Top Five Comedy Movies of 2021

Top Five Comedy Movies of 2021

Aug 12

After the year we all had, we could all use a bit of extra humor in 2021. Though there have been delays in the production of movies, there’s still quite a list of comedic movies that were released this year to help soften the mood. From the iconic release of the Friends Reunion to movies with cult favorites such as Melissa McCarthy and Amy Poehler, there’s something for everyone on our list of top five humorous movies of 2021 thus far. 

Friends: The Reunion

Release Date: May 27, 2021

If you’re looking for a nostalgic step back into time, look no further than catching the reunion of the Friends cast as they reflect back on the show’s best and worst moments. The 90’s Comedy TV show was based in Manhattan and goes through the different types of life experiences through a series of 10 seasons with a rollercoaster of emotions for both cast members and their audience. 


Release Date: March 3, 2021

Starring Amy Poehler, Patrick Schwarzenegger, Hadley Robinson, and more, the American comedy-drama film showcases a shy teenage girl who takes action on calling out sexism through writing an anonymous school publication. Through advice and inspiration from her rebellious mother, she takes matters into her own hands and calls out the patriarchy for allowing stereotypes to run the school. 

Willy’s Wonderland

Release Date: February 12, 2021

Starring the infamous Nicolas Cage, Chris Warner, Beth Grant, and other stars, Willy’s Wonderland take comedy mixed with a thriller on a ride through a family fun center with a bit of a twist. After agreeing on an exchange of cleaning the fun center for his car being repaired, Nicolas Cage is taken back when he realizes his safety is at risk.

Thunder Force

Release Date: April 9, 2021

Melissa McCartney and Octavia Spencer make an iconic duo in this superhero film that takes viewers on a hilarious journey as they try and fight crime. The dynamic duo takes charge and uses their newly give super strength to take on the bad guys in Chicago.


Release Date: May 28, 2021

Featuring Emma Stone, Paul Walter Hauser, and more, this classic twist on the original film ‘101 Dalmations,’ focuses on the backstory of Cruella DeVil. The Disney channel villain offers a bit of insight into how she was born to be different, a bit mad than the rest. Viewers continue to rave about this film giving it an 11/10!

Schedule a night in with friends, family, a bucket of popcorn, and a cozy blanket! We know you won’t be disappointed in this top five list of humorous films and are looking forward to providing our readers with more in the future.