Actor Factor

Films that utilize actors to play roles that exemplify the very nature of the actors themselves. Also including films that would be completely impossible to pull off with a different cast and/or films that a leading role is played by an actor that is giving insight to their personal ways of life.

There are 24 comedy films in this list.

  • Burn After Reading
  • Annie Hall
  • Big
  • Heathers
  • The Truman Show
  • Borat: Cultural Learnings of America for Make Benefit Glorious Nation of Kazakhstan
  • Brüno
  • Airplane!
  • The Naked Gun: From the Files of Police Squad!
  • The Naked Gun 2½: The Smell of Fear
  • The Naked Gun 33⅓: The Final Insult
  • Police Academy
  • What About Bob?
  • St. Vincent
  • A Night at the Roxbury
  • Anchorman: The Legend of Ron Burgundy
  • Death to Smoochy
  • Top Dog
  • Michael
  • Inherent Vice
  • Scary Movie 3
  • Hot Shots! Part Deux
  • Moonrise Kingdom
  • Bottle Rocket