What are some good old school comedy movies?

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  • 1 decade ago
    Favorite Answer

    Fast Times At Ridgemont High


    National Lampoon's Vacation

    Arthur (Dudley Moore)

    Pee Wee's Big Adventure

    Back to the Future

    Beverly Hills Cop

    Plane's, Trains and Automobiles

    The Blues Brothers

    Trading Places

    Weird Science

    Ferris Bueller's Day Off


    History of the World Part I

    Annie Hall


    (Some of the Wood Allen movies are great).

    The Pink Panther (Peter Sellers)

    Oh, God! (George Burns...A comedy with a purpose and great story).

    Car Wash (Richard Pryor)

    Friday (A little newer but still old school)


    Harlem Nights

    48 Hours (Eddie Murphy)

    I also agree that you can't leave the classics like: Airplane, Caddyshack, and Meatballs of the list.

    However, don't forget The Breakfast Club and Bill and Ted's Excellent Adventure.

    Damn, that sucks that "Jaz Iz Me" had a growing list of movie suggestions since I last posted. A few of which include titles that I posted which were not originally listed by him. To me, this is not so much about the points as it is about the integrity and ability to post my own original thoughts/ideas without "assistance." Although I admit the points make it fun, but only when I post original thoughts and don't copy.

  • Anonymous
    1 decade ago

    Back to School


    Brewster's Millions

    The Toy

    Coming to America

    The Man With Two Brains

    The Jerk

    Young Frankenstein

    Johnny Dangerously

    Captain Ron


    Planes, Trains, and Automobiles

    The Princess Bride

    Groundhog Day

    Strange Brew

    Top Secret!

    Weekend at Bernie's

    Wierd Science


  • Anonymous
    1 decade ago

    Animal House

    Fast Times at Ridgemont High

    Stir Crazy

    Revenge of the Nerds

    (gotta agree with the Mel Brooks movies ...

    Blazing Saddles

    Young Frankenstein

    Spaceballs (not as old)

  • Anonymous
    1 decade ago

    The best are the ROMCOMS like

    Ferris Bueller's Day Off ( Matthew Broderick ) 1986

    Pretty in Pink ( Molly Ringwald ) 1986

    Secret of my Success 1987 MJ Fox

    Police Academy

    Caddy Shack


    Blazing Saddles


    Back to the Future



    The breakfast club ( Molly Ringwald )

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  • Depending on your type of humour...

    Pretty much every Mel Brooks' movie is hilarious (but you gotta love that kind of humour).


    Caddy Shack

    All Monty Python movies (you have to understand British comedy to like these)

    The Great Outdoors

    it's very late right now, so my mind can't think as fast as I would like it to.

    But definitely Mel Brooks' movies.

  • Anonymous
    1 decade ago

    Billcosby/as himself

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