Gentlemen Prefer Blondes (1953) – Deemed a classic Hollywood comedy
MASH (1970) – Doctors in the Korean war pass their time
Monty Python and the Holy Grail (1974) – The knights of Camelot on a silly journey.
Annie Hall (1977) – Widely seen as the highlight of Woody Allen’s career
Ghostbusters (1984) – Ghosts take over New York and must be defeated
Groundhog Day (1993) – A weatherman caught living the same day again and again.
Happy Gilmore (1996) – Occasionally silly movie about an ice hockey hopeful who takes up golf
Shaun of the Dead (2004) – Zombies take over the UK and must be defeated
In the Loop (2008) – Political comedy satirising UK and US policies