jobs The Best Comedies About the Workplace  

Ranker Film
235 votes 48 voters 2.0k views 32 items Embed

List Rules Vote up the funniest comedy movies about jobs, co-workers, and working - whether in an office, a restaurant, or even on the road.

Terrible bosses, annoying customers, and oddball coworkers make these funny movies about working some of the most hilarious films of any genre. The best workplace comedies feature laugh-out-loud screenplays and unforgettable relationships, along with characters striving to reach new career goals. This is a list of the best comedies about jobs featuring everything from Horrible Bosses to Be Kind Rewind to Working Girl.

What films will you find on this list of the top workplace comedy movies? Kevin Smith's instant classic Clerks appears here. This offbeat 1994 film, following cashiers and the customers who shop at their establishments, helped to spark the independent movie craze of the era. Office Space is another one of the funniest movies about work ever made. The Devil Wears Prada follows a young writer trying to make a name for herself in the competitive world of fashion. Other good films featured on this roundup of the best workplace comedies include Anchorman: The Legend of Ron Burgundy, Barbershop, and Swimming with Sharks.

Do you have a favorite movie about work? Take a look at this list and give the best films a thumbs up to make sure they end up in the top spots.

1
10 0
Trading Places is listed (or ranked) 1 on the list The Best Comedies About the Workplace
Trading Places Eddie Murphy, Jamie Lee Curtis, Dan Aykroyd

Great Comedy Shows About the Workplace and Co-Workers The Greatest Sci-Fi Movies of All Time

2
8 0
Waiting... is listed (or ranked) 2 on the list The Best Comedies About the Workplace
Waiting... Ryan Reynolds, Emmanuelle Chriqui, Anna Faris

3
13 1
Office Space is listed (or ranked) 3 on the list The Best Comedies About the Workplace
Office Space Jennifer Aniston, John C. McGinley, Mike Judge

4
13 2
Clerks is listed (or ranked) 4 on the list The Best Comedies About the Workplace
Clerks Kevin Smith, Jason Mewes, Scott Mosier

5
11 4
The Devil Wears Prada is listed (or ranked) 5 on the list The Best Comedies About the Workplace
The Devil Wears Prada Anne Hathaway, Heidi Klum, Meryl Streep

6
8 2
Anchorman: The Legend of Ron B... is listed (or ranked) 6 on the list The Best Comedies About the Workplace
Anchorman: The Legend of Ron Burgundy Christina Applegate, Will Ferrell, Ben Stiller

7
8 2
Horrible Bosses is listed (or ranked) 7 on the list The Best Comedies About the Workplace
Horrible Bosses Jennifer Aniston, Kevin Spacey, Colin Farrell

8
5 0
Super Troopers is listed (or ranked) 8 on the list The Best Comedies About the Workplace
Super Troopers Lynda Carter, Brian Cox, Jim Gaffigan

9
6 1
The Proposal is listed (or ranked) 9 on the list The Best Comedies About the Workplace
The Proposal Sandra Bullock, Ryan Reynolds, Betty White

10
9 5
Working Girl is listed (or ranked) 10 on the list The Best Comedies About the Workplace
Working Girl Alec Baldwin, Harrison Ford, Kevin Spacey

11
8 4
9 to 5 is listed (or ranked) 11 on the list The Best Comedies About the Workplace
9 to 5 Jane Fonda, Dolly Parton, Lily Tomlin

12
6 2
Paul Blart: Mall Cop is listed (or ranked) 12 on the list The Best Comedies About the Workplace
Paul Blart: Mall Cop Kevin James, Jayma Mays, Bobby Cannavale

13
4 0
Tommy Boy is listed (or ranked) 13 on the list The Best Comedies About the Workplace
Tommy Boy Dan Aykroyd, Rob Lowe, Bo Derek

14
6 3
Barbershop is listed (or ranked) 14 on the list The Best Comedies About the Workplace
Barbershop Ice Cube, Eve, Janina Gavankar

15
3 0
The Internship is listed (or ranked) 15 on the list The Best Comedies About the Workplace
The Internship Will Ferrell, Rose Byrne, Vince Vaughn

The Worst Things About Being a Hollywood Extra The Best Movies That Were Originally Panned by Critics

16
6 4
Broadcast News is listed (or ranked) 16 on the list The Best Comedies About the Workplace
Broadcast News Jack Nicholson, John Cusack, Holly Hunter

17
6 4
Up in the Air is listed (or ranked) 17 on the list The Best Comedies About the Workplace
Up in the Air George Clooney, Anna Kendrick, Zach Galifianakis

18
2 0
Men at Work is listed (or ranked) 18 on the list The Best Comedies About the Workplace
Men at Work Charlie Sheen, Emilio Estevez, Keith David

19
5 4
His Girl Friday is listed (or ranked) 19 on the list The Best Comedies About the Workplace
His Girl Friday Cary Grant, Rosalind Russell, Ralph Bellamy

20
3 2
Employee of the Month is listed (or ranked) 20 on the list The Best Comedies About the Workplace
Employee of the Month Jessica Simpson, Andy Dick, Dane Cook

21
3 2
Empire Records is listed (or ranked) 21 on the list The Best Comedies About the Workplace
Empire Records Liv Tyler, Renée Zellweger, Tobey Maguire

22
2 1
In Good Company is listed (or ranked) 22 on the list The Best Comedies About the Workplace
In Good Company Scarlett Johansson, Topher Grace, Dennis Quaid

23
4 4
The Hudsucker Proxy is listed (or ranked) 23 on the list The Best Comedies About the Workplace
The Hudsucker Proxy Paul Newman, John Goodman, Steve Buscemi

24
4 4
Be Kind Rewind is listed (or ranked) 24 on the list The Best Comedies About the Workplace
Be Kind Rewind Sigourney Weaver, Jack Black, Mos Def

25
3 3
Extract is listed (or ranked) 25 on the list The Best Comedies About the Workplace
Extract Mila Kunis, Ben Affleck, Kristen Wiig

26
3 3
Swimming with Sharks is listed (or ranked) 26 on the list The Best Comedies About the Workplace
Swimming with Sharks Kevin Spacey, Benicio del Toro, Michelle Forbes

27
3 3
Two Weeks Notice is listed (or ranked) 27 on the list The Best Comedies About the Workplace
Two Weeks Notice Sandra Bullock, Hugh Grant, Norah Jones

28
1 1
Barbershop 2: Back in Business is listed (or ranked) 28 on the list The Best Comedies About the Workplace
Barbershop 2: Back in Business Queen Latifah, Ice Cube, Eve

29
2 3
Griff the Invisible is listed (or ranked) 29 on the list The Best Comedies About the Workplace
Griff the Invisible Ryan Kwanten, Marshall Napier, Toby Schmitz

30
0 1
Gung Ho is listed (or ranked) 30 on the list The Best Comedies About the Workplace
Gung Ho Michael Keaton, John Turturro, Clint Howard

31
0 1
The Promotion is listed (or ranked) 31 on the list The Best Comedies About the Workplace
The Promotion Jenna Fischer, Jason Bateman, John C. Reilly

32
1 3
Observe and Report is listed (or ranked) 32 on the list The Best Comedies About the Workplace
Observe and Report Anna Faris, Seth Rogen, Ray Liotta