That’s Some Canon, Pt. 2

Scalzi’s listing the canons from the other genres which also have Rough Guides (like his own The Rough Guide to Sci-Fi Movies). Bold the ones you’ve seen. Today is the comedy canon, behind the cut.

All About Eve
Annie Hall
The Apartment
Austin Powers: International Man of Mystery
Blazing Saddles
Bringing Up Baby
Broadcast News

Caddyshack (I know, I know!)
Le diner de con
Dr. Strangelove: Or How I Learned to Stop Worrying and Love the Bomb
Dodgeball: A True Underdog Story
Duck Soup
Ferris Bueller’s Day Off
Four Weddings and a Funeral
The General
The Gold Rush
Good Morning Vietnam
The Graduate
Groundhog Day
A Hard Day’s Night
His Girl Friday
Kind Hearts and Coronets
The Lady Killers
Local Hero

Monty Python’s Life of Brian
National Lampoon’s Animal House
The Odd Couple
The Producers
Raising Arizona
Shaun of the Dead

A Shot in the Dark
Some Like it Hot
Strictly Ballroom
Sullivan’s Travels
There’s Something About Mary
This is Spinal Tap
To Be or Not to Be
Toy Story

Les vacances de M. Hulot
When Harry Met Sally…
Withnail and I

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