Good hearted funny comedies where no one dies or being tortured. Light and pleasant.
1. The Big Year (2011)
Steve Martin. Jack Black. Owen Wilson.
Three avid bird watchers compete to spot the rarest birds in North America at a prestigious annual event.
2. Fools Rush In (1997)
Matthew Perry. Salma Hayek.
After a one night stand with Isabel, Alex realizes that she is pregnant and they decide to get married. However, along with the marriage comes compromise of one’s own cultural traditions.
3. Dinner For Schmucks (2010)
Paul Rudd. Steve Carell.
Tim (Rudd) is a rising executive who “succeeds” in finding the perfect guest, IRS employee Barry (Carell), for his boss’s monthly event, a so-called “dinner for idiots,” which offers certain advantages to the exec who shows up with the biggest buffoon.
4. The 40 Year Old Virgin (2005)
Goaded by his buddies, a nerdy guy who’s never “done the deed” only finds the pressure mounting when he meets a single mother.
5. DIrty Rotten Scoundrels (1988)
Steve Martin. Michael Caine.
Lawrence and Freddie are con-men; big-time and small time respectively. They unsuccessfully attempt to work together only to find that this town (on the French Mediterranean coast) aint big enough for the two of them. They agree to a “loser leaves” bet. The bet brings out the best/worse in the two.
6. Rat Race (2001)
A Las Vegas casino magnate, determined to find a new avenue for wagering, sets up a race for money.
7. Brain Donors (1992)
John Turturro. Bob Nelson.
Three manic idiots; a lawyer, cab driver and a handyman team up to run a ballet company to fulfill the will of a millionaire.
8. Bowfinger (1999)
Steve Martin. Eddy Murphy.
When a desperate movie producer fails to get a major star for his bargain basement film, he decides to shoot the film secretly around him.
9. Meet the Fockers (2004)
Ben Stiller. Robert De Niro. Dustin Hoffman.
All hell breaks loose when the Byrnes family meets the Focker family for the first time.
10. Little Fockers (2010)
Ben Stiller. Robert De Niro.
Family-patriarch Jack Byrnes wants to appoint a successor. Does his son-in-law, the male nurse Greg Focker has what it takes?