Comedy movies are the opium of the masses. They indubitably cater to the largest number of moviegoers, irrespective of their tastes. These movies are for everyone. No one can repudiate a good laugh and fun-filled entertainment. They appeal to everyone who has eyes, and at times for the ones who don’t as well! With the rise of comedy stalwarts like Steve Carrel, Kristen Wiig, Jonah Hill and Amy Schumer, there has been an introduction of adult comedy in the genre. The Rating agencies have been sentient to the uprising and has promptly R-Rated them. Most of these films satirize and at times juxtapose everyday life situations that adults all over the world face with undying courage. The syncretism of the comedy genre with almost all genres has produced some of the most enjoyable movies ever made. The following list consists of some of the best adult comedies ever. You can watch some of these best r-rated comedy movies on Netflix, Hulu or Amazon Prime.
10. Superbad (2007)
The triumvirate of Judd Apatow, Seth Rogen and Jonah Hill has produced some of the best comic cinema in recent times. This was one of their earliest collaborations. The film stars Jonah Hill and Michael Cera as two students about to graduate high-school, who intend to have a once in a lifetime party and lose their virginities before graduating. But as the fate has it, the plans go haywire and the leads stick into the quagmire of hilarious and embarrassing situations. The film opened to positive reviews with the chemistry of the two leads getting considerable praise. It almost grossed over eight times its budget, making it one of the most commercial R-Rated films around.
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9. Zombieland (2009)
This film is an amalgamation of the comedy and the zombie genre. This unique confluence made it a distinctive achievement in modern film-making. The plot revolves around its four leads, survivors of a zombie apocalypse. The film follows a geeky college kid making his way through the zombie apocalypse, meeting three strangers along the way and together taking an extended road-trip across the US in an attempt to find a sanctuary free from zombies, The impressive lead cast featuring names like Woody Harrelson, Jesse Eisenberg, Emma Stone and Abigail Breslin, elevates the film into a must-watch haven. The film was a critical and commercial success, and was R-Rated due to the gory violence and cannibalism.