Sci-Fi Comedy Movies:
What do you get when you mix two of the best movie genres of all time? – The absolute best form of entertainment. These movies present serious and inventive Science fiction concepts in the most hilarious manner. If you want to lay back and have the best time, then watch these movies immediately as you will regret missing these movies.
#10: The Hitchhiker’s Guide to the Galaxy (2005)
Garth Jennings, the director, successfully managed to separate this movie from the TV series by adopting a new storyline. Even the fans who grew up with the TV series and books find this movie amazing. It is a very funny movie that takes a different route from the source material and creates its own identity.
#9: Bill & Ted’s Excellent Adventure (1989)
Bill & Ted’s Excellent Adventure is a smartly written movie that will surprise you on every count. Keanu Reeves is known to be an action star but he gives one of his best performances in this movie. If you try to find logic in this movie then it will only disappoint you. So we suggest you switch off your brain before watching this movie and you’ll have the best time.
#8: Paul (2011)
Simon Pegg is a gem and we know the movie is going to be amazing when he comes along with Nick Frost. This movie doesn’t waste any time to get to business as you’ll start laughing as soon as it starts. It is the perfect spoof of almost all the iconic alien movies. The movie is a bit crude at times, so if you’re sensitive, then it’s probably better to skip this one. For those who can handle provocative jokes, do not miss this movie at any cost.
#7: The World’s End (2013)
The incredible cast of this movie alone should compel you to watch this amazing movie. The fans who are familiar with the other two movies of the ‘Cornetto Trilogy’ (Hot Fuzz and Shaun of the Dead), know what to expect from this movie. This movie is outrageously funny and surprisingly heartfelt at times.
#6: Guardians of the Galaxy (2014)
Marvel did everything right with this movie and we have hardly ever been surprised by a Superhero movie this much. Guardians of the Galaxy changed everyone’s perception about a Superhero movie and it is a wonderful surprise. It is the perfect blend of humor and action, full of amazing and funny characters. It has more comedic moments than most comedy movies.
#5: Spaceballs (1987)
Spaceballs is one of the best Parody movies of all time featuring the genius Mel Brooks. All the jokes land in this movie and you won’t mind the movie at all even though the plot is seemingly ridiculous. It is packed with Easter eggs and references to other iconic movies. So in order to fully enjoy it, you must have a fair idea about the iconic movies of the 80s.
#4: Galaxy Quest (1999)
Galaxy Quest is a well-written, clever and hilarious movie that features several acting giants in the lead. It is the perfect Star Trek spoof as it takes the basic Star Trek premise and turns it into comedy gold. There aren’t any cheap jokes in this movie which is a big surprise. If you’re a fan of serious Sci-fi movies, then watch this to see the other side of the coin.
#3: Men in Black (1997)
Men in Black is a highly entertaining and funny Sci-fi comedy that takes an amazing spin on the entire alien genre. Will Smith and Tommy Lee Jones are amazing in this movie and their solid chemistry makes it a must-watch. The comedy in this movie is seamless and the entire experience is enhanced as the characters are so relatable. It is a proper blockbuster from start to finish.
#2: Ghostbusters (1984)
Ghostbusters is hailed as one of the best comedy movies of all time as everything in this movie is quotable. This classic movie is the perfect blend of sci-fi, comedy, and fantasy. Bill Murray steals the show with his terrific performance and we can’t do anything but love him. If you still haven’t watched this movie, then no one can help you.
#1: Back to the Future (1985)
We don’t think that any movie could ever take the top spot for the Best Sci-fi Comedy movie from Back to the Future. This genre doesn’t get any better than this. Michael J. Fox and Christopher Lloyd are the perfect pair who give us one of the most memorable movies of all time. The movie is still as funny as it was back then.