Top 10 Comedy Movies to Watch In 2023

You want to start your New Year with a little bit of sun on a screen, so here we’re with the Top 10 Comedy Movies to Watch In 2023.

The new year brings laughter, joy, and happiness. It brings good news. Even if that good news cannot be perceived at first, it is bound to come out of the shell one way or another.

And dealing with this positivity comes one after another in comedy movies that always have a happy ending. So, at the end of 2022 and on the verge of 2023, let us walk through the list of comedy movies that we cannot miss in 2023.

Also Read: Top 10 Musical Movies of 2022

Here is the list of Top 10 Comedy Movies to Watch In 2023.

Barbie-

Barbie
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This upcoming romantic comedy movie is one of the most awaited films that are set to arrive in 2023. Greta Gerwig has directed this movie which is based on Mattel’s world-famous Barbie fashion dolls.

It is going to be the first live-action Barbie movie after a number of computer-animated television films. The plot revolves around Barbie being expelled from Barbieland and setting off for the world of humans in order to find happiness.

With Margot Robbie and Ryan Gosling starring as the lead characters Barbie and Ken, other cast members of the film include Will Ferrell, Ncuti Gatwa, Ariana Greenblatt, Emma Mackey, etc. The film is set to release on July 21, 2023, by Warner Bros. Pictures.

A Man Called Otto-

A Man Called Otto
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This comedy-drama movie directed by Marc Forster is the second movie adaptation of Fredrik Backman’s 2012 novel ‘A Man Called Ove’, the first adaptation being a same-named 2015 Swedish film.

The plot revolves around a grumpy widower Otto Anderson wishing to end his life and finds his attempts thwarted by his new neighbors leading to an unusual friendship that makes Otto try to see the bright side of the world.

Tom Hanks will be seen portraying the role of Otto Anderson in the movie. It is set to release on January 13, 2023, in the United States.

Shazam! Fury of the Gods-

Shazam! Fury of the Gods
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This upcoming superhero movie is based on Shazam, a DC Comics character, and will be serving as the twelfth installment of DCEU and the sequel to the 2019 movie ‘Shazam!’.

The plot focuses on the fight between Billy Batson aka Shazam along with his foster siblings and the daughters of Atlas. Asher Angel and Zachary Levi will be seen starring as the younger and older version of Shazam respectively in the movie. It is set to release on March 17, 2023, in the United States.

House Party-

House Party
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Calmatic has directed this upcoming comedy movie which is a reboot of the same named 1990 movie. The plot revolves around a high school student sneaking out to his friend’s house only to find himself amidst a wild night full of hip-hop, dance, antics, and fun. Warner Bros. Pictures will be releasing the movie on January 13, 2023 in the United States.

When You Finish Saving the World-

When You Finish Saving the World
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Jesse Eisenberg has directed this coming-of-age comedy-drama movie adapted from Eisenberg’s same-named audio drama of 2020. The plot surrounds a mother and her teenage son who find it difficult to connect with each other and are striving to find love and dependency in some other place.

Julianne Moore and ‘Stranger Things‘ famed Finn Wolfhard have starred as the mother and son in the movie. It is set to release in the United States on January 20, 2023, exactly one year after its premiere at the Sundance International Film Festival.

Magic Mike’s Last Dance-

Magic Mike's Last Dance
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Steven Soderbergh has directed this upcoming comedy movie serving as a sequel to Gregory Jacobs’ 2015 movie ‘Magic Mike XXL’ which itself was a sequel to the 2012 movie ‘Magic Mike’.

Channing Tatum will be reprising his lead role of experienced male stripper Mike Lane in the new movie. It is set to release on February 10, 2023, in the United States.

You People-

You People
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Kenya Barris has directed this upcoming buddy comedy movie the plot of which surrounds a new couple and their families as they navigate through culture clashes, generational gaps, societal expectations, and the nooks of modern love. The film is set to release on Netflix on January 27, 2023.

Book Club: The Next Chapter-

Book Club: The Next Chapter
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This is an upcoming American romantic comedy movie that serves as the sequel to ‘Book Club’ of 2018. The plot surrounds four best friends who go on a fun girls’ trip to Italy but find their relaxing vacation turned into a unique cross-country adventure. The movie is set to release on May 12, 2023.

The Super Mario Bros. Movie-

The Super Mario Bros. Movie
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This is an upcoming computer-animated fantasy adventure comedy movie adapted from the renowned Super Mario video game series.

The plot centers on Mario’s adventure with his brother through an underground labyrinth to save a captive princess. The movie is set to release on April 7 and April 28 of 2023 in the United States and in Japan respectively.

Guardians of the Galaxy Vol. 3-

Guardians of the Galaxy Vol. 3
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The 3rd Volume of the Guardians of the Galaxy film series is coming in the United States on May 5, 2023, with Chris Pratt, Dave Bautista, and Zoe Saldaña reprising their roles.