Best Comedy Movies of 1969


Support Your Local Sheriff!

7.5/10 IMDB

A quick-witted drifter wanders into a lawless town in the midst of a gold rush. Shocked by the prices of food and meals he reluctantly takes the job of sheriff by amazing the Mayor with his lightning quick, dead eye pistol accuracy. He makes the town council know that he is really just passing through on his way to Australia and he will pull up and leave anytime he chooses (including at the first sign of real trouble). His first day on the job he takes on the biggest, meanest ranching family and meets his klutzy love interest.

Starring: James Garner, Joan Hackett, Walter Brennan, Harry Morgan, Jack Elam, Henry Jones, Bruce Dern, Willis Bouchey, Gene Evans, Walter Burke ..
Directed by: Burt Kennedy
Release date: 1969-03-26

Cactus Flower

7.2/10 IMDB

Distraught when her middle-aged lover breaks a date with her, 21-year-old Toni Simmons attempts suicide. Impressed by her action, her lover, dentist Julian Winston reconsiders marrying Toni, but he worries about her insistence on honesty. Having fabricated a wife and three children, Julian readily accepts when his devoted nurse, Stephanie, who has secretly loved Julian for years, offers to act as his wife and demand a divorce.

Starring: Walter Matthau, Ingrid Bergman, Goldie Hawn, Jack Weston, Rick Lenz, Vito Scotti, Irene Hervey, Eve Bruce, Irwin Charone, Matthew Saks ..
Directed by: Gene Saks
Release date: 1969-12-16

Take the Money and Run

7.2/10 IMDB

Virgil Starkwell is intent on becoming a notorious bank robber. Unfortunately for Virgil and his not-so-budding career, he is completely incompetent.

Starring: Woody Allen, Janet Margolin, Marcel Hillaire, Jacquelyn Hyde, Lonny Chapman, Jan Merlin, James Anderson, Howard Storm, Mark Gordon, Micil Murphy ..
Directed by: Woody Allen
Release date: 1969-08-18

Hello, Dolly!

7.0/10 IMDB

Dolly Levi is a strong-willed matchmaker who travels to Yonkers, New York in order to see the miserly "well-known unmarried half-a-millionaire" Horace Vandergelder. In doing so, she convinces his niece, his niece's intended, and Horace's two clerks to travel to New York City.

Starring: Barbra Streisand, Walter Matthau, Michael Crawford, Louis Armstrong, Marianne McAndrew, Danny Lockin, Joyce Ames, Tommy Tune, David Hurst, Fritz Feld ..
Directed by: Gene Kelly
Release date: 1969-12-12

The Italian Job

7.2/10 IMDB

Charlie's got a 'job' to do. Having just left prison he finds one of his friends has attempted a high-risk job in Torino, Italy, right under the nose of the mafia. Charlie's friend doesn't get very far, so Charlie takes over the 'job'. Using three Mini Coopers, a couple of Jaguars, and a bus, he hopes to bring Torino to a standstill, steal a fortune in gold and escape in the chaos.

Starring: Michael Caine, Noël Coward, Benny Hill, Margaret Blye, Raf Vallone, Tony Beckley, Rossano Brazzi, Irene Handl, John Le Mesurier, Fred Emney ..
Directed by: Peter Collinson
Release date: 1969-06-02

Paint Your Wagon

6.6/10 IMDB

A Michigan farmer and a prospector form a partnership in the California gold country. Their adventures include buying and sharing a wife, hijacking a stage, kidnapping six prostitutes, and turning their mining camp into a boom town. Along the way there is plenty of drinking, gambling, and singing. They even find time to do some creative gold mining.

Starring: Lee Marvin, Clint Eastwood, Jean Seberg, Harve Presnell, Ray Walston, Tom Ligon, Alan Dexter, William O'Connell, Robert Easton, Geoffrey Norman ..
Directed by: Joshua Logan
Release date: 1969-10-15

A Boy Named Charlie Brown

7.3/10 IMDB

Poor Charlie Brown. He can't fly a kite, and he always loses in baseball. Having his faults projected onto a screen by Lucy doesn't help him much either. Against the sage advice and taunting of the girls in his class, he volunteers for the class spelling bee...and wins!

Starring: Peter Robbins, Pamelyn Ferdin, Glenn Gilger, Andy Pforsich, Sally Dryer, Ann Altieri, Bill Melendez, Ann Altieri, Erin Sullivan, David Carey ..
Directed by: Bill Melendez
Release date: 1969-12-04
Best Comedy Movies of 1969 : Bambi Meets Godzilla

Bambi Meets Godzilla

6.9/10 IMDB

Bambi is nibbling the grass, unaware of the upcoming encounter with Godzilla. Who will win when they finally meet?

Directed by: Marv Newland
Release date: 1969-01-01
Best Comedy Movies of 1969 : Blaze Glory

Blaze Glory

8.3/10 IMDB

A stop-motion parody of the Western genre.

Starring: Chuck Menville, Genadee Cook, Len Janson ..
Directed by: Len Janson, Chuck Menville
Release date: 1969-12-21

It Was a Short Summer, Charlie Brown

7.3/10 IMDB

School is out for the summer and Charlie Brown, Linus, Schroeder and Pig Pen are planning to spend it reading every comic book, watching television, practicing ballplay, and classical music, and having clean thoughts. However, Lucy tells them that she signed them up for camp. The girls are eager to go, but the boys hate the idea.(Linus adding that its like finding out that he was drafted.) The boys shove each other to get on the bus, while the girls line up in order. At camp, Charlie Brown is chosen captain of the boys camp. The boys and girls have a swim race which the girls win easily. Then they have a softball game, which the boys lose with only one run. Other competitions are just as lopsided. Afterwards, the boys sit around the campfire and reflect on how miserable they are. In one scene, the colors of the shirts of Schroder and Linus are mixed up during this scene.

Starring: Peter Robbins, Pamelyn Ferdin, Glenn Gilger, Glenn Gilger, Ann Altieri, David Carey, John Daschback, Christopher DeFaria, Gail DeFaria, Sally Dryer ..
Directed by: Bill Melendez
Release date: 1969-09-27
Best Comedy Movies of 1969 : Dick Van Dyke and the Other Woman

Dick Van Dyke and the Other Woman

7.8/10 IMDB

An enchanting variety special which reunites Dick Van Dyke and Mary Tyler Moore in song and dance. Numbers include "On The Other Hand", "Life Is Like A Situation Comedy", "Food Medley", "Do You Love Me?". Moore's participation in this special led directly to her being offered her own series by the network . This was the beloved "The Mary Tyler Moore Show".

Starring: Dick Van Dyke, Mary Tyler Moore, Morey Amsterdam, Rose Marie, Douglas Denoff ..
Directed by: Dean Whitmore
Release date: 1969-04-13

The Computer Wore Tennis Shoes

5.9/10 IMDB

Some college students manage to persuade the town's big businessman, A. J. Arno, to donate a computer to their college. When the problem- student, Dexter Riley, tries to fix the computer, he gets an electric shock and his brain turns to a computer; now he remembers everything he reads. Unfortunately, he also remembers information which was in the computer's memory, like Arno's illegal businesses..

Starring: Kurt Russell, Cesar Romero, Joe Flynn, William Schallert, Alan Hewitt, Richard Bakalyan, Debbie Paine, Frank Webb, Michael McGreevey, Jon Provost ..
Directed by: Robert Butler
Release date: 1969-12-29

Sweet Charity

6.9/10 IMDB

Taxi dancer, Charity continues to have faith in the human race despite apparently endless disappointments at its hands, and hope that she will finally meet the nice young man to romance her away from her sleazy life.

Starring: Shirley MacLaine, John McMartin, Ricardo Montalban, Sammy Davis Jr., Chita Rivera, Paula Kelly, Stubby Kaye, Barbara Bouchet, Suzanne Charney, Alan Hewitt ..
Directed by: Bob Fosse
Release date: 1969-02-25

The Secret of Santa Vittoria

7.3/10 IMDB

During World War II, Italian villagers hide their wine from the German army.

Starring: Anthony Quinn, Anna Magnani, Giancarlo Giannini, Virna Lisi, Hardy Krüger, Wolfgang Jansen, Peter Kuiper, Sergio Franchi, Renato Rascel, Patrizia Valturri ..
Directed by: Stanley Kramer
Release date: 1969-01-01
Best Comedy Movies of 1969 : Dastardly and Muttley and Their Flying Machines

Dastardly and Muttley and Their Flying Machines

7.1/10 IMDB

Directed by: William Hanna, Joseph Barbera
Release date: 1969-09-13

Bob & Carol & Ted & Alice

6.7/10 IMDB

After returning to Los Angeles from a group therapy session, documentary filmmaker Bob Sanders and his wife, Carol, find themselves becoming vigilante couples counselors, offering unsolicited advice to their best friends, Ted and Alice Henderson. Not wanting to be rude, the Hendersons play along, but some latent sexual tension among the four soon comes bubbling to the surface, and long-buried desires don't stay buried for long.

Starring: Natalie Wood, Robert Culp, Elliott Gould, Dyan Cannon, Horst Ebersberg, Lee Bergere, Donald F. Muhich, Noble Lee Holderread Jr., K.T. Stevens, Celeste Yarnall ..
Directed by: Paul Mazursky
Release date: 1969-09-17

Oh! What a Lovely War

7.0/10 IMDB

Satire about the First World War based on a stage musical of the same name, portraying the "Game of War" and focusing mainly on the members of one family (last name Smith) who go off to war. Much of the action in the movie revolves around the words of the marching songs of the soldiers, and many scenes portray some of the more famous (and infamous) incidents of the war, including the assassination of Duke Ferdinand, the Christmas meeting between British and German soldiers in no-mans-land, and the wiping out by their own side of a force of Irish soldiers newly arrived at the front, after successfully capturing a ridge that had been contested for some time.

Starring: Laurence Olivier, Vanessa Redgrave, Maggie Smith, John Mills, Corin Redgrave, Maurice Roëves, Ian Holm, Juliet Mills, Michael Bates, Edward Fox ..
Directed by: Richard Attenborough
Release date: 1969-03-10

Putney Swope

6.8/10 IMDB

Swope—the only black man on the executive board of an advertising firm—is accidentally put in charge after the death of the chairman.

Starring: Arnold Johnson, Stan Gottlieb, Allen Garfield, Archie Russell, Ramon Gordon, Bert Lawrence, Joe Madden, Robert Downey Sr., Antonio Fargas, Laura Greene ..
Directed by: Robert Downey Sr.
Release date: 1969-07-10
Best Comedy Movies of 1969 : How to Irritate People

How to Irritate People

6.8/10 IMDB

A pre-Monty Python mockumentary, written by and presented by John Cleese, that provides tips on learning how to irritate people.

Starring: John Cleese, Tim Brooke-Taylor, Graham Chapman, Michael Palin, Gillian Lind, Connie Booth, Dick Vosburgh ..
Directed by: Ian Fordyce
Release date: 1969-01-21

Hannibal Brooks

6.6/10 IMDB

A POW in World War II is put to work in a Munich zoo, looking after an Asian elephant. The zoo is bombed by the Americans and the director of the zoo decides it is not safe for his Asian elephant Lucy to remain there. So he sends Brooks to safety with Lucy. They escape and go on the run in order to get to Switzerland.

Starring: Oliver Reed, Michael J. Pollard, Wolfgang Preiss, Karin Baal, Helmuth Lohner, Peter Carsten, Ralf Wolter, Jürgen Draeger, Ernst Fritz Fürbringer ..
Directed by: Michael Winner
Release date: 1969-01-18
Best Comedy Movies of 1969 : Carry On Camping

Carry On Camping

6.6/10 IMDB

Sid and Bernie keep having their amorous intentions snubbed by their girlfriends Joan and Anthea, so when they decide to take them on a holiday to Paradise Camp, they think they're off to a nudist colony—but they couldn't be more wrong, and meet up with the weirdest bunch of campers you can imagine.

Starring: Sid James, Charles Hawtrey, Joan Sims, Kenneth Williams, Terry Scott, Barbara Windsor, Hattie Jacques, Bernard Bresslaw, Julian Holloway, Dilys Laye ..
Directed by: Gerald Thomas
Release date: 1969-05-29

The Reivers

6.7/10 IMDB

In turn-of-the-century Mississippi, an 11-year-old boy comes of age as two mischievous adult friends talk him into sneaking the family car out for a trip to Memphis and a series of adventures.

Starring: Steve McQueen, Sharon Farrell, Michael Constantine, Ruth White, Clifton James, Mitch Vogel, Diane Ladd, Rupert Crosse, Ellen Geer, Juano Hernández ..
Directed by: Mark Rydell
Release date: 1969-12-25

If It's Tuesday, This Must Be Belgium

6.3/10 IMDB

A group of travelers from the United States race through seven European countries in 18 days.

Starring: Suzanne Pleshette, Ian McShane, Mildred Natwick, Murray Hamilton, Sandy Baron, Michael Constantine, Marina Berti, Aubrey Morris, Hilarie Thompson, Luke Halpin ..
Directed by: Mel Stuart
Release date: 1969-04-24

The Assassination Bureau

6.4/10 IMDB

The Assassination Bureau has existed for decades (perhaps centuries) until Diana Rigg begins to investigate it. The high moral standing of the Bureau (only killing those who deserve it) is called into question by her. She puts out a contract for the Bureau to assassinate its leader on the eve of World War I.

Starring: Oliver Reed, Diana Rigg, Telly Savalas, Curd Jürgens, Philippe Noiret, Warren Mitchell, Beryl Reid, Clive Revill, Kenneth Griffith, Vernon Dobtcheff ..
Directed by: Basil Dearden
Release date: 1969-03-09
Best Comedy Movies of 1969 : The Madwoman of Chaillot

The Madwoman of Chaillot

6.0/10 IMDB

An eccentric Parisian woman's optimistic perception of life begins to sound more rational than the rather traditional beliefs of others.

Starring: Katharine Hepburn, Charles Boyer, Claude Dauphin, Edith Evans, John Gavin, Paul Henreid, Oskar Homolka, Yul Brynner, Richard Chamberlain, Donald Pleasence ..
Directed by: Bryan Forbes
Release date: 1969-10-12
Best Comedy Movies of 1969 : Carol Channing and Pearl Bailey: On Broadway

Carol Channing and Pearl Bailey: On Broadway

8.0/10 IMDB

"On Broadway" featured Carol Channing and Pearl Bailey, both red hot after their respective runs in the smash hit "Hello, Dolly!" on Broadway. The special was filmed on the stage of the Wintergarden Theater in New York and originally aired on ABC in 1969. Together the theatrical legends playfully perform some of their most popular hits, including 'A Little Girl from Little Rock,' 'Little Green Apples,' 'If My Friends Could See Me Now,' and 'Won't You Come Home, Bill Bailey.' Next, they perform an assortment of familiar showtunes including hits from "Guys and Dolls," "The Music Man," "Hello, Dolly!," and "Fiddler on the Roof." "On Broadway" is an entertaining step back in time.

Starring: Carol Channing, Pearl Bailey ..
Directed by: Clark Jones
Release date: 1969-03-16
Best Comedy Movies of 1969 : The Comic

The Comic

6.5/10 IMDB

An account of the rise and fall of a silent film comic, Billy Bright. The movie begins with his funeral, as he speaks from beyond the grave in a bitter tone about his fate, and takes us through his fame, as he ruins it with womanizing and drink, and his fall, as a lonely, bitter old man unable to reconcile his life's disappointments. The movie is based loosely on the life of Buster Keaton.

Starring: Dick Van Dyke, Michele Lee, Mickey Rooney, Cornel Wilde, Nina Wayne, Pert Kelton, Steve Allen, Ed Peck, Jeannine Riley, Gavin MacLeod ..
Directed by: Carl Reiner
Release date: 1969-11-19

Winter of the Witch

7.2/10 IMDB

The life of a witch is disrupted by the arrival of a boy and his mother. The intruders' presence makes her struggle to adjust to the modern world, and to change from bad to good witch. Based on the book "Old Black Witch" by Wende and Harry Devlin.

Starring: Hermione Gingold, Anna Strasberg, Burgess Meredith, Jack Manning, Roger Morgan, George M. Cohan Jr., Matherine Baht, Ethel Woodruff, Katharine Raht ..
Directed by: Gerald Herman
Release date: 1969-10-31

Age of Consent

6.4/10 IMDB

An elderly artist thinks he has become too stale and is past his prime. His friend (and agent) persuades him to go to an offshore island to try once more. On the island he re-discovers his muse in the form of a young girl.

Starring: James Mason, Helen Mirren, Jack MacGowran, Neva Carr-Glynn, Andonia Katsaros, Peggy Cass, Harold Hopkins, Slim DeGrey, Max Meldrum, Hudson Faucett ..
Directed by: Michael Powell
Release date: 1969-05-13
Best Comedy Movies of 1969 : Carry On Again Doctor

Carry On Again Doctor

6.2/10 IMDB

Dr. Nookey is disgraced and sent to a remote island hospital. He is given a secret slimming potion by a member of staff, Gladstone Screwer, and he flies back to England to fame and fortune. But others want to cash in on his good fortunes, and some just want him brought down a peg or two.

Starring: Sid James, Kenneth Williams, Charles Hawtrey, Jim Dale, Joan Sims, Barbara Windsor, Hattie Jacques, Patsy Rowlands, Peter Butterworth, Elizabeth Knight ..
Directed by: Gerald Thomas
Release date: 1969-12-05
Best Comedy Movies of 1969 : Me, Natalie

Me, Natalie

6.5/10 IMDB

Since she was a child, Natalie Miller has always thought she was an ugly ducking. Despite her mother's encouragement that she will grow up to be pretty, Natalie has never believed it will happen. She rents a Greenwich Village apartment from an eccentric landlady and gets a job at the Topless Bottom Club. She rides a motorcycle to work, decorates her loft with a moose head, and rides up and down a dumbwaiter to get to her apartment. There Natalie meets David an artist, and the two have a love affair before she discovers he is married.

Starring: Patty Duke, James Farentino, Martin Balsam, Nancy Marchand, Elsa Lanchester, Bob Balaban, Al Pacino, Salome Jens, Philip Sterling, Philip Sterling ..
Directed by: Fred Coe
Release date: 1969-07-13
Best Comedy Movies of 1969 : Monte Carlo or Bust!

Monte Carlo or Bust!

6.1/10 IMDB

Sequel to "Those Magnificent Men In Their Flying Machines". This time an international car rally from England to Monte Carlo provides the comedic farce.

Starring: Bourvil, Lando Buzzanca, Walter Chiari, Peter Cook, Tony Curtis, Mireille Darc, Marie Dubois, Gert Fröbe, Susan Hampshire, Jack Hawkins ..
Directed by: Ken Annakin
Release date: 1969-04-28

Alice's Restaurant

6.2/10 IMDB

After getting kicked out of college, Arlo decides to visit his friend Alice for Thanksgiving dinner. After dinner is over, Arlo volunteers to take the trash to the dump, but finds it closed for the holiday, so he just dumps the trash in the bottom of a ravine. This act of littering gets him arrested, and sends him on a bizarre journey that ends with him in front of the draft board.

Starring: Arlo Guthrie, Pat Quinn, James Broderick, Tina Chen, Geoff Outlaw, Michael McClanathan, Pete Seeger, Lee Hays, Kathleen Dabney, William Obanhein ..
Directed by: Arthur Penn
Release date: 1969-08-20
Best Comedy Movies of 1969 : Agent 77

Agent 77

5.2/10 IMDB

Starring: Angel Aaram, Ahmed Abaza, El-Deif Ahmed, Farid Shawqi, Angel Aram ..
Directed by: Niazi Mostafa
Release date: 1969-01-01

The Sterile Cuckoo

6.7/10 IMDB

Two students at neighboring colleges get swept up in first love. Pookie Adams, a kooky misfit with no family or friends, clings to the quiet and studious Jerry, who has the ability to make a choice of living in Pookie's private world or be accepted by the society that Pookie rejects. Unwittingly, it is through their awkward relationship that Pookie prepares Jerry for the world of "weirdos" that she doesn't fit into.

Starring: Liza Minnelli, Wendell Burton, Tim McIntire, Austin Green, Margaret Markov ..
Directed by: Alan J. Pakula
Release date: 1969-10-22

The Bed Sitting Room

6.1/10 IMDB

In the hazy aftermath of World War III, the fallout from a 'nuclear misunderstanding' is producing strange mutations amongst the survivors, and the noble Lord Fortnum finds himself transforming into a bed sitting room.

Starring: Rita Tushingham, Ralph Richardson, Peter Cook, Dudley Moore, Michael Hordern, Frank Thornton, Arthur Lowe, Mona Washbourne, Spike Milligan, Roy Kinnear ..
Directed by: Richard Lester
Release date: 1969-06-01

Goodbye, Columbus

6.4/10 IMDB

A Jewish man and a jewish woman meet and while attracted to each other find that their worlds are very different. She is the archetypical Jewish-American-Princess, very emotionally involved with her parents world and the world they have created for her while he is much less dependent on his family. They begin an affair which brings more differences to the surface.

Starring: Richard Benjamin, Ali MacGraw, Jack Klugman, Nan Martin, Michael Meyers, Lori Shelle, Monroe Arnold, Kay Cummings, Sylvie Strause, Royce Wallace ..
Directed by: Larry Peerce
Release date: 1969-01-01
Best Comedy Movies of 1969 : Pink-A-Rella


7.2/10 IMDB

Pink finds a witch's magic wand and helps a girl in rags become glamorous to win a date with Pelvis Parsley.

Directed by: Hawley Pratt
Release date: 1969-01-08
Best Comedy Movies of 1969 : The April Fools

The April Fools

6.1/10 IMDB

Newly-promoted if none too happily married Howard Brubaker leaves a rowdy company party early with the stunning Catherine, whom it turns out is herself unhappily married — to the boss. They spend an innocent night in New York becoming more and more attracted to each other, so that when Catherine announces she intends to leave her husband and return to Paris Howard asks to go along too.

Starring: Jack Lemmon, Catherine Deneuve, Peter Lawford, Jack Weston, Myrna Loy, Charles Boyer, Kenneth Mars, Melinda Dillon, Harvey Korman, Sally Kellerman ..
Directed by: Stuart Rosenberg
Release date: 1969-05-28

Lions Love

5.9/10 IMDB

Three actors in Hollywood live and love together. A director comes from New York to make a movie about actors and Hollywood.

Starring: Viva, Jim Rado, Gerome Ragni, Shirley Clarke, Carlos Clarens, Eddie Constantine, Max Laemmle, Hal Landers, Steve Kenis, Peter Bogdanovich ..
Directed by: Agnès Varda
Release date: 1969-10-12

Castle Keep

6.1/10 IMDB

During the Battle of the Bulge, an anachronistic count shelters a ragtag squad of Americans in his isolated castle hoping they will defend it against the advancing Germans.

Starring: Burt Lancaster, Jean-Pierre Aumont, Peter Falk, Bruce Dern, Patrick O'Neal, Astrid Heeren, Scott Wilson, Tony Bill, Al Freeman Jr., James Patterson ..
Directed by: Sydney Pollack
Release date: 1969-07-23
Best Comedy Movies of 1969 : The Cube

The Cube

7.5/10 IMDB

An unnamed man, simply called "The Man" is trapped in a cubical white room where anyone else can enter and leave, but which he himself apparently cannot leave. A stool is brought in covered in strawberry jam, the furniture changes throughout the play. The main character, is subjected to an increasingly puzzling and frustrating series of encounters, as a variety of people come through various hidden doors. But, as many remind him, he can only leave through his own door, so he must find it to leave. Originally airing on NBC's weekly anthology television show NBC Experiment in Television in 1969, the production was produced and directed by puppeteer and filmmaker Jim Henson, and was one of several experiments with the live-action film medium which he conducted in the 1960s, before focusing entirely on The Muppets and other puppet works.

Starring: Richard Schaal, Hugh Webster, Rex Sevenoaks, Jack Van Evera, John Granik, Guy Sanvido, Eliza Creighton, Don Crawford, William Osler, Jerry Nelson ..
Directed by: Jim Henson
Release date: 1969-02-23
Best Comedy Movies of 1969 : The Good Guys and the Bad Guys

The Good Guys and the Bad Guys

6.1/10 IMDB

An aging lawman and an aging outlaw join forces when their respective positions in society are usurped by a younger, but incompetent Marshal, and a younger, but vicious gang leader.

Starring: Robert Mitchum, George Kennedy, Martin Balsam, David Carradine, Tina Louise, John Carradine, Douglas Fowley, Lois Nettleton, John Davis Chandler, Marie Windsor ..
Directed by: Burt Kennedy
Release date: 1969-11-19

Mr. Freedom

6.4/10 IMDB

Mr. Freedom, a bellowing good-ol'-boy superhero decked out in copious football padding, jets to France to cut off a Commie invasion from Switzerland. A destructive, arrogant patriot in tight pants, Freedom joins forces with Marie Madeleine to combat lefty freethinkers, as well as the insidious evildoers Moujik Man and inflatable Red China Man, culminating in a star-spangled showdown.

Starring: Delphine Seyrig, John Abbey, Donald Pleasence, Philippe Noiret, Serge Gainsbourg, Jean-Claude Drouot, Yves Lefebvre, Rufus, Raoul Billerey, Sami Frey ..
Directed by: William Klein
Release date: 1969-01-08

Crooks and Coronets

5.9/10 IMDB

Two crooks are hired to rob an eccentric old lady's estate, but once they get to know her, they can't bring themselves to do it.

Starring: Telly Savalas, Edith Evans, Warren Oates, Cesar Romero, Harry H. Corbett, Nicky Henson, Hattie Jacques, Arthur Mullard, Frank Thornton, Thorley Walters ..
Directed by: Jim O'Connolly
Release date: 1969-04-02
Best Comedy Movies of 1969 : The Ant and the Aardvark

The Ant and the Aardvark

6.9/10 IMDB

An aardvark tries to catch one ant without success.

Starring: John Byner ..
Directed by: Friz Freleng
Release date: 1969-03-05

Sam Whiskey

5.9/10 IMDB

Sam Whiskey is an all-round talent, but when the attractive widow Laura offers him a job, he hesitates: he shall salvage gold bars, which Laura's dead husband stole recently, from a sunken ship and secretly bring them back to the mint before they are missed. But how shall he manage to get several hundred pounds of gold into the mint without anyone noticing?

Starring: Burt Reynolds, Angie Dickinson, Clint Walker, Ossie Davis, Wallace Earl, William Schallert, Woodrow Parfrey, Anthony James, Ayllene Gibbons, Del Reeves ..
Directed by: Arnold Laven
Release date: 1969-04-01
Best Comedy Movies of 1969 : Mondo Trasho

Mondo Trasho

6.0/10 IMDB

A day in the lives of a hit-and-run driver and her victim, and the bizarre things that happen to them before and after they collide (sexual assault by a crazed foot-fetishist, visions of the Virgin Mary, strange chicken-foot grafting operations).

Starring: Mary Vivian Pearce, Divine, David Lochary, Mink Stole, Bob Skidmore, Margie Skidmore, Berenica Cipcus, Pat Moran, George Figgs, Susan Lowe ..
Directed by: John Waters
Release date: 1969-03-14
Best Comedy Movies of 1969 : In the Pink of the Night

In the Pink of the Night

7.1/10 IMDB

The Pink Panther has problems waking up in the morning and buys a cuckoo clock, but it causes more problems.

Directed by: Arthur Davis
Release date: 1969-05-18

Young Billy Young

5.7/10 IMDB

A peace-loving man named Ben Kane takes a job as deputy marshal of Lords, in the old West. Kane is no lawman, but he accepts the badge because he has an old score to settle with the town's chief trouble-maker. Once on the job, Kane must also deal with a young sharpshooter named Billy Young and a sharp and sassy saloon dancer, Lily.

Starring: Robert Mitchum, Angie Dickinson, David Carradine, Paul Fix, Robert Walker Jr., Jack Kelly, Willis Bouchey, Parley Baer, John Anderson, Robert Anderson ..
Directed by: Burt Kennedy
Release date: 1969-10-15

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