the funniest movies/shows you've never seen

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1. Run Ronnie Run (2002)

R | 86 min | Comedy

6.4
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A redneck with an uncanny knack for getting arrested becomes the star of his own reality program.

Director: Troy Miller | Stars: David Cross, Bob Odenkirk, Bruce Taylor, Leon Lamar

Votes: 4,934

very funny movie, always watch it when friends are over and don't know what to view. a must see

2. Wet Hot American Summer (2001)

R | 97 min | Comedy, Romance

6.7
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42 Metascore

Set on the last day of camp, in the hot summer of 1981, a group of counselors try to complete their unfinished business before the day ends.

Director: David Wain | Stars: Janeane Garofalo, David Hyde Pierce, Michael Showalter, Marguerite Moreau

Votes: 45,938 | Gross: $0.29M

a hilarious take on 80's summer camp movies from the brilliant minds behind the state and reno 911!. First time I saw it I thought it was a summer camp movie from the 80's till I realized that all the actors were present day stars. A little dumb and weird in some spots but still very funny.

3. Hot Rod (2007)

PG-13 | 88 min | Comedy

6.7
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43 Metascore

Self-proclaimed stuntman Rod Kimble is preparing for the jump of his life - to clear fifteen buses to raise money for his abusive stepfather Frank's life-saving heart operation.

Director: Akiva Schaffer | Stars: Andy Samberg, Isla Fisher, Ian McShane, Jorma Taccone

Votes: 65,159 | Gross: $13.92M

An under the radar comedy from the lonely Island guys. Consistantly funny throughout

4. The Foot Fist Way (2006)

R | 85 min | Comedy

6.4
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63 Metascore

An inept tae kwon do instructor struggles with marital troubles and an unhealthy obsession with fellow tae kwon do enthusiast Chuck "The Truck" Wallace.

Director: Jody Hill | Stars: Danny McBride, Ben Best, Mary Jane Bostic, Spencer Moreno

Votes: 9,884 | Gross: $0.23M

Early indie film from danny mcbride and his buddies, It's like Kenny Powers from east bound and down but instucting tae kwon do instead of playing baseball

5. The 'Burbs (1989)

PG | 101 min | Comedy, Mystery, Thriller

6.9
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44 Metascore

An overstressed suburbanite and his fellow neighbors are convinced that the new family on the block are part of a murderous Satanic cult.

Director: Joe Dante | Stars: Tom Hanks, Bruce Dern, Carrie Fisher, Corey Feldman

Votes: 56,469 | Gross: $36.60M

One of my all time favorites. An almost hitchcockian comedy about a quaint little cul de sac with some very strange new neighbors.

6. Martin & Orloff (2002)

Not Rated | 87 min | Comedy

6.7
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48 Metascore

This is the story of a marketing man and his shrink. A suicide attempt and a softball game; A PHD-toting stripper and a deranged Desert Storm vet; A giant sparerib costume and the world's ... See full summary »

Director: Lawrence Blume | Stars: Ian Roberts, Matt Walsh, H. Jon Benjamin, Amy Poehler

Votes: 762 | Gross: $0.03M

A dark comedy from the upright citizens brigade, almost a little to weird in some parts but still worth watching

7. Ruthless People (1986)

R | 93 min | Comedy, Crime

6.9
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78 Metascore

A couple, cheated by a vile businessman, kidnap his wife in retaliation, without knowing that their enemy is delighted they did.

Directors: Jim Abrahams, David Zucker, Jerry Zucker | Stars: Bette Midler, Danny DeVito, Judge Reinhold, Helen Slater

Votes: 22,734 | Gross: $71.62M

the quintessential 80's movie. A great story filled with double crossing, Bette Midler rocky style workout montages and lots of laughs

8. Fatal Instinct (1993)

PG-13 | 91 min | Comedy, Crime, Thriller

5.7
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A spoof of the late 80s and early 90s suspense thrillers and murder mysteries, including Basic Instinct, Sleeping With The Enemy, Cape Fear and others. A cop/attorney (yes he's both) is ... See full summary »

Director: Carl Reiner | Stars: Armand Assante, Sherilyn Fenn, Kate Nelligan, Sean Young

Votes: 5,853 | Gross: $7.85M

A naked gun style super spoof on basic intinct and fatal attraction, among others.

9. Mystery Science Theater 3000: The Movie (1996)

PG-13 | 73 min | Comedy, Horror, Sci-Fi

7.4
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Mike Nelson and his robot companions watch and give their comments about This Island Earth (1955).

Director: Jim Mallon | Stars: Trace Beaulieu, Michael J. Nelson, Jim Mallon, Kevin Murphy

Votes: 16,471 | Gross: $1.01M

kind of a selected audience. If you've never seen the show you might not get it. Basically a guy and his two robots riffing on a terrible B movie from the 60's

10. Celtic Pride (1996)

PG-13 | 91 min | Comedy, Sport

5.2
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Two over-loyal Celtic fans kidnap their opponent's star player in order to guarantee their team the championship.

Director: Tom DeCerchio | Stars: Damon Wayans, Daniel Stern, Dan Aykroyd, Gail O'Grady

Votes: 8,752 | Gross: $9.26M

funny movie in which two rabid celtics fans (Daniel Stern amd Dan Akroyd) kidnap the star player (Damon Wayans) of the opposing team in the finals.

11. The Life & Times of Tim (2008–2012)

Animation, Comedy

8.1
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Watch as Tim finds himself in several awkward situations in this HBO cartoon comedy.

Stars: Steve Dildarian, M.J. Otto, Nick Kroll, Matt Johnson

Votes: 5,462

Crude drawings of average guy tim who is always put into hilarious situations. Great writting makes this show awesome

12. Loaded Weapon 1 (1993)

PG-13 | 84 min | Action, Comedy, Crime

6.1
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An LA detective is murdered because she has microfilm with the recipe to make cocaine cookies. A "Lethal Weapon" style cop team tries to find and stop the fiends before they can dope the ... See full summary »

Director: Gene Quintano | Stars: Emilio Estevez, Samuel L. Jackson, Jon Lovitz, Tim Curry

Votes: 39,673 | Gross: $27.98M

Very funny spoof of action films, almost every bit part is a cameo

13. The Venture Bros. (2003– )

TV-MA | 22 min | Animation, Comedy, Sci-Fi

8.6
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The bizarre animated escapades of pseudo-heroic scientist Dr. Rusty Venture, his competent, high strung bodyguard, and his two over-enthusiastic sons.

Stars: Christopher McCulloch, James Urbaniak, Michael Sinterniklaas, Doc Hammer

Votes: 20,275

probabaly the smartest comedy ive ever seen. a take on what super heros and villians do in their private time. ripe with references to other famous cartoons (johnny quest, scooby doo GI joe etc)

14. Arrested Development (2003– )

TV-PG | 489 min | Comedy

8.9
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Level-headed son Michael Bluth takes over family affairs after his father is imprisoned. But the rest of his spoiled, dysfunctional family are making his job unbearable.

Stars: Jason Bateman, Michael Cera, Portia de Rossi, Will Arnett

Votes: 232,767

Far and away the smatest funniest thing to ever be on tv. cancelled after 3 seasons for refusing to dumb down

15. Hot Fuzz (2007)

R | 121 min | Action, Comedy

7.9
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81 Metascore

A skilled London police officer is transferred to a small town that's harbouring a dark secret.

Director: Edgar Wright | Stars: Simon Pegg, Nick Frost, Martin Freeman, Bill Nighy

Votes: 389,692 | Gross: $23.64M

16. The Ten (2007)

R | 96 min | Comedy, Romance

5.0
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50 Metascore

Ten stories, each inspired by one of the ten commandments.

Director: David Wain | Stars: Paul Rudd, Jessica Alba, Winona Ryder, Adam Brody

Votes: 15,671 | Gross: $0.77M

17. Kiss Kiss Bang Bang (2005)

R | 103 min | Comedy, Crime, Mystery

7.6
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72 Metascore

A murder mystery brings together a private eye, a struggling actress, and a thief masquerading as an actor.

Director: Shane Black | Stars: Robert Downey Jr., Val Kilmer, Michelle Monaghan, Corbin Bernsen

Votes: 190,184 | Gross: $4.24M

18. Workaholics (2011–2017)

TV-14 | 22 min | Comedy

8.2
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A single-camera comedy featuring three friends who work together as telemarketers from 9 to 5, and live together from 5 to 9.

Stars: Blake Anderson, Adam Devine, Anders Holm, Maribeth Monroe

Votes: 40,189

19. Art School Confidential (2006)

R | 102 min | Comedy, Drama

6.3
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54 Metascore

Starting from childhood attempts at illustration, the protagonist pursues his true obsession to art school. But as he learns how the art world really works, he finds that he must adapt his vision to the reality that confronts him.

Director: Terry Zwigoff | Stars: Max Minghella, Sophia Myles, John Malkovich, Jim Broadbent

Votes: 15,540 | Gross: $3.30M

20. Extract (2009)

R | 92 min | Comedy, Crime, Romance

6.2
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61 Metascore

Joel, the owner of an extract plant, tries to contend with myriad personal and professional problems, such as his potentially unfaithful wife and employees who want to take advantage of him.

Director: Mike Judge | Stars: Jason Bateman, Kristen Wiig, Ben Affleck, Mila Kunis

Votes: 39,736 | Gross: $10.81M

From mike judge the creator of office space, comes this funny story of a hot con artist (mila kunis) trying to swindle a guy that works at an extract factory owned by jason bateman who lost one of his balls in a freak accident. The story is fuelled by an excellent script and hilarious supporting performances from ben affleck and kristen wiig. check it out.

21. Cedar Rapids (2011)

R | 87 min | Comedy

6.3
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70 Metascore

Tim Lippe has no idea what he's in for when he's sent to Cedar Rapids, Iowa to represent his company at an annual insurance convention, where he soon finds himself under the "guidance" of three convention veterans.

Director: Miguel Arteta | Stars: Ed Helms, John C. Reilly, Anne Heche, Isiah Whitlock Jr.

Votes: 33,862 | Gross: $6.86M

john c reily steals the show

22. Our Idiot Brother (2011)

R | 90 min | Comedy, Drama

6.4
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60 Metascore

A comedy centered on an idealist who barges into the lives of his three sisters.

Director: Jesse Peretz | Stars: Paul Rudd, Elizabeth Banks, Zooey Deschanel, Nick Sullivan

Votes: 78,129 | Gross: $24.81M

23. The King of Comedy (1982)

PG | 109 min | Comedy, Crime, Drama

7.8
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Aspiring comic Rupert Pupkin attempts to achieve success in show business by stalking his idol, a late night talk-show host who craves his own privacy.

Director: Martin Scorsese | Stars: Robert De Niro, Jerry Lewis, Diahnne Abbott, Sandra Bernhard

Votes: 60,267 | Gross: $2.50M

a very weird and creepy and funny scorsese film.

24. Tucker and Dale vs Evil (2010)

R | 89 min | Comedy, Horror

7.6
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65 Metascore

Affable hillbillies Tucker and Dale are on vacation at their dilapidated mountain cabin when they are mistaken for murderers by a group of preppy college students.

Director: Eli Craig | Stars: Tyler Labine, Alan Tudyk, Katrina Bowden, Jesse Moss

Votes: 142,461 | Gross: $0.22M