Best Comedy Movies of 1978

1.

Grease

6.0
7.2/10 IMDB

Australian good girl Sandy and greaser Danny fell in love over the summer. But when they unexpectedly discover they're now in the same high school, will they be able to rekindle their romance despite their eccentric friends?

Starring: John Travolta, Olivia Newton-John, Stockard Channing, Jeff Conaway, Didi Conn, Barry Pearl, Michael Tucci, Kelly Ward, Jamie Donnelly, Dinah Manoff ..
Directed by: Randal Kleiser
Release date: 1978-07-07
2.

Animal House

5.9
7.4/10 IMDB

At a 1962 College, Dean Vernon Wormer is determined to expel the entire Delta Tau Chi Fraternity, but those troublemakers have other plans for him.

Starring: John Belushi, Tim Matheson, John Vernon, Verna Bloom, Tom Hulce, Cesare Danova, Peter Riegert, Mary Louise Weller, Stephen Furst, James Widdoes ..
Directed by: John Landis
Release date: 1978-07-27
3.

Up in Smoke

5.0
6.9/10 IMDB

An unemployed pot-smoking slacker and amateur drummer, Anthony Stoner ditches his strict parents and hits the road, eventually meeting kindred spirit Pedro de Pacas. While the drug-ingesting duo is soon arrested for possession of marijuana, Anthony and Pedro get released on a technicality, allowing them to continue their many misadventures and ultimately compete in a rock band contest, where they perform the raucous tune "Earache My Eye."

Starring: Cheech Marin, Tommy Chong, Strother Martin, Edie Adams, Harold Fong, Richard Novo, Jane Moder, Pam Bille, Arthur Roberts, Tom Skerritt ..
Directed by: Lou Adler
Release date: 1978-05-16
4.

Heaven Can Wait

4.9
6.9/10 IMDB

Joe Pendleton is a quarterback preparing to lead his team to the superbowl when he is almost killed in an accident. An overanxious angel plucks him to heaven only to discover that he wasn't ready to die, and that his body has been cremated. A new body must be found, and that of a recently-murdered millionaire is chosen. His wife and accountant—the murderers—are confused by this development, as he buys the L.A. Rams in order to once again quarterback them into the Superbowl.

Starring: Warren Beatty, Julie Christie, James Mason, Jack Warden, Charles Grodin, Dyan Cannon, R. G. Armstrong, Buck Henry, Vincent Gardenia, Joseph Maher ..
Directed by: Buck Henry, Warren Beatty
Release date: 1978-06-28
5.

Revenge of the Pink Panther

4.8
6.6/10 IMDB

Chief Inspector Jacques Clouseau is dead. At least that is what the world—and Charles Dreyfus—believe when a dead body is discovered in Clouseau's car after being shot off the road. Naturally, Clouseau knows differently and, taking advantage of not being alive, sets out to discover why an attempt was made on his life.

Starring: Peter Sellers, Andrew Sachs, Herbert Lom, Burt Kwouk, Dyan Cannon, Robert Webber, Tony Beckley, Robert Loggia, Paul Stewart, André Maranne ..
Directed by: Blake Edwards
Release date: 1978-01-08
6.

Foul Play

4.7
6.8/10 IMDB

A shy San Francisco librarian and a bumbling cop fall in love as they solve a crime involving albinos, dwarves, and the Catholic Church.

Starring: Goldie Hawn, Chevy Chase, Burgess Meredith, Eugene Roche, Dudley Moore, Marilyn Sokol, Brian Dennehy, Marc Lawrence, Rachel Roberts, Frances Bay ..
Directed by: Colin Higgins
Release date: 1978-07-14
7.

Convoy

4.6
6.3/10 IMDB

Trucker Rubber Duck and his buddies Pig Pen, Widow Woman and Spider Mike use their CB radios to warn one another of the presence of cops. But conniving Sheriff Wallace is hip to the truckers' tactics, and begins tricking the drivers through his own CB broadcasts. Facing constant harassment from the law, Rubber Duck and his pals use their radios to coordinate a vast convoy and rule the road.

Starring: Kris Kristofferson, Ali MacGraw, Ernest Borgnine, Burt Young, Madge Sinclair, Seymour Cassel, Franklyn Ajaye, Tommy Bush, Cassie Yates, Bill Coontz ..
Directed by: Sam Peckinpah
Release date: 1978-06-27
8.

Every Which Way but Loose

4.6
6.3/10 IMDB

Philo Beddoe is your regular, easygoing, truck-driving guy. He's also the best bar-room brawler west of the Rockies. And he lives with a 165-pound orangutan named Clyde. Like other guys, Philo finally falls in love - with a flighty singer who leads him on a screwball chase across the American Southwest. Nothing's in the way except a motorcycle gang, and legendary brawler Tank Murdock.

Starring: Clint Eastwood, Sondra Locke, Beverly D'Angelo, Geoffrey Lewis, Ruth Gordon, Walter Barnes, Bill McKinney, John Quade, Dan Vadis, Roy Jenson ..
Directed by: James Fargo
Release date: 1978-12-16
9.

Big Wednesday

4.4
7.1/10 IMDB

Three 1960s California surfers fool around, drift apart and reunite years later to ride epic waves.

Starring: Jan-Michael Vincent, William Katt, Gary Busey, Patti D'Arbanville, Lee Purcell, Sam Melville, Reb Brown, Robert Englund, Joe Spinell, Hank Worden ..
Directed by: John Milius
Release date: 1978-05-26
10.

Piranha

4.3
5.9/10 IMDB

When flesh-eating piranhas are accidently released into a summer resort's rivers, the guests become their next meal.

Starring: Bradford Dillman, Heather Menzies, Kevin McCarthy, Dick Miller, Barbara Steele, Keenan Wynn, Belinda Balaski, Melody Thomas Scott, Bruce Gordon, Barry Brown ..
Directed by: Joe Dante
Release date: 1978-08-03
Best Comedy Movies of 1978 : George Carlin: Again!
11.

George Carlin: Again!

4.1
8.1/10 IMDB

Performing at the Celebrity Star Theater in Phoenix on July 23, 1978, Carlin mesmerizes his audience in the second of his 12 HBO specials. The show was originally planned as part of a concert/sketch movie, The Illustrated George Carlin, that never came to fruition.The routines include: Death, Kids & Parents, Newscast #2, Time and Al Sleet, the Hippy-Dippy Weatherman. -- From Amazon.com

Starring: George Carlin, Brenda Carlin ..
Directed by: Marty Callner
Release date: 1978-09-08
12.

Same Time, Next Year

3.8
7.2/10 IMDB

A man and woman meet by chance at a romantic inn over dinner and, although both are married to others, they find themselves in the same bed the next morning questioning how this could have happened. They agree to meet on the same weekend each year—in the same hotel room—and the years pass each has some personal crisis that the other helps them through, often without both of them understanding what is going on.

Starring: Alan Alda, Ellen Burstyn, Ivan Bonar, Bernie Kuby, Cosmo Sardo, David Northcutt, William Cantrell ..
Directed by: Robert Mulligan
Release date: 1978-04-23
13.

An Unmarried Woman

3.8
7.1/10 IMDB

A wealthy woman from Manhattan's Upper East Side struggles to deal with her new identity and her sexuality after her husband of 16 years leaves her for a younger woman.

Starring: Jill Clayburgh, Alan Bates, Michael Murphy, Cliff Gorman, Patricia Quinn, Kelly Bishop, Novella Nelson, Raymond J. Barry, Lisa Lucas, Linda Miller ..
Directed by: Paul Mazursky
Release date: 1978-05-24
Best Comedy Movies of 1978 : House Calls
14.

House Calls

3.7
6.6/10 IMDB

Charley is a surgeon who's recently lost his wife; he embarks on a tragicomic romantic quest with one woman after another until he meets up with Ann, a singular woman, closer to his own age, who immediately and unexpectedly captures his heart.

Starring: Walter Matthau, Art Carney, Richard Benjamin, Candice Azzara, Dick O'Neill, Glenda Jackson, Sally Marr, Kedric Wolfe, Gordon Jump, Charles Matthau ..
Directed by: Howard Zieff
Release date: 1978-03-15
15.

Goin' South

3.7
6.2/10 IMDB

Henry Moon is captured for a capital offense by a posse when his horse quits while trying to escape to Mexico. He finds that there is a post-Civil War law in the small town that any single or widowed woman can save him from the gallows by marrying him.

Starring: Jack Nicholson, Mary Steenburgen, Christopher Lloyd, John Belushi, Veronica Cartwright, Richard Bradford, Jeff Morris, Danny DeVito, Tracey Walter, Luana Anders ..
Directed by: Jack Nicholson
Release date: 1978-10-06
16.

The Rutles: All You Need Is Cash

3.7
7.3/10 IMDB

The story of the rise and fall of the Pre-Fab Four.

Starring: Eric Idle, Neil Innes, Ricky Fataar, John Halsey, Michael Palin, Mick Jagger, John Belushi, Dan Aykroyd, Bill Murray, Bianca Jagger ..
Directed by: Eric Idle, Gary Weis
Release date: 1978-03-22
Best Comedy Movies of 1978 : She Loves Me
17.

She Loves Me

3.6
8.4/10 IMDB

BBC production of the 1963 Broadway musical which was based on Ernst Lubitsch's 1940 film "The Shop Around The Corner."

Starring: Robin Ellis, Gemma Craven, Peter Sallis, David Kernan, Diane Langton, Derek Smith, Nigel Rathbone, Aubrey Woods, Pamela Cundell, Colin Starkey ..
Directed by: Michael Simpson
Release date: 1978-12-22
18.

Girlfriends

3.6
7.2/10 IMDB

A photographer and her best friend are roommates. She is stuck with small-change shooting jobs and dreams of success. When her roommate decides to get married and leave, she feels hurt and has to learn how to deal with living alone.

Starring: Melanie Mayron, Anita Skinner, Christopher Guest, Bob Balaban, Eli Wallach, Roderick Cook, Kenneth McMillan, Amy Wright, Kathryn Walker, Viveca Lindfors ..
Directed by: Claudia Weill
Release date: 1978-08-11
19.

I Wanna Hold Your Hand

3.6
6.8/10 IMDB

If they missed Beatles' first appearance in the U.S.A. they would hate themselves for the rest of their lives! So six young girls from New Jersey set off even though they don't have tickets for the show! The journey is full of surprises and misfortunes but the young ladies are determined to reach their idols.

Starring: Nancy Allen, Bobby Di Cicco, Wendie Jo Sperber, Theresa Saldana, Marc McClure, Eddie Deezen, Susan Kendall Newman, Christian Juttner, Will Jordan, Read Morgan ..
Directed by: Robert Zemeckis
Release date: 1978-04-01
Best Comedy Movies of 1978 : A Wedding
20.

A Wedding

3.6
7.0/10 IMDB

Muffin's wedding to Dino Corelli is to be a big affair. Except the ageing priest isn't too sure of the ceremony, only the families actually turn up as the Corelli Italian connection is suspect, security guards watch the gifts rather over-zealously, and Dino's grandma expires in bed just as the reception starts. Could be quite an occasion.

Starring: Carol Burnett, Desi Arnaz Jr., Geraldine Chaplin, Howard Duff, Mia Farrow, Vittorio Gassman, Lillian Gish, Nina van Pallandt, John Cromwell, Paul Dooley ..
Directed by: Robert Altman
Release date: 1978-08-29
21.

Hooper

3.5
6.3/10 IMDB

Legendary stunt man, Sonny Hooper remains one of the top men in his field, but due to too many stressful impacts to the spine and the need to pop pain killers several times a day, he knows he should get out of the industry before he ends up permanently disabled.

Starring: Burt Reynolds, Robert Klein, Adam West, Jan-Michael Vincent, Sally Field, Brian Keith, James Best, Alfie Wise, Terry Bradshaw, Norm Grabowski ..
Directed by: Hal Needham
Release date: 1978-07-28
22.

FM

3.4
6.3/10 IMDB

Q-SKY is the #1 radio station in Los Angeles mainly because of the music they play; running the station the way they want to, it has made them a ratings success.

Starring: Martin Mull, Cleavon Little, Norman Lloyd, Eileen Brennan, Michael Brandon, James Keach, Cassie Yates, Alex Karras, Don Dolan, Alex Karras ..
Directed by: John A. Alonzo
Release date: 1978-04-20
Best Comedy Movies of 1978 : Hardware Wars
23.

Hardware Wars

3.4
6.9/10 IMDB

Hardware Wars (1978) is a short film parody of the classic science fiction film Star Wars. The thirteen-minute film, which premiered in theatres only seven months after Star Wars, consisted of little more than inside jokes and visual puns that heavily depended upon audience familiarity with the original. The theme song is Richard Wagner's famous "Ride of the Valkyries". The tagline was "You'll laugh, you'll cry, you'll kiss three bucks goodbye."

Starring: Frank Robertson, Jeff Hale, Artie Deco, Scott Matthews, Cindy Furgatch, Bob Knickerbocker, Ernie Fosselius, Paul Frees ..
Directed by: Ernie Fosselius
Release date: 1978-01-01
Best Comedy Movies of 1978 : Christmas Eve on Sesame Street
24.

Christmas Eve on Sesame Street

3.4
8.4/10 IMDB

Big Bird worries when Oscar tells him that if Santa Claus can't fit down the chimney on Christmas Eve, nobody would get presents.

Starring: Jim Henson, Frank Oz, Jerry Nelson, Richard Hunt, Caroll Spinney, Linda Bove, Northern Calloway, Debbie Chen, Will Lee, Loretta Long ..
Directed by: Jon Stone
Release date: 1978-12-12
25.

Attack of the Killer Tomatoes!

3.4
4.6/10 IMDB

Attack of the Killer Tomatoes is a 1978 comedy film directed by John De Bello and starring David Miller. The film is a spoof of B-movies. Made on a budget of less than USD $100,000, the story involves tomatoes becoming sentient by unknown means and revolting against humanity.

Starring: David Miller, George Wilson, Sharon Taylor, J. Stephen Peace, Ernie Meyers, Eric Christmas, Jack Riley, Nigel Barber, John De Bello, Gregg Berger ..
Directed by: John De Bello
Release date: 1978-10-01
26.

The Cheap Detective

3.4
6.4/10 IMDB

A spoof of the entire 1940s detective genre. San Francisco private detective, Lou Pekinpaugh is accused of murdering his partner at the instigation of his mistress—his partner's wife.

Starring: Peter Falk, Ann-Margret, Eileen Brennan, Sid Caesar, Stockard Channing, James Coco, Dom DeLuise, Louise Fletcher, John Houseman, Madeline Kahn ..
Directed by: Robert Moore
Release date: 1978-06-23
Best Comedy Movies of 1978 : Steve Martin: A Wild and Crazy Guy
27.

Steve Martin: A Wild and Crazy Guy

3.4
7.6/10 IMDB

Steve Martin's first network special for NBC offers part concert footage (shot at the Universal Amphitheatre in Los Angeles) and part sketch comedy.

Starring: Steve Martin, George Burns, Johnny Cash, Strother Martin, Henry Winkler, Bob Hope, Milton Berle, Rance Howard ..
Directed by: Gary Weis
Release date: 1978-11-22
Best Comedy Movies of 1978 : Witch's Night Out
28.

Witch's Night Out

3.4
7.3/10 IMDB

A witch, disgruntled by the fact that no one takes Halloween seriously anymore, decides to stir things up and disrupt the social gathering in her old house as well as turn a couple of kids who love monsters into actual monsters.

Starring: Gilda Radner, Catherine O'Hara, John Leach, John Leach, John Leach, John Leach, Naomi Leach ..
Directed by: John Leach
Release date: 1978-10-27
29.

The Brink's Job

3.3
6.5/10 IMDB

In 1950, a group of unlikely criminal masterminds commits the robbery of the century. Led by Tony Pino (Peter Falk), a petty thief fresh out of prison, and Joe McGinnis (Peter Boyle), who specializes in planning lucrative capers, the gang robs Brink's main office in Boston of more than $2 million. However, things begin to go awry when the FBI gets involved, the cops start cracking down on the gang and McGinnis refuses to hand over the loot...

Starring: Peter Falk, Peter Boyle, Allen Garfield, Warren Oates, Gena Rowlands, Paul Sorvino, Sheldon Leonard, Kevin O'Connor, Gerard Murphy, Patrick Hines ..
Directed by: William Friedkin
Release date: 1978-12-08
Best Comedy Movies of 1978 : Movie Movie
30.

Movie Movie

3.3
6.5/10 IMDB

Three movie genres of the 1930s, boxing films, WWI aviation dramas, and backstage Broadway musicals, are satirized using the same cast.

Starring: George C. Scott, Trish Van Devere, Red Buttons, Eli Wallach, Harry Hamlin, Ann Reinking, Jocelyn Brando, Michael Kidd, Kathleen Beller, Barry Bostwick ..
Directed by: Stanley Donen
Release date: 1978-11-01
Best Comedy Movies of 1978 : A Special Sesame Street Christmas
31.

A Special Sesame Street Christmas

3.3
7.4/10 IMDB

Leslie Uggams hosts this take on A Christmas Carol, where she and fellow guest stars, Anne Murray, Imogene Coca, and Dickie Smothers try to get Oscar to stop being such a Grouch on Christmas.

Starring: Leslie Uggams, Ethel Merman, Imogene Coca, Caroll Spinney, Bob McGrath, Michael Jackson, Anne Murray, Henry Fonda, Dick Smothers, Northern Calloway ..
Directed by: Russ Petranto
Release date: 1978-12-08
Best Comedy Movies of 1978 : As You Like It
32.

As You Like It

3.3
7.1/10 IMDB

Orlando is forced to work like a servant for his brother Oliver, so he goes to win his fortune in a wrestling contest, where he meets a lady of the court, Rosalind. Rosalind (daughter of the deposed duke) is companion to Celia, niece of the deposed Duke, and when the current duke banishes Rosalind from the kingdom, she, Celia, the court jester (and incidentally Orlando) all end up in the forest or Arden, where the deposed Duke holds court. Romantic mixups, cross-dressing, love poems nailed to trees, and a lion await them all.

Starring: Helen Mirren, Brian Stirner, Richard Pasco, Angharad Rees, Clive Francis, James Bolam, Richard Easton, Tony Church, John Quentin, Maynard Williams ..
Directed by: Basil Coleman
Release date: 1978-12-17
33.

Who Is Killing the Great Chefs of Europe?

3.3
6.4/10 IMDB

Mystery abounds when it is discovered that, one by one, the greatest Chefs in Europe are being killed. The intriguing part of the murders is that each chef is killed in the same manner that their own special dish is prepared in. Food critics and the (many) self-proclaimed greatest Chefs in Europe demand the mystery be solved.

Starring: George Segal, Jacqueline Bisset, Robert Morley, Jean-Pierre Cassel, Philippe Noiret, Jean Rochefort, Gigi Proietti, Stefano Satta Flores, Madge Ryan, Frank Windsor ..
Directed by: Ted Kotcheff
Release date: 1978-09-13
Best Comedy Movies of 1978 : Symphony for a Sinner
34.

Symphony for a Sinner

3.3
8.0/10 IMDB

Symphony for a Sinner (1979) was a long, lavishly photographed color film generally considered the magnum opus of the class productions.

Starring: Marion Eaton, Jane Castellon, Elliott Shannonhouse, Angela Centola, Stacy Peoples, Judith Feingold, Curt McDowell, Dan Turner, Kimberly Sabaugh, Madeline Preiser ..
Directed by: George Kuchar
Release date: 1978-09-21
Best Comedy Movies of 1978 : Robin Williams: Off the Wall
35.

Robin Williams: Off the Wall

3.2
8.2/10 IMDB

Robin Williams stand up special.

Starring: Robin Williams, John Ritter ..
Directed by: Marty Callner
Release date: 1978-10-27
36.

The End

3.2
6.1/10 IMDB

Wendell Lawson has only six months to live. Not wanting to endure his last few months of life waiting for the end, he decides to take matters into his own hands and enlists the help of a delusional mental patient to help him commit suicide.

Starring: Burt Reynolds, Dom DeLuise, Sally Field, Strother Martin, David Steinberg, Joanne Woodward, Norman Fell, Myrna Loy, Kristy McNichol, Pat O’Brien ..
Directed by: Burt Reynolds
Release date: 1978-05-10
37.

The Big Fix

3.2
6.3/10 IMDB

Private detective Moses Wine is hired by his former college girlfriend to investigate a political smear campaign and he sets out to find out who is responsible, with deadly results.

Starring: Richard Dreyfuss, Susan Anspach, Bonnie Bedelia, John Lithgow, F. Murray Abraham, Ron Rifkin, Ofelia Medina, Nicolas Coster, Fritz Weaver, Larry Bishop ..
Directed by: Jeremy Kagan
Release date: 1978-10-06
38.

California Suite

3.2
6.2/10 IMDB

The misadventures of four groups of guests at the Beverly Hills Hotel.

Starring: Jane Fonda, Alan Alda, Maggie Smith, Michael Caine, Walter Matthau, Elaine May, Herb Edelman, Denise Galik, Richard Pryor, Bill Cosby ..
Directed by: Herbert Ross
Release date: 1978-12-15
Best Comedy Movies of 1978 : Ringo
39.

Ringo

3.2
6.9/10 IMDB

Ringo, stressed out by fame, trades places with a schmuck who looks exactly like him. Then the problems start!

Starring: Ringo Starr, Art Carney, Angie Dickinson, Carrie Fisher, Vincent Price, John Ritter, George Harrison ..
Directed by: Jeff Margolis
Release date: 1978-04-25
40.

Debbie Does Dallas

3.2
5.9/10 IMDB

Debbie Benton is the captain of her high school cheerleading squad, and has been accepted to try out for the Texas Cowgirls. Her parents disapprove, though, and refuse to pay the fare to Texas. In a bid to help Debbie, her cheerleader friends Lisa, Roberta, Tammy, Pat, and Annie decide to accompany her to Texas. They have two weeks to raise the money, and swear off any sexual activity with their boyfriends and form a company, called "Teen Services", offering help.

Starring: Bambi Woods, Christie Ford, Robert Kerman, Robin Byrd, Eric Edwards, Rikki O'Neal, Jenny Cole, David Pierce, Merle Michaels, Jake Teague ..
Directed by: Jim Buckley
Release date: 1978-10-20
41.

Hot Lead & Cold Feet

3.2
6.0/10 IMDB

Twin brothers -- one rough and tough, the other a city-bred milquetoast -- compete for their father's fortune.

Starring: Jim Dale, Karen Valentine, Don Knotts, Jack Elam, Darren McGavin, John Williams, Warren Vanders, Debbie Lytton, Michael Sharrett, David S. Cass Sr. ..
Directed by: Robert Butler
Release date: 1978-07-05
42.

Jubilee

3.2
6.0/10 IMDB

Queen Elizabeth I visits late 1970s England to find a depressing landscape where life has changed since her time.

Starring: Jenny Runacre, Nell Campbell, Toyah Willcox, Pamela Rooke, Ian Charleson, Karl Johnson, Linda Spurrier, Jack Birkett, Hermine Demoriane, Neil Kennedy ..
Directed by: Derek Jarman
Release date: 1978-02-01
43.

The Cat from Outer Space

3.1
6.0/10 IMDB

A UFO is stranded on earth and impounded by the US government. Its pilot, a cat with a collar that gives it special powers, including the ability to communicate with humans, has eluded the authorities and seeks the help of a scientist in order to reclaim and repair his ship and get back home.

Starring: Ken Berry, Sandy Duncan, Harry Morgan, Roddy McDowall, McLean Stevenson, Jesse White, Alan Young, Hans Conried, Roger Price, Gil Stratton ..
Directed by: Norman Tokar
Release date: 1978-06-09
Best Comedy Movies of 1978 : The New Maverick
44.

The New Maverick

3.1
6.3/10 IMDB

Gambling brothers Bret (James Garner) and Bart Maverick (Jack Kelly) are, as usual, hot on the trail of a fast buck.

Starring: James Garner, Charles Frank, Jack Kelly, Susan Blanchard, Eugene Roche, George Loros, Woodrow Parfrey, Jack Garner, Graham Jarvis, Susan Sullivan ..
Directed by: Hy Averback
Release date: 1978-09-03
45.

Corvette Summer

3.1
5.6/10 IMDB

Ken loves to design and build exotic cars. When the High School shop class project car, a fully tricked out dream Corvette, is stolen, he begins searching for it. His search leads him to Las Vegas, where Vanessa, a teenaged prostitute wannabe, helps him try to track it down.

Starring: Mark Hamill, Annie Potts, Eugene Roche, William Bryant, Richard McKenzie, Kim Milford, Philip Bruns, Danny Bonaduce, Albert Insinnia, Jane A. Johnston ..
Directed by: Matthew Robbins
Release date: 1978-06-02
Best Comedy Movies of 1978 : Hot Lunch
46.

Hot Lunch

3.0
5.8/10 IMDB

Andrew’s life has hit rock bottom. After being fired from his job and discovering that his girlfriend is having an affair, he hits the streets looking for work only to discover a non-stop series of sexual delights waiting for him at every turn.

Starring: Christine DeShaffer, Desiree Cousteau, Sharon Kane, Bonnie Holiday, Juliet Anderson, Anita Grimes, Brigit Olsen, Chris Cassidy, Dorothy Smight, Mandy Ashley ..
Directed by: John Hayes
Release date: 1978-01-01
Best Comedy Movies of 1978 : Misbehavin'
47.

Misbehavin'

3.0
7.1/10 IMDB

Rita Lawrence, a serial bride and divorcée, throws a party for her most recent divorce -- lucky number thirteen. Watching the proceedings are an angel and a devil, who make a wager over whether lovely Rita’s next marriage will be for love or money. As Rita prowls for her next marital conquest, assisted by her wisecracking gal-pal Gloria Leonard, she must not only juggle three potential suitors, but avoid being assassinated by her vengeful ex-mother-in-law.

Starring: Lesllie Bovee, Gloria Leonard, Arcadia, Marc Valentine, Sonny Landham, Molly Malone, Arcadia Lake, Eric Stanhope, Eric Edwards, Ajito ..
Directed by: Chuck Vincent
Release date: 1978-01-01
Best Comedy Movies of 1978 : Special Delivery
48.

Special Delivery

3.0
7.3/10 IMDB

A hapless husband neglects to clear the icy walk, which leads to the mailman slipping and breaking his neck. A comedy of errors results from his attempts to hide the body.

Starring: Sandy Sanderson ..
Directed by: John Weldon, Eunice Macaulay
Release date: 1978-01-01
Best Comedy Movies of 1978 : Red Shift
49.

Red Shift

3.0
6.6/10 IMDB

Three men at three different times in history come to Mow Top hill in search of sanctuary from their troubles. A Roman soldier, a medieval rebel and a 1970s young man. Somehow they seem linked through an energy within the hill and an axe. Is history doomed to repeat itself or can loving another person free them?

Starring: Stephen Petcher, Lesley Dunlop, Bernard Gallagher, Stella Tanner, Ken Hutchison, James Hazeldine, Michael Elphick, Daragh O'Malley, Freddie Fletcher, Robert Brown ..
Directed by: John Mackenzie
Release date: 1978-01-17
Best Comedy Movies of 1978 : The Devil and Daniel Mouse
50.

The Devil and Daniel Mouse

3.0
7.0/10 IMDB

When a young female mouse makes a deal with the devil to become a rock star and learns the price, her boyfriend has to help her avoid damnation.

Starring: Jim Henshaw, Annabel Kershaw, Martin Lavut, John Sebastian, Valerie Carter, Dianne Lawrence, Martin Lavut, Jim Henshaw, Valerie Carter, John Sebastian ..
Directed by: Clive A. Smith
Release date: 1978-10-05

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