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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 comedy films 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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7,382 4,428
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Monty Python and the Holy Grail John Cleese, Terry Gilliam, Eric Idle

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2
6,654 3,591
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Airplane! Kareem Abdul-Jabbar, Leslie Nielsen, Ethel Merman

3
7,726 5,016
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The Hangover Mike Tyson, Bradley Cooper, Heather Graham

4
5,716 2,818
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Blazing Saddles Mel Brooks, Gene Wilder, Anne Bancroft

5
5,414 2,750
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Caddyshack Bill Murray, Chevy Chase, Rodney Dangerfield

6
4,730 3,097
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Groundhog Day Bill Murray, Andie MacDowell, Michael Shannon

7
4,942 2,746
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Office Space Jennifer Aniston, John C. McGinley, Mike Judge

8
4,564 2,570
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National Lampoon's Animal House Kevin Bacon, John Belushi, Donald Sutherland

9
4,876 2,763
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Ghostbusters Bill Murray, Sigourney Weaver, Dan Aykroyd

10
6,098 3,729
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Dumb and Dumber Jim Carrey, Jeff Daniels, Teri Garr

11
4,985 2,694
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Ferris Bueller's Day Off Charlie Sheen, Matthew Broderick, Jeffrey Jones

12
4,482 2,532
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Young Frankenstein Gene Hackman, Mel Brooks, Gene Wilder

13
4,721 3,041
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Anchorman: The Legend of Ron Burgundy Christina Applegate, Will Ferrell, Ben Stiller

14
4,837 2,682
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Superbad Emma Stone, Seth Rogen, Jonah Hill

15
4,534 2,558
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There's Something About Mary Cameron Diaz, Sarah Silverman, Ben Stiller

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4,473 2,561
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The Big Lebowski Julianne Moore, Jeff Bridges, Tara Reid

17
4,436 2,784
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The 40-Year-Old Virgin Elizabeth Banks, Kat Dennings, Steve Carell

18
4,554 2,313
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Happy Gilmore Adam Sandler, Ben Stiller, Julie Bowen

19
4,339 2,575
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Shaun of the Dead Martin Freeman, Simon Pegg, Bill Nighy

20
3,659 2,215
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The Blues Brothers Carrie Fisher, Aretha Franklin, Steven Spielberg

21
4,385 1,668
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National Lampoon's Christmas Vacation Julia Louis-Dreyfus, Chevy Chase, Juliette Lewis

22
3,670 1,536
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Vacation Chevy Chase, Christie Brinkley, John Candy

23
3,755 2,008
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Austin Powers: International Man of Mystery Elizabeth Hurley, Will Ferrell, Carrie Fisher

24
3,322 1,972
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The Naked Gun: From the Files of Police Squad! O. J. Simpson, "Weird Al" Yankovic, Reggie Jackson

25
3,702 2,510
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American Pie Alyson Hannigan, Tara Reid, Shannon Elizabeth

26
3,157 2,020
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The Jerk Steve Martin, Bernadette Peters, Rob Reiner

27
3,129 1,573
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Trading Places Eddie Murphy, Jamie Lee Curtis, Dan Aykroyd

28
3,671 2,189
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Ace Ventura: Pet Detective Jim Carrey, Courteney Cox, Dan Marino

29
3,695 1,846
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Back to the Future Michael J. Fox, Christopher Lloyd, Lea Thompson

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3,760 1,972
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The Princess Bride Billy Crystal, Robin Wright, André the Giant

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2,925 1,672
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Stripes Bill Murray, John Candy, Dennis Quaid

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3,060 1,620
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Planes, Trains and Automobiles Steve Martin, Kevin Bacon, John Candy

33
3,061 1,824
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Old School Elisha Cuthbert, Snoop Dogg, Will Ferrell

34
2,841 1,588
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Tommy Boy Dan Aykroyd, Rob Lowe, Bo Derek

35
2,864 1,738
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Meet the Parents Robert De Niro, Ben Stiller, Owen Wilson

36
3,328 1,704
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Spaceballs Joan Rivers, John Hurt, Mel Brooks

37
3,051 1,482
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My Cousin Vinny Marisa Tomei, Joe Pesci, Ralph Macchio

38
2,938 2,028
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Life of Brian George Harrison, John Cleese, Terry Gilliam

39
2,728 1,626
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Coming to America Eddie Murphy, Samuel L. Jackson, James Earl Jones

40
2,627 1,491
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Beverly Hills Cop Eddie Murphy, Damon Wayans, Paul Reiser

41
2,783 1,755
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Wedding Crashers Rachel McAdams, Bradley Cooper, Isla Fisher

42
2,612 1,815
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Beetlejuice Alec Baldwin, Winona Ryder, Geena Davis

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2,377 1,389
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Step Brothers Will Ferrell, Seth Rogen, Mary Steenburgen

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2,440 1,673
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Fast Times at Ridgemont High Nicolas Cage, Sean Penn, Jennifer Jason Leigh

45
2,319 1,487
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Elf Zooey Deschanel, Will Ferrell, Peter Dinklage

46
2,453 1,678
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Wayne's World Alice Cooper, Mike Myers, Rob Lowe

47
2,317 1,417
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A Christmas Story Darren McGavin, Melinda Dillon, Zack Ward

48
2,073 1,580
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The Pink Panther Peter Sellers, Claudia Cardinale, David Niven

49
1,850 1,652
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Raising Arizona Nicolas Cage, John Goodman, Holly Hunter

50
2,102 1,092
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Uncle Buck Macaulay Culkin, John Candy, Patricia Arquette