Let’s take a stroll down the memory lane and visit 2013, here we have compiled a list of 2013 comedy films, these are the biggest and best comedies of 2013 and they are so funny that you’ll cry with laughter. 2013 had seen everything from Adam Sandler’s Grown Ups 2, to a third Hangover, to Jen Anistons road trip in We’re The Millers. 2013 offered all that and much more.
Here’s the list of 2013 comedy films, the best of the best and so funny that you’ll cry with laughter
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List Of 2013 Comedy Films
We’re The Millers
Director: Rawson Marshall Thurber
Starring: Jennifer Aniston, Jason Sudeikis, Ed Helms, Emma Roberts
Release Date: 7 August 2013
We’re The Millers is the nest entry on our list of 2013 comedy films, this movie is a road trip comedy based on a drug dealer (Jason Sudeikis) who, with the purpose of paying off a debt to his supplier (Ed Helms), is compelled to smuggle a consignment of marijuana from Mexico to United States. He creates a fake family called the Millers with his neighbors (Aniston, Roberts, Poulter) posing as his kids and wife to return an RV full of weed.
Grown Ups 2
Director: Dennis Dugan
Starring: Adam Sandler, Chris Rock, Kevin James, David Spade
Release Date: 12 July 2013
Grown Ups 2 is a sequel to the 2010 movie about a group of childhood friends who come together years later, for a reunion. The original cast is back again, except for Rob Schneider. Grown Ups 2 made a incredible $162 million in the U.S. alone.
A Haunted House
Director: Michael Tiddes
Starring: Marlon Wayans, Essence Atkins, Cedric the Entertainer, Nick Swardson
Release Date: 11 January 2013
A Haunted House is a movie about a newlywed couple (Atkins and Wayans) who move into the home of their dreams; however they quickly discover they’re not alone. The twist in the tale comes when they find out it’s not the house that’s haunted, it’s the wife who is possessed with spirits – “relationship baggage.” The troubled husband calls for the help of a priest (Cedric), a psychic (Swardson) and of course the ghost hunters to exorcise her. This movie is a parody of ‘The Devil Inside’, ‘Paranormal Activity’ and some “found footage” movies.
Director: Seth Gordon
Starring: Jason Bateman, Amanda Peet, Melissa McCarthy, Jon Favreau
Release Date: 8 February 2013
When an easygoing businessman (Jason Bateman) discovers that his identity has been stolen by some shopaholic in Florida (Melissa McCarthy), he plans to hit the road to thwart the thief. However trying to sweet-talk, bribe and wrangle her and the 2,000 miles journey to Denver makes him realize just how tough it is to get your identity back.
21 And Over
Directors: Jon Lucas, Scott Moore
Starring: Miles Teller, Justin Chon, Skylar Astin, Sarah Wright
Release Date: 1 March 2013
Jeff Chang is a straight-A college student who has always done exactly what’s expected from him. However when his best friends Miller and Casey pay him a surprise a visit on his 21st birthday, he finally decides to do something unexpected for a change, although his critical medical school interview is scheduled early next morning. What was planned to be a one beer get together turns out to be one night full of chaos, downright debauchery and over indulgence.
Director: Paul Weitz
Starring: Tina Fey, Paul Rudd, Michael Sheen, Nat Wolff, Lily Tomlin
Release Date: 22 March 2013
Tina Fey plays the role of a prudish Princeton admissions officer in “Admission” the 6th movie on our list of 2013 comedy films. In the movie, Fey is caught off-guard while making a recruiting visit to a substitute high school supervised by her permissive and laid-back former classmate (Paul Rudd). He has figured out that his talented yet very eccentric student (Nat Wolff) might be the son she gave up for adoption years ago. Soon she starts bending admission rules for this student, putting her career in jeopardy.
Scary Movie 5
Director: Malcolm D. Lee
Starring: Ashley Tisdale, Molly Shannon, Simon Rex, Kevin Hart, Anthony Anderson
Release Date: 12 April 2013
Scary Movie 5 is horror take-off about 2 friends who are auditioning for the lead in a high and mighty ballet company, one of them has a controlling mom resolute to make her succeed and the other one is being haunted in her new house. You guessed it right; ‘Scary Movie 5’ is a parody on ‘Black Swan’ and ‘Paranormal Activity’. Charlie Sheen and Lindsay Lohan are also seen in the movie but they have small roles.
The Hangover Part III
Director: Todd Phillips
Starring: Zach Galifianakis, Bradley Cooper, Ed Helms, Justin Bartha, John Goodman, Ken Jeong
Release Date: 24 May 2013
The wolfpack reunites on one more disaster or you can say misadventure only this time, it has nothing to do with long lost memories. Rather the story is about Stu and Phil taking Alan to Vegas after his father dies, in an attempt to cheer him up. They are cut off by a gangster (Goodman) who kidnaps Doug and instructs them to find their old friend Mr. Chow (Jeong), with whom he wants to settle a score. Director Phillips returns however he says that this is the last ‘Hangover’ for them.
Director: Shawn Levy
Starring: Owen Wilson, Vince Vaughn, Rose Byrne, Max Minghella
Release Date: 7 June 2013
Two freshly laid-off salesmen (Wilson and Vaughn) are in their 40s and are trying to get their paws into Google as interns, with their 20-somethings managers. It’s a cast reunion of the famous comedy ‘Wedding Crashers’, together with a Will Ferrell cameo. The script is written by Vaughn, who earlier co-wrote ‘Couples Retreat’.
Director: Paul Feig
Starring: Sandra Bullock, Melissa McCarthy, Michael Rapaport, Kaitlin Olson
Release Date: 28 June 2013
The Heat is the final entry in our list of 2013 comedy films the movie is about an edgy and bad tempered FBI special agent (Sandra Bullock) who end up getting paired with irritable loose-cannon Boston cop (Melissa McCarthy) with the aim of hunting down a callous Russian drug lord. Comedy cop-partners films have been mostly awful in recent past but the variation here is the director, who has also directed famous comedy ‘Bridesmaids’. Despite the fact that the movie isn’t a complete laugh-riot, the leads present a good chemistry making it a fun watch.