The Best Comedy Movies on Amazon Prime Video (2021) – MeriStation

Always want to laugh. It stimulates us. Bring out your best side in the face of the hilarious events that occur in front of the screen. Given the number of options offered by streaming services such as Amazon Prime Video, in this piece we will review what they are the best comedies available in your catalog of films.

The list will follow a similar structure to that seen in other reviews, such as the one we brought you about science fiction in the same subscription. This selection is made based on the feature films available as of May 26, 2021. Throughout the months we will update with the exits and entrances.

The Big Lebowski

At this point we are not going to discover about one of the cult films of the 90s. The Coen brothers gave life to the particular Nota, a peculiar character that one day is mistaken for the millionaire Jeff lebowski, who are looking for some thugs. This event will set off a chain of events that will take you to all kinds of places.

Amazon Prime Video Best Movies Comedy 2021

The Truman Show

Jim Carrey touched the sky with one of the most remembered films in his long career. The actor plays Truman burbank, an ordinary man who does not know that all his life he has been the subject of the most ambitious reality show in the history of television. Burbank lives without suspecting that everything around him is a lie. We prefer not to reveal the surprises in the film: essential.

Amazon Prime Video Best Movies Comedy 2021

The Big Sick of Love

The nominee for Oscar awards For best original screenplay in 2017, The Big Sick takes us to romantic comedy at its finest, but with an interesting twist. A couple meets in the middle of a comedy show. That meeting provokes a succession of later appointments that the realization is nesting, despite the cultural differences between Emily and Kumail. You will accompany Kunail Nanjiani and Zoe Kazan, the leading duo, through this journey.

Amazon Prime Video Best Movies Comedy 2021

The dictator

Sacha Baron Cohen He made viewers laugh with his portrayal of Admiral Haffaz Aladeen, who moves the image of the dictator profile against the West. While he is dedicated to running his own democracy in Wadiya, a fictional country in North Africa, little by little the rest of the regions will begin to point the finger at him, until the United Nations intrudes and constantly sanctions him. For this reason, this peculiar character will visit the UN in person to solve the problems they have with their way of running this region.

Amazon Prime Video Best Movies Comedy 2021

Birdman or (The Unexpected Virtue of Ignorance)

Birdman was one of the sensations during the Oscars in 2014. The film directed by Alejandro González Iñárritu it achieved four statuettes, including Best Picture and Best Director. The popular director introduces us to a struggle to try to achieve a new direction in the life of Riggan Thomson, played by Michael Keaton. Always known for bringing a popular superhero to life, Thomson will seek to regain his balance as he prepares for the premiere of a new play on Broadway.

Amazon Prime Video Best Movies Comedy 2021

Vicky Cristina Barcelona

We must go back to 2008 to know the impact of the film in our country. Penélope Cruz won the Oscar for Best Supporting Actress for her portrayal of María Elena, who plays a key role in this adventure of Woody Allen. Vicky and Cristina, two young Americans, go on a summer vacation to Barcelona, ​​where they meet Juan Antonio, a local painter. Little by little their personalities will confront each other in this delusional comedy.

Amazon Prime Video Best Movies Comedy 2021

Yesterday

What would happen if there were no Beatles? Of course, it would be a sadder world. Its director, Danny Boyle, immerses us in this situation. A musician suffers an accident that sends him straight to the hospital. When he wakes up, he gradually realizes that he is the only one who remembers the Liverpool gang. He will use his memories to gain a foothold in the music industry using works such as Hey Jude, In My Life, The Long and Winding Road, and more.

Amazon Prime Video Best Movies Comedy 2021

Virgin at 40

Steve Carrell plays Andy Stitzer, a 40-year-old man who enjoys his hobbies so much that has ended up neglecting his sexuality. Yes, four decades of life and he has not yet had a sexual relationship. What you will discover when you watch it is a funny comedy about male friendship and how they deal with the female side. You will laugh.

Amazon Prime Video Best Movies Comedy 2021

Grease

The musical comedy par excellence. John Travolta Y Olivia Newton-John take us to the end of the 50s. A summer romance separates the changes of Sandy and Danny, who meet again by chance in high school. This reunion is different than last time. Now Danny has changed his personality, and adds to the cool aesthetic of hair gel and toupee. A classic that never goes out of style.

Amazon Prime Video Best Movies Comedy 2021

Torrente, the stupid arm of the law

Santiago Segura forever marked modern comedy in our country. Torrent has transcended in popular culture as a character that brings together all the stereotypes about being old-fashioned, accompanied by Javier Cámara, Neus Asensi, Tony Leblanc, Julio Sanjuán and Chus Lampreave, among others. Here Segura’s career as a director took off.

Amazon Prime Video Best Movies Comedy 2021