A genre of film in which the main emphasis is on humor.

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Italian Movie ID?

I'm trying to find a movie that I saw a trailer for in the early 1980's. It was an Italian farce where a politician and his mistress get trapped in a brand new high tech car and can't get out. The ...
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Romantic comedy movie

Chubby man jogging in park, gray sweatshirt and pants, white sweatband on head. Has a watch on that keeps track of his heart rate. While jogging in park, a friend of his is walking next to him, as ...
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Comedy Movie Where Dead Body Keeps Getting Moved

I am trying to identify an old black & white comedy (probably 1940s or so) that primarily takes place in a rich person's house in which a young man (perhaps a reporter) has seen the body of a ...
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Movie about a teenage boy with mind powers?

This movie has been incredibly difficult for me to track down. Google has been ZERO help. OK, I remember watching it around a certain age so I know it was made before 2006 or 2007, and it was a comedy ...
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Comedy where woman attempts to seduce her way out of being kidnapped?

This movie probably came out in the 90's or 00's but no later. It seemed like an a raunchy teen comedy. There's this one specific scene I remember for some reason: a brunette young adult is tied to a ...
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Furry little aliens in family movie

There is a movie I am trying to remember and I'm having trouble. I don't remember much, except for a few details. It was an older movie, around the time of E.T. It was almost like a mix between Ah! ...
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Movie with two brothers and a mouse [closed]

I'm looking for a movie where two brothers want to renovate an old house but they have many funny issues with a mouse that is living there. I think the movie is about 20 - 30 years old but I'm not ...
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Comedy movie starring two male actors and with several completely different subjects

I have seen this movie about 15 years ago (though it's much older than that) and now I can't find it. The movie is a collection of several short movies where two male actors play the roles. They ...
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Laughter in Comedic TV Shows

In many comedy series like Friends and How I Met Your Mother we hear laughter in funny scenes. Where does this sound come from? Is it a recorded sound or is it from real audiences?
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Family living at an underground shelter goes out

I remember the plot of a film that I watched a long time ago, I want to know the name, if someone can help me: During the cold war, a family of one boy and a couple stocked resources enough to live ...
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Comedy designing city in desert

I cant remember the plot correctly, so there may be a few mistakes here. The main character goes with father in law, who owns a big architect firm or construction firm, out into the desert to ...
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What is the name of comedy movie involving God?

I saw a trailer of the movie in which a guy is a God in a city. He irritates people. He has got a lab or something. There is a little girl around 13 or 14 and a woman in the movie. One of the dialogue ...
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Comedy where a guy glues a dog to his hand while hiding in closet

This film is old, might even be from the eighties. The only scene I can remember is that the main male character, who I seem to remember being some sort of detective or PI was in a woman's room when ...
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Movie about a son who asks his father to pretend to be his son for the weekend

In this film, a guy finds out that his wife is pregnant. He he wants to test his abilities to be a father, so he asks his father to pretend he is his son - and here comes the revenge time. I recall ...
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A movie with quotation argument and a literal book of quotations

I only remember a scene of a movie from around 1980s or 1990s, and nothing else. There are a couple of persons arguing by using famous quotations. I believe it was a funny scene and the punch line was ...
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Comedy / musical / western (?) with wandering guys and a horse

I saw this movie about 15 years ago, but i think it's older than that. Made between 1985 and 1995 i'd guess. It was english spoken and the actors where all white as far as I remember. I don't think ...
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What is the first mockumentary style show?

There are a lot of great mockumentary style comedy shows such as The Office, Parks and Recreation, Modern Family, etc. My question is who invented this style? Who was the first to make a show or a ...
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Stupid buddy film with a party and a girl that's really the devil

There was a movie I caught a few minutes of a few weeks back. It was newer, but old enough to be on premium channels. It was a ridiculously stupid horror/comedy about a group of guys that threw a ...
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A wife is resurrected by her witch friend

It's about a woman and a man that are married but the woman's best mate is a female witch. The woman that's married dies and a year after the witch brings her back to life. The witch is normally a ...
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Why are comedies shorter than dramas?

Including commercials, most television sitcoms are about half an hour long, whereas dramas tend to fill an hour-long slot. Though I haven't crunched the numbers myself, I get a feeling that the ...
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Old cavemen comedy movie in style of Mel Brooks

I remember watching this movie some time during the late eighties on VHS from video rental. While it was dubbed in German, I think its original language most likely was either English or Italian (from ...
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Comedy about a red slime monster alien devouring a spaceship's crew

I saw a movie when I was about 5 years old, and the cartoonish antagonist in it became the monster under my bed. Here's what I remember: Saw it in circa 1983, probably on HBO; I don't think it ...
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Comedy Movie with a Jewish Husband and a Black Wife

I want the title of this movie. There was a commercial in a movie "about a new movie that will come to theaters" that says "Nobody can stop them! Jew Husband and Black Wife." Wife will kill everybody ...
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Movie/TV where guys eyes hurt, tear, and burn like crazy while proposing his love to a woman

I'm looking for a movie or possibly a TV show with the following scene in it: One guy gives another guy a little flask with a clear liquid in it and tells him to apply a few drops underneath his eyes ...
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Horror movie about a killer in mental institution, before 2006? [duplicate]

I watched this movie on TV 10 years ago,and it was set in a mental institution. I remember there being a killer, who wore a black cover or nylon and killed people in the mental institution. I also ...
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Who played “camel toe annie” on Conan's show?

Who played "camel toe annie" on Late Night with Conan O'Brien? Some guys on this forum think its Amy Poehler but she barely looks any thing like her in this clip
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Opening scene with a woman who gets her high heels stuck in a grate

This is a tough one. Does anybody remember a comedy back in the 80s (I think) in which, during the opening credits, we see a series of silly, everyday events (nothing to do with the movie's plot) set ...
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Movie where man sleeps with Native American woman and ends up married to her

There's a movie I saw years ago that had a scene where this guy has sex with a Native American woman, walks out of the teepee the next morning, and the whole tribe is standing there cheering because ...
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Man That Acts Like A Dog

*This movie is NOT 'Walk Like A Man' starring Howie Mandel. I watched a movie a while back, I honestly can't even remember what year but most likely 2000-2005 when I saw it. Movie was in English, ...
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Comedy spy movie (probably with Leslie Nielsen)

I remember 3 scenes from a movie which is in the style of Leslie Nielsen's spy-agent comedies. Beginning of the movie - He thinks someone is watching him while he walks down the street. He stops, ...
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“Royal Toilet”, TV movie

I'm hoping someone can provide information on a movie I saw on TV some time ago. I haven't been able to conjure up anything via Google. As I recall: The movie was a comedy called "Royal Toilet", ...
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Comedy where a monster is still alive on a vehicle in the end

I'm looking to determine the name of a movie I saw on TV many years ago. I do not believe that this was made as a TV movie. It was a comedy monster movie where either one or two main characters fight ...
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Help me find this comedy movie about a guy in a wheelchair

My friend said that she watched a very funny movie about a guy who pulled his groin in some type accident and though he is healed after a few weeks, he decides to stay in the wheelchair because by ...
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Barbecue scene in a comedy movie with black actors

I have seen a long time ago a comedy movie with some black actors and I can't find it no matter what. I will try to give a description of a scene I remember as best I can. Barbecue party outside (in ...
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British sitcom at hospital, 3 men in ward + doctor, early 80s

I'm looking for a British sitcom from the early to mid 1980s, set in a hospital. It had at least two - possibly three or more - series/seasons. It's about three men sharing a room/ward - and their ...
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Woman with a bandaged head in a comedy from probably 2004-2011

I think the main character is a young man, maybe in high school. He is visited by his female neighbor who has a bandage on her head. She sits on the couch and the back of her head touches it and when ...
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Dying man's wish is to have sex with his friends' girlfriends

This was likely made in the last 5 years. Comedy-ish. I have only seen the trailer. I believe it concerns a dying man, maybe cancer, who invites a few friends and their girlfriends to cabin so that he ...
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Why do criminals whistle after doing something?

There's an old tradition in cartoons and comedies: criminals (mostly thieves) and bullies often whistle some tunes after doing something bad or when they are likely to be detected by police or guards. ...
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Old movie of newlyweds in haunted hotel

I'm trying to find a movie. It's an old movie, probably around 80's-90's maybe. It's a comedy horror, not scary just the concept of the haunted hotel. I think there are two newlywed couples One ...
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Identify this movie about a book-cover designer meeting a woman writer after their one night stand

A book-cover designer(works with his friend/flatmate on selling book covers) meeting a woman writer after their one night stand (he designed a cover for her book, while not knowing it is her that he ...
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Tall married girl attacked in her home

I don't know what year this came out but I think it was recent. There was a tall girl kinda dark skinned but kinda not. She had a husband in the beginning and then people came and robbed her house ...
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Last Week on THIS.TV; About a CEO or Boss challenged to live in the streets with none of his financial influence?

I saw a brief segment of the movie where the CEO is asking for a room for the night night and the back room is the outlay of cots where homeless pay a fee for a bed. CEO offers the desk clerk ...
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Comedy about American guy that dates French girlfriend and meets her parents

Desperately searching for this comedy. It's recent, probably 2005-2010 period, about American/English guy that has a French girlfriend and goes to Paris to meet the parents. Then finds out how the ...
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What does Bromantic comedy genre mean?

I heard that writing a bromantic comedy is the trendy business in many parts of the world including India. But what is Bromantic?
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Which film or show is this picture of Ben Turpin taken from?

I originally found this picture from a postcard which have signature of Ben Turpin ...
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Comedy involving a contract killer

I once watched a Hollywood movie. A contract killer and a man who was ditched or thrown out by his girlfriend or wife settled in two side by side hotel rooms. The killer is getting ready for his job ...
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Help identifying this American or Canada movie from 90s or 2000s? [closed]

There was a movie from the mid to late 90s or early 2000s about a women who gets pregnant by a sperm donor. She wants to know more about the father and decides to find him. When she does find him I ...
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Sketch comedy about the British class system

Sometime in the 1990s (just maybe the 1980s) I saw one episode of a sketch comedy show that I was not familiar with and it has stuck in my head ever since. The episode was concerned with notion of ...
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Looking for name of a 2010-ish comedy featuring skydiving at a bachelor party.

I am trying to find the name of a movie that I saw a few years back, probably 2010 - 2012 on hbo, showtime or starz. I can only remember bits of information, hoping someone here can recognize it and ...
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Teen movie with a party and a funeral at the same time

Ok, here it goes: group of students are planning to have a party behind the principals back. A funeral of a deceased student is due the same date as the party, therefore the principal believes it's ...