The Best Comedy Movies of 2019 

Jason Bancroft
Updated February 25, 2020 4.6k votes 950 voters 57.1k views 91 items

List Rules Vote up the best comedic movies of 2019.

UPDATE: Check out the top comedies of 2020!

Here are the best 2019 comedy movies. Featuring horror comedies, action comedies, animated movies, and dark comedy films, this list of new comedies has it all. What are the funniest movies of 2019? 

Good 2019 comedies include several sequels to successful film franchises such as Zombieland: Double Tap, Men in Black: International, Toy Story 4 and The Secret Life of Pets 2 among others. There are also original comedies such Isn't It Romantic, The Beach Bum, Yesterday, and Fighting with My Family. In short, there are plenty of new funny movies for you to check out.

Which of these 2019 comedy movies deserves to be at the top of the list? Vote up the comedies that made you laugh out loud, and vote down the movies that you didn't find funny at all. Your votes will determine the best comedy movie of this year.

You might also like this list of best 2019 musical movies and the best comedy mystery movies.

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Zachary Levi, Mark Strong, Jack Dylan Grazer

Released: 2019

Directed by: David F. Sandberg

Shazam! is a 2019 superhero film directed by David F. Sandberg, based on the DC Comics character. A boy (Asher Angel) is given the ability to become an adult superhero (Zachary Levi) in times of ...more
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Woody Harrelson, Jesse Eisenberg, Emma Stone

Released: 2019

Directed by: Ruben Fleischer

Zombieland: Double Tap is a 2019 American post-apocalyptic horror comedy film directed by Ruben Fleischer, and a sequel to the 2009 film. Tallahassee (Woody Harrelson), Columbus (Jesse ...more
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Jacob Tremblay, Keith L. Williams, Brady Noon

Released: 2019

Directed by: Gene Stupnitsky

Good Boys is a 2019 American comedy film co-written and directed by Gene Stupnitsky. After being invited to his first kissing party, 12-year-old Max (Jacob Tremblay) is panicking because he does ...more
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Roman Griffin, Scarlett Johansson, Taika Waititi

Released: 2019

Directed by: Taika Waititi

Jojo Rabbit is a 2019 dark comedy drama film directed by Taika Waititi, based on the book Caging Skies by Christine Leunens. A young boy (Roman Griffin) living during World War II who has Adolf ...more
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Daniel Craig, Chris Evans, Lakeith Stanfield

Released: 2019

Directed by: Rian Johnson

Knives Out is a 2019 mystery film directed by Rian Johnson. When wealthy crime novelist Harlan Thrombey (Christopher Plummer) is found dead during his birthday party, Detective Benoit Blanc ...more
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Eddie Murphy, Keegan-Michael Key, Wesley Snipes

Released: 2019

Directed by: Craig Brewer

Dolemite Is My Name is a 2019 American biographical comedy film directed by Craig Brewer. The story of performer Rudy Ray Moore (Eddie Murphy), who assumed the role of an iconic pimp named ...more
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Ali Wong, Randall Park, Keanu Reeves

Released: 2019

Directed by: Nahnatchka Khan

Always Be My Maybe is a 2019 American comedy film directed by Nahnatchka Khan. Childhood friends Sasha (Ali Wong) and Marcus (Randall Park) find themselves in vastly different socioeconomic ...more
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Leonardo DiCaprio, Brad Pitt, Margot Robbie

Released: 2019

Directed by: Quentin Tarantino

Once Upon a Time in Hollywood is a 2019 crime thriller film directed by Quentin Tarantino. A TV actor (Leonardo DiCaprio) and his stunt double (Brad Pitt) embark on an odyssey to make a name for ...more
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Kumail Nanjiani, Dave Bautista, Iko Uwais

Released: 2019

Directed by: Michael Dowse

Stuber is a 2019 American action-comedy directed by Michael Dowse. A mild-mannered Uber driver named Stu (Kumail Nanjiani) picks up a grizzled detective (Dave Bautista) who is hot on the trail ...more
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Dwayne Johnson, Jack Black, Kevin Hart

Released: 2019

Directed by: Jake Kasdan

Jumanji: The Next Level is a 2019 American fantasy adventure comedy film directed by Jake Kasdan and a sequel of the 2017 film Jumanji: Welcome to the Jungle and the third installment in the ...more
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Florence Pugh, Lena Headey, Nick Frost

Released: 2019

Directed by: Stephen Merchant

Fighting with My Family is a 2019 comedy-drama film directed by Stephen Merchant, based on the the life of WWE wrestler Paige. The Bevis family, who all are professional wrestlers, try to work ...more
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Oscar Isaac, Charlize Theron, Chloë Grace Moretz

Released: 2019

Directed by: Conrad Vernon, Greg Tiernan

The Addams Family is a 2019 American 3D computer-animated comedy horror film based on The Addams Family comics by Charles Addams. The film is directed by Conrad Vernon and Greg Tiernan, the ...more
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Zach Galifianakis

Released: 2019

Directed by: Scott Aukerman

Between Two Ferns: The Movie is an upcoming American comedy film directed by Scott Aukerman. Zach Galifianakis and his crew take a road trip to complete a series of high-profile celebrity ...more
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Detective Pikachu Ryan Reynolds, Justice Smith, Kathryn Newton

Released: 2019

Directed by: Rob Letterman

Detective Pikachu is a 2019 action mystery film directed by Rob Letterman, based on the video game. Despite not being as powerful and nimble as other Pikachu of his kind, a peculiar talking ...more
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Seth Rogen, Charlize Theron, O'Shea Jackson Jr.

Released: 2019

Directed by: Jonathan Levine

Long Shot is a 2019 American comedy film directed by Jonathan Levine. Fred Flarsky (Seth Rogen), an unemployed journalist, battered by his own misfortune and self-destructive ways, courts his ...more
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Mena Massoud, Naomi Scott, Will Smith

Released: 2019

Directed by: Guy Ritchie

Aladdin is a 2019 American musical romantic fantasy adventure film directed by Guy Ritchie, based on the Arab-style folktale. Smitten with the free-spirited Princess Jasmine (Naomi Scott), an ...more
The Missing Link is listed (or ranked) 17 on the list The Best Comedy Movies of 2019
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Released: 2001

Directed by: Chi Chi LaRue

"Chi Chi LaRue pulls out the stops and lets all hell break loose in this fourth installment of the multi-award winning series - one of 2001's very best." Quoting Keeneye Reeves
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Lupita Nyong'o, Josh Gad, Stephen Peacocke

Released: 2019

Directed by: Abe Forsythe

Little Monsters is a 2019 Australian-American-British zombie comedy film directed by Abe Forsythe. After a recent breakup, Dave (Alexander England) jumps at the chance to chaperone a ...more
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Will Smith, Tom Holland, Ben Mendelsohn

Released: 2019

Directed by: Nick Bruno, Troy Quane

Spies in Disguise is a 2019 American 3D computer-animated spy and buddy comedy film directed by Nick Bruno and Troy Quane.When an unexpected event puts the world in peril, Lance Sterling (Will ...more
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Jesse Eisenberg, Alessandro Nivola, Imogen Poots

Released: 2019

Directed by: Riley Stearns

The Art of Self-Defense is a 2019 American dark comedy film, written and directed by Riley Stearns. A young man, Casey Davies (Jesse Eisenberg), who after a rough encounter on the street, ...more
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Tom Hanks, Tim Allen, Kristen Schaal

Released: 2019

Directed by: Josh Cooley

Toy Story 4 is a 2019 American 3D computer-animated comedy-drama film directed by Josh Cooley. Woody (Tom Hanks) and the gang go on a search when Bo Peep (Annie Potts) goes missing.
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Justin Fletcher, John Sparkes, Kate Harbour

Released: 2019

Directed by: Richard Starzak

Farmageddon: A Shaun the Sheep Movie is a 2019 British stop-motion animated sci-fi comedy film directed by Richard Starzak, based on the TV series. Shaun and the gang must face an invasion of ...more
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Shia LaBeouf, Dakota Johnson, Zack Gottasgen

Released: 2019

Directed by: Tyler Nilson, Mike Schwartz

The Peanut Butter Falcon is a 2019 American adventure film directed and written by Tyler Nilson and Michael Schwartz. A young boy with Down syndrome runs away from his care home to fulfill his ...more
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Viveik Kalra, Hayley Atwell, Rob Brydon

Released: 2019

Directed by: Gurinder Chadha

Blinded by the Light is a 2019 British comedy-drama film directed by Gurinder Chadha, based on the memoir Greetings from Bury Park: Race, Religion and Rock N’ Roll by Sarfraz Manzoor. In 1987, a ...more
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Jason Sudeikis, Josh Gad, Leslie Jones

Released: 2019

Directed by: Thurop Van Orman

The Angry Birds Movie 2 (a.k.a. Angry Birds 2) is a 2019 computer-animated action comedy film directed by Thurop Van Orman, based on Rovio Entertainment's Angry Birds video game series. The ...more