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List of R-Rated cult movies, ranked from best to worst with movie trailers when available. This list takes the best R-Rated cult movies and pits them against each other to see once and for all what the greatest R-Rated Cult movie of all time is. This list of popular R-Rated cult movies 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 Cult 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 Cult films on this list. If you're trying to find a specific R-Rated Cult film you can search this list and filter to find what you're looking for.

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Blade Runner is listed (or ranked) 1 on the list The Best R-Rated Cult Movies
Blade Runner Harrison Ford, Daryl Hannah, Sean Young

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The Rocky Horror Picture Show Susan Sarandon, Tim Curry, Meat Loaf

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The Lost Boys is listed (or ranked) 3 on the list The Best R-Rated Cult Movies
The Lost Boys Kiefer Sutherland, Corey Feldman, Corey Haim

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Shaun of the Dead Martin Freeman, Simon Pegg, Bill Nighy

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From Dusk till Dawn Salma Hayek, George Clooney, Quentin Tarantino

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The Big Lebowski Julianne Moore, Jeff Bridges, Tara Reid

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The Warriors Mercedes Ruehl, Robert Townsend, James Remar

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Army of Darkness is listed (or ranked) 8 on the list The Best R-Rated Cult Movies
Army of Darkness Bridget Fonda, Bruce Campbell, Sam Raimi

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Fight Club Brad Pitt, Jared Leto, Helena Bonham Carter

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Life of Brian George Harrison, John Cleese, Terry Gilliam

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Scanners Michael Ironside, Patrick McGoohan, Jennifer O'Neill

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Ed Wood Johnny Depp, Sarah Jessica Parker, Bill Murray

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Mad Max Mel Gibson, Hugh Keays-Byrne, Steve Bisley

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Halloween is listed (or ranked) 14 on the list The Best R-Rated Cult Movies
Halloween Jamie Lee Curtis, Kyle Richards, Donald Pleasence

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Bram Stoker's Dracula Monica Bellucci, Keanu Reeves, Winona Ryder

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Dawn of the Dead Tom Savini, Ken Foree, James A. Baffico

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Fast Times at Ridgemont High Nicolas Cage, Sean Penn, Jennifer Jason Leigh

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The Omen Gregory Peck, Lee Remick, David Warner

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Highlander Sean Connery, Clancy Brown, Michael Hayes

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Monty Python's The Meaning of Life John Cleese, Terry Gilliam, Eric Idle

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Clerks Kevin Smith, Jason Mewes, Scott Mosier

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Vampires James Woods, Daniel Baldwin, Cary-Hiroyuki Tagawa

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Re-Animator Barbara Crampton, Jeffrey Combs, David Gale

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The Prophecy Viggo Mortensen, Christopher Walken, Virginia Madsen

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Escape from L.A. Kurt Russell, Steve Buscemi, Pam Grier

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Fear and Loathing in Las Vegas is listed (or ranked) 28 on the list The Best R-Rated Cult Movies
Fear and Loathing in Las Vegas Johnny Depp, Cameron Diaz, Christina Ricci

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Heavy Metal John Candy, Harold Ramis, Eugene Levy

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Hellraiser Doug Bradley, Andrew Robinson, Ashley Laurence

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Phantasm Angus Scrimm, A. Michael Baldwin, Reggie Bannister

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Harold & Kumar Go to White Castle Ryan Reynolds, Neil Patrick Harris, Malin Åkerman

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The Return of the Living Dead Clu Gulager, James Karen, Linnea Quigley

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Dogma Ben Affleck, Matt Damon, Chris Rock

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Bubba Ho-Tep Paul Giamatti, Bruce Campbell, Ossie Davis

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Fright Night is listed (or ranked) 36 on the list The Best R-Rated Cult Movies
Fright Night Christopher Lee, Roddy McDowall, Chris Sarandon

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Jeepers Creepers Justin Long, Eileen Brennan, Victor Salva

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Cheech & Chong's Up in Smoke Ellen Barkin, Cheech Marin, Tommy Chong

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Casablanca is listed (or ranked) 39 on the list The Best R-Rated Cult Movies
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The Texas Chain Saw Massacre is listed (or ranked) 41 on the list The Best R-Rated Cult Movies
The Texas Chain Saw Massacre Gunnar Hansen, Marilyn Burns, Edwin Neal

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The Hunger David Bowie, Willem Dafoe, Susan Sarandon

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Adaptation Nicolas Cage, Meryl Streep, Maggie Gyllenhaal

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Withnail and I Paul McGann, Richard E. Grant, Richard Griffiths

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Magic Anthony Hopkins, Ann-Margret, Burgess Meredith

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The Kentucky Fried Movie Donald Sutherland, Tina Louise, Leslie Nielsen

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Altered States Drew Barrymore, William Hurt, Bob Balaban

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The Frighteners Michael J. Fox, Peter Jackson, R. Lee Ermey

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Candyman Virginia Madsen, Tony Todd, Vanessa A. Williams

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The Man Who Fell to Earth David Bowie, Rip Torn, Buck Henry