Best Comedy Movies of 2017

1.

Coco

7.2
8.4/10

Despite his family’s baffling generations-old ban on music, Miguel dreams of becoming an accomplished musician like his idol, Ernesto de la Cruz. Desperate to prove his talent, Miguel finds himself in the stunning and colorful Land of the Dead following a mysterious chain of events. Along the way, he meets charming trickster Hector, and together, they set off on an extraordinary journey to unlock the real story behind Miguel's family history.

Starring: Anthony Gonzalez, Gael García Bernal, Benjamin Bratt, Alanna Ubach, Renée Victor
Directed by: Lee Unkrich
Release date: 2017-10-27
2.

Thor: Ragnarok

6.8
7.9/10

Thor is imprisoned on the other side of the universe and finds himself in a race against time to get back to Asgard to stop Ragnarok, the destruction of his home-world and the end of Asgardian civilization, at the hands of an all-powerful new threat, the ruthless Hela.

Starring: Chris Hemsworth, Mark Ruffalo, Tom Hiddleston, Cate Blanchett, Tessa Thompson
Directed by: Taika Waititi
Release date: 2017-10-25
3.

Guardians of the Galaxy Vol. 2

6.8
7.7/10

The Guardians must fight to keep their newfound family together as they unravel the mysteries of Peter Quill's true parentage.

Starring: Chris Pratt, Zoe Saldana, Dave Bautista, Vin Diesel, Bradley Cooper
Directed by: James Gunn
Release date: 2017-04-19
4.

Gifted

6.3
7.6/10

Frank, a single man raising his child prodigy niece Mary, is drawn into a custody battle with his mother.

Starring: Chris Evans, Mckenna Grace, Lindsay Duncan, Jenny Slate, Octavia Spencer
Directed by: Marc Webb
Release date: 2017-04-12
5.

The Lego Batman Movie

6.1
7.3/10

In the irreverent spirit of fun that made "The Lego Movie" a worldwide phenomenon, the self-described leading man of that ensemble—Lego Batman—stars in his own big-screen adventure. But there are big changes brewing in Gotham, and if he wants to save the city from The Joker’s hostile takeover, Batman may have to drop the lone vigilante thing, try to work with others and maybe, just maybe, learn to lighten up.

Starring: Will Arnett, Zach Galifianakis, Michael Cera, Rosario Dawson, Ralph Fiennes
Directed by: Chris McKay
Release date: 2017-02-08
6.

Lady Bird

6.0
7.4/10

A California high school student plans to escape from her family and small town by going to college in New York, much to the disapproval of wildly loving, deeply opinionated and strong-willed mother.

Starring: Saoirse Ronan, Laurie Metcalf, Tracy Letts, Lucas Hedges, Timothée Chalamet
Directed by: Greta Gerwig
Release date: 2017-09-08
7.

Jumanji: Welcome to the Jungle

6.0
7.0/10

The tables are turned as four teenagers are sucked into Jumanji's world - pitted against rhinos, black mambas and an endless variety of jungle traps and puzzles. To survive, they'll play as characters from the game.

Starring: Dwayne Johnson, Jack Black, Kevin Hart, Karen Gillan, Nick Jonas
Directed by: Jake Kasdan
Release date: 2017-12-09
8.

The Disaster Artist

6.0
7.4/10

An aspiring actor in Hollywood meets an enigmatic stranger by the name of Tommy Wiseau, the meeting leads the actor down a path nobody could have predicted; creating the worst movie ever made.

Starring: Dave Franco, James Franco, Seth Rogen, Ari Graynor, Alison Brie
Directed by: James Franco
Release date: 2017-03-12
9.

A Dog's Purpose

5.9
7.1/10

A dog goes on quest to discover his purpose in life over the course of several lifetimes with multiple owners.

Starring: Josh Gad, K.J. Apa, Britt Robertson, Dennis Quaid, Peggy Lipton
Directed by: Lasse Hallström
Release date: 2017-01-19
10.

Kingsman: The Golden Circle

5.9
6.8/10

When an attack on the Kingsman headquarters takes place and a new villain rises, Eggsy and Merlin are forced to work together with the American agency known as the Statesman to save the world.

Starring: Taron Egerton, Colin Firth, Julianne Moore, Mark Strong, Jeff Bridges
Directed by: Matthew Vaughn
Release date: 2017-09-20
11.

Pirates of the Caribbean: Dead Men Tell No Tales

5.8
6.6/10

Thrust into an all-new adventure, a down-on-his-luck Capt. Jack Sparrow feels the winds of ill-fortune blowing even more strongly when deadly ghost sailors led by his old nemesis, the evil Capt. Salazar, escape from the Devil's Triangle. Jack's only hope of survival lies in seeking out the legendary Trident of Poseidon, but to find it, he must forge an uneasy alliance with a brilliant and beautiful astronomer and a headstrong young man in the British navy.

Starring: Johnny Depp, Brenton Thwaites, Kaya Scodelario, Javier Bardem, Geoffrey Rush
Directed by: Joachim Rønning, Espen Sandberg
Release date: 2017-05-23
12.

Cars 3

5.8
6.8/10

Blindsided by a new generation of blazing-fast racers, the legendary Lightning McQueen is suddenly pushed out of the sport he loves. To get back in the game, he will need the help of an eager young race technician with her own plan to win, inspiration from the late Fabulous Hudson Hornet, and a few unexpected turns. Proving that #95 isn't through yet will test the heart of a champion on Piston Cup Racing’s biggest stage!

Starring: Owen Wilson, Cristela Alonzo, Chris Cooper, Armie Hammer, Bonnie Hunt
Directed by: Brian Fee
Release date: 2017-06-15
13.

Ferdinand

5.8
6.7/10

Ferdinand, a little bull, prefers sitting quietly under a cork tree just smelling the flowers versus jumping around, snorting, and butting heads with other bulls. As Ferdinand grows big and strong, his temperament remains mellow, but one day five men come to choose the "biggest, fastest, roughest bull" for the bullfights in Madrid and Ferdinand is mistakenly chosen. Based on the classic 1936 children's book by Munro Leaf.

Starring: John Cena, Kate McKinnon, Anthony Anderson, Bobby Cannavale, David Tennant
Directed by: Carlos Saldanha
Release date: 2017-12-09
14.

Paddington 2

5.7
7.9/10

Paddington, now happily settled with the Browns, picks up a series of odd jobs to buy the perfect present for his Aunt Lucy, but it is stolen.

Starring: Ben Whishaw, Michael Gambon, Imelda Staunton, Hugh Bonneville, Sally Hawkins
Directed by: Paul King
Release date: 2017-11-09
15.

Logan Lucky

5.6
7.0/10

Trying to reverse a family curse, brothers Jimmy and Clyde Logan set out to execute an elaborate robbery during the legendary Coca-Cola 600 race at the Charlotte Motor Speedway.

Starring: Channing Tatum, Adam Driver, Riley Keough, Daniel Craig, Katie Holmes
Directed by: Steven Soderbergh
Release date: 2017-08-17
16.

The Hitman's Bodyguard

5.6
6.9/10

The world's top bodyguard gets a new client, a hit man who must testify at the International Court of Justice. They must put their differences aside and work together to make it to the trial on time.

Starring: Ryan Reynolds, Samuel L. Jackson, Gary Oldman, Salma Hayek, Élodie Yung
Directed by: Patrick Hughes
Release date: 2017-08-16
17.

Battle of the Sexes

5.6
6.7/10

The true story of the 1973 tennis match between World number one Billie Jean King and ex-champ and serial hustler Bobby Riggs.

Starring: Emma Stone, Steve Carell, Andrea Riseborough, Sarah Silverman, Bill Pullman
Directed by: Jonathan Dayton, Valerie Faris
Release date: 2017-09-05
18.

Despicable Me 3

5.6
6.3/10

Gru and his wife Lucy must stop former '80s child star Balthazar Bratt from achieving world domination.

Starring: Steve Carell, Kristen Wiig, Trey Parker, Miranda Cosgrove, Dana Gaier
Directed by: Kyle Balda, Pierre Coffin
Release date: 2017-06-15
19.

Going in Style

5.4
6.6/10

Desperate to pay the bills and come through for their loved ones, three lifelong pals risk it all by embarking on a daring bid to knock off the very bank that absconded with their money.

Starring: Morgan Freeman, Michael Caine, Alan Arkin, Joey King, Matt Dillon
Directed by: Zach Braff
Release date: 2017-04-06
20.

The Boss Baby

5.4
6.3/10

A story about how a new baby's arrival impacts a family, told from the point of view of a delightfully unreliable narrator, a wildly imaginative 7 year old named Tim.

Starring: Alec Baldwin, Steve Buscemi, Miles Bakshi, Jimmy Kimmel, Lisa Kudrow
Directed by: Tom McGrath
Release date: 2017-03-23

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