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The Best R-Rated Stand-up Comedies

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

List below includes The Original Kings of Comedy, Punchline and more movies.

If you're trying to find out "What are the best R-Rated stand-up comedies?" and "What are the most famous R-Rated stand-up comedies?" then this list is the perfect resource for you.

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    31
    10

    The Queens of Comedy

    Mo'Nique Imes-Jackson, Sommore

    Released2001

    Released2001

    Directed bySteve Purcell

    Directed bySteve Purcell

  • 2

    Released2006

    Released2006

    Directed byMichel Gondry

    Directed byMichel Gondry

  • 3
    20
    4

    Raw

    Samuel L. Jackson, Tatyana Ali

    Released1987

    Released1987

    Directed byRobert Townsend

    Directed byRobert Townsend

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  • 4
    24
    14

    Punchline

    Tom Hanks, Sally Field

    Released1988

    Released1988

    Directed byDavid Seltzer

    Directed byDavid Seltzer

  • 5
    12
    4

    Sam Kinison: Outlaws of Comedy

  • 6
    9
    2

    Dana Carvey: Critics' Choice

    Dana Carvey

    Released1995

    Released1995

    Directed byKeith Truesdell

    Directed byKeith Truesdell

  • 7
    12
    8

    Divine Madness

    Bette Midler

    Released1980

    Released1980

    Directed byMichael Ritchie

    Directed byMichael Ritchie

  • 8
    12
    8

    You So Crazy

    Martin Lawrence

    Released1994

    Released1994

    Directed byThomas Schlamme

    Directed byThomas Schlamme

  • 9
    10
    6

    Going Overboard

    Adam Sandler, Billy Bob Thornton

    Released1989

    Released1989

    Directed byValerie Breiman

    Directed byValerie Breiman

  • 10
    12
    10

    Martin Lawrence Live: Runteldat

    Nancy O'Dell, Dayna Devon

    Released2002

    Released2002

    Directed byDavid Raynr

    Directed byDavid Raynr

  • 11
    8
    6

    Foolish

    Andrew Dice Clay, Master P

    Released1999

    Released1999

    Directed byDave Meyers

    Directed byDave Meyers

  • 12
  • 13
    6
    4

    When Stand Up Stood Out

    Denis Leary, Colin Quinn

    Released2003

    Released2003

  • 14
    8
    6

    Just Like Us

    Whitney Cummings, Maz Jobrani

    Released2010

    Released2010

    Directed byAhmed Ahmed

    Directed byAhmed Ahmed

  • 15
    7
    6

    The Original Kings of Comedy

    Steve Harvey, Cedric the Entertainer

    Released2000

    Released2000

    Directed bySpike Lee

    Directed bySpike Lee

  • 16
    8
    11

    Talkin' Dirty After Dark

    Martin Lawrence, Tommy Lister

    Released1991

    Released1991

    Directed byTopper Carew

    Directed byTopper Carew

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  • 17
    6
    9

    Comedian

    Orny Adams

    Released2002

    Released2002

    Directed byChristian Charles

    Directed byChristian Charles

  • 18
    6
    2

    Gilda Live

    Gilda Radner, Paul Shaffer

    Released1980

    Released1980

    Directed byMike Nichols

    Directed byMike Nichols

  • 19
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    4
    7

    Wattstax

    Jesse Jackson, Isaac Hayes

    Released1973

    Released1973

    Directed byMel Stuart

    Directed byMel Stuart

  • 21
    6
    2

    Without You I'm Nothing

    Sandra Bernhard, Djimon Hounsou

    Released1990

    Released1990

    Directed byJohn S. Boskovich

    Directed byJohn S. Boskovich

  • 22
    5
    2

    Richard Pryor: Here and Now

  • 23

    Released1982

    Released1982

    Directed byJoe Layton

    Directed byJoe Layton

  • 24
    2
    2

    I Am Comic

    Sarah Silverman, Kathy Griffin

    Released2010

    Released2010

    Directed byJordan Brady

    Directed byJordan Brady

  • 25

    Released2006

    Released2006

    Directed byAri Sandel

    Directed byAri Sandel