List of the Funniest Movies on Netflix
Laughing one’s heart out is what everyone wants in today’s stressful life. What could be a better option to get an escape from the worries and hard-hitting realities of life than watching some really funny comedy flicks. When it comes to comedies, there is a never-ending list of funny movies to watch. The excitement doubles if you choose Netflix for it. We recommend Netflix movies because this medium not just provides a variety of entertainment but most of all, you do not have to watch commercials during any show. So, without further ado, sift through our list of funniest movies picked from Netflix catalog and choose the one (or two, three, four…) you are going to enjoy this weekend night with friends or family (don’t forget to have your bowl of buttery popcorns).
With best animation, this Disney movie is directed by Byron Howard and Rich Moore. This animated comedy is about an unusual bonding between a red fox and a rabbit police officer living in a modern mammal metropolis. The rabbit cop is investigating about a missing predator and the red fox is helping her in uncovering the conspiracy. [Read here: What you Really Need to know about Sex and the City]
2.Midnight in Paris (2011)
Woody Allen is the director of this situational comedy. Owen Wilson has come up with one of his best performances in this flick. Playing a screen writer of Hollywood, Owen gets sandwiched between past and present. On a trip to Paris with his girlfriend and her conservative parents, he finds the magical secret of Paris. Unhappy with his today, in the midnight in Paris, he accidentally finds himself in the past (1920s). There he gets to meet the famous personalities like F. Scott Fitzgerald, Ernest Hemingway, Cole Porter and Zelda, followed by several hilarious events. The movie keeps the audience glued to their sofas till the end.
3. Dazed and Confused (1993)
It’s a coming-of-age comedy film that revolves around groups of rowdy teenagers who are having some real fun on the last day of their school. The movie is set in 1976, May. The comic elements in the movie are worth your praise.
4. Mean Girls (2004)
As the name suggests, Mean Girls is a story that focuses on the meanness and bitchiness of girls in their high school age. Directed by Mark Waters, this satirical comedy is the story of a rural girl Cady (played by Lindsay Lohan) who travels all the way to American suburbs and struggles every bit to fight for her survival among this mean and artificial society. The mean girls in this flick include— Amanda Seyfried, Tina Fey and Rachel McAdams. It is also available on Netflix in Canada.
5. Seeking a Friend for the End of the World (2012)
There could be nothing romantic or hilarious about the end of the world. But in this movie, the situation seems reverse. An asteroid is about to hit the earth, as everyone is panicked, Dodge (Steve Carell) decides to go find his high school sweetheart before dying. While his sassy neighbor (Keira Knightley) wants to get back to her home in UK to reunite with her family before the apocalypse. Destiny brings them together and they both hit the road together. During this last journey, the two come closer and fall in love. Directed by Lorene Scafaria, the movie has several comedy cameos that make you laugh out loud. These include; Rob Corddry, T.J. Miller, Gillian Jacobs, Patton Oswalt and Amy Schumer.
6. Bee Movie (2007)
Starring Jerry Seinfeld (as a bee), Bee movie has a funny plot revolving around a bee. This bee named Barry B. Benson has recently graduated. While working on farms, the bee comes to know about the fondness of humans for honey and how they have been stealing it from centuries. Finally the bee decides to sue human race for their heinous crimes against bees. Watch the movie to know what happens next.
7. Wet Hot American Summer (2001)
It’s a movie filled with insane humor. You can use all the adjectives like bizarre, insane, absurd and weird to describe the comedy style in the movie. And that humor is the specialty of the movie. Film was not a success at the time of the release but it really picked up later on. Even Netflix brought a prequel series of this movie with the original star cast.
8. Superbad (2007)
Superbad is a modern comedy classic movie. The plot features the teen issues that one has to face at the time of leaving the high school. Movie has great fun elements (and several jokes about penis). As a whole, the movie emphasizes the importance of friends in life.
9. Tangerine (2015)
This uniquely plotted movie deals with a totally different aspect of life i.e. the life of transgenders. The movie revolves around two transgender friends who assist each other in some hard phases of their lives. Though the movie has a very uncommon theme, still it got immense response from the cinema goers.
10. Tucker and Dale VS. Evil (2011)
Directed by Eli Craig, it’s a comedy of errors. The movie revolves around two friends named Tucker and Dale who are on vacation in a remote area. A group of teens residing in the neighbor mistake them for some murderers and there start the funny plus horrifying situations. Those looking for a horror comedy to enjoy with friends, it’s a must-watch.
11. The Addams Family (1991)
We all know the 90’s superhit movie, the Addams Family. Clothed in a horror plot, the movie has its own moments of fun and laughter that people have been loving since years. It is also available on Netflix. So, what are you waiting for?
12. Magic Mike (2012)
Directorial venture of Steven Soderbergh, Magic Mike relates the weird and hilarious life of male strippers. Channing Tatum is playing a stripper in lesser clothes and a muscular body. He guides a new comer, 19 years old Adam about stripping and making money easily.
13. Ferris Bueller’s Day Off (1986)
You are surely gonna love this teen comedy starring Mathew Broderick playing Ferris Bueller. Ferris is a student who keeps on skipping the school by faking different excuses. He not just spends day off from school but he also advises others for doing so. If you too want to learn some techniques, learn it from Ferris. [Read here: The most Anticipated movies of 2017]
Conclusion: This is not the ultimate list. We have only tried to enlist the funniest and the most entertaining movies available on Netflix. We hope you are going to love them all.