Do you want to laugh your brains out, with some of the top comedy movies ever made? Then, here is best comedy movies ever made list, that encapsulates top comedy animated, English, foreign language and short comedy movies.
Comedy is one of the most popular genres of movies. Comedy movies help to lighten up the mood and many comedy movies make a good ‘light watch’. However, some of the top comedy movies like ‘Life is Beautiful’, apart from being one of the best comedy movies, it also has a strong storyline that moves you. However, in the below list, I have mostly enlisted the movies which are hilarious.
List of Best Comedy Movies Ever Made
Best Comedy ‘Full Feature’ Films Ever Made List
Here, are some of the best English full feature films ever made. The list includes movies of the old 50’s starring Marilyn Monroe like Some Like It Hot, to the latest comedy films of 2008 like Tropic Thunder.
- The Great Dictator (1940)
- Pirates of the Caribbean Series (2003)
- Monty Python and the Holy Grail (1975) (this movie is always present in all top 10 comedy movies list)
- Tootsie (1982)
- Dr. Strangelove or: How I Learned to Stop Worrying and Love the Bomb (1964)
- The Big Lebowski (1998)
- Tropic Thunder (2008) (a hilarious film, starring today’s best comedy Hollywood actors)
- Moonstruck (1987)
- Ace Ventura: Pet Detective (1994) (the funniest Jim Carrey movie ever!)
- Some Like It Hot (1959)
Best Comedy ‘Foreign Language’ Films Ever Made List
Here, is a good comedy movies list of full feature-length foreign language films, which include top comedy French, German, Japanese, Hindi and other language films.
- Andaz Apna Apna (1994) (this is Bollywood film, which is hilarious and is about two guys who are looking for name, fame and money)
- Toki o kakeru shôjo (2006) (also known as The Girl Who Leapt Through Time, this anime movie is hilarious and is about a girl who travels through time)
- Siu lam juk kau (2001) (also known as Shaolin Soccer, this is a very hilarious movie about an old group of people who get together and use their kung-fu skills to play soccer)
- Le fabuleux destin d’Amélie Poulain (2001) (this movie is popularly called Amelie, is an Oscar nominated French film)
- Hera Pheri (2000) (another hilarious Bollywood movie)
- La vita è bella (1997) (this movie is more known as Life Is Beautiful)
- O Casamento de Romeu e Julieta (2005) (a beautiful romantic comedy of Romeo and Juliet)
- Ging chat goo si (1985) (this hilarious movie is also known as Police Story, that stars Jackie Chan)
- Sin noticias de Dios (2001) (also known as Don’t Tempt Me, is a movie where two angels one from heaven and one from hell, are trying to save the soul of a boxer)
- Bikur Ha-Tizmoret (2007) (this film is also known as The Band’s Visit, and is about a band who are to play at an inaugural ceremony of an Arab arts center, only to find themselves in the wrong town)
‘Animated’ Best Comedy Movies
Most of the animation films are hilarious. Below is the best comedy movies of all time list of the most funny animated films.
- Shrek (2001)
- Kung-fu Panda (2008) (one of my favorite comedy films)
- Wallace & Gromit in The Curse of Were Rabbit (2005)
- Enchanted (2007) (is actually a live action-animation film, but is one of the best Disney movies)
- The Simpsons Movie (2007)
- South Park: Bigger Longer & Uncut (1999)
- Tom and Jerry: The Movie (1992)
- Bolt (2008) (quite a funny movie, with a different storyline)
- Finding Nemo (2003)
- The Road to El Dorado (2000) (the funniest 2D film ever made)
Best ‘Short’ Comedy Movies Ever Made List
If you don’t wish to sit for 2 hours watching a comedy film. Then here are some hilarious short films that last for few minutes, but will make you laugh for a long time.
- The Landlord (2007) (this is two-minute hilarious film, starring Will Ferrell)
- Duck! Rabbit, Duck! (1953)
- Géraldine (2000) (a very funny short movie, about a guy turning into a girl)
- Wallace and Gromit in A Close Shave (1995)
- Presto (2008) (Pixar’s best comedy short film)
- Duck Amuck (1953)
- The Procedure (2007)
- The Haircut (2006)
- You Nazty Spy! (1940) (one of the best films of The Three Stooges TV series)
- Let’s Stick Together (1952) (a very funny Walt Disney 2D short)
These were the best comedy movies ever made. So, watch the unseen movies from the above list and have a good laugh! Enjoy!