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100 Funniest Movies (Pt 25 ~ Omissions)

Updated on November 26, 2011

After 100 Funny Movies, now you want the stuff I missed too?

Just a Reminder of How Far We Have Come!

This HUB is where your voices are heard.

I have blended a bunch more of my favorites with a few of your suggestions and any n' all comments could result in an adjustment. If you want to nominate a movie for inclusion, do so in the comment section below. If I have not seen it yet, (like Grandma's Boy or Fred Claus or Life of Brian) I will soon and I will also watch any suggestions you have as long as they don't involve Mike Myers. He's just not my kind of entertainer at all. After Wayne's World and 2 Austin Powers movies, I'm done. Let it go.

Anybody else though, I'm open to.

The 100 Funniest Movies of All-Time

1) National Lampoon's "Vacation"

2) Dumb and Dumber

3) Elf

4) Arthur

5) Office Space

6) What About Bob?

7) Airplane!

8) Election

9) Coming To America

10) Parenthood

11) The Birdcage

12) Planes, Tranes and Automobiles

13) Bullets Over Broadway

14) Best In Show

15) Groundhog Day

16) 16 Candles

17) The Nutty Professor

18) A Fish Called Wanda

19) The Ref

20) The Big Lebowski

21) Ferris Bueller's Day Off

22) Liar Liar

23) Clerks

24) Big

25) A Christmas Story

26) Annie Hall

27) Animal House

28) Borat: Cultural Learnings of America for Make Benefot Glorious Nation of Kazakhstan

29) Foul Play

30) Monty Python and the Holy Grail

31) The Princess Bride

32) Caddyshack

33) Friday

34) The Jerk

35) Raising Arizona

36) Tootsie

37) Swingers

38) Mr. Mom

39) Clueless

40) South Park: Bigger, Longer and Uncut

41) I Love You To Death

42) Small Time Crooks

43) Wedding Crashers

44) Waiting for Guffman

45) Napoleon Dynamite

46) There's Something About Mary

47) Wild Cats

48) When Harry Met Sally

49) This Is Spinal Tap

50) Fast Times at Ridgemont High

51) Meet The Parents / Meet The Fockers

52) The Breakfast Club

53) The Hudsucker Proxy

54) Half-Baked

55) Rushmore

56) Rosencrantz and Guildenstern are Dead

57) Welcome To The Dollhouse

58) Crazy People

59) Frankie & Johnny

60) Better Off Dead

61) Back To The Future

62) Young Frankenstein

63) Private Parts

64) The Money Pit

65) Trading Places

66) Bad Santa

67) Oscar

68) Made

69) The Aristocrats

70) After Hours

71) Say Anything...

72) The Tall Guy

73) Party Girl

74) The Odd Couple

75) Pee-Wee's Big Adventure

76) Finding Nemo

77) The Out-of-Towners

78) Bottle Rocket

79) Much Ado About Nothing

80) Heathers

81) We're No Angels

82) Stripes

83) The Snapper

84) Moonstruck

85) The 40-Year-Old Virgin

86) Ghostbusters

87) Nobody's Fool

88) About A Boy

89) Ciao Professore!

90) Shaun of the Dead

91) The Bad News Bears

92) Harold and Maude

93) Swimming With Sharks

94) Defending Your Life

95) A League of Their Own

96) Brewster's Millions

97) American Beauty

98) Private Benjamin

99) Bill & Ted's Excellent Adventure

100) Being John Malkovich

BEER LEAGUE is awesome for the twisted sports fan like me!

101) Kingpin

102) Beer League

103) All of Me

104) My Cousin Vinny

105) The Naked Gun

106) Weird Science

107) Serial Mom

108) Anchorman: The Legend of Ron Burgundy

109) Slap Shot

110) Throw Momma From The Train

111) Run Ronnie Run

112) Mars Attacks!

113) Army of Darkness

114) Baby Boom

115) High Fidelity

116) Housesitter

117) Dogma

118) Let It Ride

119) Uncle Buck

120) American Movie

121) Semi-Pro

122) Galaxy Quest

123) Juno

124) Shallow Hal

125) Midnight Run

126) Wag The Dog

127) Soapdish

128) Rat Race

129) Me, Myself and Irene

130) Pootie Tang

131) Idiocracy

132) Ed Wood

133) Father of the Bride

134) As Good As It Gets

135) Take the Money and Run

136) Rocky Horror Picture Show

137) Doc Hollywood

138) Clue

139) The Last Supper

140) The Whole Nine Yards

141) Saved!

142) Sister Act

143) Joe Dirt

144) Some Like It Hot

145) Real Genius

146) Superbad

147) American Pie

148) The Toy

149) Splash

150) Lost in America

151) Osmosis Jones

152) Over The Hedge

153) Tadpole

154) Lost in Translation

155) Big Night

156) Little Miss Sunshine

157) The Commitments

158) Amazon Women On The Moon

159) Fear and Loathing in Las Vegas

160) Saving Grace

161) Roxanne

162) Spaceballs!

163) The Apartment

164) Dazed and Confused

165) The Favor, The Watch and the Very Big Fish

166) French Twist

167) Stir Crazy

168) Blazing Saddles

169) Micki and Maude

170) Johnny Dangerously

171) City Slickers

172) Singles

173) The Shape of Things

174) Drop Dead Fred

175) Old School

176) Living in Oblivion

177) Glory Daze

178) The Amateurs

179) Baby Mama

180) Slums of Beverly Hills

181) The Blues Brothers

182) The Wedding Singer

183) Biloxi Blues

184) Time Bandits

185) 9 to 5

186) Grease / Grease 2

187) Strange Brew

188) Adventures in Babysitting

189) Four Rooms

190) Broadcast News

191) Dave Chappelle's Block Party

192) Hot Rod

193) Three O'Clock High

194) The Nightmare Before Christmas

195) Stranger Than Fiction

196) 48 Hrs.

197) Stand By Me

198) CB-4

199) Dirty Work

200) Bill Plympton's The Tune

One Final Confessions to the lovers of the countdown.

As I went on down the list of 5 movies I was gonna feature in each one of these 5 at a time Hubs, I would almost always flip the best one with the worst one because I want to start the Hub strong. If you examine the list you'll see where I made these swaps. Every number ending in a 5 or a zero is kick ass compared to the ones above it. The instance that screams out at me is Groundhog Day and The Birdcage. I watch the Birdcage because I enjoy the sound of my wife's laughter but i have seen Groundhog Day 20 times at least. Love that film. Others should be obvious if you go back up the original 100.

My 5 Most Rediculous Omissions on my part are:

  1. Kingpin

  2. My Cousin Vinny

  3. Slap Shot

  4. Anchorman

  5. Army of Darkness


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      Roy McClanahan 4 years ago

      This is the best "funniest movies" list I've ever seen... hands down!

      The top 20 have some of my favs including "Dumb and Dumber" (#1 for me) ... of which for some odd reason isn't included in most "Funniest Movies" list. Maybe you can explain this phenomenon?

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      jjj 5 years ago

      Weekend at Bernies is a classic. I tried to do a list of my own, but its tough because there are so many classics!!! Dumb and Dumber for me is the funniest!!!

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      b-rad 6 years ago

      dude needs to learn english

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      Reese 6 years ago

      SUPER WRONG!!! Looks like you listed funny movies with no respect to order. Super Bad... Supper troopers and Old school would be in my top ten, most people would see these to top 30. And you have Dumb and Dumber above Caddy Shack??? 2 vs 30 something??? These lists are always bad, but yours is by far the worst! I award you no points and may God have mercy on your soul. That's Billy Madison and it is also not on your list.

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      valeria armijo 6 years ago


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      Romes 6 years ago

      I think this is a great list my friend. What I read here is that most people do not realise that people have different taste in movies. Some my find Borat funny while others may fight it stupid. Some people may find Jackass funny and some may think it is stupid. So when one things what is the funny is in his/her interest to find those movies funny and when we come to judge others just because the dude took his time to put a list together does not mean that we should be putting him down or telling him what list should be numbered what ways? You lazy asses are sitting on the chair getting fater and fatter give the poor guy some credit you freaking baboons

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      Jasmine JellyBaby 7 years ago

      great list. You forgot "buddy buddy" that was a hilarious movie.

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      arya 7 years ago

      what abt superhero???/ it not in list here!!!

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      AutumnLockwood 7 years ago from Northern California

      Yeah I agree.The Hangover is one of the funniest I've ever seen.

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      cassidy666 7 years ago

      what about sounds off.. i think that movie is one of the funniest i have ever seen

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      Dis Sux 7 years ago

      Are you serious...elf as number 3, no old school adam sandler movies, Juno shouldn't be anywhere near named a comedy sir, are clueless when it comes to comedy movies..don't ever attmept this again

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      mark ryland 7 years ago

      used cars; Talladega Nights. Where are they?

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      nathan kowatch 7 years ago

      funnt farm (didn't see it!!!!!!!)

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      bartga 7 years ago

      love guru is better than all these if you ask me to make a list it would consist of owen wilson and ben stiler or them separate or mike myres

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      premierkj 7 years ago from Republic of Ireland

      Some good films in here but can I ask how many of your listed films were made outside of America? The list is so short sighted it makes me realize how closed off America must be. Having said that, I think National Lampoon's are excellent and original choices as number 1 on a list and I think the Big Lebowski could be higher.

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      Gus 7 years ago

      The Hangover has to be added to the list. At least in the top 20. It is arguably the funniest non-Apatow movie of the decade.

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      Jerm 8 years ago

      I hope this list is not in order cause...

      Watch "So I married an axe murderer" and then talk about Myers.

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      kelly 8 years ago

      What about White Chicks

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      bob 8 years ago

      and also superbad

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      bob 8 years ago

      american pie and borat should be in top 10 in my opinion

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      Amazooo 8 years ago

      In my opinion, Mr.Bean is the number 1.

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      toad 8 years ago

      Having seen most the movies on the list - it is safe to say American Graffiti is a top 100 movie.

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      lil weezy 8 years ago

      no way should dumb and dumber be #2 WHERE ARE THE HAROLD AND KUMAR MOVIES??????????????????

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      Slim 8 years ago

      "Meet the Feebles" by Peter Jackson is one of the funniest, and most original movies ever.

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      David 8 years ago

      Great list. I would have ranked Caddyshack, Young Frankenstein, and Animal House better.

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      imann 8 years ago

      you have to put monty python at number 1 abd where is Jay and Silent Bob strike back that should be number 2!!!!! possibly the funniest stoner movie ever created loved it

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      Steve N. 8 years ago

      You still don't have High Anxiety, Midnight Run, Ruthless People, Get Crazy, Little Big Man, Mr. Saturday Night, Seems Like Old Times, or Freddy Got Fingered, among others, in the top 200...I was happy to see that you included Let It Ride and CB-4 in your second tier, though.

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      James 8 years ago

      No Dr. Strangelove?

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      lenzepled 8 years ago

      no cheech&chong...grandmas boy...??

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      Choater 8 years ago

      Gotta agree with Whackamatt. Super Troopers should be on that list for sure!

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      Jeff 8 years ago

      i cant believe zoolander in't on this list

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      robg 8 years ago

      anchorman is 108? my cousin vinny is 104? you're actually saying that there are over 100 movies funnier than both of these. wow.

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      Whackamatt 8 years ago

      What about Super Troopers? or Beerfest? When compared to many of the movies on that list that I don't even consider close to comedy, they should be up there.

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      ????? 8 years ago

      American Beauty was a comedy? and even if it was you consider it one of the best 100 comedies ever made? that my friend is comical....good list tho

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      DJ Funktual 9 years ago from One Nation Under a Groove

      LOL. I can't remember one thing about those forgettable sequels. No deal!

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      Elnan 9 years ago

      Shame on you for putting up friday but not "next friday and friday after next" ! ;p

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      DJ Funktual 9 years ago from One Nation Under a Groove

      Pineapple Express definitely wil make it.

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      tommmmmy 9 years ago

      consider: tommy boy, black sheep, pineapple express, step brothers, out cold, ace ventura when nature calls and pet detective, euro trip, etc......

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      Vinie 9 years ago from USA

      I just counted, I think I've seen 44 of these movies ! How many have you actually seen ? Nice list but you did not mention some of my favorites like - The Holiday

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      kpfingaz 9 years ago from ~~~

      The Gods Must Be Crazy is so much better than some of the movies in the top 200. cant please all the people all of the time. Pootie Tang is crap.

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      cowgirljess 9 years ago from Nor Cal

      Wow, great movies and some of my favorites. I never could have thought of that many, good job

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      DJ Funktual 9 years ago from One Nation Under a Groove

      Done and Done.

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      Steve VanReenen 9 years ago from Boston

      little miss sunshine is repeated. can we get some like it hot? that movie is hilarious and changed comedies forever and broke the gay barrier w/ cross-dressing. billy wilder = genius.

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      DJ Funktual 9 years ago from One Nation Under a Groove

      Just doing my job.

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      Compu-Smart 9 years ago from London UK

      Oh mann! its so not funny that i don't have anytime to see any of these funny movies, which are my favorite type of films! well, not this year anyway as i amm soo bizi!:( and as always, i know where to come to when i need a good funny film!