10 Classics You Must Watch

From Ghostbusters to Baby’s Day Out - these films are nothing if not immensely entertaining
10 Classics You Must Watch
10 Classics You Must Watch

Who doesn't love a good laugh? These comedy movies are timeless stories that have been enjoyed by generations. They have the ability to transport us to a world of fun and laughter, helping us forget our worries and giving us a much-needed break from our daily routines. These are the best comedy movies perfect for any mood or occasion. They’re sure to light up your day.

1. The Hangover (2009)

One of the most iconic comedies of the 21st century, The Hangover is a must-watch for fans of raunchy humor and outrageous antics. The film follows a group of friends who travel to Las Vegas for a bachelor party, only to wake up the next morning with no memory of the previous night's events. Oh and the groom’s now missing. Starring Bradley Cooper, Ed Helms, and Zach Galifianakis, the film is a perfect example of the "bromance" genre that has become increasingly popular in recent years.

2. Tag (2018)

Tag is a comedy film based on a true story about a group of friends who have kept a game of tag going for 30 years. The film stars Ed Helms, Jake Johnson, Jon Hamm, and Jeremy Renner. The film was directed by Jeff Tomsic and received mostly positive reviews for its humor and heartwarming story.

Jeremy Renner as Jerry Pierce in Tag (2018)
Jeremy Renner as Jerry Pierce in Tag (2018)

3. Grown Ups (2010)

Grown Ups is a comedy film about a group of childhood friends who reunite 30 years later for a Fourth of July weekend. The film stars Adam Sandler, Kevin James, Chris Rock, and David Spade. The film was directed by Dennis Dugan and was a commercial success despite receiving mixed reviews.

4. Dumb and Dumber (1994)

The ultimate buddy comedy, Dumb and Dumber stars Jim Carrey and Jeff Daniels as two dimwitted friends who embark on a cross-country road trip to return a lost suitcase full of money. With its absurd slapstick humor and non-stop gags, the film is a perfect example of Carrey's comedic genius and remains a beloved classic to this day.

5. 21 Jump Street (2012)

One of the newer comedy classics, 21 Jump Street features Jonah Hill and Channing Tatum as undercover cops who go back to high school to bust a drug ring. Their comedic chemistry and self-aware humor make this action-comedy movie a must-see for anyone who loves a good laugh and a well-executed parody.

6. We're the Millers (2013)

Starring Jason Sudeikis and Jennifer Aniston, We're the Millers is a comedy about a small-time drug dealer who hires a fake family to help him smuggle drugs across the Mexican border. With a great cast and plenty of laughs, We're the Millers is a hilarious romp that will keep you entertained from start to finish.

7. Baby's Day Out (1994)

Baby's Day Out is a classic family movie that tells the story of Baby Bink, a wealthy baby who is kidnapped by three inept criminals. Directed by Patrick Read Johnson, the movie is a must-watch for its adorable protagonist, hilarious situations, and heartwarming ending.

Worton Twin as Baby Bink in Baby's Day Out
Worton Twin as Baby Bink in Baby's Day Out

8. Ghostbusters (1984)

A supernatural comedy about a group of misfit scientists who start a business to catch ghosts, Ghostbusters is a cultural phenomenon that has spawned countless sequels, spinoffs, and merchandise. Starring Bill Murray, Dan Aykroyd, and Harold Ramis, the film is a perfect blend of horror, humor, and heart.

9. Bridesmaids (2011)

A modern classic, Bridesmaids is a raunchy comedy that follows a group of bridesmaids as they prepare for their friend's wedding. Starring Kristen Wiig, Maya Rudolph, and Melissa McCarthy, the film is a hilarious exploration of female friendships and the pre-wedding madness that can ensue.

10. The 40-Year-Old Virgin (2005)

40 Year Old Virgin is a comedy about a middle-aged man named Andy who has never “done it”. His co-workers find out his secret and make it their mission to help him lose his virginity. The film, which was co-written by Steve Carell, has become a cult classic and is often cited as one of the best comedies of the 2000s. It helped launch the careers of several actors, including Steve Carell and Seth Rogen. The film also helped establish Judd Apatow as a major force in the comedy genre.

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