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The Best R-Rated Film Adaptation Movies  

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

List ranges from No Country for Old Men to True Grit, plus much more.

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Full Metal Jacket is listed (or ranked) 1 on the list The Best R-Rated Film Adaptation Movies
Stanley Kubrick, Vincent D'Onofrio, R. Lee Ermey
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Lauren Bacall, Kathy Bates, James Caan
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No Country for Old Men is listed (or ranked) 3 on the list The Best R-Rated Film Adaptation Movies
Javier Bardem, Tommy Lee Jones, Woody Harrelson
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Stand by Me is listed (or ranked) 4 on the list The Best R-Rated Film Adaptation Movies
Kiefer Sutherland, Corey Feldman, John Cusack
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Burt Reynolds, Jon Voight, Ned Beatty
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The Fly is listed (or ranked) 6 on the list The Best R-Rated Film Adaptation Movies
Geena Davis, Jeff Goldblum, David Cronenberg
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Casino is listed (or ranked) 7 on the list The Best R-Rated Film Adaptation Movies
Sharon Stone, Robert De Niro, James Woods
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Jeff Bridges, Matt Damon, Josh Brolin
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Daniel Day-Lewis, Madeleine Stowe, Pete Postlethwaite
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American Psycho is listed (or ranked) 10 on the list The Best R-Rated Film Adaptation Movies
Reese Witherspoon, Christian Bale, Willem Dafoe
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Jeff Bridges, Cybill Shepherd, Cloris Leachman
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Emmy Rossum, Sean Penn, Kevin Bacon
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Leonardo DiCaprio, Mark Wahlberg, Juliette Lewis
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The Mist is listed (or ranked) 14 on the list The Best R-Rated Film Adaptation Movies
Thomas Jane, Marcia Gay Harden, Laurie Holden
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Tom Cruise, Gene Hackman, Gary Busey
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Stephen King, Fred Gwynne, Denise Crosby
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Monica Bellucci, Keanu Reeves, Winona Ryder
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Children of Men is listed (or ranked) 18 on the list The Best R-Rated Film Adaptation Movies
Julianne Moore, Clive Owen, Michael Caine
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Johnny Depp, Christian Bale, Channing Tatum
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James Woods, Daniel Baldwin, Cary-Hiroyuki Tagawa
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Morgan Freeman, Michelle Monaghan, Ed Harris
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Gerard Butler, Michael Fassbender, Lena Headey
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Dustin Hoffman, Laurence Olivier, Roy Scheider
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Jeff Goldblum, Charles Bronson, Christopher Guest
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John Malkovich, Ethan Hawke, Josh Lucas