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1. The Goonies (1985)

PG | 114 min | Adventure, Comedy, Family

7.8
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60 Metascore

In order to save their home from foreclosure, a group of misfits set out to find a pirate's ancient treasure.

Writers: Steven Spielberg, Chris Columbus | Director: Richard Donner | Stars: Sean Astin, Josh Brolin, Jeff Cohen, Corey Feldman

2. 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

3. Blazing Saddles (1974)

R | 93 min | Comedy, Western

7.8
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To ruin a western town, a corrupt political boss appoints a black sheriff, who promptly becomes his most formidable adversary.

Writers: Mel Brooks, Norman Steinberg, Andrew Bergman, Richard Pryor, Alan Uger | Director: Mel Brooks | Stars: Cleavon Little, Gene Wilder, Slim Pickens, Harvey Korman

4. The Dukes of Hazzard (2005)

PG-13 | 104 min | Action, Adventure, Comedy

5.0
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33 Metascore

Cousins Bo and Luke Duke, with a little help from their cousin Daisy and Uncle Jesse, egg on the authorities of Hazzard County, Boss Hogg and Sheriff Coltrane.

Writers: John O'Brien, Jonathan L. Davis, Gy Waldron | Director: Jay Chandrasekhar | Stars: Seann William Scott, Johnny Knoxville, Jessica Simpson, Alice Greczyn

5. Family Matters (1989–1998)

TV-G | 30 min | Comedy, Drama, Family

6.5
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Long-running "Perfect Strangers" spin-off series centering on the Winslow family and their pesky next-door neighbor, ultra-nerd Steve Urkel.

Creators: William Bickley, Michael Warren | Stars: Reginald VelJohnson, Jaleel White, Kellie Shanygne Williams, Darius McCrary

6. Police Academy (1984)

R | 96 min | Comedy

6.6
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41 Metascore

A group of good-hearted but incompetent misfits enter the police academy, but the instructors there are not going to put up with their pranks.

Writers: Neal Israel, Pat Proft, Hugh Wilson | Director: Hugh Wilson | Stars: Steve Guttenberg, G.W. Bailey, Kim Cattrall, Bubba Smith

7. George of the Jungle (1997)

PG | 92 min | Action, Adventure, Comedy

5.4
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53 Metascore

George grows up in the jungle raised by apes. Based on the Cartoon series.

Writers: Jay Ward, Dana Olsen, Audrey Wells | Director: Sam Weisman | Stars: Brendan Fraser, Leslie Mann, Thomas Haden Church, Richard Roundtree

8. In Living Color (1990–1994)

30 min | Comedy

8.0
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An afro-american focused comedy sketch show.

Creator: Keenen Ivory Wayans | Stars: Keenen Ivory Wayans, Jim Carrey, Kelly Coffield Park, David Alan Grier

9. Benny & Joon (1993)

PG | 98 min | Comedy, Drama, Romance

7.2
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A mentally ill young woman finds her love in an eccentric man who models himself after Buster Keaton.

Writers: Barry Berman, Lesley McNeil | Director: Jeremiah S. Chechik | Stars: Johnny Depp, Mary Stuart Masterson, Aidan Quinn, Julianne Moore

10. Son of the Mask (2005)

PG | 94 min | Adventure, Comedy, Family

2.1
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20 Metascore

Tim Avery, an aspiring cartoonist, finds himself in a predicament when his dog stumbles upon the mask of Loki. Then after conceiving an infant son "born of the mask", he discovers just how looney child raising can be.

Writer: Lance Khazei | Director: Lawrence Guterman | Stars: Jamie Kennedy, Traylor Howard, Alan Cumming, Liam Falconer

11. Fun with Dick and Jane (2005)

PG-13 | 90 min | Comedy, Crime

6.1
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47 Metascore

An update of the 1977 comedy, Dick and Jane are living the good life. That is until Dick (Jim Carrey) loses his job shortly after getting a promotion that convinced his wife Jane (Téa Leoni) to quit her job. The money is gone, and the house ends up in foreclosure. Dick decides to turn to a hilarious life of crime to pay the bills with his lovely wife by his side. Then together they decide it's ... See full summary »

Writers: Judd Apatow, Nicholas Stoller, Gerald Gaiser, David Giler, Jerry Belson, Mordecai Richler | Director: Dean Parisot | Stars: Jim Carrey, Téa Leoni, Alec Baldwin, Richard Jenkins

12. Harlem Nights (1989)

R | 116 min | Comedy, Crime, Drama

5.8
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16 Metascore

"Sugar" Ray is the owner of an illegal casino, who contend with the pressures of vicious gangster and corrupt policemen who want to see him go out of business. In the world of organized ... See full summary »

Writer: Eddie Murphy | Director: Eddie Murphy | Stars: Eddie Murphy, Richard Pryor, Redd Foxx, Danny Aiello

13. Around the World in 80 Days (2004)

PG | 120 min | Action, Adventure, Comedy

5.8
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49 Metascore

A bet pits a British inventor, a Chinese thief, and a French artist on a worldwide adventure that they can circle the globe in 80 days.

Writers: Jules Verne, David N. Titcher, David Benullo, David Andrew Goldstein | Director: Frank Coraci | Stars: Jackie Chan, Steve Coogan, Jim Broadbent, Kathy Bates

14. Inspector Gadget (1999)

PG | 78 min | Action, Adventure, Comedy

4.1
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36 Metascore

A security guard's dreams come true when he is selected to be transformed into a cybernetic police officer.

Writers: Andy Heyward, Jean Chalopin, Bruno Bianchi, Dana Olsen, Kerry Ehrin, Zak Penn | Director: David Kellogg | Stars: Matthew Broderick, Rupert Everett, Joely Fisher, Michelle Trachtenberg

15. Tosh.0 (2009– )

TV-14 | 30 min | Comedy

7.6
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Daniel Tosh provides humorous commentary on content from the Internet.

Creators: Daniel Tosh, Mike Gibbons | Stars: Daniel Tosh, Nick Malis, Sam Jarvis, E.J. Golden

16. Class (1983)

R | 98 min | Comedy, Drama, Romance

5.8
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A young boy reluctantly falls in love with his roommate's mother.

Writers: Jim Kouf, David Greenwalt | Director: Lewis John Carlino | Stars: Jacqueline Bisset, Rob Lowe, Andrew McCarthy, Cliff Robertson

17. National Security (2003)

PG-13 | 88 min | Action, Comedy, Crime

5.5
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31 Metascore

Two mismatched security guards are thrown together to bust a smuggling operation.

Writers: Jay Scherick, David Ronn | Director: Dennis Dugan | Stars: Martin Lawrence, Steve Zahn, Colm Feore, Bill Duke

18. The Animal (2001)

PG-13 | 84 min | Comedy

4.8
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43 Metascore

After receiving organ transplants from various animal donors, a man finds himself taking on the traits of those animals.

Writers: Tom Brady, Rob Schneider | Director: Luke Greenfield | Stars: Rob Schneider, Colleen Haskell, John C. McGinley, Edward Asner

19. Chappelle's Show (2003–2006)

TV-14 | 30 min | Comedy, Music

8.8
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Comedian Dave Chappelle hosts this sketch-comedy show that parodies many of the nuances of race and culture.

Creators: Neal Brennan, Dave Chappelle | Stars: Dave Chappelle, Donnell Rawlings, Neal Brennan, Rudy Rush

20. I'm Gonna Git You Sucka (1988)

R | 88 min | Action, Comedy

6.5
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48 Metascore

In this parody of blaxploitation movies, a black hero wannabe reunites former black heroes from the 70s to help him get revenge on Mr. Big.

Writer: Keenen Ivory Wayans | Director: Keenen Ivory Wayans | Stars: Keenen Ivory Wayans, Bernie Casey, Antonio Fargas, Steve James

21. Little Britain (2003–2006)

29 min | Comedy

7.7
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Matt Lucas and David Walliams, the creators of this character-comedy sketch show, delight in all that is mad, bad, quirky and generally bonkers about the people and places of Britain.

Stars: Matt Lucas, David Walliams, Tom Baker, Paul Putner

22. Monty Python's Flying Circus (1969–1974)

TV-14 | 1,325 min | Comedy, Music

9.0
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The original surreal sketch comedy showcase for the Monty Python troupe.

Creators: Graham Chapman, Eric Idle, Terry Jones, Michael Palin, Terry Gilliam, John Cleese | Stars: Graham Chapman, John Cleese, Terry Gilliam, Eric Idle

23. Black Sheep (1996)

PG-13 | 87 min | Comedy

6.2
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A gubernatorial candidate hires a wormy special assistant whose only job is to make sure the candidate's well-meaning but incompetent brother doesn't ruin the election.

Writer: Fred Wolf | Director: Penelope Spheeris | Stars: Chris Farley, David Spade, Tim Matheson, Christine Ebersole

24. The General (1926)

Unrated | 107 min | Action, Adventure, Comedy

8.3
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When Union spies steal an engineer's beloved locomotive, he pursues it single-handedly and straight through enemy lines.

Writers: Buster Keaton, Clyde Bruckman, Al Boasberg, Charles Henry Smith | Directors: Clyde Bruckman, Buster Keaton | Stars: Buster Keaton, Marion Mack, Glen Cavender, Jim Farley

25. The Ben Stiller Show (1992–1993)

306 min | Comedy

7.3
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This comedy/variety show specialized in parodies of movies and television shows and commercials. Often, they would also have a special guest (e.g., a TV actor) join them in the comedy ... See full summary »

Creators: Judd Apatow, Jeff Kahn, Ben Stiller | Stars: Ben Stiller, Andy Dick, Janeane Garofalo, Bob Odenkirk

26. Are We Done Yet? (2007)

PG | 92 min | Comedy, Drama, Family

3.9
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36 Metascore

Newlyweds Nick (Ice Cube) and Suzanne (Long) decide to move to the suburbs to provide a better life for their two kids. But their idea of a dream home is disturbed by a contractor (McGinley) with a bizarre approach to business.

Writers: Hank Nelken, Steven Gary Banks, Claudia Grazioso, Norman Panama, Melvin Frank | Director: Steve Carr | Stars: Ice Cube, Nia Long, John C. McGinley, Aleisha Allen

27. The Kids in the Hall (1988–1994)

25 min | Comedy

8.5
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The TV series of the Canadian sketch comedy troupe that, more often than not, puts bizarre, unique, and insane twists in their skits.

Stars: Dave Foley, Bruce McCulloch, Kevin McDonald, Mark McKinney

28. Spy Hard (1996)

PG-13 | 81 min | Comedy, Action

5.2
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25 Metascore

General Rancor is threatening to destroy the world with a missile he is hiding at his secret base. But to complete his goal, he needs a special computer chip, invented by the scientist Prof... See full summary »

Writers: Jason Friedberg, Aaron Seltzer, Rick Friedberg, Dick Chudnow | Director: Rick Friedberg | Stars: Leslie Nielsen, Nicollette Sheridan, Charles Durning, Marcia Gay Harden

29. Honey I Blew Up the Kid (1992)

PG | 89 min | Adventure, Comedy, Family

4.7
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The Szalinski family is back, this time hilarious disaster strikes when an experiment causes their new toddler son to grow many stories tall.

Writers: Stuart Gordon, Brian Yuzna, Ed Naha, Garry Goodrow, Thom Eberhardt, Peter Elbling | Director: Randal Kleiser | Stars: Rick Moranis, Marcia Strassman, Robert Oliveri, Daniel Shalikar

30. Hope & Faith (2003–2006)

TV-PG | 30 min | Comedy

5.5
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Hope, a down-to-earth, happily married mom of three in Glen Falls, Ohio, had her tidy world up-ended by the arrival of her celebrity sister, Faith. Faith was living the high life in ... See full summary »

Creator: Joanna Johnson | Stars: Faith Ford, Kelly Ripa, Ted McGinley, Macey Cruthird

31. Mr. Show with Bob and David (1995–1998)

27 min | Comedy

8.6
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This is a sketch-comedy show. The twist here is that all of the sketches (Even the monologue) are connected in some strange way.

Creators: David Cross, Bob Odenkirk | Stars: Bob Odenkirk, David Cross, John Ennis, Jay Johnston

32. Down to Earth (2001)

PG-13 | 87 min | Comedy, Fantasy

5.4
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32 Metascore

After dying before his time, an aspiring comic gets a second shot at life...by being reincarnated as a wealthy but un-likeable businessman.

Writers: Elaine May, Warren Beatty, Chris Rock, Lance Crouther, Ali LeRoi, Louis C.K. | Directors: Chris Weitz, Paul Weitz | Stars: Chris Rock, Regina King, Chazz Palminteri, Eugene Levy

33. Police Academy 4: Citizens on Patrol (1987)

PG | 88 min | Comedy, Crime

4.7
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The misfit Police Academy (1984) graduates now are assigned to train a group of civilian volunteers to fight crime once again plaguing the streets.

Writers: Neal Israel, Pat Proft, Gene Quintano | Director: Jim Drake | Stars: Steve Guttenberg, Bubba Smith, Michael Winslow, David Graf

34. Caveman (1981)

PG | 91 min | Comedy, Sci-Fi

5.7
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A caveman seeks revenge on a much larger competitor for the hand of a beautiful cavewoman.

Writers: Rudy De Luca, Carl Gottlieb | Director: Carl Gottlieb | Stars: Ringo Starr, Dennis Quaid, Shelley Long, Jack Gilford

35. The Benny Hill Show (1969–1989)

TV-PG | 30 min | Comedy

7.6
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A skit based show with Benny Hill, often containing smutty humour.

Stars: Benny Hill, Henry McGee, Jackie Wright, Bob Todd

36. Tim and Eric Awesome Show, Great Job! (2007– )

TV-14 | 11 min | Comedy, Music

7.1
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Two comedians, average nobodies, and celebrity guest stars perform bizarre low-budget comedy sketches.

Creators: Tim Heidecker, Eric Wareheim | Stars: Tim Heidecker, Eric Wareheim, Bob Odenkirk, John C. Reilly

37. Wasabi (2001)

R | 94 min | Action, Drama, Comedy

6.6
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53 Metascore

Hubert is a French policeman with very sharp methods. After being forced to take 2 months off by his boss, who doesn't share his view on working methods, he goes back to Japan, where he ... See full summary »

Writer: Luc Besson | Director: Gérard Krawczyk | Stars: Jean Reno, Ryôko Hirosue, Michel Muller, Carole Bouquet

38. Police Story (1985)

PG-13 | 101 min | Action, Comedy, Thriller

7.6
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A virtuous Hong Kong police officer must clear his good name when the drug lords he is after frame him for the murder of a dirty cop.

Writers: Jackie Chan, Paul Clay, Barry Huigh, Edward Tang | Director: Jackie Chan | Stars: Jackie Chan, Maggie Cheung, Brigitte Lin, Kwok-Hung Lam

39. Inspector Gadget 2 (2003 Video)

PG | 89 min | Action, Comedy, Family

3.3
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Inspector Gadget returns in this sequel to the 1999 hit, "Inspector Gadget." Gadget once again has to fight his arch nemesis, Claw.

Writers: Andy Heyward, Jean Chalopin, Bruno Bianchi, Ron Anderson, William Robertson, Alex Zamm | Director: Alex Zamm | Stars: French Stewart, Elaine Hendrix, Tony Martin, Caitlin Wachs

40. K-9 (1989)

PG-13 | 101 min | Action, Comedy, Crime

5.9
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To stop an elusive criminal, a maverick detective enlists the aid of a police dog who's an unusually intelligent smart alec.

Writers: Steven Siegel, Scott Myers | Director: Rod Daniel | Stars: James Belushi, Mel Harris, Kevin Tighe, Ed O'Neill

41. Police Academy: Mission to Moscow (1994)

PG | 83 min | Comedy, Crime

3.1
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The Russian government hires the veterans of the Police Academy (1984) to help deal with the Mafia.

Writers: Neal Israel, Pat Proft, Randolph Davis, Michele S. Chodos | Director: Alan Metter | Stars: G.W. Bailey, George Gaynes, Michael Winslow, David Graf

42. The Apple Dumpling Gang (1975)

G | 100 min | Family, Comedy, Western

6.2
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Three orphan children strike gold in 1878 California.

Writers: Don Tait, Jack M. Bickham | Director: Norman Tokar | Stars: Bill Bixby, Susan Clark, Don Knotts, Tim Conway

43. The Ghost and Mr. Chicken (1966)

G | 90 min | Comedy, Family, Mystery

7.4
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Luther Heggs aspires to being a reporter for his small town newspaper, the Rachel Courier Express. He gets his big break when the editor asks him to spend the night at the Simmons mansion ... See full summary »

Writers: James Fritzell, Everett Greenbaum | Director: Alan Rafkin | Stars: Don Knotts, Joan Staley, Liam Redmond, Dick Sargent

44. Stealing Harvard (2002)

PG-13 | 85 min | Comedy, Crime

5.0
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25 Metascore

A middle-class man turns to a life of crime in order to finance his niece's first year at Harvard University.

Writers: Martin Hynes, Peter Tolan | Director: Bruce McCulloch | Stars: Jason Lee, Tom Green, Leslie Mann, Megan Mullally

45. And Now for Something Completely Different (1971)

PG | 88 min | Comedy

7.6
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An anthology of Monty Python's best sketches from their 1st & 2nd seasons of their original TV show.

Writers: Graham Chapman, John Cleese, Terry Gilliam, Eric Idle, Terry Jones, Michael Palin | Director: Ian MacNaughton | Stars: John Cleese, Michael Palin, Graham Chapman, Terry Gilliam

46. Pingu (1986– )

5 min | Animation, Family

7.5
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Pingu is a clay penguin who is very mischievous and playful. He lives in the Antarctic where he plays with his family and his friend the seal. His signature sound is something like "mweep mweep".

Stars: David Sant, Marcello Magni, Carlo Bonomi

47. Wheels on Meals (1984)

TV-14 | 100 min | Action, Comedy, Crime

7.3
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Cousins Thomas and David, owners of a mobile restaurant, team up with their friend Moby, a bumbling private detective, to save the beautiful Sylvia, a pickpocket. Action and humor abound in... See full summary »

Writers: Edward Tang, Gwing-Gai Lee | Director: Sammo Kam-Bo Hung | Stars: Jackie Chan, Biao Yuen, Sammo Kam-Bo Hung, Benny Urquidez

48. Project A (1983)

PG-13 | 105 min | Action, Comedy

7.5
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Fighting against pirates in "old Hong Kong". Chinese costume drama with plenty of over-the-top tongue in cheek action and music.

Writers: Jackie Chan, Jack Maeby, Edward Tang | Directors: Jackie Chan, Sammo Kam-Bo Hung | Stars: Jackie Chan, Sammo Kam-Bo Hung, Biao Yuen, Dick Wei

49. Two If by Sea (1996)

R | 96 min | Comedy, Romance

5.1
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Frank O'Brien, a petty thief, and his 7-year-long girlfriend Roz want to put an end to their unsteady lifestyle and just do that _last_ job, which involves stealing a valuable painting. ... See full summary »

Writers: Denis Leary, Mike Armstrong, Ann Lembeck | Director: Bill Bennett | Stars: Sandra Bullock, Denis Leary, Stephen Dillane, Yaphet Kotto

50. The Adventure of Sherlock Holmes' Smarter Brother (1975)

PG | 91 min | Comedy, Crime, Musical

6.1
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The younger brother of the consulting detective tries to steal Sherlock's glory by solving an important case assisted by an eccentric Scotland Yard detective and a lovely but suspicious actress.

Writer: Gene Wilder | Director: Gene Wilder | Stars: Gene Wilder, Madeline Kahn, Marty Feldman, Dom DeLuise