Best Comedy Movies Available to Stream Right Now

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50. Three Billboards Outside Ebbing, Missouri (2017)
> Available on: Fubo TV
> IMDb Rating: 8.1 (444,925 reviews)
> Rotten Tomatoes audience score: 87% (23,113 votes)

From the director of “In Bruges” comes this similarly dark blend of comedy and crime. Frances McDormand plays a grieving mother, who calls out local authorities for failing to catch her daughter’s killer. It’s very loosely inspired by actual events.

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49. The Santa Clause (1994)
> Available on: Disney+
> IMDb Rating: 6.5 (101,426 reviews)
> Rotten Tomatoes audience score: 65% (369,605 votes)

When an accident takes Santa Claus out of commission, a divorced salesman (Tim Allen) is tasked with filling St. Nick’s jolly old shoes. The Disney movie made just under $190 million at the worldwide box office and spawned two sequels.

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48. Anger Management (2003)
> Available on: HBO Max
> IMDb Rating: 6.3 (204,693 reviews)
> Rotten Tomatoes audience score: 60% (745,877 votes)

Forced into anger management class, a timid businessman (Adam Sandler) squares off against his ironically contentious instructor (Jack Nicholson). Despite its star power and box office success, the comedy was a critical disappointment.

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47. I Now Pronounce You Chuck & Larry (2007)
> Available on: Free
> IMDb Rating: 5.9 (141,876 reviews)
> Rotten Tomatoes audience score: 69% (1,307,670 votes)

Two friends (Adam Sandler and Kevin James) pretend to be a gay couple in order to qualify for domestic partner benefits. What could have been a comic exploration of sexual politics resorts to sight gags and stereotypes instead. Devout fans of both leads may still enjoy it.

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46. Pitch Perfect (2012)
> Available on: HBO Max
> IMDb Rating: 7.1 (280,036 reviews)
> Rotten Tomatoes audience score: 83% (127,217 votes)

More than a musical smash hit, this star-studded comedy was a full-blown phenomenon. Loosely based on a non-fiction book, it chronicles the exploits of a competitive a cappella singing group. Two sequels would follow.

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