What's your favorite funny movie??

Discussion in 'Fibromyalgia Main Forum' started by foggyfroggy, Nov 5, 2006.

  1. foggyfroggy

    foggyfroggy Guest

    Ok, we're going into winter, so it's a good time to watch funny movies to keep our spirits up! There was a post in June about peoples favorite funny movies but with so many new folks on the board I thought we could list out favorite 5 or 10 (or 1 or 2) and get some healing laughter going.

    I'll start with:

    Miss Congeniality

    Blazing Saddles

    Trading Places

    The old Pink Panthers

    Raising Arizona

    Old I love Lucy and Mash episodes


    Etc Etc Etc

    Take it away people!

    Love, Gretchen
  2. boltchik

    boltchik New Member

    I can think of a few of my favorites:

    Liar, Liar
    Happy Gilmore
    Meet the Parents
    How to Lose a Guy in 10 Days

    Thanks for the fun post! Kim :)
  3. pam_d

    pam_d New Member

    ...Lost in America

    ...The Blues Brothers

    ...The Jerk

    Fun topic!!!
  4. elliespad

    elliespad Member

    I am sick, I know, but these are my FAVORITES.

    Friday (Ice Cube and Chris Tucker) Bad language warning

    Throw Mama From The Train (Danny DeVito, Billy Crystal, Anne Ramsey)

    Deuce Bigalow, Male Gigolo (Rob Schneider)

    National Lampoons' Christmas Vacation (Chevy Chase, Beverly D'Angelo, Randy Quaid,Juliette Lewis)

    Beatlejuice (Gene Davis, Alex Baldwin, Michael Keaton, Winona Ryder)

    Bad Santa (Billy Bob Thornton, John Ritter, Tony Cox)

    Tommy Boy (Chris Farley and David Spade, dan Aykroyd, Bo Derek)

    Coneheads (Jane Curtin, Dan Aykroyd, Chris Farley, David Spade)

    Drowning Mona (Danny DeVito, Bette Midler, Jamie Lee Curtis, Neve Campbell)

    Hairspray (1988)(Ricki Lake, Sonny Bono, Debbie Harry, Jerry Stiller)

    Home Alone (Macaulay Culkin, Joe Pesci, Catherine O'Hara, John, Heard, John Candy)
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  5. Callum

    Callum New Member

    -What's Up, Doc?

    -Young Frankenstein

    -Waiting for Guffman

    -Bullets over Broadway

    -Cat Ballou

    -A Fish Called Wanda

    -Annie Hall

    -Monty Python and the Holy Grail

  6. nerdieduckie

    nerdieduckie New Member

    :D I love funny movies...

    *Young Frankenstein

    *White Chicks

    *Any of the Austin Powers movies

    *Monty Python and the Holy Grail

    *Star Wars Revenge of the Sith -it makes me laugh really hard for some reason...

    I'm sure there are others but I can't think of anymore right now.
  7. KittyCat

    KittyCat New Member

    Mine are Blazing Saddles, Airplane, History of the World I & II, I know there are more, but that's all I can think of right now. I just saw Blazing Saddles last night on TV, and it was a funny as ever.
  8. victoria

    victoria New Member

    Oh yes, the Pink Panther series, Raising Arizona, and others already mentioned!

    Plus --
    Ruthless People

    The Money Pit

    Arsenic & Old Lace

    almost any comedy Leslie Nielsen's been in over past 20 years...

    The Incredible Mr. Limpett

    Weekend at Bernie's

    Office Space

    Amalie (spelling? - the French one)

    I'm sure I'll have more come to mind.

  9. nerdieduckie

    nerdieduckie New Member

    I forgot all about The Incredible Mr. Limpett


    I mean...I'm rather fond of that film...

    >_> <_<
  10. PVLady

    PVLady New Member

    Trains, Planes and Automobiles with John Candy.
  11. Jeanne-in-Canada

    Jeanne-in-Canada New Member

    Forty Year Old Virgin (Ron and I never laughed so hard)

    The Jerk

  12. Manaleon

    Manaleon New Member

    Are We There Yet? It's about a guy that falls in love with this woman(simple basic senerio) but he hates kids and she has two. The woman he loves has him wrapped around his finger and he offers to drive her kids from california(i think) to canada. The kids try to get rid of all their mothers suiters in hopes that she and their dad will get back together, so that brand new suv the guy bought has some pretty interesting things happen to it. I would recommend this movie.

    lol it's the only funny movie I can think of right now because my brain has been mighty foggy lately.
  13. minkanyrose

    minkanyrose New Member

    50 first dates

    It's a joke my kids use on me they tell everyone my mom remembers nothing so if you tell her she watched it she argues she hasn't so yes number 1 is 50 first dates.

    all the new cartoon movies
    monsters inc.
    over the hedge
  14. maggiemae55

    maggiemae55 New Member

    "Dumb and Dumber" (original)I usually don't like mindless comedies, but this one gets me every time I see it.

  15. Kathleen12

    Kathleen12 New Member

    "What About Bob"! I am surprised that this one hasn't already been mentioned. This movie made my sides hurt! Bill Murray and Richard Dryfus has never been better.
  16. charlenef

    charlenef New Member

    kangaroo jack
    liar liar
    the breakfast club
    lion king
    shallow hal charlene
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  17. Lendy5

    Lendy5 New Member

    RV (Robin Williams)

    Mrs. Doubtfire (Robin Williams)

    Castaway.....Wilson.....LOL (Tom Hanks)

    Grease (Olivia Newton-John & John Travolta)

    Home Alone (MaCaulay Culkin)

    Last Holiday (Queen Latifah)

    Christmas with the Kranks (Tim Allen & Jamie Lee Curtis)

    Meet the Fockers (Ben Stiller)

    Big Momma's House I & II (Martin Lawrence)

    Bandits (Bruce Willis)

    These are just a few.....LOL

    Love, Carolin
  18. Empower

    Empower New Member

    Bruce Almighty

    Trading Places

    Dennis the Menace (the one with Walter Mattheau)

    As Good as it Gets (great movie)

    The Burbs (for some reason this cracks me up!)

    Christmas Vacation

    Any Jerry Lewis Movie

    Laughter is the best medicine!!!!!

  19. Seeseaisme

    Seeseaisme New Member

    Hear No Evil, See No Evil (Richard Pryor & Gene Wilder)

    Gene Wilder is deaf and Richard Pryor is blind, but together they work through their handicaps. This is a very funny movie.

  20. rockymtnmom

    rockymtnmom New Member

    In no order, just what my fibrofoggy mind comes up with:

    Young Frankenstein (just about any of the old Mel Brooks movies - Blazing Saddles, etc.)

    Spinal Tap!!! Can't believe no one's mentioned this one! and anything else with or by Christopher Guest


    Ice Age I and Shrek I &II (animated)

    The 1st Episode of Mork and Mindy ("Fly and be Free!!!")


    Ghostbusters I

    The Man with 2 Brains, The Jerk, any old Steve Martin movie

    Parenthood (great fun for those w/young uns)

    Sorry so many of these are so old - the last 8 years have been devoted to raising Triplets +1 so everything is usually in the 8 and under category!!


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