Four Decades of Comedy

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Every year, April marks National Humor Month. What better way to celebrate at your Vista del Rey apartment than watching a time-tested comedy movie! Invite friends over and enjoy a good laugh with good company here in Tacoma, WA. Check out our movie suggestions below:

 

Monty Python and the Holy Grail (1975)

“History is turned on its comic head when, in 10th century England, King Arthur travels the countryside to find knights who will join him at the Round Table in Camelot. Gathering up the men is a tale in itself but after a bit of a party at Camelot, many decide to leave only to be stopped by God who sends them on a quest: to find the Holy Grail.”

 

The Princess Bride (1987)

“While home sick in bed, a young boy's grandfather reads him a story called The Princess Bride.”

 

Groundhog Day (1993)

“A weather man is reluctantly sent to cover a story about a weather forecasting "rat" (as he calls it). This is his fourth year on the story, and he makes no effort to hide his frustration. On awaking the 'following' day he discovers that it's Groundhog Day again, and again, and again. First he uses this to his advantage, then comes the realization that he is doomed to spend the rest of eternity in the same place, seeing the same people do the same thing EVERY day.”

 

Clueless (1995)

“A rich high school student tries to boost a new pupil's popularity, but reckons without affairs of the heart getting in the way.”

 

Meet the Parents (2000)

“Male nurse Greg Focker meets his girlfriend's parents before proposing, but her suspicious father is every date's worst nightmare.”

 

Mean Girls (2004)

“Cady Heron is a hit with The Plastics, the A-list girl clique at her new school, until she makes the mistake of falling for Aaron Samuels, the ex-boyfriend of alpha Plastic Regina George.”

 

Pitch Perfect (2012)

“Beca, a freshman at Barden University, is cajoled into joining The Bellas, her school's all-girls singing group. Injecting some much needed energy into their repertoire, The Bellas take on their male rivals in a campus competition.”

 

What’s your favorite comedy? Let us know in the comments below!