The Top 100 Comedies

 

Top 100 Movie Comedies

1. Airplane! (Directed by Jim Abrahams, David Zucker, and Jerry Zucker, 1980)
2. Some Like It Hot (Directed by Billy Wilder, 1959)
3. Groundhog Day (Directed by Harold Ramis, 1993)
4. This Is Spinal Tap (Directed by Rob Reiner, 1984)
5. Monty Python and the Holy Grail (Directed by Terry Gilliam and Terry Jones, 1975)
6. Anchorman: The Legend of Ron Burgundy (Directed by Adam McKay, 2004)
7. Best in Show (Directed by Christopher Guest, 2000)
8. Shaun of the Dead (Directed by Edgar Wright, 2004)
9. Duck Soup (Directed by Leo McCarey, 1933)
10. Life of Brian (Directed by Terry Jones, 1979)
11. Young Frankenstein (Directed by Mel Brooks, 1974)
12. When Harry Met Sally… (Directed by Rob Reiner, 1989)
13. The Naked Gun: From the Files of Police Squad! (Directed by David Zucker, 1988)
14. It’s A Mad, Mad, Mad World (Directed by Stanley Kramer, 1963)
15. Borat (Directed by Larry Charles, 2006)
16. In the Loop (Directed by Armando Iannucci, 2009)
17. The General (Directed by Clyde Bruckman and Buster Keaton, 1926)
18. The Big Lebowski (Directed by Joel and Ethan Coen, 1998)
19. Blazing Saddles (Directed by Mel Brooks, 1974)
20. It Happened One Night (Directed by Frank Capra, 1934)
21. Raising Arizona (Directed by Joel and Ethan Coen, 1987)
22. The Philadelphia Story (Directed by George Cukor, 1940)
23. Bridesmaids (Directed by Paul Feig, 2011)
24. Animal House (Directed by John Landis, 1978)
25. Team America: World Police (Directed by Trey Parker, 2004)
26. Step Brothers (Directed by Adam McKay, 2008)
27. The 40-Year-Old Virgin (Directed by Judd Apatow, 2005)
28. Dr. Strangelove (Directed by Stanley Kubrick, 1964)
29. Annie Hall (Directed by Woody Allen, 1977)
30. Modern Times (Directed by Charlie Chaplin, 1936)
31. His Girl Friday (Directed by Howard Hawks, 1940)
32. Bringing Up Baby (Directed by Howard Hawks, 1938)
33. City Lights (Directed by Charlie Chaplin, 1931)
34. The Apartment (Directed by Billy Wilder, 1960)
35. The Producers (Directed by Mel Brooks, 1967)
36. Mean Girls (Directed by Mark Waters, 2004)
37. Trading Places (Directed by John Landis, 1983)
38. The Princess Bride (Directed by Rob Reiner, 1987)
39. Ghostbusters (Directed by Ivan Reitman, 1984)
40. The Jerk (Directed by Carl Reiner, 1979)
41. Rat Race (Directed by Jerry Zucker, 2001)
42. In Bruges (Directed by Martin McDonagh, 2008)
43. Superbad (Directed by Greg Mottola, 2007)
44. Napoleon Dynamite (Directed by Jared Hess, 2004)
45. School of Rock (Directed by Richard Linklater, 2003)
46. The Great Dictator (Directed by Charlie Chaplin, 1940)
47. Tootsie (Directed by Sydney Pollack, 1982)
48. Clueless (Directed by Amy Heckerling, 1995)
49. A Fish Called Wanda (Directed by Charles Crichton and John Cleese, 1988)
50. Singin’ in the Rain (Directed by Stanley Donen and Gene Kelly, 1952)
51. Sullivan’s Travels (Directed by Preston Sturges, 1941)
52. M*A*S*H* (Directed by Robert Altman, 1970)
53. The Blues Brothers (Directed by John Landis, 1980)
54. Harold and Maude (Directed by Hal Ashby, 1971)
55. Arsenic and Old Lace (Directed by Frank Capra, 1944)
56. Hot Fuzz (Directed by Edgar Wright, 2007)
57. Office Space (Directed by Mike Judge, 1999)
58. There’s Something About Mary (Directed by Bobby and Peter Farrelly, 1998)
59. Safety Last! (Directed by Fred C Newmeyer and Sam Taylor, 1923)
60. South Park: Bigger, Longer & Uncut (Directed by Trey Parker, 1999)
61. The Royal Tenenbaums (Directed by Wes Anderson, 2001)
62. Harold and Kumar Go To White Castle (Directed by Danny Leiner, 2004)
63. Ferris Bueller’s Day Off (Directed by John Hughes, 1986)
64. The Grand Budapest Hotel (Directed by Wes Anderson, 2014)
65. Sideways (Directed by Alexander Payne, 2004)
66. Four Weddings and A Funeral (Directed by Mike Newell, 1994)
67. Wet Hot American Summer (Directed by David Wain, 2001)
68. Sherlock Jr. (Directed by Buster Keaton, 1924)
69. The Lady Eve (Directed by Preston Sturges, 1941)
70. Broadcast News (Directed by James L Brooks, 1987)
71. What We Do in the Shadows (Directed by Jemaine Clement and Taika Waititi, 2014)
72. Caddyshack (Directed by Harold Ramis, 1980)
73. Top Secret! (Directed by Jim Abrahams, David Zucker, and Jerry Zucker, 1984)
74. Zoolander (Directed by Ben Stiller, 2001)
75. What’s Up, Doc? (Directed by Peter Bogdanovich, 1972)
76. Planes, Trains and Automobile (Directed by John Hughes, 1987)
77. Burn After Reading (Directed by Coen brothers, 2008)
78. Idiocracy (Directed by Mike Judge, 2006)
79. Galaxy Quest (Directed by Dean Parisot, 1999)
80. Happy Gilmore (Directed by Dennis Dugan, 1996)
81. Legally Blonde (Directed by Robert Luketic, 2001)
82. Kung Fu Hustle (Directed by 2005, Stephen Chow)
83. Lost in Translation (Directed by Sofia Coppola, 2003)
84. The Odd Couple (Directed by Gene Saks, 1968)
85. Trainwreck (Directed by Judd Apatow, 2015)
86. O Brother, Where Art Thou? (Directed by Coen brothers, 2000)
87. Tropic Thunder (Directed by Ben Stiller, 2008)
88. Coming To America (Directed by John Landis, 1988)
89. Rushmore (Directed by Wes Anderson, 1998)
90. The LEGO Movie (Directed by Phil Lord and Christopher Miller, 2014)
91. Elf (Directed by Jon Favreau, 2003)
92. Ghost World (Directed by Terry Zwigoff, 2001)
93. Pee-Wee’s Big Adventure (Directed by Tim Burton, 1985)
94. Bad Santa (Directed by Terry Zwigoff, 2003)
95. The Gold Rush (Directed by Charlie Chaplin, 1925)
96. The Death of Stalin (Directed by Armando Iannucci, 2017)
97. Dirty Rotten Scoundrels (Directed by Frank Oz, 1988)
98. Four Lions (Directed by Christopher Morris, 2010)
99. Dumb and Dumber (Directed by Peter Farrelly, 1994)
100. Withnail and I (Directed by Bruce Robinson, 1987)