Frank Drebin must be one of the funniest ever characters, just a brilliant chill-out film.
(1988) Starring:O.J. Simpson, Ricardo Montalban, Leslie Nielsen Director:David Zucker Certificate:
We know we're in a 1988 film when we're invited to laugh at O.J. Simpson in an opening slapstick sequence. We can also pinpoint the year of production when hard-nosed cop Frank Drebin (Leslie Nielsen), during a scuffle with the world's leading dictators, wipes the wine-colored birthmark off the ..read more »
Funny and sweet in equal measure. If you were around in the 80's you'll love this.
The Wedding Singer
(1998) Starring:Billy Idol, Alan Covert, Steve Buscemi Director:Frank Coraci Certificate: Watch now: Unavailable
It is 1985, and Robbie Hart (Adam Sandler) makes his living as a singer at wedding receptions. When he is jilted by girlfriend Linda (Angela Featherstone) on his own wedding day, however, Robbie's musical performances degenerate into bitter tirades. Robbie's career is rescued by waitress Julia (..read more »
Everyone has a friend like Stiffler! Hopefully no-one has a Dad like Eugene Levy. 'Do you know what a clitoris is Jim?'
(1999) Starring:Jason Biggs, Thomas Ian Nicholas, Chris Klein Director:Paul Weitz Certificate:
Prom night at East Green Falls High is only three weeks away and hormonal teens Jim (Jason Biggs), Oz (Chris Klein), Kevin (Thomas Ian Nicholas) and Finch (Eddie Kaye Thomas) all vow to lose their virginity before the big night. Rumours are already spreading of Finch's sexual prowess; Oz plans to ..read more »
Poignant and funny film. One for males to associate with. The wallet scene is legendary!
Sideways(2005) Starring:Paul Giamatti, Thomas Haden Church, Virginia Madsen Director:Alexander Payne Certificate:
Comedy drama which follows Miles (Paul Giamatti), an unsuccessful novelist, and Jack (Thomas Haden Church), an equally unsuccessful actor who is about to get married. They decide to take a trip to California in an attempt to sow their wild oats. There they explore the nature of their failures and ..read more »
Bill Murray is at his dry best throughout. He makes the film.
(1984) Starring:Ernie Hudson, Annie Potts, Bill Murray Director:Ivan Reitman Certificate: Watch now: Included in all packages with LOVEFiLM Instant
Bill Murray, Dan Aykroyd, Harold Ramis and Ernie Hudson star as a quartet of Manhattan-based paranormal investigators. When their government grants run out, the former three go into business as The Ghostbusters, later hiring Hudson on. Armed with electronic paraphernalia, the team is spectacularly ..read more »
The 40 Year-Old Virgin
(2005) Starring:Paul Rudd, Jane Lynch, Catherine Keener Director:Judd Apatow Certificate:
Ribald comedy starring Steve Carell. Andy Stitzer (Carell) is a 40-year-old geek who works in an electronics store and seems content with his life and with his collection of comic books and action figures. But when his co-workers find out that Andy is still a virgin, they decide to set him up with ..read more »
The first half hour is the funniest 30 minutes I've ever seen! I love the story about Seth's childhood, conversations about lube and of course Mclovin. If only the rest of the film were as good as the start.
So funny, so strange. 'Sex Panther - works 60% of the time, all the time'. That probably sums it up!
(2004) Starring:Paul Rudd, Steve Carell, Christina Applegate Director:Adam McKay Certificate:
Goofball comedy directed by former Saturday Night Live writer Adam McKay. Will Ferrell stars as Ron Burgundy, a top-rated 1970s San Diego anchorman who believes women have a place in the newsroom - so long as they stick to covering fashion shows or late-breaking cooking news, that is. So when Ron ..read more »