1974 Comedy Movies

Blazing Saddles (1974)

Blazing Saddles

  • 89%
  • R
  • 93 min
  • Comedy

The Ultimate Western Spoof. A town where everyone seems to be named Johnson is in the way of the railroad. In order to grab their land, Hedley Lemar, a politically connected nasty person, sends in his henchmen to make the town unlivable. After the sheriff is killed, the town demands a new sheriff from the Governor. Hedley convinces him to send the town the first Black sheriff in the west. Bart is a sophisticated urbanite who will have some difficulty winning over the townspeople.

Young Frankenstein (1974)

Young Frankenstein

  • 93%
  • PG
  • 106 min
  • Comedy

A young neurosurgeon (Gene Wilder) inherits the castle of his grandfather, the famous Dr. Victor von Frankenstein. In the castle he finds a funny hunchback called Igor, a pretty lab assistant named Inga and the old housekeeper, frau Blucher -iiiiihhh!-. Young Frankenstein believes that the work of his grandfather is only crap, but when he discovers the book where the mad doctor described his reanimation experiment, he suddenly changes his mind...

Mame (1974)

Mame

  • 29%
  • G
  • 132 min
  • Musical

The film focuses on eccentric Mame Dennis, whose madcap life is disrupted when her deceased brother's son Patrick is entrusted to her care.

Thunderbolt and Lightfoot (1974)

Thunderbolt and Lightfoot

  • 86%
  • R
  • 115 min
  • Comedy

Thunderbolt and Lightfoot tells the tale of two outlaws, their friendship, and a robbery that goes awry. Eastwood's character, an ex-con and present-day cowtown preacher is hiding from his old partners who believe they were conned out of their share. So Eastwood finds himself reluctantly teaming up with Jeff Bridges's character, a young drifter who can help him escape.

The Longest Yard (1974)

The Longest Yard

  • 81%
  • R
  • 121 min
  • Comedy

A football player-turned-convict organizes a team of inmates to play against a team of prison guards. His dilemma is that the warden asks him to throw the game in return for an early release, but he is also concerned about the inmates' lack of self-esteem.

Lenny (1974)

Lenny

  • 100%
  • R
  • 111 min
  • Biography

The story of acerbic 1960s comic Lenny Bruce, whose groundbreaking, no-holds-barred style and social commentary was often deemed by the Establisment as too obscene for the public.

Phantom of the Paradise (1974)

Phantom of the Paradise

  • 95%
  • PG
  • 92 min
  • Comedy

Rock Opera version of Phantom Of The Opera with elements of Faust. Record producer Swan steals both the music and the girl (Phoenix) from composer Leach. Disfigured Leach plans revenge on Swan and his rock palace, The Paradise, and becomes The Phantom. Leach signs contract with Swan to complete rock opera based on the life of Faust for Phoenix. Double crossed by Swan who hires heavy metal singer Beef, Leach exacts his vengeance.

Foxy Brown (1974)

Foxy Brown

  • 56%
  • 94 min
  • Action

A sexy black woman, Foxy Brown, seeks revenge when her government agent boyfriend Michael is shot down by gangsters led by the kinky couple of Steve Elias and Miss Katherine.

The Lords of Flatbush (1974)

The Lords of Flatbush

  • 67%
  • PG
  • 86 min
  • Comedy

Directed by Martin Davidson and Stephen Verona, The Lords of Flatbush is a low budget film starring Perry King, Henry Winkler and Sylvester Stallone (who also wrote additional dialog). Set in the late 1950s, the coming-of-age story follows four Brooklyn teenagers known as The Lords of Flatbush. The Lords chase girls, steal cars, play pool and hang out at a local malt shop. The film focuses on Chico (King) attempting to win over Jane (Susan Blakely), a girl who wants little to do with him, and...

Dark Star (1974)

Dark Star

  • 79%
  • G
  • 83 min
  • Comedy

A low-budget, sci-fi satire that focuses on a group of scientists whose mission is to destroy unstable planets. 20 years into their mission, they have battle their alien mascot, that resembles a beach ball, as well as a "sensitive" and intelligent bombing device that starts to question the meaning of its existence.

Flesh Gordon (1974)

Flesh Gordon

    • X
    • 78 min
    • Comedy

    Emperor Wang (the Perverted) is leader of the planet Porno and sends his mighty "Sex Ray" towards Earth, turning everyone into sex-mad fiends. Only one man can save the Earth, football player Flesh Gordon. Along with his girlfriend Dale Ardor and Professor Flexi-Jerkoff, they set off towards the source of the Sex Ray, unaware of the perils that face them!

    Female Trouble (1974)

    Female Trouble

    • 79%
    • NC-17
    • 92 min
    • Comedy

    A spoiled schoolgirl runs away from home, gets pregnant while hitchhiking, and ends up as a fashion model for a pair of beauticians who like to photograph women committing crimes.

    The Sugarland Express (1974)

    The Sugarland Express

    • 92%
    • PG
    • 110 min
    • Adventure

    Lou-Jean, a blonde woman, tells her husband, who is imprisoned, to escape. They plan to kidnap their own child, who was placed with foster parents. The escape is partly successful, they take a hostage, who is a policeman and are pursued through to Texas...

    ...Altrimenti ci arrabbiamo! (1974)

    ...Altrimenti ci arrabbiamo!

      • G
      • 101 min
      • Action

      After a tied 1st place in a local stunt race, two drivers start a contest to decide who of them will own the prize, a dune buggy. But when a mobster destroys the car, they are determined to get it back.

      Big Bad Mama (1974)

      Big Bad Mama

      • 71%
      • R
      • 83 min
      • Action

      Wilma McClatchie (Dickinson) takes over her late lover's bootlegging business, but it isn't lucrative. She meets up with a bank robber, Fred (Skerritt), who invites her and her daughters in on his next big heist. After meeting a refined-yet-dishonest gambler (Shatner), Wilma recruits him along with Fred and her daughters to kidnap the daughter of a millionaire in the hopes of getting rich off the ransom.

      Sweet Movie (1974)

      Sweet Movie

      • 47%
      • 98 min
      • Comedy

      Miss World Virginity, who is nearly mute, endures a horrifically kinky honeymoon but soon escapes to a scatalogically inclined commune in Vienna. Meanwhile, a madwoman pilots a candy-stuffed boat down a river. Yugoslavian director Dusan Makavajev intercuts these two wild tales with shocking footage of Nazi medical experimentation.

      11 Harrowhouse (1974)

      11 Harrowhouse

        • 94 min
        • Comedy

        A small time diamond merchant jumps at the chance to supervise the purchase and cutting of a large first class diamond. But when the diamond is stolen from him, he is blackmailed into pulling off a major heist at the Diamond Exchange, located at 11 Harrowhouse.

        99 and 44/100% Dead (1974)

        99 and 44/100% Dead

          • PG
          • 98 min
          • Action

          Elderly mobster Edmond O'Brien hires a hit man to eliminate his rival. There are albino alligators, skillful chase scenes, and Chuck Connors as a one-handed psycho who can fit various deadly weapons on his stumpy arm. Written by Ørnås

          Alice Goodbody (1974)

          Alice Goodbody

            • 80 min
            • Comedy

            Sharon Kelly plays a naive waitress who sleeps her ways to bigger and bigger roles in a musical adaptation of Julius Caesar, only to suffer some form of physical calamity every time the camera's role.

            All Screwed Up (1974)

            All Screwed Up

              • PG
              • 105 min
              • Comedy

              A group of immigrants from the south of Italy live collectively in the Milano's suburbia in the 1974. Not only they share the house, but also hopes and troubles that in those years where part of the Italian society. Loves and fights among them are the mirror of the difficult environment in which the poor south Italians found themselves in the 70s in the industrial cities of north Italy. Written by 1felco