The Best Rik Mayall Movies

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List of the best Rik Mayall movies, ranked best to worst with movie trailers when available. Rik Mayall's highest grossing movies have received a lot of accolades over the years, earning millions upon millions around the world. The order of these top Rik Mayall movies is decided by how many votes they receive, so only highly rated Rik Mayall movies will be at the top of the list. Rik Mayall has been in a lot of films, so people often debate each other over what the greatest Rik Mayall movie of all time is. If you and a friend are arguing about this then use this list of the most entertaining Rik Mayall films to end the squabble once and for all.

If you think the best Rik Mayall role isn't at the top, then upvote it so it has the chance to become number one. The greatest Rik Mayall performances didn't necessarily come from the best movies, but in most cases they go hand in hand.

This list is made up of films like Kevin of the North and Carry On Columbus.

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  • Drop Dead Fred
    Phoebe Cates, Rik Mayall, Marsha Mason
    • Released: 1991
    • Directed by: Ate de Jong
  • Guest House Paradiso
    Simon Pegg, Bill Nighy, Vincent Cassel
    • Released: 1999
    • Directed by: Ade Edmondson
  • Blackadder: Back & Forth
    Kate Moss, Hugh Laurie, Colin Firth
    • Released: 1999
    • Directed by: Paul Weiland
  • Valiant
    Ewan McGregor, Ricky Gervais, Tim Curry
    • Released: 2005
    • Directed by: Gary Chapman
  • An American Werewolf in London
    David Naughton, Jenny Agutter, Griffin Dunne
    • Released: 1981
    • Directed by: John Landis
  • Bring Me the Head of Mavis Davis
    Rik Mayall, Danny Aiello, Jane Horrocks
    • Released: 1997
    • Directed by: John Henderson
  • Carry On Columbus
    Jon Pertwee, Rik Mayall, Larry Miller
    • Released: 1992
    • Directed by: Gerald Thomas
  • Eat the Rich
    Paul McCartney, Robbie Coltrane, Jennifer Saunders
    • Released: 1987
    • Directed by: Peter Richardson
  • Kevin of the North
    Natasha Henstridge, Leslie Nielsen, Rik Mayall
    • Released: 2001
    • Directed by: Bob Spiers
  • Johnny English Reborn
    Rowan Atkinson, Gillian Anderson, Dominic West
    • Released: 2011
    • Directed by: Oliver Parker
  • The Princess and the Goblin
    Rik Mayall, Claire Bloom, Roy Kinnear
    • Released: 1991
    • Directed by: József Gémes
  • Shock Treatment
    Rik Mayall, Barry Humphries, Ruby Wax
    • Released: 1981
    • Directed by: Jim Sharman
  • Marple: Why Didn't They Ask Evans?
    Natalie Dormer, Hannah Murray, Rik Mayall
    • Released: 2009
    • Directed by: Nicholas Renton
  • The Snow Queen
    Helen Mirren, Hugh Laurie, Imelda Staunton
    • Released: 1995
    • Directed by: Martin Gates
  • The Hunt for Tony Blair
    Robbie Coltrane, Jennifer Saunders, Rik Mayall
    • Released: 2011
    • Directed by: Peter Richardson
  • Little Noises
    Tatum O'Neal, Crispin Glover, Rik Mayall
    • Directed by: Jane Spencer
  • Just for the Record
    Rik Mayall, Danny Dyer, Amii Grove
    • Released: 2010
    • Directed by: Steven Lawson
  • Merlin: The Return
    Tia Carrere, Rik Mayall, Patrick Bergin
    • Released: 2000
    • Directed by: Paul Matthews
  • Evil Calls: The Raven
    Christopher Walken, Rik Mayall, Norman Wisdom
    • Released: 2008
    • Directed by: Richard Driscoll
  • This Side of the Afterlife
    Rik Mayall, Elisabeth Dermot Walsh, Robert Stone
    • Released: 2010
    • Directed by: Adam Horton, Joe Horton
  • The Snow Queen's Revenge
    Hugh Laurie, Imelda Staunton, Rik Mayall
    • Released: 1996
  • Chaos and Cadavers
    Rik Mayall, Keeley Hawes, Ian McNeice
    • Released: 2003
    • Directed by: Niklaus Hilber
  • The Canterville Ghost
    Rik Mayall, Celia Imrie, Ian Richardson
    • Released: 1997
    • Directed by: Crispin Reece
  • The Itch of the Golden Nit
    David Tennant, Catherine Tate, Rik Mayall
    • Released: 2011
    • Directed by: Sarah Cox