1991 Comedy Movies

Hook (1991)

Hook

  • 29%
  • PG
  • 144 min
  • Adventure

Peter Pan (Williams) has grown up to be a cut-throat merger and acquisitions lawyer, and is married to Wendy's granddaughter. Captain Hook (Hoffman) kidnaps his children, and Peter returns to Never Land with Tinkerbell (Roberts). With the help of her and the Lost Boys, he must remember how to be Peter Pan again in order to save his children by battling with Captain Hook once again.

The Addams Family (1991)

The Addams Family

  • 60%
  • PG-13
  • 99 min
  • Comedy

For 25 years uncle Fester has been missing. An evil doctor finds out and introduces a fake Fester in an attempt to get the Adams Family's money. The youngest daughter has some doubts as to the sincerity of the new uncle Fester. The fake uncle adapts very well to the strange family. Can the doctor carry out her evil plans and take over the Adams Family's fortune?

My Girl (1991)

My Girl

  • 50%
  • PG
  • 102 min
  • Drama

Vada Sultenfuss is obsessed with death. Her mother is dead, and her father runs a funeral parlor. She is also in love with her English teacher, and joins a poetry class over the summer just to impress him. Thomas J., her best friend, is "allergic to everything", and sticks with Vada despite her hangups. When Vada's father hires Shelly, a makeup expert, in his funeral parlor, and begins to fall in love with her, Vada is outraged and does everything in her power to split them up.

Don't Tell Mom the Babysitter's Dead (1991)

Don't Tell Mom the Babysitter's Dead

  • 33%
  • PG-13
  • 102 min
  • Comedy

Five kids are left home when their mother leaves town on a three-month vacation, only to have their geriatric babysitter die of a heart attack, leading to the eldest teen, Sue Ellen, to scam her way into taking a job at a hip Los Angeles fashion company to feed and support her needy siblings.

Fried Green Tomatoes (1991)

Fried Green Tomatoes

  • 83%
  • PG-13
  • 130 min
  • Drama

Evelyn Couch is having trouble in her marriage, and no one seems to take her seriously. While in a nursing home visiting relatives, she meets Ninny Threadgoode, an outgoing old woman, who tells her the story of Idgie Threadgoode, a young woman in 1920's Alabama. Through Idgie's inspiring life, Evelyn learns to be more assertive and builds a lasting friendship of her own with Ninny.

Father of the Bride (1991)

Father of the Bride

  • 73%
  • PG
  • 105 min
  • Comedy

George Banks (Steve Martin) is an ordinary, middle-class man whose 21 year-old daughter Annie (Kimberly Williams) has decided to marry a man (George Newbern) from an upper-class family, but George can't think of what life would be like without his daughter. He becomes slightly insane, but his wife (Diane Keaton) tries to make him happy for Annie, but when the wedding takes place at their home and a foreign wedding planner (Martin Short) takes over the ceremony, George must try to handle the...

The Fisher King (1991)

The Fisher King

  • 84%
  • R
  • 137 min
  • Comedy

A turbulent mix of tragic comedy and myth told by director Terry Gilliam. Two troubled men face their terrible destinies and events of their past as they join together on a mission to find the Holy Grail and thus to save themselves.

Nothing But Trouble (1991)

Nothing But Trouble

    • PG-13
    • 94 min
    • Adventure

    Stock market millionaire Chris Thorne and investment lawyer Diane Lightson are headed to Atlantic City when they take the wrong exit off the New Jersey Turnpike. A local cop stops them for speeding in a curious town, where they're brought before 106-year-old Judge Alvin Valkenheiser. But the old man's punishment turns out to be as bizarre as he is.

    Career Opportunities (1991)

    Career Opportunities

    • 38%
    • PG-13
    • 83 min
    • Comedy

    Josie, the daughter of the town's wealthiest businessman, faces problems at home and wishes to leave home, but is disorientated. Her decision is finalized after she falls asleep in a Target dressing room, and awakes to find that she is locked in the store overnight with the janitor, Jim, the town "no hoper" and liar. A decision to go to L.A. is established, but first they must get through the night. A relationship develops, only to be interrupted by a break in by two petty criminals.

    Bill and Ted's Bogus Journey (1991)

    Bill and Ted's Bogus Journey

      • PG
      • 93 min
      • Adventure

      For many years now, at Bill and Ted University of the future, the people of the world have been excellent to each other. But fed-up with Bill and Ted's peaceful world and even more fed up with heavy metal, Chuck De Nomolos decides to do something about it. De Nomolos creates cyborg versions of Bill and Ted, who travel back to 1990 with orders to kill the human versions of Bill and Ted, win the Battle of the Bands, and pave the way for De Nomolos to take over the future. In 1990, Bill and Ted...

      Drop Dead Fred (1991)

      Drop Dead Fred

      • 7%
      • PG-13
      • 103 min
      • Comedy

      When Elizabeth returns to her mother's home after her marriage breaks up, she recreates her imaginary childhood friend, Fred, to escape from the trauma of losing her husband and her job. In between the chaos and mayhem that Fred creates, Elizabeth attempts to win back her husband and return to normality.

      Teenage Mutant Ninja Turtles II: The Secret of the Ooze (1991)

      Teenage Mutant Ninja Turtles II: The Secret of the Ooze

        • PG
        • 88 min
        • Action

        The turtles find out where the Ooze, the substance which made them mutate, came from. Unfortunately Shredder learns about it too, and uses it to enhance himself. So the turtles have to prove again who's the better ninja fighter.

        Barton Fink (1991)

        Barton Fink

        • 91%
        • R
        • 116 min
        • Drama

        New York intellectual playwright Barton Fink comes to Hollywood to work as a screenwriter. Staying in the eerie Hotel Earle, Barton develops severe writer's block when his studio boss orders the serious-minded Barton to write a low budget wrestling movie. His neighbor, jovial insurance salesman Charlie Meadows, tries to help, but Barton continues to struggle as a bizarre sequence of events distracts him even further from his task.

        What About Bob? (1991)

        What About Bob?

        • 82%
        • PG
        • 99 min
        • Comedy

        A new patient appears at a psychotherapist's door. He has every possible insecurity in the world. The amazingly successful shrink gives him a copy of his new book and goes off on vacation. Bob, the patient, discovers where the doctor has gone and appears at the vacation site, forever changing the shrink's family relationships.

        City Slickers (1991)

        City Slickers

        • 90%
        • PG-13
        • 112 min
        • Comedy

        Mitch is a middle aged big-city radio ads salesman. He and his friends Ed and Phil are having mid-life crisis. They decide the best birthday gift is to go on a two week holiday in the wild west driving cattle from New Mexico to Colorado. There they meet cowboy Curly who not only teaches them how to become real cowboys, but also one or two other things about life in the open air of the west.

        Hot Shots! (1991)

        Hot Shots!

        • 83%
        • PG-13
        • 84 min
        • Action

        Topper Harley, a top gun fighter pilot, is recalled to serve on the SS Essess. Topper's mission is to destroy Saddam Hussein's nuclear plants. Unfortunately, Topper is psychologically imbalanced and is sure to crack under pressure.

        The Commitments (1991)

        The Commitments

        • 88%
        • R
        • 118 min
        • Comedy

        Jimmy Rabbitte, just a tick out of school, gets a brilliant idea: to put a soul band together in Barrytown, his slum home in north Dublin. First he needs musicians and singers: things slowly start to click when he finds three fine-voiced females virtually in his back yard, a lead singer (Deco) at a wedding, and, responding to his ad, an aging trumpet player, Joey "The Lips" Fagan.

        Rosencrantz & Guildenstern Are Dead (1991)

        Rosencrantz & Guildenstern Are Dead

          • PG
          • 117 min
          • Comedy

          Two minor characters from the play, "Hamlet" stumble around unaware of their scripted lives and unable to deviate from them.

          Necessary Roughness (1991)

          Necessary Roughness

            • PG-13
            • 108 min
            • Comedy

            When the Texas Southern Armadillos football team is disqualified for cheating and poor grades, the University is forced to pick from a team that actually goes to school. Will they even win a single game?

            Hudson Hawk (1991)

            Hudson Hawk

            • 22%
            • R
            • 100 min
            • Action

            Eddie Hawkins, called Hudson Hawk has just been released from ten years of prison and is planning to spend the rest of his life honestly. But then the crazy Mayflower couple blackmail him to steal some of the works of Leonardo da Vinci. If he refuses, they threaten to kill his friend Tommy.