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1. American Beauty (1999)

R | 122 min | Drama, Romance

8.4
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86 Metascore

A sexually frustrated suburban father has a mid-life crisis after becoming infatuated with his daughter's best friend.

Director: Sam Mendes | Stars: Kevin Spacey, Annette Bening, Thora Birch, Wes Bentley

Votes: 872,893 | Gross: $130.06M

2. The Big Lebowski (1998)

R | 117 min | Comedy, Crime

8.2
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69 Metascore

"The Dude" Lebowski, mistaken for a millionaire Lebowski, seeks restitution for his ruined rug and enlists his bowling buddies to help get it.

Directors: Joel Coen, Ethan Coen | Stars: Jeff Bridges, John Goodman, Julianne Moore, Steve Buscemi

Votes: 574,155 | Gross: $17.44M

3. Ghostbusters (1984)

PG | 105 min | Action, Adventure, Comedy

7.8
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67 Metascore

Three former parapsychology professors set up shop as a unique ghost removal service.

Director: Ivan Reitman | Stars: Bill Murray, Dan Aykroyd, Sigourney Weaver, Harold Ramis

Votes: 287,797 | Gross: $229.24M

4. Moonrise Kingdom (2012)

PG-13 | 94 min | Adventure, Comedy, Drama

7.8
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84 Metascore

A pair of young lovers flee their New England town, which causes a local search party to fan out to find them.

Director: Wes Anderson | Stars: Jared Gilman, Kara Hayward, Bruce Willis, Bill Murray

Votes: 253,093 | Gross: $45.51M

5. You're Next (2011)

R | 95 min | Horror, Thriller

6.5
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66 Metascore

When the Davison family comes under attack during their wedding anniversary getaway, the gang of mysterious killers soon learns that one of the victims harbors a secret talent for fighting back.

Director: Adam Wingard | Stars: Sharni Vinson, Joe Swanberg, AJ Bowen, Nicholas Tucci

Votes: 67,025 | Gross: $18.47M

6. Submarine (2010)

R | 97 min | Comedy, Drama, Romance

7.3
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76 Metascore

15-year-old Oliver Tate has two objectives: To lose his virginity before his next birthday, and to extinguish the flame between his mother and an ex-lover who has resurfaced in her life.

Director: Richard Ayoade | Stars: Craig Roberts, Sally Hawkins, Paddy Considine, Noah Taylor

Votes: 70,756 | Gross: $0.47M

7. The King of Comedy (1982)

PG | 109 min | Comedy, Crime, Drama

7.8
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Aspiring comic Rupert Pupkin attempts to achieve success in show business by stalking his idol, a late night talk-show host who craves his own privacy.

Director: Martin Scorsese | Stars: Robert De Niro, Jerry Lewis, Diahnne Abbott, Sandra Bernhard

Votes: 56,459 | Gross: $2.50M

8. Local Hero (1983)

PG | 111 min | Comedy, Drama

7.5
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An American oil company sends a man to Scotland to buy up an entire village where they want to build a refinery. But things don't go as expected.

Director: Bill Forsyth | Stars: Burt Lancaster, Peter Riegert, Fulton Mackay, Denis Lawson

Votes: 16,703

9. She-Devil (1989)

PG-13 | 99 min | Comedy

5.4
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A cunning and resourceful housewife vows revenge on her husband when he begins an affair with a wealthy romance novelist.

Director: Susan Seidelman | Stars: Meryl Streep, Roseanne Barr, Ed Begley Jr., Linda Hunt

Votes: 13,216 | Gross: $15.35M

10. Police Squad! (1982)

TV-PG | 24 min | Comedy, Crime

8.5
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Sight-gags and non-sequiturs dominate this spoof of police dramas. The six episodes formed the basis for later very successful "Naked Gun" movies.

Stars: Leslie Nielsen, Alan North, Rex Hamilton, Ed Williams

Votes: 11,028

11. The Man with Two Brains (1983)

R | 93 min | Comedy, Romance, Sci-Fi

6.4
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61 Metascore

A brain surgeon marries a femme fatale, causing his life to turn upside down. Things go more awry when he falls in love with a talking brain.

Director: Carl Reiner | Stars: Steve Martin, Kathleen Turner, David Warner, Paul Benedict

Votes: 20,339 | Gross: $10.10M

12. After the Thin Man (1936)

Passed | 112 min | Comedy, Crime, Mystery

7.7
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Nick investigates the case of a missing man and later a murder that is connected to Nora's family.

Director: W.S. Van Dyke | Stars: William Powell, Myrna Loy, James Stewart, Elissa Landi

Votes: 7,556

13. Les visiteurs (1993)

R | 107 min | Comedy, Fantasy

7.0
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A medieval nobleman and his squire are accidentally transported to contemporary times by a senile sorcerer. He enlists the aid of his descendent to try to find a way to return home, all the... See full summary »

Director: Jean-Marie Poiré | Stars: Christian Clavier, Jean Reno, Valérie Lemercier, Marie-Anne Chazel

Votes: 25,968 | Gross: $0.70M

14. The Man Without a Past (2002)

PG-13 | 97 min | Comedy, Drama, Romance

7.7
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84 Metascore

The second part of Aki Kaurismäki's "Finland" trilogy, the film follows a man who arrives in Helsinki and gets beaten up so severely he develops amnesia. Unable to remember his name or ... See full summary »

Director: Aki Kaurismäki | Stars: Markku Peltola, Kati Outinen, Annikki Tähti, Juhani Niemelä

Votes: 18,255 | Gross: $0.92M

15. Loong Boonmee raleuk chat (2010)

Not Rated | 114 min | Comedy, Drama, Fantasy

6.6
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87 Metascore

On his deathbed, Uncle Boonmee recalls his many past lives.

Director: Apichatpong Weerasethakul | Stars: Thanapat Saisaymar, Jenjira Pongpas, Sakda Kaewbuadee, Natthakarn Aphaiwonk

Votes: 9,936 | Gross: $0.18M

16. Cannibal! The Musical (1993)

R | 95 min | Biography, Comedy, Musical

7.2
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The sole survivor of an ill-fated mining expedition tells how his taste for gold was replaced by that of human flesh.

Director: Trey Parker | Stars: Trey Parker, Dian Bachar, Stephen Blackpool, Stan Brakhage

Votes: 10,435

17. Violent Cop (1989)

103 min | Action, Crime, Drama

7.2
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A violence prone police officer discovers that his colleague is trafficking drugs.

Director: Takeshi Kitano | Stars: Takeshi Kitano, Maiko Kawakami, Makoto Ashikawa, Shirô Sano

Votes: 8,367 | Gross: $0.00M

18. Kauas pilvet karkaavat (1996)

96 min | Comedy, Drama

7.7
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The recession hits a couple in Helsinki.

Director: Aki Kaurismäki | Stars: Kati Outinen, Kari Väänänen, Elina Salo, Sakari Kuosmanen

Votes: 5,195

19. Boiling Point (1990)

96 min | Action, Comedy, Crime

6.8
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Two disquieted junior baseball players seek revenge on the local yakuza for attacking their coach.

Director: Takeshi Kitano | Stars: Takeshi Kitano, Yûrei Yanagi, Yuriko Ishida, Taka Guadalcanal

Votes: 4,777 | Gross: $0.00M

20. The Match Factory Girl (1990)

68 min | Drama, Comedy

7.6
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Iris has a dead-end job in a match-factory, lives with her dour and forbidding parents, and her social life is a disaster. But when she is made pregnant after a one-night stand by a man who... See full summary »

Director: Aki Kaurismäki | Stars: Kati Outinen, Elina Salo, Esko Nikkari, Vesa Vierikko

Votes: 6,536

21. Kids in the Hall: Brain Candy (1996)

R | 89 min | Comedy

6.8
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A pharmaceutical scientist creates a pill that makes people remember their happiest memory, and although it's successful, it has unfortunate side effects.

Director: Kelly Makin | Stars: Dave Foley, Bruce McCulloch, Kevin McDonald, Mark McKinney

Votes: 7,269 | Gross: $2.65M

22. Castle Keep (1969)

R | 105 min | Action, Comedy, Drama

6.2
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During the Battle of the Bulge, an anachronistic count shelters a ragtag squad of Americans in his isolated castle hoping they will defend it against the advancing Germans.

Director: Sydney Pollack | Stars: Burt Lancaster, Patrick O'Neal, Jean-Pierre Aumont, Peter Falk

Votes: 2,003

23. Hugo Pool (1997)

R | 92 min | Comedy, Romance

5.2
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Hugo Pool is a quirky tale of a Los Angeles pool cleaner who falls in love with a young man dying of Lou Gerhig's Disease.

Director: Robert Downey Sr. | Stars: Alyssa Milano, Mark Boone Junior, Malcolm McDowell, Brendan Dawson

Votes: 1,705 | Gross: $0.00M

24. He Died with a Felafel in His Hand (2001)

Not Rated | 107 min | Comedy, Romance

7.1
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A nightmare chase through hell in a never-ending, unrequited daisy chain of desire...

Director: Richard Lowenstein | Stars: Noah Taylor, Emily Hamilton, Romane Bohringer, Alex Menglet

Votes: 2,808

25. Nun va Goldoon (1996)

78 min | Comedy, Drama

8.0
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70 Metascore

A semi-autobiographical account of Makmahlbaf's experience as a teenager when, as a 17-year-old, he stabbed a policeman at a protest rally. Two decades later, he tracks down the policeman he injured in an attempt to make amends.

Director: Mohsen Makhmalbaf | Stars: Mirhadi Tayebi, Mohsen Makhmalbaf, Ali Bakhsi, Ammar Tafti Dehghan

Votes: 2,092 | Gross: $0.04M

26. The Goddess of 1967 (2000)

119 min | Comedy, Drama, Romance

7.1
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"Goddess" stands for French "Déesse", the nickname of Citroën DS, the name of a famous car designed in the fifties. A young and well-situated Japanese man is dreaming of such a car, and one... See full summary »

Director: Clara Law | Stars: Rose Byrne, Rikiya Kurokawa, Nicholas Hope, Elise McCredie

Votes: 1,630

27. Booked Out (2012)

86 min | Comedy, Drama, Romance

7.5
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Booked Out follows the quirky exploits of the Polaroid loving artist Ailidh as she spies and photographs the occupants of her block of flats. Jacob, the boy next door who comes and goes ... See full summary »

Director: Bryan O'Neil | Stars: Sylvia Syms, Kathryn Kelly, Rollo Weeks, Claire Garvey

Votes: 81

28. Getting Any? (1994)

108 min | Comedy

6.2
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Obsessed with the idea of owning his first car so he can have sex in it, a young man takes any job he can find and ends up in an escalating series of crazy situations.

Director: Takeshi Kitano | Stars: Duncan, Moeko Ezawa, Taka Guadalcanal, Hakuryû

Votes: 2,151

29. Snipes (2001)

R | 113 min | Action, Drama, Music

6.2
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32 Metascore

The Music Business Can Be Murder

Director: Rich Murray | Stars: Sam Jones III, Nelly, Zoe Saldana, Dean Winters

Votes: 318 | Gross: $0.02M

30. Dzien swira (2002)

93 min | Comedy, Drama, Romance

8.2
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24 hours in the bitter life of a frustrated divorced teacher who stays in the vicious circle of his numerous obsessions.

Director: Marek Koterski | Stars: Marek Kondrat, Janina Traczykówna, Andrzej Grabowski, Michal Koterski

Votes: 6,096

31. Is There Sex After Death? (1971)

X | 102 min | Comedy

4.8
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Driving through New York City in his Sexmobile, Dr. Harrison Rogers of the Bureau of Sexological Investigation, searches out luminary figures in the world of sex.

Directors: Alan Abel, Jeanne Abel | Stars: Alan Abel, Buck Henry, Marshall Efron, Holly Woodlawn

Votes: 148

32. Where's Marlowe? (1998)

R | 97 min | Comedy, Mystery, Thriller

6.4
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47 Metascore

After making a 3-hour fiasco about New York City's water supply, a two-man film crew decides to take it up a notch by documenting life in the private investigator offices of "Boone and ... See full summary »

Director: Daniel Pyne | Stars: Miguel Ferrer, John Livingston, Yasiin Bey, John Slattery

Votes: 482 | Gross: $0.01M

33. Bob Saget: That Ain't Right (2007 TV Special)

56 min | Documentary

6.2
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Bob Saget does a one hour stand up special.

Director: Beth McCarthy-Miller | Star: Bob Saget

Votes: 616

34. Filles perdues, cheveux gras (2002)

100 min | Comedy, Drama, Fantasy

5.3
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Crossing paths of three lost young women: Elodie wants her daughter back, Natacha wants her cat back, and Marianne wants her soul back. They find friendship and love, encountering many ... See full summary »

Director: Claude Duty | Stars: Amira Casar, Marina Foïs, Olivia Bonamy, Charles Berling

Votes: 423

35. The Principal (2014– )

6 min | Short, Comedy

6.4
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When tragically unhip Gary J. Foote, a witless yet dedicated principal, becomes smitten by his dangerously retro-cool assistant, Billie Gene, he enlists the hep of Brookfield High's ... See full summary »

Stars: Eric Artell, Manon Mathews, Marcus Johns, Lana McKissack

Votes: 12

36. 19 (2000)

83 min | Comedy, Drama

7.1
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Stylish road movie in which a kidnapped youth becomes friends with his abductors.

Director: Kazushi Watanabe | Stars: Daijiro Kawaoka, Kazushi Watanabe, Takeo Noro, Ryo Shinmyo

Votes: 487

37. The Jon Dore Television Show (2007–2009)

30 min | Comedy

7.4
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Stars: Jon Dore, Ricardo Hoyos, Steve Dylan, Mark Forward

Votes: 566

38. Buster Keaton Rides Again (1965)

55 min | Documentary, Biography

7.3
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The film is a documentary about the filming of one of Buster Keaton's movies: "The Railrodder (1965)"

Director: John Spotton | Stars: Buster Keaton, Eleanor Keaton, Gerald Potterton, Michael Kane

Votes: 295

39. Because Why (1993)

104 min | Comedy, Romance

6.2
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A very low-keyed film, with doses of comedy, about a young man Alex, who returns to Montreal after a five year absence. The film follows his relationship with Alya, the girlfriend of his ... See full summary »

Director: Arto Paragamian | Stars: Michael Riley, Martine Rochon, Doru Bandol, Heather Mathieson

Votes: 121

40. Cartoline italiane (1987)

93 min | Comedy, Drama

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Director: Memè Perlini | Stars: Geneviève Page, Lindsay Kemp, Christiana Borghi, David Brandon

41. HS - hors service (2001)

95 min | Comedy, Crime

4.6
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Director: Jean-Paul Lilienfeld | Stars: Dieudonné, Lambert Wilson, François Berléand, Lorànt Deutsch

Votes: 161

42. The Agency (I) (2011)

Short, Comedy, Romance

9.0
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The tale of a man, adopted into a Korean family, who struggles to reconcile with human connection in a world of boundless and inexplicable technology.

Director: Sam Schectman | Stars: Jason May, Tracy S. Lee, Keye Chen, Paige Morrow Kimball

Votes: 7

43. Passed Over (2009)

13 min | Short, Comedy, Drama

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On a night that's 'different than all other nights,' two families join together on the brink of becoming one. Dave, a wealthy Jewish father who has absolutely no control over his teenage ... See full summary »

Director: Alex Burunova | Stars: Ricky Faust, Rod Maxwell, Sam Melnikov, Emily Merryn

44. Springtime in Greenland (1981)

24 min | Short, Comedy

7.0
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Director: John Paizs | Stars: John Paizs, Greg Klymkiw, Margaret Anne MacLeod, George Toles

Votes: 142

45. The Big Mope (2007)

4 min | Short, Comedy

6.7
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Director: Tom Delfino | Star: Tim Spaulding

Votes: 7

46. The International Style (1983)

32 min | Short, Comedy

8.2
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Director: John Paizs | Stars: Guy Maddin, John Paizs, George Toles

Votes: 22

47. Feathers and Toast (2014– )

Comedy

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Reaching her mid thirties and realizing that she has yet to attain anything like the glamorous heights she had envisioned for herself, Tallulah, a mime and freelance tour director, ... See full summary »

Stars: Mhairi Morrison, Diego Torroija, Holly Payberg-Torroija, Tami Hillberry

48. The Obsession of Billy Botski (1980)

24 min | Short, Comedy, Romance

8.9
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A young man meets his obsession, a ghostly '60's Playboy-bunny styled "Connie," and is never the same!

Director: John Paizs | Stars: Kaz Bednarczyk, Bridgette Graeff, John Paizs

Votes: 27

49. The $9.99 Haircut (2002)

5 min | Short, Comedy

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Looking for a cheap haircut, a customer finds himself in a very unique barber shop.

Directors: Nicole Mion, Sandi Somers | Stars: Michael Green, Valerie Planche

50. I'm Sorry I Forgot (2011)

Short, Comedy

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An unexpected encounter with an orangutan at a Cambodian zoo.

Director: Jason Rosette | Stars: Poppy the Ape, Jason Rosette