15 Best Comedy Movies of All Time

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15 Best Comedy Movies of All Time

For centuries, comedy films have been putting smiles on many faces around the world and have cemented their reputation as truly a best medicine. Even the mass-murderers and psychopaths like the Joker need a good laugh every now and then. Comedy is everywhere and the following list of best comedy movies of all time mentions some finest titles that flawlessly succeeded in making people laugh out loud.


15. Road Trip (2000)

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When Josh Parker accidentally mails his girlfriend a video tape of himself cheating on a colleague, he arranges a road trip as a quest to stop the mail before it reaches its destination.

Accompanied by his three casual friends, the group gets mixed in a crazy road trip and a droll adventure worth remembering.


14. The 40-Year Old Virgin (2005)

The 40 Year Old Virgin 2005
When Steve Carell hits the scene, one can tell that real entertainment hasn’t even started. The film chronicles the life of a middle-aged man who, because of his childlike behavior and being prone to accidents, cannot handle the fact that he is still a virgin. His journey to finally achieve his destiny is ridiculously comical.


13. Anchorman: The Legend of Ron Burgundy (2004)

Anchorman The Legend of Ron Burgundy 2004
Tired of watching the same old boring news on television? Then tune yourself to this witty comedy of a news anchor who stops at nothing to get a pair of laughs from his audience.

Starring Will Ferrell, the ignorant and somewhat twisted news anchor signifies the best of exaggerating news and presenting them in the funniest way possible.


12. Tropic Thunder (2008)

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What happens when four primo actors get stranded in a jungle occupied by the lethal Flaming Dragon gang just waiting for human flesh to kill? Obviously relying on their acting skills to survive. Ben Stiller, Jack Black, Robert Downey Jr, the action packed comedy has got it all.


11. Rush Hour (1998)

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Starring Jackie Chan and Chris Tucker, the film hits a comedy punch due to its immense satirical jokes jammed with unique martial arts moves that can puzzle the viewers whether to feel impressed or laugh out of control.

Equipped with one of a kind dialogue worth the hilarity, the film remains one of the most well known comedy films of all time and spawned two successful sequels.


10. Dr. Dolittle (1998)

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Eddie Murphy is not portraying your average doctor. What separates him from his colleagues is his capability of communicating with animals.

Makes you wonder if the doctor has become insane or is he that much smart. The family comedy film has solidified its status as a cult classic.


9. Austin Powers: International Man of Mystery (1997)

Austin Powers International Man of Mystery 1997
The credible humorous elements in this detective-comedy can even make James Bond laugh till he drops dead. Comedy legend Mike Myers plays the role of the world’s greatest spy frozen in time who is once again needed back in action. Once brought back, a comical chaos ensues when the spy desperately tries to fit in the new world.


8. The Simpsons Movie (2007)

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It took more than two long decades for America’s favorite family to finally get their own movie and it definitely paid off. Homer brings the rest of his clumsy moments to shame when he accidentally puts Springfield in danger.

Comprising of every well-known typical Simpson element in one action packed comedy, the film successfully triumphs as one of the top showcases of Simpsons world.