The Kings of Comedy (Brooks vs. Chaplin vs. Gilliam vs. McDonagh vs. Wright)

A time-ranging competition of cinema’s most admired comedic directors, here’s Mel Brooks, Charlie Chaplin, Terry Gilliam, Martin McDonagh, and Edgar Wright battling one another off in an absurdist’s game of director rankings.

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  • Monty Python and the Holy Grail

    1

  • Young Frankenstein

    2

  • In Bruges

    3

  • Brazil

    4

  • Seven Psychopaths

    5

  • City Lights

    6

  • The Producers

    7

  • Hot Fuzz

    8

  • Shaun of the Dead

    9

  • Baby Driver

    10

  • Twelve Monkeys

    11

  • Spaceballs

    12

  • Blazing Saddles

    13

  • Three Billboards Outside Ebbing, Missouri

    14

  • The World's End

    15

  • Scott Pilgrim vs. the World

    16