Top rated wildly improbable movies that are also comically brilliant

Check out today’s highest ranked wildly improbable and comically brilliant movies! Looking for the greatest movies of all times? Here is the list of the best movies that are wildly improbable and comically brilliant, 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 Jun 07 2021

1 Evan Almighty (2007)

Junior congressman Evan Baxter, whose wish is to "change the world" is heard by none other than God. When God appears with the perplexing request to build an ark, Evan is sure he is losing it.

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2007-06-09 | Fantasy / Comedy

Cast

Steve Carell, Morgan Freeman

Rating

rating icon 5.5

People's Taste Ranking

  1. Ranked #1 for
    family-oriented
  2. Ranked #2 for
    biblical proportion
  3. Ranked #2 for
    belly laughing

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2 Date Night (2010)

Phil and Claire Foster fear that their mild-mannered relationship may be falling into a stale rut. During their weekly date night, their dinner reservation leads to their being mistaken for a couple of thieves—and now a number of unsavoury characters want Phil and Claire killed.

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2010-04-08 | Comedy

Cast

Tina Fey, Steve Carell

Rating

rating icon 6.1

People's Taste Ranking

  1. Ranked #1 for
    wildest
  2. Ranked #3 for
    small but pivotal role
  3. Ranked #3 for
    impeccable comic timing

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3 Napoleon Dynamite (2004)

A listless and alienated teenager decides to help his new friend win the class presidency in their small western high school, while he must deal with his bizarre family life back home.

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2004-06-11 | Comedy

Cast

Jon Heder, Haylie Duff

Rating

rating icon 6.8

People's Taste Ranking

  1. Ranked #1 for
    favorite quote
  2. Ranked #2 for
    uncool character
  3. Ranked #2 for
    discernible plot

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4 The Truman Show (1998)

Truman Burbank is the star of The Truman Show, a 24-hour-a-day reality TV show that broadcasts every aspect of his life without his knowledge. His entire life has been an unending soap opera for consumption by the rest of the world. And everyone he knows, including his wife and his best friend is really an actor, paid to be part of his life.

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1998-06-04 | Comedy / Drama

Cast

Jim Carrey, Laura Linney

Rating

rating icon 8.1

People's Taste Ranking

  1. Ranked #1 for
    beyond boundaries
  2. Ranked #1 for
    entertaining and thought-provoking
  3. Ranked #2 for
    ordinary man

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5 Something's Gotta Give (2003)

Harry Sanborn is an aged music industry exec with a fondness for younger women like Marin, his latest trophy girlfriend. Things get a little awkward when Harry suffers a heart attack at the home of Marin's mother, Erica. Left in the care of Erica and his doctor, a love triangle starts to take shape.

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2003-12-12 | Drama / Comedy

Cast

Jack Nicholson, Diane Keaton

Rating

rating icon 6.6

People's Taste Ranking

  1. Ranked #1 for
    young and dashing
  2. Ranked #2 for
    fitting the bill perfectly
  3. Ranked #2 for
    spending the afternoon

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6 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
    loud-mouthed
  2. Ranked #1 for
    sex-starving character
  3. Ranked #2 for
    nerdy

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7 The Life Aquatic with Steve Zissou (2004)

Renowned oceanographer Steve Zissou has sworn vengeance upon the rare shark that devoured a member of his crew. In addition to his regular team, he is joined on his boat by Ned, a man who believes Zissou to be his father, and Jane, a journalist pregnant by a married man. They travel the sea, all too often running into pirates and, perhaps more traumatically, various figures from Zissou's past, including his estranged wife, Eleanor.

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2004-12-10 | Adventure / Comedy

Cast

Bill Murray, Owen Wilson

Rating

rating icon 7.2

People's Taste Ranking

  1. Ranked #1 for
    deadpan humor
  2. Ranked #1 for
    droll dialogue
  3. Ranked #1 for
    straight-faced acting

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8 My Man Godfrey (1936)

Fifth Avenue socialite Irene Bullock needs a "forgotten man" to win a scavenger hunt, and no one is more forgotten than Godfrey Park, who resides in a dump by the East River. Irene hires Godfrey as a servant for her riotously unhinged family, to the chagrin of her spoiled sister, Cornelia, who tries her best to get Godfrey fired. As Irene falls for her new butler, Godfrey turns the tables and teaches the frivolous Bullocks a lesson or two.

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1936-09-02 | Comedy / Romance

Cast

William Powell, Carole Lombard

Rating

rating icon 7.7

People's Taste Ranking

  1. Ranked #1 for
    loopy character
  2. Ranked #1 for
    witty and charming character
  3. Ranked #1 for
    snappy dialogue

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9 Up (2009)

Carl Fredricksen spent his entire life dreaming of exploring the globe and experiencing life to its fullest. But at age 78, life seems to have passed him by, until a twist of fate (and a persistent 8-year old Wilderness Explorer named Russell) gives him a new lease on life.

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2009-05-28 | Animation / Comedy

Cast

Edward Asner, Christopher Plummer

Rating

rating icon 7.9

People's Taste Ranking

  1. Ranked #1 for
    buoyant
  2. Ranked #1 for
    kindred spirit
  3. Ranked #2 for
    heart grabbing

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10 The Royal Tenenbaums (2001)

Royal Tenenbaum and his wife Etheline had three children and then they separated. All three children are extraordinary --- all geniuses. Virtually all memory of the brilliance of the young Tenenbaums was subsequently erased by two decades of betrayal, failure, and disaster. Most of this was generally considered to be their father's fault. "The Royal Tenenbaums" is the story of the family's sudden, unexpected reunion one recent winter.

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2001-10-05 | Comedy / Drama

Cast

Gene Hackman, Anjelica Huston

Rating

rating icon 7.5

People's Taste Ranking

  1. Ranked #1 for
    fully-formed cast
  2. Ranked #2 for
    deadpan humor
  3. Ranked #2 for
    watching thrice

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