Top 10 Comedy Movies In 2015

One of the oldest film genres were comedies, as slapstick comedy often relies on visual depictions  without requiring sound. Comedy movies are designed to make the audience laugh through amusement by sharing some funny stories and humorous effects. Also, compare to other genres, comedy films puts much more focus on individual stars and characters.

Some of the latest funny movies contain political or social commentary, while many comedies are lighthearted stories with no intent other than to amuse. Mostly all of them have a happy ending.

At the end, everyone loves a good laugh, but which are the best and funniest film stories from the last year?

Here is our choice of top 10 comedy movies in 2015:

 

The Intern

70-year-old widower Ben Whittaker has discovered that retirement isn’t all it’s cracked up to be. Seizing an opportunity to get back in the game, he becomes a senior intern at an online fashion site, founded and run by Jules Ostin.

Director: Nancy Meyers

Writer: Nancy Meyers

Stars: Robert De Niro, Anne Hathaway, Rene Russo 

Top 10 Comedy Movies In 2015

Top 10 Comedy Movies In 2015

 

Goosebumps

A teenager teams up with the daughter of young adult horror author R. L. Stine after the writer’s imaginary demons are set free on the town of Madison, Delaware.

Director:  Rob Letterman

Writers: Darren Lemke (screenplay), Scott Alexander (story) | 

Stars: Jack Black, Dylan Minnette, Odeya Rush

Top 10 Comedy Movies In 2015

Top 10 Comedy Movies In 2015

 

Dope

Life changes for Malcolm, a geek who’s surviving life in a tough neighborhood, after a chance invitation to an underground party leads him and his friends into a Los Angeles adventure.

Director: Rick Famuyiwa

Writer: Rick Famuyiwa

Stars: Shameik Moore, Tony Revolori, Kiersey Clemons 

Top 10 Comedy Movies In 2015

Top 10 Comedy Movies In 2015

 

Demolition

A successful investment banker struggles after losing his wife in a tragic car crash.

Director: Jean-Marc Vallée

Writer: Bryan Sipe (screenplay)

Stars: Jake Gyllenhaal, Naomi Watts, Heather Lind 

Top 10 Comedy Movies In 2015

Top 10 Comedy Movies In 2015

 

Spy

A desk-bound CIA analyst volunteers to go undercover to infiltrate the world of a deadly arms dealer, and prevent diabolical global disaster.

Director: Paul Feig

Writer: Paul Feig

Stars: Melissa McCarthy, Rose Byrne, Jude Law 

Top 10 Comedy Movies In 2015

Top 10 Comedy Movies In 2015

 

The Lobster 

In a dystopian near future, single people, according to the laws of The City, are taken to The Hotel, where they are obliged to find a romantic partner in forty-five days or are transformed into beasts and sent off into The Woods.

Director: Yorgos Lanthimos

Writers: Yorgos Lanthimos, Efthymis Filippou

Stars: Jacqueline Abrahams, Roger Ashton-Griffiths, Jessica Barden 

Top 10 Comedy Movies In 2015

Top 10 Comedy Movies In 2015

 

Anomalisa

A man crippled by the mundanity of his life experiences something out of the ordinary.

Directors: Duke Johnson, Charlie Kaufman

Writers: Charlie Kaufman, Charlie Kaufman 

Stars: David Thewlis, Jennifer Jason Leigh, Tom Noonan

Top 10 Comedy Movies In 2015

Top 10 Comedy Movies In 2015

 

Youth

A retired orchestra conductor is on holiday with his daughter and his film director best friend in the Alps when he receives an invitation from Queen Elizabeth II to perform for Prince Philip’s birthday.

Director: Paolo Sorrentino

Writer: Paolo Sorrentino

Stars: Michael Caine, Harvey Keitel, Rachel Weisz

Top 10 Comedy Movies In 2015

Top 10 Comedy Movies In 2015

 

The Man from U.N.C.L.E.

In the early 1960s, CIA agent Napoleon Solo and KGB operative Illya Kuryakin participate in a joint mission against a mysterious criminal organization, which is working to proliferate nuclear weapons.

Director: Guy Ritchie

Writers: Guy Ritchie (screenplay), Lionel Wigram (screenplay)

Stars: Henry Cavill, Armie Hammer, Alicia Vikander

Top 10 Comedy Movies In 2015

Top 10 Comedy Movies In 2015

 

 Inside Out

After young Riley is uprooted from her Midwest life and moved to San Francisco, her emotions – Joy, Fear, Anger, Disgust and Sadness – conflict on how best to navigate a new city, house, and school.

Directors: Pete Docter, Ronnie Del Carmen

Writers: Pete Docter (original story by), Ronnie Del Carmen (original story by)

Stars: Lewis Black, Bill Hader, Amy Poehler

Top 10 Comedy Movies In 2015

Top 10 Comedy Movies In 2015

 

So, how many of those have you seen and which one is your personal favorite ?

Top 10 Comedy Movies In 2015

Top 10 Comedy Movies In 2015

 

 Source: imdb.com

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