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List of All Black Comedy Movies

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A list of all the best black comedy movies ever made, many of which are streaming on Netflix and Amazon Prime. Find those and more comedies on the Comedies on Netflix Instant and Amazon Prime lists. 

This black comedy movie list can be sorted by cast, year, director, and more. This list of black comedy films also contains black comedy movie titles that can be clicked on for more information about the film. This black comedy films list can also be copied to start your own.

Some of the best black comedies are some of the most popular movies of all time. Many of these movies are lauded and critically acclaimed. They also feature some of the biggest stars to grace the silver screen.


  • Pulp Fiction1

    Pulp Fiction

    John Travolta, Bruce Willis


    Directed byQuentin Tarantino

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  • Fight Club2

    Fight Club

    Brad Pitt, Jared Leto


    Directed byDavid Fincher

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  • A Clockwork Orange3

    A Clockwork Orange

    Malcolm McDowell, Warren Clarke


    Directed byStanley Kubrick

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  • Fargo4


    Steve Buscemi, William H. Macy


    Directed byEthan Coen, Joel Coen

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  • Shaun of the Dead5

    Shaun of the Dead

    Martin Freeman, Simon Pegg


    Directed byEdgar Wright

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  • Army of Darkness6

    Army of Darkness

    Bridget Fonda, Bruce Campbell


    Directed bySam Raimi

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  • American Beauty7

    American Beauty

    Kevin Spacey, Annette Bening


    Directed bySam Mendes

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  • Office Space8

    Office Space

    Jennifer Aniston, John C. McGinley


    Directed byMike Judge

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  • Inglourious Basterds9

    Inglourious Basterds

    Brad Pitt, Michael Fassbender


    Directed byQuentin Tarantino

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  • Kick-Ass10


    Nicolas Cage, Chloë Grace Moretz


    Directed byMatthew Vaughn

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  • Trainspotting11


    Ewan McGregor, Robert Carlyle


    Directed byDanny Boyle

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  • Raising Arizona12

    Raising Arizona

    Nicolas Cage, John Goodman


    Directed byEthan Coen, Joel Coen

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  • Zombieland13


    Emma Stone, Amber Heard


    Directed byRuben Fleischer

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  • Hot Fuzz14

    Hot Fuzz

    Cate Blanchett, Martin Freeman


    Directed byEdgar Wright

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  • Ed Wood15

    Ed Wood

    Johnny Depp, Sarah Jessica Parker


    Directed byTim Burton

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  • Who Framed Roger Rabbit16

    Who Framed Roger Rabbit

    Kathleen Turner, Christopher Lloyd


    Directed byRobert Zemeckis

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  • Evil Dead II17

    Evil Dead II

    Bruce Campbell, Kassie DePaiva


    Directed bySam Raimi

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    #20 of 35 Rainy Day Horror Movies You Can Watch Again And Again#21 of 88 The Goriest Movies Ever Made

  • The Royal Tenenbaums18

    The Royal Tenenbaums

    Gwyneth Paltrow, Alec Baldwin


    Directed byWes Anderson

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    #80 of 90 The Funniest Movies About Family#436 of 456 The Most Quotable Movies of All Time

  • Monty Python's The Meaning of Life19

    Monty Python's The Meaning of Life

    John Cleese, Terry Gilliam


    Directed byTerry Gilliam

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  • Gremlins20


    Steven Spielberg, Corey Feldman


    Directed byJoe Dante

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  • Beetlejuice21


    Alec Baldwin, Winona Ryder


    Directed byTim Burton

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  • Burn After Reading22

    Burn After Reading

    Brad Pitt, George Clooney


    Directed byEthan Coen, Joel Coen

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  • Ghost World23

    Ghost World

    Scarlett Johansson, Steve Buscemi


    Directed byTerry Zwigoff

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  • South Park: Bigger, Longer & Uncut24

    South Park: Bigger, Longer & Uncut

    George Clooney, Minnie Driver


    Directed byTrey Parker

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  • Adaptation25


    Nicolas Cage, Meryl Streep


    Directed bySpike Jonze

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