1998 Comedy Movies

Where's Marlowe? (1998)

Where's Marlowe?

  • 17%
  • R
  • 101 min
  • Comedy

After making a 3-hour fiasco about New York City's water supply, a two-man film crew decides to take it up a notch by documenting life in the private investigator offices of "Boone and Murphy". Cheating husbands and missing dogs fail to bring in the big bucks however, and after sleeping with the wife of one of their clients Murphy leaves. To stop Boone from having to close down the business the two film-makers must resort to a hands-on approach in the investigations to ensure...

Wide Awake (1998)

Wide Awake

  • 40%
  • PG
  • 88 min
  • Comedy

Lately, young Joshua A. Beal (Cross) has been having a hard time just waking up in the morning. Up until now, his life has been all about Batman action figures, Ninja turtle cartoons and Captain Crunch cereal. But not any more. It's the first day of fifth grade, and he's finally decided it's time to wake up and discover life. It's been several months since his beloved grandfather (Loggia) passed away, and while everyone else seems certain his Grandpa is in good hands, Joshua just isn't sure. No...

Wilbur Falls (1998)

Wilbur Falls

    • R
    • 95 min
    • Drama

    A teen gives her graduation address and reveals her involvement in the disappearance of one her classmates, a boy who had taunted her. The film then moves into flashback to tell the story. Danny Aiello appears as her unorthodox, but compassionate, father. Written by John Sacksteder <[email protected]>

    With Friends Like These (1998)

    With Friends Like These

    • 50%
    • R
    • 105 min
    • Comedy

    With Friends Like These is a sereo-comedic look at a group of best friends who happen to be working in everyone's second profession - show business. These friends, four poker playing buddies, are in fact character actors, the anonymous working stiffs of Hollywood who wish for something more, something beyond the inconsequential roles they so often play. Along with their wives, kids, and girlfriends, they are dreamers from the burbs and neighborhoods who sometimes stop at nothing to reach...

    Woo (1998)


    • 7%
    • R
    • 84 min
    • Comedy

    With a flip of her hair and a twirl of her skirt, Darlene "Woo" Bates is more than just a drop-dead beauty with a notorious knack for turning men into mush. She's one woman who's not afraid to take what she wants. Dare to hang on to her skirt tails, and you've entered Woo's world.

    Yellow (1998)


      • R
      • 90 min
      • Comedy

      Eight friends in Los Angeles spend their last evening together as they face graduation from high school and the onset of their adult lives. One of them gets in unexpected trouble when he loses a large sum of his dad's money. The friends rally together to attempt to raise the money back in one evening in a wild and desperate scavenger hunt. Written by <[email protected]>

      You Lucky Dog (1998)

      You Lucky Dog

        • Unrated
        • 89 min
        • Comedy

        Man leaves his fortune to his dog and its psychiatrist.

        Your Friends & Neighbors (1998)

        Your Friends & Neighbors

          • NC-17
          • 100 min
          • Comedy

          Unhappy couples fall apart and hop into other beds with other people.

          Zero Effect (1998)

          Zero Effect

            • R
            • 116 min
            • Comedy

            Daryl Zero (Bill Pullman), private detective, has taken the 20th century artform of complete detachment to its zenith. He is a mysterious man who maintains no personal connections, no foolish passions, no . . . well, no real life to speak of. He has only his work - and his sharply-honed powers of impartial observation have sealed his rep as the world's most effective criminal investigator.

            A classic murder mystery with a comically dysfunctional detective hero at its center, marks the...

            Zirkus Palestina (1998)

            Zirkus Palestina

              • Unrated
              • 83 min
              • Drama

              Israel's submission for the Academy Award for Best Foreign Language Film in 1998