Screwball Comedy Movies
Here we collected the best screwball comedy movies in order of popularity
The Miracle of Morgan’s Creek
A small-town girl with a soft spot for American soldiers wakes up the morning after a wild farewell party for the troops to find that she married someone she can't remember.
There's Something About Mary
It was not good for Ted on prom night. After 13 years, he gets another chance with his old prom date, only to run up against other potential mates, including a sleazy detective he hired to find her.
The Lady Eve
Charles falls for Jean. Jean wants to take advantage of Charles' wealth. Jean falls for her mark, which complicates the situation. Jean was dumped by Charles because he thought she was a gold digger. ...
When a newspaper accuses a wealthy woman of being a home-wrecker, and she files a multi-million-dollar libel lawsuit, the publication's editor must find a way to turn the tables on her. Haggerty's fia...
Love Before Breakfast
Scott is a very rich businessman who hangs out with a snooty, silly Countess, but has the hots for Kay who is already engaged to Bill. Scott wanted to buy Bill's oil company so he got rid of Kay.
The Whole Town's Talking
An ordinary man is Arthur Ferguson Jones. He's never late for work and nothing interesting happens to him. He was mistaken for a criminal. The resemblance is so striking that the police give him a spe...
There's Always a Woman
An investigator in the District Attorney's office is opening his own agency. He gave up his job and went back to his old job because business was so bad. As his wife is at his office closing up, a wea...
His Girl Friday
Hildy, the former wife of newspaper editor Walter Burns, went to his office to inform him that she's engaged and will be getting remarried the next day. Walter can't let that happen and frames the fia...
The Ex-File 3: The Return of the Exes
Buddies Meng Yun and Yu Fei break up with their girlfriends and indulge themselves in living the bachelor lifestyle again. However, as their ex-girlfriends reemerge in their lives, their “Single Plan...
More Than a Secretary
When the co-owner of a secretarial school visits a magazine editor to find out why he runs through secretaries, she's mistaken for an applicant. Drawn to him, she accepts the position.
Tune in Tomorrow...
A local radio station just hired a new scriptwriter with a reputation for great drama. Julia, Martin's aunt, returns home after many years away. Once Pedro learns about the romance, he starts incorpor...
Clark is going to film school. After a small time crook stole all his belongings, Clark meets Carmine "Jimmy the Toucan" Sabatini, an "importer" with a startling resemblance to a certain cinematic god...
Here Comes Mr. Jordan
A Heavenly Messenger snatched Joe's spirit from his body as he flew to his next fight. Joe's body is cremated before the matter can be fixed. Jordan allows him to use the body of Bruce Farnsworth, who...
The Palm Beach Story
Gerry and Tom Jeffers are finding married life hard. Tom is an inventor/ architect and there is little money for them to live on. They are about to be thrown out of their apartment when Gerry meets ri...
Theodora Goes Wild
Lynnfield's small-town prudes don't like the best-seller. Theodora Lynn is thought to be the author. Theodora's secret location was penetrated by Michael Grant and he was going to free her from Lynnfi...
My Man Godfrey
A new butler is needed for the eccentric Bullock household. A daughter encounters a bedraggled man at the docks and likes him so much that she gets him a job. He keeps his past to himself because of h...
Never Say Goodbye
In the U.S., Dr. is present. A prominent surgeon runs into his wife who he thought was dead. Victor is an artist and his dead wife's boyfriend. For killing her. The majority of the story takes place i...
Here Comes Elmer
This musical comedy stars radio star Al Pearce has a double role playing himself and Elmer Blurt, the leader of a small-town band that struggles toward stardom in the big city. Their journey begins wh...
This pre-Code comedy-thriller is about a broken and discouraged veteran who meets a fellow American at a cafe in Paris. After their first encounter, Holden's attempt to return Green's purse ends up re...
A soon-to-depart soldier and a young woman meet under a bridge during a Japanese air raid in 1937. They don't know each other's name or face, but they vow to meet after the war is over. A nightclub si...
One Woman or Two
An ad executive is pretending to be an archeology professor to avoid a situation with a former lover. She enlisted the help of a hapless archeologist who was at the airport to find the real archeology...
Love Is News
When a reporter uses false pretenses to get a story out of Tony Gateson, she turns the tables on him, telling the press that they are engaged. Suddenly he's front page news, every salesman is at his d...
The Apartment Above
Two people share the same name. One is an older man with an appreciation for and love of classical music, while the other is a younger man who is addicted to swing music. The niece got into the wrong ...
A Millionaire for Christy
Peter Lockwood was sent on a business trip to inform him that his uncle had died and left him $2 million. The person decides to try to get Peter. Romantic sparks fly as zany hijinks occur.
Pillow to Post
With a war on and most men being drafted, Howard Oil Supply Company has no salesmen left. So daughter Jean hits the road and does not make one sale. She finally gets one tentative sale with the Black ...
After falling in love with Peter Joshua, her husband was murdered. Soon, she and Peter will be chasing down three of her late husband's World War II cronies, who are after a quarter of a million dolla...
Egyptologist, Dean Lambert, accused of car-theft, skips bail and begins a cross-country trek to join a group in New York headed for Egypt. With the police close on his trail he gets in and out of scra...
Bedtime for Bonzo
A college professor tries to repair his professional and personal reputation by using a lab chimp to demonstrate that environment is more important than heredity in behavioral development.
Young Doctors in Love
An 'Airplane!'-style spoof of hospital soap operas—a brilliant young trainee can't stand the sight of blood; a doctor romances the head nurse in order to get the key to the drugs cabinet; and there's ...
Who's That Girl
An uptight New York tax lawyer gets his life turned upside down when he's asked to escort a feisty and free-spirited female ex-convict who wants him to help prove her innocence of her crime.