Top 10 Comedy Movies of all time:
Comedy is an art which cannot be ignored as it brings refreshment and happiness in the life of an individual. Hollywood comedy movies are the one and only category of movies which all individuals from a kid to an aged person loved to watch. We would like to present you the collection of top Hollywood comedy movies of all time favorite. Over the decade people’s preferences and taste has changed a lot, but when it comes to comedy movies the preference remains the same even today. People love to see those Charlie Chaplin even today with same craze as it was previously. Let’s check out some of the list of top Hollywood comedy movies of all time.
List of Hollywood Comedy Movies of all time:
Look at this list of greatest hits top comedy movies of all time ever.
1. It Happened One Night: The movie got released in the year 1934 and is a comedy of screwball type which became very popular in the 30′s and 40′s. The film featured Clark Gable and Lily Claudette Chauchoin, who were very famous for their acting skill in comedy during that period. The movie bagged the Academy award for best director and best picture. Apart from these it all won Academy awards for best actor and actress. It is a romantic love comedy of a rich spoiled daughter and a reporter who was out of his job. They met each other in a funny situation and feel in love in spite of being from two different poles.
2. Duck Soup: The film was released in the year 1933. The story was written by Bert Kalmar and Harry Ruby. The film featured Groucho, Harpo, Chico and the great Zeppo. Duck soup is considered a masterpiece and one of the finest comedy films of Marx Brothers. It is the story of a wealthy Mrs. Teasdale, who insists Rufus T. Firefly to be appointed as the lead man of the bankrupt and small country of Freedonia, before providing the required money for financial support. The neighboring country Sylvania makes an attempt to take control over Freedonia by sending two funny spies Chicolini and Pinky.
3. Some like It Hot: Some like It Hot got enlisted in the list of all times favorite comedy by the American film institute in the year 2000. It is a story of two musicians who un luckily witnessed a killing, for which they became most wanted by the gang leader. They planned to leave Chicago in the disguise of two women. How they managed to make a funny escape from the hands of the gang leader made the rest part of the story. The film features Tony Curtis and Jack Lemmon along with Marilyn Monroe.
4. Monty Python’s Life of Brian: It is a British comedy film of 1979, written by a famous British comedy group named “Monty Pythons.” It was story of Christian culture, where three wise men from different parts of the world came to see Jesus on the day he was born. The three wise men mistakenly reached the baby Brian who was also born on the same day. The Jews who desperately hated the roman people, thought Brian as Jesus while searching for Jesus. The story centers round how Brian tried hard to make them believe that he was not Jesus and failed to convince them. Graham Chapman played the lead role of Brian and the movie was a block buster British hit film of all time.
5. City Lights: The legend of comedy the great Charlie Chaplin acted and directed the movie City Lights. He was also the writer and music composer of the movie. It was a silent film. This is a story of a blind girl who sells flower in the street. She thought Chaplin as a rich man. Chaplin kept his identity undisclosed and starts collecting money for the operation of the eyes of the girl. At the end moment he was caught by the police on the charge of theft and was send to jail. The ending of the movie was unforgettable when the girl recognized Chaplin by touching the hands.
6. “Life as We Know It”: It is a comedy movie of 2010 with star cast Josh Duhamel and Katherine Heigl. The story reveals the experience of first date of Holly Berenson an upcoming caterer by profession and Eric Messer a successful network sports director. It was a disastrous date which ended in knowing each other’s dislikes than likes. It also revealed their love for their god daughter, Sophie. After entering the world all where with Sophie, they were forced to keep aside their dislikes. Great ambition and stupendous competition with hard social life motivate them to find a common ground for staying together under one roof. this comedy movies was a box office hit of all time.
7. American Graffiti: The movie is directed by George Lucas. The film won nominations in five categories of the Academy awards. The story is based on the life of four young in the verge of starting their college life. The characters are Curt, Steve, Terry and John of different natures. They got involved in some funny incidents on the last night of summer vacations. It is considered as one of the best comedy movies of all time.
8. National Lampoon’s Animal House: This was a story of a group of students of college who were highly disliked by all and the dean planned to get them out of the campus at any cost. This movie is quite popular still know among the college students. It introduced the concept of “Toga party.” It is one of the successful comedy movies of Hollywood.
9. Good Morning, Vietnam: It is the story during the time of Vietnam War. It depicts the story of a disc jockey of name Adrian Cronauer. He was assigned as a jockey of the armed force radio station in order to entertain the soldiers of the army. But soon he realized the situation of the battle war field due to the severe condition of battle. The lead role of the jockey was played by Robin Williams and he won the nominations of the Academy award for his role in this movie.
10. The Odd Couple: This was comedy film of 1968. It is directed by Gene Saks and written by Jack Lemmon and Walter Matthau. It is a lovely comedy of two divorced men planned to stay together in spite of their wide differences in life. The movie was well appreciated both by critics and the audience. The lead roles were played by Tony Randall and Jack Klugman.
Keep watching these Hollywood comedy movies again and again as they are all time favorite and keep you smiling for year long. So check out this list of top comedy movies of all time ever and choose some good Hollywood Comedy movies of all time to watch the.