Manic laughter movies and TV shows

The list contains the best, new and most relevant manic laughter movies ordered by relevance. The recommendation service has sorted out serious, suspenseful, cult film, realistic, clever and humorous films and TV shows about / with manic laughter, danger, rivalry, escapades, catastrophe, mentor, dialogue, chase, storytelling and murder plots mostly in Drama, Thriller and Comedy genres shot in USA, Germany, Canada and other countries.
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TOP 10 movies tagged as manic laughter: Master, Mistress and Servant (1962), Cold Fish (2010), Steins;Gate (2011), 13 (2007), Grave Encounters (2011), Gacy (2003), Futurama: Bender's Game (2008), The Year My Voice Broke (1987), The Tempest (1979), Sweat (2002).

List of manic laughter movies

Master, Mistress and Servant (1962)
Genre: Drama, Musical
Country: India
Duration: 152 min.
Story: A Zamindar neglects his wife and prefers the company of alcohol and dancing girls. The decadence of the Bangali Zamindar milieu and the raising bourgeoisie in the late 19th century, seen through the eyes of a young upward mobile rustic seeking ...
Style: gloomy, emotional, serious, realistic
Plot: alcohol abuse, life is a bitch, love affair, social differences, couple relations, urban, fall in love, infidelity, bollywood, parents and children, family relations, estate ...
Time: 19th century
Place: india, kolkata
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 7.1
 11K
Cold Fish (2010)
Genre: Crime, Drama, Horror, Thriller
Country: Japan
Duration: 146 min.
Story: Shamoto runs a small tropical fish shop. When his daughter Mitsuko is caught shoplifting at a grocery store a man named Murata steps in to settle things between the girl and the store manager. Murata also runs a tropical fish shop and he and Shamoto ...
Style: realistic, disturbing, rough, serious, sexy ...
Plot: psychopath, fish, serial killer, deadly, crimes, danger, petty criminal, thief, strong sexual content, perversion, orgasm, teenage girl ...
Time: 21st century, contemporary
Place: japan, asia
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Wrong Turn 4: Bloody Beginnings (2011)
Genre: Adventure, Horror
Country: USA, Germany, Canada
Duration: 93 min.
Story: Follows a group of friends that decide to go snowmobiling during their winter break. They make a "wrong turn", getting lost in a storm.
Style: scary, rough, suspenseful, psychotronic, serious ...
Audience: teens
Plot: cannibal, slasher, murder, survival, strong violent content, danger, escapades, chase, deadly, psychopath, gory, eaten alive ...
Time: contemporary, 21st century, 2010s
Place: west virginia, usa
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 8.8
 45K
Steins;Gate (2011)
Genre: Animation, Comedy, Drama, Sci-Fi, Thriller
Country: Japan
Duration: 24 min.
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Story: The self-proclaimed mad scientist Rintarou Okabe rents out a room in a rickety old building in Akihabara, where he indulges himself in his hobby of inventing prospective "future gadgets" with fellow lab members: Mayuri Shiina, his ...
Style: exciting, serious, touching, mind bending, stylized ...
Audience: teens
Plot: time machine, time travel, changing the past or future, research, time loop, sent to the past, hopes, experiment, parallel world, youth, student, scientist ...
Time: contemporary, 21st century
Place: japan, tokyo
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 5.7
 6K
13 (2007)
Genre: Comedy, Horror
Country: Germany, Ireland, UK
Duration: 95 min.
Story: Ritchie Donovan is a professional thief whose luck has just run out. The only survivor from a heist that goes terribly wrong, Ritchie is forced to take the rap and is sent to Russia to steal a priceless antique cross locked in a safe on the ...
Style: suspenseful, serious, realistic, scary, rough
Audience: boys' night
Plot: heist, serial killer, psychopath, hostage, gangsters, crimes, slasher, hostages, rivalry, deadly, danger, elevator ...
Time: contemporary
Place: russia, moscow russia
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Grave Encounters (2011)
Genre: Horror, Mystery, Thriller
Country: Canada
Duration: 92 min.
Story: A crew from a paranormal reality television show lock themselves in a haunted psychiatric hospital. They search for evidence of paranormal activity as they shoot what ends up becoming their final episode.
Style: scary, suspenseful, tense, serious, psychotronic ...
Audience: teens
Plot: found footage, haunted house, supernatural, ghost, paranormal, abandoned hospital, paranormal investigation, deadly, mental institution, danger, maze, ghost hunter ...
Time: 21st century, contemporary, 2010s
Place: canada
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Futurama: Into the Wild Green Yonder (2009)
Genre: Animation, Comedy, Sci-Fi
Country: USA
Duration: 89 min.
Story: Leela becomes an outlaw when she and a group of ecologically-minded feminists attempt to save an asteroid of primitive life forms and the Violet Dwarf star from being destroyed, while Fry joins a secret society and attempts to stop a mysterious ...
Style: not serious, humorous, exciting, futuristic, melancholic ...
Audience: teens
Plot: save the world, outer space, space opera, adventure, good versus evil, rescue, space and aliens, disorder, danger, partners, androids and robots, imaginary ...
Time: future
Place: new york, tokyo
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 4.7
 4K
Gacy (2003)
Genre: Biography, Crime, Drama, Horror, Thriller
Country: USA
Duration: 88 min.
Story: Based on a true story of serial killer a model citizen, loving father and husband and serial killer John Wayne Gacy, a man with over 30 dead men and boys entombed in the crawl space underneath his house which he shared with his family.
Style: rough, psychological, suspenseful, disturbing, bleak ...
Plot: serial killer, mind game, psychopath, obsession, sexual abuse, police investigation, killer clown, police detective, life is a bitch, double life, evil clown, violence ...
Time: 70s, 50s
Place: usa, chicago illinois, wisconsin
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Futurama: Bender's Game (2008)
Genre: Animation, Action, Adventure, Comedy, Fantasy, Sci-Fi
Country: USA
Duration: 88 min.
Story: When Leela is insulted by a group of space-rednecks (like regular rednecks, but in space) she enters the Planet Express ship in a demolition derby. She emerges victorious, but when she brings the damaged ship home and the Professor sees the fuel ...
Style: humorous, not serious, exciting, witty, clever ...
Audience: teens
Plot: spacecraft, dragon, heroic mission, partners, adventure, parallel world, future dystopia, pretense, danger, good versus evil, rivalry, rescue ...
Time: future, middle ages
Place: new york
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The Year My Voice Broke (1987)
Genre: Drama, Romance
Country: Australia
Duration: 103 min.
Story: Coming-of age feature, set in a New South Wales country town in the 1960s, about a 15 year-old boy. It follows his loves and how he copes with life's problems such as death and departure.
Style: sentimental, sincere, touching, realistic, serious ...
Audience: date night, teens
Plot: love triangle, small town, coming of age, friendship, discrimination, first love, family relations, pregnancy, locket, teenage life, bittersweet, small town life ...
Time: 60s, 1960s, 20th century, year 1962, 80s
Place: australia, new south wales
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 6.4
 978
The Tempest (1979)
Genre: Drama, Fantasy
Country: UK
Duration: 95 min.
Story: Prospero, a potent magician, lives on a desolate isle with his virginal daughter, Miranda. He's in exile, banished from his duchy by his usurping brother and the King of Naples. Providence brings these enemies near; aided by his vassal the ...
Style: sexy, serious, experimental, atmospheric, sexual ...
Plot: island, escapades, love and romance, intrigue, destiny, parents and children, isolation, royal family, uninhibited rivalry, love affair, vengeance, wizards and magicians ...
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 5.7
 683
Sweat (2002)
Genre: Action, Adventure, Crime, Thriller
Country: France
Duration: 103 min.
Story: Four partners heist a fortune in gold ore from a North African airport & escape across the desert in a truck.
Style: rough, suspenseful, exciting, tense, realistic ...
Audience: boys' night
Plot: desert, car chase, criminal heroes, crimes, partners, crime, criminal's revenge, rivalry, danger, heist, dishonesty, tough heroes ...
Time: contemporary, 21st century
Place: africa
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 5.9
 1K
Sabotage (1996)
Genre: Action, Drama, Thriller
Country: Canada
Duration: 95 min.
Story: Former special services agent plays an intricate game of chess involving several federal agencies. Queen takes pawn.
Style: suspenseful, exciting, enigmatic, captivating, tense ...
Plot: mercenary, betrayal, hostage, fbi, gunfight, martial arts, violence, sniper, bodyguard, false accusation, conspiracy, bomb ...
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 7.0
 37K
Ravenous (1999)
Genre: Adventure, Comedy, Horror
Country: UK, Mexico, USA, Czech Republic
Duration: 101 min.
Story: Upon receiving reports of missing persons at Fort Spencer, a remote Army outpost on the Western frontier, Capt. John Boyd investigates. After arriving at his new post, Boyd and his regiment aid a wounded frontiersman who recounts a horrifying tale ...
Style: disturbing, twists and turns, serious, tense, suspenseful ...
Plot: cave, survival, fort, soldier, isolation, moral dilemma, cannibalism, camp, confined, haunted by the past, human nature, army ...
Time: 19th century, 20th century, 1840s, victorian era
Place: california, usa
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The Robber Hotzenplotz (2006)
Genre: Comedy, Crime, Family
Country: Germany
Duration: 94 min.
Story: Children's Story about a allways unlucky Highwayman of the southern geman Forestaicion's in the later half of the 19th Century,witty Grammafication by the Author,in,off Course german Lingua.
Style: feel good, semi serious, humorous
Audience: family outing, kids, pre-teens
Plot: palaces castles and temples, family, small town, castle, tree, escapades, family relations, supernatural ability, crimes, heroes, fairy, crocodile ...
Place: bavaria
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 3.2
 2K
Post Impact (2004)
Genre: Action, Adventure, Sci-Fi, Thriller
Country: Germany, USA
Duration: 90 min.
Story: Meteor Bay-Leder 7 struck earth on October 18th, 2012. Causing earthquakes, tidal waves, and a dust cloud that soon covered most of the Northern hemisphere, it changed the face of our planet forever.
Style: exciting, serious, rough, suspenseful, bleak ...
Audience: boys' night
Plot: ice age, satellite, evacuation, insubordination, survival, heroic mission, rescue, danger, save the day, adventure, chaos, forces of nature ...
Time: future, 2010s
Place: germany, europe, berlin germany
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 6.2
 35K
Orgazmo (1997)
Genre: Comedy
Country: USA, Japan
Duration: 94 min.
Story: Joe Young is a devout Mormon living in L.A. trying to raise enough money to go back to Utah and marry his girlfriend, Lisa. Joe is spreading the word about the church of Latter Day Saints one day when he's confronted by two burly bodyguards. A ...
Style: humorous, not serious, absurd, light, talky ...
Audience: teens
Plot: pornography, fight, superhero, danger, fish out of water, innocence lost, showbiz, disorder, righting the wronged, hopes, father son relationship, violence ...
Time: 20th century, 90s
Place: los angeles, california, usa, xian, utah
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 6.1
 19K
No Escape (1994)
Genre: Action, Drama, Sci-Fi, Thriller
Country: USA
Duration: 118 min.
Story: In the year 2022, a ruthless prison warden has created the ultimate solution for his most troublesome and violent inmates: Absolom, a secret jungle island where prisoners are abandoned and left to die. But Marine Captain John Robbins, convicted of ...
Style: futuristic, bleak, exciting, serious, rough ...
Audience: boys' night
Plot: island, prison, jungle, prison guard, escape, survival, chase, prisoner, adventure, confined, uninhibited rivalry, prison life ...
Time: future, near future
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Mozart and the Whale (2005)
Genre: Comedy, Drama, Romance
Country: USA
Duration: 94 min.
Story: A love story between two savants with Asperger's syndrome, a kind of autism, whose conditions sabotage their budding relationship.
Style: touching, emotional, sweet, inspirational, feel good ...
Audience: date night, chick flick
Plot: taxi driver, mathematics, asperger's syndrome, bird, romance, autism, hopes, mental illness, couple relations, support group, birds, shyness ...
Time: contemporary, 50s, 1950s
Place: usa
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 5.3
 2K
Mindwarp (1991)
Genre: Horror, Sci-Fi, Thriller
Country: USA
Duration: 91 min.
Story: Revolting mutants hunt human outcasts and underground fighters (Bruce Campbell, Marta Alicia) in a future world of mind control.
Style: suspenseful, bleak, futuristic, serious, cult film ...
Plot: virtual reality, future dystopia, post nuclear, rebel, mutant, confined, danger, rivalry, parasite, slave, slavery, trap ...
Time: future
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Josie and the Pussycats (2001)
Genre: Comedy, Music
Country: Canada, USA
Duration: 98 min.
Story: Josie, Melody and Val are three small-town girl musicians determined to take their rock band out of their garage and straight to the top, while remaining true to their look, style and sound. They get a record deal which brings fame and fortune but ...
Style: humorous, feel good, not serious, witty, offbeat ...
Audience: teens, girls' night, date night, chick flick
Plot: music, satire, friendship, celebrity, secret, conspiracy, lifestyle, ambition, desire for fame, musician's life, music band, showbiz ...
Time: contemporary, 21st century, 2000s
Place: new york
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Inspector Gadget (1999)
Genre: Action, Adventure, Comedy, Crime, Family, Sci-Fi
Country: USA
Duration: 78 min.
Story: John Brown is a bumbling but well-intentioned security guard who is badly injured in an explosion planned by an evil mastermind. He is taken to a laboratory, where Brenda, a leading robotics surgeon, replaces his damaged limbs with state-of-the-art ...
Style: humorous, not serious, feel good, clever, entertaining ...
Audience: family outing, kids, teens, pre-teens
Plot: good versus evil, rescue, gadget, superhero, adventure, superhuman powers, escapades, wish come true, fish out of water, experiment gone awry, imaginary, fighting crime ...
Time: 90s
Is relevant ?
 8.0
 659K
The Incredibles (2004)
Genre: Animation, Action, Adventure, Family
Country: USA
Duration: 115 min.
Story: Bob Parr has given up his superhero days to log in time as an insurance adjuster and raise his three children with his formerly heroic wife in suburbia. But when he receives a mysterious assignment, it's time to get back into costume.
Style: exciting, entertaining, humorous, touching, stylized ...
Audience: kids, family outing, pre-teens, preschoolers
Plot: superhero, secret identity, heroes, disney, adventure, good versus evil, superhuman powers, family, disguise, family relations, parents and children, rescue ...
Time: 1950s, 1960s, 60s, 50s, year 1962
Place: usa, chicago illinois
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In the Mouth of Madness (1994)
Genre: Drama, Horror, Mystery, Thriller
Country: USA
Duration: 95 min.
Story: With the disappearance of hack horror writer Sutter Cane, all Hell is breaking loose...literally! Author Cane, it seems, has a knack for description that really brings his evil creepy-crawlies to life. Insurance investigator John Trent is sent to ...
Style: gothic, surreal, atmospheric, scary, psychological ...
Plot: lovecraftian, hallucination, insanity, disappearance, investigation, neo noir, paranoia, h.p. lovecraft, police brutality, violence, gory, deadly ...
Time: 20th century, 90s, 1990s
Place: new england, new hampshire, europe, england, manhattan new york city ...
Is relevant ?
 5.5
 9K
House of 9 (2005)
Genre: Drama, Horror, Mystery, Thriller
Country: UK, Romania, Germany, France
Duration: 90 min.
Story: Nine strangers wake up in a house with no recollection how they got there and no way out. The voice on the PA introduces them to a grisly game they must play. The prize is $5 million and their life.
Style: scary, suspenseful, psychological, tense, twists and turns ...
Audience: teens
Plot: group of strangers, survival, captivity, isolation, mind game, rivalry, sole survivor, contests and competitions, danger, deathtrap, murder, characters killed one by one ...
Time: contemporary, 21st century
Place: london
Is relevant ?
 5.2
 224K
Ghost Rider (2007)
Genre: Action, Fantasy, Thriller
Country: USA, Australia
Duration: 110 min.
Story: In order to save his dying father, young stunt cyclist Johnny Blaze sells his soul to Mephistopheles and sadly parts from the pure-hearted Roxanne Simpson, the love of his life. Years later, Johnny's path crosses again with Roxanne, now a ...
Style: comic, exciting, suspenseful, semi serious, serious ...
Audience: boys' night, teens
Plot: demon, dark hero, deal with the devil, superhero, supernatural, curses spells and rituals, chases and races, motorcycle, good versus evil, supernatural ability, escapades, redemption ...
Place: usa, texas
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The Flight of the Phoenix (1965)
Genre: Adventure, Drama
Country: USA
Duration: 142 min.
Story: A cargo plane goes down in a sandstorm in the Sahara with less than a dozen men on board. One of the passengers is an airplane designer who comes up with the idea of ripping off the undamaged wing and using it as the basis for an airplane they will ...
Style: serious, captivating, suspense, harsh, suspenseful ...
Audience: boys' night
Plot: desert, air disaster, adventure, pilot, survival, airplane, thirst, sahara, isolation, rescue, against the odds, crew ...
Time: 20th century, 60s
Place: africa, libya, sahara desert, middle east
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The Elm-Chanted Forest (1986)
Genre: Animation, Adventure, Family, Fantasy, Musical
Country: Yugoslavia, USA
Duration: 83 min.
Story: A painter falls asleep beneath a magical elm tree and awakens with magical powers that allow him to communicate with the creatures of the forest. In the limited time that he possesses these powers, he must help save the forest from the threat of the ...
Style: semi serious, humorous, feel good, stylized, exciting ...
Audience: preschoolers, family outing
Plot: forest, adventure, heroic mission, battle zone, show tunes, creative block, performer's life, friends, family, danger, supernatural, underdog ...
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The Computer Wore Tennis Shoes (1995)
Genre: Comedy, Family, Sci-Fi
Country: USA
Duration: 87 min.
Story: By accident, the content of a computer encyclopedia is transferred into the brain of Dexter Riley, a less than average college boy. Because of his newly acquired knowledge he competes in a quiz show between various universities, where he sweeps all ...
Plot: student, hacker, nerd, teenage love, friendship, jealousy, rivalry, boyfriend girlfriend relationship, dancing, college, genius, greed ...
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Wrong Turn 5: Bloodlines (2012)
Genre: Adventure, Horror
Country: USA, Bulgaria
Duration: 91 min.
Story: A small West Virginia town is hosting the legendary Mountain Man Festival on Halloween, where throngs of costumed party goers gather for a wild night of music and mischief. But an inbred family of hillbilly cannibals kill the fun when they trick and ...
Style: rough, scary, serious, realistic, suspenseful ...
Audience: teens
Plot: police officer, cannibal, slasher, small town, halloween, psychopath, danger, chases and races, escapades, isolation, violence spree, profanity ...
Time: 21st century, contemporary, 2010s
Place: west virginia, usa
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