Top 10 Comedy Movies in 2024 to Watch

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Top 10 Comedy Movies in 2024 to Watch

Studies show laughter is the best medicine (except for actual medicine, please consult a doctor). But with so many fantastic comedies released in 2024, how do you choose which one to watch first? Worry no more, comedy connoisseurs! We’ve compiled the ultimate list of the 10 Best Comedy Movies of 2024, featuring everything from laugh-out-loud rom-coms to quirky indie gems. Get ready to discover your next cinematic giggle fest!

1. Mean Girls (2024)

Box Office Total :$72,404,248

Cady Heron, a new student, finds herself welcomed into the exclusive circle of "The Plastics," the most popular girls at North Shore High School, led by the queen bee Regina George. But Cady soon learns the dark side of popularity when Regina sets her sights on ruining Cady's life. With the help of her outcast friends Janis and Damian, Cady must navigate the treacherous social landscape of high school while staying true to herself.

This comedic film is a musical adaptation of the original 2004 movie and the stage musical, both written by Tina Fey.

2. Lisa Frankenstein (2024)

Box Office Total :$9,774,285

Lisa, a misunderstood teenager with a penchant for all things goth, stumbles upon a chance to play mad scientist. Through a series of (possibly) horrific circumstances, she reanimates a handsome Victorian-era corpse. This reanimated gentleman becomes Lisa's unlikely companion. Together, they embark on a darkly comedic adventure that combines a search for love, acceptance, and perhaps a few missing body parts.

This teen comedy-horror, directed by Zelda Williams and written by Diablo Cody, explores themes of self-discovery, defying expectations, and the bonds of friendship (even with the undead).

3. Drive-Away Dolls (2024)

Box Office Total :$5,028,215

Jamie, a free spirit reeling from a breakup, and Marian, her more uptight friend, decide to break free from their routines and embark on a spontaneous road trip to Tallahassee. Their carefree adventure takes a sharp turn when they cross paths with a group of bumbling criminals. Forced to team up or face even bigger trouble, Jamie and Marian find themselves on a hilarious and thrilling escapade that tests their friendship and forces them to confront their own anxieties.

This comedic road movie, directed by Ethan Coen and written by Ethan Coen and Tricia Cooke, is known for its sharp wit, quirky characters, and unexpected twists.

4. Kung Fu Panda 4 (2024)

Box Office Total :$186,455,995

Po's journey continues! Having achieved Dragon Warrior mastery, Po is chosen to become the spiritual leader of the Valley of Peace. While grappling with his new responsibilities, a new threat emerges. A cunning sorceress with the power to shapeshift sets her sights on the Staff of Wisdom. Po must not only train a new Dragon Warrior to succeed him, but also team up with a quick-witted fox to face this magical menace. The film explores themes of leadership, finding strength in unexpected places, and the importance of legacy.

5. The Idea of You (2024)

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A divorced mom in her 40s gets swept up in a whirlwind romance with the lead singer of a super hot boy band, much to her teenage daughter's delight. Things get complicated when their age difference and his celebrity status become major obstacles.

6. Babes (2024)

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Babes is a 2024 American comedy film that follows two best friends, Eden and Dawn, as their lives take unexpected turns. Eden, a carefree single woman, decides to have a baby on her own after a one-night stand. Dawn, a married mother of two, finds her world turned upside down when her friend leans on her for support throughout her pregnancy.

The film explores the complexities of female friendship as Eden and Dawn navigate the challenges of motherhood, adulthood, and their ever-changing relationship. It is a hilarious and heartwarming story about the power of friendship and the messy, unpredictable realities of life.

7. Inside Out 2 (2024)

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Inside Out 2 picks up with Riley, who is now a teenager! Her emotions, Joy, Sadness, Anger, Fear, and Disgust, are still running the show inside her head. But things get shaken up when a new emotion arrives: Anxiety! Voiced by Maya Hawke, Anxiety promises to stir things up in Riley's emotional headquarters. The established emotions aren't sure how to handle this newcomer, and the film explores how they all learn to work together as Riley goes through the challenges of adolescence. There might even be more new emotions joining the crew! This sequel to the beloved Pixar film is sure to be an emotional rollercoaster, in a good way.

8. The Fabulous Four (2024)

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Four college friends, all women, reunite for a surprise wedding in Key West, Florida. The trip becomes a journey down memory lane filled with laughter, rekindled friendships, and a dash of unexpected romance. It's a comedic look at how lifelong bonds can weather the storms of life and emerge stronger.

9. A Family Affair (2024)

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Zara's life gets turned upside down when her movie star boss, Chris, falls in love with her mom instead of her. A Family Affair is a romantic comedy filled with laughter and awkward situations as they navigate this unexpected romance.

10. My Old Ass (2024)

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On the cusp of adulthood, Elliott grapples with love and self-discovery during a wild summer. A psychedelic trip throws her a curveball: a face-to-face encounter with her future 39-year-old self. This encounter with her older self, played by Aubrey Plaza (known for her comedic roles), becomes a guide as Elliott tackles first love and the bittersweet goodbyes of leaving home for college. My Old Ass (2024) is a coming-of-age story that mixes humor and heart.