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1. The Birdcage (1996)

R | 117 min | Comedy

7.1
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72 Metascore

A gay cabaret owner and his drag queen companion agree to put up a false straight front so that their son can introduce them to his fiancée's right-wing moralistic parents.

Director: Mike Nichols | Stars: Robin Williams, Nathan Lane, Gene Hackman, Dianne Wiest

Votes: 88,773 | Gross: $124.06M

2. Dinner for Schmucks (2010)

PG-13 | 114 min | Comedy

5.9
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56 Metascore

After he finds out that his work superiors host a dinner celebrating the idiocy of their special guests, a rising executive questions the merits of his invitation just as he befriends a man who would be the perfect guest.

Director: Jay Roach | Stars: Steve Carell, Paul Rudd, Stephanie Szostak, Zach Galifianakis

Votes: 106,136 | Gross: $73.03M

3. Oscar (1991)

PG | 109 min | Comedy, Crime

6.5
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47 Metascore

A gangster attempts to keep the promise he made to his dying father: that he would give up his life of crime and "go straight".

Director: John Landis | Stars: Sylvester Stallone, Ornella Muti, Peter Riegert, Chazz Palminteri

Votes: 32,019 | Gross: $23.56M

4. Toc Toc (2017)

TV-MA | 90 min | Comedy

6.8
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The adventures and misadventures of a group of patients with OCD appointed at the same time.

Director: Vicente Villanueva | Stars: Paco León, Alexandra Jiménez, Rossy de Palma, Nuria Herrero

Votes: 18,804

5. Mixed Nuts (1994)

PG-13 | 97 min | Comedy, Drama

5.4
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14 Metascore

The events focus around a crisis hotline business on one crazy night during the Christmas holidays.

Director: Nora Ephron | Stars: Steve Martin, Madeline Kahn, Robert Klein, Anthony LaPaglia

Votes: 11,912 | Gross: $6.80M

6. La Cage aux Folles (1978)

R | 97 min | Comedy

7.2
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61 Metascore

The manager of a Saint-Tropez nightclub featuring drag entertainment, and his star attraction, are a gay couple. Madness ensues when his straight son brings home a fiancée and her ultra-conservative parents to meet them.

Director: Édouard Molinaro | Stars: Ugo Tognazzi, Michel Serrault, Claire Maurier, Rémi Laurent

Votes: 10,842 | Gross: $20.42M

7. Buddy Buddy (1981)

R | 96 min | Comedy

6.5
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During a high profile Mafia testimony case in California's Riverside County, a hired killer checks into a hotel room near the courthouse, while his depressed next-door neighbor wants to commit suicide due to marital problems.

Director: Billy Wilder | Stars: Jack Lemmon, Walter Matthau, Paula Prentiss, Klaus Kinski

Votes: 4,795 | Gross: $7.26M

8. The Big Bad Fox and Other Tales (2017)

G | 83 min | Animation, Adventure, Comedy

7.4
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73 Metascore

Whoever thinks that the countryside is calm and peaceful is mistaken. In it we find especially agitated animals, a Fox that thinks it's a chicken, a Rabbit that acts like a stork, and a Duck who wants to replace Father Christmas. If you want to take a vacation, keep driving past this place.

Directors: Patrick Imbert, Benjamin Renner | Stars: Guillaume Darnault, Damien Witecka, Kamel Abdessadok, Antoine Schoumsky

Votes: 3,049 | Gross: $0.04M

9. Dracula and Son (1976)

PG | 96 min | Comedy, Horror

5.4
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Son grows up with father, leaves to go to big city in 1979. Father follows and tries to survive as a vampire in a modern world. Son finds girl, decides not to be a vampire anymore. Great ending!

Director: Édouard Molinaro | Stars: Christopher Lee, Bernard Menez, Marie-Hélène Breillat, Catherine Breillat

Votes: 628

10. L'école est finie (2018)

87 min | Comedy

5.1
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Agathe Langlois, Parisian, has everything to be happy and she has just been established as an English teacher. But when she learns that she is transferred hundreds of kilometers from her home, in the countryside, it is the cold shower

Director: Anne Depétrini | Stars: Bérengère Krief, Grégory Fitoussi, Marilou Berry, Anne Depétrini

Votes: 397

11. Hibernatus (1969)

G | 82 min | Comedy, Fantasy, Sci-Fi

6.6
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A rich businessman faces a quite weird problem - his wife's grandfather has been revived thanks to science. But he is not aware that many decades have passed.

Director: Édouard Molinaro | Stars: Louis de Funès, Michael Lonsdale, Claude Gensac, Bernard Alane

Votes: 5,879

12. The Cabbage Soup (1981)

98 min | Comedy, Drama, Sci-Fi

6.5
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2 buddy farmers are visited by aliens who like their domestic cabbage soup.

Director: Jean Girault | Stars: Louis de Funès, Jean Carmet, Jacques Villeret, Claude Gensac

Votes: 8,478

13. Oscar (1967)

G | 85 min | Comedy

7.5
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Neurotic businessman must find the right man for his pregnant daughter. In fact, it is little bit complicated.

Director: Édouard Molinaro | Stars: Louis de Funès, Claude Rich, Mario David, Germaine Delbat

Votes: 6,722

14. Agent 38-24-36 (1964)

110 min | Comedy

5.5
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A Russian spy is supposed by the British Secret Service to steal some faked orders, but he is to stupid to succeed. His girlfriend tries to help him, but it seems he is to foolish to succeed.

Director: Édouard Molinaro | Stars: Brigitte Bardot, Anthony Perkins, Grégoire Aslan, Jean-Marc Tennberg

Votes: 382

15. A Pain in the Ass (1973)

PG | 85 min | Comedy

7.1
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Ralf Milan, a hitman, arrives in Montpellier to kill an important witness. He checks in a hotel without knowing that his neighbour has become neurotic after his wife left him.

Director: Édouard Molinaro | Stars: Lino Ventura, Jacques Brel, Caroline Cellier, Jean-Pierre Darras

Votes: 3,207

16. Elle boit pas, elle fume pas, elle drague pas, mais... elle cause! (1970)

80 min | Comedy, Crime

6.3
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Housemaid Georgette (Girardot) loves to gossip and this causes major trouble to people around her.

Director: Michel Audiard | Stars: Annie Girardot, Bernard Blier, Mireille Darc, Jean Le Poulain

Votes: 529

17. Serial Teachers (2013)

88 min | Comedy

5.1
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The worst teachers are recruited to save the worst school in France from shutting down.

Director: Pierre-François Martin-Laval | Stars: Christian Clavier, Isabelle Nanty, Pierre-François Martin-Laval, Kev Adams

Votes: 3,615

18. Carom Shots (1963)

88 min | Comedy, Crime

6.1
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The story takes place in a luxury building of about ten floors where the "321" agency has its headquarters. The company watches over the holidays of its customers.

Director: Marcel Bluwal | Stars: Louis de Funès, Jean-Claude Brialy, Michel Serrault, Sophie Daumier

Votes: 840

19. Incorrigible (1975)

100 min | Comedy

6.5
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Victor Vautier is incorrigible: he's in constant motion, working several cons at once, using different names and changing disguises. He's charming and outrageous, incapable of uttering a ... See full summary »

Director: Philippe de Broca | Stars: Jean-Paul Belmondo, Geneviève Bujold, Julien Guiomar, Charles Gérard

Votes: 1,632

20. A Pain in the Ass (2008)

86 min | Comedy

5.3
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An unlikely friendship develops between a hitman and a suicidal guy who have both checked into the same hotel for different reasons.

Director: Francis Veber | Stars: Richard Berry, Patrick Timsit, Pascal Elbé, Laurent Paolini

Votes: 957

21. Dear Inspector (1977)

PG | 105 min | Action, Comedy, Thriller

6.7
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Romance in the prime of life. When Lise's car bumps Antoine's bike, they recognize each other from a brief fling 20 years before while at the Sorbonne. He's now a professor of Greek; she's ... See full summary »

Director: Philippe de Broca | Stars: Annie Girardot, Philippe Noiret, Catherine Alric, Hubert Deschamps

Votes: 948

22. Duos sur canapé (1979)

85 min | Comedy

4.3
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Bernard, a lawyer, and Jacqueline, a dentist, married for many years, each have their own home office. This becomes problematic when they decide to divorce and neither of them wants to move their practice.

Director: Marc Camoletti | Stars: Jean Lefebvre, Michel Galabru, Bernard Menez, Marina Vlady

Votes: 83

23. Deipno ilithion (2017 TV Movie)

Comedy

6.2
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Director: Markos Seferlis | Stars: Markos Seferlis, Giorgos Petroheilos, Giannis Kapetanios, Savvas Tasiou

Votes: 28

24. Clérambard (1969)

94 min | Comedy, Fantasy

6.1
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Was it a miracle? Or was it some kind of bad joke?

Director: Yves Robert | Stars: Philippe Noiret, Dany Carrel, Gérard Lartigau, Claude Piéplu

Votes: 184

25. Relaxe-toi chérie (1964)

85 min | Comedy

4.3
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Hélène and François have been a perfect couple for twelve years. Hélène discovers psychoanalysis with Doctor Kougloff. She is convinced that her husband's apparent balance hides horrible tragedies.

Director: Jean Boyer | Stars: Fernandel, Jean-Pierre Marielle, Jean Lefebvre, Maurice Chevit

Votes: 59

26. Christian (1939)

95 min | Comedy, Romance

7.8
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Alois Novák (Oldrich Nový), a minor clerk in a travel agency and the husband of a dowdy housewife Marenka (Natasa Gollová), lives a run-of-the-mill, dull life. In his soul, however, there ... See full summary »

Director: Martin Fric | Stars: Oldrich Nový, Natasa Gollová, Raoul Schránil, Bedrich Veverka

Votes: 419

27. The Creation of the World (1958)

83 min | Animation, Comedy, Family

7.1
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A comedy about the creation of the universe in six days, with the devil messing around and contributing in his own way.

Director: Eduard Hofman | Stars: François Périer, Georges Aminel, Martine Sarcey, André Vessières

Votes: 369

28. Král Ubu (1996)

88 min | Comedy, Drama

6.3
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Cinematographer F.A. Brabec's directorial debut adapts Alfred Jarry's absurd drama in a manner emphasizing artistic stylization. With the help of a legendary screenwriter Milos Macourek and... See full summary »

Director: F.A. Brabec | Stars: Marián Labuda, Lucie Bílá, Karel Roden, Ivan Zachariás

Votes: 141

29. Lakomec (2003 TV Movie)

100 min | Comedy

7.6
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Director: Zdenek Zelenka | Stars: Viktor Preiss, Jirina Bohdalová, Filip Blazek, Andrea Elsnerová

Votes: 30

30. Monsieur Papa (1977)

105 min | Comedy

5.6
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A father is raising his ten-year-old son on his own. The two get along very well until the arrival of a new companion in the father's life.

Director: Philippe Monnier | Stars: Claude Brasseur, Nathalie Baye, Nicolas Reboul, Daniel Auteuil

Votes: 65

31. Ostrov Tulipatan (1960 TV Movie)

65 min | Comedy

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Director: Jirí Nesvadba | Stars: Nina Bártu, Stanislav Fiser, Hana Houbová, Milos Kopecký

32. Lakomec (2020 TV Movie)

146 min | Comedy

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Directors: Stanislav Mosa, Petr Soukup | Stars: Bolek Polívka, Alena Antalová, Patrik Borecký, Michal Isteník

33. Call Me Mathilde (1969)

100 min | Comedy

5.7
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Gangsters kidnap the wife of an important financier. But this one, is not as calm as one might have thought.

Director: Pierre Mondy | Stars: Jacqueline Maillan, Robert Hirsch, Michel Serrault, Guy Bedos

Votes: 62

34. Le placard (2015 TV Movie)

125 min | Comedy

6.1
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Director: Dominique Thiel | Stars: Elie Semoun, Laurent Gamelon, Philippe Magnan, Zoé Félix

Votes: 20

35. The Murderer Knows the Score (1963)

80 min | Comedy, Crime

6.6
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Lionel Fribourg, a great composer (at least that's what HE thinks) has a problem with his noisy environment: he can't complete his unfinished symphony. Of course there is a market for ... See full summary »

Director: Pierre Chenal | Stars: Maria Schell, Paul Meurisse, Sylvie Bréal, Yvonne Clech

Votes: 92

36. Straw Hat (1972)

88 min | Comedy

7.4
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Fadinard is on the way to his wedding when his horse picks up and eats a straw hat. The owner of the hat is a married woman who, at the time, is in the embrace of a French officer, ... See full summary »

Director: Oldrich Lipský | Stars: Milos Kopecký, Iva Janzurová, Vladimír Mensík, Stella Zázvorková

Votes: 133

37. Cher trésor (2014 TV Movie)

100 min | Comedy

6.2
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Stars: Gérard Jugnot, Alexandra Vandernoot, Michèle Garcia, Eric Le Roch

Votes: 13

38. Hodiny od Fourniera (1995 TV Movie)

Comedy

4.0
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Director: Jirí Chlumský | Stars: Oldrich Kaiser, Vilma Cibulková, Karel Roden, Jitka Asterová

Votes: 8

39. Blboun (2001 TV Movie)

150 min | Comedy, Musical

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Director: Juraj Herz | Stars: Eliska Balzerová, Tereza Bebarová, Otakar Brousek, Ctirad Götz

40. Hlava Medúzy (1999 TV Movie)

110 min | Comedy

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Directors: Ales Kisil, Milan Lasica | Stars: Martin Janous, Miroslav Korínek, Jaroslava Kretschmerová, Jirí Lábus

41. Idiotka (1977 TV Movie)

77 min | Comedy, Crime

6.4
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Director: Jaroslav Novotný | Stars: Josef Bek, Jirina Bohdalová, Bohumila Dolejsová, Kveta Fialová

Votes: 11

42. Kocár nejsvetejsí svátosti (1962 TV Movie)

61 min | Comedy

7.9
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Director: Frantisek Filip | Stars: Jan Werich, Jaroslava Adamová, Milos Kopecký, Otomar Krejca

Votes: 55

43. Brouk v hlave (2016 TV Movie)

150 min | Comedy

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Directors: Jirí Menzel, Roman Prorok | Stars: Jirí Capka, Andrea Cerná, Andrea Elsnerová, Petra Hobzová

44. Lakomec (1978 TV Movie)

93 min | Comedy

6.7
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Director: Antonín Dvorák | Stars: Frantisek Filipovský, Viktor Preiss, Marta Hrachovinová, Marcel Vasinka

Votes: 20

45. S láskou nejsou zádné zerty (1969 TV Movie)

90 min | Comedy

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Directors: Karel Palous, Anna Procházková | Stars: Zdenka Cerná, Ivanka Devátá, Jana Dítetová, Frantisek Horák

46. Osamelost fotbalového brankáre (1986 TV Movie)

78 min | Comedy, Drama

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Directors: Viktor Polesný, Evald Schorm | Star: Pavel Zednícek

47. Dámský krejcí (2012 TV Movie)

100 min | Comedy

6.3
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Directors: Jan Brichcín, Martin Cicvák | Stars: Ondrej Sokol, Mahulena Bocanová, Jana Brezková, Dana Cerná

Votes: 9

48. Brouk v hlave (1998 TV Movie)

180 min | Comedy

5.2
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Director: Gustav Skála | Stars: Jirí Dvorák, Zdena Herfortová, Zdenek Junák, Josef Jurásek

Votes: 11

49. Zázrak svatého Antonína (1964 TV Movie)

51 min | Comedy

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Director: E.M. Bergerová | Stars: Jan Libícek, Dana Medrická, Milos Nedbal, Ladislav Pesek

50. Wann heiraten Sie meine Frau? (1978 TV Movie)

Comedy

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Director: Joachim Preen | Stars: Agnes Dünneisen, Andrea L'Arronge, Brigitte Mira, Brigitte Janner



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