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National Lampoon’s Vacation
“National Lampoon’s Vacation” is a comedy film about the Griswold family’s disastrous cross-country road trip to the fictional amusement park, Walley World. As they encounter a series of mishaps and misadventures along the way, the film hilariously explores the dynamics of family, the pursuit of the American dream, and the absurdity of the American vacation.
“Summer Rental” is a comedy film about a stressed-out family man who rents a beach house for a summer vacation, but encounters various mishaps and conflicts with the locals. The movie follows his hilarious and chaotic journey as he tries to relax and enjoy his time off.
The RV movie is about a family who embarks on a chaotic and humorous road trip in a rented recreational vehicle, encountering various misadventures and life lessons along the way.
“The Out-of-Towners” is a comedy film about a couple from Ohio who face a series of misadventures and obstacles while trying to navigate their way through New York City for a job interview. Their journey is filled with comedic mishaps and unexpected challenges as they struggle to make it to their destination on time.
What About Bob?
“What About Bob?” is a comedy film about a neurotic man named Bob who becomes obsessed with his psychiatrist and begins to invade his personal and professional life, causing chaos and hilarity along the way. The movie explores the comedic dynamics between Bob and his psychiatrist as they navigate their increasingly tumultuous relationship.
The Money Pit
“The Money Pit” is a comedy film about a couple who buy a seemingly perfect house, only to discover that it is a dilapidated money pit that continuously falls apart, leading to a series of comedic misadventures as they attempt to renovate it.”
Planes, Trains & Automobiles
“Planes, Trains & Automobiles” is a comedy film about two mismatched travelers, Neal and Del, who are forced to embark on a chaotic journey together to get home for Thanksgiving, encountering numerous mishaps and comedic situations along the way.
“Uncle Buck” is a comedy film about a hapless but well-meaning uncle who is tasked with babysitting his nieces and nephew when their parents are called out of town. Despite his unconventional methods, he forms a bond with the children and helps them navigate their own personal challenges while also learning important life lessons himself.
“Tommy Boy” is a comedy film about a bumbling, but well-meaning, man named Tommy Callahan who must save his family’s auto parts business after his father’s death, with the help of his reluctant and sarcastic colleague, Richard Hayden. Together, they embark on a hilarious road trip to sell their products and save the company from bankruptcy.
“The ‘Burbs” is a comedy film about a group of nosy neighbors who become suspicious of their new, mysterious neighbors and start investigating them, leading to hilarious and chaotic situations in their suburban neighborhood.”
“City Slickers” is a comedy film about three middle-aged friends who embark on a cattle drive adventure in the Wild West to find purpose and excitement in their lives. Along the way, they encounter various challenges and learn valuable life lessons about friendship, self-discovery, and the importance of embracing adventure.
Dirty Rotten Scoundrels
“Dirty Rotten Scoundrels” is a comedy film about two con artists, one suave and sophisticated and the other brash and crude, who compete to swindle a wealthy American heiress out of her fortune on the French Riviera. As they engage in a hilarious battle of wits and deception, their schemes and antics lead to unexpected twists and turns.
“The Hangover” is a comedy film about a group of friends who wake up after a wild bachelor party in Las Vegas, only to realize that they have no memory of the previous night and must retrace their steps to find the missing groom before his wedding.
Weekend at Bernie’s
“Weekend at Bernie’s” is a comedy film about two friends who discover their boss, Bernie, has been murdered but pretend he is alive to enjoy a weekend at his beach house, leading to hilarious and chaotic situations.”
“Caddyshack” is a comedy film set at an exclusive golf club, following the misadventures of its eccentric members and staff as they clash with a gopher wreaking havoc on the course. The film showcases the hilarious antics, rivalries, and absurdity that ensue in the pursuit of golfing glory.
The Meatballs movie is about a summer camp counselor named Tripper who inspires and mentors a group of misfit campers, teaching them life lessons and fostering friendships through a series of comedic and heartwarming adventures.
“Airplane!” is a comedy film that parodies disaster movies, following the story of an ex-pilot who must overcome his fear of flying to safely land a passenger plane after the entire crew becomes incapacitated. The movie is filled with slapstick humor, absurd situations, and witty one-liners that have made it a beloved classic in the genre.
The In-Laws is a comedy film about a mild-mannered dentist who gets pulled into a series of wild adventures when his daughter’s soon-to-be father-in-law turns out to be a rogue CIA agent. The two fathers must navigate dangerous situations and hilarious misunderstandings as they try to save the world and ensure their children’s happiness.
The Blues Brothers
“The Blues Brothers” is a comedy film about two brothers, Jake and Elwood Blues, who reunite their band to raise money and save the Catholic orphanage they grew up in, while also evading the police and a vengeful country band along the way.
“Stripes” is a comedy film about two friends who join the U.S. Army for a change of pace but end up causing chaos and hilarity as they navigate through military training and unexpected adventures.