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List Rules Movies only. And not only comedies are funny... if you laughed a lot, it qualifies.

The funniest movies of all time, ranked by fans. What are the funniest movies ever made? From Airplane! to The Jerk to The 40 Year-Old Virgin, humor can be very subjective, and many great film comedies are loved and hated in equal measure. This list attempts to answer the question "What are the most funny movies of all time?" by incorporating the views and opinions of all members of the Ranker Community. What is the funniest movie ever? Nominate your picks for funniest film ever by making a list of your own. Then come back to the Master List and vote up your favorites!

Some of the leaders already include The Naked Gun, Caddyshack, the South Park musical film, This Is Spinal Tap, and The Jerk.


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Actors: John Cleese, Terry Gilliam, Eric Idle, Michael Palin, Graham Chapman, + more

Initial Release: 1975

Directed by: Terry Gilliam, Terry Jones

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#93 on The Best Musical Movies of All Time

#68 on Musical Movies With the Best Songs

#29 on The Most Rewatchable Movies

#64 on The Best Fantasy Movies

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Airplane!


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Actors: Kareem Abdul-Jabbar, Leslie Nielsen, Ethel Merman, Peter Graves, Jonathan Banks, + more

Initial Release: 1980

Directed by: Jerry Zucker, Jim Abrahams, David Zucker

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#43 on The Most Rewatchable Movies

#99 on The Best Movies of All Time

#38 on The Greatest Disaster Movies of All Time

#28 on The Greatest Movies of the 1980s, Ranked

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The Hangover


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Actors: Mike Tyson, Bradley Cooper, Heather Graham, Carrot Top, Zach Galifianakis, + more

Initial Release: 2009

Directed by: Todd Phillips

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#92 on The Best Movies of All Time

#15 on The All-Time Greatest Comedy Films

#97 on The Greatest Movies for Guys

#43 on The Most Quotable Movies of All Time

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Blazing Saddles


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Actors: Mel Brooks, Gene Wilder, Anne Bancroft, Madeline Kahn, Alex Karras, + more

Initial Release: 1974

Directed by: Mel Brooks

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#34 on The Best Western Movies Ever Made

#82 on The Most Rewatchable Movies

#96 on The Greatest Movie Themes

#39 on The Best Movies Roger Ebert Gave Four Stars

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