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The Most Hilarious Movies of 2014

Updated March 25, 2021 7.7k votes 1.2k voters 109.9k views70 items

List RulesFunny movies released in 2014 only. Don't downvote a film you haven't seen just because you think it looks awful.

From Kevin Hart and animated comedies to the return of Jim Carrey and Michael Keaton, 2014 featured some of the most hilarious movies in recent memory. These funny and entertaining comedies on this list were all released during 2014 and cover many different comedy genres.  

The comedies of 2014 featured some of your favorite television stars (like Jason Bateman and Amy Poehler), were made by the best directors (like Wes Anderson), and spanned all levels of classiness, from the family comedies like Big Hero 6, Penguins of Madagascar and The Lego Movie, to the raunchy humor of That Awkward Moment and Sex Tape. We also saw funny sequels with 22 Jump Street, Horrible Bosses 2 and Dumb and Dumber To.

How will you rank these funny 2014 movies? Which ones were the most amusing movies of 2014? Vote for the most hilarious movie of 2014 below and if you see a funny favorite missing from the list below, add it so that other movie fans can vote on it. Look for more funny movies? When you're finished here, check out our All-Time Greatest Comedies and Funniest Movies of All Time and The Best Comedy Movies on Netflix lists.
  • 1

    22 Jump Street

    Channing Tatum, Anna Faris


    Directed byPhil Lord, Chris Miller

    22 Jump Street is a 2014 American action comedy film directed by Phil Lord and Chris Miller, and a sequel to the 2012 film 21 Jump Street. After making their way through high school (twice), big...  more

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  • 2


    Zac Efron, Rose Byrne


    Directed byNicholas Stoller

    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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  • 3


    Drew Barrymore, Adam Sandler


    Directed byFrank Coraci

    Blended is a 2014 American romantic comedy film directed by Frank Coraci. After a bad blind date, a man and woman find themselves stuck together at a resort for families, where their attraction grows...  more
  • 4

    Bad Words

    Jason Bateman, Allison Janney


    Directed byJason Bateman

    Bad Words is a 2013 American black comedy film directed by Jason Bateman and written by Andrew Dodge. Marking Bateman's directorial debut, the film stars Bateman as a middle-aged eighth grade dropout...  more
  • 5

    The Other Woman

    Cameron Diaz, Kate Upton


    Directed byNick Cassavetes

    The Other Woman is a 2014 American romantic comedy film directed by Nick Cassavetes and written by Melissa Stack. The film stars Cameron Diaz, Leslie Mann, Kate Upton and Nikolaj Coster-Waldau, with...  more

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  • 6

    That Awkward Moment

    Zac Efron, Miles Teller


    Directed byTom Gormican

    That Awkward Moment is a 2014 American romantic comedy-drama film directed by Tom Gormican. Three best friends find themselves where we've all been - at that confusing moment in every dating...  more
  • 7

    Big Hero 6

    Jamie Chung, Maya Rudolph


    Directed byChris Williams, Don Hall

    Big Hero 6 is a 2014 American 3D computer-animated superhero action comedy film produced by Walt Disney Animation Studios and released by Walt Disney Pictures. It is the 54th film in the Walt Disney...  more

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  • 8

    The Lego Movie

    Chris Pratt, Elizabeth Banks


    Directed byChris Miller, Chris McKay, Phil Lord

    The Lego Movie is a 2014 3D computer-animated adventure comedy film directed by Phil Lord and Christopher Miller. An ordinary Lego minifigure (Chris Pratt) who finds himself being the only one to...  more

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  • 9

    Horrible Bosses 2

    Jennifer Aniston, Kevin Spacey


    Directed bySean Anders

    Horrible Bosses 2 is a 2014 American black comedy film directed by Sean Anders and a sequel to 2011's Horrible Bosses. Produced by New Line Cinema and distributed by Warner Bros., the film was...  more
  • 10

    Let’s Be Cops

    Nina Dobrev, Andy Garcia


    Directed byLuke Greenfield

    Let's Be Cops is a 2014 American buddy cop comedy film written and directed by Luke Greenfield, and co-written with Nicholas Thomas. The film stars Jake Johnson and Damon Wayans, Jr. as two friends...  more

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  • 11

    They Came Together

    Cobie Smulders, Amy Poehler


    Directed byDavid Wain

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    They Came Together is a 2014 American comedy film directed by David Wain and written by Wain and Michael Showalter. It is a parody of romantic comedies infused with Showalter and Wain's absurd...  more

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  • 12


    Directed byMiguel Arteta

    Alexander and the Terrible, Horrible, No Good, Very Bad Day is a 2014 American comedy film directed by Miguel Arteta from a screenplay written by Rob Lieber. The film stars Steve Carell, Jennifer...  more
  • 13

    The Interview

    Eminem, James Franco


    Directed bySeth Rogen, Evan Goldberg

    The Interview is a 2014 American political satire comedy film directed by Seth Rogen and Evan Goldberg in their second directorial work, following This Is the End. The screenplay by Dan Sterling is...  more

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  • 14

    Kingsman: the Secret Service

    Lady Gaga, David Beckham


    Directed byMatthew Vaughn

    Kingsman: The Secret Service is a 2014 action spy comedy film directed by Matthew Vaughn. A street kid (Taron Egerton) is recruited into an elite agency's training program, just as a tech genius...  more

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  • 15

    Ride Along

    Ice Cube, Kevin Hart


    Directed byTim Story

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    Ride Along is a 2014 American action comedy film directed by Tim Story and starring Ice Cube, Kevin Hart, John Leguizamo, Bryan Callen, Tika Sumpter and Laurence Fishburne. Greg Coolidge, Jason...  more

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  • 16

    Penguins of Madagascar

    Chris Rock, Benedict Cumberbatch


    Directed byEric Darnell, Simon J. Smith

    Penguins of Madagascar is a 2014 American 3D computer-animated spy-fi action comedy film, produced by DreamWorks Animation and distributed by 20th Century Fox. It is a spin-off of the Madagascar film...  more
  • 17

    The Grand Budapest Hotel

    Bill Murray, Jude Law


    Directed byWes Anderson

    The Grand Budapest Hotel is a 2014 comedy film directed by Wes Anderson. The screenplay by Anderson is from a story by Anderson and Hugo Guinness, inspired by the writings of Stefan Zweig. It stars...  more

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  • 18

    A Million Ways to Die in the West

    Charlize Theron, Amanda Seyfried


    Directed bySeth MacFarlane

    This film is a 2014 American western comedy film directed by Seth MacFarlane. As a cowardly farmer (Seth MacFarlane) begins to fall for the mysterious new woman (Charlize Theron) in town, he must put...  more
  • 19

    Night at the Museum: Secret Of The Tomb

    Robin Williams, Ben Stiller


    Directed byShawn Levy

    Night at the Museum: Secret of the Tomb is a 2014 American comedy adventure film directed by Shawn Levy, and the third installment in the series. Security guard Larry Daley (Ben Stiller) must travel...  more
  • 20


    Jon Favreau, Sofía Vergara


    Directed byJon Favreau

    Chef is a 2014 American comedy-drama film directed by Jon Favreau. After a public altercation with a food critic, a professional chef (Jon Favreau) quits his job at a popular Los Angeles restaurant...  more
  • 21

    Think Like A Man Too

    Kevin Hart, Gabrielle Union


    Directed byTim Story

    Think Like a Man Too is a 2014 comedy film directed by Tim Story and the sequel to Story's 2012 film Think Like a Man based on Steve Harvey's book Act Like a Lady, Think Like a Man. The script is...  more
  • 22

    This Is Where I Leave You

    Tina Fey, Jane Fonda


    Directed byShawn Levy

    This Is Where I Leave You is a 2014 American comedy-drama film directed by Shawn Levy. It is based on the book of the same name by Jonathan Tropper, who also wrote the film's screenplay. The film was...  more

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  • 23

    Dumb and Dumber To

    Jim Carrey, Kathleen Turner


    Directed byPeter Farrelly, Bobby Farrelly

    Dumb and Dumber To is a 2014 American road buddy comedy film co-written and directed by Bobby Farrelly and Peter Farrelly. It is the third film in the Dumb and Dumber film series and a direct sequel...  more

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  • 24


    Susan Sarandon, Melissa McCarthy


    Directed byBen Falcone

    Tammy is a 2014 American comedy film directed by Ben Falcone and produced, co-written by, and starring Melissa McCarthy as the title character. The film also stars Susan Sarandon, Allison Janney, Dan...  more
  • 25


    Michael Fassbender, Maggie Gyllenhaal


    Directed byLenny Abrahamson

    Frank is a 2014 comedy-drama film directed by Lenny Abrahamson and starring Domhnall Gleeson, Maggie Gyllenhaal, Scoot McNairy and Michael Fassbender as the title character. The film premiered at the...  more