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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Waking Up in Crazytown

A man wakes up after a one night stand to discover he’s slept with a crazy woman.

Second Date

“When his date goes wrong, a boy uses his wheelchair to go back in time and fix it.”

Icarus Stops For Breakfast

A Dark Comedy; Sissy and Russell on their first romantic camping trip to the mountains discover they have inadvertently trapped a guardian owl in the back of their pick up truck. A Fairy Tale in which our young lovers meet a magical owl, a Pig and a Donkey at a Diner caught in a time… Read more »

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Writing partners suffer writers block while attempting to write the perfect short for film festival acceptance


After only a few dates, a socially awkward young man decides to confess his feelings to the free spirited object of his affections. Things don’t exactly go as he planned.


After a night of partying with a certain someone, Ella wakes up in a random luxury home which turns out to belong to the infamous Italian mafia boss, Tony Patranelli. Things take a twisted turn when she finds herself in a morbid situation, leading her to meet some of the “goodfellas” along the way. Is… Read more »

At First Sight

An important moment that can be turning point in life, especially when keeping a ring in hand kneeing in front of a woman.

Baby Crabby Pants – 15 Minutes

A 100 year old vaudevillian reality TV star becomes America’s newest sweetheart leading her to seek higher office.

6 Angry Cubans

Newlyweds, Abigail and Chris, head to a family dinner and Abigail quickly finds out that honesty is not always the best policy.


Sybil is quite happy sharing her space in the library with Charlie – until he tries to make conversation.