with his brother Ivan, focuses on loan officer Christine Brown, who reluctantly, under ...more

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Pamela Anderson, Charlie Sheen, Jenny McCarthy

Released: 2003

Directed by: David Zucker

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Leslie Nielsen, Linda Blair, Ned Beatty

Released: 1990

Directed by: Bob Logan

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Fred Ward, Michael Gross, Helen Shaver

Released: 1996

Directed by: S. S. Wilson, Andy Wilson

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Charlie Sheen, Shaquille O'Neal, Carmen Electra

Released: 2006

Directed by: David Zucker

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Cassandra Peterson, Rob Paulsen, Richard O'Brien

Released: 2001

Directed by: Sam Irvin

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Geoffrey Lewis, Mary Woronov, Catherine Mary Stewart

Released: 1984

Directed by: Thom Eberhardt

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Bill Maher, Amy Yasbeck, John Ratzenberger

Released: 1987

Directed by: Ethan Wiley

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Cassandra Peterson, Jeff Conaway, Tress MacNeille

Released: 1988

Directed by: James Signorelli

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Ben Affleck, Hilary Swank, Donald Sutherland

Released: 1992

Directed by: Fran Rubel Kuzui

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Matthew McConaughey, Renée Zellweger, Philip Seymour Hoffman

Released: 1993

Directed by: Bob Balaban

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Judd Nelson, Eric Roberts, Danny Masterson

Released: 2001

Directed by: Bryan Spicer, Mary Lambert

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Chevy Chase, Dan Aykroyd, John Candy

Released: 1991

Directed by: Dan Aykroyd

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Released: 1984

Directed by: Ivan Reitman

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Mel Brooks, Leslie Nielsen, Amy Yasbeck

Released: 1995

Directed by: Mel Brooks

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Teresa Palmer, John Malkovich, Dave Franco

Released: 2013

Directed by: Jonathan Levine

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Directed by: Ivan Reitman

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Neil McGarry, Nicola Kerwin, Paula Lee Gangemi

Released: 1989

Directed by: Don Nardo

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Released: 1989

Directed by: Jim Wynorski

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Released: 1990

Directed by: Luca Bercovici

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Released: 2010

Directed by: Gurinder Chadha

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John Goodman, Brandy Norwood, Jeff Daniels

Released: 1990

Directed by: Frank Marshall

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