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The Funniest Movies About Vegas 

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Updated April 22, 2020 440 votes 107 voters 8.3k views 19 items

List Rules Vote up the most hilarious comedies set in Las Vegas.

What happens in Vegas stays in Vegas - unless, of course, it becomes a movie. The top funny movies about Las Vegas feature larger-than-life characters trying to live large in Sin City, with hilarious consequences. This is a list of the funniest comedies about Las Vegas including everything from Ocean's Eleven to Beavis and Butt-head Do America to Vegas Vacation.

What films will you find on this list of great Las Vegas comedy movies? In The Hangover, a Vegas bachelor party turns into a hunt for the missing groom. Bradley Cooper, Zach Galifianakis, and Ed Helms star in this box-office smash. Fear and Loathing in Las Vegas is also filled with hysterical dialogue. Other good Vegas films featured on this list include The Grand and Paul Blart: Mall Cop 2.

Which funny movie about Vegas do you think is the best? Give the best films a thumbs up and add any great comedies that are missing.

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The Hangover is listed (or ranked) 1 on the list The Funniest Movies About Vegas
Mike Tyson, Bradley Cooper, Heather Graham

Released: 2009

Directed by: Todd Phillips

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Vegas Vacation is listed (or ranked) 2 on the list The Funniest Movies About Vegas
Chevy Chase, Christie Brinkley, Randy Quaid

Released: 1997

Directed by: Stephen Kessler

Vegas Vacation is a 1997 comedy film directed by Stephen Kessler. It is the fourth installment in National Lampoon's Vacation film series, and was written by Elisa Bell, based on a story by Bell ...more
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Ocean's Eleven is listed (or ranked) 3 on the list The Funniest Movies About Vegas
Brad Pitt, Julia Roberts, George Clooney

Released: 2001

Directed by: Steven Soderbergh

Ocean's Eleven is a 2001 American comedy heist film and the remake of the 1960 Rat Pack film of the same name. The 2001 film was directed by Steven Soderbergh and features an ensemble cast ...more

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Fear and Loathing in Las... is listed (or ranked) 4 on the list The Funniest Movies About Vegas
Johnny Depp, Cameron Diaz, Christina Ricci

Released: 1998

Directed by: Terry Gilliam

Fear and Loathing in Las Vegas is a 1998 American dark comedy film co-written and directed by Terry Gilliam, starring Johnny Depp as Raoul Duke and Benicio del Toro as Dr. Gonzo. It was adapted ...more

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Viva Las Vegas is listed (or ranked) 5 on the list The Funniest Movies About Vegas
Elvis Presley, Ann-Margret, Teri Garr

Released: 1964

Directed by: George Sidney

Viva Las Vegas is a 1964 American musical film starring Elvis Presley and actress Ann-Margret. Directed by golden age Hollywood musical director George Sidney, the film is regarded by fans and ...more

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Last Vegas is listed (or ranked) 6 on the list The Funniest Movies About Vegas
Robert De Niro, Morgan Freeman, Michael Douglas

Released: 2013

Directed by: Jon Turteltaub

Last Vegas is a 2013 American comedy film directed by Jon Turteltaub, starring Michael Douglas, Robert De Niro, Morgan Freeman, and Kevin Kline. The film was released to theaters on November 1, ...more
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Rush Hour 2 is listed (or ranked) 7 on the list The Funniest Movies About Vegas
Maggie Q, Jackie Chan, Zhang Ziyi

Released: 2001

Directed by: Brett Ratner

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What Happens in Vegas is listed (or ranked) 8 on the list The Funniest Movies About Vegas
Cameron Diaz, Ashton Kutcher, Queen Latifah

Released: 2008

Directed by: Tom Vaughan

What Happens in Vegas is a 2008 American romantic comedy film from 20th Century Fox starring Cameron Diaz and Ashton Kutcher. The title is based on the Las Vegas marketing catchphrase "What ...more

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Get Him to the Greek is listed (or ranked) 9 on the list The Funniest Movies About Vegas
Katy Perry, Christina Aguilera, Kristen Bell

Released: 2010

Directed by: Nicholas Stoller

Get Him to the Greek is a 2010 American rock comedy film written, produced and directed by Nicholas Stoller and starring Jonah Hill and Russell Brand. The film was released on June 4, 2010. Get ...more

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Fools Rush In is listed (or ranked) 10 on the list The Funniest Movies About Vegas
Salma Hayek, Matthew Perry, Jill Clayburgh

Released: 1997

Directed by: Andy Tennant

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Very Bad Things is listed (or ranked) 11 on the list The Funniest Movies About Vegas
Cameron Diaz, Christian Slater, Jeremy Piven

Released: 1998

Directed by: Peter Berg

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Miss Congeniality 2: Arm... is listed (or ranked) 12 on the list The Funniest Movies About Vegas
Sandra Bullock, Dolly Parton, William Shatner

Released: 2005

Directed by: John Pasquin

Miss Congeniality 2: Armed and Fabulous is a 2005 comedy film directed by John Pasquin, starring Sandra Bullock. It is a sequel to the 2000 film Miss Congeniality. Bullock, who also produced the ...more

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Beavis and Butt-head Do ... is listed (or ranked) 13 on the list The Funniest Movies About Vegas
Demi Moore, Bruce Willis, David Letterman

Released: 1996

Directed by: Mike deSeve, Mike Judge, Brian Mulroney, Yvette Kaplan

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Honeymoon in Vegas is listed (or ranked) 14 on the list The Funniest Movies About Vegas
Nicolas Cage, Sarah Jessica Parker, Bruno Mars

Released: 1992

Directed by: Andrew Bergman

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The Incredible Burt Wond... is listed (or ranked) 15 on the list The Funniest Movies About Vegas
Olivia Wilde, Jim Carrey, Steve Carell

Released: 2013

Directed by: Don Scardino

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Corvette Summer is listed (or ranked) 16 on the list The Funniest Movies About Vegas
Ian McKellen, Mark Hamill, Danny Bonaduce

Released: 1978

Directed by: Matthew Robbins

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Think Like a Man Too is listed (or ranked) 17 on the list The Funniest Movies About Vegas
Kevin Hart, Gabrielle Union, Wendi McLendon-Covey

Released: 2014

Directed by: Tim Story

Think Like a Man Too is a 2014 comedy film directed by Tim Story and the sequel to Story's 2012 film Think Like a Man based on Steve Harvey's book Act Like a Lady, Think Like a Man. The script ...more
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Paul Blart: Mall Cop 2 ... is listed (or ranked) 18 on the list The Funniest Movies About Vegas
Kevin James, Molly Shannon, Ana Gasteyer

Released: 2015

Directed by: Andy Fickman

Paul Blart: Mall Cop 2 is a 2015 American action comedy film directed by Andy Fickman and written by Kevin James and Nick Bakay. It is the sequel to the 2009 film Paul Blart: Mall Cop directed ...more
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The Grand is listed (or ranked) 19 on the list The Funniest Movies About Vegas
Shannon Elizabeth, Woody Harrelson, Hank Azaria

Released: 2008

Directed by: Zak Penn

The Grand is an improv comedy film directed by Zak Penn. The film has an ensemble cast including Ray Romano, Woody Harrelson, Chris Parnell, Werner Herzog, Jason Alexander, Dennis Farina, David ...more