Greatest Comedy Movies of All Time

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421 Sanjuro

Easily Akira Kurosawa's most laid back and relaxed movie, this one follows nine young samurai and their smarter but lazy older mentor, the ronin with no name himself, trying to settle a conflict in a town after the nine accidentally trust the wrong person.The title character is the same one from Yojimbo, and he spends most of the time just sleeping around while dispensing wise advice to these young idiots, and participating in the occasional fight. When he does fight, he is fierce and ferocious, but then again, he's played by the superbly athletic Toshiro Mifune.The movie has a lot of depth to it, and a strong anti-violence message which, while not so subtle, does provide some surprising character development in our ruthless hero, who tries desperately to stay his hand throughout.That said, it is a very good-natured movie with some really funny moments in it. The part that made me laugh was the nine idiots jumping up and down and cheering, before realising their enemies are right next ...more

422 Where the Buffalo Roam
423 All of Me
424 Sleeper
425 A Funny Thing Happened On The Way To The Forum
426 And Justice For All
427 Tootsie
428 Manhattan

Another great classic

429 Cat Ballou
430 The Terminal V 1 Comment
431 CJ7
432 And Now for Something Completely Different V 1 Comment
433 The Happening
434 Cool Cat Saves the Kids V 1 Comment
435 Heaven Can Wait (1943)
436 Bagdad Cafe
437 Sugar Baby
438 One, Two, Three
439 Happy Feet
440 24 Hour Party People
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