Essential "feel good" comedies to own

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Miracle of Morgan's Creek [VHS]
1.  Miracle of Morgan's Creek [VHS] VHS Eddie Bracken
The list author says:
  "Amazing ensemble performance. My absolute favorite.  DVD s/b soon."
$7.47   Used & New from: $1.98
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Forrest Gump (Two-Disc Special Collector's Edition)
2.  Forrest Gump (Two-Disc Special Collector's Edition) DVD ~ Tom Hanks
The list author says:
  "As much a comedy as a drama. One of the best films of all time."
$6.59   Used & New from: $0.01
4.6 out of 5 stars  See all reviews (1,720 customer reviews) | 12 customer discussions

My Cousin Vinny
3.  My Cousin Vinny DVD ~ Joe Pesci
The list author says:
  "Amazing timing, wonderful performances. You'll never think of Bambi the same way."
$18.99   Used & New from: $0.01
4.7 out of 5 stars  See all reviews (962 customer reviews) | 1 customer discussion

Moonstruck
4.  Moonstruck DVD ~ Cher
The list author says:
  "Fabulous ensemble piece. Cage is a scream. For those who love NYC."
$8.88   Used & New from: $0.01
4.6 out of 5 stars  See all reviews (1,006 customer reviews)

The Quiet Man (Collector's Edition)
5.  The Quiet Man (Collector's Edition) DVD ~ John Wayne
The list author says:
  "Another great set of characters & the fight is a classic."
$14.98   Used & New from: $0.91
4.5 out of 5 stars  See all reviews (1,513 customer reviews) | 5 customer discussions

King of Hearts
6.  King of Hearts DVD ~ Alan Bates
The list author says:
  "Unique, charming, unforgettable."
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4.7 out of 5 stars  See all reviews (125 customer reviews)

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Good Morning, Vietnam
7.  Good Morning, Vietnam DVD ~ Robin Williams
The list author says:
  "Robin Williams is an amazing actor who also happens to be very funny."
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4.8 out of 5 stars  See all reviews (928 customer reviews) | 2 customer discussions

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Three Men and a Cradle [VHS]
8.  Three Men and a Cradle [VHS] VHS Roland Giraud
The list author says:
  "The original was a riot!  I hope it's reissued in DVD with subtitles soon."
$4.95   Used & New from: $1.80
4.3 out of 5 stars  See all reviews (3 customer reviews)

Legally Blonde
9.  Legally Blonde DVD ~ Reese Witherspoon
The list author says:
  "Just for fun...."
$5.70   Used & New from: $0.01
4.4 out of 5 stars  See all reviews (753 customer reviews) | 1 customer discussion

Amelie
10.  Amelie DVD ~ Audrey Tautou
The list author says:
  "Quirky, clever and fun!"
$18.57   Used & New from: $0.01
4.6 out of 5 stars  See all reviews (1,997 customer reviews) | 6 customer discussions

National Lampoon's Christmas Vacation (Special Edition)
11.  National Lampoon's Christmas Vacation (Special Edition) DVD ~ Chevy Chase
The list author says:
  "I laugh until I cry every time!"
$10.99   Used & New from: $0.01
4.7 out of 5 stars  See all reviews (4,611 customer reviews) | 5 customer discussions

True Lies
12.  True Lies DVD ~ Arnold Schwarzenegger
The list author says:
  "You gotta love Jamie Lee Curtis in this one!"
$13.49   Used & New from: $0.01
4.4 out of 5 stars  See all reviews (405 customer reviews) | 2 customer discussions

Pirates of the Caribbean: The Curse of the Black Pearl (Two-Disc Collector's Edition)
13.  Pirates of the Caribbean: The Curse of the Black Pearl (Two-Disc Collector's Edition) DVD ~ Johnny Depp
The list author says:
  "Johnny Depp makes this movie into something special."
$9.08   Used & New from: $0.01
4.6 out of 5 stars  See all reviews (2,437 customer reviews) | 11 customer discussions

Victor/Victoria
14.  Victor/Victoria DVD ~ Julie Andrews
The list author says:
  "A musical that's a fantastic ensemble comedy."
$19.98   Used & New from: $2.82
4.8 out of 5 stars  See all reviews (437 customer reviews)

Bus Stop
15.  Bus Stop DVD ~ Marilyn Monroe
The list author says:
  "Somehow it works and she stays with you."
Used & New from: $2.51
4.1 out of 5 stars  See all reviews (140 customer reviews)

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Sleeper
16.  Sleeper DVD ~ Woody Allen
The list author says:
  "The funniest of Woody Allen's early movies."
$9.05   Used & New from: $2.39
4.4 out of 5 stars  See all reviews (162 customer reviews)

Monty Python and the Holy Grail (Special Edition)
17.  Monty Python and the Holy Grail (Special Edition) DVD ~ Graham Chapman
The list author says:
  "Can't help it, it still makes me laugh."
$4.75   Used & New from: $0.01
4.6 out of 5 stars  See all reviews (1,420 customer reviews) | 10 customer discussions

Harold and Maude
18.  Harold and Maude DVD ~ Ruth Gordon
The list author says:
  "Something to think about during a boring conversation with your mother."
$7.99   Used & New from: $2.06
4.7 out of 5 stars  See all reviews (991 customer reviews) | 1 customer discussion

Happy Gilmore
19.  Happy Gilmore DVD ~ Adam Sandler
The list author says:
  "I laugh thinking about this one."
$4.69   Used & New from: $0.01
4.5 out of 5 stars  See all reviews (408 customer reviews)

M*A*S*H
20.  M*A*S*H DVD ~ Donald Sutherland
The list author says:
  "Funny but dark. Definitely not made for TV."
$18.99   Used & New from: $3.24
4.5 out of 5 stars  See all reviews (827 customer reviews) | 3 customer discussions

Blazing Saddles
21.  Blazing Saddles DVD ~ Cleavon Little
The list author says:
  "A classic - attempts to offend everyone, in a fun way."
$9.98   Used & New from: $0.01
4.6 out of 5 stars  See all reviews (1,519 customer reviews) | 7 customer discussions

The In-Laws
22.  The In-Laws DVD ~ Peter Falk
The list author says:
  "The original is so good - how can you beat it?"
$49.99   Used & New from: $9.98
4.6 out of 5 stars  See all reviews (206 customer reviews) | 2 customer discussions

Freshman [VHS]
23.  Freshman [VHS] VHS Marlon Brando
The list author says:
  "Creative and offbeat. The perfect part for Matthew Broderick."
$1.88   Used & New from: $0.01
4.5 out of 5 stars  See all reviews (89 customer reviews)

Bananas
24.  Bananas DVD ~ Woody Allen
The list author says:
  "It still makes me laugh out loud."
$30.77   Used & New from: $5.67
4.3 out of 5 stars  See all reviews (86 customer reviews)

A Christmas Story (Two-Disc Special Edition)
25.  A Christmas Story (Two-Disc Special Edition) DVD ~ Peter Billingsley
The list author says:
  "Deserves a "major award.""
$10.00   Used & New from: $0.01
4.7 out of 5 stars  See all reviews (3,406 customer reviews) | 9 customer discussions

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Quiet Man, is there a DVD that is in wide-screen??? 3 Mar 10, 2015
Quietman Collectors ed. 0 May 22, 2014
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No slipcover/outer sleeve? 10 Jan 5, 2013
The Quiet Man on DVD 6 Jul 26, 2012
Edited version 0 May 8, 2012
DVD is available 0 Feb 9, 2012
Aspect ratio 1 Nov 25, 2011
$13 at Best Buy with Slipcover (thru 6/4/11) 0 Jun 1, 2011
Tha Quiet Man 1 Mar 18, 2011
Region encoding? 0 Nov 19, 2010
 
   

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