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The Best R-Rated Comedies

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Here is a list of the funniest R-Rated comedies, ranked from best to worst by how funny they are, no matter how inappropriate. These comedies are all R-Rated, so if you're looking for a more broad look at this genre then check out the Best Comedy Movies of All Time. This list takes the best R-Rated comedies  to see once and for all which one is the greatest R-Rated crude comedy movie of all time. This list of popular R-Rated comedies includes information like who directed the film, when it was released, and which actors starred in the movie. If you think the top R-Rated comedy 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 R-Rated comedy films on this list. If you're trying to find a specific R-Rated adult comedy movie, you can search this list and filter to find what you're looking for.

If you're trying to find out "What are good R-Rated comedies?" and "What are the most famous R-Rated comedies?" then this list is the perfect resource for you. Use this list if you're looking for some new comedies that are rated R. Between Netflix, Amazon Prime, and other services, there are thousands of great comedies rated R, so get out there and start watching.

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  • 1

    The Hangover

    Mike Tyson, Bradley Cooper
    836
    248

    Released2009

    Directed byTodd Phillips

    RatedR (USA)

    The Hangover is a 2009 American comedy film, co-produced and directed by Todd Phillips and written by Jon Lucas and Scott Moore. It is the first film of The Hangover trilogy. The film stars Bradley...  more
  • 2

    Superbad

    Emma Stone, Seth Rogen
    832
    250

    Released2007

    Directed byGreg Mottola

    RatedR (USA)

    Superbad is a 2007 American teen comedy film directed by Greg Mottola and starring Jonah Hill and Michael Cera. The film was written by Seth Rogen and Evan Goldberg, who began working on the script...  more
  • 3

    Deadpool

    Ryan Reynolds, Morena Baccarin
    330
    84

    Released2016

    Directed byTim MIller

    Deadpool is a 2016 American superhero film directed by Tim Miller, based on the Marvel Comics character. After being given mutant abilities with a scarred physical appearance, Wade Wilson (Ryan...  more
  • 4

    Step Brothers

    Will Ferrell, Seth Rogen
    509
    195

    Released2008

    Directed byAdam McKay

    Rated18, 16, R (USA), UK: 15, K-13

    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 with...  more
  • 5

    American Pie

    Alyson Hannigan, Tara Reid
    520
    209

    Released1999

    Directed byChris Weitz, Paul Weitz

    RatedR (USA)

    American Pie is a 1999 teen comedy film written by Adam Herz and directed by brothers Paul and Chris Weitz, in their directorial film debut. It is the first film in the American Pie theatrical...  more
  • 6

    Horrible Bosses

    Jennifer Aniston, Kevin Spacey
    340
    139

    Released2011

    Directed bySeth Gordon

    RatedR (USA)

    Horrible Bosses is a 2011 American black comedy film directed by Seth Gordon, written by Michael Markowitz, John Francis Daley and Jonathan Goldstein, based on a story by Markowitz. It stars Jason...  more
  • 7

    Pineapple Express

    Seth Rogen, James Franco
    253
    98

    Released2008

    Directed byDavid Gordon Green

    RatedR (USA)

    Pineapple Express is a 2008 American buddy stoner action comedy film directed by David Gordon Green. A process server (Seth Rogen) and his marijuana dealer (James Franco) are forced to flee from...  more
  • 8

    The 40-Year-Old Virgin

    Elizabeth Banks, Kat Dennings
    378
    184

    Released2005

    Directed byJudd Apatow

    RatedR (USA)

    The 40-Year-Old Virgin is a 2005 American romantic comedy film written, produced and directed by Judd Apatow, about a middle-aged man's journey to finally lose their virginity. It was co-written by...  more
  • 9

    Wedding Crashers

    Owen Wilson, Vince Vaughn
    282
    128

    Released2005

    Directed byDavid Dobkin

    RatedR (USA)

    Wedding Crashers is a 2005 American comedy film directed by David Dobkin. John Beckwith (Owen Wilson) and Jeremy Grey (Vince Vaughn), a pair of committed womanizers who sneak into weddings to take...  more
  • 10

    Zombieland

    Emma Stone, Amber Heard
    287
    143

    Released2009

    Directed byRuben Fleischer

    RatedR (USA)

    Zombieland is a 2009 American zombie comedy film directed by Ruben Fleischer from a screenplay written by Rhett Reese and Paul Wernick. The film stars Jesse Eisenberg, Woody Harrelson, Emma Stone,...  more
  • 11

    Deadpool 2

    Ryan Reynolds, Josh Brolin
    151
    54

    Released2018

    Directed byDavid Leitch

    Deadpool 2 is a 2018 American superhero film directed by David Leitch, based on the Marvel Comics character. Wade Wilson (Ryan Reynolds) forms his own team of mutants to stop mysterious mercenary...  more
  • 12
    199
    87

    Released2004

    Directed byDanny Leiner

    RatedR (USA)

    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 chain...  more
  • 13

    Old School

    Elisha Cuthbert, Snoop Dogg
    202
    105

    Released2003

    Directed byTodd Phillips

    RatedR (USA)

    Old School is a 2003 American comedy film released by DreamWorks Pictures and The Montecito Picture Company and directed by Todd Phillips. The story was written by Court Crandall, and the film was...  more
  • 14

    Good Boys

    Jacob Tremblay, Keith L. Williams
    119
    44

    Released2019

    Directed byGene Stupnitsky

    Good Boys is a 2019 American comedy film co-written and directed by Gene Stupnitsky. After being invited to his first kissing party, 12-year-old Max (Jacob Tremblay) is panicking because he does not...  more
  • 15

    Shaun of the Dead

    Martin Freeman, Simon Pegg
    205
    108

    Released2004

    Directed byEdgar Wright

    RatedR (USA), G

    Shaun of the Dead is a 2004 British horror comedy film directed by Edgar Wright. In a small flat on the outskirts of London, Shaun (Simon Pegg), a 30-something dull loser, must protect his girlfriend...  more
  • 16

    Released2006

    Directed byLarry Charles

    RatedR (USA)

    Borat: Cultural Learnings of America for Make Benefit Glorious Nation of Kazakhstan is a 2006 British-American mockumentary comedy film. The film was written and produced by British comedian Sacha...  more
  • 17

    The Big Lebowski

    Julianne Moore, Jeff Bridges
    233
    145

    Released1998

    Directed byEthan Coen, Joel Coen

    RatedR (USA), UK: 18

    The Big Lebowski is a 1998 stoner comedy film written, produced, and directed by Joel and Ethan Coen. It stars Jeff Bridges as Jeffrey "The Dude" Lebowski, an unemployed Los Angeles slacker and avid...  more
  • 18

    Office Space

    Jennifer Aniston, John C. McGinley
    162
    90

    Released1999

    Directed byMike Judge

    RatedR (USA)

    Office Space is a 1999 American comedy film written and directed by Mike Judge. The film satirizes the everyday work life of a typical mid-to-late-1990s software company, it focuses on a handful of...  more
  • 19

    Hot Fuzz

    Cate Blanchett, Martin Freeman
    129
    65

    Released2007

    Directed byEdgar Wright

    RatedR (USA)

    Hot Fuzz is a 2007 British action comedy parody film directed by Edgar Wright, written by Wright and Simon Pegg, and starring Pegg and Nick Frost. The film follows two police officers attempting to...  more
  • 20

    South Park: Bigger, Longer & Uncut

    George Clooney, Minnie Driver
    134
    69

    Released1999

    Directed byTrey Parker

    RatedR (USA)

    South Park: Bigger, Longer & Uncut is a 1999 American adult animated satirical musical comedy film based on the animated television series South Park, and produced, co-written by and starring its...  more
  • 21

    Forgetting Sarah Marshall

    Mila Kunis, Kristen Bell
    133
    71

    Released2008

    Directed byNicholas Stoller

    RatedR (USA)

    Forgetting Sarah Marshall is a 2008 American romantic comedy-drama film directed by Nicholas Stoller and starring Jason Segel, Kristen Bell, Mila Kunis and Russell Brand. The film, which was written...  more
  • 22

    Super Troopers

    Lynda Carter, Brian Cox
    85
    34

    Released2002

    Directed byJay Chandrasekhar

    RatedR (USA)

    Super Troopers is a 2002 comedy film directed by Jay Chandrasekhar, written by and starring the Broken Lizard comedy group. Marisa Coughlan, Daniel von Bargen and Brian Cox co-star while Lynda Carter...  more
  • 23

    There's Something About Mary

    Cameron Diaz, Sarah Silverman
    147
    87

    Released1998

    Directed byPeter Farrelly, Bobby Farrelly

    RatedR (USA)

    There's Something About Mary is a 1998 comedy film, directed by the Farrelly brothers, Bobby and Peter. It stars Cameron Diaz, Matt Dillon and Ben Stiller, and it is a combination of romantic comedy...  more
  • 24

    Vacation

    Chevy Chase, Christie Brinkley
    134
    76

    Released1983

    Directed byHarold Ramis

    RatedR (USA)

    National Lampoon's Vacation, sometimes referred to as Vacation, is a 1983 Technicolor comedy film directed by Harold Ramis and starring Chevy Chase, Beverly D'Angelo, Randy Quaid, Dana Barron, and...  more
  • 25

    Friday

    Ice Cube, Meagan Good
    98
    46

    Released1995

    Directed byF. Gary Gray

    RatedR (USA)

    Friday is a 1995 American stoner buddy comedy film directed by F. Gary Gray in his directorial debut, and starring Ice Cube, Chris Tucker, Nia Long, Bernie Mac, Tiny 'Zeus' Lister Jr, and John...  more
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