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Annie Hall

by:Allen, Woody, 1935-

Woody Allen's semiautobiographical portrait of his amorous, but ultimately mismatched, relationship with co-star Diane Keaton. Allen uses satire and comedy to portray this "nervous romance" for modern times.

Editions:277  Date:1976 - 2015  Rating:Rated PG.  Genre(s):Feature films, Comedy films, Drama, Comedy films, Comedy films

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Young Frankenstein

by:Wilder, Gene, 1933-2016

A finely tuned parody of the old Frankenstein movies, in which Wilder returns to the old country to clear his family name.

Editions:166  Date:1974 - 2016  Rating:MPAA rating: PG.  Genre(s):Drama, Comedy films, Comedy films, Feature films, Monster films

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O brother, where art thou?

by:Coen, Joel

Loosely based on Homer's "Odyssey", this is the story of three convicts-- escapees from a prison farm in Mississippi-- and their adventure as they travel home in hopes of recovering buried loot before it's lost forever in a flood.

Editions:145  Date:1992 - 2018  Rating:MPAA rating: PG-13; for some violence and language.  Genre(s):Drama, Feature films, Comedy films, Comedy films, Comedy films

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The breakfast club

by:Hughes, John, 1950-2009

Five high school students--a Rebel, an Athlete, a Brain, a Princess and a Basketcase--find themselves thrown together serving a Saturday morning detention. They do not have much in common, except giving up their day, sitting in the school library, and writing an essay for the principal. At first, they argue and hate each other, but after smoking some of the Rebel's marijuana, they begin to pour their hearts out to each other. They talk about their fears, secrets, deepest emotions, and problems.

Editions:204  Date:1982 - 2021  Rating:MPAA rating: R.  Genre(s):Feature films, Drama, Comedy films, Comedy films, Teen films

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Driving Miss Daisy

by:Uhry, Alfred

In 1948, Miss Daisy Werthan, an elderly, cranky ex-school teacher from Atlanta, crashes her new Packard through a retaining wall into her neighbor's yard. Her concerned son Boolie reasons she no longer is able to drive herself, and over her strenuous objections hires the gentle, tactful, and wily black widower Hoke Colburn to be her chauffeur. As a Jew, Miss Daisy is also the victim of prejudice, and she gradually overcomes her subconscious bigotry to see Hoke as a true friend. Beginning in frostiness, their slow changing relationship mirrors the changing racial climate in the south through the burgeoning of civil rights movement.

Editions:132  Date:1989 - 2020  Rating:MPAA rating: Rated PG; Canadian Home Video Rating: Rated PG.  Genre(s):Comedy films, Feature films, Drama, Comedy films, Comedy films

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Ratatouille

by:Bird, Brad, 1957-

A rat named Remy dreams of becoming a great chef despite his family's wishes and the obvious problem of being a rat in a decidedly rodent-phobic profession. When fate places Remy in Paris, he finds himself ideally situated beneath a restaurant made famous by his culinary hero. Despite the apparent dangers of being an unwanted visitor in the kitchen of one of Paris' most exclusive restaurants, Remy forms an unlikely partnership with Linguini, the garbage boy, who inadvertently discovers Remy's amazing talents. They strike a deal, ultimately setting into motion a chain of extraordinary events that turns the culinary world of Paris upside down.

Editions:184  Date:2005 - 2020  Rating:MPAA rating: G.  Genre(s):Drama, Animated films, Animated films, Comedy films, Comedy films

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Mrs. Doubtfire

by:Columbus, Chris

Daniel Hillard is no ordinary father, so when he learns his ex-wife needs a housekeeper, he applies for the job. With the perfect wig, a little makeup and a dress for all occasions, he becomes Mrs. Doubtfire, a devoted British housekeeper who is hired on the spot. Free to be the "woman" he never knew he could be, the disguised Daniel creates a whole new life with his entire family.

Editions:178  Date:1985 - 2020  Rating:MPAA rating: PG-13.  Genre(s):Drama, Comedy films, Comedy films, Feature films, Comedy films

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Pirates of the Caribbean. At world's end

by:Verbinski, Gore

After Elizabeth, Will, and Captain Barbossa rescue Captain Jack Sparrow, who is trapped in Davy Jones' Locker, they must face their foes. Lord Cutler Beckett, now has control of Jones' heart and forms a dark alliance with him in order to rule the seas and wipe out the last of the Pirates. Jack, Barbossa, Will, Elizabeth, and crew must call the Pirate Lords from the four corners of the globe, including the infamous Sao Feng, together. The Pirate Lords want to release the goddess Calypso, Davy Jones's damned lover, from the trap they sent her. The Pirate Lords must combine the 9 pieces that bound her by ritual to undo it and release her in hopes that she will help them fight. All pirates will stand together and make their final stand for freedom against Beckett, Jones, Norrington, the Flying Dutchman, and the entire East India Trading Company.

Editions:119  Date:2005 - 2018  Rating:MPAA rating: PG-13; for intense sequences of action/adventure violence and some frightening images.  Genre(s):Drama, Feature films, Action and adventure films, Action and adventure films, Comedy films

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Night at the museum

by:Stiller, Ben

Larry Daley is a divorced father who can't seem to keep a job for more than a week. He applies for a job at the Museum of Natural History and is assigned as a night guard. However, a seemingly easy job turns out to be an adventure when he finds that an ancient curse has caused the "inhabitants" of the museum to come to life.

Editions:103  Date:2006 - 2018  Rating:MPAA rating: PG; for mild action, language and brief rude humor.  Genre(s):Drama, Feature films, Comedy films, Comedy films, Film adaptations

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Juno

by:Reitman, Jason, 1977-

Juno MacGuff is sixteen years old. After a one-time sexual encounter with her best friend Paulie, she learns that she's pregnant. Juno and Paulie like each other, but not enough to start a family, complete with a child. Paulie leaves all the decisions about the baby to Juno. During her pregnancy, which she treats with care but detachment, her relationships develop.

Editions:168  Date:1008 - 2016  Rating:MPAA rating: PG-13; for mature thematic material, sexual content and language ; Special features not rated.  Genre(s):Drama, Feature films, Comedy films, Comedy films, Comedy films

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