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The Best Comedies On Paramount+

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The best comedy movies on Paramount+ will have you holding your sides to keep them from splitting. You'll be laughing so hard at these funny Paramount+ films that you might have to hold back tears. There are classic Paramount+ comedies like Clue and Roman Holiday but there are more kid friendly options such as Hey Arnold!: The Movie and The SpongeBob Movie: Sponge on the Run. You will also find a few action comedies as well starring Jackie Chan, so if you like a little butt-kicking with your funny movies be sure to check Super Cop and Wheels on Meals.

But which one of these Paramount+ comedies should be at the top of the list? You get to help decide by voting up your favorite funny movies and vote down any films that you think other comedy fans should skip so the best comedies on Paramount+ rise to the top. Be sure to check back as more movies are added to the list once they become available on Paramount+.

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    Tim Curry, Christopher Lloyd


    Directed byJonathan Lynn

    Clue is a 1985 American ensemble mystery comedy film based on the board game of the same name. The film was directed by Jonathan Lynn, who collaborated on the script with John Landis, and stars...  more

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    Halle Berry, Eddie Murphy


    Directed byReginald Hudlin

    Boomerang is a 1992 American romantic comedy film directed by Reginald Hudlin. The film stars Eddie Murphy as Marcus Graham, a hotshot advertising executive who also happens to be an insatiable...  more

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    Reese Witherspoon, Matthew Broderick


    Directed byAlexander Payne

    Election is a 1999 American comedy film directed and written by Alexander Payne and adapted by him and Jim Taylor from Tom Perrotta's 1998 novel of the same title. The plot revolves around a high...  more

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    Roman Holiday

    Audrey Hepburn, Gregory Peck


    Directed byWilliam Wyler

    Roman Holiday is a 1953 American romantic comedy directed and produced by William Wyler. It stars Gregory Peck as a reporter and Audrey Hepburn as a royal princess out to see Rome on her own. Hepburn...  more

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    Morning Glory

    Eva Longoria, George Clooney


    Directed byRoger Michell

    Morning Glory is a 2010 American comedy film directed by Roger Michell, written by Aline Brosh McKenna and produced by J. J. Abrams and Bryan Burk. It stars Rachel McAdams, Harrison Ford, and Diane...  more

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    Ewan McGregor, Robert Carlyle


    Directed byDanny Boyle

    Trainspotting is a 1996 British comedy drama film directed by Danny Boyle, and starring Ewan McGregor, Ewen Bremner, Jonny Lee Miller, Kevin McKidd, Robert Carlyle, and Kelly Macdonald. Based on the...  more

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    The SpongeBob Movie: Sponge on the Run

    Tom Kenny, Bill Fagerbakke


    Directed byTim Hill

    The SpongeBob Movie: Sponge on the Run is a 2020 American live-action/animated adventure comedy film directed by Tim Hill, based on the animated television series SpongeBob SquarePants. When Gary is...  more
  • 8


    Mila Kunis, Ben Affleck


    Directed byMike Judge

    Extract is a 2009 American comedy film written and directed by Mike Judge. The film stars Jason Bateman, Mila Kunis, Kristen Wiig, Dustin Milligan, J. K. Simmons, and Ben Affleck. This was said to be...  more
  • 9

    The Thing Called Love

    Sandra Bullock, River Phoenix


    Directed byPeter Bogdanovich

    The Thing Called Love is a 1993 American comedy-drama film directed by Peter Bogdanovich. An aspiring singer (Samantha Mathis) moves to Nashville where she meets other hopeful newcomers. ...  more

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    The Nutty Professor

    Jerry Lewis, Stella Stevens


    Directed byJerry Lewis

    The Nutty Professor is a 1963 American comic science fiction feature film produced, directed, co-written and starring Jerry Lewis. The score was composed by Walter Scharf. The film is a parody of...  more

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    Project A

    Jackie Chan, Sammo Hung


    Directed bySammo Hung, Jackie Chan

    Project A is a 1983 Hong Kong martial arts action comedy film written and directed by Jackie Chan, who also starred in the film. The film co-stars Sammo Hung and Yuen Biao. The film was released in...  more
  • 12

    Big Night

    Liev Schreiber, Isabella Rossellini


    Directed byStanley Tucci, Campbell Scott

    Big Night is a 1996 American motion picture drama with comedic overtones directed by Campbell Scott and Stanley Tucci. Produced by David Kirkpatrick and Jonathan Filley for the Samuel Goldwyn...  more
  • 13

    Cheech & Chong's Up in Smoke

    Ellen Barkin, Cheech Marin


    Directed byLou Adler, Tommy Chong

    Up in Smoke, directed by Lou Adler, is Cheech & Chong's first feature-length film, released in 1978 by Paramount Pictures. It stars Cheech Marin, Tommy Chong, Edie Adams, Strother Martin, Stacy...  more

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    Citizen Ruth

    Burt Reynolds, Kelly Preston


    Directed byAlexander Payne

    Citizen Ruth is a 1996 comedy film written by Jim Taylor and Alexander Payne. The film is the directorial debut of Payne. It stars Laura Dern in the title role of a poor, irresponsible and pregnant...  more
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    Dragons Forever

    Jackie Chan, Sammo Hung


    Directed byCorey Yuen, Sammo Hung

    Dragons Forever is a 1988 Hong Kong martial arts action comedy film directed by Sammo Hung, who also co-stars in the film. The film stars Jackie Chan and Yuen Biao. The three actors, known...  more

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    Hey Arnold!: The Movie

    Christopher Lloyd, Jennifer Jason Leigh


    Directed byTuck Tucker

    Hey Arnold!: The Movie is a 2002 comedy animated film based on the 1996 Nickelodeon animated television series Hey Arnold!. The film follows Arnold, Gerald, and Helga on a quest to save their...  more
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    Invasion of the Body Snatchers

    Robert Duvall, Jeff Goldblum


    Directed byPhilip Kaufman

    Invasion of the Body Snatchers is a 1978 science fiction thriller directed by Philip Kaufman, and starring Donald Sutherland, Brooke Adams, Veronica Cartwright, Jeff Goldblum and Leonard Nimoy....  more

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    Police Story 3: Super Cop

    Jackie Chan, Michelle Yeoh


    Directed byStanley Tong

    Police Story 3: Super Cop, also known as Super Cop in North America, is a 1992 Hong Kong action film starring Jackie Chan and Michelle Yeoh. Jackie reprises his "Kevin" Chan Ka-Kui character, a Hong...  more

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    Kate Mara, Sigourney Weaver


    Directed byGary Winick

    Tadpole is a 2002 American romantic comedy film directed by Gary Winick and written by Heather McGowan and Niels Mueller. It stars Sigourney Weaver, Bebe Neuwirth, Aaron Stanford, John Ritter, Robert...  more
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    Top Secret!

    Val Kilmer, Omar Sharif


    Directed byJerry Zucker, Jim Abrahams, David Zucker

    Top Secret! is a 1984 action comedy film directed by David Zucker, Jim Abrahams, and Jerry Zucker, whose previous picture had been Airplane! It stars Val Kilmer, Lucy Gutteridge, Omar Sharif, Peter...  more

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  • 21

    Wheels on Meals

    Jackie Chan, Sammo Hung


    Directed bySammo Hung

    Wheels on Meals is a 1984 Hong Kong martial arts comedy film written and directed by Sammo Hung, who also starred in the film. The film co-stars Jackie Chan and Yuen Biao....  more
  • 22

    Ghost Town

    Kristen Wiig, Ricky Gervais


    Directed byDavid Koepp

    Ghost Town is a 2008 American supernatural comedy-drama film directed by David Koepp, who also co-wrote the screenplay with John Kamps. It stars English comedian Ricky Gervais in his first leading...  more

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  • 23

    Jeff, Who Lives at Home

    Susan Sarandon, Jason Segel


    Directed byMark Duplass, Jay Duplass

    Jeff, Who Lives at Home is a 2012 American comedy-drama film starring Jason Segel and Ed Helms, written and directed by Jay and Mark Duplass and co-starring Judy Greer and Susan Sarandon. When Jeff...  more
  • 24

    The Naked Gun 2 1/2: The Smell of Fear

    Leslie Nielsen, Priscilla Presley


    Directed byDavid Zucker

    The Naked Gun ​2 1⁄2: The Smell of Fear is a 1991 comedy film directed by David Zucker and a sequel to the 1988 film The Naked Gun: From the Files of Police Squad! The film stars Leslie Nielsen as...  more

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    Hey Arnold!: The Jungle Movie

    Mason Vale, Cotton Francesca


    Directed byRaymie Muzquiz, Stu Livingston

    Hey Arnold!: The Jungle Movie is a 2017 American animated television film based on the Nickelodeon series Hey Arnold! and was directed by Raymie Muzquiz and Stu Livingston. The film answers...  more