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The Best Comedy Movies of 2017

Updated May 12, 2020 37.2k votes 7.8k voters 960.2k views50 items

When ranking the best comedy movies of 2017, it's all about the jokes and laughs. The best 2017 comedies feature your favorite stars getting wild at a bachelorette party, hosting an illegal casino, and even saving the world. What is the funniest movie of 2017? Perhaps some will become the best comedies of all time.

Along with being great action movies, Marvel superhero movies, like Guardians of the Galaxy Vol. 2 and Spider-Man: Homecoming, are also hilarious comedies. 2017's best comedies also include animated movies (The Lego Batman Movie, The Boss Baby) and raunchy comedies (Rough Night, Baywatch).

Vote up the best comedy movies of 2017. Feel free to add any 2017 comedies missing from the list. And if you love comedy, check out this list of recent comedy TV shows and vote on your favorites.

If you want to see more comedies, check out the top comedy movies of 2020 list.

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    CHiPs

    Dax Shepard, Michael Peña
    CHiPs is a 2017 action comedy buddy cop film written and directed by Dax Shepard, based on the...  more
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    Pitch Perfect 3

    Anna Kendrick, Anna Camp
    Pitch Perfect 3 is a 2017 American musical comedy film directed by Trish Sie. Following their...  more
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    Jumanji: Welcome to the Jungle

    Dwayne Johnson, Kevin Hart
    Jumanji: Welcome to the Jungle is a 2017 American 3D action dark fantasy adventure comedy film...  more

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    Thor: Ragnarok

    Chris Hemsworth, Tom Hiddleston
    Thor: Ragnarok is a 2017 American superhero film directed by Taika Waititi. Four years after...  more

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    The Hitman's Bodyguard

    Ryan Reynolds, Samuel L. Jackson
    The Hitman's Bodyguard is a 2017 action comedy film directed by Patrick Hughes. A bodyguard...  more
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    Guardians of the Galaxy Vol. 2

    Chris Pratt, Zoe Saldana
    Guardians of the Galaxy Vol. 2 is a 2017 American superhero film directed by James Gunn, based...  more

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    Daddy's Home 2

    Will Ferrell, Mark Wahlberg
    Daddy's Home 2 is a 2017 American comedy film directed by Sean Anders. Father Dusty (Mark...  more
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    Baby Driver

    Ansel Elgort, Lily James
    Baby Driver is a 2017 British-American action thriller film written and directed by Edgar...  more

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    Girls Trip

    Regina Hall, Queen Latifah
    Girls Trip is a 2017 American comedy film directed by Malcolm D. Lee. It follows a group of...  more

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    Three Billboards Outside Ebbing, Missouri

    Frances McDormand, Woody Harrelson
    Three Billboards Outside Ebbing, Missouri is a 2017 American drama film directed by Martin...  more

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    Fist Fight

    Ice Cube, Charlie Day
    Fist Fight is a 2017 comedy film directed by Richie Keen. It is a loose remake of the 1987...  more
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    Despicable Me 3

    Steve Carell, Kristen Wiig
    Despicable Me 3 is a 2017 3D computer-animated comedy film produced by Illumination...  more
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    Baywatch

    Dwayne Johnson, Zac Efron
    Baywatch is a 2017 American action comedy film directed by Seth Gordon, based on the...  more
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    The House

    Will Ferrell, Amy Poehler
    The House is an American comedy film directed by Andrew J. Cohen, who co-wrote it with Brendan...  more
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    Battle of the Sexes

    Emma Stone, Steve Carell
    Battle of the Sexes is a 2017 American biographical sports comedy-drama film directed by...  more

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    A Bad Moms Christmas

    Mila Kunis, Kristen Bell
    A Bad Moms Christmas is a 2017 American Christmas comedy film directed by Jon Lucas and Scott...  more
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    The Disaster Artist

    James Franco, Dave Franco
    The Disaster Artist is a 2017 American biographical comedy-drama film directed by James...  more
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    The Boss Baby

    Alec Baldwin, Steve Buscemi
    The Boss Baby is a 2017 American computer-animated comedy film directed by Tom McGrath,...  more
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    The Lego Batman Movie

    Will Arnett, Ralph Fiennes
    The Lego Batman Movie is a 2017 3D computer-animated superhero comedy film directed by Chris...  more

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    The Big Sick

    Kumail Nanjiani, Zoe Kazan
    The Big Sick is a 2017 American romantic comedy film directed by Michael Showalter, from a...  more
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    I, Tonya

    Margot Robbie, Caitlin Carver
    I, Tonya is a 2017 American biographical sports black comedy film directed by Craig Gillespie....  more

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    Lady Bird

    Saoirse Ronan, Laurie Metcalf
    Lady Bird is a 2017 American comedy-drama film directed by Greta Gerwig. The adventures of a...  more

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    Father Figures

    Owen Wilson, Ed Helms
    Father Figures is a 2017 American road trip buddy mystery comedy film directed by Lawrence...  more
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    Wonder Woman

    Gal Gadot, Chris Pine
    Wonder Woman is a 2017 American superhero film directed by Patty Jenkins, based on the DC...  more

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    Cars 3

    Owen Wilson, Cristela Alonzo
    Cars 3 is a 2017 American 3D computer-animated comedy film produced by Pixar. After being...  more

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