Comedy is a genre of film in which the main emphasis is on humour. These films are designed to make the audience laugh through amusement and most often work by exaggerating characteristics for humorous effect. Films in this style traditionally have a happy ending (black comedy being an exception). One of the oldest genres in film, some of the very first silent movies were comedies, as slapstick comedy often relies on visual depictions, without requiring sound. When sound films became more prevalent during the 1920s, comedy films took another swing, as laughter could result from burlesque situations but also dialogue.

Comedy, compared to other film genres, puts much more focus on individual stars, with many former stand-up comics transitioning to the film industry due to their popularity. While many comic films are lighthearted stories with no intent other than to amuse, others contain political or social commentary.

U.S. and foreign films

The English film title, original title, country of origin and production year are listed. Foreign-language films are subtitled in English.

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Daniel de Bruyn | United States | 00:11:11 | 2022 English An energetic young man goes to great lengths to socialize with the misanthropic, identity-concealing co-inhabitants of his world. Cast Zymere Flucas Writer Daniel de Bruyn Producer Daniel de Bruyn WATCH NOW!! Viewing Instructions


Andres L Porras | United States | 00:18:31 | 2022 English Claire finds herself in a cross road after discovering that her lover is dead, not knowing what to do she call her stepdaughter for help, and find out that they both need the help of Clair’s husband. Cast Lupe Fuentes Cambiasso Tomas Decurgez Clara… Read more »

The Thing

Olivier Sadock | France | 00:11:00 | 2022 French Invited to the engagement party of a woman he is in love with, Simon, taken by an uncontrollable impulse, tries to kiss her. Taken with remorse, he meets a strange character in a hotel bar, who will help him solve his love problem. Cast Olivier Sadock… Read more »

Be Careful What You Wish For

Liza Asner | United States | 00:16:55 | 2022 English A Family Thanksgiving Filled With Tsetse Flies, Food Allergies, Second Hand Stores and Language Barriers. Spend Thanksgiving with Ed Asner and his family! Enjoy Ellen’s great pecan pie, a holiday card game, and, ultimately, hilarious dysfunction in the last film completed by Ed Asner before… Read more »

Wicked Plans

Lee Chambers | Canada | 00:05:35 | 2022 Style Dayne, the Pizza Guy from Deadpool stars as a foreign extremist from Amadajiya, who accidentally chooses Halloween to enact a moment of terror. To his surprise, he discovers that North American life and culture is truly special, unique and sweet.


Christopher Shawn Shaw | United States | 00:10:38 | 2022 English While on a virtual first-date during a bizarre electrical storm, Danny and Tiffany’s conversation is interrupted by a hodgepodge of video calls – from the future. Virtual calls will never be the same. Cast Josh Mancuso Kate Flanagan Kayla Bundy Writer Darren Cogan Producers… Read more »

Love Potion

Stephen Wayne | United States | 00:15:00 | 2022 English A 1950’s diner becomes ground zero for a zombie outbreak. When his diner is overrun by the walking dead, Murphy and his staff of misfits must dig deep to find their courage as an unexpected dinner rush becomes a post-apocalyptic battle for survival. Secret recipes… Read more »

Solo Duet

Michael Paul Snider | Canada | 00:04:55 | 2022 English One man plays two brothers playing a piano duet, with hilarious results! Cast Michael Paul Snider Writer Michael Paul Snider Producer Michael Paul Snider


Deb Lacusta | United States | 01:18:00 | 2022 English 1940s Los Angeles. A place where the sun shines too bright, the rain falls too hard, and Jewish detective and caterer Marlowe Phillips gets more than he bargained for as he sets out to solve the case of the missing Fishfeld – coming up against… Read more »


Lisa Channer | United States | 00:15:00 | 2022 A feminist comic short about a four way standoff that goes differently than anyone expected Cast Meghan Kreidler Jon Cole Ryan Colbert Jane Froiland Writer Savannah Reich Producer Matt Anderson WATCH NOW!! Viewing Instructions