Comedy movies are the ones that totally transforms our state of mind to funny mode even if you are too much tired. Comedy movies are one of the strong pillars of Indian Cinema. These movies not only makes our mind joyful but also makes us feel comfortable. So,
Here is the list of Top 10 Comedy Movies That You Must Watch:
1. 3 Idiots
No, doubt why 3 idiots have been placed in the first spot in the list of top 10 comedy movies. It is an Indian comedy thriller that reached theaters on 25 December 2009. The director and producer of the film include Rajkumar Hirani and Vidhu Vinod Chopra. The movie is made according to the novel ‘Five Point Someone by Chetan Bhagat.
The length of the movie is 170 minutes. 3 idiots was financially successful as it was made on the budget of ₹55 crores and collected approximately ₹460 crores. The movie was honored with various awards including the Filmfare award, Best Film award, and more than three National awards. The main cast of the film includes:
- Aamir Khan (as Ranchoddas)
- Madhavan (as Farhan Qureshi)
- Sharman Joshi (as Raju Rastogi)
- Kareena Kapoor (as Piya Sahastrabuddhe)
- Boman Irani (as Dr. Viru Sahastrabuddhe)
- Omi Vaidya (as Chatur Ramalingam)
The story of the film revolves around Rancho who is pursuing Engineering. Rancho and his colleagues Farhan and Raju observe the universe in a unique way. Once Rancho disappears from there Later his friends find him, now he is one of the finest scientists.
2. Golmaal : Fun unlimited
Without this movie the list of top 10 comedy movies is incomplete. Ajay Devgan starring Golmaal is an Indian comedy thriller that was released on 14 July 2006. The director and producer of the film include Rohit Shetty and Dhillon Mehta.
The songs of the movie are made by Vishal – Shekhar. Commercially, the film was completely successful as it earned more than 3 times its budget. It has been written by Neeraj Vora and has a length of 150 minutes. The main cast of the film includes –
- Ajay Devgn (as Gopal or Sameer)
- Arshad Warsi (as Madhav)
- Sharman Joshi (as Laxman)
- Tusshar Kapoor (as Lucky)
- Rimi Sen (as Nirali)
- Paresh Rawal (as Somnath)
The main plot of the movie revolves around four friends. Gopal, Lucky, Madhav, and Laxman – they try to take a safe stay in a house where a blind couple lives. They try to win the trust of the blind couple by showing one among them as their grandson.
Now, all of them are fond of their gorgeous neighbor Rimi Sen. Further, the movie continues and various comic moments occur during the movie.
3. Hera Pheri
It is one of the most famous movies on the list of top 10 comedy movies. Akshay Kumar starring Hera Pheri is an Indian comedy movie that was released on 31 March 2000. The producer and writers of the film include A. G. Nadiadwala and Anand Vardhan. The movie is directed by Priyadarshan and has a length of 143 minutes.
Hera Pheri is on the list of Evergreen comedy classics in the history of Indian Cinema. The movie also received maximum votes in a Bollywood best movie in a poll organized by The Indian Express. The main cast of the film includes –
- Akshay Kumar (as Raju)
- Suniel Shetty (as Shyam)
- Paresh Rawal (as Baburao Ganpatrao Apte or Babu Bhaiya)
- Tabu (as Anuradha Shivshankar Panikar)
- Gulshan Grover (as Kabira Maanja)
The main plot of the movie revolves around three people Shyam, Baburao, and Raju. Shyam is a jobless youth while Raju is a Laundry worker. Now, they want to become rich as fast as they can. Once due to cross-connection they got a call from an abductor. Now they plan to earn money through an idea which they get after the call but various problems come in their path in doing so.
Sanjay Dutt starring Dhamaal is an Indian Comedy thriller that was released on 7 September 2007. The movie is directed by Indra Kumar and has a length of 137 minutes. The producers of the movie include Indra Kumar and Ashok Thakeria. It is one of India’s most successful comedy franchises.
Till now more than three sequels of the film have been made including Dhamaal, Double Dhamaal, and Total Dhamaal. The film was also financially successful as it earned more than 2 times its budget. The main cast of the film includes –
- Sanjay Dutt (as Inspector Kabir Naik)
- Riteish Deshmukh (as Deshbandhu Roy)
- Arshad Warsi (as Aditya Shrivastav)
- Aashish Chaudhary (as Boman Contractor)
- Javed Jaffrey (as Manav Shrivastav)
- Asrani (as Nari Contractor)
The plot of the movie revolves around four friends and Inspector. They are told about secret money which is put below on earth at Goa. They all want to become wealthy and prosperous without any efforts. Now the movie shows how they manage to get the secret money hidden in goa. In between these various funny moments appears in the movie.
It’s again Akshay Kumar’s movie in the list of top 10 comedy movies. Housefull is an Indian comedy thriller that reached theaters on 30 April 2010. The director and producer of the movie include Sajid Khan and Sajid Nadiadwala.
Housefull has a length of 155 minutes. The film was made on a budget of ₹38 crores and crossed ₹124 crores alone in India. Now three sequels of the film have been made – Housefull 2, Housefull 3 and Housefull 4.
The main cast of the film includes –
- Akshay Kumar (as Aarush Avasthi)
- Deepika Padukone (as Soundarya Avasthi)
- Ritesh Deshmukh (as Babu Rao)
- Lara Dutta (as Hetal Rao)
- Arjun Rampal (as Krishna)
- Jiah Khan (as Devika)
- Boman Irani (as Batuk Patel)
- Chunkey Pandey (as Aakhri Pasta)
- Randhir Kapoor (as Kishore Samtani)
The plot of the movie revolves around a man who thinks he has the worst luck in this world. Tired from all this he decides to kill himself. Thereafter, he meets an elegant lady, but after some time this lady creates more trouble in his life and makes his life worse than before.
6. De Dana Dan
You can’t believe it again Akshay Kumar’s movie i.e. 3rd time in the list of top 10 comedy movies. De Dana Dan reached theaters on 27 November 2009. De Dana Dan is directed by Priyadarshan and has a length of 167 minutes.
It has been produced by Ganesh Jain, Girish Jain, Ratan Jain, and Champak Jain. The movie was commercially successful as it earned almost 2 times its budget in its lifetime run. The main cast of the movie includes –
- Akshay Kumar (as Nitin Bankar)
- Suniel Shetty (as Ram Mishra)
- Paresh Rawal (as Harbans Chaddha)
- Manoj Joshi (as Brij Mohan Oberoi )
- Katrina Kaif (as Anjali Kakkad)
- Sameera Reddy (as Manpreet Oberoi)
- Neha Dhupia (as Anu Chopra)
- Archana Puran Singh (as Kuljeet Kaur)
- Aditi Gowitrikar (as Pammi Chadda)
- Asrani (as Maamu Lee Chan)
- Chunky Pandey (as Nonny Chadda)
- Johnny Lever (as Kaala Krishna Murari)
- Shakti Kapoor (as Moosa Hirapurwala or Subair)
- Rajpal Yadav (as Dagdu Yadav)
The plot revolves around two men who are going through a bad fortune in their lives. Now to improve their lives they decide to steal a prosperous businesswoman dog who loves her dog a lot. They do so in hope of getting a huge amount in exchange for a dog from her. Further, after the disappearance off the dog, conditions become more diplomatic.
7. No Entry
Anil Kapoor and Akshay Kumar starring ‘No Entry’ is an Indian comedy thriller that was released on 26 August 2005. The directors and producers of the film include Anees Bazmee and Boney Kapoor. It is on the 7th spot in the list of top 10 comedy movies.
The film was financially successful as it collected ₹79.85 crores while it was made on a budget of ₹22 crores. Actually, No Entry is a Hindi remake of the Tamil movie Charlie Chaplin. Anu Malik and Salim-Sulaiman have played an important role in the music of the movie.
The main cast of the film includes –
- Anil Kapoor (as Kishan)
- Salman Khan (as Prem)
- Fardeen Khan (as Shekhar)
- Bipasha Basu (as Bobby)
- Lara Dutta (as Kajal)
- Esha Deol (as Pooja)
- Celina Jaitly (as Sanjana)
- Boman Irani (as Home Minister P.K Gupta)
The plot of the movie revolves around Kishan (Anil Kapoor) and Prem (Salman Khan). Kishan is an editor of a Newspaper while Prem is a businessman. Kishan is married to Kaajal (Lara Dutta) and he is very loyal to his wife but his wife uses to doubt him regarding affairs.
On the other hand, his friend Prem often cheats his wife Pooja(Esha Deol) in a very clever manner. But after some time Kishan starts an affair with Bobby, a call girl. Thereafter various confusions regarding the wife take place during the movie.
It’s again Akshay Kumar’s movie(4th time) in the list of top 10 comedy movies. Welcome is one of the most liked movies in the history of Indian Cinema. The movie reached theaters on 21 December 2007. The movie is directed by Anees Bazmee and produced by Firoz Nadiadwala.
Welcome is also one of the most successful comedy franchises in the history of Indian Cinema. In 2015 the second version of the movie also released in the name of ‘Welcome Back’. It has a running time of 155 minutes. The main cast of the Film includes –
- Nana Patekar (as Don Uday Shetty)
- Anil Kapoor (as Don Sagar Pandey or Majnu Bhai)
- Katrina Kaif (as Sanjana Shetty)
- Paresh Rawal (as Dr. Dayal Ghungroo)
- Supriya Karnik (as Payal Ghungroo)
- Akshay Kumar (as Rajiv Saini)
- Mallika Sherawat (as Ishika)
The plot of the movie revolves around Uday(Nana Patekar) and his younger brother Majnu(Anil Kapoor) who are gangsters. They are very worried about their sister’s marriage as no one is ready to marry her because of their criminal family background.
Now Uday wants Rajeev(Akshay Kumar) to marry Sanjana (Katrina Kaif) but Rajeev’s uncle is not ready to accept their relationship. Now between this opposition of Rajeev’s uncle, various funny moments appear in the movie.
Salman Khan starring Partner is an Indian comedy thriller that reached theaters on 20 July 2007. The concept of the movie is from the American thriller ‘Hitch’. The partner is directed by David Dhawan.
The movie is produced by Sohail Khan and Parag Sanghvi under the banners of Sohail Khan Productions. The film has a length of 143 minutes. The partner received a positive response from the audience as well as critics. The main cast of the film includes –
- Salman Khan (as Prem Kulkarni (Love Guru))
- Govinda (as Bhaskar Diwakar)
- Lara Dutta (as Naina Sahani)
- Katrina Kaif (as Priya Jaisingh)
- Deepshikha (as Pammi)
- Vindu Dara Singh (as Chadha)
The plot of the movie revolves around Prem (Salman Khan) who is popularly known as the Love guru in the movie. His main work is to sort out the love problems of his companions. Now, Bhaskar (Govinda) approach’s him to solve his love life problems.
Bhaskar tells prem about Priya Jaisingh (Katrina Kaif) who is the daughter of a very rich businessman so that’s why he is hesitating to express his feelings before her. Now the movie shows how Prem solves day-to-day love life problems of Bhaskar.
10. Khatta Meetha
Khatta Meetha is an Indian comedy thriller that reached theaters on 23 July 2010. The story of the movie is written by Sreenivasan. Khatta Meetha movie is directed by Priyadarshan and produced by Cape of Good Films. It is on the 10th spot in the list of top 10 comedy movies.
The movie has a length of 158 minutes. Commercially the film was successful as it collected ₹62.79 crores while it was made on a budget of ₹35 crores. The main cast of the film includes –
- Akshay Kumar as Sachin Tichkule
- Trisha as Gehna Ganpule
- Urvashi Sharma as Anjali Tichkule
- Rajpal Yadav as Rangeela
- Johnny Lever as Award Anshuman
The plot of the movie revolves around a tired contractor Sachin Tichkule( Akshay Kumar) who is facing various obstacles in his job. His ultimate goal is very high but there seems no possibility of accomplishment of his goal. Now his family members, as well as colleagues, do not trust him. His girlfriend who initially loved him now hates him a lot.
So, this was all about the top 10 comedy movies of all time. In the above Akshay Kumar’s movie has been appeared maximum times, which will appeal to you if you are his big fan.