Best Comedy Movies Available to Stream Right Now

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5. Meet the Fockers (2004)
> Available on: Peacock
> IMDb Rating: 6.3 (254,964 reviews)
> Rotten Tomatoes audience score: 58% (33,181,885 votes)

It’s a clash of the in-laws in this blockbuster sequel, which runs over similar ground as its popular predecessor. Dustin Hoffman and Barbra Streisand enter the fold as Greg’s way-too-easy-going parents. “Smutty, silly and liable to make you smirk despite yourself,” wrote Amy Simmons for Time Out.

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4. The Hangover Part II (2011)
> Available on: HBO Max
> IMDb Rating: 6.5 (467,699 reviews)
> Rotten Tomatoes audience score: 52% (196,315 votes)

The wolf pack returns for another bachelor party — this time in Thailand — once again waking up with no memory of the night before. Tethered to formula perhaps, but it’s still better than the franchise’s disastrous third installment.

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3. Clerks (1994)
> Available on: HBO Max
> IMDb Rating: 7.7 (212,765 reviews)
> Rotten Tomatoes audience score: 89% (285,468 votes)

This black-and-white indie comedy spends a day in the life of two foulmouthed store clerks. Director Kevin Smith was working at the very same convenience store where the movie was filmed, shooting during off-hours. The View Askewniverse was thus born.

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2. Home Alone (1990)
> Available on: Disney+
> IMDb Rating: 7.6 (494,349 reviews)
> Rotten Tomatoes audience score: 80% (1,027,034 votes)

Left behind during the holidays, 8-year-old Kevin McCallister (Macaulay Culkin) must protect his home from two bungling burglars (Joe Pesci and Daniel Stern). So goes this beloved blockbuster, which may have very well spawned helicopter parenting. An upcoming sixth instalment called “Home Sweet Home Alone” is scheduled to arrive in November.

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1. The Hangover (2009)
> Available on: HBO Max, Fubo TV
> IMDb Rating: 7.7 (723,969 reviews)
> Rotten Tomatoes audience score: 84% (943,300 votes)

What happens in Vegas stays in Vegas, but that’s only because three friends can’t remember anything from the previous night. The comedy smash made just under $470 million at the worldwide box office and turned both Bradley Cooper and Zach Galifianakis into megastars.

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