Tag: black comedy

The Graveyard Gang (2018)

Storyline:While working the graveyard shift at a newspaper factory with his three best friends, Dalen Gus has plans to write the next big screenplay for Hollywood. But when Dalen meets Ellie, the new and eccentric gir...

The Horde (2009) 5.9

The Horde (2009)

Storyline:A group of crooked cops, malevolent gangsters and a horde of walking dead are the centre point of this gruesome, action-packed, tale of retribution and escape. Penned in like animals, on the top floor of a d...

Bride of Re-Animator (1990) 6.3

Bride of Re-Animator (1990)

Storyline:In Peru, Dr. Herbert West and Dr. Dan Cain are medical volunteers in a civil war with the assistant Francesca Danelli and they are researching how to create human life from dead tissue using wounded soldiers...

I Don’t Know How She Does It (2011) 4.9

I Don’t Know How She Does It (2011)

Storyline:Opportunist Chris Bunce remains Pacific coast investment firm CEO Clark Cooper's favorite by being available always, also when he can snatch up deals Kate Reddy largely set up but lost giving priority to hus...

All at Sea (2010) 5.9

All at Sea (2010)

Storyline:A black comedy about an old rogue named Wally, who breaks all the rules to fulfill an old friends dying wish to be buried at sea.User Reviews: Wide Blue Yonder is a light hearted black comedy not with out ch...

The Golden Boat (1990) 6.8

The Golden Boat (1990)

Storyline:Inspired in form by American police TV shows and soap operas, The Golden Boat is a madcap, surreal dash through the streets of New York city, telling the mysterious and often hilarious story of an aged stree...

Zi dan chu zu (1990) 6.2

Zi dan chu zu (1990)

Storyline:Two hitmen, both good friends who work for the Triad, get a new partner, a nervous young rookie who starts off badly by blowing an assignment, but soon becomes proficient at his bloody work. When one of them...

Mafia! (1998) 5.7

Mafia! (1998)

Storyline:Young Vincenzo Cortino, son of a Sicilian postman, delivers a package for his father and accidentally sees something he should not see. In a donkey's, well, he is smuggled out of town, where he tries to reac...

The Mouse That Roared (1959) 7

The Mouse That Roared (1959)

Storyline:The Duchy of Grand Fenwick, the smallest country in the world, is nestled in the French Alps. Being as isolated as it is, its life is a throwback to olden days. It is a happy, peace-loving country. Its econo...

What a Way to Go! (1964) 7

What a Way to Go! (1964)

Storyline:This black comedy opens with Louisa Foster donating a multimillion dollar check to the IRS. The tax department thinks she's crazy and sends her to a psychiatrist. She then discusses her four marriages, in wh...

Super (2010) 6.7

Super (2010)

Storyline:Frank Darrbo is a hapless fry cook. When his wife Sarah falls off the wagon and dumps him for Jacques, a drug dealer, Frank tries to get her back by reporting her kidnapped, grabbing her from Jacques' car, a...

Wild at Heart (1990) 7.2

Wild at Heart (1990)

Storyline:Lula's psychopathic mother goes crazy at the thought of Lula being with Sailor, who just got free from jail. Ignoring Sailor's probation, they set out for California. However their mother hires a killer to h...

Viva Italia! (1977) 7.1

Viva Italia! (1977)

Storyline:Several episodes depicting Italian's life in short humoristic stories.User Reviews: I saw "Viva Italia" not long after its release, and still remember it. It felt, then, as a revival of the wonderf...

Simon of the Desert (1965) 8

Simon of the Desert (1965)

Storyline:The ascetic Simón believes he is a sinner and decides to self-inflict a sacrifice, living like a hermit on the top of a pedestal in the middle of the desert to be closer to God and resist the temptations of ...

Freaky (2020) 7

Freaky (2020)

Storyline:After swapping bodies with a deranged serial killer, a young girl in high school discovers she has less than 24 hours before the change becomes permanent.User Reviews: I loved it. Vince knocks it out of the ...

The Unbelievable Truth (1989) 7.3

The Unbelievable Truth (1989)

Storyline:After serving time for murder, Josh Hutton returns to his home town where me meets Audry Hugo. No one can remember exactly what Josh did, but they are all wary of him, especially Audry's father. ...

Pink Flamingos (1972) 6.1

Pink Flamingos (1972)

Storyline:Sleaze queen Divine lives in a caravan with her mad hippie son Crackers and her 250-pound mother Mama Edie, trying to rest quietly on their laurels as 'the filthiest people alive'. But competition is brewing...

The Brothers Grimm (2005) 5.9

The Brothers Grimm (2005)

Storyline:Widely known for their valiant acts of supernatural bravado, the bogus ghost-busters, Wilhelm and Jacob, or the Brothers Grimm, try their best to banish all sorts of evil in early-19th-century French-occupie...

Riki-Oh: The Story of Ricky (1991) 7.1

Riki-Oh: The Story of Ricky (1991)

Storyline:The story is set in the year of 2001 in a prison owned by a major company. A new prisoner sees his friends being harassed and killed by the guards and seeks his revenge. Written by Martin Blo...

The Prophecy (1995) 6.5

The Prophecy (1995)

Storyline:"Some people lose their faith because Heaven shows them too little," says Thomas Daggett. "But how many people lose their faith because Heaven showed them too much?" Daggett nearly became a priest; now he's ...

Counterintelligence (2020) 7.2

Counterintelligence (2020)

Storyline:Two days after the 2016 U.S. Presidential Election, a young careerist is abducted by an at-large intelligence operative carrying a mysterious briefcase, while being hotly pursued by a driven agency director ...

Kafou (2017) 6.8

Kafou (2017)

Storyline:Port-au-Prince by night. Doc and Zoe are just hired to deliver an unknown package. Their job comes with three essential rules: never stop the car, never roll down the windows, never open the trunk. At a cros...

Delicatessen (1991) 7.6

Delicatessen (1991)

Storyline:Centered on a post-apocalyptic society where food is scrarce and used as currency. In an apartment building with a delicatessen on the ground floor. The owner of the eatery also owns the apartment building a...

Monsieur Verdoux (1947) 7.9

Monsieur Verdoux (1947)

Storyline:Monsieur Verdoux is a bluebeard, he marries women and kills them after the marriage to get the money he needs for his family. But with two ladies he has bad luck. Written by Stephan Eichenber...