Small But Clever Details From R-Rated Comedies That Enhance Even Our 100th Rewatch

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Comedy has been one of the most popular genres of film since the damn of the medium. While a great comedy can often be made for everyone, some of the best have been rated "R." The raunchiness and how they don't hold back on much of anything makes the best R-rated comedies simply some of the greatest movies ever made, and they are often watched and rewatched over and over again! There have been countless R-rated comedies over the years, many of which have been woefully underrated, and due to their adult nature, there are tons of small details most viewers never notice.

Fans of R-rated comedies have picked apart every aspect of the characters and events, finding interesting details that make them all the better. Still, no matter how many times you watch R-rated comedies, there's no way to see every detail that shows up on the screen - after all, they're absolutely packed with small but impactful details. Nevertheless, plenty of people have noticed them and posted their findings on the MovieDetails subreddit. This list takes a look at some of the best small details from R-rated comedies that demand a rewatch.


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    10 VOTES

    The Orgasm Manual In 'American Pie' Is Shelved Under "Fluid Dynamics"

    From Redditor u/chamomileinyohood:

    In American Pie (1999), the orgasm manual is located in the “Fluid Dynamics” section of the library

    10 votes
  • 2
    9 VOTES

    Tallahassee's Wrapping Paper In 'Zombieland: Double Tap' Truly Came From A Painting In The White House

    From Redditor u/Predareal:

    In Zombieland: Double Tap (2019), Tallahassee gifts Little Rock a gun gift wrapped in a William Taft Painting. He also says that “Since he was fat, there was quite a bit left of the painting”. Later in the film, we see Wichita and Columbus having an argument in front of the cut-up Taft painting.

    9 votes
  • 3
    6 VOTES

    The Chicken In 'The Hangover' Is There To Feed The Tiger

    From Redditor u/krstyan:

    Ever wondered why was there chicken in the room when Phil, Stu, and Alan wake up in the movie The Hangover? In the DVD Commentary Todd Phillips reveals that the guys brought it because they wanted to feed the tiger.

    6 votes
  • 4
    6 VOTES

    There's An Easter Egg In 'Step Brothers' Linking It To 'Talladega Nights'

    From Redditor u/nearlyheadlessbick:

    In Step Brothers (2008) - Brennan Huff has a Hugalo's Pizza sign which is the restaurant Will Ferrell's character Ricky Bobby works at in Talladega Nights

    6 votes
  • 5
    6 VOTES

    Dale & Saul Are Held In The Same Room As PVT Miller In 'Pineapple Express'

    From Redditor u/Heisenbro3556:

    In Pineapple Express, when Dale and Saul are captured, you can see the suit from the opening scene indicating that they were being held captive in the same room Pvt. Miller was being observed in at the beginning of the movie.

    6 votes
  • 6
    5 VOTES

    Dopinder's Kidnap Victim In 'Deadpool' Is Voiced By Ryan Reynolds

    From Redditor u/VictorBlimpmuscle:

    In Deadpool (2016), the screams of Dopinder’s kidnapped cousin (and romantic rival) Bandhu heard coming from the cab trunk are voiced by an uncredited Ryan Reynolds.

    5 votes