Best Comedy Movies of 2011

1.

The Artist

6.3
7.9/10 IMDB

Hollywood, 1927: As silent movie star George Valentin wonders if the arrival of talking pictures will cause him to fade into oblivion, he sparks with Peppy Miller, a young dancer set for a big break.

Starring: Jean Dujardin, Bérénice Bejo, John Goodman, James Cromwell, Penelope Ann Miller, Malcolm McDowell, Missi Pyle, Beth Grant, Ed Lauter, Joel Murray ..
Directed by: Michel Hazanavicius
Release date: 2011-06-26
2.

50/50

6.0
7.6/10 IMDB

Inspired by a true story, a comedy centered on a 27-year-old guy who learns of his cancer diagnosis, and his subsequent struggle to beat the disease.

Starring: Joseph Gordon-Levitt, Seth Rogen, Anna Kendrick, Bryce Dallas Howard, Anjelica Huston, Serge Houde, Andrew Airlie, Sugar Lyn Beard, Matt Frewer, Philip Baker Hall ..
Directed by: Jonathan Levine
Release date: 2011-09-30
3.

Rango

5.8
7.2/10 IMDB

When Rango, a lost family pet, accidentally winds up in the gritty, gun-slinging town of Dirt, the less-than-courageous lizard suddenly finds he stands out. Welcomed as the last hope the town has been waiting for, new Sheriff Rango is forced to play his new role to the hilt.

Starring: Johnny Depp, Isla Fisher, Ned Beatty, Bill Nighy, Alfred Molina, Abigail Breslin, Claudia Black, Timothy Olyphant, Ray Winstone, Stephen Root ..
Directed by: Gore Verbinski
Release date: 2011-03-02
4.

Bridesmaids

5.5
6.8/10 IMDB

Annie's life is a mess. But when she finds out her lifetime best friend is engaged, she simply must serve as Lillian's maid of honor. Though lovelorn and broke, Annie bluffs her way through the expensive and bizarre rituals. With one chance to get it perfect, she’ll show Lillian and her bridesmaids just how far you’ll go for someone you love.

Starring: Kristen Wiig, Rose Byrne, Maya Rudolph, Wendi McLendon-Covey, Ellie Kemper, Melissa McCarthy, Chris O'Dowd, Jon Hamm, Jessica St. Clair, Tom Yi ..
Directed by: Paul Feig
Release date: 2011-05-13
5.

Submarine

5.3
7.3/10 IMDB

15-year-old deep-thinking Welsh schoolboy, Oliver Tate struggles to initiate and maintain a relationship with Jordana, his devilish, dark-haired classmate at their Swansea high school. As his parents' marriage begins to fall apart, similar problems arise in his relationship with Jordana.

Starring: Craig Roberts, Yasmin Paige, Sally Hawkins, Noah Taylor, Paddy Considine, Darren Evans, Gemma Chan, Osian Cai Dulais, Lily McCann, Otis Lloyd ..
Directed by: Richard Ayoade
Release date: 2011-03-18
6.

The Guard

5.2
7.3/10 IMDB

Two policemen must join forces to take on an international drug- smuggling gang - one, an unorthodox Irish policeman and the other, a straitlaced FBI agent. Sergeant Gerry Boyle is an eccentric small-town cop with a confrontational and crass personality and a subversive sense of humor. A longtime policeman in County Galway, Boyle is a maverick with his own moral code. He has seen enough of the world to know there isn't much to it and has had plenty of time to think about it. When a fellow police officer disappears and Boyle's small town becomes key to a large drug trafficking investigation, he is forced to at least feign interest when dealing with the humorless FBI agent Wendell Everett assigned to the case.

Starring: Brendan Gleeson, Don Cheadle, Liam Cunningham, Mark Strong, Katarina ?as, David Wilmot, Rory Keenan, Laurence Kinlan, Dominique McElligott, Sarah Greene ..
Directed by: John Michael McDonagh
Release date: 2011-07-07
7.

Louis C.K.: Live at the Beacon Theater

5.2
8.4/10 IMDB

Recorded November 10th, 2011 as part of the New York Comedy Festival, and only available for purchase online, Louis C.K. follows up his 2010 concert film Hilarious with a new hour’s worth of shrewdly observed and periodically profane material. He starts with making his own kind of please-turn-off-your-cell-phone announcement, as well as a warning not to text or tweet during the show: “Just live your life,” he asks. Whether he’s talking about a unique way to drop a rental car off at an airport or describing why a man in his 40s should not smoke dope, it’s terrific, humane, carried-to-crazed-extremes stuff.

Starring: Louis C.K. ..
Directed by: Louis C.K.
Release date: 2011-12-10
8.

The Best Exotic Marigold Hotel

5.2
7.2/10 IMDB

British retirees travel to India to take up residence in what they believe is a newly restored hotel. Less luxurious than its advertisements, the Marigold Hotel nevertheless slowly begins to charm in unexpected ways as the residents find new purpose in their old age.

Starring: Bill Nighy, Maggie Smith, Tom Wilkinson, Judi Dench, Dev Patel, Penelope Wilton, Ramona Marquez, Celia Imrie, Ronald Pickup, Hugh Dickson ..
Directed by: John Madden
Release date: 2011-11-28
9.

Win Win

5.2
7.1/10 IMDB

When down-on-his-luck part-time high school wrestling coach Mike agrees to become legal guardian to an elderly man, his ward's troubled grandson turns out to be a star grappler, sparking dreams of a big win -- until the boy's mother retrieves him.

Starring: Paul Giamatti, Alex Shaffer, Amy Ryan, Melanie Lynskey, Bobby Cannavale, Jeffrey Tambor, Burt Young, Nina Arianda, Margo Martindale, Clare Foley ..
Directed by: Tom McCarthy
Release date: 2011-03-18
10.

What's Your Number?

5.1
6.1/10 IMDB

Ally Darling (Anna Faris) is realizing she's a little lost in life. Her latest romance has just fizzled out, and she's just been fired from her marketing job. Then she reads an eye-opening magazine article that warns that 96 percent of women who've been with 20 or more lovers are unlikely to find a husband. Determined to turn her life around and prove the article wrong, Ally embarks on a mission to find the perfect mate from among her numerous ex-boyfriends.

Starring: Chris Evans, Anna Faris, Martin Freeman, Chris Pratt, Ari Graynor, Blythe Danner, Ed Begley Jr., Dave Annable, Joel McHale, Zachary Quinto ..
Directed by: Mark Mylod
Release date: 2011-09-30

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