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Comedy has always been a main stay of the American film. The American Film Institute has come up with a list of the top one hundred comedies ever made. Please use the feedback page to let me know what you think. I current own over a quarter of the movies listed here.

Number

Title

Year

1

Some Like It Hot

1959

2

Tootsie

1982

3

Dr. Strangelove

1964

4

Annie Hall

1977

5

Duck Soup

1933

6

Blazing Saddles

1974

7

M*A*S*H

1970

8

It Happened One Night

1934

9

The Graduate

1967

10

Airplane!

1980

11

Producers, The

1968

12

A Night at the Opera

1935

13

Young Frankenstein

1974

14

Bringing Up Baby

1938

15

Philadelphia Story, The

1940

16

Singin' in the Rain

1952

17

Odd Couple, The

1968

18

General, The

1927

19

His Girl Friday

1940

20

Apartment, The

1960

21

A Fish Called Wanda

1988

22

Adam's Rib

1949

23

When Harry Met Sally

1989

24

Born Yesterday

1950

25

Gold Rush, The

1925

26

Being There

1979

27

There's Something About Mary

1998

28

Ghostbusters

1984

29

This is Spinal Tap

1984

30

Arsenic and Old Lace

1944

31

Raising Arizona

1987

32

Thin Man, The

1934

33

Modern Times

1936

34

Groundhog Day

1993

35

Harvey

1950

36

National Lampoon's Animal House

1978

37

Great Dictator, The

1940

38

City Lights

1931

39

Sullivan's Travels

1941

40

It's A Mad Mad Mad Mad World

1963

41

Moonstruck

1987

42

Big

1988

43

American Graffiti

1973

44

My Man Godfrey

1936

45

Harold and Maude

1972

46

Manhattan

1979

47

Shampoo

1975

48

Shot in the Dark, A

1964

49

To Be or Not To Be

1942

50

Cat Ballou

1965

51

Seven Year Itch

1955

52

Ninotchka

1939

53

Arthur

1981

54

Mircle of Morgan's Creek

1944

55

Lady Eye, The

1941

56

Abbott and Costello Meet Frankenstein

1948

57

Diner

1982

58

It's A Gift

1934

59

Day at the Races, A

1937

60

Topper

1937

61

What's Up Doc?

1972

62

Sherlock, Jr.

1924

63

Beverly Hills Cop

1984

64

Broadcast News

1987

65

Horse Feathers

1932

66

Take the Money and Run

1969

67

Mrs. Doubtfire

1993

68

Awful Truth, The

1937

69

Bananas

1971

70

Mr. Deeds Goes to Town

1936

71

Caddyshack

1980

72

Mr. Blandings Builds His Dream House

1948

73

Monkey Business

1933

74

9 to 5

1980

75

She Done Him Wrong

1933

76

Victor, Victoria

1982

77

Palm Beach Story, The

1942

78

Road to Morocco, The

1942

79

Freshman, The

1925

80

Sleeper

1973

81

Navigator, The

1924

82

Private Benjamin

1980

83

Father of the Bride

1950

84

Lost in America

1985

85

Dinner at Eight

1933

86

City Slickers

1991

87

Fast Time At Ridgemount High

1982

88

Beetlejuice

1988

89

Jerk, The

1979

90

Woman of the Year

1942

91

Heartbreak Kid, The

1972

92

Ball of Fire

1941

93

Fargo

1996

94

Auntie Mame

1958

95

Sliver Streak

1976

96

Sons of the Desert

1933

97

Bull Durham

1988

98

Court Jester, The

1956

99

Nutty Professor, The

1963

100

Good Morning, Vietnam

1987

Note: The records in bold are films I have in my personal collection.

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