Everyone needs a good laugh from time to time. There are scientific reasons which prove that good comedy movies can improve health by lifting spirits. There are many reasons why this genre of movies are beneficial to people. Keeping this in mind I have tried to put together the list of 10 good comedy Movies ever. You will find different types of comedies including modern, classic, cult and even foreign comedies in the list below.
The Prince Bride (1987): The story starts as a fairytale told by grandfather to his grandson. The movie shows the story of a man named Westley who attempts to reunite with his love, after being presumed dead. But, his love Buttercup is within the control of Prince Humperdinck. So, Westley seeks the help of Inigo and Fezzik to free her. It is a wonderful comedy movie along with the inclusion of action, fantasy and romance.
Groundhog Day (1993): It is a great comedy movie, which stars Bill Murray as Phil Connors, a misanthropic television weatherman. The story becomes interesting when he goes to cover the Groundhog Day in Pennsylvania. He becomes so shocked when he realizes that he is living same day over and over again. Murray slowly find redemption and makes love interest with Andie McDowell.
The Perfect Crime (2004): It is a story of a department store salesman named Rafael in Spain. The homely Lourdes is only the lady he feels difficult to deal with. The story becomes interesting when a corpse appears in front of them and Rafael feels indebted to Lourdes.
Arsenic and Old Lace (1944): Mortimer Brewster played by Cary Grant is a newlywed who happens to find that his brother and aunts are completely insane. Things between him and his two aunts become more complicated when his brother Jonathan arrives. Jonathan turns out to be psychotic and attempts to kill Mortimer. The film is comedy despite the scenes of crimes committed.
The Kentucky Fried Movie (1977): This movie created by Jerry Zucker, David Zucker and Jim Abrahams features everything from kung-fu to educational flicks. The unusual cast includes George Lazenby, Donald Sutherland, Tony Dow and Bill Bixby. The movie is directed by John Landis, who has also successfully directed comedies such as Three Amigos, Trading Places, and National Lampoon’s Animal House.
The Kid (1921): The Tramp starred by Charlie Chaplin adopts a child and take care of him. The Tramp is willing to do anything when the welfare workers try to separate him from the child. The film is a good combination of social commentary and moments of sadness with laughs. It is a great movie to experience the magic of Charlie Chaplin.
Euro Trip (2004): Scotty Thomas, a high school graduate becomes very excited when he happens to know his long time friend has turned to a beautiful girl. With a view to make things rights with her he travels off to Germany. Three other friends also join the adventure with him.