[dropcap size=small]F[/dropcap]irst of all, this list doesn’t included all the self proclaimed laughter riots that filmmakers makes this days. We only included those films where comedy was central to the plot and that we felt were truly funny. So here is Crizic’s list of 10 greatest comedy movies in Bollywood.
10. Dulhe Raja
Well we can all agree with one thing, the actors in this movie had the most amazing comic timing ever displayed on screen. The legendary trio of Kadar Khan, Govinda and Johnny Lever made people laugh till their stomach ached.
9. Golmaal: Fun Unlimited
You cut out any scene, any scene from this movie and watch that. It is least likely that you wont laugh. Such is the amazingness of Golmal: Fun Unlimited. This modern classic finds its place on number 9 on greatest Bollywood movies of all time.
Only Kamal Hassan has the quality to be silent and make people laugh. This silent movie marks its place on number 8 on this list.
7. Munna Bhai MBBS
They say laughter is the best medicine, so here comes Dr. Murli Prasad Sharma to cure you. He may not be the brightest, he may not be the most polite, he may not even be an actual doctor but he will put a smile on your face and make you forget all your problems.
If you will watch this movie now, you wont really laugh as much. The reason is all the jokes which have been originated from this movie have been done to death. But still this grand daddy of Indian comedy movies finds its place on number 6.
This classic 70’s flick is regarded by many as undoubtedly the greatest Bollywood comedy movie of all times. Utpal Dutt is mostly remembered for his role as a strict boss and a person who holds the qualities of the Raj era to his heart, and in the process creating a generation gap between himself and the entire world. The “Double Role” played by the next door boy Amol Palekar in order to cover his real colors in front of his boss and his girlfriend makes a riot of a script such that you will remember for a long time.
4. Hera Pheri
Well, off-course. This movie had to be here, right? 15 years have passed and it still feels new that is the legacy of this movie.
The comedic genius of Kishore Kumar, Mehmood and Sunil Dutt made this hilarious movie even more awesome.
2. Andaz Apna Apna
The greatest cult comedy ever ‘Andaz Apna Apna’ is yet to be bettered. It is second only to:
1. Jaane bhi do yaaron
There can be no debates, no disputes nothing. Jaane bhi do yaaro is the greatest Bollywood comedy of all time, because Draupadi tere akele ki nai hai, hum sabhi share holder hain.