Best Comedy Movies of 1932


Trouble in Paradise

8.0/10 IMDB

Thief Gaston Monescu and pickpocket Lily are partners in crime and love. Working for perfume company executive Mariette Colet, the two crooks decide to combine their criminal talents to rob their employer. Under the alias of Monsieur Laval, Gaston uses his position as Mariette's personal secretary to become closer to her. However, he takes things too far when he actually falls in love with Mariette, and has to choose between her and Lily.

Starring: Miriam Hopkins, Kay Francis, Herbert Marshall, Charles Ruggles, Edward Everett Horton, C. Aubrey Smith, Robert Greig, Luis Alberni, Gino Corrado, George Humbert ..
Directed by: Ernst Lubitsch
Release date: 1932-10-30
Best Comedy Movies of 1932 : The Music Box

The Music Box

8.0/10 IMDB

The Laurel & Hardy Moving Co. have a challenging job on their hands (and backs): hauling a player piano up a monumental flight of stairs to Prof. von Schwarzenhoffen's house. Their task is complicated by a sassy nursemaid and, unbeknownst to them, the impatient Prof. von Schwarzenhoffen himself. But the biggest problem is the force of gravity, which repeatedly pulls the piano back down to the bottom of the stairs.

Starring: Stan Laurel, Oliver Hardy, Dinah, Billy Gilbert, William Gillespie, Charlie Hall, Lilyan Irene, Sam Lufkin, Hazel Howell ..
Directed by: James Parrott
Release date: 1932-04-16

Horse Feathers

7.6/10 IMDB

Quincy Adams Wagstaff, the new president of Huxley U, hires bumblers Baravelli and Pinky to help his school win the big football game against rival Darwin U.

Starring: Groucho Marx, Harpo Marx, Chico Marx, Zeppo Marx, Thelma Todd, David Landau, Bobby Barber, Reginald Barlow, Vince Barnett, Sheila Bromley ..
Directed by: Norman Z. McLeod
Release date: 1932-08-19
Best Comedy Movies of 1932 : Scram!


7.5/10 IMDB

Ordered out of town by angry Judge Beaumont, vagrants Stanley and Oliver meet a congenial drunk who invites them to stay at his luxurious mansion. The drunk can't find his key, but the boys find a way in, sending the surprised woman inside into a faint.

Starring: Stan Laurel, Oliver Hardy, Richard Cramer, Arthur Housman, Vivien Oakland, Wilson Benge, Charles Dorety, Sam Lufkin, Charles McMurphy, Baldwin Cooke ..
Directed by: Ray McCarey, Lloyd French, Jack Lloyd
Release date: 1932-09-10
Best Comedy Movies of 1932 : Helpmates


7.8/10 IMDB

Ollie's house is a mess after a wild party from the previous night. Ollie receives a telegram from his wife (who is on vacation in Chicago), which tells him that she is returning home in the afternoon. Fearing his wife's wrath he calls Stan over to help him clean up. Things go downhill and they make more mess not less.

Starring: Stan Laurel, Oliver Hardy, Blanche Payson, Bobby Burns, Bob Callahan ..
Directed by: James Parrott
Release date: 1932-01-23
Best Comedy Movies of 1932 : Towed in a Hole

Towed in a Hole

7.8/10 IMDB

Although they are successful fishmongers, Stan convinces Ollie that they should become fishermen too, but making a boat seaworthy isn't an easy task.

Starring: Stan Laurel, Oliver Hardy, Billy Gilbert ..
Directed by: George Marshall
Release date: 1932-12-31
Best Comedy Movies of 1932 : One Way Passage

One Way Passage

7.5/10 IMDB

A terminally ill woman and a debonair murderer facing execution meet and fall in love on a trans-Pacific crossing, each without knowing the other's secret.

Starring: William Powell, Kay Francis, Aline MacMahon, Frank McHugh, Warren Hymer, Frederick Burton, Glen Cavender, Mike Donlin, Stanley Fields, Willie Fung ..
Directed by: Tay Garnett
Release date: 1932-10-04
Best Comedy Movies of 1932 : Pack Up Your Troubles

Pack Up Your Troubles

7.3/10 IMDB

The story begins in 1917 with Stan and Ollie being drafted into the U.S. Army to fight in World War I. While in the Army, the pair befriend a man named Eddie Smith, who is killed by the enemy during a battle. After the war is over, Stan and Ollie venture to New York City, where they begin a quest to reunite Eddie's little daughter with her rightful family. The task proves both monumental and problematic as the boys discover just how many people in New York have the last name Smith.

Starring: Stan Laurel, Oliver Hardy, James Finlayson, Don Dillaway, Jacquie Lyn, Mary Carr, Richard Cramer, Adele Watson, Tom Kennedy, Charles Middleton ..
Directed by: George Marshall, Raymond McCarey, Harry Black, Lloyd French
Release date: 1932-09-16
Best Comedy Movies of 1932 : County Hospital

County Hospital

7.4/10 IMDB

Ollie is in the hospital with a broken leg. When Stan comes to visit him, total chaos ensues.

Starring: Stan Laurel, Oliver Hardy, Billy Gilbert, May Wallace, William Austin, Estelle Etterre, Lilyan Irene, Dorothy Layton, Sam Lufkin ..
Directed by: James Parrott
Release date: 1932-06-25
Best Comedy Movies of 1932 : Their First Mistake

Their First Mistake

7.4/10 IMDB

Mrs Hardy is annoyed that her husband Oliver seems to spend more time with his friend Stanley than with her. After a furious argument, Mrs Hardy says that she is through if Ollie goes out with Stan again. Stan suggests that Ollie adopts a baby, which he does. Unfortunately, his wife has left their apartment on returning, and a process server delivers a paper informing Ollie that she is suing him for divorce, naming Stan as correspondent. The boys are now left to look after the infant on their own.

Starring: Stan Laurel, Oliver Hardy, Mae Busch, Billy Gilbert, Marjorie Campbell, George Marshall ..
Directed by: George Marshall
Release date: 1932-11-05

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