We all feel sad. Luckily, there are many good movies that can put a smile on your face. Here are some of the top ones from the list.
What is it about: When all the colleges rejected their application, a group of high school students decided to create a fake college. However, what they did not expect was more people like them enrolling.
Director: Steve Pink
Writers: Adam Cooper, Bill Collage, and Mark Perez
Cast: Justin Long, Lewis Black, Blake Lively, Anthony Heald, and Jonah Hill
The Little Rascals
What is it about: This timeless classic based on the TV show Our Gang, tells the story of a group of young kids who are out wrapped up inn whacky antics.
Director: Penelope Spheeris
Writers: Paul Guay, Stephen Mazur, and Penelope Spheeris
Cast: Travis Tedford, Jordan Warkol, Zachary Mabry, Kevin Jamal Woods, and Bug Hall
What is it about: This R-rated high school comedy is filled to the brim with equal parts humor and heats. Telling the tale of the sweet friendship between Micheal Cera and Jonah Hill.
Director: Greg Mottola
Writers: Seth Rogen & Evan Goldberg
Cast: Michael Cera, Jonah Hill, Emma Stone, Seth Rogen, Christopher Mintz-Plasse, and Bill Hader
The Death of Stalin
What is it about: After reining in power for more than 30 years, the Soviet dictator Josef Stalin falls ill and dies unexpectedly. Trying to cease power, the members of the Council of Ministers are scrambling.
Director: Armando Iannucci
Writers: Armando Iannucci, David Schneider, Olga Kurylenko, Ian Martin
Cast: Steve Buscemi, Jeffrey Tambor, Rupert Friend, Michael Palin, Jason Isaacs, Andrea Riseborough, Paddy Considine, Simon Russell Beale.
What is it about: Lady Bird marks the directorial debut of Greta Gerwig. The coming-of-age movie is about a Christine, a young girl who struggles with boys at a Catholic high school and also with her parents.
Director: Greta Gerwig
Writers: Greta Gerwig
Cast: Timothee Chalamet, Beanie Feldstein, Lucas Hedges, Laurie Metcalf, Stephen Henderson, Tracy Letts, Saoirse Ronan.
Dolemite Is My Name
What is it about: The movie that marked the return of comedy king Eddie Murphy and one of his most powerful performances. Telling the tale of true story of Rudy Ray Moore and his hit standup character “Dolemite” , this movie is a must watch.
Director: Craig Brewer
Writers: Scott Alexander and Larry Karaszewski
Cast: Eddie Murphy, Wesley Snipes, Da’Vine Joy Randolph, Mike Epps, Keegan-Michael Key, and Titus Burgess
Scott Pilgrim vs. The World
What is it about: When it was first released, Edgar Wrights comic book adaptation did not resonate much with fans. However, the movie went of grown its own cult following. Some even say it is the most accurate comic book adaption ever.
Director: Edgar Wright
Writers: Michael Bacall & Edgar Wright
Cast: Michael Cera, Mary Elizabeth Winstead, Johnny Simmons, Alison Pill, Mark Webber, Ellen Wong, Aubrey Plaza, Kieran Culkin, Anna Kendrick, Jason Schwartzman.
A Futile and Stupid Gesture
What is it about: Chronicling the origins of National Lampoon magazine, the movie follows, Doug Kenny, a free spirited man and the co founder of the magazine. This Netflix original is equal parts sad and funny.
Director: David Wain
Writers: John Aboud and Michael Colton
Cast: Will Forte, Ed Helms, Max Greenfield, Domhnall Gleeson, Martin Mull, Thomas Lennon, Matt Walsh, Neil Casey, Matt Lucas, Emmy Rossum, Joel McHale, Paul Scheer, Natasha Lyonne, Jon Daly
Eurovision Song Contest: The Story of Fire Saga
What is it about: Eurovision Song Contest: The Story of Fire Saga is not another dumb comedy movies. The movie has some genuine sweet and emotional moments.
Director: David Dobkin
Writers: Will Ferrell and Andrew Steele
Cast: Will Ferrell, Rachel McAdams, Pierce Brosnan, Dan Stevens, and Demi Lovato
The Incredible Jessica James
What is it about: Jessica James is not as incredible as the title wants you to believe. She is selfish and naive. However, there is a passionate, raw and ambitious side to her that is sure to win your hearts. Stream and watch her tale.
Director: Jim Strouse
Writers: Jim Strouse
Cast: Jessica Williams, LaKeith Stanfield, Noël Wells, Taliyah Whitaker