BBC: The 100 Greatest Comedies of All Time

BBC Culture polled 253 film critics from 52 countries to determine the funniest films ever made.

Reference: The 100 Greatest Comedies of All Time

  • Some Like It Hot

    1

  • Dr. Strangelove or: How I Learned to Stop Worrying and Love the Bomb

    2

  • Annie Hall

    3

  • Groundhog Day

    4

  • Duck Soup

    5

  • Life of Brian

    6

  • Airplane!

    7

  • PlayTime

    8

  • This Is Spinal Tap

    9

  • The General

    10

  • The Big Lebowski

    11

  • Modern Times

    12

  • To Be or Not to Be

    13

  • His Girl Friday

    14

  • Monty Python and the Holy Grail

    15

  • The Great Dictator

    16

  • Bringing Up Baby

    17

  • Sherlock, Jr.

    18

  • The Lady Eve

    19

  • Blazing Saddles

    20

  • City Lights

    21

  • Young Frankenstein

    22

  • The Party

    23

  • Withnail & I

    24

  • The Gold Rush

    25

  • Mon oncle

    26

  • The Apartment

    27

  • It Happened One Night

    28

  • When Harry Met Sally...

    29

  • Monsieur Hulot's Holiday

    30

  • Tootsie

    31

  • Raising Arizona

    32

  • Anchorman: The Legend of Ron Burgundy

    33

  • Clueless

    34

  • Singin' in the Rain

    35

  • A Fish Called Wanda

    36

  • Sullivan's Travels

    37

  • The Philadelphia Story

    38

  • A Night at the Opera

    39

  • The Producers

    40

  • Borat: Cultural Learnings of America for Make Benefit Glorious Nation of Kazakhstan

    41

  • The Awful Truth

    42

  • M*A*S*H

    43

  • Bridesmaids

    44

  • Big Deal on Madonna Street

    45

  • Pulp Fiction

    46

  • Animal House

    47

  • Trouble in Paradise

    48

  • The Discreet Charm of the Bourgeoisie

    49

  • Women on the Verge of a Nervous Breakdown

    50

  • Seven Chances

    51

  • My Man Godfrey

    52

  • The Blues Brothers

    53

  • Harold and Maude

    54

  • Best in Show

    55

  • Broadcast News

    56

  • Mean Girls

    57

  • Zelig

    58

  • Toni Erdmann

    59

  • Shaun of the Dead

    60

  • Team America: World Police

    61

  • What We Do in the Shadows

    62

  • Arsenic and Old Lace

    63

  • Step Brothers

    64

  • Caddyshack

    65

  • Hot Fuzz

    66

  • Sons of the Desert

    67

  • Ninotchka

    68

  • Love and Death

    69

  • In the Loop

    70

  • The Royal Tenenbaums

    71

  • The Naked Gun: From the Files of Police Squad!

    72

  • The Nutty Professor

    73

  • Trading Places

    74

  • The Palm Beach Story

    75

  • Design for Living

    76

  • Divorce Italian Style

    77

  • The Princess Bride

    78

  • The Dinner Game

    79

  • Office Space

    80

  • There's Something About Mary

    81

  • Top Secret!

    82

  • Safety Last!

    83

  • Waiting for Guffman

    84

  • Amarcord

    85

  • Kind Hearts and Coronets

    86

  • Gentlemen Prefer Blondes

    87

  • Zoolander

    88

  • Daisies

    89

  • A New Leaf

    90

  • What's Up, Doc?

    91

  • The Exterminating Angel

    92

  • South Park: Bigger, Longer & Uncut

    93

  • Rushmore

    94

  • Ghostbusters

    95

  • Born Yesterday

    96

  • The Music Box

    97

  • The Hangover

    98

  • The Jerk

    99

  • The Ladies Man

    100