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7 Best Parody Movies Of All Time – Fun With Satire!

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Ridhika Gupta
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You must be knowing many famous standup comedians (like Jerry Seinfeld from Australia and Kapil Sharma from India) who are so fine at their work that even if you give them a serious political issue, they’ll still come up with something chucklesome out of it. Well, this is an art. And this art form is named parody in the world of movies. There are many movies that are comedy subgenres commonly known as Parody movies. Satire is a word that defines parody!! 

The Little Train Robbery was the very first parody movie that came out in 1905. Parody movies are extremely humorous and earn good profit at the box office. So if you are tired of watching regular comedy movies, then you must try out something different like the best  Parody Movies Of All Time. They have a solid story, a rising issue, they include mimicking the pre-existing characters in a funny way, also contain a concerning topic and truckloads of witty humor.

Here I have mentioned the best Parody Movies Of All Time. On this list, you will find Airplane, What We Do In The Shadow, Young Frankenstein, Shaun of The Dead, Galaxy Quest, Deadpool, Tropic Thunder, Spaceballs. 

Know more about these movies, like their release dates, the genre, the directors, the box office collection, and many more in this post.

7 Best Parody Movies Of All Time

You can’t miss out on watching these amazing parody flicks if you love sensible comedy. We have made this list keeping the viewers in mind. These movies are for all age groups. You can watch these movies with your family and friends.

Airplane!

 Best Parody Movies Of All Time; Airplane!
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This is an American Parody movie that was released on July 2, 1980. Jim Abrahams, Jerry Zucker, and David Zucker are the directors of this movie and Jon Davison is the producer. This movie is the depiction of a disaster movie called “Zero Hour!”. This movie is highly enjoyed by the audiences for its humor, verbal punches, and slapstick comedy. This movie bagged a box office collection of $171 million for a set budget of $3.5 million. This movie even won the award for best comedy movie ever.

What We Do In The Shadows

 Best Parody Movies Of All Time; What We Do In The Shadows
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This is more of a fictional turned documentary series filled with comedy and horror. In short, it’s a Mockumentary. Jemaine Clement is the creator of this series. This series is taken from the storybook of the same name written by Jemaine Clement and Taika Waititi. The series has 2 seasons and 20 episodes till now. It was released on March 27, 2019. It’s a Vampire story. Adjusting their ancient lifestyle four vampires try to mix up with the modern world. This is one of the best parody movies of all time.

Young Frankenstein

 Best Parody Movies Of All Time; Young Frankenstein
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This is an American horror-comedy genre movie. It is based on the novel Frankenstein written by Mary Shelley. It was ranked in the top twenty most favorite movies by its critics. This was released on December 15, 1974, in the United States. Mel Brooks is the director of this movie and Michael Gruskoff is the producer. It did a box office collection of $86.2 million for a set budget of $2.78 million. This film got nominated for the best-adapted screenplay.

Shaun of The Dead

 Best Parody Movies Of All Time; Shaun of the Dead
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Shaun of the Dead is a horror-comedy movie released on 24th September 2004 in the United States. This movie is available in the English language. Edgar Wright is the director of this movie and Nira Park is the producer. This is a zombie movie that will for sure scare you and will make you laugh at the same time. The film did a box office collection of $30 million for a set budget of $6.1 million. There are many social messages hidden in this movie.

Galaxy Quest

 Best Parody Movies Of All Time; Galaxy Quest
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Laugh your hearts out with this amazing sci-fi comedy-parody movie from American studios. Dean Parisot is the director of the movie and Charles Newbirth and Mark Johnson are the producers. The movie was released on December 25, 1999, in the United States in English. This movie made a box office collection of $90.7 million for a set budget of $45 million.

Deadpool

 Best Parody Movies Of All Time; Deadpool
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Deadpool is the most loved and funny superhero movie from Marvel Studios. Tim Miller is the director of this movie and Simon Kinberg, Lauren, and Ryan Reynolds are the producers. This movie is adapted from the book called Deadpool written by Fabian Nicieza and Rob Liefeld. The movie was released on February 12, 2016, in the United States in English. This movie made a huge commendable earning of $782.6 million on the box office for a set budget of $58 million. This is one of the best parody movies of all time.

Tropic Thunder

 Best Parody Movies Of All Time; Tropic Thunder
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Missing the satire? Here’s the movie filled with satirical action comedy-drama. Ben Stiller is the director of this movie and Stuart Cornfeld is the producer. This movie shows the story of a film shooting in which the director leaves his cast wandering alone in the jungle, where they have to survive alone by using their acting skills. This movie was released on 13th August 2008 in three countries – the United States, Germany, and the United Kingdom. This movie bagged a box office collection of $195.7 million for a set budget of $92 million.

Conclusion

Update your binge-watching list with something extraordinary and enjoy the outcomes. If you have watched any other parody movies that you really liked, do share with us the names in the comments section below. Until then laugh out louder!!

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