Movies are a major pastime and trademark of life in the twenty-first century. Movies provide us a break from our everyday life, a break from work, relationships, or any drama we may be dealing with. Comedy movies are the best ones to help us get a break from reality, because they help us laugh while also falling in love with the characters.
Because of how widespread movie genres have become in this day and age, comedy movies have stepped into other genres including action, romance, and even thrillers. A few laughs or some talented comedy actors can completely change the way that an audience will take a movie. This is usually for the better, especially when the actors in the movie work well together and have starred in other comedy movies as a team previously.
Our zodiac signs tell a lot about ourselves. Not only the month we were born, but also many other personal characteristics that we may never have even thought about. The types of movies we enjoy are also impacted by the zodiac sign that we have. This quiz will present several comedy movies, and your responses to these movies will help us reveal your zodiac sign!
This 2011 film, Bridesmaids, stars Kristen Wiig as main character Annie. Her life is currently falling apart, she lost her business, had to move back in with her parents, and on top of it all her best friend Lillian (played by Maya Rudolph) is getting married. Of course, Annie is her maid of honor, a job she begins to take very seriously. Although, Annie is starting to feel replaced, as Lillian is spending some time with her new friend, Helen. So what do you think, pick or pass?
Step Brothers is a 2008 film starring Will Ferrell as Brennan Huff and John C. Reilly as Dale Doback. In the film, Nancy Huff and Robert Doback meet, fall in love, and get married. With their marriage, the two move in together. The issue is that they both have nearly 40-year-old sons that still live at home, and behave rather childishly. The two, Brennan and Dale, can't stand each other at the beginning, which creates major problems for Robert and Nancy.
This 2007 film stars Jonah Hill, Michael Cera, and Christopher Mintz-Plasse. In the movie, Seth and Evan are best friends trying to enjoy their final moments of high school. They get invited to a major house party, and team up with their nerdy friend Fogell. The three try their best to get supplies for the party, despite their young age. Their plan is to each meet a girl at the party, to kick off their new college lifestyle. Things get complicated when one of the kids falls in with two cops.
This 2012 movie stars Anna Kendrick as Beca, Brittany Snow as Chloe, and Anna Camp as Aubrey. The girls are all in college, and part of the Barden Bellas, an all-girls a cappella singing group that uses pop songs. During the finals in the previous year, they failed horribly. The group must find some new talent, and one of these girls is Beca. Aubrey is trying to run the show, and show everyone she is better than them, but the girls are not having any of her attitude.
This 2004 film was written by Tina Fey. It stars Lindsay Lohan as main character Cady Heron. She is originally from South Africa, where she was homeschooled. Her parents moved to Illinois, and Cady is getting her first experience at public school. She becomes the victim of the laws of popularity that divide the school's students into cliques. She finds herself on good terms with the most elite group, The Plastics. She plans to annihilate them from the inside, but finds out quickly she is turning into one of them instead.
The Hangover is a 2009 film starring Bradley Cooper, Zach Galifianakis, Ed Helms, Justin Bartha, and Ken Jeong. The movie takes places a couple of days before Doug's wedding. his three friends take him on a road trip to Las Vegas for one last wild and memorable party before he is married. When the three groomsmen wake up in the morning, they realize they cannot remember a single thing about the day before. They also have no idea where Doug is, and must retrace their steps to find Doug, to get him back to Los Angeles in time for his wedding.
Anchorman: The Legend of Ron Burgundy:
This 2004 film stars Will Ferrell as title character Ron Burgundy. Set in the 1970s, Ron is a television anchorman that is a hotshot. The team welcomes Veronica Corningstone, played by Christina Applegate, into the primarily male workforce. Ron is happy to have her in the office, until she begins to outshine him on the air. He quickly grows very jealous of her, which stars a bitter feud between the two of them. He makes a vulgar comment that ruins his career completely.
I Love You, Man:
This 2009 film stars Paul Rudd as Peter Klaven. He has everything he could want in life, including a great real estate job, a beautiful home, and a wonderful fiance. Because he is so devoted to Zooey and to his job, he has failed at making any meaningful friends. As his wedding is approaching, he is feeling the pressure to find someone to be his best man. He makes several desperate attempts to find someone, and in comes Sydney, a man who lives his life for him and no one else.
This 1995 film stars Alicia Silverstone as main character Cher. She is a shallow, rich, and social high school girl living in Beverly Hills. She is at the top of her high school, and sees herself as a matchmaker. She sets up two teachers, and believes she has a gift. Her big head enabled her to give Tai, a new student, a makeover. The two become close, but soon Tai becomes more popular than Cher. This is when she realizes that everything does not revolve around status or money, but around compassion and helping others.
This 1996 film stars Adam Sandler as Happy Gilmore, the title character. He has spent his life wanting to play professional hockey, but was never cut out for the team. He discovers he has an immense talent for golf, but does not want to pursue it. He finds out his grandmother is about to lose her house. Happy joins a golf tournament to try and win enough money to buy the house back for her. He becomes a golf legend, which is difficult to swallow for the well-mannered golf professionals he is surpassing in the tournament.
This 1995 movie stars Adam Sandler as the title character Billy Madison. Billy is a man-child, that has spent his entire life being the spoiled rich kid at the hands of his father. He spends his days drinking and partying regularly. His father, Brian, gives him an ultimatum after growing tired of Billy's nature. He must retake and pass every grade in 24 months, because he wouldn't have passed without bribing the teachers, otherwise, Brian will turn the company over to his associate Eric.
Just Go With It:
This 2011 film stars Adam Sandler, Jennifer Aniston, and Brooklyn Decker. In the movie, Danny Maccabee has his heart shattered on his wedding night, and then realizes he can pretend he is married to go on dates without any strings attached. He continues this charade for many years, but meets Palmer. He really falls for this girl, who resists getting involved with him because he is 'married.' He enlists his assistant, Katherine, to pretend to be his soon to be ex-wife. Instead of being the solution, this lie makes things much worse for him and for everyone involves.
This 2010 Adam Sandler movie stars him along with his professional friends, Kevin James, Rob Schneider, Chris Rock and David Spade. As kids, these four men played on their school basketball team together and were incredibly close. They are reunited when their coach passes away, and attend his funeral in their home town. To commemorate him, the families plan a weekend at the lake house they used to visit as kids. The guys realize the simple life is the way to go, but struggle to get their kids interested.
There's Something About Mary:
This 1998 film stars Cameron Diaz and Ben Stiller. In high school, Ted (Ben Stiller), gets the chance to take his dream girl, Mary (Cameron Diaz), to prom. The night never occurs because of an embarrassing injury right before they were set to leave. Years later, Ted is single and pondering Mary. He hires a private investigator to find her so he can reconnect with her. Things get weird when the private investigator falls for her as well, and plans to date her himself. Ted gets more frustrated when all of the men around Mary reveal their feelings.
Talladega Nights: The Ballad of Ricky Bobby:
This 2006 movie stars Will Ferrell, Sacha Baron Cohen, and John C. Reilly. Ricky Bobby (Will Ferrell) is a NASCAR superstar, that is at the top of his game and his career. He has a huge fan base, a beautiful trophy wife, and a ton of money. He loses everything when a French Formula One champion, Jean Girard, comes into the scene and is a match for Ricky. He struggles to get himself together, but his father comes back into his life to help him restore his honor on the racetrack.
This 1983 movie stars Eddie Murphy, Dan Aykroyd, and Jamie Lee Curtis Dan Aykroyd stars as Louis Winthorpe III, an upper-crust executive. Eddie Murphy stars as Billy Ray Valentine. The two of them are the victims of a bet by two successful men, Mortimer, and Randolph Duke. Winthrope is framed by the brothers for a crime he never did, and the two plan to insert Valentine into his position. Everything seems perfect until Winthorpe and Valentine find out what the plan was, and begin to turn the tables on the Duke brothers.
This 1999 movie tells the story of a group of people working at the software company, Initech. Peter Gibbons is played by Ron Livingston. He is a corporate drone, that hates his soul-killing job. He is left in a blissful state after his therapist passes away during a hypnotherapy session. After this, he refuses to work overtime, spends his time playing games at work, and ends up charming to consultants who put him on the management track. Peter's friends realize the company is being downsized, and plan a revenge plot.
This 2018 movie stars Jeremy Renner, Jon Hamm, Ed Helms, Jake Johnson, and Hannibal Buress. In the film, these five men are great friends that are extremely competitive with each other. For one month a year, the five of them have a no holding back game of tag. This month-long event forces them to risk their jobs, relationships, and even necks to take each other down. This year, the game lines up with the wedding of the only undefeated player, which turns into an all-out war.
This 2018 film stars Jason Bateman and Rachel McAdams. Annie and Max host a weekly game night. This week, things get kicked up a notch when Brooks, Max's brother, arranges a crime mystery party. This includes fake thugs and FBI agents. Brooks gets taken, which is all supposed to be part of the game, and the players are forced to solve the case. Soon, they learn that the game is not what it seems to be, and the friends find themselves in over their heads.
This movie stars Ryan Reynolds as Wade Wilson. He is a former Special Forces operative, who is not working as a mercenary. His life changes completely when Ajax, a mad scientist, goes a little crazy and transforms him into Deadpool. The experiment leaves him with accelerated healing powers, and a twisted sense of humor. He finds the X-Men, Colossus and Negasonic Teenage Warhead, and teams up with them as anti-heroes to track down the man that almost destroyed his entire life.
Life of the Party:
This movie stars Melissa McCarthy, along with Luke Benward, Ben Falcone, and Debby Ryan. Deanna, played by Melissa McCarthy, is suddenly dumped by her husband. She was a dedicated housewife, and is now turning her regretful marriage into a positive thing by going back to college. She winds up going to the same college as her daughter, who is not thrilled about the experience. Deanna is diving headfirst into the college experience, beginning her new journey of discovering herself while enjoying the fun and freedom of college.
This 2018 movie is a remake of a 1987 film of the same name. It stars Anna Faris as Kate, and Eugenio Derbez as Leonardo. Kate is a single, working-class mother, who has three children. She was hired to clean a luxury yacht by Leonardo. He is selfish, spoiled, and a total womanizer. He fires Kate for no legitimate reason, and then falls off of the boat and forgets who he was. Kate plans her payback, by showing up at the hospital and convincing him that they are married.
This 2017 movie stars Tiffany Haddish, Jada Pinkett Smith, Queen Latifah, and Regina Hall. These four women are best friends, and call themselves the Flossy Posse. They have grown apart over the years as groups tend to do. One of the women is offered the chance to be a keynote speaker at the Essence Music Festival, in New Orleans. She accepts, and decides to bring her friends along to turn her work vacation into a girl's trip. The group reignites their wild side through dancing and partying to excess.
This 2015 movie stars Dax Shepard and Michael Pena. It is a remake of a movie, based on a television series from the 1980's. John Baker and Frank 'Ponch' Poncerella. The two have just joined the California Highway Patrol in Los Angeles. Baker is a former motorbike rider who wants to put his life and his marriage back together. Ponch is a cocky, undercover FBI agent who is investigating a heist that may have been an inside job. The two are forced to work together, and begin to clash instead of getting along.
Jumanji: Welcome to the Jungle:
This 2017 movie is a remake of a 1995 film called Jumanji. It stars Karen Gillan, Dwayne Johnson, Kevin Hart, and Jack Black. Four high school kids find an old video game console in the school, and fire it up to play. The four are drawn into the game's jungle setting, turning into the avatars they chose. They discover that they are not playing Jumanji, but must survive. They go on the most dangerous adventure of their lives to beat the game and return to the real world.
Guardians of the Galaxy:
This 2014 Marvel movie stars Chris Pratt, Zoe Saldana, Dave Bautista, Bradley Cooper, and Vin Diesel. Peter Quill is a space adventurer, who gets a hold of a powerful orb that is wanted by Ronan, a villain. Bounty hunters are after him, ad he must team up with four misfits, including Rocket Racoon, Groot, Gamora, and Drax the Destroyer. The five of them find out the true power of the orb, and the threat it will be. Quill has to get his team together to turn the orb over to the authorities, instead of Ronan.
This 2010 animated film stars Steve Carell, Kristen Wiig, Miranda Cosgrove, and many others. Gru is a supervillain, who finds joy in everything that is wicked. He comes up with a plan to steal the moon. His army includes little yellow minions. He is ready to take out everything that stands in his way. Nothing could have prepared him for his greatest challenge, three orphan girls who are adorable and want to make him their dad. So, what do we think?
This 2015 movie stars Will Ferrell and Mark Wahlberg. Brad Whitaker, played by Will Ferrell, is a kind, radio executive who is working hard to be the best stepfather to his wife's two children. Things change when her ex-husband, Dusty (Mark Wahlberg), comes back into town. Brad quickly feels inferior as Dusty starts to show off his athletic abilities, his home repair skills, and his bad boy charm. Brad finds himself into a battle to one-up his rival, and get the approval of his family.
This 2016 movie stars Dwayne Johnson as Bob Stone, and Kevin Hart as Calvin Joyner. Bob was bullied as a teenager for being overweight, and comes to his high school reunion with a new body that is fit and muscular. While here, he finds Calvin Joyner, who is an accountant that misses his prime days of being a popular athlete. Bob is a CIA agent, who needs Calvin and his number skills to help him save the compromised US spy satellite system. The two team up through shootouts and more while trying to prevent chaos.
This 2016 movie stars Mila Kunis as Amy, Kathryn Hahn as Carla, and Kristen Bell as Kiki. Amy has a great husband, overachieving wonderful children, a beautiful home, and a successful career. She is also overworked, exhausted, and ready to snap. She teams up with two other stressed out mothers, to get away from the responsibilities of everyday life. The girls go wild with their new freedom, and set their sights on taking control from the PTA queen, Gwendolyn, and her clique of 'perfect' mothers.
This 2014 movie stars Seth Rogen as Mac Radner, Rose Byrna as Kelly Radner, Zac Efron as Teddy and Dave Franco as Pete. Mac and Kelly have just moved to the suburbs, and have welcomed a baby daughter into their lives. Things are going great, until a fraternity moves into the house next door. Mac and Kelly want to look cool, and do their best to get along with Teddy, the leader of the frat. During one party, they finally call the police which begins a full scale war between the neighbors.
Office Christmas Party:
This 2018 movie stars Jennifer Aniston, Jason Bateman, Kate McKinnon, and T.J. Miller. Jennifer Aniston stars as a CEO of a major corporation, who plans to close the branch that is run by her brother (T.J. Miller), due to his partying habits. He teams up with Jason Bateman, the chief technical officer, and the rest of their coworkers, to host one last Christmas Party. They want it to be completely epic, in order to impress a potential client to close a sale and save their jobs.
How to be Single:
This 2016 movie star Rebel Wilson, Dakota Johnson, Alison Brie and Leslie Mann. Dakota Johnson plays as Alice, who has just finished her four years of college. She decides that she needs a bit of a break from her longtime boyfriend Josh. She is ready for her new life, and moves to New York City to be a paralegal. She meets Robin, who is helping her make her way in an unfamiliar city. Robin is fun loving and wild, who loves being single is an trying to teach Alice the ropes.
This is 40:
This 2012 movie stars Leslie Mann as Debbie, Paul Rudd as Pete, Maude Apatow as Sadie and Iris Apatow as Charlotte. Debbie and Pete have hit a rut in their marriage, as Pete hits his fortieth birthday. The two are completely disconnected from each other. Pete owns his own record label, and is trying to keep the business alive as him. Debbie and Pete begin a three-week adventure of romance, career struggles, aging parents and difficult children, to learn to forgive, forget, and enjoy the rest of their lives together.
This 2007 movie stars Ellen Page as title character Juno MacGuff, and Michael Cera as Paulie Bleeker. Juno is a teenager who becomes pregnant with fellow teenager, Bleeker. She decides she does not want to raise the baby herself, and puts it up for adoption. She meets a couple, of a failed rock star (Mark Ruffalo), and his wife (Jennifer Garner) who is desperate for a child. Things get a little complicated when Mark, becomes viewing Juno as more than just the mother of his future baby.
The 2003 film old school stars Todd Phillips, Will Ferrell, and Luke Wilson. Juliette Lewis plays the girlfriend of an attorney Mitch. He discovers that she was not faithful, and his world comes undone. Mitch moves to a new place, which happened to be near a college campus. He tries to get his life back together, and begins hanging out with his best friends Frank and Beanie. The two turn the house into a wild party location, which is frowned upon by the college's dean.
This 2015 movie stars Amy Schumer as Amy, and Bill Hader as Dr. Aaron. Amy has been enjoying her adult life as a single woman. She has been completely free of commitment, but has found herself in a rut. She is writing a piece about the sports doctor, Aaron Conners. While doing so, she finds that she is falling in love with him for the very first time in her life. So then, what do we think about this comedy movie?
This 2013 movie stars as Sandra Bullock and Melissa McCarthy. Sarah Ashburn, played by Sandra Bullock, is an FBI Special agent. She is an investigator known for her reputation of excellence, but also arrogance. Shannon Mullins is the total opposite, she has a dirty mouth, is short-tempered, and always goes with her gut instinct instead of her intellect. These two disagree when they must work together to try and capture a major criminal, but in the process, they begin to grow closer rather than apart.
National Lampoon's Vacation:
This 1983 movie stars Chevy Chase, Beverly D'Angelo, Anthony Michael Hall, and Dana Barron. These four make up the Griswald family, with Clark at the head. He plans a ridiculous vacation involving a road trip across the country, from Illinois to California, to make it to Wally World. The family is less than enthused, and Clark's head is in the clouds as he is fixating on the end result of the trip. The trip continues to get derailed, wearing down the patience of the family.
School of Rock:
This 2003 movie stars Jack Black as the main character, Dewey Finn. He is an enthusiastic guitar player, that was thrown out of his band and is desperate need of work. He poses as a substitute music teacher to work at an elite, private elementary school. He exposes the students to the genre of hard rock, and the musicians that he idolizes. He gets the children in touch with their inner rock and roll animal, and plans redemption at a local Battle of the Bands competition.
Meet the Parents:
This 2000 movie stars Ben Stiller as Greg, Robert De Niro as Jack, and Teri Polo as Pamela. Greg and Pam have been dating for some time, and she is bringing him home to meet her parents for the very first time. The event turned out to be more of a nightmare than he could have ever imagined. He originally planned to use the weekend to propose, but is at the hands of Jack, who is out to get him.
This 2004 movie stars Jon Heder as Napoleon, Efren Ramirez as Pedro, and Tina Majorino as Deb. Set in the small town of Preston, Idaho, the awkward teenager Napoleon is struggling to fit in with his peers. After his grandmother is hurt in an accident, things are made even worse when his Uncle Rico shows up to keep an eye on him. With no safe place, Napoleon finds friendship in the new student Pedro. The two plan a campaign to run for class leader.
This 2005 movie stars Vince Vaughn as Jeremy Grey and Owen Wilson as John Beckwith. Jeremy and John are best friends that work as divorce mediators. Neither of them is looking for a serious relationship. They spend their free time crashing wedding receptions. The two find that there is nothing better than getting some drinks for free, and meeting women for nothing serious. After the Secretary of Treasury announces his daughter's wedding, the two make it their mission to crash the event.
This 1999 film stars Mike Myers as Wayne, and Dana Carvey as Garth. This movie is a spin-off of the successful skit from Satuday Night Live. Rob Lowe stars as a successful producer that wants to take the public access series, Wayne's World, to a whole new level with commercial television. Wayne and Garth battle to save their show and keep it the way that they want it, and they also try to protect Wayne's girlfriend from Rob Lowe.
This 2008 movie stars Simon Pegg as Nicholas Angel, and Nick Frost as PC Danny Butterman. Nicholas is a former London Constable, but has been assigned to work in the boring UK village called Sandford. He is trying to adjust, but is missing the excitement of working in the big city. So not only is he bored, he is stuck with an oaf, Danny Butterman, as a partner. Things get a little more exciting when a set of accidents occur in Sandford, Nick is on the case.
This 1990 film stars Macaulay Culkin as Kevin, Joe Pesci as Harry, and Daniel Stern as Marv. Kevin is a bratty eight-year-old boy, who acts up on the night before a family trip to Paris. His mother makes him sleep in the attic, and the family leaves without him. He wakes up in an empty house and believes his wish to have no family came true. The good life turns rotten when two con men, Harry and Marv, are trying to rob his house.
This is the End:
This 2013 movie stars Seth Rogen, Jay Baruchel, and James Franco all as themselves. Set in his Hollywood home, James Franco is holding a huge party for all of his celebrity friends. While the party is in full swing, an apocalypse begins. This causes carnage towards the elite, and traps the guests in Franco's home. As the world around them is being completely destroyed, the celebrities stuck inside the house are dealing with cabin fever, and with a low quantity of supplies.
This 2003 movie stars Adam Sandler as Dave Buznik, and Jack Nicholson as Dr. Buddy. Dave is normally extremely mild mannered. He gets himself caught in an incident while on a plane, and ends up being sentenced to take anger management classes to avoid being locked up. The teacher of the class, Dr. Barry, is completely unconventional. He is confrontational and totally unorthodox. He moves in with Dave, to help him fight his inner demons of anger. What do we think?
This 2003 movie stars Will Ferrell as William, who is known as Buddy the Elf. He was accidentally sent to the North Pole, as a toddler. He was raised to adulthood with Santa's elves. He has always felt like he does not fit in, and travels to New York City in search of his real father. Walter Hobbs, played by James Caan, is a cynical businessman. They perform a DNA test, which proves his paternity. He reluctantly begins a relationship with Buddy, who is constantly acting like a child.
21 Jump Street:
This 2012 movie is based on a television series from the late 1980's. It stars Channing Tatum as Jenko, and Jonah Hill as Schmidt. Schmidt and Jenko are cops, who end up joining the secret Jump Street unit. They use their young looks to go undercover as two high school students. They are planning to take down a dangerous ring of criminals. As time goes on, they learn the high school has totally changed, and they must change too to get the job done.