Tag: slapstick comedy

The Cameraman (1928) 8.1

The Cameraman (1928)

Storyline:After becoming infatuated with a pretty office worker for MGM Newsreels, Buster trades in his tintype operation for a movie camera and sets out to impress the girl (and MGM) with his work. Wr...

Lighthouse Love (1932) 6.5

Lighthouse Love (1932)

Storyline:Two marines stationed in the Chinese port of Hang Chow decide to swear off women and join the lighthouse patrol.User Reviews:

Death of a Bureaucrat (1966) 7.7

Death of a Bureaucrat (1966)

Storyline:A Cuban worker dies accidentally and is buried together with his union card. It soon turns out that the widow will absolutely need the card for claiming her pension. Young nephew starts his hilarious fight a...

The Hallelujah Trail (1965) 6.6

The Hallelujah Trail (1965)

Storyline:A wagon train heads for Denver with a cargo of whisky for the miners. Chaos ensues as the Temperance League, the US cavalry, the miners and the local Indians all try to take control of the valuable cargo. ...

Murder, He Says (1945) 7.1

Murder, He Says (1945)

Storyline:Trotter pollster Pete Marshall is trying to find a missing coworker. In a rural town he stumbles onto the roughian Fleagle family. Bert and Mert would just as soon "splatter" snoopers with their rifles. Howe...

Screwed (2000) 5.8

Screwed (2000)

Storyline:A chauffeur kidnaps his rich boss's dog to hold it for ransom, but when she accidentally gets the dog back, she thinks that it's the chauffeur who's been kidnapped.User Reviews: Just like Norm McDonald's las...

High and Dizzy (1920) 6.9

High and Dizzy (1920)

Storyline:Dr. Hale, fresh out of medical school and having opened his own practice with no patients, is trying to impress a father and his daughter, the latter potentially to be his first patient. But Dr. Hale becomes...

The Immigrant (1917) 7.7

The Immigrant (1917)

Storyline:Charlie is on his way to the USA. He wins in a card game, puts the money in Edna's bag (she and her sick mother have been robbed of everything). When he retrieves a little for himself he is accused of being ...

Detroit Metal City (2008) 6.7

Detroit Metal City (2008)

Storyline:Soichi Negishi moved to Tokyo to chase his dream of becoming a musician playing stylish, Swedish-style pop. Instead, he finds himself leading the death metal band Detroit Metal City, or DMC, as the costumed ...

Sanctuary (2016) 7.1

Sanctuary (2016)

Storyline:Larry has Down's, Sophie has epilepsy, in a world that conspires to keep them apart, will love triumph? 'Laugh out loud funny, heart warming and heart breaking' Galway Advertiser 'This is an auspicious debut...

Mixed Nuts (1994) 5.3

Mixed Nuts (1994)

Storyline:The events of a crisis hotline business on one crazy night during the Christmas holidays.User Reviews:

MouseHunt (1997) 6.3

MouseHunt (1997)

Storyline:Down-on-their luck brothers, Lars and Ernie Smuntz, aren't happy with the crumbling old mansion they inherit... until they discover the estate is worth millions. Before they can cash in, they have to rid the...

Funny Farm (1988) 6.2

Funny Farm (1988)

Storyline:When Andy and Elizabeth buy a farm in Vermont, they can't imagine the trouble that awaits them. Andy has quit his job as a sports journalist and is planning to use the peace and quiet of the country to write...

Nacho Libre (2006) 5.7

Nacho Libre (2006)

Storyline:Nacho (Black) is a monastery cook, who spends his day feeding orphans and being overlooked by the monastery. When Sister EncarnaciĆ³n (Reguera) arrive at the monastery, Nacho realises that the only way to win...

Badges of Fury (2013) 4.7

Badges of Fury (2013)

Storyline:Badges Of Fury, a crime thriller featuring one hell of a martial arts trio with Jet Li (needs no introduction), Collin Chou (The Matrix Reloaded, Flashpoint) and Wu Jing (SPL / Kill Zone) in the lead roles. ...

Kung Fu Dunk (2008) 4.9

Kung Fu Dunk (2008)

Storyline: Fang Shijie is found as a baby in the garbage and raised at a martial arts academy. With the help of a man, he gets into college and is promoted to the basketball championship as he searches for his real pa...

The Geisha Boy (1958) 6.5

The Geisha Boy (1958)

Storyline:Gilbert Wooley is a second-rate magician who is sent to entertain the troops in the pacific. During his time in Japan he becomes attached to a little orphan boy.User Reviews: Gilbert Wooley (Jerry Lewis) is ...

Problem Child (1990) 5.3

Problem Child (1990)

Storyline:The story of a seven-year-old mischievous orphan boy named Junior. He is hardly a model child; mean-spirited and incorrigible. One day, he is adopted by a loving man along with his obnoxious wife named Ben H...

The Sisters Plotz (2015)

Storyline:The Sisters Plotz is a surreal, frothy musical romp inside the world of three eccentric heiresses: Dada poetess Celestia, manic inventor Ladybug, and dreamy painter Whimsellica. The sisters live in New York ...

The Eighth Happiness (1988) 6.4

The Eighth Happiness (1988)

Storyline:Three brothers try to make ends meet when they concoct plans to be one big family of eight. Cooking expert Mr. Fong goes through high and low to court Opera performer Wu Hsiu-Fang, Gigolo wanna-be "Handsome"...

Awful Nice (2013) 5

Awful Nice (2013)

Storyline:When Jim - a disenchanted yet highly popular college professor - learns of his father's death, he must track down his deadbeat brother Dave and deliver him to the funeral. Upon arrival, they both learn that ...

Rio Rita (1942) 6.6

Rio Rita (1942)

Storyline:After being fired from their jobs as clerks in a pet store, Doc and Wishey, a couple of bumpkins, hide in the trunk of a car that they think will take them to New York. Somehow, however, they end up in Texas...

An American Carol (2008) 4.3

An American Carol (2008)

Storyline:At a July 4 barbecue, gramps tells the kids the story of Michael Malone, a documentary filmmaker and Michael Moore look-alike who hates America and wants to abolish July 4th. He refuses to celebrate with his...

Duck Soup (1933) 8

Duck Soup (1933)

Storyline:The country of Freedonia is in the middle of a financial crisis and on the brink of revolution. In order to gain a bail-out from the wealthy Mrs Teasdale, the government appoints Rufus T Firefly as its presi...