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, parody, offbeat, not serious and funny films and TV shows about / with absurd humor, satire, violence, surrealism, absurdism, disorder, farce, silly humor, stupidity and nudity (full frontal - brief) plots mostly in Comedy, Animation and Fantasy genres shot in USA, Japan, Canada and other countries.
absurd humor
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absurd humor movies
TOP 10 movies tagged as absurd humor: One-Punch Man (2015), Scary Movie (2000), Invader ZIM (2001), Rick and Morty (2013), Distractions (2015), Nichijou: My Ordinary Life (2011), RRRrrrr!!! (2004), Drunk History (2013), The Price of Milk (2000), Happy Together (2006).

List of absurd humor movies

 8.8
 147K
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, feel good, humorous, parody, exciting ...
Audience: teens
Plot: super strength, monster, martial arts, superhero, absurd humor, karate, battles, cyborgs, fight, supernatural, adventure, fantasy world ...
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 6.2
 255K
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: parody, humorous, not serious, slasher, absurd ...
Audience: teens, date night
Plot: youth, stupidity, serial killer, absurd humor, teenage life, sarcasm, media satire, graphic violence, satire, teenage angst, adolescence, small town ...
Time: 90s, 20th century, 2000s
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 8.4
 21K
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: humorous, witty, stylized, semi serious, buddy comedy ...
Audience: family outing, pre-teens, kids, teens
Plot: dark humor, paranoia, adventure, social misfits, insanity, technology, absurd humor, manic, misfit, mad scientist, disorder, rivalry ...
Time: 2000s, future
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 9.2
 471K
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: humorous, entertaining, absurd, cynical, not serious ...
Audience: teens
Plot: mad scientist, dark humor, scientist, time travel, prodigy, adventure, graphic violence, satire, family relations, relatives, grandfather grandson relationship, escapades ...
Place: usa
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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, parody, humorous, not serious, absurd ...
Audience: family outing, kids, teens
Plot: sexual humor, nude beach, surrealism, toilet humor, absurd humor, anthropomorphism, disorder, gays and lesbians, escapades, partners, heroes, male homosexuality ...
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, ocean, pirate, dysfunctional family, adventurer, loss of friend, submarine, adventure, vengeance, dangerous animal, escapades ...
Time: contemporary, 21st century
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, parody, surreal, cerebral ...
Plot: holy grail, monty python, adventure, monk, legends and myths, knight, sword fight, king arthur, courage, disorder, absurd humor, surrealism ...
Time: middle ages, 10th century
Place: england, europe, xian, scotland yard
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 6.7
 880
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: macabre, humorous, unusual plot structure, light, feel good
Plot: absurd humor, alcoholic, friendship, dark humor, alcohol abuse, anxiety, friend, real estate agent, machismo, heaven, misunderstanding, death ...
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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: entertaining, humorous, light, funny, feel good ...
Plot: high school life, absurd humor, robot, androids, friendship, school, female protagonist, slice of life, high school, talking cat, unrequited love, girlfriend girlfriend relationship ...
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 5.8
 14K
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: witty, stylized, humorous, absurd, captivating ...
Audience: teens
Plot: caveman, ancient history, investigation, rivalry, human nature, crimes, parents and children, murder, absurd humor, friendship, seduction, tribe ...
Time: prehistoric times
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 7.8
 11K
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, parody, absurd ...
Audience: teens
Plot: drunk, cultural icon, state affairs, americana, comedian, guest, absurd humor, political satire, religion, joke, battles, american civil war ...
Time: 20th century, 2010s, 1940s
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: girls' night, date night
Plot: romance, couple relations, countryside, absurd humor, true love, farmer, love triangle, old woman, magic, couples, lovers apart, leaving home ...
Time: 90s, 60s, year 1969
Place: new zealand, australia
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 4.4
 804
Happy Together (2006)
Genre: Comedy, Romance
Country: Russia
Duration: 25 min.
TV show
Story: The ordinary life of an ordinary family from the province: a couple, 2 children, a dog and neighbors. Dasha is a housewife who loves to watch TV shows and go shopping. Her husband, Gena, is a shoe store manager, likes to hang around in the garage ...
Style: entertaining, ironic, light, absurd, sitcom
Audience: chick flick, boys' night, family outing
Plot: absurd humor, eccentric family, brother sister relationship, flatmate, husband wife relationship, parents and children, relationships, prankster, salesman
Time: 21st century
Place: russia
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Aachi and Ssipak (2006)
Genre: Animation, Action, Comedy, Crime, Sci-Fi
Country: South Korea
Duration: 90 min.
Story: Sometime in the future, mankind has depleted all energy and fuel sources, however they have engineered a way to use human excrement as fuel. To reward production, the government hands out extremely addictive, popsicle-like "Juicybars", ...
Style: absurd, entertaining, adult animation, unusual plot structure, 2d animation
Plot: distopia, absurd humor, social satire, nihilism, dark humor, social awkwardness, self involved, political satire, absurdism, adult humor, silly humor, feces ...
Time: future
Place: south korea, korea
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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: funny, light, absurd, not serious, sex comedy ...
Plot: best friend, adult humor, grownups, first kiss, friend, child protagonist, child, mischievous children, school, sexual humor, friendship, youth ...
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: ironic, humorous, parody, light, witty
Plot: vandalism, graffiti, swearing, cliche, high school, absurd humor, juvenile delinquent, farce, screwball, stupidity, absurdism, netflix
Time: 2010s, 2020s
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Bill Maher: Victory Begins at Home (2003)
Genre: Comedy
Country: USA
Duration: 60 min.
Story: Maher addresses contemporary political, social and cultural topics -- Iraq, President Bush and the so called Axis of Evil. The opinionated Maher said about Victory Begins at Home: "We've heard everything about the War on Terrorism except ...
Style: semi serious, humorous, witty, cynical, parody ...
Plot: adult humor, comedian, politics, society, absurd humor, stand up comedian, topical humor, broadway, joke, actor, political satire, live performance ...
Time: 21st century, contemporary
Place: new york, usa
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Our Cartoon President (2018)
Genre: Animation, Adventure, Comedy
Country: USA
Duration: 30 min.
TV show
Story: A hilarious look into the Trump presidency, animation style. Starring two-dimensional avatars of Donald Trump and his merry band of insiders and family members, this cutting-edge comedy presents the truish adventures of Trump, his confidants and bon ...
Style: parody, adult animation, humorous, funny, entertaining ...
Plot: political satire, white house, absurd humor, topical humor, usa president, workplace situations, family relations, american politics, jerk, usa politics, satire, president ...
Time: contemporary
Place: usa
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 4.8
 9K
Repossessed (1990)
Genre: Comedy, Fantasy, Horror
Country: USA
Duration: 80 min.
Story: It's been some time since Father Jebedaiah Mayii exorcised the Devil from little Nancy Aglet, who is now grown up with a husband and two children of her own. But the prince of darkness wants to go a second round and has returned to repossess ...
Style: parody, humorous, not serious, absurd, satirical ...
Audience: teens
Plot: afterlife, devil, exorcism, disorder, fish out of water, mistaken identity, rivalry, escapades, obsessive quest, supernatural, clergy, tv show ...
Time: 80s, year 1990, 70s, 90s, year 1973
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 6.8
 5K
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: parody, humorous, feel good, light, captivating ...
Audience: teens
Plot: silly humor, comedian, live performance, impersonation, pop culture, absurd humor, social satire, joke, basketball, disorder, goofy hero, lifestyle ...
Time: 21st century, contemporary
Place: usa
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Struggle for Life (2016)
Genre: Adventure, Comedy
Country: France
Duration: 99 min.
Story: Marc Châtaigne, an intern at the Ministry of Standards, is sent to French Guiana to implement European construction standards at Guyaneige: the first Amazonian ski slope, intended to boost tourism in French Guiana. There, he meets Tarzan, an ...
Style: captivating, humorous, light, absurd, buddy movie ...
Plot: absurd humor, trainee, jungle, sex scene, nature, ski resort, relationships, partners, save the day, workplace situations, farce, workplace ...
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Lady Dynamite (2016)
Genre: Comedy
Country: USA
Duration: 30 min.
TV show
Story: A single-camera half-hour comedy based on what Maria Bamford has accepted to be "her life." It's the sometimes surreal story of a woman who loses — and then finds — her s**t.
Style: entertaining, humorous, captivating, satirical, feel good ...
Plot: female protagonist, satire, absurd humor, surrealism, absurdism, woman, lifestyle, self discovery, female comedian, humour, social problems, slice of life ...
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Wonder Showzen (2000)
Genre: Animation, Comedy
Country: USA
Duration: 30 min.
TV show
Story: Wonder Showzen is an American sketch comedy television series that aired between 2005 and 2006 on MTV2. It was created by John Lee and Vernon Chatman of PFFR. The show is rated TV-MA. The show's format is that of educational PBS ...
Style: surreal, not serious, humorous, parody, absurd ...
Audience: teens
Plot: satire, puppet, social problems, racial slur, dark humor, disorder, religions or cults, stupidity, society, social satire, absurd humor, stereotypes ...
Time: contemporary, 21st century
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 7.9
 477
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: parody, adult animation, captivating, suspense, suspenseful ...
Plot: absurd humor, friendship, farce, adult humor, joke, animals, puppet, dog, friend, absurdism, comedian, surrealism ...
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The Coed and the Zombie Stoner (2014)
Genre: Comedy, Horror, Sci-Fi
Country: USA
Duration: 91 min.
Story: When a sorority girl falls in love with a zombie, it's only a matter of time before a zombie apocalypse is unleashed on campus. The sorority girl discovers that weed is the cure. Now, she must smoke out the whole school before it's too ...
Style: not serious, humorous, parody, sexy, absurd ...
Audience: teens
Plot: zombie, supernatural romance, supernatural, love and romance, youth, social relations, chaos and mayhem, campus, college life, silly humor, absurd humor, boyfriend girlfriend relationship ...
Time: 21st century, contemporary, 80s, 2010s, year 1986 ...
Place: usa
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 3.5
 14K
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: parody, humorous, exciting, scary, satirical ...
Audience: teens, date night
Plot: farce, vampire, halloween, save the day, deadly creature, goofy hero, supernatural, disorder, serial killer, buddies, curses spells and rituals, stupidity ...
Time: 21st century, contemporary
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I Married a Strange Person! (1997)
Genre: Animation, Comedy, Drama, Fantasy, Sci-Fi
Country: USA
Duration: 75 min.
Story: A newlywed develops a strange lump on his neck that gives him the ability to transform people or objects at will. His wife is very upset. Meanwhile, the CEO of Smilecorp learns of this man and his ability and sees a way to achieve world domination ...
Style: semi serious, humorous, surreal, enigmatic, suspense ...
Plot: supernatural ability, wish come true, couples, surrealism, insanity, absurd humor, creativity, newlyweds, moral ambiguity, dark hero, brutality, supernatural ...
Place: tokyo
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Freddy Got Fingered (2001)
Genre: Comedy
Country: USA
Duration: 87 min.
Story: An unemployed cartoonist moves back in with his parents and younger brother Freddy. When his parents demand he leave, he begins to spread rumors that his father is sexually abusing Freddy.
Style: humorous, absurd, funny, realistic, not serious ...
Audience: boys' night, teens
Plot: slacker, goofy hero, parents and children, unsuccessful, dull life, stupidity, insanity, leaving home, absurd humor, bad taste humour, satire, sexual abuse ...
Time: 21st century, contemporary
Place: usa, los angeles, california, pakistan
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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, parody, feel good, entertaining ...
Plot: disorder, absurd humor, stereotypes, husband wife relationship, father son relationship, teenager, american history, workplace, children, family relations, job, employment ...
Time: contemporary, 21st century
Place: usa
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New York Stand-Up Show (2010)
Genre: Comedy
Country: USA
Duration: 60 min.
TV show
Story: Chicks dig a British accent so either learn from the real deal or prepare to swoon when the Daily Show's John Oliver headlines his own series featuring wildly original stand-up sets from the likes of Eugene Mirman and Brian Posehn. Cheerio, ...
Style: talky, not serious, realistic, witty, humorous ...
Plot: disorder, introspection, showbiz, performer's life, artists and showbiz, lifestyle, liberal, culture clash, theater, stand up comedian, comedian, absurd humor ...
Time: contemporary, 21st century
Place: new york, usa
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