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Top Ten Funniest Movies

Post by The Infanta » Mon Sep 17, 2007 5:17 pm

Here are mine:

1. Monty Python and the Holy Grail
2. UHF
3. The Big Lebowski
4. Blazing Saddles
5. History of the World: Part I
6. Airplane
7. Borat
8. Super Troopers
9. Spaceballs
10. Plan Nine From Outer Space

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Post by theMoMA » Mon Sep 17, 2007 5:27 pm

Superbad was the funniest movie I've ever seen. I like most of the ones you've listed, but silly comedy doesn't do it for me like it did when I was 12. I really enjoyed Clerks 2 as well.

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Post by Trevkeeper » Mon Sep 17, 2007 6:43 pm

As mentioned, Superbad is hilarious.

I also think Ferris Bueller's Day Off is deserving of being on any list.

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Post by Diet Chuck » Mon Sep 17, 2007 6:51 pm

Dinner for one is pretty funny!!! ( catch it on youtube http://youtube.com/watch?v=qRB0St4m5jw )

actually i hate it and watch it all the way through 5-6 times straight without smiling. Whatever it's better than shit like PLAN 9 FROM OUTER SPACE. damn son watch some movies
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Post by Sen. Estes Kefauver (D-TN) » Mon Sep 17, 2007 7:02 pm

Diet Chuck wrote:Whatever it's better than shit like PLAN 9 FROM OUTER SPACE. damn son watch some movies
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Post by AndyShootsAndyScores » Mon Sep 17, 2007 8:49 pm

No love for Doctor Strangelove?

Superbad wasn't as good as I expected it to be. Good nonetheless, but it fell short of my expectations.

Also, Plan Nine From Outer Space blows. Sorry Infanta.

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Post by The Atom Strikes! » Mon Sep 17, 2007 8:58 pm

I have Enjoyed:

1: The Graduate- simply a sublime comedy- probably the most hilarious that I've ever seen

2: The 40-Year-Old Virgin- Again, terribly funny

3: UHF- also great

4: Borat

5: The Producers

6: Monty Python and the Holy Grail- I didn't rate this higher because it becomes much less entertaining on the second watching.

7: Van Helsing is unintentionally a hilarious movie

8: 300 is similarly unintentionally hilarious with its dialog- though the action sequences were amazing

9: Spaceballs- silly but good

10: Young Frankenstein is also very funny

Edit: I forgot Anchorman. Also hilarious
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Post by AKKOLADE » Mon Sep 17, 2007 9:06 pm

Well, here's my list

1. Hot Fuzz
2. Airplane
3. Anchorman
4. Borat
5. Blazing Saddles
6. Young Frankenstein
7. Monty Python and the Holy Grail
8. Caddyshack
9. Raising Arizona
10. The Big Lebowski

Honorable Mentions: This is Spinal Tap, A Fish Called Wanda, 40 Year Old Virgin, Ferris Bueller's Day Off, UHF, History of the World: Part I, Dr. Strangelove
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Post by The Infanta » Mon Sep 17, 2007 9:31 pm

P9FOS is funny because it sucks so bad. It falls into that "so bad, it's good " category.


And I really should've mentioned Ferris Bueller.
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Post by The Time Keeper » Mon Sep 17, 2007 10:01 pm

There's way too much Mel Brooks in this thread.

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Post by Diet Chuck » Mon Sep 17, 2007 10:38 pm

TheInfanta wrote:P9FOS is funny because it sucks so bad. It falls into that "so bad, it's good " category.
You would love Norbit. Fat woman Eddie Murphy is never to be missed.
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Post by grapesmoker » Mon Sep 17, 2007 11:12 pm

the funniest movie of all time is Hudson Hawk
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Post by BuzzerZen » Mon Sep 17, 2007 11:56 pm

I'm not much of a rankin' man. I'm especially dubious of ranking films by "funniness". But some of my favorite comedies, in no particular order, are Demolition Man, Monty Python and the Holy Grail, Clue, and Ferris Bueller's Day Off.

Sam Lederer, you're out there somewhere, and you should throw your well-considered opinions into this thread.
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Post by Skepticism and Animal Feed » Tue Sep 18, 2007 12:36 am

Anyone remember the movie "Mafia"? It was released in the late 90's by I think the same people who did Airplane. It was a spoof of Mafia movies in general combined with all sorts of jokes about late 90's popular culture, with an absurdist bent.

I personally think it is one of the funniest movies ever made. Perhaps the funniest.
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Post by Sen. Estes Kefauver (D-TN) » Tue Sep 18, 2007 3:35 am

Anyone remember the movie "Mafia"?
I find that its generally a good sign when on imdb.com the Plot Keywords include both "Sheep" and "Flatulence."
Apparently it's also called "Jane Austen's Mafia" which ups the lulz too.
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Post by No Sollositing On Premise » Tue Sep 18, 2007 9:14 pm

Here's ten:

10. Kung Fu Hustle
9. Borat
8. There's Something About Mary
7. Clerks
6. The Blues Brothers
5. Hot Fuzz
4. South Park: Bigger, Longer, and Uncut
3. Clue
2. The Graduate
1. Duck Soup
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Post by David Riley » Tue Sep 18, 2007 9:58 pm

1. Airplane!
2. Plam 9 from Outer Soace
3. High Anxiety
4. Young Frankentein
5. Casino Royale (the old one. ahem.)
6. Borat
7. Caddyshack
8. Annie Hall
9. It's a Mad, Mad, Mad, Mad World
10. Thorughly Modern Millie

(in ni particular order)

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Post by grapesmoker » Tue Sep 18, 2007 11:08 pm

No votes for Kentucky Fried Movie?
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