Absurd humor movies and TV shows

The list contains the best, new and most relevant absurd humor movies ordered by relevance. The recommendation service has sorted out humorous, absurd, not serious, offbeat, light and captivating films and TV shows about / with absurd humor, parody, satire, absurdism, surrealism, stupidity, disorder, friendship, death and violence plots mostly in Comedy, Animation and Fantasy genres shot in USA, Canada, Japan and other countries.
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absurd humor movies
TOP 10 movies tagged as absurd humor: One-Punch Man (2015), Distractions (2015), Nichijou: My Ordinary Life (2011), Scary Movie (2000), RRRrrrr!!! (2004), Drunk History (2013), Rick and Morty (2013), The Price of Milk (2000), Good Boys (2019), American Vandal (2017).

List of absurd humor movies

 8.8
 117K
One-Punch Man (2015)
Genre: Animation, Action, Comedy, Fantasy, Sci-Fi
Country: Japan
Duration: 24 min.
TV show
Story: Saitama is a hero who only became a hero for fun. After three years of “special” training, though, he’s become so strong that he’s practically invincible. In fact, he’s too strong—even his mightiest opponents are taken out with a single ...
Style: entertaining, captivating, humorous, absurd, feel good ...
Audience: teens
Plot: monster, absurd humor, superhero, supernatural, cyborgs, martial arts, violence, karate, super strength, parody, fight, fantasy world ...
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Ren & Stimpy 'Adult Party Cartoon' (2003)
Genre: Animation, Comedy, Horror
Country: Canada, USA
Duration: 30 min.
TV show
Story: John Kricfalusi, the creator of the original Ren & Stimpy Show, is back at the helm with new adventures of Ren Höek and Stimpson J. Cat (Stimpy) in Ren & Stimpy Adult Party Cartoon, with the emphasis toward adults instead of children. These ...
Style: adult animation, toilet humor, not serious, humorous, absurd ...
Audience: family outing, teens, kids
Plot: nude beach, sexual humor, parody, surrealism, absurd humor, anthropomorphism, animal life, escapades, partners, heroes, gays and lesbians, disorder ...
Time: 2000s
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The Life Aquatic with Steve Zissou (2004)
Genre: Action, Adventure, Comedy, Drama, Romance
Country: USA
Duration: 119 min.
Story: Wes Anderson’s incisive quirky comedy build up stars complex characters like in ‘The Royal Tenenbaums’ with Bill Murray on in the leading role. An ocean adventure documentary film maker Zissou is put in all imaginable life situations and a ...
Style: humorous, witty, stylized, satirical, clever ...
Plot: rivalry, expedition, pirate, dysfunctional family, adventurer, ocean or sea, loss of friend, submarine, ocean, adventure, vengeance, friendship ...
Time: 21st century, contemporary, frogman
Place: italy
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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: absurd, humorous, surreal, cult film, ironic ...
Plot: holy grail, monty python, adventure, monk, legends and myths, king arthur, sword fight, knight, disorder, courage, parody, absurd humor ...
Time: 10th century, middle ages
Place: england, europe, xian, scotland yard
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 6.8
 795
Distractions (2015)
Genre: Comedy
Country: Finland
Duration: 85 min.
Story: Distracted by life, Mr. Makkonen misses his engagement party by decades. From the cradle to the grave, life keeps interrupting, not only him, but a tired mother, a doomed superhero and the rest of the comrades in this uncontrollable world. Mixing ...
Style: dark humor, macabre, humorous, light, unusual plot structure ...
Plot: absurd humor, alcoholic, friendship, alcohol abuse, real estate agent, anxiety, friend, heaven, machismo, misunderstanding, testicles, tourist ...
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Nichijou: My Ordinary Life (2011)
Genre: Animation, Comedy
Country: Japan
Duration: 24 min.
TV show
Story: Follow the adventures of three ordinary girls as they make life’s awkward moments a thousand times worse. Along with a colorful bunch of classmates, they learn their most important lessons the hard way. Meanwhile down the street, a pocket-sized ...
Style: light, feel good, humorous
Plot: absurd humor, school life, 2d animation, female protagonist, school, friendship, robot, schoolgirl, androids, talking cat, slice of life, high school ...
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 6.2
 233K
Scary Movie (2000)
Genre: Comedy
Country: USA
Duration: 88 min.
Story: Following on the heels of popular teen-scream horror movies, with uproarious comedy and biting satire. Marlon and Shawn Wayans, Shannon Elizabeth and Carmen Electra pitch in to skewer some of Hollywood's biggest blockbusters, including Scream, ...
Style: humorous, horror spoof, idiotic, not serious, absurd ...
Audience: teens, teen comedy, date night
Plot: parody, serial killer, stupidity, stabbing, youth, graphic violence, teenage life, media satire, slasher, killing off one by one, who done it, satire ...
Time: 20th century, 90s, 2000s
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 5.9
 13K
RRRrrrr!!! (2004)
Genre: Comedy, Crime, Mystery, Sci-Fi
Country: France
Duration: 98 min.
Story: 37 000 years ago, two neighboring tribes lived in peace ... not fully in peace. While the tribe clean hair flowed peaceful days by keeping to herself the secret formula shampoo, Tribe Hair Sales lamented. Its leader decided to send a spy to steal ...
Style: stylized, witty, humorous, absurd, captivating ...
Audience: teens
Plot: caveman, investigation, rivalry, human nature, murder, parents and children, crimes, friendship, absurd humor, tribe, seduction, self mutilation ...
Time: ancient history, prehistoric times
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Drunk History (2013)
Genre: Comedy, History
Country: USA
Duration: 22 min.
TV show
Story: Historical reenactments from A-list talent as told by inebriated storytellers. A unique take on the familiar and less familiar people and events from America’s great past as great moments in history are retold with unforgettable results.
Style: talky, humorous, realistic, mumblecore, absurd ...
Audience: teens
Plot: drunk, cultural icon, state affairs, americana, parody, guest, interview, absurd humor, comedian, political satire, joke, drinking ...
Time: 20th century, 2010s, 1940s
Place: usa
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 9.2
 377K
Rick and Morty (2013)
Genre: Animation, Adventure, Comedy, Sci-Fi
Country: USA
Duration: 23 min.
TV show
Story: An animated series that follows the exploits of a super scientist and his not-so-bright grandson.
Style: dark humor, offbeat, humorous, entertaining, absurd ...
Audience: teens
Plot: mad scientist, scientist, time travel, graphic violence, adventure, prodigy, grandfather grandson relationship, relatives, family relations, adolescence, satire, imaginary ...
Place: usa
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The Price of Milk (2000)
Genre: Comedy, Drama, Fantasy, Romance
Country: New Zealand
Duration: 87 min.
Story: New Zealand milk farmer Rob gives his lover Lucinda a ring. Trying to spark up her relationship with Rob, she takes her friend Drosophila's advice and starts to try and make Rob angry. But she tends to go too far. Admiring her ring while ...
Style: humorous, witty, stylized, tricky, surreal ...
Audience: date night, girls' night
Plot: romance, couple relations, countryside, absurd humor, true love, farmer, love triangle, old woman, hit by a car, magic, love and romance, infidelity ...
Time: 90s, 60s, 1960s, year 1969
Place: new zealand, australia
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 6.7
 60K
Good Boys (2019)
Genre: Adventure, Comedy
Country: USA
Duration: 90 min.
Story: A group of young boys on the cusp of becoming teenagers embark on an epic quest to fix their broken drone before their parents get home.
Style: light, funny, absurd, not serious, sex comedy
Audience: teen comedy
Plot: best friend, child protagonist, grownups, friendship, mischievous children, school, friend, child, adult humor, youth, sexual humor, absurd humor ...
Time: contemporary
Place: usa
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American Vandal (2017)
Genre: Comedy, Crime, Drama, Mystery
Country: USA
Duration: 34 min.
TV show
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, witty, light
Plot: vandalism, swearing, cliche, high school, absurd humor, graffiti, parody, juvenile delinquent, absurdism, screwball, stupidity, farce ...
Time: 2010s, 2020s
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Aziz Ansari: Intimate Moments for a Sensual Evening (2010)
Genre: Comedy
Country: USA
Duration: 56 min.
Story: Aziz Ansari presents his highly anticipated debut hour long stand-up special. The critically acclaimed stand-up and actor (Parks and Recreation, Funny People) discusses topics ranging from sheets with fraudulent thread counts to the chubbiness of ...
Style: realistic, witty, humorous, not serious, talky ...
Plot: satire, performer's life, religions or cults, absurd humor, television, entertainment, stupidity, social satire, joke, celebrity, stand up comedian, actor playing himself ...
Time: 21st century, contemporary
Place: usa, los angeles, california
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 6.3
 17K
Grabbers (2012)
Genre: Action, Adventure, Comedy, Horror, Sci-Fi, Thriller
Country: Ireland, UK
Duration: 94 min.
Story: Something sinister has come to the shores of Erin Island, unbeknownst to the quaint population of this sleepy fishing village resting somewhere off Ireland’s coast. First, some fishermen go missing. Then there is the rash of whale carcasses ...
Style: dark humor, humorous, scary, suspenseful, not serious ...
Audience: boys' night, teens
Plot: monster, evil alien, alcohol abuse, island, drunk, alien monster, survival, space and aliens, drugs/alcohol, village, partners, danger ...
Time: contemporary, 21st century
Place: ireland, europe
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 6.9
 183
Dwarf (2017)
Genre: Comedy, Fantasy
Country: Czech Republic
Duration: 40 min.
TV show
Style: humorous, captivating, feel good, light, unusual plot structure ...
Plot: family relations, wish come true, dysfunctional family, husband wife relationship, absurd humor, magical power, supernatural power, magic, absurdism, teenage boy, lifestyle change, father son relationship ...
Place: central europe
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Sorry to Bother You (2018)
Genre: Comedy, Fantasy, Sci-Fi
Country: USA
Duration: 112 min.
Story: In an alternate present-day version of Oakland, black telemarketer Cassius Green discovers a magical key to professional success – which propels him into a macabre universe.
Style: dark humor, humorous, captivating, semi serious, absurd
Plot: black american, poverty, social satire, absurd humor, success, boyfriend girlfriend relationship, employer employee relationship, coworker relationship, fame, friendship, tv commercial, corporation ...
Place: oakland california
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 6.8
 4K
Kroll Show (2013)
Genre: Comedy
Country: USA
Duration: 30 min.
TV show
Story: Kroll Show is an American sketch comedy television series created by and starring comedian Nick Kroll. Kroll, John Levenstein, and Jonathan Krisel serve as the show's executive producers. The series premiered on January 16, 2013, on the ...
Style: humorous, live comedy, feel good, light, captivating ...
Audience: teens
Plot: parody, silly humor, live performance, comedian, impersonation, absurd humor, pop culture, social satire, joke, goofy hero, lifestyle, disorder ...
Time: 21st century, contemporary
Place: usa
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Kaiju Big Battel: Shocking Truth (2005)
Genre: Action, Comedy
Country: USA
Duration: 73 min.
Story: A shocking peak into the world of high stakes monster combat. Shocking Truth features a visit to Dino Kang Jr's Cave, the rise and fall of Silver Potato, Kaiju epic The Swarm, and much more.
Style: semi serious, captivating, humorous, exciting
Plot: mad scientist, heroes, parody, superhero, absurd humor, villain, bug, cave, patriot, surgeon, latex gloves, alien ...
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Stella Shorts 1998-2002 (2002)
Genre: Comedy
Country: USA
Duration: 92 min.
Story: STELLA is a three-man comedy troupe from New York City, comprised of well-known comedians/actors Michael Showalter, David Wain, and Michael Ian Black. Though the three have made a living performing at comedy clubs, they are perhaps best known for ...
Style: captivating, humorous, feel good, exciting, cult film ...
Plot: absurd humor, husband wife relationship, absurdism, parody, friendship, stereotypes, stereotype, stand up comedian, baby, joke, audition, comedian ...
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Robot Chicken DC Comics Special III: Magical Friendship (2015)
Genre: Animation, Adventure, Comedy
Country: USA
Duration: 23 min.
Story: The Robot Chicken DC Comics Special 3: Magical Friendship surrenders DC Comics' multitude of Super Heroes and Super-Villains to the demented whims of the award-winning Robot Chicken for a triumphant third time. This time around, Batman and ...
Style: adult animation, dark humor, absurd
Plot: superhero, multiverse, group of friends, fight, friendship, absurd humor, parallel universe, villain, musical number, adult humor, singing, lex luthor character ...
Time: 2010s
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Sharknado 3: Oh Hell No! (2015)
Genre: Action, Adventure, Comedy, Horror, Sci-Fi, Thriller
Country: USA
Duration: 93 min.
Story: The sharks take bite out of the East Coast when the sharknado hits Washington, D.C. and Orlando, Florida.
Style: absurd, psychotronic, surreal, suspenseful, humorous ...
Audience: teens, kids
Plot: space shuttle, nasa, tornado, outer space, shark, amusement park, president, u.s. president, shark attack, astronaut, absurd humor, storm ...
Place: washington d.c., florida, orlando florida, los angeles
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 8.3
 19K
Invader ZIM (2001)
Genre: Animation, Action, Adventure, Comedy, Drama, Family, Horror, Sci-Fi
Country: USA
Duration: 24 min.
TV show
Story: Invader Zim is an American animated television series created by Jhonen Vasquez. The show premiered on Nickelodeon on March 30, 2001. The series involves an extraterrestrial named Zim who originates from a planet called Irk, and his ongoing mission ...
Style: dark humor, witty, humorous, stylized, semi serious ...
Audience: family outing, kids, pre-teens, teens
Plot: adventure, mad scientist, paranoia, social misfits, disorder, supernatural, insanity, disguise, mistaken identity, manic, fish out of water, misfit ...
Time: future, 2000s
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 7.9
 7K
Sealab 2021 (2000)
Genre: Animation, Comedy, Sci-Fi
Country: USA
Duration: 11 min.
TV show
Story: The year is 2021. Deep below the ocean's surface, looms a vast, magnificently high-tech compound: Sealab. A multi-national scientific station with an annual budget in the trillions, manned by a motley collection of malcontents and screw-ups who ...
Style: surreal, not serious, humorous, sitcom, futuristic ...
Audience: teens
Plot: parody, survival, experiment, top secret, workplace intrigue, research, workplace, danger, farce, absurd humor, ocean, hi-tech ...
Time: future, 21st century, 2020s
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 7.9
 430
TV Funhouse (2000)
Genre: Animation, Comedy, Fantasy
Country: USA
Duration: 30 min.
TV show
Story: "Saturday TV Funhouse" is the title of a recurring skit on NBC's Saturday Night Live featuring cartoons created by longtime SNL writer Robert Smigel as well as a short-lived spinoff series TV Funhouse that ran on Comedy Central. ...
Style: adult animation, captivating, exciting, visually appealing, suspenseful ...
Plot: absurd humor, parody, friendship, farce, adult humor, joke, animals, puppet, part animation, irreverence, dog, comedian ...
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 3.6
 13K
Stan Helsing (2009)
Genre: Comedy, Fantasy, Horror
Country: Canada, USA
Duration: 108 min.
Story: It's Halloween night and video store clerk Stan Helsing just got stuck with a last minute request to deliver some videos. With his best friend, his best friend's date, and a smoking hot ex-girlfriend waiting to go to a party, Stan ...
Style: humorous, exciting, scary, satirical, not serious ...
Audience: teens, date night
Plot: parody, farce, halloween, vampire, save the day, deadly creature, supernatural, goofy hero, disorder, danger, buddies, serial killer ...
Time: 21st century, contemporary
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Bikini Bloodbath Car Wash (2008)
Genre: Comedy, Horror
Country: USA
Duration: 71 min.
Story: No overview found.
Style: horror spoof, semi serious, humorous, realistic, scary
Plot: serial killer, slasher, woman in danger, crimes, gays and lesbians, deadly, absurd humor, nudity (full frontal - brief), lesbianism, college, gory, youth ...
Time: 21st century, contemporary
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Ugly Americans (2010)
Genre: Animation, Comedy, Fantasy, Horror
Country: USA, Canada
Duration: 30 min.
TV show
Story: Ugly Americans is an American animated sitcom created by Devin Clark and developed by David M. Stern. The program focuses on the life of Mark Lilly, a social worker employed by the Department of Integration, in an alternate reality version of New ...
Style: humorous, not serious, adult animation, absurd, dark humor ...
Audience: teens
Plot: freak, monster, zombie, supernatural, city life, lifestyle, social misfits, imaginary, silly humor, social worker, boss and employee, alternate reality ...
Time: contemporary, 21st century
Place: usa, new york
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The Whitest Kids U'Know (2007)
Genre: Comedy
Country: USA
Duration: 15 min.
TV show
Story: The Whitest Kids U' Know is an American sketch comedy troupe and television program of the same name. The group consists of Trevor Moore, Zach Cregger, Sam Brown, Timmy Williams and Darren Trumeter, though other actors occasionally appear in ...
Style: humorous, not serious, feel good, light, entertaining ...
Plot: disorder, absurd humor, parody, stereotypes, workplace, husband wife relationship, american history, family relations, employment, job, teenager, children ...
Time: contemporary, 21st century
Place: usa
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The Legend of Awesomest Maximus (2011)
Genre: Action, Comedy
Country: USA
Duration: 90 min.
Story: Spoof of sword-and-sandal flicks such as “Gladiator,” “300″ and “Troy.” Following in the long tradition of National Lampoon, this ballsy comedy takes aim at “sword and sandal” movies of every era, with s special nod of the feathered ...
Style: humorous, not serious, toilet humor, entertaining, offbeat ...
Plot: parody, military, soldier, state affairs, disorder, gladiator, absurd humor, greek, homosexual subtext, greek mythology, silly humor, mother son incest ...
Place: greece
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