Do want to have a good laugh? Well, it is time to find out the top 15 comedy movies released this year that can put a smile on every movie lover’s face.
Life is full of ups and downs and laughter is something that helps to survive. When it comes to films, people have a knack for comedy movies which can offer them a fair share of entertainment and a good amount of laughter. 2024 is set to be a good year for Comedy fans as it has already come up with a handful of fun movies. Whether it is the animated sequels or reboots of the classic cults; you can find plenty of stuff to get excited for. Starting from action comedy, and drama to misadventures; there is something for everything in the comedy genre. Let’s find out the top 15 Comedy Movies released this year.
- Beetlejuice 2
Release Date – September 6, 2024
Michael Keaton is ready to return as the desperate ghoul who haunts and possesses people from the world of living in the film Beetlejuice 2. The film is directed by Tim Burton, and Winona Ryder will be back in the movie as Lydia Deetz. Special mention goes to Jenna Ortega who is playing the part of Astrid Deetz, the daughter of Lydia. Fans are quite excited about this modern sequel to the 1988 cult horror comedy. However, very little regarding the movie and production has been announced.
Release Date – August 9, 2024
There are very few people who haven’t played the game ‘Borderlands’ which garnered a lot of attention in the last two decades however, it lost its popularity with time. But gamers and fans would still love those bizarre characters on the big screen including bandits and the strange Monsters. Director Eli Roth is turning this project into an exciting web series and many of your favorite comedy stars have joined the cast. From Jack Black, and Kevin Hart to Janina Gavankar, Ariana Greenblatt, and many others have joined the crew. Considering the previous hit game adaption in movies and series, this project is going to be successful and funny as well.
- Deadpool 3
Release Date – July 26, 2024
This is the ultimate action comedy that everyone is looking forward to. While there are plenty of Marvel superheroes, no one beats the level of sass and sarcasm Deadpool caries. In the third sequel of the movie, Deadpool will join the party with Wolverine and Ryan is working pretty hard with Jackman to offer a delightful action comedy experience. Despite its delayed release, the anticipation is high among the fans of Deadpool. When it comes to fine action, R-rated hacking and slashing, and a huge dose of comedy; you cannot find anything better than Deadpool!
- Despicable Me 4
Release Date – July 5, 2024
It would be hard to find someone who does not like the minions. Those adorable yellow beans or beings will be back again on the big screen as the firth sequel, Despicable Me 4 is releasing soon. The movie will continue the story from where the third part ended. After Gru’s twin brother Dry escapes, Gru becomes close with Lucy and Lucy decides to become the mother figure to the little ones. And a new adventure begins that you cannot miss out on. Steve Carell as Gru remains the same. On the other hand, Kristen Wiig voice acted for Lucy, Miranda Cosgrave for Margo, and Steve Coogan handled Silas Ramsbottom.
- Inside Out 2
Release Date – June 14, 2024
Disney Pixar never fails to captivate the audience with its deep emotion and comedic expressions. Such movies can be enjoyed by people of all ages. It famous film Inside Out has come up with a second sequel and this time, there will be more twists of emotions. Riley is not a child anymore but has grown up into a teenager in the film and the movie carefully portrays this phase of adolescence that triggers many kinds of emotion. This time they introduced ‘Anxiety’, voiced by Maya Hawke. It is a great approach by the director to address mental well-being among young teenagers.
- Bad Boys 4
Release Date – June 14, 2024
The pair of Martin Lawrence and Will Smith is funny even with just their presence and when they act together, it is more like laughing gas. This action comedy movie has returned with a fourth sequel and it is extending the franchise’s reach around the globe. However, not much about the movie’s plot has been released yet. The film is going to be directed by Adil and Bilall who took care of the previously released parts as well.
- Imaginary Friends
Release Date – May 24, 2024
John Krasinski’s directorial debut has offered him a fair opportunity to experiment and this time he has come up with a film named ‘IF’ or ‘Imaginary Friends’ where Ryan Reynolds plays a vital role. The story revolves around a girl who can see other children’s abandoned imaginary friends. The cast for the movie includes Emily Blunt, Steve Carell, Matt Damon, Awkwafina, Maya Rudolph, and many others. The accumulation of such powerful and talented comedy actors makes this movie a must-see for everyone, whether a child or grandparents.
- The Garfield Movie
Release Date – May 24, 2024
The mischievous lasagna-loving cat is back again with The Garfield Movie which is all set to release this May. Chris Pratt’s voice acted for Garfield and it sounds undeniably funny. In this movie, Garfield gets to meet his long-lost father, Vic. The father and the cat go on a wild adventure and the movie proceeds with plenty of immersive moments. Samuel L. Jackson has given his voice to the character Vic. Along with nostalgia, an engaging story, and a star cast; this movie looks promising and full of funny moments to laugh your heart out.
- Kung Fu Panda 4
Release Date – March 29, 2024
When you decide to get serious, there is no way you can escape even if you are a shape-shifter and that is what happened in the upcoming Kung Fu Panda 4 movie. The Dragon Warrior of the Peace Valley as well as the Spiritual reader, Po joins the team with a fox to defeat the ferocious enemy named Chameleon who can shape-shift and absorb other’s powers. Kung Fu Panda is best known for its subtle comedy and emotionally stirring dialogues that make you smile and rethink life
- Ghostbusters: Frozen Empire
Release Date – March 29, 2024
The iconic Ghostbusters are back but this time, they have come with a cold winter with them. Ghostbusters: Frozen Empire offers an ice age in New York City which might make you think it is a catastrophe movie but wait until you see the ghosts. This action-horror comedy is full of adventure and offers plenty of nostalgic references. This is a movie to enjoy with your family.
- The American Society Of Magical Negroes
Release Date – March 22, 2024
Just like the name suggests, there are plenty references of to racism in America in this movie. Though it is a directorial debut for Kobi Libii, he has done a great job in offering a fresh satirical comedy that is both powerful and pungent. The story revolves around Justin Smith, a young man recruited into a mysterious community of Black people who practice magic in order to make lives easier for the while people. It is all set to debut at the 2024 Sundance Film Festival in late January before the theatrical release takes place on March 22nd.
- Drive-Away Dolls
Release Date – March 15, 2024
Ethan Coen, of the Coen brothers, has come up with this comedy thriller movie where two girls come across a series of events while they are on a road trip from South to Tallahassee. However, the unfortunate events made them the target of a criminal organization. It is an amazing comedy movie that features major Hollywood stars like Pedro Pascal and Matt Damon.
- The Fall Guy
Release Date – March 1, 2024
If you are looking for another action comedy punch then The Fall Guy is the best option that is releasing on 1st March. Starring Ryan Gosling and Emily Blunt, it is a story of a stunning man which consists of plenty of comedic references. Starting from thriller to romance, this film offers a taste of everything.
- Lisa Frankenstein
Release Date – February 9, 2024
Diablo Cody, who gained critical acclaim with his movie Juno is ready to offer movie lovers a brand new film that recreates the classic story of Frankenstein with a modern twist and ample Gothic adventure. There is love, horror, fiction, and the same time plenty of immersive moments of laughter which makes it an ideal choice for everyone. Directed by Zelda Williams, it will be released soon in two weeks.
- Mean Girls
Release Date – January 19, 2024
2004’s hit Mean Girls is ready to come back with a modern flair with the latest rebooted movie. The lead character Cady Heron is played by Angourie Rice and Regina George is played by Reneé Rapp. Featuring some of the renowned comedy actors, this film going to another hilarious drama flick with pop references.
Stay tuned to find out more about the comedy movies of 2024.