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Superbad

Superbad
Superbad
Internet Movie Database: 7.6/10
Rotten Tomatoes: 88%
Metacritic: 76/100
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Runtime: 113 min
Genre: Comedy
Awards: 11 wins & 24 nominations
Writer: Seth Rogen, Evan Goldberg
Actors: Michael Cera, Jonah Hill, Christopher Mintz-Plasse
Language: English
Country: United States
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“Superbad” is a coming-of-age comedy film about three high school friends who embark on a wild night of misadventures and hilarious encounters as they try to buy alcohol for a party. Along the way, they navigate the challenges of friendship, love interests, and self-discovery.

Knocked Up

Knocked Up
Knocked Up
Internet Movie Database: 6.9/10
Rotten Tomatoes: 89%
Metacritic: 85/100
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Runtime: 129 min
Genre: Comedy, Romance
Awards: 8 wins & 26 nominations
Writer: Judd Apatow
Actors: Seth Rogen, Katherine Heigl, Paul Rudd
Language: English
Country: United States
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“Knocked Up” is a comedy film about a one-night stand that results in an unexpected pregnancy, as two very different individuals navigate the challenges of their new relationship while preparing for parenthood. The movie explores the humorous and heartfelt moments that arise as they confront the realities of love, responsibility, and the complexities of starting a family.

The 40-Year-Old Virgin

The 40-Year-Old Virgin
The 40-Year-Old Virgin
Internet Movie Database: 7.1/10
Rotten Tomatoes: 85%
Metacritic: 73/100
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Runtime: 116 min
Genre: Comedy, Romance
Awards: 10 wins & 19 nominations
Writer: Judd Apatow, Steve Carell
Actors: Steve Carell, Catherine Keener, Paul Rudd
Language: English, Spanish, Japanese
Country: United States
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“The 40-Year-Old Virgin” is a comedy film about a middle-aged man named Andy who has never had sex and embarks on a journey to lose his virginity with the help of his friends. Along the way, he navigates awkward encounters, humorous mishaps, and unexpected romance.

This Is 40

This Is 40
This Is 40
Internet Movie Database: 6.2/10
Rotten Tomatoes: 51%
Metacritic: 59/100
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Runtime: 134 min
Genre: Comedy, Drama, Romance
Awards: 2 wins & 11 nominations
Writer: Judd Apatow
Actors: Paul Rudd, Leslie Mann, Maude Apatow
Language: English
Country: United States
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“This Is 40” is a comedy film that follows a married couple, Pete and Debbie, as they navigate the challenges of turning 40, dealing with their own personal and relationship issues, and balancing their roles as parents to their two daughters. The movie explores the ups and downs of marriage, family dynamics, and the realities of growing older.

Trainwreck

Trainwreck
Trainwreck
Internet Movie Database: 6.2/10
Rotten Tomatoes: 84%
Metacritic: 75/100
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Runtime: 125 min
Genre: Comedy, Drama, Romance
Awards: 5 wins & 27 nominations
Writer: Amy Schumer
Actors: Amy Schumer, Bill Hader, Brie Larson
Language: English, Mandarin
Country: United States
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“Trainwreck” is a comedy film that follows a commitment-phobic woman named Amy, who starts to question her lifestyle choices when she meets a charming and genuine sports doctor named Aaron. As their relationship develops, Amy must confront her fears of intimacy and commitment.

Bridesmaids

Bridesmaids
Bridesmaids
Internet Movie Database: 6.8/10
Rotten Tomatoes: 90%
Metacritic: 75/100
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Runtime: 125 min
Genre: Comedy
Awards: Nominated for 2 Oscars. 25 wins & 72 nominations total
Writer: Kristen Wiig, Annie Mumolo
Actors: Kristen Wiig, Maya Rudolph, Rose Byrne
Language: English, Thai, Spanish, French
Country: United States, Japan
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“Bridesmaids” is a comedy film about a woman named Annie who becomes the maid of honor for her best friend’s wedding, leading to a series of hilarious misadventures and competition with another bridesmaid. The movie explores themes of friendship, self-discovery, and the ups and downs of wedding planning.

Forgetting Sarah Marshall

Forgetting Sarah Marshall
Forgetting Sarah Marshall
Internet Movie Database: 7.1/10
Rotten Tomatoes: 83%
Metacritic: 67/100
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Runtime: 111 min
Genre: Comedy, Drama, Romance
Awards: 4 wins & 19 nominations
Writer: Jason Segel
Actors: Kristen Bell, Jason Segel, Paul Rudd
Language: English, Hawaiian, German, Japanese
Country: United States
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“Forgetting Sarah Marshall” is a romantic comedy about a devastated musician who travels to a Hawaiian resort to heal his broken heart, only to find that his ex-girlfriend and her new boyfriend are staying at the same hotel. As he navigates his emotions and unexpected encounters, he begins to find new love and rediscover himself in the process.

Step Brothers

Step Brothers
Step Brothers
Internet Movie Database: 6.9/10
Rotten Tomatoes: 55%
Metacritic: 51/100
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Runtime: 98 min
Genre: Comedy
Awards: 3 wins & 2 nominations
Writer: Will Ferrell, Adam McKay, John C. Reilly
Actors: Will Ferrell, John C. Reilly, Mary Steenburgen
Language: English, Spanish
Country: United States
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“Step Brothers” is a comedy film about two middle-aged men, Brennan and Dale, who become stepbrothers when their single parents get married. The movie follows their hilarious and chaotic journey as they struggle to adjust to their new living situation and eventually bond over their shared immaturity and love for music.

Anchorman: The Legend of Ron Burgundy

Anchorman: The Legend of Ron Burgundy
Anchorman: The Legend of Ron Burgundy
Internet Movie Database: 7.1/10
Rotten Tomatoes: 66%
Metacritic: 63/100
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Runtime: 94 min
Genre: Comedy
Awards: 1 win & 13 nominations
Writer: Will Ferrell, Adam McKay
Actors: Will Ferrell, Christina Applegate, Steve Carell
Language: English, French, Spanish
Country: United States
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“Anchorman: The Legend of Ron Burgundy” is a comedy film set in the 1970s, following the egotistical news anchor Ron Burgundy and his news team as they navigate professional and personal challenges in the highly competitive world of broadcast journalism, filled with hilarious and absurd situations.

Tropic Thunder

Tropic Thunder
Tropic Thunder
Internet Movie Database: 7.1/10
Rotten Tomatoes: 82%
Metacritic: 71/100
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Runtime: 107 min
Genre: Action, Comedy, War
Awards: Nominated for 1 Oscar. 10 wins & 47 nominations total
Writer: Justin Theroux, Ben Stiller, Etan Cohen
Actors: Ben Stiller, Jack Black, Robert Downey Jr.
Language: English, Mandarin
Country: United States, United Kingdom, Germany
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“Tropic Thunder” is a satirical action-comedy film about a group of self-absorbed actors who are unknowingly thrust into a real war zone while filming a war movie. As they struggle to survive, they must confront their own egos and stereotypes of Hollywood.

Pineapple Express

Pineapple Express
Pineapple Express
Internet Movie Database: 6.9/10
Metacritic: 64/100
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Runtime: 111 min
Genre: Action, Comedy, Crime
Awards: 2 wins & 15 nominations
Writer: Seth Rogen, Evan Goldberg, Judd Apatow
Actors: Seth Rogen, James Franco, Gary Cole
Language: English, Cantonese, Korean
Country: United States, Russia, North Korea
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“Pineapple Express” is a stoner action-comedy film about a process server and his drug dealer friend who go on the run after witnessing a murder, all while being pursued by a ruthless drug lord and corrupt police officers. The movie combines humor, adventure, and cannabis culture into a wild and hilarious ride.

The Hangover

The Hangover
The Hangover
Internet Movie Database: 7.7/10
Rotten Tomatoes: 79%
Metacritic: 73/100
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Runtime: 100 min
Genre: Comedy
Awards: Nominated for 1 BAFTA Award13 wins & 25 nominations total
Writer: Jon Lucas, Scott Moore
Actors: Zach Galifianakis, Bradley Cooper, Justin Bartha
Language: English
Country: United States, Germany
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“The Hangover” is a comedy film about a group of friends who travel to Las Vegas for a bachelor party, but wake up the next morning with no memory of the previous night and must retrace their steps to find the missing groom before the wedding.

Wedding Crashers

Wedding Crashers
Wedding Crashers
Internet Movie Database: 7.0/10
Rotten Tomatoes: 75%
Metacritic: 64/100
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Runtime: 119 min
Genre: Comedy, Romance
Awards: 11 wins & 11 nominations
Writer: Steve Faber, Bob Fisher
Actors: Owen Wilson, Vince Vaughn, Rachel McAdams
Language: English
Country: United States
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“Wedding Crashers” is a comedy film about two friends who attend weddings uninvited to meet and seduce women, but their plans are disrupted when one of them falls in love with a bridesmaid and they get caught up in a web of lies and unexpected emotions.

Old School

Old School
Old School
Internet Movie Database: 7.0/10
Rotten Tomatoes: 60%
Metacritic: 54/100
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Runtime: 88 min
Genre: Comedy
Awards: 5 nominations
Writer: Court Crandall, Todd Phillips, Scot Armstrong
Actors: Luke Wilson, Vince Vaughn, Will Ferrell
Language: English
Country: United States
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“Old School” is a comedy film about three middle-aged men who start a fraternity and relive their college days, causing chaos and hilarity along the way. They navigate through outrageous parties, pranks, and unexpected challenges while trying to hold onto their newfound youth.

Role Models

Role Models
Role Models
Internet Movie Database: 6.8/10
Rotten Tomatoes: 77%
Metacritic: 61/100
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Runtime: 99 min
Genre: Comedy
Awards: 1 win & 4 nominations
Writer: Timothy Dowling, William Blake Herron, Paul Rudd
Actors: Paul Rudd, Seann William Scott, Elizabeth Banks
Language: English
Country: Germany, United States
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“Role Models” is a comedy film about two energy drink salesmen who are forced to mentor troubled teenagers as part of a community service program, leading to unexpected and hilarious adventures that teach them valuable life lessons about responsibility and friendship.

Neighbors

Neighbors
Neighbors
Internet Movie Database: 6.3/10
Rotten Tomatoes: 73%
Metacritic: 68/100
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Runtime: 97 min
Genre: Comedy
Awards: 7 wins & 11 nominations
Writer: Andrew Jay Cohen, Brendan O'Brien
Actors: Seth Rogen, Rose Byrne, Zac Efron
Language: English, Ukrainian
Country: United States
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The Neighbors movie is a comedy about a couple who find themselves living next door to a rowdy fraternity house, leading to a hilarious and escalating war between the two parties.

The Other Guys

The Other Guys
The Other Guys
Internet Movie Database: 6.6/10
Rotten Tomatoes: 79%
Metacritic: 64/100
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Runtime: 107 min
Genre: Action, Comedy, Crime
Awards: 3 wins & 15 nominations
Writer: Adam McKay, Chris Henchy
Actors: Will Ferrell, Mark Wahlberg, Derek Jeter
Language: English, Ukrainian
Country: United States
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“The Other Guys” is a comedy film that follows two mismatched New York City detectives who get a chance to step out of the shadows and prove themselves when they stumble upon a high-stakes financial crime. As they investigate, they find themselves in hilarious and unexpected situations, challenging their abilities and friendship.

Zoolander

Zoolander
Zoolander
Internet Movie Database: 6.5/10
Rotten Tomatoes: 65%
Metacritic: 61/100
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Runtime: 90 min
Genre: Comedy
Awards: 1 win & 11 nominations
Writer: Drake Sather, Ben Stiller, John Hamburg
Actors: Ben Stiller, Owen Wilson, Christine Taylor
Language: English
Country: Germany, United States, Australia
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The Zoolander movie is a comedy about a dim-witted male model who is brainwashed to assassinate the Prime Minister of Malaysia. It satirizes the fashion industry and features absurd characters and over-the-top fashion shows.

Dodgeball: A True Underdog Story

Dodgeball: A True Underdog Story
Dodgeball: A True Underdog Story
Internet Movie Database: 6.7/10
Rotten Tomatoes: 71%
Metacritic: 55/100
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Runtime: 92 min
Genre: Comedy, Sport
Awards: 2 wins & 9 nominations
Writer: Rawson Marshall Thurber
Actors: Ben Stiller, Christine Taylor, Vince Vaughn
Language: English, German
Country: Germany, United States
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“Dodgeball: A True Underdog Story” is a comedy film about a group of misfits who form a dodgeball team to compete in a high-stakes tournament in order to save their gym from being taken over by a corporate fitness chain.”

Talladega Nights: The Ballad of Ricky Bobby

Talladega Nights: The Ballad of Ricky Bobby
Talladega Nights: The Ballad of Ricky Bobby
Internet Movie Database: 6.6/10
Rotten Tomatoes: 71%
Metacritic: 66/100
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Runtime: 108 min
Genre: Comedy, Sport
Awards: 8 wins & 9 nominations
Writer: Will Ferrell, Adam McKay
Actors: Will Ferrell, John C. Reilly, Sacha Baron Cohen
Language: English, French
Country: United States
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“Talladega Nights: The Ballad of Ricky Bobby” is a comedy film that follows the rise and fall of NASCAR driver Ricky Bobby, who becomes a racing sensation but must confront his own ego and personal demons to regain his success.

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