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The Best R-Rated Fantasy Movies 

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List Rules Only fantasy genre films rated R.

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

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What kind of directors have worked on Fantasy R movies in the past? Woody Allen and Anthony Hopkins both have, as have other great directors.

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Doug Jones, Ivana Baquero, Sergi López i Ayats
Pan's Labyrinth, originally known in Spanish as El laberinto del fauno, is a 2006 Spanish-Mexican dark fantasy film written and directed by Mexican Guillermo del Toro. It was produced and ...more

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The Green Mile is a 1999 American fantasy drama film directed by Frank Darabont and adapted from the 1996 Stephen King novel of the same name. The film is told in a flashback format and stars ...more

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Kris Kristofferson, Wesley Snipes, Traci Lords
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Arnold Schwarzenegger, James Earl Jones, Max von Sydow
Conan the Barbarian is a 1982 sword and sorcery/adventure film directed and co-written by John Milius. It is based on stories by Robert E. Howard, a pulp fiction writer of the 1930s, about the ...more

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Army of Darkness is listed (or ranked) 5 on the list The Best R-Rated Fantasy Movies
Bridget Fonda, Bruce Campbell, Sam Raimi
Army of Darkness is a 1992 American dark fantasy action comedy film directed by Sam Raimi. It is the third installment of The Evil Dead franchise. The film was written by Sam Raimi and his ...more

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Johnny Depp, Christina Ricci, Christopher Walken
Sleepy Hollow is a 1999 American fantasy horror adventure film directed by Tim Burton. It is a film adaptation loosely inspired by the 1820 short story The Legend of Sleepy Hollow by Washington ...more

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Ben Affleck, Matt Damon, Chris Rock
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Bai Ling, Brandon Lee, Tony Todd
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Rachel Weisz, Keanu Reeves, Shia LaBeouf
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Mila Kunis, Mark Wahlberg, Ryan Reynolds
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Sean Connery, Clancy Brown, Michael Hayes
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Kris Kristofferson, Wesley Snipes, Ron Perlman
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Neve Campbell, Robin Tunney, Christine Taylor
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Rhona Mitra, Patricia Velásquez, Christopher Lambert
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Gemma Arterton, Famke Janssen, Jeremy Renner
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