The best Mexican comedy films in chronological order.
Starring many comedians such as:
Mario Moreno "Cantinflas"
Eulalio González "Piporro"
Marco Antonio Campos "Viruta"
Gaspar Henaine "Capulina"
Adalberto Martínez "Resortes"
María Elena Velasco "La India María"
A smuggler is ordered to abduct a beautiful revolutionary woman for a federal captain. (99 mins.)
The Illiterate One
A man who cannot read or write is given a letter that says he is the inheritor of two million pesos, which starts off a series of events regarding his job, love, and education. (128 mins.)
Se los chupó la bruja
Brothers Viruta and Capulina inherit, along with their distant cousin Reynaldo, an eerie mansion where a hidden treasure is located. (85 mins.)
A sablazo limpio
Clumsy blacksmiths Cornelius and Crispín become the sidekicks of a masked hero who plans to unravel the frauds of a churlish military captain.
Two legionnaires, disguised as odalisques in order to hide their identity and escape from the Foreign Legion, are mistakenly sold as slaves to an Arab harem where they befriend the harem owner's favorite who plans their escape. (96 mins.)
El miedo no anda en burro
A maid and her boss's dog are the inheritors of a large fortune of money, properties and mansions. However, the boss's furious relatives scheme several unsuccessful plans to get rid of them. (88 mins.)
La presidenta municipal
An indigenous potter becomes the first female municipal president of Chipitongo el Alto. (95 mins.)
El coyote emplumado
An old potter and his granddaughter are invited to an archaeological convention in Acapulco where they are hired to create a copy of a well-known Mexica artifact in order to protect the original. (98 mins.)
The film tells an episode of the life of a kindly hearted bootblack who becomes accidentally the tutor... (101 mins.)
Lopez, treated derisively by all as Lopitos, is a humble but loyal citizen of Los Cocos Republic, working as an assistant at the chancellery... (133 mins.)
El bueno para nada
An incompetent, good-for-nothing handyman proves himself worthy after unconsciously helping a mad scientist by fabricating several mechanical parts for a machine capable of launching earthquakes. (85 mins.)
An ordinary citizen is abducted and brainwashed to work as an expert assassin for the notorious murder association, Asesinos, S.A. (95 mins.)
Qué perra vida
Two street musicians befriend a dog whose owner is searching for his long-lost daughter: a good-hearted young lady who is also the street musicians' neighbor. (89 mins.)
You're Missing the Point
The boyfriend (Cantinflas) of the servant of a rich industrial man, gets into the house in order to kill a mad dog... (112 mins.)
Dos pintores pintorescos
After a clumsy painter indirectly becomes the witness of a murder, the murderers chase after him in order to kill him too. (87 mins.)
A stepfather manages to deprive his stepdaughter from her aspiring singing career because it is a threat to his girlfriend who is competing with her. However, the stepdaughter's godfather protects her and supports her singing career. (87 mins.)
Cada quién su lucha
Two friends seeking good luck are brainwashed by a corrupt magician who manipulates wrestling matches for his own personal gain. (90 mins.)
La cigüeña distraída
Two pairs of twins are mistakenly mismatched by their parents, leaving one of each to be raised by a different family. Hilarity and confusion ensue when the two mismatched pairs unintentionally cross paths. (88 mins.)
El ojo de vidrio
Five one-eyed revolutionaries, notorious for their raids on rich people, plan an ingenious vengeance on the man who caused their disgrace. (110 mins.)
Vuelve el ojo de vidrio
Upon hearing the news of Madero's death, Porfirio Alcalá and his four cousins interrupt their peaceful lives as farmers to again join the Mexican Revolution. (105 mins.)
Sor María Nicolasa, an indigenous nun nicknamed "Sor Tequila," seems to get herself in funny situations while she travels around helping people. (90 mins.)
Maria, a house maid, lets her family stay at the house where she works at and causes lots of problems with the owners. (90 mins.)
¡Qué familia tan cotorra!
The family grows as El Borras and La Pecas expect their first child and El Abuelo's mother and his half-brother move in with them. (90 mins.)
Tres muchachas de Jalisco
When their attractive cousin Elvira starts a relationship with their middle-aged father don Pepe, beautiful sisters Flor and María make plans to prevent the impending marriage. (100 mins.)