Comedies The Funniest Comedy Movies About Marriage  

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List Rules Vote up the most hilarious comedies about married couples.

From the wedding day to the silver anniversary, movie marriages are full of enough funny to last a lifetime. The top marriage comedy movies feature hilarious couples bickering about everything big and small. This is a list of the funniest comedies about marriage including everything from When Harry Met Sally to The Wedding Singer to Moonstruck.

What films will you find on this list of the best funny marriage movies? In Meet the Parents, Ben Stiller has to win over his future in-laws. Jay Roach directed this 2000 film, which also stars Robert De Niro, Owen Wilson, and Teri Polo. My Best Friend's Wedding is another great comedy about marriage. Judd Apatow found the funny in marriage with his film This Is 40, which stars his real-life wife Leslie Mann. Other good films featured on this list include Just Married, Couples Retreat, and Four Christmases.

Which funny marriage movie do you like the best? Give your favorites at thumbs up and add any hilarious films that are missing.

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Date Night is listed (or ranked) 1 on the list The Funniest Comedy Movies About Marriage
Mila Kunis, Olivia Munn, Tina Fey Date Night is a 2010 comedy film directed by Shawn Levy and starring Steve Carell and Tina Fey. It was released in the United States on April 9, 2010. For a time it was marketed as Crazy Night ...more

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This Is 40 is listed (or ranked) 2 on the list The Funniest Comedy Movies About Marriage
Megan Fox, Melissa McCarthy, Paul Rudd This Is 40 is a 2012 American spin-off comedy film written, co-produced and directed by Judd Apatow. It is a stand-alone sequel to the 2007 film Knocked Up and stars Paul Rudd and Leslie Mann. ...more

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My Big Fat Greek Wedding is listed (or ranked) 3 on the list The Funniest Comedy Movies About Marriage
Nia Vardalos, Andrea Martin, Joey Fatone My Big Fat Greek Wedding is a 2002 Canadian-American romantic comedy film written by and starring Nia Vardalos and directed by Joel Zwick. The film is centered on Fotoula "Toula" ...more

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Couples Retreat is listed (or ranked) 4 on the list The Funniest Comedy Movies About Marriage
Kristen Bell, Malin Åkerman, Vince Vaughn Couples Retreat is a 2009 American romantic comedy film written and directed by Peter Billingsley with contributions to the script by Jon Favreau, Vince Vaughn, Dana Fox, Curtis Hanson, and Greg ...more

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When Harry Met Sally... is listed (or ranked) 5 on the list The Funniest Comedy Movies About Marriage
Meg Ryan, Billy Crystal, Carrie Fisher When Harry Met Sally… is a 1989 American romantic comedy film written by Nora Ephron and directed by Rob Reiner. It stars Billy Crystal as Harry and Meg Ryan as Sally. The story follows the ...more

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Crazy, Stupid, Love. is listed (or ranked) 6 on the list The Funniest Comedy Movies About Marriage
Emma Stone, Julianne Moore, Ryan Gosling Crazy, Stupid, Love is a 2011 American romantic comedy-drama film directed by Glenn Ficarra and John Requa, and written by Dan Fogelman. It stars Steve Carell, Ryan Gosling, Julianne Moore, Emma ...more

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Parenthood is listed (or ranked) 7 on the list The Funniest Comedy Movies About Marriage
Keanu Reeves, Steve Martin, Bryce Dallas Howard Parenthood is a 1989 comedy-drama film with an ensemble cast that includes Steve Martin, Tom Hulce, Rick Moranis, Martha Plimpton, Joaquin Phoenix, Keanu Reeves, Jason Robards, Mary Steenburgen, ...more

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Meet the Parents is listed (or ranked) 8 on the list The Funniest Comedy Movies About Marriage
Robert De Niro, Ben Stiller, Owen Wilson Meet the Parents is a 2000 American comedy film written by Jim Herzfeld and John Hamburg and directed by Jay Roach. Starring Robert De Niro and Ben Stiller, the film chronicles a series of ...more

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The Birdcage is listed (or ranked) 9 on the list The Funniest Comedy Movies About Marriage
Robin Williams, Gene Hackman, Hank Azaria The Birdcage is a 1996 American comedy film, directed by Mike Nichols and stars Robin Williams, Gene Hackman, Nathan Lane, and Dianne Wiest. Dan Futterman, Calista Flockhart, Hank Azaria, and ...more

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Meet the Fockers is listed (or ranked) 10 on the list The Funniest Comedy Movies About Marriage
Robert De Niro, Barbra Streisand, Dustin Hoffman Meet the Fockers is a 2004 American comedy film directed by Jay Roach and the sequel to Meet the Parents. The film stars Robert De Niro, Ben Stiller, Dustin Hoffman, Barbra Streisand, Blythe ...more

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The War of the Roses is listed (or ranked) 11 on the list The Funniest Comedy Movies About Marriage
Kathleen Turner, Danny DeVito, Michael Douglas This film is a 1989 American black comedy film based upon the 1981 novel of the same name by Warren Adler. The film follows a wealthy couple with a seemingly perfect marriage. When their ...more

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Neighbors is listed (or ranked) 12 on the list The Funniest Comedy Movies About Marriage
Zac Efron, Rose Byrne, Seth Rogen Neighbors is a 2014 American comedy film, directed by Nicholas Stoller and written by Andrew Cohen and Brendan O'Brien. The film stars Seth Rogen and Zac Efron, with Rose Byrne, Dave Franco, and ...more

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My Best Friend's Wedding is listed (or ranked) 13 on the list The Funniest Comedy Movies About Marriage
Cameron Diaz, Julia Roberts, Paul Giamatti My Best Friend's Wedding is a 1997 American romantic comedy film directed by P.J. Hogan, starring Julia Roberts, Dermot Mulroney, Cameron Diaz, Rupert Everett, Philip Bosco, M. Emmet Walsh, ...more

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Moonstruck is listed (or ranked) 14 on the list The Funniest Comedy Movies About Marriage
Nicolas Cage, Cher, Danny Aiello Moonstruck is a 1987 American romantic comedy film directed by Norman Jewison and written by John Patrick Shanley. It stars Cher, Nicolas Cage, Danny Aiello, Vincent Gardenia, and Olympia ...more

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Fools Rush In is listed (or ranked) 15 on the list The Funniest Comedy Movies About Marriage
Salma Hayek, Matthew Perry, Jill Clayburgh Fools Rush In is a 1997 romantic comedy film directed by Andy Tennant. Matthew Perry and Salma Hayek star.

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Raising Arizona is listed (or ranked) 16 on the list The Funniest Comedy Movies About Marriage
Nicolas Cage, John Goodman, Holly Hunter Raising Arizona is a 1987 American comedy film directed, written, and produced by the Coen brothers, and starring Nicolas Cage, Holly Hunter, William Forsythe, John Goodman, Frances McDormand, ...more

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Love Actually is listed (or ranked) 17 on the list The Funniest Comedy Movies About Marriage
Keira Knightley, Elisha Cuthbert, Liam Neeson Love Actually is a 2003 British Christmas-themed romantic comedy film written and directed by Richard Curtis. The screenplay delves into different aspects of love as shown through ten separate ...more

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So I Married an Axe Murderer is listed (or ranked) 18 on the list The Funniest Comedy Movies About Marriage
Allyson Mitchell added Mike Myers, Phil Hartman, Michael Richards This film is a 1993 American romantic comedy thriller film starring Mike Myers and Nancy Travis. Myers plays Charlie McKenzie, a man afraid of commitment until he meets Harriet, who works at a ...more

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True Lies is listed (or ranked) 19 on the list The Funniest Comedy Movies About Marriage
Allyson Mitchell added Arnold Schwarzenegger, Eliza Dushku, Jamie Lee Curtis True Lies is a 1994 American action-comedy film written and directed by James Cameron, and starring Arnold Schwarzenegger and Jamie Lee Curtis in the lead roles with Tom Arnold, Bill Paxton, ...more

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The Philadelphia Story is listed (or ranked) 20 on the list The Funniest Comedy Movies About Marriage
Katharine Hepburn, Cary Grant, James Stewart The Philadelphia Story is a 1940 American romantic comedy film directed by George Cukor, starring Cary Grant, Katharine Hepburn, and James Stewart and featuring Ruth Hussey. Based on the ...more

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Four Christmases is listed (or ranked) 21 on the list The Funniest Comedy Movies About Marriage
Reese Witherspoon, Robert Duvall, Vince Vaughn Four Christmases is a Christmas-themed romantic comedy film about a couple visiting all four of their divorced parents' homes on Christmas Day. The film is produced by Spyglass Entertainment ...more

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She's Having a Baby is listed (or ranked) 22 on the list The Funniest Comedy Movies About Marriage
Alec Baldwin, Magic Johnson, Bill Murray She's Having a Baby is a 1988 American romantic comedy film directed by John Hughes. The film portrays a young newlywed couple, Kristy and Jake Briggs played by Elizabeth McGovern and Kevin ...more

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Why Did I Get Married? is listed (or ranked) 23 on the list The Funniest Comedy Movies About Marriage
Janet Jackson, Tyler Perry, Jill Scott Why Did I Get Married? is a 2007 comedy-drama film adaptation written, produced, directed, and starring Tyler Perry, which was inspired by his play of the same name. The film stars Janet ...more

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Adam's Rib is listed (or ranked) 24 on the list The Funniest Comedy Movies About Marriage
Katharine Hepburn, Spencer Tracy, Judy Holliday Adam's Rib is a 1949 American film written by Ruth Gordon and Garson Kanin and directed by George Cukor. It stars Spencer Tracy and Katharine Hepburn as married lawyers who come to oppose each ...more

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An Evening with Beverly Luff L... is listed (or ranked) 25 on the list The Funniest Comedy Movies About Marriage
Aubrey Plaza, Jemaine Clement, Emile Hirsch An Evening with Beverly Luff Linn is a 2018 American-British comedy film directed by Jim Hosking. Lulu Danger's (Aubrey Plaza) unsatisfying marriage takes a turn for the worse when a mysterious ...more

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Julie & Julia is listed (or ranked) 26 on the list The Funniest Comedy Movies About Marriage
Amy Adams, Meryl Streep, Jane Lynch Julie & Julia is a 2009 American comedy-drama film written and directed by Nora Ephron starring Meryl Streep, Amy Adams, Stanley Tucci, and Chris Messina. The film contrasts the life of chef ...more

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Runaway Bride is listed (or ranked) 27 on the list The Funniest Comedy Movies About Marriage
Allyson Mitchell added Julia Roberts, Richard Gere, Christopher Meloni Runaway Bride is a 1999 American romantic comedy film directed by Garry Marshall, and stars Julia Roberts and Richard Gere.The screenplay was written by Josann McGibbon, Sara Parriott and Audrey ...more

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Just Married is listed (or ranked) 28 on the list The Funniest Comedy Movies About Marriage
Ashton Kutcher, Brittany Murphy, Christian Kane Just Married is a 2003 American romantic comedy film directed by Shawn Levy, and was written by Sam Harper, and starring Ashton Kutcher and Brittany Murphy. Produced by Robert Simonds, the film ...more

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Bye Bye Love is listed (or ranked) 29 on the list The Funniest Comedy Movies About Marriage
Eliza Dushku, Jack Black, Janeane Garofalo Bye Bye Love is a 1995 American comedy-drama film that deals with the central issue of divorce. It was directed by Sam Weisman and written by Gary David Goldberg and Brad Hall. It stars Matthew ...more

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Did You Hear About the Morgans... is listed (or ranked) 30 on the list The Funniest Comedy Movies About Marriage
Sarah Jessica Parker, Hugh Grant, Sam Elliott Did You Hear About the Morgans? is a 2009 American romantic comedy film directed and written by Marc Lawrence. Golden Globe winners Hugh Grant and Sarah Jessica Parker portray the film's ...more

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Forget Paris is listed (or ranked) 31 on the list The Funniest Comedy Movies About Marriage
Billy Crystal, Rush Limbaugh, Debra Winger Forget Paris is a 1995 romantic comedy film produced, directed, co-written by and starring Billy Crystal as an NBA referee and Debra Winger as an independent working woman whose lives are ...more

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The Out-of-Towners is listed (or ranked) 32 on the list The Funniest Comedy Movies About Marriage
Jack Lemmon, Billy Dee Williams, Anne Meara The Out-of-Towners is a 1970 comedy film written by Neil Simon, directed by Arthur Hiller, and starring Jack Lemmon and Sandy Dennis. It was released by Paramount Pictures on May 28, 1970. Much ...more

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Seems Like Old Times is listed (or ranked) 33 on the list The Funniest Comedy Movies About Marriage
Goldie Hawn, Chevy Chase, Charles Grodin Seems Like Old Times is a 1980 comedy film starring Chevy Chase, Goldie Hawn, and Charles Grodin, directed by Jay Sandrich, with Neil Simon as screenwriter. It is the only film directed by ...more

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Hope Springs is listed (or ranked) 34 on the list The Funniest Comedy Movies About Marriage
Meryl Streep, Steve Carell, Tommy Lee Jones Hope Springs is a 2012 American romantic comedy-drama film directed by David Frankel, written by Vanessa Taylor, and starring Meryl Streep, Tommy Lee Jones and Steve Carell. The film was ...more