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The Best Comedy Horror Movies  

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List Rules Vote for your personal favorite films, regardless of how popular or successful they were at the box office.

Funny horror movies! This is a list list of some of the best comedy horror movies ever made, or horror comedies. Either way is fine! many of these films are streaming on Netflix and Amazon Prime. This comedy horror movie list can be sorted by cast, year, director and more.

These are the best comedy horror movies of all time, as voted on by fans of the films.  

These are the top films in the comedy horror genre, meaning that each and every one of these is a movie with at least a single element of the comedy horror genre in it. Makes sense, right? Great!

Are you one of those people that doesn't like black Honeymoon or The Drunken Dead Guy? You know, one of those people. Then vote those things down to have your voice heard!

The films on this list range from the most famous comedy horror movies of all time to some lesser known ones that you should maybe watch unless you're a total phony and are feigning interest in horror comedies. 


Plenty of well-known directors have been associated with Comedy horror films, including Peter Jackson and Roman Polanski.

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doremifasola added Jessica Alba, Ricky Martin, Vivica A. Fox
Idle Hands is a 1999 horror comedy film directed by Rodman Flender, written by Terri Hughes and Ron Milbauer, and starring Devon Sawa, Seth Green, Elden Henson, Jessica Alba, and Vivica A. Fox. ...more
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abyx added Michael J. Fox, Peter Jackson, R. Lee Ermey
The Frighteners is a 1996 New Zealand-American horror comedy film directed by Peter Jackson and co-written with his wife, Fran Walsh. The film stars Michael J. Fox, Trini Alvarado, Peter Dobson, ...more
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The Lost Boys is listed (or ranked) 28 on the list The Best Comedy Horror Movies
but chickens double d added Kiefer Sutherland, Corey Feldman, Corey Haim
The Lost Boys is a 1987 American teen horror film starring Jason Patric, Corey Haim, Kiefer Sutherland, Jami Gertz, Corey Feldman, Dianne Wiest, Edward Herrmann, Alex Winter, Jamison Newlander, ...more
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Chris Hemsworth, Sigourney Weaver, Amy Acker
The Cabin in the Woods is a 2012 American horror comedy film directed by Drew Goddard in his directorial debut, produced by Joss Whedon, and written by Whedon and Goddard. The film stars Kristen ...more
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but chickens double d added Stephen King, Ed Harris, Ted Danson
Creepshow is a 1982 horror anthology film with elements of black comedy directed by George A. Romero and written by Stephen King. The film's ensemble cast included Hal Holbrook, Adrienne ...more
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abyx added John Goodman, Brandy Norwood, Jeff Daniels
Arachnophobia is a 1990 American horror comedy film directed by Frank Marshall and starring Jeff Daniels and John Goodman. It was the first film released by Hollywood Pictures, as well as being ...more
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I Sell the Dead is listed (or ranked) 32 on the list The Best Comedy Horror Movies
Ron Perlman, Dominic Monaghan, Larry Fessenden
I Sell the Dead is a 2008 comedy horror film, the feature film debut from Irish director Glenn McQuaid. The film is a period horror comedy about grave robbing and stars Dominic Monaghan, Ron ...more
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but chickens double d added Mitch Pileggi, James Karen, Allan Trautman
This film is an American zombie horror comedy film that was released in 1988. It was written and directed by Ken Wiederhorn. The film was released by Lorimar Motion Pictures on January 8, 1988, ...more
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abyx added Jemaine Clement, Rhys Darby, Taika Waititi
What We Do in the Shadows is a 2014 New Zealand mockumentary comedy horror film about a group of vampires who live together in Wellington. Directed and written by Taika Waititi and Jemaine ...more
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maria-tereza added Anna Faris, Tim Curry, James Woods
Scary Movie 2 is a 2001 American horror comedy film and the second film in the Scary Movie franchise. The film stars Anna Faris, Regina Hall, Shawn Wayans, and Marlon Wayans (all reprising their ...more
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but chickens double d added Jack Nicholson, Dick Miller, Mel Welles
The Little Shop of Horrors is a 1960 American comedy horror film directed by Roger Corman. Written by Charles B. Griffith, the film is a farce about an inadequate florist's assistant who ...more
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IsabelKühn added Eli Roth, Peter Stormare, Robert Englund
2001 Maniacs is a 2005 American comedy horror film directed by Tim Sullivan, starring Robert Englund, Jay Gillespie, Dylan Edrington, and Matthew Carey. It is a remake of the 1964 film Two ...more
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John Dies at the End is listed (or ranked) 38 on the list The Best Comedy Horror Movies
but chickens double d added Paul Giamatti, Clancy Brown, Doug Jones
This film is a 2012 American dark comedy horror film written and directed by Don Coscarelli, based on David Wong's novel of the same name. Principal photography began in October 2010, and by ...more
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abyx added Paul Giamatti, Bruce Campbell, Ossie Davis
Bubba Ho-Tep is a 2002 American comedy horror film starring Bruce Campbell as Elvis Presley — now a resident in a nursing home. The film also stars Ossie Davis as Jack, a black man who claims to ...more
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maria-tereza added Pamela Anderson, Charlie Sheen, Jenny McCarthy
Scary Movie 3 is a 2003 American horror comedy film, which parodies the horror, sci-fi, and mystery genres. It is the third film in the Scary Movie franchise, and the first to be directed by ...more
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abyx added Bruce Willis, Rose McGowan, Fergie
Planet Terror is a 2007 American action horror science-fiction film directed by Robert Rodriguez, about a group of people attempting to survive an onslaught of zombie-like creatures as they feud ...more
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Jack Brooks: Monster Slayer is listed (or ranked) 42 on the list The Best Comedy Horror Movies
Robert Englund, Rachel Skarsten, Daniel Kash
Jack Brooks: Monster Slayer is a Canadian comedy horror monster movie produced by Brookstreet Pictures. The film was directed Jon Knautz and stars Trevor Matthews, Robert Englund and Rachel ...more
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Trailer Park of Terror is listed (or ranked) 43 on the list The Best Comedy Horror Movies
Trace Adkins, Priscilla Barnes, Nichole Hiltz
Trailer Park of Terror is a 2008 American direct-to-video horror film directed by Steven Goldmann and written by Timothy Dolan.
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The Addams Family is listed (or ranked) 44 on the list The Best Comedy Horror Movies
Christina Ricci, Christopher Lloyd, Anjelica Huston
The Addams Family is a 1991 American fantasy comedy film based on the characters from the cartoon of the same name created by cartoonist Charles Addams. The movie was originally developed at ...more
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but chickens double d added Tom Hanks, Carrie Fisher, Corey Feldman
The 'Burbs is a 1989 American comedy film directed by Joe Dante starring Tom Hanks, Bruce Dern, Carrie Fisher, Rick Ducommun, Corey Feldman, Wendy Schaal, and Henry Gibson. The film was written ...more
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abyx added Teresa Palmer, John Malkovich, Dave Franco
Warm Bodies is a 2013 drama horror romance film written by Jonathan Levine and Isaac Marion and directed by Jonathan Levine.
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maria-tereza added Charlie Sheen, Shaquille O'Neal, Carmen Electra
Scary Movie 4 is a 2006 American horror comedy parody film and the fourth film of the Scary Movie franchise, as well as the first film in the franchise to be released under The Weinstein Company ...more
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Arthur Williams added Vincent Price, Bela Lugosi, Lou Costello
Bud Abbott and Lou Costello Meet Frankenstein, or Bud Abbott Lou Costello Meet Frankenstein —although the film is usually referred to as simply Abbott and Costello Meet Frankenstein—is a 1948 ...more
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Frank Lentz, Lisa DeHaven, Bucky Santini
Redneck Zombies is a 1987 very low budget independent horror comedy trash film directed by Pericles Lewnes and released by Troma Entertainment.
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Killer Klowns from Outer Space is listed (or ranked) 50 on the list The Best Comedy Horror Movies
but chickens double d added Christopher Titus, John Vernon, Royal Dano
Killer Klowns from Outer Space is a 1988 American science fiction horror comedy movie made by The Chiodo Brothers and starring Grant Cramer and Suzanne Snyder. It is the only Chiodo Brothers' ...more