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Greatest Films: 100 Years of Comedy (1914-2013)

by Amadeus Magnus
Greatest Films: 100 Years of Comedy (1914-2013) by Amadeus Magnus
Each year represented by the best comedy that the most I liked. 1914-1919 His Trysting Place (1914) In the Park (1915) Behind the Screen (1916) The Immigrant (1917) The Bond (1918) A Day’s Pleasure (1919) 1920-1929 The Scarecrow (1920) The Kid (1921) The Blacksmith (1922) or The Electric House (1922) Safety Last! (1923) Sherlock Jr. (1924) The Gold Rush (1925) The General (1926) The Cat and the Canary (1927) A Girl in Every Port (1928) Big Business (1929) 1930-1939 Animal Crackers (1930) Freedom for Us (1931) Trouble in Paradise (1932) Duck Soup (1933) It Happened One Night (1934) A Night at the Opera (1935) Mr. Deeds Goes to Town (1936) The… Read more

Each year represented by the best comedy that the most I liked.

1914-1919

His Trysting Place (1914)
In the Park (1915)
Behind the Screen (1916)
The Immigrant (1917)
The Bond (1918)
A Day’s Pleasure (1919)

1920-1929

The Scarecrow (1920)
The Kid (1921)
The Blacksmith (1922) or The Electric House (1922)
Safety Last! (1923)
Sherlock Jr. (1924)
The Gold Rush (1925)
The General (1926)
The Cat and the Canary (1927)
A Girl in Every Port (1928)
Big Business (1929)

1930-1939

Animal Crackers (1930)
Freedom for Us (1931)
Trouble in Paradise (1932)
Duck Soup (1933)
It Happened One Night (1934)
A Night at the Opera (1935)
Mr. Deeds Goes to Town (1936)
The Awful Truth (1937)
The Divorce of Lady X (1938)
The Rules of the Game (1939)

1940-1949

The Great Dictator (1940)
Ball of Fire (1941)
The Talk of the Town (1942)
The More the Merrier (1943)
Arsenic and Old Lace (1944)
And Then There Were None (1945)
A Night in Casablanca (1946)
Monsieur Verdoux (1947)
The Paleface (1948)
Kind Hearts and Coronets (1949)

1950-1959

Harvey (1950)
The Man in the White Suit (1951)
Singin’ in the Rain (1952)
Gentlemen Prefer Blondes (1953)
Hobson’s Choice (1954)
The Trouble with Harry (1955)
The Bad Seed (1956)
A King in New York (1957)
Gigi (1958)
Some Like It Hot (1959)

1960-1969

The Little Shop of Horrors (1960)
The Parent Trap (1961)
The Suitor (1962)
Irma la Douce (1963)
Dr. Strangelove or: How I Learned to Stop Worrying and Love the Bomb (1964)
How to Murder Your Wife (1965)
Not with My Wife, You Don’t! (1966)
Bedazzled (1967)
Buona Sera, Mrs. Campbell (1968) or The Party (1968)
Bob & Carol & Ted & Alice (1969)

1970-1979

The Ballad of Cable Hogue (1970)
Harold and Maude (1971)
Pink Flamingos (1972)
Paper Moon (1973)
Going Places (1974)
Hababam sinifi (1975)
The Twelve Tasks of Astérix (1976)
Annie Hall (1977)
Kibar Feyzo (1978)
Being There (1979)

1980-1989

The Blues Brothers (1980)
La chèvre (1981)
Tootsie (1982)
The King of Comedy (1983)
This is Spinal Tap (1984)
After Hours (1985)
Hannah and Her Sisters (1986)
Moonstruck (1987)
Dirty Rotten Scoundrels (1988) or Who Framed Roger Rabbit (1988)
Heathers (1989)

1990-1999

The Freshman (1990) or Home Alone (1990)
Delicatessen (1991)
The Player (1992)
Benny & Joon (1993)
Ed Wood (1994)
Toy Story (1995)
Jerry Maguire (1996)
Grosse Pointe Blank (1997)
The Truman Show (1998)
Toy Story 2 (1999)

2000-2009

High Fidelity (2000)
The Majestic (2001)
Interstate 60 (2002)
American Splendor (2003)
Seed of Chucky (2004)
Tristram Shandy: A Cock and Bull Story (2005)
Ira and Abby (2006)
2 Days in Paris (2007)
WALL·E (2008)
Little Nicolas (2009)

2010-2013

Kick-Ass (2010)
The Intouchables (2011)
Seven Psychopaths (2012)

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