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1. Ant-Man (2015)

Action, Sci-Fi | Post-production

Armed with a super-suit with the astonishing ability to shrink in scale but increase in strength, con-man Scott Lang must embrace his inner hero and help his mentor, Dr. Hank Pym, plan and pull off a heist that will save the world.

Writers: Adam McKay, Paul Rudd, Edgar Wright, Joe Cornish, Stan Lee, Larry Lieber, Jack Kirby | Director: Peyton Reed | Stars: Paul Rudd, Evangeline Lilly, Hayley Atwell, Michael Peña

2. Get Hard (2015)

R | 100 min | Comedy

6.3
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34 Metascore

When millionaire James King is jailed for fraud and bound for San Quentin, he turns to Darnell Lewis to prep him to go behind bars.

Writers: Jay Martel, Ian Roberts, Etan Cohen, Adam McKay | Director: Etan Cohen | Stars: Will Ferrell, Kevin Hart, Alison Brie, T.I.

Votes: 9,095

3. Saturday Night Live (1975– )

TV-14 | 90 min | Comedy, Music | Active

8.2
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The classic late night live sketch comedy show.

Creator: Lorne Michaels | Stars: Don Pardo, Lenny Pickett, Darrell Hammond, Seth Meyers

Votes: 29,458

4. Welcome to Me (2014)

R | 105 min | Comedy, Drama

7.1
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77 Metascore

When Alice Klieg wins the Mega-Millions lottery, she immediately quits her psychiatric meds and buys her own talk show.

Writer: Eliot Laurence | Director: Shira Piven | Stars: Kristen Wiig, James Marsden, Linda Cardellini, Wes Bentley

Votes: 273

5. Tammy (2014)

R | 97 min | Comedy

4.8
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39 Metascore

After losing her job and learning that her husband has been unfaithful, a woman hits the road with her profane, hard-drinking grandmother.

Writers: Melissa McCarthy, Ben Falcone | Director: Ben Falcone | Stars: Melissa McCarthy, Susan Sarandon, Kathy Bates, Allison Janney

Votes: 24,621

6. The Big Short (2016)

Drama | Filming

The men who made millions from a global economic meltdown.

Writers: Michael Lewis, Adam McKay, Charles Randolph | Director: Adam McKay | Stars: Christian Bale, Brad Pitt, Ryan Gosling, Marisa Tomei

7. Step Brothers (2008)

R | 98 min | Comedy

6.9
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51 Metascore

Two aimless middle-aged losers still living at home are forced against their will to become room-mates when their parents marry.

Writers: Will Ferrell, Adam McKay, John C. Reilly | Director: Adam McKay | Stars: Will Ferrell, John C. Reilly, Mary Steenburgen, Richard Jenkins

Votes: 187,279

8. Anchorman 2: The Legend Continues (2013)

R | 119 min | Comedy

6.4
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61 Metascore

With the 70s behind him, San Diego's top rated newsman, Ron Burgundy, returns to take New York's first 24-hour news channel by storm.

Writers: Will Ferrell, Adam McKay | Director: Adam McKay | Stars: Will Ferrell, Christina Applegate, Paul Rudd, Steve Carell

Votes: 107,608

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

PG-13 | 94 min | Comedy

7.3
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63 Metascore

Ron Burgundy is San Diego's top rated newsman in the male-dominated broadcasting of the '70s, but that's all about to change for Ron and his cronies when an ambitious woman is hired as a new anchor.

Writers: Will Ferrell, Adam McKay | Director: Adam McKay | Stars: Will Ferrell, Christina Applegate, Steve Carell, Paul Rudd

Votes: 234,303

10. Hansel & Gretel: Witch Hunters (2013)

R | 88 min | Action, Fantasy, Horror

6.1
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21 Metascore

Hansel & Gretel are bounty hunters who track and kill witches all over the world. As the fabled Blood Moon approaches, the siblings encounter a new form of evil that might hold a secret to their past.

Writer: Tommy Wirkola | Director: Tommy Wirkola | Stars: Jeremy Renner, Gemma Arterton, Peter Stormare, Famke Janssen

Votes: 140,197

11. The Other Guys (2010)

PG-13 | 107 min | Action, Comedy, Crime

6.6
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64 Metascore

Two mismatched New York City detectives seize an opportunity to step up like the city's top cops whom they idolize -- only things don't quite go as planned.

Writers: Adam McKay, Chris Henchy | Director: Adam McKay | Stars: Will Ferrell, Mark Wahlberg, Derek Jeter, Eva Mendes

Votes: 165,727

12. Talladega Nights: The Ballad of Ricky Bobby (2006)

PG-13 | 108 min | Action, Comedy, Sport

6.5
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66 Metascore

#1 NASCAR driver Ricky Bobby stays atop the heap thanks to a pact with his best friend and teammate, Cal Naughton, Jr. But when a French Formula One driver, makes his way up the ladder, Ricky Bobby's talent and devotion are put to the test.

Writers: Will Ferrell, Adam McKay | Director: Adam McKay | Stars: Will Ferrell, John C. Reilly, Sacha Baron Cohen, Gary Cole

Votes: 114,081

13. The Dictator (2012)

R | 83 min | Comedy

6.4
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58 Metascore

The heroic story of a dictator who risks his life to ensure that democracy would never come to the country he so lovingly oppressed.

Writers: Sacha Baron Cohen, Alec Berg, David Mandel, Jeff Schaffer | Director: Larry Charles | Stars: Sacha Baron Cohen, Anna Faris, John C. Reilly, Ben Kingsley

Votes: 186,138

14. The Campaign (2012)

R | 85 min | Comedy

6.2
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50 Metascore

An incumbent congressman embroiled in personal scandal faces a no-holds-barred challenge from a naive newcomer funded by two unscrupulous billionaire lobbyist brothers.

Writers: Chris Henchy, Shawn Harwell, Adam McKay | Director: Jay Roach | Stars: Will Ferrell, Zach Galifianakis, Jason Sudeikis, Dylan McDermott

Votes: 97,581

15. Eastbound & Down (2009–2013)

TV-MA | 28 min | Comedy, Drama, Sport

8.3
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Years after he turned his back on his hometown, a burned-out major league ballplayer returns to teach phys ed at his old middle school.

Creators: Ben Best, Jody Hill, Danny McBride | Stars: Danny McBride, Steve Little, Katy Mixon, Elizabeth De Razzo

Votes: 38,152

16. Drunk History (2013– )

TV-14 | 22 min | Comedy, History

7.7
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Historical reenactments by A-list talent are presented by inebriated storytellers.

Creators: Jeremy Konner, Derek Waters | Stars: Derek Waters, Bennie Arthur, Maria Blasucci, Craig Cackowski

Votes: 3,076

17. Land of the Lost (2009)

PG-13 | 102 min | Adventure, Comedy, Sci-Fi

5.3
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32 Metascore

On his latest expedition, Dr. Rick Marshall is sucked into a space-time vortex alongside his research assistant and a redneck survivalist. In this alternate universe, the trio make friends with a primate named Chaka, their only ally in a world full of dinosaurs and other fantastic creatures.

Writers: Chris Henchy, Dennis McNicholas, Sid Krofft, Marty Krofft | Director: Brad Silberling | Stars: Will Ferrell, Danny McBride, Anna Friel, Jorma Taccone

Votes: 47,391

18. Machine Gun Preacher (2011)

R | 129 min | Action, Biography, Crime

6.8
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43 Metascore

Sam Childers is a former drug-dealing biker tough guy who found God and became a crusader for hundreds of Sudanese children who've been forced to become soldiers.

Writer: Jason Keller | Director: Marc Forster | Stars: Gerard Butler, Michelle Monaghan, Michael Shannon, Kathy Baker

Votes: 48,103

19. Bachelorette (2012)

R | 87 min | Comedy, Romance

5.3
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53 Metascore

Three friends are asked to be bridesmaids at a wedding of a woman they used to ridicule back in high school.

Writer: Leslye Headland | Director: Leslye Headland | Stars: Kirsten Dunst, Isla Fisher, Lizzy Caplan, James Marsden

Votes: 32,983

20. Bad Judge (2014–2015)

30 min | Comedy | Active

5.8
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A hard-living, sexually unapologetic woman who plays with the law, and whose life on the edge is constantly in balance as she also happens to be a judge in the Criminal Court system.

Creators: Anne Heche, Chad Kultgen | Stars: Kate Walsh, John Ducey, Ryan Hansen, Miguel Sandoval

Votes: 3,391

21. Sleeping with Other People (2015)

95 min | Comedy

7.7
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77 Metascore

A good-natured womanizer and a serial cheater form a platonic relationship that helps reform them in ways, while a mutual attraction sets in.

Writer: Leslye Headland | Director: Leslye Headland | Stars: Alison Brie, Adam Scott, Natasha Lyonne, Jason Sudeikis

Votes: 80

22. Daddy's Home (2015)

Comedy | Filming

When a divorced guy's ex-wife re-marries someone way more uptight, he re-enters her life and wreaks havoc.

Writers: Brian Burns, Etan Cohen, Chris Henchy, Adam McKay | Directors: Sean Anders, John Morris | Stars: Linda Cardellini, Alessandra Ambrosio, Mark Wahlberg, Will Ferrell

23. Grimsby (2016)

Comedy | Filming

A new assignment forces a top spy to team up with his football hooligan brother.

Writers: Sacha Baron Cohen, Phil Johnston, Peter Baynham | Director: Louis Leterrier | Stars: Rebel Wilson, Penélope Cruz, Isla Fisher, Mark Strong

24. The Spoils of Babylon (2014 TV Mini-Series)

23 min | Comedy | Active

6.9
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Cynthia and Devon are two siblings whose intense love drives everything and everyone around them to ruin.

Creators: Matt Piedmont, Andrew Steele | Stars: Tobey Maguire, Kristen Wiig, Will Ferrell, Cal Bartlett

Votes: 2,404

25. I Heart Huckabees (2004)

R | 107 min | Comedy

6.8
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55 Metascore

A husband-and-wife team play detective, but not in the traditional sense. Instead, the happy duo helps others solve their existential issues, the kind that keep you up at night, wondering what it all means.

Writers: David O. Russell, Jeff Baena | Director: David O. Russell | Stars: Jason Schwartzman, Jude Law, Naomi Watts, Mark Wahlberg

Votes: 54,229

26. The Foot Fist Way (2006)

R | 85 min | Comedy

6.4
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63 Metascore

An inept karate instructor struggles with marital troubles and an unhealthy obsession with fellow karate enthusiast Chuck "The Truck" Wallace.

Writers: Ben Best, Jody Hill, Danny McBride | Director: Jody Hill | Stars: Danny McBride, Ben Best, Mary Jane Bostic, Spencer Moreno

Votes: 8,669

27. Bewitched (2005)

PG-13 | 102 min | Comedy, Fantasy, Romance

4.8
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34 Metascore

Thinking he can overshadow an unknown actress in the part, an egocentric actor unknowingly gets a witch cast in an upcoming television remake of the classic show "Bewitched".

Writers: Nora Ephron, Delia Ephron, Sol Saks | Director: Nora Ephron | Stars: Nicole Kidman, Will Ferrell, Shirley MacLaine, Michael Caine

Votes: 55,041

28. Casa de mi Padre (2012)

R | 84 min | Comedy, Western

5.5
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52 Metascore

Scheming on a way to save their father's ranch, the Alvarez brothers find themselves in a war with Mexico's most feared drug lord.

Writers: Andrew Steele, Eva Maria Peters | Director: Matt Piedmont | Stars: Will Ferrell, Gael García Bernal, Diego Luna, Nick Offerman

Votes: 15,800

29. Late Night with Jimmy Fallon (2009– )

60 min | Comedy, Music, Talk-Show | Active

7.0
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Comedian Jimmy Fallon hosts a late-night talk show.

Stars: Jimmy Fallon, The Roots, Steve Higgins, Bashir Salahuddin

Votes: 7,139

30. The Goods: Live Hard, Sell Hard (2009)

R | 89 min | Comedy

5.8
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39 Metascore

Used-car liquidator Don Ready is hired by a flailing auto dealership to turn their Fourth of July sale into a majorly profitable event.

Writers: Andy Stock, Rick Stempson | Director: Neal Brennan | Stars: Jeremy Piven, Ving Rhames, David Koechner, James Brolin

Votes: 16,850

31. The Virginity Hit (2010)

R | 86 min | Comedy

4.6
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40 Metascore

Four guys, one camera, and their experience chronicling the exhilarating and terrifying rite of passage: losing your virginity. As these guys help their buddy get laid, they'll have to ... See full summary »

Writers: Andrew Gurland, Huck Botko | Directors: Huck Botko, Andrew Gurland | Stars: Matt Bennett, Zack Pearlman, Krysta Rodriguez, Jacob Davich

Votes: 3,321

32. 60 Minutes (1968– )

60 min | Documentary, News | Active

7.7
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A popular television News magazine in the USA, in which an ever changing team of CBS News correspondents contribute segments ranging from hard news coverage to politics to lifestyle and pop culture.

Creator: Don Hewitt | Stars: Andrew Rooney, Lesley Stahl, Steve Kroft, Scott Pelley

Votes: 1,610

33. Tim and Eric's Billion Dollar Movie (2012)

R | 93 min | Comedy

5.2
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40 Metascore

Two guys get a billion dollars to make a movie, only to watch their dream run off course. In order to make the money back, they then attempt to revitalize a failing shopping mall.

Writers: Tim Heidecker, Eric Wareheim, Jon Mugar, Doug Lussenhop, Jonathan Krisel | Directors: Tim Heidecker, Eric Wareheim | Stars: Tim Heidecker, Eric Wareheim, Robert Loggia, Will Ferrell

Votes: 7,125

34. Hansel & Gretel: Witch Hunters 2

Action, Fantasy | Announced

After killing the dark evil witch, the brother and sister Hansel and Gretel think that they are safe. But what they don't know is, there is another dark force striking them soon.

Writers: Michael Finch, Tommy Wirkola

35. Real Time with Bill Maher (2003– )

TV-MA | 60 min | Comedy, News, Talk-Show

7.7
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Comedian and political satirist Bill Maher discusses topical events with guests from various backgrounds.

Stars: Bill Maher, Arianna Huffington, Andrew Sullivan, Cornel West

Votes: 6,854

36. The Social Life (2015)

Comedy | Pre-production

An Internet savvy woman convinces her friend to dump her new boyfriend so she can date him instead.

Writer: Lauryn Kahn | Director: Jake Szymanski | Stars: Rebel Wilson, Amanda Seyfried

38. Funny or Die Presents... (2010– )

Comedy

5.8
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A series of comedy sketches brought to you by the people at Funny or Die.

Creators: Andrew Steele, Adam McKay, Andrea Savage, Eric Wareheim, Tim Heidecker, Matt Piedmont, Will Ferrell, Chris Henchy, Judd Apatow | Stars: Steve Tom, Rob Huebel, Christine Scott Bennett, Callie Cameron

Votes: 855

39. Human Giant (2007– )

30 min | Comedy | Active

8.5
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A half-hour show of edgy short films.

Creators: Aziz Ansari, Tom Gianas, Rob Huebel, Paul Scheer, Jason Woliner, Sam Grossman | Stars: Aziz Ansari, Rob Huebel, Paul Scheer, Marcus Shultz

Votes: 2,060

40. The Spoils Before Dying (2015 TV Mini-Series)

Comedy | Post-production

Fictional author-filmmaker, Eric Jonrosh, adapts his epic tale of a pianist-turned-detective investigating a murder in the 1950s underground jazz scene.

41. Will (I)

Comedy | Announced

An ordinary man lives in a world where free will doesn't exist. The lives and destinies of every human being are scripted by scribes in Heaven. One day, his writer quits, leaving him to go about his day unscripted.

Writer: Demetri Martin | Director: Michel Hazanavicius | Stars: Paul Rudd, Zach Galifianakis

42. Border Guards

Comedy | Announced

A pair of Americans try to prevent Mexican immigrants from entering the country, accidentally find the tables turned on themselves when they try to return to the U.S. without any identification.

Writer: Jesse Armstrong | Director: Adam McKay | Stars: Will Ferrell, John C. Reilly

43. Wake Up, Ron Burgundy: The Lost Movie (2004 Video)

Not Rated | 93 min | Comedy

6.2
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This "alternate film" companion to Anchorman: The Legend of Ron Burgundy (2004) was compiled from dropped sub-plots and alternate takes. While Ron Burgundy's rivalry with Veronica ... See full summary »

Writers: Will Ferrell, Adam McKay | Director: Adam McKay | Stars: Will Ferrell, Christina Applegate, Paul Rudd, Steve Carell

Votes: 4,715

44. Devil's Night (II)

Comedy | Announced

A pair of lifelong friends prepare for a traditional Halloween event that may tear them apart.

Writers: Leo Benvenuti, Andrew Mogel, Jarrad Paul, Steve Rudnick | Stars: Will Ferrell, John C. Reilly

45. Untitled Ben Schwartz/Seth Rogen/Adam McKay Project Project

Comedy | Announced

Plot undisclosed.

Writer: Ben Schwartz | Stars: Seth Rogen, Ben Schwartz

46. Between Two Ferns with Zach Galifianakis (2008– )

4 min | Comedy, Talk-Show

8.7
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Zach Galifinakas comically interviews various celebrites between two ferns.

Creators: BJ Porter, Scott Aukerman, Zach Galifianakis | Stars: Zach Galifianakis, Jon Hamm, Bradley Cooper, Misty Monroe

Votes: 2,857

47. The House

Comedy | Announced

A dad convinces his friends to start an illegal casino in his basement after he and his wife spend their daughter's college fund.

Writers: Andrew J. Cohen, Brendan O'Brien | Director: Andrew J. Cohen | Star: Will Ferrell

48. E! True Hollywood Story (1996– )

Documentary, Biography, Crime | Active

6.4
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A documentary about celebrities lives before and after being famous.

Stars: Chip Bolcik, Phil Crowley, Beng Spies, Ken Baker

Votes: 593

49. Charlie Rose (1991– )

60 min | News, Talk-Show

7.7
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Stars: Charlie Rose, Mark Halperin, Al Hunt, Thomas Friedman

Votes: 513

50. Drunk History (2007– )

Comedy, History

8.1
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Creator: Derek Waters | Stars: Derek Waters, Jen Kirkman, Jack Black, Eric Falconer

Votes: 787