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Top rated perfunctory movies that are also comedic gold

Check out today’s highest ranked perfunctory and comedic gold movies! Looking for the greatest movies of all times? Here is the list of the best movies that are perfunctory and comedic gold, based on the crowd's interest and popular searches from the country. Maimovie provides context-aware recommendation based on extensive data gathered and analyzed by AI.

Last Update Oct 21 2020

1 Pineapple Express (2008)

A stoner and his dealer are forced to go on the run from the police after the pothead witnesses a cop commit a murder.

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2008-08-06 | Action / Comedy

Cast

Seth Rogen, James Franco

Rating

rating icon 6.6

People's Taste Ranking

  1. Ranked #1 for
    stoner comedy
  2. Ranked #2 for
    half-baked
  3. Ranked #3 for
    laugh out loud

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2 Casa De Mi Padre (2012)

Scheming of a way to save their father's ranch, the Alvarez brothers find themselves in a war with Mexico's most feared drug lord.

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2012-03-15 | Comedy / Western

Cast

Will Ferrell, Gael García Bernal

Rating

rating icon 5.3

People's Taste Ranking

  1. Ranked #2 for
    funnier
  2. Ranked #4 for
    somewhat limited acting
  3. Ranked #7 for
    Barbie-doll like

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3 Death at a Funeral (2007)

A myriad of outrageous calamities befall an eccentric English clan with more than a few skeletons in its closets, when its patriarch dies an unexpected death. Soon, every complication imaginable befall the grief-stricken mourners.

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2007-08-17 | Comedy / Drama

Cast

Matthew Macfadyen, Keeley Hawes

Rating

rating icon 6.9

People's Taste Ranking

  1. Ranked #1 for
    uproarious
  2. Ranked #1 for
    rolling on floor
  3. Ranked #1 for
    hearty laughing

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4 Broadway Danny Rose (1984)

A hapless talent manager named Danny Rose, by helping a client, gets dragged into a love triangle involving the mob. His story is told in flashback, an anecdote shared amongst a group of comedians over lunch at New York's Carnegie Deli. Rose's one-man talent agency represents countless incompetent entertainers, including a one-legged tap dancer, and one slightly talented one: washed-up lounge singer Lou Canova (Nick Apollo Forte), whose career is on the rebound.

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1984-01-27 | Comedy

Cast

Woody Allen, Mia Farrow

Rating

rating icon 7.3

People's Taste Ranking

  1. Ranked #1 for
    comedic effects
  2. Ranked #2 for
    comic effects
  3. Ranked #3 for
    helium voice

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5 Hot Fuzz (2007)

As a former London constable, Nicholas Angel finds it difficult to adapt to his new assignment in the sleepy British village of Sandford. Not only does he miss the excitement of the big city, but he also has a well-meaning oaf for a partner. However, when a series of grisly accidents rocks Sandford, Angel smells something rotten in the idyllic village.

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2007-02-14 | Crime / Action

Cast

Simon Pegg, Nick Frost

Rating

rating icon 7.5

People's Taste Ranking

  1. Ranked #1 for
    chuckle worthy
  2. Ranked #1 for
    genuinely laughing
  3. Ranked #1 for
    plenty of laughs

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6 The Death of Stalin (2017)

When tyrannical dictator Josef Stalin dies in 1953, his parasitic cronies square off in a frantic power struggle to become the next Soviet leader. Among the contenders are the dweebish Georgy Malenkov, the wily Nikita Khrushchev and Lavrenti Beria, the sadistic secret police chief.

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2017-10-20 | Comedy / Drama

Cast

Steve Buscemi, Simon Russell Beale

Rating

rating icon 7.0

People's Taste Ranking

  1. Ranked #1 for
    dark subject
  2. Ranked #1 for
    jesting dialogue
  3. Ranked #1 for
    evil dictator

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7 Shaun of the Dead (2004)

Shaun lives a supremely uneventful life, which revolves around his girlfriend, his mother, and, above all, his local pub. This gentle routine is threatened when the dead return to life and make strenuous attempts to snack on ordinary Londoners.

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2004-04-09 | Horror / Comedy

Cast

Simon Pegg, Kate Ashfield

Rating

rating icon 7.5

People's Taste Ranking

  1. Ranked #1 for
    dead end
  2. Ranked #1 for
    consistently funny
  3. Ranked #1 for
    spaced out character

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8 Monty Python and the Holy Grail (1975)

King Arthur, accompanied by his squire, recruits his Knights of the Round Table, including Sir Bedevere the Wise, Sir Lancelot the Brave, Sir Robin the Not-Quite-So-Brave-As-Sir-Lancelot and Sir Galahad the Pure. On the way, Arthur battles the Black Knight who, despite having had all his limbs chopped off, insists he can still fight. They reach Camelot, but Arthur decides not to enter, as "it is a silly place".

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1975-05-25 | Adventure / Comedy

Cast

Graham Chapman, John Cleese

Rating

rating icon 7.8

People's Taste Ranking

  1. Ranked #1 for
    pure genius
  2. Ranked #1 for
    comic gold
  3. Ranked #1 for
    most quotable

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9 A Mighty Wind (2003)

In "A Mighty Wind", director Christopher Guest reunites the team from "Best In Show" and "Waiting for Guffman" to tell tell the story of 60's-era folk musicians, who inspired by the death of their former manager, get back on the stage for one concert in New York City's Town Hall.

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2003-04-16 | Comedy / Music

Cast

Bob Balaban, Christopher Guest

Rating

rating icon 6.9

People's Taste Ranking

  1. Ranked #1 for
    hugely talented directing
  2. Ranked #1 for
    mockumentary style
  3. Ranked #1 for
    comic highlights

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10 Superbad (2007)

Two co-dependent high school seniors are forced to deal with separation anxiety after their plan to stage a booze-soaked party goes awry.

Info

2007-03-20 | Comedy

Cast

Jonah Hill, Michael Cera

Rating

rating icon 7.1

People's Taste Ranking

  1. Ranked #1 for
    hilarious one liner
  2. Ranked #1 for
    rite of passage
  3. Ranked #1 for
    likable and relatable

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