Utah Video Production Blog 45: Films That Will Make You Laugh Out Loud

The famous English comedian Charlie Chaplin once said “a day without laughter is a day wasted.” It is amazing the effect that laughter can have on us. If you have some time and are in the mood for some laughter you may want to check out one of these films!


Dumb and Dumber


A pair of dumb friends named Harry and Lloyd set out on a cross country trip to return a briefcase full of money to its rightful owner, a beautiful woman named Mary Swanson. However, the duo are unaware of a bigger conspiracy involving Mary and the briefcase, and a pair of criminals involved in the conspiracy attempt to chase Harry and Lloyd down for the briefcase. 


Anchorman: The Legend of Ron Burgundy 


Ron Burgundy is San Diego’s top rated newsman in the male-dominated broadcasting of the 70’s, but that’s all about to change for Ron and his co-workers when an ambitious woman is hired as a new anchor.


Napolean Dynamite


If you are looking for some great one-liners than you need to see Napolean Dynamite! In this film, a listless and alienated teenager decides to help his new friend win the class presidency in their small western high school, while he must deal with his bizarre family life back home. 


Monty Python and the Holy Grail


King Arthur and his knights embark on a low-budget search for the Grail. Along the way they encounter many silly obstacles and interesting people.


Tommy Boy


An incompetent, immature, and dimwitted heir to an auto parts factory must save the business to keep it out of the hands of his new, con-artist relatives and big business.


Meet the Parents


Male nurse Greg meets his girlfriend’s parents before proposing, but her suspicious father is every date’s worst nightmare. The father turns out to be former CIA with a lie detector in the basement. Everything that could go wrong for Greg does in this comedic film starring Ben Stiller and Robert De Niro.


Billy Madison


Billy Madison is the 27 year-old son of Bryan Madison, a very rich man who has made his living in the hotel industry. Billy stands to inherit his father’s empire but in order to do so he must repeat grades 1-12 all over again. 




In pursuit of the love of his life, Ted Striker follows Elaine onto the flight that she is working on as a member of the cabin crew. Elaine doesn’t want to be with Ted anymore, but when the crew and passengers fall ill from food poising, all eyes are on Ted. 


Rush Hour


Cultures clash and tempers flare as two cops Detective Inspector Lee (a Hong Kong detective) and Detective James Carter (a big-mouthed work-alone Los Angeles cop) join forces in order to save the Chinese consul’s daughter from criminals.


Yes Man


Carl Allen is a standstill. No future…Until the day he enrolls into a personal development program based on a very simple idea: say yes to everything! Carl discovers with amazement the magical power of “Yes”, and sees his professional and romantic life turn upside down overnight.


Wayne’s World


Wayne is still living at home and has his own public access TV show. A local station decides to hire him and his sidekick, Garth, to do their show professionally. Wayne falls for a bass guitarist and uses his and Garth’s video contracts to help her career along, knowing that Ben Oliver, the advertising guy who is ruining their show will probably take her away from him if they fail. 


Happy Gilmore


A Hockey player wannabe finds out that he has the most powerful drive in history. He joins the P.G.A. tour to make some money to save his grandma’s house. The downside is that his hockey player mentality doesn’t really do on the P.G.A. tour. Especially with the favorite to win the championship.


School of Rock


A wannabe rock star in need of cash poses as a substitute teacher at a prep school, and tries to turn his class into a rock band.

The ‘Burbs


An overstressed suburbanite and his paramilitaric neighbor struggle to prove their paranoid theory that the new family in town is a front for a cannibalistic cult.




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