Film Comedies

Chris' favorite comedy films
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1.
Some Like It Hot (1959)
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When two male musicians witness a mob hit, they flee the state in an all-female band disguised as women, but further complications set in. (121 mins.)
Director: Billy Wilder
“ My mom plays the violinist in the band, plus it's the AFI's number one comedy of all time, so of course it's my favorite! ” - chrisrn
 
2.
Defending Your Life (1991)
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In an afterlife way station resembling a block of hotels, the lives of the recently-deceased are examined in a court-like setting. (112 mins.)
Director: Albert Brooks
“ One of my favorite movies. Although a comedy, there's a lot to ponder with this movie. ” - chrisrn
 
3.
Lost in America (1985)
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A husband and wife in their 30s decide to quit their jobs, live as free spirits and cruise America in a Winnebago. (91 mins.)
Director: Albert Brooks
“ Albert Brooks is so witty and funny. I love his films. ” - chrisrn
 
4.
Mother (1996)
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A neurotic, twice-divorced sci-fi writer moves back in with his mother to solve his personal problems. (104 mins.)
Director: Albert Brooks
“ Another one of my favorites by Albert Brooks. ” - chrisrn
 
5.
Being John Malkovich (1999)
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A puppeteer discovers a portal that leads literally into the head of movie star John Malkovich. (112 mins.)
Director: Spike Jonze