Best Comedy Movies of 2019 (So Far)


The Upside


Phillip is a wealthy quadriplegic who needs a caretaker to help him with his day-to-day routine in his New York penthouse. He decides to hire Dell, a struggling parolee who's trying to reconnect with his ex and his young son. Despite coming from two different worlds, an unlikely friendship starts to blossom.

Starring: Kevin Hart, Bryan Cranston, Nicole Kidman, Julianna Margulies, Aja Naomi King
Directed by: Neil Burger
Release date: 2019-01-10

Sebastian Maniscalco: Stay Hungry


Sebastian Maniscalco brings an acerbically unique approach to peacocks on planes, life hacks, rich in-laws and life's annoyances in this comedy special.

Starring: Sebastian Maniscalco
Directed by: Rik Reinholdtsen
Release date: 2019-01-15

The Last Laugh


After moving to a retirement home, restless talent manager Al reconnects with long-ago client Buddy and coaxes him back out on the comedy circuit.

Starring: Chevy Chase, Richard Dreyfuss, Andie MacDowell, Kate Micucci, Chris Parnell
Directed by: Greg Pritikin
Release date: 2019-01-11



After his father's death, a young man searches to find who his dad was only to stumble onto himself.

Starring: Andrew J. West, Michaela Watkins, Michael Gladis, Ashley Greene, Mary Steenburgen
Directed by: Daniel Campbell
Release date: 2019-01-25

Then Came You


An American hypochondriac who is working as a baggage handler at the Cape Town airport is forced to confront his fears when a British teenager with a terminal illness enlists him to help her carry out her eccentric bucket list.

Starring: Asa Butterfield, Maisie Williams, Nina Dobrev, Tyler Hoechlin, David Koechner
Directed by: Peter Hutchings
Release date: 2019-02-01

Wild Rose

A young Scottish singer, Rose-Lynn Harlan, dreams of making it as a country artist in Nashville after being released from prison.
Starring: Jessie Buckley, Sophie Okonedo, Julie Walters, Jamie Sives, James Harkness
Directed by: Tom Harper
Release date: 2019-02-08


Threatened daily by the deadly residents and harsh environment of Australia’s Outback, a lonesome bilby finds himself an unwitting protector, and unexpected friend, to a helpless (and quite adorable) baby bird.
Starring: David P. Smith, Dee Bradley Baker
Directed by: Pierre Perifel, Juan Pablo Sans, Liron Topaz
Release date: 2019-02-22


Once considered a teen prodigy, a recovering addict sobers up and tries to get her writing career back on track. She begins a relationship with a rising author known for his wartime memoirs.
Starring: Lola Kirke, Jemima Kirke, Ben Mendelsohn, Jamie Dornan, Alice Eve
Directed by: Emma Forrest
Release date: 2019-02-08



Two couples and a surrogate lay bare the complications, contradictions, heartbreak, and absurdities implicit in how we think about motherhood.

Starring: Alysia Reiner, Christina Hendricks, Anna Camp, David Alan Basche, Gbenga Akinnagbe
Directed by: Marianna Palka
Release date: 2019-01-18

Three's Complicated

A 42-year-old divorcee has a whirlwind weekend fling with a man 10 years her junior. Things return to normal until she suspects she might be pregnant and discovers that her weekend lover may be her daughter's new boyfriend.
Starring: Shanola Hampton, Tyler Lepley, Kyanna Simone Simpson, Charles Malik Whitfield
Release date: 2019-01-13

James Davis: Live from the Town


James Davis: Live From The Town is a raucous hour of comedy that puts Davis’s second-to-none stage presence and crowd engagement on full display. With a captivating delivery that keeps his audience hanging on his every word, Davis shows incredible range, including an impression of Barack Obama as a party DJ; the invention of Barbecue Davis, his professional golf alter-ego; dissections of social topics from #MeToo to police violence; and hilarious commentary on everything from “pimp uncles” to getting his car keyed.

Starring: James Davis
Release date: 2019-01-01

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Starring: Julia Neves, Alfredo Goeten, Maria Helena de Pinho, Hezrayta Bäst
Directed by: Luisa Andrade
Release date: 2019-01-08

A Broken Director

After the release of his short film 'Providence', the cast and crew were sent into a pit of sadness seeing that barely anyone watched the film and those who did see it found it awful. This fake documentary focuses on the writer and director of 'Providence' and how he copes with slowly facing the truth that his dream of becoming a filmmaker is just that, a dream.
Starring: Mathieu Nolet, Adam Olinger, Jacob Inman, Sarah Arnott, Mathieu Gagnon-Hachey
Directed by: Mathieu Nolet
Release date: 2019-01-17

Joel Creasey: Thirsty

Hailing from the shark attack capital of the world, Joel Creasey brags about dating an underwear model and recounts his worst driving fails.
Starring: Joel Creasey
Directed by: Samer Dadanian
Release date: 2019-01-01

Loyiso Gola: The African African

In an open address to "foodies" everywhere, Loyiso Gola critiques white privilege and problematic pop culture one hilarious anecdote at a time.
Starring: Loyiso Gola
Directed by: Samer Dadanian
Release date: 2019-01-01

Tumi Morake: (Un)domestic Issues

In her first North American performance, Tumi Morake unpacks life's greatest mysteries, including fast food, rap music and the physics of fertility.
Starring: Tumi Morake
Directed by: Samer Dadanian
Release date: 2019-01-01

Nicole Byer: Aggressively Adorable

Bawdy comic Nicole Byer tells a lot of fat jokes - so get over it. And there's no need to tell her she's beautiful. She already knows.
Starring: Nicole Byer
Directed by: René-Pierre Bélanger
Release date: 2019-01-01

Howie Mandel Presents Howie Mandel at the Howie Mandel Comedy Club


After being a mainstay on the comedy circuit for 40 years, Howie takes the stage at the comedy club that bears his name in Atlantic City for his first stand up comedy special in over 20 years.

Starring: Howie Mandel
Release date: 2019-01-18


A lonely cantaloupe wants to turn a reluctant human into a fellow cantaloupe.
Starring: Erik Fox, Aaron Clausen, Brad Weber
Directed by: Aaron Clausen
Release date: 2019-01-11

Chickens Blood

Struggling wrestler and his friends take a shortcut to the event through a corrupt town ran by drugs and find themselves in the middle of a blood feud between the gang and a psychotic clown on meth.
Starring: Donald Farmer, Buffy Davis, Chuck Conry, Korey Jordan, Kerry M. Jordan
Directed by: Korey Jordan
Release date: 2019-01-05

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