After the spooky Halloween season and before we get into Christmas romances, it’s the perfect time to lighten the mood with a bit of comedy! We’ve put together some hot new titles and some classic laughs that you can find (or request) at your local library. With such a great selection, there’s sure to be something that tickles your funny bone.
Booksmart (2019) | MA15+
On the eve of their high school graduation, two academic superstars and best friends realize they should have worked less and played more. Determined not to fall short of their peers, the girls try to cram four years of fun into one night.
Toy Story 4 (2019) | G
Comedy for the Kids
When a new toy called “Forky” joins Woody and the gang, a road trip alongside old and new friends reveals how big the world can be for a toy.
Long Shot (2019) | M
Journalist Fred Flarsky reunites with his childhood crush, Charlotte Field, now one of the most influential women in the world. As she prepares to make a run for the Presidency, Charlotte hires Fred as her speechwriter and sparks fly.
Shazam! (2019) | M
Superhero Action Comedy
We all have a superhero inside us, it just takes a bit of magic to bring it out. In Billy Batson’s case, by shouting out one word – SHAZAM – this streetwise fourteen-year-old foster kid can turn into the grown-up superhero Shazam.
Sorry to Bother You (2019) | MA15+
Incredibles 2 (2018) | PG
Comedy for the Whole Family
The Incredibles family takes on a new mission, which involves a change in family roles: Bob Parr (Mr Incredible) must manage the house while his wife Helen (Elastigirl) goes out to save the world.
Game Night (2018) | MA15+
A group of friends who meet regularly for game nights find themselves entangled in a real-life mystery when the shady brother of one of them is seemingly kidnapped by dangerous gangsters.
Anchorman: The Legend of Ron Burgundy (2004) | M
Ron Burgundy is San Diego’s top-rated newsman in the male-dominated broadcasting of the 1970s, but that’s all about to change for Ron and his cronies when an ambitious woman is hired as a new anchor.
Shaun of the Dead (2004) | MA15+
Shaun is a salesman whose life has no direction. However, his uneventful life takes a sudden turn when he has to singlehandedly deal with an entire community of zombies.
Zoolander (2001) | M
These are just a selection of the great comedies you could borrow from your local library. Head in and check out the great titles you could be laughing along with.