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1. Tammy (2014)

R | 97 min | Comedy

4.7
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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

2. Ant-Man (2015)

Action, Sci-Fi | Pre-production

A scientist enlists a thief to safeguard his size-changing technology, and also to create a superhero who will defend the world.

Writers: Andrew Barrer, Gabriel Ferrari, Jack Kirby, Stan Lee, Larry Lieber, Adam McKay | Director: Peyton Reed | Stars: Corey Stoll, Evangeline Lilly, Paul Rudd, Michael Douglas

3. Anchorman 2: The Legend Continues (2013)

R | 119 min | Comedy

6.5
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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

4. 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

5. Drunk History (2013– )

22 min | Comedy, History

7.6
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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

6. 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

7. Saturday Night Live (1975– )

TV-PG | 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

8. 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 roommates when their parents get married.

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

9. Eastbound & Down (2009– )

TV-MA | 28 min | Comedy, 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

10. 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

11. 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 70's, 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

12. 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

13. 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

14. Bachelorette (2012)

R | 87 min | Comedy, Romance

5.3
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52 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

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

23 min | Comedy | Active

6.9
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Patriarch Jonas Morehouse shepherds his daughter Cynthia and adopted son Devon from meager beginnings in the oil fields of Texas to powerful boardrooms in New York City. Cynthia and Devon, ... See full summary »

Creators: Matt Piedmont, Andrew Steele | Stars: Tobey Maguire, Kristen Wiig, Will Ferrell, Tim Robbins

16. 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

17. 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

18. Grimsby (2015)

Comedy | Pre-production

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: Isla Fisher, Penélope Cruz, Rebel Wilson, Sacha Baron Cohen

19. Bad Judge (2014– )

Comedy | Pre-production

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.

Creator: Anne Heche | Stars: Kate Walsh, Theodore Barnes, Tone Bell, John Ducey

20. Get Hard (2015)

Comedy | Post-production

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

Writers: Jay Martel, Ian Roberts | Director: Etan Cohen | Stars: Alison Brie, Will Ferrell, Kevin Hart, Vanessa Amaya

21. Welcome to Me (2014)

R | 105 min | Comedy, Drama | Completed

A year in the life of Alice Klieg, a woman with Borderline Personality Disorder who wins Mega-millions, quits her meds and buys her own talk show.

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

22. 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

23. Daddy's Home

Comedy | Pre-production

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: Mark Wahlberg, Will Ferrell

24. Late Night with Jimmy Fallon (2009– )

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

6.9
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Comedian Jimmy Fallon hosts a late-night talk show.

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

25. The Virginity Hit (2010)

R | 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

26. 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

27. 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

28. 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" Williams.

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

29. 60 Minutes (1968– )

60 min | Documentary, News | Active

7.9
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The premiere television News magazine.

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

30. Sleeping with Other People (2016)

Comedy | Filming

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: Natasha Lyonne, Alison Brie, Jason Sudeikis, Amanda Peet

31. Hansel & Gretel: Witch Hunters 2 (2016)

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.

Director: Tommy Wirkola

32. Real Time with Bill Maher (2003– )

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, Michael Moore, Andrew Sullivan

33. Three Mississippi

Comedy | Announced

A comedy centered on guys from rival towns who hold an annual tackle football game for bragging rights.

Writers: Sean Anders, Robert Carlock, John Morris, Scott Silveri | Director: Sean Anders | Stars: Will Ferrell, Adam Sandler

34. 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

35. 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

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: Amanda Seyfried, Rebel Wilson

37. Drunk History (2007– )

Comedy, History

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

39. E! True Hollywood Story (1996– )

Documentary, Biography, Crime | Active

6.4
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Stars: Chip Bolcik, Phil Crowley, Beng Spies, Ken Baker

40. Swear to God

Comedy | Announced

A comedy centered on a hedge fund manager who thinks he has seen God.

Writers: Alan R. Cohen, Alan Freedland, Justin Theroux | Director: Justin Theroux | Stars: Will Ferrell, Steve Carell

41. 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

42. Human Giant (2007– )

30 min | Comedy | Active

8.4
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A half-hour show of edgy short films.

Creators: Aziz Ansari, Rob Huebel, Paul Scheer, Jason Woliner | Stars: Aziz Ansari, Rob Huebel, Paul Scheer, Marcus Shultz

43. Will

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

44. 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

45. Will Ferrell: You're Welcome America - A Final Night with George W Bush (2009 TV Movie)

115 min | Comedy

7.1
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It's time for change in America--but not without a few parting words from former President George W Bush. Here's your chance to discover the man behind the myth as HBO presents Will Ferrell... See full summary »

Writer: Will Ferrell | Director: Marty Callner | Stars: Will Ferrell, Michael Delaney, Pia Glenn, Adam Mucci

46. The Yank

Comedy | Announced

An American insurance guy gets caught up with an international jewel heist.

Writers: Jeff Morris, Steve Pink | Star: Will Ferrell

47. Match Maker

Comedy | Announced

The top player in Men's Tennis challenges the top Women's player to a "Battle of the Sexes" match.

Writer: Steve Conrad | Star: Will Ferrell

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

Comedy, Talk-Show

8.6
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Creators: Zach Galifianakis, Scott Aukerman, BJ Porter | Stars: Zach Galifianakis, Jon Hamm, Bradley Cooper, Misty Monroe

49. Mission Control (2014 TV Movie)

Comedy | Post-production

Set in 1962, the workplace ensemble examines what happens when a strong woman butts heads with a macho astronaut in the race to land on the moon.

Writers: David Hornsby, Phil Augusta Jackson | Director: Don Scardino | Stars: Krysten Ritter, Tommy Dewey, Leah Renee, Jonathan Slavin

50. Charlie Rose (1991– )

60 min | News, Talk-Show

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