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1. The Bank Dick (1940)

TV-PG | 72 min | Comedy

7.4
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Henpecked Egbert Sousè has comic adventures as a substitute film director and unlikely bank guard.

Writer: W.C. Fields | Director: Edward F. Cline | Stars: W.C. Fields, Cora Witherspoon, Una Merkel, Evelyn Del Rio

Votes: 4,705

2. It's a Gift (1934)

Passed | 68 min | Comedy

7.5
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A henpecked New Jersey grocer makes plans to move to California to grow oranges, despite the resistance of his overbearing wife.

Writers: Jack Cunningham, J.P. McEvoy, W.C. Fields | Director: Norman Z. McLeod | Stars: W.C. Fields, Kathleen Howard, Jean Rouverol, Julian Madison

Votes: 3,330

3. David Copperfield (1935)

Passed | 130 min | Adventure, Drama, Romance

7.6
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When David's father dies, his mother remarries. His new stepfather Murdstone has a mean and cruel view on how to raise a child. When David's mother dies from grief, Murdstone sends David to... See full summary »

Writers: Charles Dickens, Hugh Walpole, Howard Estabrook | Director: George Cukor | Stars: Freddie Bartholomew, Frank Lawton, Edna May Oliver, Elizabeth Allan

Votes: 2,370

4. My Little Chickadee (1940)

Approved | 83 min | Comedy, Western

7.0
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Rightly suspected of illicit relations with the Masked Bandit, Flower Belle Lee is run out of Little Bend. On the train she meets con man Cuthbert J. Twillie and pretends to marry him for "... See full summary »

Writers: Mae West, W.C. Fields | Director: Edward F. Cline | Stars: Mae West, W.C. Fields, Joseph Calleia, Dick Foran

Votes: 1,780

5. Never Give a Sucker an Even Break (1941)

Approved | 71 min | Comedy, Musical

7.5
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Fields wants to sell a film story to Esoteric Studios. On the way he gets insulted by little boys, beat up for ogling a woman, and abused by a waitress. He becomes his niece's guardian when... See full summary »

Writers: John T. Neville, Prescott Chaplin, W.C. Fields | Director: Edward F. Cline | Stars: W.C. Fields, Gloria Jean, Leon Errol, Billy Lenhart

Votes: 1,430

6. Alice in Wonderland (1933)

Passed | 76 min | Adventure, Family, Fantasy

6.6
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In Victorian England a bored young girl dreams that she has entered a fantasy world called Wonderland populated by even more fantastic characters.

Writers: Joseph L. Mankiewicz, William Cameron Menzies, Lewis Carroll | Director: Norman Z. McLeod | Stars: Richard Arlen, Roscoe Ates, William Austin, Gary Cooper

Votes: 1,176

7. The Fatal Glass of Beer (1933)

Passed | 21 min | Short, Comedy

7.0
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The prodigal son of a Yukon prospector comes home on a night that "ain't fit for man nor beast."

Director: Clyde Bruckman | Stars: W.C. Fields, Rosemary Theby, George Chandler, Richard Cramer

Votes: 1,170

8. The Dentist (1932)

Passed | 21 min | Comedy, Short

6.9
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An unconventional dentist deals with patients in slapstick fashion.

Director: Leslie Pearce | Stars: W.C. Fields, Marjorie Kane, Arnold Gray, Dorothy Granger

Votes: 1,084

10. You Can't Cheat an Honest Man (1939)

Approved | 79 min | Comedy

7.3
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Larson E. Whipsnade runs a seedy circus which is perpetually in debt. His performers give him nothing but trouble, especially Edgar Bergen and Charlie McCarthy. Meanwhile, Whipsnade's son ... See full summary »

Writers: George Marion Jr., Richard Mack, Everett Freeman, W.C. Fields | Directors: George Marshall, Edward F. Cline | Stars: W.C. Fields, Edgar Bergen, Charlie McCarthy, Eddie 'Rochester' Anderson

Votes: 998

11. International House (1933)

Passed | 68 min | Comedy

7.1
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Assorted wacky characters converge on a Chinese hotel to bid on a new invention...television.

Writers: Francis Martin, Walter DeLeon, Neil Brant, Louis E. Heifetz | Director: A. Edward Sutherland | Stars: W.C. Fields, Peggy Hopkins Joyce, Rudy Vallee, Stuart Erwin

Votes: 849

12. The Golf Specialist (1930)

Passed | 20 min | Short, Comedy, Sport

6.4
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J. Effingham Bellweather plays golf despite many slapstick setbacks.

Director: Monte Brice | Stars: W.C. Fields, Allan Bennett, William Black, Naomi Casey

Votes: 776

13. Man on the Flying Trapeze (1935)

Passed | 66 min | Comedy

7.8
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Hard-working, henpecked Ambrose Ambrose Wolfinger takes off from work to go to a wrestling match with catastrophic consequences.

Writers: Ray Harris, Sam Hardy, W.C. Fields | Directors: Clyde Bruckman, W.C. Fields | Stars: W.C. Fields, Kathleen Howard, Mary Brian, Grady Sutton

Votes: 754

14. Pool Sharks (1915)

TV-G | 10 min | Comedy, Short

5.7
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Two romantic rivals play a game of pool for the hand of their lady love.

Director: Edwin Middleton | Stars: W.C. Fields, Marian West, Larry Westford, Bud Ross

Votes: 649

15. You're Telling Me! (1934)

Passed | 66 min | Comedy

7.7
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A hard-drinking, socially-awkward inventor wrecks his daughter's chances of marriage into a rich family and bungles his own chances of success by selling one of his more practical inventions.

Writers: Walter DeLeon, Paul M. Jones, J.P. McEvoy, Julian Street | Director: Erle C. Kenton | Stars: W.C. Fields, Joan Marsh, Buster Crabbe, Adrienne Ames

Votes: 645

16. The Old Fashioned Way (1934)

Passed | 71 min | Comedy

7.6
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The Great McGonigle and his troupe of third-rate vaudevillians manage to stay one step ahead of the bill collectors and the sheriff.

Writers: Garnett Weston, Jack Cunningham, W.C. Fields | Director: William Beaudine | Stars: W.C. Fields, Joe Morrison, Baby LeRoy, Judith Allen

Votes: 626

17. The Big Broadcast of 1938 (1938)

Passed | 91 min | Animation, Comedy, Musical

6.5
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The Bellows family causes comic confusion on an ocean liner, with time out for radio-style musical acts.

Writers: Walter DeLeon, Francis Martin, Ken Englund, Howard Lindsay, Russel Crouse, Frederick Hazlitt Brennan | Director: Mitchell Leisen | Stars: W.C. Fields, Martha Raye, Dorothy Lamour, Shirley Ross

Votes: 607

18. Janice Meredith (1924)

153 min | Comedy, Romance

8.1
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It is 1774, the eve of the American War of Independence. Janice comes from a Tory household. She cavorts with American and British alike, is pursued by Charles Fownes, patriot and friend of... See full summary »

Writers: Paul Leicester Ford, Lillie Hayward | Director: E. Mason Hopper | Stars: Marion Davies, Harrison Ford, Macklyn Arbuckle, Joseph Kilgour

Votes: 557

19. Million Dollar Legs (1932)

Passed | 64 min | Comedy, Sport

7.3
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A small country on the verge of bankruptcy is persuaded to enter the 1932 Los Angeles Olympics as a means of raising money. Either a masterpiece of absurdity or a triumph of satire, ... See full summary »

Writers: Joseph L. Mankiewicz, Henry Myers | Director: Edward F. Cline | Stars: Jack Oakie, W.C. Fields, Andy Clyde, Lyda Roberti

Votes: 527

20. The Pharmacist (1933)

Passed | 19 min | Comedy, Short

6.8
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A henpecked but stoic pharmacist tries to maintains his precarious balance while dealing with demanding customers and his dysfunctional family.

Writer: W.C. Fields | Director: Arthur Ripley | Stars: W.C. Fields, Marjorie Kane, Elise Cavanna, Grady Sutton

Votes: 526

21. The Barber Shop (1933)

TV-G | 21 min | Comedy, Short

6.9
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An inept barber maintains his good-humored optimism in his small town shop despite having a hen-pecking harridan for a wife and a total lack of sartorial skill.

Writer: W.C. Fields | Director: Arthur Ripley | Stars: W.C. Fields, Elise Cavanna, Harry Watson, Dagmar Oakland

Votes: 476

22. Six of a Kind (1934)

Passed | 62 min | Comedy

6.9
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When a respectable middle-class couple take a cross-country trip by auto, they share expenses with a decidedly oddball couple, none of whom know the car carries embezzled funds.

Writers: Keene Thompson, Douglas MacLean, Walter DeLeon, Harry Ruskin | Director: Leo McCarey | Stars: Charles Ruggles, Mary Boland, W.C. Fields, George Burns

Votes: 423

23. Poppy (1936)

Passed | 73 min | Comedy

6.9
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Carny con artist and snake-oil salesman Eustace McGargle tries to stay one step ahead of the sheriff but is completely devoted to his beloved daughter Poppy.

Writers: Waldemar Young, Virginia Van Upp, Dorothy Donnelly | Director: A. Edward Sutherland | Stars: W.C. Fields, Rochelle Hudson, Richard Cromwell, Catherine Doucet

Votes: 411

24. Sally of the Sawdust (1925)

104 min | Comedy

6.9
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Judge Foster throws his daughter out because she married a circus man. She leaves her baby girl with Prof. McGargle before she dies. Years later Sally is a dancer with whom Peyton, a son of... See full summary »

Writers: Dorothy Donnelly, Forrest Halsey | Director: D.W. Griffith | Stars: Carol Dempster, W.C. Fields, Alfred Lunt, Erville Alderson

Votes: 358

25. Tillie and Gus (1933)

Passed | 58 min | Comedy

7.1
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Tillie and Augustus Winterbottom are thought to be missionaries when they arrive to find Phineas Pratt trying cheat the Sheridans out of her father's inheritance, including a ferry ... See full summary »

Writers: Walter DeLeon, Francis Martin, Rupert Hughes | Director: Francis Martin | Stars: W.C. Fields, Alison Skipworth, Baby LeRoy, Julie Bishop

Votes: 294

26. Mississippi (1935)

Passed | 73 min | Comedy, Musical

6.9
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A young pacifist after refusing on principle to defend her sweetheart's honor and being banished in disgrace, joins a riverboat troupe as a singer, acquires a reputation as a crackshot ... See full summary »

Writers: Francis Martin, Jack Cunningham, Herbert Fields, Claude Binyon, Booth Tarkington | Directors: A. Edward Sutherland, Wesley Ruggles | Stars: Bing Crosby, W.C. Fields, Joan Bennett, Queenie Smith

Votes: 279

27. Follow the Boys (1944)

Approved | 122 min | Comedy, Drama, Musical

6.2
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During World War II, all the studios put out "all-star" vehicles which featured virtually every star on the lot--often playing themselves--in musical numbers and comedy skits, and were ... See full summary »

Writers: Lou Breslow, Gertrude Purcell, Joe Schoenfeld | Directors: A. Edward Sutherland, John Rawlins | Stars: George Raft, Vera Zorina, Jeanette MacDonald, Orson Welles' Mercury Wonder Show

Votes: 236

28. Show-Business at War (1943)

17 min | Documentary, Short

7.9
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A multi-studio effort to show the newsreel audience the progress of the Hollywood war effort.

Director: Louis De Rochemont | Stars: Carole Lombard, Walt Disney, John Ford, Darryl F. Zanuck

Votes: 212

29. Mrs. Wiggs of the Cabbage Patch (1934)

Passed | 80 min | Comedy

6.0
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The Wiggs family plan to celebrate Thanksgiving in their rundown shack with leftover stew, without Mr. Wiggs who wandered off long ago an has never been heard from. Do-gooder Miss Lucy ... See full summary »

Writers: William Slavens McNutt, Jane Storm, Alice Hegan Rice, Anne Crawford Flexner | Director: Norman Taurog | Stars: Pauline Lord, W.C. Fields, Zasu Pitts, Evelyn Venable

Votes: 146

30. It's the Old Army Game (1926)

Passed | 77 min | Adventure, Comedy, Romance

6.9
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Druggist Elmer Prettywillie is sleeping. A woman rings the night bell only to buy a two-cent stamp. Then garbage collectors waken him. Next it's firemen on a false alarm. And then a real fire.

Writers: J.P. McEvoy, W.C. Fields, William LeBaron, Thomas J. Geraghty, J. Clarkson Miller, Ralph Spence | Director: A. Edward Sutherland | Stars: W.C. Fields, Louise Brooks, Blanche Ring, William Gaxton

Votes: 137

31. Make 'Em Laugh: The Funny Business of America (2009– )

55 min | Documentary, Comedy

7.6
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Stars: Billy Crystal, Amy Sedaris, George Carlin, Leonard Maltin

Votes: 131

32. Running Wild (I) (1927)

68 min | Comedy

7.1
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Cowardly Elmer Finch is browbeaten by his wife, daughter, fat son and the family dog. After hypnosis he is domineering. He enters a contract with a fifteen-thousand dollar payoff, so his ... See full summary »

Writers: Roy Briant, Gregory La Cava | Director: Gregory La Cava | Stars: W.C. Fields, Marie Shotwell, Mary Brian, Claude Buchanan

Votes: 124

33. Her Majesty, Love (1931)

75 min | Musical

6.3
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The wealthy von Wellingens are shocked when the father of their son Fred's fiancée Lia juggles desserts at a formal dinner. They encourage Fred to break the engagement. Lia goes to Berlin ... See full summary »

Writers: Rudolph Bernauer, Rudolf Österreicher, Robert Lord, Arthur Caesar | Director: William Dieterle | Stars: Marilyn Miller, Ben Lyon, W.C. Fields, Leon Errol

Votes: 113

34. So's Your Old Man (1926)

67 min | Comedy

6.5
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Poor glazier Sam Bisbee has invented break-proof glass. He intends to show it off to a convention of automobile men. Due to a mixup his car is switched with another and his demonstration ... See full summary »

Writers: J. Clarkson Miller, Howard Emmett Rogers, Julian Street | Director: Gregory La Cava | Stars: W.C. Fields, Alice Joyce, Charles 'Buddy' Rogers, Kittens Reichert

Votes: 100

35. The DuPont Show of the Week (1961– )

60 min | Comedy, Drama, Musical

6.3
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Stars: Walter Matthau, Frank McGee, Will Rogers, Art Carney

Votes: 70

36. Song of the Open Road (1944)

Passed | 93 min | Comedy, Musical

6.6
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Child film star Jane Powell, fed up with her every move being stage managed by her stage mother, runs away and joins the U.S. Crop Corps, a small army of young folks staying at youth ... See full summary »

Writers: Albert Mannheimer, Irving Phillips, Edward Verdier | Director: S. Sylvan Simon | Stars: Edgar Bergen, Charlie McCarthy, Bonita Granville, W.C. Fields

Votes: 69

37. Sensations of 1945 (1944)

86 min | Musical

6.2
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Writers: Frederick J. Jackson, Andrew L. Stone, Dorothy Bennett | Director: Andrew L. Stone | Stars: Eleanor Powell, Dennis O'Keefe, C. Aubrey Smith, Eugene Pallette

Votes: 59

38. The New Bike (2009)

Short, Drama

8.4
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Writer: David Gantz | Director: David Gantz | Stars: Matt Zemlin, John Riley Billings

Votes: 45

39. Make 'Em Laugh: The Funny Business of America (2009– )
Episode: Never Give a Sucker an Even Break: The Wiseguys (2009)

Documentary, Comedy

7.2
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Writers: Michael Kantor, Laurence Maslon | Director: Michael Kantor | Stars: Billy Crystal, Amy Sedaris, Joseph Adamson, Jason Alexander

Votes: 27

40. Wayne and Shuster Take an Affectionate Look At... (1965– )

60 min | Comedy, Documentary

6.4
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Documentary highlighting the career of a 20th Century comedian, e.g., Bob Hope, Bing Crosby, Jack Benny, W.C. Fields and George Burns.

Stars: Johnny Wayne, Frank Shuster, Jack Benny, Bing Crosby

Votes: 22

41. Too Many Highballs (1933)

20 min | Short, Comedy

5.3
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Harold Hobbs doesn't much like that his lazy, sponging and unemployed brother-in-law Claude and his mother-in-law live with him and his wife, Hortense, especially as the in-laws seem to ... See full summary »

Director: Clyde Bruckman | Stars: Lloyd Hamilton, Marjorie Beebe, Tom Dugan, Aggie Herring

Votes: 20

42. Tillie's Punctured Romance (1928)

57 min | Comedy

7.1
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The ring master is plotting to get the circus owner done away with in a lion cage so he can take over. World War I intervenes and eventually aids the Allied cause by joining the German army.

Writers: Monte Brice, Keene Thompson | Director: A. Edward Sutherland | Stars: W.C. Fields, Louise Fazenda, Chester Conklin, Mack Swain

Votes: 17

43. Hollywood on Parade No. A-9 (1933)

10 min | Short, Comedy, Musical

6.3
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Portraits on the wall of Willy Pogany's studio come to life.

Director: Louis Lewyn | Stars: Johnny Mack Brown, Willy Pogany, Harry Green, Bebe Daniels

Votes: 13

44. How to Break 90 #3: Hip Action (1933)

9 min | Short, Sport

5.9
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In this episode of his "How To Break 90" series, 'Bobby Jones' explains how improper hip motion adversely affects the backswing.

Director: George Marshall | Stars: Bobby Jones, William B. Davidson, W.C. Fields, O.B. Keeler

Votes: 13

45. Fools for Luck (1928)

60 min | Comedy

6.9
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Wealthy Sam Hunter is approached by scheming Richard Whitehead about investing in oil. There appears to be no oil, and everyone is angry until (surprise) oil is re-discovered.

Writers: Harry Fried, George Marion Jr., Sam Mintz, J. Walter Ruben | Director: Charles Reisner | Stars: W.C. Fields, Chester Conklin, Sally Blane, Jack Luden

Votes: 10

46. Wayne and Shuster Take an Affectionate Look At... (1965– )
Episode: W.C. Fields (1965)

18 min | Comedy, Documentary

6.7
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Writers: W.C. Fields, Arthur Knight, Frank Shuster, Johnny Wayne | Director: Norman Campbell | Stars: Johnny Wayne, Frank Shuster, W.C. Fields

Votes: 9

47. That Royle Girl (1925)

114 min | Comedy

5.9
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Joan Royle, beautiful but naive model who came from the slums, falls for Fred Ketlar, the leader of a dance band. When Fred's estranged wife Adele is murdered, Fred is arrested and ... See full summary »

Writers: Edwin Balmer, Paul Schofield | Director: D.W. Griffith | Stars: Carol Dempster, W.C. Fields, James Kirkwood, Harrison Ford

Votes: 7

48. Two Flaming Youths (1927)

55 min | Comedy

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Sheriff Ben Holden is in love with hotel owner Madge Malarkey when down-and-out carnival man Gabby Gilfoil shows up hoping to take her for some money. Gilfoil is mistaken for the wanted man... See full summary »

Writers: John W. Conway, Donald Davis, Percy Heath, Herman J. Mankiewicz | Director: John Waters | Stars: W.C. Fields, Chester Conklin, Mary Brian, Jack Luden

49. A Trip Through the Paramount Studio (1927)

9 min | Documentary, Short

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Stars: Richard Arlen, Mary Astor, Clarence G. Badger, George Bancroft

50. The Potters (1927)

71 min | Comedy

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Pa Potter invests four thousand dollars in worthless oil stock. Or is it worthless?

Writers: Ray Harris, J.P. McEvoy, J. Clarkson Miller, Sam Mintz | Director: Fred C. Newmeyer | Stars: W.C. Fields, Mary Alden, Ivy Harris, Jack Egan