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Airplane!

Paramount Pictures presents ; produced by Jon Davison ; written for the screen and directed by Jim Abrahams, David Zucker, Jerry Zucker. |

Meet the parents

Universal Pictures ; Dreamworks Pictures ; produced by Nancy Tenenbaum and Jane Rosenthal ; directed by Jay Roach ; story by Greg Glienna & Mary Ruth Clarke ; screenplay by Jim Herzfeld and John Hamburg. |

Uncle Buck

Universal City Studios ; produced by John Hughes and Tom Jacobson ; written and directed by John Hughes. -- |

Some like it hot

Ashton Productions Inc. ; United Artists ; Mirisch Company ; screenplay by Billy Wilder and I.A.L. Diamond ; directed by Billy Wilder. |

Grumpy old men

Warner Bros. ; a John Davis/Lancaster Gate production ; produced by John Davis and Richard C. Berman ; directed by Daniel Petrie ; written by Mark Steven Johnson. |

The hangover

Warner Bros. Pictures presents, in association with Legendary Pictures, a Green Hat Films production ; written by Jon LUcas & Scott Moore ; produced by Todd Phillips, Dan Goldberg ; directed by Todd Phillips. |

Monty Python and the Holy Grail

Python (Monty) Pictures ; produced by Mark Forstater ; directed by Terry Gilliam and Terry Jones ; screenplay Graham Chapman ... [et al.]. -- |

Shaun of the dead

Rogue Pictures, StudioCanal and Working Title Films present a WT2 production in association with Big Talk Productions ; written by Simon Pegg and Edgar Wright ; produced by Nira Park ; directed by Edgar Wright. |

Caddyshack

Warner Bros. ; produced by Douglas Kenney ; directed by Harold Ramis ; written by Brian Doyle-Murray, Douglas Kenney, and Harold Ramis. |

Planes, trains and automobiles

Paramount Pictures ; written, produced and directed by John Hughes. |

Mrs. Doubtfire

Twentieth Century Fox ; Blue Wolf ; produced by Marsha Garces Williams, Robin Williams and Mark Radcliffe ; directed by Chris Columbus ; screenplay by Randi Mayem Singer and Leslie Dixon. -- |

Three amigos!

Orion Pictures ; an L.A. Films production ; a Landis/Folsey film ; produced by Lorne Michaels and George Folsey, Jr. ; directed by John Landis ; written by Steve Martin, Lorne Michaels, Randy Newman. |

Bringing down the house

Touchstone Pictures presents ; produced by David Hoberman, Ashok Amritraj ; written by Jason Filardi ; directed by Adam Shankman. |

Parenthood

Imagine Entertainment ; Universal City Studios ; produced by Brian Grazer ; directed by Ron Howard ; screenplay by Lowell Ganz & Babaloo Mandel. |

Dirty rotten scoundrels

Orion Pictures ; produced by Bernard Williams ; directed by Frank Oz ; written by Dale Launer, Stanley Shapiro, Paul Henning. |

National Lampoon's Christmas vacation

Warner Bros. ; Hughes Entertainment ; produced by John Hughes and Tom Jacobson ; directed by Jeremiah Chechik ; written by John Hughes. |

Groundhog Day

Columbia Pictures ; produced by Trevor Albert, Harold Ramis ; directed by Harold Ramis ; screenplay by Harold Ramis, Danny Rubin. -- |

Ghostbusters 1 & 2

Columbia Pictures ; produced and directed by Ivan Reitman ; screenplays by Dan Aykroyd and Harold Ramis. -- |

What about Bob

Touchstone Pictures in association with Touchwood Pacific Partners I ; produced by Laura Ziskin, directed by Frank Oz ; screenplay by Tom Schulman. -- |

The Royal Tenenbaums

Touchstone Pictures presents an American Empirical picture ; produced by Wes Anderson, Barry Mendel, Scott Rudin ; directed by Wes Anderson ; written by Wes Anderson and Owen Wilson. |

Trading places

Paramount Pictures presents an Aaron Russo production ; produced by Aaron Russo ; directed by John Landis ; written by Timothy Harris and Herschel Weingrod. |

Coming to America

Paramount Pictures ; produced by Robert D. Wachs and George Folsey, Jr. ; directed by John Landis ; screenplay by David Sheffield and Barry W. Blaustein. -- |

The nutty professor

Imagine Entertainment ; Universal Pictures ; produced by Brian Grazer, Russell Simmons ; directed by Tom Shadyac ; screenplay by David Sheffield ... [et al.]. |

The other guys

Columbia Pictures presents a Gary Sanchez/Mosaic production ; written by Adam McKay & Chris Henchy ; produced by Will Ferrell ... [et al.] ; directed by Adam McKay. -- |

Talladega nights

Columbia Pictures presents, in association with Relativity Media, an Apatow Company/Mosaic Media Group production ; written by Will Ferrell & Adam McKay ; produced by Jimmy Miller, Judd Apatow ; directed by Adam McKay. |

Anchorman

DreamWorks Pictures presents an Apatow production ; produced by Judd Apatow ; directed by Adam McKay ; written by Will Ferrell & Adam McKay. -- |

Kicking & screaming

Universal Pictures presents a Mosaic Media Group production ; produced by Jimmy Miller ; written by Leo Benvenuti and Steve Rudnick ; directed by Jesse Dylan. |

The 40-year-old virgin

Universal Pictures presents an Apatow Company production ; produced by Judd Apatow, Clayton Townsend, Shauna Robertson ; written by Judd Apatow & Steve Carell ; directed by Judd Apatow. |

Date night

Twentieth Century Fox presents a 21 Laps production ; produced and directed by Shawn Levy ; written by Josh Klausner. |

Get Smart

Warner Bros. Pictures presents, in association with Village Roadshow Pictures, a Mosaic Media Group/Mad Chance/Callahan Filmworks production ; produced by Andrew Lazar ... [et al.] ; written by Tom J. Astle & Matt Ember ; directed by Peter Segal. -- |

Evan almighty

Universal Pictures and Spyglass Entertainment present, in association with Relativity Media, a Shady Acres/Barber-Birnbaum/Original Film production ; produced by Tom Shadyac ... [et al.] ; screenplay by Steve Oedekerk ; directed by Tom Shadyac. |

Baby mama

Universal Pictures presents, in association with Relativity Media ; produced by Lorne Michaels, John Goldwyn ; written and directed by Michael McCullers. -- |

The Truman show

Paramount Pictures ; produced by Scott Rudin ... [et al.] ; directed by Peter Weir ; written by Andrew Niccol. |

Liar liar

Universal Pictures and Imagine Entertainment present ; produced by Brian Grazer ; directed by Tom Shadyac ; written by Paul Guay & Stephen Mazur. -- |

Bruce almighty

Universal Pictures and Spyglass Entertainment present a Shady Acres/Pit Bull production ; produced by Tom Shadyac ... [et al.] ; screenplay by Steve Koren, Mark O'Keefe, Steve Oedekerk ; directed by Tom Shadyac. |

My big fat Greek wedding 2

produced by Rita Wilson, Tom Hanks, Gary Goetzman ; written by Nia Vardalos ; directed by Kirk Jones. |

Big

Twentieth Century Fox presents a Gracie Films production ; written by Gary Ross & Anne Spielberg ; produced by Robert Greenhut and James L. Brooks ; directed by Penny Marshall. |

The 'burbs

Imagine Entertainment presents ; a Rollins-Morra-Brezner productions ; produced by Larry Brezner and Michael Finnell ; directed by Joe Dante ; written by Dana Olsen. -- |

Splash

Touchstone Pictures ; produced by Brian Grazer ; directed by Ron Howard ; screenplay by Lowell Ganz, Babaloo Mandel and Bruce Jay Friedman. -- |

The terminal

DreamWorks Pictures presents a Parkes/MacDonald prodcution ; produced by Walter F. Parkes, Laurie MacDonald, Steven Spielberg ; screenplay by Sacha Gervasi and Jeff Nathanson ; directed by Steven Spielberg. |

The money pit

Universal Pictures ; produced by Frank Marshall, Kathleen Kennedy and Art Levinson ; directed by Richard Benjamin. -- |

My big fat Greek wedding

Gold Circle Films presents, in association with Home Box Office and MPH Entertainment, a Playtone picture ; produced by Rita Wilson, Tom Hanks, Gary Goetzman ; written by Nia Vardalos ; directed by Joel Zwick. -- |

The naked gun

Paramount Pictures ; Zucker/Abrahams/Zucker ; produced by Robert K. Weiss ; directed by David Zucker ; written by Jerry Zucker ... [et al.]. |

Office space

Twentieth Century Fox presents ; produced by Michael Rotenberg, Daniel Rappaport ; written for the screen and directed by Mike Judge. -- |

Wayne's world

Paramount Pictures ; produced by Lorne Michaels ; directed by Penelope Spheeris ; written by Mike Myers and Bonnie Turner & Terry Turner. -- |

Austin Powers, the spy who shagged me

New Line Cinema presentation ; Eric's Boy, Moving Pictures and Team Todd production ; produced by Suzanne Todd ... [et al.] ; directed by Jay Roach ; written by Mike Myers and Michael McCullers. -- |

Tootsie

Columbia Pictures ; a Mirage/Punch production ; produced by Sydney Pollack and Dick Richards ; directed by Sydney Pollack ; screenplay by Larry Gelbart and Murray Schisgal. -- |

The princess bride

Act III Communications presents produced by Andrew Scheinman and Rob Reiner ; directed by Rob Reiner ; screenplay by William Goldman. |

Duck soup

directed by Leo McCarey ; screenplay by Bert Kalmar and Harry Ruby. -- |