50 Best IMDb Rated Comedies on Netflix Japan

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Last updated: 2019-07-20

If you’re looking for something funny to watch and relax at the end of day, let this list guide you right. It's a curated list of 50 best IMDb rated comedies on Netflix Japan streaming right now. The list has it all types of funny movies from raunchy sex farces, witty social satires, to pitch-black dark comedies, the streaming service has plenty of movies to watch when you're tired of bummers, sick of thinking, and just want to hear some jokes.

Snatch


Snatch 2000
IMDb:   8.3/10

Metacritic:   55/100

Genre:   Comedy, Crime

Available From:   2015-04-14

Year:   2000

Director(s):   Guy Ritchie

Unscrupulous boxing promoters, violent bookmakers, a Russian gangster, incompetent amateur robbers, and supposedly Jewish jewelers fight to track down a priceless stolen diamond.

Actor(s):   Alan Ford, Benicio Del Toro, Brad Pitt, Dennis Farina, Ewen Bremner, Jason Statham, Lennie James, Mike Reid, Rade Serbedzija, Robbie Gee, Vinnie Jones

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Amelie


Amelie 2001
IMDb:   8.3/10

Metacritic:   69/100

Genre:   Comedy, Romance

Available From:   2015-04-14

Year:   2001

Director(s):   Jean-Pierre Jeunet

When impish Amelie finds a long-hidden trove of toys behind a baseboard in her apartment, she's inspired to return the items to their original owner.

Actor(s):   Audrey Tautou, Claire Maurier, Clotilde Mollet, Dominique Pinon, Isabelle Nanty, Jamel Debbouze, Lorella Cravotta, Mathieu Kassovitz, Rufus, Serge Merlin

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Inglourious Basterds


Inglourious Basterds 2009
IMDb:   8.3/10

Metacritic:   69/100

Genre:   Comedy

Available From:   2015-04-14

Year:   2009

Director(s):   Eli Roth, Quentin Tarantino

A Jewish cinema owner in occupied Paris is forced to host a Nazi premiere, where a group of American soldiers called the Basterds plans a face-off.

Actor(s):   Brad Pitt, Diane Kruger

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The Truman Show


The Truman Show 1998
IMDb:   8.1/10

Metacritic:   90/100

Genre:   Comedy, Drama

Available From:   2015-04-14

Year:   1998

Director(s):   Peter Weir

Truman Burbank is the star of 'The Truman Show,' a 24-hour-a-day TV phenomenon that broadcasts every aspect of his life without his knowledge.

Actor(s):   Ed Harris, Jim Carrey, Laura Linney, Natascha McElhone

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The Intouchables


The Intouchables 2011
IMDb:   8.6/10

Metacritic:   57/100

Genre:   Biography, Comedy, Drama

Available From:   2015-04-14

Year:   2011

Director(s):   Aric Toledano, Olivier Nakache

Based on a true story, a quadriplegic aristocrat's world is turned upside down when he hires a good-humored ex-con as his caretaker.

Actor(s):   Francois Cluzet

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Ferris Bueller’s Day Off


Ferris Bueller's Day Off 1986
IMDb:   7.8/10

Metacritic:   61/100

Genre:   Comedy

Available From:   2015-04-14

Year:   1986

Director(s):   John Hughes

Ferris convinces his entire school he's at death's door, then hits the streets of Chicago with his girlfriend and best friend for a day of fun.

Actor(s):   Alan Ruck, Ben Stein, Charlie Sheen, Cindy Pickett, Edie McClurg, Jeffrey Jones, Jennifer Grey, Kristy Swanson, Lyman Ward, Matthew Broderick, Mia Sara

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Monty Python and the Holy Grail


Monty Python and the Holy Grail 1975
IMDb:   8.3/10

Metacritic:   93/100

Genre:   Comedy

Available From:   2018-04-14

Year:   1975

Director(s):   Terry Gilliam, Terry Jones

The Monty Python comedy clan skewers King Arthur and his Knights of the Round Table as they quest far and wide for the Holy Grail.

Actor(s):   Carol Cleveland, Connie Booth, Eric Idle, Graham Chapman, John Cleese, Michael Palin, Neil Innes, Terry Gilliam, Terry Jones

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Oh My God


Oh My God 2012
IMDb:   8.2/10

Metacritic:   tbd

Genre:   Comedy, Fantasy

Available From:   2015-04-14

Year:   2012

Director(s):   Umesh Shukla

Mumbai shopkeeper Kanji Bhai files a lawsuit against God when an earthquake destroys his store and his insurance policy won't cover the damage.

Actor(s):   Om Puri

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Monty Python’s Life of Brian


Monty Python's Life of Brian 1979
IMDb:   8.1/10

Metacritic:   75/100

Genre:   Comedy

Available From:   2018-04-14

Year:   1979

Director(s):   Terry Jones

Born in a stable in Judea, Brian grows up to join a group of anti-Roman zealots, but his fate keeps getting confused with that of a certain carpenter.

Actor(s):   Carol Cleveland, Eric Idle, Graham Chapman, John Cleese, Michael Palin, Terence Bayler, Terry Gilliam, Terry Jones

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Superbad


Superbad 2007
IMDb:   7.6/10

Metacritic:   76/100

Genre:   Comedy

Available From:   2015-04-14

Year:   2007

Director(s):   Greg Mottola

Two best friends' quest to buy booze for a party in the hopes of scoring with girls leads them on a series of wacky misadventures.

Actor(s):   Aviva Baumann, Bill Hader, Christopher Mintz-Plasse, Emma Stone, Joe Lo Truglio, Jonah Hill, Kevin Corrigan, Martha MacIsaac, Michael Cera, Seth Rogen

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