It's the end of the world as you know it - and it's really, really funny. The top funny movies about the apocalypse feature hilarious actors trying their best to survive as everything around them is crumbling. This is a list of the greatest comedies about the end of the world including everything from Zombieland to Ghostbusters to Seeking a Friend for the End of the World.
What films will you find on this list of the best apocalyptic comedy movies? In The World's End, an epic pub crawl between estranged friends is interrupted by a pesky alien invasion. Simon Pegg, Nick Frost, and Martin Freeman lead the talented cast of this funny apocalyptic adventure. Dr. Strangelove is another smart and funny film about the end of the world. This is the End finds Seth Rogan, James Franco, Jonah Hill, and more playing fictionalized versions of themselves coping with worldwide disaster. Other notable movies featured on this list include Shaun of the Dead, Dogma, and The Hitchhiker's Guide to the Galaxy.
Which end of the world movie do you think is the funniest? Give your favorites a thumbs up and add any apocalyptic comedies that are missing.
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The World's EndSimon Pegg, Nick Frost
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It's a DisasterRachel Boston, Laura Adkin
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A Guy Named RickJonathan Michael Weber, Ashley C. Williams
Directed by: Joe Benedetto