15 Best Comedy movies on Apple TV to watch This Weekend

Apple TV is one of the best streaming services platforms and has completely changed the way for one who loves to watch movies and TV shows, and they don’t have to wait for a long time for their favorite shows or movies.

Apple TV+ provides you with a wide variety of content, like award-winning series with award-winning actors and directors.

 It hosts compelling drama, kid’s entertainment, and some excellent, groundbreaking documentaries.

To watch shows and movies on Apple TV+, we need to take a subscription so that whenever and wherever we can protect our favourite shows.

In the comedy genre, you will have different styles like slapstick comedy, silent comedy, and comedy in theatre. 

Though it offers limited movies in some genres, you will still need assurance about what to choose for a watch on a weekend.

 Below is a list of the 15 best comedy movies available to stream on Apple TV+, and enjoy your movie journey with humor.

Silver Linings Playbook (2012)

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Star Cast: Bradley Cooper, Jennifer Lawrence, Robert De Niro, Julia Stiles

Directed by: David O. Russell

Runtime: 2h 2 min

Pat movie released on May 19, 2019, the protagonist of this movie has been transferred to a mental health facility. He brutally attacked his wife’s lover. But after eight months, he walked out of the center.

You will see that both characters have some health issues. Pat has bipolar disorder, and Tiffany struggles with depression after her husband’s death.

When Pat comes out center, then he meets Tiffany so that he can mend his ways with his wife to exchange something important,

 So if you want to see how he gets over all these circumstances, you must watch this. This movie’s main theme is mental illness, and another central theme is obsession.

Loot (2008)

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Star Cast: Michaela Jae Rodriguez, Maya Rudolph, and Joel Kim Booster

Directed by: Matt Hubbard & Alan Yang

Runtime: 1h 26 min

The Loot movie, released on June 24, 2022, is a gift of comedy with the protagonist as a divorce minted billionaire. Though it is considered based on a true story, it is a fantasy drama.

This movie is formatted in a documentary form where a girl has her dream life, like a sprawling mansion, having private jets, anything that her heart desires.

 But later, her husband betrayed her and became fuel for tabloid fodder. It shows the upliftment of the characters in a funny way.

Dad (2020)

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Star Cast: Judd Apatow, Ron Howard, Neil Patrick Harris, Jimmy Fallon

Directed by: Bryce Dallas Howard

Runtime: 1h 21 min

Dad’s movie was released in October 1989 in the United States. It is a documentary and a heartfelt, humorous film that celebrates the joy of parenting with six extraordinary fathers across the world in today’s world.

In today’s world, you will see unfiltered stories of these fathers who speak to the beauty and their struggles of being dads. It will show a joyful exploration of modern fatherhood.

They narrate the difficulty of being a Dad and what sacrifices they need to make for their families.

 The audience can easily connect themselves with the movie character.

Come from Away (2021)

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Star Cast: Jenn Colella, Tony Lepage, Petrina Bromley, Joel Hatch

Directed by: Christopher Ashley

Runtime: 1h 46 min

Come From Away was released in September 2021. It is based on September 11, 2001, events in the Newfoundland town of Gander.

 Approximately 7000 passengers from 38 planes were asked to land unexpectedly at Gander International Airport.

It is based on a theme of inner strength and generosity at a time when people are at their worst face and physically exhausted.

 Despite the different languages, how they connect and create a long-lasting bond.

You will find the soundtrack of the movie so catchy and energetic and will be able to connect with the movie characters.

Raymond & Ray ( 2022)

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Star Cast: Ewan McGregor, Maribel Verdu, Ethan Hawke

Directed by: Rodrigo Garcia

Runtime: 1h 46 min

Raymond & Ray was released in the United States on September 12, 2022, in TIFF and on October 14, 2022. This movie deals with two men who come together as a half-brother with different mothers when their estranged father dies.

 His final wish was that these two would dig his grave together.

You will see the characters dealing with different personalities like Raymond wanting to do things right. Although how deeply Harris hurt him.

 But on the other hand, Ray is least bothered about anything; he just showed up for Raymond’s sake.

This movie comes up with a great twist, turns with great humor, and gives you a good taste of music.

Spirited (2022)

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Star Cast: Ryan Reynolds, Joe Tippett, Sunita Mani

Directed by: Sean Anders

Runtime: 2h 7 min

This movie is based on a novel named Christmas Carol by Charles Dickens.

 It brings up a Christmas Eve plot where one dark soul that is Mr Scrooge has been reformed by three spirits who visit him on Christmas Eve.

These three spirits (past, present, and future) show him the right path with hilarious musical twists.

Basically, on each Christmas, they choose one dark soul to reform, and this year, they choose the wrong one,

This story is about how one dark soul becomes a pure soul in one night with the help of the spirits. And in between all these, you will see a lot of drama with comedy.

It represents positive aspects of one’s who are not considered as good by society.

Cha Cha Real Smooth (2022) 

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Star Cast: Dakota Johnson, Vanessa Burghardt, Cooper Raiff

Directed by: Cooper Raiff

Runtime: 1h 47 min

Cha Cha Real Smooth is an American comedy-drama movie that covers the story of a young man who works as a Bar Mitzvah party host and his unique relationships with his mother and daughter.

This movie subverts the concept of a soulmate that everyone has a lot of soulmates who try to put us in our paths.

So they can meet, but it’s not up to us when we meet them; we cannot control this.

This film centers around a college graduate boy who returns to his home and, after that, must face many hardships in life.

He wants to earn a lot of money, but he can only do some of these things despite being aimless.

Luck (2022)

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Star Cast: Eva Noblezada, Simon Pegg, O’Donoghue

Directed by: Peggy Holmes

Runtime: 1h 37 min

This movie comes up with the story of Sam Greenfield, the unluckiest girl in the world. And, one fine day, she finds herself in the never-before-seen Land of Luck.

Later she unites with the magical creatures, which ultimately turns her luck.

This movie gives everyone positive lessons on overcoming challenges and managing disappointments.

It starts with a sad story as no one adopts Sam Greenfield, and she has many more difficulties than any ordinary girl. But she is a bright-eyed Orphan.

Eventually, she adopts Bob as her cat, and they become good friends. It teaches a lesson on how to overcome your hustle.

The Greatest Beer Run Ever (2022)

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Star Cast: Russell Crowe, Bill Murray, Zac Efron, Viggo Mortensen

Directed by: Peter Farrelly

Runtime: 2h 6 min

This movie is based on the story of John ‘Chickie’ Donohue, who has sailed to Vietnam just to deliver beers to his buddies from the neighbors. 

It is a heartfelt story of friendship, sacrifice, and loyalty and how he left New York to share a beer with his friends. But later, he was shocked to see the horror of the war.

This movie will surely take you on a wild ride of emotions. One moment you are laughing, and the next moment, you are horrified and stunned by the war scenario.

Its stunning musical score adds more enjoyment to the movie. 

It’s the Great Pumpkin, Charlie Brown (1966)

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Star Cast: Bill Melendez, Peter Robbins, Sally Dryer, Kathy Steinberg

Directed by: Bill Melendez

Runtime: 25 mins

This movie, released on October 27, and written by Charles M. Schulz, deals with an interesting animated character Linus.

Linus is an imaginary character in the Peanuts comic strip. The Great Pumpkin was stated as a symbol of strong faith and foolish faith.

It rises like a more sincere pumpkin patch than any other local one. It depends on how you think about this great pumpkin and whether it is accurate.

MASH (1970)

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Star Cast: Donald Sutherland, Robert Altman, Elliott Gould, Gary Burghoff

Directed by: Robert Altman

Runtime: 1h 56 min

This movie is an excellent combination of horror and humor as it uses humor to take down the stress of war.

It gives the motivation to cope with the horrors of war with pranks.

While performing surgeries, one faces too much stress, but in this movie, just little pranks give the power to tackle those stress with offbeat characters.

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