Witty movies and TV shows

The list contains the best, new and most relevant witty movies ordered by relevance. The recommendation service has sorted out witty, realistic, humorous, semi serious, clever and stylized films and TV shows about / with friends, friendship, crimes, family relations, mentor, dialogue, murder, marriage, runaway and verbal byplay plots mostly in Comedy, Drama and Romance genres shot in USA, UK, Germany and other countries.
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TOP 10 movies tagged as witty: Ocean's Eleven (2001), Sherlock (2010), Elementary (2012), Daria (1997), Misfits (2009), Castle (2009), Bones (2005), Good Omens (2019), The Big Bang Theory (2007), House (2004).

List of witty movies

 7.8
 479K
Ocean's Eleven (2001)
Genre: Crime, Thriller
Country: USA
Duration: 116 min.
Story: Less than 24 hours into his parole, charismatic thief Danny Ocean is already rolling out his next plan: In one night, Danny's hand-picked crew of specialists will attempt to steal more than $150 million from three Las Vegas casinos. But to ...
Style: witty, clever, exciting, humorous, twists and turns ...
Audience: boys' night, date night, teens
Plot: heist, cons and scams, perfect crime, thief, casino, scheme, group of criminals, outsmarting, buddies, crime, friends, crimes ...
Time: 21st century, contemporary, 2000s
Place: las vegas, usa, chicago illinois, san diego california, atlantic city new jersey ...
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 9.1
 725K
Sherlock (2010)
Genre: Crime, Drama, Mystery, Thriller
Country: UK, USA
Duration: 88 min.
Story: A modern update finds the famous sleuth and his doctor partner solving crime in 21st century London.
Style: captivating, clever, witty, psychological, serious ...
Plot: private detective, investigation, sherlock holmes, crime, mind game, mastermind, prodigy, partners, riddles and clues, british, friendship, intelligence ...
Time: 21st century, contemporary, 2010s
Place: england, london, europe, scotland yard
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 7.9
 96K
Elementary (2012)
Genre: Crime, Drama, Mystery
Country: USA
Duration: 60 min.
Story: A modern-day drama about a crime-solving duo that cracks the NYPD's most impossible cases. Following his fall from grace in London and a stint in rehab, eccentric Sherlock escapes to Manhattan where his wealthy father forces him to live with ...
Style: witty, suspenseful, serious, realistic, talky
Plot: investigation, private detective, riddles and clues, intelligence, sherlock holmes, partners, prodigy, crimes, law enforcement, police investigation, mind game, friendship ...
Time: contemporary, 21st century, 2010s
Place: new york, usa
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 8.0
 22K
Daria (1997)
Genre: Animation, Comedy, Drama, Romance
Country: USA
Duration: 30 min.
Story: Daria Morgendorffer lives with her stressed-out, career-fixated parents, Helen and Jake, and her relentlessly cute and popular little sister, Quinn. Daria and her fellow outcast and best friend, Jane Lane, attend Lawndale High School where they are ...
Style: witty, humorous, clever, cynical, semi serious ...
Audience: teens
Plot: social misfits, intelligence, family relations, teenage life, antisocial behavior, adolescence, loner, high school life, school, society, best friends, everyday life ...
Time: 90s, 20th century, 1990s
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 8.2
 87K
Misfits (2009)
Genre: Comedy, Drama, Fantasy, Romance, Sci-Fi
Country: UK
Duration: 60 min.
Story: When five young outsiders on Community Service get caught in a strange storm, they discover that they have developed superpowers.
Style: witty, cynical, exciting, humorous, surreal ...
Audience: teens
Plot: supernatural ability, youth, misfit, friends, swearing, juvenile delinquent, teenage life, anti heroes, superhuman powers, twentysomething life, superhero, time travel ...
Time: contemporary, 21st century
Place: england, europe
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 8.1
 134K
Castle (2009)
Genre: Comedy, Crime, Drama, Mystery, Romance
Country: USA
Duration: 43 min.
Story: After a serial killer imitates the plots of his novels, successful mystery novelist Richard "Rick" Castle receives permission from the Mayor of New York City to tag along with an NYPD homicide investigation team for research purposes.
Style: witty, humorous, realistic, suspenseful, semi serious
Plot: police investigation, police detective, murder, investigation, partners, female detective, unlikely partners, riddles and clues, law enforcement, crimes, homicide detective, who done it ...
Time: 21st century, contemporary
Place: new york, usa
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 7.8
 131K
Bones (2005)
Genre: Comedy, Crime, Drama, Mystery, Romance
Country: USA
Duration: 40 min.
Story: Dr. Temperance Brennan and her colleagues at the Jeffersonian's Medico-Legal Lab assist Special Agent Seeley Booth with murder investigations when the remains are so badly decomposed, burned or destroyed that the standard identification ...
Style: witty, intellectual, suspenseful, realistic, semi serious
Plot: forensics, riddles and clues, partners against crime, fbi, police investigation, special agents, search, teamwork, expert, killings, partners, policewoman ...
Time: contemporary, 21st century, 2010s, 2000s
Place: washington d.c., usa
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 8.1
 46K
Good Omens (2019)
Genre: Comedy, Fantasy
Country: UK, USA
Duration: 60 min.
Story: In 2019 the world is on the brink of an apocalypse as humanity prepares for a final judgment. But follies ensue — Aziraphale, a somewhat fussy angel, and Crowley, a demon aren’t enthusiastic about the end of the world, and can’t seem to find ...
Style: witty, exciting, captivating, emotional, atmospheric ...
Audience: boys' night, chick flick
Plot: demon, angel, foe turned friend, armageddon, prophecy, heaven and hell, peril, end of the world, fallen angel, witch, antichrist, good versus evil ...
Place: england, usa, africa
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The Big Bang Theory (2007)
Genre: Comedy, Romance
Country: USA
Duration: 22 min.
Story: The Big Bang Theory is centered on five characters living in Pasadena, California: roommates Leonard Hofstadter and Sheldon Cooper; Penny, a waitress and aspiring actress who lives across the hall; and Leonard and Sheldon's equally geeky and ...
Style: humorous, witty, clever, feel good, intellectual ...
Plot: scientist, friends, neighbor, friendship, geek, sarcasm, social awkwardness, intelligence, buddies, physics, roommate, prodigy ...
Time: 21st century, contemporary, 2010s, 2000s
Place: california, usa, pasadena california
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 8.7
 383K
House (2004)
Genre: Drama, Mystery
Country: USA
Duration: 44 min.
Story: Dr. Gregory House, a drug-addicted, unconventional, misanthropic medical genius, leads a team of diagnosticians at the fictional Princeton–Plainsboro Teaching Hospital in New Jersey.
Style: clever, cynical, captivating, psychological, witty ...
Plot: doctor, prodigy, talented, mastermind, loner, hospital, patient, antisocial behavior, doctors and patients, unconventional method, loneliness, riddles and clues ...
Time: contemporary, 21st century, 2000s, 2010s
Place: new jersey, usa
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The Grand Budapest Hotel (2014)
Genre: Adventure, Comedy, Crime
Country: Germany, USA
Duration: 99 min.
Story: The Grand Budapest Hotel tells of a legendary concierge at a famous European hotel between the wars and his friendship with a young employee who becomes his trusted protégé. The story involves the theft and recovery of a priceless Renaissance ...
Style: stylized, offbeat, atmospheric, witty, melancholic ...
Plot: inheritance, hotel, greed, friendship, servant, mentor protege relationship, disorder, adventure, twists & turns, existentialism, escapades, legendary ...
Time: 1930s, 20th century, 1960s, 30s, year 1968 ...
Place: europe, eastern europe, hungary, alps, central europe
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 8.0
 392K
Zootopia (2016)
Genre: Animation, Adventure, Comedy, Crime, Family, Mystery
Country: USA
Duration: 108 min.
Story: Determined to prove herself, Officer Judy Hopps, the first bunny on Zootopia's police force, jumps at the chance to crack her first case - even if it means partnering with scam-artist fox Nick Wilde to solve the mystery.
Style: witty, feel good, humorous, funny, colourful ...
Audience: family outing, kids
Plot: disney, talking animals, animals, happy ending, adventure, missing person, anthropomorphism, friendship, investigation, utopia, anthropomorphic animal, animal protagonist ...
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 8.5
 334K
Suits (2011)
Genre: Comedy, Drama
Country: USA
Duration: 44 min.
Story: While running from a drug deal gone bad, Mike Ross, a brilliant young college-dropout, slips into a job interview with one of New York City's best legal closers, Harvey Specter. Tired of cookie-cutter law school grads, Harvey takes a gamble by ...
Style: captivating, witty, serious, stylized, talky ...
Audience: date night, boys' night, family outing
Plot: lawyer, hotshot lawyer, prodigy, law firm, success, mentor, boss and employee, legal, rivalry, deal, rivals, blackmail ...
Time: contemporary, 21st century
Place: new york, usa
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 6.4
 192K
The Ugly Truth (2009)
Genre: Comedy, Romance
Country: USA
Duration: 96 min.
Story: A romantically challenged morning show producer is reluctantly embroiled in a series of outrageous tests by her chauvinistic correspondent to prove his theories on relationships and help her find love. His clever ploys, however, lead to an ...
Style: feel good, sexy, witty, humorous, funny ...
Audience: girls' night, date night, chick flick
Plot: opposites attract, womanizer, love and romance, battle of the sexes, workplace, looking for love, teaching the ways of the world, love story, sex aid, bet, career woman, romance ...
Time: contemporary, 21st century
Place: san francisco
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Desperate Housewives (2004)
Genre: Comedy, Drama, Mystery, Romance
Country: USA
Duration: 45 min.
Story: Desperate Housewives is an American television comedy-drama-mystery series created by Marc Cherry and produced by ABC Studios and Cherry Productions. It aired Sundays at 9 P.M. Eastern/8 P.M. Central, on ABC from October 3, 2004, until May 13, 2012. ...
Style: witty, humorous, dark humor, stylized, cynical ...
Audience: girls' night
Plot: housewife, suburban life, secret, neighbor, social relations, female friendship, couple relations, friendship, family relations, infidelity, investigation, lifestyle ...
Time: contemporary, 21st century, 2010s, 2000s
Place: usa
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 8.9
 699K
Friends (1994)
Genre: Comedy, Romance
Country: USA
Duration: 22 min.
Story: The misadventures of a group of friends as they navigate the pitfalls of work, life and love in Manhattan.
Style: feel good, humorous, witty, sitcom, not serious ...
Audience: family outing, girls' night, teens
Plot: friendship, best friends, group of friends, love and romance, everyday life, couple relations, looking for love, friends, boyfriend girlfriend relationship, family relations, roommate, twentysomething life ...
Time: 20th century, 90s, 1990s, 2000s, 21st century
Place: new york, usa
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 8.3
 165K
Californication (2007)
Genre: Comedy, Drama
Country: USA
Duration: 28 min.
Story: A self-loathing, alcoholic writer attempts to repair his damaged relationships with his daughter and her mother while combating sex addiction, a budding drug problem, and the seeming inability to avoid making bad decisions.
Style: sexy, humorous, witty, dark humor, cynical ...
Plot: womanizer, sexual relations, lust, writer's life, drugs/alcohol, strong sexual content, sexual activity, lifestyle, addiction, family problems, family life, couples ...
Time: contemporary, 21st century, 2010s, 2000s
Place: california, usa
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Pride and Prejudice (1995)
Genre: Drama, Romance
Country: UK
Duration: 327 min.
Story: Jane Austen's classic novel about the prejudice that occurred between the 19th century classes and the pride which would keep lovers apart.
Style: stylized, witty, romantic, clever, atmospheric ...
Audience: chick flick, girls' night, date night
Plot: jane austen, opposites attract, love and romance, prejudice, aristocracy, looking for love, couple relations, social differences, wooing, unlikely couple, rich and poor, romance ...
Time: victorian, 18th century, 19th century, 1810s
Place: england, europe, britain, london
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 8.6
 126K
Archer Vice (2009)
Genre: Animation, Action, Comedy
Country: USA
Duration: 22 min.
Story: Sterling Archer is the world's most daunting spy. He works for ISIS, a spy agency run by his mother. In between dealing with his boss and his co-workers - one of whom is his ex-girlfriend - Archer manages to annoy or seduce everyone that ...
Style: humorous, witty, stylized, cynical, not serious ...
Audience: boys' night, teens
Plot: sarcasm, spy, espionage, danger, womanizer, cia, escapades, government agency, male objectification, james bond spoof, dialogue, workplace ...
Time: contemporary, 21st century, 2010s, 2000s
Place: usa
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 6.7
 276K
The Proposal (2009)
Genre: Comedy, Drama, Romance
Country: USA
Duration: 108 min.
Story: When she learns she's in danger of losing her visa status and being deported, overbearing book editor Margaret Tate forces her put-upon assistant, Andrew Paxton, to marry her.
Style: feel good, romantic, light, witty, humorous ...
Audience: girls' night, chick flick, date night
Plot: opposites attract, love and romance, workplace romance, initially antagonists, unlikely couple, boss and employee, happy ending, couple relations, employer employee relationship, obnoxious boss, love story, proposal ...
Time: contemporary, 21st century, 2000s
Place: alaska, usa, canada, boston
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 8.0
 24K
Lilyhammer (2012)
Genre: Comedy, Crime, Drama
Country: Norway, USA
Duration: 45 min.
Story: Frank Tagliano (Steven Van Zandt), is a former member of the New York mob. After testifying in a trial in the United States, Tagliano is relocated to Lillehammer in Norway through the FBI's witness protection program. Frank Tagliano was ...
Style: dark humor, witty, talky, stylized, atmospheric ...
Audience: boys' night
Plot: mafia, culture clash, business venture, starting over, blackmail, lifestyle change, crimes, fish out of water, gangsters, snitch, shooting, criminal heroes ...
Time: contemporary, 21st century
Place: norway, europe
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 7.6
 23K
Moonlight (2007)
Genre: Drama, Fantasy, Horror, Thriller
Country: USA
Duration: 60 min.
Story: Mick St. John is a captivating, charming and immortal private investigator from Los Angeles, who defies the traditional blood-sucking norms of his vampire tendencies by using his wit and powerful supernatural abilities to help the living.
Style: witty, suspenseful, serious, light
Audience: girls' night
Plot: vampire, dangerous attraction, vampire human love, investigation, impossible love, reporter, supernatural romance, fall in love, friends, crimes, supernatural, imaginary ...
Time: contemporary, 21st century
Place: california, los angeles, usa
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How I Met Your Mother (2005)
Genre: Comedy, Romance
Country: USA
Duration: 22 min.
Story: How I Met Your Mother is an American sitcom that originally aired on CBS from September 19, 2005, to March 31, 2014. The series follows the main character, Ted Mosby, and his group of friends in Manhattan. As a framing device, Ted, in the year 2030, ...
Style: feel good, humorous, witty, sitcom, light ...
Audience: date night
Plot: friendship, bar, looking for love, singleness, couple relations, womanizer, dating, architect, career, friends, lovers, roommate ...
Time: 21st century, contemporary, 2010s, 2000s
Place: new york, usa, manhattan new york city
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Why Women Kill (2019)
Genre: Comedy, Crime, Drama
Country: USA
Story: Three women living in three different decades: a housewife in the '60s, a socialite in the '80s and a lawyer in 2018, deal with infidelity in their marriages.
Style: captivating, witty, erotic, atmospheric, dark humor ...
Audience: chick flick, girls' night
Plot: housewife, women, open marriage, marriage, adultery, male female relationship, female protagonist, jealousy, society, crumbling marriage, interracial couple, family in crisis ...
Time: 1960s, 2010s, 80s, 1940s
Place: usa
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 7.6
 4K
Harrow (2018)
Genre: Drama
Country: USA, Australia
Duration: 60 min.
Story: When a dark secret from this past threatens to be exposed, unorthodox and brilliant medical examiner, Doctor Daniel Harrow, must use all his forensic skills to keep it buried forever.
Style: captivating, witty, exciting, disturbing
Plot: medical examiner, doctor, forensics, complex characters, murder, family relations, crimes, forensic, latex gloves, caucasian
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 7.7
 28K
Interstate 60 (2002)
Genre: Adventure, Comedy, Drama, Fantasy
Country: Canada, USA
Duration: 116 min.
Story: An aspiring painter meets various characters and learns valuable lessons while traveling across America.
Style: road movie, surreal, enigmatic, witty, offbeat ...
Audience: date night
Plot: road trip, self discovery, wish come true, choice, dream girl, self fulfillment, alternate reality, on the road, changing the past or future, hopes, mentor, surrealism ...
Time: 21st century, contemporary, future
Place: new jersey
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Steven Universe (2013)
Genre: Animation, Action, Adventure, Comedy, Drama, Family, Fantasy, Musical, Mystery, Sci-Fi
Country: USA
Duration: 11 min.
Story: A young boy takes his mother's place in a group of gemstone-based beings, and must learn to control his powers.
Style: stylized, touching, humorous, captivating, witty ...
Audience: family outing, pre-teens
Plot: gem, goodhearted, adventure, family, save the world, danger, youth, supernatural ability, coming of age, child protagonist, imaginary, escapades ...
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 7.0
 240K
The World's End (2013)
Genre: Action, Comedy, Sci-Fi
Country: UK, USA, Japan
Duration: 109 min.
Story: Five friends who reunite in an attempt to top their epic pub crawl from 20 years earlier unwittingly become humankind's only hope for survival.
Style: witty, humorous, absurd, dark humor, stylized ...
Audience: boys' night, teens
Plot: apocalypse, small town, reunion, obsessive quest, bar, anti heroes, british, friends, violence, beer, robot, adolescence vs adulthood ...
Time: contemporary, 21st century, year 1990
Place: england, london
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Pride & Prejudice (2005)
Genre: Drama, Romance
Country: France, UK, USA
Duration: 129 min.
Story: Pride & Prejudice is a humorous story of love and life among English gentility during the Georgian era. Mr. Bennet is an English gentleman living in Hertfordshire with his overbearing wife and five daughters. If Mr. Bennet dies their house will ...
Style: captivating, romantic, dramatic, witty, classic literature ...
Audience: date night, girls' night, chick flick
Plot: jane austen, love and romance, couple relations, social differences, prejudice, unlikely couple, aristocracy, romance, society, happy ending, rich and poor, eligible bachelor ...
Time: victorian, 19th century, 18th century, 1790s
Place: england, britain, europe, london
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 8.0
 194K
Knives Out (2019)
Genre: Comedy, Crime, Drama, Mystery, Thriller
Country: USA
Duration: 131 min.
Story: When renowned crime novelist Harlan Thrombey is found dead at his estate just after his 85th birthday, the inquisitive and debonair Detective Benoit Blanc is mysteriously enlisted to investigate. From Harlan's dysfunctional family to his ...
Style: captivating, atmospheric, witty, exciting, disturbing
Audience: chick flick, boys' night
Plot: murder mystery, mansion, investigation, eccentric family, murder, crime, house, murder investigation, private detective, inheritance, maid, whodunit ...
Place: massachusetts
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