Top 25 Best Modern Comedy

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Here’s our list of our favourite modern comedies!! Which one have you watched? Which movies did we miss out? Share us your favourites!  

The Dark Knight Rises (2012)

Synopsis It has been eight years since Batman vanished into the night, turning, in that instant, from hero to fugitive. Assuming the blame for the death of D.A. Harvey Dent, the Dark Knight sacrificed everything for what he and Commissioner Gordon both hoped was the greater good. For a time the lie worked, as criminal [...]

Take This Waltz
Limited Release Date: 29 June, 2012 Length: 106 Minutes Genre: Drama (With Luke Kirby, Seth Rogen, Sarah Silverman & Michelle Williams) Distributor: Magnolia Pictures   Michelle Williams has become Hollywood’s favorite unfulfilled pretty housewife. InBrokeback Mountain, she played the wife of Heath Ledger’s closeted gay cowboy; in Shutter Island, she played the ghost of a woman who’d given up on [...]


Release Date: 22 June, 2012 Genre: Animation (With Billy Connolly, Kelly Macdonald & Emma Thompson) Distributor: Walt Disney Pictures   For all Pixar’s success — a dozen straight hits earning a total of $7.2 billion worldwide and 40 Oscar nominations — there remains one thing the animation giant has yet to produce: a feature with a female lead. [...]

To Rome with Love

Limited Release Date: 22 June, 2012 Length: 83 Minutes Genre: Comedy (With Woody Allen, Alec Baldwin, Penelope Cruz, Jesse Eisenberg & Ellen Page) Distributor: Sony Pictures Classics   Originally, Woody Allen wanted to call his 43rd film The Bop Decameron. But nobody got the reference to 14th-century Italian literature. ”Not even in Italy,” says Allen. Then he tried Nero Fiddles. But [...]

‘Conjuring 2′ puts a $40.4 million scare into the box office

Horror sequel The Conjuring 2 racked up $40.4 million and topped the box office in its debut, according to studio estimates from comScore. Starring Patrick Wilson and Vera Farmiga as a paranormal-investigating couple, director James Wan’s film nearly matched the $41.9 million opening of the original hit in 2013. The second Conjuring won support from both audiences (who gave it an A- on [...]

Magic Mike

Limited Release Date: 29 June, 2012 Genre: Drama (With Channing Tatum, Alex Pettyfer, Matthew McConaughey, Matthew Bomer, Joe Manganiello, Riley Keough, Cody Horn, Olivia Munn) Distributor: Warner Bros. Pictures   When Channing Tatum brought up the idea of making a movie about his pre-Hollywood stint as a stripper, director Steven Soderbergh decided his long-planned retirement might have to [...]

Abraham Lincoln: Vampire Hunter

Release Date: 22 June, 2012 Genre: Action/Adventure (With Dominic Cooper, Rufus Sewell & Benjamin Walker) Distributor: 20th Century Fox Film Corporation   Woe to the gullible student who turns toAbraham Lincoln: Vampire Hunter before a history test. The film weaves together real-life incidents from the life of the 16th U.S. president and a fantastical backstory about [...]

Seeking a Friend for the End of the World

Release Date: 22 June, 2012 Rated: R Genre: Comedy (With Steve Carell & Keira Knightley) Distributor: Focus Features   While penning Seeking a Friend for the End of the World, writer-director Lorene Scafaria was dealing with a recent death in the family, a breakup, and a new relationship. ”I was obsessed with love and death,” she says, ”and I was [...]

Rock of Ages

Release Date: 15 June, 2012 (In US) Genre: Drama (With Tom Cruise and Julianne Hough) Distributor: Warner Bros. Haven’t you always wanted to hear Tom Cruise sing ”Pour Some Sugar on Me”? In the big-screen adaptation of the big-haired Broadway musical, Cruise plays a petulant mega-rocker named Stacee Jaxx circa 1987. The star impressively belts out period hits [...]
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