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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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Misery Lauren Bacall, Kathy Bates, James Caan

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Full Metal Jacket is listed (or ranked) 2 on the list The Best R-Rated Film Adaptation Movies
Full Metal Jacket Stanley Kubrick, Vincent D'Onofrio, R. Lee Ermey

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Stand by Me is listed (or ranked) 3 on the list The Best R-Rated Film Adaptation Movies
Stand by Me Kiefer Sutherland, Corey Feldman, John Cusack

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No Country for Old Men is listed (or ranked) 4 on the list The Best R-Rated Film Adaptation Movies
No Country for Old Men Javier Bardem, Tommy Lee Jones, Woody Harrelson

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Deliverance 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
The Fly 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
Casino Sharon Stone, Robert De Niro, James Woods

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American Psycho is listed (or ranked) 8 on the list The Best R-Rated Film Adaptation Movies
American Psycho Reese Witherspoon, Christian Bale, Willem Dafoe

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The Last of the Mohicans Daniel Day-Lewis, Madeleine Stowe, Pete Postlethwaite

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True Grit Matt Damon, Jeff Bridges, Josh Brolin

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The Last Picture Show Jeff Bridges, Cybill Shepherd, Cloris Leachman

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Pet Sematary Stephen King, Fred Gwynne, Denise Crosby

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

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Gone Baby Gone Morgan Freeman, Michelle Monaghan, Ed Harris

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The Basketball Diaries Leonardo DiCaprio, Mark Wahlberg, Juliette Lewis

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The Mist is listed (or ranked) 16 on the list The Best R-Rated Film Adaptation Movies
The Mist Thomas Jane, Marcia Gay Harden, Laurie Holden

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Mystic River Emmy Rossum, Sean Penn, Kevin Bacon

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Silver Bullet Gary Busey, Corey Haim, Terry O'Quinn

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The Firm Tom Cruise, Gene Hackman, Gary Busey

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Children of Men is listed (or ranked) 20 on the list The Best R-Rated Film Adaptation Movies
Children of Men Julianne Moore, Clive Owen, Michael Caine

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Children of the Corn Linda Hamilton, Peter Horton, R. G. Armstrong

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Public Enemies Johnny Depp, Christian Bale, Channing Tatum

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The Amityville Horror is listed (or ranked) 23 on the list The Best R-Rated Film Adaptation Movies
The Amityville Horror Chloë Grace Moretz, Ryan Reynolds, Rachel Nichols

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Vampires James Woods, Daniel Baldwin, Cary-Hiroyuki Tagawa

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300 Gerard Butler, Michael Fassbender, Lena Headey

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Marathon Man Dustin Hoffman, Laurence Olivier, Roy Scheider

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The Verdict Bruce Willis, Paul Newman, Charlotte Rampling

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Death Wish Jeff Goldblum, Charles Bronson, Christopher Guest

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Alive John Malkovich, Ethan Hawke, Josh Lucas

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The Constant Gardener Rachel Weisz, Ralph Fiennes, Bill Nighy

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Into the Wild Kristen Stewart, Vince Vaughn, Zach Galifianakis

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Up in the Air is listed (or ranked) 32 on the list The Best R-Rated Film Adaptation Movies
Up in the Air George Clooney, Anna Kendrick, Zach Galifianakis

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Winter’s Bone Jennifer Lawrence, John Hawkes, Garret Dillahunt

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Glengarry Glen Ross Al Pacino, Alec Baldwin, Kevin Spacey

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Legends of the Fall Brad Pitt, Anthony Hopkins, Julia Ormond

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The Running Man Arnold Schwarzenegger, Jim Brown, Jesse Ventura

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Cujo Dee Wallace, Danny Pintauro, Ed Lauter

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From Hell Heather Graham, Ian Holm, Robbie Coltrane

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Confessions of a Dangerous Mind Brad Pitt, Julia Roberts, George Clooney

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The Black Dahlia Scarlett Johansson, Rose McGowan, Hilary Swank

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Disclosure Demi Moore, Michael Douglas, Donald Sutherland

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Bully Bijou Phillips, Rachel Miner, Nick Stahl

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The Lincoln Lawyer Matthew McConaughey, Marisa Tomei, Bryan Cranston

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Ordinary People Mary Tyler Moore, Donald Sutherland, Adam Baldwin

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High Fidelity is listed (or ranked) 45 on the list The Best R-Rated Film Adaptation Movies
High Fidelity Catherine Zeta-Jones, Bruce Springsteen, Jack Black

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Gods and Monsters Ian McKellen, Brendan Fraser, Lynn Redgrave

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Watchmen Malin Åkerman, Carla Gugino, Billy Crudup

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Blow Johnny Depp, Penélope Cruz, Emma Roberts

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The Talented Mr. Ripley Gwyneth Paltrow, Cate Blanchett, Matt Damon

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The Amityville Horror James Brolin, Margot Kidder, Rod Steiger