Comedy is one of the most famous genres of all times. From situational to slapstick comedies, filmmakers around the world keep experimenting with funny content to make us laugh out loud. So, if you are looking for light-hearted moments these days, we suggest you to watch comedy movies on Netflix. Yes, we are talking about the best comedy movies on Netflix available right now. Fret not, you don’t have to scratch your heads to pick most funniest movies on Netflix, we will help you out.

We have curated best comedies on Netflix that you can add to your watchlist. Not just desi comedy films, the list also contains funny Hollywood movies on Netflix. Phir Hera Pheri, The Hangover, Chup Chup Ke, and We’re The Millers, it features all the good comedy movies on Netflix.

S.No.Movie NameYearIMDb Rating
1.Phir Hera Pheri 20067.2
2.Don’t Mess Up with the Zohan20085.6
3.Chennai Express20136.1
4.3 Idiots20098.4
5.Chillar Party20117.5
6.Chup Chup Ke20066.9
7.Welcome20077
8.Sex Tape20145.1
9.Just Friends20056.2
10.The Dictator20126.4
11.Kung Fu Panda20087.6
12.Pineapple Express20086.9
13.Get Him to the Greek20106.3
14.Austin Powers: International Man of Mystery19977
15.The Hangover20097.7
16.Step Brothers20086.9
17.Between Two Ferns: The Movie20196.1
18.Always Be My Maybe20196.8
19.Wine Country20195.5
20.The Edge of Seventeen20167.3
21.Set It Up20186.5
22.Harold & Kumar Go To White Castle20047
23.The Longest Yard 20056.4
24.Dolemite is My Name 20197.2
25.Isn’t It Romantic20195.9
26.Life Of The Party20185.6
27.Wedding Crashers20057
28.Get Smart20086.5
29.The Other Guys20106.6
30.Due Date20106.5
31.Horrible Bosses20116.9
32.Yes Man20086.8
33.We’re The Millers20137
34.The Interview20146.5
35.Death at a Funeral20077.3
36.Zombieland20097.6
37.Game Night20186.9
38.Dumb and Dumber19947.3
39.Lyle, Lyle, Crocodile20226.1
40.Delhi Belly20117.5
41.The Boss Baby20176.3
42.Munna Bhai MBBS20038.1
43.Cirkus20225.1
44.Ante Sundharaniki20227.6
45.Doctor G20226.7
List Of Comedy Movies On Netflix

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Action-comedy movies on Netflix

1. You Don’t Mess with the Zohan (2008)

IMDb rating: 5.6

Revenue: $204.3 million

Cast: Adam Sandler and Emmanuelle Chriqui

You Don’t Mess With The Zohan is a satirical comedy film which showcases a story of Israeli army counter-terrorist who fakes his own death to become a hairstylist in New York. Watch this comedy movie for Adam Sandler.

comedy movies on netflix
comedy movies on netflix

2. Chennai Express (2013)

IMDb rating: 6.1

Revenue: ₹395 crore

Cast: Shah Rukh Khan and Deepika Padukone

Watch Chennai Express on Netflix for Shah Rukh Khan and Deepika Padukone. This has action, romance, comedy, emotions…every masala element that you wish for. Hop on to their train journey and have some Lungi Dance.

comedy movies on netflix
comedy movies on netflix

3. Kung Fu Panda (2008)

IMDb rating: 7.6

Revenue: $631.7 million

Cast: Jack Black, Dustin Hoffman, and Angelina Jolie

This martial arts comedy about Po is not just funny but is super cute too. Find this silly, colourful, and vivacious panda learning martial arts in the most comical way.   

comedy movies on netflix
comedy movies on netflix

4. Pineapple Express (2008)

IMDb rating: 6.9

Revenue: $102.4 million

Cast: Seth Rogan, James Franco, and Gary Cole

A lazy stoner runs with his dealer after witnessing a murder of a corrupt cop while being super stoned.  

comedy movies on netflix
comedy movies on netflix

5. Get Smart (2008)

IMDb rating: 6.5

Revenue: $230.7 million

Cast: Steve Carell, Anne Hathaway, and Dwayne Johnson

A very unusual pair of secret agents who end up together on a mission to find a terrorist group. 

comedy movies on netflix
comedy movies on netflix

6. The Other Guys (2010)

IMDb rating: 6.6

Revenue: $170.9 million

Cast: Will Ferrell, Mark Wahlberg, and Eva Mendes

Two peculiar cops are forced to step into the spotlight after the mysterious death of the two most popular officers on the force.

comedy movies on netflix
comedy movies on netflix

7. The Interview (2014)

IMDb rating: 6.5

Revenue: $12.3 million

Cast: James Franco and Seth Rogen

A US TV anchor and his producer score an interview with North Korean dictator Kim Jon-un and the journey after that is something no one can imagine.

comedy movies on netflix
comedy movies on netflix

8. Game Night (2018)

IMDb rating: 6.9

Revenue: $117.7 million

Cast: Jason Bateman and Rachel McAdams

When a normal game night with friends turns out to be a real life threatening game, it sure gets dangerous.

comedy movies on netflix
comedy movies on netflix

9. Delhi Belly (2011)

IMDb rating: 7.5

Revenue: ₹91.19 crore

Cast: Imran Khan, Vir Das, and Kunaal Roy Kapur

This action-comedy film takes you to the journey of three roommates, Tashi, Nitin, and Arup, who share a shady apartment in Delhi. Their story takes a hilarious turn after Arup mixes two packages and gives the wrong one to gangster Somayajulu. Spoiler alert: It contains Nitin’s stool sample.

comedy movies on netflix
comedy movies on netflix

Family comedy movies on Netflix

10. Phir Hera Pheri (2006)

IMDb rating: 7.2

Revenue: ₹69.12 crore

Cast: Akshay Kumar, Suniel Shetty, and Paresh Rawal

Phir Hera Pheri, the second installment of Hera Pheri franchise, will tickle your bones even harder than the original movie. Watch the 2016 comedy film on Netflix to relive Raju, Shyam, and Baburao’s hilarious camaraderie as the trio gets more desperate to become rich.

comedy movies on netflix
comedy movies on netflix

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11. 3 Idiots (2009)

IMDb rating: 8.4

Revenue: ₹349 crore

Cast: Aamir Khan, Sharman Joshi, and R Madhavan

If you like college-themed movies, then 3 Idiots is just for you. Watch it for Rancho, Raju, and Farhan’s sweet friendship. These ‘idiots’ will surely make you laugh out loud. Rancho challenging our education system with a pinch of humour is the highlight of this film.

comedy movies on netflix
comedy movies on netflix

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12. Chillar Party (2011)

IMDb rating: 7.5

Revenue: ₹5.5 crore

Cast: Araav Khanna, Irfan Khan, Naman Jain

This ‘chillar party’ cracks all the kids’ jokes that you will end up laughing with. Don’t miss how they literally design fake potty and keep it on a car. Janghya is the funniest character out of all.

comedy movies on netflix
comedy movies on netflix

13. Chup Chup Ke (2006)

IMDb rating: 6.9

Revenue: ₹25.58 crore

Cast: Shahid Kapoor and Kareena Kapoor

If you love Priyadarshan movies, then add Chup Chup Ke to your watchlist. Watch this funny film on Netflix for Gundya and Bandya’s hilarious camaraderie. Paresh Rawal and Rajpal Yadav are the highlights of this comedy movie.

comedy movies on netflix
comedy movies on netflix

Also Read: Brilliant Comedy Movies To Watch

14. Welcome (2007)

IMDb rating: 7

Revenue: ₹1.19 crore

Cast: Akshay Kumar and Katrina Kaif

Hands down, this is one of the funniest movies from Akshay Kumar’s filmography. While Akshay’s character Rajeev manages to make us laugh at times, Uday Shetty and Majnu will tickle your bones the most. And don’t miss Feroz Khan as he says, ‘Abhi hum zinda hain’.

comedy movies on netflix
comedy movies on netflix

15. The Dictator (2012)

IMDb rating: 6.4

Revenue: $179.4 million

Cast: Sacha Baron Cohen, Anna Faris, and Ben Kingsley

When the dictator of Wadiya, General Aladeen accidentally ends up becoming a common man in the US, there’s a lot of trouble he gets into. 

comedy movies on netflix
comedy movies on netflix

16. Get Him to the Geek (2010)

IMDb rating: 6.3

Revenue: $91.7 million

Cast: Jonah Hill, Russell Brand, and Elizabeth Moss

Check out a record label talent scout trying to get a musician to LA from London to his concert. The entire journey in between is hilarious. 

comedy movies on netflix
comedy movies on netflix

17. Austin Powers: International Man of Mystery (1997)

IMDb rating: 7

Revenue: $67.7 million

Cast: Mike Myers, Elizabeth Hurley, Michael York

The hit comedy about a British spy who freezes himself until his archnemesis Dr. Evil returns. Well, what’s better than that?

comedy movies on netflix
comedy movies on netflix

18. The Hangover (2009)

IMDb rating: 7.7

Revenue: $469.3 million

Cast: Bradley Cooper, Zach Galifianakis, and Ed Helms

Four friends go on a bachelor trip. But the trip turns out be super messy when the groom-to-be gets kidnapped on this trip. 

comedy movies on netflix
comedy movies on netflix

19. Step Brothers (2008)

IMDb rating: 6.9

Revenue: $128.1 million

Cast: Will Ferrell and John C. Reilly

What happens when two 30-year-olds with no life have to suddenly share a room just because their parents get married to each other? It’s damn funny. 

comedy movies on netflix
comedy movies on netflix

Also Read: Brilliant Comedy Movies To Watch

20. Between Two Ferns: The Movie (2019)

IMDb rating: 6.1

Revenue: N/A

Cast: Zach Galifianakis and Lauren Lapkus

If you thought Zach Galifianakis’s awkward web series was the only thing that can make you crack up, then you have to watch this movie on Netflix.

comedy movies on netflix
comedy movies on netflix

21. Wine Country (2019)

IMDb rating: 5.5

Revenue: N/A

Cast: Amy Poehler, Rachel Dratch, and Ana Gasteyer

A couple of girlfriends take a trip to the wine country to celebrate one of their friend’s birthday. But the fun begins when they start realizing how all of them have a very weird way of dealing with things. 

comedy movies on netflix
comedy movies on netflix

22. The Edge of Seventeen (2016)

IMDb rating: 7.3

Revenue: $19.4 million

Cast: Hailee Steinfeld, Woody Harrelson, and Kyra Sedgwick

A hilarious comedy that shows an awkward teenager who experiences high school in the most embarrassing way. 

comedy movies on netflix
comedy movies on netflix

23. Harold & Kumar Go To White Castle (2004)

IMDb rating: 7

Revenue: $23.9 million

Cast: John Cho, Kal Penn, and Neil Patrick Harris

The first movie from the series where two stoned guys just want to get a burger and end up getting into a lot of trouble.

comedy movies on netflix
comedy movies on netflix

24. The Longest Yard (2005)

IMDb rating: 6.4

Revenue: $191.5 million

Cast: Adam Sandler, Chris Rock, and James Cromwell

A pro football player ends up in jail and has to deal with all sorts of prison politics and make use of his talent to survive. 

comedy movies on netflix
comedy movies on netflix

25. Dolemite Is My Name (2019)

IMDb rating: 7.2

Revenue: N/A

Cast: Eddie Murphy and Keegan Michael Key

A film about a comedian who aimed to bring his hit standup character “Dolemite” to the masses by writing, producing, and starring in an extremely low-budget film.

comedy movies on netflix
comedy movies on netflix

26. Life of the Party (2018)

IMDb rating: 5.6

Revenue: $65.9 million

Cast: Melissa McCarthy and Molly Gordon

A divorced woman enrolls in the same college as her daughter and it surely gets awkward for her when the mother gets more popular. 

comedy movies on netflix
comedy movies on netflix

27. Due Date (2010)

IMDb rating: 6.5

Revenue: $211.8 million

Cast: Robert Downey Jr. and Zach Galifianakis

Just before his wife’s due date for pregnancy, Peter somehow becomes a part of the ‘no-fly’ list. He has to drive through the country with a very weird stranger making the journey a whole lot weirder. 

comedy movies on netflix
comedy movies on netflix

28. Horrible Bosses (2011)

IMDb rating: 6.9

Revenue: $209.6 million

Cast: Jason Bateman, Charlie Day, Jason Sudeikis, and Jennifer Aniston

Bosses can be demanding. But if you hire someone to ‘mysteriously’ kill them, then know that stuff is going to get real twisted afterwards.

comedy movies on netflix
comedy movies on netflix

29. We’re The Millers (2013)

IMDb rating: 7

Revenue: $270 million

Cast: Jennifer Aniston, Jason Sudeikis, and Emma Roberts

A made-up family goes all the way to Mexico to smuggle drugs. The problem arrives when this fake family gets into a lot of trouble on the way.

comedy movies on netflix
comedy movies on netflix

30. Death At A Funeral (2007)

IMDb rating: 7.3

Revenue: $46.8 million

Cast: Ewen Bremner and Peter Dinklage

A son plans his father’s funeral. But it turns out to be another fiasco when someone else dies at the same funeral.

comedy movies on netflix
comedy movies on netflix

31. Dumb and Dumber (1994)

IMDb rating: 7.3

Revenue: $247.3 million

Cast: Jim Carrey and Jeff Daniels

A dumb limo driver and his dumber friend go on a cross country trip to return a suitcase to a woman who leaves a briefcase at an airport.

comedy movies on netflix
comedy movies on netflix

32. Lyle, Lyle, Crocodile (2022)

IMDb rating: 6.1

Revenue: $104.1 million

Cast: Shawn Mendes, Javier Bardem, and Constance WU

Ever witnessed a crocodile sing? If this sounds interesting, watch this comedy movie as Lyle, the crocodile explores its singing talent while making you laugh out loud. Lyle will surely entertain you.

comedy movies on netflix
comedy movies on netflix

33. The Boss Baby (2017)

IMDb rating: 6.3

Revenue: $528 million

Cast: Alec Baldwin, Steve Buscemi, Jimmy Kimmel, and Lisa Kudrow

Imagine a baby having a mind of an adult. Well, that’s pretty much what The Boss Baby boasts of. Watch this computer-animated comedy film for Alec Baldwin. Baldwin plays the role of Ted Templeton, the infant who gains power of behaving like an adult after drinking a ‘secret baby formula’.

comedy movies on netflix
comedy movies on netflix

34. Munna Bhai MBBS (2003)

IMDb rating: 8.1

Revenue: ₹36.28 crore

Cast: Sanjay Dutt, Arshad Warsi, Gracy Singh, and Boman Irani

Munna Bhai, the Mumbai goon impersonates as a doctor to impress his parents but fails after Dr. Asthana reveals the secret to them. He then takes admission in a medical institution where Dr. Asthana is the dean only to tease him and seek revenge. Munna Bhai’s camaraderie with his sidekick, Circuit is the highlight.

comedy movies on netflix
comedy movies on netflix

35. Cirkus (2022)

IMDb rating: 5.1

Revenue: est. ₹61.47 crore

Cast: Ranveer Singh, Varun Sharma, Pooja Hegde, and Jacqueline Fernandez

If you like watching Rohit Shetty’s comedies, then you can give Cirkus a try. Based on William Shakespeare’s play, The Comedy of Errors, this Ranveer Singh-starrer is all about two identical twins getting mixed up.

comedy movies on netflix
comedy movies on netflix

36. Doctor G (2022)

IMDb rating: 6.7

Revenue: ₹38.78 crore

Cast: Ayushmann Khurrana and Rakul Preet Singh

Watch how Dr. Uday Gupta, a medical student, who wishes to pursue orthopaedics, ends up opting for gynaecology. The movie explores how men perceive gynaecology as a women-specific branch and manages to break the stereotype.

comedy movies on netflix
comedy movies on netflix

Romantic comedy movies on Netflix

37. Sex Tape (2014)

IMDb rating: 5.1

Revenue: $126.1 million

Cast: Cameron Diaz and Jason Segel

Cameron Diaz and Jason Segel plays a married couple, Annie and Jay, who wish to spice up their sex life as they record a sex tape. But guess what? Their clip gets synchronised to various iPads leading to hilarious turn of events.

comedy movies on netflix
comedy movies on netflix

38. Just Friends (2005)

IMDb rating: 6.2

Revenue: $50.9 million

Cast: Ryan Reynolds and Amy Smart

An underrated romantic comedy about a fat guy named Chris Brander who is stuck in the friend zone with his best friend. But he finally gets a chance to get out of it a decade later. 

comedy movies on netflix
comedy movies on netflix

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39. Always Be My Maybe (2019)

IMDb rating: 6.8

Revenue: N/A

Cast: Randall Park and Ali Wong

A film about a pair of teenaged best friends who have since drifted apart and somehow managed to get back in each other’s lives once more in adulthood in some very weird circumstances. 

comedy movies on netflix
comedy movies on netflix

40. Set It Up (2018)

IMDb rating: 6.5

Revenue: $10.2 million

Cast: Zoey Deutch, Glen Powell, Taye Diggs, and Lucy Liu

A romantic comedy about two assistants who decided to set up their respective bosses in order to just get some free time away from their tiring jobs. 

comedy movies on netflix
comedy movies on netflix

41. Isn’t It Romantic (2019)

IMDb rating: 5.9

Revenue: $48.8 million

Cast: Rebel Wilson, Liam Hemsworth, Adam Devine, and Priyanka Chopra

What happens if you wake up one day and your entire life turns into a romantic comedy? Find it out in this movie. 

comedy movies on netflix
comedy movies on netflix

42. Wedding Crashers (2005)

IMDb rating: 7

Revenue: $288.5 million

Cast: Owen Wilson, Vince Vaughn, Christopher Walken, and Rachel McAdams

What’s a better place to find beautiful women other than weddings? Two strangers crash weddings and enjoy to the fullest until they get caught.

comedy movies on netflix
comedy movies on netflix

43. Yes Man (2008)

IMDb rating: 6.8

Revenue: $223.2 million

Cast: Jim Carrey, Zooey Deschanel, and Bradley Cooper

A guy who goes through a rough divorce and in some weird circumstances starts saying yes to literally anything.

comedy movies on netflix
comedy movies on netflix

44. Ante Sundharaniki (2022)

IMDb rating: 7.6

Revenue: est. ₹38-29 crore

Cast: Nani and Nazriya Nazim

This Telugu romantic-comedy film is all about how an inter-faith couple, Sundar and Leela try to convince their parents through lies. While Sundar hails from Brahmin family, Leela is a Christian. Watch it for Nani.

comedy movies on netflix
comedy movies on netflix

Horror comedy movies on netflix

45. Zombieland (2008)

IMDb rating: 7.6

Revenue: $102.4 million

Cast: Woody Harrelson, Jesse Eisenberg, and Emma Stone

The only four people alive during a zombie apocalypse have to do anything to remain alive.

comedy movies on netflix
comedy movies on netflix

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Frequently Asked Questions:

Q: Who is the tall man in Phir Hera Pheri?

A: As per IMDb’s website, the headless giant man shown in Phir Hera Pheri was played by Jagdeep Singh.

Q: What is the cost of Netflix subscription?

A: Rs.1,499 (Basic plan), Rs. 2,499 (Standard plan), Rs. 3,999 (Standard plan), and Rs. 8,499 (Premium plan), reports Fonearena.

Q: Which is one of the funniest movies on Netflix?

A: Pineapple Express is one of the hilarious comedies available on Netflix.

Q: Who does Jeet marry in Chup Chup Ke?

A: While Jeet is about to get married to Pooja, she changes her mind and tells him to marry Shruti instead.

Q: Is You Don’t Mess with the Zohan based on a true story?

A: According to IMDb, Adam Sandler’s character Zohan was loosely based on Nezi Arbib, a hairstylist and former Israeli soldier in Solana Beach, California. 

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