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The Best PG Slapstick Movies

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

A list made up of movies like Young Frankenstein and Dirty Rotten Scoundrels.

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    MouseHunt

    Christopher Walken, Nathan Lane
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    Spaceballs

    Joan Rivers, John Hurt
    Spaceballs is a 1987 American parody film co-written and directed by Mel Brooks and starring...  more

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    Police Academy 6: City Under Siege

    Allison Mack, Bubba Smith
    Police Academy 6: City Under Siege is a 1989 comedy film starring Bubba Smith, David Graf and...  more

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    Young Frankenstein

    Gene Hackman, Mel Brooks
    Young Frankenstein is a 1974 American comedy film directed by Mel Brooks and starring Gene...  more

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    Ernest Saves Christmas

    Jim Varney, Gailard Sartain
    Ernest Saves Christmas is a 1988 Christmas comedy film directed by John R. Cherry III and...  more
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    George of the Jungle

    Brendan Fraser, John Cleese
    George of the Jungle is a 1997 American live-action film adaptation of the cartoon of the same...  more

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    The Bad News Bears

    Tatum O'Neal, Jackie Earle Haley
    The Bad News Bears is a 1976 comedy film directed by Michael Ritchie. It stars Walter Matthau...  more

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    A Shot in the Dark

    Peter Sellers, Elke Sommer
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    The Toy

    Richard Pryor, Jackie Gleason
    The Toy is a 1982 American comedy film directed by Richard Donner, and starring Richard Pryor...  more

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    The Pink Panther

    Beyoncé Knowles, Steve Martin
    The Pink Panther is a 2006 American detective comedy film and a reboot of The Pink Panther...  more

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    High Anxiety

    Cloris Leachman, Madeline Kahn
    High Anxiety is a 1977 comedy film produced and directed by Mel Brooks, who also plays the...  more

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    Ernest Goes to Jail

    Jim Varney, Randall "Tex" Cobb
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    Curse of the Pink Panther

    Roger Moore, David Niven
    Curse of the Pink Panther is a 1983 comedy film, the eighth instalment of the The Pink Panther...  more
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    Sleeper

    Woody Allen, Diane Keaton
    Sleeper is a 1973 futuristic comic science fiction film, written by Woody Allen and Marshall...  more

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    The Money Pit

    Tom Hanks, Shelley Long
    The Money Pit is a 1986 American comedy film directed by Richard Benjamin starring Tom Hanks...  more

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    Dirty Rotten Scoundrels

    Steve Martin, Michael Caine
    Dirty Rotten Scoundrels is a 1988 American comedy film directed by Frank Oz, and a remake of...  more

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    Ernest Goes to Camp

    Lyle Alzado, Jim Varney
    Ernest Goes to Camp is a 1987 comedy film directed by John R. Cherry III and starring Jim...  more

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    Ernest Goes to School

    Sarah Chalke, Jim Varney
    Ernest Goes to School is a 1994 direct-to-video comedy film written and directed by Coke Sams...  more
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    Ernest Goes to Africa

    Jim Varney, Linda Kash
    Ernest Goes to Africa is a 1997 comedy film written and directed by John R. Cherry III. It...  more
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    The Gods Must Be Crazy

    Marius Weyers, Jamie Uys
    The Gods Must Be Crazy is a 1980 South African comedy film written and directed by Jamie Uys....  more

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    Silent Movie

    Liza Minnelli, Paul Newman
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    Caveman

    Ringo Starr, Dennis Quaid
    Caveman is a 1981 American slapstick comedy film written and directed by Carl Gottlieb and...  more

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    Bill & Ted's Bogus Journey

    Keanu Reeves, George Carlin
    Bill & Ted's Bogus Journey is a 1991 American science fiction and fantasy comedy film, and the...  more

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    Trail of the Pink Panther

    Julie Andrews, Peter Sellers
    Trail of the Pink Panther is a 1982 comedy film starring Peter Sellers. It was the seventh...  more

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    Sgt. Bilko

    Chris Rock, Steve Martin
    Sgt. Bilko is a 1996 American comedy film directed by Jonathan Lynn and written by Andy...  more

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