Bollywood has produced some truly memorable and hilarious comedy movies that have become cultural landmarks. This article will look at the top 10 best Bollywood comedy movies of all time, which have entertained audiences and left them in splits.
Directed by Amit Sharma, “Badhaai Ho” is a comedy-drama film that explores the humorous chaos that unfolds when a middle-aged couple unexpectedly becomes pregnant. Starring Ayushmann Khurrana, Neena Gupta, and Gajraj Rao, the film garnered critical acclaim for its refreshing storyline, brilliant performances, and witty dialogues.
Directed by Raj Mehta, “Good Newwz” is a comedy-drama that revolves around two couples with the same surname who pursue in-vitro fertilization (IVF) and end up with a significant mix-up at the fertility clinic. Featuring Akshay Kumar, Kareena Kapoor Khan, Diljit Dosanjh, and Kiara Advani, the film combines humour with emotional moments and delivers a feel-good entertainer.
Directed by Rajkumar Santoshi, “Andaz Apna Apna” is a cult classic that features an ensemble cast including Aamir Khan, Salman Khan, Raveena Tandon, and Karisma Kapoor. The film tells the story of two slackers competing for a wealthy heiress’s affection. This film has achieved legendary status with its clever dialogues, memorable characters, and comic timing.
Directed by Rohit Shetty, “Golmaal: Fun Unlimited” is the first instalment of the successful “Golmaal” series. Starring Ajay Devgn, Arshad Warsi, Sharman Joshi, and Tusshar Kapoor, the film follows the misadventures of a group of friends as they navigate through hilarious situations. The film’s slapstick humour, witty one-liners, and comic performances make it entertaining.
Directed by Priyadarshan, “Hera Pheri” is a comedy masterpiece that stars Akshay Kumar, Suniel Shetty, and Paresh Rawal in lead roles. The film revolves around a mistaken phone call that leads to hilarious confusion involving kidnapping, a ransom demand, and a series of comedic events. “Hera Pheri” is known for its impeccable timing, memorable characters, and rib-tickling dialogues.
Directed by Hrishikesh Mukherjee, “Chupke Chupke” is a classic comedy film with an exceptional ensemble cast including Dharmendra, Sharmila Tagore, Amitabh Bachchan, and Jaya Bachchan. The movie tells the story of a newly married man who pretends to be a driver to play pranks on his wife’s family. The film’s brilliant writing, witty humour, and remarkable performances make it an all-time favourite.
Directed by Rajkumar Hirani, “3 Idiots” is a comedy-drama that tackles the pressures of the Indian education system with a humorous touch. Starring Aamir Khan, R. Madhavan, and Sharman Joshi, the film follows the journey of three friends at an engineering college. With its relatable storyline, memorable characters, and thought-provoking humour, “3 Idiots” struck a chord with audiences worldwide.
Directed by Jyoti Swaroop, “Padosan” is a classic comedy musical that features Sunil Dutt, Saira Banu, and Mehmood in lead roles. The film revolves around the hilarious attempts of a man to woo his neighbour with the help of his friends. “Padosan” is renowned for its timeless songs, comic situations, and excellent performances, especially Mehmood’s portrayal of the music teacher.
Directed by Rajkumar Hirani, “Munna Bhai MBBS” is a heartwarming comedy that stars Sanjay Dutt as a lovable goon who pretends to be a medical student to fulfil his father’s wish. The film’s humour is rooted in the contrast between Munna Bhai’s unconventional methods and the traditional norms of the medical profession. The movie struck a chord with audiences with its unique comedy and social commentary blend.
Directed by Sagar Ballary, “Bheja Fry” is a low-budget comedy film that surprised everyone with its simplicity and humour. Starring Vinay Pathak in the lead role, the film follows the story of a simple and unsuspecting tax inspector who unwittingly becomes the target of ridicule during a musical get-together. “Bheja Fry” is known for its natural performances, witty dialogues, and situational humour.