Comedy (Sorted by Number of Votes Ascending)



1. The Princess in the Vase (1908)

Short, Comedy

6.2
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The opening scenes of this production are laid in Egypt five hundred years before Herodotus, the Father of History, visited that country. Three thousand years ago there dwelt in Egyptian ... See full summary »

Director: Wallace McCutcheon | Stars: D.W. Griffith, Edward Dillon, Linda Arvidson

Votes: 5

2. His Wife's Mother (1909)

6 min | Short, Comedy

4.4
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Jones's mother-in-law prohibits his smoking and drinking, so he takes her out for the evening and gets her drunk.

Director: D.W. Griffith | Stars: John R. Cumpson, Florence Lawrence, Dorothy West, Anita Hendrie

Votes: 5

3. Mr. Jones' Burglar (1909)

4 min | Short, Comedy

5.0
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Everything on this old mundane sphere has its use. Even the burglar's visit, strange as it may seem, may prove a blessing, as this Biograph comedy will verify. Jones has an insatiable ... See full summary »

Director: D.W. Griffith | Stars: John R. Cumpson, Florence Lawrence, Mack Sennett, William J. Butler

Votes: 5

4. The Sacrifice (I) (1909)

7 min | Short, Comedy, Romance

5.2
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Oh, the woe of simultaneous birthdays, as were Mr. and Mrs. Hardlucks', and both being of a generous nature, were seized with an insatiable desire to make on this anniversary of their ... See full summary »

Director: D.W. Griffith | Stars: Harry Solter, Florence Lawrence, Linda Arvidson, John R. Cumpson

Votes: 5

5. The Suicide Club (1909)

4 min | Short, Comedy

3.8
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One of the members of a suicide club learns he has inherited some money, but only after he drew the fatal lot and is expected to kill himself.

Director: D.W. Griffith | Stars: Barry O'Moore, Violet Mersereau, Charles Avery, Charles Craig

Votes: 5

6. May and December (1910)

7 min | Short, Comedy, Romance

4.8
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As water seeks its level, so affinities will find their own, no matter what the conditions. The quartet comprising this story are of ages as the months are to each other. June, a young ... See full summary »

Director: Frank Powell | Stars: Mary Pickford, Billy Quirk, Kate Bruce, W. Chrystie Miller

Votes: 5

7. Muggsy Becomes a Hero (1910)

8 min | Comedy, Short

4.8
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When we left Muggsy in our last subject he had just redeemed himself with his sweetheart Mabel. Hence it is that when Mabel is requested by mamma to accompany her to the church meeting, she... See full summary »

Director: Frank Powell | Stars: Billy Quirk, Mary Pickford, Grace Henderson, Edwin August

Votes: 5

8. A Knight of the Road (1911)

18 min | Short, Comedy

4.2
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A tramp overhears a rancher's plans to go to town for the ranch's payroll. He tries to enlist another loafer (the Knight) to help with a robbery. Instead, the Knight helps thwart the robbery.

Director: D.W. Griffith | Stars: Dell Henderson, George Nichols, Dorothy West, John T. Dillon

Votes: 5

9. A Brave Little Woman (1912)

Comedy, Romance, Short

5.0
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Daniel Lyttell is very ill, but Doctor Bozel assures Clara that the crisis is over and that her husband will eventually get well. In the dead of the night, a burglar enters the Lyttell home... See full summary »

Director: Tom Ricketts | Stars: Harold Lockwood, Dorothy Davenport

Votes: 5

10. How a Horseshoe Upset a Happy Family (1912)

Comedy, Family, Short

5.2
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Mrs. Murphy while marketing one day finds a horseshoe which she believes to be the emblem of good luck and brings it home but her husband disagrees with her and insists that she must not ... See full summary »

Director: C.J. Williams | Stars: Edward O'Connor, Alice Washburn, Yale Boss, Martin Fuller

Votes: 5

11. My Baby (1912)

17 min | Short, Comedy

6.0
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When the double wedding takes two daughters away from the old man at once, the youngest, now the only one left, in outraged spirit promises never to leave her father, but soon she too is ... See full summary »

Director: D.W. Griffith | Stars: Mary Pickford, Henry B. Walthall, Eldean Steuart, W. Chrystie Miller

Votes: 5

12. Won by a Fish (1912)

Comedy, Short

5.0
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Papa ( Dell Henderson ) becomes so miserable over his bad luck as a fisherman, it causes him to reject Harry ( Edward Dillon ), his daughter's ( Mary Pickford ) sweetheart, who tease him ... See full summary »

Director: Mack Sennett | Stars: Edward Dillon, Mary Pickford, Dell Henderson, Kate Bruce

Votes: 5

13. Alas! Poor Yorick! (1913)

Comedy, Short

5.4
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In the grounds of a sanitarium are gathered a number of mentally (but harmless) deranged patients. The most conspicuous is a tall tragedian. When he escapes from his keepers the ... See full summary »

Director: Colin Campbell | Stars: Roscoe 'Fatty' Arbuckle, Wheeler Oakman, Tom Santschi, Lillian Hayward

Votes: 5

14. A Creampuff Romance (1916)

Short, Comedy

6.4
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Director: Roscoe 'Fatty' Arbuckle | Stars: Roscoe 'Fatty' Arbuckle, Alice Lake, Al St. John

Votes: 5

15. The Butcher's Nightmare (1917)

Comedy, Short

4.6
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Ben, the butcher, is in love with a girl who does not reciprocate his affections. He falls asleep and has a dream in which he threatens to foreclose the mortgage on the home of the girl he ... See full summary »

Director: Robin Williamson | Stars: Ben Turpin, Margaret Templeton, Edward J. Laurie, Gypsy Abbott

Votes: 5

16. Spliced and Iced (1917)

Short, Comedy

5.0
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In the spring a young man's fancy turns to thoughts of matrimony, and Musty is no exception. In spite of all the warnings voiced by his married friends. Musty takes the leap. The results ... See full summary »

Director: Louis Myll | Stars: Harry Watson, H.H. McCullum, Della Connor, Maxfield Moree

Votes: 5

17. The Prince and Betty (1919)

50 min | Comedy

7.2
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Director: Robert Thornby | Stars: William Desmond, Mary Thurman, Anita Kay, George Swann

Votes: 5

18. Flies (1922)

Animation, Comedy, Short

7.8
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Director: Dave Fleischer

Votes: 5

19. Miles of Smiles (1923)

Comedy, Short

7.2
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Director: Alfred J. Goulding | Star: Baby Peggy

Votes: 5

20. Little Robinson Crusoe (1924)

70 min | Comedy

6.6
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A boy struggles to survive after being shipwrecked on a deserted island.

Director: Edward F. Cline | Stars: Jackie Coogan, Daniel J. O'Brien, Will Walling, Tom Santschi

Votes: 5

21. Polyteekkarifilmi (1924)

69 min | Comedy

3.8
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Director: Adolf Lindroos | Stars: Rurik Ekroos, Emil Lindh, Kirsti Suonio, Edda von Bidder-Ehrnrooth

Votes: 5

22. There He Goes (1925)

30 min | Comedy, Short

5.8
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Director: Harry Edwards | Stars: Harry Langdon, Peggy Montgomery, Frank Whitson, Vernon Dent

Votes: 5

23. Time Flies (1926)

20 min | Short, Comedy

6.8
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Director: Jess Robbins | Stars: Lupino Lane, Wallace Lupino, Virginia Vance, Gwen Lee

Votes: 5

24. Koko Hot After It (1926)

Animation, Comedy, Short

6.4
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Director: Dave Fleischer

Votes: 5

25. If I Were Single (1927)

Passed | 70 min | Comedy, Romance

6.6
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Rich girl Joan Whitney (Myrna Loy) does her flirtatious best to break up the marriage of May (May McAvoy) and Ted Howard (Conrad Nagel) and almost succeeds, but not before May Howard has a ... See full summary »

Director: Roy Del Ruth | Stars: May McAvoy, Conrad Nagel, Myrna Loy, George Beranger

Votes: 5

26. The Jolly Jilter (1927)

Comedy, Short

5.4
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Ben Turpin, now engaged to a gold digger, goes to visit his former lover, a dancing girl at the theater. The dancing girl doesn't want to let Ben go and makes many empty threats. Eventually... See full summary »

Director: Edward F. Cline | Stars: Ben Turpin, Madeline Hurlock, Sunshine Hart, Dave Morris

Votes: 5

27. Telling the World (1928)

80 min | Comedy, Drama

6.6
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The journalist Don Davis becomes involved in a murder case, where Chrystal Malone is part of it. Davis follows Chrystal to China. When Chrystal arrives in China, Davis has to save her from an execution.

Director: Sam Wood | Stars: William Haines, Anita Page, Eileen Percy, Frank Currier

Votes: 5

28. Women They Talk About (1928)

Passed | 60 min | Comedy, Drama, Romance

6.6
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A story of two closely-knit relationships, one of which involves John Harrison (Anders Randolph), the mayor of a city and his renewed friendship with a widow and former sweetheart Irene ... See full summary »

Director: Lloyd Bacon | Stars: Irene Rich, Audrey Ferris, William Collier Jr., Anders Randolf

Votes: 5

29. Nix on Dames (1929)

67 min | Comedy, Musical, Romance

7.8
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Professional acrobats Bert and Johnny are the best of friends. Thay are also confirmed women-hating bachelors. When an injury suddenly sidelines the act, they move to a boarding house that ... See full summary »

Director: Donald Gallaher | Stars: Mae Clarke, Robert Ames, William Harrigan, Maude Fulton

Votes: 5

30. So This Is Marriage (1929)

20 min | Comedy, Musical, Short

4.2
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A husband believes that love will fade and all marriages go downhill over the years. His wife and two other couples plot to make him think that she is about to run off with another man. ... See full summary »

Director: Bradley Barker | Stars: Guy Voyer, Norma Pallat, Earle S. Dewey, Maury Holland

Votes: 5

31. Down with Husbands (1930)

20 min | Comedy, Short

3.8
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When their wives go on strike, two husbands form an organization they call the "Husbands Protective League".

Director: William Watson | Stars: Johnny Arthur, Bert Roach, Frances Lee, Mabel Forrest

Votes: 5

32. The Jaywalker (1930)

10 min | Short, Comedy

7.8
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Director: Roy Mack | Stars: Chester Clute, Ralph Sanford, James Donnelly, Milt Francis

Votes: 5

33. The Tamale Vendor (1931)

Passed | 21 min | Comedy, Short

4.0
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Director: Roscoe 'Fatty' Arbuckle | Stars: Tom Patricola, Charles Judels, Margaret Breen, Chaquita de Montes

Votes: 5

34. It's a Cinch (1932)

20 min | Comedy, Short

3.0
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When a dance instructor is tricked into facing a prize fighter in the boxing ring, his girlfriend devises a plan to turn the odds in his favor.

Director: Roscoe 'Fatty' Arbuckle | Stars: Monte Collins, Phyllis Crane, Tom O'Brien, Jack Shaw

Votes: 5

35. La telefonista (1932)

80 min | Comedy, Romance

6.2
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Director: Nunzio Malasomma | Stars: Isa Pola, Mimi Aylmer, Luigi Cimara, Sergio Tofano

Votes: 5

36. Una de fieras (1934)

15 min | Comedy, Short

6.8
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Director: Eduardo García Maroto | Stars: Gloria de Granada, Antonio del Pino, Luciano Díaz, Jaime García Herranz

Votes: 5

37. Y, ahora, una de ladrones (1936)

12 min | Comedy, Short

6.0
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Director: Eduardo García Maroto | Stars: Antonio del Pino, Sahara Demaris, Jaime García Herranz, Francisco Melgares

Votes: 5

38. Hot Blood (1936)

93 min | Comedy

5.8
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Director: Georg Jacoby | Stars: Marika Rökk, Hans Stüwe, Ursula Grabley, Paul Kemp

Votes: 5

39. Die Pfingstorgel (1938)

87 min | Comedy

4.6
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Director: Franz Seitz | Stars: Willy Rösner, Maria Andergast, Georg Vogelsang, Gustav Waldau

Votes: 5

40. The Wise Mother in Law (1939)

Music, Comedy

7.0
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Director: Hans Deppe | Stars: Christian Gollong, Ida Wüst, Charlott Daudert, Georg Alexander

Votes: 5

41. Papà per una notte (1939)

80 min | Comedy, Romance

4.4
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Director: Mario Bonnard | Stars: Sergio Tofano, Clelia Matania, Carlo Romano, Leonardo Cortese

Votes: 5

42. We at Solglantan (1939)

94 min | Comedy

6.2
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The politicians wants to build a factory on the allotment garden Solgläntan, but they encounter resistance.

Director: Gunnar Olsson | Stars: Dagmar Ebbesen, Rut Holm, Nils Lundell, Britta Brunius

Votes: 5

43. Memory Tricks (1941)

9 min | Comedy, Short

5.8
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Director: Will Jason | Stars: Pete Smith, Ralph Brooks, Everett Brown, Helen Dickson

Votes: 5

44. Der siebente Junge (1941)

80 min | Comedy

6.6
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Director: Alois Johannes Lippl | Stars: Gustav Waldau, Maria Nicklisch, Fritz Reiff, Joe Stöckel

Votes: 5

45. Don Chicago (1945)

80 min | Comedy

6.8
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Director: Maclean Rogers | Stars: Jackie Hunter, Eddie Gray, Joyce Heron, Claud Allister

Votes: 5

46. One Exciting Week (1946)

Approved | 69 min | Comedy, Crime, Romance

6.4
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A returning WWII hero is on his way to his home town where he is to receive a medal and $10,000. Before arriving he is stricken with amnesia and falls in with a gang of crooks. They do not ... See full summary »

Director: William Beaudine | Stars: Al Pearce, Pinky Lee, Jerome Cowan, Shemp Howard

Votes: 5

47. That's My Gal (1947)

Approved | 66 min | Action, Comedy, Music

6.2
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Two sharpie promoters (Don Barry and Frank Jenks) put on a show they believe is so bad it will not play more than one day and they therefore will not have to pay the long list of investors,... See full summary »

Director: George Blair | Stars: Lynne Roberts, Don 'Red' Barry, Pinky Lee, Frank Jenks

Votes: 5

48. Welcome Aboard (1948–1949)

30 min | Comedy, Music

4.8
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Live variety show with a nautical theme featuring top-name singers and comedians.

Stars: Jerry Lewis, Dean Martin, Phil Silvers

Votes: 5

49. Einmaleins der Ehe (1949)

85 min | Comedy

6.8
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Director: Rudolf Jugert | Stars: Irene von Meyendorff, Hans Söhnker, Grethe Weiser, Viktor Staal

Votes: 5

50. Abe Burrows' Almanac (1950– )

30 min | Comedy, Music, Talk-Show

5.6
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Host Abe Burrows, before he was a big singing star, invites other popular singers to perform.

Stars: Abe Burrows, Milton Delugg, Alan Lund, Blanche Lund

Votes: 5


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