Entertainment The Funniest Bro Movies About Odd Couples  

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Buddy comedies are always hilarious, but when they star odd couples the laughs seem to multiply exponentially. The top odd couple bro movies feature unlikely duos paired up against all odds. This is a list of the best funny odd couple movies, including everything from Kiss Kiss Bang Bang to 21 Jump Street to Lethal Weapon.

What films will you find on this list of the best odd couple bro comedies? In SuperbadSeth (Jonah Hill) and Evan (Michael Cera) are mismatched best friends who struggle to hook up with their high school crushes. While the two characters are peas in a pod, Fogell (Christopher Mintz-Plasse) is a bit of an outsider who adds to the odd couple dynamic. Friday is another great movie about a pair of odd couple best friends. Woody and Buzz Lightyear have nothing in common at the beginning of Toy Story, but by the end of this classic childhood comedy they become the closest of friends. Other good movies features on this list include Rush Hour, Step Brothers, and Ted.

Which odd couple movie do you think is the funniest? Take a look at this list and vote the best films up to the number-one spot.

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Toy Story is listed (or ranked) 1 on the list The Funniest Bro Movies About Odd Couples
Tom Hanks, Tim Allen, Don Rickles
Toy Story is a 1995 American computer-animated buddy-comedy adventure film produced by Pixar Animation Studios and released by Walt Disney Pictures. Directed by John Lasseter, Toy Story was the ...more

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22 8
The Hangover is listed (or ranked) 2 on the list The Funniest Bro Movies About Odd Couples
Mike Tyson, Bradley Cooper, Heather Graham
The Hangover is a 2009 American comedy film, co-produced and directed by Todd Phillips and written by Jon Lucas and Scott Moore. It is the first film of The Hangover trilogy. The film stars ...more

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Superbad is listed (or ranked) 3 on the list The Funniest Bro Movies About Odd Couples
Emma Stone, Seth Rogen, Jonah Hill
Superbad is a 2007 American teen comedy film directed by Greg Mottola and starring Jonah Hill and Michael Cera. The film was written by Seth Rogen and Evan Goldberg, who began working on the ...more

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Step Brothers is listed (or ranked) 4 on the list The Funniest Bro Movies About Odd Couples
Will Ferrell, Seth Rogen, Mary Steenburgen
Step Brothers is a 2008 American buddy slapstick comedy film starring Will Ferrell and John C. Reilly. The screenplay was written by Will Ferrell and Adam McKay, from a story written by them ...more

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15 7
I Love You, Man is listed (or ranked) 5 on the list The Funniest Bro Movies About Odd Couples
Rashida Jones, Paul Rudd, Jaime Pressly
I Love You, Man is a 2009 American bromantic comedy film originally titled Let's Be Friends and written by Larry Levin before John Hamburg rewrote and directed the film. It stars Paul Rudd and ...more

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18 10
Friday is listed (or ranked) 6 on the list The Funniest Bro Movies About Odd Couples
Ice Cube, Meagan Good, Nia Long
Friday is a 1995 American stoner buddy comedy film directed by F. Gary Gray in his directorial debut, and starring Ice Cube, Chris Tucker, Nia Long, Bernie Mac, Tiny 'Zeus' Lister Jr, and John ...more

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Ted is listed (or ranked) 7 on the list The Funniest Bro Movies About Odd Couples
Mila Kunis, Mark Wahlberg, Ryan Reynolds
Ted is a 2012 American comedy film directed by Seth MacFarlane. The screenplay by MacFarlane, Alec Sulkin and Wellesley Wild is from MacFarlane's story. The film stars Mark Wahlberg, Mila Kunis, ...more

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Lethal Weapon is listed (or ranked) 8 on the list The Funniest Bro Movies About Odd Couples
Mel Gibson, Gary Busey, Danny Glover
Lethal Weapon is a 1987 American buddy cop action film directed by Richard Donner, starring Mel Gibson and Danny Glover as a mismatched pair of L.A.P.D. detectives and stars Mitchell Ryan and ...more

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15 10
21 Jump Street is listed (or ranked) 9 on the list The Funniest Bro Movies About Odd Couples
Johnny Depp, Channing Tatum, Ice Cube
21 Jump Street is a 2012 American action comedy film directed by Phil Lord and Christopher Miller, executive produced by and starring Jonah Hill and Channing Tatum, and scripted by Michael ...more

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11 9
22 Jump Street is listed (or ranked) 10 on the list The Funniest Bro Movies About Odd Couples
Channing Tatum, Anna Faris, Queen Latifah
22 Jump Street is a 2014 action comedy film written by Oren Uziel and directed by Phil Lord and Chris Miller.

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Knocked Up is listed (or ranked) 11 on the list The Funniest Bro Movies About Odd Couples
Jessica Alba, Eva Mendes, Katherine Heigl
Knocked Up is a 2007 American romantic comedy film co-produced, written, and directed by Judd Apatow. The films stars Seth Rogen, Katherine Heigl, Paul Rudd, and Leslie Mann. It follows the ...more

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10 9
Twins is listed (or ranked) 12 on the list The Funniest Bro Movies About Odd Couples
Arnold Schwarzenegger, Heather Graham, Danny DeVito
Twins is a 1988 comedy film, produced and directed by Ivan Reitman about unlikely twins who were separated at birth. The core of the film is the relationship between DeVito's streetwise ...more

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The Odd Couple is listed (or ranked) 13 on the list The Funniest Bro Movies About Odd Couples
Jack Lemmon, Walter Matthau, Herb Edelman
The Odd Couple is a 1968 American black comedy film written by Neil Simon, based on his play The Odd Couple, directed by Gene Saks, and starring Jack Lemmon and Walter Matthau. It is the story ...more

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The Other Guys is listed (or ranked) 14 on the list The Funniest Bro Movies About Odd Couples
Eva Mendes, Dwayne Johnson, Mark Wahlberg
The Other Guys is a 2010 action comedy film directed and co-written by Adam McKay, starring Will Ferrell and Mark Wahlberg, and featuring Michael Keaton, Eva Mendes, Steve Coogan, Ray Stevenson, ...more

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The Bucket List is listed (or ranked) 15 on the list The Funniest Bro Movies About Odd Couples
Jack Nicholson, Morgan Freeman, Sean Hayes
The Bucket List is a 2007 American comedy-drama film directed by Rob Reiner, produced by Reiner, Alan Greisman, Craig Zadan and Neil Meron, written by Justin Zackham, and starring Jack Nicholson ...more

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10 11
Rush Hour is listed (or ranked) 16 on the list The Funniest Bro Movies About Odd Couples
Jackie Chan, Roselyn Sánchez, Chris Tucker
Rush Hour is a 1998 American buddy action comedy film and the first installment in the Rush Hour series, directed by Brett Ratner and starring Jackie Chan and Chris Tucker. It was followed by ...more

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Role Models is listed (or ranked) 17 on the list The Funniest Bro Movies About Odd Couples
Elizabeth Banks, Louis C.K., Paul Rudd
Role Models is a 2008 American comedy film directed by David Wain about two energy drink salesmen who are ordered to perform 150 hours of community service as punishment for various offenses. ...more

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6 7
The Heat is listed (or ranked) 18 on the list The Funniest Bro Movies About Odd Couples
Sandra Bullock, Melissa McCarthy, Marlon Wayans
The Heat is a 2013 American buddy cop comedy film written by Katie Dippold and directed by Paul Feig. The plot centers on Sandra Bullock and Melissa McCarthy as FBI Special Agent Sarah Ashburn ...more

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Grumpy Old Men is listed (or ranked) 19 on the list The Funniest Bro Movies About Odd Couples
Ann-Margret, Daryl Hannah, Jack Lemmon
Grumpy Old Men is a 1993 American romantic comedy film starring Jack Lemmon, Walter Matthau and Ann-Margret, with Burgess Meredith, Daryl Hannah, Kevin Pollak, Ossie Davis and Buck Henry. ...more

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6 10
The Nice Guys is listed (or ranked) 20 on the list The Funniest Bro Movies About Odd Couples
Matt Bomer, Ryan Gosling, Russell Crowe
The Nice Guys is a 2016 American neo-noir action comedy film directed by Shane Black. Set in 1977 Los Angeles, the film focuses on a private eye and a tough enforcer who team up to investigate ...more

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In Bruges is listed (or ranked) 21 on the list The Funniest Bro Movies About Odd Couples
Colin Farrell, Ralph Fiennes, Matt Smith
In Bruges is a 2008 British-American comedy film written and directed by Martin McDonagh. The film stars Colin Farrell and Brendan Gleeson as two Irish hitmen in hiding, with Ralph Fiennes as ...more

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Kiss Kiss Bang Bang is listed (or ranked) 22 on the list The Funniest Bro Movies About Odd Couples
Robert Downey Jr., Val Kilmer, Michelle Monaghan
Kiss Kiss Bang Bang is a 2005 American neo-noir dark comedy film written and directed by Shane Black, and starring Robert Downey, Jr., Val Kilmer, Michelle Monaghan and Corbin Bernsen. The ...more