Ironic movies and TV shows

The list contains the best, new and most relevant ironic movies ordered by relevance. The recommendation service has sorted out ironic, humorous, light, satirical, absurd and melancholic films and TV shows about / with father son relationship, storytelling, loneliness, life philosophy, dialogue, kiss, society, depression, doctor and drinking plots mostly in Comedy, Drama and Romance genres shot in USA, UK, France and other countries.
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TOP 10 movies tagged as ironic: Patrick Melrose (2018), Awkward. (2011), Wild Tales (2014), A Man Called Ove (2015), Destination Wedding (2018), Trainspotting (1996), Carnage (2011), Action Point (2018), American Vandal (2017), Arizona (2018).

List of ironic movies

Patrick Melrose (2018)
Genre: Drama
Country: UK, USA
Duration: 60 min.
Story: Based on the Patrick Molrose Novels by Edward St. Aubyn
Style: ironic, psychological, captivating, suspense, surreal
Plot: dialogue, drugs/alcohol, father son relationship, misfit, family relations, ambition, destiny, flashback, family problems, drug addiction, violence, society ...
Time: 1990s, 1960s, 2000s
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Monty Python and the Holy Grail (1975)
Genre: Adventure, Comedy, Fantasy
Country: UK
Duration: 91 min.
Story: King Arthur, accompanied by his squire, recruits his Knights of the Round Table, including Sir Bedevere the Wise, Sir Lancelot the Brave, Sir Robin the Not-Quite-So-Brave-As-Sir-Lancelot and Sir Galahad the Pure. On the way, Arthur battles the Black ...
Style: humorous, absurd, surreal, ironic, atmospheric ...
Plot: monty python, holy grail, monk, king arthur, knight, legends and myths, adventure, disorder, absurd humor, courage, surrealism, sword fight ...
Time: middle ages
Place: england, dungeon, europe, scotland yard
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 7.6
 41K
Awkward. (2011)
Genre: Comedy, Drama, Romance
Country: USA
Duration: 22 min.
Story: An irreverent look at the conflict, chaos and humor that defines teenage life through the eyes of 15-year-old Jenna Hamilton whose life begins to change when a simple accident becomes an epic misunderstanding and is blown way out of proportion. ...
Style: humorous, realistic, light, ironic, not serious
Audience: teens, teen comedy
Plot: high school, teenage life, teenage love, loser, friends, classmates, self esteem, high school life, popularity, student, youth, coming of age ...
Time: contemporary, 21st century
Place: usa
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 8.1
 148K
Wild Tales (2014)
Genre: Comedy, Drama, Thriller
Country: Argentina, Spain
Duration: 122 min.
Story: Six short stories that explore the extremities of human behavior involving people in distress.
Style: tense, dark humor, psychological, cynical, offbeat ...
Plot: human nature, revenge, unlikely criminals, wedding party, road rage, twists & turns, fighting the system, violence, corruption, multiple storylines, destiny, farce ...
Time: contemporary, 21st century
Place: argentina, latin america
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A Man Called Ove (2015)
Genre: Comedy, Drama, Romance
Country: Sweden
Duration: 116 min.
Story: Despite grumpy 59 year-old Ove being deposed as president of his condominium association, but he keeps looking over the neighbourhood with an iron fist. When pregnant Parvaneh and her family move into the terraced house opposite Ove and she ...
Style: touching, compassionate, ironic, emotional, scenic ...
Plot: unlikely friendships, neighbor neighbor relationship, husband wife relationship, cancer, mentor, life & death, loneliness, lone hero, life philosophy, love, aging, flashback ...
Place: sweden, spain
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Destination Wedding (2018)
Genre: Comedy, Drama, Romance
Country: USA
Duration: 90 min.
Story: Frank and Lindsay two emotionally broken people, must attend a destination wedding. They meet and, over the course of the weekend and against all odds, find themselves drawn to one another even as they are repulsed by one another.
Style: talky, ironic, witty, cynical
Plot: cynic, one night stand, wedding, boyfriend girlfriend relationship, love story, initially antagonists, ex boyfriend, fall in love, dialogue, life philosophy, destiny, loneliness ...
Place: california
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 8.2
 583K
Trainspotting (1996)
Genre: Drama
Country: UK
Duration: 93 min.
Story: Renton, deeply immersed in the Edinburgh drug scene, tries to clean up and get out, despite the allure of the drugs and influence of friends.
Style: disturbing, semi serious, captivating, dark humor, rough ...
Audience: boys' night
Plot: heroin, addiction, drug abuse, social misfits, life is a bitch, friendship, society, counterculture, crimes, surrealism, misfit, drug addiction ...
Time: 90s, 20th century, 1990s
Place: scotland, edinburgh scotland, europe, london
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 7.2
 110K
Carnage (2011)
Genre: Comedy, Drama
Country: France, Germany, Poland, Spain, USA
Duration: 80 min.
Story: After 11-year-old Zachary Cowan strikes his classmate across the face with a stick after an argument, the victim's parents invite Zachary's parents to their Brooklyn apartment to deal with the incident in a civilized manner.
Style: talky, dark humor, cynical, ironic, satirical ...
Plot: dysfunctional family, family relations, dialogue driven, family problems, unsupportive spouse, marital problem, under the surface, parenthood, husband wife relationship, battle of the sexes, psychology, insult ...
Time: contemporary, 21st century
Place: usa, new york, africa
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Howie Mandel Presents Howie Mandel at the Howie Mandel Comedy Club (2019)
Genre: Comedy
Country: USA
Duration: 56 min.
Story: After being a mainstay on the comedy circuit for 40 years, Howie takes the stage at the comedy club that bears his name in Atlantic City for his first stand up comedy special in over 20 years.
Style: dark humor, humorous, witty, ironic, light
Plot: monologue, stand up comedian, comedian, adult humor, storytelling, absurd humor, sexual humor, bald hero, concert hall
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 5.0
 6K
Action Point (2018)
Genre: Comedy
Country: USA, South Africa
Duration: 85 min.
Story: A daredevil designs and operates his own theme park with his friends.
Style: feel good, ironic, scary, humorous, entertaining
Audience: family outing, teen comedy
Plot: amusement park, danger, thrill ride, storytelling, business, adult as child, father daughter relationship, animals, bare breasts, theme park, mascot, sex scene
Time: contemporary
Place: usa
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American Vandal (2017)
Genre: Comedy, Crime, Drama, Mystery
Country: USA
Duration: 34 min.
Story: A true-crime satire that explores the aftermath of a costly high school prank that left twenty-seven faculty cars vandalized with phallic images.
Style: humorous, ironic, light, witty
Plot: vandalism, graffiti, cliche, parody, high school, stupidity, swearing, juvenile delinquent, screwball, absurd humor, absurdism, farce
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 5.7
 4K
Arizona (2018)
Genre: Comedy, Thriller
Country: USA
Duration: 85 min.
Story: Set in the midst of the 2009 housing crisis, the life of Cassie Fowler, a single mother and struggling realtor, goes off the rails when she witnesses a murder.
Style: ironic, satirical, dark humor, suspense
Plot: murder, single mother, realtor, arizona territory, revenge, hostages, criminal, debt, blood, desert
Place: phoenix arizona
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Holmes & Watson (2018)
Genre: Adventure, Comedy, Crime, Mystery
Country: USA
Duration: 90 min.
Story: Detective Sherlock Holmes and Dr. John Watson join forces to investigate a murder at Buckingham Palace. They soon learn that they have only four days to solve the case, or the queen will become the next victim.
Style: ironic, not serious, humorous, feel good, absurd
Plot: sherlock holmes, queen of england, irony, doctor, crime investigation, pipe smoking, judge, clue, laughter, villain, british humour, queen victoria ...
Time: victorian era
Place: england
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 5.5
 9K
The Package (2018)
Genre: Comedy
Country: USA
Duration: 94 min.
Story: When a group of teenagers goes on a spring break camping trip, an unfortunate accident sets off a race to save their friend’s most prized possession.
Style: ironic, absurd, funny, humorous, light ...
Plot: camping trip, spring break, teenagers, castration, forest, friends, adventure, injury
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 6.1
 17K
Book Club (2018)
Genre: Comedy, Drama, Romance
Country: USA
Duration: 104 min.
Story: Four lifelong friends have their lives forever changed after reading Fifty Shades of Grey in their monthly book club.
Style: humorous, ironic, light, romantic, melancholic
Audience: chick flick
Plot: dating, female protagonist, female friendship, reading a book, book, rooftop, drinking, dinner, husband wife relationship, ex husband ex wife relationship, widow, father son relationship ...
Time: contemporary
Place: usa
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 5.7
 3K
Lolo (2015)
Genre: Comedy
Country: France
Duration: 99 min.
Story: On holiday in the south of France, chic Parisian sophisticate Violette meets life-loving IT geek Jean-René. Against all odds, there’s a real chemistry between them and at the end of the summer, Jean-René wastes no time in joining his beloved in ...
Style: humorous, ironic, light, romantic, funny
Audience: chick flick, family outing
Plot: girlfriend girlfriend relationship, single woman, mother son conflict, mama's boy, mother son relationship, crumbling relationship, love story, stepfather stepson relationship, parent child relationship, love affair, frame up, laptop ...
Place: paris france, france
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 8.0
 3K
Afonya (1975)
Genre: Comedy, Drama, Romance
Country: Soviet Union
Duration: 92 min.
Story: The 1975 film by Georgi Daneliya "Afonya" was an unexpected commercial hit in USSR. The main character "Afonya" Borshev is a plumber, who spends his life partying with "buddies", many of whom he doesn't even ...
Style: sincere, funny, satirical, ironic
Plot: social satire, love, bribery, middle aged man, friendship, social relations, coworker relationship, older man younger woman relationship, colleague colleague relationship, plumber, one against many, slacker ...
Place: soviet union, russia
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The Invention of Lying (2009)
Genre: Comedy, Fantasy, Romance
Country: USA
Duration: 100 min.
Story: Set in a world where the concept of lying doesn't exist, a loser changes his lot when he invents lying and uses it to get ahead.
Style: humorous, cynical, funny, clever, absurd ...
Plot: misfit, love and romance, society, dishonesty, love triangle, farce, disorder, honesty, alternate reality, pretense, truth, wooing ...
Time: contemporary, 21st century
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 7.1
 165K
The Lobster (2015)
Genre: Comedy, Drama, Romance, Sci-Fi, Thriller
Country: Ireland, UK, Greece, France, Netherlands
Duration: 119 min.
Story: In a dystopian near future, single people, according to the laws of The City, are taken to The Hotel, where they are obliged to find a romantic partner in forty-five days or are transformed into beasts and sent off into The Woods.
Style: surreal, artsy, clever, ironic, dark humor ...
Plot: manhunt, hotel, dead animal, rabbit, absurdism, hunting, metaphor, dead rabbit, suicide attempt, blood, boat, swimming ...
Time: near future
Place: greece
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Shakespeare & Hathaway - Private Investigators (2018)
Genre: Comedy, Drama, Mystery
Country: UK
Duration: 45 min.
Story: Frank Hathaway, a hardboiled private investigator, and his rookie sidekick Lu Shakespeare form the unlikeliest of partnerships as they investigate the secrets of rural Warwickshire's residents.
Style: captivating, witty, semi serious, feel good, ironic
Audience: chick flick, boys' night
Plot: private investigator, mystery, female detective, investigation, partners, eccentricity, unconventional method, adventure
Time: 21st century
Place: britain
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 6.4
 565
Cash (2011)
Genre: Comedy, Crime
Country: Russia
Duration: 88 min.
Story: Москва. Наши дни. В центре города из машины двое воришек крадут сумку с миллионом евро, думая, что им, наконец, повезло, и даже не ...
Style: realistic, satirical, semi serious, ironic
Audience: boys' night
Plot: corruption, money, prostitute, mistaken identity, thief, fight, mafia, bribe, bank, briefcase full of money, police, businessman ...
Time: contemporary
Place: ukraine
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I Am Not an Easy Man (2018)
Genre: Comedy
Country: France
Duration: 98 min.
Story: The chauvinist Damien wakes up in a world where women and men have their roles reversed in society, and everything is dominated by women.
Style: captivating, thought provoking, ironic, feel good, romantic
Audience: girls' night, chick flick
Plot: gender roles, sexism, gender, male female relationship, sorority, new life, social relations, sexist, female nudity, barefoot male, double standard, social satire ...
Time: contemporary
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People of Earth (2016)
Genre: Comedy, Mystery, Sci-Fi
Country: USA
Duration: 30 min.
Story: Skeptical journalist Ozzie Graham investigates a support group for alien abductees to write about the members' supposed encounters. The more he digs into their oddball claims, the more he realizes there is truth in their stories and possibly ...
Style: semi serious, ironic, captivating, satirical
Audience: girls' night, boys' night
Plot: alien abduction, support group, skeptic, alien contact, journalist, small town, screwball, society
Time: contemporary
Place: new york state
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 8.1
 13K
Schitt's Creek (2015)
Genre: Comedy
Country: Canada, USA
Duration: 22 min.
Story: Formerly filthy rich video store magnate Johnny Rose, his soap star wife Moira, and their two kids, über-hipster son David and socialite daughter Alexis, suddenly find themselves broke and forced to live in Schitt's Creek, a small depressing ...
Style: not serious, humorous, ironic, situational comedy, light ...
Audience: girls' night, chick flick, family outing
Plot: small town, eccentric family, life turned upside down, sitcom, parents and children, family relations, couple relations, class differences, brother sister relationship, bankruptcy, couples, disorder ...
Time: contemporary, 21st century
Place: canada
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 7.0
 1K
Donbass (2018)
Genre: Drama
Country: Germany, Ukraine, France, Netherlands, Romania
Duration: 110 min.
Story: In the Donbas, a region of Eastern Ukraine, a hybrid war takes place, involving an open armed conflict alongside killings and robberies on a mass scale perpetrated by separatist gangs. In the Donbass, war is called peace, propaganda is uttered as ...
Style: tragicomedy, ironic, satirical, suspenseful
Plot: journalist, beaten up, bomb shelter, checkpoint, vigilantism, insecurity, real world, military, bus, murder, snowman, train ...
Time: 2010s
Place: ukraine
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Dragon Ball Super: Broly (2018)
Genre: Animation, Action, Adventure, Family, Fantasy, Sci-Fi
Country: Japan
Duration: 100 min.
Story: The theme for this remarkable new film will be "Saiyan", the strongest race in the universe. Since "Battle of Gods", Goku has undergone new forms from Super Saiyan God to Super Saiyan Blue to other evolved forms that have gone up ...
Style: funny, ironic, twists and turns, exciting
Plot: transformation, alien race, resurrection, power, attack, dating show, manga, mysticism, villain, tyranny, martial arts, space battle ...
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 5.3
 2K
French Women (2014)
Genre: Comedy, Romance
Country: France
Duration: 116 min.
Story: A story about 11 girls living in Paris. Each of them has its own problems: career, love life, children. Every girl has their complexes and virtues. They always look elegant, hiding their inner feelings. Will they reach all the goals and overcome all ...
Style: humorous, ironic, entertaining, cynical, semi serious ...
Audience: chick flick
Plot: love affair, love and romance, women, women in society, adultery, friendship between women, female protagonist, lesbian, single woman, male female relationship, married woman, lifestyle ...
Time: contemporary, 21st century
Place: france, europe, paris france
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American Woman (2018)
Genre: Comedy
Country: USA
Duration: 30 min.
Story: This 1970s period dramedy inspired by the real life Kyle Richards and set amid the sexual revolution and the rise of second-wave feminism follows Bonnie, an unconventional mother struggling to raise her two daughters after leaving her husband. With ...
Style: inspirational, ironic, uplifting, humorous, topical humor
Plot: single mother, feminism, sexual revolution, changing lives, crumbling marriage, housewife, child care, family
Time: 70s
Place: usa
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Iron Sky: The Coming Race (2019)
Genre: Action, Adventure, Comedy, Sci-Fi
Country: Finland, Germany, Belgium
Duration: 90 min.
Story: Twenty years after the events of Iron Sky, the former Nazi Moonbase has become the last refuge of mankind. Earth was devastated by a nuclear war, but buried deep under the wasteland lies a power that could save the last of humanity - or destroy it ...
Style: exciting, ironic, absurd, not serious
Plot: humanity, nazis, rescue, future dystopia, moon, earth, female protagonist, dinosaur, space opera, hitler, nazi
Time: future
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King of Thieves (2018)
Genre: Crime, Drama
Country: UK
Duration: 108 min.
Story: A caper film about the unlikely gang of retirees that pulled off the daring Hatton Garden jewellery heist of 2015.
Style: based on true events, captivating, light, ironic
Plot: burglary, robbery, elderly, crime, jewelry, british, gang, diamonds, historical event, one last job, elderly man, police surveillance ...
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