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Posted: 11 December 2009 at 22:27 | IP Logged Quote Mark Ringer

Must of been done on here before, but I just looked at an American top fifty and Life Of Brian wasn't even mentioned !!

So what's your top funny films?

My top ten would be:

Life Of Brian

The Holy Grail

The Blues Brothers

The Princess Bride

Harold And Maude

The Pink Panther Strikes Again

The Meaning Of Life

The Plank

Airplane

Man With Two Brains

 

 

 

 

 

 



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Posted: 18 December 2009 at 10:29 | IP Logged Quote uklam102

life of brian

airplane

spinal tap

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Posted: 18 December 2009 at 14:25 | IP Logged Quote blip

I agree the Python collection is a must.

 

The classic PLANK is great! And I've got both versions, equally as good as each other.

 

But how could we leave out THE JERK and STIR CRAZY?

Or even WITHNAIL AND I for that darker edged humour.

Also if FAMILY GUY ever make a movie, it's likely to top them all.

[edited to include Jerk & Plank]



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Posted: 19 December 2009 at 12:03 | IP Logged Quote Mark Ringer

The AFI top 50 listing didn't mention many very funny films, check it out online.

It's surprising what rubbish the institute had in their list and what they missed out.

The Gods Must Be Crazy wasn't mentioned either and that would have to be in my top fifty.

 



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Baby's day out makes me laugh my head off.

I also like Bud Spencer & Terence Heath
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Posted: 17 January 2010 at 21:23 | IP Logged Quote wainwright

Blazing Saddles does it for me, but I must admit to liking some really, really terrible 80's comedies from my childhood

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