The All-Time Greatest Comedy Films Films
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The All-Time Greatest Comedy Films

List Criteria: Vote up the most well-made comedy movies

The best comedy films of all time are listed here, in one convenient list of the top comedy movies ever. These hilarious movies are not only laugh-out-loud funny, they're considered to be some of the best movies of all time as well as some of the funniest movies ever. Itching to watch a great comedy right now? Here's what you can find currently streaming on Amazon Prime or Netflix Instant

To be called one of the greatest comedy movies of all time is kind of a big deal, and chances are, you'll think some of the comedy films on this list are more deserving of the title than others. This round-up of top comedy movies includes gross-out comedies (Dumb and Dumber, South Park: Bigger, Longer, and Uncut), comedy parodies (Spaceballs, This is Spinal Tap), teen comedies (American Pie, Superbad), and plenty of British humor (Monty Python and the Holy Grail, History of the World: Part 1). Whatever you think is the best kind of comedy movie, it's here for you to vote on in this list of the best comedy movies.

What are the best comedy movies ever? What are the funniest movies to watch? This list is here to sort out the "HAHA" funny films from the "ha." movies that are kind of funny, but not so much. Don't see your favorite comedy movie on the list? Make to add it to this list of the greatest comedy movies so that other people will have the chance to laugh as hard as you. If you see a supposedly great comedy movie that you think stinks, make sure to vote it down to the bottom of the list of the greatest comedy films.

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    Julie Andrews, Bo Derek, Dudley Moore

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    Johnny Depp, Channing Tatum, Ice Cube

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    Channing Tatum, Ice Cube, Jonah Hill

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    Jane Fonda, Dolly Parton, Lily Tomlin

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    Darren McGavin, Zack Ward, Peter Billingsley

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    Groucho Marx, Harpo Marx, Maureen O'Sullivan

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    Charlie Chaplin, Edna Purviance, Albert Austin

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    Jamie Lee Curtis, John Cleese, Kevin Kline

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    Jane Lynch, Jennifer Coolidge, Christopher Guest

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    Groucho Marx, Harpo Marx, Leonard Marx

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    Vincent Price, Bela Lugosi, Lou Costello

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    Boris Karloff, Lou Costello, Bud Abbott

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    Lou Costello, Bud Abbott, Richard Deacon

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    Blake Lively, Diora Baird, Jonah Hill

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    Jim Carrey, Courteney Cox, Dan Marino

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    Jim Carrey, Adewale Akinnuoye-Agbaje, Simon Callow

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    Christina Ricci, Anjelica Huston, Cynthia Nixon

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    Kristen Stewart, Ryan Reynolds, Kristen Wiig

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    Elisabeth Shue, Vincent D'Onofrio, Penelope Ann Miller

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    Adam Sandler, Brendan Fraser, Steve Buscemi

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    Kareem Abdul-Jabbar, Leslie Nielsen, Ethel Merman

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    Robin Williams, Gilbert Gottfried, Frank Welker

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    Steve Martin, Lily Tomlin, Dana Elcar

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    Matthew Perry, Chris Farley, Eugene Levy

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    Michelle Pfeiffer, Carrie Fisher, Kelly Preston

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    Alyson Hannigan, Shannon Elizabeth, Tara Reid

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    Dustin Diamond, Beth Behrs, Bret Michaels

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    Eugene Levy, Jessy Schram, Christopher McDonald

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    Reese Witherspoon, Christian Bale, Jared Leto

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    Alyson Hannigan, Shannon Elizabeth, Neil Patrick Harris

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    Alyson Hannigan, January Jones, Willam Belli

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    Robert De Niro, Billy Crystal, Lisa Kudrow

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    Christina Applegate, Will Ferrell, Ben Stiller

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    John Cleese, Eric Idle, Terry Gilliam

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    Jack Nicholson, Adam Sandler, Heather Graham

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    Groucho Marx, Harpo Marx, Zeppo Marx

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    Cary Grant, Peter Lorre, Raymond Massey

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    Nick Frost, Jodie Whittaker, Chris Wilson

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