Best Comedy Movies

This page is updated regularly. Subscribe, so you don't miss new recommendations. The list of "Best Comedy Movies" contains films with the following parameters. Style: humorous, funny, absurd, realistic, clever and not serious. Plot: mentor, dialogue, drinking alcohol, drinking, storytelling, catastrophe, pornography, farce, culture clash and chase. Genre: Comedy, Drama and Action. Country: USA, UK and Germany.
Best Comedy Movies
Best Comedy Movies
TOP Movies: Superbad (2007), The Hangover (2009), The Hangover Part II (2011), American Pie (1999), The Dictator (2012), American Reunion (2012), Project X (2012), This Is the End (2013), Little Miss Sunshine (2006), Life of Brian (1979), Dirty Grandpa (2016), Why Him? (2016), The Gentlemen (2019), Ferris Bueller's Day Off (1986), Neighbors (2014), Dumb and Dumber (1994), Grown Ups (2010), Ted (2012), Clerks (1994), Napoleon Dynamite (2004).

List of Best Movies

 7.6
 540K
Superbad (2007)
Genre: Comedy
Country: USA
Duration: 113 min.
Story: High school best buddies are facing separation anxiety as they prepare to go off to college. While attempting to score alcohol for a party with help from a fake ID-toting friend, the guys' evening takes a turn into chaotic territory.
Style: teen sex comedy, idiotic, humorous, funny, absurd ...
Audience: teen comedy, teens, boys' night, date night
Plot: party, adolescence, teenager, nerd, teenage life, looking for sex, loss of virginity, youth, dumb, coming-of-age, friendship, nerds ...
Time: contemporary, 21st century, 2000s
Place: usa, california, hawaii
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 7.7
 738K
The Hangover (2009)
Genre: Comedy
Country: USA, Germany
Duration: 100 min.
Story: When three friends finally come to after a raucous night of bachelor-party revelry, they find a baby in the closet and a tiger in the bathroom. But they can't seem to locate their best friend, Doug – who's supposed to be tying the knot. ...
Style: humorous, funny, buddy comedy, not serious, absurd ...
Audience: boys' night
Plot: party, comedy of errors, buddies, friends, nothing goes right, hung over, weirdo, bachelor party, friendship between men, escapades, memory loss, disorder ...
Time: contemporary, 21st century, 2000s, september 11 2001
Place: las vegas, usa, los angeles, california
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The Hangover Part II (2011)
Genre: Comedy
Country: USA, Thailand
Duration: 102 min.
Story: The Hangover crew heads to Thailand for Stu's wedding. After the disaster of a bachelor party in Las Vegas last year, Stu is playing it safe with a mellow pre-wedding brunch. However, nothing goes as planned and Bangkok is the perfect setting ...
Style: humorous, twists and turns, realistic, funny, absurd ...
Audience: boys' night
Plot: party, hung over, wedding, disappearance, dentist, sting operation, memory loss, escapades, silly humor, friends, drugs/alcohol, mishap ...
Time: contemporary, 21st century, 2010s
Place: asia, thailand, usa, los angeles, bangkok thailand ...
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 7.0
 388K
American Pie (1999)
Genre: Comedy
Country: USA
Duration: 95 min.
Story: At a high-school party, four friends find that losing their collective virginity isn't as easy as they had thought. But they still believe that they need to do so before college. To motivate themselves, they enter a pact to all ...
Style: teen sex comedy, humorous, funny, sex comedy, sexual ...
Audience: teen comedy, teens, date night, girls' night
Plot: looking for sex, loss of virginity, virginity, watching pornography, teenage sexuality, party, graduation, masturbation, coming of age, teenager, teenage life, adolescence ...
Time: 90s, 20th century, 1990s, 80s
Place: michigan, usa
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 6.4
 288K
The Dictator (2012)
Genre: Comedy
Country: USA
Duration: 83 min.
Story: The heroic story of a dictator who risks his life to ensure that democracy would never come to the country he so lovingly oppressed.
Style: humorous, suspense, absurd, odd, funny ...
Audience: girls' night, boys' night
Plot: dictator, un, culture clash, satire, dark humor, megalomaniac, farce, society, fish out of water, nuclear, death, escapades ...
Time: 21st century, contemporary, year 1973, 2010s, 20th century ...
Place: usa, new york, asia, israel, brooklyn new york city ...
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Borat: Cultural Learnings of America for Make Benefit Glorious Nation of Kazakhstan (2006)
Genre: Comedy
Country: USA, UK, Kazakhstan
Duration: 84 min.
Story: Kazakh journalist Borat Sagdiyev travels to America to make a documentary. As he zigzags across the nation, Borat meets real people in real situations with hysterical consequences. His backwards behavior generates strong reactions around him ...
Style: humorous, absurd, controversial, banned film, funny ...
Audience: teens
Plot: culture clash, satire, travel, racism, anti semitism, dark humor, jewish, stereotypes, fish out of water, stereotype, misfit, nudity (full frontal - brief) ...
Time: 21st century, contemporary, 2000s
Place: california, kazakhstan, los angeles, usa, washington d.c. ...
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American Reunion (2012)
Genre: Comedy
Country: USA
Duration: 113 min.
Story: The characters we met a little more than a decade ago are returning to East Great Falls for their high-school reunion. In one long-overdue weekend, they will discover what has changed, who hasn’t and that time and distance can’t break the bonds ...
Style: humorous, not serious, ridiculous, sexual, sexy ...
Audience: teens, date night
Plot: masturbation, party, friendship, sexual attraction, couple relations, buddies, friends, high school reunion, sexual activity, lifestyle, weekend, reunion ...
Time: contemporary, 21st century, 2010s
Place: usa, michigan
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 6.6
 195K
Project X (2012)
Genre: Comedy
Country: USA
Duration: 88 min.
Story: Three high school seniors throw a party to make a name for themselves. As the night progresses, things spiral out of control as word of the party spreads.
Style: teen sex comedy, not serious, humorous, realistic, funny ...
Audience: teens, teen comedy, boys' night, girls' night
Plot: party, when the parents are away, drugs/alcohol, teenager, youth, friends, popularity, student, buddies, looking for sex, teenage life, adolescence ...
Time: 21st century, contemporary, 80s
Place: california, los angeles, usa, pasadena california, new jersey
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 6.6
 394K
This Is the End (2013)
Genre: Comedy
Country: USA
Duration: 107 min.
Story: While attending a party at James Franco's house, Seth Rogen, Jay Baruchel and many other celebrities are faced with the apocalypse.
Style: not serious, humorous, absurd, parody, feel good ...
Audience: boys' night
Plot: apocalypse, actor, celebrity, creature, end of the world, survival, disorder, panic, painting, party, saint, farce ...
Time: 21st century, contemporary, 2010s
Place: usa, los angeles
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Little Miss Sunshine (2006)
Genre: Comedy, Drama
Country: USA
Duration: 101 min.
Story: A family loaded with quirky, colorful characters piles into an old van and road trips to California for little Olive to compete in a beauty pageant.
Style: road movie, feel good, humorous, realistic, offbeat ...
Audience: date night
Plot: on the road, road trip, nothing goes right, obsessive quest, dysfunctional family, family relations, escapades, beauty pageant, parenthood, suicide attempt, journey, loser ...
Time: 21st century, contemporary, 2000s, year 2006
Place: california, usa, albuquerque new mexico, arizona, new mexico
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 8.1
 378K
Life of Brian (1979)
Genre: Comedy
Country: UK
Duration: 94 min.
Story: Brian Cohen is an average young Jewish man, but through a series of ridiculous events, he gains a reputation as the Messiah. When he's not dodging his followers or being scolded by his shrill mother, the hapless Brian has to contend with the ...
Style: parody, cult film, controversial, humorous, clever ...
Plot: suprisingly clever, roman empire, satire, monty python, mistaken identity, farce, execution, dungeon, christmas, weirdo, crucifix, cult ...
Time: ancient history, 1st century, 30s, 1930s
Place: holy land, middle east, jerusalem, palestine
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 5.9
 118K
Dirty Grandpa (2016)
Genre: Comedy
Country: USA, UK
Duration: 102 min.
Story: Jason Kelly is one week away from marrying his boss's uber-controlling daughter, putting him on the fast track for a partnership at the law firm. However, when the straight-laced Jason is tricked into driving his foul-mouthed grandfather, Dick, ...
Style: sex comedy, funny, humorous, idiotic, road movie ...
Audience: teens
Plot: road trip, golden years, family relations, on the road, grandfather, pervert, wedding, grandparent grandchild relationship, drinking game, disorder, mentor, army general ...
Time: 21st century, contemporary
Place: florida, usa
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 6.2
 105K
Why Him? (2016)
Genre: Comedy
Country: USA, Cambodia
Duration: 111 min.
Story: A dad forms a bitter rivalry with his daughter's young rich boyfriend.
Style: entertaining, funny, light, ridiculous, humorous ...
Audience: teens
Plot: boyfriend girlfriend relationship, happy ending, awkward situation, billionaire, family relations, family, birthday party, male objectification, holiday, hipster, technology, father daughter relationship ...
Place: usa, california
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 7.8
 277K
The Gentlemen (2019)
Genre: Action, Comedy, Crime
Country: UK, USA
Duration: 113 min.
Story: A drug lord tries to sell off his highly profitable empire.
Style: stylized, realistic, rough, neo noir, suspenseful ...
Audience: boys' night
Plot: money, gangsters, marijuana, organized crime, gang, tough guy, crimes, swearing, british, drug lord, conspiracy, ambition ...
Time: 21st century, 2020s, 2010s
Place: london, england, united kingdom
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Ferris Bueller's Day Off (1986)
Genre: Comedy
Country: USA
Duration: 103 min.
Story: A high school slacker pretends to be sick to skip school and have an exciting day off alongside his girlfriend and his best buddy through Chicago, while trying to outwit his obsessive school principal and his unconformited sister along the way.
Style: feel good, humorous, semi serious, offbeat, entertaining ...
Audience: teens, date night, kids, girls' night, teen comedy
Plot: coming of age, skipping school, friendship, high school, generation gap, high school life, when the parents are away, family relations, teacher, teenage life, independence, car theft ...
Time: 80s, 20th century
Place: chicago illinois, usa, illinois, united states, california
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 6.3
 296K
Neighbors (2014)
Genre: Comedy
Country: USA
Duration: 97 min.
Story: A couple with a newborn baby face unexpected difficulties after they are forced to live next to a fraternity house.
Style: funny, not serious, entertaining, humorous, absurd ...
Audience: teens
Plot: youth, fraternity, neighbor neighbor relationship, stupidity, party, rivalry, plan gone awry, friends, drugs/alcohol, friendship, manipulation, student ...
Time: 21st century, contemporary, 1930s, 80s, 70s ...
Place: usa
Is relevant ?
 7.3
 365K
Dumb and Dumber (1994)
Genre: Comedy
Country: USA
Duration: 107 min.
Story: Lloyd and Harry are two men whose stupidity is really indescribable. When Mary, a beautiful woman, loses an important suitcase with money before she leaves for Aspen, the two friends (who have found the suitcase) decide to return it to her. After ...
Style: humorous, idiotic, absurd, not serious, ridiculous ...
Audience: teens
Plot: road trip, stupidity, dumb, odd couple, social misfits, toilet humor, dimwit, illiteracy, misfit, parakeet, friendship, adventure ...
Time: 90s, 1990s, 20th century
Place: utah, nebraska, usa, colorado, rhode island ...
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 5.9
 235K
Grown Ups (2010)
Genre: Comedy
Country: USA
Duration: 102 min.
Story: After their high school basketball coach passes away, five good friends and former teammates reunite for a Fourth of July holiday weekend.
Style: humorous, funny, ridiculous, buddy comedy, entertaining ...
Audience: teens, kids
Plot: vacation, friends, friendship, reunion, family life, buddies, family relations, eccentric family, silly humor, disorder, grownups, group of friends ...
Time: 2010s, contemporary, 21st century, year 1978, 70s
Place: usa, hawaii, new jersey
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 6.9
 584K
Ted (2012)
Genre: Comedy
Country: USA
Duration: 106 min.
Story: John Bennett, a man whose childhood wish of bringing his teddy bear to life came true, now must decide between keeping the relationship with the bear or his girlfriend, Lori.
Style: funny, humorous, not serious, buddy comedy, witty ...
Audience: teens
Plot: marijuana, wish come true, teddy bear, odd couple, party, friends, friendship, objects come to life, toys, christmas, toy comes to life, adolescence vs adulthood ...
Time: 21st century, contemporary, year 2012, 2010s, 80s ...
Place: boston, massachusetts, usa
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 7.7
 216K
Clerks (1994)
Genre: Comedy
Country: USA
Duration: 92 min.
Story: Convenience and video store clerks Dante and Randal are sharp-witted, potty-mouthed and bored out of their minds. So in between needling customers, the counter jockeys play hockey on the roof, visit a funeral home and deal with their love lives.
Style: witty, clever, humorous, sincere, offbeat ...
Audience: teens
Plot: slacker, everyday life, satire, friendship, sarcasm, workplace, friendship between men, ice hockey, death, anger, jealousy, funeral ...
Time: 90s, 20th century, year 1993, 1990s
Place: new jersey, usa
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Napoleon Dynamite (2004)
Genre: Comedy
Country: USA
Duration: 96 min.
Story: A listless and alienated teenager decides to help his new friend win the class presidency in their small western high school, while he must deal with his bizarre family life back home.
Style: humorous, not serious, witty, funny, talky ...
Audience: teens
Plot: high school life, friendship, small town, teenage life, misfit, social misfits, goofy hero, eccentric family, election, rejection, school dance, adolescence ...
Time: 21st century, contemporary, 80s
Place: idaho, usa, utah, mexico
Is relevant ?
 6.2
 118K
Bad Moms (2016)
Genre: Comedy
Country: USA
Duration: 100 min.
Story: When three overworked and under-appreciated moms are pushed beyond their limits, they ditch their conventional responsibilities for a jolt of long overdue freedom, fun, and comedic self-indulgence.
Style: idiotic, buddy comedy, funny, entertaining, absurd ...
Audience: chick flick, girls' night, teens
Plot: female friendship, women, party, motherhood, family, drunken woman, alcohol, friendship, divorce, single mother, working mom, friendship between women ...
Place: chicago illinois, california
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Captain Fantastic (2016)
Genre: Comedy, Drama
Country: USA
Duration: 118 min.
Story: A father living in the forests of the Pacific Northwest with his six young kids tries to assimilate back into society.
Style: intellectual, philosophical, touching, emotional, cerebral ...
Audience: kids
Plot: off the grid, home schooling, family drama, road trip, survivalist, large family, motor home, socialism, family relations, precocious child, wilderness, parenthood ...
Place: washington state, oregon, xian
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Dave Chappelle: Equanimity (2017)
Genre: Comedy
Country: USA
Duration: 64 min.
Story: Comedy legend Dave Chappelle returns to his roots with an all-new stand-up special filmed at the Warner Theatre in Washington, D.C.
Style: light, sincere, captivating, entertaining, humorous ...
Audience: chick flick, boys' night
Plot: talk show, stand up special, social problems, comedian, current affairs, youth, life philosophy, society, stand up comedian, family relations, dialogue, pop culture ...
Time: contemporary
Is relevant ?
 5.6
 38K
Night School (2018)
Genre: Comedy
Country: USA
Duration: 111 min.
Story: Teddy Walker is a successful salesman whose life takes an unexpected turn when he accidentally blows up his place of employment. Forced to attend night school to get his GED, Teddy soon finds himself dealing with a group of misfit students, his ...
Style: light, humorous, satirical
Plot: night school, dyslexia, teacher, boxing ring, car accident, learning disability, prom, african american, high school prom, flash forward, marriage proposal, hallucination ...
Time: year 2001
Place: atlanta georgia, north america, usa
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Borat Subsequent Moviefilm (2020)
Genre: Comedy
Country: UK, USA
Duration: 95 min.
Story: 14 years after making a film about his journey across the USA, Borat risks life and limb when he returns to the United States with his young daughter, and reveals more about the culture, the COVID-19 pandemic, and the political elections.
Style: absurd, humorous, satirical, fable
Plot: masked man, amazon, disguise, prank, presidential election, social satire, father daughter relationship, countryside, male protagonist, feminism, epiphany, political rally ...
Place: manhattan new york city, kazakhstan, new york, texas, xian
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 6.2
 241K
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, horror spoof, humorous, slasher, idiotic ...
Audience: teens, teen comedy, date night
Plot: youth, serial killer, stupidity, stabbing, graphic violence, teenage life, media satire, satire, absurd humor, killing off one by one, who done it, teenage angst ...
Time: 20th century, 90s, 2000s
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Anchorman: The Legend of Ron Burgundy (2004)
Genre: Comedy
Country: USA
Duration: 94 min.
Story: It's the 1970s, and San Diego super-sexist anchorman Ron Burgundy is the top dog in local TV, but that's all about to change when ambitious reporter Veronica Corningstone arrives as a new employee at his station.
Style: humorous, parody, witty, cynical, not serious ...
Audience: teens
Plot: journalism, sexism, farce, friendship, rivalry, tv show in film, new job, nervous breakdown, stupidity, workplace, career, media satire ...
Time: 70s, 20th century
Place: california, usa, san diego california
Is relevant ?
 6.4
 246K
American Pie 2 (2001)
Genre: Comedy
Country: USA
Duration: 108 min.
Story: The whole gang are back and as close as ever. They decide to get even closer by spending the summer together at a beach house. They decide to hold the biggest party ever to be seen, even if the preparation doesn't always go to plan. Especially ...
Style: sex comedy, teen sex comedy, humorous, realistic, not serious ...
Audience: teens, teen comedy, date night, girls' night
Plot: party, looking for sex, student life, masturbation, beach house, farce, youth, couples, wooing, sexual activity, family relations, sexual exploration ...
Time: 21st century, contemporary, 2000s
Place: usa, michigan
Is relevant ?
 7.7
 223K
Airplane! (1980)
Genre: Comedy
Country: USA
Duration: 88 min.
Story: Alcoholic pilot, Ted Striker has developed a fear of flying due to wartime trauma, but nevertheless boards a passenger jet in an attempt to woo back his stewardess girlfriend. Food poisoning decimates the passengers and crew, leaving it up to ...
Style: parody, humorous, absurd, funny, unusual plot structure ...
Audience: teens, date night
Plot: airplane, stewardess, pilot, passenger, fear of flying, air disaster, catastrophe, landing, rescue, heroes, goofy hero, danger ...
Time: 70s, 20th century, 80s
Place: chicago illinois, los angeles
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